Northwest Community College Hall of Fame

Students being inducted into Northwest’s Hall of Fame were honored at the college’s March Northwest Board of Trustees meeting. Front row: (from left) Kierra Hudson, Courtney Carlson, Aubrey Triplett, Tabitha Willis, Raylah Quarles, Anna Davis, and Shonta Bowen; back row: Chapell Chumley, Devontre Burdette, Dr. Michael Heindl, Matthew Silvers, Nicholas Gibson, Skylar Gardner, and Luisa Macedo.

Northwest Mississippi Community College announced fifteen students were inducted into the 2020-2021 Northwest Hall of Fame.

The highest honor a student can achieve is the hall of fame induction.

Selection is based on a student’s academic accomplishments and involvement in student life, according to school officials.

Instructors nominate students who are then voted on by a committee. Honorees were recognized at the March 11 Board of Trustees meeting at the Senatobia campus, according to a news release. 

Four students from Southaven were inducted. 

Skylar Gardner, Tabitha Willis, Courtney Carlson and Nicholas Gibson.

Gardner, a graduate of DeSoto Central High School, is studying theatre and plans to attend the University of Mississippi.

Willis, is a graduate from Northwest’s EMT-Paramedic program and currently works as a paramedic in DeSoto County. 

Carlson is majoring in biology and plans to pursue a degree in management.

Gibson, a Haslett High School graduate, is majoring biology and plans to transfer to Mississippi State University, all according to the release.

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