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SC to host Saturday University Feb. 25 @ Sheridan College Whitney Academic Center
Feb 25 @ 8:30 am – 1:45 pm

SHERIDAN — Go back to college for a day — minus the tests, stress and homework. Join other attendees for three lectures, delivered by top-notch professors who will enlighten and entertain you as part of Saturday U, the free one-day college education on Feb. 25.

Attend one, two or all three Saturday University lectures from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Sheridan College. There is no pre-registration necessary and the lectures are free and open to the public. The day wraps up with a lunch and conversation as the professors explore links among their topics.

Saturday University is a collaborative program connecting popular UW professors with Wyoming residents who have a desire to learn.

Saturday University is sponsored by the University of Wyoming, University of Wyoming Foundation and the Wyoming Humanities Council.

The program is presented locally by Sheridan College, the Wyoming Humanities Council, and the UW outreach School.

The schedule for the day is as follows:

8:30 a.m. — doors open

8:30-8:50 a.m. — free coffee and pastries

8:50-9 a.m. — welcome and opening remarks

9 a.m. — “How the Brain Learns to See: Studying Tadpoles to Understand People” presented by Kara Pratt, assistant professor of zoology and physiology at UW

10-10:10 a.m. — break

10:15 a.m. — “Democracy’s Past, Democracy’s Future: Problems and Possibilities” presented by Scott Henkel, assistant professor of English at UW

11:15-11:25 a.m. — break

11:30 a.m. — “Will We Ever Have Beautiful Forests Again? Bark Beetles, Resilience and Future Forests” presented by Daniel Tinker, associate professor of botany at UW

12:30-1:45 p.m. — lunch and questions and answer session with presenters

The program will take place at the Sheridan College Whitney Academic Center, located at 3059 Coffeen Ave.

 
Feb
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Tue
Luminous Brewhouse to host Martin Sexton @ Luminous Brewhouse
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Luminous Brewhouse will host musician Martin Sexton for a one-night addition to his national tour at 7 p.m. Tuesday. 

Sexton will extend his 2017 tour in support of his ninth studio release, “Mixtape of the Open Road.” 

“We have a great space, and fill a niche in Sheridan,” Luminous owner Seth Orr said.

“We are excited to host Martin Sexton,” he continued. “Sharing music like this with the Sheridan community is our way of saying thank you to our patrons — and to the whole town.”

Syracuse native Sexton got his start singing in the streets and subways of Boston in the early ‘90s. He has headlined venues from The Fillmore to Carnegie Hall and his songs have appeared in television series such as “Scrubs,” “Parenthood” and “Masters of Sex” as well as numerous films.

Tickets for the show can be purchased on Brown Paper Tickets, at: http://martinsexton-luminous.bpt.me/.

Luminous Brewhouse is located at 504 Broadway St.

 
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SC to conduct ‘Intense Innovation’ course @ Sheridan College Broadway Center
Mar 1 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Sheridan College and Timberline Training will host a course on Intense Innovation from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Broadway Center.

The goal of the course is to help create a thriving culture of innovation within an organization. It will teach personal innovation skills, innovative idea creation and a process for implementation.

The cost of the course is $200, which includes lunch.

For additional information, call Matt Melinkovich at 307-567-8171. 

To register for the class, call 307-686-0254, ext. 1431.

The Sheridan College Broadway Center is located at 245 Broadway St.

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Brubeck Brothers to perform at Whitney Center for the Arts 7:30 pm
Brubeck Brothers to perform at Whitney Center for the Arts @ Sheridan College
Feb 2 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
SHERIDAN — The Whitney Center for the Arts at Sheridan College will welcome the jazz ensemble, The Brubeck Brothers Quartet on Feb. 2 at 7:30 p.m. Sons of jazz legend, Dave Brubeck, Chris and Dan Brubeck[...]
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Ken Lavigne to perform at the WYO 7:30 pm
Ken Lavigne to perform at the WYO @ WYO Theater
Feb 7 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
SHERIDAN — Singer Ken Lavigne will perform at the WYO Theater Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.  Joined by a two-piece ensemble, Lavigne takes his audience on a journey, retelling his personal campaign to sing at Carnegie[...]
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Lecture to focus on the ‘Peopling of the Americas’ 7:00 pm
Lecture to focus on the ‘Peopling of the Americas’ @ Sheridan College
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
SHERIDAN — Sheridan College will host Bjarne Kristiansen for a faculty lecture entitled “The Peopling of the Americas: Who got here first?” on Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. There is much conjecture on who first[...]
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Local AARP chapter to gather Friday 5:30 pm
Local AARP chapter to gather Friday @ Heritage Towers
Feb 10 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
SHERIDAN — AARP Chapter 676 will meet in the Heritage Towers dining room Friday beginning at 5:30 p.m. with a potluck dinner. Trip’n for Biscuits, a folk, bluegrass and good-times band from Sheridan will perform.[...]
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SC to host auditions for music scholarships Feb. 11 9:00 am
SC to host auditions for music scholarships Feb. 11 @ Whitney Center for the Arts at Sheridan College
Feb 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College Music Department will hold music scholarship auditions on Saturday, Feb. 11, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Whitney Center for the Arts at Sheridan College. SC offers scholarships for[...]
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American Idol winner to perform at WYO 7:30 pm
American Idol winner to perform at WYO @ WYO Theater
Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
SHERIDAN — The winner of the 2006 season of American Idol, Taylor Hicks, will perform at the WYO Theater on Tuesday. The show is set to begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for adults cost $32.[...]
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Dwight Yoakam VIP tickets available 7:30 pm
Dwight Yoakam VIP tickets available @ WYO Theater
Feb 15 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
SHERIDAN — Dwight Yoakam, American singer-songwriter, will perform at the WYO Theater on Feb. 15 at 7:30 p.m. While main floor and balcony tickets are sold out, VIP tickets are still available. The VIP package[...]
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SC to host Gresl in concert Friday 7:30 pm
SC to host Gresl in concert Friday @ Sheridan College
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
SHERIDAN — Sheridan College will host Jason Gresl at the Whitney Center for the Arts Concert Hall on Friday at 7:30 p.m. Gresl, a clarinetist, has performed in a variety of orchestral and chamber music[...]
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WYO Theater to host ‘Artrageous’ show 7:30 pm
WYO Theater to host ‘Artrageous’ show @ WYO Theater
Feb 18 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
SHERIDAN — While a high-energy, fast-paced, color-enhanced performance sounds like something geared toward children, both WYO Theater executive director Erin Butler and the show’s performers are quick to correct that misconception. Artrageous — an interactive[...]
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SC to host Saturday University Feb. 25 8:30 am
SC to host Saturday University Feb. 25 @ Sheridan College Whitney Academic Center
Feb 25 @ 8:30 am – 1:45 pm
SHERIDAN — Go back to college for a day — minus the tests, stress and homework. Join other attendees for three lectures, delivered by top-notch professors who will enlighten and entertain you as part of[...]
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Luminous Brewhouse to host Martin Sexton 7:00 pm
Luminous Brewhouse to host Martin Sexton @ Luminous Brewhouse
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
SHERIDAN — Luminous Brewhouse will host musician Martin Sexton for a one-night addition to his national tour at 7 p.m. Tuesday.  Sexton will extend his 2017 tour in support of his ninth studio release, “Mixtape of[...]

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