El Rito Campus
Learn more about Continuing Education at Northern
on the Community & Continuing Education page.
April 24-25, 2014, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Registration fee: $99
This training is for employees and managers of small or large businesses, educational institutions, non-profit organizations, government agencies and others. The course will take you through a 10-step guide for the development of a strategic plan.
For registration and information, contact Cecilia Romero at (505) 747-5477 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
April 25, 6 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. & April 26 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Class meets in the Old Diesel Shop on the El Rito Campus
Registration fee: $65
This class will cover the basics from foundations to walls and roofs of structures that meet the New Mexico Earthen Building Code. Information is aimed at individuals who want to design and build an adobe shed or castle and those who have found a romantic ruin to preserve and renovate.
For registration, contact Cecilia Romero at (505) 583-2356 or email@example.com
Instructor Quentin Wilson can be reached at (505) 583-2356 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn layout and carve basic, traditional Spanish Colonial designs.
All levels welcome, from beginner to expert.
April 21 – 25, 2014 Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4pm
June 23 – 27, 2014 Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4pm
July 14 – 18, 2014, Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4pm
Registration fee: $100.00
Contact instructor David Vargas or Daniel Tafoya at (575) 581-4123 regarding materials fee
Bilingual Strategies Language Institute Spanish Immersion Program
On the El Rito campus
April 27 - May 3, May 18 - 23, June 1 - 7, July 20 -26
Unlike the traditional classroom format and academic textbooks, this program uses the natural communicative approach: learning Spanish like you learned your first language. Evening sessions will include natural language activities in Spanish, including cooking, music, literature and social media.
Contact Dr. Maria Dolores Gonzales at (505) 238-2466 or email email@example.com.
June 9 - 13, July 14 - 18
Learn to paint in the tradition of northern Nw Mexico with natural pigments, homemade gesso and piñon varnish. Create your own spin on the retablo with inspiration from the saints.
For more information, contact:
Feature - Working their hands in wood and paint:
Spanish Colonial Furniture-Making & Retablos at El Rito
Link to October issue of Green Fire Times featuring an article about Northern's
Wildland Fire Science Program! (see pages 23 &31).
Folk Art Program (Associates)