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CWC Cosmetology Program Finds a Way to Give Back to the Community During the Holidays

January 14, 2022

Central Wyoming Cosmetology students put their skills to good use this holiday season. Under the oversight of Instructor Tracy Wright, students provided shampooing and styling services to community members.

CWC Honors Three Former Employees Who Recently Passed

January 14, 2022

Three former Central Wyoming College employees passed away in fall 2021. The college honors former President Richard St. Pierre, as well as Professor Richard ‘Dick’ Winslow and WACE Office Assistant and Community Education Instructor Judy Hubbard.

CWC starts the new year with a grant from the Department of Education Rural Postsecondary and Economic Development grant

January 3, 2022

Central Wyoming College is starting out the year with good news. Approval of the college’s $1.2 million Department of Education Rural Postsecondary and Economic Development (RPED) grant will maximize CWC’s student career services by connecting instruction with wraparound services and real-world work experiences.

ESL Spring Registration Starts in January

December 22, 2021

Registration for CWC Spring Term ESL (English as a Second Language) classes will be January 11-13 at the Jackson CWC Campus, located in the Center for the Arts building at 240 S. Glenwood Street in Jackson.

Scholarships Available for the Farmers Training Program

December 22, 2021

Central Wyoming College is offering scholarships to students who are interested in joining the 2022 Beginning Farmer Training Program cohort.

Madera Guides Students to Culinary Expertise

November 30, 2021

During her childhood, Amy Madera got an early introduction to the tourism industry over weekend stays at her friend’s family motel in Florida. “My friend and I would take over a guest room, raid the vending machines and watch movies all night,” she said. Madera, who would grow up to direct Central Wyoming College’s culinary arts and hotel and restaurant management programs, saw beyond the recreational aspect of these mini-vacations.

Rustler Spotlight: Tova Miller

November 22, 2021

Tova Miller is in the Bachelor of Applied Science program studying business and entrepreneurial leadership.

CWC to use RISE grant for Bootstrap Collaborative Center for Innovation

November 16, 2021

Central Wyoming College will use USDA Rural Innovation Stronger Economy (RISE) grant money to fund the Bootstrap Collaborative Center for Innovation (BCCI). This project will unite five local partners to serve as a focal point for local business development.

Rustler Spotlight: Antoine Day

November 15, 2021

Antoine Day is a photography, art, equine management, and criminal justice major. He is originally from Lander but spent a lot of time in San Francisco. Day said he appreciates the variety of skills he has acquired from the degrees he is studying which are related to many different occupations. Day said he wasn’t sure why he decided to study four different degrees but credits his decisions and success to the leaders in his life.

Rustler Spotlight: Shelby Weltz

November 9, 2021

Shelby Weltz is from Fort Steele, British Columbia, studying engineering at CWC. She chose engineering because she really enjoys math and solving problems.