CWC Anthropology students, Bailey Lewis and Sara Bales, both from Lander, received the "Best Student Research Paper" award at the Wyoming Archaeological Society/Wyoming Association of Professional Archaeologists annual joint conference in Cody on May 6, 2017.
The Central Wyoming College student ambassadors gave back to the community in a big way this spring.
Danyon Weaver is a sophomore at CWC from Thermopolis, Wyoming. Weaver plans to graduate this summer with a degree in radio broadcasting. He chose CWC not only because it was close to home but it had the degree program he wanted.
The Central Wyoming 2016-17 commencement ceremony will be Friday May 12, at 7:30pm at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center. The forty seventh graduating class has more than 190 candidates for graduation.
Central Wyoming College men’s basketball coach, Jack Nelson, signed two 3A state championship players to his Rustler 2017-18 roster May 8 at Wolverine gymnasium.
Tapaynga Hill knew she wanted to go to college but was unsure of the process; when she walked into CWC’s Rustler Central they helped her with the process and before she knew it she was enrolled in college and double majoring in criminal justice and theater.
The last rodeo of the season was a determining factor for many cowboys and cowgirls who were close on the regional leader boards to make it to the College National Finals Rodeo. Only the top three in each event qualify. One Central Wyoming College cowboy, Brady Thurston, will go to CNFR in June.
It was during the Garden Expo in Lander where Skogerboe, who was a speaker, announced that he would donate a Johnny Appleseed sapling to CWC’s orchard.
Brown will complete her degree this summer and would like to open her own after care facility that deals with addiction, sexual assault, rape and other difficult situations people face.
One rodeo remains in the season for the Central Wyoming College rodeo team. Chances of some rodeo team members making it to the College National Finals Rodeo in June remain high.