Arts Missoula Executive Director Tom Bensen

Udo Fluck is joined by Tom Bensen, Executive Director of Arts Missoula, to talk about Missoula's sister city program.

Udo Fluck is the Director of Global and Cultural Affairs of Arts Missoula and host of International Voices.

The Structure of the Global and Cultural Affairs Office and its four service and programming branches.
  • Outreach program into Missoula County Public Schools, offering seminars to students and teachers.
  • City and County Employee Training
  • Programming and Services for the Missoula Community: Upcoming Events:
    • International Community Speaker Series will continue: 
    • Monday, February 17, 7:00 p.m. Roxy Theater:
    • Two Years Living and Teaching in the Sultanate of Oman.
    • Presented by Dylan Dwyer, a Missoula Musician and Educator
    • The World View Film Series will continue:
    • Monday, March 23, 7:00 p.m., Roxy Theater
    • Chocolate, a British-American Romantic Drama, produced in 2000, sponsored by the UM's Global Engagement Office

  • Cultural and Educational Exchanges through Strategic Sister City Partnerships (Focus of this first podcast)
    • Conversation with Tom Bensen, Executive Director of Arts Missoula about the history and benefit of sister cities
The next episode of International Voices with Udo Fluck will be released on Thursday, March 5th with guest Missoula Mayor John Engen.