2017

Ryniker-Morrison Gallery to Open 2018 with Red Star Exhibit
The Ryniker-Morrison Gallery at Rocky Mountain College will begin 2018 with the exhibit “Many Blessings: Kevin Red Star with his daughter Sunny Sky Red Star” from January 11 through February 8, 2018. Read more


RMC’s 2017 Fall Semester High Honors and Dean’s List for Academic Achievement
Rocky Mountain College is pleased to announce the 2017 fall semester dean’s list which includes students who maintained a 3.60 to 3.99 grade point average (GPA). Read more


Rocky Mountain College Athletics Announces GoBattlinBears.com
Rocky Mountain College Athletics launched the department’s first-ever dedicated website on Monday. The new website, GoBattlinBears.com, was built in partnership with SIDEARM Sports. Read more



The Rocky Mountain College Music Department Presents a Festival of Lessons and Carols
The RMC music department welcomes in the holiday season at the annual Festival of Lessons and Carols event on Sunday, December 3, 2017, at First Presbyterian Church (13th and Poly). There will be two hour-long performances, beginning at 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Read more


For RMC Students, Annual Bone Marrow Registration Drive is Personal
Many young adults and children suffer from illnesses that can be helped or potentially cured through the donation of stem cells or bone marrow from willing donors. Read more


RMC to Host Student Exhibit in Ryniker-Morrison Gallery
The Ryniker-Morrison Gallery, housed on the campus of Rocky Mountain College, will host its annual all-student juried art show November 9-30, 2017. Read more


RMC Student’s to Participate in Trick-Or-Treating Food Drive During Annual Halloween for Hunger Event
On Tuesday, October 31, Billings residents to the north and west of the Rocky Mountain College campus will be visited by trick-or-treaters of a different age group – about 45 college students will be collecting non-perishable foods during the annual Halloween for Hunger event, hosted by RMC’s Offices of Community Engagement and Spiritual Life. The food drive will benefit Rose Park Elementary School and Family Service of Billings. Read more


Rocky Mountain College to Host 6th Annual YRRC Student Research Forum October 26
The 6th Annual Yellowstone River Research Center (YRRC) Student Research Forum will be held at Rocky Mountain College on October 26, 2017, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Losekamp Hall’s Taylor Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public. Read more


RMC Debate Team Travels to Morocco for Teaching and Public Debate Event
Rocky Mountain College’s debate team will have to start singing the country song “I’ve Been Everywhere” with the newest destination on their itinerary—Morocco. Read more


Six Individuals, Two Teams to be Inducted Into Rocky’s Clara Klindt Athletic Hall of Fame
Rocky Mountain College Director of Athletics Bruce Parker has announced that Rocky graduates Gary Black, Mike Curry, Steve Keller, Dick Norden, Myron Vogele and Ann Wille, as well as the 1959 football and 2000 volleyball teams will be inducted into the 2017 Rocky Mountain College Clara Klindt Athletic Hall of Fame. Read more


RMC’s 2017 Spring Semester High Honors and Dean’s List for Academic Achievement
Rocky Mountain College is pleased to announce the Spring Semester Dean’s List which includes students who maintained a 3.60 to 3.99 GPA. High Honors students who maintained at 4.0 GPA will be noted with an asterisk (*). Read more


RMC Graduates 194 Students at 136th Commencement
Rocky Mountain College (RMC) congratulates the following 194 students who received degrees at the RMC Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 6, 2017, in the Fortin Education Center. Read more


Bair Family Trust Awards RMC $35,000 for new Science Center
As construction continues on the new Rocky Mountain College Science Building, science students will not only have a new facility in which to learn, but a place to connect between classes, thanks to a grant from the Charles M. Bair Family Trust. Read more


Rocky Mountain College Receives Rotary Club Grant
Rocky Mountain College’s Office of Community Engagement will be distributing health kits to students in need at Rose Park Elementary students thanks to a $400 grant from the Billings Rotary Club. Read more


M.J.Murdock Charitable Trust Awards Rocky Mountain College Natural Sciences Grant
Starting in May, Rocky Mountain College science students as well as faculty will be able to take advantage of needed research opportunities thanks to a $60,000, three-year grant from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust. Read more


Rocky Mountain College Art Student Elyssa Leininger ArtWalk Debut May 5
In the realm of art, some artists are known so familiarly they are household words. For Rocky Mountain College art student Elyssa Leininger—it all starts with a little exposure. On May 5 Leininger will get to display her work at the 2017 Billings ArtWalk. Read more


Girl Scouts Cross Path with ‘Bears’
On April 22, 2017, Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming will get to interact with the Battlin’ Bears at Rocky Mountain College as part of the “Operation Higher Education” program. Read more


Rocky Student-Athletes Set to Volunteer on April 22 for ‘Day of Champions’
Sometimes being a champion means giving instead of receiving. On April 22, Rocky Mountain College athletes will once again be out and about in the Billings area helping the community with service projects from 9:00 a.m. to noon as part of the annual RMC Day of Champions. Read more


Rocky Mountain College Academic Awards Presented at April Banquet
Rocky Mountain College students were honored on April 11, 2017, for their academic and civic accomplishments at the 2017 RMC Academic Awards Banquet. Read more


RMC Ryniker-Morrison Gallery to Host ‘Senior Show’ April 13-May 6
Rocky Mountain College’s Ryniker-Morrison Gallery will host the, “Senior Show,” from April 13 to May 6 in Tech Hall on the campus of RMC. An opening reception honoring the seniors will be held in the gallery on Thursday, April 13, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Discussions by the seniors on their installations will occur at noon on Tuesday, April 18. A closing reception for graduating seniors, their family, friends, and the public is scheduled for Saturday, May 6, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Read more


World Water Day 2017 – Walk for Water
Local non-profit organization, Hope 2 One Life, Inc., will host the 10th Annual "Walk for Water" at Rocky Mountain College Bair Student Center on April 22, 2017. Registration for the event begins at 9:30 a.m., with the walk beginning at 10:00 a.m. Read more


RMC’s 4th Annual Art and Science Research Symposium Set for March 29
Rocky Mountain College is honored to announce the 4th Annual Arts and Sciences Research Symposium, which will be held on Wednesday, March 29, in two locations of the RMC campus. Read more


2016 Fall RMC Dean’s List and High Honors List for Academic Achievement
RMC students amassed a long 2016 Fall semester Dean’s List for academic achievement. The Dean’s List for Rocky Mountain College includes 129 students who received High Honors [with an asterisk (*) after their names], as they earned a 4.00 GPA in Fall 2016. The Dean’s Honor List was also filled with 140 other students who have maintained a 3.60 to 3.99 grade point average. Read more


Ryniker-Morrison Gallery Presents “A Show of Hands” Exhibit March 16-April 6
Rocky Mountain College’s Ryniker-Morrison Gallery will host “A Show of Hands” exhibit in Tech Hall on the RMC campus from March 16 through April 6, 2017. Read more


RMC to Host Respect Rally on March 1, 2017
Rocky Mountain College will host its 3rd annual Respect Rally on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. outside the Bair Family Student Center in front of the Bear Statue. RMC’s Respect Rally is recognized as a gathering of individuals educating and positively influencing one another to act respectfully, regardless if they know one another personally or visit with them in passing. Read more


RMC Chosen as Only Collegiate Choir to Represent Montana at National Concert
Rocky Mountain College has been chosen to represent the state of Montana at the American Choral Directors National Conference in Minneapolis, Minn., on March 8-11, 2017. Read more


RMC hosts lecture with Justin Bigart on February 8 at 6:30 p.m.
Rocky Mountain College will hold a lecture and Q&A session with Justin Bigart on February 8, 2017, at 6:30 p.m., in Fraley Lounge, Bair Student Center, on the RMC campus. Read more


Special Olympics Montana Athletes Playing Exhibition Games During RMC Basketball Games February 9, 2017
Special Olympics Montana (SOMT) athletes from the Yellowstone Valley will be playing exhibition games during the half times of both the RMC men’s and women’s basketball games against Carroll College on Thursday, February 9, in the Fortin Gym. Read more


RMC to Hold Faculty Recital on February 17 at 6:00 p.m.
Rocky Mountain College will hold a Faculty Recital on February 17, 2017, at 6:00 p.m., in Taylor Auditorium, Losekamp Hall, on the RMC campus. RMC Associate Professor of Music Dr. Jen Bratz, pianist, and RMC Voice Instructor Carolyn Coefield, soprano, will present a recital of American Art Songs and Samuel Barber’s “Knoxville: Summer of 1915.” Read more


Rocky Football Inks 42 Newcomers to Program
The Rocky Mountain College football team signed 42 student-athletes to a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday during College Football’s National Signing Day. The 42 student-athletes include seven mid-year transfers the Battlin’ Bears added before the beginning of classes in January. Read more


Red Lodge Clay Center Exhibit on Display at Ryniker-Morrison Gallery February 9 – March 2, 2017
Rocky Mountain College’s Ryniker-Morrison Gallery will host the Red Lodge Clay Center exhibit in Tech Hall on the RMC campus from February 9 through March 2, 2017. An opening reception honoring the Center’s long-term residents will be held on Thursday, February 9, 2017, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. The exhibit is free and the public is cordially invited to attend. Read more


Rocky Calling for Athletic Hall of Fame Nominations
Rocky Mountain College is accepting nominations for the 2017 RMC Clara Klindt Athletic Hall of Fame. The deadline for nominations is April 3. Read more


RMC to Host Women’s Self-Defense and Networking Event
Rocky Mountain College’s student-run organization, Young Women in Business (YWiB) will be hosting a women’s self-defense and networking event at 7:00 p.m. on January 19, 2017, in the Fortin Education Center on the RMC Campus. Read more


Ryniker-Morrison Gallery to Exhibit ‘Photo Friends’ January 12 - February 3, 2017
Rocky Mountain College’s Ryniker-Morrison Art Gallery will host, “Photo Friends,” an exhibit of local professional photographers and their art, in Tech Hall on the RMC campus from January 12 – February 3, 2017. The opening reception will be held on Thursday, January 12, 2017, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Read more