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June 2019 Releases


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woman, child and man wearing aprons in a kitchen 2019 Marks 50th Anniversary of National Food, Nutrition Program in Wyoming

June 28, 2019 — Fifty years of providing nutrition education for Wyoming youths and families with limited resources are being recognized.

moose Citizen Scientists to Search for Moose July 27

June 28, 2019 — For the fifth year running, citizen scientists have the opportunity to help track moose populations in the mountains outside Laramie on Summer Moose Day.

woman standing outside UW Scientists Use Near-Infrared Light to Control Cellular Process in Mammal

June 28, 2019 — Strange things at the University of Wyoming, as one hears molecular biologist Mark Gomelsky talk about head replacements as routine laboratory procedures.

Wyoming Business Tips for July 1-7

June 28, 2019 — A weekly look at issues facing Wyoming business owners and entrepreneurs from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, a collection of business assistance programs at the University of Wyoming.

University of Wyoming Calendar for July 1-7

June 27, 2019 — These are among the activities scheduled July 1-7 at the University of Wyoming:

University of Wyoming Spring Semester Provost’s Honor Roll: Nonresident

June 27, 2019 — The University of Wyoming lists the following nonresident students on the 2019 spring semester Provost’s Honor Roll.

University of Wyoming Spring Semester Provost’s Honor Roll: Resident

June 27, 2019 — The University of Wyoming lists the following students from Wyoming on the 2019 spring semester Provost’s Honor Roll.

UW Announces Independence Day Closures

June 27, 2019 — Most University of Wyoming administrative offices will be closed, and classes will be dismissed Thursday, July 4, for Independence Day.

dancers on stage UW Snowy Range Summer Dance Festival July 17-27

June 27, 2019 — Students ages 12 through adult will participate in the 24th annual Snowy Range Summer Dance Festival July 17-27 at the University of Wyoming.

University of Wyoming Spring Semester Dean's and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls: Nonresident

June 26, 2019 — The University of Wyoming lists the following nonresident students on the 2019 spring semester academic Dean's and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls.

University of Wyoming Spring Semester Dean's and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls: Resident

June 26, 2019 — The University of Wyoming lists the following students from Wyoming on the 2019 spring semester academic Dean's and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls.

Brown and Gold Report Offers Detailed Information on UW

June 25, 2019 — Visitors to the University of Wyoming website can get an in-depth look at statistics regarding many aspects of the university in a newly refreshed and updated Brown and Gold Report.

University of Wyoming Spring Semester President’s Honor Roll: Nonresident

June 25, 2019 — The University of Wyoming lists the following nonresident students on the 2019 spring semester President’s Honor Roll.

University of Wyoming Spring Semester President’s Honor Roll: Resident

June 25, 2019 — The University of Wyoming lists the following students from Wyoming on the 2019 spring semester President’s Honor Roll.

poster with astronauts UW Planetarium Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Moon Landing During July

June 25, 2019 — “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.”

Case Selected as Director of Manufacturing Works

June 24, 2019 — A Cheyenne-based businessman with diverse experience in sales, management, business analysis and negotiation has been chosen to lead a Wyoming program that helps manufacturers achieve success.

Four from UW Named to Leadership Wyoming Class

June 24, 2019 — Four University of Wyoming employees are among 49 residents -- representing 19 Wyoming communities -- selected for the 20th Leadership Wyoming class.

LeaRN to Pilot New First-Year Course This Fall at UW

June 24, 2019 — The University of Wyoming’s Learning Resource Network (LeaRN) is piloting a new first-year experience (FYE) course for freshmen this fall. The course offers guidance in academic success, campus engagement and self-exploration for new students.

Two men standing together in front of a building UW Faculty Members Join Innovative Philosophy Network

June 24, 2019 — University of Wyoming faculty members Rob Colter and Brad Rettler are finding time away from the office this summer, but they are making good use of it.

painting with a tree and altered reflection UW Professor Wins National Art Exhibition

June 24, 2019 — Ricki Klages is a reminder that the University of Wyoming’s Department of Visual and Literary Arts boasts award-winning faculty.

head portrait of a man UW’s Matthew Painter Receives National Award

June 24, 2019 — University of Wyoming Associate Professor Matthew Painter is the recipient of the 2019 Laura Taddeucci Downs National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) National Advisor of the Year award.

head portrait of a woman UW, Wyoming SBDC Network to Host Innovation Funding Workshop June 25

June 21, 2019 — Innovators in Wyoming can learn about receiving funding to research and develop their inventions or ideas, thanks to the University of Wyoming Health and Bioscience Innovation Hub and the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network.

head portrait of a woman UW Selects Dean for Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing

June 21, 2019 — A tenured professor and retired colonel in the U.S. Air Force Reserves from Wright State University (WSU) in Dayton, Ohio, has been selected as dean of the Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing in the University of Wyoming’s College of Health Sciences.

person leading a horse in an arena Volunteers Teach Horse Sense at Annual 4-H Camp

June 21, 2019 — For two days in Thermopolis this month, a fifth “H” was added to the 4-H’s of head, heart, hands and health.

man holding clipboard Phenology Scientist to Speak at UW-National Park Service Research Center

June 20, 2019 — A research scientist will discuss the phenology shifts in the Teton Range at the University of Wyoming-National Park Service (UW-NPS) Research Center Thursday, June 27. The center is located at the AMK Ranch in Grand Teton National Park.

a woman and two men sitting on a couch University of Wyoming Calendar for June 24-30

June 20, 2019 — These are among the activities scheduled June 24-30 at the University of Wyoming:

three men standing in sagebrush UW Research Details Response of Sagebrush to 2017 Solar Eclipse

June 20, 2019 — The total solar eclipse’s swath across Wyoming and the United States in August 2017 provided an opportunity for scientists to study a variety of celestial and earthly phenomena, from learning more about the sun’s corona to the behavior of animals and plants.

Wyoming Business Tips for June 24-30

June 20, 2019 — A weekly look at issues facing Wyoming business owners and entrepreneurs from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, a collection of business assistance programs at the University of Wyoming.

man playing guitar Hunter Hicks and The Country Skillet to Perform at UW June 26

June 19, 2019 — Local indie rock/country band Hunter Hicks and The Country Skillet will perform Wednesday, June 26, as part of the University of Wyoming’s Summer Concert Series. The event is free and open to the public.

two men wearing augmented reality goggles look at computer UW Professor, Grad Student Team with Casper Company to Create Augmented Reality for Medical Applications

June 19, 2019 — University of Wyoming researchers and a Casper medical company have teamed up to bring to market an augmented reality (AR) system that will make ultrasound-guided surgical injection procedures easier, faster and more comfortable.

two men standing in water by a boat Wyoming Public Radio Reporter Wins National Edward R. Murrow Award

June 19, 2019 — Wyoming Public Radio (WPR) News received a 2019 National Edward R. Murrow Award in the small market category for Best Use of Sound for Cooper McKim’s story “Scientists Race to Research Stonefly Species Threatened by Climate Change.”

a woman and two men sitting on a couch UW Snowy Range Summer Theatre Features Tour Production of ‘Adopt a Sailor’

June 18, 2019 — The 2019 Snowy Range Summer Theatre will host the latest production in a nationwide tour of the acclaimed play “Adopt a Sailor.” The event is a benefit for the Charles J. Evered House, an artist residency for veterans and those who work in conflict zones.

man on gameshow set Recent UW Graduate Wins Big on ‘Wheel of Fortune’

June 17, 2019 — One highlight of Dean Wilson’s life was being hooded during the spring 2019 commencement ceremony for earning his Ed.D. in educational leadership from the University of Wyoming College of Education.

five people and an elk Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Honors UW’s Kauffman

June 17, 2019 — The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (RMEF) has named Matt Kauffman, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) research scientist at the Wyoming Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit and an assistant professor in the University of Wyoming’s Department of Zoology and Physiology, the recipient of the foundation’s Conservationist of the Year Award for 2018.

group of people sitting and working together UW, Community College Educators Train at Active-Learning Summer Institute

June 17, 2019 — Twenty-three educators from the University of Wyoming and three Wyoming community colleges completed intensive active-learning training last week at Sheridan College.

UW Strategic Improvement Working Group Sets Its Agenda

June 17, 2019 — The University of Wyoming committee formed in response to UW’s “Great Colleges to Work For” campus climate survey has identified a number of specific issues it aims to address in coming months.

Kathryn Hardin and Joneen Lowman UW to Host Maggie Scarlett Summer Speaker Series June 27-28

June 17, 2019 — The University of Wyoming’s Division of Communication Disorders in the College of Health Sciences will host its second annual Maggie Scarlett Summer Speaker Series (MSSS) Thursday and Friday, June 27-28, at the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center.

UW Women Take Fifth at CNFR, Cowboys Place Eighth

June 17, 2019 — If only Rachael Calvo had gone for broke during every round in the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) barrel racing competition.

a woman and three men sitting and holding up stylized pictures of birds UW Summer Concert Series Features The Littlest Birds June 19

June 14, 2019 — The University of Wyoming’s Summer Concert Series continues with a performance by The Littlest Birds Wednesday, June 19. The event is free and open to the public.

man in a cowboy hat UW’s Peterson Bulldogs Way to Short-Go Bid

June 14, 2019 — Seth Peterson can’t thank teammate JC Flake enough.

Rachael Calvo, Teisha Coffield and Ty Everson Three UW Rodeo Teammates in Line for CNFR Short Round Bids

June 13, 2019 — All Ty Everson needed was 5.9 seconds to become the national steer wrestling leader during the College National Finals Rodeo’s (CNFR) third round Wednesday night.

University of Wyoming Calendar for June 17-23

June 13, 2019 — These are among the activities scheduled June 17-23 at the University of Wyoming:

man speaking to classroom of young teens UW Professor Has Shared Satellite Images with Laramie Schools for Last Decade

June 13, 2019 — Years ago, Ramesh Sivanpillai had a feeling that satellite images taken from afar could help bring some closer perspective to lessons being taught to Laramie students in elementary and middle school.

woman in a western hat Both UW Rodeo Teams Move into CNFR Title Contention

June 12, 2019 — All it took was one solid round for both University of Wyoming rodeo clubs to jump into College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) team championships contention.

chair, controls and screen of drilling simulator New Technology Suite at UW to Train Engineers of the Future

June 12, 2019 — The creation of North America’s largest, most technologically advanced center to train the petroleum engineers of the future has taken a major step forward following the installation of a new multimillion-dollar simulator suite at the University of Wyoming.

UW Bulldoggers, Team Ropers Come Up Big Tuesday Morning

June 11, 2019 — The University of Wyoming’s three bulldoggers and team ropers came alive during Tuesday’s second slack round at the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) at the Casper Events Center.

conductor with orchestra UW Professor Conducts, Offers Master Class in Brazil

June 10, 2019 — University of Wyoming Department of Music Professor Michael Griffith recently was a guest conductor and taught a master class for young conductors in Brazil.

UW to Host Top High School Seniors at Engineering Summer Program

June 10, 2019 — With a goal of inspiring future engineers, the University of Wyoming’s College of Engineering and Applied Science will host the 32nd annual Engineering Summer Program (ESP) for high school students June 16-22.

man wrestling a steer UW’s Calvo Rides to Second in CNFR Barrel Racing; Cowgirls Stand Sixth

June 10, 2019 — With no chance to practice back home in Nebraska because of persistent flooding this spring, University of Wyoming Cowgirl Rachael Calvo didn’t know what to expect on her first barrel racing run Monday at the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) in Casper.

UW’s Donnelly Comes Through on First Day of CNFR Competition

June 10, 2019 — Payton Donnelly should know that father knows best.

Grazing Management Field Day June 22 Near Dayton

June 7, 2019 — An opportunity for ranchers and small-acreage landowners to learn more about grazing management is Saturday, June 22, at Amsden Creek Wildlife Habitat Management Area near Dayton.

man on stage with a guitar J Shogren Shanghai’d to Perform at UW June 12

June 7, 2019 — Local band J Shogren Shanghai’d will perform Wednesday, June 12, as part of the University of Wyoming’s Summer Concert Series. The event is free and open to the public.

UW Trustees Plan Teleconference Meeting Wednesday

June 7, 2019 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will consider the university’s 2019-2020 operating budget during the board’s regular teleconference meeting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, June 12.

University of Wyoming Calendar for June 10-16

June 6, 2019 — These are among the activities scheduled June 10-16 at the University of Wyoming:

group of people gathered around an exterior sign UW Officials Visit Chinese Universities, Sign Two Agreements

June 5, 2019 — Students from Chinese universities will have opportunities to earn University of Wyoming master’s degrees in atmospheric science, and study and train in Nordic skiing and other high-altitude sports at UW, as a result of agreements signed during a visit of UW officials to China last month.

Full UW Rodeo Teams Take Aim at CNFR Success

June 4, 2019 — Even though more than half of the 10 University of Wyoming College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) qualifiers will compete in their first finals next week, that does not mean they lack experience, first-year Coach Beau Clark says.

group of people, mostly children, gathered around a spot of light on the floor UW Art Museum to Celebrate Summer Solstice June 21

June 4, 2019 — The public is invited to attend the University of Wyoming Art Museum’s annual summer solstice celebration Friday, June 21, from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

circle with wedges of sun photos UW Planetarium Schedule Includes Program at Albany County Public Library in June

June 4, 2019 — A special planetarium program at the Albany County Public Library will highlight offerings at the University of Wyoming Harry C. Vaughan Planetarium during June.

UW Snowy Range Summer Theatre Season Opens with ‘First Date’

June 4, 2019 — That most perilous of human endeavors, the dreaded blind date, takes center stage in the 2019 Snowy Range Summer Theatre season opener “First Date,” a lighthearted musical comedy and a date night out for attendees.

Bagley Named UW Faculty Fellow for Academic Policy and Leadership

June 3, 2019 — The University of Wyoming’s Office of Academic Affairs has named Department of Chemical Engineering Professor David Bagley as Faculty Fellow for Academic Policy and Leadership.

man in a swirl of movement The Lonesome Heroes to Open UW Summer Concert Series June 5

June 3, 2019 — The Lonesome Heroes, an indie rock and country band, will open the University of Wyoming’s Summer Concert Series Wednesday, June 5.

UW Committee Selects Incoming Faculty Member to Use Flittie House

June 3, 2019 — A world-renowned expert in carbon science has been selected to use the University of Wyoming’s Flittie House in the 2019-2020 academic year.

head portrait of a woman UW Professor Elected to Literacy Research Association Board

June 3, 2019 — Wyoming Excellence in Higher Education Endowed Chair in Literacy Education Cynthia Brock recently was elected to a three-year term on the Literacy Research Association (LRA) Board of Directors.

head portrait of a woman UW Professor Named Co-Editor of Journal of Urban Mathematics Education

June 3, 2019 — University of Wyoming College of Education Professor Jacqueline Leonard recently was selected from a pool of nominees to be a co-editor of the Journal of Urban Mathematics Education (JUME).

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