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Northwest recognized for academic improvement among athletes

At this year’s annual Mississippi Association of Colleges and Universities (MAC) Conference Northwest Mississippi Community College was recognized with the John C. and Ernestine McCall Halbrook Improvement Award. The conference was held on Oct. 4-5 at Millsaps College in Jackson.

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Northwest English instructor receives Webb Award

       In September, Northwest Mississippi Community College English instructor Cindy Pierce was honored as the recipient of the Webb Award at The Two-Year College English Association of Mississippi (TYCAM) conference. Named in honor of Dr. Evelyn Webb, the Webb Award

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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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Library offers faculty 3D printer demonstration

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Division of Learning Resources recently offered faculty a demonstration of the library’s new 3D printer. Glenn McDowell, systems administrator, left, and Maya Berry, digital resources librarian, right, demonstrated how the printer works and discussed resources for

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Hicks wins Northwest’s Grisham Excellence in Teaching award

 Northwest Mississippi Community College Instructional Librarian Courtney Hicks was presented the Sandy Grisham Excellence in Teaching Award at the college’s opening faculty meeting on Aug. 10. This award is given to an academic faculty member on the Senatobia campus in

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New faculty welcomed at back to school meeting

Northwest Mississippi Community College welcomed new faculty members at the annual back-to-school faculty meeting on Aug. 10. Pictured front row, left to right, are Dr. Lindsey Massie, biology instructor, Senatobia; Anne Marie Ross, early childhood education technology instructor, Senatobia; Kelly

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Ferguson first recipient of DeSoto Center faculty award

Wayne Ferguson, longtime math instructor at Northwest Mississippi Community College, center, is the first recipient of the DeSoto Center Excellence in Teaching Award. Presenting the $500 award and plaque were Northwest President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, right, and Jeremy Isome, dean

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2015 Customer Service Award recipients honored at back to school meeting

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, right, presented the 2015 Faculty Customer Service Award to Renee O’Neal, Oxford Center English instructor, center, at the Aug. 10 opening day faculty meeting. O’Neal was recognized for outstanding customer service

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2014 Customer Service Award recipients honored at back to school meeting

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, right, presented the 2014 Faculty Customer Service Award to Dr. K.N. Thimmaiah, DeSoto Center chemistry instructor, center, at the Aug. 10 opening day faculty meeting. Thimmaiah was recognized for outstanding customer

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Fall orientation, registration in progress July 7, 8, 14 or 15

Students can register on campus  July 7, 8, 14 or 15 or during Open Registration for day classes Aug. 12-13, evening classes Aug. 11-12 and Online classes Aug. 11-13. For more information, click here.   Northwest Instructor Doug Johnson, center,

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