Category Archives: Nursing

Mullins named director of Northwest’s Practical Nursing program

Dr. Stephanie Mullins, a nurse practitioner from Oxford, has been named the new director of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Practical Nursing Program. In her new role, Mullins will be in charge of the college’s programs, which are located on the Senatobia, Oxford, DeSoto and Ashland campuses. According to Mullins, the program is currently gathering data […]

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Nursing Division receives donation from Shoot for the Heart

Nursing Division receives donation from Shoot for the Heart Event Pictured: The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing received a check for $40,000 from the Shoot for the Heart fundraiser held on April 20. On hand for the check presentation were (l-r) Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development and Special Projects; nursing students […]

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Trustees name new facility for Northwest president

Story and photo by Julie Bauer, director of Communications    Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Board of Trustees has officially named the college’s newest building project in honor of Northwest President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, in recognition of his years of service to the college, his faithful dedication to its students and staff, and his outstanding […]

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Northwest Nursing Division implements new admission requirements

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Division of Nursing has announced new requirements for application to the college’s Associate Degree Program in Nursing. According to Nursing Division Director Dr. Denise Bynum, the new changes will go into effect for the class beginning in January 2018. “This is not going to apply to people who have been accepted […]

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Northwest Nursing students honored at graduate luncheon

Right, These Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing students were recently inducted into Northwest’s Gamma Zeta chapter of Alpha Delta Nu, a national nursing honor society. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA in nursing classes and overall. Pictured front row (l-r) are Carla Delucia of Olive Branch, Dee Wages of Senatobia, Shelby Muccillo of Southaven, Daphne […]

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Hernando High School students job shadow in Nursing Division

Students from Hernando High School (HHS) recently visited the Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing Simulation Lab as part of the school’s job shadowing program. This is the fourth year Hernando High School has participated with Northwest. Students are selected by their counselors to shadow in their areas of interest.  Pictured (l-r) are Melissa Evans, nursing […]

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Northwest nursing students show community spirit at annual convention

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Student Nurses Association (SNA) captured the prestigious “Spirit of the Community” Award from the annual Mississippi Organization for Associate Degree Nursing Student Association (MOSA) conference held April 6 in Tupelo. The award was given to them for their cookbook project with News Channel 3 meteorologist Jim Jaggers. The cookbook, entitled “Cook, […]

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Sponsors and participants needed for April 20 “Shoot for the Heart” event

The seventh annual local “Shoot for the Heart” event to benefit the Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing will take place on Thursday, April 20 in Tunica. Northwest is looking for sponsors and participants for this year’s events. The event is sponsored by the Paper Packers Sporting Clays Club, and the Community Foundation of […]

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Woolfolk, Taylor honored at Senatobia Rotary Club

Left, William Michael Woolfolk of Senatobia (center), a sophomore studying nursing, was named the Senatobia Rotary Club’s February Student of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College. Congratulating Woolfolk (l-r) are Dr. Denise Bynum, division director of Nursing, Jamie Woolfolk, wife, Stacy Taylor, nursing instructor and adviser and Rotary President-elect, Addison Lawrence. Woolfolk is an […]

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