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Still Time to Enroll at NECC
December 19, 2014 – 8:40 pm | Comments Off

Have you been thinking about earning your degree or jumpstarting your career? If yes, the spring semester at Northern Essex Community College begins Wednesday, Jan. 21, and it’s not too late to register for courses …

NECC Wins “MEMO2MA” Twitter Contest
December 15, 2014 – 8:49 pm | Comments Off
NECC Wins “MEMO2MA” Twitter Contest

Cookies, coffee cake, and hot chocolate were the morning fare for students, staff and faculty who participated in the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education’s Vision Project Twitter photo contest titled Degrees of Urgency:  Why Massachusetts …

December Trustee Notes
December 15, 2014 – 7:30 pm | Comments Off

Trustees Accept Gift of Lawrence Property
Trustees voted unanimously to accept a gift of the Louise Haffner Fournier Education Center, 78 Amesbury St., Lawrence, from the EMLO Realty Trust, which is under the direction of Joanne …

NECC Announces Accelerated Classes During Winter Break
December 5, 2014 – 5:25 pm | Comments Off
NECC Announces Accelerated Classes During Winter Break

 
For the first time in decades, maybe ever, Northern Essex Community College is offering accelerated courses during the January break for students who want to get ahead.
These courses are open to current Northern Essex students …

Information Literacy Lab Opens on Lawrence Campus
December 4, 2014 – 7:23 pm | Comments Off

Bill Heineman, NECC’s vice president of academic and student affairs, has a tip for students with papers to write.
After touring the college’s new information literacy lab in Lawrence at a November 24 Open House, he …

ValleyWorks Career Center and NECC Celebrate New Partnership
November 24, 2014 – 8:28 pm | Comments Off
ValleyWorks Career Center and NECC Celebrate New Partnership

 
What was for years Northern Essex Community College’s bookstore is now the home of the ValleyWorks Career Center’s Haverhill Office. The college and the career center hosted a grand opening on Tuesday, Nov. 18 to …

Local Employers Learn How to Build Talent
November 19, 2014 – 4:54 pm | Comments Off
Local Employers Learn How to Build Talent

 
Over 200 local employers gathered at the Andover Country Club on Friday, October 31 to hear how Middlesex and Northern Essex community colleges are “Building the Talent Pipeline” through internship programs.
The keynote speaker was Dr. …

NECC Signs Second International Articulation Agreement
November 17, 2014 – 5:20 pm | Comments Off
NECC Signs Second International Articulation Agreement

 
The University of West London’s impressive list of graduates includes musicians such as Pete Townshend of the Who, the late Freddie Mercury of Queen, and several recent finalists in the X Factor, England’s wildly popular …

Author Dubus Reads at NECC Tea
November 17, 2014 – 2:06 pm | Comments Off
Author Dubus Reads at NECC Tea

When author Andre Dubus III attended the Women of NECC’s annual tea November 5, he shared a personal essay, a favorite poem, and more than a few stories.
Following a buffet lunch donated by NexDine, Inc., …

The New Hub in Lawrence will Serve NECC Students and the Community
November 7, 2014 – 6:07 pm | Comments Off
The New Hub in Lawrence will Serve NECC Students and the Community

 
On Thursday evening, Nov. 6, business and community leaders gathered at 420 Common Street to celebrate a new commercial venture in the city of Lawrence which will cater to Northern Essex Community College students as …

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