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Twenty-six years and Counting of Teaching CIS
December 10, 2014 – 7:15 pm | Comments Off
Twenty-six years and Counting of Teaching CIS

Twenty-six years after teaching her first basic computer course, Dr. Ethel Schuster of Andover, is still teaching classes in the ever-evolving field of computer and information science (CIS), from applications to programming to security and …

Marine Biology has this Professor’s Heart
December 9, 2014 – 4:24 pm | Comments Off
Marine Biology has this Professor’s Heart

If he isn’t on the water or in the water, then marine biologist and natural science professor Dr. Ken Thomas is teaching about the water and its countless inhabitants.
While he also teaches introduction to biology …

NECC Employees Recognized
November 5, 2014 – 4:04 pm | Comments Off
NECC Employees Recognized

Three Northern Essex Community College employees Ingrid Polanco of Haverhill, Julie Carey of Amesbury, and Maria Hom of Groveland recently received the NECC Employee Recognition Award for the fourth quarter of 2014.
The Employee Recognition Award …

NECC Employees Recognized for Years of Service
October 28, 2014 – 8:03 pm | Comments Off
NECC Employees Recognized  for Years of Service

 A total of 129 Northern Essex Community College faculty and staff were recognized for their service to the college at a luncheon on Friday, Oct. 24, in the Hartleb Technology Center on the Haverhill campus.
Jean …

NECC Financial Aid Counselor and Veterans Services Coordinator Honored
September 22, 2014 – 7:27 pm | Comments Off
NECC Financial Aid Counselor and Veterans Services Coordinator Honored

Two Northern Essex Community College employees, Despina Lambropoulos of Bedford, and Jeffrey Williams of Essex were named the recipients of the NECC employee recognition award for the third quarter.
The Employee Recognition Award recognizes the many and …

New Library Director Merges Old with the New
September 18, 2014 – 8:06 pm | Comments Off
New Library Director Merges Old with the New

If the new director of Northern Essex’s library services were a book, his title might be “Mike Hearn: Renaissance man”.
This social worker turned librarian turned archivist turned author and historian replaced Linda Hummel-Shea, who retired …

NECC English Professor Attends Andover Bread Loaf Writing Workshop
August 12, 2014 – 2:27 pm | Comments Off
NECC English Professor Attends Andover Bread Loaf Writing Workshop

This summer Northern Essex Community College English Professor Lisette Espinoza completed the Andover Bread Loaf (ABL) Writing Workshop at Phillips Academy, along with other educators from New England, New York, and Louisiana, and Kenya, Haiti, …

New Lawrence Campus Leader Advocates for the College and the Community
July 31, 2014 – 5:40 pm | Comments Off
New Lawrence Campus Leader Advocates for the College and the Community

Dr. Noemi Custodia-Lora says she just might need to invest in a new pair of sneakers.
The sneakers, jokes NECC’s new director of the Lawrence campus and community relations, will keep her comfortable as she visits …

NECC Names Executive Director of Lawrence Campus
July 28, 2014 – 4:14 pm | Comments Off
NECC Names Executive Director of Lawrence Campus

Dr. Noemi Custodia-Lora, a native of Puerto Rico and a scientist with a Ph.D. from Boston University, will be the new face of Northern Essex Community College in Lawrence.
Custodia-Lora has been appointed executive director of …

Two Professors Receive Award for Online Courses
July 14, 2014 – 1:55 pm | Comments Off
Two Professors Receive Award for Online Courses

Two Northern Essex Community College faculty members, Jody Carson of Hampton, NH, and Jill Becker of Andover, are the recipients of the Massachusetts Colleges Online (MCO) Course of Distinction (COD) Award given to state faculty …

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