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December 2017 Releases


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SBDC Webinar to Discuss Maximizing Workplace Efficiency

December 12, 2017 — Small-business owners in Wyoming can learn how to grow their profits by increasing production and sales while simultaneously reducing downtime and inventory costs.

UW Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Panel Discusses Legalization of Marijuana

December 12, 2017 — One dollar invested in tobacco stocks in 1900 would be worth $6.2 million today. With cigarettes responsible for an estimated 480,000 deaths each year, would the profit gained from investing in the product be worth the loss of life?

UW Search Committee Seeks Input on Global Engagement AVP Finalists

December 12, 2017 — The search committee for the position of associate vice provost for global engagement at the University of Wyoming seeks input on the finalists for the job.

woman standing in front of bulletin board Ariel Daugherty Named UW Staff Employee of Third Quarter

December 11, 2017 — Ariel Daugherty has a reputation for “providing amazing customer service to students, while maintaining compassion and a professional image” as the interim supervisor of Student Financial Operations at the University of Wyoming.

head portrait of a man Jason Thompson Returns to UW as MLK DOD Keynote Speaker

December 11, 2017 — Jason Thompson, the first elected black Associated Students of the University of Wyoming (ASUW) president during the 1996-97 academic year, is the keynote speaker for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Days of Dialogue (MLK DOD) celebration early next semester.

UW Faculty Members Receive Open Textbook Grants

December 11, 2017 — Two University of Wyoming faculty members recently received $6,000 in grant funding for the adoption of free and open textbooks, and the creation of open course materials.

man talking to seated people outside UW Initiates Unique Program to Increase Promising Minds Entering Teaching Profession

December 11, 2017 — The University of Wyoming aims to create a new pipeline of future educators by connecting with high school students across the state in an innovative teacher training program.

UW Trustees Approve Personnel Items

December 11, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees recently approved the following personnel items.

WyoCloud Planning and Budgeting System UW Town-Hall Meeting Tuesday

December 11, 2017 — In preparation for launch of the new WyoCloud Planning and Budgeting system Jan. 22, a University of Wyoming campus informative town-hall meeting is scheduled Tuesday, Dec. 12.

Campus Construction Update for Dec. 10-16

December 8, 2017 — These are among the construction activities scheduled Dec. 10-16 at the University of Wyoming:

UW Trustees Plan Teleconference Meeting Wednesday

December 8, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will consider a number of issues during a meeting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, via teleconference.

large arena full of people UW Winter Commencement Ceremony Dec. 16

December 8, 2017 — The University of Wyoming is scheduled to accord degrees on 714 students during a combined winter commencement ceremony Saturday, Dec. 16, at 10 a.m. in the UW Arena-Auditorium.

Wyoming Business Tips for Dec. 17-23

December 8, 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.

Agenda Adjusted for State’s ENDOW Executive Council Meeting at UW

December 7, 2017 — The schedule has been adjusted for University of Wyoming presentations before the state’s ENDOW Executive Council Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 11-12.

Third Global Engagement AVP Finalist to Speak Monday at UW

December 7, 2017 — The third finalist for the position of associate vice provost for global engagement at the University of Wyoming is scheduled to speak Monday at UW, and the search committee is seeking input on the candidates.

University of Wyoming Calendar for Dec. 11-17

December 7, 2017 — These are among the activities scheduled Dec. 11-17 at the University of Wyoming:

County Data Available on UW Website

December 6, 2017 — Details about the University of Wyoming’s interaction with the state’s 23 counties are available online.

State’s ENDOW Executive Council to Meet at UW

December 6, 2017 — The University of Wyoming’s role in economic development and diversification will be front and center when the state’s ENDOW Executive Council meets on campus Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 11-12.

UW Staff Senate, Transit and Parking Services Team Up on Holiday Food Drive

December 6, 2017 — Staff Senate and Transit and Parking Services are combining for a food drive through Friday, Dec. 15, that will help eligible University of Wyoming families this holiday season.

woman cutting evergreen branches with long-handled cutter UW Study of Global Datasets Reveals Significant Role of Dust in Mountain Ecosystems

December 6, 2017 — Trees growing atop the Bald Mountain Granite in the southern Sierra Nevada rely on nutrients from windblown atmospheric dust -- more than 50 percent -- compared to nutrients provided from underlying bedrock.

Finals Week Destresser Event for UW Students Dec. 8

December 4, 2017 — To help get students through finals week, the University of Wyoming’s 7220 Entertainment will host its semiannual destresser event Friday, Dec. 8, at 9 p.m. in the Wyoming Union. The event is free and open to all UW students.

slightly out-of-focus image of inside of building with words Start Virtual Experience on it New Virtual Tour Offers Close-Up Look at UW

December 4, 2017 — Starting today (Monday), people can explore key University of Wyoming facilities and hear from UW students about campus life without stepping foot on university grounds.

SBDC Webinar to Look at Technology Development Funding at UW

December 4, 2017 — University of Wyoming faculty, postdoctoral students and graduate students can learn about developing new technology with SBIR/STTR funding within a university setting.

UW Gala Holiday Concert Dec. 9-10

December 4, 2017 — The University of Wyoming Department of Music presents a Gala Holiday Concert Dec. 9-10 in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall.

green book cover with title and author on it UW Professor Cho Publishes Book on Evaluating Qualitative Research

December 4, 2017 — It is important for qualitative researchers to be thorough and efficient when making judgments on whether conference proposals, manuscripts or large-scale grant applications should be accepted or rejected.

WyoCloud Planning and Budgeting System Town-Hall Meeting Dec. 12 at UW

December 4, 2017 — In preparation for launch of the new WyoCloud Planning and Budgeting system Jan. 22, a University of Wyoming campus informative town-hall meeting is scheduled Tuesday, Dec. 12.

row of people seated at a football game ASUW’s Honorary Cowboy Award Presented to Wyoming Indian High School Student

December 1, 2017 — Overcoming adversity and excelling in school despite personal family tragedies are the qualities that enabled Rae’l Trosper to receive the Honorary Cowboy Award from the Associated Students of the University of Wyoming (ASUW), the student government.

Campus Construction Update for Dec. 3-9

December 1, 2017 — These are among the construction activities scheduled Dec. 3-9 at the University of Wyoming:

drawing of large sandstone brick building Governor Backs UW Science Initiative Building, Proposes No New Cuts

December 1, 2017 — The University of Wyoming would proceed with construction of a new Science Initiative building under Gov. Matt Mead’s budget proposal for the upcoming biennium.

Third Annual UW Giving Day Raises $364,455

December 1, 2017 — The University of Wyoming’s third annual UW Giving Day was a resounding success, raising $364,455 in gifts and pledges in a single day -- money that supports academic programs across campus.

Wyoming Business Tips for Dec. 10-16

December 1, 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.


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