Students Flood Back to Campus During Northwest Tech’s Annual Welcome Day

Northwest Technical College celebrated the 2021-2022 academic year back on campus with their annual 2021 Welcome Day on August 19. After an address from President Faith Hensrud and Darrin Strosahl, vice president of academic affairs, attendees met with student service professionals and student organization leaders. Students joined break-out sessions to receive their campus ID’s, learn about NTC’s partnerships with Bemidji State University and explore student employment. Welcome programming will continue through the first week of school. Classes begin Aug. 23.

MN State logoNorthwest Technical College, located in northern Minnesota’s lake district, has prepared students for fulfilling careers in high-demand fields for more than 50 years. The college’s accessible, affordable, hands-on programs also help the region’s employers meet their ever-growing need for a highly skilled workforce. NTC serves more than 1,000 students with an excellent education, an open-enrollment policy and affordable tuition. Students may pursue nearly 40 degree, diploma and certificate programs in six distinct career paths. Classes are offered on campus, online, or as a combination of both. NTC is a member of the Minnesota State system of colleges and universities. For more, visit