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The Political Science program at College of Western Idaho (CWI) is proud to present a guest lecture by Dr. Isaac Castellano titled “Security Threats Facing the Trump Administration” on...
College of Western Idaho’s (CWI) literary magazine, Basalt, is holding a launch party to celebrate the release of their fifth issue!  Join us May 12...
Garbology
The College of Western Idaho’s (CWI) Anthropology and Biology Clubs, in partnership with the CWI Sustainability Committee, are hosting their fourth annual Garbology Day on April 27 from 10 a.m...
The College of Western Idaho Horticulture and Life Science Programs would like to invite you to the sixth annual CWI Native Plant Sale on Saturday, April 15, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the east...
Do you like board games? Do you like winning prizes? Do you like to just have fun? Join the CWI Entrepreneurs Club on Saturday, April 22, for the Settlers of Catan Tournament. The event will take...
The 2017 SkillsUSA State Conference took place Thursday and Friday, April 6 and 7. College of Western Idaho (CWI) swept away the competition with 41 competitors, 33 medal winners, and 37 medals (4...
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CWI Student and Scholarship Recipient Stuart Tice

CWI Agriculture Science major Stuart Tice is being rewarded thanks to a generous donation from a fellow student.

CWI Student and Scholarship Donor Mitch Coats

A CWI student becomes the first to invest in a fellow student through the CWI Foundation, creating a scholarship to inspire others.

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.

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Science is a Verb: Detecting Touch

College of Western Idaho’s (CWI) Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics programs are excited to share new episodes of the 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 this...

The seasons have changed and it is time for the annual migration of monarch butterflies. After traveling hundreds of miles from their natal grounds, most of the monarchs living in the Western United States will spend the winter nestled in eucalyptus trees along the California coast. Those in the...

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...

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This semester, students from the College of Western Idaho (CWI) are exploring what it takes to be a STEM teacher. These students are enrolled in IDoTeach courses here at CWI which are designed to encourage Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math majors to consider careers in teaching. Thanks...

Angie Smith, the founder of Stronger Shines the Light Inside, will be the keynote speaker at this year's CWI Connections Project event.

College of Western Idaho’s (CWI) Connections Project is being held on April 27, 2017 at the Nampa Campus Academic Building. The Connections Project is an annual event that provides an opportunity for CWI and the surrounding community to make connections, educate others, and inspire...

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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...


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