Student Profiles

Rita Asgeirsson

Rita Asgeirsson graduated from Northwest Indian College in 2012 earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Native Environmental science. She is currently a graduate student in geography at Western Washington University.

Caroline Edwards

The AA degree I got at NWIC has opened doors for me. NWIC’s Swinomish Site has impacted my life in such a good way that the people in my community recognize me as a young leader.

Jeff James

I have resided on the Lummi Indian Reservation all my life and have chosen NWIC to further my education because it is close to home.

Aissa Yazzi

Aissa Yazzi, Navajo, (Miss AIHEC in 2012), conducts Salish Sea Research in pursuit of her BS in Native Environmental Science.