Resume Writing Workshops Available Throughout March

The NSCC Career Services office will be hosting several resume writing workshops throughout the month of March to help prepare students for the upcoming Job and Career Fair scheduled for Tuesday, April 9 in the NSCC Atrium.
All workshops will be held in C211.

March 5 12:15-12:50 p.m.
March 7  12:15-12:50 p.m.
March 18 5:00-5:40 p.m.
March 20 5:00-5:40 p.m.
March 26 12:15-12:50 p.m.
March 27 12:15-12:50 p.m.
March 28 12:15-12:50 p.m.

Collaborative Study Event: March 6, 2019

Having trouble with a class? Two heads are better than one. Meet with others on campus who have already taken or are currently taking the class and help each other work through tough courses.

March 6, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. in Room H104

Women in STEM is partnering with the Success Center to create a collaborative studying atmosphere for the entire campus. Good at math but bad at writing papers?  Help others with their math while you get help with your writing. Enjoyed psychology but struggling with chemistry?  Help another student and seek out help as well.

Now is the perfect time to prep for midterms!

2018 Award of Merit & PTK Inductees Recognized

Northwest State Community College recently recognized seventeen Award of Merit recipients.  For over 25 years, Northwest State has recognized graduates within the degree programs for their academic achievements.  Award of Merit recipients are chosen by faculty from the respective divisions based on leadership involvement, special talents or abilities in their academic field, and significant contributions to Northwest State.

During the ceremony, the College also recognized twelve students for induction in to the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society. To be eligible for induction, students must have a minimum 3.5 grade point average after completing at least eighteen credit hours of college coursework. During the evening’s festivities, four students were also inducted into the Kappa Beta Delta International Honor Society, recognizing “scholarship and accomplishment among students of business pursuing associate degrees.”[1] Inductees included Amanda Andres, Kelly Anderson, Abigail Hull, Christopher Schaub, Jennifer Barnhart, Jacob Klopfenstein, Jason Stubblefield, Robert Simmons, Wesley Heuerman, Caleb Davila, Elizabeth Huffman and Mark Oliphant.

Phi Theta Kappa was established in 1918 to encourage academic achievement for two-year college students. Its mission is to provide opportunities for individual growth and development through honors, leadership and service programming. Phi Theta Kappa is the largest honor society in American higher education with more than 1.3 million members.

The following students were recognized:

Bret Schlisser, Accounting
Amanda Andres, Accounting
Kristi Schlachter, Accounting
Stephen DeLaney, Business Management
Daniel Stuckey, Business Management
Janel Marchant, Criminal Justice
Brooke Thatcher, Medical Assisting
Isabella Swartz, Associate of Arts
Noah Scheppler, Associate of Science
Arielle Young, Visual Communication Graphic Design
Micah Peterson, Mechatronics
Cody Herman, Mechatronics
Kurt Stokes, Electrical Engineering Technology
Matthew Wulff, Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology
Hannah Roth, Mechanical Engineering Technology
Trey Hesselschwardt, Project Management Technology
Kali Heffelfinger, Practical Nursing


Learning in Action: NSCC Regatta

NSCC College Credit Plus students from the MET 100 (Intro to Engineering) class designed, built and tested cardboard boats as part of their course curriculum. Students represent all of the Henry County schools: Patrick Henry, Napoleon, Liberty Center and Holgate. The class meets at Automatic Feed Co. as part of an ongoing partnership designed to engage and inspire students in the fields of engineering and advanced manufacturing.