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Community Partnerships Contributing to the Revitalization of Downtown Lawrence and Haverhill
January 10, 2017 – 9:01 pm
Community Partnerships  Contributing to the Revitalization of Downtown Lawrence and Haverhill

On a recent warm September morning, Adelia Purdy of Amesbury, a Northern Essex medical assistant student, was studying under the shade of a honey locust tree outside the college’s Dr. Ibrahim El-Hefni Allied Health & …

Lowell Artist Exhibits at NECC’s ArtSpace
January 10, 2017 – 8:33 pm
Lowell Artist Exhibits at NECC’s ArtSpace

Some people look at industrial materials and see industrial materials. Lowell artist Markus Haala, looks at industrial materials and sees inspiration for his art.
Prints and sculptures inspired by and created with industrial materials like rebar, …

NECC Takes Measures to Make College Affordable
January 3, 2017 – 9:13 pm
NECC Takes Measures to Make College Affordable

Free text books, a $1,500 savings account stipend, and discounted state bachelor degrees are just a few of the ways Northern Essex Community College is keeping higher education affordable and accessible.
Texts Not Required
To contain costs …

ESL Students Practice Reading Skills as part of Service Learning Project
January 3, 2017 – 7:42 pm
ESL Students Practice Reading Skills as part of Service Learning Project

On a recent Tuesday morning, students from a Northern Essex Community College English as a Second Language (ESL) class could be found reading books to the youngsters in the child care program at the Merrimack …

Beverly Native Takes Over NECC Track & Field
December 19, 2016 – 2:27 pm
Beverly Native Takes Over NECC Track & Field

Nelson Desilvestre has been pretty much on the run since the third grade. Now the Beverly native brings his 40 years of track and field experience, as both a participant and a coach, to Northern …

December Trustees’ Report
December 19, 2016 – 1:52 pm

Professor Discusses Sabbatical
Early Childhood Education Professor Gail Feigenbaum waited 30 years to take a sabbatical, but, as trustees learned in the educational report at the December meeting, what she gained from the experience was well …

Communiversity Associate to Bachelor’s Degree at NECC
December 16, 2016 – 2:40 pm
Communiversity Associate to Bachelor’s Degree at NECC

Geography is often destiny when it comes to colleges and universities.
Nationwide, most college students attend campuses 20 miles or less from their homes.  And between the challenges of distance, transportation, living expenses, and the rising …

NECC Hosts 30th Annual Tax Forum January 21
December 12, 2016 – 9:01 pm
NECC Hosts 30th Annual Tax Forum January 21

The Sidney G. Kotzen Institute of Continuing Professional Education for Accountants at Northern Essex Community College will present a tax forum designed to meet mandatory Continuing Professional Education (CPE) requirements for Certified Public Accountants on …

NECC Students Can Continue Their Education at UMass Lowell at Harbor Place
December 2, 2016 – 9:57 pm
NECC Students Can Continue Their Education at UMass Lowell at Harbor Place

Northern Essex Community College students and alumni will be able to pursue their bachelor’s degrees through UMass Lowell at Haverhill’s new Harbor Place on Merrimack Street in downtown Haverhill.
Psychology, criminal justice, and business administration bachelor …

Many Gave to NECC on #GivingTuesday
December 1, 2016 – 8:56 pm
Many Gave to NECC on #GivingTuesday

More than $5,600 was donated or pledged to Northern Essex Community College during its second annual participation in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back celebrated the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, which this year was November …

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