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Phil started his CWI adventure as a Senior Accounts Receivable Specialist and is currently a Budget Analyst in the Business Office. He has an Associate of Arts in Visual Communication (Photography),...
Dan Schults (Horticulture Technology) has been selected as the September Faculty of Distinction.  Dan was nominated by a student who had, in part, the following to say about him:

“Dan is...
A new handout piece has been created to highlight key components of the new comprehensive strategic plan for FY2018 to 2022. The brochure summarizes in a visual way the main sections addressed in the...
College of Western Idaho (CWI) will be celebrating Hispanic Heritage month with its first annual Fiesta Cultural event. This celebration of cultures will take place at the CWI Nampa Campus on...
College of Western Idaho (CWI) invites all current students to the Fall 2016 Transfer Fair on Tuesday (Oct. 4). College and university representatives will be on CWI’s campus to discuss their...
College of Western Idaho (CWI) welcomes Mark Browning as the newest member of its leadership team. Browning has been hired as CWI’s Vice President of Communications and Government Relations; a...
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CWI Alumni and Scholarship Recipient Jayme Thomas, 2016

For as long as Jayme Thomas can remember, she knew she wanted to work in medicine. Through CWI, her dream has finally come true.

When Amy Shore graduated from high school, she chose the route many others do. She joined the U.S. Army with future plans to go to college. She ended up meeting her husband at her first duty station in Upstate New York and motherhood soon followed. A few years in to her job as a military...

CWI Graduate/Dual Credit Student Katie Kelly

Katie Kelly is leaps and bounds ahead of her peers thanks to CWI’s Dual Credit program.

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Who would have thought that science really had so much to do with aging?  Not me, until I read this article from sciencenews.org. They explain that while there is still a hearty debate regarding what the true cause of aging is, scientist do have some good theories to follow up on.  One...

Recently, Last Week Tonight’s John Oliver ran a special segment on the nature of scientific research and how it is reported in the media. Oliver discusses the importance of not just reading the headlines of a science story, or even the article/press release, but actually looking at the...

Science is a Verb: Homemade Agar

College of Western Idaho’s (CWI) Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics programs are excited to the latest installment of its video blog series, Science is a Verb. CWI faculty share some of their favorite experiments, as well as tips and tricks for bringing science to life. In...

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Casey Lewis

Casey Lewis took what he learned in CWI's Business classes and put it to work in the real world.

College of Western Idaho (CWI) is launching an Entrepreneurial Strategy class this fall. This is a hybrid course designed for students pursuing a career in entrepreneurship or anybody that aspires to turn ideas into reality. You will get the opportunity to meet successful local business owners...

Carol Billing and Molly Wolk presented at the Mountain Plains Adult Education Association and Idaho Lifelong Learners Association’s Conference.

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The College of Western Idaho (CWI) Street Teams headed out to the races at Meridian Speedway on Saturday, July 16. The student Veteran's Association brought great enthusiasm to the crowds as well as drivers in the pits who were thankful to get relief from the heat with CWI fans, sunglasses,...

The College of Western Idaho (CWI) teamed up with Nampa Parks and Recreation Department again to help present a public screening of the movie Minions at Optimist Park in Nampa. CWI hosted a booth while the student Street Team provided entertainment and engaged with the community....

College of Western Idaho (CWI) hosted an open house style event on June 29, encouraging future students to come and explore the educational opportunities CWI has to offer. The Micron Center for Professional Technical Education hosted the event that streamlined the process of applying for school...