NWCCD students, staff honored with 2020 Excellence Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 19, 2021 Northern Wyoming Community College District is proud to announce their 2020 Excellence Award Winners. Each year, the District recognizes staff and students who have made exemplary efforts to support the goals and overall mission of the District as award recipients. Individuals are selected based on nomination by their peers. 

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Sheridan College science lecture to explore local drinking water

The spring 2021 Sheridan College Museum of Discovery Science Lecture Series begins on Wednesday, Jan. 27 at 7 p.m. with an online lecture titled “Your Local Drinking Water – Sheridan Municipal Watershed: Its Source, Threats, and Proposed Actions on the Bighorn National Forest” by Matt Enger, USFS hydrologist, and Jon Warder, USFS forest fire management 

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Sheridan College announces fall 2020 honor rolls

Each semester, Sheridan College publishes President’s, Vice President’s and Part-Time Honor Rolls to celebrate students’ academic achievements. For full-time students to earn a place on the President’s Honor Roll, they must maintain full-time enrollment by completing 12 or more college-level credit hours with letter grades of A or S and a semester GPA of 4.0 

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NWCCD, Wyoming community colleges deliver Adult Education results

The National Reporting System for Adult Education performance reports ranked Wyoming seventh nationally for its Adult Education program for fiscal year 2017/18. Operated by the state’s community colleges, the program served nearly 1,900 Wyoming adults in fiscal year 2018/19, more than the largest high school in the state. Of those participating, 468 adults received their 

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NWCCD will move to online instruction, remote operations in accordance with plan

Northern Wyoming Community College District campuses will transition to online instruction and remote operations starting Nov. 30 in accordance with the District’s plan in response to COVID-19. Sheridan College, Gillette College and Sheridan College in Johnson County students will finish the fall semester online after Thanksgiving Break through the end of the semester on Dec. 

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NWCCD celebrates Native American Heritage Month with film

November is National Native American Heritage Month, an opportunity to recognize and celebrate the extraordinary contributions and accomplishments of First Nations and indigenous communities. Northern Wyoming Community College District is celebrating safely amid the pandemic by sponsoring two films this month. South Dakota Public Broadcast’s new award-winning documentary “Red Bow”, about country music singer/songwriter Buddy 

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NWCCD receives Campus Prevention Network Seal of Prevention

Northern Wyoming Community College District has been named a recipient of the Campus Prevention Network Seal of Prevention. Presented by EVERFI and Parchment, the CPN Seal of Prevention is awarded to institutions of higher education that have demonstrated a commitment to digital prevention programs tied to student safety, well-being and inclusion. NWCCD was the only 

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Sheridan College students share hope, encouragement with local seniors

As president of the Sheridan College Chapter of National Society of Leadership and Success, sophomore Human Services major Dawsen Pater was responsible for coming up with a community service project this year. In addition to being a full-time college student, Pater works as a Certified Nursing Assistant at Greenhouse Living, so he knew he wanted 

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Sheridan College announces 2020 graduates

Over 450 students received degrees and certificates during Sheridan College’s 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony, which premiered on Facebook on September, 18, 2020. The video is now available at www.sheridan.edu/commencement and on Facebook. Sheridan College is proud to recognize the Class of 2020: FALL 2019 Borden, Joelle, Associate of Science, Health Science                                                       Brogdon, Keona , Associate 

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