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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Montana Newsletter for Sunday June 09, 2024 ( 3 items )  

AMERICAN COUNCIL ON EDUCATION: MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT WADED CRUZADO NAMED WINNER OF 2024 COUNCIL OF FELLOWS MENTOR AWARD
WASHINGTON, June 4 -- The American Council on Education issued the following news release on June 3, 2024: ACE awarded Waded Cruzado, president of Montana State University (MSU), with the 2024 ACE Council of Fellows/Fidelity Investments Mentor Award yesterday at the 2024 Council of Fellows Weekend. The Council of Fellows/Fidelity Investments Mentor Award is given annually to acknowledge the substantial role of mentors in the success of ACE Fellows Program participants. Cruzado has mentored fou  more

Center for American Women & Politics: Women May Gain Ground in New Jersey and New Mexico
NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey, June 6 (TNSres) -- The Center for American Women and Politics issued the following news release: * * * Iowa Likely to Retain Women in Congress; Montana, South Dakota Likely to Remain Without * * * Primary elections were held on Tuesday in five states: Iowa, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, and South Dakota. Full context about women in the 2024 elections, including candidate lists, summaries, and historical comparisons, are available via the Center for American Wome  more

Conservation Groups Celebrate Plan to Restore Grizzly Bears to North Cascades
MISSOULA, Montana, June 5 -- WildEarth Guardians issued the following news release on June 3, 2024: Today, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's rule to restore grizzly bears in Washington's North Cascades went into effect. The agency passed the rule under section 10(j) of the Endangered Species Act, which allows it to establish experimental populations of listed species outside their current range. Conservationists celebrate the grizzly bears' upcoming return to the North Cascades, but are wary  more