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Northwest Foundation Scholarship deadline is April 1

The deadline to apply for a Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation scholarship is April 1, according to Sybil Canon, associate vice president of development and special projects. Students receiving other forms of Financial Aid or other scholarships are still eligible

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“Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” set for March 26-29

Alexander (Chip Malone), center, sings about running away to Australia to escape his troubles in the upcoming Northwest Mississippi Community College production of “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.” Left to right, Heather Pate, Charlotte Malone,

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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 hosts SkillsUSA District 1 high school competition

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College hosted the District 1 competition for Mississippi SkillsUSA on Feb. 10. Northwest Career-Technical students assisted in the preparation and execution of the competition. Michael Sharp (far right) of South Panola High School competes in the Automotive Service

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Northwest GED graduate overcomes obstacles for success

Gandhi is credited with saying “We may stumble and fall but shall rise again; it should be enough if we did not run away from the battle.” This seems the perfect quote to describe Northwest Mississippi Community College DeSoto Center

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College Goal Sunday

* Get free, on-site professional assistance completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) * Talk to financial aid professionals about fi nancial aid resources and how to apply * Get information regarding state-wide student services, admission requirements and more! When: Saturday, Feb.

Posted in Students

Northwest theatre students shine at regional festival

Eleven students from Northwest Mississippi Community College’s theatre program attended the Region 4 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) in Albany, Georgia Feb. 3-7. During the festival, Northwest competed against community college, university and graduate students from Alabama, Georgia,

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Northwest names 10 students to 2014 -2015 Hall of Fame

Ten Northwest Mississippi Community College students have been inducted into the 2014 -2015 Northwest Hall of Fame, the highest honor a Northwest student can attain based upon their academic prowess and involvement in student life at the college. The group

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Morrow named Senatobia Rotary Club Student of the Month

Kendall Morrow of Courtland, second from left, a sophomore student studying secondary education was named the Senatobia Rotary Club’s February Student of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College. Congratulating Morrow left to right are, June Turner, Spanish instructor; her

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Gamma Beta Phi Chapter established on Northwest Oxford Campus

Fourteen Northwest Mississippi Community College students from the Oxford campus were inducted into a newly formed chapter of the Gamma Beta Phi Society on Jan. 29. Students inducted into the Northwest chapter were Barbara Arbuckle of Oxford; Melanie Webb of

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