Tag: football

UM News Maroon November 15, 2017

November 16, 2017

This week UM News features UM students creating a group to build relationships and do activities with local Missoulians of all ages with disabilities. The show also highlights the end of Griz football season with the ROTC program unveiling a new cannon to celebrate touchdowns, a closer look at Monte’s involvement with the community and how Missoulians are hoping to win on and off the field by Canning the Cats during this year’s Brawl of the Wild. This week’s show is anchored by Aunica Koch and Wayne Stevenson, directed by Tiffany Folkes and produced by Maria Anderson.

UM Club does Extra Work to “Can the Cats”

November 15, 2017

Every year the University of Montana and Montana State University compete against each other to see who can raise the most food leading up to the Brawl of the Wild game. Misssoula has only won twice in the past seventeen years. Reporter Mederios Whitworth-Babb tells us what one UM program is doing to make sure the Griz Can the Cats this year.

UM News Maroon Show November 8, 2017

November 11, 2017

This week on UM News, we check out how one student is leaving her mark in the global music scene. Also, we explore the growing sport of curling in Missoula and how students are helping keep the University District clean after football games. This show is produced by Aunica Koch, directed by Drew Cox-Koulman, and anchored by DJ Stewart and Mederios Whitworth-Babb.

UM Student Groups Keep Surrounding Neighborhoods Clean

November 8, 2017

Every Sunday after home Griz Football games, the Sunday Sweepers clean up any trash in street surrounding UM that was left over from the day before. This program is run by ASUM’s Renter Center on Campus. It’s goal is to bridge the divide between students and the community by picking up garbage and asking residents if they have encountered any issues like noise complaints or vandalism. Reporter Mederios Whitworth-Babb went to campus to find out how ASUM is making sure Missoula’s streets are clean and neighbors are happy.

UM News Silver for October 11, 2017

October 12, 2017

This week on UM News we look at Missoula’s transportation emissions, a Griz football player and his relationship with his Californian pen pals, and the new culinary school. This show is produced by Aunica Koch and directed by Natasha Woodworth and anchored by Mederios Whitworth-Babb and DJ Stewart

Former UM Football Players Give Back To The Community

November 18, 2015

1118-GrizKidzA group of former Griz players annually share the gift of football with some lucky kids in Missoula. UM News reporter Sean Robb and photographer Nick Christenson found out about GrizKidz.

UM News Silver for September 17, 2015

September 16, 2015

UM News Silver 09-16-15On this episode of UM News, fresh off the Washington State diamond, you might find Ben Roberts reaching for a pass now at the University of Montana. And D-J’s in training at KBGA took to the books for a chance to be the next Casey Kasem or Ryan Seacrest. Dominique Giusti and Sarah Yovetich anchor this week’s program that was produced by Sean Robb and directed by Andy Anderson.


Hometown Boy Comes Home

September 16, 2015
Ben Roberts

UM Wide Receiver Ben Roberts

Football is a different game than baseball…Literally. Although former Sentinel High School graduate Ben Roberts isn’t unfamiliar with football, he retraces his steps by returning to Missoula as a fifth-year University of Montana wide receiver for the Grizzlies. Roberts formerly played baseball at Washington State University. UM News reporter Sarah Yovetich and photojournalist Joe Lesar report, Roberts realized he had some unfinished business to attend to at Washington Grizzly Stadium.

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