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WNC’s Seasoned Jump Start Program Adding to Success

January 13, 2017

Now in its third year, Western Nevada College’s Jump Start College has evolved into a highly successful, dynamic program that is providing a variety of higher education benefits to Nevada high school students.

WNC Specialty Crop Institute’s Small Farm Equipment Workshop Jan. 20

January 11, 2017

Western Nevada College Specialty Crop Institute, in collaboration with the University of Nevada, Reno Desert Farming Initiative, will offer a Small Farm Equipment Workshop on Friday, Jan. 20 to assist in repairing, replacing and updating farm equipment.

Career and Technical Education Offers Something for Everyone

January 10, 2017

Western Nevada College’s CTE Division offers a range of degrees, certificates of achievement, and certification and licensing preparation so students can meet their higher education goals and find careers that suit their goals and skills.

WNC Announces 297 Students on Fall Dean’s List

January 4, 2017

Western Nevada College has named 297 students to the Fall 2016 Dean’s List.

WNC Business Program Providing Students with Real-World Learning

December 29, 2016

Changes to WNC’s Business program are providing students with important community contacts, real-world training, marketable skills, online course offerings and the opportunity to transfer to a four-year business program as a junior.

February Class to Help Substitute Teachers

December 27, 2016

Improve your teaching effectiveness by enrolling in Management Methods for Substitutes at Western Nevada College. The class meets from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays, Feb. 11 and Feb. 25.

Automotive Students Jump Start Careers, Pass ASE Exams

December 27, 2016

Five of the nine Western Nevada College students completing four accelerated classes in automotive mechanics during the fall semester are part of the Jump Start College program.

Jim Barlow is the New Club Soccer Coach

December 27, 2016

Western Nevada College is pleased to welcome Jim Barlow as the new head coach of their men’s and women’s soccer clubs.

Technology Leaders of Tomorrow Fostered through Robotics Events

December 19, 2016

On Dec. 14-15 at Western Nevada College, students immersed in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math education showed what they could do when their minds were stimulated through technology and robotics.

College Remembers Renee Magrini

December 15, 2016

The entire Western Nevada College community is deeply saddened to learn of the loss of Renee Magrini, who taught biology, microbiology and chemistry at WNC for more than 20 years.