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Indomitable Spirit Scholarship established at Northwest

The Indomitable Spirit Scholarship has been established at Northwest Mississippi Community College by Kitt and Dietrich Brand of Alberta, Canada, according to Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development. The scholarship will be awarded to a DeSoto Center student, who

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Leishman named Tate County EDF Educator of the Year

Northwest Mississippi Community College English Instructor Beth Leishman, left, was named Tate County Educator of the Year at the 17th annual Tate County Economic Development Foundation (TCEDF) banquet on March 2. Congratulating Leishman is Julie Correro, division director of Education

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Northwest hosts junior high school math competition

The Mississippi Council of Teachers of Mathematics Junior High Math Competition was held recently on the Senatobia campus of Northwest Mississippi Community College. On Feb. 27, students from district schools traveled to the campus for testing. Students from Northwest’s surrounding

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Desoto Campus TEAS test for March 4th cancelled.

The TEAS Nursing Entrance Test scheduled for March 4th at the Desoto Campus has been cancelled due to the predicted serious winter weather. A new testing date will be arranged. Details will be posted on this Web site.

Posted in Nursing, Top News Stories

Northwest announces HEADWAE honorees

Northwest Mississippi Community College recently announced its 2015 HEADWAE honorees. The HEADWAE student is sophomore Keenan Lane Arntson, and HEADWAE faculty member Renee Young O’Neill is an English instructor at the Lafayette-Yalobusha Technical Center in Oxford, where Arntson is also

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Northwest students place in Collegiate DECA culinary competition

What do catfish, sweet potatoes, cabbage and grits have in common? They were all ingredients in the mystery basket at the Culinary Competition for Collegiate DECA members held on Feb. 3, where Northwest Mississippi Community College students studying Hotel and

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Northwest revamps Academic Education

It might seem unconventional for community college advisers to ask new students, “What four-year college degree are you interested in?” but that is exactly the direction Northwest Mississippi Community College administrators are taking. Students who graduate from Northwest on an

Posted in Communications, Top News Stories

Ole Miss print works to be featured in Northwest March exhibit

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s March Art Exhibition, “Ole Miss Prints,” will feature the works of University of Mississippi artists Virginia Rougon Chavis and Sheri Reith. The opening reception will be held on Thursday, March 5 from 5-7 p.m., and the

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Northwest DeSoto Center to offer culinary spring luncheon

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Hotel and Restaurant Management Technology program will host their Culinary Spring Luncheon Wednesday, March 25 at noon. The event will be held at First Choice Catering, located at 5905 Scott Blvd. in Horn Lake. Students in

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Northwest to offer ServSafe® Manager Training class March 21

The Division of Continuing Education at Northwest Mississippi Community College will offer a one-day ServSafe® Manager Training class on March 21 in the Berry Building, Room 101 on the Senatobia campus. The deadline to register for the class by mail

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