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Governor Signs Bill at WNC, Mandating High Schools Offer Dual Credit

Gov. Sandoval signed SB 19, which requires all Nevada high schools to provide dual-credit opportunities to their students, on Wednesday at WNC.

WNC Offers Accelerated Plan for Pre-Nursing Students

Through an accelerated model, Western Nevada College students can complete nursing prerequisites in just two semesters, in preparation for acceptance into the program.

Automotive Mechanics, Auto Body Repair Training Leads to Employment

Western Nevada College’s Automotive Mechanics/Automotive Auto Body departments offer individuals the training necessary to become employed by local repair shops.

Congratulations to Student Employee of Year – Tracy Bradfute

Tracy was selected from seven students nominated for Student Employee of the Year.

WNC Specialty Crop Presents Hoop House, Season Extension Workshop

Western Nevada College Specialty Crop Institute will offer “Hoop House Structures and Season Extension” workshop on June 16, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the University of Nevada, Reno Desert Farming Initiative.

Near-Record 551 Students Graduate from WNC

Western Nevada College graduated one of its largest classes ever, with 551 students graduating with 592 degrees and certificates during a commencement ceremony on Monday.

Record 89 Jump Start Students Graduate from WNC

Western Nevada College’s 2017 graduating class includes a record 89 Jump Start students.

Well-Rounded WNC Grad Whitney Skabelund Sets Future in Motion

For the better part of the past two years, Western Nevada College grad Whitney Skabelund has balanced a busy schedule of colleges classes, two high school varsity sports, two jobs, church activities and a social life.

WNC’s Youngest Nursing Grad Ever Makes Dreams Come True Quickly

Morgan Tingle, 19, will become the youngest Western Nevada College student to graduate with an Associate of Applied Science degree in nursing on Monday, May 22.