Bureau of Mines Building, Room 137
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-2929
September 18, 2015 — Storms in the Great Plains have the potential for massive destruction and can endanger many residents of those areas. Dana Mueller’s research might just help keep those people safer in the future.
October 1, 2015 — An organization's logo on a food product can trigger quick perceptions by consumers about an item's healthiness and influence their decision making, according to a University of Wyoming researcher.
September 30, 2015 — Once again, Laramie ranks highly on a list of the nation’s best college and university communities.
September 26, 2015 — A $6 million gift from Wyoming philanthropists Mick and Susie McMurry through the McMurry Foundation will elevate Wyoming intercollegiate athletics to new heights of excellence.
September 25, 2015 — Wyoming’s commitment to excellence in the performing arts will be celebrated with symphony and theater performances during the grand opening and ribbon cutting for the expanded and renovated University of Wyoming Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts Thursday, Oct. 8.
September 23, 2015 — Representatives of the University of Wyoming and one of China’s major coal-producing regions explored the potential for collaborative efforts to advance clean-coal and coal-conversion technologies during meetings in China last week.
September 22, 2015 — The University of Wyoming Department of Economics and Finance continues to be ranked among the world’s top programs in environmental economics, according to IDEAS, a prestigious worldwide organization that disseminates economics research. IDEAS is a service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
September 18, 2015 — The University of Wyoming is among five institutions across the nation selected by the U.S. Department of Energy to study the feasibility of using salty water from carbon dioxide storage sites to produce fresh water.
October 2, 2015 — For the second consecutive year, Xiaohong Liu has made Thomas Reuters’ list as one of the world’s most highly cited researchers in the field of geosciences.
October 2, 2015 — A variety of mental health awareness events are scheduled Oct. 5-9 as part of Mental Health Awareness Week at the University of Wyoming. All events are free and open to the public, and no registration is needed.
October 2, 2015 — University of Wyoming Extension educators put the “can-do” in high-altitude home canning via food preservation publications and in-person expertise.
October 1, 2015 — “Visualizing Earth Systems,” this year’s theme for Wyoming Earth Science Week Oct. 10-16, explores what it means to see our planet through eyes informed by the geosciences.
September 30, 2015 — The University of Wyoming’s popular free one-day educational program Saturday U returns to Jackson Saturday, Oct. 10, with three lectures at the National Museum of Wildlife Art.
September 30, 2015 — No tricks, just astronomical treats. The Harry C. Vaughan University of Wyoming Planetarium offers a look at the spooky side of space and a whole lot more during October.
September 30, 2015 — The University of Wyoming is collaborating with the city of Laramie for a day of community service Saturday, Oct. 10.
September 30, 2015 — Five Master of Fine Arts (MFA) candidates from the University of Wyoming Creative Writing MFA Program will read selections from their work Sunday, Oct. 4, at 4 p.m. at the Carbon County Higher Education Center (CCHEC) Career and Tech Ed Center in Rawlins.
September 28, 2015 — The University of Wyoming 2015 Homecoming is set for Oct. 10-17, with the theme “Once a Cowboy, Always a Cowboy.”
September 28, 2015 — Nominations for 2016 University of Wyoming honorary degrees are due to the President's Office by Friday, Nov. 6.
September 28, 2015 — The 2015 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for the University of Wyoming is now available.
October 2, 2015 — Pop-comedy singer Kevin Yee will perform Friday, Oct. 9, at 9 p.m. in the University of Wyoming Union Ballroom as part of UW Ally Week.
October 2, 2015 — Classical saxophonist Clifford Leaman will perform with guest pianist Joseph Rackers Tuesday, Oct. 13, at 7:30 p.m. as part of the University of Wyoming Department of Music’s Faculty Recital Series.
October 2, 2015 — University of Wyoming students can participate in a free trivia night Wednesday, Oct. 7, at 8 p.m. in the Wyoming Union Gardens.
October 1, 2015 — San Francisco’s SFJAZZ Collective will perform “The Music of Michael Jackson” Saturday, Oct. 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the University of Wyoming Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall. The performance is part of the UW Cultural Programs fall series.
October 1, 2015 — Adrian Locke, senior curator for the Royal Academy of Arts in London, will discuss “The Politics of Exhibiting Native American Art” Monday, Oct. 5, at 4 p.m. in the University of Wyoming American Heritage Center Stock Grower’s Room.
September 30, 2015 — The 2015-16 University of Wyoming Theatre and Dance fall season opens with “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” Oct. 6-10 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 11 at 2 p.m.
September 30, 2015 — The public can enjoy a free night of comedy featuring Mission IMPROVable Friday, Oct. 2, at 9 p.m. in the University of Wyoming Union Ballroom.
September 30, 2015 — In conjunction with the exhibition “Dickie Landry: Composer. Saxophonist. Photographer. Artist,” artist and musician Dickie Landry will be at the University of Wyoming until Wednesday, Oct. 7, for an artistic residency to interact with students and present a variety of free public events.
September 29, 2015 — The University of Wyoming Symphony Orchestra opens the fall season with George Gershwin’s masterpiece “Porgy and Bess” Thursday, Oct. 8, at 7:30 p.m. in the concert hall at the newly renovated Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts.
September 28, 2015 — The Ben Markley Trio will join the University of Wyoming Department of Music faculty and students from the string area for a performance Monday, Oct. 5, at 7:30 p.m. in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts new recital hall.
September 29, 2015 — President Dick McGinity and 25 new University of Wyoming faculty and staff members will visit Fremont County Oct. 1-4 as part of a university outreach program.
September 28, 2015 — The Society of American Archivists (SAA) recently presented its Council Exemplary Service award to Mark Greene, recently retired director of the University of Wyoming American Heritage Center.
September 28, 2015 — A public open house/meeting to gather public input regarding options for the redesign of Ivinson Avenue and adjacent streets is scheduled Monday, Oct. 5, from 4-6 p.m. in the University of Wyoming Union Family Room.
September 28, 2015 — The University of Wyoming’s 2015 United Way campaign will begin Thursday, Oct. 1, with a campus campaign kickoff from 3-4:30 p.m. in the University of Wyoming Union Family Room.
September 28, 2015 — The University of Wyoming’s Residence Life and Dining Services has opened a new dining location, Encore Cafe, in the newly renovated Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts.
September 28, 2015 — Wyoming Public Media (WPM) seeks volunteers to answer phones during its Fall Membership Drive that continues through Friday, Oct. 9.
September 22, 2015 — University of Wyoming students will be able to prepare for career fairs by taking part in various “prep week” activities through Monday, Sept. 28.
October 2, 2015 — These are among the construction activities scheduled Oct. 4-10 at the University of Wyoming:
October 2, 2015 — These are among the activities scheduled Oct. 5-11 at the University of Wyoming:
September 28, 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.
September 28, 2015 — The University of Wyoming women’s rodeo team continues to be a surprising Central Rocky Mountain Region (CRMR) contender this season.
October 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.
September 30, 2015 — A non-Christian who read recent newspapers to learn about Christianity might arrive at the following picture. Christianity believes that marriage is between a man and woman, so no marriage between members of the same sex. Christianity believes life begins at conception, so no abortion and no stem cell research. Christianity believes that God created the universe, so evolution should not be taught. Sexual activity belongs in marriage, so no premarital sex.