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NWACC History Professor’s Book Receives Award

NWACC History Professor’s Book Receives Award

Chris Huggard’s ‘Santa Rita del Cobre’ Wins Howard Bryan Western History Honor

A book written by Chris Huggard, a history professor at NorthWest Arkansas Community College, recently received the 2012 Howard Bryan Western History Award.

JBU to Hold 70th Annual Candlelight Service

John Brown University will hold the 70th annual Candlelight Service on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Dec. 6-8 in the Cathedral of the Ozarks. The event rings in the Christmas season with traditional melodies, Christmas classics and inspirational readings.

NWACC Using Online Evaluation System

NWACC Using Online Evaluation System

New SmartEval Allows More Timely Feedback for Improved Student Outcomes

NorthWest Arkansas Community College students are using an online course evaluation system this fall in what college officials believe will provide more consistent and timely feedback to course instructors.

 

Nunnally Chevrolet Celebrating New Sustainable Facility

Nunnally Chevrolet Celebrating New Sustainable Facility

Representatives from NorthWest Arkansas Community College’s Building Sciences programs will display some of the college’s green technology and sustainability program offerings at an event Wednesday celebrating the LEED certification for the Nunnally Chevrolet Dealership.

The Nunnally Chevrolet facility received LEED certification in August.  The LEED certification program encourages green building and development practices through rating systems that recognize projects implementing strategies for better environmental and health performance. 

Walton Arts Center and partners announces ARTeacher Fellowship pilot program

Walton Arts Center, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and the University of Arkansas Center for Children and Youth are proud to announce the ARTeacher Fellowship, a pilot program  that provides training for ten secondary teachers to explore arts-integration methods to meet Common Core State Standards.  The Fellowship is designed to further the practice of arts-integration in area high schools.

 

College Employee Provides Physical Therapy Assistant Scholarship

 College Employee Provides  Physical Therapy Assistant Scholarship

Chris Nichols was playing football with some friends when he tore his anterior cruciate ligament. It was a game changer, both for the day’s friendly competition and for Nichols’ path in life.

JBU Enactus Hosts World Trade Expo for Middle School Students

Siloam Springs, Ark. – The 21st Annual World Trade Expo, hosted by John Brown University Enactus (formerly Students in Free Enterprise or SIFE) will be held Friday, Nov. 9, at the men’s Dillard’s wing at the Northwest Arkansas Mall. The entrepreneurship education program and middle school business plan competition give middle school students the opportunity to test their skills as they promote their businesses.