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Nevada State College celebrated the construction of the Student Center and the Nursing, Science, and Education Building with a Beam Signing Ceremony.
Nevada State College invites NSC community to be part of history at Beam Signing Ceremony
NSC well-represented at 3rd Annual NSHE Diversity Summit
The Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) hosted its 3rd Annual Diversity Summit in Southern Nevada on Friday, October 3, 2014. The event was held at the Cheyenne Campus of the College of Southern Nevada, from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Hundreds of staff and faculty members from Southern Nevada institutions attended the event, including a large contingency from NSC. Also in attendance were NSHE students and community members, as the summit was free and open to the public.
NSC starts Post-Baccalaureate program in conjunction with University of Nevada School of Medicine
This semester marks the start of NSC's first Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program, in conjunction with the University of Nevada School of Medicine (UNSOM), for students interested in medical school. According to UNSOM, the program "is a structured, one-year certificate program designed for students who have finished a bachelor's degree but are not academically competitive for medical school due to grades, coursework, or extended time since degree completion.
Nevada State College hires new director for Writing Center

Dr. Kathryn Tucker is the newly-hired Writing Center Director and Assistant Professor of English Rhetoric and Composition here at NSC. Dr. Tucker and her staff of six Peer Writing Specialists are building up the Writing Center this semester, and have big plans for the future.

Dr. Tucker says a few years ago, students could receive help with writing through the Student Academic Center (now the Academic Success Center) with English 100, 101, and 102, or paper formatting for other courses. Now, the role of the Writing Center is changing