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Nursing Students Make the Holidays Brighter for Local Children

December 7, 2016

WNC’s National Student Nurses Association is participating in the Salvation Army of Carson City’s Angel Tree toy campaign for needy children in the community.

Toys for Tots Fundraiser Unites Fallon Campus

December 7, 2016

The Associated Students of Western Nevada participated in the Toys for Tots fundraiser, “Fallon Lights of Christmas,” purchasing one of the 50 live potted trees at the Western Heritage Barn on Saturday, Dec. 3.

Thomas to Give Free Saturday Lecture on Inventor Tesla

December 6, 2016

Mike Thomas will focus on Nikola Tesla, the “mad scientist,” during a free lecture on Saturday, Dec. 10 at WNC’s Jack C. Davis Observatory.

$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

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.