August/September 2002 Online Publication       

In Nevada, summer has been going by fast as we prepare for the new school year.

State Reports...
by Newsletter Writer, Al Camp
Western Nevada Community College

In Nevada, summer has been going by fast as we prepare for the new school year. This year we welcome a new school to Nevada as Nevada State College at Henderson opens its doors to students this fall. We welcome their new Director of Financial Aid and Enrollment Management, Lori Tiede, and her staff to the Nevada Financial Aid Community.

Ongoing NAFAA Projects
Summer Institute Scholarships
NAFAA's Scholarship Committee was able to choose four recipients for USA Fund's generous scholarship to attend the WASFAA Summer Institute held in Reno in June. The Recipients were:

Lisa Brown
Morrison University
Beth Kern
Great Basin College
Ruth Scheel
Truckee Meadows Community College
Suzanne Stokes
University of Nevada, Reno

NAFAA Website and Listserv
As reported last time, NAFAA is in the process of updating our website and listserv. Yvonne Hicks, our Electronic Services Chair, reports that progress is being made and that we hope to be online soon. We will provide our new website address and listserv address as soon as they become available.

NAFAA Fall Conference
Plans continue for NAFAA's Fall conference to be held at The Alexis Park Resort and Spa in Las Vegas October 9-10, 2002. The Conference Committee is offering two scholarships to attend the conference. These scholarships cover both transportation and lodging. Those interested may contact Yvonne Hicks, Financial Services Manager, University of Phoenix-Nevada Campus, 333 Rancho Drive, Suite 300, Las Vegas, NV 89106 or for more information. Remember the theme for this year's conference is "Working Magic with your Students". You won't want to miss out.

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