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No changes required to college's budget at FY15 end

Jun 30, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  The estimated budget for the fiscal year ending this month at Central Wyoming College did not require any adjustments at close-out.
The budget typically ... [more]

Producers to shoot TV pilot with local performers, setting and crew

Jun 28, 2015 - By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer:  To much of the world, Wyoming is as alien as the desert bug planet Klendathu from the science fiction film "Starship Troopers." 
In fact, that movie was ... [more]

Avian rescue group to host 'rugrat carnival'

Jun 26, 2015 - From staff reports:  Wyoming Avian Rescue will host the Fourth Annual Redneck Barbecue and Rugrat Carnival as part of the Riverton Rendezvous.
The event will be 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. ... [more]

College writes off $60,000, about half of last year's tally

Jun 26, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Central Wyoming College has discharged almost $60,000 in uncollectable debts. The number is down by more than 50 percent from last year.
Ron Granger, CWC's ... [more]

CWC professors producing television crime drama; auditions set Thursday

Jun 23, 2015 - By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer:  Creators of Fremont County's upcoming crime drama envision a series that will challenge stereotypes, incite intrigue, and introduce more than one unique spin ... [more]

CWC students present at archaeology conference

Jun 21, 2015 - From staff reports:  Central Wyoming College archaeology students presented their research May 2 during a joint conference of the Wyoming Archaeological Society/Wyoming Association ... [more]


Jun 19, 2015 - From staff reports:  Riverton student makes honor roll
Riverton student Aaron Nirider has been named to the dean's honor roll at Eastern Wyoming College for the spring 2015 ... [more]

CWC speech team future in doubt due to departure of its coach

Jun 17, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Administrators at Central Wyoming College are working to save the school's forensics program after the departure of instructor Josh House.
House, a Riverton ... [more]

Fast and Furriest 5k/1k helps benefit Critical Care Companion Animal Fund

Jun 11, 2015 - By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer:  The money provides financial assistance to families that cannot afford veterinary care in emergency situations.

The fourth annual Fast and Furriest ... [more]

A new equine center

Jun 10, 2015 - By Steven R. Peck:  It's high on CWC's priority list, and there is a strong case for it

Rising to prominence on Central Wyoming College's to-do list is replacement of ... [more]

Tickets on sale for Rock Your Foundation concert

Jun 7, 2015 - From staff reports:  The Central Wyoming College Foundation will have a "Rock Your Foundation" concert at 7 p.m. June 20 at the Fremont County Fairgrounds in Riverton.
The concert ... [more]


Jun 7, 2015 - From staff reports:  Officials seek input on Boysen plan
Public comment is being accepted until June 29 on the Boysen Reservoir Resource Management Plan/Environmental ... [more]

CWC professor earns distance educator award

May 28, 2015 - From staff reports:  Central Wyoming College Professor Colleen Bartlett earned the Master Distance Educator Award at the Wyoming Distance Education Consortium spring conference in ... [more]

Community hears ideas on new animal science facility for college

May 28, 2015 - By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer:  A new agricultural and animal science center is the newest capital construction priority at Central Wyoming College, and community members and college leaders ... [more]

Nebraska TV executive to be next Wyoming PBS chief

May 28, 2015 - From staff reports:  Terry Dugas has been the manager of content distribution for NET Television, the statewide PBS network in Lincoln, Neb., for the past seven ... [more]

CWC to host second retreat for children with diabetes

May 26, 2015 - From staff reports:  Central Wyoming College is hosting the second annual family retreat for children and families living with Type I diabetes.
The "Stronger than Diabetes" ... [more]

Higher ed in state is more than university, leaders stress

May 24, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Community college officials want to engage the public and industry leaders in efforts to promote the benefits of higher education outside of the University of ... [more]

College chief, VP get raises comparable to CWC staff

May 22, 2015 - By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer:  The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees approved changes to administrative compensation at its meeting Wednesday.
CWC president Dr. Cristobal Valdez and ... [more]

Job losses for CWC as grants end, college eyes costs

May 21, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Central Wyoming College is losing more than $500,000 in grant funding this year, and administrators say the change will have an impact on staffing.
During a ... [more]

Cheyenne East wins academic contest crown

May 20, 2015 - By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer:  Central Wyoming College hosted the state championship.

Cheyenne East beat Big Piney 200-140 to win the 19th Wyoming Academic Challenge State ... [more]

CWC facing 'major' budget challenges; college cutting back, using carryover funds

May 19, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  One of the issues has to do with a decrease in local mineral valuations.

Administrators at Central Wyoming College have identified four "major" ... [more]

CWC official says instructor pay disparity a retention challenge

May 17, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Administrators at Central Wyoming College have noticed a disparity in the local salary structure for instructors at the K-12 and post-secondary levels.
Under ... [more]

Program offering 'mental health first aid' training Wednesday

May 17, 2015 - From staff reports:  The Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho Methamphetamine Suicide Prevention Initiative says it is hosting Fremont County's first-ever training on "mental ... [more]

Rey resigning from post as CWC director of human resources

May 14, 2015 - From staff reports:  After more than three years of service to Central Wyoming College, executive director of human resources Jennifer Rey announced her resignation April 15 "with ... [more]

Teen artist's work now on display at college

May 10, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  A new version of the Wyoming bucking horse and rider is on display at Central Wyoming College.
The iconic image, however, now includes a war bonnet.
The ... [more]

CWC, NWS hosting Men in Science Conference on Tuesday

May 10, 2015 - From staff reports:  Young men from the region's middle and high schools will converge Tuesday at Central Wyoming College to participate in workshops presented by men involved in ... [more]

CWC grads married while in school; both got associate diplomas Friday

May 10, 2015 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  Central Wyoming College graduated 215 students this year, and many of them celebrated the achievement Friday night at the school's commencement.
For one ... [more]

The art of nursing

May 8, 2015 - By Steven R. Peck:  Thursday's pinning ceremony showed some of our community's very best

Florence Nightingale, the woman who is credited with establishing and ... [more]

College's forensics team goes to finals

May 8, 2015 - From staff reports:  Four Central Wyoming College students attended the Universities Debating Championship in Anchorage, Alaska.
Harley Gonzales, Matt Amos, Daniela Palma-Ramos ... [more]

Tuesday notes

May 5, 2015 - By Steven R. Peck:  May flowers
Those who look for small milestones of the season will note to the spring record that we seem to be having crabapple blossom season in the ... [more]