WPR wins Murrow Awards

May 4, 2017 Annie Todd 0

Wyoming Public Radio (WPR) has won three regional Edward R. Murrow awards. The awards are for Best Hard News Story, Best Use of Sound and Best Series. The Edward R. Murrow awards go to the […]


Grad student develops new software

May 3, 2017 Annaleise Johansen 0

A graduate student won $15,000 at the University of Wyoming’s Start-Up Competition for his new Artificial Intelligence Software project. Levente Pap is a graduate student working on his PhD in Chemistry. He comes from Hungary […]


Student claims UWPD abuse

May 2, 2017 Annie Todd 0

A student is alleging University of Wyoming Police Department officers physically injured him when he was removed from class after suffering from an epileptic seizure. Garret VonKronsigk, a senior in petroleum engineering said he sustained […]


Engineering launches honors program

May 2, 2017 Thomas Garvie 0

The UW College of Engineering will launch the first college specific honors program during the 2017-2018 academic year. “The College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS) began considering the addition of an honors program in […]


Q&A with Wetzel and Welsh

April 27, 2017 Annie Todd 0

Newly elected president, Ben Wetzel, and vice president, Jaynie Welsh, sat down with the Branding Iron to answer questions about their upcoming year in office and visions they have for the 105th administration. BI: Did […]


Undergrads to present research

April 26, 2017 Annie Todd 0

Undergraduate students who have completed research over the past year will have the chance to present their findings Saturday at Undergraduate Research Day. “Undergraduate research has grown considerably over the past few years,” Rick Matlock, […]


Senator accused of accosting students

April 25, 2017 Briana Reeves 0

At the Shepard Symposium for Social Justice, students Tyrell Proby, Desmin Lewis, and Jerard Swan presented a public service announcement about concealed carry laws and stereotypes, allegedly inciting threatening comments from Wyoming Senator Anthony Bouchard. […]