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Central Wyoming College Releases Fall 2019 President’s and Dean’s List Honorees

February 10, 2020

The 2019 fall semester grades have been computed and more than 200 students have earned the honor of appearing on the President’s and the Dean’s List at Central Wyoming College.

Rustler Spotlight: Ally Mitchell

January 31, 2020

Ally Mitchell moved to Riverton when she was in the sixth grade from California. After graduating high school she wanted to choose a college that was close to home and inexpensive. Mitchell didn’t have to look far, Central Wyoming College was in her home town and offered her degree program, criminal justice.

CWC sends six nominees to WACCT

January 27, 2020

Central Wyoming College will send six outstanding nominees to this year’s Wyoming Association of Community College Trustees Awards ceremony and Legislative Reception in Cheyenne, Wyoming Feb. 12.

Rustler Spotlight: Tanner Denton

January 26, 2020

Tanner Denton is a sophomore from Gillette majoring in film.

CWC honored as 2019 Tree Campus USA

January 24, 2020

The Arbor Day Foundation recognized Central Wyoming College as a 2019 Tree Campus USA ® for its sustained commitment to environmental stewardship and urban forest management on Jan. 21.

Rustler Spotlight: Jantzen Isaacson

January 7, 2020

Jantzen Isaacson chose CWC because it was affordable and he got the opportunity to play collegiate soccer. In his freshman year, Isaacson is currently in the criminal justice program.

ICCE helps CWC alumnus gain skills to utilize in his career as a trainer.

December 19, 2019

When he was a part-time student at Central Wyoming College, Marten Baur applied for the Interdisciplinary Climate Change Expedition (ICCE) and welcomed the challenge of carrying a 40-50 pound pack to high elevations.

Alpine Science Institute Students Return to Tanzania Scientific Research Expedition

December 17, 2019

For the second year, students from Central Wyoming College’s Alpine Science Institute will travel to East Africa to participate in a month-long Tanzania Scientific Research Expedition.

Central Wyoming College Awarded Wyoming Works Grant for Meat Processing

December 11, 2019

Governor Gordon’s Wyoming Works initiative awarded Central Wyoming College (CWC) a $777,809 grant to develop a Meat ScienceProgram. The funding also serves Eastern Wyoming College and Sheridan College in a consortium for Meat Science.

Rustler Spotlight: Kerim Velbayev

December 8, 2019

Kerim Velbayev is a sophomore at Central Wyoming College and has a passion for math.