Blog Archives

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

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Communications, Events, Students, Top News Stories

Northwest summer sessions registration dates set

Registration for summer 2014 sessions on all campuses at Northwest Mississippi Community College has been scheduled, according to college officials. Open registration for day classes will be held from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Tuesday, May 27. On the

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Communications, Students, Top News Stories, Uncategorized

Northwest Practical Nursing students bring home awards from state convention

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Practical Nursing students from all campuses attended the Annual Mississippi Licensed Practical Nursing Convention on April 9-11th in Biloxi. Northwest’s Practical Nursing program is available on the Senatobia, Ashland, DeSoto and Oxford campuses. According to

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Career-Tech, Communications, Students, Top News Stories

Southaven student wins Klein Tools Top Apprentice honor

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology Instructor Whit Perry (right) presents Jewel Everett Dinning of Southaven with the Klein Tools Top Apprentice Award. Dinning also received a Klein Tool box set. (Photo submitted)

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Career-Tech, Communications, Students, Top News Stories

Northwest art students receive scholarships from Memphis College of Art

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College sophomore art majors (l-r) Jeremy Clark of Olive Branch and Tara Thornton of Lake Cormorant have been awarded scholarships to study at the Memphis College of Art. Clark was awarded $45,000 and Thornton received $52,000.

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Communications, Fine Arts, Students, Top News Stories

Dr. Spears receives first yearbook

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, right, receives the first copy of the 2014 Northwest Rocketeer from Carroll Gunn Huebner, Northwest journalism instructor and yearbook adviser, left, and Cheyenne Fair, yearbook editor and journalism major from

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Communications, Faculty/Staff, Students, Top News Stories

Northwest online dual enrollment students visit campus

Pictured: Sybil Canon, an online adjunct English instructor at Northwest Mississippi Community College, proctors a final exam in the new Tate Hall Building for dual enrollment students from Byhalia High School, Potts Camp High School and H.W. Byers High School.

Tagged with:
Posted in Communications, Students, Top News Stories

Northwest education students meet National Teacher of the Year

Pictured: Jeff Charbonneau, the recipient of the 2013 National Teacher of the Year award, visited with Northwest Mississippi Community College education majors at the DeSoto Center on April 16. Northwest Education Association members (left to right) Harley Cook of Pope,

Tagged with:
Posted in Communications, Students, Top News Stories

Northwest Les Fauves Spring Art Sale set May 2

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Les Fauves Art Club will hold its annual spring art sale on Friday, May 2 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Art Gallery on the Senatobia campus. The sale, which helps raise money

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Communications, Fine Arts, Students, Top News Stories

Northwest alumnus receives Taylor Medal

“He makes teaching worthwhile.  His intelligence, discipline, and enthusiasm all combine into the kind of student every teacher dreams of having in the classroom,” said Jennifer Boyd Hale, a mathematics instructor at Northwest Mississippi Community College, describing Northwest alumnus Logan

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Alumni and Foundation, Communications, Students, Top News Stories