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Saturday University

About Saturday U

Enjoy three intriguing lectures delivered by professors from the University of Wyoming and Wyoming’s community colleges. During the fall and spring terms, Saturday University visits locations throughout  Wyoming discussing today’s most captivating topics. Saturday U events are FREE and all are welcome. 

We’ll see you at the next Saturday U!


Fall 2019 term

 October 19 Jackson:

Doors open at 8:30 am for coffee and donuts. 

9:00 am ♦ College in Prison: Transforming the Lives of Incarcerated Wyomingites- Susan Dewey, Professor of Gender & Women's Studies/Associate Director, School of Culture, Gender & Social Justice, University of Wyoming

10:00 am ♦ "Fake news! Fake news!" What is it? Why do we fall for it? What can we do about it?- Kristen Landreville, Associate Professor of Communications and Journalism, University of Wyoming

11:00 am ♦ Energy Transitions and Legacies: The Changing Structure of Wyoming's Energy Portfolio and Its Policy Implications- Roger Coupal, Professor of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Wyoming

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Saturday University Partners

Saturday University is sponsored by the University of Wyoming, Wyoming community colleges, and Wyoming communities.

Jackson: Central Wyoming College, the National Museum of Wildlife Art, IC21, and the Teton County Library Foundation 
Gillette: Campbell County Library and Gillette College
Sheridan: Sheridan College
Rock Springs: Western Wyoming Community College


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Saturday University Archive

Revisit a previous lecture you attended, learn about a topic that you missed, or just see what we're all about!

2019 Events

2018 Events

2017 Events

2016 Events

2015 Events

2014 Events

2013 Events

2012 Events

2011 Events

2010 Events

2009 Events



Saturday University now has its own YouTube channel where you can easily find and watch its past talks!


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