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NECC Hosts Former Athlete Turned Concussion Expert
October 8, 2015 – 1:32 pm
NECC Hosts Former Athlete Turned Concussion Expert

Chris Nowinski, former Ivy League football player, professional wrestler, author, NFLPA advisor, and current Ph.D. candidate, is also a concussion survivor who educates others on concussion prevention and awareness in both professional and school sports.
He …

NECC’s Student Success Center Recognized for Work with Latinos
September 22, 2015 – 1:57 pm
NECC’s Student Success Center Recognized for Work with Latinos

Northern Essex Community College’s four-year old Student Success Center (SSC) located on the Lawrence campus has been recognized by “Excelencia in Education” for its work helping Latino students succeed in college.
This is the 10th year …

“Archie: the Haverhill Connection” Coming to NECC
September 9, 2015 – 3:32 pm
“Archie: the Haverhill Connection” Coming to NECC

Northern Essex Community College will celebrate the popular Archie comic strip and its Haverhill influences during the month of October with an exhibit of original comic strip art and two showings of the Haverhill premiere …

New NECC Coach Runs Cross Country Program
September 3, 2015 – 8:14 pm
New NECC Coach Runs Cross Country Program

Thom Bradley was nearly 28 when he discovered the merits of running. Now, 38 years later he is sharing those merits with students at Northern Essex Community College as he works to resurrect its cross …

Short-Term Study Abroad Broadens NECC Students’ Knowledge
August 24, 2015 – 6:07 pm
Short-Term Study Abroad Broadens NECC Students’ Knowledge

When Northern Essex Community College Professor Barbara Stachniewicz reviews Geoffrey Chaucer’s “The Canterbury Tales” in her British Literature class this fall, she will share her own tales of Canterbury.
Canterbury was just one of the literary …

NECC Signs Historic Agreement with the Dominican Republic’s Public University
August 13, 2015 – 8:18 pm
NECC Signs Historic Agreement with the Dominican Republic’s Public University

On Wednesday, August 12, Northern Essex Community College (NECC), with campuses in Haverhill and Lawrence, MA, signed a historic agreement with the Universidad Autónoma de Santo Domingo (UASD), the public university system of the Dominican …

Students can Customize NECC’s New Associate Degree
July 30, 2015 – 6:17 pm
Students can Customize NECC’s New Associate Degree

Northern Essex Community College is now offering a new degree, one that students can customize, based on their career goals.
The new general studies: individualized option degree will prepare students for transfer into programs that aren’t …

Lawrence Entrepreneur Creates Scholarship for Engineering Students
July 23, 2015 – 4:31 pm
Lawrence Entrepreneur Creates Scholarship for Engineering Students

Lawrence entrepreneur Rafael Guzman is an immigrant success story and he has created a new Northern Essex Community College scholarship to help others achieve their dreams.
He recently presented that scholarship—the RM Technologies, Inc. Engineering Scholarship …

NECC/Methuen Police Academy Graduates First Class
June 29, 2015 – 1:56 pm
NECC/Methuen Police Academy Graduates First Class

Forty-five new police officers graduated from the first class of the Northern Essex Community College/Methuen Police Academy in a ceremony at the college on Friday morning.
Michael J. Havey, Jr. of Methuen, who has worked as …

First Class Graduates from ASL Interpreting Bachelor’s Offered on NECC’s Haverhill Campus
June 10, 2015 – 4:47 pm
First Class Graduates from ASL Interpreting Bachelor’s Offered on NECC’s Haverhill Campus

Seven local students recently were in the first class to graduate from Massachusetts only public bachelor’s degree program in American Sign Language-English Interpreting. 
All graduates of Northern Essex Community College’s Associate Degree Program in Deaf Studies, …

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