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SGA Inducts New Officers

SGA Inducts New Officers

May 11, 2017
tags: 2017, May 2017, press release, newsletter, SGa

National Park College (NPC) Student Government Association (SGA) hosted their annual Passing the Gavel induction ceremony Wednesday.

SGA Inducts New Officers

SGA Hosts Springs Car Show For Scholarships

March 30, 2017
tags: 2017, March 2017, press advisory, SGA

National Park College (NPC) Student Government Association (SGA) will host a Spring Car Show April 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will take place in the parking lot of the Fisher Campus Center at 101 College Drive.

SGA Hosts Springs Car Show For Scholarships
International Women's Day

International Women's Day

March 08, 2017
tags: 2017, March 2017, press release, SGA, newsletter

National Park College hosted an event in celebration of International Women’s Day Wednesday with guest speaker, Minnie Lennox and a Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® men’s march. The march is a playful way to increase awareness for serious women’s issues, including sexualized violence against women. The march featured male faculty, staff and students from a variety of areas on campus who were fitted with red high heeled shoes and given a pathway to walk.

International Women's Day
SGA Visits State Capitol

SGA Visits State Capitol

February 23, 2017
tags: SGA, 2017, February 2017, campus news, newsletter

The NPC Student Government Association participated in the two-year college SGA Day at the Capitol Feb. 14. Students toured the Capitol grounds, attended committee meetings, visited with legislators, and attended the legislators luncheon hosted by Arkansas Community Colleges.

SGA Visits State Capitol
NPC, GC Farm Bureau Host State and Local Candidate Debate

NPC, GC Farm Bureau Host State and Local Candidate Debate

October 27, 2016
tags: press release, 2016, October 2016, SGA

Hot Springs, Arkansas – The National Park College (NPC) Student Government Association and the Garland County Farm Bureau (GCFB) hosted a State and Local Candidate Debate Tuesday. All state and local candidates seeking public office were invited to participate. Dick Antoine, host of the KZNG-AM 1340 morning show, “Talk of the Town” moderated the event. The debate panel included Dr. Charles Argo, Social Sciences Division Chair, Michelle Godwin, SGA President, Tommy Sorrells, GCFB President, and Corey Alderdice, Director of the Arkansas School for Math, Science, and the Arts.

NPC, GC Farm Bureau Host State and Local Candidate Debate

NPC, Garland County Farm Bureau Host State and Local Candidate Debate

October 07, 2016
tags: campus news, 2016, October 2016, SGA

Hot Springs, Arkansas – The National Park College (NPC) Student Government Association and the Garland County Farm Bureau (GCFB) will host a State and Local Candidate Debate Tuesday, October 25. All state and local candidates seeking public office have been invited to participate. Dick Antoine, host of the KZNG-AM 1340 morning show, “Talk of the Town” will moderate the event. The debate panel will include Dr. Charles Argo, Social Sciences Division Chair, Michelle Godwin, SGA President, Tommy Sorrells, GCFB President, and Corey Alderdice, Director of the Arkansas School for Math, Science, and the Arts.

NPC, Garland County Farm Bureau Host State and Local Candidate Debate
NPC Reveals Three Mascot Finalists

NPC Reveals Three Mascot Finalists

September 23, 2016
tags: press release, 2016, September 2016, SGA

Hot Springs, Arkansas – National Park College (NPC) announced the three finalists for mascot this week in conjunction with Spirit Week activities. The final three mascot concepts were selected from the top 10 by members of the Student Government Association and administration. Graphic artist, Cari Elliott prepared concept boards for the audience using references from other school mascots. She explained how each idea could be represented graphically.

NPC Reveals Three Mascot Finalists
Student Leadership Addresses NPC Board

Student Leadership Addresses NPC Board

August 25, 2016
tags: press release, 2016, August 2016, SGA

Hot Springs, Arkansas – The National Park College (NPC) Board of Trustees held their regular monthly meeting Wednesday, August 24. Items for report included updates on student life events, student government association projects, and workforce training. The Board welcomed new hires Donald Caudill, Higher Ed Program Manager; Kathy Edwards, Institutional Services Assistant; Kurtis Markish, Purchasing Specialist; Bruce Hankins, Controller; Ferris Allen, Music Instructor; Dr. Judith Bride, Chemistry Instructor; Kevin Day, High School Criminal Justice Instructor; Timothy Jackson, EMT Clinical Director; Ashley Simmons, Practical Nursing Instructor; Lana Taliaferro, Art Instructor; and Dr. Christopher Thrasher, History Instructor.

Student Leadership Addresses NPC Board
NPTC Celebrates Student Success

NPTC Celebrates Student Success

April 29, 2016
tags: community events, press releases, NPTC, SGA, 2016, April 2016

Hot Springs, Arkansas – The National Park Technology Center (NPTC) held its annual awards program Thursday, April 21, in the Eisele Auditorium of the Frederick M. Dierks Center for Nursing and Health Sciences. The auditorium was standing room only as family, friends, local school officials and NPTC faculty and staff watched more than 100 students being recognized for their efforts and achievements. Students from Lake Hamilton, Lakeside, Cutter-Morning Star, Jessieville, Hot Springs, Fountain Lake, Mountain Pine, and Caddo Hills High Schools received awards. Students received recognition for the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS), Student Government Association (SGA) Campus and Community Service Award, Technical Excellence, CHAMPION/Work Ethic and Outstanding Student.

NPTC Celebrates Student Success
NPC Continues to Expand Transfer Options for Students

NPC Continues to Expand Transfer Options for Students

April 27, 2016
tags: NPU, SGA, President's Office, development, press releases

Hot Springs, Arkansas – National Park College (NPC) held their regular monthly meeting Wednesday, April 27. Items for report included updates on new degrees and transfer agreements, campus development and events. The Board welcomed new hire, Cari Elliott. Mrs. Elliott is the new graphic artist for External Relations.

NPC Continues to Expand Transfer Options for Students
SGA Hosts Spring Car Show for Scholarships

SGA Hosts Spring Car Show for Scholarships

April 04, 2016
tags: scholarships, SGA, press advisory, 2016, April 2016

Hot Springs, Arkansas – National Park College (NPC) Student Government Association (SGA) will host a Spring Car Show April 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will take place in the parking lot of the Fisher Campus Center at 101 College Drive. This is the second annual car show event the SGA has hosted. Proceeds from the car show will benefit the SGA scholarship fund at National Park College.

SGA Hosts Spring Car Show for Scholarships
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