2010 Archive

NSC in the News
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Southwest Technology Showcase Brings Best & Brightest from the Region

Dec 20, 2010
The 1st annual Southwest Technology Showcase brought together innovative leaders in instructional technology used in the classroom.
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Nursing Program Honors Graduates through Pinning Ceremony

Dec 17, 2010
Nevada State College celebrated the accomplishments of its 2010 nursing graduates through a pinning ceremony, a rich tradition in the nursing profession.
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Biology Professor Lives by Example, Providing Aide to Underserved Nations

Dec 17, 2010
Long known as a professor who emphasizes the importance of community-based learning in his classes, Dr. Hon-Vu Duong (better known as Dr. D to his students), is a living example of the difference one can make by serving communities in need.
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Writer's Workshop Offered Day of Learning and Fun

Dec 17, 2010
The annual Writer's Workshop offered a day of learning and enjoyment for both pre-service teachers and local elementary school children.
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Biology Students to Partake in Unprecedented Training with Biotech Industry Leader

Dec 09, 2010
Through the NSC's portion of the Nevada INBRE Grant, 30 Biology students from both NSC and UNLV will receive training on the PA800 Capillary Electrophoresis instrument through Beckman Coulter.
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Ceremony Celebrates Program's Devotion to Nursing

Nov 23, 2010
The annual Healing Presence Ceremony hosted by the School of Nursing brought together students and faculty and staff for a time of reflection and dedication to the profession of nursing.
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NSC Professor Captures Top Honors at Technology Showcase

Nov 18, 2010
Professor Roxanne Stansbury, Assistant Dean in the School of Education, was awarded top honors in the Southwest Technology Showcase.
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NSC: Growing By Leaps and Bounds

Nov 08, 2010
Nevada State College continues to grow during challenging economic times, with a fall 2010 preliminary enrollment of nearly 3,000 students, an increase of more than 18 percent from last fall and the largest percentage increase within in the Nevada System of Higher Education.

NSC Student Awarded Ronald McDonald House Scholarship

Oct 22, 2010
Incoming freshman student, Natividad Fong, was a 2010 recipient of a Ronald McDonald House Charities scholarship.

Scholarship opportunity available for NSC students to attend upcoming Southwest Technology Showcase

Oct 07, 2010
Through generous contributions from the NSC Foundation and Nevada State Bookstore, 25 NSC students will have a chance to attend the Southwest Technology Showcase.
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President Di Mare Delivers 2010 State of the Campus Address

Oct 06, 2010
On Wednesday, Oct. 6th, at the Henderson Convention Center, President Lesley Di Mare presented her vision to the campus community. View written transcript and video now.
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Nevada State College Professor Awarded Research Grant from Prestigious Organization

Sep 29, 2010
Awarded a research grant from the Vidal Sassoon International Center for the Study of Antisemitism, Dr. Peter La Chapelle will continue his most recent scholarship.
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Dr. Lesley Ann Di Mare - NSC's New President

Aug 27, 2010
Lesley Ann Di Mare, NSC's executive vice president and provost, became the president of Nevada State College today. Di Mare's appointment was unanimously confirmed this morning by the Nevada Board of Regents during a special board meeting.
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Grant opens mentor and research program opportunities to NSC students

Aug 26, 2010
Nevada State College students will benefit from additional mentoring and research programs through the NV INBRE grant.
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Educational partnership offers rural students options for baccalaureate

Aug 24, 2010
The educational partnership between Nevada State College and Western Nevada College provides Northern Nevada students more options for obtaining their baccalaureate degrees.
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Nevada State College wins national award for using technology to enhance learning experience

Jul 28, 2010
Blackboard Catalyst Award recognizes NSC Technology Fellows Institute
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Nevada State College and the Nevada System of Higher Education are Sad to Announce the Death of President Fred Maryanski

Jul 02, 2010
HENDERSON, Nev. With great sadness Nevada State College and the Nevada System of Higher Education announce the passing of Fred J. Maryanski, President of Nevada State College.
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Innovative Part Time Nursing Program Offers Balance in Students Lives

Jun 25, 2010
NSC's part-time Nursing program offers balance to students pursuing a nursing degree.
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Accreditation of Nevada State College's School of Nursing renewed

May 20, 2010
The School of Nursing has received renewal of its official accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
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Class of 2010: Ready for the next chapter of success in their lives

May 14, 2010
As they embark on their new career and educational paths, graduates from the class of 2010 share their stories of success.
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School of Education Celebrates Installation of Education Honor Society Chapter

May 14, 2010
The School of Education gathered at the Black Mountain Country Club to welcome its chapter of the Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society with an installation ceremony.
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NSC Celebrates Class of 2010

May 14, 2010
The class of 2010 was honored at the Spring Commencement Ceremony at the Henderson Pavilion, bringing NSC's alumni base to over 1,000 graduates.
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Open Enrollment Kicks off for NSC Employees

May 12, 2010
Open enrollment for NSC employees kicked off May 1st, and extends through May 28th.

Nevada State College Continues to Serve Its Mission

May 07, 2010

System of Higher Education unanimously reaffirmed its commitment to Nevada State College by approving our budget for fiscal years 2010 and 2011.   Nevada State's approved budget does not eliminate any academic programs, nor does it reduce our existing faculty and staff ranks.  Rather, our budget plan calls for the continued growth of NSC with increased admissions for both first-time and transfer students.

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New Student Orientation Offers Glimpse into the First College Semester

Apr 29, 2010
NSC welcomes new students with orientation and registration programs.

President Maryanski Presents Campus Community with Budget Update

Apr 27, 2010
President Maryanski recently updated the NSC campus community on the institution's budget reduction plan.
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NSC honors its current shining 'Star,' Cory McDonald

Apr 19, 2010
Cory provides quality customer service, and by doing so he creates a sense of community at NSC.
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New Federal System will Centralize Financial Aid for NSC Students

Apr 08, 2010
Under the 2010 fiscal year budget proposed by President Obama, student loans will be processed directly through the Federal government.
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Nursing Students Partner with E Bunny to Brighten Easter for Local Children

Apr 06, 2010
The School of Nursing rallied the community, collecting donations for E Bunny, a local organization providing Easter baskets to underprivileged children and teens.
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Centralized Advising Academic Center Builds Solid Foundation for NSC Students

Mar 09, 2010
The Centralized Advising Academic Center at NSC, a new delivery model for advising students with 60 or fewer credit hours provides consistent, effective assistance as they progress in their respective majors.

Budget Update

Mar 03, 2010
The special session of the legislature concluded early Monday morning. Given the adverse circumstances facing the state government and the Nevada System of Higher Education, the result could have been worse.
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Education Honor Society Approved at Nevada State College

Mar 02, 2010
The School of Education at NSC welcomes education majors to join their newly formed Kappa Delta Pi international honor society chapter.
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Sculpture Brings Beauty and Inspiration to the LAS Building

Mar 01, 2010
This past semester, Diane Hale donated Choices, an original bronze cast sculpture, to the Liberal Arts and Sciences Building.

Message From President Fred Maryanski

Feb 11, 2010
You may have heard rumors that Nevada State College is closing. I am informing you that these rumors have no basis in fact...

NSC Calls Campus Community to Action

Feb 01, 2010
The NSC campus community recently welcomed Chancellor Dan Klaich for a town hall meeting to discuss NSHE's budget.
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Through myNSCstory, Students Forge Grassroots Campaign for Education

Feb 01, 2010
Through a grassroots letter writing campaign, a group of NSC students are standing up for education in the state of Nevada with "myNSCstory."
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College Associate Vice President of Development Honored with Professional of the Year Award

Jan 06, 2010
Dr. Russell Raker, NSC's Associate Vice President of Development, was recently honored by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Las Vegas Chapter, as Professional of the Year.

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School of Nursing Celebrates Accomplishments

Jan 05, 2010
A successful routine re-visit from the CCNE accreditation team as well as the accomplishments of Interim Dean Snyder gave the School of Nursing much to celebrate this year.