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UW SBDC Webinar Helps Businesses with International Shipping

February 28, 2017 — Small-business owners in Wyoming will have an opportunity to learn more about effectively managing shipping and logistics during a Wyoming Small Business Development Center (SBDC) webinar Thursday, March 23, from 2-3 p.m.

two dancers wearing lift harnesses UW Spring Dance Concert Features Lights Along the Shore March 7-10

February 28, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Department of Theatre and Dance presents “Spring to Dance,” a mixed-bill concert featuring an array of dance styles ranging from jazz and modern to European release and vertical dance.

man holding a magazine and looking at the camera Architecture Website Highlights UW Solar Panel Expert

February 27, 2017 — Jon Gardzelewski believes solar panels should become a bigger part of the design of buildings and housing in the future.

woman standing in field talking to a man Society for Range Management Honors UW Big Horn County Educator

February 27, 2017 — Big Horn County Extension Educator Mae Smith received an Outstanding Young Range Professional Award at the Society for Range Management’s (SRM) annual meeting in St. George, Utah, Jan. 29-Feb. 2.

two people dancing under a streetlight UW, Laramie Organizations to Host Sans Façon March 7

February 27, 2017 — A joint planning committee of University of Wyoming and Laramie organizations will host a public presentation by speakers Charles Blanc and Tristan Surtees, collectively known as Sans façon, Tuesday, March 7, at 6 p.m. at Laramie’s Gryphon Theatre, located at 710 E. Garfield St.

UW Changes Evening and Weekend Transit Services Today

February 27, 2017 — Due to decreasing evening ridership and budget constraints, University of Wyoming Transit and Parking Services will change its evening and weekend transit services effective today.

Campus Construction Update for Feb. 26-March 4

February 24, 2017 — These are among the construction activities scheduled Feb. 26-March 4 at the University of Wyoming:

Eight UW Students to Perform in Jacoby Competition March 2

February 24, 2017 — The University of Wyoming’s finest student musician will be chosen at this year’s Dorothy Jacoby Student Soloist Competition Thursday, March 2.

woman leaning on grand piano with lid open Guest Pianist Cristina Capparelli to Perform at UW March 1

February 24, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Department of Music’s Faculty Recital Series opens its spring season with a performance by guest pianist Cristina Capparelli Wednesday, March 1.

group of people standing and looking at a puppet show UW Art Museum Offers Activities to Celebrate March Art Month

February 24, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Art Museum will offer several fun, family-oriented free events for students to celebrate March Art Month, when promoting art and art education is observed nationally.

head portrait of a woman UW Law Student Lands Elite Fellowship in New York City

February 24, 2017 — University of Wyoming third-year College of Law student Halinka Zolcik, from Gillette, is the first UW student selected for an Immigration Justice Corps Fellowship, one of the most prestigious legal fellowship positions in the country.

UW Town-Hall Meeting on WyoCloud Thursday

February 24, 2017 — University of Wyoming Provost Kate Miller will host a town-hall meeting for the UW community Thursday, March 2, to discuss WyoCloud, the university’s new cloud-based finance, administrative, research support and reporting system.

Wyoming Business Tips for March 5-11

February 24, 2017 — 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 State Science Fair March 5-7 at UW

February 24, 2017 — Qualified Wyoming students will showcase their original science, technology, engineering and mathematics research during the Wyoming State Science Fair Sunday-Tuesday, March 5-7, at the University of Wyoming.

University of Wyoming Calendar for Feb. 27-March 5

February 23, 2017 — These are among the activities scheduled Feb. 27-March 5 at the University of Wyoming:

families with children in a room with large tables UW Art Museum to Offer Family Workshop March 4

February 23, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Art Museum will host Family Saturday Workshop March 4, from 10 a.m.-noon.

stair area decorated for party with balloons UW Planetarium Offers Plethora of Programs About the Cosmos in March

February 23, 2017 — From spaceships to the upcoming eclipse, March’s schedule at the Harry C. Vaughan University of Wyoming Planetarium has a little something for everyone.

people holding a piece of film stretched several feet outside UW Researcher Helps Develop Innovative Cooling Technology

February 23, 2017 — The landscape of energy technology could soon be vastly improved, thanks to the work of a University of Wyoming researcher.

Wyoming Students to Compete in World Languages Day at UW March 3-4

February 23, 2017 — Approximately 250 Wyoming junior high and high school students are expected to participate in the fifth annual World Languages Day competition Friday, March 3, and Saturday, March 4, at the University of Wyoming.

seven people seated around a table Irish Ensemble Danú to Perform at UW March 3

February 22, 2017 — Traditional Irish ensemble Danú is scheduled to appear at the University of Wyoming Friday, March 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall as part of the UW Cultural Programs spring schedule.

man in cowboy hat sitting outside in a chair, legs crossed, looking into the distance UW Professor Receives Harper Lee Award for Alabama’s Distinguished Writer of the Year

February 22, 2017 — University of Wyoming Creative Writing Program Associate Professor Brad Watson is the recipient of the 2017 Harper Lee Award for Alabama’s Distinguished Writer of the Year.

UW Student Named February International Pike of the Month

February 22, 2017 — University of Wyoming student Joseph Rubino, from Laramie, has been named the February International Pike of the Month by the Pi Kappa Alpha International Fraternity.

Body Image Awareness Week Begins Feb. 27 at UW

February 21, 2017 — Events promoting positive and healthy body image will be offered during Body Image Awareness Week Monday, Feb. 27, through Friday, March 3, at the University of Wyoming.

group of people holding a plaque UW Law Team Wins Top Regional Moot Court Competition

February 21, 2017 — An all-Cowboy State University of Wyoming College of Law team recently took top honors in the annual Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, one of six regional competitions held nationwide.

poster with beareded person outside World Premiere of ‘The Bearded Lady Project’ March 3 at UW

February 21, 2017 — Ellen Currano used to joke with filmmaker Lexi Jamieson Marsh that her life as a paleontologist would be so much easier if she could sprout facial hair in what is traditionally a male-dominated field that has long celebrated large, grizzled or bearded men going out into the field, facing the elements, carrying a large pickax and moving boulders.

Basketball Game to Promote ‘NO MORE’ Campaign at UW

February 20, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Department of Athletics is designating its Saturday, Feb. 25 men’s basketball game versus New Mexico as a “NO MORE” game to raise awareness for the national campaign “NO MORE, Together We Can End Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault.”

logo with words and bucking horse Conservation Cowboys Initiative Launches with ‘Waste-Less’ Basketball Game at UW

February 20, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Department of Athletics and the Campus Sustainability Committee will host the first UW “waste-less” athletic event when the UW men’s basketball team faces New Mexico Saturday, Feb. 25. The event will launch the Conservation Cowboys initiative, which aims to reduce waste and resource use at athletics facilities and events.

Two UW Education Initiative Town-Hall Meeting Times Change

February 20, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Trustees Education Initiative (TEI) has changed the times for two of its upcoming town-hall meetings.

conversation bubble logo UW Art Museum Will Host ‘Lunchtime Conversations with Curators’ March 1

February 20, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Art Museum will host “Lunchtime Conversations with Curators” Wednesday, March 1, from noon-12:30 p.m.

man with dark glasses on taking something out of a box-like device with a camera over it UW Herbarium Ranks Highly in Nation, World

February 20, 2017 — The University of Wyoming’s Rocky Mountain Herbarium (RM) ranks in the top 2 percent of herbaria in the U.S. and in the world, according to a recent report.

UW IT to Implement New Password Reset Utility

February 20, 2017 — University of Wyoming faculty and staff will have access to Information Technology’s new Password Reset Utility beginning Tuesday, Feb. 21.

person descending into a deep cave on a climbing rope UW to Serve as Repository for Ancient Mammal Fossils Found in Natural Trap Cave

February 20, 2017 — Nestled just beyond the Big Horn Mountains lies an ancient treasure trove -- one of the largest groups of Ice Age mammal bones found in North America. And the ancient fossils, located in a natural trap cave, will soon be under the curation of the University of Wyoming, which will serve as a federal repository for the fossils.

people sitting on the floor in a group, eyes closed UW Wellness Center Receives National Award

February 20, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Wellness Center is the recipient of the Outstanding Emerging Wellness Program Award from a national student affairs organization.

‘Fantastically Strange’ Double Feature Feb. 24 at UW

February 20, 2017 — “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” and “Doctor Strange” will be screened Friday, Feb. 24, in the University of Wyoming Union Family Room.

Campus Construction Update for Feb. 19-25

February 17, 2017 — These are among the construction activities scheduled Feb. 19-25 at the University of Wyoming:

Food Labeling Discussion Feb. 21

February 17, 2017 — Ever wonder what all those words mean on a food label?

art gallery with exhibits placed around the floor and walls UW Art Museum Hosts Gallery Walk-Through with Student Award Winners

February 17, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Art Museum will host a free gallery walk-through featuring student award winners from the 42nd annual Juried UW Student Exhibition Monday, Feb. 27, from 5:30-7 p.m.

Wyoming Business Tips for Feb. 26-March 4

February 17, 2017 — 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.

overhead view of man using ice hooks to climb an ice cliff Popular Banff Film Festival Feb. 22-23 at UW

February 16, 2017 — Outdoor adventure films will be screened during the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour Wednesday, Feb. 22, and Thursday, Feb. 23, at 7 p.m. in the University of Wyoming College of Arts and Sciences auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

photos of Scott Henkel, Daniel Tinker and Kara Pratt Popular UW Lecture Program Returns to Sheridan Feb. 25

February 16, 2017 — Diverse topics focusing on how the brain learns to see, the history of democracy and the future of forests will be discussed by three professors from the University of Wyoming during UW’s popular Saturday U program Saturday, Feb. 25, in Sheridan.

University of Wyoming Calendar for Feb. 20-26

February 16, 2017 — These are among the activities scheduled Feb. 20-26 at the University of Wyoming.

woman sitting on high stool in lab UW Researcher Studies Microbiome Effects on Cattle Feed Efficiency

February 16, 2017 — You thought you were feeding silage or hay to cows these frosty winter mornings, didn’t you?

UW Seminars Designed to Assist Small Businesses with Financial Forecasting

February 16, 2017 — Small businesses in Wyoming can learn how to create rolling financial forecasts, based on key business drivers. These forecasts, combined with project-based planning, can provide a framework that will support better decision making by small businesses.

group of men in a bus Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats to Perform at UW March 24

February 15, 2017 — Tickets are on sale to University of Wyoming students for the Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats concert Friday, March 24, at 9 p.m. in the College of Arts and Sciences auditorium.

Statistics Club Becomes Official RSO at UW

February 15, 2017 — The Statistics Club of Wyoming (SCW WYO) is now an official recognized student organization (RSO) at the University of Wyoming. SCW WYO has been a group on campus for two and a half years.

view of art museum floor area with exhibits on it UW Art Museum Will Host Gallery Walk-Through Feb. 23

February 15, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Art Museum will host a UW Art Department Faculty Exhibition gallery walk-through Thursday, Feb. 23, from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

UW Chamber Orchestra Concert Feb. 20

February 15, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Chamber Orchestra will perform Monday, Feb. 20, at 7:30 p.m. in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall. Admission is free.

religious studies logo UW Religion Today: Muslims in America: Some Observations

February 15, 2017 — One impetus for President Trump’s controversial ban on citizens from specific Middle Eastern countries is to reduce the number of Muslims entering the USA, as if Muslims in general were dangerous, rather than simply using the nation’s intelligence agencies to identify risky people and denying them entry. That impetus went unstated in the ban’s legal language but was widely bruited about last fall on the campaign trail.

two hirola antelope with very tall horns stand facing opposite directions UW Researchers: Decline of Grass Threatens World’s Most Endangered Antelope

February 15, 2017 — University of Wyoming researchers took a big step toward solving the mystery of the decline of hirola, a rare African antelope, conducting wildlife research in one of the most formidable environments -- the border region of eastern Kenya and southern Somalia.

University of Wyoming Fall Semester Graduates: Nonresident

February 14, 2017 — The University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following nonresident students at the completion of the 2016 fall semester.

University of Wyoming Fall Semester Graduates: Resident

February 14, 2017 — The University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following students from Wyoming at the completion of the 2016 fall semester.

UW Nordic Ski Team Hosts Second Laramie Loppet Half Marathon Feb. 19

February 14, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Nordic ski team will host a 21km freestyle half marathon race for the public Sunday, Feb. 19.

‘Office Christmas Party’ Screened at UW Feb. 17

February 14, 2017 — The star-studded comedy “Office Christmas Party” will be screened Friday, Feb. 17, at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. in the University of Wyoming Union Family Room. The event is free and open to the public.

Mardi Gras Night Feb. 18 for UW Students

February 13, 2017 — A Mardi Gras celebration, with games, food and entertainment, is scheduled at the University of Wyoming Saturday, Feb. 18, at 9 p.m. The event is free for all UW students in the Wyoming Union.

front facade of sandstone brick buidling, looking up from the ground UW CEAS Announces Formation of Leadership Council

February 13, 2017 — The University of Wyoming College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS) has formed a new team to provide vision and help accomplish overall goals for education and outreach for the college.

UW Faculty Senate Speaker Series Award Nominations Accepted

February 13, 2017 — Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017-18 University of Wyoming Faculty Senate Speaker Series. The deadline for nominations is 5 p.m. Friday, March 31.

UW to Change Evening and Weekend Transit Services Feb. 27

February 13, 2017 — Due to decreasing evening ridership and budget constraints, University of Wyoming Transit and Parking Services will change its evening and weekend transit services effective Monday, Feb. 27.

UW’s WyoCloud Student Reporting System to Go Live March 6

February 13, 2017 — The University of Wyoming’s WyoCloud Student Reporting system will go live for UW users to access with the Student Records and Executive Overview dashboards Monday, March 6.

logo WTBC’s Sheridan Start-Up Challenge Offers $50K Seed Fund to Stimulate New Companies

February 13, 2017 — The Wyoming Technology Business Center (WTBC), a business development program of the University of Wyoming, has launched a new entrepreneurship competition in the Sheridan area.

Campus Construction Update for Feb. 12-18

February 10, 2017 — (Note: From now on, the weekly construction update will highlight only projects with new developments. Comprehensive updates will be distributed monthly. For the most recent comprehensive update, click here.) These are among the construction activities scheduled Feb. 12-18 at the University of Wyoming.

fish swimming in an African lake UW Researcher Helps Solve Fish Evolution Mystery

February 10, 2017 — A University of Wyoming researcher is part of an international team that has discovered how more than 700 species of fish have evolved in East Africa’s Lake Victoria region over the past 150,000 years.

man sitting in chair on TV set of Hairspray Live! UW Student Gains Experience on Set of NBC’s ‘Hairspray Live!’

February 10, 2017 — A University of Wyoming student helped to light up the set of NBC’s made-for-television musical “Hairspray Live!” that aired live Dec. 7.

UW Trustees Plan Teleconference Meeting Wednesday

February 10, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will consider a number of issues during a meeting Wednesday, Feb. 15, via teleconference.

Wyoming Business Tips for Feb. 19-25

February 10, 2017 — 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.

‘Birth of a Nation’ to be Screened at UW Feb. 13

February 10, 2017 — A panel discussion and screening of “Birth of a Nation” will be Monday, Feb. 13, in the University of Wyoming Union Family Room at 6 p.m.

man sitting with cello Eminent Artist Lynn Harrell and Friends to Perform Feb. 18 at UW

February 9, 2017 — Eminent Artist Lynn Harrell will perform with guest artists Saturday, Feb. 18, at 7:30 p.m. in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts recital hall. The event is free and open to the public.

photo of fossil fish Fossil Fish Festival Feb. 18 at UW in Honor of Wyoming State Fossil

February 9, 2017 — The public is invited to attend a Fossil Fish Festival Saturday, Feb. 18, at the University of Wyoming in honor of Knightia, the extinct fossil fish that has served as Wyoming's state fossil for 30 years.

photo of male tap dancer Tony Award-Winning Tap Dancer to Perform at UW Feb. 14

February 9, 2017 — Award-winning tap dancer, choreographer and “Sesame Street” actor Savion Glover will perform Tuesday, Feb. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the University of Wyoming College of Arts and Sciences auditorium as part of UW Cultural Programs.

male student and female student rehearsing a play University of Wyoming Calendar for Feb. 13-19

February 9, 2017 — These are among the activities scheduled Feb. 13-19 at the University of Wyoming:

headshot of woman UW Entrepreneurship Summit Features Speaker, Presentations April 20

February 9, 2017 — With efforts throughout the state to increase economic diversity, the College of Business will host the first University of Wyoming Entrepreneurship Summit Thursday, April 20.

man standing in front of video game machine UW Graduate Returns to Campus to Meet with MBA Students

February 9, 2017 — Punit Soni, a University of Wyoming electrical engineering master’s degree (2000) graduate, will meet with Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program students Friday, Feb. 10.

UW Webinar Explores What Intellectual Property Knowledge Startups Need to Know

February 9, 2017 — If you currently own a business or have a future business venture in mind, you need to understand how to protect inventions, brands, software and product designs.

‘I Am’ Photo Exhibition on Display at UW’s Gallery 234

February 9, 2017 — “I Am,” a photography exhibition, will be on display beginning Monday, Feb. 13, in Gallery 234, located in the lower level of the University of Wyoming Union.

Big Horn Basin Students Invited to Worland Ag Career Fair

February 8, 2017 — Big Horn Basin students interested in agricultural careers have an opportunity to question professionals during the University of Wyoming’s Ag Career Extravaganza Tuesday, Feb. 14, in Worland.

woman holding award Tendore Receives UW’s Stanford Commitment to Diversity Award

February 8, 2017 — Reinette Tendore, of Ethete, was named the recipient of the University of Wyoming’s 2017 Willena Stanford Commitment to Diversity Award.

UW Alumni Association Scholarship Event April 21

February 8, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Alumni Association’s (UWAA) 25th annual Scholarship Reception and Auction is 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 21, at the Kiwanis Community House in Cheyenne.

man standing with hills behind him UW Professor to Lecture During World Anthropology Day Feb. 16

February 8, 2017 — University of Wyoming Department of Anthropology Professor Robert Kelly will lecture as part of World Anthropology Day Thursday, Feb. 16.

UW Student’s Exhibition at Coe Library Celebrates Black History Month

February 8, 2017 — A traveling exhibition, titled “Empire: A Community of African Americans on the Wyoming Plains,” is on display at the University of Wyoming’s Coe Library through Friday, March 3, in honor of Black History Month.

UW Television Program Examines Government-Funded Research

February 8, 2017 — Retiring University of Wyoming Vice President for Research and Economic Development Bill Gern will discuss on “Wyoming Signatures” how UW reacts to presidential orders regarding research and the trend of industry relying increasingly on government-funded research.

UW Webinar to Explore International Trade Show Strategy

February 8, 2017 — Business owners can learn how to optimize their investments in time and money for a productive international trade show experience.

three Tibetan women Popular UW Adventurer Mark Jenkins to Discuss Tibet and China Relationship Statewide

February 7, 2017 — University of Wyoming writer-in-residence Mark Jenkins, of Laramie, uses his experiences as a National Geographic contributor as a way to bring his global adventures to the Cowboy State.

Three UW Students Receive Langlois Fellowships to Study Abroad

February 7, 2017 — Three University of Wyoming students from Casper and Wheatland are the recipients of the Sheila Langlois Memorial Fellowship for Study Abroad in Art History and the Humanities offered through UW International Programs.

conversations with curators logo UW Art Museum Will Host ‘Lunchtime Conversations with Curators’ Feb. 15

February 7, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Art Museum will host “Lunchtime Conversations with Curators” Wednesday, Feb. 15, from noon-12:30 p.m.

male student and female student rehearsing a play UW Theatre and Dance Opens Spring Season with ‘Sonia Flew’

February 7, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Department of Theatre and Dance opens the spring season with Melinda Lopez’s “Sonia Flew,” a powerful story of love and sacrifice that unfolds across two generations and two countries’ political upheavals.

Wheatland UW Student Receives Langlois Fellowship to Study Abroad

February 7, 2017 — Trena Tackitt, a University of Wyoming student from Wheatland, is the recipient of the Sheila Langlois Memorial Fellowship for Study Abroad in Art History and the Humanities offered through UW International Programs.

Deadline Extended for UW Outstanding Graduating Male and Female

February 6, 2017 — The deadline to nominate a University of Wyoming student for the Tobin Memorial Award for UW’s outstanding graduating male and the Rosemarie Martha Spitaleri Award for the outstanding graduating female has been extended.

Mark Gomelsky Journal Honors UW's Gomelsky for Outstanding Service

February 6, 2017 — Journal of Bacteriology editors have presented University of Wyoming molecular biology Professor Mark Gomelsky the 2016 Jack Kenney Award for Outstanding Service.

Listening Sessions Thursday for UW Student Affairs VP Search

February 6, 2017 — Listening sessions have been scheduled Thursday, Feb. 9, for a 14-member committee to gather input on the search for a new vice president for student affairs at the University of Wyoming.

UW 2016-17 Directory Now Available

February 6, 2017 — The 2016-17 edition of the University Directory is now available. The PDF, designed to be downloaded and printed, contains an information section, a departmental directory and a faculty/staff directory.

Kevin Chamberlain UW Researcher Contributes to Study That Shows Planet's Oxygen Rose Through Glaciers

February 6, 2017 — A University of Wyoming researcher contributed to a paper that determined a “Snowball Earth” event actually took place 100 million years earlier than previously projected, and a rise in the planet’s oxidation resulted from a number of different continents -- including what is now Wyoming -- that were once connected.

Judy Yates Yates Named UW Staff Employee of Fourth Quarter

February 6, 2017 — Judy Yates has a knack for solving problems before they even materialize.

Annual WESTI Ag Days Feb. 14-15 in Worland

February 3, 2017 — An agriculture career extravaganza for youths and parents, along with two days of sessions for producers, are featured in this year’s WESTI Ag Days in Worland Tuesday-Wednesday, Feb. 14-15.

Campus Construction Update for Feb. 5-11

February 3, 2017 — These are among the construction activities scheduled Feb. 5-11 at the University of Wyoming:

Wyoming Business Tips for Feb. 12-18

February 3, 2017 — 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.

‘Storytelling for Scientists’ Offered Feb. 16-18

February 3, 2017 — In the world of multimedia and fast-paced news, it is imperative that scientists become stronger communicators and champions of their work. University of Wyoming faculty members and students have a unique opportunity to get their science out of the lab and offer their stories to the public.

Listening Sessions Feb. 8 for UW Research and Economic Development VP Search

February 2, 2017 — Listening sessions have been scheduled Wednesday, Feb. 8, for a 14-member committee to gather input on the search for a new vice president for research and economic development at the University of Wyoming.

University of Wyoming Calendar for Feb. 6-12

February 2, 2017 — These are among the activities scheduled Feb. 6-12 at the University of Wyoming:

UW, BLM Begin Wild Horse Movement Study

February 2, 2017 — The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the University of Wyoming are beginning a study to learn more about wild horse seasonal use and movements in the Adobe Town herd management area (HMA).

UW Debate Team Performs Well During January Competitions

February 2, 2017 — University of Wyoming students didn’t return for classes until Jan. 23. Tell that to the UW debate team.

‘The Edge of Seventeen’ to be Shown Feb. 10 at UW

February 2, 2017 — The comedy “The Edge of Seventeen” will be shown Friday, Feb. 10, at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. in the Family Room in the University of Wyoming Union. The event is free and open to the public.

woman seated on the floor holding a mandolin Bluegrass Musicians to Perform at UW Feb. 8

February 1, 2017 — Bluegrass singer and musician Sierra Hull will perform with special guests The Railsplitters Wednesday, Feb. 8, at 8 p.m. in the lower level of the University of Wyoming Union. The event is free and open to the public.

UW MBA Students Participate in Tourism Conference

February 1, 2017 — Students in the University of Wyoming’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program were among the participants in the 2017 Wyoming Governor’s Conference on Hospitality and Tourism at Little America in Cheyenne.

religious studies logo UW Religion Today: Could a New Border Wall Accelerate the Decline of American Christianity?

February 1, 2017 — In 2015, the Pew Research Center released the largest study of American religious identity ever done in the United States of America, called “America’s Changing Religious Landscape.” The big discovery was that the number of American Christians had declined by 7.8 percent since the previous survey in 2007, while the number of Americans religiously unaffiliated had increased by 6.7 percent to 22.8 percent of the national population.


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