Veterans gain new adviser

Veterans gain new adviser

Thomas Hansen, News Editor
September 14, 2014
Filed under Campus News, Most Recent

The position left by Curley Lawson was filled in July, giving the Veterans’ Club a new adviser. Doug Sams, the new adviser, was a Marine, and joined was deployed to the Middle East twice after joining the National Guard. Sams is currently with the Air Force Reserves, and has used his reserves... Read more »

NIC hires new VP for finance and business

NIC hires new VP for finance and business

Thomas Hansen, News Editor
September 14, 2014
Filed under Campus News, Most Recent

After nearly four months of vacancy in the wake of Ron Dorn’s retirement, the Vice President for Finance and Business position has been filled. The open vice presidential position went to Chris Martin, who was selected from 72 applicants total. Martin started in his new position on July 1. Martin... Read more »

Village Project expansion

Matthew Clapper, Staff Writer
September 14, 2014
Filed under Campus News, Most Recent

NIC’s Village Project will serve over 500 students through January of 2016, many of whom owe their success in college to the program. The Village Project’s theme is “Redefining Engagement.” It strives to engage with students at the level they are at. In the first year of the project 75... Read more »

Dual Enrollment Program improves services

Lizeth Meinguer, Staff Writer
September 14, 2014
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The Dual Enrollment program combined all their services into one office and now is called The Office of Advanced Opportunities. The Director of Outreach and Educational Innovation Kassie Silvas said that this change was made to better facilitate the access to information by parents and students, and... Read more »

NIC reissues trespass order

NIC reissues trespass order

Thomas Hansen, News Editor
August 28, 2014
Filed under Most Recent, News

A trespass order was reissued today by NIC for a man who had previously made veiled threats toward the NIC campus. The email sent by NIC named Ryan Kinnunen and two known aliases: Julius Cash, and Patrick Ryan Budig. Notice of the trespass order was sent to students, staff, and faculty via NIC's mailing... Read more »

Welcome Back To School!

Welcome Back To School!

August 28, 2014
Filed under Campus News, Entertainment, Features, Life, Most Recent, News, Photos, Special Features, Top Stories

The Sentinel Would like to give everyone a warm welcome to the 2014/2015 school year! ... Read more »

Communication Breakdown: Campus food policy creates controversy

Christina Villagomez, Webmaster
May 6, 2014
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NIC welding students help high school in need

NIC welding students help high school in need

Dusty Hamrick, Staff Writer
May 1, 2014
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Students of St. Maries High School wer... Read more »

Two-year senator Josh Swan to leave ASNIC

Two-year senator Josh Swan to leave ASNIC

Christina Villagomez, Webmaster
April 21, 2014
Filed under Most Recent, News

With a rich 2-year history of service, departing ASNIC senator and former president of NIC’s Gender and Sexuality Alliance Josh Swan sat down with the Sentinel to discuss some of the perks of being entrenched in the campus community. How did you originally get involved with campus politics? That... Read more »

College Drive scheduled for repaving

Abbe Breeding, Staff Writer
April 21, 2014
Filed under Campus News, Most Recent

NIC’s aged and damaged College Drive is to be repaved this year, and made safer. “That road is awful and it needs to be fixed,” Samantha Ahrndt, 21, General Studies, Spokane Valley, said. “It is hard to avoid all of the potholes.” Pedestrians also face challenges walking down the sidewalks... Read more »

NIC club hosts forum for Republican legislative candidates

NIC club hosts forum for Republican legislative candidates

Thomas Hansen, News Writer
April 16, 2014
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Big names and political candidates shared the stage of a forum hosted by NIC’s Young Republicans Club and the Kootenai County Reagen Republicans on April 7. A total of 18 candidates running for senatorial and representative offices from districts 2, 3, and 4 in the Republican primaries showed at... Read more »

City council, NIC board talk dike road, culling compromising trees

Annie Stonebreaker, Staff Writer
April 9, 2014
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Changes to the Rosenberry drive portion of the levee were discussed at the city council board on March 20, including vegetation removal, maintenance, and parking, with the NIC board of trustees in attendance. Recertification of the levee is due this July, and is a parallel process through the Federal... Read more »