Finalists announced for vice president, finance & administration

Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College are announcing three candidates who will visit the campuses as finalists for the position of vice president of finance and administration. On-campus interviews begin Monday, May 18. The finalists are: • Karen Snorek, currently vice president of finance and facilities at South Central College • David Bjelland, currently […]

The Importance of Investing in Minnesota's Future

This past Friday at the Sanford Center, more than 1,300 students from Northwest Technical College and Bemidji State University had the opportunity to receive degrees, diplomas and other credentials in front of their proud families and friends. They came from nearby towns such as Park Rapids and International Falls, as well as communities throughout Minnesota […]

NTC student spotlight: Megan Chavez

Chavez completes Health Worker program at NTC Megan Chavez, a 2007 graduate of Bemidji High School, graduated May 8 with a Community Health Worker certificate from Northwest Technical College. She hopes to use her new training in helping patients navigate the health care system to advance at Sanford Bemidji Medical Center, where she has worked […]

Northwest Technical College celebrates its class of 2015

Northwest Technical College recognized the 369 members of its Class of 2015 in front of family, friends and supporters at the college’s 2015 Commencement ceremony. Northwest Technical College’s Class of 2015 included: 13 honor graduates; 82 graduates who earned associate in science degrees; 84 graduates who earned associate in applied science; 114 graduates who earned […]

Unique housing option creates college opportunities for single parents

Single parents who are seeking ways to balance college with family responsibilities have a unique housing option available to them at Bemidji State University. Cedar Apartments’ 21 units give single parents an opportunity to enroll and complete a degrees at BSU or Northwest Technical College while upholding responsibilities to their families. As BSU’s Office of […]

Nearly 300 students invited to NTC Commencement on May 8

Almost 300 students have been invited to celebrate the completion of their degrees from Northwest Technical College during the school’s commencement on Friday, May 8. The ceremony will begin at 7 p.m. in Bemidji’s Sanford Center, located on First Avenue. • Coming to commencement? Let us know on Facebook! Commencement ceremonies at Northwest Technical College […]

New program helps women pursue prosperous medical coding careers

Northwest Technical College will provide opportunities for women who wish to pursue a career in medical coding with the support of a $100,000 grant from the Women’s Foundation of Minnesota. Women who meet certain eligibility requirements can enter NTC’s news Coding the Path from Poverty to Hope program, which will be delivered online and in […]