Bureau of Mines Building, Room 137
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-2929
April 23, 2015 — University of Wyoming researcher Hannah Jang-Condell is playing a key role in an unprecedented initiative dedicated to the search for life on planets outside our solar system, NASA announced Tuesday.
April 23, 2015 — Over the next two and a half weeks, a five-member committee of the University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will seek advice from the public regarding UW’s presidential search process.
April 21, 2015 — A University of Wyoming alumnus whose career has spanned work as an elementary school teacher to a university provost has been named dean of UW’s College of Education.
April 20, 2015 — University of Wyoming Department of Mathematics colleagues were asked to nominate one of their own for the George Duke Humphrey Distinguished Faculty Award, which recognizes a faculty member “who, in addition to acclaim as a teacher, has achieved distinction as a scholar in research or other creative activity, and who has given distinguished service to the university.”
April 20, 2015 — During a career that has spanned more than 30 years at the University of Wyoming at Casper, Bruce Richardson has inspired thousands of students in courses ranging from Shakespeare to technical writing to contemporary Wyoming authors.
April 17, 2015 — An initiative with the potential to significantly expand the literacy resources available to the state’s school children is heading toward a pilot phase at the University of Wyoming’s College of Education.
April 16, 2015 — A recent University of Wyoming master’s degree graduate will use her knowledge and skills to improve soils research in Nepal starting this summer through a Fulbright U.S. Student Award.
April 27, 2015 — Cliff Harbour, associate professor in the Department of Professional Studies in the University of Wyoming’s College of Education, is the 2014-15 recipient of the UW James C. Hurst “Each Student-A Person” Award.
April 27, 2015 — Whether he expounds on religious themes in a large lecture hall or teaches a small gathering in the Freshman Honors Colloquium, Tyler Fall is a University of Wyoming lecturer whom students and colleagues praise.
April 27, 2015 — Extremely passionate about teaching, Chip Kobulnicky brings an unmatched level of energy to the classroom. His enthusiasm and desire for his students to do well have earned him the University of Wyoming’s John P. Ellbogen Meritorious Classroom Teaching Award.
April 27, 2015 — An educator in the University of Wyoming’s College of Education who engages students with her teaching style, encourages understanding and growth in the subject matter, and empowers students to feel confident in their abilities is a recipient of a top teaching award.
April 27, 2015 — Wyoming Public Radio’s (WPR) News Department was awarded three Regional Edward R. Murrow awards last week for demonstrating excellence in the electronic news profession. WPR competes in region three in the small market category.
April 27, 2015 — University of Wyoming Art Museum Director Susan Moldenhauer was one of the artists who received the 2016 Wyoming Arts Council Visual Arts Fellowships.
April 27, 2015 — More than 400 undergraduate students will take part in the Wyoming Undergraduate Research Day on the University of Wyoming campus, Saturday, May 2.
April 27, 2015 — Members of the University of Wyoming community and the public can voice their opinions about the process to select a new president at two forums Monday, May 4.
April 24, 2015 — The Cowboy KICKOFF concert and pep rally returns to the University of Wyoming Friday, Sept. 4, featuring country singer Josh Turner.
April 24, 2015 — Wyomingites’ attitudes toward abortion are shifting toward a pro-life position, according to a University of Wyoming survey.
April 24, 2015 — Members of the Albany County legislative delegation will discuss key political issues facing the county and state during a panel discussion Wednesday, April 29, from 3-4:30 p.m. in the University of Wyoming Union Family Room.
April 23, 2015 — University of Wyoming students have elected Brian Schueler, an international studies major from Buffalo, as the president of the Associated Students of the University of Wyoming (ASUW).
April 23, 2015 — While professional development resources for teachers have been strong historically, one critical group in Wyoming’s K-12 education community has not had similar growth opportunities: district and school administrators.
April 23, 2015 — Visitors to the Harry C. Vaughan University of Wyoming Planetarium will not only be treated to programs about Jupiter and Neptune under the dome this month. They will be able to go outside and observe the night skies as well, perhaps catching a glimpse of those planets.
April 27, 2015 — Saturday, May 2, is the final day to see art exhibitions “Ley Lines: Intersecting Conversations” and “The Art of Disguise: Cultural Masks from the Art Museum Collection” at the University of Wyoming Art Museum.
April 22, 2015 — A national expert in wind power, Willett Kempton, will discuss “Wind Power: Technology, Policy and Social-technical Movements” during the University of Wyoming Department of Anthropology’s annual Mulloy Lecture Thursday, April 30, at 3:10 p.m. in the College of Business auditorium.
April 21, 2015 — The University of Wyoming will join people throughout the Hispanic world and beyond to commemorate the fourth centenary of the publication of Cervantes’ literary masterpiece, “Don Quixote, Part 11.”
April 27, 2015 — University of Wyoming President Dick McGinity has granted up to two hours of release time to attend Staff Recognition Day that begins at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 28, in the Crane-Hill dining hall. More than 275 employees will be honored at the event.
April 6, 2015 — With warmer spring weather, the University of Wyoming Police Department is asking bicyclists, pedestrians and motorists to follow standards of courtesy and safety.
April 6, 2015 — The University of Wyoming Staff Senate is selling tickets now for a chance to win a mountain bike or a specially prepared barbecue package of meat.
April 24, 2015 — These are among the construction activities scheduled April 26-May 2 at the University of Wyoming:
April 24, 2015 — These are among the activities scheduled April 27-May 3 at the University of Wyoming:
April 27, 2015 — State, national and international media frequently feature the University of Wyoming and members of its community in stories. Here is a summary of some of the recent articles where UW is making the news.
April 24, 2015 — Trevor Scherlin of Casper, a senior in economics and finance with a minor in German, has been chosen as the University of Wyoming’s Student Employee of the Year.
April 24, 2015 — University of Wyoming debate team members Mary Marcum and Hunter McFarland registered UW’s best performance since 2011 at the recent 69th annual National Debate Tournament at the University of Iowa.
April 23, 2015 — Judges have selected winners in the recent Wyoming History Day competition held at the University of Wyoming.
April 23, 2015 — Tyler Smathers, a senior in the elementary education program through the University of Wyoming at Casper (UW-Casper), was recently presented with the Sue Jorgensen Excellent Student in Education award.
April 22, 2015 — It started with an Instagram photograph of Tabitha Briscoe’s friend lying in the dirt. She had been “turtled” -- flat on her back, could not get up -- while carrying her crash pad on a bouldering expedition.
April 22, 2015 — Students from the University of Wyoming Global and Area Studies Program will present results of their international fieldwork Monday, May 4, at 7 p.m. in Cheyenne’s Laramie County Library.
April 21, 2015 — Revving up the genetic horsepower of algae to gush lipids for use as biofuel has propelled four Sheridan College students onto the national stage in Washington, D.C.
April 21, 2015 — With hopes of finishing among the top two teams in the Central Rocky Mountain Region (CRMR) all but diminished, the University of Wyoming team’s rodeo team will try to qualify as many individuals as possible for this summer’s College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR).
April 24, 2015 — A weekly look at Wyoming business questions from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (WSBDC), part of WyomingEntrepreneur.Biz, a collection of business assistance programs at the University of Wyoming.
April 15, 2015 — In research worthy of science fiction writer Isaac Asimov’s “I, Robot,” Bertram Malle is working to design a moral robot.