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Northwest 2015 All-Mississippi Academic Team Honorees recognized

Northwest Mississippi Community College students Tiffanee Merritt of Coldwater, Cody Abel of Southaven, Emily Reedy of Horn Lake, Dameon Cunningham of Batesville, Ashleigh Hoffman of Oxford and Daniel Sing of Independence were honored on March 25 by the Mississippi Legislature

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Northwest HEADWAE recipients honored at March Board of Trustees meeting

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, congratulated Northwest’s HEADWAE recipients, l-r, sophomore Keenan Lane Arntson of Oxford and English Instructor Renee Young O’Neill at the Northwest Board of Trustees meeting on March 19. Both recipients are

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Leishman named Tate County EDF Educator of the Year

Northwest Mississippi Community College English Instructor Beth Leishman, left, was named Tate County Educator of the Year at the 17th annual Tate County Economic Development Foundation (TCEDF) banquet on March 2. Congratulating Leishman is Julie Correro, division director of Education

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Northwest hosts junior high school math competition

The Mississippi Council of Teachers of Mathematics Junior High Math Competition was held recently on the Senatobia campus of Northwest Mississippi Community College. On Feb. 27, students from district schools traveled to the campus for testing. Students from Northwest’s surrounding

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Northwest announces HEADWAE honorees

Northwest Mississippi Community College recently announced its 2015 HEADWAE honorees. The HEADWAE student is sophomore Keenan Lane Arntson, and HEADWAE faculty member Renee Young O’Neill is an English instructor at the Lafayette-Yalobusha Technical Center in Oxford, where Arntson is also

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Northwest’s new recording equipment provides teaching tool

Recently, the Northwest Mississippi Community College Fine Arts Division purchased new recording equipment in the Fine Arts Auditorium that will not only enable the division to record in-house concerts and plays, but it will also provide a teaching tool for

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Author to Skype into Jan. 27 Reading Roundtable session

The January meeting of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Reading Roundtable, made possible with funds from Sycamore Bank, will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 27 at 2 p.m., in the R.C. Pugh Library on the Senatobia campus. Participants will explore life

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Northwest Agricultural Technology program recognized

Recently, Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Agricultural Technology/John Deere program received a College of Tomorrow award from the John Deere Company. The award, which was presented during the John Deere Tech Administrator meeting, serves as a ranking system for the 21

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Northwest Communications Office wins several regional awards

Recently, the Northwest Mississippi Community College Communications Office was recognized at the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) District 2 conference in Nashville. District 2 is comprised of community colleges from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina,

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Holmes serving as Evening School director on Northwest Oxford campus

Last fall, Scott Holmes of Oxford joined the Northwest Mississippi Community College family as Evening School Director at the Lafayette-Yalobusha Technical Center following the untimely death of Evening School Director Tim Shorter, who had been at the college for a

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