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UWyo Magazine|January 2015 | Vol. 16 No. 2

The Magazine for Alumni and Friends of the University of Wyoming


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UWAA President's Message

Fellow alumni, we are halfway through our 120th year of service to alumni and students, and I am pleased that more alumni are becoming members of the association each day. We are moving towards our goal of 20,000 members by June 30, 2015. UWAA membership is meaningful and never more so than when you have the opportunity to participate in significant decisions that advance the association. In March, we shared with you a plan to restructure the governance model, an outcome of a year-long strategic planning process. Incident to this evaluation, the UWAA’s Board of Directors has written and proposed a restatement of its bylaws, designed to strengthen the governance function and expand outreach to our alumni throughout the world.

Read the UWAA President's Message

Mission Statement

To promote the excellence, distinction and uniqueness of the University of Wyoming to the people of the state, the nation and the world, and to foster a spirit of loyalty and community among its alumni, students and friends today, tomorrow and forever.


Degrees for Success

Degrees for Success

Alumna Stephanie Sherrodd’s degrees from UW helped her achieve CEO status.

Stephanie Sherrodd is the CEO of Texas Dow Employee Credit Union (TDECU). TDECU is one of the largest and fastest-growing credit unions in Texas. It serves Houston and other communities along the Gulf Coast. Although Sherrodd lives and works in Texas, she still flies the Wyoming flag at home and keeps some UW memorabilia in her office.

>> Read more about Stephanie Sherrodd

Homecoming 2014

Homecoming 2014

“We Are Wyoming” was the 2014 Homecoming theme. The week of festivities kicked off Oct. 11 with The Big Event, where UW gave back to the Laramie community through service projects. The week continued with a variety of events and student competitions around campus and town, including downtown community window painting, Homecoming sing, car push and spirit relay.

>> Read more about Homecoming 2014

UW Alumni Association Scholarships

UWAA Scholarships

Thank you to the 500+ alumni and friends who donated to the Scholarship Club and to the holders of Brown & Gold Wyoming license plates for funding 100 percent of the scholarships. A list of the 2014 Scholarship Club donors may be viewed at uwyo.edu/alumni/scholarships. The UWAA provides four-year scholarships and single-year awards to more than 80 deserving students each year, with a commitment of more than $100,000 annually.

>> Read more about UWAA Scholarships

Student standing at a career fair

UW2Career

UW2Career is the newest asset for alumni and employers! This tool is a free benefit of UWAA membership.

>> Read more about UW2Career

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Jennifer Nevins

UWAA President Jennifer Nevins reflects on the organization's 120 years of service and challenges for the future.

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