June 30, 2014

• Surplus Equipment Available
• Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays
• NWACC — Get Your Groove On!
• Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures
• Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

• NWACC In the News (new)

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Surplus Equipment Available

In need of some new office equipment or furniture?  Don’t have any money in your budget?  Well, we have a solution for YOU!  The surplus assets webpage has all kinds of items from which you can choose and it won’t cost you a penny!  These items are for college use only.

These items are stored at the physical plant and are in good shape.  The page will be updated periodically as items come and go.  If this is sounding like it’s right up your alley, then here is how you get to the amazing page:

• Log into myNWACCconnection
• Click on “My Communities” (looks like a circle of people at the top left)
• A drop down menu will pop up and you will scroll over “Surplus Assets”
• Click on the pop out that says “Private Pages (1)”
• This takes you to the page.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mark Slavik at mslavik1@nwacc.edu or ext. 4238.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays

The Testing Center now has available hours for classroom/distance learning tests on Saturdays.

Testing will be in the Center for Health Professions from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. every Saturday through July 27 (excluding July 5).  Students can schedule their tests through the NWACC Testing Appointment Scheduler.

NWACC — Get Your Groove On!

Distance Learning will be making a collegewide video this summer to the tune of “Happy” by Pharrell Williams! Our video team will be roaming the campus over the next few weeks taking footage of our happy NWACC folks, faculty, staff, and students. Participation is voluntary, but we hope that everyone will show us some moves! If you want to organize a group and schedule a time to have your video clip made, contact Aimee Crawford at acrawford9@nwacc.edu. The finished video will be shown at the Fall Forum.

A schedule of planned visits includes:

Mon., 6/30:  Burns Hall

Tues., 7/1:  Becky Paneitz Student Center

Wed., 7/2:  Shewmaker Centers, Center for Health Professions, and NCPTC

Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures 

Due to fiscal year-end procedures, the Treasurer’s Office will not accept in-person or online payments on Monday, June 30. Our payment systems will resume normal activity mid-morning on Tuesday, July 1.

Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

Caribbean Societies — a success in the spring of 2014 — is offered again in the fall. The TRANSFERABLE course is an inside look at selected countries of the region through the writings of Caribbean authors, and filmmakers. For additional information, contact: Dr. Yanick St. Jean at ystjean@nwacc.edu.

A related flier is attached.

NWACC In the News

Benton County Daily Record

NorthWest Arkansas Community College Focuses On Diversity

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

 

 

June 26, 2014

• Surplus Equipment Available
• Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays
• NWACC — Get Your Groove On!
• Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures
• Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Surplus Equipment Available

In need of some new office equipment or furniture?  Don’t have any money in your budget?  Well, we have a solution for YOU!  The surplus assets webpage has all kinds of items from which you can choose and it won’t cost you a penny!  These items are for college use only.

These items are stored at the physical plant and are in good shape.  The page will be updated periodically as items come and go.  If this is sounding like it’s right up your alley, then here is how you get to the amazing page:

• Log into myNWACCconnection
• Click on “My Communities” (looks like a circle of people at the top left)
• A drop down menu will pop up and you will scroll over “Surplus Assets”
• Click on the pop out that says “Private Pages (1)”
• This takes you to the page.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mark Slavik at mslavik1@nwacc.edu or ext. 4238.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays

The Testing Center now has available hours for classroom/distance learning tests on Saturdays.

Testing will be in the Center for Health Professions from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. every Saturday through July 27 (excluding July 5).  Students can schedule their tests through the NWACC Testing Appointment Scheduler.

NWACC — Get Your Groove On!

Distance Learning will be making a collegewide video this summer to the tune of “Happy” by Pharrell Williams! Our video team will be roaming the campus over the next few weeks taking footage of our happy NWACC folks, faculty, staff, and students. Participation is voluntary, but we hope that everyone will show us some moves! If you want to organize a group and schedule a time to have your video clip made, contact Aimee Crawford at acrawford9@nwacc.edu. The finished video will be shown at the Fall Forum.

A schedule of planned visits includes:

Mon., 6/30:  Burns Hall

Tues., 7/1:  Becky Paneitz Student Center

Wed., 7/2:  Shewmaker Centers, Center for Health Professions, and NCPTC

Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures 

Due to fiscal year-end procedures, the Treasurer’s Office will not accept in-person or online payments on Monday, June 30. Our payment systems will resume normal activity mid-morning on Tuesday, July 1.

Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

Caribbean Societies — a success in the spring of 2014 — is offered again in the fall. The TRANSFERABLE course is an inside look at selected countries of the region through the writings of Caribbean authors, and filmmakers. For additional information, contact: Dr. Yanick St. Jean at ystjean@nwacc.edu.

A related flier is attached.

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

 

 

June 25, 2014

• Surplus Equipment Available
• Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays
• NWACC — Get Your Groove On!
• Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures
• Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Surplus Equipment Available

In need of some new office equipment or furniture?  Don’t have any money in your budget?  Well, we have a solution for YOU!  The surplus assets webpage has all kinds of items from which you can choose and it won’t cost you a penny!  These items are for college use only.

These items are stored at the physical plant and are in good shape.  The page will be updated periodically as items come and go.  If this is sounding like it’s right up your alley, then here is how you get to the amazing page:

• Log into myNWACCconnection
• Click on “My Communities” (looks like a circle of people at the top left)
• A drop down menu will pop up and you will scroll over “Surplus Assets”
• Click on the pop out that says “Private Pages (1)”
• This takes you to the page.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mark Slavik at mslavik1@nwacc.edu or ext. 4238.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays

The Testing Center now has available hours for classroom/distance learning tests on Saturdays.

Testing will be in the Center for Health Professions from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. every Saturday through July 27 (excluding July 5).  Students can schedule their tests through the NWACC Testing Appointment Scheduler.

NWACC — Get Your Groove On!

Distance Learning will be making a collegewide video this summer to the tune of “Happy” by Pharrell Williams! Our video team will be roaming the campus over the next few weeks taking footage of our happy NWACC folks, faculty, staff, and students. Participation is voluntary, but we hope that everyone will show us some moves! If you want to organize a group and schedule a time to have your video clip made, contact Aimee Crawford at acrawford9@nwacc.edu. The finished video will be shown at the Fall Forum.

A schedule of planned visits includes:

Wed., 6/25:  Washington County Center, Farmington Center, and Adult Education

Mon., 6/30:  Burns Hall

Tues., 7/1:  Becky Paneitz Student Center

Wed., 7/2:  Shewmaker Centers, Center for Health Professions, and NCPTC

Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures 

Due to fiscal year-end procedures, the Treasurer’s Office will not accept in-person or online payments on Monday, June 30. Our payment systems will resume normal activity mid-morning on Tuesday, July 1.

Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

Caribbean Societies — a success in the spring of 2014 — is offered again in the fall. The TRANSFERABLE course is an inside look at selected countries of the region through the writings of Caribbean authors, and filmmakers. For additional information, contact: Dr. Yanick St. Jean at ystjean@nwacc.edu.

A related flier is attached.

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

 

 

June 24, 2014

• June 24 Deadline to Order from Supply Web Until July 1 (today)
• UA Global Campus Recruiter Comes to NWACC on Tuesday (today)
• Surplus Equipment Available
• Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays
• NWACC — Get Your Groove On!
• Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures
• Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC
• NWACC in the News (new item)

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

June 24 Deadline to Order from Supply Web Until July 1

June 24 is the last day to order any interoffice supplies from Supply Web until July 1, 2014.

Shipping/Receiving will be functionally closed June 25-26, 2014 for end-of-year inventory and reconciliations.

UA Global Campus Recruiter Comes to NWACC Today

Interested in continuing a degree online?

Rebel Smith, a recruiter for University of Arkansas’ Global Campus, will be at the “Transfer Information” desk (2nd floor of Student Center) on Tuesday, June 24, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come visit with Rebel about opportunities for continuing your education after graduating from NWACC.

UA Global Campus also offers a number of master’s degrees. This is also a great opportunity for current NWACC employees to explore the possibility of pursuing a higher degree online.

Surplus Equipment Available

In need of some new office equipment or furniture?  Don’t have any money in your budget?  Well, we have a solution for YOU!  The surplus assets webpage has all kinds of items from which you can choose and it won’t cost you a penny!  These items are for college use only.

These items are stored at the physical plant and are in good shape.  The page will be updated periodically as items come and go.  If this is sounding like it’s right up your alley, then here is how you get to the amazing page:

• Log into myNWACCconnection
• Click on “My Communities” (looks like a circle of people at the top left)
• A drop down menu will pop up and you will scroll over “Surplus Assets”
• Click on the pop out that says “Private Pages (1)”
• This takes you to the page.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mark Slavik at mslavik1@nwacc.edu or ext. 4238.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays

The Testing Center now has available hours for classroom/distance learning tests on Saturdays.

Testing will be in the Center for Health Professions from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. every Saturday through July 27 (excluding July 5).  Students can schedule their tests through the NWACC Testing Appointment Scheduler.

NWACC — Get Your Groove On!

Distance Learning will be making a collegewide video this summer to the tune of “Happy” by Pharrell Williams! Our video team will be roaming the campus over the next few weeks taking footage of our happy NWACC folks, faculty, staff, and students. Participation is voluntary, but we hope that everyone will show us some moves! If you want to organize a group and schedule a time to have your video clip made, contact Aimee Crawford at acrawford9@nwacc.edu. The finished video will be shown at the Fall Forum.

Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures 

Due to fiscal year-end procedures, the Treasurer’s Office will not accept in-person or online payments on Monday, June 30. Our payment systems will resume normal activity mid-morning on Tuesday, July 1.

Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

Caribbean Societies — a success in the spring of 2014 — is offered again in the fall. The TRANSFERABLE course is an inside look at selected countries of the region through the writings of Caribbean authors, and filmmakers. For additional information, contact: Dr. Yanick St. Jean at ystjean@nwacc.edu.

A related flier is attached.

NWACC in the News:

The City Wire

NWACC names new English, Humanities chair

 

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

 

 

June 23, 2014

• Informational Session Planned Regarding Italy Trip (today)
• June 24 Deadline to Order from Supply Web Until July 1
• UA Global Campus Recruiter Comes to NWACC on Tuesday (new)
• Surplus Equipment Available
• Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays
• NWACC — Get Your Groove On!
• Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures
• Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Informational Session Planned Regarding Italy Trip

The NorthWest Arkansas Community College Foundation will present an informational session on June 23 regarding “Reflections of Italy,” a 10-day trip to the European nation planned for 2015.

The session will begin at 5:30 p.m., Monday, June 23, in the third floor Board of Trustees room in Burns Hall on the Bentonville campus. Open the attached flier for information about the Monday session.

Highlights of the March 18-27 trip, organized by Collette Vacations, will include Rome, Venice and Murano Island. Travelers will depart from Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) and board the return flight at Milan, Italy.

Individuals wanting to know more about the trip are welcome to attend the informational session. Those interested in attending the session can RSVP to Jean Anderson at the NWACC Foundation at 479-619-4208 or janderson@nwacc.edu.

June 24 Deadline to Order from Supply Web Until July 1

June 24 is the last day to order any interoffice supplies from Supply Web until July 1, 2014.

Shipping/Receiving will be functionally closed June 25-26, 2014 for end-of-year inventory and reconciliations.

UA Global Campus Recruiter Comes to NWACC on Tuesday

Interested in continuing a degree online?

Rebel Smith, a recruiter for University of Arkansas’ Global Campus, will be at the “Transfer Information” desk (2nd floor of Student Center) on Tuesday, June 24, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come visit with Rebel about opportunities for continuing your education after graduating from NWACC.

UA Global Campus also offers a number of master’s degrees. This is also a great opportunity for current NWACC employees to explore the possibility of pursuing a higher degree online.

Surplus Equipment Available

In need of some new office equipment or furniture?  Don’t have any money in your budget?  Well, we have a solution for YOU!  The surplus assets webpage has all kinds of items from which you can choose and it won’t cost you a penny!  These items are for college use only.

These items are stored at the physical plant and are in good shape.  The page will be updated periodically as items come and go.  If this is sounding like it’s right up your alley, then here is how you get to the amazing page:

• Log into myNWACCconnection
• Click on “My Communities” (looks like a circle of people at the top left)
• A drop down menu will pop up and you will scroll over “Surplus Assets”
• Click on the pop out that says “Private Pages (1)”
• This takes you to the page.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mark Slavik at mslavik1@nwacc.edu or ext. 4238.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays

The Testing Center now has available hours for classroom/distance learning tests on Saturdays.

Testing will be in the Center for Health Professions from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. every Saturday through July 27 (excluding July 5).  Students can schedule their tests through the NWACC Testing Appointment Scheduler.

NWACC — Get Your Groove On!

Distance Learning will be making a collegewide video this summer to the tune of “Happy” by Pharrell Williams! Our video team will be roaming the campus over the next few weeks taking footage of our happy NWACC folks, faculty, staff, and students. Participation is voluntary, but we hope that everyone will show us some moves! If you want to organize a group and schedule a time to have your video clip made, contact Aimee Crawford at acrawford9@nwacc.edu. The finished video will be shown at the Fall Forum.

Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures 

Due to fiscal year-end procedures, the Treasurer’s Office will not accept in-person or online payments on Monday, June 30. Our payment systems will resume normal activity mid-morning on Tuesday, July 1.

Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

Caribbean Societies — a success in the spring of 2014 — is offered again in the fall. The TRANSFERABLE course is an inside look at selected countries of the region through the writings of Caribbean authors, and filmmakers. For additional information, contact: Dr. Yanick St. Jean at ystjean@nwacc.edu.

A related flier is attached.

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

 

 

June 19, 2014

• Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine on June 19 (today)
• Burns Hall Restroom Renovation Underway
• Surplus Equipment Available
• June 24 Deadline to Order from Supply Web Until July 1
• Informational Session Planned Regarding Italy Trip
• Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays
• NWACC — Get Your Groove On!
• Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures
• Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC
• First- and Third-Graders Needed for Paid Project at UA

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine on June 19

A Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine is planned for Thursday, June 19, from 3-4 p.m. in the Grants Room #BH2326.  It is a drop-in reception, and the NWACC community is invited to attend and wish Aaron well. June 19 is Aaron’s last day at NWACC.

Burns Hall Restroom Renovation Underway

Please be advised that the restrooms in Burns Hall near the Purchasing area (BH 1132 and BH1131) will be undergoing renovations for 30 days.

The renovations began Wednesday, June 18, 2014. The Operations Department apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause, and we appreciate your patience while the renovation is underway.

Surplus Equipment Available

In need of some new office equipment or furniture?  Don’t have any money in your budget?  Well, we have a solution for YOU!  The surplus assets webpage has all kinds of items from which you can choose and it won’t cost you a penny!  These items are for college use only.

These items are stored at the physical plant and are in good shape.  The page will be updated periodically as items come and go.  If this is sounding like it’s right up your alley, then here is how you get to the amazing page:

• Log into myNWACCconnection
• Click on “My Communities” (looks like a circle of people at the top left)
• A drop down menu will pop up and you will scroll over “Surplus Assets”
• Click on the pop out that says “Private Pages (1)”
• This takes you to the page.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mark Slavik at mslavik1@nwacc.edu or ext. 4238.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

June 24 Deadline to Order from Supply Web Until July 1

June 24 is the last day to order any interoffice supplies from Supply Web until July 1, 2014.

Shipping/Receiving will be functionally closed June 25-26, 2014 for end-of-year inventory and reconciliations.

Informational Session Planned Regarding Italy Trip

The NorthWest Arkansas Community College Foundation will present an informational session on June 23 regarding “Reflections of Italy,” a 10-day trip to the European nation planned for 2015.

The session will begin at 5:30 p.m., Monday, June 23, in the third floor Board of Trustees room in Burns Hall on the Bentonville campus. Open the attached flier for information about the Monday session.

Highlights of the March 18-27 trip, organized by Collette Vacations, will include Rome, Venice and Murano Island. Travelers will depart from Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) and board the return flight at Milan, Italy.

Individuals wanting to know more about the trip are welcome to attend the informational session. Those interested in attending the session can RSVP to Jean Anderson at the NWACC Foundation at 479-619-4208 or janderson@nwacc.edu.

Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays

The Testing Center now has available hours for classroom/distance learning tests on Saturdays.

Testing will be in the Center for Health Professions from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. every Saturday through July 27 (excluding July 5).  Students can schedule their tests through the NWACC Testing Appointment Scheduler.

NWACC — Get Your Groove On!

Distance Learning will be making a collegewide video this summer to the tune of “Happy” by Pharrell Williams! Our video team will be roaming the campus over the next few weeks taking footage of our happy NWACC folks, faculty, staff, and students. Participation is voluntary, but we hope that everyone will show us some moves! If you want to organize a group and schedule a time to have your video clip made, contact Aimee Crawford at acrawford9@nwacc.edu. The finished video will be shown at the Fall Forum.

Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures 

Due to fiscal year-end procedures, the Treasurer’s Office will not accept in-person or online payments on Monday, June 30. Our payment systems will resume normal activity mid-morning on Tuesday, July 1.

Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

Caribbean Societies — a success in the spring of 2014 — is offered again in the fall. The TRANSFERABLE course is an inside look at selected countries of the region through the writings of Caribbean authors, and filmmakers. For additional information, contact: Dr. Yanick St. Jean at ystjean@nwacc.edu.

A related flier is attached.

First- and Third-Graders Needed for Paid Project at UA

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking first-grade and third-grade students to participate in a fun interactive project designed to understand how children use their memories. The project takes place on the University of Arkansas campus and children receive a $20 gift card for their participation. Organizers say it’s fun and a great learning opportunity for children. For more information contact Kara Moore at knm005@email.uark.edu.

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

 

 

June 18, 2014

• Burns Hall Restroom Renovation Begins June 18 (today)
• Deadline for TR-1 Reimbursement Forms is Today (today)
• Pre-Nursing Advisement Session (today)
• Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine on June 19
• Surplus Equipment Available
• June 24 Deadline to Order from Supply Web Until July 1 (new)
• Informational Session Planned Regarding Italy Trip
• Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays (new)
• ‘Thank You’ Message from Heidi Migliori
• NWACC — Get Your Groove On!
• Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures
• Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC
• First- and Third-Graders Needed for Paid Project at UA
• NWACC in the News (2 new items)

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Burns Hall Restroom Renovation Begins (Today) June 18

Please be advised that the restrooms in Burns Hall near the Purchasing area (BH 1132 and BH1131) will be undergoing renovations for 30 days.

The renovations will begin on Wednesday, June 18, 2014. The Operations Department apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause, and we appreciate your patience while the renovation is underway.

Deadline for TR-1 Reimbursement Forms is Today

All TR-1 Reimbursement Forms must be received by Wednesday, June 18, 2014.

Please submit all FY 2014 TR-1 reimbursement forms no later than Wednesday, June 18, 2014. This includes travel reimbursements, mileage reimbursements and cell phone allowances. All of these expenses must be expensed in the fiscal year they were incurred.

For information, contact Diane Gower, Travel Accountant, at 479-619-4378 or dgower@nwacc.edu

Pre-Nursing Advisement Session

Please join the Nursing department on Wednesday June 18, from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. for our Pre-Nursing Student Advisement Session in the Center for Health Professions room 1013.

The Nursing Department strongly encourages all pre-nursing students or individuals interested in finding out more information about our Nursing program to attend. Please feel free to bring a guest or support person. Please do not bring young children. At the sessions, you will meet the Academic Advisor for Health Professions who will help guide you through the general education courses to get your ready to apply for admission to the Nursing program. Advising sessions are designed to help students meet the eligibility requirements of the Nursing Program.

Registration is not required. These are not drop-in sessions, so those attending are asked to please be on time. Students are encouraged to arrive 5-10 minutes ahead of time.

Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine on June 19

A Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine is planned for Thursday, June 19, from 3-4 p.m. in the Grants Room #BH2326.  It is a drop-in reception, and the NWACC community is invited to attend and wish Aaron well. June 19 is Aaron’s last day at NWACC.

Surplus Equipment Available

In need of some new office equipment or furniture?  Don’t have any money in your budget?  Well, we have a solution for YOU!  The surplus assets webpage has all kinds of items from which you can choose and it won’t cost you a penny!  These items are for college use only.

These items are stored at the physical plant and are in good shape.  The page will be updated periodically as items come and go.  If this is sounding like it’s right up your alley, then here is how you get to the amazing page:

• Log into myNWACCconnection
• Click on “My Communities” (looks like a circle of people at the top left)
• A drop down menu will pop up and you will scroll over “Surplus Assets”
• Click on the pop out that says “Private Pages (1)”
• This takes you to the page.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mark Slavik at mslavik1@nwacc.edu or ext. 4238.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

June 24 Deadline to Order from Supply Web Until July 1

June 24 is the last day to order any interoffice supplies from Supply Web until July 1, 2014.

Shipping/Receiving will be functionally closed June 25-26, 2014 for end-of-year inventory and reconciliations.

Informational Session Planned Regarding Italy Trip

The NorthWest Arkansas Community College Foundation will present an informational session on June 23 regarding “Reflections of Italy,” a 10-day trip to the European nation planned for 2015.

The session will begin at 5:30 p.m., Monday, June 23, in the third floor Board of Trustees room in Burns Hall on the Bentonville campus. Open the attached flier for information about the Monday session.

Highlights of the March 18-27 trip, organized by Collette Vacations, will include Rome, Venice and Murano Island. Travelers will depart from Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) and board the return flight at Milan, Italy.

Individuals wanting to know more about the trip are welcome to attend the informational session. Those interested in attending the session can RSVP to Jean Anderson at the NWACC Foundation at 479-619-4208 or janderson@nwacc.edu.

Testing Center Has Available Hours on Saturdays

The Testing Center now has available hours for classroom/distance learning tests on Saturdays.

Testing will be in the Center for Health Professions from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. every Saturday through July 27 (excluding July 5).  Students can schedule their tests through the NWACC Testing Appointment Scheduler.

‘Thank You’ Message from Heidi Migliori

Words cannot express the gratitude that I have in my heart for the people who care so much about others that they work with.  The cards and letters that have offered support and prayers during this difficult time for our family has been overwhelming.  We have been blessed by your words and prayers of comfort.  Thank you all very much for your kindness, generosity, support, and attendance at Timothy’s funeral.  The Lord has made us strong and we are grateful to all the loving arms that he has shared with us during this time.

NWACC — Get Your Groove On!

Distance Learning will be making a collegewide video this summer to the tune of “Happy” by Pharrell Williams! Our video team will be roaming the campus over the next few weeks taking footage of our happy NWACC folks, faculty, staff, and students. Participation is voluntary, but we hope that everyone will show us some moves! If you want to organize a group and schedule a time to have your video clip made, contact Aimee Crawford at acrawford9@nwacc.edu. The finished video will be shown at the Fall Forum.

Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures 

Due to fiscal year-end procedures, the Treasurer’s Office will not accept in-person or online payments on Monday, June 30. Our payment systems will resume normal activity mid-morning on Tuesday, July 1.

Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

Caribbean Societies — a success in the spring of 2014 — is offered again in the fall. The TRANSFERABLE course is an inside look at selected countries of the region through the writings of Caribbean authors, and filmmakers. For additional information, contact: Dr. Yanick St. Jean at ystjean@nwacc.edu.

A related flier is attached.

First- and Third-Graders Needed for Paid Project at UA

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking first-grade and third-grade students to participate in a fun interactive project designed to understand how children use their memories. The project takes place on the University of Arkansas campus and children receive a $20 gift card for their participation. Organizers say it’s fun and a great learning opportunity for children. For more information contact Kara Moore at knm005@email.uark.edu.

NWACC in the News

Benton County Daily Record

Grant Means College for Rogers Tech Students

College Eyes Disabilities Program

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

 

 

June 17, 2014

• Burns Hall Restroom Renovation Begins June 18 (new)
• Deadline for TR-1 Reimbursement Forms
• Pre-Nursing Advisement Session
• Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine on June 19
• ‘Thank You’ Message from Heidi Migliori (new)
• NWACC — Get Your Groove On! (updated)
• Club Team Coach Retiring; Hoskins to Assume Role (new)
• Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures (new)
• Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC
• Hull Dermatology Seeking Patients for Acne Study
• First- and Third-Graders Needed for Paid Project at UA

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Burns Hall Restroom Renovation Begins June 18

Please be advised that the restrooms in Burns Hall near the Purchasing area (BH 1132 and BH1131) will be undergoing renovations for 30 days.

The renovations will begin on Wednesday, June 18, 2014. The Operations Department apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause, and we appreciate your patience while the renovation is underway.

Deadline for TR-1 Reimbursement Forms

All TR-1 Reimbursement Forms must be received by Wednesday, June 18, 2014.

Please submit all FY 2014 TR-1 reimbursement forms no later than Wednesday, June 18, 2014. This includes travel reimbursements, mileage reimbursements and cell phone allowances. All of these expenses must be expensed in the fiscal year they were incurred.

For information, contact Diane Gower, Travel Accountant, at 479-619-4378 or dgower@nwacc.edu

Pre-Nursing Advisement Session

Please join the Nursing department on Wednesday June 18, from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. for our Pre-Nursing Student Advisement Session in the Center for Health Professions room 1013.

The Nursing Department strongly encourages all pre-nursing students or individuals interested in finding out more information about our Nursing program to attend. Please feel free to bring a guest or support person. Please do not bring young children. At the sessions, you will meet the Academic Advisor for Health Professions who will help guide you through the general education courses to get your ready to apply for admission to the Nursing program. Advising sessions are designed to help students meet the eligibility requirements of the Nursing Program.

Registration is not required. These are not drop-in sessions, so those attending are asked to please be on time. Students are encouraged to arrive 5-10 minutes ahead of time.

Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine on June 19

A Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine is planned for Thursday, June 19, from 3-4 p.m. in the Grants Room #BH2326.  It is a drop-in reception, and the NWACC community is invited to attend and wish Aaron well. June 19 is Aaron’s last day at NWACC.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

‘Thank You’ Message from Heidi Migliori

Words cannot express the gratitude that I have in my heart for the people who care so much about others that they work with.  The cards and letters that have offered support and prayers during this difficult time for our family has been overwhelming.  We have been blessed by your words and prayers of comfort.  Thank you all very much for your kindness, generosity, support, and attendance at Timothy’s funeral.  The Lord has made us strong and we are grateful to all the loving arms that he has shared with us during this time.

NWACC — Get Your Groove On!; New Contact Information

Distance Learning will be making a collegewide video this summer to the tune of “Happy” by Pharrell Williams! Our video team will be roaming the campus over the next few weeks taking footage of our happy NWACC folks, faculty, staff, and students. Participation is voluntary, but we hope that everyone will show us some moves! If you want to organize a group and schedule a time to have your video clip made, contact Aimee Crawford at acrawford9@nwacc.edu. The finished video will be shown at the Fall Forum.

Club Team Coach Retiring; Hoskins to Assume Role

Jack Koelbl, who has served 22 years as a high school and college fast pitch softball coach in Ohio, Arkansas and other states, is retiring as the NWACC fast pitch softball club team coach.

Brian Hoskins will assume the position for the club team.

Thanks, Coach K! Good luck, Coach Hoskins!

Treasurer’s Office & June 30 Fiscal Year-End Procedures 

Due to fiscal year-end procedures, the Treasurer’s Office will not accept in-person or online payments on Monday, June 30. Our payment systems will resume normal activity mid-morning on Tuesday, July 1.

Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

Caribbean Societies — a success in the spring of 2014 — is offered again in the fall. The TRANSFERABLE course is an inside look at selected countries of the region through the writings of Caribbean authors, and filmmakers. For additional information, contact: Dr. Yanick St. Jean at ystjean@nwacc.edu.

A related flier is attached.

Hull Dermatology Seeking Patients for Acne Study

Hull Dermatology is seeking individuals who may wish to participate in an acne study. A related flier with more information is attached.

First- and Third-Graders Needed for Paid Project at UA

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking first-grade and third-grade students to participate in a fun interactive project designed to understand how children use their memories. The project takes place on the University of Arkansas campus and children receive a $20 gift card for their participation. Organizers say it’s fun and a great learning opportunity for children. For more information contact Kara Moore at knm005@email.uark.edu.

 

 

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

 

 

June 16, 2014

• Parking Renewals Using Payroll Deduction (today)
• Deadline for TR-1 Reimbursement Forms
• Pre-Nursing Advisement Session
• Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine on June 19
• NWACC — Get Your Groove On! (new)
• Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC
• Hull Dermatology Seeking Patients for Acne Study (returning item)
• First- and Third-Graders Needed for Paid Project at UA (new)
• NWACC in the News (4 new items)

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Parking Renewals Using Payroll Deduction

For those of you who pay for your parking hang tag using payroll deduction, it is time to renew.  If you renew your parking by cash or check, we will notify you when that option is available.

We are hoping to receive most of the renewals by June 16, so please make your submission as soon as possible.

Go to:  http://inet.nwacc.edu/parkingForm.php, enter your user ID and password, complete the form and submit.  Remember to print a copy as your receipt.  We will notify everyone when the hangtags, which will be new this year, will be available.

Deadline for TR-1 Reimbursement Forms

All TR-1 Reimbursement Forms must be received by Wednesday, June 18, 2014.

Please submit all FY 2014 TR-1 reimbursement forms no later than Wednesday, June 18, 2014. This includes travel reimbursements, mileage reimbursements and cell phone allowances. All of these expenses must be expensed in the fiscal year they were incurred.

For information, contact Diane Gower, Travel Accountant, at 479-619-4378 or dgower@nwacc.edu

Pre-Nursing Advisement Session

Please join the Nursing department on Wednesday June 18, from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. for our Pre-Nursing Student Advisement Session in the Center for Health Professions room 1013.

The Nursing Department strongly encourages all pre-nursing students or individuals interested in finding out more information about our Nursing program to attend. Please feel free to bring a guest or support person. Please do not bring young children. At the sessions, you will meet the Academic Advisor for Health Professions who will help guide you through the general education courses to get your ready to apply for admission to the Nursing program. Advising sessions are designed to help students meet the eligibility requirements of the Nursing Program.

Registration is not required. These are not drop-in sessions, so those attending are asked to please be on time. Students are encouraged to arrive 5-10 minutes ahead of time.

Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine on June 19

A Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine is planned for Thursday, June 19, from 3-4 p.m. in the Grants Room #BH2326.  It is a drop-in reception, and the NWACC community is invited to attend and wish Aaron well. June 19 is Aaron’s last day at NWACC.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

NWACC — Get Your Groove On!

Distance Learning will be making a collegewide video this summer to the tune of “Happy” by Pharrell Williams! Our video team will be roaming the campus over the next few weeks taking footage of our happy NWACC folks, faculty, staff, and students. Participation is voluntary, but we hope that everyone will show us some moves! If you want to organize a group and schedule a time to have your video clip made, contact Lucas Paxton at lpaxton@nwacc.edu The finished video will be shown at the Fall Forum.

Caribbean Societies: Fall 2014 at NWACC

Caribbean Societies — a success in the spring of 2014 — is offered again in the fall. The TRANSFERABLE course is an inside look at selected countries of the region through the writings of Caribbean authors, and filmmakers. For additional information, contact: Dr. Yanick St. Jean at ystjean@nwacc.edu.

A related flier is attached.

Hull Dermatology Seeking Patients for Acne Study

Hull Dermatology is seeking individuals who may wish to participate in an acne study. A related flier with more information is attached.

First- and Third-Graders Needed for Paid Project at UA

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking first-grade and third-grade students to participate in a fun interactive project designed to understand how children use their memories. The project takes place on the University of Arkansas campus and children receive a $20 gift card for their participation. Organizers say it’s fun and a great learning opportunity for children. For more information contact Kara Moore at knm005@email.uark.edu.

NWACC in the News

 Benton County Daily Record

NWACC Offers Tuition Help for Veterans

NWACC Back in Black

Commentary by Dr. Jorgenson: College Eager to Help Veterans

Educators: Life Experience Barrier to Low-Income Students

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

 

 

June 12, 2014

• Black Music Month Film Festival on Campus (today)
• Parking Renewals Using Payroll Deduction
• Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine on June 19
• New Phone # for Admissions and Advising
• Deadline for TR-1 Reimbursement Forms
• Pre-Nursing Advisement Session
• NWACC in the News (new item)

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Black Music Month Film Festival on Campus

Northwest Arkansas Events Unlimited is pleased to announce a three-evening Black Music Month Film Festival at Northwest Arkansas Community College in Bentonville featuring free screenings open to the entire public of award-winning musical documentaries including PBS’ Independent Lens series “Muscle Shoals” on Thursday, June 12.

The award winning documentary, “Standing in the Shadows of Motown,” will also be screened at NWACC on Tuesday, June 24, at 6\ p.m. “Twenty Feet from Stardom,” will be shown Thursday, June 26. All screenings will all be held at Northwest Arkansas Community College’s Shewmaker Center for Workforce Technologies located at 1000 S.E. Eagle Way, beginning nightly at 6 p.m.

A related flier is attached.

Parking Renewals Using Payroll Deduction

For those of you who pay for your parking hang tag using payroll deduction, it is time to renew.  If you renew your parking by cash or check, we will notify you when that option is available.

We are hoping to receive most of the renewals by June 16, so please make your submission as soon as possible.

Go to:  http://inet.nwacc.edu/parkingForm.php, enter your user ID and password, complete the form and submit.  Remember to print a copy as your receipt.  We will notify everyone when the hangtags, which will be new this year, will be available.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine on June 19

A Farewell Reception for Aaron Divine is planned for Thursday, June 19, from 3-4 p.m. in the Grants Room #BH2326.  It is a drop-in reception, and the NWACC community is invited to attend and wish Aaron well. June 19 is Aaron’s last day at NWACC.

New Phone # for Admissions and Advising

We will be slowly phasing out the old admissions number of (479) 619-4167 (it will remain active for a transitional period). However, all calls or transfers for Admissions and Advising should be directed to (479) 619-4324. This is the number that will appear on all promotional material as we reprint items, etc.

Please avoid directing students to (479) 619-4167 – this will help us more effectively phase out that old number.

Deadline for TR-1 Reimbursement Forms

All TR-1 Reimbursement Forms must be received by Wednesday, June 18, 2014.

Please submit all FY 2014 TR-1 reimbursement forms no later than Wednesday, June 18, 2014. This includes travel reimbursements, mileage reimbursements and cell phone allowances. All of these expenses must be expensed in the fiscal year they were incurred.

For information, contact Diane Gower, Travel Accountant, at 479-619-4378 or dgower@nwacc.edu

Pre-Nursing Advisement Session

Please join the Nursing department on Wednesday June 18, from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. for our Pre-Nursing Student Advisement Session in the Center for Health Professions room 1013.

The Nursing Department strongly encourages all pre-nursing students or individuals interested in finding out more information about our Nursing program to attend. Please feel free to bring a guest or support person. Please do not bring young children. At the sessions, you will meet the Academic Advisor for Health Professions who will help guide you through the general education courses to get your ready to apply for admission to the Nursing program. Advising sessions are designed to help students meet the eligibility requirements of the Nursing Program.

Registration is not required. These are not drop-in sessions, so those attending are asked to please be on time. Students are encouraged to arrive 5-10 minutes ahead of time.

NWACC in the News

NWACC awards scholarships to two GED graduates

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC