Anne Alexander http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Report Shows UW's Economic Footprint On State http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/report-shows-uws-economic-footprint-state <p>A University of Wyoming <a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/research/_files/docs/uw-economic-footprint-2014.pdf">report</a> says that UW brings $130 million dollars in external funding into the state each year, spurs $129 million in other economic activity, and is responsible for creating more than 2,200 jobs.</p><p>The report sought to quantify economic impacts that would not occur in Wyoming if the University wasn’t in the state, including spending by non-resident students and visitors, and startup businesses stemming from UW research.</p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 22:57:51 +0000 Aaron Schrank 60341 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Report Shows UW's Economic Footprint On State Study examines ways to improve international education http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/study-examines-ways-improve-international-education <p>A two year study seeks to help the University of Wyoming develop ways to improve International Education.</p><p></p><p>UW International Programs Director Anne Alexander says the first recommendation in the report involves training faculty to teach students about international issues.&nbsp; Another recommendation involves teaching the entire state.</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 12:41:11 +0000 Bob Beck 46599 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Study examines ways to improve international education UW Economist Anne Alexander discusses the potential effects of the federal sequester on Wyoming http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/uw-economist-anne-alexander-discusses-potential-effects-federal-sequester-wyoming <p>One thing everyone is trying to get a grip on is how the federal sequester will impact Wyoming.&nbsp; Anne Alexander is an economist at the University of Wyoming.&nbsp; She joined Bob Beck in the studio to discuss this.</p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 23:56:45 +0000 Bob Beck 37758 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org UW Economist Anne Alexander discusses the potential effects of the federal sequester on Wyoming Nicholas and Alexander face off in primary for Albany County seat http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/nicholas-and-alexander-face-primary-albany-county-seat <p>In Albany County,&nbsp;Republican Phil Nicholas is the incumbent for Senate District 10, but will need to win a primary election if he wants to return to the state legislature.&nbsp; Nicholas is in line to&nbsp;become&nbsp;the Senate&nbsp;majority floor leader if he wins&nbsp;his re-election.&nbsp;&nbsp;His Republican primary opponent is&nbsp;Anne Alexander,&nbsp;who&rsquo;s&nbsp;an economics professor at University of Wyoming.</p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 23:27:22 +0000 Irina Zhorov 28232 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Nicholas and Alexander face off in primary for Albany County seat