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1 hr ago | KGWN

Davis dies, will provides for ranch use by UW, CSU

The will of a wealthy Denver philanthropist who has died contains an incentive for the University of Wyoming and Colorado State University to use a ranch for agricultural education rather than sell the property.


Related Topix: Colorado State University

12 hrs ago | County 10 News

UW Extension to host Grazing School near Glenrock

A four-day school to coax more out of pastures, extend grazing seasons and reduce or eliminate the need for harvested feed is being sponsored in Glenrock by the University of Wyoming Extension.


Related Topix: Glenrock, WY, Wheatland, WY

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The DATC Presents 'The Laramie Project'

On Oct. 7, 1998, Matthew Shepard, a young student attending the University of Wyoming, was abducted by two men, tied to a fence, tortured and left for dead in a remote location on the outskirts of Laramie, Wyoming.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, The Laramie Project, Laramie, WY, Prison, Gay/Lesbian

The Indianapolis Star

Westboro Baptist Church targets Indy 500

North Central High School students counter protest members of the Westboro Baptist Church of Topeka, Kansas who protested the schools production of The Laramie Project, a play about the 1998 murder and of University of Wyoming gay student Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Indianapolis, IN

Stars and Stripes

Honors Music Festival draws nearly 160 DODDS-Europe students

Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link But the 17-year-old Incirlik High School senior is thrilled to have the chance to sing tenor for a Brazilian folk song, a Carly Simon tune and a 19th-century German ... (more)


OC Weekly

Troy High Students Stop Chik-fil-A From Being Sold on Their Campus

Remember the Fullerton superintendent who pulled the plug on Troy High School's production of The Laramie Project , an oral history of the event surrounding the murder of gay University of Wyoming Student Matthew Shepard? Dr. George Giokarsis? Well, Fullerton Joint Union High School District Gay-Straight Alliances aren't just upset with him for ... (more)


Related Topix: Fullerton, CA, Gay/Lesbian, Education Etc.

Market Wire

Sutter Gold Mining Inc. Announces Appointment of New CFO

Sutter Gold Mining Inc. announces that the Board of Directors has appointed a new Chief Financial Officer in an effort to further reduce ongoing general and administrative costs while maintaining financial and reporting standards.


Related Topix: Amador County, CA

The Heartland Institute

Western Forests Recovering from Mountain Pine Beetle Infestation

The mountain pine beetle infestation that has ravaged forests in the western United States and Canada in recent years appears to be losing its grip.


Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Entomology, Science, University of Arizona, Medicine Bow, WY

Tue Apr 15, 2014

City of Temple

"Hell On Wheels" Arrives at the Temple Railroad & Heritage Museum

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Deputy District Attorney appointed to serve as Larimer County court judge

Joshua Blake Lehman has been appointed to serve as a Larimer County court judge, Gov. John Hickenlooper's office announced Tuesday.


Related Topix: Cheyenne, WY

County 10 News

UW Students Receive Northern Arapaho Scholarships

Eight University of Wyoming students are the recipients of Northern Arapaho Endowment Scholarships for the coming summer session and the 2014-15 academic year.


Related Topix: Medicine, Kinesiology, Riverton, WY, Lander, WY, Ethete, WY, Laramie, WY

Fri Apr 11, 2014

KOTA-TV Rapid City

UW promoted professors get raises

The University of Wyoming says professors promoted since June 30 will be included in salary increases approved by the state Legislature last month.


County 10 News

Human skull found in deceased person's possessions

A human skull believed to be 70 to 100 years old was delivered today to the Fremont County Coroner's Office for investigation.


Related Topix: Fremont County, WY

County 10 News

LMS students leave State History Competition with 6 first-place winners and more

Congratulations to Lander's middle school students for a strong showing at the State History Day competition.


Related Topix: Lander, WY, Education Etc.


Wyomings Middle School National team practices for Duals

Wrestlers from across the state practiced at East High School today before they head out to Des Moines, Iowa for this weekends national dual.


Related Topix: Des Moines, IA

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Wyoming science grads hoping for better jobs

Geology and geophysics department head Paul Heller says only a few companies are hiring undergraduates, but hiring trends have increased for graduate students.


The Miami Herald

UW dino statute marks 50th anniversary

The life-sized copper statue of Tyrannosaurus rex that greets visitors of the University of Wyoming's Geological Museum marks the 50th anniversary of its dedication on Friday and Saturday.


Wed Apr 09, 2014

Star Valley Independent

Wyoming Business Alliance to present in Afton

The Wyoming Business Alliance will host a presentation in Star Valley on Tuesday, April 29 as part of its Spring 2014 Economic Outlook Series.


Related Topix: Afton, WY

Tue Apr 08, 2014

KOTA Television

New principal announced for one panhandle elementary school

Mason will replace Dr. Doris Ellison who is in her first year in the Scottsbluff Public School District.


Related Topix: Scottsbluff, NE, Chadron State College, Chadron, NE, Nebraska, University of Nebraska Kearney

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Interest in Wyoming online education increases

The assistant lecturer in biology stood behind a waist-high podium at the University of Wyoming-Casper on a recent Thursday afternoon, dabbling at her computer.


Related Topix: Wyoming, Computers