WyoFile kicks off its 2014 legislative coverage with a summary of Gov. Mead’s budget proposal and a refresher on interim committee activities.
Gov Mead appoints Cheyenne attorney Kate Fox to Wyoming Supreme Court
— November 21, 2013
(Press release) Governor Matt Mead has appointed Catherine (Kate) M. Fox as …
University of Wyoming researchers are a part of a team exploring the social, economic and ecological impacts of using beetle-killed trees to create biofuel.
Trustees should not plunge head-first into the search for UW’s next president without reflection on the mistakes made with Sternberg’s appointment.
Interim University of Wyoming President Dick McGinity signals that he will carry on Sternberg’s initiatives
Robert Sternberg voluntarily resigned as president of the University of Wyoming amid tensions with faculty and students regarding personnel changes.
Indian rodeo and culture focus of Wyoming PBS program
— November 13, 2013
(Press release) Present day Indian culture encompasses many things, including rodeo. For nearly 40 …
As the new University of Wyoming president pushes ethical leadership, UW trustees fail to report close ties to industries UW helps develop.
Emeritus professor of geology Peter Shive writes a column about preserving the qualities that make the University of Wyoming unique.
Is it appropriate to spend $35K of state money to assess whether the University of Wyoming’s win-loss record can be improved, and how to do …
Wyoming brought in $346M in investment income in 2013. Revenue estimators predict the state will have flat to declining income over the next few years.
Free mental health seminar to be held at University of Wyoming
— October 9, 2013
(Press release) The “Inside the Suicidal Mind,” a free mental health seminar, …
Efforts to clean up abandoned coal-bed methane gas wells lacks financing and is mired in outdated rules and regulations guiding oil and gas development.
Two years ago, Gov. Mead blamed federal inaction on energy policies for delaying a $100M partnership with GE to advance technologies for Wyoming coal.
After the 2012 Carbon Sink controversy, University of Wyoming trustees are reluctant to follow a legislative directive to oversee public art on the campus.
Rocky Mountain Power and UW team up to offer a public tour of wind and solar projects in Wyoming
— August 23, 2013
(Press release) Want to …
Andrew Johnson, recently exonerated thanks to DNA evidence, deserves a place to live and a fresh start.
Research published today shows that wolves are not responsible for low pregnancy rates in elk near Cody.
Expanded moose study looks at how animals will be impacted by oil and gas development in the Wyoming Range.
Incoming University of Wyo. president Robert Sternberg has a set of fundraising priorities that don’t put capital construction at the top of the list.
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