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Northwest Technical College
October 15, 2015
Working to boost the workforce: Regional training centers receive state, federal grants to meet workforce needs
BEMIDJI -- Increasing the strength of the regional workforce has been a priority this month with investments from the state and federal level being made at local training centers. The grant funding began when Northwest Technical College was awarded $300,000 from the Federal Economic...
October 15, 2015 - 8:23pm
October 2, 2015
A grand reopening for Memorial Hall
As part of Homecoming festivities, BSU held its official Grand Reopening of Memorial Hall on Friday morning with a ribboncutting, open house...
October 2, 2015 - 3:21pm
September 30, 2015
NTC lands $300,000 grant for technical training center
BEMIDJI—Northwest Technical College has been awarded a $300,000 grant through the federal Economic Development Administration to support the construction of a technical training center on its Bemidji campus. The announcement was made by U.S. Sens Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken...
September 30, 2015 - 7:11pm
The search starts: MnSCU chancellor visits to discuss next president for BSU, NTC
BEMIDJI -- Leaders from BSU, Northwest Technical College and the broader Bemidji community painted the portrait of their ideal president Wednesday...
September 30, 2015 - 6:41pm
August 25, 2015
Pioneer Editorial: S.O.S is A-OK
The Fall-like weather the past few days seems fitting. College is back in session. The annual Move-in Day was held this past Friday and classes...
August 25, 2015 - 12:07am
August 23, 2015
The right time for Hanson: Retiring BSU president says he’ll miss the relationships developed over six years
BEMIDJI—The walls are wood-paneled and dotted with old pictures. One is black and white, and shows a huge man, lying like Gulliver, surrounded...
August 23, 2015 - 12:11am
August 19, 2015
Hanson to retire as BSU, NTC president
BEMIDJI—Dr. Richard Hanson announced Tuesday that he will retire June 30 after six years as president of BSU and Northwest Technical College. Hanson...
August 19, 2015 - 9:57am
June 18, 2015
Tuition to increase at BSU, other four-year institutions: Tuition freeze remains for NTC, other two-year colleges
BEMIDJI -- Tuition at BSU and other four-year institutions across Minnesota is expected to increase by 3.4 percent for the fall 2015 semester. The average annual undergraduate tuition for full-time students during the 2015-2016 academic year will increase by $233, a release from...
June 18, 2015 - 7:41pm
June 4, 2015
Snorek named vice president for finance and administration at BSU/NTC
BEMIDJI -- Karen Snorek has been named vice president for finance and administration at Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College,...
June 4, 2015 - 11:56am
May 17, 2015
It's 'right now' for NTC; No name change on horizon, but new programs will strengthen school
BEMIDJI—Only a week removed from graduation, Northwest Technical College officials say they are excited about recent changes implemented at the school. Faced with declining enrollment at NTC, leaders there and at Bemidji State University began a "reinvention" process in the...
May 17, 2015 - 1:33am
May 15, 2015
BSU and NTC announce finalists for vice president position
BEMIDJI -- Three finalists have been chose to fill the position of vice president of finance and administration at BSU and Northwest Technical College. The finalists will visit the campuses and interviews begin Monday, a press release said. The finalists are Karen Snorek,...
May 15, 2015 - 6:34pm
May 8, 2015
Connected with the college: NTC grad says school was the right choice for her
BEMIDJI -- Jess Ness had plans to attend college, but not until her children, Cameron, now 7, and Saige, 3, were in school full time. But her...
May 8, 2015 - 8:17pm
April 25, 2015
Optivation grant awarded to support aquaponics facility
BEMIDJI—Optivation, a custom college and outreach training program jointly operated by Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College, has received a $49,572 grant from the Minnesota Job Skills Partnership program to develop a series of employee training programs for...
April 25, 2015 - 1:01pm
April 15, 2015
VIDEO: Bemidji Middle School students tour NTC
More than 360 seventh-grade students from Bemidji Middle School participated in a tour and hands-on activities at Northwest Technical College-Bemidji...
April 15, 2015 - 6:16pm
March 18, 2015
Maki named president of five MnSCU colleges
BEMIDJI -- Bill Maki, vice president of finance and administration at BSU and Northwest Technical College, was named Wednesday as the new president...
March 18, 2015 - 6:21pm