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Northwest Education Association collects items for St. Jude

Students in the Northwest Mississippi Community College Education Association (NWEA) collected travel-size toiletries for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital for their spring service project. The students placed donation boxes in the Calhoun Building and R.C. Pugh Library on the Senatobia

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Northwest President receives first yearbook

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, receives the first copy of the 2017 Northwest Rocketeer from Carroll Gunn Huebner, Northwest journalism instructor and yearbook adviser, right, and Karen Parks of Slayden, left, Rocketeer editor. The theme

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Hernando High School students job shadow in Nursing Division

Students from Hernando High School (HHS) recently visited the Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing Simulation Lab as part of the school’s job shadowing program. This is the fourth year Hernando High School has participated with Northwest. Students are selected by

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Northwest nursing students show community spirit at annual convention

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Student Nurses Association (SNA) captured the prestigious “Spirit of the Community” Award from the annual Mississippi Organization for Associate Degree Nursing Student Association (MOSA) conference held April 6 in Tupelo. The award was given to them

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2017-18 Northwest Cheer Squad Announced

By Kevin Maloney, Sports Information director SENATOBIA – Twenty students at Northwest Mississippi Community College have been selected as Ranger cheerleaders for the 2017-18 season, according to cheer coach and sponsor Liesl Mote. Tryouts were held at the McLendon Center on the

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Ole Miss Associate Provost to speak at Northwest graduation May 12

  Northwest Mississippi Community College will hold its 101st graduation exercises on Friday, May 12. The Associate of Arts ceremony will be held at 8 a.m.; the Career Certificate at 11:30 a.m. and the Associate of Applied Science will be

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Northwest Wind Ensemble to present concert Thursday, April 27

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Wind Ensemble  will present their concert, “Heroes” on Thursday, April 27 at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Auditorium on the Senatobia campus. Selections include “Captain America March” and “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” The

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Northwest Library to present “Saving Makes Cents” on April 26

As a part of Money Smart Week, Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Division of Learning Resources will present “Give Yourself Some Credit” on Wednesday, April 26 at 2 p.m. in the R.C. Pugh Library Viewing Room. Pam Hawks, director of Training

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Northwest Singers to perform original piece by local composer on April 20  

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Singers will perform an original piece by local composer Reese Norris at their April 20 concert, according to Susanne VanDyke, director of choral activities. The 7 p.m. concert is free to the public and will

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Percussion Ensemble/Steel Band Concert is Tuesday, April 11

The Northwest Percussion Ensemble and Steel Band concert will be held on Tuesday, April 11 at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Auditorium on the Senatobia campus. Featured pieces from the Percussion Ensemble  include “Me Tarzan” by Chris Crockarell and “Technology”

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