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$1.45M Science Lab Renovation Means Great Things for Students

December 1, 2016

When the renovation of Western Nevada College’s biophysical science and cadaver labs is completed next fall, students pursuing careers in medical and science fields stand to benefit the most from the $1.45 million project funded by the William N. Pennington Foundation.

Click Bond Holds Job Fair at WNC

November 30, 2016

Click Bond Inc. sent a team of representatives to Western Nevada College on Nov. 10 for a Job Fair, providing students with an opportunity to learn more about the Carson City manufacturer and inquire about job opportunities.

Afghanistan Man’s Amazing Journey to WNC

November 30, 2016

Paramount to Shafiullah Nasratzada and his family’s assimilation to a new culture has been introducing the Afghanistan man to Western Nevada College and its Applied Industrial Technology program.

Take Accelerated Music, Journalism Classes During Break

November 30, 2016

WNC is offering credit classes in journalism and music before the start of the spring semester, from Monday, Jan. 3 through Friday, Jan. 20.

Math, English Refresher Classes Offered in January

November 30, 2016

WNC is offering nonncredit math and English refresher courses in January. Math meets from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Jan. 3 through Jan. 19, while the English class meets from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, Jan. 17-20.

‘Dirty Diapers/Rabbit Ears’ Exhibit Opens in Main Gallery

‘Dirty Diapers/Rabbit Ears’ Exhibit Opens in Main Gallery

November 30, 2016

“Dirty Diapers/Rabbit Ears” is opening Wednesday, Nov. 30 in WNC’s Main Gallery in Carson City, and the exhibit will be shown through Friday, Feb. 3.

Driver Education, Baby-sitting Classes Offered during Christmas Break

November 21, 2016

All three WNC campuses are offering Driver Education from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 27-30 to people 15 and older. A one-day Baby-sitting Certification course for teens and pre-teens is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3 on WNC’s Carson City campus.

Spring Semester Registration Under Way

November 21, 2016

Spring semester registration for new and returning students is under way at Western Nevada College. Classes begin Monday, Jan. 23.

Promising Job Outlook for Teaching in Nevada

November 21, 2016

WNC has taken measures to help students interested in pursuing an education degree. A partnership with Nevada State College School of Education enables students who complete their AA degree at WNC to take simulcast and online classes from NSC to complete their bachelor’s degree.

WNC Earns Three First-Place Buckles at West Hills Rodeo

November 17, 2016

WNC’s Rodeo Club made a spectacular showing at the West Hills College-Coalinga Rodeo on Nov. 3-4 in Coalinga, Calif., with the women moving into second place in the region and Clayton Biglow, Courtney Wood and Quincy Crum taking home first-place buckles.