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WNC Announces Participation in the Nevada Promise Scholarship Program

June 23, 2017

Western Nevada College is delighted to announce that it will participate in the state’s new Nevada Promise Scholarship program, so that young Nevadans can attend WNC starting with the fall 2018 semester, free of class fees.

WNC’s Adult Literacy, Language Program Celebrates Students’ Success

June 20, 2017

Seventy-nine men and women received HSE certificates and 18 students were inducted into the National Adult Education Honor Society at WNC’s Adult Literacy and Language program celebration Monday.

Jump Start College Stories of Success

June 20, 2017

Students in Jump Start are succeeding at high rates.  Read many positive and rewarding stories, including perspectives from students, instructors and parents, as well as Governor Sandoval’s recent signing of Senate Bill 19, which aims to make programs like Jump Start more accessible to all students in Nevada.

CIT Programs Prepare Students for Variety of Tech Jobs

June 13, 2017

WNC provides many directions for individuals interested in the morphing world of computer technology.

WNC Rodeo Club Sends Four to College National Finals Rodeo

June 8, 2017

WNC’s Courtney Wood, Kayla Norcutt, Sydney Howard and Quincy Crum have each earned spots in the June 11-17 national competition in Casper, Wyo.

WNC 2017 Commencement Photos

June 8, 2017

Photos from the Western Nevada College’s Commencement Ceremony on Monday, May 22 in Carson City.

Thomas to Lecture on ‘12 Men on the Moon’ on Saturday at WNC

June 7, 2017

Mike Thomas will debut his lecture, “12 Men on the Moon,” on Saturday, June 10 at WNC’s Jack C. Davis Observatory.

Reach for the Stars Gala on Saturday, Aug. 12

June 2, 2017

Celebrate under the Sturgeon Moon at the second annual WNC Fundraiser for Academics.

Sponsor WNC’s Golf for Education Tournament

Sponsor WNC’s Golf for Education Tournament

June 2, 2017

Local businesses and individuals can “Golf for Education” when they participate in the WNC Foundation and Northern Nevada Development Authority’s 18th annual Golf Classic.

WNC Recognizes 267 Students on Dean’s List

June 2, 2017

Western Nevada College has named 267 students to the Spring 2017 Dean’s List.