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Northwest DeSoto Center students inducted into PTK

Several Northwest Mississippi Community College DeSoto Center students were inducted into the Alpha Gamma Chi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) in a ceremony held on the Southaven campus on April 6. DeSoto Center Dean Jeremy Isome gave the welcoming

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Northwest 2016 All-Mississippi Academic Team Honorees recognized

Northwest Mississippi Community College students Ashlinn Webster of Hernando, Matthew Bosley of Nesbit, Madison McClanahan of Hernando and Dixie Quinn, Tatyana Wadley and Daniel Pompa, all of Oxford, were honored on March 22 by the Mississippi Legislature for being named

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Northwest DeSoto DECA students shine at state competition

Collegiate DECA students from Northwest Mississippi Community College’s DeSoto Center participated in the DECA State Conference Feb. 24-26 in Southaven. Enrollment in Northwest DECA is limited to Business and Marketing Management Technology or Hotel and Restaurant Management Technology students. The

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DeSoto Center student’s story to be featured in Christian magazine

On any given weekday in the commons at Northwest Mississippi Community College’s DeSoto Center, you might see student Jonathan Miller of Horn Lake and his mother Joy Miller sitting at a table reading or studying the Bible. Other students may

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Northwest DeSoto Center student finalist for national scholarship

Northwest Mississippi Community College student James Daniel Moore of Lakeland, Tennessee was recently selected as a finalist in the Service Corporation International (SCI) Scholarship. SCI is a North American provider of end-of-life arrangements and services, which is based in Houston,

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Anderson shares stories, poetry at DeSoto Center Library African American Read-in

Dr. Rachell Anderson of Tunica, a member of the Northwest Mississippi Community College Board of Trustees, was the guest speaker at the African American Read-in at DeSoto Center Library on Feb. 17. Anderson shared some of her own poetry and

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Northwest DeSoto Center culinary students provide desserts for legislative luncheon

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College was represented well at the Mississippi Association of Community & Junior Colleges (MACJC) Legislative Appreciation Luncheon on Jan. 26 in Jackson. Students from Northwest DeSoto Center’s Hotel and Restaurant Management Technology (HRT) program provided desserts

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Northwest DeSoto DECA students shine at state competition

Collegiate DECA students from Northwest Mississippi Community College’s DeSoto Center participated in the DECA Fall Leadership and Innovate Mississippi October 25-27 in Raymond, Miss. Enrollment in Northwest DECA is limited to Business and Marketing Management Technology or Hotel and Restaurant

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New award recognizes faculty excellence at Northwest DeSoto Center

American psychiatrist Dr. William Glasser once said, “When you study great teachers, you will learn much more from their caring and hard work than from their style.” Wayne Ferguson, a long-time mathematics instructor who was honored at the college’s annual

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Winners of the 2+2 Scholarship Golf Tournament announced

Winners have been determined for the annual BancorpSouth 2+2 Scholarship Golf Tournament, benefitting students from The University of Mississippi and Northwest Mississippi Community College at DeSoto Center. The event was held on Thursday, Sept. 17 at Cherokee Valley Golf Course in

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