Our Stories

Gillette College Nursing student Sawyer Poitra

Sawyer Poitra


Gillette College

After her daughter, Rylan was born, Gillette local Sawyer Poitra thought she would have to put her college plans on hold. Then she found out about the Nursing program at Gillette College.

Sheridan College Music Program Student Feature

Colton Hodge


Sheridan College

Colton Hodge was not a musical prodigy; he didn’t even learn to read music until a few years ago. But his natural talent and passion for music eventually led him to master the viol de gamba. After graduating from Sheridan College, Colton continued on to the Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland

Sheridan College Welding Student

Celsey Martin

Welding & Machine Tool Technology

Sheridan College

Celsey Martin’s dad taught her how to weld growing up on her family ranch near Shoshoni, Wyoming. Now that she has added machining to her skillset. “My education prepared me for my job, and I’ve found it pretty easy to pick up new skills as I need to.”

Gillette College Tech Programs provide the tools for success.

Taylor Littlejohn

Diesel Technology & Welding Technology

Gillette College

A friend told him about the Diesel Technology program at Gillette College, so he made a trip to Wyoming to learn more about it. When Littlejohn walked into the Technical Education Center and saw the high-bay diesel lab, he knew he had found the perfect place to continue his education.