Western Nevada College News
Browse past news stories for Western Nevada College in Carson City, NV.
- Western Nevada College holding Reach for the Stars black tie gala Aug. 20 - Nevada Appeal
posted on July 31, 2016 at 06:09:55 am
Physics Professor Tom Herring, right, and Lab Assistant Jordan Dargert teach high school students about science at Western Nevada College on Feb. 19. More than 200 seniors fro ...
- Western Nevada College News & Notes: Graduate promoted to manager of Reno business publication - Nevada Appeal
posted on July 17, 2016 at 06:19:04 am
Western Nevada College News & Notes: Graduate promoted to manager of Reno business publicationAs general manager of the Northern Nevada Business Weekly, a community-minded publicat ...
- Western Nevada College in Carson City to partner with Nevada State High School - Nevada Appeal
posted on July 3, 2016 at 06:46:08 am
Western Nevada College is embarking on a new partnership to help area high school students begin their college careers early and save money along the way. High School junio ...
- Chet Burton: Western Nevada College sad to say goodbye to student athletics - Nevada Appeal
posted on June 7, 2016 at 06:11:15 am
On May 23, Western Nevada College celebrated commencement with a record graduating class. More than 550 students received nearly 600 degrees and certificates. Sadly, it als ...
- Western Nevada College News & Notes: Dayton senior thankful for Jump Start College - Nevada Appeal
posted on June 5, 2016 at 06:26:32 am
Western Nevada College News & Notes: Dayton senior thankful for Jump Start CollegeStudents from Western Nevada College's Automotive Technology class who passed Automotive Service Excell ...
- Always Lost: A Meditation on War coming to Western Nevada College in Carson City for final exhibition - The Record-Courier
posted on May 30, 2016 at 07:43:49 pm
Western Nevada College will host the final display of its acclaimed traveling arts and humanities exhibition, “Always Lost: A Meditation on War,” in the main gallery of the Carson City campu ...
- Western Nevada College Class of 2016 (list of graduates) - Nevada Appeal
posted on May 24, 2016 at 04:08:14 am
Western Nevada College graduated its largest class ever on Monday. A record 556 students earned a total of 598 degrees and certificates. The commencement cer ...
- Western Nevada College Baseball opens district play against host school - Nevada Appeal
posted on May 19, 2016 at 12:52:30 am
Western Nevada College already has its offense in high gear after stunning College of Southern Nevada to win the Region 18 title last weekend in Henderson. The Wildca ...
- Western Nevada College baseball team claims Region 18 title - Reno Gazette Journal
posted on May 14, 2016 at 11:08:07 pm
Western Nevada College fell behind College of Southern Nevada, 5-0, in the second inning of the Region 18 baseball championship on Saturday in Henderson but rallied with six runs i ...
- Western Nevada College reaches region baseball championship game - Reno Gazette Journal
posted on May 14, 2016 at 02:23:07 am
D.J. Whittemore and his Western Nevada College Wildcats won't forget the comeback they pulled off against College of Southern Nevada on a sweltering Friday in Henderson. Two outs away f ...
- Western Nevada College softball splits on day 1 of Region 18 tourney - Nevada Appeal
posted on May 12, 2016 at 06:13:05 am
Reno Gazette JournalKacie Freudenberger's home run leading off the second inning touched off a five-run outburst as Western Nevada College cruised past Colorado Northwestern, 18-1, in the opening game of the Region 18 s ...
- Former players, coaches react to end of Western Nevada College baseball - Nevada Appeal
posted on May 5, 2016 at 06:15:14 am
The curtain comes down on WNC baseball and softball when the 2016 season concludes. Back in 2006 when WNC baseball opened play, nobody could have foreseen the immediate success of ...
- The voices of Western Nevada College: Morres, Graham reflect on their time with Wildcat athletics - Nevada Appeal
posted on May 3, 2016 at 05:50:02 am
Morres was the driving force behind the establishment of Western Nevada College athletics when she worked as a vice president at the school back in 2002. Once a skeptic of athletics at th ...
- Two Western Nevada College softball sophomores sign with NAIA school - Nevada Appeal
posted on May 3, 2016 at 05:26:15 am
An early season tournament in Scottsdale, Ariz., provided college coaches a chance to see a slice of what Melanie Mecham and Kacie Freudenberger have contributed to West ...
- Western Nevada College News & Notes: Second Annual Veterans Suicide Awareness March is May 7 in Carson City - Nevada Appeal
posted on May 1, 2016 at 07:04:27 am
Western Nevada College News & Notes: Second Annual Veterans Suicide Awareness March is May 7 in Carson CityThe Western Nevada College Student Veterans Club and the WNC Veterans Resource Center invite the community to join in the ...
- Coaches, former players reflect on Western Nevada College softball - Nevada Appeal
posted on April 30, 2016 at 06:46:22 am
Editor's note: This is the first in a series of articles on Western Nevada College intercollegiate athletics, which are being discontinued after the 2016 season. Beth ...
- Western Nevada College nursing student named 2016 Regents Scholar Award recipient - Carson Now
posted on March 29, 2016 at 07:24:21 pm
Now, the Nevada System of Higher Education has assisted her. Meza Cabrera was recently selected as the 2016 Regents Scholar Award recipient for WNC. As a Regents Schola ...
- Western Nevada College baseball: Lichty hits grand slam, solo homer in 14-run inning - Nevada Appeal
posted on March 22, 2016 at 12:22:41 am
Losing the opening game of a series hasn't been an omen for the Western Nevada College baseball team this season. Four times the Wildcats have dropped the series opener, only to battl ...
- Western Nevada College News & Notes: Space available in accelerated construction program - Nevada Appeal
posted on March 20, 2016 at 06:33:10 am
Western Nevada College News & Notes: Space available in accelerated construction program“WNC is your connection to high demand construction careers,” said Dr. Georgia White, director o ...
- Coach Ian Hill wants Western Nevada College soccer to be national-level program - Nevada Appeal
posted on March 18, 2016 at 06:40:32 am
Ian Hill, who's overseeing Western Nevada College's new club soccer program, doesn't expect to waste any time in making WNC a top-level program. He expects his premiere ...
- Western Nevada College moves baseball games to Thursday, Friday - Nevada Appeal
posted on March 1, 2016 at 09:39:36 pm
An unfavorable weather forecast for this weekend has prompted Western Nevada College to move up its Scenic West Athletic Conference-opening baseball series. The ...
- Western Nevada College News & Notes: College welcomes familiar face as foundation director - Nevada Appeal
posted on February 28, 2016 at 07:29:02 am
Western Nevada College News & Notes: College welcomes familiar face as foundation directorWestern Nevada College's new Foundation Director shouldn't require an introduction. ...
- Western Nevada College teaches voters how to caucus - Nevada Appeal
posted on February 19, 2016 at 06:53:51 am
Representatives from the Democratic and Republican parties were present at the WNC Dini Student Center to explain to residents how each Nevada caucus system would o ...
- Western Nevada College News & Notes: Jack C. Davis Observatory schedules Saturday presentations, lectures - Nevada Appeal
posted on February 14, 2016 at 06:49:23 am
Western Nevada College News & Notes: Jack C. Davis Observatory schedules Saturday presentations, lecturesComets, nuclear physics and Leonardo da Vinci are among the topics to be discussed in ...
- Western Nevada College nets $142000 STEM grant to enhance tech programs - Nevada Appeal
posted on February 6, 2016 at 07:25:41 pm
“WNC is thrilled with the announcement of additional funding to broaden our STEM instruction,” said Dr. Robert Wynegar, vice president of Academic and Student Aff ...
- New Western Nevada College class step toward meeting need for skilled labor - Nevada Appeal
posted on January 26, 2016 at 06:49:58 am
Scott Gertz, plant manager for PME Babbitt Bearings located on Johnson Lane, and Larry Harvey, human resources director for Click Bond, a prominent manufacturer in Carson City, ...
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