2007 Archive

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20071219
Nevada State College

Large Book Donation is a Valuable Gift for the "SMART" Tutoring Program

Dec 19, 2007
Receiving over 4000 books will be a lasting benefit the children who participate in "SMART," a successful after-school partnership between the Nevada State College School of Education and the Housing Authority of the City of Las Vegas.
20071212

Upward Bound projects to benefit at-risk high school students

Dec 12, 2007
Nevada State College has been awarded a grant by U.S. Department of Education to support two pre-college projects with at-risk high school students in the Clark County School District.
20071129
Nevada State College

Nevada State CARES about the Spirit of Giving

Nov 29, 2007
Nevada State CARES, a program in its second year at Nevada State College, fosters an environmentally-friendly relationship with and provides school supplies for a local elementary school
20071114

NSC School of Nursing continues to successfully address Nevada's shortage of nurses

Nov 14, 2007
Nevada State College continues to play a major role in the solution to southern Nevada's nursing shortage. A proposed new building at NSC will accommodate the ongoing increase in student enrollment.
20071114

Nevada State College associate professor releases nursing textbook

Nov 14, 2007
Dr. Shirlee J. Snyder, Associate Professor in Nevada State College's School of Nursing, co-authored the widely used nursing textbook Kozier & Erb's Fundamentals of Nursing, which covers nursing concepts, processes and practices.
20071114
Nevada State College

Innovative Programs and Opportunities are Hallmarks of the Business Administration Program

Nov 14, 2007
In the Business Administration program at Nevada State College, students have exciting research and scholarship opportunities and the entire community can benefit from the presentations in the "Student Learning and Growth Series."
20071018

Inaugural Henderson Festival of Cultures attracts 2,500 visitors

Oct 18, 2007
October 13 event hosted by City of Henderson Department of Cultural Arts & Tourism, Nevada State College celebrates local heritage.
20071015
Nevada State College

Community Partnerships Highlight Culture and Diversity

Oct 15, 2007
Educational and cultural events, like the recent Henderson Festival of Culture, highlight Nevada State College's successful community partnerships and dedication to heritage.
20071012
Nevada State College

Accreditation Site Visit Concludes with Commendations

Oct 12, 2007
The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities sent an accreditation team to Nevada State College from October 3-5 for a successful site visit as part of its ongoing candidacy for accreditation.
20071009

Nevada State College to participate in College Fair

Oct 09, 2007
Nevada State College to participate in 30th Annual College Fair. More than 150 colleges and universities to participate.
20070908
Nevada State College

Fun Events During "Welcome Week" get Students Involved

Sep 08, 2007
"Welcome Week," a tradition at NSC, welcomed new and returning students with entertaining and fun events sponsored by the Nevada State Student Association.
20070907

Nevada State College selects Dekker/Perich/ Sabatini to Design Nursing Building

Sep 07, 2007
Nevada State College selects Dekker/Perich/ Sabatini to design, program nursing building. Building to be second on college's more than 500-acre campus.
20070907

Article in Las Vegas Sun Highlights Campus Master Plan

Sep 07, 2007
Article in Las Vegas Sun Highlights Campus Master Plan
20070907

NSC Offers Southern Nevada's First Bachelor's Degree in Fire Science

Sep 07, 2007
Nevada State College launches Southern Nevada's first bachelor's degree in fire science. Degree the result of an industry collaboration.
20070906

Nevada State College Prepares Multicultural Outreach Efforts for 2007-08

Sep 06, 2007
State's most culturally diverse higher education institution continues to build department to proactively promote diversity.
20070906

Unique Teacher Training Program Shows Promise

Sep 06, 2007
Unique teacher training program shows promise as pilot group moves into last half of instruction Nevada State College and Clark County School District partner to provide solutions to Southern Nevada's K-12 teacher shortage and bicultural teacher needs.
20070806

Nevada State College Offers Students Innovative Integrated Studies Program

Aug 06, 2007
Integrated studies program Program trend grows throughout colleges and universities nationwide; increases employability and mobility of students upon completion.
20070801

New Faculty: Annette Angela Portillo, Ph.D.

Aug 01, 2007
Annette Angela Portillo, Ph.D. is the newest Assistant Professor of English in Nevada State College's School of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
20070801

Nevada State College Receives $3.5 million from Legislature to Plan Nursing Building

Aug 01, 2007
Nevada Legislature earlier this month appropriated $3.5 million to the college to begin the planning and design process for its second, State-supported building: the Nursing & Science Building at NSC.
20070801

Nicole A. Norian Joining Nevada State College as Director of Human Resources

Aug 01, 2007
Nevada State College is excited to be able to announce Nicole A. Norian as the college's first Director of Human Resources.
20070801

Nevada State College Seeking Approval for Seven New Academic Programs

Aug 01, 2007
Nevada State College is proposing seven new degrees: Six are Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) degrees, and the other is a Bachelor of Science degree in Education of Deaf and Hard of Hearing. The majors for the six BAS degrees are Construction Management, Fire Science, Criminal Justice, Information Technology, Media Technology, and Engineering Technology.
20070801

Lesley Ann DiMare named as new Nevada State College Provost

Aug 01, 2007
Nevada State College recently named Dr. Lesley Ann Di Mare provost of the college. She will begin her position on July 1.
20070801

Nevada State College Launches Construction Management Degree

Aug 01, 2007
Nevada State College (NSC) has launched its Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Construction Management degree, which will allow community college students to transfer and apply 100 percent of their Associates of Applied Science (AAS) degree credits towards a BAS degree.
20070801

New Faculty: Myron J. Burns, Ph.D.

Aug 01, 2007
Beginning in fall 2007, Myron J. Burns will serve Nevada State College as Assistant Professor of Psychology.
20070801

New Faculty: Shirli Brautbar, Ph.D

Aug 01, 2007
Dr. Shirli Brautbar, currently a Lecturer in History at Nevada State College, will soon be the newest Assistant Professor in that department.
20070801

New Faculty: Gwen Sharp, Ph.D.

Aug 01, 2007
Gwen Sharp will serve Nevada State College as Assistant Professor of Sociology.
20070801

New Faculty: Aaron Wong, Ph.D.

Aug 01, 2007
Beginning in fall 2007, Dr. Aaron Wong will serve Nevada State College as Assistant Professor of Mathematics.
20070608

Seismometer at Nevada State College Will be the Best in Southern Nevada

Jun 08, 2007
A Borehole was drilled 105 feet down next to the site of the new Liberal Arts and Sciences building and a seismometer was placed 100 feet inside the hole that will give Nevada State College the best instrumentation for detecting earthquake activity in southern Nevada.
20070425

Groundbreaking of Nevada State College's Liberal Arts and Sciences Building

Apr 25, 2007
Groundbreaking of Nevada State College's Liberal Arts and Sciences building to take place May 24 The event is a landmark for higher education in Nevada
20070425

Nursing Graduates Pinning Ceremony: May 22, 2007

Apr 25, 2007
Nevada State College to host pinning ceremony May 22. Event to celebrate nursing students graduation; students to help solve nursing shortage in Southern Nevada.
20070416

Judge Dismisses Case Against State Public Works Board

Apr 16, 2007
Construction of Nevada State College's first building moves forward. Judge dismisses case against state Public Works Board.
20070201

Mount Trumbull Prehistory Project Archaeological Field School

Feb 01, 2007
Mount Trumbull Prehistory Project Archaeological Field School: Experience archaeology in the Grand Canyon- Parashant National Monument at Mt. Trumbull, AZ. July 17-August 10.
20070201

Thomas and Mary Gallagher Foundation Scholarship

Feb 01, 2007
$1,000 Scholarship Competition will be given to a Nevada State College (NSC) student by the Thomas and Mary Gallagher Foundation. Submissions will be accepted until April 30, 2006.
20070124

Black History Month Scheduled Activities

Jan 24, 2007
Nevada State College to celebrate Black History Month with series of films, discussions and cultural events. Events scheduled throughout February. The series is free and open to the public. All are invited to attend and learn about the rich, complex history of Black Americans.
20070110

Nevada State College Hosts Mexican Artist Maricela Alvarado

Jan 10, 2007
Nevada State College to host exhibit by Mexican Artist Maricela Alvarado Feb. 15 - March 15. The exhibit is free and open to the public.
20070109

Law Enforcement Programs Benefitting Professionals at NSC

Jan 09, 2007
Law enforcement professionals of today and tomorrow benefiting from Nevada State College program Departments throughout valley represented among students.
20070109

The Chronicle of Higher Education - Insight Into "Millennials"

Jan 09, 2007
Nevada State College students give The Chronicle of Higher Education insight to how Millennials learn. College's smart classrooms help students stay engaged.
20070108

NSC President, Fred Maryanski Honored at Henderson Economic Forum

Jan 08, 2007
Nevada State College president honored at Henderson Economic Development Awards program Event recognized businesses and individuals impacting Henderson's economy
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