College News

Beginning Line Dance

by erobinson
SNOWFLAKE — Northland Pioneer College’s Community and Corporate Learning Division is offering a one-day noncredit beginning class in Line Dancing on Saturday, May 10, from 5 to 6:30 p.m., at Katherine’s Dance Studio, 60 S. Main St., in Snowflake. There is a $10 fee for the class.

AZPTAC helps small businesses

by erobinson
Can your small business qualify to do business with the federal government?Learn more about the 8(a), HubZone and Women- and Minority-owned certification options to bid on federal contracts at free seminars in Springerville and Show Low sponsored by Northland Pioneer College’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and the Arizona Procurement and Technical Assistance Center (AZPTAC).

Restaurant Association logo contest

by erobinson
WHITE MOUNTAINS – The newly-formed Northeastern Arizona Restaurant Association (NARA) is seeking a logo to represent the organization in member’s windows, in advertising and general branding. NARA is sponsoring a logo contest to find a design that best represents its members, service and the White Mountains.

Handgun Self-defense workshop

by erobinson
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 Tiponi Community Center, on Saturday, May 3, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.“Self-defense is more than a class – it’s a mindset.

Community Career Fairs

by erobinson
Northland Pioneer College and Arizona Workforce Connection are sponsoring two free Community Career Fairs, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., on Thursday, April 24, at NPC’s Winslow – Little Colorado Campus, 1400 E. Third St., and on Friday, April 25, at the Show Low – White Mountain Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs.

Leadership Lecture Series

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Lisa AultLifelong Navajo County resident and business owner Lisa Ault will be the guest lecturer for Northland Pioneer College’s Leadership Lecture Series on Monday, April 21, 6 to 8 p.m., at NPC’s Snowflake/Taylor

Digital camera noncredit workshop

by erobinson
SHOW LOW– You’ve “read” the manual that came with your digital camera. But what do all of those icons, ISO settings, Fn, A/V and AEL buttons really mean or do?

Summer registration opens

by erobinson
Registration is now underway for summer classes at all nine Northland Pioneer College locations. Some classes begin as early as May 27, with many general education classes, required for a degree or certificate, being offered on the college’s interactive video, audio and multimedia networks.NPC’s general education course credits transfer to Arizona’s public universities and other community colleges. NPC’s tuition of just $64 per credit is the lowest in Arizona, potentially saving you thousands of dollars in tuition.

SGA basketball tournament

by erobinson
HOLBROOK – Teams from throughout the region will be competing in Northland Pioneer College Student Government Association’s fourth annual 5-on-5 basketball tournament on Saturday and Sunday, May 3 & 4, at the Holbrook High School Muñoz Gymnasium.Games begin at 10 a.m. each day. Admission is $2 for adults and free for children 10 and under.

Education Fair, April 19

by erobinson
SNOWFLAKE — Explore career and job opportunities at local school districts during Northland Pioneer College’s Education Job Fair on Saturday, April 19, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at NPC’s Snowflake – Silver Creek Campus, 1611 S. Main St.This free event is sponsored by NPC’s Career Services.

Board approves tuition scholarships & discounts

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HOLBROOK — Two tuition scholarships to get a jump start on college studies and to complete a degree, plus discounts for refresher courses and summer 2015 classes were approved by the Navajo County Community College District Governing Board on Tuesday, March 18, as part of the 2014-15 tuition and fees schedule. All will be available starting in August with the beginning of the fall semester.