Thursday the University of Wyoming trustees are scheduled to discuss the position of UW President. Many on the UW faculty list serve have expressed concern that Interim President, Dick McGinity, will be appointed to the position permanently without a search. Faculty Senate Chair Colin Keeney warns against leaping to conclusions.
Doctor Robert Sternberg is the incoming President of the University of Wyoming. Sternberg is a noted Psychologist who is currently the Provost at Oklahoma State University. In other interviews Sternberg has made it clear that a key focus of his will be on improving academics at UW and he is also a big supporter of athletics. Wyoming Public Radio’s Bob Beck asked him to talk about a few other issues.