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UW Researchers Find Evolutionary Adaptation in Trout of Wind Rivers

July 31, 2023

The lakes in Wyoming’s Wind River Mountains historically didn’t contain fish, but stocking of trout that began in the early 1900s has created an environment in which hundreds of those lakes now have strong fish populations -- some carried on by natural reproduction for decades.

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EPA Administrator Regan Visits UW’s SER on Tour of Wyoming

Michael Regan, administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), wrapped up a two-day tour of Wyoming -- at the invitation of Gov. Mar...

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UW’s De Sousa Oliveira Receives DOE Grant to Study Thermoelectric Performance

Thermoelectrics are a class of materials and devices that convert a temperature difference into electricity and vice versa. In other words, thermoele...

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UW’s Sims Receives NSF Grant to Study Construction of Mid-Ocean Ridges

Mid-ocean ridges represent regions of the planet where volcanic activity is generating fresh oceanic crust and submarine mountain chains -- known as ...

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UW’s Koprowski Elected as Explorers Club Fellow

A University of Wyoming faculty member has been elected as a Fellow by The Explorers Club.

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UW’s McCoy Receives $1M DOE Grant to Study Global Environment

Understanding and predicting the global environment are critical to inform decisions across infrastructure, energy and agriculture. To understand and...

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UW’s Monteith Named Fellow of The Wildlife Society

A University of Wyoming scientist has been honored by The Wildlife Society (TWS) for exceptional service to the wildlife profession.

Campus Announcements

UW Board of Trustees to Meet Wednesday via Teleconference

The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will hold a regular teleconference meeting Wednesday, Aug. 16.

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UW Energy Resources Council to Meet Aug. 18

The University of Wyoming Energy Resources Council (ERC) will meet at 7:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 18, at Laramie’s Hilton Garden Inn for the council’s reg...

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UW Professor Named Fellow of Western Agricultural Economics Association

Chris Bastian, a professor in the University of Wyoming Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, recently was appointed as a Fellow in the W...

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UW Seeks Public Comment on Tuition Recommendations

The University of Wyoming seeks public comment on recommendations regarding student tuition for the 2024-25 academic year.

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UW Professor Stoellinger Named Trustee of National Legal Foundation

In recognition of her expertise in the field and a rich history of engagement, Temple Stoellinger, a University of Wyoming associate professor and a ...

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UW Part of Regional Research Support Coalition

The University of Wyoming is part of a coalition of esteemed Northern Plains research institutions that has been awarded a grant of nearly $100,000 f...


UW and Wyoming Community Navigator Program to Discuss ChatGPT Basics Aug. 18

The basics of ChatGPT, a new artificial intelligence (AI) communication program, will be the subject of a webinar Friday, Aug. 18.

This Week at UW

Special Accessibility in Education Issue of UW-Published Journal Now Available

A special issue of an open journal focusing on accessibility in education, published by University of Wyoming Libraries, is now available.

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UW Academic Writing Fellows Program Now Seeking Applicants for 2023-24

Applications for the fourth year of the University of Wyoming Academic Writing Fellows (UWAWF) program are now being accepted.

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UW in the News

State, national and international media frequently feature the University of Wyoming and members of its community in stories. Here is a summary of so...

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University of Wyoming Spring Semester Graduates: Nonresident

The University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following nonresident students at the completion of the 2023 spring semester.

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University of Wyoming Spring Semester Graduates: Resident

he University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following students from Wyoming at the completion of the 2023 spring semester.

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Wyoming Business Tips for August

A monthly look at issues facing Wyoming business owners and entrepreneurs from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, a collec...

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APEX Accelerator Team Featured on UW’s Wyoming SBDC Network Podcast

The Wyoming Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network podcast recently featured Wyoming APEX Accelerator staff. The podcast features small-bus...

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