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Nursing students hold Teddy Bear Clinic for local pre-school

 Nursing students from Northwest Mississippi Community College recently held a Teddy BearClinic forSenatobia First Baptist Church Pre-School students, ages 2-4. They presented information about a variety of safety and health concerns at seven different stations. Here, left to right ,

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First Northwest Nursing students inducted into new honor society

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Division of Nursing celebrated the induction of nursing students into the new National Organization for Associate Degree Nursing (N-OADN) Alpha Delta Nu Nursing Honor Society on Dec. 8 at the David M. Haraway Center. Fourteen sophomore

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Nursing students collect pop tops for Ronald McDonald House

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Student Nursing Association collected 111 gallons of pop tops to be donated to the Ronald McDonald House in Memphis. The Sophomore II class, shown above, collected the most pop tops: 34 gallons. (Photo submitted)

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Northwest Nursing Advisory Board meets Nov. 5

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing Advisory Board held their first meeting of the year on Nov. 5 on the Senatobia campus. Pictured left to right are: front row, left-right: Dan Smith, vice president for Student Services; Leslie Legendre, administrative assistant;

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Nursing Division holds annual Career Day on Oct. 22

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Student Nursing Division’s annual Career Day was held on Oct. 22 on the Senatobia campus. Right: Freshman nursing student Katie Russell of Coldwater, left, gets information on the BSN program at Union University from Wendy

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Student Nursing Association learns about Memphis transplant program

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Student Nursing Association welcomed Jaime Watkins, clinical transplant coordinator for Baptist Heart Transplant and Circulatory Support Center at Baptist Memphis Hospital on Oct. 15. Watkins gave an overview of the transplant program. (Photo by LaJuan

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Sophomore II Nursing class collects school supplies for Hernando ministry

The Sophomore II Nursing class at Northwest Mississippi Community College collected school supplies for the children of West End Ministries in Hernando. Once a week this ministry holds a tutoring session for children of all ages. The class has adopted

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Northwest Nursing students qualify for MSN Early Entry program

These Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing students recently qualified for The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) RN-MSN- Early Entry program. In order to qualify, students must have a minimum overall 3.0 GPA, a 21 on the ACT and must

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Nursing Division receives Shoot for the Heart donation

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing received a check for $30,000 from the Shoot for the Heart fundraiser held on April 26. On hand for the check presentation were (l-r)Tom Pittman, president of The Community Foundation of Northwest

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Briscoe wins Northwest’s Grisham Excellence in Teaching award

Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing Simulation Specialist Pam Briscoe was presented the Sandy Grisham Excellence in Teaching Award at the college’s opening faculty meeting on Aug. 11. This award is given to an academic faculty member on the Senatobia campus

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