All-Florida Academic Team 2018

NWF State College Students Named to All-Florida Academic Team

February 23, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL– Each year, students recognized for their academic achievement are nominated by NWF State College to the All-Florida Academic Team sponsored by Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society. This year’s team consists of 132 students, seven of which are students at NWF and Collegiate High School. Led by Donna Pierson, Faculty Advisor to the… View Article


Winners of NWF State College LaRoche Memorial Poetry Contest Announced

February 23, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL– The James and Christian LaRoche Memorial Poetry Contest is an annual contest open to all NWF State College undergraduates. Winners of this year’s contest were recently named. Allison Williams (Tallahassee) won first place and the prize of $100 for her poem “Exit 196.” Williams’ poem will be published in April as a part… View Article


Record number of NWF State College Students Place at Regional SkillsUSA Competition

Record Number of NWF State College Students Place at Regional SkillsUSA Competition

February 13, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL-  A record number of NWF students competed and placed at the regional SkillsUSA competition in Pensacola on February 7, 2018. The following students placed: Advertising Design 1st place—Heather Phillips (Fort Walton Beach) Audio/Radio Production 1st place team—Matthew Hall (Santa Rosa Beach) and Samuel McClead (Fort Walton Beach) Career Pathways — Health Science 1st… View Article


NWF State College Child Development & Education Center Earns National Accreditation

February 12, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL- The Northwest Florida State College Mary Lou O’Conner Child Development & Education Center (CDEC) was recently reaffirmed for accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) – the world’s largest organization working on behalf of young children. The Center earned eight scores of 100 percent and one score of… View Article


A.S. Nursing Program Ranked Top 15 in Florida

NWF State College Nursing Program Ranked in Florida’s Top 15

February 8, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL- The Northwest Florida State College Nursing Program was recently ranked as one of the top 15 associate of science (A.S.) in nursing programs among all Florida colleges and universities by RegisteredNursing.org. “Our nursing program continues to demonstrate that the best is our standard,” says Dr. Devin Stephenson, President. “This designation shows the hard… View Article


Phi Theta Kappa Spring 2018 Inductees

NWF State Phi Theta Kappa Inducts Spring 2018 Members

February 7, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL–  The Northwest Florida State College Sigma Mu Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recently inducted 68 new members. The following students were inducted: Baker: Leslie Madden Crestview: Teiyana Blue, Sierra Collins, Elijah Hatten, Andrea Hefner, Kyle Jagielski, Lyric Kebede, Ailee Kirkpatrick, Alyssa McLaughlin, Grace Melton, Joshua Mendez, Joanna Shoubaki, Kayla Stone… View Article


Arnie Hart Juried Student Exhibition and Arts Faculty Exhibition 2018

The Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries at NWF State College Announce New Exhibitions

February 7, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL–  The Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries are proud to present the 2018 Arnie Hart Juried Student Exhibition and Arts Faculty Exhibition, March 30 – April 27, 2018. Each year the finest student works are juried by an art professional for the Arnie Hart show, and this year’s field of applicants promises a competitive… View Article


Forensics at 2018 State Tournament

NWF State College Forensics Places Fifth at State Tournament; Scalf Named 2018 Forensics Coach of the Year

February 5, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL– The Northwest Florida State College Forensics Team recently competed in the Florida College System Activities Association (FCSAA) State Championship Tournament at Tallahassee Community College. Team members (pictured above, L-R) are Phoenix Price (Niceville), Rowan Price (Niceville), Deaton Arthur (Freeport), Nelly Zavaleta (Niceville), Alizabeth Turner-Ward (Niceville), and Caleb Heathershaw (Crestview). Parliamentary Debate: Parliamentary Team… View Article


Patrick Harrington

The Late Coach Patrick Harrington Named to FCSAA Women’s Basketball Coaches’ Hall of Fame

February 5, 2018

TALLAHASSEE, FL– The Florida College System Activities Association announced that the late Coach Patrick Harrington, who led the Lady Raiders from 2010-2014, will be inducted into the Women’s Basketball Coaches’ Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2018. “For anyone who had the privilege of knowing Coach Harrington, he was without question a… View Article


NWF State College Students Named to President’s List and Dean’s List for Fall 2017 Semester

February 2, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL – Northwest Florida State College recognized the superior scholastic achievement of students completing the fall 2017 semester by naming them to the President’s List and Dean’s List. The President’s List includes students with nine or more credits in the semester who earned a grade point average of 3.8 to 4.0 in college-level courses during… View Article