Television programs produced by students in the Department of Radio-Television in the School of Journalism at The University of Montana have earned regional Emmy nominations in four categories.
Thirty-three students working on UM News, a weekly update of campus news broadcast on the Montana Television Network, were nominated in the news, sports and cultural affairs categories. Click here to see the UM News website.
The 2011 student documentary “Connecting the 406” earned a nomination in the long-form nonfiction category. That program aired on MontanaPBS in 2011. Click here to watch "Connecting the 406."
The Northwest Emmy Awards are presented by the Northwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. The awards ceremony will be held Saturday, June 2, in Snoqualmie, Wash.