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NECC Announces Fall Seminars for Older Learners
August 27, 2014 – 3:01 pm | Comments Off
NECC Announces Fall Seminars for Older Learners

Adults 50 and older who are interested in learning for the fun of learning are invited to attend Northern Essex Community College’s College of Older Learners (CoOL) seminar showcase on Tuesday, September 16 from 2 …

Mexican American Writer Visits NECC Classroom
August 27, 2014 – 2:55 pm | Comments Off
Mexican American Writer Visits NECC Classroom

Students in Northern Essex Community College’s Summer Bridge Program had a special treat on Tuesday, August 19 when Mexican American writer Sergio Troncoso visited their classroom at the Dimitry Building in Lawrence. The students are …

NECC to Offer Medical Interpreting Course
August 27, 2014 – 2:50 pm | Comments Off

Northern Essex Community College is offering a comprehensive course in Medical Interpreting for individuals interested in interpretation for hospitals, clinics, and human services agencies. Medical interpreters are in great demand nationwide. In Massachusetts, where interpreters …

NECC Purchases 3D Printer for Engineering Students
August 26, 2014 – 7:45 pm | Comments Off
NECC Purchases 3D Printer for Engineering Students

Northern Essex Community College Engineering Professor Jim Cahaly is excited about how the college’s new 3D printer will enhance learning for students in Computer Aided Design (CAD) courses.“We have been working most of this summer …

Patrick Administration Announces $400,000 to Study Public Safety Needs in the City of Lawrence
August 21, 2014 – 9:06 pm | Comments Off
Patrick Administration Announces $400,000 to Study Public Safety Needs in the City of Lawrence

Undersecretary of Administration and Finance Scott Jordan today joined Lawrence Mayor Daniel Rivera, Northern Essex Community College (NECC) President Lane Glenn and state and local officials to announce a new study of the public safety …

NECC Student Plays Key Role in Lawrence’s Bread and Roses Heritage Festival
August 21, 2014 – 5:37 pm | Comments Off
NECC Student Plays Key Role in Lawrence’s Bread and Roses Heritage Festival

A Northern Essex Community College student, Joshua Alba of Lawrence, is providing leadership for this year’s 30th Annual Bread and Roses Festival, which will be held on the Lawrence Common on Monday, September 1 from …

NECC Announces Online Options for Fall
August 19, 2014 – 7:52 pm | Comments Off
NECC Announces Online Options for Fall

With gasoline prices high and personal time at an all-time low, now might be the time to explore taking an online, hybrid (a blend of web-based learning with traditional face to face interaction) or web-enhanced …

NECC English Professor Attends Andover Bread Loaf Writing Workshop
August 12, 2014 – 2:27 pm | Comments Off
NECC English Professor Attends Andover Bread Loaf Writing Workshop

This summer Northern Essex Community College English Professor Lisette Espinoza completed the Andover Bread Loaf (ABL) Writing Workshop at Phillips Academy, along with other educators from New England, New York, and Louisiana, and Kenya, Haiti, …

NECC’s Fall Semester Begins Sept. 3
August 7, 2014 – 5:47 pm | Comments Off

It is not too late to register for fall courses and programs starting September 3 at Northern Essex Community College, and this year there will be a new associate degree to choose from.
For the first …

NECC Club Hosts Board Game Marathon
August 7, 2014 – 4:00 pm | Comments Off
NECC Club Hosts Board Game Marathon

Northern Essex Community College’s Bacon Board Gamers, a student club, will host their 4th semiannual all-day gaming marathon on Friday, August 22 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on the Haverhill campus, 100 Elliot Street.
This …