star party

NPCC STEM Club members assist with Star Party

Thursday, September 21, 2023

North Platte Community College STEM Club members help star gazers use small telescopes to look at Saturn.


Argentinian student awarded $5,000 grant for research at MPCC

Monday, February 13, 2023

Mid-Plains Community College’s Mathematics and Science division has received an approximately $5,000 grant to assist in the development of an affordable data logger that farmers can use to monitor soil moisture content.

wcrec field day

NPCC engineering students attend field day

Thursday, August 25, 2022

Juan Zanguitu, of Buenos Aires, Argentina, gives a thumbs up while attending the 2022 Water and Crops Field Day at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s West Central Research, Extension and Education Center in North Platte on Thursday.

3D printer

NPCC engineering students learn on new 3D printer

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Engineering students at North Platte Community College will benefit from new technology in the form of a Makerbot Method 3D Printer.

NPPD check presentation

NPPD raises $15,000 for scholarships at MPCC

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Mid-Plains Community College President Ryan Purdy receives two checks totaling $15,000 from Bill Hoyt, District 4 director for the Nebraska Public Power District Board of Directors. The funds were raised during the annual Wells Fargo Nebraska Open golf tournament in Columbus in September and presented...