Latest Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities Stories

2011-08-18 08:42:00

OGDEN, Utah, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Campus Living Villages, a global leader in student housing, has announced that it will oversee operations for Wildcat Village at Weber State University.

2011-08-08 11:59:00

Mary Harper Wins Belinda E. Puetz Award for Professional Nursing Development SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mary G. Harper, Ph.D., RN-BC, Clinical Faculty Coordinator at nonprofit, online Western Governors University, has received the Belinda E.

2011-07-20 12:51:00

Lumina Foundation for Education President Jamie Merisotis to Deliver Commencement Address SALT LAKE CITY, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Just 12 years after opening its virtual doors, nonprofit Western Governors University, www.wgu.edu, will celebrate the graduation of 1,972 graduates at the online university's 21(st) semi-annual commencement, which will take place July 23(rd) in Salt Lake City, Utah.

2011-07-20 12:41:00

Special Pinning Ceremony to Take Place at Partner Hospital Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles SALT LAKE CITY, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On July 23, Western Governors University, www.wgu.edu, will join with its southern California partner hospitals to celebrate the graduation of the first students from its one-of-a-kind nursing prelicensure degree program.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.