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NECC’s Student Success Center Recognized for Work with Hispanic Students
March 29, 2016 – 2:00 pm | Comments Off on NECC’s Student Success Center Recognized for Work with Hispanic Students
NECC’s Student Success Center Recognized for Work with Hispanic Students

Northern Essex Community College’s Student Success Center was recently lauded for its effective use of federal funds in educating Latinos successfully.
The Alliance of Hispanic Serving Institution Educators (AHSIE) recognized Northern Essex for creating programs that …

NECC Presents “Almost, Maine”
March 28, 2016 – 8:20 pm | Comments Off on NECC Presents “Almost, Maine”
NECC Presents “Almost, Maine”

It’s the middle of winter in a little, remote, Maine town and its residents inexplicably begin falling in and out of love. This is the premise of the romantic, comedy “Almost, Maine” by John Cariani …

Five NECC Employees Receive National Award
March 28, 2016 – 6:59 pm | Comments Off on Five NECC Employees Receive National Award
Five NECC Employees Receive National Award

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

Make NECC Part of Your Summer Plans
March 28, 2016 – 5:54 pm | Comments Off on Make NECC Part of Your Summer Plans
Make NECC Part of Your Summer Plans

Don’t make any summer plans without including Northern Essex Community College. Whether you are a college student trying to catch up from last semester or trying to get ahead for next semester NECC has a …

Information Session for Free Personal Care Attendant Program
March 23, 2016 – 5:32 pm | Comments Off on Information Session for Free Personal Care Attendant Program
Information Session for Free Personal Care Attendant Program

An information session for individuals interested in becoming personal care attendants (PCAs) for the elderly and disabled will be offered Friday, April 15, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at NECC Riverwalk, 360 Merrimack St., Lawrence. …

NECC Hosts Open House for Eye Doctor Assistants  
March 14, 2016 – 2:51 pm | Comments Off on NECC Hosts Open House for Eye Doctor Assistants  
NECC Hosts Open House for Eye Doctor Assistants  

Individuals interested in a career in the eye care industry should attend Northern Essex Community College’s Ophthalmic Assistant Open House on Saturday, April 30, from 10 a.m. until noon in the iHealth Building, 52 Franklin …

Professor Shares Fascination with Natural Science
March 10, 2016 – 4:51 pm | Comments Off on Professor Shares Fascination with Natural Science
Professor Shares Fascination with Natural Science

Dr. Maria Carles has had a lifelong fascination with the natural world and all living organisms. She shares this fascination with her students, hoping to awaken their own curiosity and interest in life sciences.
Since 2011, …

Noted Author to Speak at NECC’s STEM Series
March 9, 2016 – 4:06 pm | Comments Off on Noted Author to Speak at NECC’s STEM Series
Noted Author to Speak at NECC’s STEM Series

Five years ago, author Sy Montgomery met Athena, a giant Pacific octopus at the New England Aquarium. It changed the New Hampshire resident’s life and resulted in her most recent book, “The Soul of an …

NECC Summer Kids’ Program has New Location, New Courses
March 3, 2016 – 8:14 pm | Comments Off on NECC Summer Kids’ Program has New Location, New Courses
NECC Summer Kids’ Program has New Location, New Courses

Designing an outdoor adventure game, making raisins dance, creating a secret garden stepping stone, and building a tree house model are what students will be doing this summer at Northern Essex Community College’s STEM College …

NECC Professor strings together math, science, and music
March 1, 2016 – 2:48 pm | Comments Off on NECC Professor strings together math, science, and music

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