Northwest College News Desk NWC News Stories NWC celebrates African American History Month with full slate of events in February Northwest College invites the public to celebrate African American History Month through a variety of events hosted throughout February on the NWC campus. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:00:00 MST NWC photo students hold fundraiser to offset Powell woman’s medical expenses Students in the Northwest College Photo Theme Seminar invite the community to view and bid on pieces of fine art photography to help finance costs associated with upcoming medical procedures for Rhonda Vanek of Powell. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:00:00 MST Polish up those spurs – NWC Rodeo Gala is Saturday, Feb. 4 The Northwest Rodeo Council once again invites the Big Horn Basin to its annual Rodeo Gala Saturday, Feb. 4, at the Cody Auditorium. This year's celebration marks the 19th annual gala. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 03:00:00 MST Public comments sought for NWC's upcoming accreditation visit Northwest College is seeking public comments in preparation for a September evaluation by its regional accrediting agency, the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Tue, 17 Jan 2017 01:00:00 MST European travel adventure planned for NWC alumni and friends in October The Northwest College Alumni Association invites the public to participate in an October trip to Portugal and southern Spain. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 04:00:00 MST NWC’s 14th Annual Brass Festival comes to Powell Feb. 4 Brass players are invited to improve their playing during this year's Northwest College Brass Festival Saturday, Feb. 4. Thu, 12 Jan 2017 05:00:00 MST Community theatre auditions scheduled for Jan. 23, 24 and 25 The Wild West Players will hold auditions Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Jan. 23, 24 and 25, for six community theatre productions of the children's play "Stone Soup" coming up this spring. Thu, 12 Jan 2017 03:00:00 MST NWC trip explores London theater scene in May Reservations are being accepted for spots on Northwest College's trip to London, England in May. This trip, scheduled for May 14-21, takes in theatrical performances, tourist sites, shopping and more. Tue, 10 Jan 2017 04:30:00 MST Red Lodge Clay Center exhibit opens Tuesday, Jan. 24, in Northwest Gallery An exhibit of work by nine ceramists from the Red Lodge Clay Center in Montana opens Tuesday, Jan. 24, with a 2:30 p.m. artists' reception at Northwest Gallery in Powell. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 03:00:00 MST Artwork from Iceland trip goes on display Jan. 10 at NWC "Iceland," an exhibit featuring artwork created by Northwest College students, opens with an artist's reception in the SinClair Gallery in Powell on Tuesday, Jan. 10, from 4-6 p.m. Wed, 21 Dec 2016 01:00:00 MST NWC Music Program opens new year with horn and tuba recital The Northwest College Music Program begins the new year with an evening horn and tuba recital Tuesday, Jan. 10, at 7 p.m. in the Nelson Performing Arts Auditorium. Tue, 20 Dec 2016 03:30:00 MST Musicians invited to compete in Wyoming Young Artist Competition Jan. 14 Wyoming musicians between the ages of 15 and 20 years old are eligible to audition during the 2017 Wyoming Young Artist Competition Saturday, Jan. 14, on the Northwest College campus in Powell. Performance sessions will begin at 1 p.m. in the Nelson Performing Arts Auditorium. Tue, 20 Dec 2016 03:00:00 MST Judges needed for Jan. 6 and 7 high school forensics tournament More than 300 students from nearly 15 schools will be debating, persuading and entertaining their audiences at the 46th Annual Trapper Rendezvous Forensics Tournament for Wyoming high schools Friday and Saturday, Jan. 6 and 7, at Northwest College. Mon, 19 Dec 2016 04:00:00 MST Greeting card sales to benefit veterans and families of Special Operations Forces Greeting cards featuring scenic images from around Wyoming will be sold this holiday season to help provide support for veterans of United States Special Operations Forces (SOF). Fri, 09 Dec 2016 04:15:00 MST Northwest College offices close during semester break Northwest College will close its business offices and all admission/registration services from Friday, Dec. 23, through Monday, Jan. 2. The NWC Cody Center and Worland Center will also be closed during the semester break. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 03:00:00 MST Dec. 8 Trombones with Friends Christmas Concert The annual Trombone Christmas Concert, hosted by Rick Parmer and his brass groups, will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, in the Hinckley Library Amphitheater at Northwest College in Powell. Admission is free. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 04:30:00 MST Dec. 7 Vespers Concert Dec. 7 Vespers Concert The Northwest College and Powell High School choirs will present their annual Vespers Concert Wednesday, Dec. 7, at 7:30 p.m. in the First United Methodist Church in Powell, located at 137 W. Second St. Admission is free. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 04:00:00 MST Play featuring well-known women of the West comes to Powell Dec. 8-10 POWELL, Wyoming - The Northwest College Wild West Players will host winter performances of "The Cody Monologues: Famous and Infamous Women of the West," beginning Dec. 8, in the NWC Nelson Performing Arts Auditorium. The play comes to Powell from the Studio Theatre at the Cody Center for Performing Arts (CCPA). Mon, 28 Nov 2016 03:00:00 MST It's a Wonderful Life for the Northwest Civic Orchestra Dec. 3 The Northwest Civic Orchestra adds to the local spirit and the community celebration of Powell’s Country Christmas with an evening concert featuring traditional holiday carols and music from bygone days. Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:00:00 MST Dec. 5 Guitar & Percussion Ensembles The Northwest College Guitar Ensemble and Percussion Ensemble will perform together in a 7 p.m. concert Monday, Dec. 5, in the Nelson Performing Arts Center Auditorium. Wed, 23 Nov 2016 10:45:00 MST NWC Forensics hosts Trapper Rendezvous and takes first in Colorado tournament POWELL, Wyoming - The Northwest College Forensics Team finished in first place out of the two-year schools and fourth among four-year universities at the Al Johnson Invitational held Oct. 28-30 at Colorado College in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Thu, 17 Nov 2016 04:00:00 MST Annual 4X4 Exhibit and sale returns to NWC Dec. 6 POWELL, Wyoming - The 35th annual "4X4 Exhibit and Sale" at the Northwest Gallery opens Tuesday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 04:00:00 MST NWC reaccreditation efforts are underway POWELL, Wyo. - Wheels are in full motion at Northwest College as it prepares for reaccreditation with the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Tue, 15 Nov 2016 04:00:00 MST NWC hosts North Big Horn Basin District Music Clinic Nov. 18-19 NWC hosts North Big Horn Basin District Music Clinic Nov. 18-19 About 200 of the best high school music students from the Big Horn Basin will be in Powell Friday and Saturday, Nov. 18 and 19, for the 2016 North Big Horn District Music Clinic. Choir and band students will spend both days working on music to present at a free concert on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. Tue, 08 Nov 2016 04:00:00 MST Nov. 15 Jazz Ensembles Concert Four Northwest College jazz ensembles promise a “spectacular concert” Tuesday, Nov. 14, in the Nelson Performing Arts Center Auditorium in Powell. The 7 p.m. performance features the musical stylings of two jazz combos directed by Matt Devitt and Craig Olson; plus the NWC Jazz Band II, also directed by Olson, and Vocal Jazz II, directed by Brennan Baglio. Fri, 04 Nov 2016 03:00:00 MST