College of Western Idaho Celebrates State-of-the-Industry Facility

Published: September 14, 2012

MEDIA ADVISORYCollege of Western Idaho Board of Trustees and President Bert Glandon are excited to announce a dedication and grand opening event will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 18, to celebrate the new CWI Micron Center for Professional Technical Education.

September 18 – 2 p.m.
Micron Center for Professional Technical Education
5725 E. Franklin Rd.
Nampa, Idaho

The dedication and grand opening event will feature a ribbon cutting, refreshments, and guided tours of the facility. Guest speakers include First Lady Lori Otter and Nampa Mayor Tom Dale who will discuss the impact the new center will have on the region.

CWI is thrilled to introduce the Treasure Valley to this 176,000 square foot, state-of-the-industry facility that is providing professional-technical and workforce development training opportunities to support local industry. The Micron Center is home to nine CWI professional-technical programs and comprehensive student services. Doors opened for class at the Micron Center on Aug. 27, 2012.

Jennifer Couch                                                

(208) 562-3508 (office)                        


About the College of Western Idaho:

The College of Western Idaho is a comprehensive community college fostering student development academically, as well as occupationally. CWI has seven campus locations throughout Southwest Idaho providing higher education and 21st Century technical skills acquisition. The college is dedicated to improving the community’s economic well-being by responding with highly-educated and productive graduates. The foundation for the area’s only community college was created by a supermajority of voters in Ada and Canyon counties on May 22, 2007. For more information, visit or call (208) 562-3000.


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