GISS-Wyoming 2016

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In collaboration with the Wyoming Association of Community College Trustees (WACCT), all seven of Wyoming’s community colleges and the Wyoming Community College Commission (WCCC) participated in a Governance Institute for Student Success at Casper College in Casper, Wyoming on June 2 & 3, 2016.

Over 45 college trustees, presidents, commissioners and college administrators participated in a variety of presentations, learning activities and student data reviews for two days to develop and refine their student success agendas. It was a fruitful time for Wyoming’s educational leaders across the state to work together and share best practices to focus on student success data and governing board training. 


Participating colleges included:

Participating colleges included:

  • Casper College
  • Central Wyoming College
  • Eastern Wyoming College
  • Laramie County Community College
  • Northern Wyoming Community College
  • Northwest College
  • Western Wyoming Community College           
  • Wyoming Community College Commission (WCCC)
  • Wyoming Association of Community College Trustees (WACCT)


Wyoming 2016 Dr Darren Devine

 Laramie County Community College President Dr Joe Schaffer and his board members


Northwest Wyoming College President Dr Stefani Hicswa


GISS Wyoming 2016 in Casper Eastern Wyoming College President Dr Richard Patterson


Later WWCC President Leach stands with ACCT Executive Vice President Dr Narcisa Polonio


Western Wyoming Community College President Dr Karla Leach

Initiated by the Wyoming Association of Community College Trustees, GISS-Wyoming, June 2-3, 2016, brought smiles to the 45 trustees, presidents, commissioners and college administrators who participated in the two-day event in the Student Union Building at Casper College, Casper, WY.  Photo by Justin Pearson.

GISS-Wyoming video 


Testimony of GISS Impact from President Stefani Hicswa.

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