College News Archive

Introductory cake decorating

by erobinson
WINSLOW – You can turn an ordinary cake into an edible masterpiece with the addition of sweet flowers, various borders, lettering and other embellishments. Learn how to make these delectable treats from instructor Janet Fish in 6-week noncredit “Introduction to Cake Decorating” workshops on Thursday evenings this spring at Northland Pioneer College’s Winslow campus, 1400 E. Third St.

Decorative craft project workshops

by erobinson
Apply basic painting techniques to creating a Valentine Box, Eagle portrait on canvas, spring birdhouse or welcome or address banner in four noncredit workshops at Northland Pioneer College’s Winslow (1400 E. Third St.) or Snowflake (1611 S. Main St.) campuses this spring.

December 2013 DGB HiLites

by erobinson
NPC Board honors outstanding alumnus; approves strategic plan, program changesTerry YazzieCuriosity brought Terry Yazzie to Northland Pioneer College in the summer of 1992 from his home in Jeddito to “find out what college was

28th 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 28th Annual Juried High School Exhibit, sponsored by Northland Pioneer College.

Sketching classes

by erobinson
“Anyone can learn to sketch, which is the basic first step of learning to draw,” declares Karen Warnick.She will be teaching 4-week noncredit “Sketching” workshops at Northland Pioneer College’s Springerville/Eagar Center, 940 E. Maricopa St. in Springerville, (reference ART 099x-73805) on Monday evenings, 5:30 to 7:30, Jan. 27 through Feb. 17, and at NPC’s Snowflake campus, 1611 S. Main, (reference ART 099x-74300) on Thursday evenings, 6 to 8, Feb. 27 through March 20.

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 this spring at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs.With one-on-one instruction from master potter Michael Sweeney, you’ll learn how to form and finish clay art. All skill levels, ages 12 and up, benefit from the knowledge he has gained during his lifetime of pottery making.

Lady Windermere’s Fan auditions

by erobinson
Auditions for Northland Pioneer College’s spring performances of Oscar Wilde’s satirical comedy Lady Windermere’s Fan will be on Tuesday and Thursday, Jan. 14 and 16, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. both evenings, at NPC’s Performing Arts Center, 1611 S. Main St., on the Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus.

9 named to 2014 All-AZ Academic Team

by erobinson
Full tuition waivers to Arizona’s three public universities will be awarded to nine Northland Pioneer College students to complete their bachelor’s degrees as nominees to the All-Arizona, All-USA Academic Team program, co-sponsored by the American Association of Community Colleges, Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society (PTK), Follet Higher Education Group, the Coca Cola Scholars Foundation and USA Today.