Northwest Mississippi Community College announced fifteen students were inducted into the 2020-2021 Northwest Hall of Fame.
The highest honor a student can achieve is the hall of fame induction.
Selection is based on a student’s academic accomplishments and involvement in student life, according to school officials.
Instructors nominate students who are then voted on by a committee. Honorees were recognized at the March 11 Board of Trustees meeting at the Senatobia campus, according to a news release.
Four students from Southaven were inducted.
Skylar Gardner, Tabitha Willis, Courtney Carlson and Nicholas Gibson.
Gardner, a graduate of DeSoto Central High School, is studying theatre and plans to attend the University of Mississippi.
Willis, is a graduate from Northwest’s EMT-Paramedic program and currently works as a paramedic in DeSoto County.
Carlson is majoring in biology and plans to pursue a degree in management.
Gibson, a Haslett High School graduate, is majoring biology and plans to transfer to Mississippi State University, all according to the release.