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Single Mom Turns to NECC for Career in Sleep Technology
December 16, 2014 – 2:45 pm
Single Mom Turns to NECC for Career in Sleep Technology

When Jennifer Canfield learned she was going to be a mom, she began looking for a career she could train for quickly and earn a decent income. She found it in the Sleep Technology Certificate …

NECC Wins “MEMO2MA” Twitter Contest
December 15, 2014 – 8:49 pm
NECC Wins “MEMO2MA” Twitter Contest

Cookies, coffee cake, and hot chocolate were the morning fare for students, staff and faculty who participated in the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education’s Vision Project Twitter photo contest titled Degrees of Urgency:  Why Massachusetts …

December Trustee Notes
December 15, 2014 – 7:30 pm

College has New Mission Statement
Northern Essex’s mission statement has stayed the same since it was created in 1992 to align with the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education’s mission statement.
At the December meeting, trustees voted unanimously …

He Offers an Interesting Philosophy on Philosophy
December 15, 2014 – 6:54 pm
He Offers an Interesting Philosophy on Philosophy

Adjunct faculty member Dustin Rollins believes curiosity is the foundation of philosophy and philosophy is the foundation to a successful life.
Rollins, who begins his seventh year teaching philosophy at NECC, himself came to philosophy by …

NECC Graphic Novel Course Combines Art and Literature
December 14, 2014 – 7:14 pm

http://www.eagletribune.com/lifestyle/tales-from-the-valley-necc-class-turns-local-life-into/article_6c9a0779-e17d-55f8-9c0b-900e131858dd.html

Twenty-six years and Counting of Teaching CIS
December 10, 2014 – 7:15 pm
Twenty-six years and Counting of Teaching CIS

Twenty-six years after teaching her first basic computer course, Dr. Ethel Schuster of Andover, is still teaching classes in the ever-evolving field of computer and information science (CIS), from applications to programming to security and …

Haverhill’s Parker Rogers Excels in Classroom and on Court
December 9, 2014 – 9:05 pm

http://www.eagletribune.com/sports/with-help-of-best-friend-vonleh-necc-s-rogers-overcomes/article_19c931be-b9e2-554b-bf81-bad15ceb0f3e.html

Marine Biology has this Professor’s Heart
December 9, 2014 – 4:24 pm
Marine Biology has this Professor’s Heart

If he isn’t on the water or in the water, then marine biologist and natural science professor Dr. Ken Thomas is teaching about the water and its countless inhabitants.
While he also teaches introduction to biology …

NECC’s Lab Science Program Receives Platinum Endorsement
December 9, 2014 – 3:35 pm
NECC’s Lab Science Program Receives Platinum Endorsement

The Laboratory Sciences Associate Degree Program at Northern Essex Community College has received a Platinum Endorsement for 2014, the highest endorsement award given by the Massachusetts Life Sciences Education Consortium (MLSEC).
This marks the …

NECC Provides Foundation for Successful Transfer
December 8, 2014 – 2:54 pm
NECC Provides Foundation for Successful Transfer

Nairoby Sanchez knew when she enrolled at Northern Essex that it would be the first step on her journey to earning a four-year degree.
The Haverhill resident was looking for a fresh start when she came …

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