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August 9, 2023

Central Wyoming College presents a special farm-to-table “Lander Roots: Your Table for Local Food and Story” dinner, Saturday, September 9, 4 p.m. until sunset at the Alpine Science Institute in Lander.


August 7, 2023

Metallica’s foundation, All Within My Hands, continues its multimilliondollar investment in critical workforce programs at community colleges nationwide. Among the schools, Central Wyoming College was selected from a competitive pool of applicants to receive $100,000 to transform the futures of students in the community.

Art with local flair

July 17, 2023

It’s a celebration of sorts – highlighting the many unique kinds of art produced in the region, supporting local artists, and giving the rest of us the chance to support them, too. With a kick-off Saturday, July 15, at 10 a.m., the Summer Scene Functional Art Exhibit will share the beauty of local wares at Central Wyoming College’s (CWC) Robert A. Peck Art Center Gallery.

Wyoming PBS and Central Wyoming College Announce Three Candidates for the Wyoming PBS Chief Executive Officer/General Manager Position

July 13, 2023

Three finalists for the Chief Executive Officer/General Manager position for Wyoming PBS will come to the campus of Central Wyoming College for interviews and a public presentation the week of July 17, 2023.

From class to market, CWC ag takes off

July 10, 2023

Shoppers at the Lander Valley Farmers' Market on North Third Street may be surprised to see a table and garden goods from Central Wyoming College's Rustler Produce Company. CWC operates a student farm and a farm incubator program at the Alpine Science Institute out on Sinks Canyon Road and products grown there are brought into the farmers' market for sale.

Summer fun for kids with CWC

July 10, 2023

The high schoolers who participated in Central Wyoming College's six-day-long Power Up expedition just recently came back into town – hopefully, said Kathryn Primrose of CWC Lander, if conditions allowed, after summiting Wind River Peak. Power Up is just one of the offerings CWC has this summer for kids – CWC is also offering climbing classes in both Lander and Riverton, taekwondo in Riverton, fishing in Lander, and has partnered with the Lander's Lights On program and Riverton's R-Recreation. Something is happening somewhere almost all summer long.

Teton Leadership Center launches to promote business leadership for the greater good

July 3, 2023

Teton Leadership Center (TLC), a collaboration between Silicon Couloir and Central Wyoming College, launches this month to cultivate purpose-driven leadership.

Summer backpacking expedition for middle school students with CWC Lander & Alpine Science Institute

June 27, 2023

This summer, Central Wyoming College Lander and Alpine Science Institute will host a week-long camp for middle school students that includes a three-day backpacking trip in the Wind River Mountains!

CWC catches fire with weekend tournament

June 26, 2023

Over the course of the past month the Central Wyoming College (CWC) Lady Rustlers basketball team has been helping out local girls with their basketball skills clinic and team camps, ending in a large tournament this past weekend.

Meat-ing demand

June 19, 2023

The region served by Central Wyoming College (CWC) has “more cows than people,” says Amanda Winchester, an agriculture and meat science instructor.