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Office of the Vice President for Research and Creative Scholarship; University Relations

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© 2002 University of Montana--Missoula


Contents of this issue include:

Feature Stories

  • Priming the Pump: UM research and development help fuel Montana's economy
  • When Gardening Really Is Rocket Science: NASA satellite uses UM-designed software to monitor Earth and its oceans
  • Helping Hospitals: Multistate partnership works to improve quality of health care in rural communities
  • Leading Information: New undergraduate degree program merges clinical health care and information technology
  • Excellence on the Air: Montana Public Radio and PBS bring award-winning programs to Big Sky Country
  • Animal Advocate: Veterinarian monitors quality of animal research at UM
  • Breathing Easier: Professor's program puts UM at the forefront of research on asbestos-related diseases
  • Keep Tobacco Sacred: Tobacco-abuse prevention projects brings culturally relevant message to state's American Indian reservation schools
  • Hot Topic: Mansfield Pacific Retreat draws international VIPs to discuss climate change
  • Cool Idea: College of Technology paves way for hydrogen energy revolution

Vision 2002