May 31, 2016


GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

June 2016 Children’s Library Events at Bentonville Public Library

SUMMER READING PROGRAM SIGN-UP @ BENTONVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY. Readers of all ages, sign-up at the library or online for the On Your Mark, Get Set, READ, Children’s Summer Reading Program; Get In the Game, Teen Summer Reading Program; and Exercise Your Mind, Adult Summer Reading Program. Children will set a reading goal and report their progress for weekly prizes. Readers who reach their goal will be awarded a book prize. The first 100 children who read 20 hours will receive two tickets to a Naturals baseball game. For more information, contact the library at 271-6816 or logon to bentonvillelibrary.org.

Habitat for Humanity Work-Study Job Available

NWACC is partnering with the Habitat for Humanity ReStore of Benton County to provide more opportunities for work-study employment in the community. Check out the Financial Aid Work-study job listing for more information: http://www.nwacc.edu/web/lss_fa/work_study_opportunities. You can contact the Financial Office for information on work-study eligibility.

25th Anniversary T-shirts Available

We still have a few 25th Anniversary t-shirts for sale. There are two different styles. They all have the 25th Anniversary logo on the front left. The Generic shirt also has the 25th logo large on the back. The Student Life style has logos of current student clubs on campus. They are all charcoal gray with a v-neck. The cost is $13 per shirt and all proceeds support student clubs at NWACC. To purchase or for more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu or Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 619-4237.

High School and Middle school Camps

NWACC Culinary Arts will offer camps for high schoolers (rising 10-12) and for middle schoolers (rising 7-9) for beginning and advanced students during June-July. Please call 479-899-6925 or contact Rose Kleiner rkleiner@nwacc.edu with questions. Registration at http://tinyurl.com/BWHS2016. High School summer camps http://tinyurl.com/BWHS2016 June 6-9 June 20-23 July (various dates).

Tutoring Center Intersession & Summer Hours 

The Burns Hall Tutoring Center will be open the following days and times for the summer: May 31-June 29: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm & July 5-August 3: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm

Facebook NWACC Italy

You can follow our NWACC students to Tuscany the month of June! Follow them on the Facebook page “NWACC in ITALY” or Facebook friend Miles Dayton Fish.

High School and Middle School Summer Camp

Do you know a high schooler or middle schooler looking for something fun to do this summer? Are they interested in learning more about food, cooking and nutrition? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is offering culinary boot camp sessions for high school and middle school kids! Find more available dates and register online at http://www.brightwater.org/; click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Cheese Classes

Do you love cheese? Do you want to learn how to make cheese and butter at home? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is pleased to partner with Jessica Keahey of Sweet Freedom Creamery, cheesemaker and cheese expert, in providing the community fun, informative, and entertaining cheese and dairy classes. Register online: http://www.brightwater.org/, click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Chamber Singers Registration Email

Register today for Chamber Singers at NWACC Fall 2016. The group rehearses Tu/Th at 1:30; contact Miles Fish for audition times and information about the new NWACC Chamber Singers scholarship program. Traditional and non-traditional students may register for Chamber Singers. mfish@nwacc.edu or milesfish@mac.com

Help Build the Hammock Lounge

NWACC Student Ambassador and Activities Board members are excited to build the NWACC Hammock Lounge. Because the lounge will be funded by donations, SAAB members are looking to you to help build this great new addition to campus. The lounge will be a place for students to hang out, study, and enjoy. Every little bit helps! If you would like to donate to this awesome new addition for NWACC students please email studentlife@nwacc.edu. For more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu.

Personal Finance Workshops at the Bentonville Public Library

It’s time to get your money in line! Bentonville Public Library is excited to announce Special Ops: Personal Finance, a series of financial workshops to help you control your money. The financial classes will be facilitated by Credit Counseling of Arkansas. For information about dates and times, visit the library website at www.bentonvillelibrary.org or call 479-271-3192.

Youth Lit Fest-Revised

The 2nd Annual Bentonville Youth Literature Festival will soon be here! The Bentonville Public Library will be filled with exciting author and illustrator presentations, workshops, activities, book sales, book signings, and more! All presentations and activities are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. For more information, contact spekel@bentonvillear.com.

Learning to Learn Project 

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking 5-year-olds, 1st graders, and 3rd graders 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 participants receive $20 for their participation. It’s fun, and a great learning opportunity for children. The project consists of one visit to campus that will take approximately 30 minutes. Parking is provided! The National Science Foundation-funded project is designed to learn more about how children’s memory develops. The project is ongoing and we are flexible with scheduling a time that works for you and your child(ren). For more information contact Kara Moore at 575-5805 or email knm005@email.uark.edu.

Are you interested in a career in public service?

Are you interested in working in government or the non-profit world? Take PLSC 2303-01W: Intro to Public Administration & Policy (CRN: 11768) in the Fall 2016 Semester. In this 16-week online course, we will look at the way things get done in the public sector. From policy development to human resource management to the budgeting process, this course will give you a window into the many challenges and opportunities faced by an administrator, whether a policeman on the beat, the US Secretary of Defense, or the director of a local charity. There will be no expensive textbook for this course, but articles and a first-hand account of life in federal and state government by Kenneth Ashworth in his book “Caught Between a Dog and a Fireplug”. For more information, email the instructor Andrew Gaber at agaber1@nwacc.edu.

Respiratory Therapist Applications Now Available

Respiratory Therapist applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications. Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

Health Information Management applications now available

Health Information Management applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications.  Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

ACC 2016: Call for Proposals

The Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) organization is seeking proposals that reflect best practices and techniques related to community college administration/leadership, faculty, student success, and workforce development for presentation at the ACC annual conference October 9-11, 2016 . Proposals must be received by June 1, 2016. Proposals may be submitted online at http://www.arkansascc.org/annual-conference.html.

Free Counseling for Students

NWACC offers professional and private counseling to students through a partnership with area agencies. Counseling is free for students and available on campus on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To schedule an appointment, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237 or Dale Montgomery at dmontgom@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4234.

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

May 26, 2016


GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

25th Anniversary T-shirts Available

We still have a few 25th Anniversary t-shirts for sale. There are two different styles. They all have the 25th Anniversary logo on the front left. The Generic shirt also has the 25th logo large on the back. The Student Life style has logos of current student clubs on campus. They are all charcoal gray with a v-neck. The cost is $13 per shirt and all proceeds support student clubs at NWACC. To purchase or for more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu or Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 619-4237.

High School and Middle school Camps

NWACC Culinary Arts will offer camps for high schoolers (rising 10-12) and for middle schoolers (rising 7-9) for beginning and advanced students during June-July. Please call 479-899-6925 or contact Rose Kleiner rkleiner@nwacc.edu with questions. Registration at http://tinyurl.com/BWHS2016. High School summer camps http://tinyurl.com/BWHS2016 June 6-9 June 20-23 July (various dates).

Tutoring Center Intersession & Summer Hours 

The Burns Hall Tutoring Center will be open the following days and times for the summer: May 31-June 29: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm & July 5-August 3: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm

Facebook NWACC Italy

You can follow our NWACC students to Tuscany the month of June! Follow them on the Facebook page “NWACC in ITALY” or Facebook friend Miles Dayton Fish.

High School and Middle School Summer Camp

Do you know a high schooler or middle schooler looking for something fun to do this summer? Are they interested in learning more about food, cooking and nutrition? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is offering culinary boot camp sessions for high school and middle school kids! Find more available dates and register online at http://www.brightwater.org/; click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Cheese Classes

Do you love cheese? Do you want to learn how to make cheese and butter at home? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is pleased to partner with Jessica Keahey of Sweet Freedom Creamery, cheesemaker and cheese expert, in providing the community fun, informative, and entertaining cheese and dairy classes. Register online: http://www.brightwater.org/, click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Chamber Singers Registration Email

Register today for Chamber Singers at NWACC Fall 2016. The group rehearses Tu/Th at 1:30; contact Miles Fish for audition times and information about the new NWACC Chamber Singers scholarship program. Traditional and non-traditional students may register for Chamber Singers. mfish@nwacc.edu or milesfish@mac.com

Help Build the Hammock Lounge

NWACC Student Ambassador and Activities Board members are excited to build the NWACC Hammock Lounge. Because the lounge will be funded by donations, SAAB members are looking to you to help build this great new addition to campus. The lounge will be a place for students to hang out, study, and enjoy. Every little bit helps! If you would like to donate to this awesome new addition for NWACC students please email studentlife@nwacc.edu. For more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu.

Personal Finance Workshops at the Bentonville Public Library

It’s time to get your money in line! Bentonville Public Library is excited to announce Special Ops: Personal Finance, a series of financial workshops to help you control your money. The financial classes will be facilitated by Credit Counseling of Arkansas. For information about dates and times, visit the library website at www.bentonvillelibrary.org or call 479-271-3192.

Youth Lit Fest-Revised

The 2nd Annual Bentonville Youth Literature Festival will soon be here! The Bentonville Public Library will be filled with exciting author and illustrator presentations, workshops, activities, book sales, book signings, and more! All presentations and activities are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. For more information, contact spekel@bentonvillear.com.

Learning to Learn Project 

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking 5-year-olds, 1st graders, and 3rd graders 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 participants receive $20 for their participation. It’s fun, and a great learning opportunity for children. The project consists of one visit to campus that will take approximately 30 minutes. Parking is provided! The National Science Foundation-funded project is designed to learn more about how children’s memory develops. The project is ongoing and we are flexible with scheduling a time that works for you and your child(ren). For more information contact Kara Moore at 575-5805 or email knm005@email.uark.edu.

Are you interested in a career in public service?

Are you interested in working in government or the non-profit world? Take PLSC 2303-01W: Intro to Public Administration & Policy (CRN: 11768) in the Fall 2016 Semester. In this 16-week online course, we will look at the way things get done in the public sector. From policy development to human resource management to the budgeting process, this course will give you a window into the many challenges and opportunities faced by an administrator, whether a policeman on the beat, the US Secretary of Defense, or the director of a local charity. There will be no expensive textbook for this course, but articles and a first-hand account of life in federal and state government by Kenneth Ashworth in his book “Caught Between a Dog and a Fireplug”. For more information, email the instructor Andrew Gaber at agaber1@nwacc.edu.

Respiratory Therapist Applications Now Available

Respiratory Therapist applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications. Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

Health Information Management applications now available

Health Information Management applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications.  Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

ACC 2016: Call for Proposals

The Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) organization is seeking proposals that reflect best practices and techniques related to community college administration/leadership, faculty, student success, and workforce development for presentation at the ACC annual conference October 9-11, 2016 . Proposals must be received by June 1, 2016. Proposals may be submitted online at http://www.arkansascc.org/annual-conference.html.

Free Counseling for Students

NWACC offers professional and private counseling to students through a partnership with area agencies. Counseling is free for students and available on campus on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To schedule an appointment, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237 or Dale Montgomery at dmontgom@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4234.

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

May 25, 2016


NWACC in the News


GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

25th Anniversary T-shirts Available

We still have a few 25th Anniversary t-shirts for sale. There are two different styles. They all have the 25th Anniversary logo on the front left. The Generic shirt also has the 25th logo large on the back. The Student Life style has logos of current student clubs on campus. They are all charcoal gray with a v-neck. The cost is $13 per shirt and all proceeds support student clubs at NWACC. To purchase or for more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu or Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 619-4237.

High School and Middle school Camps (NEW)

NWACC Culinary Arts will offer camps for high schoolers (rising 10-12) and for middle schoolers (rising 7-9) for beginning and advanced students during June-July. Please call 479-899-6925 or contact Rose Kleiner rkleiner@nwacc.edu with questions. Registration at http://tinyurl.com/BWHS2016. High School summer camps http://tinyurl.com/BWHS2016 June 6-9 June 20-23 July (various dates).

Tutoring Center Intersession & Summer Hours 

The Burns Hall Tutoring Center will be open the following days and times for the summer: May 31-June 29: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm & July 5-August 3: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm

Facebook NWACC Italy

You can follow our NWACC students to Tuscany the month of June! Follow them on the Facebook page “NWACC in ITALY” or Facebook friend Miles Dayton Fish.

High School and Middle School Summer Camp

Do you know a high schooler or middle schooler looking for something fun to do this summer? Are they interested in learning more about food, cooking and nutrition? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is offering culinary boot camp sessions for high school and middle school kids! Find more available dates and register online at http://www.brightwater.org/; click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Cheese Classes

Do you love cheese? Do you want to learn how to make cheese and butter at home? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is pleased to partner with Jessica Keahey of Sweet Freedom Creamery, cheesemaker and cheese expert, in providing the community fun, informative, and entertaining cheese and dairy classes. Register online: http://www.brightwater.org/, click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Chamber Singers Registration Email

Register today for Chamber Singers at NWACC Fall 2016. The group rehearses Tu/Th at 1:30; contact Miles Fish for audition times and information about the new NWACC Chamber Singers scholarship program. Traditional and non-traditional students may register for Chamber Singers. mfish@nwacc.edu or milesfish@mac.com

Help Build the Hammock Lounge

NWACC Student Ambassador and Activities Board members are excited to build the NWACC Hammock Lounge. Because the lounge will be funded by donations, SAAB members are looking to you to help build this great new addition to campus. The lounge will be a place for students to hang out, study, and enjoy. Every little bit helps! If you would like to donate to this awesome new addition for NWACC students please email studentlife@nwacc.edu. For more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu.

Personal Finance Workshops at the Bentonville Public Library

It’s time to get your money in line! Bentonville Public Library is excited to announce Special Ops: Personal Finance, a series of financial workshops to help you control your money. The financial classes will be facilitated by Credit Counseling of Arkansas. For information about dates and times, visit the library website at www.bentonvillelibrary.org or call 479-271-3192.

Youth Lit Fest-Revised

The 2nd Annual Bentonville Youth Literature Festival will soon be here! The Bentonville Public Library will be filled with exciting author and illustrator presentations, workshops, activities, book sales, book signings, and more! All presentations and activities are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. For more information, contact spekel@bentonvillear.com.

Learning to Learn Project 

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking 5-year-olds, 1st graders, and 3rd graders 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 participants receive $20 for their participation. It’s fun, and a great learning opportunity for children. The project consists of one visit to campus that will take approximately 30 minutes. Parking is provided! The National Science Foundation-funded project is designed to learn more about how children’s memory develops. The project is ongoing and we are flexible with scheduling a time that works for you and your child(ren). For more information contact Kara Moore at 575-5805 or email knm005@email.uark.edu.

Are you interested in a career in public service?

Are you interested in working in government or the non-profit world? Take PLSC 2303-01W: Intro to Public Administration & Policy (CRN: 11768) in the Fall 2016 Semester. In this 16-week online course, we will look at the way things get done in the public sector. From policy development to human resource management to the budgeting process, this course will give you a window into the many challenges and opportunities faced by an administrator, whether a policeman on the beat, the US Secretary of Defense, or the director of a local charity. There will be no expensive textbook for this course, but articles and a first-hand account of life in federal and state government by Kenneth Ashworth in his book “Caught Between a Dog and a Fireplug”. For more information, email the instructor Andrew Gaber at agaber1@nwacc.edu.

Respiratory Therapist Applications Now Available

Respiratory Therapist applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications. Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

Health Information Management applications now available

Health Information Management applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications.  Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

ACC 2016: Call for Proposals

The Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) organization is seeking proposals that reflect best practices and techniques related to community college administration/leadership, faculty, student success, and workforce development for presentation at the ACC annual conference October 9-11, 2016 . Proposals must be received by June 1, 2016. Proposals may be submitted online at http://www.arkansascc.org/annual-conference.html.

Free Counseling for Students

NWACC offers professional and private counseling to students through a partnership with area agencies. Counseling is free for students and available on campus on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To schedule an appointment, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237 or Dale Montgomery at dmontgom@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4234.

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

May 24, 2016


NWACC in the News


GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

25th Anniversary T-shirts Available

We still have a few 25th Anniversary t-shirts for sale. There are two different styles. They all have the 25th Anniversary logo on the front left. The Generic shirt also has the 25th logo large on the back. The Student Life style has logos of current student clubs on campus. They are all charcoal gray with a v-neck. The cost is $13 per shirt and all proceeds support student clubs at NWACC. To purchase or for more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu or Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 619-4237.

High School and Middle school Camps (NEW)

NWACC Culinary Arts will offer camps for high schoolers (rising 10-12) and for middle schoolers (rising 7-9) for beginning and advanced students during June-July. Please call 479-899-6925 or contact Rose Kleiner rkleiner@nwacc.edu with questions. Registration at http://tinyurl.com/BWHS2016. High School summer camps http://tinyurl.com/BWHS2016 June 6-9 June 20-23 July (various dates).

Tutoring Center Intersession & Summer Hours 

The Burns Hall Tutoring Center will be open the following days and times for the summer: May 31-June 29: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm & July 5-August 3: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm

Facebook NWACC Italy

You can follow our NWACC students to Tuscany the month of June! Follow them on the Facebook page “NWACC in ITALY” or Facebook friend Miles Dayton Fish.

High School and Middle School Summer Camp

Do you know a high schooler or middle schooler looking for something fun to do this summer? Are they interested in learning more about food, cooking and nutrition? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is offering culinary boot camp sessions for high school and middle school kids! Find more available dates and register online at http://www.brightwater.org/; click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Cheese Classes

Do you love cheese? Do you want to learn how to make cheese and butter at home? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is pleased to partner with Jessica Keahey of Sweet Freedom Creamery, cheesemaker and cheese expert, in providing the community fun, informative, and entertaining cheese and dairy classes. Register online: http://www.brightwater.org/, click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Chamber Singers Registration Email

Register today for Chamber Singers at NWACC Fall 2016. The group rehearses Tu/Th at 1:30; contact Miles Fish for audition times and information about the new NWACC Chamber Singers scholarship program. Traditional and non-traditional students may register for Chamber Singers. mfish@nwacc.edu or milesfish@mac.com

Help Build the Hammock Lounge

NWACC Student Ambassador and Activities Board members are excited to build the NWACC Hammock Lounge. Because the lounge will be funded by donations, SAAB members are looking to you to help build this great new addition to campus. The lounge will be a place for students to hang out, study, and enjoy. Every little bit helps! If you would like to donate to this awesome new addition for NWACC students please email studentlife@nwacc.edu. For more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu.

Personal Finance Workshops at the Bentonville Public Library

It’s time to get your money in line! Bentonville Public Library is excited to announce Special Ops: Personal Finance, a series of financial workshops to help you control your money. The financial classes will be facilitated by Credit Counseling of Arkansas. For information about dates and times, visit the library website at www.bentonvillelibrary.org or call 479-271-3192.

Youth Lit Fest-Revised

The 2nd Annual Bentonville Youth Literature Festival will soon be here! The Bentonville Public Library will be filled with exciting author and illustrator presentations, workshops, activities, book sales, book signings, and more! All presentations and activities are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. For more information, contact spekel@bentonvillear.com.

Learning to Learn Project 

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking 5-year-olds, 1st graders, and 3rd graders 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 participants receive $20 for their participation. It’s fun, and a great learning opportunity for children. The project consists of one visit to campus that will take approximately 30 minutes. Parking is provided! The National Science Foundation-funded project is designed to learn more about how children’s memory develops. The project is ongoing and we are flexible with scheduling a time that works for you and your child(ren). For more information contact Kara Moore at 575-5805 or email knm005@email.uark.edu.

Are you interested in a career in public service?

Are you interested in working in government or the non-profit world? Take PLSC 2303-01W: Intro to Public Administration & Policy (CRN: 11768) in the Fall 2016 Semester. In this 16-week online course, we will look at the way things get done in the public sector. From policy development to human resource management to the budgeting process, this course will give you a window into the many challenges and opportunities faced by an administrator, whether a policeman on the beat, the US Secretary of Defense, or the director of a local charity. There will be no expensive textbook for this course, but articles and a first-hand account of life in federal and state government by Kenneth Ashworth in his book “Caught Between a Dog and a Fireplug”. For more information, email the instructor Andrew Gaber at agaber1@nwacc.edu.

Respiratory Therapist Applications Now Available

Respiratory Therapist applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications. Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

Health Information Management applications now available

Health Information Management applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications.  Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

ACC 2016: Call for Proposals

The Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) organization is seeking proposals that reflect best practices and techniques related to community college administration/leadership, faculty, student success, and workforce development for presentation at the ACC annual conference October 9-11, 2016 . Proposals must be received by June 1, 2016. Proposals may be submitted online at http://www.arkansascc.org/annual-conference.html.

Free Counseling for Students

NWACC offers professional and private counseling to students through a partnership with area agencies. Counseling is free for students and available on campus on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To schedule an appointment, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237 or Dale Montgomery at dmontgom@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4234.

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

May 23, 2016


GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

25th Anniversary T-shirts Available (NEW)

We still have a few 25th Anniversary t-shirts for sale. There are two different styles. They all have the 25th Anniversary logo on the front left. The Generic shirt also has the 25th logo large on the back. The Student Life style has logos of current student clubs on campus. They are all charcoal gray with a v-neck. The cost is $13 per shirt and all proceeds support student clubs at NWACC. To purchase or for more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu or Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 619-4237.

High School and Middle school Camps (NEW)

NWACC Culinary Arts will offer camps for high schoolers (rising 10-12) and for middle schoolers (rising 7-9) for beginning and advanced students during June-July. Please call 479-899-6925 or contact Rose Kleiner rkleiner@nwacc.edu with questions. Registration at http://tinyurl.com/BWHS2016. High School summer camps http://tinyurl.com/BWHS2016 June 6-9 June 20-23 July (various dates).

Tutoring Center Intersession & Summer Hours 

The Burns Hall Tutoring Center will be open the following days and times for the summer: May 31-June 29: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm & July 5-August 3: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm

Summer Efficiencies Hours/Flexible Work Schedule

The Summer Efficiencies Schedule begins May 23 through August 5.  During this time the College is open 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, except for selected programs. With supervisor approval, employees may work and be paid for a reduced weekly schedule of 32 hours.  Employees electing this schedule are required to remain on the alternate work schedule for the duration of the summer efficiency time frame May 23 through August 5.  In addition to the reduction in pay, employees who choose this option will also receive vacation and sick leave accruals at 80% of their normal rate. Employees who wish to work a reduced work week different from 32 hours weekly e.g. 36, are required to use their accrued vacation leave to cover the difference.   Vacation leave should be recorded on the employee’s time sheet. Employees requesting the reduced schedule must submit their form to Wendi Cadle in the human resources or at wcadle@nwacc.edu no later than close of business on Friday, May 20, 2016.  The link to the form is http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeServices/HR/Forms/FlexibleWorkArrangementForm.pdf

Facebook NWACC Italy

You can follow our NWACC students to Tuscany the month of June! Follow them on the Facebook page “NWACC in ITALY” or Facebook friend Miles Dayton Fish.

High School and Middle School Summer Camp

Do you know a high schooler or middle schooler looking for something fun to do this summer? Are they interested in learning more about food, cooking and nutrition? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is offering culinary boot camp sessions for high school and middle school kids! Find more available dates and register online at http://www.brightwater.org/; click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Cheese Classes

Do you love cheese? Do you want to learn how to make cheese and butter at home? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is pleased to partner with Jessica Keahey of Sweet Freedom Creamery, cheesemaker and cheese expert, in providing the community fun, informative, and entertaining cheese and dairy classes. Register online: http://www.brightwater.org/, click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Chamber Singers Registration Email

Register today for Chamber Singers at NWACC Fall 2016. The group rehearses Tu/Th at 1:30; contact Miles Fish for audition times and information about the new NWACC Chamber Singers scholarship program. Traditional and non-traditional students may register for Chamber Singers. mfish@nwacc.edu or milesfish@mac.com

Help Build the Hammock Lounge

NWACC Student Ambassador and Activities Board members are excited to build the NWACC Hammock Lounge. Because the lounge will be funded by donations, SAAB members are looking to you to help build this great new addition to campus. The lounge will be a place for students to hang out, study, and enjoy. Every little bit helps! If you would like to donate to this awesome new addition for NWACC students please email studentlife@nwacc.edu. For more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu.

Spring Events from Communication and Arts 

There have been a few changes in the spring schedule from the Music Department. Please see the attached flyer for a revised list.

Personal Finance Workshops at the Bentonville Public Library

It’s time to get your money in line! Bentonville Public Library is excited to announce Special Ops: Personal Finance, a series of financial workshops to help you control your money. The financial classes will be facilitated by Credit Counseling of Arkansas. For information about dates and times, visit the library website at www.bentonvillelibrary.org or call 479-271-3192.

Youth Lit Fest-Revised

The 2nd Annual Bentonville Youth Literature Festival will soon be here! The Bentonville Public Library will be filled with exciting author and illustrator presentations, workshops, activities, book sales, book signings, and more! All presentations and activities are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. For more information, contact spekel@bentonvillear.com.

Learning to Learn Project 

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking 5-year-olds, 1st graders, and 3rd graders 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 participants receive $20 for their participation. It’s fun, and a great learning opportunity for children. The project consists of one visit to campus that will take approximately 30 minutes. Parking is provided! The National Science Foundation-funded project is designed to learn more about how children’s memory develops. The project is ongoing and we are flexible with scheduling a time that works for you and your child(ren). For more information contact Kara Moore at 575-5805 or email knm005@email.uark.edu.

Are you interested in a career in public service?

Are you interested in working in government or the non-profit world? Take PLSC 2303-01W: Intro to Public Administration & Policy (CRN: 11768) in the Fall 2016 Semester. In this 16-week online course, we will look at the way things get done in the public sector. From policy development to human resource management to the budgeting process, this course will give you a window into the many challenges and opportunities faced by an administrator, whether a policeman on the beat, the US Secretary of Defense, or the director of a local charity. There will be no expensive textbook for this course, but articles and a first-hand account of life in federal and state government by Kenneth Ashworth in his book “Caught Between a Dog and a Fireplug”. For more information, email the instructor Andrew Gaber at agaber1@nwacc.edu.

Respiratory Therapist Applications Now Available

Respiratory Therapist applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications. Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

Health Information Management applications now available

Health Information Management applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications.  Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

ACC 2016: Call for Proposals

The Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) organization is seeking proposals that reflect best practices and techniques related to community college administration/leadership, faculty, student success, and workforce development for presentation at the ACC annual conference October 9-11, 2016 . Proposals must be received by June 1, 2016. Proposals may be submitted online at http://www.arkansascc.org/annual-conference.html.

Free Counseling for Students

NWACC offers professional and private counseling to students through a partnership with area agencies. Counseling is free for students and available on campus on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To schedule an appointment, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237 or Dale Montgomery at dmontgom@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4234.

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

May 20, 2016


GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

High School and Middle school Camps (NEW)

NWACC Culinary Arts will offer camps for high schoolers (rising 10-12) and for middle schoolers (rising 7-9) for beginning and advanced students during June-July. Please call 479-899-6925 or contact Rose Kleiner rkleiner@nwacc.edu with questions. Registration at http://tinyurl.com/BWHS2016. High School summer camps http://tinyurl.com/BWHS2016 June 6-9 June 20-23 July (various dates).

Tutoring Center Intersession & Summer Hours 

The Burns Hall Tutoring Center will be open the following days and times for the summer: May 31-June 29: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm & July 5-August 3: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm

Summer Efficiencies Hours/Flexible Work Schedule

The Summer Efficiencies Schedule begins May 23 through August 5.  During this time the College is open 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, except for selected programs. With supervisor approval, employees may work and be paid for a reduced weekly schedule of 32 hours.  Employees electing this schedule are required to remain on the alternate work schedule for the duration of the summer efficiency time frame May 23 through August 5.  In addition to the reduction in pay, employees who choose this option will also receive vacation and sick leave accruals at 80% of their normal rate. Employees who wish to work a reduced work week different from 32 hours weekly e.g. 36, are required to use their accrued vacation leave to cover the difference.   Vacation leave should be recorded on the employee’s time sheet. Employees requesting the reduced schedule must submit their form to Wendi Cadle in the human resources or at wcadle@nwacc.edu no later than close of business on Friday, May 20, 2016.  The link to the form is http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeServices/HR/Forms/FlexibleWorkArrangementForm.pdf

Facebook NWACC Italy

You can follow our NWACC students to Tuscany the month of June! Follow them on the Facebook page “NWACC in ITALY” or Facebook friend Miles Dayton Fish.

High School and Middle School Summer Camp

Do you know a high schooler or middle schooler looking for something fun to do this summer? Are they interested in learning more about food, cooking and nutrition? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is offering culinary boot camp sessions for high school and middle school kids! Find more available dates and register online at http://www.brightwater.org/; click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Cheese Classes

Do you love cheese? Do you want to learn how to make cheese and butter at home? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is pleased to partner with Jessica Keahey of Sweet Freedom Creamery, cheesemaker and cheese expert, in providing the community fun, informative, and entertaining cheese and dairy classes. Register online: http://www.brightwater.org/, click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Chamber Singers Registration Email

Register today for Chamber Singers at NWACC Fall 2016. The group rehearses Tu/Th at 1:30; contact Miles Fish for audition times and information about the new NWACC Chamber Singers scholarship program. Traditional and non-traditional students may register for Chamber Singers. mfish@nwacc.edu or milesfish@mac.com

Help Build the Hammock Lounge

NWACC Student Ambassador and Activities Board members are excited to build the NWACC Hammock Lounge. Because the lounge will be funded by donations, SAAB members are looking to you to help build this great new addition to campus. The lounge will be a place for students to hang out, study, and enjoy. Every little bit helps! If you would like to donate to this awesome new addition for NWACC students please email studentlife@nwacc.edu. For more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu.

Spring Events from Communication and Arts 

There have been a few changes in the spring schedule from the Music Department. Please see the attached flyer for a revised list.

Personal Finance Workshops at the Bentonville Public Library

It’s time to get your money in line! Bentonville Public Library is excited to announce Special Ops: Personal Finance, a series of financial workshops to help you control your money. The financial classes will be facilitated by Credit Counseling of Arkansas. For information about dates and times, visit the library website at www.bentonvillelibrary.org or call 479-271-3192.

Youth Lit Fest-Revised

The 2nd Annual Bentonville Youth Literature Festival will soon be here! The Bentonville Public Library will be filled with exciting author and illustrator presentations, workshops, activities, book sales, book signings, and more! All presentations and activities are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. For more information, contact spekel@bentonvillear.com.

Learning to Learn Project 

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking 5-year-olds, 1st graders, and 3rd graders 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 participants receive $20 for their participation. It’s fun, and a great learning opportunity for children. The project consists of one visit to campus that will take approximately 30 minutes. Parking is provided! The National Science Foundation-funded project is designed to learn more about how children’s memory develops. The project is ongoing and we are flexible with scheduling a time that works for you and your child(ren). For more information contact Kara Moore at 575-5805 or email knm005@email.uark.edu.

Are you interested in a career in public service?

Are you interested in working in government or the non-profit world? Take PLSC 2303-01W: Intro to Public Administration & Policy (CRN: 11768) in the Fall 2016 Semester. In this 16-week online course, we will look at the way things get done in the public sector. From policy development to human resource management to the budgeting process, this course will give you a window into the many challenges and opportunities faced by an administrator, whether a policeman on the beat, the US Secretary of Defense, or the director of a local charity. There will be no expensive textbook for this course, but articles and a first-hand account of life in federal and state government by Kenneth Ashworth in his book “Caught Between a Dog and a Fireplug”. For more information, email the instructor Andrew Gaber at agaber1@nwacc.edu.

Respiratory Therapist Applications Now Available

Respiratory Therapist applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications. Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

Health Information Management applications now available

Health Information Management applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications.  Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

ACC 2016: Call for Proposals

The Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) organization is seeking proposals that reflect best practices and techniques related to community college administration/leadership, faculty, student success, and workforce development for presentation at the ACC annual conference October 9-11, 2016 . Proposals must be received by June 1, 2016. Proposals may be submitted online at http://www.arkansascc.org/annual-conference.html.

Free Counseling for Students

NWACC offers professional and private counseling to students through a partnership with area agencies. Counseling is free for students and available on campus on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To schedule an appointment, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237 or Dale Montgomery at dmontgom@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4234.

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

May 19, 2016


GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Tutoring Center Intersession & Summer Hours 

The Burns Hall Tutoring Center will be open the following days and times for the summer: May 31-June 29: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm & July 5-August 3: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm

Summer Efficiencies Hours/Flexible Work Schedule

The Summer Efficiencies Schedule begins May 23 through August 5.  During this time the College is open 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, except for selected programs. With supervisor approval, employees may work and be paid for a reduced weekly schedule of 32 hours.  Employees electing this schedule are required to remain on the alternate work schedule for the duration of the summer efficiency time frame May 23 through August 5.  In addition to the reduction in pay, employees who choose this option will also receive vacation and sick leave accruals at 80% of their normal rate. Employees who wish to work a reduced work week different from 32 hours weekly e.g. 36, are required to use their accrued vacation leave to cover the difference.   Vacation leave should be recorded on the employee’s time sheet. Employees requesting the reduced schedule must submit their form to Wendi Cadle in the human resources or at wcadle@nwacc.edu no later than close of business on Friday, May 20, 2016.  The link to the form is http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeServices/HR/Forms/FlexibleWorkArrangementForm.pdf

Facebook NWACC Italy

You can follow our NWACC students to Tuscany the month of June! Follow them on the Facebook page “NWACC in ITALY” or Facebook friend Miles Dayton Fish.

High School and Middle School Summer Camp

Do you know a high schooler or middle schooler looking for something fun to do this summer? Are they interested in learning more about food, cooking and nutrition? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is offering culinary boot camp sessions for high school and middle school kids! Find more available dates and register online at http://www.brightwater.org/; click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Cheese Classes

Do you love cheese? Do you want to learn how to make cheese and butter at home? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is pleased to partner with Jessica Keahey of Sweet Freedom Creamery, cheesemaker and cheese expert, in providing the community fun, informative, and entertaining cheese and dairy classes. Register online: http://www.brightwater.org/, click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Chamber Singers Registration Email

Register today for Chamber Singers at NWACC Fall 2016. The group rehearses Tu/Th at 1:30; contact Miles Fish for audition times and information about the new NWACC Chamber Singers scholarship program. Traditional and non-traditional students may register for Chamber Singers. mfish@nwacc.edu or milesfish@mac.com

Help Build the Hammock Lounge

NWACC Student Ambassador and Activities Board members are excited to build the NWACC Hammock Lounge. Because the lounge will be funded by donations, SAAB members are looking to you to help build this great new addition to campus. The lounge will be a place for students to hang out, study, and enjoy. Every little bit helps! If you would like to donate to this awesome new addition for NWACC students please email studentlife@nwacc.edu. For more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu.

Spring Events from Communication and Arts 

There have been a few changes in the spring schedule from the Music Department. Please see the attached flyer for a revised list.

Personal Finance Workshops at the Bentonville Public Library

It’s time to get your money in line! Bentonville Public Library is excited to announce Special Ops: Personal Finance, a series of financial workshops to help you control your money. The financial classes will be facilitated by Credit Counseling of Arkansas. For information about dates and times, visit the library website at www.bentonvillelibrary.org or call 479-271-3192.

Youth Lit Fest-Revised

The 2nd Annual Bentonville Youth Literature Festival will soon be here! The Bentonville Public Library will be filled with exciting author and illustrator presentations, workshops, activities, book sales, book signings, and more! All presentations and activities are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. For more information, contact spekel@bentonvillear.com.

Learning to Learn Project 

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking 5-year-olds, 1st graders, and 3rd graders 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 participants receive $20 for their participation. It’s fun, and a great learning opportunity for children. The project consists of one visit to campus that will take approximately 30 minutes. Parking is provided! The National Science Foundation-funded project is designed to learn more about how children’s memory develops. The project is ongoing and we are flexible with scheduling a time that works for you and your child(ren). For more information contact Kara Moore at 575-5805 or email knm005@email.uark.edu.

Are you interested in a career in public service?

Are you interested in working in government or the non-profit world? Take PLSC 2303-01W: Intro to Public Administration & Policy (CRN: 11768) in the Fall 2016 Semester. In this 16-week online course, we will look at the way things get done in the public sector. From policy development to human resource management to the budgeting process, this course will give you a window into the many challenges and opportunities faced by an administrator, whether a policeman on the beat, the US Secretary of Defense, or the director of a local charity. There will be no expensive textbook for this course, but articles and a first-hand account of life in federal and state government by Kenneth Ashworth in his book “Caught Between a Dog and a Fireplug”. For more information, email the instructor Andrew Gaber at agaber1@nwacc.edu.

Respiratory Therapist Applications Now Available

Respiratory Therapist applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications. Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

Health Information Management applications now available

Health Information Management applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications.  Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

ACC 2016: Call for Proposals

The Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) organization is seeking proposals that reflect best practices and techniques related to community college administration/leadership, faculty, student success, and workforce development for presentation at the ACC annual conference October 9-11, 2016 . Proposals must be received by June 1, 2016. Proposals may be submitted online at http://www.arkansascc.org/annual-conference.html.

Free Counseling for Students

NWACC offers professional and private counseling to students through a partnership with area agencies. Counseling is free for students and available on campus on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To schedule an appointment, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237 or Dale Montgomery at dmontgom@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4234.

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

May 18, 2016

NWACC in the News


GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Tutoring Center Intersession & Summer Hours 

The Burns Hall Tutoring Center will be open the following days and times for the summer: May 31-June 29: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm & July 5-August 3: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm

Summer Efficiencies Hours/Flexible Work Schedule

The Summer Efficiencies Schedule begins May 23 through August 5.  During this time the College is open 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, except for selected programs. With supervisor approval, employees may work and be paid for a reduced weekly schedule of 32 hours.  Employees electing this schedule are required to remain on the alternate work schedule for the duration of the summer efficiency time frame May 23 through August 5.  In addition to the reduction in pay, employees who choose this option will also receive vacation and sick leave accruals at 80% of their normal rate. Employees who wish to work a reduced work week different from 32 hours weekly e.g. 36, are required to use their accrued vacation leave to cover the difference.   Vacation leave should be recorded on the employee’s time sheet. Employees requesting the reduced schedule must submit their form to Wendi Cadle in the human resources or at wcadle@nwacc.edu no later than close of business on Friday, May 20, 2016.  The link to the form is http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeServices/HR/Forms/FlexibleWorkArrangementForm.pdf

Facebook NWACC Italy

You can follow our NWACC students to Tuscany the month of June! Follow them on the Facebook page “NWACC in ITALY” or Facebook friend Miles Dayton Fish.

High School and Middle School Summer Camp

Do you know a high schooler or middle schooler looking for something fun to do this summer? Are they interested in learning more about food, cooking and nutrition? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is offering culinary boot camp sessions for high school and middle school kids! Find more available dates and register online at http://www.brightwater.org/; click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Cheese Classes

Do you love cheese? Do you want to learn how to make cheese and butter at home? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is pleased to partner with Jessica Keahey of Sweet Freedom Creamery, cheesemaker and cheese expert, in providing the community fun, informative, and entertaining cheese and dairy classes. Register online: http://www.brightwater.org/, click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Chamber Singers Registration Email

Register today for Chamber Singers at NWACC Fall 2016. The group rehearses Tu/Th at 1:30; contact Miles Fish for audition times and information about the new NWACC Chamber Singers scholarship program. Traditional and non-traditional students may register for Chamber Singers. mfish@nwacc.edu or milesfish@mac.com

Help Build the Hammock Lounge

NWACC Student Ambassador and Activities Board members are excited to build the NWACC Hammock Lounge. Because the lounge will be funded by donations, SAAB members are looking to you to help build this great new addition to campus. The lounge will be a place for students to hang out, study, and enjoy. Every little bit helps! If you would like to donate to this awesome new addition for NWACC students please email studentlife@nwacc.edu. For more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu.

Spring Events from Communication and Arts 

There have been a few changes in the spring schedule from the Music Department. Please see the attached flyer for a revised list.

Personal Finance Workshops at the Bentonville Public Library

It’s time to get your money in line! Bentonville Public Library is excited to announce Special Ops: Personal Finance, a series of financial workshops to help you control your money. The financial classes will be facilitated by Credit Counseling of Arkansas. For information about dates and times, visit the library website at www.bentonvillelibrary.org or call 479-271-3192.

Youth Lit Fest-Revised

The 2nd Annual Bentonville Youth Literature Festival will soon be here! The Bentonville Public Library will be filled with exciting author and illustrator presentations, workshops, activities, book sales, book signings, and more! All presentations and activities are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. For more information, contact spekel@bentonvillear.com.

Learning to Learn Project 

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking 5-year-olds, 1st graders, and 3rd graders 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 participants receive $20 for their participation. It’s fun, and a great learning opportunity for children. The project consists of one visit to campus that will take approximately 30 minutes. Parking is provided! The National Science Foundation-funded project is designed to learn more about how children’s memory develops. The project is ongoing and we are flexible with scheduling a time that works for you and your child(ren). For more information contact Kara Moore at 575-5805 or email knm005@email.uark.edu.

Are you interested in a career in public service?

Are you interested in working in government or the non-profit world? Take PLSC 2303-01W: Intro to Public Administration & Policy (CRN: 11768) in the Fall 2016 Semester. In this 16-week online course, we will look at the way things get done in the public sector. From policy development to human resource management to the budgeting process, this course will give you a window into the many challenges and opportunities faced by an administrator, whether a policeman on the beat, the US Secretary of Defense, or the director of a local charity. There will be no expensive textbook for this course, but articles and a first-hand account of life in federal and state government by Kenneth Ashworth in his book “Caught Between a Dog and a Fireplug”. For more information, email the instructor Andrew Gaber at agaber1@nwacc.edu.

Respiratory Therapist Applications Now Available

Respiratory Therapist applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications. Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

Health Information Management applications now available

Health Information Management applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications.  Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

ACC 2016: Call for Proposals

The Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) organization is seeking proposals that reflect best practices and techniques related to community college administration/leadership, faculty, student success, and workforce development for presentation at the ACC annual conference October 9-11, 2016 . Proposals must be received by June 1, 2016. Proposals may be submitted online at http://www.arkansascc.org/annual-conference.html.

Free Counseling for Students

NWACC offers professional and private counseling to students through a partnership with area agencies. Counseling is free for students and available on campus on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To schedule an appointment, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237 or Dale Montgomery at dmontgom@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4234.

NWACC in the News

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC

May 17, 2016

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Tutoring Center Intersession & Summer Hours 

The Burns Hall Tutoring Center will be open the following days and times for the summer: May 31-June 29: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm & July 5-August 3: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm

Summer Efficiencies Hours/Flexible Work Schedule

The Summer Efficiencies Schedule begins May 23 through August 5.  During this time the College is open 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, except for selected programs. With supervisor approval, employees may work and be paid for a reduced weekly schedule of 32 hours.  Employees electing this schedule are required to remain on the alternate work schedule for the duration of the summer efficiency time frame May 23 through August 5.  In addition to the reduction in pay, employees who choose this option will also receive vacation and sick leave accruals at 80% of their normal rate. Employees who wish to work a reduced work week different from 32 hours weekly e.g. 36, are required to use their accrued vacation leave to cover the difference.   Vacation leave should be recorded on the employee’s time sheet. Employees requesting the reduced schedule must submit their form to Wendi Cadle in the human resources or at wcadle@nwacc.edu no later than close of business on Friday, May 20, 2016.  The link to the form is http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeServices/HR/Forms/FlexibleWorkArrangementForm.pdf

Facebook NWACC Italy

You can follow our NWACC students to Tuscany the month of June! Follow them on the Facebook page “NWACC in ITALY” or Facebook friend Miles Dayton Fish.

High School and Middle School Summer Camp

Do you know a high schooler or middle schooler looking for something fun to do this summer? Are they interested in learning more about food, cooking and nutrition? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is offering culinary boot camp sessions for high school and middle school kids! Find more available dates and register online at http://www.brightwater.org/; click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Cheese Classes

Do you love cheese? Do you want to learn how to make cheese and butter at home? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is pleased to partner with Jessica Keahey of Sweet Freedom Creamery, cheesemaker and cheese expert, in providing the community fun, informative, and entertaining cheese and dairy classes. Register online: http://www.brightwater.org/, click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Chamber Singers Registration Email

Register today for Chamber Singers at NWACC Fall 2016. The group rehearses Tu/Th at 1:30; contact Miles Fish for audition times and information about the new NWACC Chamber Singers scholarship program. Traditional and non-traditional students may register for Chamber Singers. mfish@nwacc.edu or milesfish@mac.com

Help Build the Hammock Lounge

NWACC Student Ambassador and Activities Board members are excited to build the NWACC Hammock Lounge. Because the lounge will be funded by donations, SAAB members are looking to you to help build this great new addition to campus. The lounge will be a place for students to hang out, study, and enjoy. Every little bit helps! If you would like to donate to this awesome new addition for NWACC students please email studentlife@nwacc.edu. For more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu.

Free Seminar: Exploring hidden causes behind ADHD, Autism, and chronic illnesses in kids

Free seminar- The Perfect Storm: Join Dr. John Unruh in unlocking the secrets behind ADHD, Autism, & Chronic illnesses in kids. Find out what doctors call a neurological storm. Learn how to take actions steps to help your child. Register today! Bring your questions and family members to this epic event! When: Tuesday, May 17, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where: National Child Protection Training Center at NWACC

Website: www.yourwellnesspractice.com

Spring Events from Communication and Arts 

There have been a few changes in the spring schedule from the Music Department. Please see the attached flyer for a revised list.

Personal Finance Workshops at the Bentonville Public Library

It’s time to get your money in line! Bentonville Public Library is excited to announce Special Ops: Personal Finance, a series of financial workshops to help you control your money. The financial classes will be facilitated by Credit Counseling of Arkansas. For information about dates and times, visit the library website at www.bentonvillelibrary.org or call 479-271-3192.

Youth Lit Fest-Revised

The 2nd Annual Bentonville Youth Literature Festival will soon be here! The Bentonville Public Library will be filled with exciting author and illustrator presentations, workshops, activities, book sales, book signings, and more! All presentations and activities are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. For more information, contact spekel@bentonvillear.com.

Learning to Learn Project 

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking 5-year-olds, 1st graders, and 3rd graders 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 participants receive $20 for their participation. It’s fun, and a great learning opportunity for children. The project consists of one visit to campus that will take approximately 30 minutes. Parking is provided! The National Science Foundation-funded project is designed to learn more about how children’s memory develops. The project is ongoing and we are flexible with scheduling a time that works for you and your child(ren). For more information contact Kara Moore at 575-5805 or email knm005@email.uark.edu.

Are you interested in a career in public service?

Are you interested in working in government or the non-profit world? Take PLSC 2303-01W: Intro to Public Administration & Policy (CRN: 11768) in the Fall 2016 Semester. In this 16-week online course, we will look at the way things get done in the public sector. From policy development to human resource management to the budgeting process, this course will give you a window into the many challenges and opportunities faced by an administrator, whether a policeman on the beat, the US Secretary of Defense, or the director of a local charity. There will be no expensive textbook for this course, but articles and a first-hand account of life in federal and state government by Kenneth Ashworth in his book “Caught Between a Dog and a Fireplug”. For more information, email the instructor Andrew Gaber at agaber1@nwacc.edu.

Respiratory Therapist Applications Now Available

Respiratory Therapist applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications. Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

Health Information Management applications now available

Health Information Management applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications.  Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

ACC 2016: Call for Proposals

The Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) organization is seeking proposals that reflect best practices and techniques related to community college administration/leadership, faculty, student success, and workforce development for presentation at the ACC annual conference October 9-11, 2016 . Proposals must be received by June 1, 2016. Proposals may be submitted online at http://www.arkansascc.org/annual-conference.html.

Free Counseling for Students

NWACC offers professional and private counseling to students through a partnership with area agencies. Counseling is free for students and available on campus on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To schedule an appointment, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237 or Dale Montgomery at dmontgom@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4234.

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May 16, 2016

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Tutoring Center Intersession & Summer Hours (NEW)

The Burns Hall Tutoring Center will be open the following days and times for the summer: May 31-June 29: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm & July 5-August 3: Monday-Thursday, 8am-6pm

Summer Efficiencies Hours/Flexible Work Schedule

The Summer Efficiencies Schedule begins May 23 through August 5.  During this time the College is open 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, except for selected programs. With supervisor approval, employees may work and be paid for a reduced weekly schedule of 32 hours.  Employees electing this schedule are required to remain on the alternate work schedule for the duration of the summer efficiency time frame May 23 through August 5.  In addition to the reduction in pay, employees who choose this option will also receive vacation and sick leave accruals at 80% of their normal rate. Employees who wish to work a reduced work week different from 32 hours weekly e.g. 36, are required to use their accrued vacation leave to cover the difference.   Vacation leave should be recorded on the employee’s time sheet. Employees requesting the reduced schedule must submit their form to Wendi Cadle in the human resources or at wcadle@nwacc.edu no later than close of business on Friday, May 20, 2016.  The link to the form is http://content.nwacc.edu/administrativeServices/HR/Forms/FlexibleWorkArrangementForm.pdf

Facebook NWACC Italy

You can follow our NWACC students to Tuscany the month of June! Follow them on the Facebook page “NWACC in ITALY” or Facebook friend Miles Dayton Fish.

High School and Middle School Summer Camp

Do you know a high schooler or middle schooler looking for something fun to do this summer? Are they interested in learning more about food, cooking and nutrition? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is offering culinary boot camp sessions for high school and middle school kids! Find more available dates and register online at http://www.brightwater.org/; click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Cheese Classes

Do you love cheese? Do you want to learn how to make cheese and butter at home? The Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Program is pleased to partner with Jessica Keahey of Sweet Freedom Creamery, cheesemaker and cheese expert, in providing the community fun, informative, and entertaining cheese and dairy classes. Register online: http://www.brightwater.org/, click on “Current Events” at the bottom of the page.

Chamber Singers Registration Email

Register today for Chamber Singers at NWACC Fall 2016. The group rehearses Tu/Th at 1:30; contact Miles Fish for audition times and information about the new NWACC Chamber Singers scholarship program. Traditional and non-traditional students may register for Chamber Singers. mfish@nwacc.edu or milesfish@mac.com

Help Build the Hammock Lounge

NWACC Student Ambassador and Activities Board members are excited to build the NWACC Hammock Lounge. Because the lounge will be funded by donations, SAAB members are looking to you to help build this great new addition to campus. The lounge will be a place for students to hang out, study, and enjoy. Every little bit helps! If you would like to donate to this awesome new addition for NWACC students please email studentlife@nwacc.edu. For more information contact Becky Hudson at rhudson1@nwacc.edu.

Free Seminar: Exploring hidden causes behind ADHD, Autism, and chronic illnesses in kids

Free seminar- The Perfect Storm: Join Dr. John Unruh in unlocking the secrets behind ADHD, Autism, & Chronic illnesses in kids. Find out what doctors call a neurological storm. Learn how to take actions steps to help your child. Register today! Bring your questions and family members to this epic event! When: Tuesday, May 17, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where: National Child Protection Training Center at NWACC

Website: www.yourwellnesspractice.com

 

Spring Events from Communication and Arts 

There have been a few changes in the spring schedule from the Music Department. Please see the attached flyer for a revised list.

Personal Finance Workshops at the Bentonville Public Library

It’s time to get your money in line! Bentonville Public Library is excited to announce Special Ops: Personal Finance, a series of financial workshops to help you control your money. The financial classes will be facilitated by Credit Counseling of Arkansas. For information about dates and times, visit the library website at www.bentonvillelibrary.org or call 479-271-3192.

Youth Lit Fest-Revised

The 2nd Annual Bentonville Youth Literature Festival will soon be here! The Bentonville Public Library will be filled with exciting author and illustrator presentations, workshops, activities, book sales, book signings, and more! All presentations and activities are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. For more information, contact spekel@bentonvillear.com.

Learning to Learn Project 

The Learning to Learn Project at the University of Arkansas is seeking 5-year-olds, 1st graders, and 3rd graders 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 participants receive $20 for their participation. It’s fun, and a great learning opportunity for children. The project consists of one visit to campus that will take approximately 30 minutes. Parking is provided! The National Science Foundation-funded project is designed to learn more about how children’s memory develops. The project is ongoing and we are flexible with scheduling a time that works for you and your child(ren). For more information contact Kara Moore at 575-5805 or email knm005@email.uark.edu.

Are you interested in a career in public service?

Are you interested in working in government or the non-profit world? Take PLSC 2303-01W: Intro to Public Administration & Policy (CRN: 11768) in the Fall 2016 Semester. In this 16-week online course, we will look at the way things get done in the public sector. From policy development to human resource management to the budgeting process, this course will give you a window into the many challenges and opportunities faced by an administrator, whether a policeman on the beat, the US Secretary of Defense, or the director of a local charity. There will be no expensive textbook for this course, but articles and a first-hand account of life in federal and state government by Kenneth Ashworth in his book “Caught Between a Dog and a Fireplug”. For more information, email the instructor Andrew Gaber at agaber1@nwacc.edu.

Respiratory Therapist Applications Now Available

Respiratory Therapist applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications. Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

Health Information Management applications now available

Health Information Management applications are now available through July 1, 2016, on the NWACC Health Professions page: https://www.nwacc.edu/web/academics_healthProfessions/applications.  Applicants will need their NWACC username and password in order to apply. Questions concerning the application process can be sent to HPapps@nwacc.edu.

ACC 2016: Call for Proposals

The Arkansas Community Colleges (ACC) organization is seeking proposals that reflect best practices and techniques related to community college administration/leadership, faculty, student success, and workforce development for presentation at the ACC annual conference October 9-11, 2016 . Proposals must be received by June 1, 2016. Proposals may be submitted online at http://www.arkansascc.org/annual-conference.html.

Free Counseling for Students

NWACC offers professional and private counseling to students through a partnership with area agencies. Counseling is free for students and available on campus on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To schedule an appointment, contact Danielle Schader at dschader@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4237 or Dale Montgomery at dmontgom@nwacc.edu or 479-619-4234.

NWACC Resources

Campus Maps

Publicity Request Form

Employment Opportunities at NWACC