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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 …

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 …

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