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March 12, 2015

Cheyenne Tribune Eagle photo

STARBASE, University of Wyoming Science Posse get Cheyenne kids excited about science, Cheyenne Tribune Eagle

December 13, 2014

Trevor at Rawlins Boys and Girls Club

Science Posse Visits Boys and Girls Club, Han Cheung, Rawlins Daily Times

On October 10, in conjunction with the Wyoming NASA Space Grant Consortium, Fellow Phil Bergmaier worked with the 6th graders at Linford Elementary in Laramie to launch two high altitude balloons that reached near space!

Read about the launch on the Albany County School District website

Read about the Science Posse in the 2014 issue of Reflections, the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Research Report.

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August 22, 2014

Reynold Candelaria

Wyoming Teachers Combine Art and Science at UW Workshop, UW News

November 14, 2013

Phil Bergmaier

UW Student Studies Dry Lines in Southeastern Wyoming
Click here to read Phil's blog about his adventures on the research trip to study lake effect snow.
Follow this link to read about the research project into lake effect snow that Phil was part of winter 2014. It's cool. . .literally!

October 10, 2013

Cockroach measurement

Science Posse Uses Cockroaches to Help UW Students Become Excited About Teaching Science, UW News

October 3, 2013

Reilly Dibner

UW Researcher Studies Factors That Could Affect Wyoming’s Horned Lizard Population, UW News

Marjie and coyote

October 18, 2013 Researchers Study Contraception as a Potential Coyote Management Tools  (Featuring research by Marjie MacGregor), Willow Belden, Open Spaces, Wyoming Public Radio

September 27, 2013 UW Researcher Studies Chemical Neutering as Means to Control Coyotes, UW News

December 11, 2012 Three Full-time Trappers Hunt Natrona County Coyotes as Officials Seek Long-term Solution,  Casper Star Tribune 

August 29, 2012 Coyote Contraception a Potential Alternative, Jackson Hole News

Reprinted in:
Laramie Boomerang
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

August 28, 2013

UW Workshops Promote Science in the Classroom, UW News

August 20, 2012

Women in Engineering: Amy DiRienzo

Amy Feature in Women in Engineering

June 14, 2012

UW Hosts Students in Energy Summer Institute, University of Wyoming

April 10, 2012

UWs Science Posse Wins Media Category Award at Recent NSF K-12 STEM Conference, University of Wyoming

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Biotechnology Institute, STEM Education in the News
Rock Springs Rocket-Miner

Posse Pic

Posse members from left to right: Ashley Driscoll, Coordinator Megan Schnorenberg, Cara Wiblemo, Sabrina Cales, SER GA Sarah Ramsey-Walters, SMTC GA Sam Singer, Rachel Farris, Marjie MacGregor, Tommy Servantez, Amy DiRienzo, Alicia Martin, Charles Schmidt, Coordinator Jan Truchot

March 7, 2012

The Science Posse's Tommy Servantez presented his research and ways he brings it into the classroom at the NSF GK-12 National Meeting, March 16, 2012, University of Wyoming


October 18, 2011

Science Posse Program Trains New Teachers, The Laramie Boomerang

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Popular Science
The Daily Journal, Franklin, IN
Billings Gazette, Billings, MT
Education Week
The Republic, Columbus, IN
KGWN TV, Cheyenne, WY
Washington Examiner, Washington, D.C.
KULR8 News, Montana
American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education
Deseret News, Salt Lake City, UT
WJAC-TV, Johnstown, PA
The Sheridan Press, Sheridan, WY
Technology News
Newstimes, Danbury, CT
Greenwich Time, Greenwich, CT
Stamford Advocate, Stamford, CT
CT Post, Bridgeport, CT, Reno, NV
Times Union, Albany, NY, Beaumont, TX
My San, San Antonio, TX
Gillette News Record, Gillette, WY, Atlanta, GA
Casper Star Tribune, Casper, WY

September 27, 2011

Taking Angry Birds Outside, The Laramie Boomerang

September 25, 2011

Posse Coordinator Megan Schnorenberg is interviewed on Wyoming Signatures.

August 31, 2011

The Science Posse Rides Again, University of Wyoming

Summer, 2011

Promoting Diversity Through Undergraduate Research Fellowship, University of Wyoming

June 9, 2011

Winston-Salem Students Return to Laramie for Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunities, University of Wyoming

February 10, 2011

Science Posse Visits West Elementary, Platte County Record Times

December 7, 2010

Filling the STEM Pipeline, Tom Buchanan and Myron Allen, The Laramie Boomerang

November 23, 2010

UW Science Posse Accepting Applications for 2011 Fellowships, University of Wyoming

November 4, 2010

"Science Posse" Visits Sundance Elementary, The Sundance Times

November 2, 2010

Did You Know - Didymo Is Here!, The Sublette Examiner

September, 2010

UW Science Posse Lassos Young Scientists, The Partnership, A Newsletter of the Wyoming School-University Partnership, page 5

August 28, 2010

UW Science Posse Works with Wyoming Teachers at Workshop, University of Wyoming

August 5, 2010

UW Initiative Strengthens Campus Diversity, University of Wyoming News (The Science Posse and the NASA Space Grant Consortium sponsored a 6-week research internship for undergraduate students from Winston Salem State University.)

June 14, 2010

STEM Fellows Enhance Science Education by Debra Shapiro, NSTA Reports, published online

May 7, 2010

Math and science: it's fun, really by Nathan Pane, City Editor, Gillette News Record

April 14, 2010

Wyoming's Science Posse by Kelly Herbinson broadcast on Open Spaces, Wyoming Public Radio's news and public affairs program

Spring, 2010

The Science Posse: Innovative Outreach Connecting Graduate Fellows and K-12 Students by Kelly Herbinson and Maggie Renken, APS 2010 Spring Newsletter

Nov. and Dec. 2009

Indian Paintbrush After School Science Enrichment Program: Jamie Crait and Clark Cotton, Albany County School District Website( no longer posted)

Indian Paintbrush After School Science Enrichment Program: Megan Schnorenberg, Albany County School District Website (no longer posted)

Nov. 23, 2009

UW Science Posse Benefits from NSF Grant, The University of Wyoming,

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The Cowboy State Free Press
HummingbirdMinds%7e Michael Shay's Blog
The Wyoming Business Report (online and in print)
Little Chicago Review, Fontenelle, WY
Solutions for Our
University of Washington, Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy, Student Chapter

June 12, 2008

National Publication Cites Contribution of UW's Science Posse, University of Wyoming

June 4, 2008

UW Science Posse to Hold Summer Workshop Series, University of Wyoming

Spring 2008

Wanted: Science's Next Generation, UWYO Magazine

March 3, 2008

UW's Science Posse, Albany County Educators to Visit India, University of Wyoming

May 14, 2007

Free Summer Science Workshop Offered at UW, University of Wyoming

November 1, 2006

Science Makeover Sought, Laramie Boomerang

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