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Three finalists named in CWC search for new academic dean

Apr 17, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Three finalists have been selected in the search to replace Jason Wood, former executive vice president for student and academic services at Central Wyoming ... [more]

Funding still not certain for CWC's ag facility, Jackson outreach center

Apr 15, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Administrators at Central Wyoming College will have to wait until the summer to find out whether additional state funding will be available for projects ... [more]

Panel of patients, doctors discuss cancer after film preview at CWC

Apr 14, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer:  It's a malady that afflicts the entire planet, and the statistics are staggering. In the United States, one of every two men will be diagnosed with cancer, and ... [more]

An aging college faculty

Apr 12, 2015 - By Steven R. Peck:  CWC faces a significant challenge and must be supported financially to meet it

There was a wave of hiring in Fremont County school districts in the ... [more]

Students help patrol CWC campus as part of degree program in criminal justice

Apr 12, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  The campus security force at Central Wyoming College includes several student trainees studying in the college's criminal justice program.
They work under ... [more]

Wisconsin college hires former CWC administrator as president

Apr 10, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Jason Wood of Riverton has been hired as president of Southwest Wisconsin Technical College, effective July 1.
Wood formerly served as executive vice ... [more]

Winners of academic contest at CWC to receive one year's tuition

Apr 10, 2015 - By Andee Novotny, Staff Writer:  The public is welcome to watch the competition on Saturday.

Twelve teams of high school students from around the state will compete Saturday in the ... [more]

College opts to lock in heating rate for two years

Apr 8, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  The two-year contract with Secure Energy of Colorado likely will be for 36-37 cents per therm, down about a nickel from the rate paid last year.

The ... [more]

College OKs renewed tax mill levy for BOCHES

Apr 5, 2015 - From staff reports:  The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees is planning to renew the half-mill levy that funds the Fremont County Board of Cooperative Higher Education ... [more]

CWC faculty aging; surge of retirements expected to continue

Apr 3, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  The human resources department at Central Wyoming College is anticipating a continued string of retirements from the school in the coming years.
"The aging ... [more]

College's new Lander center on track for fall occupancy

Apr 2, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Work is progressing on schedule at the site of the new Central Wyoming College Lander Center, 120 Leedy Blvd.
Ron Granger, CWC's vice president for ... [more]

Outreach enrollment growing at college; dip noted in Dubois

Mar 31, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Second Wind program ends in June

Dubois was the only Central Wyoming College service area to see a decrease in outreach participation last ... [more]

Tuesday notes

Mar 24, 2015 - By Steven R. Peck:  Chill on
It got cold again this week, colder than average for late March. We'd enjoyed a nice stretch of seasonal warmth, or a bit better, so the chill ... [more]

Saxophone concert Friday to launch two days of music clinics at CWC

Mar 20, 2015 - From staff reports:  A group of saxophone educators will perform a concert Friday to kick off Central Wyoming College's annual Single Reed Celebration, a two-day clinic for middle ... [more]

Central Wyoming College approves $356,000 website redesign project

Mar 19, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Central Wyoming College will spend up to $279,000 this year on a new design for its website.
The total five-year price for the project could reach ... [more]

College's new 'one stop' site delayed a year

Mar 19, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Work on a new student success center at Central Wyoming College has been pushed back to 2016.
Construction initially was scheduled to begin in May.
The ... [more]

Numbers show new per diem plan saved CWC money

Mar 17, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Central Wyoming College employees used expense reports to affirm a recent decision to adhere to per diem reimbursements for board member travel.
The college ... [more]

CWC developing rubric to evaluate sabbatical requests

Mar 15, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Faculty seeking sabbatical leave from Central Wyoming College will have to justify their requests in the future based on criteria being developed by academic ... [more]

Leadership cloth

Mar 12, 2015 - By Steven R. Peck:  Philp and Urbigkeit were cut from the same type, and our county was better for it

Frank Philp and Ralph Urbigkeit were not of the same generation. ... [more]

Eight Wyoming Indian students visit college to learn about careers

Mar 8, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  For eight Wyoming Indian Middle School eighth-graders, Central Wyoming College displayed an array of careers for their young minds to consider after they took ... [more]

Alumnus designs new logo for CWC

Mar 8, 2015 - From staff reports:  Tyler Zenk is a user interface/user experience designer in Nashville.

Tyler Zenk, who recently redesigned the logo for Central Wyoming College, said ... [more]

College planning to add after-school certification

Mar 6, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Liberal arts dean Mark Nordeen said such training is becoming more popular nationwide.

A new curriculum is being developed at Central Wyoming College ... [more]

Women's day celebration Friday to include dancing, singing

Mar 5, 2015 - From staff reports:  A group of community members will have a special celebration for International Women's Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at the Intertribal Education and ... [more]

Classical guitar duo to perform at CWC

Mar 4, 2015 - From staff reports:  Classical guitarists will perform works of modern and traditional composers Friday at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theater at Central Wyoming College.
The ... [more]

Riverton couple starts healthy lunch support group at home

Mar 3, 2015 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  A Riverton couple is organizing a group to support eating healthy at lunch time.
"I thought it would be nice to create a little refuge for people to bring ... [more]

Showcase auditions Tuesday at CWC; community actors encouraged to try out

Mar 3, 2015 - From staff reports:  Auditions for the Central Wyoming College Theater Department's Showcase 2015 will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday on the main stage of the Robert A. Peck Arts Center. ... [more]

College trying to fill key PBS positions

Feb 27, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Longtime public TV general manager Ruby Calvert is retiring effective June 30.

Administrators at Central Wyoming College have begun their search for ... [more]

Endowment for PBS passes both houses; news not all good for college, however

Feb 26, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Legislators this week approved a bill that makes permanent the state endowment for the Wyoming Public Broadcasting Service headquartered at Central Wyoming ... [more]

CWC spring musical opens Thursday

Feb 25, 2015 - From staff reports:  Two matinees are on the five-performance slate

A famed Broadway musical opens on the local stage this week for five performances.
Rodgers and ... [more]

CWC hosts negotiation training for local officers

Feb 22, 2015 - From staff reports:  Thirteen law enforcement officers from the Riverton and Lander police departments and the Fremont County Sheriff's Office recently attended Central Wyoming ... [more]