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

She Practices What She Teaches
December 18, 2014 – 2:34 pm
She Practices What She Teaches

NECC’s Jill Becker is a nurse’s nurse –a practicing nurse for nearly 40 years the Andover resident has been sharing her experiences and knowledge with nursing students for the last 25 years.
It could be said …

She Examines and Explores Criminal Justice
December 16, 2014 – 3:03 pm
She Examines and Explores Criminal Justice

Lessons in criminal justice came early to NECC Professor Magdalena Suarez-Shannon whose childhood soundtrack was of gunfire in the streets of her native Cuba.
Suarez-Shannon was just a little girl when her family fled Cuba when, …

He Offers an Interesting Philosophy on Philosophy
December 15, 2014 – 6:54 pm
He Offers an Interesting Philosophy on Philosophy

Adjunct faculty member Dustin Rollins believes curiosity is the foundation of philosophy and philosophy is the foundation to a successful life.
Rollins, who begins his seventh year teaching philosophy at NECC, himself came to philosophy by …

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

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