Category Archives: western politics and leadership

Where Are We Now: Immigration Policy and Its Impact

The AHC’s Alan K. Simpson Institute for Western Politics and Leadership is sponsoring a symposium on a highly topical matter – immigration.  The event, “Where Are We Now? Immigration Policy and Its Impact from a Wyoming and a National Perspective,” … Continue reading

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AHC + Wallop Fund = 2 Dialogue Events on Social Media in National Elections

The use of social media in Wyoming and national campaigns and politics is the focus of two dialogue events Nov. 14 at UW. Both discussions are hosted by the Malcolm Wallop Fund for Conversations on Democracy, the American Heritage Center, … Continue reading

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University Preserves Legacy of Late Senator Wallop

The following press release was created by UW Public Relations in the wake of former U.S. Senator Malcolm Wallop’s death on September 14, 2011. September 16, 2011 — The University of Wyoming is preserving the legacy of the late Malcolm … Continue reading

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Upcoming Emerging Democracy Panel Discussion

The AHC’s Simpson Institute is co-sponsoring a student panel event, “Emerging Democracies and their Struggle against Authoritarian Rule,” on Monday, April 11, 2011, at 3:30 p.m. in the Wyoming Student Union East Ballroom.  The panel, consisting of four international students, … Continue reading

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Update on Energy Boom Panel Discussions

The rosters have been finalized for the upcoming series of panel discussions based on the American Heritage Center’s energy boom oral history project.    April 4, 2011, 4:30pm – 6:00pm, University of Wyoming, Family Room, Wyoming Union  Panelists: Cally McKee … Continue reading

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The New and Improved O’Mahoney Papers

Take a look at the Joseph C. O’Mahoney papers here at the AHC! And if you’ve already seen them, take another look, as the collection has been re-processed and better organized! Joseph C. O’Mahoney was a Wyoming Democratic senator for … Continue reading

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