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woman talking to group of students by a whiteboard Top UW Teachers Prepare to Engage Freshmen in New Courses

June 26, 2015 — Bruce Parkinson is recognized internationally as an accomplished scholar in the field of solar energy, with an academic pedigree that includes publishing more than 200 papers in scientific journals, securing four U.S. patents and earning a raft of honors from professional organizations.

Top Stories

Fred Ogden UW Researcher Discovers Groundwater Modeling Breakthrough 84 Years in the Making

July 1, 2015 — A University of Wyoming professor has made a discovery that answers a nearly 100-year-old question about water movement, with implications for agriculture, hydrology, climate science and other fields.

people sitting at a bar Wyoming’s Bars Contribute to State’s Cultural Legacy

June 23, 2015 — When defining the essence of Wyoming culture during the past 125 years, don’t overlook the unique bars scattered throughout the state’s small towns.

man standing in front of bookshelves Speaker: Humorist Bill Nye’s Legacy Continues in Modern Newspapers

June 18, 2015 — Newspaper humorists in the 19th century laid the foundation for Will Rogers and others who became quite famous in the 20th century, according to a speaker at a recent University of Wyoming conference celebrating 125 years of Wyoming statehood.

man sitting beside computer monitor UW Professor Uses Graphic Novella to Help Prevent Hearing Loss in Spanish-Speaking Ag Workers

June 17, 2015 — Graphic novels usually conjure up dark images of superheroes cleaning up the mean streets of Gotham or Metropolis. Mark Guiberson may not be a superhero, but he is trying to improve life for a particular population.

UW Trustees Adopt Presidential Search Process, Timeline

June 15, 2015 — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will use a consulting firm, two search committees and “search recruiter” in pursuit of a new UW president, trustees decided today (Monday).

UW Trustees Advance Education Initiative

June 15, 2015 — A University of Wyoming Board of Trustees initiative aimed at lifting UW’s College of Education to national prominence in preparing professional educators is moving forward, following board action today (Monday).

woman sitting beside microscope and computer screen NIGMS Provides Key Scientific Funding Resource for UW’s Neuroscience Center

June 11, 2015 — Dori Pitynski garnered widespread media attention for a recent study she conducted that determined consuming too much or too little salt is a key factor in stunting the start of puberty in humans.

UW Online Graduate Programs in Education Rank Highly

June 9, 2015 — Two University of Wyoming educational administration programs are second on a national “Online Doctorate in Education” ranking generated by GoGrad.org.

Campus Announcements

Douglas Workshop Tackles Reclamation Plans on Private and Public Lands

July 7, 2015 — A workshop explaining the soil, water and vegetation components and the monitoring requirements of a reclamation plan will be offered Wednesday, July 22, at the Douglas campus of Eastern Wyoming College, 203 N. Sixth St.

woman standing in front of tee-pee shaped building New Curator of Education and Statewide Engagement Joins UW Art Museum

July 6, 2015 — Encampment native Katie Christensen is the new University of Wyoming Art Museum curator of education and statewide engagement.

head portrait of woman National Association Recognizes Work by UW Faculty Member

July 6, 2015 — The American Society for Reproductive Medicine recently recognized research conducted by Rebecca Carron, an assistant professor in the University of Wyoming School of Nursing.

Improved Services Coming to Tri-County Medical Center

July 2, 2015 — Improved health care services will be in place at the Tri-County Medical Center in Pine Bluffs beginning in mid-July.

University of Wyoming Hosts Field Days in Sheridan, Powell

July 2, 2015 — People can “ask a scientist” during field days at University of Wyoming Research and Extension (R&E) centers in Sheridan and Powell this July.

Events

moose standing in woods Summer Moose Day Set July 18

July 7, 2015 — Interested citizens can help gather data about moose near Laramie as part of the first Summer Moose Day Saturday, July 18.

AMK Ranch Talk - elk migration Yellowstone Elk Migration Project Topic of AMK Ranch Talk July 9

July 2, 2015 — The greater Yellowstone elk migration project, photographed by University of Wyoming graduate Joe Riis, is the topic of discussion during the weekly Harlow Summer Seminars Thursday, July 9, at the University of Wyoming-National Park Service (UW-NPS) Research Center. The center is located at the AMK Ranch in Grand Teton National Park.

William Missouri Downs UW Snowy Range Summer Theatre Closes with Award-Winning Farce

July 1, 2015 — The University of Wyoming Snowy Range Summer Theatre concludes its 62nd season with “Mad Gravity,” a wacky new farce about living authentically and the meaning of life.

four band members standing together Rock Band to Perform for Summer Concert Series at UW

July 1, 2015 — Rock band Stella Luce will perform as part of the University of Wyoming Summer Programs concert series Wednesday, July 8, from 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. on Simpson Plaza. The event is free and open to the public.

This Week at UW

people carrying a University of Wyoming banner in a parade Volunteers to March in Saturday’s Jubilee Days Parade

July 6, 2015 — The University of Wyoming Pride Committee is looking for volunteers to don their brown and gold and walk with UW’s parade contingent and the president’s vehicle during the Laramie Jubilee Days Parade, Saturday, July 11.

UW Staff Senate Seeks Volunteers for Highway Cleanup July 23

July 6, 2015 — The University of Wyoming Staff Senate invites volunteers for its annual highway cleanup day Thursday, July 23.

Submit Homecoming Events Now

June 22, 2015 — The University of Wyoming Alumni Association reminds campus units to inform the association about activities planned for Homecoming 2015. Events will be listed online, in public calendars and in printed schedules and publicity announcements. The deadline for submissions is Monday, Aug. 3.

building being constructed with equipment all around Campus Construction Update for June 28-July 11

June 26, 2015 — These are among the construction activities scheduled June 28-July 11 at the University of Wyoming:

Stella Luce Simpson Plaza concert University of Wyoming Calendar for July 6-12

July 2, 2015 — These are among the activities scheduled July 6-12 at the University of Wyoming:

UW in the News

July 6, 2015 — State, national and international media frequently feature the University of Wyoming and members of its community in stories. Here is a summary of some of the recent articles where UW is making the news.

Students in the News

man helping woman put on white coat Students Complete First Year Medical Studies at UW

June 30, 2015 — Having recently completed their first year of medical studies at the University of Wyoming, 20 students from across the state will move in the fall to the University of Washington School of Medicine as part of the WWAMI Medical Education Program.

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

June 24, 2015 — The University of Wyoming lists the following students from Wyoming on the 2015 spring semester Provost’s Honor Roll.

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

June 24, 2015 — The University of Wyoming lists the following nonresident students on the 2015 spring semester Provost’s Honor Roll.

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

June 18, 2015 — The University of Wyoming lists the following students from Wyoming on the 2015 spring semester academic Dean’s and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls.

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

June 18, 2015 — The University of Wyoming lists the following nonresident students on the 2015 spring semester academic Dean’s and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls.

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

June 9, 2015 — The University of Wyoming lists the following students from Wyoming on the 2015 spring semester President’s Honor Roll.

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

June 9, 2015 — The University of Wyoming lists the following nonresident students on the 2015 spring semester President’s Honor Roll.

Feature Columns

Wyoming Business Tips for July 19-25

July 2, 2015 — 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.

religious studies logo UW Religion Today: A Biblical Education for America?

June 24, 2015 — At its state convention earlier in June, the central committee of the Idaho Republican Party voted to encourage the Idaho Legislature to pass a bill permitting the use of the Christian Bible as a source of information for a long list of humanities, social science and science subjects in grades K-12.

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