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Nicolet College - Mercer reps meet with Nicolet officials to form stronger partnership

Mercer reps meet with Nicolet College
officials to form stronger partnership


Posted May 6, 2011

Mercer Visit


Members of the Mercer community met recently with Nicolet College President Elizabeth Burmaster and other staff to lay the groundwork for a stronger partnership designed to bring more learning opportunities to the Mercer area.

“Nicolet College is committed to life-long learning,” said Nicolet College President Elizabeth Burmaster. “Our conversations covered a range of topics including how Mercer high school students could earn college credits to learning opportunities for retirees in the Mercer area. It was a very productive meeting that will ultimately benefit the Mercer community and Nicolet College.”

Attending the meeting, which included a tour of Nicolet’s Rhinelander campus, were, front row, left to right, Vic Ouimette, Mercer Chamber of Commerce president, Teresa Schmidt, Mercer Library director, Erica Watts, Mercer High School junior, Debby Hohner, Mercer High School teacher, Breia Pfaller, Mercer High School guidance counselor; back row, Gary Theisen, Mercer community member, Elizabeth Burmaster, Nicolet College president, Deanna Pierpont, Mercer School Board treasurer and trustee-elect to the Nicolet College Board, Jim Wahner, Mercer community member and board member on the Nicolet College Foundation Board, Cheryl Sell, Nicolet College community representative serving the Mercer area, and John Bates, Nicolet College case manager.