MnSCU Chancellor Rosenstone to hold Sept. 30 public forum on BSU/NTC presidential search

Dr. Stephen Rosenstone, chancellor of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, will be in Bemidji on Sept. 30 for a community forum to gather input on selection of the next president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College. The 40-minute public forum will begin at 1:45 p.m. in Memorial Hall room 240 on the […]

NTC Prepares for Visit by Evaluation Team

Northwest Technical College will host three representatives of the Higher Learning Commission for a two-day site visit, Sept. 28–29, as part of the college’s reaccreditation process. The site visit is the culmination of several months of intense activity at the college, as faculty, staff and administrators have been gathering data to present NTC’s case for […]

The best two years of Kaci Petersen’s life led to a career and lifelong friendships

The best two years of her life – that’s how Kaci Lee Petersen describes her time at Northwest Technical College. From securing the education she needed to building a career to creating lifelong friendships, the 31-year-old says her time at NTC was life-changing. “I had no intention of going to a traditional college – or […]

NTC Provides Luke Syverson With More Than a Degree

These days, getting a degree isn’t always enough to land a job – on top of time spent in the classroom, prospective employees also need connections and internships. Fortunately for Luke Syverson, Northwest Technical College has provided him with all three. Syverson, 19, is continuing his education to expand his job options and have a […]

Shannon Anttila treated online coursework as her 'full-time career' to secure a better future

A year away from graduating with an Administrative Assistant A.A.S. degree from Northwest Technical College, Shannon Anttila has her eyes on the prize. After a nearly 15-year hiatus from education, the 32-year-old Deer River resident approaches her online coursework as though it’s her full-time career – a commitment she anticipates will pay off in greater […]