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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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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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Lawson named vice president of Education at Northwest

Richie E. Lawson, former dean of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s DeSoto Center has been named vice president for Education. Lawson began his career at Northwest in 1983, teaching what was then called Mortuary Science at DeSoto Center. He taught until

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Northwest Board of Trustees members recognized for service

Northwest Mississippi Community College President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, far right, recognized members of the  Northwest Board of Trustees for their years of service to the board at the August meeting. Left to right, David Hargett, Tallahatchie, 25 years; John Burt,

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Casey named director of Northwest Workforce Division

Northwest Mississippi Community College officials recently announced that Dwayne Casey of Senatobia has been named as the new director of Workforce Development and Community Services. Casey replaces long time director David Bledsoe, who retired at the end of June. Casey

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Campbell returns to Northwest as new Career-Tech Dean

Northwest Mississippi Community College officials recently announced that David Campbell of Madison has been named as Northwest’s new dean of Career-Technical Education and Workforce Development. Campbell will replace Jerry Nichols, longtime associate vice president of Career-Technical Education and Workforce Development,

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