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Standing in front of a mirror in an office on the Montana State University Billings campus, Rachel Walker, 17, sang a handful of warmup tunes, her voice soaring and dipping dramatically as music professor Doug Nagel hollered instructions.
HELENA — This week seniors at most high schools in Montana can apply to college for free.
What happens when 13 colleges and 57 businesses collaborate statewide to meet student and employer needs for job training?
Highlands College in Butte will receive $454,965 of a $25 million Department of Labor grant that will be divvied up among 12 other two-year colleges in Montana.
In the year since Montana’s two-year colleges changed their names, people in Billings have become accustomed to hearing about City College.
HELENA -- Anne Fairclough Mansfield, the daughter of former U.S. Sen. Mike Mansfield and his wife, Maureen, died last week in Washington, D.C. She was 74.
The committee searching for a new president of Dawson Community College in Glendive has its work cut out for it.
MISSOULA — The Board of Regents got a progress update on the University System's two-year colleges during its meeting this week.
Todd Buchanan, a member of the Montana Board of Regents from Billings, left, and John Cech, deputy commissioner for two-year and community college education with the Montana University System, listen to speakers during a Wednesday morning ceremony celebrating the renaming of the College of T…
Keith Emineth, a recent graduate of the Montana State University Billings College of Technology, likes his alma mater's new name.
The colleges of technology have always suffered from identity crises.
MISSOULA -- With oil drilling in Eastern Montana and North Dakota generating thousands of new jobs, the Montana University System is trying to figure out how to get involved in the boom.
Faculty, staff and administrators at the University of Montana College of Technology are trying to find consensus on a new name for the school.
Everyone will have to wait a little longer to find out what the new names for the state’s five colleges of technology will be.
What should the new name be for Montana State University Billings College of Technology?
On Monday morning, University of Montana College of Technology Dean Barry Good submitted his plan for future changes and rebranding at the two-year school.
It's no small matter to rename a college. The new name should be meaningful to students and easy for them and other community members to associate with the institution.
HELENA — More than 100 educators and others are meeting in Bozeman this week to help devise strategies for the state’s system of two-year colleges, including new names for the state’s five colleges of technology in Helena, Butte, Great Falls, Billings and Missoula.
The expanded welding program at Montana State University Billings College of Technology received Board of Regents approval last week to continue its successful operations. That approval was required because welding was ramped up on a fast track two years ago to meet industry need for skilled…