CNCC gets nursing grant for $78,000

RANGELY I CNCC grants administrator Michael Melneck announced last week that the Caring for Colorado Foundation has awarded a $78,661 grant to Colorado Northwestern Community College to improve simulation capacities in the college’s nursing program, which is on the Craig campus.

CNCC College for Kids means fun, education

RANGELY I It’s sign-up time again for College For Kids through Colorado Northwestern Community College, with this year’s schedule offering new courses and discounted rates for multiple classes. Junior Pilots, Junior Rangers and Mad Scientists courses return to the scene this year, with instructors planning to mix the familiar with the new in each of […]

Time is now to sign up for CNCC classes at Meeker campus

MEEKER I Now is the time to sign up for summer community education classes at Colorado Northwestern Community College in Meeker as classes begin in the next couple of weeks.

CNCC Aviation team finishes No. 2 in U.S.

RANGELY I The Colorado Northwestern Community College aviation team had a successful mission to Columbus, Ohio, two weeks ago as the team from Rangely finished second in the nation for two-year aviation schools at the National Intercollegiate Flight Association competition.

Now time to enroll in classes at CNCC

MEEKER I Now is the time to sign up for summer Community Education classes at Colorado Northwestern Community College in Meeker as classes begin in the next couple of weeks.

Happy grads…

Showing their happiness that they received their associate’s degrees at Colorado Northwestern Community College on Saturday, Attirah Munir, left, and Emoney Brown do their jump for joy.

141 degrees awarded at CNCC

Walter Hutton, who was graduated Saturday from Colorado Northwestern Community College, smiles with his family after the commencement exercises. There were 141 degrees and certificates presented Saturday.

RANGELY I The 2014 CNCC Commencement was held on the CNCC Rangely Campus on Saturday. Including the Rangely and Craig campuses and service areas, CNCC had 141 students awarded degrees with 86 students walking on stage to receive their diplomas.

Neighborly deer…

A lone deer tries to draw the attention of Russell and Neal George outside the college president’s residence on the Colorado Northwestern Community College campus in Rangely. The deer, which gets some of its meals from a nearby bird feeder, searched for movement behind the sliding glass door for several minutes, attempting to make good on the president’s “open door policy,” to no avail.

A lone deer tries to draw the attention of Russell and Neal George outside the college president’s residence on the Colorado Northwestern Community College campus in Rangely. The deer, which gets some of its meals from a nearby bird feeder, searched for movement behind the sliding glass door for several

CNCC graduation is on Saturday in Rangely

RANGELY I Colorado Northwestern Community College will hold its graduation ceremony at 2 p.m. on Saturday in the Colorado Room of the Weiss Building on the Rangely campus.

Boettcher Foundation grant to CNCC for $75,000

RANGELY I Colorado Northwestern Community College is one of nine Colorado higher-education institutions to receive a significant boost with the announcement of capital grant awards from the Boettcher Foundation.

CNCC presents awards to outstanding students, athletes

RANGELY I The 32nd Annual Rangely Campus Honors Banquet was held April 15 in Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Weiss Colorado Room as students, faculty and staff and family members gathered to celebrate the honors several students received.

CNCC Rodeo team does well at Showdown

The top rider for the Colorado Northwestern Community College rodeo team for the Spartan Showdown Rodeo on March 28-29 was Brice Osborne, above, on his way to fifth in the bareback bronc ride. He also took first place in both rounds of the bull riding, and won the All-Around Cowboy title. CNCC hosted 10 visiting colleges and finished second overall. The team’s final rodeo of the year is this weekend.

RANGELY I It was a great weekend in Rangely for a rodeo as many of the CNCC Spartans had standout successes in the arena, while the entire team, volunteers and community stepped up to welcome the 10 visiting colleges and all of their families to the second annual Spartan Showdown on Friday and Saturday.