Category: Faculty/Staff

Sponsors and participants needed for April 20 “Shoot for the Heart” event

The seventh annual local “Shoot for the Heart” event to benefit the Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing will take place on Thursday, April 20 in Tunica. Northwest is looking for sponsors and participants for this year’s events. The

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HEADWAE honorees recognized at March Board meeting

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College Civil Engineering Technology instructor Tommy Watson, left, was recognized by Northwest President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, right, at the March Board of Trustees meeting. Watson was the 2017 HEADWAE faculty honoree. HEADWAE stands for “Higher Education

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Northwest announces 2017 HEADWAE honorees

Northwest Mississippi Community College recently announced its 2017 HEADWAE honorees. The HEADWAE student is sophomore Joshua Douglas Bell, who attended Northwest on the Senatobia campus, and the HEADWAE faculty member is Tommy Watson, civil engineering technology instructor on the Senatobia

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Author speaks to Criminal Justice classes

Whitney Nickels, criminal justice instructor at Northwest Mississippi Community College, left, welcomed Charlie Spillers, author of “Confessions of an Undercover Agent:  Adventures, Close Calls, and the Toll of a Double Life” to the Senatobia campus Feb. 22 to speak to

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Upcoming Reading Roundtable set for March 28

The March meeting of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Reading Roundtable, made possible with funds from Sycamore Bank, will be held on Tuesday, March 28 at 2 p.m., in the R.C. Pugh Library on the Senatobia campus. After a brain injury

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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 named one of best online programs nationally  

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s eLearning program has been recognized as one of the Best Online Colleges in the nation by the Community for Accredited Online Schools (AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org). As a leading resource for higher education and college accreditation information, the site

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New Northwest Dean of Students passionate about student success

If you ask Tara Dunn what her goals as dean of students for Northwest Mississippi Community College are, she will quickly tell you she wants to improve student development and success. Dunn hopes her own practical experience and desire will

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Rausch named Rotary Student of the Month

Andrew Rausch of Southaven (center), a sophomore studying engineering, was named the Senatobia Rotary Club’s January Student of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College. Congratulating Rausch (left to right) are his parents, Steve and Sandy Rausch, Melissa Cannon, math

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