Chili Cook Off: Oct. 9, 2019

Think you have what it takes to win? Sign up to compete starting Sept. 23 outside of the bookstore. Cash prizes will be awarded in two categories: traditional and alternative. The chili with the most votes will win the coveted Golden Ladle!

Want to eat? Join us in the Atrium on Wednesday, October 9 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. For a $3 donation, you’ll get chips, a drink and chili. All proceeds benefit the PATH Center of Defiance.

NSCC Proud: Tammy Cook

Tammy Cook dropped out of high school to start raising a family, but she had a goal to return to school to improve her situation. She eventually earned her GED with her step-daughter, fulfilling a promise they made to each other. Thanks to her education and training from NSCC, Tammy regained her confidence and completed her associate degree in office management.



Industrial Technology (Electrical) Faculty

Applications are being accepted for an industrial technology (electrical) faculty position. The industrial technology faculty will be responsible for classroom instruction. They will provide leadership in the development, assessment and evaluation of curriculum in existing courses, new courses and related programs. They will actively participate in student advising and will participate in department meetings, college committees and facilitate industry advisory committees. Download complete job description.

Automotive Service Instructor (Part-Time)

NSCC is seeking a qualified, part-time automotive service instructor. Northwest State Community College has partnered with the Defiance Dream Center and area new-car dealerships to offer this new automotive service technology program. The NSCC automotive technology program closely simulates our local industry’s needs, specifically at new-car dealerships. Course emphasis will be on task related to service fundamentals, engine repair and performance, brake systems, chassis systems, climate control systems, vehicle computer control systems, automatic and manual transmissions, and vehicle body mechanical systems.

The qualified applicant must have a high school diploma or GED; associate degree and/or equivalent experience preferred. Interested candidates need to submit an employment application, cover letter, and resume.  All information should be submitted to using “Automotive Service Instructor (PT)” as the subject line.

NSCC Proud: Heather Galbraith

Heather Galbraith knew from an early age she wanted to help people, it just took the encouragement of friends, family and NSCC instructors to guide her along her path. Heather graduated from NSCC in 2009 with a human services degree and now returns to the College to teach some of the very classes she once attended as a student.

Are you ready to get started? Reach out to the NSCC Admissions Office for more information.

NSCC Welcomes Chancellor Randy Gardner to Campus

Northwest State Community College was pleased to host Chancellor Randy Gardner and Representative Jim Hoops (Ohio House District 81) to the College’s Archbold campus this morning for a walking visit and discussion. During the hour-long visit, Chancellor Gardener and Rep. Hoops met with the NSCC admissions and advising center teams; toured active classrooms and labs; and met with administrators, faculty, staff and students.

“It was an honor to host Chancellor Randy Gardner and Representative Jim Hoops today. We are #NSCCProud to serve northwest Ohio residents. Our residents vote with their feet, and having an enrollment growth this fall means that our community is responding positively to our guided pathways and internships leading to better jobs locally,” noted Dr. Michael Thomson, NSCC president.

Thomson continued, “We really appreciate the Chancellor’s vision. He encouraged us to continue our partnerships with local employers, P-12/college partners, government, and not-for-profit organizations. Together, we are making a difference in areas of real need, and we look forward to building upon our current successes.”

Chancellor Gardner will return to NSCC as the College’s 50th anniversary commencement speaker on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 2 pm. Area residents are welcome to experience #NSCCProud on May 9 and help the College celebrate NSCC’s contribution to northwest Ohio.