November 2008 Releases
November 29, 2008 — University of Wyoming President Tom Buchanan on Saturday issued the following statement in response to Gov. Dave Freudenthal's 2009 Supplemental Budget recommendations:
November 24, 2008 — Theresa Bogard is internationally known as a pianist. She's building quite a reputation as a teacher, too.
November 24, 2008 — University of Wyoming College of Education faculty member Kent Becker's innovative effort to use photography to raise awareness of children's mental health needs was recently honored by UPLIFT Wyoming, a division of the National Federation of Families.
November 20, 2008 — The health and well-being of many children in Kenya depends on the efforts of a University of Wyoming cross cultural communication class taught by Tracey Patton, professor in the Department of Communication and Journalism.
November 18, 2008 — The University of Wyoming Science and Mathematics Teaching Center (SMTC) will partner with four other universities in a multi-state ecological research project funded by a $12 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF).
November 17, 2008 — Laura Uglean Jackson is the American Heritage Center's new university archivist. She replaces Mark Shelstad, who accepted another position in June after serving more than 10 years in the position.
November 17, 2008 — Carolyn Smith, who has worked in Auxiliary Services at the University of Wyoming since 2002, has been appointed as director of the department.
November 17, 2008 — A University of Wyoming poll shows that Wyoming residents favor a variety of solutions to meet the United States' energy needs, including near-unanimous support for the development and use of renewable energy.
November 15, 2008 — University of Wyoming trustees approved the following personnel items on Friday, Nov. 15:
November 14, 2008 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees today (Friday) awarded Sampson Construction the contract as "construction manager at risk" (CMAR) for the War Memorial Stadium enhancement and prestige seating project.
November 14, 2008 — Most Wyoming high school and middle school students don't use illegal drugs, binge drink, or smoke tobacco, but mistakenly believe that many more of their classmates do, a new statewide survey reveals.
November 13, 2008 — Mary E. Burman, dean of the University of Wyoming Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing, was inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (FAANP) during the group's meeting in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
November 12, 2008 — Steven W. Farkas is the first director of the newly established Peter M. and Paula Green Johnson Business Career Center at the University of Wyoming.
November 12, 2008 — Members of the University of Wyoming Cap and Gown Chapter of Mortar Board have named their "Top Profs" for the academic year.
November 10, 2008 — The aged homes, the mature trees, the vintage architecture.
November 7, 2008 — Nearly 100 people attended the first two community meetings on the University of Wyoming's Long Range Development Plan Thursday.
November 7, 2008 — Nominations are now being accepted for the diversity award honoring Willena Stanford, a longtime University of Wyoming African American Studies instructor. The nomination deadline for the Willena Stanford Commitment to Diversity Award is Friday, Dec. 5.
November 6, 2008 — Wyoming native and University of Wyoming alumnus Patricia R. Guthrie has been awarded the UW Art Museum National Advisory Board President's Award for 2008. The award recognizes her hard work and dedication in supporting the arts in Wyoming.
November 6, 2008 — Americans' voices were heard loud and clear election day, but no matter who won or lost, one group on the University of Wyoming campus is celebrating a different victory.
November 3, 2008 — Letter from ASUW President Kelsey Day Dear Faculty and Staff:
November 3, 2008 — The University of Wyoming's College of Health Sciences has announced its alumni of the year.