College News

Scholarship Golf Tournament

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Tournament and sensational additional prizes, including a possible $10,000 check for a Hole-in-One, are up for grabs in the Third Annual NPC Friends and Family Scholarship Golf Tournament on Saturday, April 28, at the beautiful Silver Creek Golf Course.Entry fee is $125 per person or $400 for a four-person team, which includes 18 holes of golf with cart, lunch on the course and light reception during the presentation of awards following play. Register online. All proceeds go to provide scholarships for Northland Pioneer College students.

10th Annual SGA Talent Contest

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Auditions for the 10th annual Community Talent Contest, sponsored by the Northland Pioneer College Student Government Association, will be at the Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus on Friday, March 2, and the Show Low – White Mountain Campus on Monday, March 5, from 2 until 6 p.m. at both locations.The competition is open to NPC students and community members, ages 5 and up, and will be divided into age groups. Contestants must bring their own music, instruments, accompanist and props.

Nursing & Allied Health Career & Education Fairs

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Employment in healthcare-related occupations is expected to grow by 25 percent or more during the next decade as more Americans reach retirement age.Explore these career opportunities during Northland Pioneer College’s Nursing and Allied Healthcare Employment Fairs at NPC’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus on Tuesday, February 27, and the Winslow – Little Colorado Campus on Wednesday, February 28. Both fairs are from Noon to 3 p.m. in the Learning Center on both campuses.

January DGB Highlights

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The four finalists to become the eighth president of Northland Pioneer College will be meeting with community members, college staff and members of the Navajo County Community College District Governing Board the week of February 5.A schedule of public Meet and Greet sessions and biographies of the finalists are available online. Meet and Greets will be in the Show Low campus’ Ponderosa Center Symposium, from 11 to 1, and in the Holbrook campus’ Tiponi Community Center Board Room, from 3 to 5 p.m.

 'Get Healthy' workshop series

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SHOW LOW — “Living healthier longer starts with what you put in your mouth,” says Pamela Lizardi, instructor for a series of new, noncredit Get Healthy workshops at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus on Saturdays, from 9 to 11 a.m., this spring.

Self-Defense classes

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Master John Accardo will be providing basic instruction in personal self-defense in noncredit classes this spring at Northland Pioneer College locations in Show Low, Springerville/Eagar, Holbrook and Snowflake.

Medical Assistant & Phlebotomist Certification

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National certification testing for medical assistants and phlebotomists will be conducted on Friday, March 2, beginning promptly at 9 a.m., at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs, in the Learning Center, room 134.

32nd Juried High School Art Exhibit

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All high-school-aged students from Navajo and Apache counties, including homeschoolers, are eligible to submit original two- and three-dimensional art or graphic designs for the 32nd Annual Juried High School Exhibit, sponsored by Northland Pioneer College.Entries must be delivered to the NPC Show Low campus office before 3 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 9, for final judging by NPC faculty members. Entry forms are available online at www.npc.edu/TalonGallery.

Free demonstration, lecture

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SHOW LOW — Fragility, balance and movement are the cornerstone of work by ceramist Heather Couch. An exhibition of her work is on display through February 16 at Northland Pioneer College’s Talon Gallery in the Aspen Center on the Show Low – White Mountain Campus.

Rainwater Harvesting

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Rainwater Harvesting Noncredit Class February 17 in SnowflakeSNOWFLAKE — Harvesting rainwater in our high desert climate might just becom

Free GED Orientation

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SANDERS — If you would like free assistance preparing for the GED® high school equivalency exam, Northland Pioneer College is offering a two-day GED Orientation workshop at Valley High School’s Alternative Classroom on Wednesday and Thursday, January 31 and February 1, from 4 until 8 both nights.