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NECC Recertified as a Leader College by Achieving the Dream
September 26, 2014 – 3:58 pm | Comments Off

Achieving the Dream announced today the recertification of Northern Essex Community College as an Achieving the Dream Leader College, a national designation awarded to community colleges that commit to improving student success and closing achievement …

Howard Dean Brings a Message of Optimism to NECC
September 25, 2014 – 8:07 pm | Comments Off
Howard Dean Brings a Message of Optimism to NECC

Dr. Howard Dean, former Governor of Vermont, presidential candidate, and chair of the Democrat National Committee, visited Northern Essex Community College’s Haverhill Campus on Wednesday.
Calling himself “an optimist by nature,” Dean told the audience, the …

Graffiti Inspired Art Exhibited at NECC ArtSpace
September 25, 2014 – 6:31 pm | Comments Off
Graffiti Inspired Art Exhibited at NECC ArtSpace

New York artist Jeff Henriquez, who draws from the city’s graffiti covered streets and sidewalks for inspiration, will present a fall show titled “New Work” in the ArtSpace Gallery in the Bentley Library on the …

September Trustees Notes
September 17, 2014 – 7:41 pm | Comments Off

At its September 3 meeting, trustees welcomed Kelsey Terry, the college’s new student trustee. A resident of Amesbury, Terry is majoring in biology, psychology, and philosophy and her long term career goal is to be …

Howard Dean is First Speaker in NECC Series
September 17, 2014 – 6:34 pm | Comments Off
Howard Dean is First Speaker in NECC Series

Dr. Howard Dean will visit Northern Essex Community College’s Haverhill Campus on Wednesday, Sept 24 as part of a new speakers series titled “Movers, Shakers, and Opinion Makers.” Free and open to the public, the …

Workshop Offered on Sign Language in the Workplace
September 11, 2014 – 7:24 pm | Comments Off
Workshop Offered on Sign Language in the Workplace

An eight-week American Sign Language (ASL) course designed to help employees communicate effectively with deaf or hard of hearing customers/co-workers will be offered through Northern Essex Community College’s Center for Corporate & Community Education beginning September …

Local High School Students are Earning College Credits, Thanks to State Funding
September 5, 2014 – 1:49 pm | Comments Off
Local High School Students are Earning College Credits, Thanks to State Funding

This year, four local high schools will be able to continue to participate in Early College Programs in partnership with Northern Essex Community College, thanks to $175,000 which was included in the state budget by …

Convocation Sets Tone for Academic New Year
September 3, 2014 – 8:35 pm | Comments Off
Convocation Sets Tone for Academic New Year

Student success and starfish were the themes of last week’s convocation welcoming dozens of faculty and staff to the 2014/2015 academic year.
Employees mingled and shared stories of their summer over a breakfast buffet. A Power Point presentation looped …

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 …

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