News Releases

2022

  • November 10, 2022 UM Native Excellence Programs Receive $250,000 Cognizant Foundation Gift
  • September 30, 2022 UM Foundation Honors McCammon Family with Bucklew Service Award
  • September 23, 2022 UM Foundation Honors Mark and Cheryl Burnham with Order of the Grizzly Award
  • September 8, 2022 Distinguished UM Researcher Honored with Critical Water Hydrology Chairship
  • August 24, 2022 Paid Summer Internships Provide UM Students Valuable Career Readiness
  • July 15, 2022 Liberal Arts Building Rename Honors UM Supporters Dennis and Gretchen Eck
  • May 25, 2022 Event Celebrates Generosity for UM Museum Building Project
  • March 23, 2022 The Big Give Inspires More Than 1,000 Gifts to Support UM Students 
  • March 2, 2022 The Big Give, UM's Annual Giving Day, Returns March 9-10
  • January 18, 2022 UM Museum Acquires Major Western Art Collection 

2021

  • December 9, 2021 Washington Foundation Online Learning Gift Lifts Montana Learners
  • November 30, 2021 UM Graduate Program Awarded $500K for Environmental Journalism
  • November 22, 2021 Beloved Literary Couple Establishes UM Native American Visiting Writer Fund
  • November 16, 2021 UM Announces New Scholarship for Montana Students
  • November 15, 2021 UM President Announces $300K Endowment to Powwow in Honor of Old Person
  • November 10, 2021 UM Launches New New Military and Veteran Services Office to Serve Montana
  • September 24, 2021 UM Alumna Mary Olson Honored with Bucklew Service Award
  • May 5, 2021 Donor Support Propels UM Music Building Renovations
  • April 5, 2021 The Big Give Exceeds UM Giving Day Goals, Supports Students
  • March 3, 2021 The Big Give, UM’s Annual Giving Day, Returns March 24-25

2020

  • September 25, 2020 UM Alumni Receive Bucklew Service Award
  • September 25, 2020 $450.9 Million 'Campaign Montana' Concludes With State Higher Education Giving Record
  • June 15, 2020 National Search Yields New UM Forestry Dean
  • April 8, 2020 Donations to Emergency Fund Help UM Students During COVID-19 Pandemic
  • February 19, 2020 UM Honors ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ Author with Education Space Naming 

2019

  • November 7, 2019 Clearwater Credit Union Donation to Spark Giving for Veteran Student Scholarships
  • October 11, 2019 University of Montana Foundation Surges Past $400 Million Campaign Fundraising Goal
  • October 4, 2019 Alumnus Eric Sprunk Honored with Bucklew Service Award
  • October 4, 2019 $1.25M Eck Gift Funds SEA Change Initiative for UM Students, Rankin Hall Renovations
  • October 3, 2019 Alumni Give $1 Million to Support Psychology Center Expansion, Mental Health Care
  • October 3, 2019 Payne Family Donates $5 Million for Montana Museum of Art and Culture
  • September 10, 2019 Montana Access Scholarship Program Matches Gifts for Need-Based Scholarships
  • April 24, 2019 $1.5 million Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation Grant to Benefit UM, MCPS Education Programs
  • April 11, 2019 UM Relaunches Women’s Leadership Initiative
  • January 28, 2019 Grant Allows UM to Expand Neuroscience Education Across Multiple Colleges

2018

  • October 9, 2018 $1M Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation Gift Creates Path to Public Service for UM Students
  • October 5, 2018 UM Launches Most Ambitious Fundraising Campaign in its History
  • September 9, 2018 Alumnus Donates $2 Million to UM’s Mansfield Library
  • May 31, 2018 Statement on Investments
  • March 22, 2018 $1 Million Gift to Jumpstart Health and Medicine Initiative at UM
  • February 14, 2018 Alum Leaves $2 Million to UM in Memory of Husband She Lost in 1943

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