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 has accepted the position of Chief Financial Officer for the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE). Mark Ghan, vice president of administrative and legal services, will assume the role of Officer … Continue reading Western Nevada College President Burton Accepts New Position With The Nevada System Of Higher Education

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 during the summer term, students attained a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and completed six units of classes or more. Students achieving the academic honor are: Carson City Nicole … Continue reading Western Nevada College Announces Summer Semester Dean’s List

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 for the fall semester on Monday, Aug. 28, WNC’s three campuses will be tobacco-free. WNC actually became tobacco free in advance of the semester, banning tobacco products starting Aug. 14. Students, … Continue reading Western Nevada College To Start New School Year Tobacco Free

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. Davis Observatory at Western Nevada College has you covered when the moon covers the sun on Aug. 21. Although Carson City will be hundreds of miles south of the path of … Continue reading Jack C. Davis Observatory To Celebrate Total Solar Eclipse Aug. 21

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 Jean Way will be on campus to provide assistance Monday through Wednesday from 2 to 7 p.m. and on Thursday from 2 to 6:30 p.m. She can help students with the … Continue reading Western Nevada College Douglas Campus To Open Aug. 14

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 future. Southwest Gas donated a Lincoln 300 Classic arc welder to the WNC Foundation that professor Randy Naylor will be able to use in his welding classes in the Andy Butti … Continue reading Southwest Gas Donates ARC Welder To Western Nevada College