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The Wheeler Center Presents - Max Baucus, Reflections On My Time In Public Service. - 9/7 - Bozeman, Montana:


Please join the honorable Max Baucus, former Ambassador to China and longtime Senator from Montana as he shares his reflections on his time in public service. The event will be on September 7th ...


The Wheeler Center Presents - "Divisiveness In Democracy", 9/9-10, Helena, Montana:


Dear Friends of the Wheeler Center, We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting our annual conference "Divisiveness in Democracy" on September 10th from 9 AM -5 PM with a pre conference ...


Burton K. Wheeler of Montana :


Few members of the United States Senate had as colorful or stormy a career as Burton Kendall Wheeler of Montana. The fact Wheeler came to represent Montana in the Senate in the first place was an ...


Sept. 10-11 conference on aging in Montana to be streamed and available on Web:


For the first time ever, residents across Montana will be able to participate in a Sept. 10-11 Wheeler Center conference when a forum on the graying of Montana is streamed live via the Web and screened ...


Mark you Calendars for the Graying of Montana - 9/10-11 in Helena:


Registration for our upcoming conference is filling fast! Mark your calendars and register online today! Description: Burton K. Wheeler Center Helena, Montana, September 10 and 11, ...


Graying of Montana is topic of Burton K. Wheeler conference set Sept. 10-11 in Helena:


The Graying of Montana," a two-day discussion about how Montana's aging population is likely to affect both the state's revenues and expenditures in the coming years, will held Sept. 10 and 11 at the ...


We The People: Conversations On The Montana And U.S. Constitutions, 4/20-21, Helena, MT:


In addition to being a major election year, 2012 marks the 40th anniversary of the Montana Constitution. In recognition of that formative document, Humanities Montana is organizing a two-day conference ...


The Wheeler Center Fall Conference "The Graying Of Montana", 9/10-11, Helena, Montana:


Montana is rapidly getting older - and rural communities are getting smaller - so what will Montana's population look like in 2030, and how do we prepare for the impacts of significant demographic ...


Statewide Wheeler Conference, "Medical Marijuana in Montana: Thoughtful Questions, Responsible Answers.":


Wheeler Friends: With "medical marijuana" again in the news, please see our summary below of the statewide Wheeler Conference, "Medical Marijuana in Montana: Thoughtful Questions, Responsible Answers." ...


Happy Holidays from the Wheeler Center!:


Dear Friends of the Wheeler Center, The holiday season provides us with yet another opportunity to thank you for your interest in the Wheeler Center. By attending conferences, participating as ...


The Burton K. Wheeler Center for Public Policy - Unique river setting sets excellent tone for colloquium for young Montanans:


It is often lamented that 20-somethings and 30-somethings - people who are the future of our communities and state -- are some of the least engaged. To whatever degree the statement is accurate, encouraging ...


Wheeler Center Panel: Montana's medical marijuana law too murky:


Law enforcement officials and a criminal defense attorney said at a conference Tuesday they find the Montana medical marijuana law ambiguous and leaving a lot open to legal interpretation because of conflicting ...


Wheeler Conference: Legal marijuana undermines drug war, official says:


The federal government has spent huge sums of money in its war on drugs but fears those efforts will be undermined in states where medical marijuana is legal, says a former federal prosecutor. Former ...


Wheeler Center conference to focus on medical marijuana issue, 9/19-20 in Helena:


Most of the debate surrounding medical marijuana in Montana has been ideological -- is it good or bad?, said Ralph Johnson, director of the Bozeman-based Burton K. Wheeler Center http://www.wheelercenter.org/ ...


Montana medical marijuana policy is topic of Burton K. Wheeler conference set Sept. 19-20 :


"Medical Marijuana in Montana: Thoughtful questions, responsible answers," http://www.wheelercenter.org/#program:13 will be on tap when the Burton K. Wheeler Center at Montana State University hosts ...


The Wheeler Center Fellows "Envision Montana Summer Colloquium":


The Wheeler Center http://www.wheelercenter.org/ Fellows "Envision Montana Summer Colloquium" has announced the participation of the following emerging Montana leaders and their policy presentation responsibilities ...
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The Burton K. Wheeler Center - Medical Marijuana in Montana - Thoughtful Questions - Responsible Answers - Helena, Montana - 9/19-20:


Helena, Mont. Monday evening and Tuesday, September 19 and 20 In 2004, Montanans passed a citizen initiative to allow the use of medical marijuana for a limited number of physical maladies. Earlier ...


The Cost of Water: Who Benefits? Who Pays? Summary, Ralph Johnson, Director, Burton K. Wheeler Center:


Water is the most important resource Montana holds. The Cost of Water: Who Benefits? Who Pays? Summary, Ralph Johnson, Director, Burton K. Wheeler Center Late in 1933 President Franklin Delano ...


"Medical Marijuana In Montana: Thoughtful Questions, Responsible Answers", 9/19-20, Helena, Montana:


Save the date for the upcoming Fall Conference in Helena: "Medical Marijuana in Montana: Thoughtful Questions, Responsible Answers" Monday evening and Tuesday, September 19 and 20, 2011 Red ...


Burton K. Wheeler spring conference, 'The Cost of Water,' in Glasgow, 5/9-10:


The Burton K. Wheeler Center at Montana State University will host its spring conference, "The Cost of Water: Who Benefits? Who Pays?" http://www.wheelercenter.org/#conferences_events on Monday and ...


Wheeler Center launches think tank for young professionals interested in Montana's future:


The Burton K. Wheeler Center for Public Policy is launching a summer colloquium for young professional leaders under 35 years of age with a five-day river expedition where participants will brainstorm ...


The Wheeler Center - The Cost Of Water: Who Benefits? Who Pays?, 5/9-10, Glasgow, Montana:


"Whisky is for drinking - Water is for fighting over" - Attributed to Samuel Clements In Montana, for the past 100 years, fisticuffs have mostly involved the acquisition and preservation of water ...


Wheeler Education Conference Summary - "Montana's Challenge: Rethinking Education for the 21st Century":


Montana's Challenge: Rethinking Education for the 21st Century September 20th & 21st, 2010 Ralph Johnson Executive Director, The Burton K. Wheeler Center The Burton K. Wheeler Center ...


'Rethinking Education' at Wheeler fall conference Sept. 20-21 in Helena, Montana:


Educators, legislators, students and those who have an interest in the future of education will weigh in on "Rethinking Education for the 21st Century" when the Burton K. Wheeler Center at Montana State ...


The Burton K Wheeler Center for Public Policy Presents “Montana’s Challenge: Rethinking Education For The 21st Century”, 9/20-21, Helena, Montana:


Some of the most critical policy decisions affecting the future of every Montanan are the local, state and federal commitments made to education at all levels. Many argue that access to educational ...


Wheeler Conference Summary - The “Next” Economy: A Public Discussion on Job Creation And Innovation in Montana:


Many thanks to those who were able to attend the most recent Wheeler Conference in Bozeman on “The Next Economy.” Please seethe Director’s comments and summary below. Our next conference will take place ...


Wheeler Conference Video on - "The 'Next' Economy: A Public Discussion On Jobs And Innovation" including keynoters Craig Barrett (Intel Corp) Available on TVMT :


The Wheeler Center conference proceedings will be telecast again on Thursday, April 15 and Sunday, April 18, beginning at 9 AM both days on TVMT - Television Montana http://leg.mt.gov/css/Services%20Division/tvmt.asp ...


Persistence pays off for Montana's high-tech entrepreneurs - Wheeler Economic Conference:


High-tech entrepreneurs need to be persistent, flexible and undeterred by initial failure, according to four such Montana business folks who spoke to a Wheeler Center http://www.wheelercenter.org audience ...


Former Intel CEO Craig Barrett is keynote speaker for Wheeler Economic Conference :


Former Intel CEO Craig Barrett http://www.intel.com/pressroom/kits/bios/barrett/bio.htm says we need to use innovation and stop investing in 20th century jobs, if we are to recover from the latest economic ...


Wheeler Center economic conference in Bozeman: Experts see future challenges:


The United States had better gear up for technical innovation or be left by the roadside in keen competition with 3 billion new Third World capitalists, said Craig Barrett, retired CEO of microprocessor ...

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