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Northwest receives scholarship donation from Sycamore Bank

Jay Tindall, left, chairman and CEO of Sycamore Bank presented a donation to the Sycamore Bank Endowment in honor of Northwest President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, left, and Mr. Gary Mosley, vice president for Finance. In addition to their scholarship, Sycamore

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Northwest Nursing Advisory Board meets Nov. 5

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing Advisory Board held their first meeting of the year on Nov. 5 on the Senatobia campus. Pictured left to right are: front row, left-right: Dan Smith, vice president for Student Services; Leslie Legendre, administrative assistant;

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Northwest teacher, student honored at Senatobia Rotary Club

Right: The Senatobia Rotary Club Student of the Month for November is Lee Ward, center, a Northwest Mississippi Community College sophomore from Olive Branch. Ward is studying computer science. Congratulating Ward, left to right are Marty Bolen, economics instructor, Rod Ward,

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Nursing Division holds annual Career Day on Oct. 22

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Student Nursing Division’s annual Career Day was held on Oct. 22 on the Senatobia campus. Right: Freshman nursing student Katie Russell of Coldwater, left, gets information on the BSN program at Union University from Wendy

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Lois F. Veazey scholarship established at Northwest

The Lois F. Veazey Endowed Scholarship has been established at Northwest Mississippi Community College in her memory by her husband, Charles Veazey of Oxford, according to Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development.  The scholarship was established to recognize Lois

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Venable-Cummings Scholarship established at Northwest

The Venable-Cummings Scholarship Endowment has been established at Northwest Mississippi Community College by Mississippi State Representative Tommy Reynolds and his wife, Liz, in appreciation for the contributions made to the youth of Tallahatchie and Yalobusha counties by Martha Joe Venable

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First Northwest online Continuing Education class a success

This fall, the division of Continuing Education at Northwest Mississippi Community College offered its first online course. The class called “Motivating Students in the Classroom,” was taught by Phyllis Johnson, dean of eLearning at Northwest. The course was designed to

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Senatobia Lions Club sponsors Northwest student club

     The Senatobia Lions Club is serving as a parent club to a new student organization at Northwest Mississippi Community College called Northwest Rangers Club Branch. According to Dolores Wooten, club sponsor, an “interest” meeting was held in September and

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Upcoming Reading Roundtable set for Oct. 28

The October meeting of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Reading Roundtable, made possible with funds from Sycamore Bank, will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 2 p.m., in the R.C. Pugh Library on the Senatobia campus.   This month’s book

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Sophomore II Nursing class collects school supplies for Hernando ministry

The Sophomore II Nursing class at Northwest Mississippi Community College collected school supplies for the children of West End Ministries in Hernando. Once a week this ministry holds a tutoring session for children of all ages. The class has adopted

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