Northwest College

Annual Report

2010-11

Student Achievement

Institutional Priority: Student Achievement
  • IN THE NEWS
    The staff of the Northwest Trail, the NWC student newspaper, received six awards from the Society of Professional Journalists for its news coverage of several hard-hitting and feature opinion pieces.
  • ON THE ATHLETICS FRONT
    Men and Women's Collegiate Soccer debuted at NWC in the fall, followed in winter by a wrestling team that posted one national champion and an eighth place-team finish at the national tournament.
  • FROM THE MUSIC MAKERS
    The Studio Singers and Jazz Band ensembles continued their tradition of excellence by once again scoring superior ratings at the Greeley Jazz Festival.
  • TO FORENSICS: TRIPLE CROWN OF "FIRSTS"
    • First-ever community college team to win the U.S. Air Force Academy's Forensics Classic Tournament, breaking a 48-year tradition
    • First time an NWC team has ever been invited to the National Parliamentary Tournament of Excellence ... and not just one team - two NWC teams
    • First in the nation - that's how the NWC parliamentary debaters started in the 2011 rankings among community colleges (and as high as third among all two- and four-year schools)
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