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17 hrs ago | County 10 News

UW College of Education to kick off its 100th Anniversary in September

Laramie, Wyo.) - The University of Wyoming's College of Education , which marks its 100th anniversary in the 2014-15 academic year, will kick off a celebration of its centennial with several events Sept.


Related Topix: Laramie, WY

21 hrs ago | US News & World Report

Liz Cheney Never Left the Political Debate

If Liz Cheney were to answer Lil Jon's quintessential question of the summer - "Turn Down for What?" - she'd probably reply that it would take a whole lot for her to tone it down.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Mike Enzi, Dick Cheney, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Cheyenne's Lady in Waiting

Jonna Brown was named Lady-In-Waiting for 2015 after a selection process which included submitting a written application, an accomplishment book, a horsemanship skills demonstration and an interview.


Related Topix: Cheyenne, WY, Frontier, WY

Food Quality News

'Protective coat' for Listeria discovered

A substance that greatly increases the survival of Listeria monocytogenes has been discovered by researchers who hope it will lead to better techniques to combat the pathogen.


Related Topix: Biology, Science

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Manawatu Standard

Spotlight on prejudice

It's hard-hitting theatre. The Laramie Project acts out a true story of small-town prejudice and is performed by a Palmerston North theatre company who tells it as it is.


Related Topix: New Zealand, World News, Laramie, WY, Gay/Lesbian

CBS Local

Las Vegas Nurse Guides Others Into Pursuing A Degree In Health Care

Dr. Josh Hamilton is a nationally certified psychiatric-mental health nurse, family nurse practitioner, family psychiatric nurse practitioner and nurse educator.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Medicine, Nursing

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The News Tribune

Wyoming vets can get free tickets to UW-Air Force

6. The free tickets are be made available thanks to a joint venture of the University of Wyoming and the Wyoming Veterans Commission.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs

Fri Aug 15, 2014


New Bio Safety Lab Is Crumbling

The lab was built, people were hired, expectations were high and everything was ready, until things went wrong.



4-H Celebrates 100 Years

"Roll those two together in a year long celebration that we're starting to end up right now at this year's state fair," said Johnathan Despain from the University of Wyoming Extension Program.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Thu Aug 14, 2014


Wyoming Politics: Tea Party Dick Doctors, Hitler Misquoters and Ghosts

The nature of the job-and yes, it is still a job in many parts of the west-is such that a single dumb decision can wipe you out for the year, if not for good.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Mike Enzi, Wyoming, Tea Party, Recreational Vehicle, Teton

KOTA-TV Rapid City

New $25M University of Wyoming lab needs repair

A $25 million state-of-the-art laboratory building at the University of Wyoming has been vacated after just three years since it opened because of structural problems.


Wed Aug 13, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

UW requesting $4M to feed athletes, scholarships

The Laramie Boomerang reported Wednesday that the request is aimed at helping the department adjust to new and expected NCAA rule changes.


Related Topix: Merced, CA

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Hay & Forage Grower

Effort To Control Invasive Grass In Hayfields Ramps Up

This map shows the occurrence of bulbous bluegrass throughout the U.S. on a county level.


Related Topix: Arvada, WY

KMVT Twin Falls

New Minidoka District Ranger Announced

Loren Poppert has been selected as the new District Ranger for the Minidoka Ranger District, located on the Sawtooth National Forest.


Related Topix: Minidoka, ID

Bellingham Herald

UW athletics dig in to more food

And for student-athletes, there are two key words. On Aug. 1, the NCAA let schools provide unlimited food for its athletes on top of what they provide in meal plans and stipends from scholarships.


Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food

PhysOrg Weblog

Researchers make discovery in fight against food pathogen

Kurt Miller , a UW professor of molecular biology, and Volkan Koseoglu, a UW student in in the Molecular and Cellular Life Sciences Ph.D. program, observe clumping of cells in exopolysaccharide .


Related Topix: Biology, Science, Food Science

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Waikato Times

Talk of your town

After three years in poor condition, Matamata's BMX track might soon be a facility the town can be proud of.


Related Topix: New Zealand, World News, Oceania,

BP America Donates $25K to UW's Energy Law Center

The University of Wyoming College of Law's Center for Law and Energy Resources in the Rockies has received a $25,000 gift from BP America to develop the center's summer energy law institute.


Thu Aug 07, 2014

County 10 News

Residents Can Now Contribute Information about Wyoming Biodiversity

The University of Wyoming offers a website where citizens can contribute information and learn about the state's biological diversity.


Related Topix: Wyoming, Casper, WY

County 10 News

WCC Training, Education and Conservation projects just completed locally

Members of the Wyoming Conservation Corps recently volunteered, alongside State Lands' staff members on a 10-day conservation and resource management project sponsored by Devon Energy in Fremont County.


Related Topix: Fremont County, WY, Big Horn, WY