|University of Montana offers lifelong learning opportunities for alumni|
|Montana Living's Montana Matters|
|June 27, 2012 10:52 AM|
|MISSOULA ― University of Montana alumni with a passion for experiential education have created a variety of organizations serving students profound desire to get their hands dirty and work, play and learn outdoors.
Their programs complement traditional academic classroom learning with outdoor experience. Six distinct programs, all based in Missoula and primarily founded by alumni of UMs Environmental Studies Program, allow students to engage in life-changing, hands-on field opportunities.
Environmental Studies is exceptionally proud of our graduates, said Len Broberg, director of UMs program. Alumni of the Environmental Studies program at UM have not only found careers for themselves and started businesses that create jobs in the community, but also have created outstanding learning opportunities for others in the process.|