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Bynum named director of Northwest Nursing Division

When Dr. Denise Bynum moved into Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Benton Apartments as a nursing student 35 years ago, she could never have dreamed she would become director of the Nursing Division one day. Today, she works in the building

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Mixon named Northwest division director of Fine Arts

John Mixon of Oxford has been named as Division Director of Fine Arts at Northwest Mississippi Community College. He succeeds Dr. Kenneth Sipley, who retired at the end of the school year. Mixon was previously assistant director of bands and

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Northwest employees and retirees honored by Foundation

  Right: Northwest Mississippi Community College faculty and staff were honored for five years of service by the Northwest Foundation recently during the Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony at the David M. Haraway Center on the Senatobia campus. Pictured are

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USMC New Orleans band performs at Northwest

Pictured: The Fine Arts Division at Northwest Mississippi Community College hosted a concert by the United States Marine Corps Band New Orleans on May 5. After the concert, Chief Warrant Officer 2 Bryan Sherlock, Band Officer and conductor, left, presented

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Northwest instructor, students honored by Senatobia Rotary Club

  Pictured right: The Northwest Mississippi Community College Senatobia Rotary Teacher of the Month for May is Bettye B. Johnson, business instructor, second from left.  Congratulating Johnson is (l-r) Julie Correro, Rotary member and Northwest division director of Education, Earline

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Christy named Rotary Student of the Month

  Pictured: The Northwest Mississippi Community College Senatobia Rotary Student of the Month for April is Megan Christy of Ashland, center. Christy is a sophomore biology major. Congratulating Christy is Michael McPherson, Northwest physics instructor, left, and Scott Crockett, Senatobia

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HEADWAE student and teacher honored at March Board of Trustees meeting

Northwest President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, congratulated Northwest’s HEADWAE recipients, l-r, sophomore general college major Nathan Jones of Coldwater and Hotel and Restaurant Management Technology instructor Katherine Murphy Mistilis of Memphis. Both recipients are from the DeSoto Center.  HEADWAE

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Northwest will make up snow day on April 17

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Academic Council has approved a make up day for students, staff and faculty. The college was closed earlier in the year for snow days. The make up day will be Thursday, April 17, which was

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Northwest hosts junior high school math competition

The Mathematics Division of Northwest Mississippi Community College recently hosted The Mississippi Council of Teachers of Mathematics Junior High Math Competition. On Feb. 28, students from several district schools traveled to the Senatobia campus for testing. Students from Ashland Middle

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Lusk named Tate County Educator of the Year

  Northwest Mississippi Community College English Instructor Dr. Sherry Lusk, right, was named Tate County Educator of the Year at the 16th annual Tate County Economic Development Foundation (TCEDF) banquet on Feb. 25. Congratulating Lusk is Jay Foster, superintendent of Senatobia City

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