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NECC Grads Play Role in Addressing Addiction
April 5, 2016 – 6:07 pm
NECC Grads Play Role in Addressing Addiction

Graduates of Northern Essex Community Colleges Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling Certificate program are on the frontlines of the addiction epidemic, counseling patients during their recovery.  And with growing awareness of addiction, the demand for …

NECC Student from Methuen will be Honored at State House as One of “29 Who Shine”
March 29, 2016 – 7:44 pm
NECC Student from Methuen will be Honored at State House as One of “29 Who Shine”

Northern Essex Community College Student Carlos Rivera of Methuen will be honored by Governor Charles Baker at the Massachusetts State House in Boston on Monday, May 9 as an outstanding graduate of the class of …

NECC Presents “Almost, Maine”
March 28, 2016 – 8:20 pm
NECC Presents “Almost, Maine”

It’s the middle of winter in a little, remote, Maine town and its residents inexplicably begin falling in and out of love. This is the premise of the romantic, comedy “Almost, Maine” by John Cariani …

Alumna Returns to NECC as Commencement Speaker
March 22, 2016 – 6:03 pm
Alumna Returns to NECC as Commencement Speaker

Attorney Wendy Y. Estrella of Methuen, an alumna of Northern Essex Community College, will return to campus as its guest speaker during its 54th annual commencement on Saturday, May 21, at 11 a.m.
The commencement will …

Noted Author to Speak at NECC’s STEM Series
March 9, 2016 – 4:06 pm
Noted Author to Speak at NECC’s STEM Series

Five years ago, author Sy Montgomery met Athena, a giant Pacific octopus at the New England Aquarium. It changed the New Hampshire resident’s life and resulted in her most recent book, “The Soul of an …

Classical Guitar Brings NECC Students Together
February 4, 2016 – 9:10 pm
Classical Guitar Brings NECC Students Together

Can students of physics, engineering, and music find a common bond in the classical guitar?
Northern Essex Community College engineering professor Juan Oscar Azaret of North Andover thinks so and he has designed a one-night workshop …

NECC Students Learn to Invest in Their Education
February 1, 2016 – 8:19 pm
NECC Students Learn to Invest in Their Education

Income eligible Northern Essex Community College students now have the opportunity to participate in a financial literacy pilot program called “Invest in College Success” designed to help them earn up to $1,500 for college costs …

NECC Builds Partnerships with Colleges in the Dominican Republic
January 21, 2016 – 9:54 pm
NECC Builds Partnerships with Colleges in the Dominican Republic

Only 11 percent of Lawrence residents have bachelor’s degrees which is significantly lower than the Massachusetts average of 39 percent.
Lane Glenn, president of Northern Essex Community College, with campuses in Haverhill and Lawrence, MA, would …

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 …

NECC Holiday Concert Planned
December 14, 2015 – 4:48 pm
NECC Holiday Concert Planned

Northern Essex Community College’s Chamber Ensemble, under the direction of NECC Professor Christina Dietrich and Ingrid Marstaller, assistant to the director, will perform a free concert on Saturday, Dec. 19, at 7 p.m. in the …

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