Wyoming Continues Road Swing on Sunday at Denver

LARAMIE, Wyo. (Dec. 13, 2013) – The University of Wyoming men’s basketball team faces its second-straight road contest on Sunday when the Cowboys square off with Denver at 2 p.m. MT in Magness Arena. The Pokes (7-2) won a hard-fought 67-66 overtime contest over South Dakota last Saturday, but now visit the Pioneers (3-5), who have won three of their last four games.... Continue Reading

UW Students Create Computer Model To Determine Surface Shade and Measure Snowmelt in Colorado River Basin

UW Photo December 12, 2013 — In an attempt to measure snowmelt in a mountainous region northwest of Boulder, Colo., two University of Wyoming students are determining surface shade through a computer model they’ve created. They hope their high-performance computing research eventually can be scaled up for use on Mount Moran, UW’s high-performance computing cluster, and be a useful tool for modeling solar radiation for the entire Upper Colorado River Basin.... Continue Reading

Wyoming Conservation Corps on Hold

December 10, 2013 — The Wyoming Conservation Corps (WCC) is not accepting project proposals for the 2014 summer season while administrators work to establish a more sustainable funding system to support the program. Administered by Residence Life and Dining Services (RLDS) in the University of Wyoming Division of Student Affairs, WCC is a grant-supported program that engages students in conservation-based projects throughout the state.... Continue Reading