NWCCD extending spring break in response to COVID-19 outbreak

Northern Wyoming Community College District’s regularly scheduled spring break is Monday, March 16 through March 19, 2020. President Dr. Walter Tribley announced today the District will extend spring break by two weeks in response to the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus). Beginning at the close of business on Friday, March 13, Gillette College, Sheridan College 

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SC Bands Spring Concert Week features three events

The Sheridan College Department of Music will present three events this week. All events will be held at Whitney Center for the Arts at Sheridan College and are free and open to the public. On Friday, March 6, Jazz at Sheridan College will present a concert featuring Mardi Gras, blues, funk and big band swing 

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Sheridan College to host high school students from three states

Next Wednesday, March 4, students from 25 Wyoming, Montana and South Dakota high schools will come to Sheridan College for Demo Day, Culinary Experience Day and Cyber Day – three events designed to give them the college experience. All events feature hands-on activities highlighting degree programs available within each area. In addition, students will be 

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College closer to offering four-year degree locally

Northern Wyoming Community College District successfully reached another milestone in its efforts to offer four-year degrees during a meeting of the Wyoming Community College Commission held in Cheyenne last week. The Commission unanimously voted to authorize NWCCD to proceed to the next step, which includes working directly with its accreditor, the Higher Learning Commission, to 

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Former students reopen Sheridan Iron Works

Sheridan College alumni Tucker Goss, from Sheridan, and Trevor Clark, from Jordan, Montana, have reopened the iconic Sheridan Iron Works and are restoring it to its original glory. Both majored in Welding and became business partners last spring with the shared goal of opening a fabrication shop in Sheridan. Building owner Derek Gilbert originally purchased 

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Local college students honored in Cheyenne yesterday

Six Northern Wyoming Community College District students, three from Sheridan College and three from Gillette College, were recognized last night as members of the 2020 All-Wyoming Academic Team at this year’s Wyoming Association of Community College Trustees Awards Ceremony & Legislative Reception at Laramie County Community College. Each year, Wyoming community colleges nominate high-achieving students 

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Weather Update – Feb. 12

SC basketball games rescheduled, classes and activities cancelled tonight All activities and classes at all Sheridan College locations in Sheridan County beginning at 5 p.m. or later are cancelled tonight, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020 due to inclement weather. This includes the basketball games against Gillette College, which are rescheduled for tomorrow Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020 

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High school students prepare to test skills at Tech Battle Day

Next Friday, Feb. 14, high school teams made up of juniors and seniors from all across Wyoming and parts of South Dakota will come to Gillette College to compete at Tech Battle Day. Students will compete in the areas of welding, diesel, machine tool and industrial electricity for over $10,000 in scholarships and prizes. Students 

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Weather Update – Monday, Feb. 3, 2020

UPDATED: 2:50pm All Sheridan College and Sheridan College in Johnson County classes and activities beginning at 5:00 p.m. or after will be cancelled today, Monday, February 3, 2020. Please use extra caution when walking and/or driving. All Gillette College classes and activities are proceeding as scheduled, no weather-related cancelations at this time.