‘Finals De-Stresser’ for UW Students May 6th

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By: English106 The semiannual “Finals De-Stresser” will be held Friday, May 6, at 9 p.m. in the University of Wyoming Union. The free event, hosted by Friday Night Fever and the Residence Hall Association, will include massages, a photo booth, a coffee bar, inflatable bounce toys, build-an-animal, music and snacks throughout the night.... Continue Reading

UW Reduces 96 Percent of Waste from Shepard Symposium

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During the University of Wyoming’s recent 20th annual Shepard Symposium on Social Justice, multiple UW student groups took part in activities regarding social justice. This included improvements in facility accessibility by the UW Abilities Club and environmental sustainability by the UW Sustainability Club.... Continue Reading

UW Cowgirls Win Home Rodeo, Qualify for CNFR

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Photo Courtesy of BQGAUCK for Hits 106. Kailee Webb celebrated her regional barrel racing title for just a couple of hours Sunday. Then it was off to Coe Library to study for an exam later in the week. Webb earlier in the afternoon put on a dominating performance in barrel racing, winning her specialty event for the third straight rodeo in Central Rocky Mountain Region (CRMR) competition to help lead the Cowgirls to the team title in the home finale.... Continue Reading

Would you Like to Run for City Council?

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Here’s your chance to demonstrate civic responsibility by considering running for a position on Laramie’s City Council. If you’ve been considering making a difference in the future of your home, the city of Laramie, then you should know that completed applications may be filed in the City Clerk’s office at 406 Ivinson St between May 12th and May 27th, 2016, along with the $25 filing fee.... Continue Reading

Vikram Singh Named UW’s Top Graduating Man

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Excellence as a University of Wyoming honors student in physics and astronomy, service as a volunteer, and work as a mentor for other international students have resulted in the selection of Vikram Singh, of Bangalore, India, for the 2016 Tobin Memorial Award as UW’s outstanding graduating man.... Continue Reading

Cheyenne Student Named UW’s Outstanding Graduating Woman

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Kimberly Sanchez, of Cheyenne, who graduated with dual majors in anthropology and Russian, and a minor in the Honors Program, is the recipient of the Rosemarie Martha Spitaleri Award as the University of Wyoming’s outstanding graduating woman. Sanchez, who graduated in four and a half years in fall 2015 with a 3.8 grade-point average, was on UW honor rolls each semester.... Continue Reading

UW Commencement is May 14th

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Retired Wyoming Supreme Court Justice Marilyn Kite and internationally known brain specialist Dr. Jeffrey Cummings will be among speakers at University of Wyoming spring commencement ceremonies. Ceremonies for the individual colleges are scheduled Saturday, May 14; and the UW-Casper ceremony is scheduled Thursday, May 12.... Continue Reading

UW Teams Host Laramie River Rendezvous Rodeo This Weekend

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Photo Courtesy of BQGAUK Photography for Hits 106. All those mornings waking up at 4 to take care of her horses is paying off for Kailee Webb, a member of the University of Wyoming women’s rodeo team. The biology/pre-pharmacy sophomore from Isabel, S.D., has quietly worked her way into barrel racing title contention heading into this weekend’s season-ending home rodeo.... Continue Reading

UW Symphony Orchestra to Perform Final Concert of Season

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The University of Wyoming Symphony Orchestra will perform its last concert of the season Thursday, May 5, at 7:30 p.m. in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall. “Beethoven 2nd” will feature a variety of compositions, including a Chinese overture and a well-known Beethoven symphony.... Continue Reading

Jensen Named MW Coach of the Year

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Photo Courtesy of Jamie Schwaberow/NCAA Photos. University of Wyoming head coach Joe Jensen has been named the 2015-16 Mountain West Men’s Golf Coach of the Year, as announced Thursday by the league office. It is the first MW Coach of the Year accolade for Jensen.... Continue Reading