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  1. UW Alumni Association Celebrates 120th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | County 10 News

    Eight UW graduates gathered to organize the University of Wyoming Alumni Association March 26, 1895. They planned to "promote the university interests and the affiliation of its graduates."


  2. UW employees to receive raisesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees has approved $6.2 million in raises and employer-paid benefits for faculty and staff. The Fiscal Year 2016 compensation policy approved Thursday calls for both market and merit-based raises of 1.55 and 1.65 percent, respectively.


  3. Arena-Auditorium Renovations 2nd Phase DelayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KGWN

    The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees voted today to use $11.5 million in operating reserves and other UW resources to complete the renovation and expansion of the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts and the Half Acre Recreation and Wellness Center. Additionally, trustees were told that the second phase of renovations to UW's Arena-Auditorium will be delayed by about a year because projected construction costs under the current design exceed the funding available for the project.


  4. Harlem Globetrotters' Buckets Blakes previews the team's upcoming gameRead the original story

    Friday | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... pays off on and off the court. He took that work ethic to Arizona Western College, and then to the University of Wyoming, where he was team captain and MVP his junior and senior seasons, leading the team in rebounding, assists, and steals as a ...


  5. UW's Rise on Basketball Court Matched by Academic SuccessRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Media Newswire

    ... I hope it does -- I definitely have something to fall back on. A degree in criminal justice from the University of Wyoming leaves me with a pretty great backup plan,' says Nance, who promised his father, former NBA all-star Larry Nance Sr., that he ...


  6. Hess Corp gives $15 million to University of WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    Gov. Matt Mead and UW President Dick McGinity were joined by Hess Chief Executive Officer John Hess and President and Chief Operating Officer Greg Hill on Thursday to announce the company's gift.


  7. Plenty of challenges await Cowboys as spring drills approachRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | USA Today

    Those are the top two goals for second-year University of Wyoming football coach Craig Bohl during the Cowboys' 15 spring practices, the first of which is Monday. The evaluation is going to be challenging at some positions and could be tougher at others with a handful of players experienced players not coming back from last year.


  8. Sea slug provides new way of analyzing brain dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... technology developments promise to increase this number manyfold. However, simply recording ... A University of Wyoming faculty member is part of a research team that created a method, using laser, to better decode complex neural circuits in the ...


  9. Security Guard at China's Jackson Hole. (Photo credit: CBS NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Planet Jackson Hole

    ... picks made headlines across the country. Don't think we didn't notice the fact he jumped on the University of Wyoming bandwagon, picking the Cowboys to advance to the third round of the NCAA Tournament. Judging from his handwritten brackets, Obama ...


  10. After years of growth, online learning enrollment flattensRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Washington Times

    ... crease to the way the data is reported. Overall, there has been no discernible growth, he says. At the University of Wyoming, there were 19,784 students enrolled in the school's outreach program during the 2011-12 school year.


  11. Online Class Enrollment Flatlines in WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KGWN

    The growth of online education has been dropping in recent years to the point where there's almost no growth at all. At the University of Wyoming, there were nearly 20,000 students enrolled in the school's outreach program during the 2011-12 school year.


  12. Jets Add TE Depth by Signing Journeyman Kellen DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 |

    ... fourth season with the Bears when he registered 206 receiving yards, and 5 touchdowns. - Attending the University of Wyoming for a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism. - Took courses in communications, and marketing. - Played QB, TE, and WR in ...


  13. CU Soccer looks forward to Europe tripRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CU Independent

    Every four years, the NCAA allows collegiate soccer teams to make trips abroad outside of their regular season. It's a trip that University of Colorado soccer head coach Danny Sanchez knows well: he took it when he was the head coach of Metro State University and then one more time with the University of Wyoming.


  14. UW Student Selected for Internship at Idaho National LaboratoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KCOL-AM Fort Collins

    UW student John Brouwer has secured an internship at the Idaho National Laboratory this summer. A student in the University of Wyoming School of Energy Resources' energy resource management and development program has been chosen for a prestigious internship at the U.S. Department of Energy's Idaho National Laboratory .


  15. Stanbury & Strike open Lander office, Announce new Associate AttorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | County 10 News

    ... and obtained her B.A. in Hispanic Studies and is fluent in Spanish. She attended law school at the University of Wyoming and graduated in 2007. Ms. McKay has been licensed to practice law in Wyoming since 2007 and Colorado since 2009. She received ...


  16. Heath Hornecker earns Community College Faculty Member of the Year honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | County 10 News

    ... n agriculture education from Texas Tech, and his master of arts in curriculum and instruction from the University of Wyoming.


  17. Fremont County Students to Compete at State Geography Bee Friday at UWRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | County 10 News

    Which capital city, located about 20 miles from the Adriatic Sea, is a major industrial center for Albania? Which state is larger in area, West Virginia or Florida? These are the types of questions that 37 students ages 10-14 will try to answer correctly during the Wyoming National Geographic State Bee Friday, March 27, at the University of Wyoming Conference Center. Preliminary rounds start at 1 p.m., with the finals scheduled at 3:30 p.m. in Salon C. Fremont County students at the Bee include representatives from Dubois Middle School, Lander's Baldwin Creek Elementary and Lander Middle schools and St. Margaret's Catholic School in Riverton .


  18. Why other C-USA school leaders aren't following Ray Watts' leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Alabama Live

    As the president of the University of Wyoming, he dealt with board trustees questioning whether university funds could be better spent on other ventures rather than funding Division I Football Bowl Subdivision level football. At his current gig as the chancellor of UNC-Charlotte, he had boosters approach him with the idea of moving up to the FBS-level.


  19. Wyoming residents satisfied with WYDOTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Star Valley Independent

    Eight out of 10 Wyoming residents are satisfied with WYDOT's stewardship of the state's transportation system, according to a telephone survey completed by the Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center at the University of Wyoming. The center interviewed 1,004 adult Wyoming residents between Dec. 1 and Dec. 19, and 80 percent of them expressed overall satisfaction with WYDOT's stewardship of the statewide transportation system.


  20. Finding Harriet's Tubman's spirit in EastonRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... reaching non-whites and is facing the problem head on. It commissioned a study in 2011 from the University of Wyoming; the report showed that only one in five visitors to a national park site is nonwhite, and only one in 10 is Hispanic, America's ...