College News Archive

31st annual Juried High School Art Exhibit

by erobinson
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 31st Annual Juried High School Exhibit, sponsored by Northland Pioneer College.

Auditors praise NPC’s financial reports

by erobinson
Comprehensive reviews of Northland Pioneer College’s financial records and federal financial awards by officials with the Arizona Auditor General’s Office found “information in the District’s financial statements is fairly presented … and the statements can be relied on.”Jay Zsorey, financial audit director with the Arizona Auditor General’s Office, formally presented the findings to the Navajo County Community College District Governing Board on January 17.

Medical Assistant & Phlebotomist Certification

by erobinson
National certification testing for medical assistants and phlebotomists will be conducted on Friday, February 17, 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.

Basic pistol class

by erobinson
SPRINGERVILLE — Basic gun safety training required to obtain a concealed weapon permit is being offered on Saturday, February 18, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Northland Pioneer College’s Springerville/Eagar Center, 940 E. Maricopa in Springerville. There is a $75 fee, which includes the required fingerprint card at no additional charge.

Two publishing tips workshops

by erobinson
SHOW LOW — Since she was 12, Paula Pfeiffer Winskye has been writing stories about girls and horses. Over the years, her growing stack of manuscripts gathered dust, while she pursued a career as a small community journalist for her North Dakota hometown newspaper, the New Rockford Transcript.In 2000, after finishing another manuscript, her husband John asked the question that would change her life. “Why don’t you try to get something published?”

Solar Greenhouse Design Workshop

by erobinson
SNOWFLAKE — After serving aboard a U.S. Navy nuclear submarine, Joe Costion knew energy was going to be a key issue for the future, but he didn’t feel nuclear was the direction he wanted to take.

Essential oils workshops

by erobinson
SHOW LOW — Should you incorporate essential oils into your everyday life?Three noncredit Essential Oils 101 workshops at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs, on Wednesday evenings, February 1, 8 and 15, from 6 to 8 p.m., will show you the proper and safe way to use non-invasive, holistic oils, without the networking marketing hype.

Canvas décor workshop

by erobinson
SNOWFLAKE – Enjoy learning the basic steps of making canvas décor items for your home or as gifts,” in Saturday morning noncredit art class, February 4 and 11, from 9 to 11 a.m., at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus, 1611 S. Main St.“You’ll make usable items, such as pillows, wall hangings and rugs in the Canvas Décor workshop, using basic techniques that are creative and easy projects,” said art educator Loretta Bogdanowicz.

iPAD & Tablet Basics

by erobinson
SHOW LOW — Unravel the mystery of using an iPAD or tablet in a one-hour noncredit workshop at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs, on Thursday, January 26, from 6 to 7 p.m., in the Aspen Center, room 110. There is a $20 fee.

Valentine's dinner & movie

by erobinson
Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck

Self Defense for Women

by erobinson
SHOW LOW — Women can increase their awareness of personal safety and build self confidence in their ability to defend themselves by participating in a Self Defense for Women noncredit workshop at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs, on Friday, February 3, from 4 to 7 p.m., in the Aspen Center, room 111. There is a $20 fee for the workshop (reference STC 099x 51-74093).