“Truth Is I’m Tired” Presentation Addresses Issues Minoritized Students Face

The Northwest Technical College Diversity and Inclusion Committee hosted a professional development workshop led by Dr. Jesse Grant, associate vice president for student life and success, entitled “Truth is I’m Tired: Working with Minoritized Students in Navigating Higher Education” on March 18.

Northwest Technical College Welcomes Local 7th Graders

Local 7th-grade students visited Northwest Technical College on Feb. 25 to attend breakout sessions hosted by NTC faculty and staff, tour facilities and learn about NTC’s educational opportunities.

BSU, NTC students share financial aid experience with U.S. Senator Tina Smith

U.S. Senator Tina Smith (D-MN) listened to Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College students, faculty and administrators as they shared stories about their own experiences with the cost of higher education during a Feb. 22 roundtable conversation at BSU’s American Indian Resource Center.

Black History Month Book Corner

NTC’s Student Success Center and Center for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion will co-host a Black History Month book corner every Tuesday and Thursday throughout February.

NTC Dental Assisting Program Provide Care to Nearly 50 Kids at Annual Give Kids a Smile

Northwest Technical College offered free dental screenings to nearly 50 children between the ages of 1-18 on Feb. 1 as part of the American Dental Association’s Give Kids a Smile program.

NTC Faculty and Staff Host Rural Community Health Worker Conference

Northwest Technical College faculty and staff presented at the Rural Minnesota Community Health Worker Conference that took place at the Hampton Inn and Suites on Sept. 28. The daylong conference was intended for employers and potential employers of community health workers, as well as to provide community health workers with opportunities to network with colleagues […]

NTC Celebrates 2018-19 Foundation Scholarship Recipients

Northwest Technical College celebrated more than 40 NTC Foundation scholarship recipients during a Sept. 13 open house and reception. Scholarship recipients in attendance, many supported by members of their family, were individually introduced during the reception. Each recipient received a letter of congratulation from Dr. Faith C. Hensrud, president of NTC and Bemidji State University […]

Prospective Students Explore Commercial Refrigeration at July 23 Open House

More than a half-dozen prospective students attended a July 23 open house to explore careers in the growing, high-tech field of commercial refrigeration and the college’s new Commercial Refrigeration/HVAC diploma program.