College News

NPC board receives preliminary budget analysis

by erobinson
Greater than expected dramatic reductions in the valuation of centrally-assessed utilities in Navajo County is impacting the preliminary budget analysis for next year’s Northland Pioneer College budget.

Chamber Music Recital

by erobinson
SNOWFLAKE — A piccolo, a flute, a violin, a piano or two, a harp, a cello, and a voice are some of the instruments concert artists, college musicians, and outstanding high school performers will take up to present the Second Annual Chamber Recital on Friday, March 4, beginning at 7 p.m., at Northland Pioneer College’s Performing Arts Center, 1611 S. Main St. Admission is $5 per person.

8th Annual Community Talent Contest

by erobinson
Auditions for the eighth annual Community Talent Contest, sponsored by the Northland Pioneer College Student Government Association, will be at the Holbrook – Painted Desert, Show Low – White Mountain and the Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek campuses on Thursday, March 3, from 3 until 7 p.m., and Friday, March 4, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.The competition is open to the students and community members, ages 5 and up, and will be divided into age groups. Contestants must bring their own music, instruments, accompanist and props.

Free Career Readiness workshops

by erobinson
The opportunity of a lifetime is at your fingertips. But how well prepared are you to get your résumé to the top of the employer’s pile of job seekers?Northland Pioneer College Career Services, in partnership with Northeastern Arizona Innovative Workforce Solutions, is offering a series of free Career Readiness workshops, open to the general public, current students and alumni, to hone your job-seeking skills, noted John Spadaccini, manager of Career and Business Services for NPC.

Create homemade educational toys

by erobinson
SNOWFLAKE — Learn how to transform items found around the house into fun, creative Homemade Educational Toys in a noncredit workshop on Friday and Saturday, March 25 and 26, at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus, 1611 S. Main St. There is a $23 fee for the workshop.

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., March 22 through May 10, at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs, in the Aspen Center, room 104.

Basic pistol, handgun self-defense classes

by erobinson
SNOWFLAKE – Gun safety and handgun self-defense workshops, taught by NRA-certified instructor Richard Harris are being offered on March 26 and April 2 at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus. There is a $75 fee, which includes the required fingerprint card at no additional charge, for each noncredit workshop.

Essential Oils for Everyday workshop

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SHOW LOW — Should you incorporate essential oils into your everyday life?A four-session noncredit Essential Oils for Everyday workshop at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus on Wednesday evenings, March 2 through 30, from 6 to 9, will show you the proper and safe way to use the non-invasive, holistic oils, without the networking marketing hype.

Noncredit Study At Home Orientation

by erobinson
NPC noncredit Orientation Workshop prepares you to study at home for medical insurance billing, medical terminology or notary publicDon’t have time to attend a semester-long class? Is learning online not an option for you?The solution may be the At Home Study Orientation noncredit workshop at Northland Pioneer College’s Holbrook – Painted Desert Campus on Tuesday, March 1, or Wednesday, March 2, at the Show Low – White Mountain Campus, from 8 until 9 a.m.

Getting published workshop

by erobinson
If your goal is to become a published freelance writer, by selling a magazine article, short story, poem, or even a novel, Northland Pioneer College is offering three comprehensive noncredit workshops by journalist, published author, business owner and successful entrepreneur LeeAnne Krusemark who will guide you to, then past the editor’s desk. The workshops will be at NPC’s Holbrook – Painted Desert Campus on Tuesday, March 1, and at the Show Low – White Mountain Campus, on Wednesday, March 2. Times are the same at both locations.

Financial freedom workshops

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Does your money work for you or do you work for your money?Journalist, published author, business owner and successful entrepreneur LeeAnne Krusemark will help you develop an action plan to financial freedom during three related noncredit workshops at Northland Pioneer College’s Holbrook – Painted Desert Campus on Tuesday, March 1 and at the Show Low – White Mountain Campus on Wednesday, March 2. Times are the same at both locations.