UW in the News
April 1, 2013 — 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.
UW’s release noting Islam Awareness Week being celebrated on campus this week was picked up by Morocco World News.
Department of Management and Marketing Associate Professor Stacy Baker’s research on recovery following a tornado was the focus of a Huffington Post blog.
K2 Radio was among media outlets that carried UW’s release announcing that the Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing will participate in an initiative aimed at transforming nursing education in the United States.
The new release by UW cellist Beth Vanderborgh and pianist Theresa Bogard, “Salon Music of August Nolck,” was CD of the week on KDFC, San Francisco's classical music station.
Wyoming Public Media highlighted the Shepard Symposium on the UW campus this week.
Emilene Ostlind, communications coordinator at UW’s Ruckelshaus Institute of Environment and Natural Resources, is the author of a High Country News editorial on the value of open spaces.
UW’s Visual Arts Building is one of only three university facilities worldwide to receive a Platinum rating through the globally recognized Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system, according to Hong Kong’s South China Morning Post.
Wyoming Public Media reported on the “Building Tribal Nations” symposium scheduled at UW.
Wyoming teachers and students can learn about water resources through water science toolboxes made available through UW and also the Natural History Museum of Utah, which are partners in a regional Water Project, according to Sheridan Media.com.
The Prairie Star noted that the UW Extension office is offering a workshop for farm and ranch women with financial and marketing knowledge this week in Fremont County.