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2021 Releases


photo portrait of a man Allen to Give Buchanan Lecture at UW April 23

April 13, 2021 — Longtime University of Wyoming mathematics professor and administrator Myron Allen will give the 2021 Buchanan Lecture Friday, April 23.

Leading Arab Biotech Innovator Visits Wyoming, to Speak Wednesday

April 13, 2021 — The CEO and founder of a leading biotechnology company in the Arab region is visiting Wyoming this week at the invitation of University of Wyoming President Ed Seidel.

Utility Work Prompts Closure of 15th Street Between Grand, Lewis

April 13, 2021 — Utility work related to the demolition of Wyoming Hall in preparation for eventual construction of new student housing has prompted the closure of 15th Street from Grand Avenue to Lewis Street starting Monday, April 19.

UW Summer Plan Eases Some Restrictions, Keeps Others in Transition to ‘Fully Reopen’ Fall

April 13, 2021 — The University of Wyoming is preparing to ease some COVID-19 requirements but maintain others this summer as it transitions to a traditional fall 2021 semester.

UW’s Educational Leadership Master’s Program Named ‘Best in the West’

April 13, 2021 — The University of Wyoming’s online master’s degree program in educational leadership was named “Best in the West” for 2021 by Intelligent.com in its ranking of the “Top 50 Master’s in Educational Leadership Degree Programs.”

Wyoming Hunger Initiative Launches ‘Grow a Little Extra’

April 13, 2021 — First lady Jennie Gordon’s Wyoming Hunger Initiative is partnering with University of Wyoming Extension to launch a program under the “Food from the Farm + Ranch” banner called “Grow a Little Extra.”

Fostering Attachment for Leaders Can Prove Transformational, UW Researcher Finds

April 12, 2021 — Positive daily experiences with their families generally help leaders in their efforts to be transformational in the workplace, according to research by a University of Wyoming faculty member and colleagues.

UW Board of Trustees to Meet Wednesday Via Teleconference

April 12, 2021 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will hold a regular teleconference meeting Wednesday, April 14.

head portrait of a woman UW Faculty Member Invited to Participate in Literacy Research Survey

April 12, 2021 — Leigh Hall, a University of Wyoming professor of adolescent literacy, has been invited to participate in the International Literacy Association’s annual “What’s Hot in Literacy” survey for 2021.

UW Names Top First-Year Course Instructors

April 12, 2021 — Thirty-eight University of Wyoming instructors who inspire excitement, inquiry and autonomy in first-year courses are Promoting Intellectual Engagement (PIE) Award recipients.

Wyoming Middle School Student Names New Supercomputer ‘Derecho’

April 12, 2021 — A Wyoming middle school student has won a statewide competition to name one of the world’s fastest supercomputers.

Study Finds Barber Pole Worm Developing Resistance to Common Treatments

April 9, 2021 — A roundworm that plagues sheep grazing irrigated pastures has been found to be resistant to common classes of dewormers, according to a recently published report online in the Sheep & Goat Research Journal.

UW, EORI Complete Study of Methane Emissions from Abandoned Wells

April 9, 2021 — Abandoned and unplugged oil and gas wells are likely responsible for less than 1 percent of reported methane emissions from the state’s oil and gas operations, according to new research published by the University of Wyoming’s Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute (EORI).

Four deer crossing the prairie UW-Led Study Shows Multiple Factors Shape Timing of Birth in Mule Deer

April 9, 2021 — A five-year study of mule deer does and newborn fawns in western Wyoming shows that migrating deer have a lot to balance when it comes to birth timing.

Judges Announced for UW’s John P. Ellbogen $50K Entrepreneurship Competition

April 8, 2021 — The University of Wyoming College of Business has selected the panel of judges for the 2021 John P. Ellbogen $50K Entrepreneurship Competition.

a large building with a sign outside it UW College of Business Earns AACSB Reaccreditation

April 8, 2021 — Students graduating from the University of Wyoming’s College of Business can be assured that their degrees will continue to carry a reputation of high quality, as the college has been reaccredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

group of people in white coats on a stage UW School of Pharmacy White Coat Ceremony Symbolizes Passage into Professional Practice

April 8, 2021 — The University of Wyoming School of Pharmacy’s annual White Coat Ceremony took place March 29 in the UW College of Arts and Sciences auditorium.

Alex Myers and Rinku Sen UW’s Shepard Symposium on Social Justice Outlines Schedule

April 8, 2021 — “Healing Communities” is the theme for the annual Shepard Symposium on Social Justice at the University of Wyoming.

woman sitting and holding a camera Gift to UW Supports 4-H and Teton County Extension

April 7, 2021 — The University of Wyoming has received a $1.8 million gift from Ann Ramsay in honor of her late mother, Elizabeth McCabe, that will support 4-H and UW Extension employees located in Teton County. The Teton County 4-H Building in Jackson will be named in McCabe’s honor.

UW Student Housing Design Topic of Thursday Meeting

April 7, 2021 — The proposed interior and exterior designs of planned new student housing at the University of Wyoming are the topic of a meeting of the UW Board of Trustees’ Facilities Contracting Committee Thursday, April 8, at 7 a.m.

Without Annual Gala, UW Rodeo Team Turns to Online Auction to Support Program

April 7, 2021 — With the ongoing pandemic, the University of Wyoming rodeo team’s largest fundraiser -- the annual JCA Bucking Horse Gala -- had to be canceled earlier this semester.

UW-Casper Commencement Ceremony May 13 for Fall 2020, Spring 2021 Graduates

April 6, 2021 — Graduation ceremonies for fall and spring University of Wyoming-Casper graduates will be at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, May 13, at the David Street Station outdoor location.

logo UW Fisher Innovation Launchpad Pitch Day Aims to Launch New Business Ventures

April 6, 2021 — Six student-led teams from the University of Wyoming will pitch their business concepts to a panel of judges in hope of receiving startup funding for their ventures as part of the Fisher Innovation Launchpad Pitch Day Wednesday, April 7.

woman with hands in front of face UW Theatre and Dance Presents '29: A Song Cycle' April 9-17

April 6, 2021 — A coming-of-age musical production that asks “What does it mean to be an adult?” will be presented virtually by the University of Wyoming Department of Theatre and Dance.

UW Extension’s Five-Day Ranch Camp Seeks Recent High School Graduates, College Students

April 5, 2021 — Teaching about the challenges ranchers face and using hands-on learning are part of the Wyoming Ranch Camp May 24-28 near Evanston, presented by University of Wyoming Extension educators.

head portrait of a woman UW Faculty Member Receives Award to Create Online Lab for School Counselors

April 5, 2021 — An associate professor in the University of Wyoming College of Education’s School of Counseling, Leadership, Advocacy and Design will develop resources for the state’s school counselors after being named the college’s Patricia McClurg Education Faculty Fellow for 2021-23.

logo UW’s John P. Ellbogen $50K Entrepreneurship Competition Webinar April 23-24

April 5, 2021 — The University of Wyoming College of Business invites the public to attend the 21st annual entrepreneurship competition, now the John P. Ellbogen $50K Entrepreneurship Competition, with webinar presentations scheduled Friday and Saturday, April 23-24.

UW Percussion Ensemble Spring Performance April 5

April 1, 2021 — The University of Wyoming Percussion Ensemble will present a free virtual performance at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 5.

group of people in the woods UW’s Haub School Launches New Outdoor Guide Certification

March 31, 2021 — The University of Wyoming’s Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources recently launched an innovative, online course for aspiring outdoor guides or enrichment for early-career guides. The noncredit, self-paced course is offered over two six-week periods this spring.

head portrait of a man Aryana Named UW’s Occidental Chair in Energy and Environmental Technologies

March 30, 2021 — Saman Aryana is the first Occidental Chair in Energy and Environmental Technologies in the University of Wyoming’s School of Energy Resources (SER).

woman working in a lab UW’s Crystal Luna Receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

March 30, 2021 — Crystal Luna has come a long way, experiencing a winding path in her pursuit of a college education -- a path that included military service and dropping out of university studies due to financial hardship. Now, that path has led to a point of significant achievement: She has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship.

Ed Seidel, Sundance Wicks and Joseph Shumway ‘The World Needs More Cowboys’ Celebration April 14 in Lovell

March 30, 2021 — Students will learn more about the University of Wyoming, UW alumni will connect with their alma mater, and members of the public will find out more about UW’s presence in Big Horn County during a “The World Needs More Cowboys” celebration Wednesday, April 14, in Lovell.

Ed Seidel, Gerald Mattinson, Abby O’Donnell and Tommi Olson ‘The World Needs More Cowboys’ Celebration April 15 in Worland

March 30, 2021 — Students will learn more about the University of Wyoming, UW alumni will connect with their alma mater, and members of the public will find out more about UW’s presence in Washakie County during a “The World Needs More Cowboys” celebration Thursday, April 15, in Worland.

student receiving vaccine All UW Students Now Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccination

March 29, 2021 — All members of the University of Wyoming community are now eligible to be vaccinated for COVID-19, another major step toward a return to a traditional fall 2021 semester.

Legacy of Wyoming Sen. Liz Byrd Topic of UW Discussion

March 29, 2021 — “The Legacy of Liz Byrd” is the topic of a Women’s History Month virtual discussion at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 31, at the University of Wyoming.

UW Auxiliary Units Merge into Division of Finance and Administration

March 29, 2021 — In response to a nearly $55 million budget reduction facing the University of Wyoming in the 2020-22 biennium, President Ed Seidel has directed that UW Student Housing, Dining Services, the University Store, Catering and Events, and Vending Services merge administrative operations into the Division of Finance and Administration.

Karson Bradley and Jase Staudt UW Cowboys, Cowgirls Sweep EWC Rodeo

March 29, 2021 — The University of Wyoming men’s rodeo team won its third consecutive team title of the spring season, while the Cowgirls rebounded from their low-scoring performance -- from the week before -- to complete a UW sweep at the Eastern Wyoming College (EWC) rodeo in Torrington Saturday.

UW Intercultural Graduation Ceremony May 13

March 29, 2021 — Staff members from the University of Wyoming’s Multicultural Affairs and International Students and Scholars offices will host the Intercultural Graduation Ceremony from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, May 13, in the Wyoming Union Ballroom.

UW Mortar Board Honors Staff Members

March 29, 2021 — Members of the University of Wyoming’s senior honor society recently selected UW staff members to receive the “Tip of the Cap” award.

someone holding a handful of turf UW Project Seeks to Glean Factors Limiting High-Elevation Irrigated Meadow Production

March 29, 2021 — University of Wyoming researchers will study soil health and factors that limit yield in high-elevation irrigated hay meadows on 12 ranch sites in Wyoming and Colorado as part of a $500,000 U.S. Department of Agriculture grant.

UW Trustees to Hold Special Meeting Wednesday

March 29, 2021 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting via teleconference at 7 a.m. Wednesday, March 31.

students outside UW Moves to Fully Reopen for Fall Semester

March 26, 2021 — Encouraging numbers regarding COVID-19 infections, along with vaccine availability and acceptance, have made it possible for the University of Wyoming to move forward with plans for a traditional fall 2021 semester with in-person experiences and fewer restrictions.

Nominations Accepted for UW Spring Commencement Student Speakers

March 25, 2021 — Nominations are now being accepted for student speakers for the University of Wyoming’s spring commencement ceremonies May 14-15. The nomination deadline is Friday, April 2.

photos of the planets and Pluto in a poster format UW Planetarium Will Offer New Films, Programs During April

March 25, 2021 — New movies and live talks on various astronomical subjects dot the program lineup for the University of Wyoming Harry C. Vaughan Planetarium during April.

woman standing outside in desert area UW’s Shoemaker Named ESA Early Career Fellow

March 25, 2021 — Lauren Shoemaker, a University of Wyoming assistant professor in the Department of Botany, has been selected as a 2021-25 Early Career Fellow of the Ecological Society of America (ESA).

night time photo of a jaguar UW, University of Arizona Study Identifies Jaguar Presence at U.S.-Mexico Border

March 24, 2021 — The recent image of a jaguar near the United States-Mexico border by a University of Arizona graduate student with ties to the University of Wyoming suggests that habitat connectivity might remain between the southwestern U.S. and the northernmost jaguar subpopulation in Sonora, Mexico -- more than 100 miles south of the border.

UW’s Casper Start-Up Challenge Announces Finalists

March 24, 2021 — IMPACT Casper, a business development program of the University of Wyoming with business incubators in Laramie, Casper and Sheridan, will continue to build upon the successes of its Casper Start-Up Challenge with a fifth year of the competition and another $50,000 seed fund.

people standing near a trailer UW Research Scientist Makes Important Contribution to Use of POD Sampler

March 23, 2021 — A University of Wyoming senior research scientist has made important field contributions in the use of the POD sampler, an instrument used to accurately sample pollution levels.

Strategic Scenario Planning Session for UW Students, Parents March 23

March 22, 2021 — A strategic scenario planning session for University of Wyoming students and parents is scheduled from 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 23.

UW Cowboys Sweep Weekend Rodeos, Cowgirls Pick Up Team Title

March 22, 2021 — The University of Wyoming men’s and women’s teams secured three of a possible four team titles at a pair of rodeos last weekend in the opening weekend of the spring season in the Central Rocky Mountain Region (CRMR).

people playing musical instruments UW Jazz Ensembles to Perform Combined Concert March 25

March 22, 2021 — University of Wyoming Department of Music jazz musicians will present a combined virtual concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 25.

people playing musical instruments UW Symphonic Band Virtual Spring Concert Today

March 22, 2021 — The University of Wyoming Symphonic Band will present its spring concert virtually today (Monday) at 7:30 p.m.

UW Board of Trustees to Meet March 24-25 Via Teleconference

March 19, 2021 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will receive updates on a range of topics during the board’s regular meeting Wednesday and Thursday, March 24-25.

UW to Continue In-Person Experiences After Spring Break

March 19, 2021 — A significant decline in COVID-19 cases and the increasing availability of vaccines have prompted the University of Wyoming to adjust its spring semester plan, allowing students and faculty the option of continuing in-person experiences throughout the semester.

Lauren McVeigh, Annie Smidt and Chae Sutherland Wyoming WWAMI Ceremony Overcomes Challenges to Celebrate Students’ Medical School Success

March 19, 2021 — Overcoming challenges has become the new normal for academics, and the Wyoming WWAMI Medical Education Program on the University of Wyoming campus is no exception.

Regional Transmission Organization Executive to Speak with UW MBA Students

March 18, 2021 — Kara Fornstrom, the Southwest Power Pool (SPP) director of state regulatory policy, will speak with University of Wyoming Master of Business Administration (MBA) students Friday, March 19.

UW, Partners to Discuss Improving State of Social Media

March 18, 2021 — The University of Wyoming College of Business is among 12 Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Collegiate Program consortium schools hosting a screening of the popular Netflix docudrama “The Social Dilemma” at 7 p.m. Monday, March 29.

Coach Beau Clark, Chadron Coffield and Faith Hoffman UW Cowboys, Cowgirls Prepare for Two Rodeos in Gillette This Weekend

March 17, 2021 — The University of Wyoming men’s and women’s teams open the spring season with a pair of Central Rocky Mountain Region (CRMR) rodeos this weekend in Gillette.

open room with couches and floor-sized chess set UW Opens New Campus Space for Students

March 17, 2021 — University of Wyoming students now have a new comfortable, relaxing place where they can gather.

three people hiking down a hillside UW Documentary Film ‘Deer 139’ to Premiere Online March 20

March 16, 2021 — After a successful year and a half on the film festival and screening circuit, the University of Wyoming’s 55-minute science, adventure and conservation documentary film, “Deer 139,” will premiere online on the spring equinox.

Maureen Boddicker and Ana Huerta Fernández UW Symphony to Perform Mahler’s No. 4 March 18

March 16, 2021 — The University of Wyoming Symphony Orchestra (UWSO) closes the spring semester performing a traditional “big” piece, Mahler’s Symphony No. 4, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 18.

Wyoming Conservation Corps Sets Spring Glass Recycling Dates

March 16, 2021 — The Wyoming Conservation Corps (WCC) has scheduled five glass recycling events throughout this spring.

UW College of Education Dean Finalist Presentation Moved to Tuesday

March 15, 2021 — The public presentation of one of the finalists for the position of dean of the University of Wyoming’s College of Education has been postponed due to the weather-related closure of UW campus.

Fisher Innovation Launchpad Accepting Applications from UW Students

March 12, 2021 — University of Wyoming students can take their ideas from the dorm room to the board room through the 2021 Fisher Innovation Launchpad.

people sitting in chairs in a gymnasium with other people walking around Many UW Employees, Eligible Students Receive COVID-19 Vaccine

March 12, 2021 — Close to 1,700 Albany County residents, including many University of Wyoming employees and students, are being vaccinated for COVID-19 this week, helping set the stage for the return to a more traditional semester this fall.

John Fadial and Chi-Chen Wu UW Faculty to Present Works for Violin, Piano Tonight

March 12, 2021 — University of Wyoming Department of Music faculty members John Fadial and Chi-Chen Wu will present “The Complete Works of Fauré for Violin and Piano” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 12 (tonight).

UW Identifies College of Education Dean Finalists

March 12, 2021 — Finalists for the position of dean of the University of Wyoming’s College of Education have been identified, and they are scheduled to participate in virtual public forums at UW starting Monday.

dancers rehearsing on stage UW Theatre and Dance to Present Virtual ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’

March 12, 2021 — A new dance adaptation of Shakespeare’s beloved and fantastical comedy “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” from the University of Wyoming’s Department of Theatre and Dance, takes to the stage next week as a virtual production.

‘Speak No Evil’ Program Offered to UW Personnel, Community

March 12, 2021 — “Speak No Evil,” a male focus group that focuses conversations on race, racism and American society, will be offered to University of Wyoming administrators, faculty and staff, and community members ages 21 and up, beginning next month.

UW Adds In-Person Ceremonies for Spring Commencement

March 11, 2021 — Responding to expressions of support for an in-person graduation experience, the University of Wyoming has decided to conduct its 2021 spring commencement with face-to-face ceremonies that are livestreamed.

head photo of a woman UW Names Helfgott AVP for Global Engagement

March 11, 2021 — The chair of the University of Wyoming’s Department of History and American Studies has been named UW’s associate vice provost for global engagement.

woman leaning against a railing outside UW Undergraduate in Division of Communication Disorders Receives National Scholarship

March 11, 2021 — An undergraduate student with the University of Wyoming’s Division of Communication Disorders is the recipient of a 2021 National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Undergraduate Scholarship.

Wyoming Business Tips for March 15-21

March 11, 2021 — 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.

Careers for Humanities Majors Topic of UW Discussion March 17

March 10, 2021 — A University of Wyoming discussion on current research that demonstrates the way students move from majoring in the humanities to employment will be presented virtually Wednesday, March 17.

UW, Cardiff University, Community Colleges to Pilot Software Development Program

March 10, 2021 — About 20 students from the University of Wyoming and several of the state’s community colleges will gain hands-on training in software development starting later this month.

A pit filled with human bones and dirt UW Faculty Members Contribute to Study of Victims of 6,200-Year-Old Massacre

March 10, 2021 — In previous research, ancient massacre sites found men who died while pitted in battle or discovered executions of targeted families. At other sites, evidence showed killing of members of a migrant community in conflict with previously established communities, and even murders of those who were part of religious rituals.

head photo of a man UW Names Carman Provost/Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

March 10, 2021 — A distinguished scholar and administrator who led academic and research improvements at the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) has been selected as the University of Wyoming’s provost/senior vice president for academic affairs.

head photo of a woman Youths Have Access to Pros During UW Extension’s Virtual Career Night

March 10, 2021 — Wyoming youths are invited to participate in a Virtual Career Night hosted by University of Wyoming Extension starting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 23.

Central Asian Awareness Day Virtual Program March 20 at UW

March 9, 2021 — The University of Wyoming’s Central Asian Student Association (CASA) will celebrate its seventh annual Central Asian Awareness Day and Navruz with a virtual program Saturday, March 20.

person working in lab State Vet Lab Serves as UW’s COVID Testing Center

March 9, 2021 — The director of the laboratory testing University of Wyoming COVID-19 samples was describing how the Wyoming State Veterinary Laboratory (WSVL) came to be testing 2,500 samples a day when he stopped midsentence and changed facial expressions.

UW Trustees to Hold Special Meeting Wednesday

March 9, 2021 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting via teleconference at 7 a.m. Wednesday, March 10The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting via teleconference at 7 a.m. Wednesday, March 10.

UW’s WIND to Host School-Based Health Education Miniseries

March 9, 2021 — Two programs of the Wyoming Institute for Disabilities (WIND) at the University of Wyoming will host a school-based health education miniseries.

person receiving vaccine All UW Employees Can Schedule Vaccination Appointments Starting Today

March 8, 2021 — Albany County’s COVID-19 vaccination program today (Monday) enters Phase 1c, priority groups 1-3, of the Wyoming Department of Health priority tiers, meaning all University of Wyoming employees are eligible to make appointments.

Elizabeth Greenwood and Carol Linton Two New Appointments, Two Reappointed to UW Board of Trustees

March 8, 2021 — An attorney from Sublette County and a businesswoman and former educator from Teton County have been named to the University of Wyoming Board of Trustees.

head photo of a man UW’s Fay Receives College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Lifetime Achievement Honor

March 8, 2021 — A molecular biologist whose research and publication prowess are internationally known has received the Andrew Vanvig Distinguished Faculty Lifetime Achievement Award from the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Wyoming.

artist's rendering of building 9H Research Foundation Partners with UW on New Solar Energy Research Facility

March 5, 2021 — A University of Wyoming College of Engineering and Applied Science alumnus is using his Laramie ranch to create a solar energy research facility that will donate its energy proceeds to the university while also creating research and curriculum opportunities for students and faculty members.

Candlelight Vigil Monday Following Deaths of UW Students

March 5, 2021 — A candlelight vigil in recognition of the four student lives lost in recent weeks is scheduled Monday, March 8, at 5:30 p.m. at the University of Wyoming.

head photo of a man National Engineering Leader to Join UW as Strategic Adviser

March 5, 2021 — A distinguished national engineering leader has agreed to join the University of Wyoming as a senior strategic adviser to President Ed Seidel for science, technology and engineering.

UW Professor, Student Contribute Pages to 2021 AI Index

March 5, 2021 — Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the major pillars of modern society and the economy, with research teams across the world working to build systems that seem like science fiction today.

UW Student Housing Interior Design Topic of Tuesday Meeting

March 5, 2021 — The proposed interior design of planned new student housing at the University of Wyoming is the topic of a meeting of the UW Board of Trustees’ Facilities Contracting Committee Tuesday, March 9, from 3-5 p.m.

UW Outdoor Recreation and Tourism Management Seniors Undertake Wyoming Projects

March 4, 2021 — Students in the University of Wyoming’s new outdoor recreation and tourism management degree program are completing projects in southeast Wyoming as part of an innovative, applied experience called the professional semester.

UW SLCE Hosts Food Drive for Laramie Interfaith March 13

March 4, 2021 — The University of Wyoming’s Service, Leadership and Community Engagement (SLCE) office will host a food drive for Laramie Interfaith from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, March 13. The event is free and open to the public.

UW’s EORI Studies Impact of Federal Moratorium on Legacy Oil Fields

March 4, 2021 — The University of Wyoming’s Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute (EORI) has reviewed the impact of President Joe Biden’s temporary moratorium on new oil and gas leases on federal lands, finding significant potential impacts on Wyoming oil and gas production, access to existing and future reserves, as well as state revenue.

Wyoming Business Tips for March 8-14

March 4, 2021 — 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 sitting Cheyenne Attorney to Speak with UW MBA Students

March 3, 2021 — Matt Kaufman, a partner with the law firm of Hathaway & Kunz LLP in Cheyenne, will speak with University of Wyoming Master of Business Administration (MBA) students Friday, March 5.

man talking to child looking at insect collection Crop Association Honors UW Extension Entomologist for Diagnosing Pest Problems

March 3, 2021 — University of Wyoming Extension entomologist Scott Schell has received the Wyoming Crop Improvement Association (WCIA) Excellence in Service Award for his contributions to the Wyoming seed industry.

woman with screen of virtual students UW College of Education Launches Virtual WYTeach Competition for High School Students

March 3, 2021 — The University of Wyoming College of Education and UW Trustees Education Initiative are collaborating with Mursion, a company that develops virtual reality training simulations, to present the inaugural WYTeach competition for high school students interested in becoming teachers.

man outside Wright to Continue as UW Engineering Dean Through August 2023

March 3, 2021 — Cameron Wright, who has served as interim dean of the University of Wyoming’s College of Engineering and Applied Science since August 2019, has been named acting dean through August 2023 by the UW Board of Trustees.

UW Among Sponsors of ‘Varsity Blues’ College Admissions Cheating Scandal Virtual Program

March 2, 2021 — The University of Wyoming College of Business is among four Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative collegiate programs hosting a virtual presentation that details “Operation Varsity Blues,” the seminal case widely known as the college admissions scandal.

Ben Facundo, Yuqing He and Madison Ryan UW Jacoby Finalists Virtual Recital March 7

March 2, 2021 — Finalists for the University of Wyoming’s annual Dorothy Jacoby Student Soloist Competition will present a free virtual recital with piano Sunday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m.

woman filling syringe UW Plays Big Role in COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts

March 2, 2021 — Students and employees of the University of Wyoming are playing a key role in Albany County’s COVID-19 vaccination efforts, ranging from scheduling appointments via telephone to providing facilities to actually administering the vaccine shots.

UW Awards Top Scholarship to 101 Wyoming Students

March 1, 2021 — Some 101 outstanding high school seniors from across Wyoming have been selected to receive the 2021 Trustees’ Scholars Award, the University of Wyoming’s top academic scholarship.

UW Construction Management Program Offers Two New Scholarships

March 1, 2021 — The University of Wyoming Construction Management Program is now offering its first two scholarships.

UW Economics Team’s Paper Named Top Article by National Journal

March 1, 2021 — When a University of Wyoming Department of Economics team produced a research paper on the net benefits to social distancing policies during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, team members anticipated that there would be a broad interest in their results.

UW Libraries Partners with Wall Street Journal to Provide Complimentary Memberships

March 1, 2021 — University of Wyoming Libraries and The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) have partnered to provide school-sponsored WSJ memberships to all UW students, faculty and staff.

screen shot of a woman UW Professor Collaborates on Book Noting Sir Walter Scott’s 250th Anniversary

March 1, 2021 — Ten years ago, the University of Wyoming hosted the ninth International Conference on Sir Walter Scott, marking only the third time the international conference had been held in North America. Participants came from Australia, France, Scotland, England, Germany and Hong Kong.

UW Trustees to Hold Special Meeting Wednesday

March 1, 2021 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting via teleconference at 7 a.m. Wednesday, March 3.

UW Kicks Off Strategic Scenario Planning Listening Tour

February 26, 2021 — With more than 100 members of the University of Wyoming community serving on groups charged with developing a university strategic plan, various university constituents and Wyoming residents are invited to attend upcoming virtual sessions as part of the Strategic Scenario Planning Listening Tour.

UW Sees Significant Drop in COVID-19 Cases from Fall Semester

February 26, 2021 — The number of COVID-19 cases at the University of Wyoming during the spring semester so far is significantly lower than the fall semester, in concert with a trend of declining cases in the state and nation.

head photo of a man Global Business Executive to Speak with UW MBA Students

February 25, 2021 — John Accardo, a global business executive from Cody, will speak with University of Wyoming Master of Business Administration (MBA) students Friday, Feb. 26, and Thursday, March 4.

UW Classics Community Engagement to Present Virtual Greek Comedy Reading March 4

February 25, 2021 — A free virtual reading of “The Wasps,” a Greek comedy by playwright Aristophanes, will be presented Thursday, March 4, as part of a University of Wyoming Department of Modern and Classical Languages course.

view of Mars from Perseverance craft UW Planetarium Program Will Explore Perseverance Mission to Mars During March

February 25, 2021 — A show about Perseverance, the most recent NASA mission to Mars that touched down on the planet this month to look for signs of past life, will highlight the program lineup at the University of Wyoming Harry C. Vaughan Planetarium during March.

rendering of indoor living space UW Student Earns Design Honor for Veterans’ Facility Plans

February 25, 2021 — A veterans’ living facility that addresses the tenets of social sustainability and equity earned a University of Wyoming student third place in the Pacific West region in the Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC) competition.

UW Wool Judging Team Notches Honors Through Season

February 25, 2021 — Earning high team overall at its first contest set the stage for the University of Wyoming wool judging team to maintain a strong season while building and creating leaders.

Wyoming Business Tips for March 1-7

February 25, 2021 — 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.

head photo of a woman Gifford Moving to New Role in UW’s Office of the President

February 24, 2021 — The University of Wyoming’s Office of the President has rounded out its internal team with the selection of Mandy Gifford as the executive administrative associate.

Public Meeting March 4 on UW Student Housing, Dining, Parking Garage Exterior Designs

February 24, 2021 — Members of the community will have an opportunity to view plans and offer comments on the exterior design of the University of Wyoming’s student housing, dining and parking garage projects during a virtual presentation Thursday, March 4.

UW Plans Virtual Spring 2021 Commencement

February 24, 2021 — The University of Wyoming’s spring 2021 commencement ceremony will be conducted virtually in May, due to continuing concerns about large gatherings and travel related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

UW’s Mason to Lead International Webinar on Fracking March 15

February 24, 2021 — Chuck Mason, the H.A. “Dave” True Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics and associate dean of the University of Wyoming’s College of Business, will moderate and serve as one of the speakers for a webinar hosted by the International Association for Energy Economists (IAEE).

before and after photos of a room's lighting LED Lights Installed in UW’s Guthrie House to Increase Energy Efficiency

February 23, 2021 — A project funded by the University of Wyoming Campus Sustainability Committee (CSC) and UW Operations has resulted in safer, more energy efficient lighting in the Guthrie House.

University of Wyoming Fall Semester Graduates: Nonresident

February 23, 2021 — The University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following nonresident students at the completion of the 2020 fall semester.

University of Wyoming Fall Semester Graduates: Resident

February 23, 2021 — The University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following students from Wyoming at the completion of the 2020 fall semester.

UW Campus Town Hall Wednesday Following Racist Attack

February 22, 2021 — University of Wyoming President Ed Seidel and UW Black Studies Center Director Fredrick Douglass Dixon will host a virtual panel discussion and campus town-hall meeting Wednesday, Feb. 24, at 6 p.m. to discuss issues related to last week’s racist attack during a Black History Month Zoom discussion.

UW College of Business Aligns On-Campus and Online Programs

February 22, 2021 — The University of Wyoming’s College of Business provides a Bachelor of Science degree in economics and a Bachelor of Science in business with the following majors: accounting, business economics, entrepreneurship, finance, management, marketing and professional sales.

Fellowships Open to Community College Students, Faculty for Research in UW Chemistry Labs

February 19, 2021 — Community college students and instructors -- preferably from Wyoming institutions -- have the opportunity to work in a University of Wyoming laboratory for 10 weeks this summer as research fellows.

UW Department of Music Faculty Virtual Concert Feb. 21

February 19, 2021 — Six University of Wyoming Department of Music faculty members will present their first spring concert virtually Sunday, Feb. 21.

Jonah Bank President to Speak with UW MBA Students

February 18, 2021 — Kim DeVore, president and a founding director of Jonah Bank of Wyoming, will speak with University of Wyoming Master of Business Administration (MBA) students Friday, Feb. 19.

head photo of a woman UW Extension to Debut Financial Know-How Video Series Monday

February 18, 2021 — A series of brief videos addressing financial issues Wyoming residents face begins Monday.

Wyoming Business Tips for Feb. 22-28

February 18, 2021 — 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.

head photo of a man Godby Appointed Interim Dean of UW College of Business

February 17, 2021 — A longtime University of Wyoming faculty member and expert on the state’s economy has been appointed as the interim dean of UW’s College of Business.

Greenery Systems for Indoor Environment Design Competition Open to UW Students

February 17, 2021 — University of Wyoming students have the opportunity to provide potential solutions to integrating greenery systems with indoor environments in buildings to mitigate climate change.

head photo of a woman UW Assistant Professor Receives National Recognition for Research Article

February 17, 2021 — A University of Wyoming assistant professor’s research article has received national recognition by the University of Chicago Press Journals.

Capitol Riots, Impeachment Topics of UW Discussion Feb. 19

February 16, 2021 — University of Wyoming political science Professors Jim King and Andrew Garner will discuss the riots on the U.S. Capitol and the recent impeachment hearings of former President Donald Trump Friday, Feb. 19.

UW Libraries, Wyoming State Library Launch New Digital Historic Newspaper Collection

February 16, 2021 — University of Wyoming Libraries and the Wyoming State Library have partnered to launch the Wyoming Digital Newspaper Collection online.

man sitting against padded post and watching field Jahmari Moore Selected as UW’s Stanford Award for Diversity Recipient

February 12, 2021 — When George Floyd, a Black man, was killed during an arrest by a Minneapolis police officer who kneeled on his neck for nearly nine minutes, University of Wyoming student-athlete Jahmari Moore knew he needed to take action among his UW football teammates.

UW Board of Trustees to Meet Wednesday Via Teleconference

February 12, 2021 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will receive an update on the university’s COVID-19 response and consider other matters during the board’s regular teleconference meeting Wednesday, Feb. 17.

UW Makes Preliminary Plans for Fall Semester

February 12, 2021 — The University of Wyoming is planning for a fall 2021 semester with more in-person experiences and fewer restrictions related to COVID-19, contingent upon vaccine availability and acceptance, along with continued downward trends in infection numbers.

UW Survey Finds COVID-19 Vaccine Acceptance in Wyoming Remains Steady

February 12, 2021 — The number of Wyoming residents who say they are likely to or have received the COVID-19 vaccine has remained flat since early November, according to a new survey by the University of Wyoming’s Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center (WYSAC).

UW Theatre and Dance Presents Virtual Comedy Production Feb. 23-28

February 12, 2021 — A virtual comedic romp from the University of Wyoming Department of Theatre and Dance will be presented later this month for a six-night run.

Wyoming SBDC Network Offers New Way to Shop Local Through Online Marketplace

February 12, 2021 — Wyoming small businesses can now sell their products on a new, no-fee e-commerce marketplace.

Groups Appointed for UW Strategic Scenario Planning

February 11, 2021 — Close to 80 members of the University of Wyoming community have agreed to serve on groups charged with developing a university strategic plan to recommend to President Ed Seidel and the UW Board of Trustees later this spring.

UW Extension Helps Youths Build Business Savvy in Entrepreneur Series

February 11, 2021 — The Rocky Mountain Youth Entrepreneur Series created by University of Wyoming Extension 4-H educators to help youths develop local food businesses launches with its first meeting in March.

Wyoming Business Tips for Feb. 15-21

February 11, 2021 — 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.

Researchers Find Broad Impacts from Political Polarization

February 10, 2021 — Political polarization is having far-reaching impacts on American life, harming consumer welfare and creating challenges for people ranging from elected officials and policymakers to corporate executives and marketers.

Wyoming Oil and Gas Fair to Continue Under Leadership of UW’s EORI

February 10, 2021 — A fixture of Wyoming’s oil and gas industry for nearly a quarter of a century will continue under the leadership of the University of Wyoming’s Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute (EORI).

Flu Shot Clinic for UW Students Friday Afternoon

February 9, 2021 — The University of Wyoming’s Student Health Service will conduct a flu shot clinic in the Wyoming Union’s West Ballroom Friday, Feb. 12, from 1:30-4 p.m. for UW students on a first-come, first-served basis, with no appointment needed.

head photo of a woman Teton County-Based UW Extension Educator Recognized for Community Development Efforts

February 8, 2021 — Contributing decades of improvement to the quality of life within her community and across the state has earned a University of Wyoming Extension community development educator the Friend of Community Development Award.

UW Announces Presidents Day Closures

February 8, 2021 — Most University of Wyoming business and administrative offices will be closed, and classes will be dismissed Monday, Feb. 15, for Presidents Day.

head photo of a woman UW Extension Survey Seeks How Wyoming Residents Receive Information

February 8, 2021 — A new survey designed by University of Wyoming Extension and the Cent$ible Nutrition Program (CNP) to better understand how Wyomingites gather information is open for residents to share their experiences.

head photo of a woman UW Professor Jean Garrison Receives Seibold Professorship

February 8, 2021 — Jean Garrison, a University of Wyoming professor of political science and international studies, is the recipient of the Seibold Professorship for 2021-22.

handwritten recipe UW’s Parolin, Colleagues Explore 17th Century ‘Recipe Book’

February 8, 2021 — A manuscript containing culinary and medicinal recipes, poems and aphorisms from the 17th and 18th centuries has been analyzed in depth by a University of Wyoming scholar and colleagues from 10 other universities.

Anne Alexander, Kevin Carman, John Griffin and Corinne Lengsfeld UW Provost Finalists Plan Campus Appearances

February 5, 2021 — Finalists for the position of provost/senior vice president for academic affairs at the University of Wyoming have been identified, and they’re scheduled to give public presentations at UW beginning Tuesday, Feb. 9.

UW Receives $2.4M CARES Act Grant to Support Entrepreneurs

February 5, 2021 — Services and support for entrepreneurs across Wyoming will be expanded as a result of a $2.4 million CARES Act Recovery assistance grant to the University of Wyoming from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA).

Meals Available for UW Students Experiencing Food Insecurity

February 4, 2021 — A pilot meal swipe sharing program is available this semester for University of Wyoming students experiencing food insecurity. Meals will be available at Washakie Dining Center.

graphic about opening UW Art Museum Virtual Spring Opening Reception to Feature Student Art

February 4, 2021 — The University of Wyoming Art Museum will feature the 46th annual Juried UW Student Exhibition during a free virtual reception to celebrate the exhibitions for the spring semester Friday, Feb. 19.

Megan Meier and Mark Menghini UW School of Pharmacy Student-Led Research Articles Published in National Journal

February 4, 2021 — Two University of Wyoming students’ research papers have been accepted in a national pharmacy journal.

Wyoming Business Tips for Feb. 8-14

February 4, 2021 — 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.

Eight Wind River Startup Challenge Finalists Announced

February 3, 2021 — The Wind River Startup Challenge, a regional entrepreneurship opportunity designed to distribute thousands of dollars to Native-owned startups, received significantly more applications from Northern Arapaho and Eastern Shoshone entrepreneurs this year. Eight finalist teams will advance to the Final Pitch Day, currently scheduled for May.

person in lab gear working on something UW Spinout Receives Funding to Develop Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Test

February 3, 2021 — CellDrop Biosciences Inc., a University of Wyoming spinout company, is part of a $354,000 grant to develop sensitive and extremely fast antigen tests for COVID-19 that will produce results in under three minutes.

woman sitting at a computer UW Undergraduate in Division of Communication Disorders Wins National Honor

February 3, 2021 — An undergraduate speech, language and hearing science major at the University of Wyoming has won a 2020 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Students Preparing for Academic and Research Careers (SPARC) Award.

COVID-19 Vaccination Q&A Sessions Wednesday for UW Community

February 2, 2021 — Members of the University of Wyoming community will have an opportunity to receive information and ask questions about COVID-19 vaccinations during virtual sessions Wednesday, Feb. 3, via WyoCast and YouTube.

Martin Luther King Jr. Days of Dialogue to Present Virtual Programs at UW Feb. 8-12

February 2, 2021 — Four virtual programs will highlight the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Days of Dialogue (MLK DOD) Feb. 8-12 at the University of Wyoming.

woman standing outside UW Business Incubator Client CEO Says Businesses Key to Combating Human Trafficking

February 2, 2021 — In 2019, human trafficking was estimated to be a $150 billion business annually and involves roughly 40 million people trafficked worldwide, with more than 325,000 victims in the U.S. Ashleigh Chapman believes calling on all types of businesses in the fight against human trafficking is key to helping eliminate these sordid crimes.

UW LRCC Announces Recipient of 2020 Carol Mead Leaders in Literacy Award

February 2, 2021 — John Jorgensen, of Casper, founder of the Sue Jorgensen Library Foundation and Wyoming Reads Program, is the recipient of the 2020 Carol Mead Leaders in Literacy Award by the University of Wyoming Literacy Research Center and Clinic’s (LRCC) Outreach Advisory Board.

Black History Month Virtual Events Planned at UW

February 1, 2021 — Several virtual events are planned this month as part of the University of Wyoming’s Black History Month celebration.

head photo of a man Daryl Schultz Selected as UW Employee of Fourth Quarter

February 1, 2021 — A longtime University of Wyoming employee who has trained dozens of staff members on proper disinfection protocols and cleaning practices -- especially during the COVID-19 pandemic -- is the recipient of UW’s Staff Employee of the Fourth Quarter Award.

Anowar Islam and Whit Stewart Forage, Sheep Researchers Earn Honors from UW’s Wyoming Agricultural Experiment Station

February 1, 2021 — A University of Wyoming scientist whose work springs from the needs of Wyoming forage producers and another whose focus is increasing sheep producer profitability have received outstanding research awards from UW’s Wyoming Agricultural Experiment Station (WAES).

Nominations Accepted for Year-End UW Faculty Awards

February 1, 2021 — The University of Wyoming’s Academic Affairs office and the Faculty Senate’s Faculty Recognition and Development Committee are now accepting nominations for the year-end faculty awards. The deadline is Friday, Feb. 19.

small bronze statue of a cowboy on a horse UW Alumni Association’s ‘Talk About Your Cowboy’ Raffle Begins Today

February 1, 2021 — The University of Wyoming Alumni Association (UWAA) is offering the chance to win a 14-inch-high “Talk About Your Cowboy” bronze statue by D. Michael Thomas. The statue is valued at $3,500.

person using a driving simulator with another person in foreground UW Engineering Faculty Member Honored for I-80 Truck Driver Safety Research

February 1, 2021 — A University of Wyoming College of Engineering and Applied Science faculty member’s work to improve safety on Interstate 80 and other routes has been recognized by the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine.

UW Libraries Selects Alternative Textbook Grant Recipients

February 1, 2021 — University of Wyoming Libraries recently awarded alternative textbook grants to seven faculty members and a graduate student to implement open educational resources (OER) in their classes this spring.

Tim Considine, Kris Koski and Eric Waeckerlin UW School of Energy Resources Webinar Roundtable Focuses on Recent Executive Orders Feb. 2

January 29, 2021 — Legal and economic experts will examine the recent White House executive orders that suspend energy leases on federal lands during a webinar roundtable Tuesday, Feb. 2. The University of Wyoming’s School of Energy Resources (SER) Center for Energy Regulation and Policy Analysis (CERPA) will host the virtual panel discussion

Virtual GRO-Biz Conference Registration Now Open

January 29, 2021 — Wyoming’s premier government contracting event for small-business owners and entrepreneurs will feature expert speakers, networking opportunities and valuable assistance from several entrepreneurial organizations.

man standing with suit jacket over his arm Exonerated ‘Central Park Five’ Member Keynote Speaker for MLK Events at UW

January 28, 2021 — A member of the “Central Park Five” who was wrongfully convicted of raping a white female jogger in 1989 is the keynote speaker for the virtual Martin Luther King Jr. Days of Dialogue (MLK DOD) Feb. 8-12 at the University of Wyoming.

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

January 28, 2021 — The University of Wyoming lists the following nonresident students on the 2020 fall semester Provost’s Honor Roll.

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

January 28, 2021 — The University of Wyoming lists the following students from Wyoming on the 2020 fall semester Provost’s Honor Roll.

UW Offers Free COVID-19 Tests to Public

January 28, 2021 — Starting Feb. 1, the University of Wyoming will offer a limited number of free COVID-19 diagnostic tests to members of the public who aren’t displaying symptoms of the infection.

woman standing outside near a pool and tropical plants UW Student from Granite Canyon Receives Prestigious National Fellowship

January 28, 2021 — University of Wyoming graduate Emily Wood, from Granite Canyon in Laramie County, is among 15 students nationwide to receive the prestigious USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship.

Danielle Bruns and Dr. Joseph McGinley UW WWAMI Faculty Members Receive Triple I Outstanding Mentor Awards

January 28, 2021 — Two University of Wyoming WWAMI Medical Education Program faculty members recently received the Independent Investigative Inquiry (Triple I) Outstanding Mentor Award.

Donna Brazile and Ana Navarro Political Strategists Donna Brazile, Ana Navarro to Speak at UW Virtual Event Feb. 11

January 27, 2021 — Donna Brazile, the former Democratic National Committee interim chair, bestselling author and a Fox News contributor, and Ana Navarro, former Republican strategist, co-host of ABC’s “The View” and a CNN political contributor, will discuss today’s political landscape and the future of the country Thursday, Feb. 11, through a virtual University of Wyoming presentation.

man with a squirrel UW Haub School Dean to Give Virtual Public Talk on Groundhog Day Feb. 2

January 27, 2021 — John Koprowski, the dean of the University of Wyoming’s Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources and an international squirrel expert, will give a free virtual talk to discuss the importance of Groundhog Day Tuesday, Feb. 2.

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

January 26, 2021 — The University of Wyoming lists the following nonresident students on the 2020 fall semester academic Dean’s and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls.

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

January 26, 2021 — The University of Wyoming lists the following students from Wyoming on the 2020 fall semester academic Dean’s and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls.

person in period clothing speaking at a podium UW American Heritage Center Provides Digitized Primary Sources for Wyoming History Day

January 26, 2021 — A website recently launched by the University of Wyoming’s American Heritage Center (AHC), a Wyoming History Day (WHD) participant, now boasts digitized materials on 12 popular topics within the AHC’s collections -- with more planned.

UW College of Health Sciences Moves Toward Consistent Interprofessional Education Experience for Students

January 26, 2021 — A committee of educators from the University of Wyoming College of Health Sciences and Wyoming Center on Aging (WyCOA) is preparing to develop a consistent, interprofessional education experience for students from all divisions and schools throughout the college.

UW Offers Free Language, Culture Courses Via Zoom for Spring Semester

January 26, 2021 — Registrations are now being accepted for the popular World Language and Culture Program (WLCP) at the University of Wyoming this semester. A total of 18 nonformal world language and culture courses are available free via Zoom.

Governor’s Higher Education Initiative Enhances Collaboration Between UW, Community Colleges

January 25, 2021 — Gov. Mark Gordon has unveiled a proposal for modernizing and refocusing Wyoming’s higher education system. The initiative, called the Wyoming Innovation Network (WIN), calls for closer collaboration between the University of Wyoming and the state’s community colleges -- and an emphasis on developing innovative solutions that will support and enhance Wyoming’s economy and workforce.

Still Time to Enroll in Entrepreneur Essentials Course Through CWC, UW

January 25, 2021 — There’s still time to enroll in a six-week program offered by Central Wyoming College (CWC) and the University of Wyoming to gain knowledge and tools to be successful entrepreneurs.

UW, Colleges Work with UK University, Industry on Software Engineering Program

January 25, 2021 — Students in Wyoming may soon have access to an innovative program in software engineering through a partnership involving Cardiff University in Wales, United Kingdom; the University of Wyoming; Wyoming community colleges; and industry partners in the state.

UW, Community Colleges Offer Easy Online Transfer Tool

January 25, 2021 — Wyoming’s public colleges and university have launched a new website that makes it easier to plan and manage college credit transfer.

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