2017 Media

Dec. 5, 2017 - Early childhood liaison aims to improve kindergarten readiness Nov. 22, 2017 - WYO Performing Arts And Education Center Opens In Sheridan  Nov. 18, 2017 - Video: Legacy of Edward A. Whitney Nov. 17, 2017 - Whitney Was First, But Not Last Nov. 16, 2017 - E.A. Whitney’s name lives on 100 years after his death Nov. 15, 2017 - A center for the arts: Partial renovations unveiled, $1.4 million needed to complete project Nov. 15, 2017 - Expanding the Arts in Sheridan Nov. 10, 2017 - ENDOW Vice Chairman Speaks at Rotary Nov. 6, 2017 - Schools Honored for Exceeding Expectations Oct. 16, 2017 - SCSD2 adds modern technology electives Oct. 12, 2017 -  Labs part of modernizing computer degree options Sept. 21, 2017 - Woodland Park Garden Project Sept. 12, 2017 - Sheridan College to Celebrate First Ever Whitney Days Sept. 11, 2017 - UW’s Neeson Named Edward A. Whitney Endowed Nursing Chair August 27, 2017 - WYO Theater expansion means more theater, music, community collaboration August 24, 2017 - College tech center renovation moving forward July 29, 2017 - Sheridan’s first newspaper told it like it was  July 13, 2017 - CliftonLarsonAllen blog - Sheridan, WY June 7, 2017 - Behind the curtain, construction, progress at the WYO May 16, 2017 - Rooted in Wyoming expands projects May 2, 2017 - Sheridan Chronicles: History Revisited | Sheridan Schools | Sheridan College | Sheridan Creamery April 13, 2017 - Whitney, SC to Mark Life, Legacy March 24, 2017 - Sheridan College faculty and friends performed at Whitney Center March 1, 2017 - SC still waiting on state funds to arrive for tech center project February 24, 2017 - Despite budget cuts, NWCCD plans for growth February 23, 2017 - College Tech Center Awaits Funding February 22, 2017 - Mars Agriculture Center  February 8, 2017 - First Floor of Hallmark Building to be Completed by Fall January 17, 2017 - Work Underway to Expand WYO Theater

3rd Annual Whitney Benefits Education Summit - Nov. 14, 2016

High Quality Early Childhood Development Held at the Whitney Center for the Arts at Sheridan College

Historic Media

February 2, 1963 - Editorial: Both Will More Than Measure Up January 31, 1963 - Whitney Building next to YMCA October 10, 1959 - Art Classes Aim to Spur Creativeness February 11, 1959 - New Campus Continues Progress at Community College May 20, 1957 - E.A. Whitney Founder of First Bank April 19, 1952 - Student Loans and the YMCA November 19, 1917 - E. A. Whitney Death Notice

1980s Media

November 20, 1984 - Whitney Benefits Asks Why November 20, 1984 - Coal Exchange Draws Protests November 19, 1984 - Kiewit Coal Tract Exchange Protested October 3, 1984 - Kiewit, Whitney Filing Suit Against State March 8, 1984 - BLM accused of misusing lease; residents discuss area coal leases January 20, 1983 - Whitney Media Release

1990s Media

December 20, 1999 - Supplemental Information Concerning Whitney Benefits December 20, 1999 - Guest Opinion: District 2 appointments to Whitney inappropriate December 14, 1999 - Trustee Concerns April 1995 - Summary of 1995 Activities April 1995 - Lawsuit Settlement February 11, 1994 - Compound Interest Judgement September 19, 1992 - Silver Threads: Prepetual thanks due to philanthropist Whitney February 20, 1992 - Apportion Award Case November 4, 1991 - Supreme Court rules in favor of Whitney-Kiewit February 28, 1991 - Whitney $140 million award upheld March 1, 1991 - Kemper's Komments

2002 Media

December 24, 2002 - Ice Work December 17, 2002 - Cool Glide December 13, 2002 - Rush to the Rink December 10, 2002 - Grand Opening of Whitney Ice Rink December 3, 2002 - Whitney Benefits request passes on third reading November 29, 2002 - Zamboni Zone November 29, 2002 - Whitney Benefits Ordinance Due Second Reading November 29, 2002 - Ice Rink First Step In 'Community Hub' November 23, 2002 - On Ice November 19, 2002 - SRO crowd supports street, alley closures November 7, 2002 - Whitney Benefits proposal goes to City Council November 5, 2002 - District 2 needs to rethink voc-ed October 25, 2002 - Whitney plans get favorable reviews October 25, 2002 - Mandel Cabin sited at Whitney Commons October 22, 2002 - Whitney Unveils Proposals September 24, 2002 - Education Report: Whitney Benefits seeks to bring community together August 27, 2002 - Whitney Joins Ice Arena Project August 23, 2002 - Whitney Benefits awards vocational education grants August 16, 2002 - Vocational Educational Grants August 14, 2002 - Whitney purchase of RENEW building August 8, 2002 - Whitney Benefits buys former RENEW building April 16, 2002 - City agrees to Whitney land swap April 12, 2002 - Hearing called on proposed land swap March 13, 2002 - Foundatins for better community life January 31, 2002 - Loans now available in Johnson County January 2, 2002 - Opinion: Behind-the-scenes deals not good for public, school district Whitney Commons coming soon College Receives Whitney Funds Whitney Announces Sheridan College Gift

2003 Media

December 4, 2003 - Appointment to Whitney board voided November 25, 2003 - Letter to the Editor November 21, 2003 - Smooth As Ice November 13, 2003 - Whitney Vocational Community Center October 31, 2003 - Whitney Park Tour with Lummis October 21, 2003 - Scott-Broadway project receives federal funding October 17, 2003 - Whitney Benefits plans expansion October 16, 2003 - Whitney Benefits purchases MDU building September 30, 2003 - Whitney Commons opens August 18, 2003 - Volunteers Spruce Up Community Ice Rink August 14, 2003 - Whitney eyes fall opening for Commons July 1, 2003 - Whitney Announces Skateboard Park Community Involvement Meeting

2006 Media

December 29, 2006 - Whitney Benefits continues its support of YMCA December 21, 2006 - SC first to meet $4.5 million challenge December 19, 2006 - Whitney boosts Fulmer expansion funds | Sheridan Press November 28, 2006 - A shot in the arm (Nursing Endowment) November 21, 2006 - Whitney Benefits SC $1 million gift November 6, 2006 - Burgess Bridge Dedicated November 1, 2006 - Dedication of Henry Burgess Bridge Press Release October 26, 2006 - No movement yet on possible street extension September 28, 2006 - SLIB funds approved for Woodland Park September 13, 2006 - Woodpland Park Subdivision funding September 1, 2006 - Whitney Commons to be used for field trips by SC August 12, 2006 - Whitney Benefits donates water August 8, 2006 - Whitney Benefits offers more water for City parks August 7, 2006 - 27,760,613 Gallons of Water Offered June 27, 2006 - Pathway Improvements July 15, 2006 - SC Technical Building receives $46,000 from Whitney Benefits | Sheridan Press June 3, 2006 - Freudenthal visits Sheridan & Whitney Benefits May 26, 2006 - $169,000 from Whitney Benefits Creates Grants Development office at SC | Sheridan Press May 17, 2006 - Footing the bridge May 2, 2006 - Whitney Plaza gets final OK March 10, 2006 - Master Plan February 25, 2006 - Whitney President speaks at First Christian Church February 14, 2006 - Whitney Plaza Gets Green Light from Planning Commission February 6, 2006 - Crate Yields Historic Documents February 1, 2006 - Treasure chest found at YMCA January 26, 2006 - Whitney Work, photo of infrastructure installation January 5, 2006 - Crushing old Foundations for New CMS January 3, 2006 - Whitney Plaza up for final approval Whitney Community Vocational Center

2007 Media

November 17, 2007 -  Whitney Benefits Honored November 7, 2007 -  Whitney Honored for Contributions to Sheridan College Whitney Donates Land Plans in play for CMS site September 22, 2007 - Farmers' Market this year a wonderful scene September 22, 2007 - Whitney moves; good news September 22, 2007 - Sheridan College gets big donation September 21, 2007 - Sheridan College gets $1.25M donation September 21, 2007 - UW commits to continued partnership with Sheridan College September 21, 2007 - Trustees receive Whitney Benefits Grant September 21, 2007 - Donation boosts ag offerings September 20, 2007 - Big Gift September 20, 2007 - Whitney Benefits Gift Creates UW Agriculture Degree Opportunity at SC September 18, 2007 - City annexs 97 acres September 14, 2007 - End of the Season for Farmers' Market September 13, 2007 - 65 acre Whitney annexation September 12, 2007 - Land for new Woodland Park School September 12, 2007 - Planners, residents debate zoning options September 12, 2007 - City coffers would expand if annexation proposal passes September 12, 2007 - Annexation requested because District 2 wants school in city September 12, 2007 - Annexation would be step in Sheridan's expansion toward Big Horn August 21, 2007 - First reading of annexation approved August 14, 2007 - Endowed Nursing Chair August 11, 2007 - Business is brisk at Sheridan's Farmers' Market July 2007 - Pioneers in Historic Preservation July 1, 2007 - The Bizarre and Unsettling Saga of Whitney Benefits by Samual Western from The Next West: Public Lands, Community, and Economy in the American West June 26, 2007 - More business development on Coffeen? May 18, 2007 - Whitney Benefits honored for its support of SC May 15, 2007 - Sheridan College Teacher Education: 2 + 2 + 2 March 9, 2007 - SC Build's Second Greenhouse February 14, 2007 - Sheridan College updates master plan thanks to Whitney Grant

2012 Media

October 18, 2012 - Local historians claim State Historical Society honors

Whitney Benefits Education Forum - January 27, 2014

Held at the Edward A. Whitney Academic Center at Sheridan College

2nd Annual Whitney Benefits Education Summit - March 10, 2015

Promises, Pathways, Perspectives: College Readiness for Our High School Students Held at the Edward A. Whitney Academic Center at Sheridan College

2014 Media

November 29, 2014 - "Community Voices" - Whitney's Wise Investments by Mary Ellen McWilliams November 4, 2014 - Publisher's Notebook November 4, 2014 - Edward A Whitney's Greatest Gifts - Part I Fall 2014 - Learning By Design 2014 Outstanding Project September 18, 2014 - Nonprofit Group Accepts Gift of Sheridan Ice Rink August 22, 2014 - SC hires endowed nursing chair made possible by Whitney Benefits August 11, 2014 - Whitney Benefits Grant Helps College Nursing Program August 8, 2014 - Whitney Benefits To Fund Part-time Instructor for SC Nursing Program August 7, 2014 - Group Continues Gathering Support For Aquatics Project August 2, 2014 - Making a splash July 9, 2014 - Foundation Gives $25 Million to 2-Year College in Wyoming July 8, 2014 - Whitney Benefits commits $25.3 million to SC July 8, 2014 - Creative partnership leads to more elders, families and students served July 8, 2014 - Tech Center Update July 8, 2014 - Whitney Benefits and Sheridan College announce $25.3 million investment May 22, 2014 - Sheridan College Academic Center named “Project of Distinction” April 9, 2014 - Whitney Benefits Invests in Economy Via Education March 25, 2014 - Letter to the Editor: SCSD2 actions merit review, accountability March 25, 2014 - Whitney, SCSD2 move toward ending conflict March 24, 2014 - Latest Whitney Letter Attempts Position Clarification; School Board Chair Says Moving On March 21, 2014 - SCSD2: Whitney board member escalating conflict March 18, 2014 - Whitney, School Disagreement Continues March 16, 2014 - Whitney Benefits, School District Dispute Causes Confusion March 13. 2014 - School Board Chair Accuses Whitney President of Creating Conflict March 6, 2014 - Whitney board fears SCSD2 trying to influence members March 4, 2014 - County attorney, AG consider civil penalties against school district February 28, 2014 - Whitney President Says Can't Support School District Projects February 28, 2014 - Letter to the Editor: School board controls SCSD2 public money February 27, 2014 - Withstanding years of challenges February 27, 2014 - Lawyering up February 21, 2014 - SCSD2 misled public about rec facility February 14, 2014 - Press: SCSD2 violated Open Meetings Act February 6, 2014 - Committee considering multipurpose facility January 28, 2014 - Education proponents discuss plans

2015 Media

December 19, 2015 - Whitney Rink at the M&M's Center History December 18, 2015 - Whitney Commons: Thirsty Cowboy November 24, 2015 - UW Recognizes Whitney Benefits, Sheridan College November 6, 2015 - Whitney Center for the Arts November 3, 2015 - Colleges take Wyoming machining into the future October 9, 2015 - SC named UW community partner  October 8, 2015 - UW School of Nursing Honors Community Partners Fall 2015 - UW Ag News September 16, 2015 - Marking an occasion September 14, 2015 - Out of the Darkness Community Walk September 14, 2015 - Out of Darkness September 10, 2015 - Whitney Benefits Sells Sheridan Soccer Fields September 10, 2015 - Local foundation announces sale of land for aquatic center September 5, 2015 - Out of the Darkness Walk to be held Sept. 12 September 1, 2015 - 4th Annual Brewfest Packs in the Crowds August 28, 2015 - Walk to End Alzheimer’s August 28, 2015 - Column: Walk the walk! Walk to End Alzheimer’s August 26, 2015 - Suds n’ Spurs Brewfest: Food, music and craft beer August 26, 2015 - New Location For This Year’s Suds n’ Spurs Brewfest July 21, 2015 - SC continues construction on Whitney Center for the Arts Summer 2015 - Edward A. Whtney and His Lieutenants May 21, 2015 - SC Nursing Students Honored by Whitney Benefits May 13, 2015 - Publisher's Notebook: Carlson Evans to share inspiration at Sheridan College graduation April 29, 2015 - Sheridan Hosts Several Top Grantmakers April 16, 2015 - UW professor boost helps Sheridan College team advance to national Innovation Challenge finals March 24, 2015 - The Cost of Growth: Nonprofit Dollars Pile Up for Local Construction Projects March 11, 2015 - Education Summit Explores Missing 'C' In College, Career Readiness March 11, 2015 - Wiest Challenges Audience to Awaken a Generation
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Community Reports

2017  |  2016  |  2015  |  2014  |  2013  |  2012  |  2011  |  2010  |  2009  |  2008  |  2007  |  2006  |  2005  |  2004
October 31, 2016 - WYO expansion project to begin in ‘17  October 8, 2016 - Whitney Center for the Arts Inagural Concert October 3, 2016 - Whitney Center for the Arts Grand Opening Saturday October 1, 2016 - Colorado Symphony to open Whitney Center for the Arts October 1, 2016 - Whitney Center for the Arts creates opportunities for creative economy September 17, 2016 - Best Seats in the House August 31, 2016 - Whintey Commons groomed well August 27, 2016 - People Pack Into Whitney Commons for Brewfest August 19, 2016 - Whitney Commons Fountain Photo 1, Photo 2, Photo 3 July 19, 2016 - Whitney Arts Center Nears Completion June 20, 2016 - Ag building scheduled for December completion May 23, 2016 - Sheridan College nursing students get real-world experience with two- week practicum May 6, 2016 - High-functioning 15-foot sundial tells Sheridan College's history April 26, 2016 - Whitney Art Center Nears Completion April 5, 2016 - New Position to Help Prepare Children For Kindergarten March 24, 2016 - Sheridan College Prepares for Tech Center Expansion, Renovation March 23, 2016 - Sheridan College plans Tech Center Expansion and Renovation March 23, 2016 - SC Gets Funding for Tech Expansion March 7, 2016 - Sheridan Press: Whitney Benefits gift supports SC computer programs March 7, 2016 - Whitney Benefits gift supports computer programs at SC January 9, 2016 - 2015 Year in Review Brinton Museum Fact Sheet

Media Links & Press Releases

Whitney Benefits
An Educational Foundation by the late Mr. Edward A. Whitney
© Whitney Benefits, Inc.  All Rights Reserved Phone: 307-674-7303

2017 Media

Dec. 5, 2017 - Early childhood liaison aims to improve kindergarten readiness Nov. 22, 2017 - WYO Performing Arts And Education Center Opens In Sheridan  Nov. 18, 2017 - Video: Legacy of Edward A. Whitney Nov. 17, 2017 - Whitney Was First, But Not Last Nov. 16, 2017 - E.A. Whitney’s name lives on 100 years after his death Nov. 15, 2017 - A center for the arts: Partial renovations unveiled, $1.4 million needed to complete project Nov. 15, 2017 - Expanding the Arts in Sheridan Nov. 10, 2017 - ENDOW Vice Chairman Speaks at Rotary Nov. 6, 2017 - Schools Honored for Exceeding Expectations Oct. 16, 2017 - SCSD2 adds modern technology electives Oct. 12, 2017 -  Labs part of modernizing computer degree options Sept. 21, 2017 - Woodland Park Garden Project Sept. 12, 2017 - Sheridan College to Celebrate First Ever Whitney Days Sept. 11, 2017 - UW’s Neeson Named Edward A. Whitney Endowed Nursing Chair August 27, 2017 - WYO Theater expansion means more theater, music, community collaboration August 24, 2017 - College tech center renovation moving forward July 29, 2017 - Sheridan’s first newspaper told it like it was  July 13, 2017 - CliftonLarsonAllen blog - Sheridan, WY June 7, 2017 - Behind the curtain, construction, progress at the WYO May 16, 2017 - Rooted in Wyoming expands projects May 2, 2017 - Sheridan Chronicles: History Revisited | Sheridan Schools | Sheridan College | Sheridan Creamery April 13, 2017 - Whitney, SC to Mark Life, Legacy March 24, 2017 - Sheridan College faculty and friends performed at Whitney Center March 1, 2017 - SC still waiting on state funds to arrive for tech center project February 24, 2017 - Despite budget cuts, NWCCD plans for growth February 23, 2017 - College Tech Center Awaits Funding February 22, 2017 - Mars Agriculture Center  February 8, 2017 - First Floor of Hallmark Building to be Completed by Fall January 17, 2017 - Work Underway to Expand WYO Theater

3rd Annual Whitney Benefits Education Summit - Nov. 14, 2016

High Quality Early Childhood Development Held at the Whitney Center for the Arts at Sheridan College

Historic Media

February 2, 1963 - Editorial: Both Will More Than Measure Up January 31, 1963 - Whitney Building next to YMCA October 10, 1959 - Art Classes Aim to Spur Creativeness February 11, 1959 - New Campus Continues Progress at Community College May 20, 1957 - E.A. Whitney Founder of First Bank April 19, 1952 - Student Loans and the YMCA November 19, 1917 - E. A. Whitney Death Notice

1980s Media

November 20, 1984 - Whitney Benefits Asks Why November 20, 1984 - Coal Exchange Draws Protests November 19, 1984 - Kiewit Coal Tract Exchange Protested October 3, 1984 - Kiewit, Whitney Filing Suit Against State March 8, 1984 - BLM accused of misusing lease; residents discuss area coal leases January 20, 1983 - Whitney Media Release

1990s Media

December 20, 1999 - Supplemental Information Concerning Whitney Benefits December 20, 1999 - Guest Opinion: District 2 appointments to Whitney inappropriate December 14, 1999 - Trustee Concerns April 1995 - Summary of 1995 Activities April 1995 - Lawsuit Settlement February 11, 1994 - Compound Interest Judgement September 19, 1992 - Silver Threads: Prepetual thanks due to philanthropist Whitney February 20, 1992 - Apportion Award Case November 4, 1991 - Supreme Court rules in favor of Whitney-Kiewit February 28, 1991 - Whitney $140 million award upheld March 1, 1991 - Kemper's Komments

2002 Media

December 24, 2002 - Ice Work December 17, 2002 - Cool Glide December 13, 2002 - Rush to the Rink December 10, 2002 - Grand Opening of Whitney Ice Rink December 3, 2002 - Whitney Benefits request passes on third reading November 29, 2002 - Zamboni Zone November 29, 2002 - Whitney Benefits Ordinance Due Second Reading November 29, 2002 - Ice Rink First Step In 'Community Hub' November 23, 2002 - On Ice November 19, 2002 - SRO crowd supports street, alley closures November 7, 2002 - Whitney Benefits proposal goes to City Council November 5, 2002 - District 2 needs to rethink voc-ed October 25, 2002 - Whitney plans get favorable reviews October 25, 2002 - Mandel Cabin sited at Whitney Commons October 22, 2002 - Whitney Unveils Proposals September 24, 2002 - Education Report: Whitney Benefits seeks to bring community together August 27, 2002 - Whitney Joins Ice Arena Project August 23, 2002 - Whitney Benefits awards vocational education grants August 16, 2002 - Vocational Educational Grants August 14, 2002 - Whitney purchase of RENEW building August 8, 2002 - Whitney Benefits buys former RENEW building April 16, 2002 - City agrees to Whitney land swap April 12, 2002 - Hearing called on proposed land swap March 13, 2002 - Foundatins for better community life January 31, 2002 - Loans now available in Johnson County January 2, 2002 - Opinion: Behind-the-scenes deals not good for public, school district Whitney Commons coming soon College Receives Whitney Funds Whitney Announces Sheridan College Gift

2003 Media

December 4, 2003 - Appointment to Whitney board voided November 25, 2003 - Letter to the Editor November 21, 2003 - Smooth As Ice November 13, 2003 - Whitney Vocational Community Center October 31, 2003 - Whitney Park Tour with Lummis October 21, 2003 - Scott-Broadway project receives federal funding October 17, 2003 - Whitney Benefits plans expansion October 16, 2003 - Whitney Benefits purchases MDU building September 30, 2003 - Whitney Commons opens August 18, 2003 - Volunteers Spruce Up Community Ice Rink August 14, 2003 - Whitney eyes fall opening for Commons July 1, 2003 - Whitney Announces Skateboard Park Community Involvement Meeting

2006 Media

December 29, 2006 - Whitney Benefits continues its support of YMCA December 21, 2006 - SC first to meet $4.5 million challenge December 19, 2006 - Whitney boosts Fulmer expansion funds | Sheridan Press November 28, 2006 - A shot in the arm (Nursing Endowment) November 21, 2006 - Whitney Benefits SC $1 million gift November 6, 2006 - Burgess Bridge Dedicated November 1, 2006 - Dedication of Henry Burgess Bridge Press Release October 26, 2006 - No movement yet on possible street extension September 28, 2006 - SLIB funds approved for Woodland Park September 13, 2006 - Woodpland Park Subdivision funding September 1, 2006 - Whitney Commons to be used for field trips by SC August 12, 2006 - Whitney Benefits donates water August 8, 2006 - Whitney Benefits offers more water for City parks August 7, 2006 - 27,760,613 Gallons of Water Offered June 27, 2006 - Pathway Improvements July 15, 2006 - SC Technical Building receives $46,000 from Whitney Benefits | Sheridan Press June 3, 2006 - Freudenthal visits Sheridan & Whitney Benefits May 26, 2006 - $169,000 from Whitney Benefits Creates Grants Development office at SC | Sheridan Press May 17, 2006 - Footing the bridge May 2, 2006 - Whitney Plaza gets final OK March 10, 2006 - Master Plan February 25, 2006 - Whitney President speaks at First Christian Church February 14, 2006 - Whitney Plaza Gets Green Light from Planning Commission February 6, 2006 - Crate Yields Historic Documents February 1, 2006 - Treasure chest found at YMCA January 26, 2006 - Whitney Work, photo of infrastructure installation January 5, 2006 - Crushing old Foundations for New CMS January 3, 2006 - Whitney Plaza up for final approval Whitney Community Vocational Center

2007 Media

November 17, 2007 -  Whitney Benefits Honored November 7, 2007 -  Whitney Honored for Contributions to Sheridan College Whitney Donates Land Plans in play for CMS site September 22, 2007 - Farmers' Market this year a wonderful scene September 22, 2007 - Whitney moves; good news September 22, 2007 - Sheridan College gets big donation September 21, 2007 - Sheridan College gets $1.25M donation September 21, 2007 - UW commits to continued partnership with Sheridan College September 21, 2007 - Trustees receive Whitney Benefits Grant September 21, 2007 - Donation boosts ag offerings September 20, 2007 - Big Gift September 20, 2007 - Whitney Benefits Gift Creates UW Agriculture Degree Opportunity at SC September 18, 2007 - City annexs 97 acres September 14, 2007 - End of the Season for Farmers' Market September 13, 2007 - 65 acre Whitney annexation September 12, 2007 - Land for new Woodland Park School September 12, 2007 - Planners, residents debate zoning options September 12, 2007 - City coffers would expand if annexation proposal passes September 12, 2007 - Annexation requested because District 2 wants school in city September 12, 2007 - Annexation would be step in Sheridan's expansion toward Big Horn August 21, 2007 - First reading of annexation approved August 14, 2007 - Endowed Nursing Chair August 11, 2007 - Business is brisk at Sheridan's Farmers' Market July 2007 - Pioneers in Historic Preservation July 1, 2007 - The Bizarre and Unsettling Saga of Whitney Benefits by Samual Western from The Next West: Public Lands, Community, and Economy in the American West June 26, 2007 - More business development on Coffeen? May 18, 2007 - Whitney Benefits honored for its support of SC May 15, 2007 - Sheridan College Teacher Education: 2 + 2 + 2 March 9, 2007 - SC Build's Second Greenhouse February 14, 2007 - Sheridan College updates master plan thanks to Whitney Grant

Whitney Benefits Education Forum - January 27, 2014

Held at the Edward A. Whitney Academic Center at Sheridan College

2012 Media

October 18, 2012 - Local historians claim State Historical Society honors

2nd Annual Whitney Benefits Education Summit - March 10, 2015

Promises, Pathways, Perspectives: College Readiness for Our High School Students Held at the Edward A. Whitney Academic Center at Sheridan College

2014 Media

November 29, 2014 - "Community Voices" - Whitney's Wise Investments by Mary Ellen McWilliams November 4, 2014 - Publisher's Notebook November 4, 2014 - Edward A Whitney's Greatest Gifts - Part I Fall 2014 - Learning By Design 2014 Outstanding Project September 18, 2014 - Nonprofit Group Accepts Gift of Sheridan Ice Rink August 22, 2014 - SC hires endowed nursing chair made possible by Whitney Benefits August 11, 2014 - Whitney Benefits Grant Helps College Nursing Program August 8, 2014 - Whitney Benefits To Fund Part-time Instructor for SC Nursing Program August 7, 2014 - Group Continues Gathering Support For Aquatics Project August 2, 2014 - Making a splash July 9, 2014 - Foundation Gives $25 Million to 2-Year College in Wyoming July 8, 2014 - Whitney Benefits commits $25.3 million to SC July 8, 2014 - Creative partnership leads to more elders, families and students served July 8, 2014 - Tech Center Update July 8, 2014 - Whitney Benefits and Sheridan College announce $25.3 million investment May 22, 2014 - Sheridan College Academic Center named “Project of Distinction” April 9, 2014 - Whitney Benefits Invests in Economy Via Education March 25, 2014 - Letter to the Editor: SCSD2 actions merit review, accountability March 25, 2014 - Whitney, SCSD2 move toward ending conflict March 24, 2014 - Latest Whitney Letter Attempts Position Clarification; School Board Chair Says Moving On March 21, 2014 - SCSD2: Whitney board member escalating conflict March 18, 2014 - Whitney, School Disagreement Continues March 16, 2014 - Whitney Benefits, School District Dispute Causes Confusion March 13. 2014 - School Board Chair Accuses Whitney President of Creating Conflict March 6, 2014 - Whitney board fears SCSD2 trying to influence members March 4, 2014 - County attorney, AG consider civil penalties against school district February 28, 2014 - Whitney President Says Can't Support School District Projects February 28, 2014 - Letter to the Editor: School board controls SCSD2 public money February 27, 2014 - Withstanding years of challenges February 27, 2014 - Lawyering up February 21, 2014 - SCSD2 misled public about rec facility February 14, 2014 - Press: SCSD2 violated Open Meetings Act February 6, 2014 - Committee considering multipurpose facility January 28, 2014 - Education proponents discuss plans

2015 Media

December 19, 2015 - Whitney Rink at the M&M's Center History December 18, 2015 - Whitney Commons: Thirsty Cowboy November 24, 2015 - UW Recognizes Whitney Benefits, Sheridan College November 6, 2015 - Whitney Center for the Arts November 3, 2015 - Colleges take Wyoming machining into the future October 9, 2015 - SC named UW community partner  October 8, 2015 - UW School of Nursing Honors Community Partners Fall 2015 - UW Ag News September 16, 2015 - Marking an occasion September 14, 2015 - Out of the Darkness Community Walk September 14, 2015 - Out of Darkness September 10, 2015 - Whitney Benefits Sells Sheridan Soccer Fields September 10, 2015 - Local foundation announces sale of land for aquatic center September 5, 2015 - Out of the Darkness Walk to be held Sept. 12 September 1, 2015 - 4th Annual Brewfest Packs in the Crowds August 28, 2015 - Walk to End Alzheimer’s August 28, 2015 - Column: Walk the walk! Walk to End Alzheimer’s August 26, 2015 - Suds n’ Spurs Brewfest: Food, music and craft beer August 26, 2015 - New Location For This Year’s Suds n’ Spurs Brewfest July 21, 2015 - SC continues construction on Whitney Center for the Arts Summer 2015 - Edward A. Whtney and His Lieutenants May 21, 2015 - SC Nursing Students Honored by Whitney Benefits May 13, 2015 - Publisher's Notebook: Carlson Evans to share inspiration at Sheridan College graduation April 29, 2015 - Sheridan Hosts Several Top Grantmakers April 16, 2015 - UW professor boost helps Sheridan College team advance to national Innovation Challenge finals March 24, 2015 - The Cost of Growth: Nonprofit Dollars Pile Up for Local Construction Projects March 11, 2015 - Education Summit Explores Missing 'C' In College, Career Readiness March 11, 2015 - Wiest Challenges Audience to Awaken a Generation
Each link opens in a new window. 2017     2016     2015     2014     2013     2012     2011     2010     2009     2008     2007     2006     2005     2004     2003     2002     2001     1990s     1980s     Historic
October 31, 2016 - WYO expansion project to begin in ‘17  October 8, 2016 - Whitney Center for the Arts Inagural Concert October 3, 2016 - Whitney Center for the Arts Grand Opening Saturday October 1, 2016 - Colorado Symphony to open Whitney Center for the Arts October 1, 2016 - Whitney Center for the Arts creates opportunities for creative economy September 17, 2016 - Best Seats in the House August 31, 2016 - Whintey Commons groomed well August 27, 2016 - People Pack Into Whitney Commons for Brewfest August 19, 2016 - Whitney Commons Fountain Photo 1, Photo 2, Photo 3 July 19, 2016 - Whitney Arts Center Nears Completion June 20, 2016 - Ag building scheduled for December completion May 23, 2016 - Sheridan College nursing students get real-world experience with two-week practicum May 6, 2016 - High-functioning 15-foot sundial tells Sheridan College's history April 26, 2016 - Whitney Art Center Nears Completion April 5, 2016 - New Position to Help Prepare Children For Kindergarten March 24, 2016 - Sheridan College Prepares for Tech Center Expansion, Renovation March 23, 2016 - Sheridan College plans Tech Center Expansion and Renovation March 23, 2016 - SC Gets Funding for Tech Expansion March 7, 2016 - Sheridan Press: Whitney Benefits gift supports SC computer programs March 7, 2016 - Whitney Benefits gift supports computer programs at SC January 9, 2016 - 2015 Year in Review Brinton Museum Fact Sheet

Community Reports

2017  |  2016  |  2015  |  2014  |  2013  |  2012  |  2011  |  2010  |  2009  |  2008  |  2007  |  2006  |  2005  |  2004

Media Links & Press Releases

Whitney Benefits
An Educational Foundation by the late Mr. Edward A. Whitney
© Whitney Benefits, Inc.  All Rights Reserved Phone: 307-674-7303

2017 Media

Dec. 5, 2017 - Early childhood liaison aims to improve kindergarten readiness Nov. 22, 2017 - WYO Performing Arts And Education Center Opens In Sheridan  Nov. 18, 2017 - Video: Legacy of Edward A. Whitney Nov. 17, 2017 - Whitney Was First, But Not Last Nov. 16, 2017 - E.A. Whitney’s name lives on 100 years after his death Nov. 15, 2017 - A center for the arts: Partial renovations unveiled, $1.4 million needed to complete project Nov. 15, 2017 - Expanding the Arts in Sheridan Nov. 10, 2017 - ENDOW Vice Chairman Speaks at Rotary Nov. 6, 2017 - Schools Honored for Exceeding Expectations Oct. 16, 2017 - SCSD2 adds modern technology electives Oct. 12, 2017 -  Labs part of modernizing computer degree options Sept. 21, 2017 - Woodland Park Garden Project Sept. 12, 2017 - Sheridan College to Celebrate First Ever Whitney Days Sept. 11, 2017 - UW’s Neeson Named Edward A. Whitney Endowed Nursing Chair August 27, 2017 - WYO Theater expansion means more theater, music, community collaboration August 24, 2017 - College tech center renovation moving forward July 29, 2017 - Sheridan’s first newspaper told it like it was  July 13, 2017 - CliftonLarsonAllen blog - Sheridan, WY June 7, 2017 - Behind the curtain, construction, progress at the WYO May 16, 2017 - Rooted in Wyoming expands projects May 2, 2017 - Sheridan Chronicles: History Revisited | Sheridan Schools  | Sheridan College | Sheridan Creamery April 13, 2017 - Whitney, SC to Mark Life, Legacy March 24, 2017 - Sheridan College faculty and friends performed at Whitney Center March 1, 2017 - SC still waiting on state funds to arrive for tech center project February 24, 2017 - Despite budget cuts, NWCCD plans for growth February 23, 2017 - College Tech Center Awaits Funding February 22, 2017 - Mars Agriculture Center  February 8, 2017 - First Floor of Hallmark Building to be Completed by Fall January 17, 2017 - Work Underway to Expand WYO Theater

Historic Media

February 2, 1963 - Editorial: Both Will More Than Measure Up January 31, 1963 - Whitney Building next to YMCA October 10, 1959 - Art Classes Aim to Spur Creativeness February 11, 1959 - New Campus Continues Progress at Community College May 20, 1957 - E.A. Whitney Founder of First Bank April 19, 1952 - Student Loans and the YMCA November 19, 1917 - E. A. Whitney Death Notice

1980s Media

November 20, 1984 - Whitney Benefits Asks Why November 20, 1984 - Coal Exchange Draws Protests November 19, 1984 - Kiewit Coal Tract Exchange Protested October 3, 1984 - Kiewit, Whitney Filing Suit Against State March 8, 1984 - BLM accused of misusing lease; residents discuss area coal leases January 20, 1983 - Whitney Media Release

1990s Media

December 20, 1999 - Supplemental Information Concerning Whitney Benefits December 20, 1999 - Guest Opinion: District 2 appointments to Whitney inappropriate December 14, 1999 - Trustee Concerns April 1995 - Summary of 1995 Activities April 1995 - Lawsuit Settlement February 11, 1994 - Compound Interest Judgement September 19, 1992 - Silver Threads: Prepetual thanks due to philanthropist Whitney February 20, 1992 - Apportion Award Case November 4, 1991 - Supreme Court rules in favor of Whitney-Kiewit February 28, 1991 - Whitney $140 million award upheld March 1, 1991 - Kemper's Komments

2002 Media

December 24, 2002 - Ice Work December 17, 2002 - Cool Glide December 13, 2002 - Rush to the Rink December 10, 2002 - Grand Opening of Whitney Ice Rink December 3, 2002 - Whitney Benefits request passes on third reading November 29, 2002 - Zamboni Zone November 29, 2002 - Whitney Benefits Ordinance Due Second Reading November 29, 2002 - Ice Rink First Step In 'Community Hub' November 23, 2002 - On Ice November 19, 2002 - SRO crowd supports street, alley closures November 7, 2002 - Whitney Benefits proposal goes to City Council November 5, 2002 - District 2 needs to rethink voc-ed October 25, 2002 - Whitney plans get favorable reviews October 25, 2002 - Mandel Cabin sited at Whitney Commons October 22, 2002 - Whitney Unveils Proposals September 24, 2002 - Education Report: Whitney Benefits seeks to bring community together August 27, 2002 - Whitney Joins Ice Arena Project August 23, 2002 - Whitney Benefits awards vocational education grants August 16, 2002 - Vocational Educational Grants August 14, 2002 - Whitney purchase of RENEW building August 8, 2002 - Whitney Benefits buys former RENEW building April 16, 2002 - City agrees to Whitney land swap April 12, 2002 - Hearing called on proposed land swap March 13, 2002 - Foundatins for better community life January 31, 2002 - Loans now available in Johnson County January 2, 2002 - Opinion: Behind-the-scenes deals not good for public, school district Whitney Commons coming soon College Receives Whitney Funds Whitney Announces Sheridan College Gift

2003 Media

December 4, 2003 - Appointment to Whitney board voided November 25, 2003 - Letter to the Editor November 21, 2003 - Smooth As Ice November 13, 2003 - Whitney Vocational Community Center October 31, 2003 - Whitney Park Tour with Lummis October 21, 2003 - Scott-Broadway project receives federal funding October 17, 2003 - Whitney Benefits plans expansion October 16, 2003 - Whitney Benefits purchases MDU building September 30, 2003 - Whitney Commons opens August 18, 2003 - Volunteers Spruce Up Community Ice Rink August 14, 2003 - Whitney eyes fall opening for Commons July 1, 2003 - Whitney Announces Skateboard Park Community Involvement Meeting

2007 Media

November 17, 2007 -  Whitney Benefits Honored November 7, 2007 -  Whitney Honored for Contributions to Sheridan College Whitney Donates Land Plans in play for CMS site September 22, 2007 - Farmers' Market this year a wonderful scene September 22, 2007 - Whitney moves; good news September 22, 2007 - Sheridan College gets big donation September 21, 2007 - Sheridan College gets $1.25M donation September 21, 2007 - UW commits to continued partnership with Sheridan College September 21, 2007 - Trustees receive Whitney Benefits Grant September 21, 2007 - Donation boosts ag offerings September 20, 2007 - Big Gift September 20, 2007 - Whitney Benefits Gift Creates UW Agriculture Degree Opportunity at SC September 18, 2007 - City annexs 97 acres September 14, 2007 - End of the Season for Farmers' Market September 13, 2007 - 65 acre Whitney annexation September 12, 2007 - Land for new Woodland Park School September 12, 2007 - Planners, residents debate zoning options September 12, 2007 - City coffers would expand if annexation proposal passes September 12, 2007 - Annexation requested because District 2 wants school in city September 12, 2007 - Annexation would be step in Sheridan's expansion toward Big Horn August 21, 2007 - First reading of annexation approved August 14, 2007 - Endowed Nursing Chair August 11, 2007 - Business is brisk at Sheridan's Farmers' Market July 2007 - Pioneers in Historic Preservation July 1, 2007 - The Bizarre and Unsettling Saga of Whitney Benefits by Samual Western from The Next West: Public Lands, Community, and Economy in the American West June 26, 2007 - More business development on Coffeen? May 18, 2007 - Whitney Benefits honored for its support of SC May 15, 2007 - Sheridan College Teacher Education: 2 + 2 + 2 March 9, 2007 - SC Build's Second Greenhouse February 14, 2007 - Sheridan College updates master plan thanks to Whitney Grant

2012 Media

October 18, 2012 - Local historians claim State Historical Society honors

Whitney Benefits Education Forum - January 27, 2014

Held at the Edward A. Whitney Academic Center at Sheridan College

2nd Annual Whitney Benefits Education Summit - March

10, 2015

Promises, Pathways, Perspectives: College Readiness for Our High School Students Held at the Edward A. Whitney Academic Center at Sheridan College

2014 Media

November 29, 2014 - "Community Voices" - Whitney's Wise Investments by Mary Ellen McWilliams November 4, 2014 - Publisher's Notebook November 4, 2014 - Edward A Whitney's Greatest Gifts - Part I Fall 2014 - Learning By Design 2014 Outstanding Project September 18, 2014 - Nonprofit Group Accepts Gift of Sheridan Ice Rink August 22, 2014 - SC hires endowed nursing chair made possible by Whitney Benefits August 11, 2014 - Whitney Benefits Grant Helps College Nursing Program August 8, 2014 - Whitney Benefits To Fund Part-time Instructor for SC Nursing Program August 7, 2014 - Group Continues Gathering Support For Aquatics Project August 2, 2014 - Making a splash July 9, 2014 - Foundation Gives $25 Million to 2-Year College in Wyoming July 8, 2014 - Whitney Benefits commits $25.3 million to SC July 8, 2014 - Creative partnership leads to more elders, families and students served July 8, 2014 - Tech Center Update July 8, 2014 - Whitney Benefits and Sheridan College announce $25.3 million investment May 22, 2014 - Sheridan College Academic Center named “Project of Distinction” April 9, 2014 - Whitney Benefits Invests in Economy Via Education March 25, 2014 - Letter to the Editor: SCSD2 actions merit review, accountability March 25, 2014 - Whitney, SCSD2 move toward ending conflict March 24, 2014 - Latest Whitney Letter Attempts Position Clarification; School Board Chair Says Moving On March 21, 2014 - SCSD2: Whitney board member escalating conflict March 18, 2014 - Whitney, School Disagreement Continues March 16, 2014 - Whitney Benefits, School District Dispute Causes Confusion March 13. 2014 - School Board Chair Accuses Whitney President of Creating Conflict March 6, 2014 - Whitney board fears SCSD2 trying to influence members March 4, 2014 - County attorney, AG consider civil penalties against school district February 28, 2014 - Whitney President Says Can't Support School District Projects February 28, 2014 - Letter to the Editor: School board controls SCSD2 public money February 27, 2014 - Withstanding years of challenges February 27, 2014 - Lawyering up February 21, 2014 - SCSD2 misled public about rec facility February 14, 2014 - Press: SCSD2 violated Open Meetings Act February 6, 2014 - Committee considering multipurpose facility January 28, 2014 - Education proponents discuss plans

2015 Media

December 19, 2015 - Whitney Rink at the M&M's Center History December 18, 2015 - Whitney Commons: Thirsty Cowboy November 24, 2015 - UW Recognizes Whitney Benefits, Sheridan College November 6, 2015 - Whitney Center for the Arts November 3, 2015 - Colleges take Wyoming machining into the future October 9, 2015 - SC named UW community partner  October 8, 2015 - UW School of Nursing Honors Community Partners Fall 2015 - UW Ag News September 16, 2015 - Marking an occasion September 14, 2015 - Out of the Darkness Community Walk September 14, 2015 - Out of Darkness September 10, 2015 - Whitney Benefits Sells Sheridan Soccer Fields September 10, 2015 - Local foundation announces sale of land for aquatic center September 5, 2015 - Out of the Darkness Walk to be held Sept. 12 September 1, 2015 - 4th Annual Brewfest Packs in the Crowds August 28, 2015 - Walk to End Alzheimer’s August 28, 2015 - Column: Walk the walk! Walk to End Alzheimer’s August 26, 2015 - Suds n’ Spurs Brewfest: Food, music and craft beer August 26, 2015 - New Location For This Year’s Suds n’ Spurs Brewfest July 21, 2015 - SC continues construction on Whitney Center for the Arts Summer 2015 - Edward A. Whtney and His Lieutenants May 21, 2015 - SC Nursing Students Honored by Whitney Benefits May 13, 2015 - Publisher's Notebook: Carlson Evans to share inspiration at Sheridan College graduation April 29, 2015 - Sheridan Hosts Several Top Grantmakers April 16, 2015 - UW professor boost helps Sheridan College team advance to national Innovation Challenge finals March 24, 2015 - The Cost of Growth: Nonprofit Dollars Pile Up for Local Construction Projects March 11, 2015 - Education Summit Explores Missing 'C' In College, Career Readiness March 11, 2015 - Wiest Challenges Audience to Awaken a Generation
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Community Reports

2017  |  2016  |  2015  |  2014  |  2013  |  2012  |  2011  |  2010  |  2009  |  2008  2007  |  2006  |  2005  |  2004
October 31, 2016 - WYO expansion project to begin in ‘17  October 8, 2016 - Whitney Center for the Arts Inagural Concert October 3, 2016 - Whitney Center for the Arts Grand Opening Saturday October 1, 2016 - Colorado Symphony to open Whitney Center for the Arts October 1, 2016 - Whitney Center for the Arts creates opportunities for creative economy September 17, 2016 - Best Seats in the House August 31, 2016 - Whintey Commons groomed well August 27, 2016 - People Pack Into Whitney Commons for Brewfest August 19, 2016 - Whitney Commons Fountain Photo 1, Photo 2, Photo 3 July 19, 2016 - Whitney Arts Center Nears Completion June 20, 2016 - Ag building scheduled for December completion May 23, 2016 - Sheridan College nursing students get real-world experience with two-week practicum May 6, 2016 - High-functioning 15-foot sundial tells Sheridan College's history April 26, 2016 - Whitney Art Center Nears Completion April 5, 2016 - New Position to Help Prepare Children For Kindergarten March 24, 2016 - Sheridan College Prepares for Tech Center Expansion, Renovation March 23, 2016 - Sheridan College plans Tech Center Expansion and Renovation March 23, 2016 - SC Gets Funding for Tech Expansion March 7, 2016 - Sheridan Press: Whitney Benefits gift supports SC computer programs March 7, 2016 - Whitney Benefits gift supports computer programs at SC January 9, 2016 - 2015 Year in Review Brinton Museum Fact Sheet

Media Links & Press Releases

Whitney Benefits

2006 Media

December 29, 2006 - Whitney Benefits continues its support of YMCA December 21, 2006 - SC first to meet $4.5 million challenge December 19, 2006 - Whitney boosts Fulmer expansion funds | Sheridan Press November 28, 2006 - A shot in the arm (Nursing Endowment) November 21, 2006 - Whitney Benefits SC $1 million gift November 6, 2006 - Burgess Bridge Dedicated November 1, 2006 - Dedication of Henry Burgess Bridge Press Release October 26, 2006 - No movement yet on possible street extension September 28, 2006 - SLIB funds approved for Woodland Park September 13, 2006 - Woodpland Park Subdivision funding September 1, 2006 - Whitney Commons to be used for field trips by SC August 12, 2006 - Whitney Benefits donates water August 8, 2006 - Whitney Benefits offers more water for City parks August 7, 2006 - 27,760,613 Gallons of Water Offered June 27, 2006 - Pathway Improvements July 15, 2006 - SC Technical Building receives $46,000 from Whitney Benefits | Sheridan Press June 3, 2006 - Freudenthal visits Sheridan & Whitney Benefits May 26, 2006 - $169,000 from Whitney Benefits Creates Grants Development office at SC | Sheridan Press May 17, 2006 - Footing the bridge May 2, 2006 - Whitney Plaza gets final OK March 10, 2006 - Master Plan February 25, 2006 - Whitney President speaks at First Christian Church February 14, 2006 - Whitney Plaza Gets Green Light from Planning Commission February 6, 2006 - Crate Yields Historic Documents February 1, 2006 - Treasure chest found at YMCA January 26, 2006 - Whitney Work, photo of infrastructure installation January 5, 2006 - Crushing old Foundations for New CMS January 3, 2006 - Whitney Plaza up for final approval Whitney Community Vocational Center

3rd Annual Whitney Benefits Education Summit - Nov. 14, 2016

High Quality Early Childhood Development Held at the Whitney Center for the Arts at Sheridan College
© Whitney Benefits, Inc.  All Rights Reserved Phone: 307-674-7303

2017 Media

Dec. 5, 2017 - Early childhood liaison aims to improve kindergarten readiness Nov. 22, 2017 - WYO Performing Arts And Education Center Opens In Sheridan  Nov. 18, 2017 - Video: Legacy of Edward A. Whitney Nov. 17, 2017 - Whitney Was First, But Not Last Nov. 16, 2017 - E.A. Whitney’s name lives on 100 years after his death Nov. 15, 2017 - A center for the arts: Partial renovations unveiled, $1.4 million needed to complete project Nov. 15, 2017 - Expanding the Arts in Sheridan Nov. 10, 2017 - ENDOW Vice Chairman Speaks at Rotary Nov. 6, 2017 - Schools Honored for Exceeding Expectations Oct. 16, 2017 - SCSD2 adds modern technology electives Oct. 12, 2017 -  Labs part of modernizing computer degree options Sept. 21, 2017 - Woodland Park Garden Project Sept. 12, 2017 - Sheridan College to Celebrate First Ever Whitney Days Sept. 11, 2017 - UW’s Neeson Named Edward A. Whitney Endowed Nursing Chair August 27, 2017 - WYO Theater expansion means more theater, music, community collaboration August 24, 2017 - College tech center renovation moving forward July 29, 2017 - Sheridan’s first newspaper told it like it was  July 13, 2017 - CliftonLarsonAllen blog - Sheridan, WY June 7, 2017 - Behind the curtain, construction, progress at the WYO May 16, 2017 - Rooted in Wyoming expands projects May 2, 2017 - Sheridan Chronicles: History Revisited | Sheridan Schools | Sheridan College | Sheridan Creamery April 13, 2017 - Whitney, SC to Mark Life, Legacy March 24, 2017 - Sheridan College faculty and friends performed at Whitney Center March 1, 2017 - SC still waiting on state funds to arrive for tech center project February 24, 2017 - Despite budget cuts, NWCCD plans for growth February 23, 2017 - College Tech Center Awaits Funding February 22, 2017 - Mars Agriculture Center  February 8, 2017 - First Floor of Hallmark Building to be Completed by Fall January 17, 2017 - Work Underway to Expand WYO Theater

3rd Annual Whitney Benefits

Education Summit - Nov. 14, 2016

High Quality Early Childhood Development Held at the Whitney Center for the Arts at Sheridan College

Historic Media

February 2, 1963 - Editorial: Both Will More Than Measure Up January 31, 1963 - Whitney Building next to YMCA October 10, 1959 - Art Classes Aim to Spur Creativeness February 11, 1959 - New Campus Continues Progress at Community College May 20, 1957 - E.A. Whitney Founder of First Bank April 19, 1952 - Student Loans and the YMCA November 19, 1917 - E. A. Whitney Death Notice

1980s Media

November 20, 1984 - Whitney Benefits Asks Why November 20, 1984 - Coal Exchange Draws Protests November 19, 1984 - Kiewit Coal Tract Exchange Protested October 3, 1984 - Kiewit, Whitney Filing Suit Against State March 8, 1984 - BLM accused of misusing lease; residents discuss area coal leases January 20, 1983 - Whitney Media Release

1990s Media

December 20, 1999 - Supplemental Information Concerning Whitney Benefits December 20, 1999 - Guest Opinion: District 2 appointments to Whitney inappropriate December 14, 1999 - Trustee Concerns April 1995 - Summary of 1995 Activities April 1995 - Lawsuit Settlement February 11, 1994 - Compound Interest Judgement September 19, 1992 - Silver Threads: Prepetual thanks due to philanthropist Whitney February 20, 1992 - Apportion Award Case November 4, 1991 - Supreme Court rules in favor of Whitney- Kiewit February 28, 1991 - Whitney $140 million award upheld March 1, 1991 - Kemper's Komments

2002 Media

December 24, 2002 - Ice Work December 17, 2002 - Cool Glide December 13, 2002 - Rush to the Rink December 10, 2002 - Grand Opening of Whitney Ice Rink December 3, 2002 - Whitney Benefits request passes on third reading November 29, 2002 - Zamboni Zone November 29, 2002 - Whitney Benefits Ordinance Due Second Reading November 29, 2002 - Ice Rink First Step In 'Community Hub' November 23, 2002 - On Ice November 19, 2002 - SRO crowd supports street, alley closures November 7, 2002 - Whitney Benefits proposal goes to City Council November 5, 2002 - District 2 needs to rethink voc-ed October 25, 2002 - Whitney plans get favorable reviews October 25, 2002 - Mandel Cabin sited at Whitney Commons October 22, 2002 - Whitney Unveils Proposals September 24, 2002 - Education Report: Whitney Benefits seeks to bring community together August 27, 2002 - Whitney Joins Ice Arena Project August 23, 2002 - Whitney Benefits awards vocational education grants August 16, 2002 - Vocational Educational Grants August 14, 2002 - Whitney purchase of RENEW building August 8, 2002 - Whitney Benefits buys former RENEW building April 16, 2002 - City agrees to Whitney land swap April 12, 2002 - Hearing called on proposed land swap March 13, 2002 - Foundatins for better community life January 31, 2002 - Loans now available in Johnson County January 2, 2002 - Opinion: Behind-the-scenes deals not good for public, school district Whitney Commons coming soon College Receives Whitney Funds Whitney Announces Sheridan College Gift

2003 Media

December 4, 2003 - Appointment to Whitney board voided November 25, 2003 - Letter to the Editor November 21, 2003 - Smooth As Ice November 13, 2003 - Whitney Vocational Community Center October 31, 2003 - Whitney Park Tour with Lummis October 21, 2003 - Scott- Broadway project receives federal funding October 17, 2003 - Whitney Benefits plans expansion October 16, 2003 - Whitney Benefits purchases MDU building September 30, 2003 - Whitney Commons opens August 18, 2003 - Volunteers Spruce Up Community Ice Rink August 14, 2003 - Whitney eyes fall opening for Commons July 1, 2003 - Whitney Announces Skateboard Park Community Involvement Meeting

2006 Media

December 29, 2006 - Whitney Benefits continues its support of YMCA December 21, 2006 - SC first to meet $4.5 million challenge December 19, 2006 - Whitney boosts Fulmer expansion funds | Sheridan Press November 28, 2006 - A shot in the arm (Nursing Endowment) November 21, 2006 - Whitney Benefits SC $1 million gift November 6, 2006 - Burgess Bridge Dedicated November 1, 2006 - Dedication of Henry Burgess Bridge Press Release October 26, 2006 - No movement yet on possible street extension September 28, 2006 - SLIB funds approved for Woodland Park September 13, 2006 - Woodpland Park Subdivision funding September 1, 2006 - Whitney Commons to be used for field trips by SC August 12, 2006 - Whitney Benefits donates water August 8, 2006 - Whitney Benefits offers more water for City parks August 7, 2006 - 27,760,613 Gallons of Water Offered June 27, 2006 - Pathway Improvements July 15, 2006 - SC Technical Building receives $46,000 from Whitney Benefits | Sheridan Press June 3, 2006 - Freudenthal visits Sheridan & Whitney Benefits May 26, 2006 - $169,000 from Whitney Benefits Creates Grants Development office at SC | Sheridan Press May 17, 2006 - Footing the bridge May 2, 2006 - Whitney Plaza gets final OK March 10, 2006 - Master Plan February 25, 2006 - Whitney President speaks at First Christian Church February 14, 2006 - Whitney Plaza Gets Green Light from Planning Commission February 6, 2006 - Crate Yields Historic Documents February 1, 2006 - Treasure chest found at YMCA January 26, 2006 - Whitney Work, photo of infrastructure installation January 5, 2006 - Crushing old Foundations for New CMS January 3, 2006 - Whitney Plaza up for final approval Whitney Community Vocational Center

2007 Media

November 17, 2007 -  Whitney Benefits Honored November 7, 2007 -  Whitney Honored for Contributions to Sheridan College Whitney Donates Land Plans in play for CMS site September 22, 2007 - Farmers' Market this year a wonderful scene September 22, 2007 - Whitney moves; good news September 22, 2007 - Sheridan College gets big donation September 21, 2007 - Sheridan College gets $1.25M donation September 21, 2007 - UW commits to continued partnership with Sheridan College September 21, 2007 - Trustees receive Whitney Benefits Grant September 21, 2007 - Donation boosts ag offerings September 20, 2007 - Big Gift September 20, 2007 - Whitney Benefits Gift Creates UW Agriculture Degree Opportunity at SC September 18, 2007 - City annexs 97 acres September 14, 2007 - End of the Season for Farmers' Market September 13, 2007 - 65 acre Whitney annexation September 12, 2007 - Land for new Woodland Park School September 12, 2007 - Planners, residents debate zoning options September 12, 2007 - City coffers would expand if annexation proposal passes September 12, 2007 - Annexation requested because District 2 wants school in city September 12, 2007 - Annexation would be step in Sheridan's expansion toward Big Horn August 21, 2007 - First reading of annexation approved August 14, 2007 - Endowed Nursing Chair August 11, 2007 - Business is brisk at Sheridan's Farmers' Market July 2007 - Pioneers in Historic Preservation July 1, 2007 - The Bizarre and Unsettling Saga of Whitney Benefits by Samual Western from The Next West: Public Lands, Community, and Economy in the American West June 26, 2007 - More business development on Coffeen? May 18, 2007 - Whitney Benefits honored for its support of SC May 15, 2007 - Sheridan College Teacher Education: 2 + 2 + 2 March 9, 2007 - SC Build's Second Greenhouse February 14, 2007 - Sheridan College updates master plan thanks to Whitney Grant

2012 Media

October 18, 2012 - Local historians claim State Historical Society honors

Whitney Benefits Education

Forum - January 27, 2014

Held at the Edward A. Whitney Academic Center at Sheridan College

2nd Annual Whitney Benefits

Education Summit - March 10, 2015

Promises, Pathways, Perspectives: College Readiness for Our High School Students Held at the Edward A. Whitney Academic Center at Sheridan College

2014 Media

November 29, 2014 - "Community Voices" - Whitney's Wise Investments by Mary Ellen McWilliams November 4, 2014 - Publisher's Notebook November 4, 2014 - Edward A Whitney's Greatest Gifts - Part I Fall 2014 - Learning By Design 2014 Outstanding Project September 18, 2014 - Nonprofit Group Accepts Gift of Sheridan Ice Rink August 22, 2014 - SC hires endowed nursing chair made possible by Whitney Benefits August 11, 2014 - Whitney Benefits Grant Helps College Nursing Program August 8, 2014 - Whitney Benefits To Fund Part-time Instructor for SC Nursing Program August 7, 2014 - Group Continues Gathering Support For Aquatics Project August 2, 2014 - Making a splash July 9, 2014 - Foundation Gives $25 Million to 2-Year College in Wyoming July 8, 2014 - Whitney Benefits commits $25.3 million to SC July 8, 2014 - Creative partnership leads to more elders, families and students served July 8, 2014 - Tech Center Update July 8, 2014 - Whitney Benefits and Sheridan College announce $25.3 million investment May 22, 2014 - Sheridan College Academic Center named “Project of Distinction” April 9, 2014 - Whitney Benefits Invests in Economy Via Education March 25, 2014 - Letter to the Editor: SCSD2 actions merit review, accountability March 25, 2014 - Whitney, SCSD2 move toward ending conflict March 24, 2014 - Latest Whitney Letter Attempts Position Clarification; School Board Chair Says Moving On March 21, 2014 - SCSD2: Whitney board member escalating conflict March 18, 2014 - Whitney, School Disagreement Continues March 16, 2014 - Whitney Benefits, School District Dispute Causes Confusion March 13. 2014 - School Board Chair Accuses Whitney President of Creating Conflict March 6, 2014 - Whitney board fears SCSD2 trying to influence members March 4, 2014 - County attorney, AG consider civil penalties against school district February 28, 2014 - Whitney President Says Can't Support School District Projects February 28, 2014 - Letter to the Editor: School board controls SCSD2 public money February 27, 2014 - Withstanding years of challenges February 27, 2014 - Lawyering up February 21, 2014 - SCSD2 misled public about rec facility February 14, 2014 - Press: SCSD2 violated Open Meetings Act February 6, 2014 - Committee considering multipurpose facility January 28, 2014 - Education proponents discuss plans

2015 Media

December 19, 2015 - Whitney Rink at the M&M's Center History December 18, 2015 - Whitney Commons: Thirsty Cowboy November 24, 2015 - UW Recognizes Whitney Benefits, Sheridan College November 6, 2015 - Whitney Center for the Arts November 3, 2015 - Colleges take Wyoming machining into the future October 9, 2015 - SC named UW community partner  October 8, 2015 - UW School of Nursing Honors Community Partners Fall 2015 - UW Ag News September 16, 2015 - Marking an occasion September 14, 2015 - Out of the Darkness Community Walk September 14, 2015 - Out of Darkness September 10, 2015 - Whitney Benefits Sells Sheridan Soccer Fields September 10, 2015 - Local foundation announces sale of land for aquatic center September 5, 2015 - Out of the Darkness Walk to be held Sept. 12 September 1, 2015 - 4th Annual Brewfest Packs in the Crowds August 28, 2015 - Walk to End Alzheimer’s August 28, 2015 - Column: Walk the walk! Walk to End Alzheimer’s August 26, 2015 - Suds n’ Spurs Brewfest: Food, music and craft beer August 26, 2015 - New Location For This Year’s Suds n’ Spurs Brewfest July 21, 2015 - SC continues construction on Whitney Center for the Arts Summer 2015 - Edward A. Whtney and His Lieutenants May 21, 2015 - SC Nursing Students Honored by Whitney Benefits May 13, 2015 - Publisher's Notebook: Carlson Evans to share inspiration at Sheridan College graduation April 29, 2015 - Sheridan Hosts Several Top Grantmakers April 16, 2015 - UW professor boost helps Sheridan College team advance to national Innovation Challenge finals March 24, 2015 - The Cost of Growth: Nonprofit Dollars Pile Up for Local Construction Projects March 11, 2015 - Education Summit Explores Missing 'C' In College, Career Readiness March 11, 2015 - Wiest Challenges Audience to Awaken a Generation
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Media Links &

Press Releases

Community Reports

2017  |  2016  |  2015  |  2014  |  2013  |  2012  |  2011  |  2010  |  2009  |  2008  |  2007  |  2006  |  2005  |  2004
October 31, 2016 - WYO expansion project to begin in ‘17  October 8, 2016 - Whitney Center for the Arts Inagural Concert October 3, 2016 - Whitney Center for the Arts Grand Opening Saturday October 1, 2016 - Colorado Symphony to open Whitney Center for the Arts October 1, 2016 - Whitney Center for the Arts creates opportunities for creative economy September 17, 2016 - Best Seats in the House August 31, 2016 - Whintey Commons groomed well August 27, 2016 - People Pack Into Whitney Commons for Brewfest August 19, 2016 - Whitney Commons Fountain Photo 1, Photo 2, Photo 3 July 19, 2016 - Whitney Arts Center Nears Completion June 20, 2016 - Ag building scheduled for December completion May 23, 2016 - Sheridan College nursing students get real-world experience with two- week practicum May 6, 2016 - High-functioning 15-foot sundial tells Sheridan College's history April 26, 2016 - Whitney Art Center Nears Completion April 5, 2016 - New Position to Help Prepare Children For Kindergarten March 24, 2016 - Sheridan College Prepares for Tech Center Expansion, Renovation March 23, 2016 - Sheridan College plans Tech Center Expansion and Renovation March 23, 2016 - SC Gets Funding for Tech Expansion March 7, 2016 - Sheridan Press: Whitney Benefits gift supports SC computer programs March 7, 2016 - Whitney Benefits gift supports computer programs at SC January 9, 2016 - 2015 Year in Review Brinton Museum Fact Sheet
Whitney Benefits
© Whitney Benefits, Inc. All Rights Reserved Phone: 307-674-7303