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WACCT to Host First-Ever Wyoming Summit on Community Colleges

Monday, October 31st, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Steve Bahmer Wyoming Association of Community College Trustees 307.287.4594  WACCT to Host First-Ever Wyoming Summit on Community Colleges CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Association of Community College Trustees (WACCT) has scheduled the first-ever Wyoming Summit on Community Colleges for Nov. 2 at Little America in Cheyenne.  Gov. Matt Mead will deliver a […]

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NWCCD opens Veteran services office

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011

NWCCD opens Veteran services office The Northern Wyoming Community College District is pleased to announce the opening of the Veteran Services Office to serve Sheridan, Johnson and Campbell Counties. “Our goal is to provide comprehensive support to our veteran students throughout their college career,” stated Sharon Elwood, Dean of Enrollment Services. The recently hired Director […]

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Spear-O-Wigwam Mountain Campus Open House

Monday, July 25th, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                July 26, 2011 Contact:          Wendy Smith (307) 674-6446 ext. 2801/Email wsmith@sheridan.edu Dennis Jacobs (307) 674-6446 ext. 2802/Email djacobs@sheridan.edu Spear-O-Wigwam Mountain Campus Open House The Northern Wyoming Community College District would like to invite everyone to a community open house at the Spear-O-Wigwam Mountain Campus this Saturday.  The event will run from 11:00 a.m. […]

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Three NWCCD instructors honored by NISOD

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                           July 12, 2011 Contact:       Wendy Smith (307) 674-6446 ext. 2801/Email wsmith@sheridan.edu Dennis Jacobs (307) 674-6446 ext. 2802/Email djacobs@sheridan.edu Three NWCCD instructors honored by NISOD Two Northern Wyoming Community College District employees were recently honored with the Teaching Excellence award at the annual meeting of the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD). […]

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Gillette College to Offer Culinary Opportunities

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

Gillette College to Offer Culinary Opportunities This fall, Gillette College will begin offering courses that will eventually lead to a Certificate of Completion in the Culinary Arts. “With the addition of the kitchen area in the new GC Technical Education Center we are excited to offer this new opportunity for our students,” said Dr. James […]

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NWCCD offers learn outdoor classes for summer/fall

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                July 5, 2011 Contact:          Wendy Smith (307) 674-6446 ext. 2801/Email wsmith@sheridan.edu Dennis Jacobs (307) 674-6446 ext. 2802/Email djacobs@sheridan.edu NWCCD offers learn outdoor classes for summer/fall A writer’s retreat, a wilderness survival course, landscape painting, and a beginning rock climbing class.  These are a few of the items on the newest menu of ‘Learn […]

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NWCCD launches outdoor learning initiative

Friday, April 29th, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                                  April 28, 2011 Contact:          Wendy Smith (307) 674-6446 ext. 2801/Email wsmith@sheridan.edu Dennis Jacobs (307) 674-6446 ext. 2802/Email djacobs@sheridan.edu NWCCD launches outdoor learning initiative The Northern Wyoming Community College District announced today a commitment to outdoor learning as a method to enhance existing academic programming as well as provide new opportunities for […]

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NWCCD President receives national award

Thursday, April 7th, 2011

NWCCD President receives national award Northern Wyoming Community College President, Dr. Paul Young, will receive one of nine 2011 Shirley B. Gordon Awards of Distinction at Phi Theta Kappa’s Annual Convention in Seattle, April 7-9. This Award of Distinction is named after the late Dr. Shirley B. Gordon, who served as Chair of Phi Theta […]

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Gillette College hosting Civility Week on campus next week

Friday, January 28th, 2011

Gillette College hosting Civility Week on campus next week Be kind to each other. That simple philosophy will be the focus of the students and staff at Gillette College throughout next week as the first annual Civility Week begins on campus. Though the College has chosen this week to spread kindness and tolerance throughout the […]

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Pokey’s Booster Club Tailgate Party

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

  News Release 1-20-11 For release on 1-26-11 Contact: Ruth Benson, Donor Relation Coordinator for the GC Booster Club – 299-4958 Pork Out Before the Pronghorn Game A Gillette College Pre-Game Booster Club Tailgate Party is planned for Saturday, January 29th from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at Pokey’s BarBQue Restaurant. The Gillette College Pronghorn Men play […]