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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 …

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 …

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 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 …

Scholarship is Created in the Memory of NECC History Professor
August 18, 2014 – 3:24 pm | Comments Off
Scholarship is Created in the Memory of NECC History Professor

Yosmarlin Infante of Haverhill, a Northern Essex Community liberal arts major, is the first recipient of the John B. Guarino Memorial Scholarship, created in the memory of NECC Professor of History Emeritus John Guarino.
A long-time …

The El-Hefni Center Transformed into Movie Set
August 12, 2014 – 3:25 pm | Comments Off
The El-Hefni Center Transformed into Movie Set

A little bit of Hollywood arrived at Northern Essex’s Lawrence campus last week when a German made-for- television movie cast and crew took over the halls and several of the rooms in the Dr. Ibrahim …

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 …

Shoe Depicts NECC’s Soul
August 5, 2014 – 6:37 pm | Comments Off
Shoe Depicts NECC’s Soul

A shoe is just a shoe unless of course it is a bench or a work of art, which is just the case with the sculptural shoe that NECC Art Professor Marc Mannheimer and art …

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