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Farrell Rapp Elected to RACC Board of Directors

September 30, 2013 — Farrell Rapp, research services coordinator in the University of Wyoming Research Office, has been elected to serve a three-year term on the Research Administrators Certification Council (RACC) Board of Directors.

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Maggie Farrell is Candidate for ALA Presidency

September 30, 2013 — Maggie Farrell, University of Wyoming libraries dean, is one of two candidates for the 2015-16 presidency of the American Library Association (ALA).

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Mountain Film Festival is Oct. 4-5

September 30, 2013 — Telluride’s Mountainfilm on Tour Festival will be shown at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, and at 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Gryphon Theater in the Laramie Plains Civic Center, located at 710 E. Garfield St. A film for children can be seen at 1 p.m. Saturday. The showings are free and open to the public.

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Natrona County UW Extension Horticulturist Receives National Distinguished Service Award

September 30, 2013 — Donna Cuin, horticultural program associate in the Natrona County office of University of Wyoming Extension, has received the Distinguished Service Award from the National Association of County Agricultural Agents (NACAA).

UW Men Win First Rodeo of Fall Season

September 30, 2013 — Now that’s the type of performance University of Wyoming Coach George Howard has waited for all season.

UW Security and Fire Safety Report Now Available

September 30, 2013 — The 2013 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for the University of Wyoming is now available.

Wyoming Business Tips for Oct. 6-Oct. 12

September 30, 2013 — 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.

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Campus Construction Update for Sept. 29-Oct. 5

September 27, 2013 — These are among the construction activities scheduled Sept. 29-Oct. 5 at the University of Wyoming:

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Speaker to Discuss Self-Defense Wednesday

September 27, 2013 — Heather Maggs, senior national speaker of “Girls Fight Back,” will teach and demonstrate safety and self-defense for interested women Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 7 p.m. in the University of Wyoming Union Ballroom.

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University of Wyoming Calendar for Sept. 30-Oct. 6

September 27, 2013 — These are among activities scheduled Sept. 30-Oct. 6 at the University of Wyoming:

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UW Researcher Studies Chemical Neutering as Means to Control Coyotes

September 27, 2013 — Marjorie MacGregor wants to manage coyotes through better chemistry.

5K Fun Run or Walk Will Support UW Veteran Services Center

September 26, 2013 — A 5K fun run or walk to support the University of Wyoming’s Veteran Services Center is set for Sunday, Oct. 6, at 10:30 a.m. The race starts at the Washakie Center green area.

Northern Rockies Skies for October: Pegasus, the ‘Winged Horse’

September 26, 2013 — A monthly look at the night skies of the northern Rocky Mountains, written by astronomers Ron Canterna, University of Wyoming; Jay Norris, Challis, Idaho Observatory; and Daryl Macomb, Boise State University.

Sternbergs Plan Open House Oct. 6

September 26, 2013 — University of Wyoming President Bob Sternberg and his family will open the doors of their home to the public during a community open house Sunday, Oct. 6, from 1-4 p.m.

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UW Art Museum Annual Gala is Oct. 26

September 26, 2013 — The University of Wyoming Art Museum’s 20th annual Gala ball and fundraiser is Saturday, Oct. 26, at 6 p.m. in the Wyoming Union Yellowstone Ballroom. The theme is “Laissez les bons temps rouler,” or “Let the good times roll.”

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UW Faculty Recital Series Continues with Pianist Oct. 6

September 26, 2013 — A guest solo pianist continues the University of Wyoming Department of Music fall Faculty Recital Series at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall. The event is free and open to the public.

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UW Symphony Presents Opening Night

September 26, 2013 — The University of Wyoming Symphony Orchestra presents its opening night concert Thursday, Oct. 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall.

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Author and Poet Sherman Alexie to Visit UW

September 25, 2013 — Award-winning author and poet Sherman Alexie will lecture and sign books Tuesday, Oct. 15, at 7 p.m. in the University of Wyoming College of Arts and Sciences auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

D-Day Engineering Challenges Topic of Monday UW Lecture

September 25, 2013 — Engineering challenges during the historic D-Day landings on June 6, 1944, are the focus of a lecture Monday, Sept. 30, at 3 p.m. in Room 1045 of the University of Wyoming College of Engineering Building.

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Mandolinist Chris Thile to Perform at UW

September 25, 2013 — Grammy Award-winning mandolin soloist Chris Thile opens the University of Wyoming Cultural Programs fall concert series at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, at the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall.

UW Faculty Pay Raises Will Save Money for Wyoming

September 25, 2013 — A lack of state funding for employee pay raises over the past four years has resulted in a steady increase in the number of University of Wyoming faculty members leaving for other institutions. Those departures represent an immeasurable loss of expertise, harming the university’s ability to fulfill its land-grant mission of teaching, research and service.

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UW to Host International Wind Energy Conference Oct. 7-9

September 25, 2013 — Even though the generation of electricity through wind power has increased nationally and worldwide, many challenges -- including reliability, overall wind farm performance and offshore wind -- still exist.

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Diwali Night Brings Indian Performers to UW

September 24, 2013 — The 11th annual Diwali Night at the University of Wyoming features an evening of Indian culture including music, performances and a fashion show at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, in the College of Arts and Sciences auditorium. A free dinner, with tickets required, is set for 7:30 p.m. in the Wyoming Union Ballroom.

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Expert on Learning, Neuroscience to Speak at UW Symposium

September 24, 2013 — A renowned researcher on the neuroscience of learning will visit the University of Wyoming Oct. 1-2 as the featured scholar at the College of Education’s 2013 Ellbogen Symposium for Teaching and Learning.

New Student Organization Promotes Disability Awareness

September 24, 2013 — An organizational meeting for a new University of Wyoming student organization that celebrates and promotes disability awareness and access is set for Thursday, Sept. 26, at 6 p.m. in Room 215 of the UW Classroom Building.

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UW Religion Today Column for Week of Sept. 15-21: ‘Thinking with the Church’: The Pope Engages the People

September 24, 2013 — Pope Francis is an impressive guy. Impressive not in the sense of his “wow” factor, coolness, charisma or even power, but impressive in his calm inner humility. It is not what he shouts that is gripping, but what he speaks in a whisper (to borrow Frank Bruni’s characterization).

UW Theatre and Dance Presents 'Five Women Wearing the Same Dress'

September 24, 2013 — A bevy of bridesmaids runs riot during Alan Ball’s wedding reception in “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress,” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, Oct. 1-5, and at 2 p.m. Oct. 6, at the University of Wyoming’s Buchanan Center for Performing Arts Studio Theatre.

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Adventurer Mark Jenkins Presents ‘Climbing Everest’ Oct. 1 in Casper

September 23, 2013 — University of Wyoming writer-in-residence Mark Jenkins will present “Climbing Everest” Tuesday, Oct. 1, at 7 p.m. in Casper College’s Wold Physical Science Building Room 103. The event is free and open to the public.

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Football Game, Parade, Highlight UW Homecoming Schedule

September 23, 2013 — “This is the West … Forever Brown and Gold" is the theme of the 2013 University of Wyoming Homecoming, Oct. 5-12.

President Plans First Listening Session Wednesday

September 23, 2013 — Since starting work at the University of Wyoming in July, President Bob Sternberg has held two “town meetings” on campus to answer questions and articulate his vision for the university. Another such meeting is planned for early October.

UW Homecoming Parade Application Deadline

September 23, 2013 — Friday, Oct. 4, is the deadline to submit applications to participate in the University of Wyoming’s annual Homecoming parade.

UW Men Second at Chadron State Rodeo

September 23, 2013 — The University of Wyoming men’s rodeo team rebounded from a tough opening weekend to split second place at the Chadron State College rodeo in Crawford, Neb.

UW President Plans First Listening Session Wednesday

September 23, 2013 — Since starting work at the University of Wyoming in July, President Bob Sternberg has held two “town meetings” on campus to answer questions and articulate his vision for the university. Another such meeting is planned for early October.

UW Research Office Offers New Faculty Orientation

September 23, 2013 — Services and resources to support faculty will be among the topics explained during the UW Research and Economic Development Office new faculty orientation session Thursday, Oct. 3, in Room 214 of the UW Classroom Building.

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UW’s Hanscom Receives WLA Distinguished Service Award

September 23, 2013 — Martha Hanscom, University of Wyoming Libraries associate librarian, is the recipient of the Wyoming Library Association’s (WLA) 2013 Distinguished Service Award. She will be honored Thursday, Oct. 3, at the annual WLA’s Conference awards banquet.

Wyoming Business Tips for Sept. 29-Oct. 5

September 23, 2013 — 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.

Wyoming Celebrates National GEAR UP Week

September 23, 2013 — Wyoming this week celebrates the continuing success of Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP), a federally funded college access program providing students and families the support and resources they need for college success.

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Campus Construction Update for Sept. 22-28

September 20, 2013 — These are among the construction activities scheduled Sept. 22-28 at the University of Wyoming:

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History Colloquium Examines Psychiatric State Hospitals, Lakota Politics

September 20, 2013 — Research conducted by University of Wyoming history students will be presented during a colloquium Tuesday, Sept. 24, from 3-5 p.m. in Room 24 of the College of Business Building.

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University of Wyoming Calendar for Sept. 23-29

September 20, 2013 — These are among activities scheduled Sept. 23-29 at the University of Wyoming:

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UW Conference Examines the High Costs of Health Care

September 20, 2013 — In the longest article ever to appear in Time magazine, Stephen Brill kindled a widespread debate over one of the nation’s critical social issues: the high cost of health care.

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UW Student Helps Wyoming Company Learn How to Use WYCEHG Equipment

September 20, 2013 — James St. Clair is not your typical summer intern. The University of Wyoming doctoral student actually helped a company learn a new way to conduct its work.

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‘Generational Equity Tour’ Plans Stop at UW

September 20, 2013 — While Washington policymakers continue to battle over the federal budget, members of the millennial generation will come together Tuesday, Oct. 1, at the University of Wyoming to hear a presentation by former U.S. Sen. Alan Simpson to learn about the nation's growing debt and how to pressure leaders for solutions.

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Comedian Aziz Ansari to Perform at UW

September 19, 2013 — Aziz Ansari, Rolling Stone’s “Funniest Man under 30,” will perform Saturday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. at the University of Wyoming College of Arts and Sciences auditorium.

Intellectual Property Topic of Sheridan Meeting

September 19, 2013 — Information about protecting and developing intellectual property will be presented during a meeting Thursday, Sept. 26, at 7 p.m. in Room W174 of the Whitney Building at Sheridan College.

Regional College Union Conference Scheduled at UW

September 19, 2013 — The Association of College Unions International (ACUI) Region 13 conference will be held at the University of Wyoming Sept. 26-28.

UW Joins Regional Health Research Partnership

September 19, 2013 — The University of Wyoming is partnering with 12 other universities across seven states in the Mountain West to put clinical research into practice to address regional health concerns including access to care, cancer, obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular and infectious diseases.

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Activities of Early Man Topic of UW Lecture

September 18, 2013 — A noted archeologist will explain new evidence about the activities of prehistoric men in North America during a talk at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, in the University of Wyoming College of Agriculture auditorium.

Health Care Conference among UW Television Program Topics Sunday

September 18, 2013 — An organizer of a conference that will examine the Affordable Care Act will be among guests on the University of Wyoming news and information program “Wyoming Signatures” at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, on Wyoming Public Television.

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UW to Host Worldwide Experts for Opening of Hess Digital Rock Physics Lab

September 18, 2013 — Presentations by world-renowned scientists and industry leaders are among the activities scheduled as part of the grand opening of the Hess Digital Rock Physics Laboratory at the University of Wyoming Friday, Sept. 20.

UW’s Big Event Allows Students to Thank Community

September 18, 2013 — University of Wyoming students will have the opportunity to thank the Laramie community starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, in Prexy’s Pasture.

Professional Development Presentation for Wyoming Artists

September 17, 2013 — The University of Wyoming Art Museum, along with the UW Department of Art and the Jentel Artist Residency Program, will host an information session with Creative Capital Monday, Sept. 23, at 6:30 p.m. in Room 111 of the Visual Arts Building.

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UW Launches Professional Land Management Program

September 17, 2013 — The University of Wyoming will launch its new nationally accredited Professional Land Management program with a celebration Monday, Sept. 23, from 1-5 p.m. at the UW Energy Innovation Center.

UW Rodeo Teams Sixth at Opening Competition

September 17, 2013 — It wasn’t the fast start out of the chute the University of Wyoming rodeo teams were looking for in the opening weekend of Central Rocky Mountain Region (CRMR) competition.

UW Speaker to Examine Race and Community Relations

September 17, 2013 — Youths’ relationships with criminal justice practices will be the focus of the University of Wyoming’s William D. Griffith Speaker Series lecture Thursday, Sept. 19, at 1:20 p.m. in the UW College of Education auditorium.

All Kids Can Learn

September 16, 2013 — As a young child, I performed miserably on the IQ tests my elementary school administered to us every couple of years. As a result, my teachers labeled me as a child who couldn’t really learn much. They treated me like I was stupid; I acted stupid; they were happy; I was happy they were happy; everyone was pretty happy about the whole thing. In fourth grade, I had a teacher, Mrs. Alexa, who believed I could learn. She treated me like I was smart. I wanted to make her happy, and I did. I switched from being a mediocre student to being a good one, and continued to be a good student thereafter.

Candidates for VP for Administration Will Visit UW this Week

September 16, 2013 — Two finalists for the position of vice president for administration are scheduled to interview this week at the University of Wyoming, and members of the UW community will have an opportunity to hear from the candidates.

United Way Campaign Kickoff Sept. 23 at UW

September 16, 2013 — The University of Wyoming’s 2013 United Way campaign will begin Monday, Sept. 23, with a campus campaign kickoff at 4 p.m. in the Wyoming Union Yellowstone Ballroom.

UW Joins City in Laramie Community Service Day

September 16, 2013 — Helping hands are being sought for the annual Laramie Community Service Day on Saturday, Sept. 28.

UW Joins in Laramie Community Service Day - Campus

September 16, 2013 — The University of Wyoming will join forces with the Laramie Beautification Committee and the city of Laramie this year for the city’s annual Community Service Day on Saturday, Sept. 28.

UW Trustees Approve Personnel Items

September 16, 2013 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees approved the following appointments during its meeting Friday, Sept. 13.

UW Trustees Approve Retirements, Acknowledge Resignations

September 16, 2013 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees, during its Sept. 13 meeting, approved the following retirements with emeritus or emerita designation:

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Campus Construction Update for Sept. 15-21

September 13, 2013 — These are among the construction activities scheduled Sept. 15-21 at the University of Wyoming:

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Public Forum Set on Proposed Gem City Grand Bus Route Changes

September 13, 2013 — A public forum regarding proposed service changes to the Gem City Grand bus route that serves Laramie and the University of Wyoming will be held Wednesday, Sept. 18, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Albany County Public Library Wyoming Room.

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University of Wyoming Calendar for Sept. 16-22

September 13, 2013 — These are among activities scheduled Sept. 16-22 at the University of Wyoming:

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UW Awarded $1.5 Million for Maternal Obesity Research

September 13, 2013 — In an effort to help reduce a nationwide maternal obesity epidemic, the National Institutes of Health has awarded a five-year, $1.5 million grant to researcher Stephen P. Ford, director of the University of Wyoming’s Center for the Study of Fetal Programming.

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UW Celebrates the Rochelle Gateway Center in Topping-Off Ceremony

September 13, 2013 — The University of Wyoming celebrated the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center in a topping-off ceremony Thursday (Sept. 12). The ceremony marks a high point in a facility that will serve UW students for generations.

Wyoming Business Tips for Sept. 22-Sept. 28

September 13, 2013 — 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.

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UW Faculty Recital Series Presents Solo Pianist Sept. 20

September 12, 2013 — A solo piano recital continues the University of Wyoming Department of Music fall Faculty Recital Series at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall. The event is free and open to the public.

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UW Graduate to be Keynote Speaker at Sept. 25 E2E Laramie Program

September 12, 2013 — A University of Wyoming graduate will be the keynote speaker during this month’s e2e Laramie meeting.

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UW Religion Today Column for Week of Sept. 15-21: Down with the Tyrants! Liberty, Enlightenment and Islam

September 12, 2013 — Two and a half years ago, the Arab Spring erupted across the Middle East. In some countries, the people deposed their single-party governments in an attempt to bring about democracy. In others, the government prevented such takeovers. In Syria, the people’s protests degenerated into civil war.

UW Rodeo Teams Open Fall Season at CWC

September 12, 2013 — Last season, the University of Wyoming men’s rodeo team had high hopes, while the women had two returning club members with finals experience.

UW’s Nationally Recognized Nordic Ski Team Invited to World University Games

September 12, 2013 — For the second time in two years, the University of Wyoming’s nationally recognized men’s and women’s Nordic ski club teams have been invited to compete in in the World University Games -- this time Dec. 11-21 in Trentino, Italy.

UW Board of Trustees to Meet Sept. 12-13

September 10, 2013 — Goals for the 2013-14 academic year, an update on administrative searches and a meeting with Gov. Matt Mead are on the agenda for the University of Wyoming Board of Trustees Thursday and Friday, Sept. 12-13.

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UW Doctoral Student Wins a Trip to Supercomputing 13 Conference in Denver

September 10, 2013 — A University of Wyoming doctoral student contributed to the creation of an application that allows physical therapists to monitor their patients’ recovery in real time and from a remote location. As a result of his computing innovation, Raghu Raj Prassana Kumar earned an all-expenses-paid trip to the Supercomputing 13 Conference Nov. 17-22 in Denver, Colo.

Campus Construction Map Available Online

September 9, 2013 — Temporary fencing, closed sidewalks and parking areas, “keep out” signs and heavy equipment noise have become commonplace at the University of Wyoming in recent years, with major construction projects underway from one end of campus to the other.

Take Advantage of WyoCal, UW’s Interactive Calendar

September 9, 2013 — Need help promoting your performances, seminars, talks, special programs and more? Don’t overlook WyoCal, the calendar that provides an effective tool for students, faculty, staff, alumni, parents and the public to stay informed about what is happening at the University of Wyoming.

UW College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Honors Menkhaus

September 9, 2013 — Dale Menkhaus, longtime professor of in the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, was chosen to receive the University of Wyoming College of Agriculture and Natural Resources’ Andrew Vanvig Lifetime Distinguished Faculty Achievement Award.

UW Retirees to Hear Update on State Retirement System at Monthly Meeting

September 9, 2013 — All University of Wyoming retirees and near-retirees are invited to attend the September meeting of the UW/State Retirees of Albany County at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 16, at the Eppson Center for Seniors, located at 1560 N. Third St.

World Comes to Wyoming Fund Request for Proposals

September 9, 2013 — The World Comes to Wyoming Fund is now accepting applications for grants of up to $2,400 per year. Deadline for applications is 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15.

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Campus Construction Update for Sept. 8-14

September 6, 2013 — These are among the construction activities scheduled Sept. 8-14 at the University of Wyoming:

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University of Wyoming Calendar for Sept. 9-15

September 6, 2013 — These are among activities scheduled Sept. 9-15 at the University of Wyoming:

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UW Faculty Recital Series Opens with Flute and Piano Music Sept. 15

September 6, 2013 — A trio opens the University of Wyoming Department of Music fall Faculty Recital Series at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall. The event is free and open to the public.

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UW Offers Free Forum on Technology in the Classroom

September 6, 2013 — Teachers and students can explore ways to use technology to enhance learning and connect in the classroom during a free forum scheduled Friday and Saturday, Sept. 13-14, at the University of Wyoming.

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UW President Changes Tailgate Activities

September 6, 2013 — University of Wyoming students have a new pregame activity for home football games, thanks in part to new UW President Bob Sternberg.

Wyoming Business Tips for Sept. 15-Sept. 21

September 6, 2013 — 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.

Eminent Writer Sherwin Bitsui to Give Public Reading Sept. 13

September 5, 2013 — Navajo poet Sherwin Bitsui, an eminent writer-in-residence at the University of Wyoming this fall, will give a public reading and sign books at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, in the Wyoming Union Senate Chambers.

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UW Inaugural Biodiversity Science and Conservation Award Winners Announced

September 5, 2013 — Robert and Jane Dorn and Chris Madson have received inaugural lifetime achievement awards from the University of Wyoming Biodiversity Institute. They will be honored Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 5:30 p.m. at the UW Berry Biodiversity Conservation Center.

UW President Sternberg to Hold Second Town Meeting Tuesday

September 5, 2013 — University of Wyoming President Bob Sternberg will host his second “town meeting” for the university community Tuesday, Sept. 10, from 3-4 p.m. in the College of Arts & Sciences auditorium.

UW Teams with Aarhus University to Map Aquifers in Laramie and Snowy Ranges

September 5, 2013 — For the past year, University of Wyoming water researchers, with boots on the ground, have used more than $1 million worth of new geophysics and hydrology equipment to map groundwater aquifers in the Laramie and Snowy ranges.

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UW Honors Agriculture Alumni and Partners

September 4, 2013 — A Riverton native and president of Farm Credit Services of America, and the owner of a forest products company headquartered in Hulett are this year’s University of Wyoming College of Agriculture and Natural Resources outstanding alumni award recipients.

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UW Scientist and Olympian to Appear in 'NBC Learn' Segment for Sochi Winter Olympics

September 4, 2013 — At the 2006 Winter Olympics, Sarah Konrad, framed against the backdrop of a large glacier, enthusiastically discussed the looming ice formation with a television reporter. However, the talk about the subject of her doctoral dissertation never made the airwaves.

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‘Chicanitas’ and Neltje Exhibitions Highlight UW Art Museum Openings Friday

September 4, 2013 — The University of Wyoming Art Museum will celebrate the opening of its fall exhibitions at a reception from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6.

Annual UW Police Auction is Wednesday

September 3, 2013 — The University of Wyoming’s annual found property auction will be held Wednesday, Sept. 4, beginning at 4 p.m. at the UWPD parking lot, 1426 E. Flint St.

Consumer Issues Conference Offers Free Registration to UW Employees

September 3, 2013 — University of Wyoming employees and all students will be able to attend the annual Consumer Issues Conference free of charge.

Meet the New A&S Dean

September 3, 2013 — A reception for Paula Lutz, new dean of the University of Wyoming College of Arts and Sciences, will be held Monday, Sept. 9, from 4-6 p.m. in the A&S lobby and Quealy Plaza.

Nominations Deadline for UW Staff Employee of the Third Quarter

September 3, 2013 — Sept. 13 is the deadline to nominate someone for the UW Outstanding Staff Employee of the third quarter award.

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Organizers Hope Conference Inspires Innovative Technology, Distance-Education Uses

September 3, 2013 — There is no Wizard of Oz offering solutions, but weaving technology and teaching along the yellow brick road could enhance learning for students.

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Report: UW Should Lead in Statewide Internationalization Education and Outreach Efforts

September 3, 2013 — Strengthening support for faculty development and expanding outreach to Wyoming communities and schools are among recommendations resulting from a two-year University of Wyoming study to assess what UW can do to enhance international education in Wyoming.

UW Will Host Rocky Mountain Rendezvous Job Fair For Geoscience Students Nationwide

September 3, 2013 — More than 350 geoscience students from across the nation met with representatives from 24 petroleum companies during last year’s Rocky Mountain Rendezvous (RMR) Job Fair. Similar numbers are expected at this year’s 12th annual event scheduled Sept. 27-30 at the University of Wyoming Conference Center and Hilton Garden Inn.

Wyoming Business Tips for Sept. 8-14

September 3, 2013 — 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.

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