Huge Crowd Turns Out to View the Eclipse at the WNC Observatory
August 21, 2017
WNC hosted a large crowd at the Jack C. Davis Observatory for the August 21 solar eclipse.
WNC Recognizes 32 Students on Summer Dean’s List
August 17, 2017
Western Nevada College is proud to announce that 32 students have qualified for the 2017 Summer Dean’s List.
President Burton Accepts New Position with NSHE
August 16, 2017
Western Nevada College (WNC) President Chester (Chet) Burton has announced that Friday, Aug. 18 will be his last day at […]
WNC to Start New School Year Tobacco Free
August 15, 2017
Students, faculty, staff and visitors will not be permitted to use tobacco and vapor products in buildings or outdoor areas on the Carson City, Fallon and Douglas campuses starting Aug. 14.
Douglas Campus to Open on Monday, Aug. 14
August 9, 2017
Starting Monday, Aug. 14, Douglas Campus Manager Jean Way will be on campus to provide assistance to students. Hours are Monday through Wednesday from 2 to 7 p.m. and on Thursday from 2 to 6:30 p.m.
Jack C. Davis Observatory to Celebrate Total Solar Eclipse on Aug. 21
August 8, 2017
Although Carson City will be hundreds of miles south of the path of totality, the public can get a better-and-safe view of the solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21 at the observatory on the Carson City campus.
WNC Foundation’s Second Annual Fundraiser Saturday, Aug. 12
August 3, 2017
The WNC Foundation’s fundraiser for academics provides a nighttime celebration on Aug. 12 at Jack C. Davis Observatory on the Carson City campus,
Southwest Gas Donates Arc Welder to WNC
July 25, 2017
Southwest Gas has donated a Lincoln 300 Classic arc welder to the WNC Foundation that professor Randy Naylor will be able to use in his welding classes.
WNC Debuting Automobile Restoration Class
July 25, 2017
For the first time, WNC is planning an automotive restoration class this fall: Special Topics in Automotive Mechanics (AUTO 198).
Positive Outcomes for Graphic Communications Students
July 10, 2017
Research has shown that WNC’s Graphics Communications grads serve a wide range of business niches in the Carson City area.