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New Faculty and Staff Website Showcases Achievements
May 12, 2016 – 4:06 pm
New Faculty and Staff Website Showcases Achievements

The classroom and office are not the only places where Northern Essex Community College faculty and staff shine brightly. Many hone their crafts and share their talents away from campus as well.
For example, did you …

Faculty Member Kisses a Frog
May 3, 2016 – 4:27 pm
Faculty Member Kisses a Frog

There was a strong turnout at the NECC Professional Association (NECCPA) meeting on Wednesday, April 27, in large part because the agenda included a kiss between Math Professor Habib Maagoul and an American toad.
Maagoul was …

NECC Hires Women’s Volleyball Coaches
April 28, 2016 – 7:48 pm
NECC Hires Women’s Volleyball Coaches

After four years, Northern Essex Community College is resurrecting its women’s volleyball team with local natives Monica Reum as the new head coach and Drew Caruso as assistant coach.
The 23-year-old Reum was born, raised, and …

NECC Employees Honored for Work
April 5, 2016 – 6:54 pm
NECC Employees Honored for Work

Three Northern Essex Community College employees, Judith “Judi” Pollock-Ciampi of Chelmsford, Anne Eshbaugh of Westford, and Ellen “Elle” Yarborough of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, recently received the NECC quarterly employee recognition award for the first quarter …

Five NECC Employees Receive National Award
March 28, 2016 – 6:59 pm
Five NECC Employees Receive National Award

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

Professor Shares Fascination with Natural Science
March 10, 2016 – 4:51 pm
Professor Shares Fascination with Natural Science

Dr. Maria Carles has had a lifelong fascination with the natural world and all living organisms. She shares this fascination with her students, hoping to awaken their own curiosity and interest in life sciences.
Since 2011, …

NECC Students Study Abroad
March 3, 2016 – 3:47 pm
NECC Students Study Abroad

At Northern Essex Community College learning takes place in many different settings. Sometimes it’s in the traditional brick-and mortar classroom, where whiteboards, desks, and books provide the tools for learning. Other times, and increasingly, it’s …

Chemistry Professor with Ph.D. Pursues Associate Degree in Liberal Arts
March 1, 2016 – 8:01 pm
Chemistry Professor with Ph.D. Pursues Associate Degree in Liberal Arts

It was the first day of First-Year Seminar class when Mike Cross’s secret was uncovered by Justin, another student in the class.
Justin was giving Cross a funny look before class began. Finally, he asked “Don’t …

NECC PROFILE: Elizabeth Casanave
March 1, 2016 – 4:54 pm
NECC PROFILE:  Elizabeth Casanave

Lizzie Casanave is always smiling. So it’s no surprise that her philosophy courses include a workshop titled “The Science of Happiness.” She encourages her students to look at happiness through the lens of positive psychology. …

She Helps You Transfer Successfully
February 25, 2016 – 8:50 pm
She Helps You Transfer Successfully

Grace Young doesn’t just want you to be successful at Northern Essex Community College. She wants you to successfully transfer into a bachelor’s program, perhaps a master’s program, and finally a rewarding career.
As dean of …

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