Category: Faculty/Staff

Mark Carson Inducted into Independence Athletic Hall of Fame

by Kevin Maloney, Sports Information Director INDEPENDENCE – Longtime Northwest head baseball coach Mark Carson was inducted into the inaugural class of the Independence High School Athletic Hall of Fame over the weekend. Carson was a four-year letterman in baseball

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Riley named Food Service employee of the quarter

Pictured: Michael Emerson (left) director of Food Service, Valley Services representative at Northwest Mississippi Community College, congratulates Leonard Riley of Senatobia on being named “Valley Services Northwest Mississippi Community College Employee of the Quarter.” Riley was recognized for “bringing fresh

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President recognizes faculty and staff customer service at opening meeting

    Left, Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (left) presented the 2016 Faculty Customer Service Award to Dan Scherer, DeSoto Center computer information systems instructor (center) at the Aug. 15 opening day faculty meeting. Scherer was

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Haraway wins Northwest’s Grisham Excellence in Teaching award

Northwest Mississippi Community College English instructor Leelee Haraway was presented the Sandy Grisham Excellence in Teaching Award at the college’s opening faculty meeting on Aug. 15. This award is given to an academic faculty member on the Senatobia campus in

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New Northwest faculty introduced, Quality Enhancement Plan unveiled

Northwest Mississippi Community College held its opening faculty meeting on Aug. 15 on the Senatobia campus, during which new full-time faculty members were recognized and the college’s new 10-year Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) was introduced. New faculty on the Senatobia

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Sen. Wicker visits new Mechanical Technology Building

Senator Roger Wicker, right, listens as Northwest Mississippi Community College Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology instructor Josh Buchanan explains how used air conditioning units can be used as teaching tools in the classroom. Wicker visited Northwest’s new Mechanical Technology

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President recognizes new administrators, MCCLA nominees at August meeting

Right, Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (third from left) recognized several new administrators at the August meeting of the Northwest Board of Trustees. Joining Dr. Spears (left to right) are Dr. Susanne Strehle, Dual Enrollment coordinator,

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Nursing division kicks off informational sessions

Pictured:  Dr. Denise Bynum, division director of Nursing at Northwest Mississippi Community College, welcomes participants to the college’s first Nursing Informational Session on July 19. Anyone interested in applying for nursing school is encouraged to attend a session to learn

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Northwest new student orientation dates set for July 12, 13, 19 and 20

Summer orientation/registration dates have been set at Northwest Mississippi Community College, according to college officials. The dates for orientation on all campuses are July 12, 13, 19 and 20. Orientation will begin at 9 a.m. on those dates at the

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Vicki Hale Endowment established at Northwest

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing has established the Victoria Parker Hale Endowment in honor of long-time Division Director Vicki Hale. Hale served as division director of the Nursing Division from 1988-2008 when she retired from Northwest. After

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