Board Of Regents
Leaders of the state’s colleges and universities told the state Board of Regents on Thursday that pay equity and pressure from external markets continue to challenge their recruiting efforts, and they urged the board to explore a systemwide approach to resolve the issue.
MISSOULA — Three University of Montana employees are asking the state Board of Regents for approval to take a product developed at the school into the private sector, creating a potential new startup focused on children's education.
With a unanimous vote after passionate statements of support, the Montana University System Board of Regents approved Thursday the creation of new collaborative mental health research effort at Montana State University in Bozeman.
The Montana University System Board of Regents approved Thursday the $1.4 billion budget for the entire system, a number that includes budgets for the 16 universities, colleges and other institutions within the system.
The Montana University System Board of Regents approved two-year education plans, discussed new student programs and got updates on grants and other programs from campuses across the system on Wednesday.
HAVRE — Paul Tuss of Havre has been elected the chairman of the state Board of Regents, which oversees the Montana university system.
Gov. Steve Bullock announced on Wednesday the appointments of Martha Sheehy and Bill Johnstone to the Montana University System Board of Regents, filling seats vacant since earlier this year.
MISSOULA — When the National Association of Schools of Music visited the University of Montana in 2010, it found that facilities housing the School of Music failed to meet the expectations of a national program.
GREAT FALLS — The Montana Board of Regents has approved Montana State University’s plans to spend the first part of a $50 million gift from a private donor to plan and design a new College of Engineering building.
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Two of the seven positions on the Montana Board of Regents are open for appointment, bringing to three the number of seats Gov. Steve Bullock will have filled with a regent of his choosing in less than a year.
Montana Tech received approval from the Board of Regents on Friday to move forward to purchase property in Billings for one of its operations.
BOZEMAN — The state Board of Regents is meeting in Bozeman later this week in part to discuss ways to increase enrollment and graduation rates.
BOZEMAN — Montana State University plans to ask the state Board of Regents for permission to upgrade its honors program to an honors college.
BOZEMAN — The state Board of Regents has voted to broaden the university system's anti-discrimination policy to require campuses to ensure there's no discrimination based on gender identity or sexual orientation.
BUTTE — With their newly approved Ph.D. program in materials science, Montana Tech has positioned itself to make significant strides in its research capabilities. Those capabilities will also be enhanced by a new $10 million research center, which the Board of Regents also approved last week.
BUTTE — Montana Tech plans to either renovate or replace its swimming pool, which has been closed for about the past two years.
BUTTE —Montana Tech took a giant leap forward when the Montana Board of Regents approved a new doctoral program in materials science as part of a three-institution collaborative.
HELENA — On a mostly party-line vote of 26-23, the Montana Senate on Thursday refused to confirm former U.S. Rep. Pat Williams as a member of the state Board of Regents.
HELENA—The Montana Senate will debate and vote Thursday whether to confirm former U.S. Rep. Pat Williams as a member of the state Board of Regents.