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STEM College for Kids Continues at Quarrybrook
March 30, 2017 – 3:31 pm | Comments Off on STEM College for Kids Continues at Quarrybrook
STEM College for Kids Continues at Quarrybrook

Crazy chemistry, natural skin care, nature photography, and comic strip design are just a few of the two dozen course offerings at this summer’s Northern Essex Community College’s STEM College for Kids Program which will …

Medical Device Donated to NECC Respiratory Care Program
March 29, 2017 – 3:57 pm | Comments Off on Medical Device Donated to NECC Respiratory Care Program
Medical Device Donated to NECC Respiratory Care Program

Northern Essex Community College’s respiratory care program just became the first in the state to possess a bronchoscope that will help students prepare for their role in setting up and assisting doctors performing bronchoscopies.
A bronchoscopy …

Terrorism Expert to Speak at Northern Essex
March 27, 2017 – 8:15 pm | Comments Off on Terrorism Expert to Speak at Northern Essex
Terrorism Expert to Speak at Northern Essex

British international and counter-terrorism expert Robert Milton will present a lecture titled “The Path to Violent Radicalization” at Northern Essex Community College on Thursday, April 6, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Hartleb Technology Center …

She Helps NECC Students Find a Career
March 27, 2017 – 4:26 pm | Comments Off on She Helps NECC Students Find a Career
She Helps NECC Students Find a Career

Students enroll at Northern Essex to receive an education. Ashley Moore, director of career and experiential education, makes sure they find a career.
Whether it’s preparing a resume, honing interview skills, deciding on a major, mapping …

Northern Essex Offers Study Abroad Program
March 24, 2017 – 4:23 pm | Comments Off on Northern Essex Offers Study Abroad Program
Northern Essex Offers Study Abroad Program

Imagine starting 2018 with a trip touring Donegal and Dublin, Ireland, while earning three college credits in literature. This trip is just one of three short-course, study abroad trips planned by Northern Essex Community College’s …

Expert on Dating Violence to Speak at NECC’s Lawrence Campus
March 23, 2017 – 4:12 pm | Comments Off on Expert on Dating Violence to Speak at NECC’s Lawrence Campus
Expert on Dating Violence to Speak at NECC’s Lawrence Campus

Dr. Carlos Cuevas, an expert on violence, victimization, and trauma, whose recent work has focused on sexual assault and dating violence among Latinos, will present a talk titled “Understanding Trauma and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: …

Former FBI Agent Teaches NECC Students
March 17, 2017 – 2:15 pm | Comments Off on Former FBI Agent Teaches NECC Students
Former FBI Agent Teaches NECC Students

After 22 years with the FBI, Jay White said it just seemed logical to pass along his knowledge and experience. Fortunately, Northern Essex criminal justice students are the lucky recipients.
White, who is also an attorney, …

Poet to Present March White Fund Lecture
March 16, 2017 – 6:10 pm | Comments Off on Poet to Present March White Fund Lecture
Poet to Present March White Fund Lecture

Poet, author, performing artist Elizabeth Acevedo will perform her original spoken word during a White Fund lecture on Thursday, March 30, at 6:30 p.m. at El Taller, 275 Essex St., Lawrence.
This event is free and …

The Librarian’s Role Continues to Evolve
March 10, 2017 – 8:52 pm | Comments Off on The Librarian’s Role Continues to Evolve
The Librarian’s Role Continues to Evolve

Sooner or later, NECC students faced with a research project realize they should probably get to know Laura Mondt.
As reference librarian on the Haverhill campus, Mondt helps students navigate books, periodicals, websites, and databases to …

NECC Offers STEM Program for Science Majors
March 10, 2017 – 4:26 pm | Comments Off on NECC Offers STEM Program for Science Majors
NECC Offers STEM Program for Science Majors

Recent high school graduates as well as high school juniors and seniors, planning on studying science in college, might benefit from a bridge program offered by Northern Essex Community College this summer.
Designed to review math …