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Men's basketball assistant coaches injured in accident

Posted: Friday, Sept. 23, 2016
There was a traffic accident Sept. 22 involving NIC men's basketball coaches early Thursday morning while they were traveling to Portland on a recruiting trip. Two men were transported to Providence Sacred Heart Hospital in Spokane, where they are currently in serious but stable condition. From President Rick MacLennan: "North Idaho ...

NIC Brian Williams Memorial Bike Ride kicks off Oct. 1

Posted: Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016
North Idaho College will honor the memory of former student Brian Williams with the sixth annual memorial bike ride at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, beginning at O’Shay's Irish Pub and Eatery in Coeur d’Alene. Williams was 28 years old when he was killed in a plane crash in 2010 while flying over Glacier National Park. He ...

Eastern Washington athletics director to speak at NIC Booster Club Luncheon

Posted: Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016
Bill Chaves, the athletics director at Eastern Washington University, will be the speaker at the North Idaho College Booster Club Luncheon noon Tuesday, Sept. 27, at the Coeur d’Alene Resort. Chaves is a two-time recipient of national Athletics Director of the Year honors, and enters his 10th year at the helm of the EWU Athletics ...

Parker family donates $1M for NIC's Building the Future Campaign

Posted: Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016
Sniffing out each nook and corner during a recent tour of the new North Idaho College Career and Technical Education Facility, Sunny seemed at home. The same pup from Parker commercial fame, Sunny and her owners – Parker family members Doug, Jim and Diane – are thrilled to see the project almost complete. As the family ...

Student honored for design at Spokane Folk Festival

Posted: Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016
Congratulations Graphic Design major Madeline Jensen for creating the winning shirt, buttons, posters, and web graphics design for the Spokane Folk Festival 2016! Last year Jensen won the design of two posters featuring movies (Taxi and Best of the Northwest) previewed at Spokane International Film Festival as well.

Volunteer tutors needed for NIC Adult Education

Posted: Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016
Volunteers are needed to assist students in basic skill building for reading, writing, and math at the North Idaho College’s Adult Education Center as tutors. The NIC Adult Education Center, located in the Hedlund Building Room 204 on NIC’s main campus , offers day and night adult education classes. Volunteers should enjoy ...

Explore ‘Wetlands and Wildlife' with NIC at Sandpoint

Posted: Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016
Join outdoor educational specialist Brian Baxter for the “Wetlands and Wildlife” class Saturday, Sept. 17, at North Idaho College at Sandpoint. Register by contacting the NIC Workforce Training Center at (208) 769-3333 or request more information by emailing . This class will examine the diversity ...

New standards released for Head Start

Posted: Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016
For more than 50 years, Head Start has been a model rooted in the commitment to helping whole families succeed - with a focus on both children's learning and children's successful long-term development in the context of healthy families. The new #HeadStart Performance Standards maintain these core values and create a strong vision for ...

NIC Booster Club to hold Athletics Showcase Sept. 13

Posted: Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016
North Idaho College coaches will present previews of the upcoming season just getting underway at the Booster Club Luncheon Coaches Showcase from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13 at the Coeur d’Alene Resort. Head coaches from all of NIC’s teams will be on hand to give insight and predictions for their respective sports of ...

NIC's Outdoor Pursuits hosts Adopt a Crag Sept. 17

Posted: Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016
North Idaho College’s Outdoor Pursuits is hosting the Adopt a Crag climbing cleanup from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 17 at Q’emiln Park in Post Falls. Projects for the day include trash removal, invasive weed control, trail maintenance, and general cleanup. This year the emphasis will be on improving access, trails, and ...

NIC Board of Trustees appoints new trustee

Posted: Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016
The North Idaho College Board of Trustees appointed Brad Murray, of Rathdrum, to the newly formed Trustee Zone 5, at the board’s meeting Wednesday. Murray recently retired as superintendent of the Lakeland School District after a 36-year career in Idaho public schools. The trustee appointment was necessary because of Idaho House ...

‘Saints and Stuffies' to show in the Corner Gallery

Posted: Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016
Contemporary artist Ann Porter will display her artwork at the “Saints and Stuffies” exhibit in the Boswell Hall Corner Gallery at North Idaho College from Sept. 6 to Nov. 4. Porter will host a gallery walk of her work at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, followed by a slide lecture at 1 p.m. in Boswell Hall Room 146, and an ...

NIC wrestling team gives away school supplies

Posted: Friday, Sept. 2, 2016
Pictured is the North Idaho College wrestling team giving away school supplies to K-12 students at Riverstone Thursday. This is the third time the team has held the back-to-school event, which attracts hundreds each year. Promoting reading is a priority for the team which, earlier this year gave out its 15,000 th book to elementary ...


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