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She Shares her Love for the Written Word
June 30, 2015 – 6:41 pm | Comments Off on She Shares her Love for the Written Word
She Shares her Love for the Written Word

Ginger Hurajt loves to read and wishes everyone else did too. To that end, she nurtures the reader in all her students.
“Reading is one of the joys of life,” she says. “Literature can take you …

NECC Faculty Busy with Literary Pursuits
June 30, 2015 – 3:23 pm | Comments Off on NECC Faculty Busy with Literary Pursuits
NECC Faculty Busy with Literary Pursuits

Northern Essex faculty members were not only busy in the classroom last semester, they kept themselves busy pursuing their own personal writing projects, several of which have been recognized and published by specialty publications.
English professor …

NECC Dean Honored by Lawrence YWCA
June 29, 2015 – 3:01 pm | Comments Off on NECC Dean Honored by Lawrence YWCA
NECC Dean Honored by Lawrence YWCA

Northern Essex Community College administrator Dawna M. Perez, Ph.D., of Haverhill, was one of 23 women to be honored during the 32nd Lawrence YWCA’s Tribute to Women held recently at the Andover Country Club.
 As Northern …

NECC Alumni Rivera Twins are in the News
May 20, 2015 – 3:17 pm | Comments Off on NECC Alumni Rivera Twins are in the News

http://www.eagletribune.com/news/merrimack-valley-grads-honored-at-umass-lowell-graduation/article_db257fa5-53a7-54ce-80ad-2e64c3573650.html

Assistant Coach of American Pastime Becomes an American
May 19, 2015 – 2:27 pm | Comments Off on Assistant Coach of American Pastime Becomes an American
Assistant Coach of American Pastime Becomes an American

NECC’s assistant baseball coach Jhonneris Mendez had more to celebrate last weekend than the Knights heading to the NJCCA World Series. Just a few days before, on Thursday, May 7, he, along with more than …

NECC Education Leads to Life of Music
April 28, 2015 – 4:22 pm | Comments Off on NECC Education Leads to Life of Music
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 on NECC Alumni Return to Discuss Professions
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 on NECC Employee and Retiree Run Boston Marathon
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 on Former Engineering Student Returns to Recruit NECC Students
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 on April Board of Trustees Notes

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 …