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Student to Photograph Celebrities & Events at Bentonville Film Festival

April 25, 2019

Graphic design student, Courtney Boyd, was selected to be placed on a team of creative high school and college students, or student media creators, eager to build their portfolios by capturing video, photo and social media content for the Bentonville Film Festival.

Career Services Assists Students & Alumni

April 18, 2019

With graduation just around the corner, many students may be balancing classes and finals with job searches and potential career options. It can be a juggling act, but NWACC’s Career Services can help. Learn more on our blog.

Dr. Jorgenson to be NWACC President for Another 3 Years

April 12, 2019

What makes a community college great? Besides our hard-working students, faculty and staff? Answer: The president, of course. Learn more about Dr. Jorgenson's contract being renewed on our blog.

Brightwater Chef to Bring Culinary Arts to Kids

April 01, 2019

At this summer’s Kid’s College program at NWACC, Brightwater Chef Erin Szopiak will be guiding kids on a food journey that will consist of making a variety of cuisines while embracing their cultural and social origins. Learn more on our blog.

Stop by the Advising & Registration Events!

March 29, 2019

April is all about advising and registration for 2019 Summer and Fall semesters at NWACC! There will be POP UP Advising and Registration events on April 2nd and April 30th! The events are open for all advising. Can't make the events? Check out the walk-in advising times on our blog.

Women Stepping into Construction Jobs & Increasing their Incomes

March 18, 2019

The construction industry is experiencing a shortage, and women are stepping onto the job site to fulfill the demand. Every day, women are finding the career choice to be a solid foundation for advancing their trade skills and maximizing their incomes. NWACC alumna Joy Moseley has found her career as a project engineer to be very rewarding.

Non-Traditional Student Starts Club at NWACC and Wins Award

March 13, 2019

Student Tiffany McCloskey understands the struggle of attending school as an adult while balancing a family and career. To assist other non-traditional students, she started the NWACC club: The Non-Traditional Student Organization (NTSO).

First-Generation College Student Earns Award and Plans to Help Community

March 13, 2019

Student Luis wins Golden Eagle Award for his persistence in strengthening his education, personal development and leadership skills, as well as his participation in NWACC clubs. Learn more about Luis.

Alumna Builds a Career in Construction

March 12, 2019

NWACC alumna Maria Garcia participated in the Construction Technology program and was offered a job before graduation. She is among the 100% placement trend that NWACC’s Construction Technology Program boasts of thus far.

Student Rises Out of Homelessness and Pursues Degree

March 08, 2019

NWACC student Simone faced the death of her father, poverty and homelessness as a child but found herself applying to college and successfully pursuing an associate degree.