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Eastern Wyoming College in Douglas, will be closed Friday, April 8 for EWC’s IT Department to update systems. Offices will reopen on Monday April 11.

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Eastern Wyoming College in Douglas, will be closed Friday, March 11 for EWC’s IT Department to update systems. Offices will reopen on Monday March 14.

Eastern Wyoming College in Douglas will be closed for Thanksgiving

Eastern Wyoming College in Douglas will be closed November 27 through November 29 for Thanksgiving. College offices will reopen Monday December 2.

Contact: Margaret Farley, Associate vice President for Academic Services, 307.624.7010

 

Thanksgiving Closure – Douglas

Eastern Wyoming College in Douglas will close at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, November 21 and will be closed through November 23rd for Thanksgiving. College offices will reopen Monday November 26.

New Employees Introduced to Eastern Wyoming College

EWC new employees at the Douglas campus are left to right Blanca Jaime, and Matthew Buchhammer

EWC new employees at the Douglas campus are left to right Blanca Jaime, and Matthew Buchhammer

Eastern Wyoming College in Douglas recently welcomed new employees to campus.

Blanca Jaime, is the new Office Assistant. She has an Associate of Applied Science degree in Business Office Technology, and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with accounting emphasis, from Chadron State College. Blanca was a Paraprofessional and Interpreter for Converse County School District # 1 and is fluent in Spanish.

Matthew Buchhammer, is the new Adult Learning Center Coordinator-Instructor. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Philosophy, from the University of Wyoming, and a Master of Arts in Education in Community Mental Health Counseling from Chadron State College.

Matthew also holds an Elementary Education Teaching Certificate in Nebraska, a Wyoming Professional Counselor license and is Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board certified in Counseling and Elementary Education.

“The Douglas Campus and its students will benefit from the expertise and knowledge that Matt and Blanca will bring to our organization. We are excited to have Matt and Blanca be a part of the EWC team,” said Margaret Farley, Associate Vice President for Academic Services.

EWC Douglas Campus highlights upcoming Flu Shot Clinic

Eastern Wyoming College in Douglas announces a flu shot clinic to be held on Friday October 6, from 7:00 am – 1:00 pm in the nursing lab, room 131. The cost of the flu shot is $20.

This clinic is sponsored by the Converse County Public Health and the EWC nursing students. Refreshments will be provided.

For more information, please contact Suzey Delger, Director of Nursing, 307.624.7020 or Suzey.delger@ewc.wy.edu

Financial Aid Frenzy offers free FAFSA help in Douglas

Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is a vital step in getting help to pay for college.  By attending Financial Aid Frenzy on October 6, students and families can get free, expert help in filling out this important form online at fafsa.gov.

Financial Aid Frenzy will be held from 1-3 pm at the Eastern Wyoming College Douglas Campus located at 800 South Wind River Drive. College-bound students must complete the 2018-2019 FAFSA to qualify for federal financial aid, which includes Pell Grants, Supplemental Grants, and Work-Study, as well as student and parent loans, for the 2018-2019 academic year. In addition, some types of state aid, and many institutional scholarships and grants offered by colleges, universities and vocational/technical schools require FAFSA info to determine eligibility. FAFSA assistance is available to any student wanting to attend any college; all are welcome to attend this event.

Students 23 years of age or younger should attend the Financial Aid Frenzy with at least one parent and bring their parents’ and their own completed 2016 IRS tax returns, W-2 forms, and other 2016 income, asset and benefits information. Students 24 years of age or older may attend and bring their (and their spouses, if applicable) own completed 2016 tax returns W-2 forms, and other 2016 income, asset and benefits information.

All necessary materials, such as pens, pencils, calculators, and computers to complete the FAFSA will be provided.  This event is free and open to anyone seeking assistance with the FAFSA.

For more information about the FAFSA Frenzy on the Douglas Campus call 307.624.7000. For financial aid questions, call the Financial Aid Office at 307.532.8224.

EWC Weather Closure — Douglas

Due to the weather, the Eastern Wyoming College Douglas Campus will be closing at 5 pm today.  All evening classes for Tuesday, February 7, 2017 are canceled.

EWC taking registrations for upcoming CNA course to be held at Douglas Campus

Eastern Wyoming College will be offering a Certified Nurse Assistant course at the Douglas Campus, Tuesday and Thursdays, March 1 through April 27, 5:30 to 9:25 pm.

This class is worth 4 transferable college credits. It requires a background check and TB test. Space is limited to 12 students, and students are encouraged to register early. Workforce scholarships may be available to those students who qualify.

For more information or to register for this course please contact the Douglas Campus at 307.624.7000.

The Eastern Wyoming College Douglas Campus will close today

The Eastern Wyoming College Douglas Campus will close today, Monday, December 05, 2016 at 4:30 pm due to the weather.  All Monday night classes and activities at the Douglas Campus are cancelled.  For updated information visit the EWC website at ewc.wy.edu or follow Eastern Wyoming College on Facebook and Twitter.