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Hard Work Leads To Successful Transfer
February 21, 2014 – 6:52 pm | Comments Off
Hard Work Leads To Successful Transfer

Joseiry Santos isn’t afraid of hard work. And that quality should serve her well at UMass Lowell, where she transferred last fall after earning her Associate Degree in Criminal Justice and a Law Enforcement Certificate …

NECC Professor Gains Recognition as a Composer
February 18, 2014 – 4:19 pm | Comments Off
NECC Professor Gains Recognition as a Composer

Northern Essex Community College English instructor Lenny Cavallaro of Groveland continues to gain recognition as a composer.
Broadbent and Dunn, a British publisher, recently released Cavallaro’s Sonata in D Minor for Violin and Piano, Op. 4, …

Master Piano Workshops Offered at NECC
February 11, 2014 – 4:45 pm | Comments Off

The Music Program at Northern Essex Community College will offer two free masters workshops in the art of piano playing by NECC music faculty member Christina Dietrich, Sunday, March 2, and Sunday, April 13, from …

Lawrence Man is Model for Student Success Center
February 11, 2014 – 2:57 pm | Comments Off
Lawrence Man is Model for  Student Success Center

Jean Carlos Gomez says Northern Essex’s Student Success Center (SSC), along with hard work, is the reason he is on his way to earning his associate degree in Criminal Justice.
The 20-year-old Lawrence resident has been …

MA Secretary of Education Likes What He Sees in Lawrence
February 4, 2014 – 3:06 pm | Comments Off
MA Secretary of Education Likes What He Sees in Lawrence

On Tuesday, January 7, Governor Patrick’s Secretary of Education Matthew Malone visited Lawrence to learn about Northern Essex Community College’s plans for expansion in the city.
He met with Northern Essex President Lane Glenn and state …

Your Valentine Chocolate May Be Good for You!
February 4, 2014 – 2:48 pm | Comments Off
Your Valentine Chocolate May Be Good for You!

 There’s little doubt that chocolate is a delicious treat and typically seen as a guilty pleasure but did you know that chocolate can also be healthy?
According to Professor of Chemistry Mike Cross at the Northern …

Newburyport Mom Trains for Respiratory Care Career
January 23, 2014 – 4:24 pm | Comments Off
Newburyport Mom Trains for Respiratory Care Career

When Andrea Middleton got serious about training for a career, she enrolled in Northern Essex’s Respiratory Care Program, which allowed her to work in the field and gain valuable experience after she completed the first …

Art Student Creates Winning Design
January 23, 2014 – 3:39 pm | Comments Off
Art Student Creates Winning Design

Angel Augusto thinks everyone needs a super hero – even Northern Essex grads. So, when he entered the Class of 2014 T-shirt design contest he created one. He won the contest as well as a …

Learn How to Apply for Federal Financial Aid
January 23, 2014 – 10:04 am | Comments Off

Does the thought of filing a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) overwhelm you? Take control of your or your child’s student federal aid potential by attending FAFSA Day Massachusetts on Sunday, February 23rd, …

Fall 2013 Dean’s List Announced
January 17, 2014 – 4:12 pm | Comments Off

Dr. William Heineman, vice president of academic affairs, Northern Essex Community College, is pleased to announce the appointment of students to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2013 term.
To be included, students must attain a …