University of Montana Commencement for 2012 marked the end of a tumultuous school year. A year marked by sexual assault allegations and investigations, along with the release of Athletics
Director Jim O'Day and head football coach Robin Pflugrad. University of Montana Vice
President for External Affairs Jim Foley is now looking toward the future.

Foley says he welcomes the Department of Justice investigation as it continues through the summer, the national search for a new Director of Athletics, and the promise of new faces and opportunities on the UM campus this fall. Comments from Jim Foley are below.