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NOV 2015 - ISSUE

November 2015

  • NSC unveils new scorpion statue, introduces new traditions
  • Social Justice Film Series: NSC monthly film showing sheds light on difficult issues and identities
  • New Deans at NSC
  • Statewide Diversity Summit held for the first time at Nevada State College, draws more than 250

 

Apr 2015 - Issue

Apr 2015 - Issue
  • NSC hosts Grad Days to prepare students for graduation, 2015 commencement ceremony
  • It's official! Federal government grants NSC's petition to name NSC's Mount Scorpion
  • New degree programs take off at NSC
  • NSC hosts inaugural induction ceremony for psychology honor society, Psi Chi

Feb 2015 - Issue

Feb 2015 - Issue
  • NSC Celebrates Black History Month
  • “Women of Excellence” highlighted for first-ever Status of Women event
  • NSC Welcomes New Gear Up Ambassador
  • NSC's new business course, Entrepreneur 202, is a nontraditional course in several facets

Jan 2015 - Issue

Jan 2015 - Issue
  • NSSA honors NSC student Astrid Silva with first-ever Humanitarian award
  • Dr. Joel and Carol Bower School-Based Health Center approved for certification
  • NSC and UNLV faculty members collaborate, receive $3.25 Million R01 Grant
  • NSC Foundation selects Kristi Overgaard as Vice Chair of Board of Trustees

Oct 2014 - Issue

Oct 2014 - Issue
  • Nevada State College invites NSC community to be part of history at Beam Signing Ceremony
  • NSC well-represented at 3rd Annual NSHE Diversity Summit
  • NSC starts Post-Baccalaureate program in conjunction with University of Nevada School of Medicine
  • Nevada State College hires new director for Writing Center

Sep 2014 - Issue

Sep 2014 - Issue
  • Nevada State College president presents 2014 State of the Campus Address
  • Nevada State College hosts 3D Classroom live demo session to showcase new technology
  • NSC and Nevadans for the Common Good team up to create mentoring program
  • Nevada State College School of Nursing receives approval from state board of nursing to expand program

Aug 2014 - Issue

Aug 2014 - Issue
  • President Bart Patterson does ALS Ice Bucket Challenge during Welcome Week
  • NSC begins new school year with record numbers, measurable growth
  • Nevada State College welcomes first Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence
  • NSC demonstrates continued commitment to diversity

Jul 2014 - Issue

Jul 2014 - Issue
  • Nepantla Summer Bridge eases transition to college for first-generation college students
  • Nevada State College announces new positions in the Office of the Provost
  • NSC Students return from 2nd annual Study Abroad in Ireland program
  • Nevada State College Foundation selects four new trustees

Jun 2014 - Issue

Jun 2014 - Issue
  • Nevada State College science departments develop new programs
  • Dr. Joel & Carol Bower School-Based Health Center celebrates 10th Anniversary with Community Health Fair
  • NSC Visual Media Students win local award for film project
  • NSC Faculty members receive awards, recognition from peers

May 2014 - Issue

May 2014 - Issue
  • Nevada State College Graduates Largest Class Ever at Spring 2014 Commencement Ceremony
  • Nevada State College Leaders recognized as “Women of Distinction”
  • NSSA Installs new President, Senators and Executive Board at Installation Ceremony
  • Nevada State College School of Nursing hires new Dean, celebrates 100 percent pass rate on NCLEX exam

Dec 2013 - Issue

Dec 2013 - Issue
  • NSC partners with the John N. Gardner Institute for Excellence in Undergraduate Education
  • Supplemental instruction program launches to support student success
  • Roberto’s Taco Shop partners with Nevada State College Foundation to offer scholarship program
  • Study abroad program to return to Dublin, Ireland in 2014

Oct 2013 - Issue

Oct 2013 - Issue
  • Secondary education major Allysa Starkweather receives 2013 Kenny C. Guinn Memorial Millennium Scholarship
  • Second annual Spirit Week celebrates Scorpion Culture
  • Nevada State College appoints Associate Vice President of Community Engagement and Diversity Initiatives
  • Presidential Scholarships awarded to nine students in recognition of outstanding academic achievements

Sep 2013 - Issue

Sep 2013 - Issue
  • Bart Patterson presents 2013 State of the Campus Address
  • NSC expands to offer Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • NSC faculty shares passion for nursing, wins statewide essay contest
  • Reduced-cost transportation offered for NSC students

Aug 2013 - Issue

Aug 2013 - Issue
  • College launches mobile app to increase ease of information
  • Career Services Center to launch with first day of fall classes
  • Campus development plans continue forward, special building fee deferred
  • Telethon to support children’s clinics, Dr. Joel and Carol Bower School-Based Health Center

Jul 2013 - Issue

Jul 2013 - Issue
  • Summer bridge program empowers first-generation college students
  • School of Nursing faculty to write for NCLEX-RN
  • Visual Media students showcase work during Las Vegas Film Festival
  • Second annual Spirit Week scheduled for September

Jun 2013 - Issue

Jun 2013 - Issue
  • Student demand brings American Sign Language V to Nevada State College
  • 27th Annual Human Anatomy & Physiology Society conference workshops held at NSC
  • NSC welcomes Kevin Butler as Associate Vice President of Finance and Administration
  • Rod A. Davis and Linda E. Young awarded 2013 President’s Medals

May 2013 - Issue

May 2013 - Issue
  • College celebrates accomplishments of graduates during spring commencement ceremony
  • Nevada State College and Truckee Meadows Community College form nursing articulation agreement
  • Students launch blog for Ireland study abroad program
  • Therapy dogs relieve exam related stress for students during finals week

Apr 2013 - Issue

Apr 2013 - Issue
  • High school students promote college benefits through Nevada State College and Basic High School poster contest
  • Nursing students practice pediatric care during annual diabetes camp
  • Associate professor supports local non-profit arts center
  • Eighth Annual iTeach Awards Ceremony Honors 2012 Achievements

Mar 2013 - Issue

Mar 2013 - Issue
  • Nevada State Bookstore to expand offerings with Barnes & Noble College Bookseller’s transition
  • Tenure awarded to five Liberal Arts and Science professors
  • Sloan-C and NSC Team Up to Bring ‘Career Forum’ to Emerging Technologies for Online Learning Conference
  • NSC publication wins Collegiate Advertising Award

Feb 2013 - Issue

Feb 2013 - Issue
  • State grant enables expansion of Henderson school-based health center
  • College hosts Tourette Syndrome Association speaker
  • Student led hike encourages community, tradition at NSC
  • Henderson Police Department participates in Financial Literacy Series

Jan 2013 - Issue

Jan 2013 - Issue
  • Solar array to increase energy efficiency for Nevada State College
  • Legislative committee approves college development plans
  • School of Education introduces study abroad program to Dublin, Ireland
  • Dr. Joel and Carol Bower School-Based Health Center receives $50,000 Dignity Health Grant

Dec 2012 - Issue

Dec 2012 - Issue
  • Dedication of Nevada State College library celebrates namesake, Marydean Martin
  • Nevada State College professor contributes to GRAMMY nominated historical album
  • Nevada State College nurse residency program celebrates second year of success at Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center
  • First annual NSC magazine available online

Nov 2012 - Issue

Nov 2012 - Issue
  • Nursing students gain clinical experience in Veterans Administration apprenticeship program
  • Nevada State College Foundation selects new board chair-elect and trustees
  • Association for the Study of Higher Education speaker welcomed to NSC campus
  • School of Education forms advisory council to strengthen academic programs

Oct 2012 - Issue

Oct 2012 - Issue
  • Nevada State College and 360BrandVision to enhance technology and learning experience for students
  • Future of Nevada State College unveiled at anniversary gala
  • Annual Healing Presence Ceremony welcomes over 100 campus participants
  • Science club launches organic community garden

Sep 2012 - Issue

Sep 2012 - Issue
  • NSC collaborates with family leadership program empowering local youth to pursue higher education
  • President Bart Patterson delivers first State of the Campus Address
  • Anniversary gala to celebrate a decade of growth and success for NSC
  • Campus selects "Scotty" as official name for scorpion mascot

Aug 2012 - Issue

Aug 2012 - Issue
  • NSC advances towards Hispanic Serving Institution status with support of Las Vegas Latin Chamber of Commerce
  • College mascot to be named via campus-wide contest
  • Students join Andson Foundation to provide tutoring to local children in summer literacy program
  • Nevada State College welcomes thousands of students to first day of classes

Jul 2012 - Issue

Jul 2012 - Issue
  • Nevada State College conducts mental health training for Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Crisis Intervention Team
  • Discovery of oldest-known Woody Guthrie recordings credited to NSC professor
  • Medical Spanish immersion course launched by Nevada State College for nursing students and graduates
  • President Bart Patterson joins Facebook & Twitter

Jun 2012 - Issue

Jun 2012 - Issue
  • Celebrating a decade of service in Southern Nevada
  • International nursing honor society charters NSC and UNLV as joint chapter: Zeta Kappa At-Large
  • NSC faculty lectures at eye surgical training program in Vietnam
  • History students explore solar energy’s past by touring a modern day solar thermal plant

May 2012 - Issue

May 2012 - Issue
  • Next Steps for NSC: An Interview with President Bart Patterson
  • Nevada State College Commencement 2012
  • NSC Student Accepted to NASA Pre-Service Teacher Workshop in Texas
  • Federal funding renewed for Nevada State College TRIO Upward Bound Program

Apr 2012 - Issue

Apr 2012 - Issue
  • Financial Aid Awards Increase for NSC Students
  • School of Nursing Curriculum Integrates Electronic Health Record Software
  • Dr. Kevin Graziano of Nevada State College receives Regents’ Teaching Award
  • Campus Community Welcomes Five Finalists in Presidential Search

Mar 2012 - Issue

Mar 2012 - Issue
  • Discover NSC from the Comfort of Your Home
  • Now Forming: NSC’s Founding Chapter of the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association
  • Nurse Residency Program Launched by Nevada State College and Sunrise Hospital Advances First Cohort
  • School of Nursing Celebrates Eighth Annual Healing Presence Ceremony