College News

Scrapbooking class uses Internet

by erobinson
Northland Pioneer College will be utilizing an Internet-based meeting space, Adobe Connect, to offer a “Digital Scrapbooking through Storybooking Your Heritage” noncredit workshop on Tuesday evenings, April 3 through 24, from 6 to 7 p.m. (MST). There is a $25 fee for the class.

Teach kids to play piano

by erobinson
Kids will spend countless hours perfecting their techniques and pursuing that elusive prize score to go to the next level of their video games. What if there was a video game that could actually teach kids, as young as 5, to play the piano without all of the pain associated with traditional piano instruction that a majority of students end up quitting – discouraged and frustrated?Well, now there is!

Scrapbooking class uses Internet

by erobinson
Northland Pioneer College will be utilizing an Internet-based meeting space, Adobe Connect, to offer a “Digital Scrapbooking through Storybooking Your Heritage” noncredit workshop on Tuesday evenings, March 6 through 27, from 6 to 7 p.m. (MST). There is a $25 fee for the class.

Women's History Month Film Festival

by erobinson
March is Women’s History Month and all nine Northland Pioneer College libraries will be showing films depicting the contributions and struggles of women, both historically and in modern times.The Women’s History Month Film Festival runs March 1 through 19. For a complete list of films, schedules and descriptions, visit www.npc.edu/WomensHistoryMonthFilmFestival.

Fine & Performing Arts Instructors

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On this page  |  Michael Solomonson  |  Magda Gluszek  |  Peterson Yazzie | Mark Ford

RN refresher course this spring

by erobinson
Were you previously an RN now considering coming out of ‘retirement’? Or maybe you are a recent transplant to our state whose license has lapsed?Northland Pioneer College is offering an RN Refresher course this spring designed to restore or establish your nursing license in Arizona. This time-intensive, eight-credit course will revive and refresh your nursing skills with a review of nursing theory, medical-surgical practices, and IV therapy and medication administration.

NPC partners with ASU

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Dr. Jeanne Swarthout, President of Northland Pioneer College, has been working on ways to help more students not only earn their associate degree but also make it easier for them to continue on and earn their bachelor’s degree. Discussions first began last year with Arizona State University on a nursing degree pathway and now, have expanded to multiple new degree opportunities for NPC students.

Libraries hosting Native American Film Festival

by erobinson
In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, all nine Northland Pioneer College libraries will be showing films highlighting Native American history, culture and depiction in movies and other mainstream media.The Native American Film Festival runs Nov. 15 through 23. For a complete list of films, descriptions, dates, times and locations visit http://www.npc.edu/nativeamerican-film-festival.

Diné bahané author Paul Zolbrod

by erobinson
Writer, educator and literary scholar Paul G. Zolbrod will read excerpts and discuss “Scenes from the Navajo Emergence” during Dr. Michael Lawson’s Navajo History class on Tuesday, Nov. 8, from 7 until 9:14 p.m., at Northland Pioneer College’s Winslow – Little Colorado Campus, 1400 E. Third St., in the Learning Center Symposium, room 101.

NPC hosts homeschool conference

by erobinson
Home educators and their families are invited to the first-ever White Mountains area Homeschool Conference on Saturday, June 25, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at Northland Pioneer College’s Performing Arts Center on the Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus.

Springerville-Eagar Center Closure

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Because of the evacuation of the Round Valley area due to the Wallow Fire, the Springerville/Eagar Center will not be opening the week of June 13 – 16 to assist students with fall registration, advising and completing of financial aid applications as previously announced.Students should contact other NPC locations for assistance.The campuses in Show Low and Snowflake/Taylor are open Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.