College News

Cosmetology Career Expo & Fashion Show

by erobinson
HON DAH — Northland Pioneer College’s Career Services is hosting a free Cosmetology Career Expo on Saturday, Feb. 22, from 3 until 7 p.m., at the Hon Dah Resort and Conference Center, 777 S. Highway 260, 3 miles south of Pinetop.

Instant guitar, piano workshops

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SNOWFLAKE — Professional pianist and music director Craig Coffman will share the techniques and tricks used by professional piano and guitar players during noncredit “instant” piano and guitar for busy adults and teens workshops at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus, 1611 S. Main, on Monday, Jan. 27, in the Learning Center, room 113.

Faux wall painting workshop

by erobinson
Add some “bling” to your walls using metallic glazes to replicate Old World classic looks in a traditional theme, or soft blends of colors for a suede rustic modern look using techniques shared by professional faux painter Linda Coffman during a noncredit “Fabulous Faux: Classic – Tuscan – Metallic” workshop at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus, 1611 S. Main St., in the Student Center, room 116, on Monday, Jan. 27, from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

Top scholars named for Fall '13

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Academic excellence by Northland Pioneer College students is now earning additional recognition on the President’s or Dean’s lists.There were 120 students named to the President's List and 116 to the Dean's List. There were 3,234 students enrolled during the fall semester at the 9 NPC locations and online.

Introductory cake decorating

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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

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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

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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

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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

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“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

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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.