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Northwest hosts annual I-55 band clinic

Band students from up and down the I-55 corridor and beyond were on the Senatobia campus of Northwest Mississippi Community College for the annual I-55 Band Clinic on Feb. 5 and 6. Northwest’s Division of Fine Arts has hosted the

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Northwest announces 2016 HEADWAE honorees

Northwest Mississippi Community College recently announced its 2016 HEADWAE honorees. The HEADWAE student is sophomore Kayleigh Morgan Sims, a student on the Senatobia campus, and the HEADWAE faculty member is Jeff Triplett, music instructor on the Senatobia campus. HEADWAE stands

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Upcoming Reading Roundtable set for Feb. 23

The February meeting of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Reading Roundtable, made possible with funds from Sycamore Bank, will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 23 at 2 p.m., in the R.C. Pugh Library on the Senatobia campus. Wikipedia reports, “Kindred is

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Northwest DeSoto Center culinary students provide desserts for legislative luncheon

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College was represented well at the Mississippi Association of Community & Junior Colleges (MACJC) Legislative Appreciation Luncheon on Jan. 26 in Jackson. Students from Northwest DeSoto Center’s Hotel and Restaurant Management Technology (HRT) program provided desserts

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Alabama artist’s work to be featured in Northwest March exhibit

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s March art exhibition will feature the work of Alabama artist Robert B. Hendrickson. Hendrickson is a native of Birmingham, Alabama. Born in 1979, he graduated from Vestavia Hills High School in 1997 and then enrolled at

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Rehearsals underway for “The Adventures of Nate the Great”

Rehearsals are underway at Northwest Mississippi Community College for “The Adventures of Nate the Great,” written by Pamela Sterling and based on the popular children’s series “Nate the Great” by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat. Left to right, Nate’s assistant, Kate (Charlotte

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President welcomes Jaggers to campus

Northwest Mississippi Community College President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, welcomed WREG Channel 3 meterologist Jim Jaggers (left) and his dance partner, Senatobia First Lady Liz Callicott (right), to the Senatobia campus on Feb. 1 Jaggers and Callicott will be

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Riley Endowment established at Northwest

The Lena Rivers Harris Riley Endowment has been established at Northwest Mississippi Community College by her daughter, Anne Riley Bourne, and son-in-law, Dr. Robert I. Bourne, Jr. of Camden, Tennessee, according to Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development and

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Jenkins Endowment established at Northwest

The Katherine (Kitty) Lee Jenkins Endowment has been recently established with the Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation, according to Sybil Canon, Northwest associate vice president for Development and Special Projects. The scholarship was established to honor Kitty’s memory by her

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Northwest Agricultural Technology program wins platinum award

Recently, Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Agricultural Technology/John Deere Tech program was evaluated as a part of John Deere’s “College of Tomorrow” (COT) assessment. Northwest received a platinum award, which is the highest rating a program can receive. Agricultural Technology Instructor

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