Skip to Main Navigation. Each navigation link will open a list of sub navigation links.

Skip to Main Content

Apply to the University of Wyoming

Global Resource Navigation

Give to UW
Download UW Viewbook
Visit Campus

Governor, UW President to Address Guard Members at Send-off Tuesday

May 23, 2008

Gov. Dave Freudenthal, University of Wyoming President Tom Buchanan and Cowboy football Coach Joe Glenn will give brief remarks Tuesday, May 27, at 8 a.m. at the Laramie National Guard Armory, 2901 Armory Road, for officers and soldiers being deployed to Afghanistan.

The Wyoming Army National Guard's Embedded Transition Team of 16 officers and soldiers is being deployed to advise, train and assist Afghanistan military and police. Two UW assistant professors of military science and three ROTC alumni are part of that team.

They are Majors James Leas and Joseph Huss of the UW Army ROTC Cowboy Battalion along with UW students Lt. Col. Raymond Kent, B.S. degree in administration of justice and juris doctoral degree, 2nd Lt. Daniel Long, B.S. degree in criminal justice, and Command Sgt. Maj. Jayson Walford, B.S. degree in psychology.

Buchanan will present the team with a UW flag to take to Afghanistan.


Share This Page:

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
UW Operators (307) 766-1121 | Contact Us | Download Adobe Reader

Twitter Icon Youtube Icon Instagram Icon Vimeo Icon Facebook Icon

Accreditation | Emergency Preparedness | Employment at UW | Gainfull Employment | Privacy Policy | Accessibility Accessibility information icon