performing arts http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Sheridan College Receives $25 Million Donation http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/sheridan-college-receives-25-million-donation <p>Sheridan College announced Tuesday that it has received the largest gift in the history of the school—a $25.3 million commitment from educational foundation Whitney Benefits.</p><p>The college says $16 million of the donation will be used to renovate and expand the fine and performing arts wing of Sheridan’s Whitney Academic Center. The funds will also help improve parking and renovate the Technical Education Center.</p><p>Whitney Benefits President Tom Kinnison says the updates at Sheridan College are much-needed and have been on the school’s to-do list for decades.</p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:37:31 +0000 Aaron Schrank 61024 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Sheridan College Receives $25 Million Donation Playwright Gregory Hinton talk about his latest project, Waiting for a Chinook http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/playwright-gregory-hinton-talk-about-his-latest-project-waiting-chinook <p>Waiting For A Chinook will close out the Snowy Range Summer Theatre season this year. The story follows a reporter from the city who returns to his Western hometown to search for meaning in the writings of his late father.</p><p>I spoke to author Gregory Hinton, who, like his hero, returned to Wyoming from California to seek out his own father’s writings in archives of the Cody Enterprise, where G.C. Kip Hinton was an editor.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 18:45:22 +0000 Irina Zhorov 43366 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Playwright Gregory Hinton talk about his latest project, Waiting for a Chinook