NWIC Foundation News

Commencement Ceremony

Northwest Indian College Board of Trustees Chair Kristin Kinley and NWIC Foundation Board Member Julie Johnson congratulate NWIC graduate at Commencement Ceremony held Friday, June 17, 2011.

NWIC Foundation Honors Lummi Nation

Cheryl Crazy Bull, President of NWIC and Foundation Board Secretary along with Larry Kinley, President of the Northwest Indian College Foundation honored the Lummi Nation at the NWIC Commencement Ceremony on June 17, 2011 for their many years of support.

On behalf of the students, staff and NWIC Foundation Cheryl and Larry presented a beautiful cedar paddle by Alfred Charles to Cliff Cultee, Chairman of the Lummi Tribal Council.

Lummi High School Graduate Kyle Sturgeon Awarded the Linda Kay Webb Scholarship

Kyle Sturgeon, Lummi was the student selected for the Linda Kay Webb Scholarship in the amount of $5,000 to attend NWIC Fall 2011. Kyle was the Valedictorian of the Class of 2011 at Lummi High School. His Family was there to see this award presented to him during the commencement ceremony at Lummi High school on June 16th.

The Foundation Thanks You

The Northwest Indian College Foundation Board of Directors would like to thank all sponsors and donors for the Third Annual TL'aneq' Gathering for a Celebration Benefit Dinner and Auction. This year the event raised just over $120,000 for the cultural arts and education programming at NWIC.