Northwest College News Desk NWC News Stories April 24 workshop focuses on commercial product photography POWELL, Wyo. — Minneapolis photographers Ed Fruin and Amy Hunt-Fruin will conduct a free workshop on commercial product photography Thursday, April 24, in the Fagerberg Building photography studios at Northwest College. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:13:00 MST Students showcase their homeland during April 30 Chilean Night at NWC POWELL, Wyo. - The public is invited to an evening of culture and fun at Chilean Night Wednesday, April 30, from 7-9 p.m. in the DeWitt Student Center Lounge on the NWC Campus. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:00:00 MST Children’s theatre production returns to NWC this spring POWELL, Wyo. — For decades, springtime in Powell was heralded by field fires, asparagus-picking trips and a children’s theatre performance at Northwest College. The latter ended in 1999 when NWC discontinued its theatre program, but it returns this year, once again a harbinger of spring’s arrival in Wyoming. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:20:00 MST Learn facilitation basics in Tuesday, April 29, workshop POWELL, Wyo. — University of Wyoming Extension Educator Tara Kuipers will be in Powell Tuesday, April 29, to lead a facilitation training to help participants get results while working with groups. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:53:00 MST NWC Art and Design Exhibit opens Tuesday, April 29 POWELL, Wyo. — Northwest Gallery in Powell wraps up the season with a juried display of artwork created during the 2013-14 academic year. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:37:00 MST Learn how to use social media for business in April 24 training POWELL, Wyo. - When it comes to marketing, social media is the new black--94 percent of small- to medium-sized businesses leverage social media for marketing. But getting started can be daunting. An all-day workshop Thursday, April 24, is designed to help local businesses get up and running in this exploding venue. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:00:00 MST NWC Concert Band and Powell High School Band in concert April 14 POWELL, Wyo. - The Northwest College Concert Band and Powell High School Band blend their talents in a musical feast for the annual wind band spring concert Monday, April 14, in the Nelson Performing Arts Center Auditorium. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 02:53:00 MST Master Chorale and NWC Choir perform Thursday, April 10, at NWC POWELL, Wyo. - The Northwest Master Chorale and Northwest College Choir perform in a 7:30 p.m. shared concert Thursday, April 10, in the Nelson Performing Arts Center Auditorium on the Northwest College Campus. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 04:39:00 MST Multicultural Showcase is a feast for the senses Saturday, April 12 POWELL, Wyo. - The smells, tastes, sights and sounds from countries around the world will fill the bottom floor of the DeWitt Student Center at Northwest College from 1-3:30 p.m., Saturday, April 12. Entrance to the Multicultural Showcase is through the Trapper Room off of Seventh Street. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 12:00:00 MST Tenor and harp duo perform at April 6 concert on NWC campus POWELL, Wyo. — The Northwest College Music Department welcomes guest tenor Greg Allen Friedman and harpist Dominique Piana for "Longing and Belonging, Sharing the Music of Voice and Harp" at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, April 6, in the Nelson Performing Arts Center Auditorium. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 09:58:00 MST CANCELLED ~ Take part in the culture and diversity of an Arabic Night Wednesday, April 2, at NWC POWELL, Wyo. - The public is invited to an evening of culture and fun at Arabic Night Wednesday, April 2, from 7-9 p.m. in the DeWitt Student Center Lounge on the NWC Campus. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:59:00 MST NWC Forensics Team showcases national material Monday, March 31 POWELL, Wyo. - Northwest College Forensics Team members will preview some of their nationals material at a Forensics Performance Night beginning at 7 p.m. Monday, March 31, in Room 70 of the Fagerberg Building. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 03:44:00 MST Juried Student Photo Show opens April 1 in Northwest Gallery POWELL, Wyo. - Northwest College's 2014 Juried Student Photo Show opens Tuesday, April 1, with an artists' reception at 7:30 p.m. in Northwest Gallery. Tue, 18 Mar 2014 10:16:00 MST Feeder pig and lamb sale Saturday, April 5, in Powell POWELL, Wyo. - Area students looking for 4-H and FFA livestock project animals can choose from 50 pigs and 25 lambs at the Bridges Kidz Sale Saturday, April 5, at the Paul Stock Ag Pavilion in Powell. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:00:00 MST Northwest Jazz Festival features Wilford Brimley, The Bobs, Kris Berg and more March 19 & 20 POWELL, Wyo. - There's music for all ages at this year's Northwest Jazz Festival, Wednesday-Friday, March 19-21, at Northwest College. Festival headliners include television and movie star Wilford Brimley, Grammy-award winning group The Bobs, and Kris Berg with his Metroplexity Big Band. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 04:16:00 MST Bowl-A-Thon teams organizing for March 29 event across the basin POWELL, Wyo. - Bowlers across the Big Horn Basin will be rolling for dollars and prizes Saturday, March 29, during the Northwest College Alumni Bowl-A-Thon at lanes in Cody, Lovell, Powell and Worland. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 08:59:00 MST Pub Night comes to Powell Thursday, March 20 POWELL, Wyo. - Big Horn Basin residents can get a taste of Great Britain and Irish pub culture right here in Powell Thursday evening, March 20. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 10:57:00 MST NWC students collecting canned food Saturday, March 22, at Powell groceries POWELL, Wyo. - The Northwest College Enactus Team will collect canned food from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, March 22, at Blair’s and Mr. D’s groceries in Powell. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 11:14:00 MST Students showcase their homeland during March 18 Korean Night at NWC POWELL, Wyo. - The public is invited to an evening of culture and fun at Korean Night Tuesday, March 18, from 7-9 p.m. in the DeWitt Student Center on the NWC Campus. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 12:00:00 MST Sign-up deadline is March 10 for Wilderness First Responder class POWELL, Wyo. - The enrollment deadline for a nine-day Wilderness First Responder (WFR) class is Monday, March 10. The WFR course will be held Saturday-Sunday, April 12-20, at the Northwest College Mickelson Field Station near Sunlight. Fri, 28 Feb 2014 11:40:00 MST NWC Board of Trustees meets Monday, March 10, in Cody POWELL, Wyo. - The Northwest College board of trustees will conduct its monthly meeting Monday, March 10, in Room 2201 of the NWC Cody Center. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 12:02:00 MST Former U.S. Foreign Service officer talks about changing world in Thursday, March 6, program POWELL, Wyo. - Marc Wall, a longtime United States Foreign Service officer, will talk about changing security, economic and political landscapes in a 4 p.m. program Thursday, March 6, in Room 70 of Northwest College's Fagerberg Building. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 01:35:00 MST Hunting elk on skis? — Mark Jenkins talks about it Wednesday, March 5 POWELL, Wyo. - National Geographic field staff writer Mark Jenkins lived and hunted last winter with Asian tribesmen who use skis and lassos to hunt elk. He'll talk about his experience with the Kazakh and Tuvan tribes in a 7 p.m. program Wednesday, March 5, in Room 70 of the Fagerberg Building at Northwest College. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 12:00:00 MST NWC Forensics Team comes up with gold in California POWELL, Wyo. - The Northwest College Forensics Team finished its regular season claiming gold at the Western States Forensics Association Tournament in Long Beach, Calif., Feb. 14-16. Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:42:00 MST V-Day performance in Powell Friday, Feb. 28, to benefit Park County Crisis Intervention Services POWELL, Wyo. - The V-day movement to stop violence against women takes center stage in Powell with a 7 p.m. performance of the "The Vagina Monologues" Friday, Feb. 28, in Northwest College's DeWitt Student Center Lounge. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 08:26:00 MST