Phil Roberts http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Historian offers perspective on Sternberg resignation http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/historian-offers-perspective-sternberg-resignation <p>It’s not often that a president leaves a university as quickly as Bob Sternberg, but it has happened before at UW. Phil Roberts spoke with Wyoming Public Radio’s Willow Belden. He says there are often times that people are just not the right fit for a particular position.</p><p>For more on UW President Bob Sternberg’s resignation, <strong><a href="http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/historian-offers-perspective-sternberg-resignation">click here.</a></strong></p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 22:52:17 +0000 Willow Belden 49996 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Historian offers perspective on Sternberg resignation Historian Phil Roberts discusses his new book, ‘Cody’s Cave’ http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/historian-phil-roberts-discusses-his-new-book-cody-s-cave <p>Historian Phil Roberts at the University of Wyoming recently published a book called “Cody’s Cave,” which tells the story of a vast set of caverns near Cody. The cave was once a national monument, but was then turned over to local control, and Roberts argues that that was a grave mistake, because the site is now just a hole in the ground, off limits to the public. Roberts joined Wyoming Public Radio’s Willow Belden to talk about the cave, and its demise.</p><p></p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 22:09:04 +0000 Willow Belden 41981 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Historian Phil Roberts discusses his new book, ‘Cody’s Cave’ Roberts drops bid for U.S. Senate http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/roberts-drops-bid-us-senate <p>A University of Wyoming history professor is dropping his bid to run as an independent for U.S. Senate.</p><p>Phil Roberts says there is no room in this year&#39;s Senate race for him because in order to be successful he would need support from a number of Republicans. But as his petition drive to gather signatures progressed, it became clear that most of his support was coming from Democrats and independents.</p><p>Roberts was a Democratic candidate for governor in 1998 and lost the primary to John Vinich, who then lost the general election.</p> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 23:55:18 +0000 The Associated Press 27565 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Roberts drops bid for U.S. Senate