People

  • News Intern

    Alanna Elder is studying Agroecology and Environment and Natural Resources. She has lived in Wyoming since you could rent VHS from the grocery store. She counts among her heroes her grandmother, who probably introduced her to WPR, and a...

  • Music Intern And Wyoming Sounds Host

    Alayna Felice Whipple was raised in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. After graduating from Jackson Hole High School, Alayna is attending University of Wyoming to study Electrical Engineering. After UW, Alayna is planning on attending a graduate program...

  • Cultural Affairs Intern

    Ammon Medina is a MFA candidate in poetry. His chapbook Ragged Red Voice was the winner of the Florence Kahn Memorial Award. He was Norman Mailer Writing Center fellow. He enjoys traveling and learning about people he meets...

  • Cultural Affairs Intern - Spoken Words

    Annie is an MFA candidate in fiction at the University of Wyoming. She is originally from Michigan, but comes to Laramie by way of California, Virginia, Montana and Alaska. She earned degrees in Political Science and Law from Stanford...

  • Cultural Affairs Intern

    Growing up in Laramie, Wyoming, Brooklynn has a large love for the outdoors and adventure of any kind. Recently back from a semester abroad in Italy, she returns to Laramie this fall to finish her senior year as a Journalism student at the...

  • Engineering Intern And Wyoming Sounds Host

    Edison has a passion for service learning and loves to travel and experience what the world has to offer.

    Edison recently graduated from Western Wyoming Community College where he discovered an inclination toward radio broadcasting. He...

  • Cultural Affairs Intern

    Wanting to learn more about radio, sound and production, I was drawn to Wyoming Public Radio. Being able to listen to WPR as well as being part of the team is very exciting! I have always wanted to share songs, news, and communicate ideas...

  • Music Intern And Wyoming Sounds Host

    Melaina Nielson is a coffee buff, jazz enthusiast, podcast aficionado, avid Yelper, and aunt of five, lovely returnable children. Aside from all that, she enjoys a quiet morning out on the lake fishing or duck hunting during the appropriate...

  • Cultural Affairs Intern

    Originally hailing from Rochester, NY, Sam was drawn to Laramie to pursue a degree in history as well as to participate on the University of Wyoming wrestling team. Sam's interest in journalism has grown from his love of politics and traveling....