Posted: Friday, Feb. 12, 2016
North Idaho College faculty will exhibit their artwork during the Faculty Art Exhibit Feb. 16 through March 25 in the Boswell Corner Gallery. The Faculty Art Exhibit will feature a variety of original works created by NIC faculty, including Fran Bahr, Donna Bain, Otis Bardwell, Megan Cherry, Priscilla Cooper, Jen Erickson, Michael ...Posted: Friday, Feb. 12, 2016
North Idaho College will offer assistance on completing the 2016-2017 Free Application for Federal Student Aid on FAFSA Day, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16 at NIC at Sandpoint at 102 South Euclid. Participants should bring their Social Security number, driver’s license, 2013 W2 forms and 2013 federal tax return (if filed). ...Posted: Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
The North Idaho College wrestling team donated $250 to Susan G. Komen Foundation recently with proceeds from the team’s sale of “We Care” T-shirts. The team has raised $8,500 selling T-shirts over the past six years. Pictured are, from left: NIC President Joe Dunlap, Susan G. Komen Foundation Engagement Coordinator Kim ...Posted: Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
About 600 middle and high school students from school in North Idaho and Eastern Washington learned about jazz performance from North Idaho College’s special guests Dan Bukvich, Gary Gemberling and Al Gemberling this week as part of the college’s annual JazzNIC. The schools participated in clinics Feb. 1-3 with a special ...Posted: Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
NIC JazzNIC special guest Gary Gemberling belts out some jazz at a previous JazzNIC concert held at North Idaho College.
More than 600 middle and high school students from schools in North Idaho and eastern Washington will participate in jazz clinics Feb. 1-3 at North Idaho College during the annual JazzNIC festival, culminating ...Posted: Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
Pictured at the NIC Silver Valley Outreach Center are, from left: Rose Woodford, NIC Silver Valley Center outreach coordinator, Rhonda Seagraves, VP commercial lender with Columbia Bank - Silver Valley Branch, Cheryl Morgan, VP manager with Columbia Bank - Silver Valley Branch, Lita Burns, NIC vice president for Instruction, Rayelle ...Posted: Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
It’s not too late to sign up for North Idaho College at Sandpoint’s “Animal Tracking” class taught by wilderness expert and author Brian Baxter on Feb. 6. The one-day class is scheduled for 9 a.m. start Saturday, Feb. 6, at the NIC at Sandpoint parking lot. Pre-registration is required so register today: contact ...Posted: Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016
The NIC wrestling team’s trip to the Apodaca Duals in Powell, Wyo. on Friday, Jan. 29, has been canceled because of numerous injuries. This is in addition to the cancellation against Simon Fraser University. The normal schedule will resume at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, at the Region 18 Tournament in Des Moines, Wash. Normal 0 ...Posted: Monday, Jan. 25, 2016
Under the health care reform law known as the Affordable Care Act, most Americans are required to have minimum health coverage or pay a penalty on their income taxes. ACA-defined full-time employees enrolled in the North Idaho College medical plan will receive two new forms within the first three months of 2016. Here’s what ...Posted: Monday, Jan. 25, 2016
The NIC home wrestling match against Simon Fraser University scheduled for 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, has been canceled because of numerous injuries to both teams. It will not be rescheduled. Posted: Monday, Jan. 25, 2016
NIC coaches will provide season updates at the North Idaho College Booster Club Luncheon at noon Tuesday, Jan. 26, at the Coeur d’Alene Resort. NIC coaches will give reports on the winter sport seasons, including the clash with Salt Lake Community College in the battle for first place on Thursday. The NIC men’s basketball ...Posted: Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016
North Idaho College will offer free safety training at the eighth annual Safety Fest of the Great Northwest Feb. 17 - 19 at the Workforce Training Center in Post Falls. Registration is now open at www.nic.edu/safetyfest . Some classes have already filled and others are filling quickly. This three-day, free event is an opportunity for ...Posted: Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016
The student-run Emery's is open from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and NICularts Deli is open 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Both are open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Reservations for Emery's Restaurant are encouraged, but walk-ins are accepted. Emery's is currently seafood sauté, roast pork, chicken Caesar salad, and chicken strips with ...Posted: Friday, Jan. 15, 2016
The Coeur d'Alene Buffalo Wild Wings will stream the North Idaho College versus College of Southern Idaho women's and men's basketball games Saturday, Jan. 16 on one of the big screen TVs. The women's game tips off at 2 p.m. followed by the men's game at 4 p.m. in Twin Falls. Stop by NIC Booster Club sponsor Buffalo Wild Wings on Neider ...Posted: Friday, Jan. 15, 2016
Anyone who is interested in taking classes at North Idaho College is encouraged to attend NIC Info Night from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, in the Edminster Student Union Building on NIC’s main campus. All of NIC’s divisions and departments will be represented, providing information at various tables and workshops. NIC Info ...Posted: Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016
School districts throughout North Idaho will hold spelling bees in January that qualify students for the North Idaho Spelling Bee scheduled for March 19 at North Idaho College. The winner of the regional bee will receive an all-expense paid trip to the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington D.C. in June, courtesy of bee sponsor ...Posted: Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016
NIC coaches will provide season updates at the North Idaho College Booster Club Luncheon at noon Tuesday, Jan. 12, at the Outback Steakhouse in Coeur d’Alene. There will be previews on upcoming games as well as recaps on holiday wrestling and basketball tournaments. The public is welcome to attend the luncheon. The NIC Booster ...Posted: Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015
North Idaho College will host the 8 th annual Coeur d’Alene INN-vitational, sponsored by the Coeur d’Alene Inn-Best Western Plus, in Christianson Gym Dec. 28 – 30. The eight-team format includes teams from the NJCAA, NWAC and California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA), with four games played the first ...Posted: Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015
Military Advanced Education & Transition ( MAE&T ) has awarded North Idaho College the designation of a Top School in its 2016 MAE&T Guide to Colleges & Universities, measuring best practices in military and veteran education. The Guide was released late this December, and is available online at http://www.mae-kmi.com/ . ...Posted: Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015
The NIC wrestling team helped hand out 26,148 books this week as part of the Jingle Books program. The team went to several different elementary schools, allowing K-3 grade students to each pick up to six books to take home and keep. Read about it in the Coeur d'Alene Press here . Posted: Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015
North Idaho College Board of Trustee Chairman Ken Howard announced today that NIC President Joe Dunlap, Ed.D., has notified the board that he intends to retire at the end of the current academic year. “I’ve loved working here at NIC and being a part of an incredible team that is highly engaged with our students, staff ...Posted: Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015
North Idaho College Foundation has announced that Stock Building Supply will be the Title Sponsor of the 2016 Really BIG Raffle fundraiser. This year marks the 23rd year of NIC’s largest annual fundraiser, which is a collaboration between volunteers, sponsors, community supporters and NIC’s carpentry students, who utilize ...Posted: Monday, Dec. 7, 2015
Pictured are Bartholomew “Bart” Vazquez and Amanda Johnson, who are both in the NIC RN program and the first recipients of the Beyers-Newby Veterans Scholarship.
Two North Idaho College students, Specialist Nathan R. Beyers and Specialist Nicholas “Nick” W. Newby, gave their lives for our country on July 7 ...Posted: Monday, Dec. 7, 2015
Pictured are members of the Cardinal Chorale (photo by Katie Eppenstein).
Pictured are members of the NIC Chamber Singers (photo by Katie Eppenstein).
NIC Band Director Terry Jones conducts the NIC Wind Symphony at the annual Christmas concert held at NIC.
North Idaho College will present its “Sounds of ...Posted: Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015
North Idaho College athletics fans are invited to the Booster Club’s Winter CARDnival and Auction Wednesday, Dec. 9 at the Best Western – Coeur d’Alene Inn. The fun begins at 5 p.m. with social hour, games and the beginning of the silent auction which includes Hawaii and Las Vegas vacation packages, resort golf ...Posted: Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015
North Idaho College men’s basketball will be hosting the 6 th annual Bigfoot-Cardinal Classic with games played at Christianson Gym and the Community Colleges of Spokane Dec. 4-6. The eight-team format includes two games played each date beginning Friday, Dec. 4. Invited teams include Big Bend Community College, Green River ...Posted: Monday, Nov. 23, 2015
It’s St. ASNIC time of year! Please stop by the St. ASNIC Tree located in the SUB Plaza and choose an ornament to help out an NIC Family in need during this holiday season. The tree will be out Monday, Nov. 23, and ASNIC is requesting that all gifts be returned un-wrapped to the ASNIC Office by Dec 4. Questions? Please contact ...Posted: Friday, Nov. 20, 2015
North Idaho College students are reaching out to the community and offering a traditional Thanksgiving dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, in the Edminster Student Union Building.
“The NIC family was looking for a way to help those affected by the storm. We already had this event scheduled, but would like to specifically ...Posted: Friday, Nov. 20, 2015
Patrick H. McGaughey, former president and CEO of the Coeur d’Alene Chamber of Commerce, will be the speaker at the North Idaho College Booster Club Luncheon at noon Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the Coeur d’Alene Resort. McGaughey will share sports metaphors and stories that he shares with audiences coast to coast as an ...Posted: Friday, Nov. 20, 2015
North Idaho College men’s basketball player Braian Angola-Rodas, a sophomore guard from Villanueva, Columbia, has been named Division I Basketball Player of the Week by the National Junior College Athletic Association. “This is the first time in history that a member of the men's basketball team has been recognized as the ...Posted: Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015
The North Idaho College Music Department will present “Music of the World” at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22, in the Coeur d’Alene First Presbyterian Church at 521 Lakeside Ave. Directed by NIC Music Instructor Gerard Mathes, this free concert will feature international music performed by the NIC Cardinal Chamber Orchestra. ...Posted: Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015
NIC has power and is OPEN today Wednesday, Nov. 18. Classes are on time and all services are available. Posted: Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015
NIC outreach centers at Sandpoint, Bonners Ferry and Kellogg are CLOSED. That means all college classes, services, and activities at NIC outreach centers are canceled today Wednesday, Nov. 18. NIC's Coeur d'Alene campus is OPEN and operating according to its normal schedule. Posted: Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015
NIC Band Director Terry Jones leads the NIC Wind Symphony while practicing for the “Gathering of Bands,” concerts which will be held Nov. 18 and 19. North Idaho College is hosting two of its annual “Gathering of Bands” concerts at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, and Thursday, Nov. 19, in the Boswell Hall Schuler ...Posted: Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015
University of Wyoming faculty member Rani Robison will display her "(After) Life: A Found Photography Exhibit" in the Boswell Hall Corner Gallery at North Idaho College from Nov. 17 to Feb. 5.
Robison will host a gallery walk of her work at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, followed by a slide lecture at 1 p.m. in the Edminster Student ...Posted: Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015
North Idaho College veteran students, faculty, staff and guests raise their glasses for the Missing Man Table and Honors Ceremony Wednesday during the college’s annual Veterans Luncheon. The table has five empty chairs representing Americans missing from each of the U.S. Military services. The table is set symbolically. From ...Posted: Monday, Nov. 9, 2015
Pictured are some members of the Sentinel staff, from left, Timothy Gant, Lizeth Meinguer, Rachel Anderson, Lily Anderson, Riley Hadeen, Tanner Sheffield, Annie Stonebreaker, Gabriel Theander, and Michelle Mills.
North Idaho College student newspaper, The Sentinel , took 4th Place in the Best of Show category of two-year colleges ...Posted: Monday, Nov. 9, 2015
Pictured is the team from North Idaho STEM Charter Academy working on their winning answer with NIC Math Instructor Eric Mack watching.
Area high school students competed at the North Idaho College 34 th Annual Math Contest Tuesday, Nov. 3, with Lakeland High School (Division 1) and North Idaho STEM Charter Academy (Division II) ...Posted: Friday, Nov. 6, 2015
North Idaho College coaches will speak at the NIC Booster Club Luncheon at noon Tuesday, Nov. 10 at the Coeur d’Alene Outback Steakhouse. The public is welcome to attend. The cost of lunch is not covered. Information: (208) 769-3348. Posted: Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015
Pictured is jazz singer Nicole Lewis, who is the special guest for NIC’s “USO Salute.”
The North Idaho College Music Department would like to honor all of our veterans and all of our service men and women with a “USO Salute” concert of familiar jazz favorites from the USO book. The concert will take ...Posted: Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015
The North Idaho College Cardinal volleyball team will participate in the Region 18 Volleyball Tournament Nov. 5-7 hosted by the College of Southern Idaho. In their first matchup in the single-elimination tournament, the Cardinals will face off against Utah State University—Eastern in Game 2 beginning at 2 p.m. (Pacific) Friday ...Posted: Monday, Nov. 2, 2015
Pictured, from left, are Kootenai Charities member John Goedde, NIC Foundation Executive Director Rayelle Anderson, founding member of Kootenai Charities Craig Frei, and NIC President Joe Dunlap. Kootenai Charities, Inc. presented a $1,000 check to the North Idaho College Foundation recently. Kootenai Charities raises money each year ...Posted: Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015
The Northwest Hospital Alliance presented the NIC nursing program with a check for $100,000. The Hospital Alliance has a history of supporting the program, gifting $1.2 million over the past decade. Pictured (from left): (front row) Nancy Murren, NIC; Dr. Lita Burns, NIC; Marian Underdahl, NIC; Joan Simon, Kootenai Health; Tari ...Posted: Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015
North Idaho College’s total headcount for this fall semester is down 4.03 percent, which signals a leveling off in enrollment numbers for the last five years. The total headcount for Fall 2015 is 5,546, down from Fall 2014’s enrollment of 5,779. The 4 percent drop in enrollment is the smallest decline the college has ...Posted: Friday, Oct. 23, 2015
Dave Palmer, former college soccer official and State Director of Instruction for Idaho soccer referees, will be the speaker at the North Idaho College Booster Club Luncheon at noon Tuesday, Oct. 27, at the Coeur d’Alene Resort. In addition to his insight into the world of soccer, Palmer will give a presentation on the Run for the ...Posted: Friday, Oct. 16, 2015
A participant in last year’s extravaganza takes it to the hoop. This year’s event will tip off at 5:45 p.m. and then 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21. For the fourth year, North Idaho College will host a Special Needs Basketball Extravaganza Wednesday, Oct. 21, in Christianson Gym. The first game will tip off at 5:45 p.m. and the ...Posted: Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015
The 2014-2015 annual report is now available here . Please take a moment to read about the past year's successes and share with others both in the NIC Family and throughout the community. Posted: Monday, Oct. 12, 2015
The North Idaho
College Theatre Department presents “Godspell” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22-24, Oct. 29-31; and 2 p.m.
Oct. 25 in NIC’s Boswell Hall Schuler Performing Arts Center on NIC’s
main campus. “Godspell” was created by John-Michael Tebelak with music and new
lyrics by Stephen Schwartz.
...Posted: Friday, Oct. 9, 2015
The public is
invited to the 6 th annual North Idaho College Golf Invitational Oct.
11-12 at Avondale Golf Course in Hayden. The tournament has a 9 a.m. shotgun
start both Sunday and Monday.
The Cardinals are coming
off of a season-opening third-place finish for the men’s team and second-place
finish for the ...Posted: Monday, Oct. 5, 2015
NIC Choral Instructor Max Mendez leads the NIC
Cardinal Chorale at one of their performances. The chorale will be giving a
free performance Oct. 13.
The North Idaho College
choirs and orchestra will present “Harvest of Sound” for a free performance at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 13 in the Coeur d’Alene First ...Posted: Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015
Human Rights Education Institute (HREI) has announced that they will
host the opening of the Walk the Talk conference featuring James Meredith. The presentation will be held at Schuler
Performing Arts Center- North Idaho College’s Boswell Hall on Friday, Oct. 16,
doors open at 6:30pm. Contact: HREI Board of Directors, Dr. ...Posted: Friday, Sept. 25, 2015
Indian and International Student Advisor
Posted: Friday, Sept. 25, 2015
Lisa Manning, a board
member with the Human Rights Education Institute (HREI) in Coeur d’Alene, will
be the speaker at the North Idaho College Booster Club Luncheon at noon
Tuesday, Sept. 29, at the Coeur d’Alene Resort Shore Room. Manning will provide
a preview of the public forum WALK THE TALK : featuring James ...Posted: Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015
For everyone who
was dazzled last fall by Tim Mooney's Shakespeare's
Histories , he is back with a brand new play. Breakneck Hamlet! will be performed at 7:30
p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, at North Idaho College’s Meyer Health and Sciences
Building Room 106.
Breakneck Hamlet! is recklessly sliced
from Shakespeare's original ...Posted: Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015
Spokane artist Larry
Ellingson will display his artwork at the “Force of Attraction” exhibit in the
Boswell Hall Corner Gallery at North Idaho College from Sept. 29 to Nov. 6.
Ellingson will host a
gallery walk of his work at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, followed by a panel
conversation at 1 p.m. in the ...Posted: Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015
Venerable Thubten Chodron,
an American nun in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, will speak on “Loneliness in
a Time of Connectivity” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, in the Edminster
Student Union Building Lake Coeur d’Alene Room on North Idaho College’s main
The presentation ...Posted: Monday, Sept. 21, 2015
Advisors will be
on hand to answer all questions about the North Idaho College Adult Basic
Education/GED program in Post Falls on Sept. 30 and Coeur d’Alene on Oct. 1.
The two open
houses will give anyone interested the information they need to complete their
GED and take the first step toward college and career ...Posted: Friday, Sept. 18, 2015
The NIC women’s soccer game
against Yakima Valley Community College has been changed from noon to 2 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 19. Posted: Friday, Sept. 11, 2015
Idaho College coaches will present previews of the upcoming season just getting
underway at the Booster Club Luncheon Coaches Showcase from 11:30 a.m. to 1
p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 15 at the Coeur d’Alene Inn-Best Western Plus.
coaches from all of NIC’s teams will be on hand to give insight and ...Posted: Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015 Posted: Friday, Sept. 4, 2015
Tonight’s movie, Tomorrowland, will be shown inside in the SUB
Lake Coeur d’Alene Room at 7 p.m. TODAY Friday, Sept. 4. (Some fliers had an
incorrect starting time.)
Posted: Friday, Sept. 4, 2015
The North Idaho College
Booster Club will hold its annual “Cruisin’ with the Cardinals” fundraiser from
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9 with boarding beginning at 6 p.m. at
Independence Point in Coeur d’Alene. The cruise is a large double-boat float
along the shores of beautiful Lake Coeur d’Alene ...Posted: Friday, Sept. 4, 2015
North Idaho College is
holding the ninth annual Rolly Williams Classic Golf Tournament at 1 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 18 at the Avondale Golf Club in Hayden Lake.
entry deadline is Sept. 11. Entry includes golf, cart, an NIC shirt, dinner
provided by Texas Roadhouse and large Dominos’ pizza certificate for ...Posted: Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015
North Idaho College’s Outdoor Pursuits is hosting the Adopt
a Crag climbing cleanup from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 12 at Q’emiln Park
in Post Falls.
Projects for the day include trash removal, invasive weed
control, trail maintenance, and general cleanup. There will be a barbecue lunch
following the event and ...Posted: Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe
presented the North Idaho College Foundation with a check for $5,300 and the
NIC Booster Club with a check for $5,000 recently. The NIC Booster Club donation
will be used for athletic scholarships and the NIC Foundation donation will be
used to fund travel costs for the American Indian Student Alliance ...Posted: Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015
North Idaho College will
honor the memory of former student Brian Williams with the fifth annual
memorial bike ride at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, beginning at O'Shay's Irish
Pub and Eatery in Coeur d'Alene.
was 28 years old when he was killed in a plane crash in 2010 while flying over
Glacier National Park. He ...Posted: Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
North Idaho College volleyball team will be playing Whitworth University at 6
p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1 in Christianson Gym. This is an opportunity for everyone
to meet the Lady Cardinals, preview
the team for the upcoming season, and get a shirt signed by the team! Posted: Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015
Pictured are NIC students who participated in the INBRE
research conference poster competition held in Moscow, Idaho in August. From
left, front row: Josh Hix of Coeur d’Alene, Loni Taber of Post Falls, Corrie
Bouchard of Coeur d’Alene, and Corey Koerner of Coeur d’Alene. From left,
middle row: Emily Nightingale of ...Posted: Friday, Aug. 21, 2015
The 2015 Coeur d'Alene Shootout 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament is on for Aug. 22-23, rain or shine or whatever else the hazy skies bring. See you on the courts! More information at http://www.nicathletics.com/CDAShootout/ Posted: Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015
NIC Booster Club will host the first luncheon of the fall season in conjunction
with the start of the NIC school year at noon Tuesday, Aug. 25, at the Coeur
volleyball and men's and women's soccer teams begin their season Aug. 22 on the
road and coaches will provide game recaps and previews for ...Posted: Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015
North Idaho College has
been awarded a grant worth $8,376.22 in Home Depot gift cards, which will be
used to make improvements to the NIC Veterans Center.
“The SPA Home Depot grant
will allow the Veterans Resource Center to make the most of the very small
space we have for 400-plus veteran students at NIC,” said ...Posted: Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015
Congrats to the NIC men’s soccer
team, which appears in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America polls
preseason national ranking in the receiving votes category . The Cardinals ended
the 2014 season ranked No. 18 in the final NSCAA poll, after reaching the
finals of the NWAC men’s soccer championship. Posted: Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015
It’s not too late
to get in on the biggest three-on-three annual basketball tournament in Coeur
d’Alene. Registration is still open for the Coeur d’Alene Shootout, which will
be held Aug. 22 and 23 on North Idaho College’s main campus. Entries must be received by Aug. 18.
The Coeur ...Posted: Thursday, July 30, 2015
Pictured, from left: Beta Sigma Phi members Cheryl Hollingsworth, Yvonne Davis and Bonnie McDowell, Beta Sigma Phi President Lorna Wasson, NIC Development Coordinator Pamela Noah, and NIC Foundation Executive Director Rayelle Anderson. The local chapter
of the nonprofit Beta Sigma Phi recently presented the NIC Foundation with ...Posted: Thursday, July 23, 2015
A $1,237,920 federal grant
has been reauthorized to fund the North Idaho College TRIO Student Support
Services program for five years allocated at $247,584 a year.
This is the fourth time the
TRIO program has been renewed since 2001. It is 100 percent federally funded by
the U.S. Department of Education and serves 160 NIC ...Posted: Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Pictures are now available from Cecil's Summer Splash: On Facebook On Flickr Posted: Wednesday, July 15, 2015
contractors Leone & Keeble Inc. is the apparent bid winner to build the $20
million, 110,960-square-foot North Idaho College Career Technical Education Facility
Leone & Keeble
Inc. has constructed numerous projects in the region including the NIC
Residence Hall, the Coeur ...Posted: Thursday, July 9, 2015
David Swanberg, of Kennewick, Wash., claims his
prize of a Chromebook at the NIC Really BIG
Raffle drawing Wednesday.
Judy Felice, from Liberty
Lake, was the lucky winner at the NIC Foundation’s Really BIG Raffle drawing
Wednesday, winning the $300,000 house in front of a large turnout.
Cash and prizes totaling
more ...Posted: Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Just a reminder that
tonight beginning at 7 p.m. is the Really
BIG Raffle drawing at Cheamkwet Park next to the SUB. Everyone who comes
between 5 and 7 p.m. is eligible for bonus entry prizes. The event includes
live music and concessions. This is a rain or shine event, bring your lawn
chairs and your winning spirit. You
do ...Posted: Wednesday, July 8, 2015
The North Idaho College
men’s and women’s basketball coaching staff and players will host the NIC
Girls/Boys Basketball Summer Basketball Camp July 13 - 16.
The campers will be
separated by age and skill level to give advanced players more intense
training. From July 13 to 16, campers have the option of taking ...Posted: Wednesday, July 1, 2015
The network will be unavailable in the Sherman Building, Timber
Hall, River Building, Facilities Operations, Human Resources, Maintenance,
Landscape Services, Custodial Services and Security from 7:30 p.m.
to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 1 . Information Technology will be upgrading
network hardware. Services that rely on the ...Posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2015
To do its part in World War II, North Idaho
College (then called North Idaho Junior College) trained hundreds of students
as pilots and aircraft mechanics. After the war, when the need for
aviation-related workers dwindled, so did the Aviation Mechanic classes, which
gave way to automotive mechanic classes in the 1950s.
That need ...Posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2015
For the first
time, patrons parking on the North Idaho College campus while enjoying Fourth
of July activities will be assessed a parking fee.
Parking on the
college campus for major events has always been free, but this year there will
be a parking fee assessed as vehicles enter campus to park. The college is
taking ...Posted: Monday, June 29, 2015
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invited to the North Idaho College Aerospace Center for Excellence from 3 to 4
p.m. Tuesday, June 30 as the Federal Aviation Administration presents NIC with
certification to become an Aviation Maintenance Technician school.
“After more than
18 months of collaboration with the FAA, we’ll receive ...Posted: Friday, June 19, 2015
Sign-ups are still open for the North Idaho College Intensive
English Language program, which starts Tuesday, June 23, at the Writing Center
on NIC’s main campus. This program will help non-native English speakers
develop their English language skills for professional or academic purposes. To
sign up, visit ...Posted: Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Idaho College’s President Joe Dunlap (left) and Lewis-Clark State College
President Tony Fernandez signed an Articulation Agreement Wednesday, June 17,
in NIC Molstead Library Todd Hall. The formalized agreement is designed to
benefit students attending both institutions.
Administrators from Lewis-Clark State ...Posted: Tuesday, June 16, 2015
The community is invited to
come celebrate with North Idaho College the groundbreaking of the Career and
Technical Education Facility from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 17 at 7064 W.
Lancaster Road in Rathdrum.
NIC President Joe Dunlap,
NIC Trustee Chair Christie Wood and Rathdrum Mayor Vic Holmes will speak at ...Posted: Friday, June 12, 2015
Pictured is the first day of Volleyball Youth Skills Camp
offered at NIC, which is off to a great start. There is still time left to sign
up for Youth skills Camp #2 offered June 14-15. More… Posted: Friday, June 12, 2015
Knowing what to do during a
mental health crisis can be just as critical as a physical one. In some cases,
it can be the difference between life and death.
Registration is now open
for North Idaho College’s Mental Health First Aid course, which will be held
Friday, June 19 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the NIC Workforce ...Posted: Monday, June 8, 2015
Members of the
North Idaho College American Indian Student Alliance (AISA) presented a $6,000
check to the NIC Foundation recently. The money was raised through the annual
Che’nshish Golf Scramble and American Indian Heritage Week, which has raised
about $30,000 for scholarships in six years. To make a donation to ...Posted: Thursday, June 4, 2015
The North Idaho College wrestling
team distributed its 14,000 th book this year to local first graders
through the Shirley Parker Reading program, which was established in 2002 in
partnership with Parker Toyota. The program was named in honor of Doug Parker’s
late wife, Shirley, who was a big supporter of both reading and ...Posted: Thursday, June 4, 2015
for Business is collaboration software that can be used to communicate with NIC
employees via IM, video, and content sharing. Employees are invited to
attend this session to learn how it can help NIC employees communicate and
collaborate with each other in new ways. All NIC faculty and staff can now sign
in to Skype for ...Posted: Tuesday, June 2, 2015
North Idaho College Really BIG Raffle has sold out all of the allotted 5,000
tickets, setting a new record. Tickets sold out the morning of May 31,
which was the early purchase incentive deadline. This sell out date was
over two weeks earlier than last year’s record setting sell out date of June
...Posted: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Pictured in front of the NIC Workforce Training
Center in Post Falls recently are, from left: NIC President Joe Dunlap, NIC
Foundation Executive Director Rayelle Anderson, NIC CNA and Health Professions
Coordinator Dotty Heberer, Blood Center Foundation Executive Director Loreen
McFaul, and Blood Center Foundation ...Posted: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
North Idaho College has
selected Ken Wardinsky, the chief information officer and director of planning
for Great Falls College Montana State University, as its new chief information officer.
“We’re very excited to have
Ken join our team here at North Idaho College,” said NIC President Joe Dunlap. “His
19 ...Posted: Thursday, May 21, 2015
NIC volleyball player Dzeni Hadzisehovic has
signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at West Virginia University.
College sophomore Dzeni Hadzisehovic has signed a letter of intent to play
volleyball for Head Coach Reed Sunahara at West Virginia University.
Hadzisehovic is a 6-foot-4-inches tall right-side hitter ...Posted: Monday, May 18, 2015
College is hosting two opportunities for members of the public to meet and hear
from finalists for the soon-to-be vacant Chief Information Officer position.
Both forums will be held in Molstead Library Todd Lecture Hall on NIC’s main
campus. The forums are open to the public and parking permits are not required.
...Posted: Friday, May 15, 2015
Faculty Awards 2015 (Above) — Several North Idaho College faculty members were presented achievement awards, sponsored by STCU, during the commencement day breakfast for employees of NIC. Pictured, from left, are Instructor Audrey Cameron, Instructor John Klassen, Foundation President Steve Meyer, Instructor Gail Ballard ...Posted: Friday, May 15, 2015
Photos from the North Idaho
College 2015 Commencement Ceremony have been posted to the NIC Flickr account at https://www.flickr.com/photos/northidahocollege/albums . From previous news...
speaker at the commencement ceremony will be former NIC Communication instructor
Mikki Stevens. In
addition to her teaching ...Posted: Thursday, May 14, 2015
Sign-ups are now
being accepted for the North Idaho College Scott Hague Memorial Cardinal
Classic golf tournament. Register for the tournament before Friday, May 29.
scramble tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Friday, June 5 at
the Avondale Golf and Tennis Club in Hayden. The event is being ...Posted: Thursday, May 14, 2015
Pictured at a recent luncheon to honor the students are, from left: Idaho PTECH Network Director of Student Pathways Deb Pence, NIC Vice President for Student Services Graydon Stanley, scholarship recipients Angus Meredith, Nicole Vandenhouten, James Soderberg, NIC Vice President for Community Relations Mark Browning and scholarship ...Posted: Friday, May 8, 2015
Due to the large
crowd expected at the memorial service to be held for Coeur d’Alene Police Sgt.
Greg Moore at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 9, several screens televising the service
will be made available in the North Idaho College Student Union Building. Moore
was fatally shot in the line of duty Tuesday, May 5.
The Student ...Posted: Friday, May 8, 2015
Peter Optekar, a U.S.
Marine who blocked for Heisman Trophy winners Joe Bellino and Roger Staubach in college, will be the guest
speaker at the North Idaho College Booster Club Luncheon noon Tuesday, May 12,
at the Outback Steakhouse in Coeur d’Alene. This is the last luncheon until
after the summer.
Coaches at his ...Posted: Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Pictured are members of the NIC Wind Symphony
practicing. The symphony will join the NIC Chamber Singers at 2 p.m. Sunday at
City Park in Coeur d’Alene for a free Mother’s Day concert.
College would like to invite everyone to help celebrate and honor moms with the
annual free Mother’s Day Concert ...Posted: Monday, May 4, 2015
Hundreds of students are eligible to walk
in the 2015 GED Graduation Ceremony being held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 5, in Boswell
Hall Schuler Auditorium on North Idaho College’s main campus. Graduates are
asked to pick up their caps and gowns at Boswell Hall at 6 p.m., with the
ceremony beginning at 7 p.m. The ceremony is open to ...Posted: Friday, April 24, 2015
Chad Brown, head coach of
the Spokane Shadows semi-pro soccer team, will be the speaker at the North
Idaho College Booster Club Luncheon noon Tuesday, April 28, at the Coeur
Brown was formerly an
assistant coach at UNLV and West Virginia University. During Brown’s
playing career he was a ...Posted: Thursday, April 23, 2015
Members of the NIC Jazz Ensemble take the stage at a past performance. They
will team up with Cardinal Vocal Jazz April 28.
The public is invited to “Nice Work If You Can Get It” from the North
Idaho College Jazz Ensemble and Cardinal Vocal Jazz at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April
28 in the Boswell Hall Schuler Performing ...Posted: Thursday, April 23, 2015
The North Idaho
College Theatre Department is presenting Molière’s “The Misanthrope” adapted by
Timothy Mooney at 7:30 p.m. April 16 – 18 and April 23 – 25 in NIC’s Boswell
Hall Schuler Performing Arts Center.
is a comedy about a man who vows to be brutally ...Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015
North Idaho College is sponsoring
a panel discussing “The Nuts and Bolts of Publishing” at noon Friday, April 24
in NIC’s Meyer Health and Sciences Building Room 102.
This discussion will bring
together journal editors, book publishers, and writers with extensive
publishing experience for a frank discussion ...Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Idaho College Trades and Industry students recently won several awards in the
statewide 2015 SkillsUSA competition recently. Pictured are winners, back row, from
left: Tim Weingart, from Cataldo,
Randy Polito, from Coeur d’Alene, and Michael Scott, from Post Falls. Front
row, from left: Cord Hill, from Kingston, Aubree ...Posted: Saturday, April 18, 2015
The public is
invited to attend the free annual Common Theme symposium “Understanding
Poverty: A Day of Learning” hosted by North Idaho College from 9:30 a.m. to
2:45 p.m. Tuesday, April 21 in the Edminster Student Union Building Lake Coeur
student speakers will present during the ...Posted: Thursday, April 16, 2015
North Idaho College will
present “Lift Every Voice and Sing” choral concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April
21 at the First Presbyterian Church at 521 E Lakeside Avenue in Coeur d'Alene.
The NIC Cardinal Chorale and
Chamber Singers will present a program of uplifting, inspirational, and
innovative music that ...Posted: Tuesday, April 14, 2015
The Booster Club Luncheon will be held at noon TODAY Tuesday, April 14
at Outback Steakhouse in Coeur d'Alene. Coaches will be giving updates
on their programs. The public is welcome to attend the luncheon. Information : Ext. 3348.
Posted: Tuesday, April 14, 2015
The NIC softball game Tuesday, April 14 against Spokane Community
College has been cancelled. The game has been rescheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday,
April 16 on Memorial Field.
Posted: Tuesday, April 14, 2015
North Idaho College sophomore Tori Almos has
signed a letter of intent to play softball with the Oregon Institute of
Technology. Almos is from Vancouver, Wash. and pitches for the Cardinals. Almos
currently has earned 12 wins this season. She has a 2.0 ERA with 81 innings of
work and 82 strike-outs. She is second in overall ERA and ...Posted: Thursday, April 9, 2015
NIC students pose at the American Advertising
Federation Addy awards show at the Spokane Convention Center recently. The awards
show had a James Bond theme this year.
Two North Idaho College
graphic design students took home awards at the 2015 ADDY Awards in Spokane
The American Advertising
Federation-Spokane ...Posted: Tuesday, April 7, 2015
The North Idaho
College Aerospace Center for Excellence is partnering with aircraft composite
manufacturer Aerocet Inc. to hold extension classes in Priest River. NIC will
use Aerocet’s facilities for classrooms, giving residents in the
Sandpoint/Priest River area the opportunity to take classes locally. ...Posted: Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Members of the North Idaho College volleyball
team donated more than 200 new children’s pajamas that they have been
collecting from the community this season. The PJs were dropped off at the Post
Falls Police Department recently to be distributed to victims of domestic
violence and other crimes through the Victim Services ...Posted: Thursday, April 2, 2015
Members of the Shooting Star Dancers perform in
the NIC Edminster Student Union Building during a previous American Indian
Heritage Week. Both drumming and dancing exhibits will be among the activities
on display April 6 – 11.
North Idaho College is
hosting a variety of events in honor of American Indian Heritage Week ...Posted: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
members from North Idaho College’s literary magazine, Trestle Creek Review,
paid a visit to Sorensen Elementary recently to share insights on what is
involved in putting out the publication. Sorensen students have their own
literary publication as well and were able to pick up some tips from the ...Posted: Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Mike McLean, head boys
basketball coach at Post Falls High School, will be the speaker at the North
Idaho College Booster Club Luncheon noon Tuesday, March 24, at the Coeur
McLean guided the Post
Falls boys basketball team to the 2015 Idaho 5A State Championship with a 67-62
overtime victory over Highland ...Posted: Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Venerable Thubten Chodron,
an American nun in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, will speak on “Inner Peace
World Peace” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 7 in Molstead Library Todd Hall
at North Idaho College.
Ven. Chodron has practiced
the Buddha’s teachings for more than 35 years. A student of His Holiness ...Posted: Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Pictured are NIC students who recently received $5,000 each in grant money from NASA. They are, from left, back row: Brett Harned of Rathdrum, Matthew Harned of Rathdrum, Dustan Paul of Rathdrum, Ryan Gibson of Hayden, Christopher Smith of Melba, and Michael Madsen of Hayden. Front row, from left: NIC faculty/NASA scholarship ...Posted: Monday, March 23, 2015
The North Idaho College softball home opener Friday, March 27
vs. Columbia Basin College has been moved to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. start
times for the double-header. Posted: Monday, March 23, 2015
Middle School student Kendall Foster, of Hayden, out-spelled 43 other fourth-
through eighth-graders from the five northern counties of Idaho to become the
champion speller in the 12th annual North Idaho Regional Spelling Bee March 21
at North Idaho College.
participated in ...Posted: Monday, March 23, 2015
The North Idaho
College Athletics department has announced the inductees for the 6 th
Athletics Hall of Fame class, to be held in conjunction with the annual
Athletics Awards Banquet. The festivities will be held in the NIC Edminster
Student Union Building on April 25. The 2015 Hall of Fame Class of inductees
includes a former NIC ...Posted: Thursday, March 19, 2015
North Idaho College invites everyone to the free concert “From the
Pen of John Williams” featuring the NIC Wind Symphony at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday,
March 25 in Boswell Hall Schuler Performing Arts Center. The concert is an
exploration of the diversity of one of America’s most well-known composers,
...Posted: Monday, March 16, 2015
College’s student newspaper The Sentinel has been named the Best Newspaper for
a two-year school by the College Media Association.
members will be discussing the trip they took to the CMA conference at 12:05
p.m. Wednesday, March 18, in Siebert Building Room 209. The discussion is open
to the ...Posted: Friday, March 13, 2015
A total of
fourth- through eighth-graders from the five northern counties of Idaho will
participate in the twelfth annual North Idaho Regional Spelling Bee Saturday, March 2 1 at North Idaho
College, the winner of which will receive an all expense-paid trip to
Washington, D.C. to participate in the Scripps National Spelling ...Posted: Thursday, March 12, 2015
All students and parents
who are interested in North Idaho College’s dual credit program are encouraged
to attend an NIC Dual Credit Information Night from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 25, at the NIC Silver Valley Center at 323 Main Street in
Kellogg. NIC’s dual credit
program gives high school juniors and seniors ...Posted: Wednesday, March 11, 2015
The public is
invited to attend the Day of Dialogue Women: Power in the Community hosted by
North Idaho College from noon to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 17 in the Edminster
Student Union Building. The event will provide resources to contribute to
positive change in the community. This year’s panelists include local ...Posted: Tuesday, March 10, 2015
College at Sandpoint is offering a “Birds of Prey” class taught by
ornithologist and author Brian Baxter on March 14 .
The class is
scheduled for 9 a.m. start, meeting Saturday, March 14. The class will
begin with a short review in the classroom on families, distinguishing characteristics
and birding ...Posted: Thursday, March 5, 2015
The first home matches for the NIC Rugby Club will kick off at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7 at Eisenwinter Field (the NIC soccer field) against Whitman College.
Whitman College has forfeited and the March 7 rugby match will not be played.
Next week, Saturday, March 14, the team will take on the
University of Idaho at 1 p.m. on the ...Posted: Thursday, March 5, 2015
North Idaho College’s
Really BIG Raffle just got a little bigger with this year’s grand prize home
located on a secondary-waterfront lot in Coeur d’Alene’s Mill River
neighborhood. Community members can try
their luck for a chance to win this brand new $300,000 home as well as a $20,000
Car, $10,000 ...Posted: Thursday, March 5, 2015
NIC Choral Instructor Max Mendez leads the
Cardinal Chorale at one of the group’s recent appearances.
North Idaho College will
present “Gloria” winter chorale concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 10 at the
Boswell Hall Schuler Performing Arts Center. Gloria will celebrate the music
of Antonio Vivaldi, Ola ...Posted: Thursday, March 5, 2015
Ben Widmyer, a sales associate
with Coldwell Banker, will be the speaker at the North Idaho College Booster
Club Luncheon noon Tuesday, March 10, at the Outback Steakhouse in Coeur
Widmyer was a three-sport
athlete at Lake City High School before accepting a football scholarship to
attend Wofford College in ...Posted: Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Four North Idaho College
students have been chosen to present their papers at the 19 th annual
Undergraduate Philosophy Conference at Pacific University in Forest Grove, Ore.
“This is the largest and
most competitive undergraduate philosophy conference in the country. It attracts entries from all 50 states ...Posted: Monday, March 2, 2015
Participants for the boys
and girls 2015 Idaho State High School All-Star Basketball Games were announced
recently by the North Idaho College Athletics Department.
The 12 th annual
statewide all-star game is scheduled for Saturday, March 14 at NIC’s
Christianson Gym in Coeur d’Alene. The games are sanctioned by the ...Posted: Friday, Feb. 27, 2015
In the first round
of the Region 18 basketball tournament in Price, Utah on Thursday, the No. 3
seed North Idaho College men's basketball team defeated No. 6 seed Utah State
University-Eastern 76-74, while the women lost to USU-Eastern 66-58.
The NIC men
trailed USU-Eastern by 41-36, after opening the game on a 14-4 run. ...Posted: Friday, Feb. 27, 2015
quest for its 15 th national championship, the NIC wrestling team is
sending nine wrestlers to the NJCAA national tournament in Des Moines, Iowa,
which begins Friday, Feb. 27.
The No. 3 ranked NIC
wrestling team suffered a setback in their quest for an NJCAA record national
championship earlier this week. After ...Posted: Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015
The NIC men and
women basketball teams begin the post season on Thursday, Feb. 26 in the Region
18 tournament, hosted by the University of Utah-Eastern in Price, Utah.
The men’s team,
under first year head coach Corey Symons, finished in third place in the Scenic
West Athletic Conference (9-6, 21-7 overall). The No. 3 seed ...Posted: Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015
Coeur d’Alene, Idaho - North Idaho
College recently announced its Dean’s List for Fall Semester 2014. Students
eligible for the NIC Dean’s List must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credits
and obtain a grade point average of 3.75 or above. Students are
listed below along with their most recent city of residence:
...Posted: Monday, Feb. 23, 2015
Pack a lunch and come to Boswell
Hall at noon Thursday, Feb. 26 for Music
Department lobby recitals. The recitals are free and open to everyone.
Posted: Friday, Feb. 20, 2015
College’s literary magazine Trestle Creek Review and the NIC English Club are
presenting a reading by Spokane author Shawn Vestal from noon to 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 25 at the Writing Center, Lee Hall Annex. The reading is free
and open to the public.
Godforsaken Idaho, a collection of short ...Posted: Friday, Feb. 20, 2015
NIC coaches will provide
season updates at the North Idaho College Booster Club Luncheon at noon
Tuesday, Feb. 24 at the Coeur d’Alene Resort.
There will be updates on
the NJCAA West District Wrestling Championship recently hosted by NIC and the
national tournament to be held Feb. 27-28. There will also be information ...