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Harriet Tubman Presentation held for final Black History Month Event

Alex Nicholson, Editor

March 13, 2017

Filed under Current Issue, Feature, News, Student Life

For its final event for Black History Month, and segueing into Women’s History Month, NWC’s Intercultural Program held a presentation in honor of Harriet Tubman on February 22. A “conductor” of the Underground Railroad,...

Criminal Justice Instructor Hosts Lecture for Black History Month

Alex Nicholson, Editor

March 13, 2017

Filed under Current Issue, Feature, News, Student Life

As one of its events for Black History Month, NWC’s Office of Intercultural Programs held a lecture. Dave Patterson hosted the event and discussed the truths, misconceptions, and reform of the criminal justice system, especially...

NWC Hosts Book Discussion for Black History Month

Alex Nicholson, Editor

February 23, 2017

Filed under Current Issue, Feature, News

On February 9, NWC held a book discussion as its first event for Black History Month. A group met at NWC’s Intercultural House at 6:30 to talk about the book “The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness.” The...

Reporter has mixed emotions as Trail publishes final issue

Reporter has mixed emotions as Trail publishes final issue

Vicki Olson, Reporter and Photographer, Fall 2016

December 14, 2016

Filed under Current Issue, News

OCR investigation continues while NWC plans for prevention efforts

Alex Nicholson, Editor-in-Chief

October 13, 2016

Filed under Current Issue, News

NWC is one of 212 postsecondary institutions being investigated for not complying with Title IX. At least with the Office of Civil Right’s investigation, NWC is not only complying, but planning on improving Jennifer Just, NW...

NWC offers early retirement; Number of programs still being reduced

Shelbe Chouinard, Reporter

October 13, 2016

Filed under Current Issue, News

As fall semester has started, it can be clearly seen that the NWC budget cuts have fallen into place. Not only is the college losing programs, but the college is also losing many wonderful professors who had an significant impa...

Loss of journalism program affects students, staff throughout semester

Vicki Olson, Reporter, Photographer

October 13, 2016

Filed under Current Issue, News, Student Life

The Fall semester is nearly half over and the future implications of the loss of the NWC journalism and media programs become more vivid as the end nears. The failure of the college administration and Board of Trustees to plan for...

Lourra Barthuly is NWC’s new VP of Student Services

Lourra Barthuly is NWC’s new VP of Student Services

Katie Smith, Reporter, Photographer

October 12, 2016

Filed under Current Issue, News

Office for Civil Rights investigating NWC

Alex Nicholson, Editor-in-chief

September 23, 2016

Filed under Current Issue, News

There are 4,762 colleges and universities in the U.S. Of those, 212 are currently being investigated for sexual violence on  campus, according to a story published in the Wyoming Tribune Eagle on Sept. 14, 2016. NWC is one of ...

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