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June 18, 2012 — 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.
Regional media coverage of UW’s involvement with the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center continues . Boulder County Business Report, Billings Gazette and the Gillette News-Record were the latest to publish stories.
UW College of Law Associate Professor Matt Wilson was quoted by The Japan Times about prosecutorial misconduct in a story about a murder case in Japan.
The high-speed computing website, HPCwire, offered a more technical view of the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center.
The New York Times Sunday Book review gave UW Department of English Professor Alyson Hagy’s latest book, “Boleto,” a positive review.
Glen Canyon Institute and The Water and Power Report carried UW’s releases about research of the Colorado River Basin’s hydrology being conducted by UW professor Fred Ogden. His research will involve computer modeling through use of the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center this fall.
The Casper Star-Tribune carried UW’s release about Po Chen's seismology research that will involve use of the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center (NWSC).
UW’s pioneering research on Easter Island was the focus of a feature in the Casper Journal.
Insurance Journal ran a story about UW offering a website to provide ways for landowners to reduce wildfire risks to homes, cabins and outbuildings.
The Casper Star-Tribune ran UW’s list of Wyoming students who were named to the President’s Honor Roll for the spring semester.
Cheyenne’s KGWN TV CBS affiliate was among sites carrying UW’s news release about Mike Samp’s appointment as UW Police Department chief.
The Casper Star-Tribune carried UW’s media release about the Rocky Mountain Mathematics Consortium focusing on how mathematical models can be used in the fields of epidemiology and ecology.
The Wyoming Clean Coal Task Force will meet this week at the UW School of Energy Resources, according to Power Engineering.