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New Security Measures at Football Games: Clear Bags

September 13, 2019

A new security process to get into the Washington Grizzly Stadium upset some fans during the first home football game. Starting this year the UM Athletics department will only allow fans to bring in items that are in a clear bags. The plastic bags must be clear and cannot exceed 12 x 6 x 12 inches.

Reporter Tessa Nadeau talks to people on both sides of the issue.

UM Children’s Dance Class

September 13, 2019

Children in the community are taking dance classes hosted by the university’s preforming arts program.

Professor Laurel Sears instructs a class at the university level which teaches students the basics of conducting a toddler dance class on a professional level.

Sears says the class is a creative movement-based class that teaches children ages three to ten to use their excited energy and direct it towards a creative form of expression.

“It’s just a joy to get to know kids and be around their sweet energy. It’s fun to get to know professionals that will be going into the world and they get to have a little more of a voice as a teacher in this space,” Sears said.

The classes run for twelve weeks and students can still enroll after the first week.

UM Farm to Market

September 13, 2019

This summer, UM Dining started “The Farm to Market” in the University Center to promote UM fresh food gardens.

Fresh produce from the university gardens and farms across Western Montana are sold Tuesdays in the UC Market.

UM Gardens cultivates more than 90 different fruits and vegetables annually. This produce is not only used on campus, but also in the Iron Griz restaurant/catering business.

Garden manager, Stasia Orkwiszewski, said that even though the gardens don’t pull in a lot of revenue, they fulfill the agricultural needs of the campus.

UM News Maroon Show December 5th, 2018

December 5, 2018

This edition of UM News showcases how UM helps out the community, including the Adopt-a-Family program, a look inside the Jeanette Rankin Peace Center, the new UM food pantry, and how one student volunteers at the Missoula Food Bank. This week’s show directed by Katie Miller and produced by Jon Allen.

UM News Silver Show December 5th, 2018

December 5, 2018

This edition of UM News showcases how UM helps out the community, including the Adopt-a-Family program, a look inside the Jeanette Rankin Peace Center, the new UM food pantry, and how one student volunteers at the Missoula Food Bank. This week’s show directed by Katie Miller and produced by Jon Allen.

Holiday Peace Cranes

December 5, 2018

It’s Christmas time again, the most wonderful time of year. A time that brings love ,joy and especially peace. um news reporter Andrea Dobbins checks out how one um student plans to radiate peace during the holiday season

Adopt a Family

December 5, 2018
The University of Montana’s Office of Academic Enrichment ensures that Missoula families in need enjoy the holiday season. This week, reporter Laura Freeman shows us how this annual program is expanding its outreach.

UM News Maroon November 28, 2018

November 29, 2018

This week, winter is coming. Our newsteam takes a look at how the University of Montana and community members are preparing for the season’s cooler temperatures. This show is directed by Kip Vetos and produced by Laura Freeman.

UM News Silver November 28, 2018

November 29, 2018

This week, winter is coming. Our news team takes a look at how the University of Montana and community members are preparing for the season’s cooler temperatures. This show is directed by Kip Vetos and produced by Laura Freeman.

UM Track Winter Prep

November 28, 2018

Winter is here and it’s time to bring the sports inside. UM News reporter, Andrea Dobbins, has the scoop on a sports that’s moving inside for the winter.

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