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  • NW Foundation
College announces new Northwest Soirée event
JENNIFER GRIFFITH

Northwest Mississippi Community College is asking supporters to save the date for the inaugural Northwest Soirée, set for Saturday, March 25, 2023.

Successful Atlanta artist, Northwest alumna to host local exhibit
NATALIE EHRHARDT

Northwest Mississippi Community College is pleased to announce that Atlanta-based artist Melissa Payne Baker, a 1996 graduate of Northwest, will debut an exhibition of her work entitled “Art for Every Palette” at the college in October.

  • alumni
  • Art exhibit
  • Baker
  • Graduation
Northwest celebrates 245 summer graduates
JULIE BAUER

Northwest Mississippi Community College officials announced 245 graduates have been awarded degrees and certificates for the summer 2022 semester. Degrees were officially conferred by Dr. Michael Heindl, Northwest president, on Aug. 1 during the college's 111th Commencement. Serving as Commencement speaker was State Rep. Lataisha Jackson, who represents Mississippi District 11.

Northwest, Ole Miss golf fundraiser brings in $29K
NATALIE EHRHARDT

The 18th Annual 2+2 Scholarship Golf Tournament, presented by BancorpSouth and Northcentral Electric Cooperative, raised just shy of $30K to benefit students at Northwest Mississippi Community College and The University of Mississippi at the DeSoto Campus.

  • 2+2 Golf Tournament
Northwest hosts health care career fair
NATALIE EHRHARDT

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s School of Health Sciences hosted its annual Nursing/Health Care Student Career Day on Monday, September 12, at the Haraway Center on the Senatobia Campus.  

  • career fair
  • Health Sciences
Northwest sees uptick in enrollment
NATALIE EHRHARDT

Northwest Mississippi Community College officials received some good news from the Mississippi Community College Board last week when 10-day preliminary enrollment numbers were released.  

  • Enrollment
  • students