While the University of Montana struggles with declining enrollment, Montana State University Enrollment appears to be booming, so much so that Bozeman Mayor Carson Taylor says the University system and the city need to talk about issues related to housing.
The University of Montana edged out other Montana Colleges to become one of the nation’s top ten “Colleges with Beautiful Campuses” in a study done by the Great Value Colleges website, which also compared the value of education at each institution.
This week, November 20, the Montana Board of Regents will meet to discuss a variety of issues including the state's falling university enrollment numbers. One of the main topics will be the Complete College Montana Program, which hopes to increase graduation rates.
On Monday, September 9, hundreds of Montanans marched in downtown Bozeman to celebrate "Montana Pride" in an annual event and parade. Rainbows, frilly skirts, bubbles, sunshine and smiles were out in full force.