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Book Signing and Discussion

[ November 10, 2014; 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. ]
Join us for an Author
NECC alumnus Ron Guilmette, avid kayaker and self-published author, will discuss his debut book “The Islands of Winnipesaukee”, co-authored by nephew Jay Leccese of Stoneham, Massachusetts.
“The Islands of Winnipesaukee” is an 11 x 9.5” coffee table book featuring color photos of and facts about each of Lake [Read More …]

Open Forum with VP of Academic and Student Affairs

[ November 3, 2014; 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] An Open Forum for students will be held on Friday, November 3, 2014. The speaker for this forum will be Bill Heineman, Vice President (VP) of Academic and Student Affairs at NECC.
This Open Forum is an opportunity for students to talk with the college’s chief academic and student affairs officer and share your questions, ideas [Read More …]

Ebola Information Session

[ November 6, 2014; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. November 7, 2014; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. November 12, 2014; 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] NECC Faculty, Staff, and Students:
As we all pay careful attention to news reports about the possible spread of the Ebola virus, please know that NECC is taking appropriate steps to minimize risks and provide the safest and healthiest environment possible.
While the chance of an Ebola case occurring at Northern Essex is quite small, the college [Read More …]

National Depression Screening Day

[ October 29, 2014; 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]

All Students Welcome!
is designed to call attention to the illness of depression on a national level, educate the public about its symptoms, and effective treatments, and offer students at NECC to be screened for depression and anxiety and connect those in need to mental health professionals. Colleges across the country are [Read More …]

Poverty In America: Why?

[ November 26, 2014; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ]

Join us for a discussion on poverty in America!
The U.S. is a rich country yet there are a lot of poor people. Poverty rates have fluctuated over the past few years, but we can’t seem to overcome it. Attend this discussion to learn more about it.
Admission
Free and open to everyone.
Date and Time
November 26, 2014Noon [Read More …]

What Is the Outlook for Capitalism? Are There Alternatives?

[ November 19, 2014; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ]

Join us for a discussion on capitalism and alternatives!
The United States Government self-identifies as a Democracy with a mixed-market capitalist economy. However, many academics say the the U.S. is actually better described as an Oligarchy. Join the Contemporary Affairs club as we discuss how our economy plays into our politics.
Admission
Free and open to everyone.
Date and [Read More …]

Net Neutrality – What Does It Mean?

[ November 12, 2014; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ]

Join us for a discussion on the ongoing battle for net neutrality
The FCC and Chairperson Tom Wheeler have the power to allow ISPs (internet service providers) to determine internet speeds for individual websites and services. Contemporary affairs will discuss what this would mean for the future of the free internet and first amendment rights.
Admission
Free and [Read More …]

Ferguson, Missouri and Race

[ November 5, 2014; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ]
Join us for a forum on the shooting of Michael Brown this summer in , Missouri 
What does this say about attitudes toward race in the U.S. 50 years after the heyday of the Civil Rights movement.?
Admission
Free and open to everyone.
Date and Time
November 5, 2014Noon to 1:00 PM
Location
Haverhill CampusSpurk (C) BuildingRoom C 113
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Discussion: Market Basket Follow Up

[ October 29, 2014; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] This discussion, about recent Market Basket events will be a follow-up to the previous Friday’s panel presentation, “Direct Action:  Market Basket, Bread & Roses and Occupy.”     
Admission
Free and open to everyone.
Date and Time
October 29, 2014Noon to 1:00 PM
Location
Haverhill CampusSpurk (C) BuildingRoom C 113
More Information
This event is sponsored by the Contemporary Affairs Club. For more information [Read More …]

Field Trip, Lowell National Historic Park

[ October 28, 2014; 10:45 am to 4:00 pm. 10:45 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Would you like to learn about the origins of U.S. industrialization?
Join us for a field trip to Lowell National Historical Park to learn about the origins of industrialization in the U.S.  We’ll visit a working factory, set up much like one in the mid-19th century, tour a boarding house where young women who worked in [Read More …]