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Montana Western 2009 Convocation

UMW News Bureau

The University of Montana Western commenced its 116th academic year by welcoming the 2009 incoming freshman class Friday, Aug. 21, 2009. The convocation has become an end-of-summer tradition on campus.

The convocation welcomes incoming freshman to the campus.

"We expect a lot from you," Chancellor Richard Storey said during his address. "We have a lot to offer."

Chancellor Storey finished by urging the freshman class to stick with their educational journey at Montana Western.

"Remember, it's always to soon to quit. It's always too soon to quit."

Please click here for a photo gallery of Montana Western's 2009 Convocation.

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X oneMontana Western is the only public college in the country to offer a block scheduling program. We call this innovative program Experience One (X1).

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A remarkable celebration.

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Thank you to all who joined us to celebrate Experience One and the inauguration of Chancellor Beth Weatherby.

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UMW conducts national search for new provost.

The University of Montana Western has launched a national search for the provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs position.

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