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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 …

Math Skills Equal Success
February 9, 2016 – 7:31 pm
Math Skills Equal Success

Jim Sullivan believes everyone can conquer math and that strong math skills equal success.
This positive attitude is what he carries into his math classes, whether he is teaching basic algebra, math fusion, math literacy, statistics, …

Sociology was the Answer for This Faculty Member
February 1, 2016 – 5:09 pm

Dr. Sheila Pierre says she found the answers to life’s questions from studying sociology and says her NECC students can expect to do the same.
Young or old, rich or poor, it’s human nature to ask …

Three NECC Employees Recognized for Work  
January 5, 2016 – 8:31 pm
Three NECC Employees Recognized for Work  

Three Northern Essex Community College employees, Jason DeCosta of Haverhill, Victor DeJesus of Berlin, NH, and Dalisa Diaz of Lowell, have been named recipients of the NECC Employee Recognition Award for the fourth quarter of …

Northern Essex Staff Member Honored by Community Nonprofit
December 2, 2015 – 8:36 pm
Northern Essex Staff Member Honored by Community Nonprofit

Maggie Lucey, staff associate in the Northern Essex Community College Office of the Vice President of Administration and Finance, was honored by Opportunity Works at its annual meeting which was held recently at the Atkinson …

NECC’s Grace Young Receives Tribute to Women Award
November 19, 2015 – 2:25 pm
NECC’s Grace Young Receives Tribute to Women Award

Grace Young, dean of academic support services, articulation, and transfer at Northern Essex Community College, has been selected as a recipient of the YWCA Tribute to Women Award for her decade-long commitment to the efforts …

NECC Honors Retirees
November 9, 2015 – 10:00 pm
NECC Honors Retirees

One-hundred and forty longtime members of Northern Essex Community College’s faculty and staff were recognized for their service to the college at a luncheon on Friday, Nov. 6 on the Haverhill Campus.
Bill Heineman, vice president …

Track Star Takes on Role of Track and Field Coach
November 5, 2015 – 8:48 pm
Track Star Takes on Role of Track and Field Coach

When Michael Giardina was a sophomore at Lowell High School, he joined the track and field team to cross-train for his favored sport – wrestling. Quickly, however, the track replaced the mat and now seven …

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