Get a mini manicure, pedicure, haircut or style or learn more about fall openings for cosmetologist and nail technician training during open houses at Northland Pioneer College Cosmetology Clinics. The general public can take advantage of the clinics’ discounted services, provided under the supervision of state-licensed instructors.Light refreshments will be served during the open houses and financial aid representatives will be on hand to assist potential students.
SNOWFLAKE — The “Thin Blue Line” in Northeastern Arizona is a little stronger with the swearing in Jan. 23 of nine new peace officers who completed the intensive 20-week Arizona Peace Officer Standards for Training (AzPOST) training at Northland Pioneer College’s Northeastern Arizona Law Enforcement Training Academy (NALETA).
HOLBROOK — Facing statutory requirements to reduce operating expenditures, the Navajo County Community College District Governing Board listened to comments from alumni, employees and Snowflake/Taylor school and civic officials about a proposal to alter services at the Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus. The board did not take any action on the proposal at its Jan. 20 regular monthly meeting in Holbrook.
SHOW LOW – Policing your brass and reloading those metallic cartridges can save you money, and give you hours of a safe, enjoyable hobby.Learn what equipment is needed and the correct way to set up a reloading bench in a three-session “Reloading Metallic Cartridges” noncredit workshop (reference STC 099x-13968) on Tuesday evenings, Feb. 17 through March 3, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs, in Modular 6. The workshop costs $59. Students must be 18 years or older.
Academic excellence by Northland Pioneer College students is now earning additional recognition on the President’s or Dean’s lists.There were 136 students named to the President's List and 135 to the Dean's List. There were 3,211 students enrolled during the fall semester at the 9 NPC locations and online.
SNOWFLAKE – Leo, Boötes, Coma Berenices, Virgo and Cancer are just a few of the spring constellations visible over North America. But how did they get their names and what is the story behind the stars?Join space-science show producer Gerry A. Good for three weekly studies of the night sky in the noncredit “Learning the Spring Constellations” class at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake campus, 1611 S. Main, on Monday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Feb. 9 – 23, in the Learning Center, room 114.
SNOWFLAKE – Explore the “World of… Sprouts, Gourmet Greens and Onions” in three noncredit workshops led by local gardening guru Kim Howell-Costion at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake campus, 1611 S. Main St., this spring.
Open houses explain NPC to NAU concurrent nursing BSN programSave about a third of the cost and earn your Bachelor of Science Nursing (BSN) degree sooner by utilizing a new concurrent enrollment program through Northland Pioneer College and Northern Arizona University.
Making decisions about college can be life altering. To help parents and high school students make informed choices, Northland Pioneer College’s Recruitment Office is hosting five free “College Bound” informational workshops at Snowflake, Show Low, Blue Ridge, Holbrook and Winslow high schools. The same information will be presented at each workshop.Workshop dates, time and locations are as follows: