Spring 2013

Grace Ely Black, John Donald Baker, Norma Black Baker

Memorializing Work Ethic

Growing up in Choteau, Mont., Sandra Hanson Straus witnessed a genuine work ethic and generosity in her family that she still remembers... Read more

Rockwood Brown

Commemorating 120 Years

Marking 120 years of an extraordinary University, February's Charter Day activities highlighted the people that make The University of Montana so special... Read more

Jena Ferrarese

Interest Sparked by Fire

Wildland fire sparked the interest of graduate student Jena Ferrarese. Her experience convinced her that accurate and applicable data is needed to support effective fire management... Read more

Tim O'Leary

Coming Full Circle to Where It All Began

Tim O'Leary '81 knew it wasn't in his blood to follow a traditional path in business. As a third-generation Montanan growing up in Billings... Read more

Gift Planning Corner

Support Your Family and UM

When you plan how to divide your estate your head may spin. So many competing interests! No worries. Our gift planning staff is here to help... Read more

Natalie Black

From the Big Sky to a Much Bigger World

Growing up in Great Falls, Natalie Black's life was comfortable. Her home, her neighborhood, her family, friends and schools were reassuringly familiar... Read more