College News

Solar Greenhouse Design Workshop

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck

Self Defense for Women

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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).

'World of…' workshops

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SNOWFLAKE – Explore the “World of… Sprouts, Gourmet Greens, Onions and Garlic” in four separate noncredit workshops led by local gardening guru Kim Howell-Costion at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake campus, 1611 S. Main St., this spring.

Cooking Classes

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SNOWFLAKE — Learn new recipes, techniques and skills in noncredit cooking classes this spring at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus, 1611 S. Main St.

3-level self-defense class

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SHOW LOW — “To defend yourself, you need to be fluid, like water,” explains Julius Marshall, instructor for a 12-session noncredit Hands-On Self-Defense course starting January 26 at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs.

Top scholars named for Fall '16

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Academic excellence by Northland Pioneer College students is now earning additional recognition on the President’s or Dean’s lists.There were 98 students named to the President's List and 106 to the Dean's List. There were 3,044 students enrolled during the fall 2016 semester at the 9 NPC locations and online.

Country waltz, line & Salsa! dance classes

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Grab a partner and your leather or soft sole dancing shoes and enroll in Country Waltz, Line Dance or Salsa! Salsa! noncredit dance classes with instructor Katherine Venancio this spring through Northland Pioneer College’s Community and Corporate Learning Division.If you have a wedding or other special event coming up and would love to be able to dance with your daughter or that special someone, here’s your chance to learn the proper dance steps.