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New NECC Research Certificate Addresses Industry Shortage
November 4, 2016 – 8:14 pm
New NECC Research Certificate Addresses Industry Shortage

When Northern Essex Community College alumnae Terry Stubbs, founder of ActivMed Practices & Research, Inc., and Cynthia Owens, a director at Affiliated Monitors, Inc. had trouble finding qualified clinical research coordinators, they turned to the …

Local “rad tech” finds fulfillment aiding women as mammographer
October 14, 2016 – 8:30 pm
Local “rad tech” finds fulfillment aiding women as mammographer

Eagle Tribune
October 14, 2016
Each year, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, more than 39 million mammograms are performed to rule out breast cancer. Radiologic technologists certified in mammography are on the …

International Studies Office Plans Short Courses Abroad to England and Belize
September 19, 2016 – 1:35 pm
International Studies Office Plans Short Courses Abroad to England and Belize

Want to travel and earn college credit? Northern Essex Community College will offer two short-course study abroad trips this spring and it’s not too late to enroll. The courses are open to the public.
Students who …

PACE Puts Haverhill Woman on Path to Success
September 14, 2016 – 2:07 pm
PACE Puts Haverhill Woman on Path to Success

Nairoby Gabriel was looking for a fresh start. She didn’t do so well in high school, and she wanted to get back on her feet and prove to herself that she could succeed academically. She …

Information Session for Personal Care Attendant Program
September 9, 2016 – 10:32 am

An information session for individuals interested in becoming personal care attendants (PCAs) for the elderly and disabled will be offered Wednesday, September 14, from 10 to 11 a.m. at NECC Riverwalk, 360 Merrimack St., Lawrence. This is …

NECC is First Community College in MA to Offer Competency-Based Education
September 7, 2016 – 8:35 pm
NECC is First Community College in MA to Offer Competency-Based Education

 
Northern Essex Community College is the first community college in Massachusetts to offer a method of learning designed especially for busy adults who need flexibility in order to pursue a certificate or degree.
Northern Essex has …

Medical Interpreter Information Session Offered at NECC
September 7, 2016 – 8:31 pm
Medical Interpreter Information Session Offered at NECC

An information session, for individuals interested in enrolling in a Medical Interpreter Certificate Program at Northern Essex Community College, will be held on Saturday, September 10, from 10 to 11 a.m. at NECC Riverwalk, Building …

Two Genealogy Groups Available at NECC
August 30, 2016 – 2:12 pm
Two Genealogy Groups Available at NECC

Whether you are new to genealogy or a seasoned genealogist, Northern Essex Community College is offering two, noncredit genealogy research opportunities this fall.
The “First Tuesday Genealogy” discussion group is designed for both the beginner and …

Northern Essex Offers Online Option for Students 
August 30, 2016 – 1:39 pm
Northern Essex Offers Online Option for Students 

This fall semester, which begins Wednesday, September 7, Northern Essex Community College will offer 19 associate degree or certificate programs fully or almost fully (80%) online as well as more than 200 courses that are offered online or …

NECC’s CoOL Announces Fall Seminars
August 26, 2016 – 6:48 pm
NECC’s CoOL Announces Fall Seminars

Adults 50 and older who are interested in learning for the fun of learning are invited to check out the series of seminars planned this fall by Northern Essex Community College’s College of Older Learners …

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