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College of Education, UW celebrate $5 million Daniels Fund commitment to Trustees Education Initiative

University of Wyoming leaders and the College of Education gathered at the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center Wednesday, Jan. 20, to celebrate a $5 million commitment from the Daniels Fund to support the UW Trustees Education Initiative.

The Daniels Fund commitment includes a $500,000 planning grant and a $4.5 million award to support the multi-year initiative.

For more information on the grant and the initiative that it supports, please click here.

NEW: UW release (1/22) summarizing the event and announcing members of the Trustees Education Initiative Board is available here.

What follow are some of the sights, sounds, and media reports emerging from the January 20 event.

College of Education Dean Ray Reutzel addresses area media

Daniels Fund CEO Linda Childears describes the foundation's motivation for supporting the Trustees Education Initiative

Daniels Fund Photo Album

Click here to view photos from the event


KOWB Radio report on the event can be read/viewed here.

Wyoming Public Radio report can be found here.

Laramie Daily Boomerang coverage can be accessed here.


Commitment to Education Excellence

Childears and Reutzel
Daniels Fund President and CEO Linda Childears and UW College of Education Dean Ray Reutzel look forward to the transformative outcomes in teacher preparation that are expected of the Wyoming Trustees Education Initiative.

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