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Northwest Tech 2017 Graduation

The grass is getting greener, the weather is warming up, and students across Northwest Kansas are in the final weeks of classes. For the graduating Mavericks of Northwest Kansas Technical College, this means commencement ceremonies are on the horizon. With nearly 150 students in the Class of 2017 who have met certificate and degree requirements, [...]

Kayla Luera Named Employee of the Month

Kayla Luera, was recently honored as the Northwest Tech Employee of the Month for February. Kayla is the Director of Admissions at Northwest Tech. Employee of the Month is an award presented each month to an employee that goes the extra mile to ensure all students acquire the best possible experience at Northwest Tech. Kayla [...]

Kindi Bauman Named Employee of the Month

Kindi Bauman, was recently honored as the Northwest Tech Employee of the Month for January. Kindi is the Senior Administrative Assistant at Northwest Tech. Employee of the Month is an award presented each month to an employee that goes the extra mile to ensure all students acquire the best possible experience at Northwest Tech. Kindi [...]

Northwest Tech Crime Scene Investigation Program Receives Drone

The Northwest Kansas Technical College Crime Scene Investigation program and the Cheyenne County Sheriff’s Office announced a partnership to bring technology to the classroom in Goodland, Kansas. The Cheyenne County Sheriff’s Office, with money seized from drug enforcement, has purchased and donated a DJI Inspire 2 Drone for the Crime Scene Investigation program. The drone [...]

Northwest Tech Partners with Athletes of Valor

Northwest Kansas Technical College has formed a partnership with Athletes of Valor, an organization dedicated to helping service members transition into college after service and compete in college athletics. Northwest Tech is the first technical or community college in the nation to form a partnership and currently the only college in Kansas. Athletes of Valor was founded [...]

Northwest Tech and Goodland School District Form Partnership

Northwest Kansas Technical College and the Goodland School District recently formed a sporting event partnership. The partnership allows all Goodland School District students to attend Northwest Tech home athletic events for free, as well as the Northwest Tech students the opportunity to attend Goodland School District home games for free. The agreement is good for [...]

Northwest Tech Given Silver-Level Military Friendly Honor

Northwest Kansas Technical College announced today that it has been named a Silver-level Military Friendly® School Award recipient for 2017. Victory Media, originator of the family of Military Friendly® employment, entrepreneurship and education resources for veterans and their families, published its special awards for 2017 Military Friendly® Schools and Employers at https://militaryfriendly.com. For more than [...]

Dennis Misurell Named Employee of the Month

Dennis Misurell, was recently honored as the Northwest Tech Employee of the Month for December. Dennis is a Mathematics Instructor and teaches an online Marketing Course at Northwest Tech. Employee of the Month is a new award presented each month to an employee that goes the extra mile to ensure all students acquire the best [...]

Kling to Join NT Athletic Program

Northwest Tech is pleased to welcome Mr. Rory Kling as the newest member of the college staff where he’ll serve as the Assistant Director of Athletics. Having grown up in Goodland, Kling brings with him a wealth of familiarity with the area and a solid background in program management. In the role as Assistant Director [...]

Northwest Tech Board Member Assumes Chair of Midwestern Higher Education Compact

The Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC) announced the appointment of Richard Short as commission chair for the organization. The commission’s meeting was held November 14-15, in St. Louis, MO. Mr. Short has served as a MECH commissioner after being appointed by Governor Sam Brownback in 2011. “I am excited to lead this organization as chair [...]