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Northwest financial aid, scholarship deadlines announced

Students applying for Financial Aid or scholarships for the 2015-2016 school year at Northwest Mississippi Community College need to be aware of a few deadlines coming up over the next several months. As of January 1, the Free Application for

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Discounts on GED tests; practice tests available at Northwest GED Testing Center

From January 26 – February 28, adults can take advantage of two new special offers from GED Testing Service to help them study for and pass their GED test. These discounts will be available at any of the GED Testing

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Two nursing students qualify for UMMC Early Entry program

These Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing students recently qualified for The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) RN-MSN- Early Entry program. In order to qualify, students must have a minimum overall 3.0 GPA, a 21 on the ACT and must

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Artists of Tate County to be featured in Northwest exhibit

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s February Art Exhibition will feature the works of Tate County artists. The opening reception will be held on Thursday, Feb. 5 from 5-7 p.m., and the exhibition will run from Feb. 2-25 in the Northwest Art

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Shelli Benton signs on as next Rodeo Coach

 by Kevin Maloney, Sports Information Director Northwest Community College has tapped Shelli Benton to be its next head rodeo coach. Benton joins the Ranger family after 11 years with Mississippi State University Extension Service in Tate County and takes over

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Northwest’s new recording equipment provides teaching tool

Recently, the Northwest Mississippi Community College Fine Arts Division purchased new recording equipment in the Fine Arts Auditorium that will not only enable the division to record in-house concerts and plays, but it will also provide a teaching tool for

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Author to Skype into Jan. 27 Reading Roundtable session

The January meeting of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Reading Roundtable, made possible with funds from Sycamore Bank, will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 27 at 2 p.m., in the R.C. Pugh Library on the Senatobia campus. Participants will explore life

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Taylor named Senatobia Rotary Club Student of the Month

Larisha Taylor, second from left, a freshman practical nursing student from Bolivar, Tennessee was named the Senatobia Rotary Club’s January Student of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College. Congratulating Taylor left to right are, Robin Douglas, assistant dean of

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Northwest offers Willie Morris Study and Tour class for educators

Teachers who are looking for ways to enhance their Mississippi Studies or English classes can get a firsthand look into the life and works of Mississippi author Willie Morris this semester. The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Continuing Education

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January ACT Workshops offered at Northwest

Northwest Mississippi Community College is offering an ACT Preparation Workshop on Monday, Jan. 26 and Tuesday, Jan. 27 from 6 to 9 p.m. Deadline to register for the workshop is Friday, Jan. 22 by noon.   This workshop provides an

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