College News

Contestants compete for cash prizes

by erobinson
A $500 first place prize awaits the winner of the third annual Talent Show, sponsored by Northland Pioneer College Student Government Association, Saturday, March 19, beginning at 7 p.m., at the Performing Arts Center on the Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus.

Piano ensemble concert Feb. 25

by erobinson
Multiple pianos and the masterful hands of Scott and Jeannie Gentry and Dolores Owens will provide an evening of virtuoso piano on Friday, Feb. 25, 7:30 p.m., at Northland Pioneer College's Performing Arts Center on the Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus.

NPC to offer 2 landscaping workshops

by erobinson
Landscape architect Tom Stephens will be offering do-it-yourself techniques to improve your outdoor living space during two four-hour noncredit workshops at Northland Pioneer College’s Holbrook – Painted Desert Campus, on Saturday, Oct. 9.“The Pleasures of Water Features – Their Design, Installation & Maintenance,” (AGR 099x 65844), will be Stephens’ topic for the morning session, 8 to Noon. From 1 until 5 p.m., focus will be on “Water Conservation Through Creative Landscaping ‘Xeriscaping’ not ‘Zero-scaping’!” (AGR 099x 65845).

Lorraine Benally – August 2010

by erobinson
At its Aug. 17 meeting, the Navajo County Community College District Governing Board awarded the Northland Pioneer College outstanding alumnus award to a well-known, well-loved, longtime NPC employee, Lorraine Benally.

Allison sisters - Rita & Brenda – June 2010

by erobinson
At its June 15 meeting, the Navajo County Community College District Governing Board named not one, but two, Outstanding Alumnae of the Month: Rita Ann Allison and Brenda Ann Allison.The sisters come from a family of six children, three boys and three girls. They are of the Red Running into the Water People Clan born for the Bitter Water Clan. They were born and raised in Leupp, Arizona, a community located near the southwestern corner of the Navajo Reservation.

Top scholars named

by erobinson
Academic excellence by Northland Pioneer College students is now earning additional recognition on the President’s or Dean’s lists.

Concealed Weapons Classes

by erobinson
Two-day state-certified Basic Concealed Weapon Permit classes will be offered Saturday and Sunday, June 12 & 11  at Northland Pioneer College's Snowflake/Taylor - Silver Creek Campus, 1611 S. Main. Tuition is $52, plus a $28 course fee. This does not include the DPS application fee. Students must be at least 21-years-old to enroll in this course. Enrollment is limited to 10 students, so early registration is encouraged.

Concealed Weapons Classes

by erobinson
Two-day state-certified Basic Concealed Weapon Permit classes will be offered Saturday and Sunday, May 1 & 2  at Northland Pioneer College's Snowflake/Taylor - Silver Creek Campus, 1611 S. Main. Tuition is $52, plus a $28 course fee. This does not include the DPS application fee. Students must be at least 21-years-old to enroll in this course. Enrollment is limited to 10 students, so early registration is encouraged.

NPC Closed Feb. 15 for Presidents' Day

by erobinson
In observance of the federal Presidents' Day holiday, all NPC offices and locations will be closed on Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.Classes will resume and normal operations will resume on Tuesday, Feb. 16.

NPC ‘re-births’ computer science program

by erobinson
Two new degree specializations and shifting classes out of a multi-course laboratory are the first steps in what Northland Pioneer College Computer Information Systems (CIS) instructors are calling a “re-birth” of NPC’s Computer Science program.

Alternative & Allied Health Fair

by erobinson
Learn more about alternative medicine, organic gardening and healthcare careers during the first Northland Pioneer College Alternative and Allied Health Fair on Saturday, Aug. 15, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at NPC’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs.