University of Wyoming president Dick McGinity will step down in 2016. UW trustees plan an open search for next president.
The UW Foundation would raise $100M in matching donations for the $200M initiative, and play a key role in choosing the endowed chairs.
$1M in taxpayer funds used to match $1M gift from WPX Energy to build drilling rig simulator for UW students.
Lawmakers are selling the school's academic freedom to the energy industry. They need to back off.
Administration is taking measures to bring stability to academic affairs, and win back trust by better engaging faculty.