College News

American Tribal Fusion Dance class

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SNOWFLAKE — American Tribal dance presents women as powerful, interconnected beings – in touch with their femininity, grace and strength. Combined with the ‘60s-based Fusion style, you have an earthy dance style embraced by more and more women.You can learn the different moves and enjoy the sisterhood in an eight-week noncredit Tribal Fusion Dancing – American Northland Pioneer College class on Wednesday evenings, Sept. 2 – Oct. 21, from 6:35 to 7:34, at Katherine’s Dance Studio, 60 S. Main. There is a $45 fee for the class.

Beginning Line Dance class

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LINDEN — Northland Pioneer College’s Community and Corporate Learning Division is offering an eight-week noncredit beginning class in Line Dancing on Mondays, Aug. 31 through Oct. 26, from 7:15 to 8:15 p.m., at Square Dance Hall in Linden, just off Highway 260 on Lone Pine Dam Road. There is a $45 fee for the class.

Beginning ‘50s Swing Dance class

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SNOWFLAKE — Jitterbug, Lindy Hop, Charleston, Shag, Foxtrot and Balboa are re-gaining popularity on America’s dance floors. Northland Pioneer College’s Community and Corporate Learning Division is offering an eight-week noncredit beginning class in ‘50s Swing dancing on Thursday evenings, Sept. 3 – Oct. 22, from 7 to 8 p.m., at Katherine’s Dance Studio, 60 S. Main. There is a $45 fee for the class.

‘Treasure Island’ auditions

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SNOWFLAKE — Auditions for Northland Pioneer College Performing Arts Department’s fall play production of Ken Ludwig's adaptation of Treasure Island will be Tuesday, Aug. 18, and Thursday, Aug. 20, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the NPC Performing Arts Center in Snowflake. Those who audition are encouraged to come with a prepared 1-minute comic or dramatic monologue. However, cold readings from the script will also be done and are acceptable for those who do not have a prepared monologue.

Paramedics complete NPC training

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NPC EMS Class of 2014-15 - Barbara Barham, Jesse Horn, Jessica Sunderhaus, Bruce Burnette, Llory Burnette, Jon Willis, Dawn Armer, Clifford Maxwell, Ron Yellowhorse and Cody Meek.

LBW receives 'Murse' Award

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Lynn Browne-WagnerLynn Browne-Wagner is the recipient of the 2015 “Murse” Award from Arizona Emergency Medical Systems (AEMS) for her lifetime of service as a flight nurse, Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU) nurse and pre-

8 complete NALETA training

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Taking the oath as an Arizona Peace Officer are (left to right): Leonardo Prieto (ACSO); Jared Jake (Winslow PD); Andres Godinez (NAU PD); Shayne Jackson (NCSO); Damien Dawson (NAU PD); Thomas Brown (ACSO); J. William Knight (Safford PD); and James Whiting (NCSO) after completing 18 weeks of training as NALETA's third full-time class - 2015-1.

June 2015 DGB HiLites

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Summer enrollment at Northland Pioneer College is up nearly 28 percent from the previous year, while Kids College, for youngsters 6 to 14, has experienced a 55 percent increase.“Half price tuition for credit-bearing courses, new scholarships and expanded course offerings are resulting in much higher enrollments,” Mark Vest, NPC’s vice president for Learning and Student Services, told the Navajo County Community College District Governing Board during their June 16 regular meeting.

Basic self-defense with handgun

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HOLBROOK — Develop your defensive marksmanship and self-defense skills through a one-day noncredit class at Northland Pioneer College’s Holbrook – Painted Desert Campus, 2251 E. Navajo Blvd., in the Nizhoni Learning Center, room 142, on Saturday, July 11, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.“Self-defense is more than a class – it’s a mindset.

Treat fly fishing fever

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SHOW LOW – There’s a highly contagious fever spreading throughout the White Mountains. While not fatal to humans, Fly Fishing Fever has a high mortality rate among fish in the area’s streams and lakes.Symptoms of Fly Fishing Fever include a desire to learn more about rods, reels, leaders and tippets, dry and wet flies, streamers and nymphs and the urge to go out and catch fish.

Metal Cartridge Re-loading Workshops

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Policing your brass and reloading those metallic cartridges can save you money, and give you hours of a safe, enjoyable hobby.