News Release


Alex Neal is NCMC’s Outstanding Student for November

November 6, 2017

Alex Neal, an NCMC student from Boonville, Missouri has been selected as this month’s NCMC Outstanding Student.

Alex Neal from Boonville, Missouri, has been selected as North Central Missouri College’s Outstanding Student for November. Alex is an A+ student, receiving his AA-Transfer degree with an emphasis in agriculture from NCMC. After Alex graduates from NCMC this May, he will be attending Northwest Missouri State University to peruse his bachelor degree in Agriculture Business.

Alex is involved on campus with several organization including: Student Senate, Shooting Club, and Ag Club. Alex serves as an Executive Representative for the Student Senate. While as well as the Vice-President of Ag Club. Alex has also been pushing the Shooting Club at NCMC as the President.

Alex was asked about why he chose NCMC his answer was simple, “I really like the small class sizes and Barton Farm Campus was a big impact on my decision. I really wanted a school that would provide me hands on experience and NCMC was the best school around for Agriculture.”

When asked about his favorite class at NCMC his answer was swift, “Plant Science with David Nowland last year. I love the subject matter and Mr. Nowland is awesome.” Alex was also asked about his favorite thing at NCMC, he answered with, “I like that it’s not a big college. There are lots of opportunity to stand out as an individual, get involved, and hold leadership roles.”

Alex was selected as this Outstanding Student because his hard work at NCMC. Alex wants to tell anyone thinking about NCMC that, “It’s a great college and a great opportunity. The Agriculture department is excellent and you can always find ways to get involved, meet new people, and gain a lot of career experience you will use in your future”

Each month, a student is nominated by a faculty or staff member to be featured as an Outstanding Student based on their dedication to educational success, attitude toward learning, and hard work in their field and activities.

To learn more about opportunities at NCMC, visit or contact the Admissions Department at 660-359-3948. x1410.

Photo: Alex Neal, an NCMC student from Boonville, Missouri has been selected as this month’s NCMC Outstanding Student. Pictured is Alex at Barton Campus.  

For further information or interviews, please contact Kristi Harris-Public Relations Director at 660-357-6203. If you no longer wish to receive news releases regarding North Central Missouri College, please reply with the word UNSUBSCRIBE in the subject line.