Foreign Languages http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming Courts Adjust To Accommodate Non-English Speaking Clients http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-courts-adjust-accommodate-non-english-speaking-clients <p>Wyoming is a largely rural state with limited diversity. But as the population grows and the state attracts all sorts of newcomers. Wyoming is learning to accommodate the changing population. One of the areas where the state is making headway is interpretation services in its courts. Wyoming Public Radio’s Irina Zhorov reports.</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:39:50 +0000 Irina Zhorov 56706 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Courts Adjust To Accommodate Non-English Speaking Clients Senate approves bill to allow Hathaway Scholarship applicants more options http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/senate-approves-bill-allow-hathaway-scholarship-applicants-more-options <p></p><p></p><p>It came down to the final day, but the Wyoming legislature finally approved a bill that would require students to take vocational or arts classes in order to qualify for the Hathaway Scholarship.&nbsp; The idea was to remove a foreign language requirement in order for students to be able to take other courses.&nbsp;</p><p>But Senator Phil Nicholas argued that it was important to allow students who wanted four years of foreign language to be able to have it.&nbsp; Bill Sponsor Sam Krone says it was a good idea.</p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 00:16:09 +0000 Bob Beck 37300 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Senate approves bill to allow Hathaway Scholarship applicants more options