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Northwest welding students make bench for ECE students

Students from Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Welding and Cutting program answered the call from the college’s Early Childhood Education instructors and created a bench for the children in their program. The bench will be used for inside play activities. Pictured

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Upcoming Reading Roundtable set for Feb. 24

The February meeting of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Reading Roundtable, made possible with funds from Sycamore Bank, will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 24 at 2 p.m., in the R.C. Pugh Library on the Senatobia campus. Set in North Carolina

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Local authors invited to participate in Northwest “Author Rodeo Roundup” March 28

Northwest Mississippi Community College will hold its second annual “Author Rodeo Roundup” on Saturday, March 28 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the R.C. Pugh Library on the Senatobia campus. Maggie Moran, director of Learning Resources, is rounding up local

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ThyssenKrupp to award Northwest Foundation scholarship

Dr. Gary Lee Spears, president of Northwest Mississippi Community College recently welcomed Terri Moore, human resources manager of ThyssenKrupp Elevator Manufacturing, to the Northwest Foundation office. Moore brought the news that ThyssenKrupp will be awarding a $1,000 scholarship for the

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Reading Roundtable participants Skype with author

Pictured:Participants at Northwest Mississippi Community College’s January Reading Roundtable were able to ask questions through Skype to Amy Belding Brown, author of the book, “Flight of the Sparrow,” which they were discussing. The discussion was led by Maya Berry, digital librarian,

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Northwest hosts representatives from state board of nursing

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing welcomed two speakers from the Mississippi Board of Nursing on Jan. 21. Kathy Elliott, director of Licensure and Practice and Talisha Greenlaw, licensing officer spoke to nursing students from the associate degree

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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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