- ASC Intersession & Summer I Schedule
- Summer I Food Court Hours
- Writing Center Open
- NWACC, UA Representatives to Sign Agreement Thursday (TODAY)
- Travel Deadlines for End of Fiscal Year 2015 (TODAY)
- Purchasing Deadlines for End of Fiscal Year 2015 (TODAY)
- Walton College of Business Academic Advisor Will Be on Campus June 3 (new)
- Informational Session Planned about Costa Rica Trip on June 2
- Testing Center Work Study Positions
- Washington County Work Study Positions
- May is Lions Club International “Recycle for Sight” Month!
- Health Information Management Applications
- Respiratory Therapy Applications
THIS WEEK AT NWACC:
ASC Intersession & Summer I Schedule
Academic Success Center ISummer I Schedule:
- Tutoring Services resumed on May 26, 8 a.m.-6 p,.m. Monday-Thursday.
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Summer I Food Court Hours
The Summer I Food Court, Bookstore and ReCharge U hours of operation are as follows:
- Bookstore and ReCharge U: Monday-Thursday 8:00-4:30
- Kennedy Coffee: Monday -Thursday 7:30-10:30
- Lindy’s: Monday-Thursday 7:30-1:30
- Chick-Fil-A: Closed for the summer.
Summer II hours for food court vendors will be determined at a later date.
Writing Center Open
The Writing Center opened Tuesday, May 26, in Burns Hall 1003 for Summer 1. We will be open from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday to help students with their writing assignments. Our email service is also available through the Writing Center website.
Students, come take advantage of this valuable resource.
NWACC, UA Representatives to Sign Agreement Thursday
Representatives from NWACC and the University of Arkansas will gather at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 28, for the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the two institutions. The agreement pertains to transferring courses from NWACC to UA in the Child Advocacy Studies curriculum.
The signing event will be in the Mock Courtroom of the Melba Shewmaker Southern Region National Child Protection Training Center, and the college community is invited to attend.
Travel Deadlines for End of Fiscal Year 2015
Travel Requisitions – All travel requisitions must be received by Thursday, May 28, 2015.
Please finalize your FY 2015 travel plans this month and submit all new requests to the Travel Accountant by May 28th. Only emergencies will be considered after this date. All travel occurring after July 1st for FY 2016 will be processed beginning July 1, 2015, unless there is an early bird discount for completion prior to July 1st.
Please submit all FY 2015 TR-1 Reimbursement forms no later than Wednesday, June 11, 2015.
This includes travel and mileage reimbursements. All of these expenses must be expensed in the fiscal year they were incurred.
Any questions can be directed to Diane Gower (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Thank you for your cooperation.
Director, Treasury Services
Purchasing Deadlines for End of Fiscal Year 2015
May 28 is the deadline for ALL Purchase Requisitions. This date applies to the submission of purchase requisitions to the Purchasing Department. All requisitions that arrive to the Purchasing Department after May 28th will be held and processed July 1st for Fiscal Year 2016. Only justified emergency orders will be considered after this date. Emergency orders are products and services that are essential to the operations of the College and servicing of the students.
Please feel welcome to contact the Purchasing Department with any questions or inquiries. Our department will work to ensure that everyone’s needs are taken care of in a timely manner as we approach the fiscal year’s end.
June 23 is the last day to order any inter-office supplies from the Supply Web until July 1, 2015.
Shipping/Receiving will be functionally closed June 25, 2015, for end-of-year inventory and reconciliations.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Jack Thompson, Executive Director of Operations
Walton College of Business Academic Advisor Will Be on Campus June 3
Students: Are you planning to transfer to the Walton College of Business?
Would you like to meet with an Academic Advisor from WCOB? Have you completed 30+ credit hours? If you have said “YES” to all of these questions, then please send an email to Christy Reynolds at email@example.com for an appointment on June 3 to meet with the UofA Advisor.
Please include your student ID and what you plan to major in at the UofA in the email. We look forward to answering all your questions.
Informational Session Planned about Costa Rica Trip on June 2
The NorthWest Arkansas Community College Foundation will present an informational session on June 2 regarding “Tropical Costa Rica,” a nine-day trip to the Central American nation planned for 2016.
The session will begin at 5:30 p.m. June 2 in the third floor Board of Trustees room.
The Costa Rica trip will be Feb. 20-28, 2016. Through a partnership with Collette, a respected travel organization, a portion of the travel fare supports the NWACC Foundation. The tour highlights include San Jose, Doka Coffee Estate, Guanacaste, Monteverde Cloud Forest, Arenal Volcano, Lake Arenal Cruise, Cano Nego Refuge, and Tortuguero National Park. The nine-day trip includes 14 meals. An optional four days, three-night Jungle Adventure post-tour extension is available. Additional information and photos can be found at this link: http://www.gocollette.com/tours/south-america/costa-rica/tropical-costa-rica
Individuals wanting to know more about the trip or who are ready to sign up for the travel opportunity 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Testing Center Work Study Positions
The Testing Center is seeking to hire two work study positions.
If you know a student who is looking for experience in an office setting and gaining people, skills please apply. Please contact the Testing Center 479-619-4354 with questions and email resumes to email@example.com.
Washington County Work Study Positions
The Washington County Center currently has 2 openings in Washington County for work-study students.
Applicants must be eligible for financial aid. Students can work up to 15 hours per week, and we work around your work schedule.
Please contact Paula Carollo at firstname.lastname@example.org, or at 479-927-3330 for additional information.
May is Lions Club International ‘Recycle for Sight’ Month!
Millions of people all over the world lack access to basic eye care services. During the month of May, the NWACC Disability Resource Center will be participating in “Recycle for Sight” month through the Lions Club International.
We will be collecting eyeglasses, reading glasses, frames, and SUNGLASSES, too, to help those in developing nations who do not have the resources to buy them. Please help by donating your unused glasses! A collection box will be in the Disability Resource Center (Student Center, 114) through June 1.
Health Information Management Applications
Health Information Management (HIM) applications are now available on the HIM page of the NWACC website. The HIM department will be taking applications through July 1. Students accepted will begin Fall 2015.
To apply, students will need their NWACC username and password. For further questions regarding the HIM application, please contact HPapps@nwacc.edu
Respiratory Therapy Applications
The Respiratory Therapy applications are now available on the RT page of the NWACC website. Applications will be taken through July 1, 2015. Students accepted will begin Fall 2015.
To apply, students will need their NWACC user name and password. There are no paper applications.
For further questions regarding the Respiratory Therapy application, please contact HPapps@nwacc.edu