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On a sunny September afternoon, UM’s beloved mascot Monte rocked back and forth on a swing under the Madison Street bridge. Once he got enough momentum, he let go and backflipped into the Clark Fork.

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Last month, the UM athletic department’s new Diversity and Inclusion Committee set a goal of getting 100% of its staff and players to vote in November. Volleyball head coach Allison Lawrence and her team not only met the 100% voter registration goal, but started a more in-depth conversation …

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Jace Lewis is the latest in a long line of elite linebackers for the University of Montana Grizzlies. The fan-titled “Linebacker U” has been a hard-hitting powerhouse for years.

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Running the New York City Marathon is hard enough, but Kira Niedens decided to do it virtually this year to help raise awareness for suicide. Niedens ran the New York City Marathon — in Missoula —this Saturday to honor her nephew, Harrison Rex Maughan.

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Sophomore cross country runner Beatrix Frissell was among the most talented and promising cross country runners in the Big Sky Conference. Then she got COVID-19, and as the Kaimin first reported, the entire UM cross country team was quarantined.

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On an October evening, students and close friends gather together outside of the Payne Native American building to honor a fallen friend. This friend was Bryson Allen, a former UM student, who passed away in 2019.

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In a typical year, there are approximately 15 teams for each of the fall intramurals — soccer, football and volleyball. This year, though, there are only enough people for six soccer and football teams and five volleyball teams.

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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the Missoula fitness industry, the fitness director at the University of Montana has observed an increase of people utilizing public lands for fitness.

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On a sunny September afternoon, UM’s beloved mascot Monte rocked back and forth on a swing under the Madison Street bridge. Once he got enough momentum, he let go and backflipped into the Clark Fork. Read more

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Since late October, UM has sent out ten warnings to students and staff about bears on campus. First it was just a “bear encounter,” but subsequent alerts described a “large bear” and “two bears.” Plans are in place to remove the bears.  Read more

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University of Montana’s Theatre and Dance program had its entire student body building scenes and designing costumes that would be used in its fall semester performances, until COVID-19 hit. Everything required major changes in order to bring shows to life this semester. Now the program look… Read more

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Access to Sonocent, the little-known audio note-taking software, could be reduced to only a small portion of the University of Montana as soon as next fall if more people don’t find it. Read more

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