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Briscoe wins Northwest’s Grisham Excellence in Teaching award

Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing Simulation Specialist Pam Briscoe was presented the Sandy Grisham Excellence in Teaching Award at the college’s opening faculty meeting on Aug. 11. This award is given to an academic faculty member on the Senatobia campus

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Northwest welcomes new faculty at back-to school meeting

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College welcomed new faculty members at the annual back-to-school faculty meeting on Aug. 11. Seated, l-r are Dawn Stevens, Business, Senatobia; Cassandra Wilburn, Cosmetology, Ashland; Pamela Llana, Nursing, Senatobia; Dr. Patricia Martin, Biology/Chemistry, Senatobia; and Maya

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Northwest DeSoto Center under new leadership

When former DeSoto Center Dean Richie Lawson left to assume duties as Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Vice President for Education earlier this summer, he knew he was leaving DeSoto Center in capable hands. On July 1, Assistant Dean Jeremy Isome

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Anderson named dean of students at Northwest

Northwest Mississippi Community College Housing and Campus Life Director Aime Anderson has been named dean of Students, according to college officials. In her new role, Anderson will be responsible for housing, student conduct, dining and food services and educational programming

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Arrington named Northwest division director of business

Longtime business instructor Leah Arrington has done something most other faculty has probably never done – she has taught students on all three campuses of Northwest Mississippi Community College. Arrington, who is beginning her 24th year at Northwest, was recently

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Robinson named assistant director of bands at Northwest

Justin Robinson has been named assistant director of bands, according to John Mixon, division director of Fine Arts at Northwest Mississippi Community College. Robinson will fill the position vacated by Mixon, who was named division director earlier this summer. Robinson

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Bynum named director of Northwest Nursing Division

When Dr. Denise Bynum moved into Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Benton Apartments as a nursing student 35 years ago, she could never have dreamed she would become director of the Nursing Division one day. Today, she works in the building

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Northwest Sports Information Department Garners National Publication Awards

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Northwest Mississippi Community College Sports Information office was honored by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) with three awards for excellence in publications, it was announced Monday. “This is a huge honor for me

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Bauer and Tallo named to CPRAM board

Selected to lead the College Public Relations Association of Mississippi (CPRAM) in 2014-15 are (first row, from left) Bubby Johnston (East Central Community College), past president; Donna Thomas (Itawamba Community College), treasurer; LaJuan Tallo (Northwest Mississippi Community College), secretary; Dr.

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Northwest Registrar promoted to vice president

Northwest Mississippi Community College Registrar, Larry Simpson, has been named a vice president, according to college officials. Simpson was formerly dean of enrollment management for the college. Simpson started his career at Northwest in 1980 as a vocational related studies

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