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Retirees honored during Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony

Northwest Mississippi Community College retirees were honored by the Northwest Foundation recently during the Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony at the David M. Haraway Center on the Senatobia campus. Pictured are front row (l-r) Lisa Vincent, Nursing instructor; Ruby Lee,

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Scholarship honoring Dr. Ellen Williams established at Northwest

The Division of Nursing has established a scholarship honoring Dr. Ellen Williams at Northwest Mississippi Community College. Williams served as dean of the Division of Nursing from 2008 to 2014. She taught at Northwest from 1990 until 2014. Her vast

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Meurrier named Senatobia Rotary Teacher of the Month

Sandy Meurrier, center, Health-care Data Technology instructor, was named the Senatobia Rotary Club’s May Teacher of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College. Congratulating Meurrier, left to right, are David Campbell, district dean for Career, Technical and Workforce Education and

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Northwest president receives first yearbook

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, left, receives the first copy of the 2015 Northwest Rocketeer from Carroll Gunn Huebner, Northwest journalism instructor and yearbook adviser, right, and Mary Adam, center, Rocketeer editor from Senatobia. The theme

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Northwest 2015 All-Mississippi Academic Team Honorees recognized

Northwest Mississippi Community College students Tiffanee Merritt of Coldwater, Cody Abel of Southaven, Emily Reedy of Horn Lake, Dameon Cunningham of Batesville, Ashleigh Hoffman of Oxford and Daniel Sing of Independence were honored on March 25 by the Mississippi Legislature

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Northwest HEADWAE recipients honored at March Board of Trustees meeting

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, congratulated Northwest’s HEADWAE recipients, l-r, sophomore Keenan Lane Arntson of Oxford and English Instructor Renee Young O’Neill at the Northwest Board of Trustees meeting on March 19. Both recipients are

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Leishman named Tate County EDF Educator of the Year

Northwest Mississippi Community College English Instructor Beth Leishman, left, was named Tate County Educator of the Year at the 17th annual Tate County Economic Development Foundation (TCEDF) banquet on March 2. Congratulating Leishman is Julie Correro, division director of Education

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Northwest hosts junior high school math competition

The Mississippi Council of Teachers of Mathematics Junior High Math Competition was held recently on the Senatobia campus of Northwest Mississippi Community College. On Feb. 27, students from district schools traveled to the campus for testing. Students from Northwest’s surrounding

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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’s new recording equipment provides teaching tool

Recently, the Northwest Mississippi Community College Fine Arts Division purchased new recording equipment in the Fine Arts Auditorium that will not only enable the division to record in-house concerts and plays, but it will also provide a teaching tool for

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