Northwest College

3 Candidates Considered For Northwest College President
POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — Three finalists are in the running for president of Northwest College in Powell. The three candidates are: Stefani Hicswa, president of Miles Community College in Miles City, Mont.; Debra Thatcher, chief operating officer, provost and vice president of academic affairs at …
Northwest College Oks Construction Funding Plan
POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — The Northwest College board has approved a plan to raise $5 million for a new classroom building from four sources, and none involve raising taxes. The Associated Press reports trustees agreed on the plan last week. It calls for taking $2 million from the college’s …
Northwest College Leaders Mull Building Questions
POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — Plans for a county sales tax for infrastructure needs in November are prompting Northwest College officials to consider other funding options to complete a building project. The Wyoming Legislature in March approved $9.4 million in state funding for the college to build th…
Northwest College President Plans To Resign
POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — Northwest College President Paul Prestwich says he plans to resign June 30, 2013, after his contract ends. He didn’t indicate his future plans in his announcement Monday that he would leave. Mark Westerhold of the college Board of Trustees says the resignation was u…
English Professor Campaigns For Same Sex Benefits
POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — Northwest College President Paul Prestwich says a campus committee will study the issue of offering benefits for same-sex couples. Prestwich made the announcement after Rachel Hanan, an assistant English professor, formally asked the president and an advisory council to co…