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Freeland receives Senatobia Rotary scholarship

The winner of the Senatobia Rotary Scholarship for Northwest Mississippi Community College is Lane Freeland of Senatobia, center. Freeland will be a sophomore at Northwest in the fall. Congratulating Freeland, left to right, is Sybil Canon, associate vice president of

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Northwest business instructor earns doctorate

Northwest Mississippi Community College computer instructor Amy Nicholson Stewart recently earned her doctorate in Instructional Technology and Design from the University of Southern Mississippi (USM). Stewart, who has been teaching at Northwest since 2005, currently teaches online and classroom courses

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Ranger Band student leaders hold planning meeting

Pictured:  The 2016-2017 Northwest Mississippi Community College Ranger Band leaders met recently to plan for the upcoming marching season. Seated left to right are Hanna Tanous of Olive Branch, Kendall McCoy of Olive Branch, Vickthianalis Rodriguez of Byhalia, Bethany Starkey

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Beard, Rush selected for MCCLA

Pictured:  Northwest Mississippi Community College Disability Support Services Coordinator Gerald Beard, left, and DeSoto Center Evening School Director Tonyalle Rush, right, have been nominated by college administration to attend the 2016-2017 Mississippi Community College Leadership Academy (MCCLA). The MCCLA is

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Entergy donates to ABE/GED program

Northwest Mississippi Community College Adult Basic Education Director Vickie Barksdale (right) accepts a $1,000 check from Entergy Customer Service Manager George Cossar on behalf of the Northwest Foundation. The funds will be used to assist students in paying for GED

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Northwest’s Kids Kollege to offer science, art and sports classes

Looking for some fun and educational activities for your kids this summer? Northwest Mississippi Community College Continuing Education Division is offering some exciting classes this June through its annual Kids Kollege. The classes will be held on the Senatobia campus

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Northwest offers several continuing education classes in June

The Division of Continuing Education at Northwest Mississippi Community College is offering several classes on the Senatobia campus this summer. Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are available for all classes except the Basic Pistol Course. All classes will be held on

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Foundation receives scholarship donation from Bancorp South

Since 2000, BancorpSouth has provided full-tuition scholarships for students attending Northwest Mississippi Community College. The most recent contribution brings the total to $82,800. Receiving the check for the 2016-17 scholarship award from Walt Parker (right), branch manager of the Senatobia

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Sellers, Filtz graduate from Mississippi college leadership academy

Matt Sellers, director of accounting at Northwest Mississippi Community College, recently graduated from the Mississippi Community College Leadership Academy (MCCLA). The MCCLA is organized around the practical needs for future community college leaders, specific to the Mississippi community college system.

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Northwest employees with 5-20 years of service honored at recent ceremony

Right, Northwest Mississippi Community College employees with 20 years of service were honored by the Northwest Foundation recently during the Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony at the David M. Haraway Center on the Senatobia campus. Pictured left to right are

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