Minnesota School Counselors Learn Value of a Technical Education

Around three dozen primary and secondary school counselors heard about north-central Minnesota’s skills gap and how technical education can help close that gap at a meeting of the Northwest Regional Counselors Association at Northwest Technical College.

Gallery: Second Annual Community Health Worker Conference

Northwest Technical College hosted the Rural Minnesota Community Health Worker Conference Oct. 20 at the Eagles Club in Bemidji. The all-day conference provided tools for community health workers to better advocate for their role within their workplace and communities.

NTC Celebrates 2017-18 Foundation Scholarship Recipients

Northwest Technical College celebrated nearly two dozen recipients of NTC Foundation scholarships and publicly introduced its new academic vice president during a Sept. 12 open house and reception.

NTC Kicks Off 2017-18 Academic Year With Day of Welcome

Northwest Technical College hosted a Welcome Day for new and returning students on Aug. 18. It featured activities for all students who are new to the college, including first-time college students and students transferring to NTC from other institutions. The schedule of activities included picking up student ID cards, purchasing books, buying parking passes, meeting college clubs, lunch with […]

Prospective Students Explore Plumbing and HVAC Programs

Northwest Technical College held an open house for its plumbing and HVAC programs on July 19. Prospective students explored classroom and lab facilities, met with faculty and staff, learned about career possibilities and registered for fall classes.

Community Gathers to Support NTC Students at Annual ‘Nite at the Races’

The Northwest Technical College Foundation hosted its Ninth Annual “A Nite at the Races” scholarship fundraiser April 28. The traditional hat parade highlighted an evening of horse racing merriment with actual horse race videos, “funny money” for betting, a pasta buffet, silent and live auctions and prizes.

Celebrating a Century of Service at Employee Recognition Celebration

Northwest Technical College recognized 9 employees with 105 combined years of service and winners of the college’s inaugural Awards of Excellence at its annual Employee Recognition Celebration April 28. NTC’s Awards of Excellence include the Spirit of NTC Award, Outstanding Contribution Award, Excellence in Teaching Award and Distinguished Service Award. The Spirit of NTC Award […]