College News

NPC offers noncredit ‘instant’ guitar classes

by erobinson
Learn chord basics and start playing your favorite songs on your guitar after completing the “Instant Guitar for Hopelessly Busy Adults and Teens” noncredit workshop at Northland Pioneer College’s Holbrook – Painted Desert Campus on Monday, Aug. 10, from 6:30 to 9 p.m., in the Tawa Center, room 205.

SBA Loan Clinic in Show Low, Aug. 11

by erobinson
Potential borrowers under the Small Business Administration’s Guaranteed Loan programs can learn more about eligibility requirements and underwriting standards during a free "SBA Loan Clinic" on Tuesday, Aug. 11, from 6:30 to 8:30 P.M., in the Small Business Development Center Computer Lab, in the Goldwater Center, Room 107 on Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs.

NPC Board extends contracts with Apache County, NAVIT

by erobinson
Contracts to continue provision of educational services to residents of Apache County and with the Northern Arizona Vocational Institute of Technology (NAVIT) were renewed during the regular monthly meeting of the Navajo County Community College District Governing Board on June 16 in Holbrook.

Self-hypnosis class offered at Show Low

by Anonymous
Feeling stressed by life? Worried about the economy? Have trouble sleeping at night? Certified clinical hypnotherapist Joan Courtney will be teaching a course in simple self-hypnosis techniques that may help individuals deal with these kinds of issues and improve their lives.The “Positive Change for You with Hypnosis” class will meet, Tuesday evenings, July 14, 21 and 28, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Northland Pioneer College’s White Mountain Campus in Show Low, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs.

State’s lack of budget will not affect NPC operations

by erobinson
A possible shutdown of state government agencies on July 1 will not affect operations at Northland Pioneer College.

Free forest products business event, July 8

by Anonymous
Nationally renowned forest products marketing specialist, Lloyd Irland, will be the featured speaker at a free presentation for forestry entrepreneurs, “Surviving the downturn and positioning yourself for the recovery.” The event will be Wednesday, July 8, at the Northland Pioneer College White Mountain Campus in Show Low in the Goldwater Building Small Business Development Training Center.

Free tree owners workshop set for area residents

by Anonymous
Certified arborist Jan Mathis will be offering a one-quarter-credit Northland Pioneer College course, "Tree Owners Workshop," to White Mountain residents. The workshop will feature invaluable information about the selection, care and maintenance of trees and shrubs in designed landscapes as well as on properties in general.The class will meet from 8 a.m. until noon on Saturday, July 11, at the Northland Pioneer College White Mountain Campus, in Show Low, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs.

'Fun with Watercolor' classes for kids 7-17

by erobinson
Fun with Watercolor is an introductory class in step-by-step basic watercolor techniques for children, ages 7 to 17. Northland Pioneer College art instructor Mary Mathias will be offering the two-day non-credit classes at the Holbrook - Painted Desert Campus on June 23 & 24 and the Snowflake/Taylor - Silver Creek Campus on June 30 & July 1. Cost is $25, which includes all art supplies.

Area students earn NPC and HS diplomas in the same month

by Anonymous
Nearly a dozen area high school students recently received high school diplomas and community college degrees in the same month. The hardworking teens took advantage of two Northland Pioneer College programs allowing them to earn college credits while still in high school.

2009 Student Art Show Awards

by erobinson
Awards presented at the reception on Friday, May 15, 2009Visit the photo gallery

NPC receives $10,000 scholarship gift

by erobinson
Clarence and Irene Davis of Snowflake have gifted Northland Pioneer College with $10,000 to establish a family scholarship in memory of Mrs. Davis' son, Michael T. Mariner.