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Articles by: Ellen Small-Davis

Working Mom Finds Success at NECC
March 9, 2015 – 3:45 pm | Comments Off
Working Mom Finds Success at NECC

Lina Garcia Kosko credits her sister’s deafness for leading her to Northern Essex’s Deaf Studies Program and Northern Essex for helping her find balance in her life.
“At Northern Essex I learned to set priorities, have …

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss
March 2, 2015 – 8:24 pm | Comments Off

Beloved children’s author Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, was born on March 2, 1904. Today would have been the American writer and cartoonist’s 111 birthday. As a homage to the literary genius …

Acting and Tutoring Play Role in Lawrence Woman’s Future
March 2, 2015 – 4:08 pm | Comments Off
Acting and Tutoring Play Role in Lawrence Woman’s Future

Kiara Pichardo says, for her, the two most significant locations on the Northern Essex campus are the 75-seat theater and the tutoring center. One has given her direction, and the other has helped her …

Info Sessions Offered for Enrolled Agent Program
February 26, 2015 – 7:08 pm | Comments Off
Info Sessions Offered for Enrolled Agent Program

Northern Essex Community College will hold three information sessions this spring for individuals interested in enrolling in the Enrolled Agent (EA) Exam Review Program which begins Tuesday, April 28, at NECC Riverwalk, 360 Merrimack St., …

NECC Faculty Receive National Award
February 26, 2015 – 7:03 pm | Comments Off
NECC Faculty Receive National Award

Six Northern Essex Community College faculty members were recently named recipients of the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Awards for Excellence, a national honor which recognizes outstanding teachers in the country’s community …

Caribbean U-Boat Blockade Subject of Book
February 26, 2015 – 2:23 pm | Comments Off
Caribbean U-Boat Blockade Subject of Book

While conducting research for her doctoral thesis, Northern Essex Community College associate professor Ligia Domenech stumbled upon a brief reference to the U-Boat blockade of the Caribbean during World War II. This footnote left her …

North Andover Man is Opportunity Knight
February 17, 2015 – 2:49 pm | Comments Off
North Andover Man is Opportunity Knight

One of the hardest working members of the Northern Essex Community College Knights Basketball Team may never have scored a point for the team, but he scored plenty of points with the team and its …

Two Appointed to NECC Board of Trustees
February 6, 2015 – 2:56 pm | Comments Off
Two Appointed to NECC Board of Trustees

Joseph D’Orazio of Haverhill and Marianne Paley Nadel of Chestnut Hill were recently appointed to the Northern Essex Community College Board of Trustees by former Governor Deval Patrick.
D’Orazio, who worked for a decade in the …

NECC Employees Awarded for Work Performance
January 26, 2015 – 4:27 pm | Comments Off
NECC Employees Awarded for Work Performance

 
Three Northern Essex Community College employees Stacy Ayotte of Exeter, NH, Duane Quinion of Westport Island, ME, and Cheryl Wilson of Chelmsford recently received the NECC Employee Recognition Award for the first quarter of 2015.
The …

Students Flock to NECC Engineering Program
January 13, 2015 – 9:35 pm | Comments Off
Students Flock to NECC Engineering Program

Two years ago, when Nathaniel Clark sat down with his parents to discuss college plans, they all agreed that Northern Essex’s Engineering Program was the smartest choice for the honors student. He was already taking …