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UW gets seat on state ed board
LARAMIE (AP) -- University of Wyoming President Laurie Nichols has appointed College of Education dean D. Ray Reutzel to ...

Five programs, 37 jobs eliminated at university

LARAMIE (AP) -- The University of Wyoming will lay off 37 employees next week as the state's only public, four-year university cuts costs to account for reduced ...

Arapaho scholarship recipients named

Fourteen University of Wyoming students are the recipients of Northern Arapaho Endowment Scholarships for the summer session and the 2017-18 academic ...

Tech school shapes program to veterans

LARAMIE (AP) -- When it comes to gear heads, WyoTech Laramie Campus director Caleb Perriton said military veterans are highly sought after in the automotive ...

University eliminating Outreach School

LARAMIE (AP) -- University of Wyoming off-campus centers in Casper and elsewhere will remain open even though the university is eliminating its Outreach School, ...

Faculty push for more diversity on UW board

LARAMIE (AP) -- Faculty members at the University of Wyoming are calling for more diversity on the school's board of trustees.
The university's Faculty Senate ...

UW strategy aims at innovation, economy, retention; comment this month

The University of Wyoming is seeking public comment on a draft strategic plan that covers everything from academic quality to economic development.
Goals set ...

UW to open American Indian Center

By July of this year, the facility that currently houses the University of Wyoming Honors Program will become the new American Indian Center.
The facility is ...

UW trustees want more work on program fees proposal

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) -- The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees has declined to act on a proposal to adopt cost-based student fees for academic programs after ...

Ethete woman receives UW diversity award

Reinette Tendore of Ethete was named the recipient of the University of Wyoming's 2017 Willena Stanford Commitment to Diversity Award.
A second-year social ...

University to hire diversity coordinator

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- The University of Wyoming plans to hire a diversity coordinator soon.
The diversity coordinator will help make sure that students of all ...

Local feedback essential to UW strategic planning

Editor:
Comments, observations and suggestions from the people of Wyoming are an essential element of the University of Wyoming strategic planning process. ...

Local students compete in UW biz competition

Two students from Fremont County have are among the 10 finalists for the chance to earn funds for their startup business plans in the annual John P. Ellbogen ...

UW aims for cooperation with colleges

The University of Wyoming will likely have to make another round of budget cuts in coming months, but when president Laurie Nichols came to Riverton on Monday, ...

UW study shows impact of hunters, anglers on economy

In 2015, sportsmen and women in Fremont County spent $22.5 million dollars.

A University of Wyoming study for Fremont County on the economic impacts ...

UW looking at replacing residence halls

LARAMIE (AP) -- University of Wyoming officials say they are considering rebuilding some residence halls to offer more attractive amenities to prospective ...

UW Extension offers beef classes

A hands-on school teaching beef artificial insemination techniques and management strategies is this December in Riverton offered by the University of Wyoming ...

Low-income childhood obesity on decline in Wyoming

LARAMIE (AP) -- New data show a declining rate of childhood obesity among low-income families in Wyoming.
Wyoming now has the nation's third-lowest childhood ...

Second annual UW giving day is Tuesday, Nov. 29

Tuesday, Nov. 29, is Giving Tuesday, and the University of Wyoming honors this tradition with its second annual UW Giving Day.
Giving Tuesday, the first ...

Top professors named as UW students honor instructors

Members of the University of Wyoming Cap and Gown Chapter of Mortar Board recently honored their "Top Profs" at the 37th annual Top Prof Night.
Members of the ...

 
 

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