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CWC Alumna Becomes a Business Owner, finds success with film and photography

November 3, 2021

Erendira "Abbey" Morales always enjoyed holding a camera and it was while working on a television show in high school that jump-started her passion for photography and film. Morales’ passion eventually led her to Central Wyoming College which ultimately gave her the skills to open her own business.

Rustler Spotlight: Gregory Hernandez, Jr.

November 1, 2021

Gregory Hernandez Jr. is a sophomore at CWC studying film and theater. Originally from Los Angeles, Hernandez decided to attend CWC for two reasons, the tuition was the best choice for him and he’d never seen snow before.

Rustler Spotlight: Aiden Hereford

October 22, 2021

Aiden Hereford is a freshman at CWC from Fort Washakie, Wyoming. She chose CWC because it was close to home.

CWC Rolls out new mission, vision and values

October 20, 2021

The Board of Trustees voted to approve the revisions Central Wyoming College made to their mission, vision and values statements on Oct. 20.

Rustler Spotlight: Brian Mwangi

October 15, 2021

Brian Mwangi is a sophomore from Kenya, pursuing a degree in nursing.

From Promotions Producer for NBC News, Nicholoff brings Artistic Freedom to the Classroom

October 12, 2021

After graduation, Nicholoff’s early career was characterized by travel. She first worked as a photojournalist and a producer in the promotions department for the NBC affiliate in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Next, she relocated to San Francisco to work as a promotions producer for NBC News. Nicholoff moved a third time when she learned CWC was restarting its television broadcasting program and was hired in 2006. Now in her 15th year, Nicholoff loves the atmosphere of her overall workspace.

Rustler Spotlight: Brett Jones

October 12, 2021

Brett Jones is a sophomore at CWC from Riverton. He is currently studying mathematics and engineering.

CWC Student Hooks Large Bass Taking Her to a National Tournament

September 17, 2021

Lander native and Central Wyoming College nursing student, Katy Carey was named state champion at the 2021 Big Bass Zone Junior Championship (BBZ JC) after catching the biggest five bass limit at the state level.

CWC Recognized as Tree Campus USA for the 2020 Year

September 16, 2021

The Arbor Day Foundation recognized Central Wyoming College as a 2020 Tree Campus Higher Education institution on Sept. 9. Tree Campus USA is a national program that honors higher education institutions for promoting healthy trees and inspiring others about conservation.

Radio Broadcast Alumnus Makes His Way to the Entertainment Industry in Chicago

September 14, 2021

Terence ‘Terry’ Cortez said he caught the ‘media bug’ as a kid which led him to a successful path in the entertainment industry.