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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

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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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Northwest hosts SkillsUSA District 1 high school competition

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College hosted the District 1 competition for Mississippi SkillsUSA on Feb. 10. Northwest Career-Technical students assisted in the preparation and execution of the competition. Michael Sharp (far right) of South Panola High School competes in the Automotive Service

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Authors, publicists selected for Northwest’s March 28 Author Rodeo Roundup

Panelists for Northwest Mississippi Community College’s second annual “Author Rodeo Roundup” have been selected, according to Maggie Moran, director of Learning Resources. The event will take place on Saturday, March 28 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the R.C. Pugh

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Northwest Foundation welcomes new president, board members

Gale Cushman of Senatobia was named president of the Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation Board of Directors during its quarterly meeting on Feb. 19. Cushman previously served as vice president during the tenure of past president James Dunn of Tunica.

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Northwest GED graduate overcomes obstacles for success

Gandhi is credited with saying “We may stumble and fall but shall rise again; it should be enough if we did not run away from the battle.” This seems the perfect quote to describe Northwest Mississippi Community College DeSoto Center

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Northwest theatre students shine at regional festival

Eleven students from Northwest Mississippi Community College’s theatre program attended the Region 4 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) in Albany, Georgia Feb. 3-7. During the festival, Northwest competed against community college, university and graduate students from Alabama, Georgia,

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