Dr. Paul Young Announces Retirement

Press release: Northern Wyoming Community College District President announces plans to retire in July 2019 October 19, 2018 Today at a special meeting of the Northern Wyoming Community College Board of Trustees, NWCCD President Dr. Paul Young announced he will retire in mid July 2019. As one of Wyoming's longest-serving...

Faculty Lecture Series: November 8, 2018

Faculty Lecture Series presents: Mount Toba: Apocalypse or Advantage? presented by Bjarne D. Kristiansen. 75,000 years ago an event occurred that very nearly wiped our species from the face of the earth.  A dormant volcano on the island of Sumatra in Indonesia exploded into life, spewing high temperature gasses and...

Whitney Center Concert Hall renamed Kinnison Hall

On September 20, 2018, the Concert Hall in Whitney Center for the Arts was renamed Kinnison Hall, honoring Tom Kinnison who recently passed away after a battle with cancer. Tom, a Sheridan College alum, had worked tirelessly to help fund many projects at Sheridan College and in the community. A...

Dr. Sy Thickman – History of Sheridan Institutions

Dr. Sy Thickman presented his lecture "The Way We Were" on Thursday, September 27, recounting the history of many of Sheridan's major institutions. The lecture was well attended, and was live-streamed and recorded for those not able to attend.  Click Here to enjoy the recorded lecture. The Sheridan Press was...

Dr. Sy Thickman Faculty Lecture

Come join us for a fantastic Faculty Lecture by our own Dr. Sy Thickman as he shares stories and anecdotes about Sheridan College over the last seventy years and the impact the college has had on the Sheridan community.  Refreshments will be served following the lecture.  Free admission!  The Faculty...

SC Volleyball Team Wins Team Academic Award

The Sheridan College women’s volleyball team, led by coach Jennifer Stadler, was just awarded an American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award for the 2017 – 2018 academic year. According to AVCA, the award honors teams who have matched their dedication to the sport of volleyball with excellence in the...

SC Music faculty member wins prestigious WY Arts Council award

Dr. Mark Elliot Bergman, Director of Strings and Orchestral Studies at Sheridan College, has received a Performing Arts Fellowship in Music from the Wyoming Arts Council, one of four recipients in the state. Bergman’s winning original compositions include “Ondine”, “The Temple," based on a short story by H.P. Lovecraft, and...

Smith named Woman of Influence

Congratulations to Sheridan College's Wendy Smith -- Recognized as the Wyoming Woman of Influence in Education for 2018! At the Sixth Annual Women of Influence Conference held in Cheyenne last week, our own Wendy Smith was named the 2018 Woman of Influence in Education.  No surprise to us as we...

Hemingway Cocktails with Philip Greene

Join the Sheridan College Foundation for a cocktail seminar on Saturday, Sept. 15 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. with cocktail historian and author of “To Have and Have Another: A Hemingway Cocktail Companion”, Phillip Greene. Hear stories and anecdotes about Hemingway’s time and legacy in Wyoming. Attendees will also...

SC Students Excel at SkillsUSA Championships

Sheridan College students have done very well at the National SkillsUSA Championships in the past, and this year was no exception.  Frank Baca and Benjamin Conklin traveled to Louisville, Kentucky, and won one of the nation's highest awards in Additive Manufacturing.  Click Here for the full article in the Sheridan...

Cole Reiner Shines at WYO Rodeo

Sheridan College Rodeo cowboy Cole Reiner has been making a name for himself in bareback riding. He recently competed in both the National College Rodeo Finals and the WYO Rodeo in Sheridan.  Click Here to read a great article in The Sheridan Press about Cole and his recent successes in...

Ann Storey – 20 Under 40 Honoree

Ann Storey, Sheridan College Alumna and current employee at Sheridan College, was recently honored by the Sheridan Press as one of Sheridan's 20 Under 40. According to the Press,  the 20 Under 40 are "the young professionals who go above and beyond. From an impressive list of nominations, a panel...

Hodge to Attend Peabody Institute

SHERIDAN — Colton Hodge was not a musical prodigy; he didn’t even learn to read music until a few years ago. But he has always had a talent and passion for music that eventually led him to master the viol da gamba. Hodge graduated from Sheridan College in May with his...

Chance Ames Going to CNFR

Sheridan College student and bareback rodeo cowboy Chance Ames is going to his second straight College National Finals Rodeo.  Chance led the Sheridan College Rodeo men's team to the Central Rocky Mountain Region's title for the second year in a row.  He was the only cowboy in the region to...

Announcing 2018 Distinguished Alum

Before he enrolled at Sheridan College in 1963, Torrey Moody was an ambitious, hardworking teenager with a dream to make it in business. Since then, that dream has become a reality. Moody now owns and operates nine franchises in Colorado, Wyoming and Montana.  A third generation Sheridan County resident, he...

SC Foundation Director Jen Crouse Perseveres

Our very own Executive Director, Jen Crouse was in the news this week.  Sheridan Press reporter Ryan Patterson wrote an article about Jen's journey after her car accident at age 16 in which she was paralyzed from her chest down. SHERIDAN — Jen Crouse wanted to speak but physically couldn’t....

NWCCD All-Wyoming Academic Team

Congratulation to three outstanding Sheridan College students, Rosborg Halldordottir, Kaycen Townsend and Celsey Martin, who have been selected to the 2018 All-Wyoming Academic Team representing Sheridan College! The following is a Sheridan Press article published on March 10, 2018 about our high achieving students:  

2017 Sheridan College Student of the Year

Congratulations to Sheridan College student Rósborg Halldórsdóttir, who has won the 2017 NWCCD Student of the Year award! The Sheridan Press published the following article on February 27, 2018, about Rósborg's accomplishments: When Rósborg Halldórsdóttir arrived at Sheridan College in July 2016 from Mosfellsbaer, Iceland, she didn’t intend to study...

Faculty Lecture Series March 22, 2018

Faculty Lecture Series presents: The Agricultural Revolution – Changing Humanity Forever, Presented by Bjarne D. Kristiansen, PG. During the close of the last glacial period, Middle Eastern people began a process that exists to this day; planting and harvesting cereal grains for sustaining life on an ongoing basis.  Join us as...

Sheridan College Nursing Students in the News

On January 26, 2018, there was a fantastic article in the Sheridan Press about our very own Sheridan College Nursing students, twins Trae and Tyler Kauffmann. It chronicles their story from high school to what led them to come to Sheridan College and enroll in the Nursing program. Click Here...

Daring to be Different

There was a great article in the Sheridan Press on January 19, 2018 about the relatively large number of female students in the Sheridan College Technology programs.  Click Here to read the article. Sheridan College is proud of our Technology students "Daring to be Different"! Photo from the Sheridan Press...

Faculty Lecture Series 2/15/18

The Faculty Lecture Series presents Dr. Rachel Kristiansen  "Why Does My Cat Pee on the Bed? An Exploration of Feline Behavior". Where: Whitney Academic Center Room W153 When: Thursday, February 15, 2018 Time: 7:00pm FREE ADMISSION! Refreshments will be served following the lecture. For more information please contact Linda Oetken:...

Sheridan College Faculty Lecture Series 1/25/18

Ray DeStefano will present “Passing Gas: How Electric Cars Will Change our World” on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 7:00 pm at Sheridan College’s Whitney Academic Center Room W153. Refreshments will be served following the lecture.

SC Student Brittney Steele named New Century Scholar

Sheridan College student and current Sheridan College Foundation Student Partner Brittney Steele has been named a 2017 New Century Scholar! Brittney achieved the state’s highest score in the All-USA Community College Academic Team competition.  Judges consider academic accomplishments, leadership, activities and most importantly, how students extend their intellectual talents beyond...

Witzel Family Foundation exceeds $1M in donations!

The Sheridan Press had a great article about the Witzel Family Foundation's many generous donations to Sheridan College.  We are so blessed to have such wonderful Foundations in our Sheridan community!  Click Here to read the article in the Sheridan Press that was published on November 3rd, 2017.
Doug McGee

Sheridan College Faculty Lecture Series

Dr. Doug McGee will present "The Natural Resource Curse? -  Wyoming's Path to a 3rd World Economy" on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 7:00 pm at Sheridan College's Whitney Academic Center Room W153. Refreshments will be served following the lecture.

Bonfire for Future Alumni

The SC Alumni Association hosted a bonfire for Future Alumni. Even in the midst of rain it was a fun evening and a great way to connect our Alma Mater to Future Alumni!  We look forward to hosting more fun networking events!!

SC Alumni at 3rd Thursday!

A fantastic night at Sheridan's 3rd Thursday street festival! Sheridan College Student Partners, SC women's basketball players, Foundation employees/board members, and some of our awesome Alumni greeted the community, sharing information about the Sheridan College Alumni Association!!

Sheridan College Veterans Center

We are so grateful for the Marna M. Kuehne Foundation and all they do for Veteran success at Sheridan College!  There was a wonderful article in the Sheridan Press on September 22, 2017 about Sheridan College's Veterans Center and the support that is available for veterans at Sheridan College. Click...
Witzel Family Foundation

Witzel Family Foundation and SC Celebrate Milestone!

Sheridan College Foundation is excited to celebrate with the Witzel Family Foundation - reaching a milestone of giving with a total of $1,045,000 provided for the support of students and the enhancement of our community! The Witzel Family Foundation has recently partnered with Sheridan College to purchase two pianos for...
Jazz in the Big Horns

“Jazz in the Bighorns” Workshop

The SC Jazz Studies program has enjoyed a great deal of growth in the last two years.  In order to build upon this momentum, Sheridan College Director of Bands and Jazz studies Dr. Eric Richards developed a workshop “Sheridan College JAZZ IN THE BIGHORNS”, using the Spear-O Wigwam mountain campus...
Dental Hygiene class of 2007

Dental Hygiene Class of 2007 Reunion

We were so fortunate to have the Dental Hygiene Class of 2007 Alumni on campus for a tour during their 10 year reunion recently. All of the reminiscing revealed a bond that will forever be held by these fine Sheridan College Alumni! See our Sheridan College Foundation and Alumni page...

Sheridan College Student rides at the WYO Rodeo

Hunter Carlson, current Sheridan College student and member of the Champion Generals Rodeo Team, did his rodeo coach proud riding bareback broncs at the WYO Rodeo. The hometown crowd showed their appreciation for the Sheridan College cowboy, giving him a loud ovation after his last ride.  He did not place,...

2017-2018 WCA Concert Hall Schedule

The 2017-2018 SC Whitney Center for the Arts Concert Hall Schedule has been released! Come experience the sights and sounds of our state-of-the-art Concert Hall September 10: Second Sundays Film: Apocalypse Now (introduction: Adam Jahiel) September 13: Jalan Crossland October 5: Colorado Symphony October 8: Second Sundays Film: Rules of the Game (introduction: Adam Jahiel)...

3-Time Champ Alum Zeke Thurston

Congratulations to SC Alum Zeke Thurston for making history at the Calgary Stampede! On July 16, 2017, he won his third straight Saddle Bronc riding Championship at Calgary, taking home a $100,000 check. Zeke is the first cowboy to ever win three straight Saddle Bronc Championships at the Calgary Stampede. In addition to...

Announcing 2017 Distinguished Alumni

Whether it’s woodworking or welding in her spare time, spending time with her parents or children and grandchildren, or working on mapping intricate data about the Northern Wyoming Community College District, Sheridan College’s 2017 Distinguished Alumni Sharon Elwood has always given the task at hand her all.  Most recently, Sharon...