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Seven UW Projects Awarded Use of Cheyenne Supercomputer

Seven projects, many of which have applications to Wyoming issues — including wind farm efficiency, aerosol impacts on snowpack and snow melt, and cloud formation — were recently chosen to receive computational time and storage space on the supercomputer in Cheyenne. READ MORE

UW Breaks Ground on High Bay Research Facility

The University of Wyoming broke ground today (Monday) on the $53.5 million High Bay Research Facility, a novel, state-of-the-art facility with flexible laboratory space that will allow UW’s energy programs to achieve distinction in areas of strategic importance to Wyoming and the nation. READ MORE

Hess Makes Second $5 Million Commitment to UW

Gov. Matt Mead and University of Wyoming President Dick McGinity were joined today (Thursday) by Greg Hill, president and chief operating officer of Hess Corporation, to announce Hess’s second commitment to UW in the past two years. READ MORE

Halliburton and UW Establish $6 Million Collaboration

The University of Wyoming announced today (Tuesday) the creation of a new collaboration with Halliburton, a leading oil field services company. Halliburton is gifting $2 million to support the construction of a major new UW energy and engineering research complex. In addition, Halliburton is funding $1 million for research into unconventional reservoirs. READ MORE