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Alumni in Action

Over the course of a year, the University of Wyoming will be hosting events across the state featuring current UW students, faculty members, representatives of UW Athletics, and Acting President Neil Theobald. Each event will also showcase UW Alumni who hold important roles in 11 Wyoming counties and the Wind River Indian Reservation.

Below is a list of featured alumni who have given back to their communities in Wyoming.
For a full profile of each individual, click the link:

 

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019

Gillette  |   Featured Alumni: Bertine Bahige, Principal of Rawhide Elementary School


OCTOBER 10, 2019

Cody  |   Featured Alumni: Aura Newlin,  Northwest College anthropology instructor, and Heart Mountain Wyoming Foundation Board member


NOVEMBER 7, 2019

Rawlins  |   Featured Alumni:  Kris Thorvaldson, Financial Adviser


DECEMBER 5, 2019

Newcastle  |   Featured Alumni:  Mike Farnsworth,  V.P. of Operations at Wyoming Refining Co.

JANUARY 25, 2020

Rock Springs  |   Featured Alumni:  Sean Valentine, President of Western Wyoming Beverages

FEBRUARY, 2020

Cheyenne  |   Featured Alumni:  Tighe Fagan, Principal at Gannett Peak Technical Services


MARCH 19, 2020

Worland  |   Featured Alumni:  Abby O’Donnell,  Corporate Sales Representative for Pro Corp Images
 

APRIL 16, 2020

Sheridan  |   Featured Alumni:  Kristi Von Krosigk,  Owner of The Union at the Montgomery


MAY 28, 2020

Wheatland  |   Featured Alumni: Sydney Burek, District Conservationist for the Natural Resources Conservation Service


JUNE, 2020

Wind River Indian Reservation  |   Featured Alumni: Vanessa Sorrels, Pharmacist

JULY, 2020

Afton  |   Featured Alumni: Barbara Sessions, COO of Silver Star Communications

AUGUST, 2020

Douglas  |   Time, Location and Featured Alumni TBD

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