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Foster recognized as Educator of the Year

Robert “Bert” Foster, Health, Physical Education and Recreation instructor at Northwest Mississippi Community College (left) was named “Educator of the Year” at the 19th annual Tate County Economic Development Foundation banquet on Feb. 28. Congratulating Foster is Julie Correro, Northwest

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Northwest honored as Tate County Business of the Year

Northwest Mississippi Community College was named “Business of the Year” at the 19th annual Tate County Economic Development Foundation Banquet on Feb. 28. Accepting the award on behalf of Northwest is Dan Smith, vice president for Student Services and chief

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Ayers speaks to Senatobia Rotary Club

Mary Ayers, director of the Physical Plant at Northwest Mississippi Community College, was the speaker at the Feb. 24 Senatobia Rotary Club meeting. Ayers spoke to the group about ongoing construction projects at Northwest. Welcoming Ayers (l-r) is Sybil Canon,

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Northwest Foundation has record year of giving

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation celebrated a record year of giving at its recent first quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors on Feb. 21. According to Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development and Special Projects, the Foundation

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Fine Arts Division presents “The Berenstain Bears on Stage” beginning Wednesday

Cowboy Joe, the world’s foremost expert on the Berenstain Bears, will lead us through the Bears’ adventures beginning Wednesday evening as the Fine Arts Division presents, “The Berenstain Bears on Stage.” Showtimes are Wed., March 1 and Fri., March 3

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Northwest to host Baddour art exhibit

by Natalie Troutt, Baddour Center Communications Senatobia – Northwest Mississippi Community College will feature works by the Baddour Creative HeARTists, residents of The Baddour Center, in its March art exhibition. The exhibition will run from March 6-27 at the Northwest

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Woolfolk, Taylor honored at Senatobia Rotary Club

Left, William Michael Woolfolk of Senatobia (center), a sophomore studying nursing, was named the Senatobia Rotary Club’s February Student of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College. Congratulating Woolfolk (l-r) are Dr. Denise Bynum, division director of Nursing, Jamie Woolfolk,

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Wright named Director of Learning Resources at Northwest           

Dr. Melissa Wright was named the new director of Learning Resources at Northwest Mississippi Community College beginning with the college’s spring semester. Wright previously served as public services librarian from 2015 until taking the new position. In this position, Wright

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Northwest names 11 students to 2016-2017 Hall of Fame

  Eleven Northwest Mississippi Community College students have been inducted into the 2016 -2017 Northwest Hall of Fame, the highest honor a Northwest student can attain based upon their academic prowess and involvement in student life at the college. The

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Northwest theatre students bring home awards, gear up for spring production

  Students in Northwest Mississippi Community College’s theatre program are not only preparing for their spring production of “The Berenstain Bears on Stage” next month, they have been recently recognized at the 14th annual Allie Awards. Northwest brought home two

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