Latest University of Wyoming Stories

2009-06-01 13:00:00

Experts are baffled over the discovery of fossilized, three-toed dinosaur tracks that have been found in both north-central Wyoming and on Scotland's coast.

2009-04-29 12:31:00

CHEYENNE, Wyo., April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Arch Coal Foundation today announced a $1.5 million gift to the University of Wyoming's School of Energy Resources (SER) Clean Coal Technology Center.

2009-01-07 11:25:00

At first, figuring out how pebble-sized rocks organize themselves in evenly-spaced patterns in sand seemed simple and even intuitive. But once Andrew Leier, an assistant geoscience professor at the U of C, started observing, he discovered that the most commonly held notions did not apply.

2008-11-13 12:00:17

GE Energy and the University of Wyoming today announced an agreement to further cleaner coal technology, making coal-fired power generation more viable in America.

2008-09-29 09:00:00

By Becky Orr By Becky Orr borr@wyomingnews.com CHEYENNE - Pat Will, a veteran music teacher is the new president of the Cheyenne Teachers Education Association. CTEA has more than 800 members, including teachers, social workers, speech pathologists, librarians and counselors.

2008-09-13 09:00:19

By Becky Orr By Becky Orr borr@wyomingnews.com LARAMIE - The University of Wyoming set a record for 2007-08 by earning $78 million in research money. The funds came from state, federal and private industry grants.

2008-09-12 09:00:41

By Becky Orr At his speech, Tom Buchanan said UW must work to make higher education available to everyone.

2008-09-12 09:00:38

By Mary Voelz Chandler While Colorado's Front Range sulked in a cold, gray Monday, I was on a field trip above the clouds, a follow-the-numbers game of finding numerous large-scale pieces of sculpture.

2008-08-29 11:55:00

Molten plume of material beneath Yellowstone cooler than expected.

2008-06-27 12:03:00

By Becky Orr, Wyoming Tribune-Eagle Jun. 27--CHEYENNE -- A report says the University of Wyoming doesn't require future elementary teachers to take enough coursework to teach mathematics. And it gives the school a failing mark for its efforts to prepare elementary educators in that subject.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.