Northwest Technical College will join other Minnesota State colleges and universities in celebrating College Knowledge Month by waiving application fees during the month of October.
On Sept. 29 Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College began distribution of laptops and educational technology materials to students awarded with the Governor’s Emergency Educational Relief grant funding. The nearly $500,000 grant was used to purchase and provide distance learning technology to students in need.
At Northwest Technical College, residential plumbing and HVAC student Malorie Grauman is excelling in her classes as a Post Secondary Enrollment Option student and has big dreams for her career in the field
Northwest Technical College has named Paula DeMars the institutional effectiveness and assessment coordinator as part of their ongoing effort to provide quality technical education to students and serve the Bemidji community.
Erica Manker has faced many challenges while pursuing her education. As a non-traditional student committed to raising her family and living with a nervous system disorder, she is now on her way to earning multiple college degrees from Northwest Technical College.
The Northwest Technical College Foundation awarded $37,500 in scholarships to students at a Sept. 10 virtual Scholarship Recognition & Award Ceremony. Scholarships help students with education expenses as they fulfill their educational goals.
Northwest Technical College held the fall 2020 virtual Welcome Day to welcome students to campus for the new school year. Students received updates from faculty, staff and administration to prepare for the semester amidst the coronavirus pandemic.
Northwest Technical College is adding a new academic program in Gerontology and Aging Care, set to begin in the spring semester of 2021. The curriculum, focused on the scientific study of aging, will respond to the demand for well-trained eldercare specialists in the wake of unprecedented growth in life expectancy and aging populations.