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Wyoming community colleges look to improve graduation rates

CHEYENNE — Wyoming community colleges are looking to start a new program that aims to increase the number of students successfully completing college.

December 16, 2013 8:19 pm

Wyoming community college enrollment drops 4.4 percent

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Enrollment in Wyoming's seven community colleges declined 4.4 percent in 2012-13 from the previous year's record, and officials attribute the drop to fewer high school graduates and fewer oil-and-gas workers moving to the state.

October 23, 2013 8:00 amLoading…

Few Wyoming college students seek concealed weapons permit

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Security officials at Wyoming colleges say few students ask for permission to carry concealed weapons on campus.

June 16, 2013 2:15 pmLoading…
Nursing program preps Laramie students to be RNs

Nursing program preps Laramie students to be RNs

LARAMIE — With a baby on the way, Desharia Uribe, then 17, put her hopes in the Nurses Aid Program at Whiting High.

February 14, 2013 8:00 pmLoading…
Bill would close University of Wyoming presidential candidate records

Bill would close University of Wyoming presidential candidate records

CHEYENNE -- One day after a district court ruled the University of Wyoming must disclose the names of finalists in its president search, a Laramie legislator introduced a bill to keep the names confidential.

January 24, 2013 11:00 pm Related Loading…

Laramie County Community College looks at adding technical, career courses

CHEYENNE — Laramie County Community College in Cheyenne is looking at offering more welding classes along with new course options in technical and career education.

January 07, 2013 11:48 amLoading…

Wyoming community colleges prepare for lean times

CASPER, Wyo. -- Staff reductions, leaving open positions unfilled, offering fewer sections of courses, less community outreach and reducing some student services are among the ways Wyoming's seven community colleges are contemplating dealing with possible budget cuts of 8 percent for the fis…

June 07, 2012 11:45 pmLoading…

Rosie Berger seeks sixth Wyoming House term

CASPER, Wyo. -- State Rep. Rosie Berger, a Sheridan Republican who co-chairs the powerful Joint Appropriations Committee, announced Thursday that she'll seek a sixth term in office.

May 10, 2012 11:30 pmLoading…

Bake sale cooks up affirmative action debate

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Amid a sea of student activities tables set up around lunchtime Tuesday at Laramie County Community College’s community center, Jake Dagel was holding a bake sale.

March 07, 2012 11:45 pmLoading…

Interim dean/CEO appointed for MSU-Great Falls College of Technology

GREAT FALLS -- Gwendolyn Joseph, who is retiring early as a vice president with the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, has been appointed as the interim dean/CEO of the Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology by MSU President Waded Cruzado.

December 15, 2011 1:46 pmLoading…

Wyoming veterans find tougher job market

CASPER, Wyo. — Tad Roccaro’s employment situation is typical of some recent Wyoming military veterans: Upon returning from war, he sought a better job than the one he had left.

November 24, 2011 11:45 pmLoading…

Cheyenne college bans movement of horses over virus concerns

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Laramie County Community College is prohibiting any horses coming onto or leaving the campus in Cheyenne for two weeks.

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American Indian group holds 1st powwow in Cheyenne

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A new American Indian group has held its first powwow to share traditional customs and raise awareness of Indian culture in Wyoming.

March 28, 2011 10:20 amLoading…

LCCC hires interim leader after president quits

CHEYENNE — A former president of Northwest College in Powell has been selected as interim president of Laramie County Community College in Cheyenne.

February 25, 2011 10:27 pmLoading…

Troopers have new off-season activities

CASPER, Wyo. — Drum and bugle corps fans who enjoy sitting outdoors in football stadiums during the summer competitive season might be surprised to realize how busy it is behind the scenes when the temperature is 20 below and snow is on the ground.

February 02, 2011 8:45 pmLoading…

Laramie community college faculty donate for ad backing 3 for trustees

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Nine faculty members at Laramie County Community College are among a dozen donors to a political action committee urging the election of three newcomers to the board of trustees.

October 31, 2010 8:38 pmLoading…

LCCC takes up morale discussion format

CHEYENNE — Trustees at Laramie County Community College in Cheyenne are planning to invite students and faculty to discuss campus morale.

October 07, 2010 12:00 amLoading…

Cheyenne high schools offer wind energy classes

CHEYENNE — Some teens are getting an early start in training for jobs in the wind industry.

October 04, 2010 12:29 pmLoading…

Upcoming conference to discuss Latina issues

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — An upcoming conference in Cheyenne will discuss the educational and social issues facing Latina girls in Wyoming.

September 30, 2010 12:05 pmLoading…

Community college revamps disciplinary policy

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Officials at Laramie County Community College are trying to clarify the school's employee disciplinary policy following a recent series of terminations.

September 29, 2010 9:59 amLoading…

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