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Montana University System Prepares For Another 10 Percent Funding Reduction

Last week, Montana Governor Steve Bullock directed all state agencies to begin sketching out ways to reduce their budgets by another ten percent, including the Montana University System.

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Four UM Presidential Finalists To Visit Campus In September

The University of Montana Presidential Search Committee has narrowed the field of candidates for president to four individuals, who will all be making campus visits in the next few weeks.

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New UM President Will Not Be From From Montana – 12 Candidates Interviewed

One piece of information gleaned from Commissioner of Higher Education Clayton Christian about the new University of Montana president is that he, or she, will not be from Montana.

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UM President Candidate List Narrowed to 13 Semifinalists

The list of candidates for the University of Montana president's position has been narrowed from 99 to just 13.

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Transient Charged With Murder in Kalispell – State Headlines

A transient in Kalispell has been charged with deliberate homicide for allegedly throwing another transient into the Flathead River to drown.

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Reprieve – $11 Million Addition Bolsters Montana University System Budget At Legislature

A dramatic, late Friday afternoon $11 million addition to the Montana University System budget has cut almost in half the $23 million deficit it was anticipating for the next two years.

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Search For New UM President Begins With Listening Sessions

University of Montana President Royce Engstrom's last day is December 31, but the process of finding the next president is already underway.

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Interim UM President Sheila Stearns Prepared For Her Temporary Role

Wednesday evening, former Commissioner of Higher Education Sheila Stearns received a most unexpected call from current Commissioner Clayton Christian asking her to be the interim President of the University of Montana.

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UM President Asked To Step Down – State Headlines

University of Montana President Royce Engstrom will resign his office as of December 31, according to Commissioner of Higher Education Clayton Christian.

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Press Conference Announcing UM President Royce Engstrom Resignation

KGVO News received word just after 8:00 a.m. on Thursday on that UM President Royce Engstrom would be resigning from office as of December 31.

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