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Northwest Student Nurses Association sponsors food drive and auction to benefit HOPE Ministries

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Student Nursing Association held its annual Food Drive and Auction to benefit H.O.P.E. Ministries on Nov. 20. The students collected over 1,500 canned goods and non-perishable items. Local businesses donated items to be auctioned. Students

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Nursing department receives $50,000 from Shoot for the Heart fundraiser

   The Division of Nursing recently received a check for  $50,000 from the Shoot for the Heart fundraiser held in April. Event founder, Keith Wilson (second from right, front row), and Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi President, Tom Pittman (right,

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Northwest Nursing students qualify for RN-MSN 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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Northwest Division of Nursing holds Health Care Career Day

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing hosted its annual Health Care Career Day on Oct. 23 at the Haraway Center on the Senatobia campus. There were representatives from 26 organizations on hand, including eight schools of nursing for

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Northwest Alumna of the Year honored during homecoming luncheon

Nurse Practitioner Kim Mettetal of Senatobia, center, was named Northwest Mississippi Community College Alumna of the Year on Oct. 5 during homecoming ceremonies. Mettetal graduated from Northwest’s nursing program in 1995. Northwest nursing alumni were invited to tour the new

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Nursing students learn about state’s Recovering Nurse program

Monica Kennedy, second from left, recently spoke to the Northwest Mississippi Community College Student Nursing Association (SNA) about the problem of substance abuse and addiction in the nursing profession. Kennedy is a recent graduate of the Recovering Nurse Program, which

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Northwest nursing graduate named Alumna of the Year

Northwest nursing graduate Kim Mettetal has been named Northwest Mississippi Community College’s 2013 Alumna of the Year. Mettetal will be honored on October 5 during homecoming ceremonies at Northwest. This year, the classes of 1953, 1963 and 1973 as well

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Northwest homecoming set Oct. 5

The community is invited to Northwest Mississippi Community College for its Homecoming game and festivities on Saturday, Oct. 5 on the Senatobia campus. This year the college will honor the classes of 1953, 1963 and 1973.  One special group being

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Three Northwest nursing students qualify for UMMC Early Entry program

Pictured: Three 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

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Northwest Nursing Instructor earns doctoral degree

Northwest Mississippi Community College nursing instructor Robyn Caldwell recently earned her doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) in Nursing Administration with an emphasis in education from the Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing at Samford University in Birmingham. Caldwell has been

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