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UW Commencement is May 14th

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
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UW Teams Host Laramie River Rendezvous Rodeo This Weekend

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
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Jensen Named MW Coach of the Year

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
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UW Representatives Visit Gillette, Plan to Return

Representatives of the University of Wyoming last week made the first of what are expected to be several trips to Gillette to offer individualized support to current or prospective students affected by layoffs in the energy industry in northeast Wyoming. UW team members in Gillette were Director of Financial Aid Kathleen Bobbitt, Center for Advising and Career Services Director Richard Miller, Associate Director of Admissions Rob Dennis, and Meredith Asay and Alyson Hagy, special advisers to the president.... Continue Reading
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UW Completes National Recycling Competition

The University of Wyoming collected more than 130,000 pounds of recyclables during RecycleMania, a collegiate recycling competition managed by Keep America Beautiful. During the eight-week competition, 350 colleges and universities across the United States and Canada reported the amount of recycling and trash collected each week.... Continue Reading