College News

NPC Foundation awards special gifts

by Anonymous
Nearly 50 Northland Pioneer College students are enjoying special gifts this fall — the gift of life changing opportunity. They are recipients of a variety of scholarship awards given by the NPC Foundation, a 501c3 charity whose mission is to support the success of NPC students.

Victorian Carolers

by erobinson
 

Amahl and the Night Visitors

by erobinson
Amahl and the Night Visitors, a Christmas opera in one act, will be performed on Friday, Dec. 11 at 7 p.m., and Saturday, Dec. 12 at 2 p.m., at the Show Low School District Auditorium by the White Mountain Symphony Orchestra, Northland Master Chorale and the Mountain Dream Dance Company.

PTK inducts 36

by erobinson
Alpha Gamma Tau Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society of two-year college students, welcomed 36 new members during an induction ceremony, Friday, Dec. 4, 2009, at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus Performing Arts Center.

Online fire science classes and leadership workshops this spring

by erobinson
This spring Northland Pioneer College is making it easier for fire service personnel to complete three core classes, and an elective class. “For the first time NPC will be offering fire science classes online, making it more convenient for students in rural areas to complete associate degree requirements,” commented Donald Fisher, coordinator of NPC’s fire science program and the main instructor for the classes.

Sandy Manor honored for work with disabled

by erobinson
 The Arizona Rehabilitation Services Administration recently recognized Sandy Manor, Disability Resources and Access Coordinator for Northland Pioneer College, for her “tireless efforts on behalf of persons with disabilities in Northern Arizona.”

NPC’s campus enrollment soars

by erobinson
Fall enrollment at Northland Pioneer College’s four campuses increased by 14 percent over the previous year.

NPC’s Mexican Folklore Dance Club 12th Annual Winter Recital, Dec. 17

by erobinson
Get ready for an evening of colorful entertainment as Aquilas de Oro, Northland Pioneer College’s Mexican Folklore Dance Club, hosts its 12th annual Winter Recital on Thursday, Dec. 17, starting at 6:00 p.m., at Winslow High School Performing Arts Center. There is no admission charge, but donations are accepted.

Homebuyers Workshop

by erobinson
First-time and qualified homebuyers can learn more about new federal and state purchasing assistance programs at a free, two-evening homebuyers education workshop, from 6 to 10 p.m., at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus, 1611 S. Main, in the Learning Center, room 101.

Concealed Weapons Classes

by erobinson
Two-day state-certified Basic Concealed Weapon Permit classes will be offered Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 19 & 20  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.

Nursing schedules HESI admission testing

by erobinson
Individuals seeking admission to Northland Pioneer College's Associate Degree Nursing Program must successfully complete the Health Education Systems, Inc. (HESI) Admission Assessment. Testing dates have been announced for this spring for admission to the fall 2010 class.