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Dozens of county students on UW spring honor roll

Jun 26, 2015 - From staff reports:  The University of Wyoming lists 45 students from Fremont County on the 2015 spring semester academic dean's and dean's freshman honor rolls.
The honor rolls ... [more]

E-mail and privacy

Jun 24, 2015 - By Steven R. Peck:  Are students at UW subject to public records laws online?

The ongoing, ever-growing presence and influence of the Internet and its technological ... [more]


Jun 24, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Not-guilty plea in decapitation case
CODY -- A Wyoming woman is denying charges that she conspired and helped kill her boyfriend, whose body was found ... [more]

UW pushes ahead on drive to improve teacher training

Jun 23, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- A University of Wyoming Board of Trustees initiative to boost the college into national prominence in teacher preparation continues to ... [more]

UW student e-mail privacy might be protected under law weighed by legislators

Jun 21, 2015 - The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE -- A legislative panel will consider a proposal to make sure e-mails from University of Wyoming students are not accessible under the state's Public ... [more]

Economists crunch data on impact of EPA regs on coal

Jun 17, 2015 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  During an eight-month study, University of Wyoming researchers concluded coal is a major part of the state's economy.
That was unsurprising, but they wanted ... [more]

UW plans to have new president by February

Jun 16, 2015 - By Bob Moen, The Associated Press:  The search will be done out of the public eye at the outset while two committees made up of trustees, UW staff, faculty and others find a search firm and ... [more]

International relations, badminton-style

Jun 14, 2015 - By Randy Tucker:  Years ago my dorm buddies and I tried to win the overall intramural sports title for our floor during the coming school year.

In retrospect it often ... [more]

Eleven county students make UW president's honor roll

Jun 12, 2015 - From staff reports:  The University of Wyoming has listed 11 students from Fremont County on the 2015 spring semester president's honor roll.
The president's honor roll consists ... [more]

Guilty plea to manslaughter in university student death

Jun 5, 2015 - By Christina George, Staff Writer:  LARAMIE -- A Casper man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in connection with the November death of University of Wyoming student Joseph McGowan, 21, of ... [more]

Universities to put ranch back on market

Jun 4, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Proceeds from the sale of the 50,000-acre Y Cross Ranch will be split between the University of Wyoming and Colorado State University.

CHEYENNE -- A ... [more]

County students receive Northern Arapaho endowment scholarships

Jun 4, 2015 - From staff reports:  Seven University of Wyoming students have received the Northern Arapaho Endowment Scholarships for the summer session and the 2015-2016 academic year.
Fremont ... [more]


May 29, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Woman killed in motorcycle wreck
ALADDIN -- A Canadian woman is dead after the motorcycle she was riding hit a deer in northeastern Wyoming.
The ... [more]

Higher ed in state is more than university, leaders stress

May 24, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Community college officials want to engage the public and industry leaders in efforts to promote the benefits of higher education outside of the University of ... [more]


May 17, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Cities mull anti-discrimination ordinances
CASPER -- Laramie's ordinance prohibiting discrimination against gays and transgender people will be used as ... [more]

Cunningham ending long UW Extension tenure

May 14, 2015 - By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer:  After serving 38 years to the day as the University of Wyoming Extension School's senior profitable and sustainable agricultural systems educator, Ron ... [more]

UW to provide student-athletes $3,200 for expenses

May 12, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- For student-athletes, it's good news.
For schools having to fund it, it's a challenge. Yet it's something most feel they have to do to remain ... [more]

UW getting $1M to study oil and gas reservoirs

May 12, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- An oilfield services company is giving the University of Wyoming $1 million to support research on unconventional oil and gas reservoirs in the ... [more]

Plea deal expected in death of UW student

May 10, 2015 - By Christina George, Staff Writer:  LARAMIE -- The suspect in the death of a University of Wyoming student from Lander is expected to plead guilty to manslaughter next month in exchange for a ... [more]

UW to cut requirements for upper-level classes

May 5, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- The University of Wyoming will reduce the number of course credits required for upper-level students.
The UW Faculty Senate on Monday approved a ... [more]

Cowboys put out second depth chart of spring

Apr 23, 2015 - From staff reports:  As the Wyoming Cowboy football team enters its final week of Spring Football this week, head coach Craig Bohl and his staff announced an updated depth chart on ... [more]


Apr 14, 2015 - The Associated Press:  UW facility to get $44M expansion
LARAMIE -- The University of Wyoming announced plans for a $44 million expansion and renovation of its athletic ... [more]

McGinity to step down next year as UW president

Apr 14, 2015 - By Bob Moen, The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- University of Wyoming President Dick McGinity says he will step down from the job when his contract expires next year.
"The university needs ... [more]

University chief stresses value of cooperation with Cheyenne

Apr 5, 2015 - The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE -- A strong relationship with Cheyenne may be key to maintaining and improving the University of Wyoming.
Economic development and partnerships with ... [more]

Riverton student on UW range management team that placed third at contest

Apr 3, 2015 - From staff reports:  The University of Wyoming placed third and five team members placed in the top 10 percent among the 158 students from 25 colleges and universities competing in ... [more]


Apr 3, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Lawmakers set ed study topics
CHEYENNE -- Wyoming lawmakers will be fine tuning the school funding model and studying 11 education topics over the ... [more]

UW dean searches nearly done

Apr 3, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Four high-ranking administrators departed during the short, rocky administration of former president Robert Sternberg.

LARAMIE -- The University of ... [more]

UW arena upgrades delayed

Mar 31, 2015 - By Scott Nulph, Tribune News Service:  Rising construction costs have taken a toll on the University of Wyoming's plans for Phase II of the reconstruction of the Arena-Auditorium.
Phase I -- the ... [more]

Wyoming digest

Mar 29, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Plane lands on highway near Thermopolis
THERMOPOLIS -- A pilot safely landed his single-engine plane on a highway in rural central Wyoming after the ... [more]

Hess Corp gives $15 million for energy studies

Mar 27, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- Energy firm Hess Corp. has donated $15 million to the University of Wyoming to bolster research into extracting hard-to-get oil and gas ... [more]