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Assistant Coach of American Pastime Becomes an American
May 19, 2015 – 2:27 pm | Comments Off
Assistant Coach of American Pastime Becomes an American

NECC’s assistant baseball coach Jhonneris Mendez had more to celebrate last weekend than the Knights heading to the NJCCA World Series. Just a few days before, on Thursday, May 7, he, along with more than …

NECC Employees Honored for Work
May 14, 2015 – 7:52 pm | Comments Off
NECC Employees Honored for Work

Three Northern Essex Community College employees Kirsten Kortz of Somerville, Elizabeth Donovan of Windham, NH, and Ashley Moore of Exeter, NH, recently received the NECC Employee Recognition Award for the second quarter of 2015.
Kortz has …

NECC Employee and Retiree Run Boston Marathon
April 21, 2015 – 7:48 pm | Comments Off
NECC Employee and Retiree Run Boston Marathon

Congratulations to NECC’s very own Boston Marathoners Maria Gonzalez of Burlington who works as an academic advisor and student success center liaison on the Lawrence campus and Linda Desjardins of Hampton, NH, who taught English …

NECC Administrator Honored on Dominican Independence Day
March 9, 2015 – 6:06 pm | Comments Off
NECC Administrator Honored on Dominican Independence Day

On February 27, on the 171st Dominican Republic Independence Day, Dr. Noemi Custodia-Lora, executive director of Northern Essex Community College Lawrence campus and community relations, was honored by Lawrence Mayor Daniel Rivera and State Representative …

NECC Faculty Receive National Award
February 26, 2015 – 7:03 pm | Comments Off
NECC Faculty Receive National Award

Six Northern Essex Community College faculty members were recently named recipients of the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Awards for Excellence, a national honor which recognizes outstanding teachers in the country’s community …

Caribbean U-Boat Blockade Subject of Book
February 26, 2015 – 2:23 pm | Comments Off
Caribbean U-Boat Blockade Subject of Book

While conducting research for her doctoral thesis, Northern Essex Community College associate professor Ligia Domenech stumbled upon a brief reference to the U-Boat blockade of the Caribbean during World War II. This footnote left her …

NECC Professor’s Work Highlighted in New MIT Press Book
February 13, 2015 – 6:56 pm | Comments Off
NECC Professor’s Work Highlighted in New MIT Press Book

NECC professor and Merrimac resident Lance Hidy has contributed a chapter to “The Eternal Letter,” a new book published by MIT Press. The book, which was released this winter in conjunction with the two thousandth …

NECC Employees Awarded for Work Performance
January 26, 2015 – 4:27 pm | Comments Off
NECC Employees Awarded for Work Performance

 
Three Northern Essex Community College employees Stacy Ayotte of Exeter, NH, Duane Quinion of Westport Island, ME, and Cheryl Wilson of Chelmsford recently received the NECC Employee Recognition Award for the first quarter of 2015.
The …

NECC Employees Participate in Race Amity Event
January 22, 2015 – 8:41 pm | Comments Off
NECC Employees Participate in Race Amity Event

 
Nearly three dozen Northern Essex Community College administrators, faculty, adjunct faculty, advisors, IT staff, administrative support, and students attended the recent 2014 National Race Amity Conference held in Norwood.
NECC had the highest attendance of any …

She Teaches the Teachers to Teach
January 5, 2015 – 2:10 pm | Comments Off
She Teaches the Teachers to Teach

When Jody Carson was nine, the budding educator taught preschool to her two younger siblings. Today, this NECC professor teaches others to teach preschool.
“Teaching was a natural fit for me,” says the Early Childhood Education professor. “I …

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