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Three Honored for Work at NECC
May 31, 2016 – 4:45 pm | Comments Off on Three Honored for Work at NECC
Three Honored for Work at NECC

Three Northern Essex Community College employees, Tom Goulet of Plaistow, NH, Helen Mansur of Chelmsford, and Jennifer Jackson-Stevens of Boston, recently received the quarterly Employee Recognition Award for the second quarter of 2016.
The Employee Recognition …

Free Program Helps Improve English Skills
May 31, 2016 – 1:47 pm | Comments Off on Free Program Helps Improve English Skills
Free Program Helps Improve English Skills

A free program titled The Bridge to College and Careers program designed to help English language learners succeed in college will be offered through Northern Essex Community College’s Center for Adult Education Programs and Preparation.
This …

Five NECC Faculty Receive Emeritus Status
May 26, 2016 – 3:31 pm | Comments Off on Five NECC Faculty Receive Emeritus Status
Five NECC Faculty Receive Emeritus Status

Five Northern Essex Community College faculty members Catherine “Kitty” Dabrowski of Salem, MA, Linda Desjardins of Hampton Beach, NH, Alan Hislop of Plaistow, NH, Nancy Nickerson of Methuen, and Susan Sanders of Hampstead, NH, were …

Northern Essex Graduates More than 1000
May 24, 2016 – 2:58 pm | Comments Off on Northern Essex Graduates More than 1000
Northern Essex Graduates More than 1000

Armed with a message of positivity and resiliency as well as a t-shirt cannon, Northern Essex Community College President Lane Glenn opened the 54th commencement exercises on Saturday, May 21, on the quadrangle on the …

Knights Basketball Captain Receives Two Awards
May 23, 2016 – 1:42 pm | Comments Off on Knights Basketball Captain Receives Two Awards
Knights Basketball Captain Receives Two Awards

Recent Northern Essex Community College graduate Johnathan Paulino of Lawrence, is the recipient of the NECC Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievement from the NECC Alumni Association as well as the NECC Male Athlete of the Year Award .
The …

First Year is the Charm for NECC Softball Coach
May 18, 2016 – 6:34 pm | Comments Off on First Year is the Charm for NECC Softball Coach
First Year is the Charm for NECC Softball Coach

Northern Essex Community College’s first-year head softball coach Kendra Hobbs sure knows how to make a name for herself. She was recently named the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region XXI Coach of the …

Robert Frost’s Granddaughter Presents White Fund Lecture
May 17, 2016 – 4:20 pm | Comments Off on Robert Frost’s Granddaughter Presents White Fund Lecture
Robert Frost’s Granddaughter Presents White Fund Lecture

To the rest of the world he was a renowned poet, author of “The Road Not Taken,” a former U.S. Poet Laureate, and the poet who recited “The Gift Outright” at the inauguration of President …

Area Students Recognized for Peace Poems
May 9, 2016 – 3:48 pm | Comments Off on Area Students Recognized for Peace Poems
Area Students Recognized for Peace Poems

“Peace is being able to listen for a still small voice in the midst of chaos. It’s your voice. Whatever voice that may be,” Diannely Antigua, a former Haverhill resident and alumna of Northern Essex …

Softball Team Finishes Season With Heads High
May 3, 2016 – 3:26 pm | Comments Off on Softball Team Finishes Season With Heads High
Softball Team Finishes Season With Heads High

When is a loss a win? When you are the Northern Essex Community College Knights softball team.
In just its second year as a varsity sport, the fledgling team ended its season Saturday, April 30, with …

Alumna Recalls Time Spent at NECC as Poetic
April 28, 2016 – 8:47 pm | Comments Off on Alumna Recalls Time Spent at NECC as Poetic
Alumna Recalls Time Spent at NECC as Poetic

Diannely Antigua was just nine years old when she began confiding in her journal.
It’s a literary practice that has served the Northern Essex Community College alumna well. Today, Antigua is completing her first year of …