Nicolet College http://wxpr.org en Storyteller Joe McHugh Relives Radio's Past http://wxpr.org/post/storyteller-joe-mchugh-relives-radios-past <p></p><p>Saturday evening(7/19) at Nicolet College in Rhinelander you can relive the radio days of yesteryear with a live production at the LRC Theater. Raven Radio Theater presents "Doc Merriweather and the Case of the Carved Wooden Box". Local actors help build the story of a mystery with Northwoods roots. Storyteller Joe McHugh wrote the production. McHugh has been heard on NPR programs and has traveled widely collecting and writing stories.</p><p>Joe McHugh talks about the performance...</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:19:41 +0000 Ken Krall 21250 at http://wxpr.org Storyteller Joe McHugh Relives Radio's Past Record Number Of Scholarships At Nicolet College http://wxpr.org/post/record-number-scholarships-nicolet-college <p></p><p>A record 308&nbsp; scholarships for the&nbsp; upcoming academic year have been awarded by the Nicolet College Foundation. The number is&nbsp; nearly double the number awarded 10 years ago.</p><p><br />Foundation Executive Director Heather Schallock says exceptional students qualify...<br /><br /><em>"....our scholarships range from $500 up to $2,500 and they're for students in any and all of our programs...."</em></p> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 19:38:00 +0000 Ken Krall 20346 at http://wxpr.org Record Number Of Scholarships At Nicolet College Nicolet Career Expo Draws Hundreds http://wxpr.org/post/nicolet-career-expo-draws-hundreds <p>More than 600 middle school students learned about career options today in Rhinelander.&nbsp; Seventh graders from schools around the Northwoods attended the Nicolet College Career Expo.&nbsp;</p><p>Organizer and Career Coach Kelly Anunson says it’s the second time Nicolet has hosted the event…that tries to draw a variety of exhibitors.</p> Tue, 13 May 2014 21:22:16 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 18279 at http://wxpr.org Nicolet Career Expo Draws Hundreds Northern National Entry Deadline Approaching http://wxpr.org/post/northern-national-entry-deadline-approaching <p>There's just over a week left to <a href="http://www.nicoletcollege.edu/about/creative-arts-series/art-gallery/northern_national_art_competition/" target="_blank">submit entries</a> for the Northern National art exhibit at Nicolet College.</p><p>Gallery Director Katy Ralph says the show solicits work from around the country…in a variety of subjects and media.&nbsp; A judge chooses about 80 pieces to for the show.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 02 May 2014 20:16:11 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 17785 at http://wxpr.org Large Number Of Job Seekers Attend Rhinelander Event http://wxpr.org/post/large-number-job-seekers-attend-rhinelander-event <p>Attendance was strong Wednesday as Rhinelander hosted a Job Fair.</p><p>More than 30 employers were talking to job applicants. Dan Linsmeyer from Pioneer Equipment Company said they were talking to several applicants about three different openings...</p><p></p><blockquote><p><i><u>"....there are some people that stop by and show great interest in that particular position...."</u></i></p></blockquote><p>Serena Adler from Forward Service Corporation works with a program focusing on young people seeking jobs...</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:31:49 +0000 Ken Krall 17694 at http://wxpr.org Large Number Of Job Seekers Attend Rhinelander Event Conference Aimed at Women in Business http://wxpr.org/post/conference-aimed-women-business <p>A conference this week focuses on networking and skill sharing for women in business.&nbsp;</p><p>It’s hosted by Nicolet College and the <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Northwoods-Women-in-Business/137685306265739" target="_blank">Northwoods Women in Business </a>networking group.</p><p>Organizer Michelle Madl-Soehren says the one-day conference is designed for women already involved in business or thinking of starting one.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 19:14:38 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 15666 at http://wxpr.org Nicolet College Offers Help For Adults To Attend College http://wxpr.org/post/nicolet-college-offers-help-adults-attend-college <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Going back &nbsp;to school as an adult can be daunting.</div><div>&nbsp;Nicolet College in Rhinelander is hosting an event Thursday designed to help people return to education. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 20:00:46 +0000 Ken Krall 15463 at http://wxpr.org Nicolet College Offers Help For Adults To Attend College Student Financial Aid Explained At Free Event http://wxpr.org/post/student-financial-aid-explained-free-event <p>Students looking for college money can get free help with the process at the annual College Goal Wisconsin event at Nicolet College February 23.</p><p>Nicolet College director of Financial Aid, Jill Price says students and parents can get help with the package...</p><p><i><u> </u></i></p><blockquote><p><i><u>"....it's an event for students who need to fill out their FAFSA or their free application for federal student aid, which is the essential piece to getting financial aid for their college education...."</u></i></p> Sun, 16 Feb 2014 23:30:00 +0000 Ken Krall 14424 at http://wxpr.org Student Financial Aid Explained At Free Event Nicolet Offering Scholarships For Students http://wxpr.org/post/nicolet-offering-scholarships-students <p>Nicolet College Foundation is accepting scholarship applications for students hoping to get money to attend Nicolet.</p><p>Last year the Foundation awarded scholarships ranging in value from $400 dollars to $3,000.</p><p>Foundation Executive Director Heather Schallock says students should be thinking about how they're going to be paying for college in the upcoming school year....</p><p><i><u> </u></i></p><blockquote><p><i><u>"....I want people to know there is help. We have more than 250 scholarships available for students, but you have to apply....."</u></i></p> Sun, 09 Feb 2014 21:38:00 +0000 Ken Krall 14126 at http://wxpr.org Nicolet Offering Scholarships For Students Familiar Voice Visits Northwoods http://wxpr.org/post/familiar-voice-visits-northwoods <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">You might not have heard of Joshua Kane…but chances are you’ve heard his voice.</span></p><blockquote><p>“Probably been driving your local population crazy with ‘Eight crispy crunchy carmelized corners so crispy that a team of astrophysicists could shrink themselves down to study it.’”</p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 23:24:50 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 14034 at http://wxpr.org