Oct 242012

Photo by Nick Worth
Members of Northland Pioneer College staff and their guests officially broke ground for the new NPC Skills Center at the Painted Desert Campus in Holbrook last Friday. Those taking part in the ceremony included (left to right) Navajo County Board of Supervisors Chairman J.R. DeSpain, Navajo County Community College District Governing Board Chairman Bill Jeffers, NPC President Dr. Jean Swarth-out, Northern Arizona Vocational Institute of Technology Principal Lisa Aragon, NPC mascot Ernie the Eagle, Board Secretary Ginny Handorf and NPC welding teacher Randy Hoskins.