UW President http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en UW president resigns, no decisions yet on new search process http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/uw-president-resigns-no-decisions-yet-new-search-process <p>University of Wyoming President Bob Sternberg <a href="http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/university-wyoming-president-resigns">has resigned</a>, after less than five months in office.</p><p>He said in a statement that “as wonderful as the University of Wyoming is, it may not be the best fit for me as president.”</p><p>Sternberg had come under fire from members of the campus community after several deans and other top officials were replaced.</p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 03:53:19 +0000 Willow Belden 49925 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org UW president resigns, no decisions yet on new search process University faculty on edge after another dean’s resignation http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/university-faculty-edge-after-another-dean-s-resignation <p>University of Wyoming College of Law students delivered an open letter Monday to UW President Bob Sternberg demanding more transparency about their dean’s resignation. College of Law Dean Stephen Easton’s resignation is the latest in a series of departures from the University's top ranks. Since July, five deans have been replaced&nbsp;along with&nbsp;several provosts.</p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 16:25:54 +0000 Irina Zhorov 49430 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org University faculty on edge after another dean’s resignation Report recommends spending more, accommodating UW student athletes http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/report-recommends-spending-more-accommodating-uw-student-athletes <p>A new report suggests that University of Wyoming Athletics can excel with a few big changes.</p><p>UW President Bob Sternberg wants to improve UW athletics, and his office funded the $35,000 College Sports Associates study.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 01:33:09 +0000 Bob Beck 49405 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Report recommends spending more, accommodating UW student athletes UW announces new president http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/uw-announces-new-president <p>Robert J. Sternberg will be University of Wyoming’s next president. The UW Board of Trustees made the announcement this afternoon during a teleconference. Sternberg currently serves as provost and senior vice president at Oklahoma State University.</p><p>The trustees wanted to keep finalists’ names secret, but a district court judge ruled that names had to be made public. Some candidates dropped out when the trustees said they would comply.</p> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 00:23:54 +0000 Irina Zhorov 37237 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org UW announces new president UW Trustees are winding down search for University President http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/uw-trustees-are-winding-down-search-university-president <p></p><p></p><p>This weekend, the University of Wyoming’s Board of Trustees interviewed four candidates to replace President Tom Buchanan, who will retire this summer.</p><p></p><p>The search for a new UW president was originally confidential, to allow candidates to maintain security in their current jobs, but a judge in Laramie ruled that the University must release the names of its candidates to the public. In order to stay on schedule, the Board of Trustees obliged, but not before telling candidates the search would no longer be confidential.</p><p></p> Tue, 26 Feb 2013 01:41:12 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 37184 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org UW Trustees are winding down search for University President