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Pride flag resolution dies in committee

February 23, 2017 Annie Todd 0

On Tuesday night, ASUW held the first reading of Senate Resolution #2539 “ASUW Support for LGBTQIAA+ Pride Flag Flown in Prexy’s Pasture for the Month of June.” According to the resolution, authored by Vice President […]

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ASUW members lobby concealed carry again

February 22, 2017 Josh Barta 0

Members of ASUW, ASUW President Michael Rotellini, traveled to Cheyenne on Tuesday to meet with the senate and discuss legislation. ASUW meets with the Senate around January every year, but was late this year due […]

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Wyoming kills death penalty repeal

February 20, 2017 Branding Iron 0

The bill to repeal Wyoming’s Death Penalty is no longer being taken under consideration in the Legislature’s House. House Bill 240 (HB 240), sponsored by Representative Marti Halverson proposed a complete repeal of Wyoming’s death […]

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WyoTech student found guilty

February 20, 2017 Alec Schaffer 0

Brandon Joseph Hamilton was convicted of felony burglary of a WyoTech dorm. Hamilton received five to eight years in state penitentiary and was order to pay $5,000 in restitution He also received a recommendation of […]

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Student Health to close pharmacy

February 16, 2017 Thomas Garvie 0

As a product of budget reductions in the 2018 fiscal year, UW Student Health will be closing its pharmacy. Student Health Service was asked to reduce its budget by $250,000 resulting in the elimination of […]

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ASUW lobbies the Senate

February 16, 2017 Thomas Garvie 0

Members of ASUW traveled to Cheyenne on Wednesday to testify in front of the Wyoming Senate regarding open carry laws on UW’s campus. Senators Courtney Thomson-Lichty and Daniel Kerbs were joined by Director of Governmental […]

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Bill seeks to bypass courts

February 15, 2017 Brandon Sisson 0

A resolution of a new amendment from the Wyoming State Senate plans to bypass the Wyoming Supreme Court when deciding on funding for public schools. Senate Resolution SJ 09, if passed, would allow legislature to […]