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NECC Observer Receives Award
July 8, 2014 – 6:30 pm | Comments Off
NECC Observer Receives Award

Northern Essex Community College’s student operated newspaper The Observer, recently received Gold Awards from Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA) for both the spring and fall semesters of 2013. 
Matt Gingras of Amesbury served as editor-in-chief during …

First NECC Alumni Golf Tournament a Success
June 30, 2014 – 2:10 pm | Comments Off
First NECC Alumni Golf Tournament a Success

Under brilliant skies, some 72 golfers participated in the Northern Essex Community College Alumni Association’s First Annual Golf Tournament at the Renaissance Golf Club in Haverhill on Monday, June 23.
More than $8,500 was raised through …

Women of NECC Hold Annual Fundraiser
June 24, 2014 – 3:14 pm | Comments Off
Women of NECC Hold Annual Fundraiser

More than 125 guests of the Women of Northern Essex Community College attended the 18th annual fundraising event hosted by Charles and Ann Lagasse at their historic home on the Merrimack River in Newburyport.
The Lagasses …

June Trustee Notes
June 19, 2014 – 5:42 pm | Comments Off

NECC Knights are Sixth in the Nation
The NECC Knights returned from the National Junior College Athletic Association Division III World Series in Tyler, TX, ranked sixth in the country.
And, at the June 4 meeting, members …

NECC Students Train to be Sighted Guides
June 17, 2014 – 5:59 pm | Comments Off
NECC Students Train to be Sighted Guides

On a recent spring afternoon students enrolled in Northern Essex Community College’s Deaf Studies and American Sign Language (ASL) classes, who are training to be sighted guides, could be seen walking the hallways assisting individuals who …

NECC Hosts “Lawrence Under the Stars”
June 10, 2014 – 7:45 pm | Comments Off
NECC Hosts “Lawrence Under the Stars”

On Thursday, June 5, Northern Essex Community College hosted “Lawrence Under the Stars”, a social networking event designed to introduce professionals in the city to the college.
Held in the college’s new El-Hefni Allied Health & …

Concert to Benefit Dana Farber
June 10, 2014 – 7:06 pm | Comments Off
Concert to Benefit Dana Farber

When Michael Finegold lost his daughter Joni Alicia Finegold to cancer in 2012 he found solace in what he knew best – music. The former Northern Essex Community College music professor and founder and artistic …

May Trustee Notes
June 5, 2014 – 1:27 pm | Comments Off

Reports on Sabbatical Leaves
Gail Stuart, coordinator of reference services, and Marcy Yeager, professor of Natural Sciences and International Studies coordinator, recently returned from sabbaticals, feeling refreshed and inspired. They shared how they planned to implement …

Knights Wrap Season with Trip to World Series
June 3, 2014 – 2:55 pm | Comments Off
Knights Wrap Season with Trip to World Series

For the third time in as many years, the Northern Essex Community College Knights baseball team went to the National Junior College Athletic Association Division III World Series in Tyler, TX. They finished sixth in …

NECC Students Graduate Under Sunny Skies
May 20, 2014 – 6:04 pm | Comments Off
NECC Students Graduate Under Sunny Skies

 Lawrence Mayor Daniel Rivera says he thought long and hard over what words of wisdom to impart on the nearly 1200 graduates of Northern Essex Community College during its 52nd commencement ceremony on Saturday, May …

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