College News

Line dancing classes

by erobinson
SHOW LOW — Momma, grab your steel-toed dancin’ shoes. I’ve signed us up for Line Dancing classes on Monday nights, August 28 through October 2, from 7 to 8 p.m., at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs, in the Aspen Center, room 110.It was only $40 apiece and the instructor lady, Katherine Venancio, said we’ll learn the proper dance steps for popular dances such as the Cotton-Eye Joe 10-Step, Black Velvet, Good Time, Tulsa Time, Chatta-Hoochee and Western Cha-Cha.

Learn to form, finish clay art

by erobinson
You can transform a lump of clay into beautiful, useful pottery with the techniques you’ll learn in a noncredit “Clay Art” class on Tuesday mornings, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., this fall, at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs, in the Aspen Center, room 104.

'Locally Grown' entries due Sept. 5

by erobinson
Artists from Navajo and Apache counties are invited to submit entries by Sept. 5 for Northland Pioneer College’s eighth “Locally Grown” art exhibit, to be displayed September 25 to October 20 in the Talon Gallery on NPC's Show Low — White Mountain Campus.

$1.5 million telecommunications upgrade approved

by erobinson
The Navajo County Community College District Governing Board approved the second phase of a $1.5 million telecommunications system upgrade and the purchase of additional security software during a special meeting on Friday, July 28.

Guardians of the Galaxy subbing for Wonder Woman

by erobinson
SNOWFLAKE — Superheroes have very busy schedules – appearances on late-night TV talk shows, comic book signings, personal appearances, and their regular superhero duties.Well, Wonder Woman’s film agent messed up and didn’t get her on-screen appearance for Northland Pioneer College’s FREE Movie Night on Friday, August 25, on her iCalendar. After calling in a few favorites, the Guardians of the Galaxy agreed to fill in for her.

Pharmacy Technician Training this fall

by erobinson
In just four months, you could be working as a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) working in a retail or hospital pharmacy.Northland Pioneer College’s Pharmacy Technician Training course, offered in Winslow, Snowflake and Whiteriver this fall, will prepare you for the national certification exam, required by most employers in this fast-paced healthcare field. CPhT training also provides a foundation for additional studies to become a registered pharmacist.

Discovering Dinosaurs

by erobinson
Northland Pioneer College will become the first community college in Arizona to offer an undergraduate paleontology course about dinosaurs in the fall of 2017.

New Cybersecurity Program

by erobinson
Every moment, of every day, there are unseen defenders of our personal information thwarting the efforts of cyberterrorists and cybercriminals to access and use that information to destroy our personal lives, our economy and our freedoms.

Respiratory Therapist training

by erobinson
SHOW LOW — A partnership between Northland Pioneer College and Cochise College will make nationally accredited Respiratory Therapy (RT) training available at NPC’s Show Low campus starting in January 2018.

Fall Construction Skills classes

by erobinson
A skilled construction worker knows more than how to hammer a nail into a piece of wood. You can start learning the skills needed for national certification in various construction trades this fall at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low, Snowflake, Whiteriver and Holbrook locations.

Auditions set for fall musical production

by erobinson
SNOWFLAKE/TAYLOR – Northland Pioneer College’s Performing Arts Department is conducting auditions for November performances of 9 to 5, the Musical on Tuesday and Thursday, August 15 and 17, from 6 to 10 p.m. on both nights, at the NPC Performing Arts Center on the Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus, 1611 S. Main St.