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College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

University of Wyoming

Department #3354

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

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Room 160 AG C

Phone: (307) 766-4135

Email: uwyo_ag@uwyo.edu

September 15 Newsletter

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Welcome Back College of Agriculture and Natural Resources students! Here is your Weekly Wednesday Newsletter with information on various events, employment opportunities and scholarship/funding opportunities.

Internships | Jobs | Employment


2022 National Western Stock Show Internship Program

  • Description: Are you interested in participating in one of the BEST internship experiences you can get? It’s all about meeting people in the industry and being involved at the National Western Stock Show! As an Intern, you will put in long hours, but what you gain in experience is well worth the time and effort. All majors and years in school are welcome to apply. For a full description of the internships, please read on!

  • Apply by September 30th 2021

 

Kentucky Equine Management Internship Program  

  • Description: Leslie from the Kentucky Equine Management Internship Program will provide on campus info session from 8:10-9:00am September 16th in AB 104. You can also attend a virtual Information Session: 

    • Tuesday, September 7 - 10am EST

    • Monday, September 13 - 1pm EST

    • Thursday, September 23 - 3pm EST

    • Wednesday, September 29 - 10am EST

    • Wednesday, October 6 - 3pm EST

    • Monday, October 11 - 2pm EST 

    • Email info@kemi.org with your preferred time or with any other questions. 

  • For more information: Kentucky Equine Management Internship Program.jpg

  • Visit their website: www.kemi.org 

 

Wyoming Beef Council Program Manager (EXOF01-2021-01279)

 

Agricultural Technician Lead

 

Scholarship | Funding


Biodiversity Research Supplements for students working on topics of relevance to Native Americans

  • Description: The Biodiversity  Institute is pleased to announce a funding opportunity for UW students working on biodiversity topics of relevance to Wind River Indian Reservation communities. Funding is available to both undergraduate and graduate students.

  • Apply by September 30th 2021

  • For more information: BI Baldes suppl RFP.pdf

Cheney First Abroad Planning Scholarship

  • Description: This year, Education Abroad is excited to be offering the Cheney First Abroad Planning Scholarship for the second time. The First Abroad Planning Scholarship supports first-generation students in their efforts towards planning an education abroad experience. It is a one-time scholarship of up to $5000 used to fund participation in a UW-approved education abroad program. We will award between 7-10 students in the 2021-22 school year. These awards are considered planning scholarships and will be disbursed the semester before your study abroad.

  • Apply by October 15th 2021

  • For more information: Cheney First Abroad Planning Scholarship.pdf

 

Events | Career Resources


Handshake

  • Description: The Advising ● Career ● Exploratory Studies Center's powerful recruiting tool for University of Wyoming students and alumni. Handshake's philosophy is a democratized recruiting experience for all students and seeks to provide opportunities for students nation wide through cutting edge technology. By using Handshake you can not only find jobs and internships but you can also connect with employers, find career events on-campus including job fairs, apply for jobs and sign up for on-campus interviews.

  • To login in: http://www.uwyo.edu/aces/career-services/handshake.html

 

UW Career Fairs Description

  • Description: Graduating soon and ready to begin looking for a full-time job?

  • Interested in finding an internship or summer job related to your major?

  • Meet employers at the job fair(in-person)and learn about potential jobs and internships that they offer!

  • September 28 - ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY JOB FAIR (targeted to students majoring in engineering, computer science, and tech fields)

  • September 29 - BIG JOB FAIR (general job fair, open to all students from a variety of majors in Agriculture, Arts & Sciences, Environment/Natural Resources, Energy Resources, Business, and more)

  • Both events, in-person, in the WYOMING UNION, YELLOWSTONE BALLROOM, 10am to 3pm each day

  • Be prepared:

    • Bring plenty of resumes

      • Make sure your resume is up to date and professional; contact ACES for assistance

    • Dress professionally

    • Research the attending organizations prior to the fair

  • ALL STUDENTS WELCOME AT BOTH JOB FAIRS

  • For more information check out the events in Handshake:  http://www.uwyo.edu/aces/career-services/handshake.html

 

External Events


Demystifying Graduate School in Ecology and Evolution

  • Description: The Rutgers Ecology & Evolution graduate program (https://ecoevo.rutgers.edu/) is hosting an online info session and Q&A for undergraduates who may be interested in graduate school in ecology and evolution but are either unaware of the opportunities or unfamiliar with the process.

  • The session will be Wednesday, September 22nd, from 4:00 - 5:30 pm EDT.

  • Participants must register in advance at https://rutgers.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_CqzLT3P2QNOjFIHoT2_X8g

  • For more information: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1yTctDbU8ZfklcZvI-jhEJF-gmyMhdUu6/view?usp=sharing

Contact Us

Academic & Student Programs

College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

University of Wyoming

Department #3354

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

---------------------------

Room 160 AG C

Phone: (307) 766-4135

Email: uwyo_ag@uwyo.edu

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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