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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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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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Johnston earns master/advanced technical instructor status

David Campbell, district dean of career, technical and workforce education at Northwest Mississippi Community College, right, congratulates Perk Johnston, agricultural technology instructor, left, on earning the status of master and advanced technical instructor from John Deere University. (Photo by LaJuan

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Northwest to offer Medical Spanish course in spring semester

The Division of Languages and Communications at Northwest Mississippi Community College is offering a course in “Medical Spanish” next spring. The emphasis of the course will be for healthcare personnel, according to Northwest Spanish Instructor Alisa June Turner, who will

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Northwest president’s Christmas Open House an honored college tradition

Every year at the beginning of December, Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears and his wife Marilyn invite faculty and staff from all Northwest campuses to come to the President’s Home for the college’s Christmas Luncheon and

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Faculty, staff and cheerleaders give the Rangers a send-off

      Northwest Mississippi Community College’s cheerleaders, school mascot “Danger” along with faculty and staff were on hand to wish the Rangers good luck as they prepared to leave for the NCJAA “Mississippi Bowl” National Championship game in Biloxi.

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Shorter scholarship established at Northwest

The Tim Shorter Endowment was established at the Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation by a host of friends and family and his colleagues on the Oxford Campus. Shorter died on September 1, 2013, at the age of 56. At the

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Northwest Les Fauves Holiday Art Sale set Dec. 4

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Les Fauves Art Club will hold its annual holiday art sale on Friday, Dec. 4 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Art Gallery on the Senatobia campus. The sale, which helps raise money

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English instructor recognized at November board meeting

  Northwest Mississippi Community College English Instructor Cindy Pierce, left, was recognized at the November Board of Trustees meeting by Northwest President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, right. Pierce recently received the Webb Award at The Two-Year College English Association of

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Northwest instructor honored by Senatobia Rotary Club

Danny Ray Cole, center, athletic strength and conditioning coach and physical education instructor, was named the Senatobia Rotary Club’s November Teacher of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College. Congratulating Cole (left to right) are Julie Correro, division director of

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