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Celebrating Wyoming's Cowboys

Across the state of Wyoming, monthly “The World Needs More Cowboys,” community celebrations will be hosted for prospective students and their families, alumni, and community members.

These events will feature current UW students, faculty members, representatives of UW Athletics, and President Ed Seidel. Each event will also showcase UW Alumni who hold important roles in 11 Wyoming counties and the Wind River Indian Reservation. 

Don't miss this opportunity to celebrate Wyoming Cowboys – Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for updates on these events.

Read our featured alumni profiles here!



January 28, 2021

Lovell  |  Time & Location TBD 
Featured Alumni: Joseph Shumway, Vice President/Branch Manager for Big Horn Federal Savings Bank

February 17, 2021

Lusk  |  Time & Location TBD 
Featured Alumni: Jamie Reed McElhaney, Rancher

February 18, 2021

Crook County  |  Time & Location TBD 
Featured Alumni: James Neiman, President and CEO of Neiman Enterprises

March 17, 2021

Thermopolis  |  Time & Location TBD 
Featured Alumni: Jeb Schenck, semi-retired teacher, neuro-educational speaker & author, photographer and workshop leader

March 18, 2021

Worland  |  Washakie Museum and Community Center  |  5-7 p.m.
Featured Alumni: Abby O’DonnellCorporate Sales Representative for Pro Corp Images

April 14, 2021

Buffalo  |  Time & Location TBD
Featured Alumni: Brett McCoy, Sales Representative for Zoetis Inc.

April 15, 2021

Sheridan  |  Sheridan Research and Extension Center  |  5-7 p.m.
Featured Alumni: Kristi Von KrosigkOwner of The Union at the Montgomery

May 13, 2021

Wheatland  |  Time & Location TBD
Featured Alumni: Sydney Burek, District Conservationist for the Natural Resources Conservation Service

June 24, 2021

Lander  |  Time & Location TBD
Featured Alumni: Lance Goede, Director of Student Success at Central Wyoming College

July, 2021

Torrington  |  Time & Location TBD 
Featured Alumni: Samantha Wagner YungDoctor of audiology at Brant Audiology and Tinnitus

September 16, 2021

Laramie  |  Time & Location TBD
Featured Alumni: Even Brande, Founder and Chairman of Handel Information Technologies


>> Past Events <<

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