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Gear Up Kids and Cfwep.Org at the Big Hole

  Montana GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness & Readiness for Undergraduate Programs) Montana GEAR UP believes that postsecondary education is possible for all Montana students, regardless of economic background. Montana GEAR UP supports schools, students, and their families to increase students’ college and career readiness through academic preparedness, postsecondary planning, and financial aid knowledge so …

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MONTANA TECH and Cfwep.Org AWARDED 1.25 MILLION DOLLAR GRANT

Montana Tech and Cfwep.Org Awarded 1.25 Million Dollar Grant   BUTTE, MT – The National Institutes of Health Science Education Partnership Award (NIH-SEPA) announced a grant of  $1.25 Million to Montana Tech for an exciting science education research project  titled, “Bringing Research into the Classroom (BRIC): A PARTNERSHIP FOR RESEARCH AND EDUCATION IN THE MONTANA PUBLIC SCHOOLS.” Dr. …

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Cfwep.Org is proud to partner with the Avian Science Center at the University of Montana

        Cfwep.Org is proud to partner with the Avian Science Center at the University of Montana.  Through this partnership, Cfwep.Org and the Avian Science Center have reached thousands of area students through the Bird’s Eye View program.  The partnership was a natural evolution as both programs focus on reaching children and adults, …

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Alma Higgins

By Richard I. Gibson   Alma Bielenberg Higgins, born in 1874, came to Butte from her native Deer Lodge in 1920, when she was 46 years old. She was an active member of various clubs and organizations, and founded the Civic Improvement League of Deer Lodge in 1902. Also in Deer Lodge, Alma convinced her …

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