Wii Play Xbox 2012

The time has come again for Wii Play Xbox!! Come and play on nearly 30 systems including Wii, Xbox, & Kinect and also, have a chance to win some prizes!! Some of the prizes include: a Flatscreen TV, a Kindle Touch 3G, an iPod Nano, Northwest apparel, a wireless mouse, flash drives, novelty items, a [more…]

Facebook Timeline: Creepy or Creative?

Many will argue that the new Facebook Timeline is creative, unique, and awesome. Others will argue a very different side of the argument. Is Facebook becoming too creepy? With the new Timeline feature, some may worry that some of the past will come back up and be shown to the whole world. Some articles say [more…]

Talent Development Center

Many students here on campus have used, or at least know what the Talent Development Center is. For those who do not, here is your chance to learn a little bit! The TDC is one place to go and get help with classes. This resource offers free one-on-one tutoring, provides Supplemental Instruction, and offer the [more…]

Registration Time!

Well folks,that time has come again… time to register for classes! Some have already registered and others are still awaiting their time to do so. If you have not registered, make sure that you have talked to your advisor to get your alternate pin so you can log on and sign up the night that [more…]

The New Kindle Family

Amazon has recently introduced new three new members to their family of Kindles.  The Kindle line still has its original Kindle with a full QWERTY keyboard, but now the family has three amazing new members. Amazon introduced the new Kindle with no keyboard, the Kindle Touch, and the Kindle Fire. The Kindle Fire is to [more…]

Email Conversion Phase 3!!

On October 28th, phase 3 of the student e-mail conversion will be complete. The old sXXXXXX@nwmissouri.edu mail address will no longer exist after this date. Information or files that exist on the old e-mail will be lost, so if these are to be kept, forward them to the new email sXXXXXX@mail.nwmissouri.edu. Also, if e-mails are [more…]

Northwest Email Phase 2

As most of you know, and some of you don’t, we are slowly implementing a new email system here at Northwest for students. Transition to this new email system started last spring and has continued throughout the summer. We are now in phase two of three where all email is going to the new address, [more…]

Tech Fee

Its official, Northwest is getting new laptops next year! The Board of Regents passed the technology fee raise. On top of getting new laptops, some of the money is going to increase the bandwidth on the campus network as well. Watch your email in early August with info about picking up your new laptop.

Wii Play Xbox 2011

Are you a gamer? Do you like a concert setting? Not a gamer but enjoy watching gamers and enjoying peoples company? Well the 3rd annual Wii Play Xbox is just the place you need to be. March 15th at 6:30 PM in the Student Rec Center the PERTs are putting on this awesome event. This [more…]

Jean Jennings Bartik and Northwest’s Computing Museum

Almost every student has heard about Northwest becoming the first “electronic” campus in the nation in 1987. We all receive a nice laptop every year to use which helps us with school work and cutting down on paper usage (the use of eCompanion for turning in papers and assignments). Most people don’t know that Northwest [more…]