Kim Scheffer: Integrated Studies Faculty
"Regardless of age, background, or past experiences, CWI gives people an opportunity to be successful in college, become educated, and flourish."
Steve Silva: Heavy Equipment Technician 2016
"CWI played a massive role in empowering me to go after my dreams. I went from a farm kid who didn’t have a lot of confidence to feeling like I could do anything I set my mind to.”
Heather Williams: Psychology, Sociology 2019
"At CWI, I felt important and not just another student in a chair. The faculty and staff go above and beyond to help students be successful... Because of CWI, my dreams are coming true."
Edmundo Almanza: Liberal Arts, Sign Language Studies 2019
"CWI empowered me to believe in myself and in a better future... I hope to inspire everyone around me in furthering their education no matter what circumstances they might have in their life."
Karen Gregory: Biology, Biology-Natural Resources 2014/15
“I was able to get my job because I went back to college and finished my degrees. Because of CWI, I am where I am today."
Amanda Graham: Sociology 2012
“CWI had an incredible impact on my life. I left with an associate degree and zero student loan debt which, I think, is pretty empowering! Because of CWI, I went from a shy, young girl to a confident leader."
Reggie Jayne: History Faculty
"I believe in providing students an opportunity to engage with the great thinkers of our collective past in order to profit in their own lives and futures."
Oscar Meza: Software Development 2015
“At CWI, I received a great foundation learning about software I use every day in my job. It helped me to learn the skills I need to adapt to changes in my industry.”
Yolonda Barnes: Administrative Specialist Faculty
“When our students are empowered, our College is empowered! It’s always fun to help students connect the dots – not only in the classroom, but in their lives and community.”