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Submissions Sought for 9th Annual Peace Poetry Contest   
February 21, 2017 – 5:02 pm
Submissions Sought for 9th Annual Peace Poetry Contest   

Nine years ago, when Northern Essex Community College English Professor Dr. Paul Saint-Amand introduced the Peace Poetry Contest, he hoped for a “good response”.
Since then, the annual contest has collectively drawn more than 10,000 poems …

NECC Plans Spring Open House on Lawrence Campus
February 17, 2017 – 8:13 pm
NECC Plans Spring Open House on Lawrence Campus

Northern Essex Community College will hold its annual spring open house and tour on Saturday, March 4, at 10 a.m. at the El-Hefni Allied Health & Technology Center, 414 Common St., on the Lawrence campus.
Individuals …

NECC Campus Classic 5K & Fun Run to be Held May 6
February 15, 2017 – 8:22 pm
NECC Campus Classic 5K & Fun Run to be Held May 6

The Fifth Annual Northern Essex Community College Campus Classic 5K and Fun Run will take place on Saturday, May 6.
The USATF certified 5K race will begin at 10 a.m. on the college’s Haverhill Campus, 100 …

Popular Engineering, Guitar Workshop Returns
February 15, 2017 – 1:11 pm
Popular Engineering, Guitar Workshop Returns

Last march, when Northern Essex Community College engineering professor Juan Oscar Azaret crafted a one-night workshop weaving together physics, engineering, and the classical guitar, he worried it wouldn’t draw an audience.
When more than 100 faculty, …

NECC Students and Faculty See Success at Regional Theater Festival
February 14, 2017 – 10:00 pm

A group of Northern Essex Community College theater students and faculty received rave reviews at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival for Region 1, which took place at Western Connecticut State University from Jan. …

Dental Assisting Students “Give Kids a Smile” at Free Event
February 14, 2017 – 6:45 pm
Dental Assisting Students “Give Kids a Smile” at Free Event

On Friday, Feb. 3, Northern Essex Community College dental assisting students helped practitioners from the Merrimack Valley District Dental Society provide local children with free dental exams and fluoride treatments at the college’s Lawrence campus.
The …

HHS Students Recognized for Early College Participation
February 14, 2017 – 5:33 pm
HHS Students Recognized for Early College Participation

When Haverhill High School (HHS) senior Isabella Callahan enrolls in UMass Lowell’s honors engineering program next fall she will take 40 Northern Essex Community College credits with her.
Callahan is one of 28 HHS seniors who …

Early Registration Proves Profitable for Two NECC Students
February 2, 2017 – 8:36 pm
Early Registration Proves Profitable for Two NECC Students

Two Northern Essex Community College students took advantage of early registration in November and were rewarded for their efforts.
Caitlin Miracle, a graphic design major, registered for her spring classes early (before November 21, 2016) and …

Lawrence Students are Off to College, While Still in High School
January 30, 2017 – 8:29 pm
Lawrence Students are Off to College, While Still in High School

After their high school day is over, a group of ambitious Lawrence students will now be going to college, taking one or two STEM (science, technology, engineering and math courses) on the Lawrence campus of …

Spring Semester Kicks Off
January 19, 2017 – 8:21 pm
Spring Semester Kicks Off

“Celebrate! Change Your Lens, Change Your Life,” was the theme of the Spring 2017 convocation attended by hundreds of Northern Essex Community College faculty and staff on Tuesday, January 17, in the Hartleb Technology Center …

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