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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 …

Assistant Coach Steps up to the Plate
February 23, 2016 – 3:19 pm
Assistant Coach Steps up to the Plate

For two years, Kendra Hobbs was the understudy for the role of head softball coach at Northern Essex Community College. Last week Hobbs stepped into the spotlight as coach. It is a role she has …

Northern Essex Professor Joins NESNE Board of Governors
February 16, 2016 – 7:02 pm
Northern Essex Professor Joins NESNE Board of Governors

Amy Callahan, professor of English and coordinator of the liberal arts: journalism and communication program at Northern Essex Community College, has joined the Board of Governors of the New England Society of News Editors (NESNE), …

Educator Shares Experiences with Students
February 16, 2016 – 4:47 pm
Educator Shares Experiences with Students

Some of Dr. Donna Tanner’s best teachers have been little children.
The words and wisdom of these wee ones have inspired Tanner throughout her career from first grade teacher to principal to college professor. The lessons …

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