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Fudpucker’s Beachside Bar & Grill of Destin Establishes Rob Waack Culinary Scholarship

December 11, 2018

Fudpucker’s Beachside Bar & Grill of Destin, LLC has established a scholarship with a gift of $3,551.00 to support students at Northwest Florida State College who are majoring in the Culinary Management program. The scholarship is created in memory of Rob Waack, a 22-year resident of Santa Rosa Beach and a long-time kitchen manager at… View Article


NWF State college President Dr. Devin Stephenson performing with the Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra

Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra Presents Annual Holiday Pops Concert to Sold Out Audience

December 10, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL – The sounds of the holiday season filled the air of the Mattie Kelly Arts Center on Friday, December 7, as the Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra (NFSO) performed at their Annual Holiday Pops concert. The event kicked off with a special piano performance by NWF State College President Dr. Devin Stephenson. “This is always… View Article


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Northwest Florida State College Hosts President’s Circle Members

November 30, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL – Northwest Florida State College President Circle gathered for this year’s Lunch with the President event on Thursday, November 29, 2018. NWF President Dr. Devin Stephenson hosts this event and invites President Circle members to join him for lunch, where he provides donors with college updates. “Contributions from the President’s Circle allow us to… View Article


Northwest Florida State College Holds Raider Central Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting

November 29, 2018

Northwest Florida State College held a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for their new Raider Central on Thursday, November 29 at 2 p.m. Raider Central is part of the College’s reimagined Student Success Center that was designed to be a modern concept where students receive all services in one location. The college’s vision with… View Article


Northwest Florida State College Receives $150,000 Gift from Gulf Power Foundation for Veterans Success Center

Northwest Florida State College Receives $150,000 Gift from Gulf Power Foundation for Veterans Success Center

November 16, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL – Gulf Power Foundation has pledged $150,000 to assist in the establishment of a Veterans Success Center at Northwest Florida State College. The gift will enhance the operational capacity of the Center which serves to expand employment, educational opportunities and transition services to veterans, active duty and guard service members, reservists and military dependents. The… View Article


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NWF State College Recognizes Corrections Graduates

November 15, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL– Northwest Florida State College recently recognized students who successfully completed the Criminal Justice Training Center’s vocational certificate program for Correctional Officer Basic. The Correctional Officer Basic program at NWF State College serves as a prerequisite for the Florida State Officer Certification Exam (SOCE) and teaches practical skills and field exercises. “We are extremely… View Article


Northwest Florida State College Announces 2019 Summer Musical, Footloose

November 14, 2018

The Humanities, Fine & Performing Arts Division of Northwest Florida State College will present Footloose: The Musical as the 2019 summer musical production at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center nightly July 10-13 at 7:30 p.m. along with a matinee performance at 2 p.m. on July 13. Based on the hit 1980s movie (which launched the… View Article


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Financial Aid Audit for Northwest Florida State College Reports No Findings or Deficiencies

November 13, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL– Northwest Florida State College’s financial aid audit, prepared by the Office of the Auditor General in the State of Florida, reports no findings or deficiencies. “Federal financial assistance is critical for many of our students. This additional support assists our students improve their lives through higher education programs and services,” said Dr. Devin Stephenson, President… View Article


Healing Paws for Warriors MOU Signing Event

Northwest Florida State College Announces Partnership with Healing Paws for Warriors

November 13, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL–  Northwest Florida State College has established a new cooperative partnership with Healing Paws for Warriors (HP4W), a non-profit organization dedicated to providing post-9/11 combat veterans wounded from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and other combat-related trauma.  HP4W is unique in the fact that all of their service dogs come solely from local pet rescues…. View Article


NWF State College Welding Honored as Top Educational Institution in the Nation by American Welding Society

NWF State College Welding Honored as Top Educational Institution in the Nation by American Welding Society

November 9, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL– Northwest Florida State College Welding has received the honor of Top Educational Institution from the American Welding Society (AWS).  Scottie Smith, Professor of Welding, and Dr. Devin Stephenson, NWF State College President, accepted the award on the College’s behalf at the Excellence in Welding Awards Ceremony at the 2018 FABTECH expo in Atlanta,… View Article