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WNC Specialty Crop Presents Hoop House, Season Extension Workshop

May 25, 2017

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.

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

May 23, 2017

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

Near-Record 551 Students Graduate from WNC

May 22, 2017

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

May 22, 2017

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

Well-Rounded WNC Grad Whitney Skabelund Sets Future in Motion

May 18, 2017

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

May 18, 2017

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.

WNC Offers Accelerated Plan for Pre-Nursing Students

May 16, 2017

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

Child Development Center Receives 4-Star Rating

May 16, 2017

Western Nevada College’s Child Development Center has received a 4-star designation from the Silver State Stars Quality Rating & Improvement System.

WNC Hosting Journey of Hope on Friday, June 16

May 10, 2017

WNC and the Nevada Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities will present a number of activities to celebrate Journey of Hope, scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, June 16.

National Nurses Week: What Does Nursing Mean to WNC Nurses?

May 10, 2017

For National Nurses Week, Western Nevada College’s Nursing Program instructors and students were asked: What does nursing mean to you?