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Press Releases: 2012

Press Releases
December 2012 Press Release
 December 31 Learn skills for in-demand jobs
WNC Welding, Auto Mechanics Classes Regain Popularity
  College faculty, staff assist Carson City families
Potluck Raises More Than $300 For ‘Circles’
  Employee Giving Campaign
College Faculty and Staff Set Pace for Giving
  New Information Desk Benefit Students
Need Help? College Remodel Enhances Customer Service
  New Course Offered
Learn to Invest for the Future
  Complete Math Requirements Sooner
Compressed Classes Helping Students Stay on Track
 December 21 Late payment could mean dropped classes.
Student Registration Fees Due Friday, Jan. 4.
 December 18 Welcome Lauren Stevens
New Counselor Joins Student Services Team
 December 11 Tickets on Sale Now
WNMTC to Perform “Les Misérables”
  The Spirit of Giving on Campus
ASWN Helps More than 50 Fellow Students
  Looking Forward to Working with Students
New Counselor Joins WNC
 December 5 Raises $900 at Art Show and Auction
Douglas Campus Diversity Student Club is Making a Difference
 December 4 Carson City and Douglas Campuses
Hot Spring Classes On Tap for Spring
  Pizza Party offers chance to learn about college
Fallon Campus Reaches Out to Veterans
  Baseball Great Matt Williams Headlines Athletics Fundraiser
Annual Gala Dinner Thursday, Jan. 24 - Tickets Available Now
November 2012 Press Release
 November 30 Will Oversee Carson City and Fallon Stores
Campus Bookstore Welcomes New Manager
 November 28 Fallon Campus
Pizza Party for Student Veterans
  Fulfills WNC Nursing Program Requirement
New "Wintermester" Class
  More than $1,100 to Help Children
Student Leaders Raise Money for Food for Thought
 November 27 You Can Help
Holiday Giving Tree to Benefit Needy WNC Students
  Raises $1,000 for Student Scholarships
Latino Student Club Talent Show Draws Crowd
  Semester Begins January 22
Register Now for Spring Classes
 November 26 Apply Now for 2013-2014 Scholarships
 November 19 Making The Holidays a Little Brighter
WNC Fallon Food Drive Helps Needy
 November 15 Mike Umscheid and Brandow Show Sign
Two Wildcats Heading For D-1 Programs
 November 14 NOVS Executive Director Caleb Cage writes in support of Always Lost
 November 13 "America Recycles' Events on Nov. 15 at WNC Carson City
Learn How to Build Composting Bins
  Holiday Giving Program Benefits WNC Students
Giving Project To Benefit WNC Students
 November 8 Carson Gallery show continues through January 25
Watercolor Exhibit Offers 'Healing Images'
  Accreditation visit ends with kudos
WNC Nursing Program Impresses Evaluators
 November 6 $23,000 Grant Assists Students
NV Energy Gift Provides New Tech Equipment
 November 5 Graduate Earns Recognition
Honored at USO Europe Service Salute
 November 3 Hello Dolly! Dances Back Into Town
High energy classic plays Nov. 3-18
October 2012 Press Release
 October 31 WNC to Celebrate America Recycles Day on Nov. 15
 October 24 Douglas Art Show Fundraiser Friday, Nov. 16, 6-8:30 pm
Students Form Diversity Club to Help Students, Community
 October 23 Honored at USO Europe Service Salute
WNC Graduate Earns Military Recognition
 October 17 Intra-squad Tourney is Annual Event
Wildcats Battle in "World Series" Scrimmage
 October 16 Event Proceeds Help Fund WNC Scholarships
Talent Contest Offers a Night of Fun
 October 15 Public comments are welcome
Nursing Program Accreditation Visit Set
 October 10 Arizona Artist Shares His Mexican Culture in Art
"Milagros y Muerte" Features Masks to Honor the Dead
 October 9 Arizona artist shares his culture
Art Exhibit Features Masks to Honor The Dead
  Named 'Largest School Team' for Third Year
WNC Wins Award at Susan G. Komen Race
 October 8 WNC cosponsors event at UNR on October 19.
Determination Propels Paralyzed Athlete/Scientist
 October 5 Library Workshops Help Students and Public
  Lori Tiede Steps Into New Role
New Fallon Campus Office Manager is 'Coming Home'
 October 3 WNC Outreach Event to Assist Local Veterans
Free BBQ, Services Oct. 10, 2-6:30 pm
  100% Pass Rate on National Licensure Exams
WNC Nursing Graduates Earn a Perfect Score
September 2012 Press Release
 September 25 WNc Specialty Crop Institute Class Oct. 13
Farmers Can Learn to Create Farm Special Events
 September 21 National Science Foundation ‘Science Café Series’
WNC Professor to Speak about Graphene
 September 14 Garret Yrigoyen brings defensive, base-running skills
Former UNR Standout Joins Wildcats Coaching Staff
 September 11 WNC Welcomes Assistant U.S. Secretary for Vocational, Adult Education
 September 7 Softball fundraiser Sunday, Oct. 14
Enjoy a 5K Run and Support the Wildcats
August 2012 Press Release
 August 29 College Replaces Key Vacancies
New Faculty and Staff Get to Work
 August 27 Peer Mentors Help Ease Transition to College
'Project Graduate' Prepares Students
 August 14 WNC Grad Contributes to Mars Rover Project
Curiosity landing benefits from Matt Spaulding's talents
 August 13 Discover Something New!
Special Interest Classes at WNC Fallon
  Graduates being hired at many area agencies
Police Academy Cadets Celebrate Success
 August 3 Skills Can Lead to Jobs
Certification and Licensing Classes Filling Up
 August 2 Foundation Golf Tourney Deemed a Success
 August 1 Fallon Campus Continuing Education
Short Courses Focus on Computer Skills
July 2012 Press Release
 July 27 Community Benefits Child Care Center
  Serious Illness Won't Deter Her
Western Oregon Next Stop for WNC's Melanie Pfeiffer
 July 25 Learn welding skills, or work toward a degree
WNC Offers Fall Courses in Yerington
  Beloved musical plays weekends, Nov. 7-18
Hello Dolly! Auditions set for August 7-9
  Carlee Beck Joins WNC Pitching Corps
Wildcats Welcome Utah High School Star
 July 23 Classes Meet in Fernley City Hall
WNC Offers Courses in Fernley This Fall
 July 6 Colorful, abstract Assemblages
Art Exhibit Offers 'Soul Music' This Summer
 July 5 Workshop on July 30 includes farm visit
Learn About Growing Cut Flowers for Sale
 July 2 Honored Students Excel in Their Classes
WNC Announces Spring 2012 Dean’s List
  $5,000 Donation to Child Development Center
Local Family Helps WNC Help Students
  Local Couple Assists WNC Library
Rob and Dorothy Ramsdell Show They Care
  Community leaders help support the college
New Board Members Join Foundation
  Wildcats Go 2 for 2 as All-Academic Teams
WNC Athletics Teams Earn Academic Honors
June 2012 Press Release
 June 26 Manogue Graduate Joins Large Local Group
Wildcats Welcome 2013 Recruiting Class
 June 25 Signing Ceremony on Campus
Wildcats to Announce Softball Recruits
 June 22 NJCAA Recognition for Exemplary Achievement
Megan Hein Captures Academic Award
  Baker, Peterson Come to Terms with MLB Clubs
Former Wildcats Sign Professional Contracts
 June 21 Anthony Consiglio Merits NJCAA Award
Wildcats Pitcher Awarded for Academic Excellence
 June 20 Where Are They Now?
24 Wildcats Have Been Drafted in Seven Years
  Community Goes to Bat for WNC Softball Player
 June 13 In Recognition of 'Always Lost' War Project
WNC English Professor Receives DAR Medal of Honor
 June 12 Summer weekend workshops set
Brush Up on Computer Skills at WNC Carson
 June 8 Tim Peterson Currently at University of Kentucky
Mets Select Former WNC Pitcher in MLB Draft
  Taleas Marble Set Multiple Records at WNC
Wildcat Player to Continue Career in Texas
 June 5 Pitcher Drafted in fifth Round
Dylan Baker Makes History in MLB Draft
 June 4 Tuesday, June 5. Doors open at 2 p.m.
Observatory Offers Venus Transit Viewing
 June 1 Offered by Classified Employee Council
WNC Autumn Craft Fair Seeks Vendors
May 2012 Press Release
 May 30 One-game-at-a-time approach serves program well
Coach Whittemore Reaches 300th Win in Just Seven Seasons
 May 28 Seventh-inning comeback not enough for WNC
Wildcats Bow Out of World Series
 May 27 9-2 Victory over Cisco College
Baker, Ness extend WNC's JUCO stay
 May 26 Ness Homers, But 'Cats Miss Early Chances
WNC Drops JUCO World Series Opener
 May 25 In Fallon and Fernley
WNC Offers Summer New Driver Education Classes
  WNC Summer New Driver Education Classes in Carson City, Dayton and Douglas
 May 24 5K Race/Walk/Jog set for Sunday, June 10
Fundraiser to Help WNC Athlete Beat Cancer
  Largest Ever WNC Class Graduates
  WNC Nursing Graduates Earn Accolades
 May 23 Heading for JUCO World Series
Wildcats Vault to Fourth, Sixth in Polls
  Watch and Listen to JUCO World Series
Wildcats Chasing a National Title
 May 19 Beat Second-Ranked Salt Lake 9-8
Wildcats Win! Headed for JUCO World Series
 May 18 WNC Defeats Salt Lake
Wildcats Advance to Championship Game
 May 17 Sophomore Fires 153 Pitches in Complete-Game Effort
Woeck Leads WNC to Win in District Opener
 May 16 WNC Return to Salt Lake City for Third Straight Week
Wildcats Seek First District Title Since 2009
  Quam Makes First Team; Marble, Pfeiffer on Second Team
WNC History: Three Wildcats Earn All-Region Honors
 May 14 Carson Valley guild shows their 'favorite things'
Quilt Show Evokes Warm Memories
  Woeck, Jackson, Pitts and Lawhorn Also Part of All-Region First Team
Baker Voted Pitcher of the Year
  Friday, May 18, 3-6 p.m.
Douglas Campus Hosting Open House
  Sunday, May 20, 5-7 pm
View Solar Eclipse at WNC's Davis Observatory
  Wildcats Begin Western District Tournament on Thursday vs. Central Arizona
Graham to Broadcast Tournament Online
 May 12 WNC Advances to Play Central Arizona in NJCAA Western District Tournament
Wildcats Come Up Short in Region 18 Championship Game
 May 11 Must Beat Salt Lake Twice for Title
Wildcats Rally - Will Play for Championship Saturday
  Honor Society Inducts New Members
  May 21-22
WNC to Graduate Largest Class in College History
  Cats' Resiliency Nearly Pays Off in 12-10 Region Loss to CSN
Wildcats Go Out Swinging
  Tuesday, May 15, 7:30 pm, Carson campus
Enjoy Spring Choir Concert at WNC
 May 10 Next Match-up: Friday, May 11, 2:30 p.m., PST
WNC Baseball Loses First Tournament Game
  Tough Tournament Start for Wildcats
 May 9 Graham to Broadcast Baseball Games from West Jordan, Utah; Softball Game Coverage Available Through Stat Tracker
Follow Wildcats’ Regional Games Online
  All-Conference Nominations Pfeiffer, Marble, Quam lead 'Cats into Postseason
Wildcats Confident About Regional Chances
 May 7 Thomas Gives Lineup a Jolt with First Two Homers of Season
Wildcats Upset Golden Eagles in Twin Falls
  Wildcats Tentatively Scheduled to Play CSI in First Game
WNC Pursues Third Region XVIII Championship
  College Child Development Center Receives National Accreditation
  Additional ASWN Senator and Student Representative Positions Available.
Students Elect New Leaders for 2012-2013
  Event Proceeds Benefit WNC Programs and Students
WNC Foundation Golf Tourney on June 25
 May 6 WNC Hits Four Homers in Handing Salt Lake Second, Third Home Defeats
Wildcats Sweep Bruins Behind Power Hitting, Pitching
 May 5 Bruins Clinch SWAC Title, Right to Host Regional Tournament
WNC Unable to Hold Leads in Both Games of Doubleheader
 May 2 WNC Must Win Three of Four to Host Regional
Wildcats Try to Defend Conference Championship
April 2012 Press Release
 April 30 Road Wins at CSI Set Up Showdown Between 'Cats, Bruins
Wildcats Complete Season Sweep of Golden Eagles
 April 28 WNC Players Give Back with Cancer Fundraiser
Wildcats Battle CSN, Fall Short in Final Home Games
 April 27 Team to Host Strike Out Cancer Event Saturday
Softball Team Drops Doubleheader to CSN
  Special Interest Classes on Tap this May
 April 25 Musical Plays May 11-20 in Carson City
'Pajama Game' Now Playing on Stage
  WNC Pitcher Baker Leads Nation in Multiple Categories
NJCAA, Perfect Game Rank Wildcats in National Polls
  Chance to Watch NJCAA Standouts
Give a Little, Help a Lot During Final Home Series
 April 24 Wildcats show their mettle with outstanding performances
Snow College Bests WNC in Series
 April 23 Evening class begins May
Learn Welding Skills at WNC Fallon
 April 21 Jackson Pitches Four-Hit Shutout for WNC
Lawhorn, Pappin Homer As Wildcats Take Two from Coyotes
 April 20 Series continues at noon Saturday
Wildcats Split Doubleheader vs. CSN
 April 18 Enjoy Giveaways During Final Home Series
Students and Community: 'Stack the Stands' Friday
 April 16 WNC Responds to Adversity, Wins Road Twin Bills at Eastern Utah
Wildcats Keep Pace with Salt Lake
  Wins Put Wildcats Fourth in SWAC
WNC Grabs Three from North Idaho
 April 13 Saturday Doubleheader Begins at Noon
WNC Softball Splits With North Idaho
 April 11 NJCAA, Perfect Game Rank WNC 18th in Nation
Wildcats Drop in National Polls
  New Solar Array to be Dedicated April 18, 11 a.m.
Earth Week Activities Feature Films, Exhibits, Cars & More
  Sierra Storm Forces Change of Venue
WNC-North Idaho Series Moves Friday Games to Fernley High School
  Face Eastern Utah on Thursday and Friday
Wildcats Change Series Dates Due to Weather Concerns
  Listen to Wildcats Baseball Online
 April 9 Ten-Run Inning Lifts Wildcats To Split
  Alley, Marble Power 'Cats Past Spartans
 April 6 Meet Colorado Northwestern Again Saturday
Wildcats Win First Doubleheader in Series
  Games Continue Saturday at Edmonds Fields
WNC Tops CNCC in Doubleheader
 April 2 Wildcats Looking Ahead to More SWAC Wins
  Baker One-hits Salt Lake
WNC Moves Into Virtual First Place Tie
 April 1 Fourth-Ranked Bruins Shut Down WNC Attack
March 2012 Press Release
 March 30 New Saturday Start Time: 11 a.m.
Wildcats Stumble at Home
 March 29 Face SWAC rival Salt Lake this weekend
Wildcats Move Up To No. 7 in NJCAA Poll
 March 28 March 30-31 at John L. Harvey Field
WNC Faces SLCC for Big Series
 March 27 Maira Ibarra Earns $5,000 Award
Latino Student Named Regents Scholar
  Gift Benefits WNC Students and Programs
Eaglemark Savings Bank Makes Donation
 March 26 Wins Put Wildcats at 14-2 in the SWAC
WNC Sweeps CSI at John L. Harvey Field
 March 24 Series Continues Saturday at noon
WNC Grabs Doubleheader from CSI
 March 23 WNC Shuts Out CSI to Open Series
 March 22 Dylan Baker Rockets Up the Draft Board
WNC Pitcher Getting Notice by MLB Scouts
 March 18 Retain Top Spot in SWAC
Wildcats Split With College of Southern Nevada
 March 17 WNC vs. CSI Saturday Game Cancelled
 March 16 Final Game Set for Noon Saturday
Wildcats Stumble Against CSI
 March 15 CSI Series Times Changing Due to Weather
  Wildcats Move into Top 10
WNC Off to Best-Ever Start
 March 14 'Cats Take One Against Southern Nevada
 March 12 Sophomore nearly hits for cycle with 4-for-4 performance in sweep of Eastern Utah
Hendrix bids for WNC history
 March 9 Baseball Team Wins 11-1, 8-2
WNC Wildcats Dominate Home Opener
 March 8 Showing at UNR March 12-May 4
'Always Lost' Exhibit on War Returns to Nevada
  Start Now to Be Successful
Initiative Helps Increase Graduates & Student Success
  Nursing Lab Dedication Honors Hospital
Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare Donation
 March 5 Wildcats prevail under wintery conditions
WNC Baseball Sweeps CNCC
  Wildcats Softball Returns to Carson City March 16-17
WNC Earns First-Ever Win Against Snow
 March 3 Series Continues Saturday
Snow College Gets Edge in Nightcap
 March 2 Wildcats Top Snow College, 8-5
 March 1 Wildcats Work Their Way Into Top 20 Rankings
'Cats Now 15th in Perfect Game Poll
February 2012 Press Release
 February 27 Series Wrap-up
'Cats Scratch Out Two Road Wins
 February 25 WNC Heads for Colorado
SWAC Season Opens This Weekend
 February 24 Thurs-Sat, March 8-10, at Fallon campus
WNC Hosting NV Small Farm Conference
 February 21 Take Three from Riverside CC
Wildcats Cap SoCal Trip with Sweep
 February 19 Move Above .500 in SWAC
Wildcats Take Three on the Road
 February 17 Rain Puts a Damper on the Wildcats
 February 13 Wildcats Move to 8-4 Record
Pitching Keys Series Split Against Pima CC
  Wildcats End Weekend Series With Victory
WNC Rally Leads to Win Over No. 2 Salt Lake
 February 10 Applications accepted through March 2
Become a Student Leader with ASWN
  Fallon Gallery, February 6-March 2
Young Artist Explores the World Through Drawing
  A Tribute by Local Writers & Students
Literary Show Honors Retiring Professor
 February 9 Showing February 6 - March 9
Exhibit Offers an Interpretation of Marine Landscapes
  Showing February 6 - March 23
Exhibit Views Art “Beyond the Image"
 February 6 WNC Grabs Three of Four in Series
Wildcats Roar: Best No. 1 Central Arizona
  Home Runs Help Key Victories
WNC Picks Up Three Road Wins
 February 2 Take Three of Four to Open Season
Wildcats Start Solid On The Road
  Wildcats Face Ranked Arizona Teams
First Weekend: Solid Hitting and Two Wins
  Students must earn 3.5 or better GPA
WNC Names Fall 2011 Dean's List
January 2012 Press Release
 January 27 Made Possible by Donations
Listen to Wildcats Baseball Online
  Wildcats Welcome New Student-Athletes
2012 Season Opens This Weekend in Southern NV
  Meet the Future Wildcats
2013 Recruiting Class is Largest Ever
 January 25 February 10-12 in Carson City
Broadway Revue To Take the Stage
 January 24 Collaboration Promotes innovative agriculture
WNC Partnering with CSN to offer Small Farm Course
 January 10 Wildcats Earn Another Pre-Season Ranking
  New Class Sections Added for Spring
 January 5 WNC Crop Institute heading to College of Southern NV
Colleges Partner to Help Southern NV Farmers
 January 4 Eliot Coleman offers workshops February 11 & 12
Four-Season Farming Expert Coming to Northern Nevada


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