WNC News & Notes
Summer, fall registration open for all students
Registration is already in full swing for the summer term and fall semester at WNC.
Anyone may now register via Web-REG to secure a seat in class.
Already, more than 1,300 students have signed up for the fall term that begins Monday, Aug. 30. In addition, more than 800 have enrolled for the shorter summer term beginning Monday, June 14.
For more information about registration visit http://www.wnc.edu
Students elect new leaders for upcoming school year
The Associated Students of Western Nevada College welcomes a new president for the 2010-2011 school year. Jason McGill is a graduate of Silver Stage High School in Silver Springs and is studying criminal justice.
McGill has been a member of student government organizations for more than seven years, and looks forward to putting his experience and leadership skills to work serving the students of WNC.
Students also elected Ashley Cruz as vice president, Carson campus; Leah Burfield, vice president, Fallon campus; and Ashlee McGarity, secretary.
Senators for ASWN in Carson City will be Jose Quiroga, Meagan Machart, Michael Hunter and Christopher Smith.
ASWN is a group of students that works to enhance student life at Western.
They organize events on and off campus, support college outreach initiatives, and participate in college committee meetings as representatives of the student body.
Secret Witness turns 40 this year – and it’s helped solve many of Northern Nevada’s most violent crimes
Secret Witness tips have played a pivotal role in solving some of the most violent crimes the greater Northern Nevada region has seen. To date, Secret Witness has paid out more than $300,000 in rewards to anonymous tipsters. Rewards range from $50 (graffiti/tagging) to $1,500 (armed robbery) to $2,500 (murder).