College News

Create Customized Card Deck

by erobinson
Learn how to Make a Customized Deck of Cards Using Online Digital Scrapbooking in an Internet-based noncredit workshop on Tuesday evenings, July 10 through 31, from 6 to 7 p.m. (MST) through Northland Pioneer College’s Community Education Department. Total cost of the workshop is $45, $25 of which is for finishing materials and additional artwork.

Apply before July 1

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Recruits interested in attending Northland Pioneer College’s new Northeastern Arizona Law Enforcement Training Academy (NALETA) should start the sponsorship application process before July 1.Students must be “sponsored” by a law enforcement agency. “The application process usually takes from four to eight weeks, so it is important for potential recruits to start the process before July 1,” commented Stuart Bishop, NPC’s public safety director.

Kids have fun learning to play piano

by erobinson
Class canceled. 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!

Fire Science Team takes on Pat’s Run

by Anonymous
After nearly a year of physical fitness training, students in the NPC/NAVIT fire science program wanted to test themselves. So a dozen students joined physical fitness instructor, Jenny Hancock, and Snowflake Fire Chief, Pat Hancock, to take part in the Eighth Annual Pat’s Run, April 21 in Tempe.

Taxation & Budget Hearings

by erobinson
The Navajo County Community College District Governing Board will conduct Truth in Taxation and budget adoption public hearings on the 2012–13 Northland Pioneer College budget and district primary property tax levy on Tuesday, May 15, starting at 10 a.m. (M.S.T.) in the Painted Desert Campus Tiponi Community Center Eagle’s Nest Conference Room, 2251 E. Navajo Blvd. in Holbrook.

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, May 1 through 22, from 6 to 7 p.m. (MST). There is a $25 fee for the class.

On the Summer 2012 cover

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On this page  | Janice Cortina  |  Shannon Newman  |  Cynthia Yazzie  |  Kristin JacobsBy Rose Kreher, NPC Staff Writer

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.