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Northwest’s Lawson receives T.P. Vinson award

Richie E. Lawson, vice president for Education at Northwest Mississippi Community College was recently honored by the University of Mississippi-DeSoto Center as the 2017 recipient of the T.P. Vinson award. T.P. Vinson was an associate dean, faculty member and advising

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Northwest 2017 All-Mississippi Academic Team Honorees recognized

Northwest Mississippi Community College students Devon Troy-Lee Thomas of Oxford; Kayla Rene Duerstock of Nesbit; Alexis Riley Slade of Horn Lake; Veronica Earlene Wilson of Oxford; Kendall Elaine McCoy of Olive Branch and Kayla Mallory Perez of Horn Lake were

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Northwest announces 2017 HEADWAE honorees

Northwest Mississippi Community College recently announced its 2017 HEADWAE honorees. The HEADWAE student is sophomore Joshua Douglas Bell, who attended Northwest on the Senatobia campus, and the HEADWAE faculty member is Tommy Watson, civil engineering technology instructor on the Senatobia

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Northwest names 11 students to 2016-2017 Hall of Fame

  Eleven Northwest Mississippi Community College students have been inducted into the 2016 -2017 Northwest Hall of Fame, the highest honor a Northwest student can attain based upon their academic prowess and involvement in student life at the college. The

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Northwest students inducted into PTK

Several Northwest Mississippi Community College students were inducted into the Theta Sigma Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) in a recent ceremony on the Senatobia campus. The keynote speaker for the event was Dr. John Dickerson, assistant vice president of

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Nursing students inducted into national nursing honor society

These Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing students were recently inducted into Northwest’s Gamma Zeta chapter of Alpha Delta Nu, a national nursing honor society. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA in nursing classes and overall. Pictured front row (left to

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President recognizes faculty and staff customer service at opening meeting

    Left, Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (left) presented the 2016 Faculty Customer Service Award to Dan Scherer, DeSoto Center computer information systems instructor (center) at the Aug. 15 opening day faculty meeting. Scherer was

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Haraway wins Northwest’s Grisham Excellence in Teaching award

Northwest Mississippi Community College English instructor Leelee Haraway was presented the Sandy Grisham Excellence in Teaching Award at the college’s opening faculty meeting on Aug. 15. This award is given to an academic faculty member on the Senatobia campus in

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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 students shine in SkillsUSA state competition

Students in Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Career-Technical programs traveled to Jackson March 1 and 2 to participate in the 2016 SkillsUSA Mississippi State Competition. First place winners from Northwest were Preston Bagwell of Pontotoc, Diesel Equipment Technology; Savannah Riley of

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