June 30, 2015

  • Occupational & Life Skills (OLS®) Information Sessions (TODAY)
  • Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1
  • Afternoon Tech Breaks Starting July 7
  • Informational Session Planned Regarding Costa Rica Trip
  • Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!
  • Work-Study Opportunities Available
  • Health Information Management Applications
  • Respiratory Therapy Applications
  • NWACC in the News (1 new item)

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Occupational & Life Skills (OLS®) Information Sessions

OLS® at NorthWest Arkansas Community College is an innovative associate degree. This program gives adults with cognitive disabilities the opportunity to obtain an accredited college degree that leads to post-graduation employment rates well above the national average.

OLS® students complete courses in occupational and life skills. During these courses, OLS® students create a career pathway over a three-year period that is specific to their skills, strengths, and passions. An internship of 270 hours related to their career pathway is completed during their last two semesters.

Upcoming Information Sessions:

1. June 30, 2015 at 6 p.m. (Center for Health Professions, #1054)

2. July 6, 2015 at 7 p.m. (Center for Health Professions, #1054)

RSVP to attend at OLS@nwacc.edu or 479.619.4285.

A related flier is attached.

Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1

Beginning July 1, 2015, the cost for an official NWACC transcripts will be $5.00.

Transcript requests and payment will be made via the request form in My NWACC Connection. Students may also view and print unofficial transcripts from My NWACC Connection at no charge.

Students will receive one free transcript upon graduation.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Afternoon Tech Breaks Starting July 7

IT will be starting a series of short tech breaks next week (beginning Tuesday, July 7) and will be offering these sessions weekly.

Each week a different topic will be covered, and the emphasis will be on sharing little snippets of information (tips and tricks or did you know?) that might be helpful to employees.  The sessions will be about 20 – 30 minutes long, and each session will be offered twice a week on different days.

A related flier contains additional information.

Informational Session Planned Regarding Costa Rica Trip

The NWACC Foundation will present a free informational session on July 16 at NorthWest Arkansas Community College regarding “Tropical Costa Rica,” a nine-day trip to the Central American nation planned for 2016.

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-day, three-night Jungle Adventure post-tour extension is available.

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 janderson@nwacc.edu.

Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!

Please share your voice! We are looking for members of the NWACC family to participate as members of the iGive Campaign Leadership Team.

Leaders will work as a group to plan and put on the annual event this fall. iGive is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to participate in the College’s philanthropic efforts which support the employee assistance fund, student scholarships, program efforts, facility needs, and the unrestricted fund. It’s also a time to celebrate our campus community and highlight all of our programmatic efforts and needs as a College.

To join or get more details, please contact Amy Benincosa at (479) 619-4321 or abenincosa@nwacc.edu

Work-Study Opportunities Available

A number of work-study opportunities are available at NWACC locations, including a new listing for a work-study serving in the policy, risk and compliance area. Open this link for the complete listing. A flier related to the first item, Nursing, can be found here.

Health Information Management Applications

Health Information Management (HIM) applications are now available on the HIM page of the NWACC website. The HIM department is currently taking applications for 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

NWACC IN THE NEWS:

The City Wire:

NWACC names O’Donohoe as director for new life skills program

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

June 29, 2015

  • American Public University Representative Visits Transfer Desk on Monday (TODAY)
  • Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1
  • Afternoon Tech Breaks Starting July 7 (new)
  • Informational Session Planned Regarding Costa Rica Trip (new)
  • Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!
  • Work-Study Opportunities Available
  • Health Information Management Applications
  • Respiratory Therapy Applications

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

American Public University Representative Visits Transfer Desk on Monday

Chris Eads, College Outreach Coordinator with American Public University, will be stationed at the Transfer Information Desk from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Monday, June 29.

APU works with NWACC students to ensure completion of the two-year degree before moving on to complete a four-year degree.  If you are interested in learning more about this fully-online university, please make plans to drop by for a visit with Chris.

Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1

Beginning July 1, 2015, the cost for an official NWACC transcripts will be $5.00.

Transcript requests and payment will be made via the request form in My NWACC Connection. Students may also view and print unofficial transcripts from My NWACC Connection at no charge.

Students will receive one free transcript upon graduation.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Afternoon Tech Breaks Starting July 7

IT will be starting a series of short tech breaks next week (beginning Tuesday, July 7) and will be offering these sessions weekly.

Each week a different topic will be covered, and the emphasis will be on sharing little snippets of information (tips and tricks or did you know?) that might be helpful to employees.  The sessions will be about 20 – 30 minutes long, and each session will be offered twice a week on different days.

A related flier contains additional information.

Informational Session Planned Regarding Costa Rica Trip

The NWACC Foundation will present a free informational session on July 16 at NorthWest Arkansas Community College regarding “Tropical Costa Rica,” a nine-day trip to the Central American nation planned for 2016.

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-day, three-night Jungle Adventure post-tour extension is available.

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 janderson@nwacc.edu.

Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!

Please share your voice! We are looking for members of the NWACC family to participate as members of the iGive Campaign Leadership Team.

Leaders will work as a group to plan and put on the annual event this fall. iGive is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to participate in the College’s philanthropic efforts which support the employee assistance fund, student scholarships, program efforts, facility needs, and the unrestricted fund. It’s also a time to celebrate our campus community and highlight all of our programmatic efforts and needs as a College.

To join or get more details, please contact Amy Benincosa at (479) 619-4321 or abenincosa@nwacc.edu

Work-Study Opportunities Available

A number of work-study opportunities are available at NWACC locations, including a new listing for a work-study serving in the culinary arts and hospitality area. Open this link for the complete listing. A flier related to the first item, Nursing, can be found here.

Health Information Management Applications

Health Information Management (HIM) applications are now available on the HIM page of the NWACC website. The HIM department is currently taking applications for 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

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

June 25, 2015

  • American Public University Representative Visits Transfer Desk on Monday
  • Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hang Tags (Deadlines today and Friday)
  • Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1
  • Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!
  • Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances (Deadline today)
  • Work-Study Opportunities Available
  • Health Information Management Applications
  • Respiratory Therapy Applications
  • NWACC in the News (2 new items)
  • Trivia Answers from Wednesday

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

American Public University Representative Visits Transfer Desk on Monday

Chris Eads, College Outreach Coordinator with American Public University, will be stationed at the Transfer Information Desk from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Monday, June 29.

APU works with NWACC students to ensure completion of the two-year degree before moving on to complete a four-year degree.  If you are interested in learning more about this fully-online university, please make plans to drop by for a visit with Chris.

Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hang Tags

GENERAL PARKING

Full and Part Time Faculty and Staff

  1. The $5 annual fee is automatically payroll deducted from your paycheck on August 7, 2015.  There is no form to complete.
  2. If you do not utilize NWACC parking please “opt-out” by notifying payroll:  payroll@nwacc.edu no later than 4:30 p.m. central time June 26, 2015.
  3. Pick up your hang tag on or after August 1, 2015, from the Department of Public Safety located in Burns Hall front entrance.

RESERVED PARKING – RENEWALS

Full Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Your parking fee is automatically payroll deducted.  There is no form to complete.  Please advise Cheri Kahle by close of business 4:30 pm central time June 25, 2015, at ckahle@nwacc.edu if you do not wish to renew.

Part-Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Pay for your space for the full year at the Cashier’s Office after August 7, 2015, located on the second floor of the Becky Paneitz Student Services Center;
  2. Take your paid receipt to Cheri Kahle located in Burns Hall Room 1206 and she will issue your 2015-16 hang tag.

RESERVED PARKING –  NEW

Employees interested in reserving a parking space for 2015-16 fiscal year should contact Cheri Kahle at 619-3122 or ckahle@nwacc.edu.

Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1

Beginning July 1, 2015, the cost for an official NWACC transcripts will be $5.00.

Transcript requests and payment will be made via the request form in My NWACC Connection. Students may also view and print unofficial transcripts from My NWACC Connection at no charge.

Students will receive one free transcript upon graduation.

Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!

Please share your voice! We are looking for members of the NWACC family to participate as members of the iGive Campaign Leadership Team.

Leaders will work as a group to plan and put on the annual event this fall. iGive is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to participate in the College’s philanthropic efforts which support the employee assistance fund, student scholarships, program efforts, facility needs, and the unrestricted fund. It’s also a time to celebrate our campus community and highlight all of our programmatic efforts and needs as a College.

To join or get more details, please contact Amy Benincosa at (479) 619-4321 or abenincosa@nwacc.edu

Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances

Mobile device allowances will expire at the June 30th year end.  To be eligible for renewal, you must have a business need for the device and must submit a Mobile Device Allowance Request Form to your Department Head and Cabinet Representative for approval.

The approved forms must be turned into the Controller’s Office no later than June 25 in order to be processed by Payroll for the July reimbursement.

Following is the link for the Mobile Device Allowance Request Form:

http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeservices/PolicyforAS/FinancialOperations/WirelessCommunicationDeviceAllowanceRequestFormweb.pdf

Please feel welcome to contact Rai Starr or Sandi Goodenow in Accounting with any questions.

Thank you!

Work-Study Opportunities Available

A number of work-study opportunities are available at NWACC locations, including a new listing for a work-study serving in the culinary arts and hospitality area. Open this link for the complete listing. A flier related to the first item, Nursing, can be found here.

Health Information Management Applications

Health Information Management (HIM) applications are now available on the HIM page of the NWACC website. The HIM department is currently taking applications for 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

NWACC in the News:

The City Wire

(NWACC is a sponsor of the boot camp covered in the article at the link below)

Teens study entrepreneurship at boot camp held in Fayetteville

Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

(The poverty simulation referenced below was held on the NWACC campus and organized by United Way and NWACC’s Career Pathways program.)

Role of child living in poverty filled with hardships, emotion

TRIVIA ANSWERS FROM WEDNESDAY:

1. Summer Breeze

2. Porgy & Bess

3. China

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

June 24, 2015

  • Writing Center Open for Summer 1
  • Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule
  • American Public University Representative Visits Transfer Desk on Monday
  • Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hang Tags
  • Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1
  • Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!
  • Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances
  • Work-Study Opportunities Available
  • Health Information Management Applications
  • Respiratory Therapy Applications

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Writing Center Open for Summer 1

Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

American Public University Representative Visits Transfer Desk on Monday

Chris Eads, College Outreach Coordinator with American Public University, will be stationed at the Transfer Information Desk from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Monday, June 29.

APU works with NWACC students to ensure completion of the two-year degree before moving on to complete a four-year degree.  If you are interested in learning more about this fully-online university, please make plans to drop by for a visit with Chris.

Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hang Tags

GENERAL PARKING

Full and Part Time Faculty and Staff

  1. The $5 annual fee is automatically payroll deducted from your paycheck on August 7, 2015.  There is no form to complete.
  2. If you do not utilize NWACC parking please “opt-out” by notifying payroll:  payroll@nwacc.edu no later than 4:30 p.m. central time June 26, 2015.
  3. Pick up your hang tag on or after August 1, 2015, from the Department of Public Safety located in Burns Hall front entrance.

RESERVED PARKING – RENEWALS

Full Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Your parking fee is automatically payroll deducted.  There is no form to complete.  Please advise Cheri Kahle by close of business 4:30 pm central time June 25, 2015, at ckahle@nwacc.edu if you do not wish to renew.

Part-Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Pay for your space for the full year at the Cashier’s Office after August 7, 2015, located on the second floor of the Becky Paneitz Student Services Center;
  2. Take your paid receipt to Cheri Kahle located in Burns Hall Room 1206 and she will issue your 2015-16 hang tag.

RESERVED PARKING –  NEW

Employees interested in reserving a parking space for 2015-16 fiscal year should contact Cheri Kahle at 619-3122 or ckahle@nwacc.edu.

Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1

Beginning July 1, 2015, the cost for an official NWACC transcripts will be $5.00.

Transcript requests and payment will be made via the request form in My NWACC Connection. Students may also view and print unofficial transcripts from My NWACC Connection at no charge.

Students will receive one free transcript upon graduation.

Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!

Please share your voice! We are looking for members of the NWACC family to participate as members of the iGive Campaign Leadership Team.

Leaders will work as a group to plan and put on the annual event this fall. iGive is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to participate in the College’s philanthropic efforts which support the employee assistance fund, student scholarships, program efforts, facility needs, and the unrestricted fund. It’s also a time to celebrate our campus community and highlight all of our programmatic efforts and needs as a College.

To join or get more details, please contact Amy Benincosa at (479) 619-4321 or abenincosa@nwacc.edu

Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances

Mobile device allowances will expire at the June 30th year end.  To be eligible for renewal, you must have a business need for the device and must submit a Mobile Device Allowance Request Form to your Department Head and Cabinet Representative for approval.

The approved forms must be turned into the Controller’s Office no later than June 25 in order to be processed by Payroll for the July reimbursement.

Following is the link for the Mobile Device Allowance Request Form:

http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeservices/PolicyforAS/FinancialOperations/WirelessCommunicationDeviceAllowanceRequestFormweb.pdf

Please feel welcome to contact Rai Starr or Sandi Goodenow in Accounting with any questions.

Thank you!

Work-Study Opportunities Available

A number of work-study opportunities are available at NWACC locations, including a new listing for a work-study serving in the culinary arts and hospitality area. Open this link for the complete listing. A flier related to the first item, Nursing, can be found here.

Health Information Management Applications

Health Information Management (HIM) applications are now available on the HIM page of the NWACC website. The HIM department is currently taking applications for 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

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

June 23, 2015

  • Writing Center Open for Summer 1
  • Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule
  • American Public University Representative Visits Transfer Desk on Monday (new)
  • Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hang Tags
  • Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1
  • Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!
  • Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances
  • Work-Study Opportunities Available (updated)
  • Health Information Management Applications
  • Respiratory Therapy Applications

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Writing Center Open for Summer 1

Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

American Public University Representative Visits Transfer Desk on Monday

Chris Eads, College Outreach Coordinator with American Public University, will be stationed at the Transfer Information Desk from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Monday, June 29.

APU works with NWACC students to ensure completion of the two-year degree before moving on to complete a four-year degree.  If you are interested in learning more about this fully-online university, please make plans to drop by for a visit with Chris.

Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hang Tags

GENERAL PARKING

Full and Part Time Faculty and Staff

  1. The $5 annual fee is automatically payroll deducted from your paycheck on August 7, 2015.  There is no form to complete.
  2. If you do not utilize NWACC parking please “opt-out” by notifying payroll:  payroll@nwacc.edu no later than 4:30 p.m. central time June 26, 2015.
  3. Pick up your hang tag on or after August 1, 2015, from the Department of Public Safety located in Burns Hall front entrance.

RESERVED PARKING – RENEWALS

Full Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Your parking fee is automatically payroll deducted.  There is no form to complete.  Please advise Cheri Kahle by close of business 4:30 pm central time June 25, 2015, at ckahle@nwacc.edu if you do not wish to renew.

Part-Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Pay for your space for the full year at the Cashier’s Office after August 7, 2015, located on the second floor of the Becky Paneitz Student Services Center;
  2. Take your paid receipt to Cheri Kahle located in Burns Hall Room 1206 and she will issue your 2015-16 hang tag.

RESERVED PARKING –  NEW

Employees interested in reserving a parking space for 2015-16 fiscal year should contact Cheri Kahle at 619-3122 or ckahle@nwacc.edu.

Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1

Beginning July 1, 2015, the cost for an official NWACC transcripts will be $5.00.

Transcript requests and payment will be made via the request form in My NWACC Connection. Students may also view and print unofficial transcripts from My NWACC Connection at no charge.

Students will receive one free transcript upon graduation.

Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!

Please share your voice! We are looking for members of the NWACC family to participate as members of the iGive Campaign Leadership Team.

Leaders will work as a group to plan and put on the annual event this fall. iGive is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to participate in the College’s philanthropic efforts which support the employee assistance fund, student scholarships, program efforts, facility needs, and the unrestricted fund. It’s also a time to celebrate our campus community and highlight all of our programmatic efforts and needs as a College.

To join or get more details, please contact Amy Benincosa at (479) 619-4321 or abenincosa@nwacc.edu

Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances

Mobile device allowances will expire at the June 30th year end.  To be eligible for renewal, you must have a business need for the device and must submit a Mobile Device Allowance Request Form to your Department Head and Cabinet Representative for approval.

The approved forms must be turned into the Controller’s Office no later than June 25 in order to be processed by Payroll for the July reimbursement.

Following is the link for the Mobile Device Allowance Request Form:

http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeservices/PolicyforAS/FinancialOperations/WirelessCommunicationDeviceAllowanceRequestFormweb.pdf

Please feel welcome to contact Rai Starr or Sandi Goodenow in Accounting with any questions.

Thank you!

Work-Study Opportunities Available

A number of work-study opportunities are available at NWACC locations, including a new listing for a work-study serving in the culinary arts and hospitality area. Open this link for the complete listing. A flier related to the first item, Nursing, can be found here.

Health Information Management Applications

Health Information Management (HIM) applications are now available on the HIM page of the NWACC website. The HIM department is currently taking applications for 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

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

June 22, 2015

  • Writing Center Open for Summer 1
  • Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule
  • Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hang Tags
  • Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1
  • Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!
  • Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances
  • Work-Study Opportunities Available
  • Health Information Management Applications
  • Respiratory Therapy Applications
  • NWACC in the News (1 new item)

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

Writing Center Open for Summer 1

Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hang Tags

GENERAL PARKING

Full and Part Time Faculty and Staff

  1. The $5 annual fee is automatically payroll deducted from your paycheck on August 7, 2015.  There is no form to complete.
  2. If you do not utilize NWACC parking please “opt-out” by notifying payroll:  payroll@nwacc.edu no later than 4:30 p.m. central time June 26, 2015.
  3. Pick up your hang tag on or after August 1, 2015, from the Department of Public Safety located in Burns Hall front entrance.

RESERVED PARKING – RENEWALS

Full Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Your parking fee is automatically payroll deducted.  There is no form to complete.  Please advise Cheri Kahle by close of business 4:30 pm central time June 25, 2015, at ckahle@nwacc.edu if you do not wish to renew.

Part-Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Pay for your space for the full year at the Cashier’s Office after August 7, 2015, located on the second floor of the Becky Paneitz Student Services Center;
  2. Take your paid receipt to Cheri Kahle located in Burns Hall Room 1206 and she will issue your 2015-16 hang tag.

RESERVED PARKING –  NEW

Employees interested in reserving a parking space for 2015-16 fiscal year should contact Cheri Kahle at 619-3122 or ckahle@nwacc.edu.

Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1

Beginning July 1, 2015, the cost for an official NWACC transcripts will be $5.00.

Transcript requests and payment will be made via the request form in My NWACC Connection. Students may also view and print unofficial transcripts from My NWACC Connection at no charge.

Students will receive one free transcript upon graduation.

Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!

Please share your voice! We are looking for members of the NWACC family to participate as members of the iGive Campaign Leadership Team.

Leaders will work as a group to plan and put on the annual event this fall. iGive is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to participate in the College’s philanthropic efforts which support the employee assistance fund, student scholarships, program efforts, facility needs, and the unrestricted fund. It’s also a time to celebrate our campus community and highlight all of our programmatic efforts and needs as a College.

To join or get more details, please contact Amy Benincosa at (479) 619-4321 or abenincosa@nwacc.edu

Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances

Mobile device allowances will expire at the June 30th year end.  To be eligible for renewal, you must have a business need for the device and must submit a Mobile Device Allowance Request Form to your Department Head and Cabinet Representative for approval.

The approved forms must be turned into the Controller’s Office no later than June 25 in order to be processed by Payroll for the July reimbursement.

Following is the link for the Mobile Device Allowance Request Form:

http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeservices/PolicyforAS/FinancialOperations/WirelessCommunicationDeviceAllowanceRequestFormweb.pdf

Please feel welcome to contact Rai Starr or Sandi Goodenow in Accounting with any questions.

Thank you!

Work-Study Opportunities Available

A number of work-study opportunities are available at NWACC location. Open this link for the listing.

Health Information Management Applications

Health Information Management (HIM) applications are now available on the HIM page of the NWACC website. The HIM department is currently taking applications for 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

NWACC IN THE NEWS:

Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (Our Town Thursday)

People and Places: Chesne, Fish, Burns, Eagle View

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

June 18, 2015

  • LIFE Program Concludes Today; Awards Ceremony Tonight
  • Adult Education Center Now in SCWT
  • Lindy’s College Cafe Closed for the Summer
  • Brainfuse Online Tutoring Service Orientation Webinar
  • Writing Center Open for Summer 1
  • Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule
  • Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hangtags
  • Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1 (new)
  • Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!
  • Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances
  • Health Politics and Policy Offered in Fall
  • Honors American National Government Offered This Fall
  • U of A WCOB Transfer Day Sign-Up
  • Nursing Program Work-Study Needed (new)
  • IT Services Has Work-Study Position Open
  • 2 Work-Study Positions Available in the Library
  • Work-Study Position Available in Student Services
  • Work-Study Position in the Tutoring Center
  • Work-Study Positions Open in Disability Resource Center
  • Testing Center Work Study Positions
  • Washington County Work Study Positions
  • Health Information Management Applications
  • Respiratory Therapy Applications
  • NWACC in the News (1 new item)

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

LIFE Program Concludes Today; Awards Ceremony Tonight

NorthWest Arkansas Community College is hosting an educational summer program for high school students that concludes today. The program – Learning, Improvement, Fun, and Empowerment – is an educational and empowerment program for high school students.

Please join the LIFE team in welcoming these students to our campus. We also wish to thank the staff, the student mentors and the community leaders who give so graciously of their time to support this program.

The awards program will be at 6:30 p.m. TONIGHT in Walmart Auditorium of Shewmaker Center for Workforce Technologies.

Adult Education Center Now in SCWT

The NWACC Adult Education Center is now located in the Shewmaker Center for Workforce Technologies with the Adult Ed programs on the second floor of the building.

For information about the NWACC Adult Education Center, call 479-986-6911 or visit https://www.nwacc.edu/web/adulteducation/index.php

Lindy’s College Cafe Closed for the Summer

Lindy’s College Cafe is closed for the summer.

However, Lindy’s is still available for box lunches and catering through Simply Divine. That information is available on the Food Options page of the website found at the following location: http://www.nwacc.edu/web/diningoptions/

Brainfuse Online Tutoring Service Orientation Webinar

Distance Learning and the Academic Success Center will host a webinar orientation for Brainfuse, a live online tutoring service that will be available to students starting Summer II.

The webinar will be held on Wednesday, June 17, at 2 p.m. in BH 2459. Everyone is welcome to attend to learn more about this product and how it will benefit our students.

Writing Center Open for Summer 1

The Writing Center is open 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday in Burns Hall 1003 for Summer 1. Our email service is also available through the Writing Center website. Students, come take advantage of this valuable resource.

Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule

Tutoring Services are available  8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday for Summer 1.

For more information, please follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NWACCASC

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hangtags

GENERAL PARKING

Full and Part Time Faculty and Staff

  1. The $5 annual fee is automatically payroll deducted from your paycheck on August 7, 2015.  There is no form to complete.
  2. If you do not utilize NWACC parking please “opt-out” by notifying payroll:  payroll@nwacc.edu no later than 4:30 pm central time June 26, 2015.
  3. Pick up your hang tag on or after August 1, 2015 from the Department of Public Safety located in Burns Hall front entrance.

RESERVED PARKING – RENEWALS

Full Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Your parking fee is automatically payroll deducted.  There is no form to complete.  Please advise Cheri Kahle by close of business 4:30 pm central time June 25, 2015 at ckahle@nwacc.edu if you do not wish to renew.

Part-Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Pay for your space for the full year at the Cashier’s Office after August 7, 2015, located on the second floor of the Becky Paneitz Student Services Center;
  2. Take your paid receipt to Cheri Kahle located in Burns Hall Room 1206 and she will issue your 2015-16 hang tag.

RESERVED PARKING –  NEW

Employees interested in reserving a parking space for 2015-16 fiscal year should contact Cheri Kahle at 619-3122 or ckahle@nwacc.edu.

Official Transcript Cost Goes Into Effect July 1

Beginning July 1, 2015, the cost for an official NWACC transcripts will be $5.00.

Transcript requests and payment will be made via the request form in My NWACC Connection. Students may also view and print unofficial transcripts from My NWACC Connection at no charge.

Students will receive one free transcript upon graduation.

Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!

Please share your voice! We are looking for members of the NWACC family to participate as members of the iGive Campaign Leadership Team.

Leaders will work as a group to plan and put on the annual event this fall. iGive is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to participate in the College’s philanthropic efforts which support the employee assistance fund, student scholarships, program efforts, facility needs, and the unrestricted fund. It’s also a time to celebrate our campus community and highlight all of our programmatic efforts and needs as a College.

To join or get more details, please contact Amy Benincosa at (479) 619-4321 or abenincosa@nwacc.edu

Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances

Mobile device allowances will expire at the June 30th year end.  To be eligible for renewal, you must have a business need for the device and must submit a Mobile Device Allowance Request Form to your Department Head and Cabinet Representative for approval.

The approved forms must be turned into the Controller’s Office no later than June 25 in order to be processed by Payroll for the July reimbursement.

Following is the link for the Mobile Device Allowance Request Form:

http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeservices/PolicyforAS/FinancialOperations/WirelessCommunicationDeviceAllowanceRequestFormweb.pdf

Please feel welcome to contact Rai Starr or Sandi Goodenow in Accounting with any questions.

Thank you!

Health Politics and Policy Offered in Fall

A new course, Introduction to Health Politics and Policy is being offered in the fall. The class will meet from 1:30 to 2:45 on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For more information, see the attached flier or email the course instructor at toveracker@nwacc.edu.

Honors American National Government Offered This Fall

PLSC 2003H American National Government honors (CRN# 11306) will be offered in Fall 2015 (M/W 12-1:15 p.m.). For more information, see the attached flier.

Students, would you like to attend the Walton College of Business Transfer Day?

U of A WCOB Transfer Day Sign-Up

If you are transferring to the WCOB and would like to learn more about the programs and resources available to you, please select the link below to sign up. This event is February 26 from 8:30-2. http://goo.gl/forms/jIKXIKU1TT

Nursing Program Work-Study Needed

The Nursing Program is seeking a high-energy, enthusiastic work-study to work in a fast-paced environment with people who are a part of a leading profession.

Duties include, but are not limited to, filing, scanning, copying, keeping a file room up to date, and assisting faculty. Applicants must be eligible for financial aid and cannot be a nursing student or a potential nursing student. Please see attached flier for additional information.

IT Services Has Work-Study Position Open

Want to gain valuable experience working with technology? Information Technology Services is seeking to fill 1 work-study position at 19 hours/week.

This position is primarily focused on working side-by-side with the ITS team to assist customers in addressing technology problems. Additionally, the position will get hands-on experience working on exciting technology projects and roll-outs. Strong customer service skills and a background in technology are required.

For more information or to apply, please send a resume and cover letter to JDegn@nwacc.edu.

2 Work-Study Positions Available in the Library

The Library has 2 work-study positions open to start July 1.

Job duties include: Staff library Circulation Desk. Responsibilities include checking out library materials, assisting library users in use of facility and resources, and assisting staff in opening and closing facility. Assist library multimedia coordinator with special projects as assigned. Physical demands include lifting and moving boxes of material, moving loaded library carts, and handling books and other materials. Position requires dependability, flexibility, and dedication to providing quality service to library users. Previous library or public service experience preferred.

Please send resumes and email inquiries to Janelle Weaver at jweaver7@nwacc.edu

Work-Study Position Available in Student Services

Job Description: This position will assist the administrative assistants to the Vice President for Student Services, the Dean of Students, and the Dean of Learner Success. 15 hours per week Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Tracks flow of office documents
  • Creates and maintains files
  • Maintain electronic spreadsheets
  • Assists with maintenance of budget books and purchase orders
  • Creates and organizes manuals and packets
  • Preps, copies, scans, and indexes appeals and other student documents
  • Provides assistance with campus event planning
  • Provides assistance with campus events
  • Assists students with registration during peak registration times
  • Assists with staffing of Financial Aid Express Lane when needed
  • Assists with staffing of Student Information Center when needed
  • Assists with incoming calls
  • Gathers signatures on various documents from appropriate department heads and administrators
  • Delivers and picks up documents/materials to various departments and divisions
  • Performs any other Learner Services division related duties as assigned

For more information or to submit a resume, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237.

Work-Study Position in the Tutoring Center

Are you looking for a job on campus? Have you done well in your math and science courses?

If so, the Tutoring Center in the Academic Success Center may be looking for YOU!

We are seeking to fill 1 work-study position at 15 hours/week.

This position is primarily focused on customer service and assistance with math and science courses, including monitoring the Tutoring Center; offering support with additional study skills; making referrals to other areas on campus; participating in staff training; keeping the ASC clean and organized; and answering general student questions. All tutors are required to complete tutor certification as part of their training.

Work-Study Positions Open in Disability Resource Center

The Disability Resource Center is looking for high-energy, AWESOME students to join our team! We have flexible scheduling and no experience is necessary! If you are interested or know a student who would be interested, see the attached flier for additional details.

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 testingcenter@nwacc.edu.

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 pcarollo@nwacc.edu, or at 479-927-3330 for additional information.

Health Information Management Applications

Health Information Management (HIM) applications are now available on the HIM page of the NWACC website. The HIM department is currently taking applications for 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

NWACC IN THE NEWS:

Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

NWACC program gives students peek at college life

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

June 17, 2015

  • LIFE Program Continues Today
  • Adult Education Center Now in SCWT (updated)
  • Lindy’s College Cafe Closed for the Summer
  • Brainfuse Online Tutoring Service Orientation Webinar
  • Writing Center Open for Summer 1
  • Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule
  • Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hangtags
  • Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!
  • Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances
  • Health Politics and Policy Offered in Fall
  • Honors American National Government Offered This Fall
  • U of A WCOB Transfer Day Sign-Up
  • Nursing Program Work-Study Needed (new)
  • IT Services Has Work-Study Position Open
  • 2 Work-Study Positions Available in the Library
  • Work-Study Position Available in Student Services
  • Work-Study Position in the Tutoring Center
  • Work-Study Positions Open in Disability Resource Center
  • Testing Center Work Study Positions
  • Washington County Work Study Positions
  • Health Information Management Applications
  • Respiratory Therapy Applications
  • NWACC in the News (1 new item)

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

LIFE Program Continues Today

NorthWest Arkansas Community College will host an educational summer program for more than 130 students that began Tuesday and continues through Thursday. The program – Learning, Improvement, Fun, and Empowerment – is an educational and empowerment program for high school students.

Please join the LIFE team in welcoming these students to our campus. We also wish to thank the community leaders who give so graciously of their time to support this program.

The awards program will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in Walmart Auditorium of Shewmaker Center for Workforce Technologies.

Adult Education Center Now in SCWT

The NWACC Adult Education Center is now located in the Shewmaker Center for Workforce Technologies with the Adult Ed programs on the second floor of the building.

For information about the NWACC Adult Education Center, call 479-986-6911 or visit https://www.nwacc.edu/web/adulteducation/index.php

Lindy’s College Cafe Closed for the Summer

Lindy’s College Cafe is closed for the summer.

However, Lindy’s is still available for box lunches and catering through Simply Divine. That information is available on the Food Options page of the website found at the following location: http://www.nwacc.edu/web/diningoptions/

Brainfuse Online Tutoring Service Orientation Webinar

Distance Learning and the Academic Success Center will host a webinar orientation for Brainfuse, a live online tutoring service that will be available to students starting Summer II.

The webinar will be held on Wednesday, June 17, at 2 p.m. in BH 2459. Everyone is welcome to attend to learn more about this product and how it will benefit our students.

Writing Center Open for Summer 1

The Writing Center is open 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday in Burns Hall 1003 for Summer 1. Our email service is also available through the Writing Center website. Students, come take advantage of this valuable resource.

Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule

Tutoring Services are available  8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday for Summer 1.

For more information, please follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NWACCASC

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hangtags

GENERAL PARKING

Full and Part Time Faculty and Staff

  1. The $5 annual fee is automatically payroll deducted from your paycheck on August 7, 2015.  There is no form to complete.
  2. If you do not utilize NWACC parking please “opt-out” by notifying payroll:  payroll@nwacc.edu no later than 4:30 pm central time June 26, 2015.
  3. Pick up your hang tag on or after August 1, 2015 from the Department of Public Safety located in Burns Hall front entrance.

RESERVED PARKING – RENEWALS

Full Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Your parking fee is automatically payroll deducted.  There is no form to complete.  Please advise Cheri Kahle by close of business 4:30 pm central time June 25, 2015 at ckahle@nwacc.edu if you do not wish to renew.

Part-Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Pay for your space for the full year at the Cashier’s Office after August 7, 2015, located on the second floor of the Becky Paneitz Student Services Center;
  2. Take your paid receipt to Cheri Kahle located in Burns Hall Room 1206 and she will issue your 2015-16 hang tag.

RESERVED PARKING –  NEW

Employees interested in reserving a parking space for 2015-16 fiscal year should contact Cheri Kahle at 619-3122 or ckahle@nwacc.edu.

Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!

Please share your voice! We are looking for members of the NWACC family to participate as members of the iGive Campaign Leadership Team.

Leaders will work as a group to plan and put on the annual event this fall. iGive is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to participate in the College’s philanthropic efforts which support the employee assistance fund, student scholarships, program efforts, facility needs, and the unrestricted fund. It’s also a time to celebrate our campus community and highlight all of our programmatic efforts and needs as a College.

To join or get more details, please contact Amy Benincosa at (479) 619-4321 or abenincosa@nwacc.edu

Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances

Mobile device allowances will expire at the June 30th year end.  To be eligible for renewal, you must have a business need for the device and must submit a Mobile Device Allowance Request Form to your Department Head and Cabinet Representative for approval.

The approved forms must be turned into the Controller’s Office no later than June 25 in order to be processed by Payroll for the July reimbursement.

Following is the link for the Mobile Device Allowance Request Form:

http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeservices/PolicyforAS/FinancialOperations/WirelessCommunicationDeviceAllowanceRequestFormweb.pdf

Please feel welcome to contact Rai Starr or Sandi Goodenow in Accounting with any questions.

Thank you!

Health Politics and Policy Offered in Fall

A new course, Introduction to Health Politics and Policy is being offered in the fall. The class will meet from 1:30 to 2:45 on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For more information, see the attached flier or email the course instructor at toveracker@nwacc.edu.

Honors American National Government Offered This Fall

PLSC 2003H American National Government honors (CRN# 11306) will be offered in Fall 2015 (M/W 12-1:15 p.m.). For more information, see the attached flier.

Students, would you like to attend the Walton College of Business Transfer Day?

U of A WCOB Transfer Day Sign-Up

If you are transferring to the WCOB and would like to learn more about the programs and resources available to you, please select the link below to sign up. This event is February 26 from 8:30-2. http://goo.gl/forms/jIKXIKU1TT

Nursing Program Work-Study Needed

The Nursing Program is seeking a high-energy, enthusiastic work-study to work in a fast-paced environment with people who are a part of a leading profession.

Duties include, but are not limited to, filing, scanning, copying, keeping a file room up to date, and assisting faculty. Applicants must be eligible for financial aid and cannot be a nursing student or a potential nursing student. Please see attached flier for additional information.

IT Services Has Work-Study Position Open

Want to gain valuable experience working with technology? Information Technology Services is seeking to fill 1 work-study position at 19 hours/week.

This position is primarily focused on working side-by-side with the ITS team to assist customers in addressing technology problems. Additionally, the position will get hands-on experience working on exciting technology projects and roll-outs. Strong customer service skills and a background in technology are required.

For more information or to apply, please send a resume and cover letter to JDegn@nwacc.edu.

2 Work-Study Positions Available in the Library

The Library has 2 work-study positions open to start July 1.

Job duties include: Staff library Circulation Desk. Responsibilities include checking out library materials, assisting library users in use of facility and resources, and assisting staff in opening and closing facility. Assist library multimedia coordinator with special projects as assigned. Physical demands include lifting and moving boxes of material, moving loaded library carts, and handling books and other materials. Position requires dependability, flexibility, and dedication to providing quality service to library users. Previous library or public service experience preferred.

Please send resumes and email inquiries to Janelle Weaver at jweaver7@nwacc.edu

Work-Study Position Available in Student Services

Job Description: This position will assist the administrative assistants to the Vice President for Student Services, the Dean of Students, and the Dean of Learner Success. 15 hours per week Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Tracks flow of office documents
  • Creates and maintains files
  • Maintain electronic spreadsheets
  • Assists with maintenance of budget books and purchase orders
  • Creates and organizes manuals and packets
  • Preps, copies, scans, and indexes appeals and other student documents
  • Provides assistance with campus event planning
  • Provides assistance with campus events
  • Assists students with registration during peak registration times
  • Assists with staffing of Financial Aid Express Lane when needed
  • Assists with staffing of Student Information Center when needed
  • Assists with incoming calls
  • Gathers signatures on various documents from appropriate department heads and administrators
  • Delivers and picks up documents/materials to various departments and divisions
  • Performs any other Learner Services division related duties as assigned

For more information or to submit a resume, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237.

Work-Study Position in the Tutoring Center

Are you looking for a job on campus? Have you done well in your math and science courses?

If so, the Tutoring Center in the Academic Success Center may be looking for YOU!

We are seeking to fill 1 work-study position at 15 hours/week.

This position is primarily focused on customer service and assistance with math and science courses, including monitoring the Tutoring Center; offering support with additional study skills; making referrals to other areas on campus; participating in staff training; keeping the ASC clean and organized; and answering general student questions. All tutors are required to complete tutor certification as part of their training.

Work-Study Positions Open in Disability Resource Center

The Disability Resource Center is looking for high-energy, AWESOME students to join our team! We have flexible scheduling and no experience is necessary! If you are interested or know a student who would be interested, see the attached flier for additional details.

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 testingcenter@nwacc.edu.

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 pcarollo@nwacc.edu, or at 479-927-3330 for additional information.

Health Information Management Applications

Health Information Management (HIM) applications are now available on the HIM page of the NWACC website. The HIM department is currently taking applications for 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

NWACC IN THE NEWS:

Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Colorful conundrum (photo)

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

June 16, 2015

  • LIFE Program Begins Tuesday (TODAY)
  • Adult Education Center Now in SCWT (new)
  • Lindy’s College Cafe Closed for the Summer
  • Brainfuse Online Tutoring Service Orientation Webinar
  • Writing Center Open for Summer 1
  • Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule
  • Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hangtags (new)
  • Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!
  • Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances
  • Health Politics and Policy Offered in Fall
  • Honors American National Government Offered This Fall
  • U of A WCOB Transfer Day Sign-Up
  • IT Services Has Work-Study Position Open
  • 2 Work-Study Positions Available in the Library
  • Work-Study Position Available in Student Services
  • Work-Study Position in the Tutoring Center
  • Work-Study Positions Open in Disability Resource Center
  • Testing Center Work Study Positions
  • Washington County Work Study Positions
  • Health Information Management Applications
  • Respiratory Therapy Applications

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

LIFE Program Begins Tuesday

NorthWest Arkansas Community College will host an educational summer program for more than 130 students June 16-18. The program – Learning, Improvement, Fun, and Empowerment – is an educational and empowerment program for high school students.

Please join the LIFE team in welcoming these students to our campus.

Adult Education Center Now in SCWT

The NWACC Adult Education Center is now located in the Shewmaker Center for Workforce Technologies.

For information about the NWACC Adult Education Center, call 479-986-6911 or visit https://www.nwacc.edu/web/adulteducation/index.php

Lindy’s College Cafe Closed for the Summer

Lindy’s College Cafe is closed for the summer.

However, Lindy’s is still available for box lunches and catering thought Simply Divine. That information is available on the Food Options page of the website found at the following location: http://www.nwacc.edu/web/diningoptions/

Brainfuse Online Tutoring Service Orientation Webinar

Distance Learning and the Academic Success Center will host a webinar orientation for Brainfuse, a live online tutoring service that will be available to students starting Summer II.

The webinar will be held on Wednesday, June 17, at 2 p.m. in BH 2459. Everyone is welcome to attend to learn more about this product and how it will benefit our students.

Writing Center Open for Summer 1

The Writing Center is open 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday in Burns Hall 1003 for Summer 1. Our email service is also available through the Writing Center website. Students, come take advantage of this valuable resource.

Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule

Tutoring Services are available  8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday for Summer 1.

For more information, please follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NWACCASC

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Important Information about 2015-16 Parking Hangtags

GENERAL PARKING

Full and Part Time Faculty and Staff

  1. The $5 annual fee is automatically payroll deducted from your paycheck on August 7, 2015.  There is no form to complete.
  2. If you do not utilize NWACC parking please “opt-out” by notifying payroll:  payroll@nwacc.edu no later than 4:30 pm central time June 26, 2015.
  3. Pick up your hang tag on or after August 1, 2015 from the Department of Public Safety located in Burns Hall front entrance.

RESERVED PARKING – RENEWALS

Full Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Your parking fee is automatically payroll deducted.  There is no form to complete.  Please advise Cheri Kahle by close of business 4:30 pm central time June 25, 2015 at ckahle@nwacc.edu if you do not wish to renew.

Part-Time Faculty and Staff

  1. Pay for your space for the full year at the Cashier’s Office after August 7, 2015, located on the second floor of the Becky Paneitz Student Services Center;
  2. Take your paid receipt to Cheri Kahle located in Burns Hall Room 1206 and she will issue your 2015-16 hang tag.

RESERVED PARKING –  NEW

Employees interested in reserving a parking space for 2015-16 fiscal year should contact Cheri Kahle at 619-3122 or ckahle@nwacc.edu.

Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!

Please share your voice! We are looking for members of the NWACC family to participate as members of the iGive Campaign Leadership Team.

Leaders will work as a group to plan and put on the annual event this fall. iGive is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to participate in the College’s philanthropic efforts which support the employee assistance fund, student scholarships, program efforts, facility needs, and the unrestricted fund. It’s also a time to celebrate our campus community and highlight all of our programmatic efforts and needs as a College.

To join or get more details, please contact Amy Benincosa at (479) 619-4321 or abenincosa@nwacc.edu

Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances

Mobile device allowances will expire at the June 30th year end.  To be eligible for renewal, you must have a business need for the device and must submit a Mobile Device Allowance Request Form to your Department Head and Cabinet Representative for approval.

The approved forms must be turned into the Controller’s Office no later than June 25 in order to be processed by Payroll for the July reimbursement.

Following is the link for the Mobile Device Allowance Request Form:

http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeservices/PolicyforAS/FinancialOperations/WirelessCommunicationDeviceAllowanceRequestFormweb.pdf

Please feel welcome to contact Rai Starr or Sandi Goodenow in Accounting with any questions.

Thank you!

Health Politics and Policy Offered in Fall

A new course, Introduction to Health Politics and Policy is being offered in the fall. The class will meet from 1:30 to 2:45 on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For more information, see the attached flier or email the course instructor at toveracker@nwacc.edu.

Honors American National Government Offered This Fall

PLSC 2003H American National Government honors (CRN# 11306) will be offered in Fall 2015 (M/W 12-1:15 p.m.). For more information, see the attached flier.

Students, would you like to attend the Walton College of Business Transfer Day?

U of A WCOB Transfer Day Sign-Up

If you are transferring to the WCOB and would like to learn more about the programs and resources available to you, please select the link below to sign up. This event is February 26 from 8:30-2. http://goo.gl/forms/jIKXIKU1TT

IT Services Has Work-Study Position Open

Want to gain valuable experience working with technology? Information Technology Services is seeking to fill 1 work-study position at 19 hours/week.

This position is primarily focused on working side-by-side with the ITS team to assist customers in addressing technology problems. Additionally, the position will get hands-on experience working on exciting technology projects and roll-outs. Strong customer service skills and a background in technology are required.

For more information or to apply, please send a resume and cover letter to JDegn@nwacc.edu.

2 Work-Study Positions Available in the Library

The Library has 2 work-study positions open to start July 1.

Job duties include: Staff library Circulation Desk. Responsibilities include checking out library materials, assisting library users in use of facility and resources, and assisting staff in opening and closing facility. Assist library multimedia coordinator with special projects as assigned. Physical demands include lifting and moving boxes of material, moving loaded library carts, and handling books and other materials. Position requires dependability, flexibility, and dedication to providing quality service to library users. Previous library or public service experience preferred.

Please send resumes and email inquiries to Janelle Weaver at jweaver7@nwacc.edu

Work-Study Position Available in Student Services

Job Description: This position will assist the administrative assistants to the Vice President for Student Services, the Dean of Students, and the Dean of Learner Success. 15 hours per week Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Tracks flow of office documents
  • Creates and maintains files
  • Maintain electronic spreadsheets
  • Assists with maintenance of budget books and purchase orders
  • Creates and organizes manuals and packets
  • Preps, copies, scans, and indexes appeals and other student documents
  • Provides assistance with campus event planning
  • Provides assistance with campus events
  • Assists students with registration during peak registration times
  • Assists with staffing of Financial Aid Express Lane when needed
  • Assists with staffing of Student Information Center when needed
  • Assists with incoming calls
  • Gathers signatures on various documents from appropriate department heads and administrators
  • Delivers and picks up documents/materials to various departments and divisions
  • Performs any other Learner Services division related duties as assigned

For more information or to submit a resume, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237.

Work-Study Position in the Tutoring Center

Are you looking for a job on campus? Have you done well in your math and science courses?

If so, the Tutoring Center in the Academic Success Center may be looking for YOU!

We are seeking to fill 1 work-study position at 15 hours/week.

This position is primarily focused on customer service and assistance with math and science courses, including monitoring the Tutoring Center; offering support with additional study skills; making referrals to other areas on campus; participating in staff training; keeping the ASC clean and organized; and answering general student questions. All tutors are required to complete tutor certification as part of their training.

Work-Study Positions Open in Disability Resource Center

The Disability Resource Center is looking for high-energy, AWESOME students to join our team! We have flexible scheduling and no experience is necessary! If you are interested or know a student who would be interested, see the attached flier for additional details.

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 testingcenter@nwacc.edu.

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 pcarollo@nwacc.edu, or at 479-927-3330 for additional information.

Health Information Management Applications

Health Information Management (HIM) applications are now available on the HIM page of the NWACC website. The HIM department is currently taking applications for 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

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June 15, 2015

  • LIFE Program Begins Tuesday (new)
  • Lindy’s College Cafe Closed for the Summer (new)
  • Writing Center Open for Summer 1
  • Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule
  • Brainfuse Online Tutoring Service Orientation Webinar
  • Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!
  • Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances
  • Health Politics and Policy Offered in Fall
  • Honors American National Government Offered This Fall
  • U of A WCOB Transfer Day Sign-Up
  • IT Services Has Work-Study Position Open
  • 2 Work-Study Positions Available in the Library
  • Work-Study Position Available in Student Services
  • Work-Study Position in the Tutoring Center
  • Work-Study Positions Open in Disability Resource Center
  • Testing Center Work Study Positions
  • Washington County Work Study Positions
  • Health Information Management Applications
  • Respiratory Therapy Applications

THIS WEEK AT NWACC:

LIFE Program Begins Tuesday

NorthWest Arkansas Community College will host an educational summer program for more than 130 students June 16-18. The program – Learning, Improvement, Fun, and Empowerment – is an educational and empowerment program for high school students.

Please join the LIFE team in welcoming these students to our campus.

Lindy’s College Cafe Closed for the Summer

Lindy’s College Cafe is closed for the summer.

However, Lindy’s is still available for box lunches and catering thought Simply Divine. That information is available on the Food Options page of the website found at the following location: http://www.nwacc.edu/web/diningoptions/

Writing Center Open for Summer 1

The Writing Center is open 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday in Burns Hall 1003 for Summer 1. Our email service is also available through the Writing Center website. Students, come take advantage of this valuable resource.

Academic Success Center Summer I Schedule

Tutoring Services are available  8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday for Summer 1.

For more information, please follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NWACCASC

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Brainfuse Online Tutoring Service Orientation Webinar

Distance Learning and the Academic Success Center will host a webinar orientation for Brainfuse, a live online tutoring service that will be available to students starting Summer II.

The webinar will be held on Wednesday, June 17, at 2 p.m. in BH 2459. Everyone is welcome to attend to learn more about this product and how it will benefit our students.

Leadership Opportunity: 2015 iGive Leadership Team Volunteers Needed!

Please share your voice! We are looking for members of the NWACC family to participate as members of the iGive Campaign Leadership Team.

Leaders will work as a group to plan and put on the annual event this fall. iGive is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to participate in the College’s philanthropic efforts which support the employee assistance fund, student scholarships, program efforts, facility needs, and the unrestricted fund. It’s also a time to celebrate our campus community and highlight all of our programmatic efforts and needs as a College.

To join or get more details, please contact Amy Benincosa at (479) 619-4321 or abenincosa@nwacc.edu

Renewal of Mobile Device Allowances

Mobile device allowances will expire at the June 30th year end.  To be eligible for renewal, you must have a business need for the device and must submit a Mobile Device Allowance Request Form to your Department Head and Cabinet Representative for approval.

The approved forms must be turned into the Controller’s Office no later than June 25 in order to be processed by Payroll for the July reimbursement.

Following is the link for the Mobile Device Allowance Request Form:

http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeservices/PolicyforAS/FinancialOperations/WirelessCommunicationDeviceAllowanceRequestFormweb.pdf

Please feel welcome to contact Rai Starr or Sandi Goodenow in Accounting with any questions.

Thank you!

Health Politics and Policy Offered in Fall

A new course, Introduction to Health Politics and Policy is being offered in the fall. The class will meet from 1:30 to 2:45 on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For more information, see the attached flier or email the course instructor at toveracker@nwacc.edu.

Honors American National Government Offered This Fall

PLSC 2003H American National Government honors (CRN# 11306) will be offered in Fall 2015 (M/W 12-1:15 p.m.). For more information, see the attached flier.

Students, would you like to attend the Walton College of Business Transfer Day?

U of A WCOB Transfer Day Sign-Up

If you are transferring to the WCOB and would like to learn more about the programs and resources available to you, please select the link below to sign up. This event is February 26 from 8:30-2. http://goo.gl/forms/jIKXIKU1TT

IT Services Has Work-Study Position Open

Want to gain valuable experience working with technology? Information Technology Services is seeking to fill 1 work-study position at 19 hours/week.

This position is primarily focused on working side-by-side with the ITS team to assist customers in addressing technology problems. Additionally, the position will get hands-on experience working on exciting technology projects and roll-outs. Strong customer service skills and a background in technology are required.

For more information or to apply, please send a resume and cover letter to JDegn@nwacc.edu.

2 Work-Study Positions Available in the Library

The Library has 2 work-study positions open to start July 1.

Job duties include: Staff library Circulation Desk. Responsibilities include checking out library materials, assisting library users in use of facility and resources, and assisting staff in opening and closing facility. Assist library multimedia coordinator with special projects as assigned. Physical demands include lifting and moving boxes of material, moving loaded library carts, and handling books and other materials. Position requires dependability, flexibility, and dedication to providing quality service to library users. Previous library or public service experience preferred.

Please send resumes and email inquiries to Janelle Weaver at jweaver7@nwacc.edu

Work-Study Position Available in Student Services

Job Description: This position will assist the administrative assistants to the Vice President for Student Services, the Dean of Students, and the Dean of Learner Success. 15 hours per week Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Tracks flow of office documents
  • Creates and maintains files
  • Maintain electronic spreadsheets
  • Assists with maintenance of budget books and purchase orders
  • Creates and organizes manuals and packets
  • Preps, copies, scans, and indexes appeals and other student documents
  • Provides assistance with campus event planning
  • Provides assistance with campus events
  • Assists students with registration during peak registration times
  • Assists with staffing of Financial Aid Express Lane when needed
  • Assists with staffing of Student Information Center when needed
  • Assists with incoming calls
  • Gathers signatures on various documents from appropriate department heads and administrators
  • Delivers and picks up documents/materials to various departments and divisions
  • Performs any other Learner Services division related duties as assigned

For more information or to submit a resume, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237.

Work-Study Position in the Tutoring Center

Are you looking for a job on campus? Have you done well in your math and science courses?

If so, the Tutoring Center in the Academic Success Center may be looking for YOU!

We are seeking to fill 1 work-study position at 15 hours/week.

This position is primarily focused on customer service and assistance with math and science courses, including monitoring the Tutoring Center; offering support with additional study skills; making referrals to other areas on campus; participating in staff training; keeping the ASC clean and organized; and answering general student questions. All tutors are required to complete tutor certification as part of their training.

Work-Study Positions Open in Disability Resource Center

The Disability Resource Center is looking for high-energy, AWESOME students to join our team! We have flexible scheduling and no experience is necessary! If you are interested or know a student who would be interested, see the attached flier for additional details.

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 testingcenter@nwacc.edu.

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 pcarollo@nwacc.edu, or at 479-927-3330 for additional information.

Health Information Management Applications

Health Information Management (HIM) applications are now available on the HIM page of the NWACC website. The HIM department is currently taking applications for 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

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Employment Opportunities at NWACC