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NECC Education Leads to Life of Music
April 28, 2015 – 4:22 pm | Comments Off
NECC Education Leads to Life of Music

Nearly 50 years after attending Northern Essex, David Vose, Berklee College of Music professor and working musician, told NECC students and guests that NECC was “pivotal” to his life’s direction.
When he was in the fourth …

NECC Alumni Return to Discuss Professions
April 28, 2015 – 3:08 pm | Comments Off
NECC Alumni Return to Discuss Professions

Freelance writer Alexandra Pecci and Northern Essex Community College History Professor Richard Padova recently participated in a Liberal Arts Alumni Panel on Northern Essex’s Haverhill Campus. They shared their professional experiences with interested students, staff, …

NECC Employee and Retiree Run Boston Marathon
April 21, 2015 – 7:48 pm | Comments Off
NECC Employee and Retiree Run Boston Marathon

Congratulations to NECC’s very own Boston Marathoners Maria Gonzalez of Burlington who works as an academic advisor and student success center liaison on the Lawrence campus and Linda Desjardins of Hampton, NH, who taught English …

Former Engineering Student Returns to Recruit NECC Students
April 8, 2015 – 6:07 pm | Comments Off
Former Engineering Student Returns to Recruit NECC Students

NECC Engineering alumnus Tom Faulkner helps to create knees. He thinks current NECC engineering students could too.   
Faulkner, a hiring engineer with ConforMIS, Inc., a biomedical company in Bedford, MA, that designs and manufactures customized …

April Board of Trustees Notes
April 8, 2015 – 12:58 pm | Comments Off

New Certificate Program
 
Beginning in the fall of 2016, Northern Essex, in cooperation with Greater Lawrence Technical High School (GLTHS), will begin offering a one-year, two-semester Automotive Technology Program Certificate.
The NECC Board of Trustees voted unanimously …

NECC Alum Daniel Peters Profiled in Eagle Tribune
March 31, 2015 – 1:01 pm | Comments Off

http://www.eagletribune.com/news/haverhill/farmer-fastballer-and-future-teacher/article_740696fb-5609-5554-a144-a56ae8af38f1.html
 

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., …