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With Service-Learning, Students Address Real Needs in the Community
August 10, 2016 – 9:13 pm
With Service-Learning, Students Address Real Needs in the Community

Thanks to the NECC Service-Learning Faculty Fellows Program (SLFF), Northern Essex Community College faculty are incorporating service-learning into their courses, giving students the opportunity to participate in community projects as part of their coursework.
This fall, …

HC Media Donates Scholarship Support to Northern Essex Community College
August 10, 2016 – 6:24 pm
HC Media Donates Scholarship Support to Northern Essex Community College

For the fifth year, Haverhill Community (HC) Media has donated to Northern Essex Community College allowing three recent graduates of NECC’s journalism/communication program to each receive a $5,000 scholarship.
The three recipients, Shaina Richards and Kimberly …

Enthusiastic NECC Students Find They are Gullible
July 22, 2016 – 1:56 pm
Enthusiastic NECC Students Find They are Gullible

Gull 2E2 is a clear crowd favorite.
Charismatic and playful, the Great Black-Backed Gull is often seen by bird watchers during its regular commute from Appledore Island in Maine to Plum Island in Massachusetts where it feeds …

$4 Million U.S. DOL Grant will Benefit Merrimack Valley
July 18, 2016 – 8:17 pm
$4 Million U.S. DOL Grant will Benefit Merrimack Valley

A consortium of four Massachusetts community colleges, including Northern Essex Community College, and partnering vocational-technical high schools, local workforce investment boards, the Northeast Advanced Manufacturing Consortium and employers has received a $4 million federal TechHire …

President Glenn Updates Haverhill City Council
July 14, 2016 – 2:52 pm
President Glenn Updates Haverhill City Council

The Spurk Building Renovations, the downtown Haverhill redevelopment, and the police and sheriff’s academies were just a few of the topics Northern Essex Community College (NECC) President Lane Glenn brought before the Haverhill City Council …

Governor Baker Announces Community College Board Appointments
July 13, 2016 – 7:51 pm
Governor Baker Announces Community College Board Appointments

Governor Charlie Baker recently announced that Enterprise Bank’s Rosalin Acosta of Amesbury has been appointed to the Northern Essex Community College Board of Trustees.  He also reappointed William D. Cox, Jr., Esq. of Haverhill to …

NECC Partners with OpenStax to Promote Free Textbooks
July 7, 2016 – 6:48 pm
NECC Partners with OpenStax to Promote Free Textbooks

Northern Essex Community College is one of 11 colleges and universities chosen to participate in a strategic partnership with OpenStax, a nonprofit that offers free open resources to students, to encourage the use of free, peer-reviewed …

Opportunity Works Artists to Exhibit at NECC
July 7, 2016 – 6:20 pm
Opportunity Works Artists to Exhibit at NECC

A selection of art work by artists with developmental disabilities from the Haverhill and Newburyport OpArt program will be displayed in the Linda Hummel-Shea ArtSpace Gallery in the Harold Bentley Library on the Haverhill campus, …

Haverhill’s Spurk Building Ready for Major Renovation
July 6, 2016 – 6:13 pm
Haverhill’s Spurk Building Ready for Major Renovation

The Spurk Building, usually a hub of activity on Northern Essex Community College’s Haverhill Campus, is now eerily quiet and it’s not just because it’s summer.
The 89,000 square foot building, which is almost 50 years …

New Service will help Local Residents with Credentials from Other Countries
July 1, 2016 – 4:59 pm
New Service will help Local Residents with Credentials from Other Countries

More than 50 local residents from a host of countries attended an educational credentialing event at Northern Essex Community College Lawrence Campus on Monday, June 20.
Most who attended were interested in having their degrees from …

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