Posts Tagged: Western Nevada College

Western Nevada College President Burton Accepts New Position With The Nevada System Of Higher Education

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College (WNC) President Chester (Chet) Burton has announced that Friday, Aug. 18 will be his last day at WNC. Burton...

Western Nevada College Announces Summer Semester Dean’s List

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College is proud to announce that 32 students have qualified for the 2017 Summer Dean’s List. To earn this distinction...

Western Nevada College To Start New School Year Tobacco Free

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev . — Western Nevada College has joined more than 1,700 colleges and universities across the country in kicking the habit. When students arrive...

Jack C. Davis Observatory To Celebrate Total Solar Eclipse Aug. 21

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Don’t have the time or means to travel to the pathway to view a total solar eclipse later this summer? Jack C....

Western Nevada College Douglas Campus To Open Aug. 14

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Western Nevada College’s Douglas campus will open Monday, Aug. 14 to assist students​ with final preparations for the fall semester. Douglas Campus Manager...

Southwest Gas Donates ARC Welder To Western Nevada College

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College’s Welding Technology program recently received a donation that will help welding students become more versed and marketable in the...

Western Nevada College Debuting Automotive Restoration Class This Fall

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Imagine taking a class where one of the goals is to restore a third-generation classic 1953 Cadillac convertible. Look no further than...

Increased Funding Available For Nevadans Seeing College Education

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Legislature has increased the amount of funding available to help Nevadans earn a college education. More than $400,000 is available to...

Starting With Fall Semester, All WNC Graphic Communications Classes Available Online

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Class flexibility and high success rates of finding employment are some of the benefits to Graphic Communications degree-earning students at Western Nevada...

Anna Lisa Acosta New Director Of Western Nevada College Child Development Center

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Is there any way to replace Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully or Journey lead singer Steve Perry?   At Western Nevada College, Anna...

Adult Literacy, Language Program At Western Nevada College Celebrates Students’ Success

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — They did it. Western Nevada College’s Adult Literacy and Language program prepares students to reach their education goals and career aspirations. On...

Nevada Promise Scholarship For State High School Grads Pays Cost Of Class Fees Starting In Fall 2018

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 3 min read   CARSON CITY, Nev. — Many students never make it to college because they can’t afford it. Western Nevada College is delighted to announce that it...

WNC’s CIT Programs Offer A Variety Of Opportunities In Technology-Driven World

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 4 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Individuals may enter the Computer Information Technology program at Western Nevada College with the single-minded goal of creating a video game. Or...

Western Nevada College Recognizes 267 Students On Spring 2017 Dean’s List

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College has named 267 students to the Spring 2017 Dean’s List. Those chosen to WNC’s Dean’s List must complete at...

Job Openings: Shift Managers, Teachers, Cooks & More

Staff Reports · 10 min read Editor’s Note: If you have a job opening you would like listed on the Carson Valley Times, please send a brief description of the position and qualities sought to joey@carsonvalleytimes.com....

Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval Signs SB 19 Mandating That All Nevada High Schools Offer Dual Credit

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 4 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Meeting the demand for a larger future workforce means educating more Nevadans. Gov. Brian Sandoval and the Nevada Legislature recognized that Western...

Western Nevada College Graduation May 22

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 6 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College is graduating one of its largest classes ever, with 551 students graduating with 592 degrees and certificates during a...

Western Nevada College’s Youngest-Ever Nursing Graduate Makes Dreams Come True Quickly

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 4 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — In the 35 years that Western Nevada College has been offering an associate degree in nursing program, there hasn’t been a graduate...

WNC Offers Accelerated Plan For Pre-Nursing Students

  Courtesy of Western Nevada College ·  2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — To meet the rising employment demand for nurses, Western Nevada College now offers a plan to expedite students’ entry into the...

Nurse Appreciation Week Observed At Western Nevada College

  Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Providing the self-less care of others on a daily basis warrants recognition. Through National Nurses Week, nurses are recognized for the...