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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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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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Northwest nursing students shine at state convention

Thirty-one nursing students from Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Student Nurses Association (SNA) brought home several awards and recognitions from the annual Mississippi Organization for Associate Degree Nursing Student Association (MOSA) conference held at the Vicksburg Convention Center in Vicksburg on

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Northwest nursing instructor named to state board

Dr. Robyn Caldwell, nursing instructor and student success specialist at Northwest Mississippi Community College, was recently elected as Education Director to the Mississippi Organization for Associate Degree Nursing (MO-ADN) State Board. According to the MO-ADN website, the role of the

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Local sponsors still needed for Apr. 26 “Shoot for the Heart” event

Local sponsors are still needed for the third annual local “Shoot for the Heart” event to benefit The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing. The event will take place on Saturday, April 26 at the Willows Sporting Clays Center

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Northwest LPN-RN Transition program to kick off in fall semester

Beginning in the 2014 fall semester, the Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing will offer a Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) to Registered Nursing (RN) Transition program that will enable LPNs who meet certain requirements to enter the college’s Associate

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Northwest still seeking sponsors and participants for Apr. 26 “Shoot for the Heart” event

Sponsors and participants are still needed for the third annual local “Shoot for the Heart” event to benefit The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing. The event will take place on Saturday, April 26 at the Willows Sporting Clays

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