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NECC Offers STEM Program for Science Majors
March 10, 2017 – 4:26 pm
NECC Offers STEM Program for Science Majors

Recent high school graduates as well as high school juniors and seniors, planning on studying science in college, might benefit from a bridge program offered by Northern Essex Community College this summer.
Designed to review math …

Info Session for Personal Care Attendant Program
March 9, 2017 – 8:20 pm
Info Session for Personal Care Attendant Program

An information session for individuals interested in becoming personal care attendants (PCA) for the elderly and disabled will be offered Wednesday, March 29, at the Riverwalk from 10 to 11 a.m. at NECC Riverwalk, 360 Merrimack …

NECC Receives Grant to Develop Culinary and Mechatronics Programs
March 6, 2017 – 7:58 pm
NECC Receives Grant to Develop Culinary and Mechatronics Programs

On Friday, March 3, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker announced a $500,000 grant that will benefit Northern Essex Community College students in the new culinary arts certificate program and in a developing mechatronics program.
The grant provides …

NECC Reading Initiative Recognized by International Nonprofit
March 3, 2017 – 12:22 pm
NECC Reading Initiative Recognized by International Nonprofit

In 2011 Northern Essex Community College incorporated a Reading Apprenticeship initiative into its then fledgling College Success Seminar. It proved so successful it was expanded to gateway or foundational courses.
The results were impressive.
Now NECC’s achievement …

Intro to Genealogy Group Starts in March at NECC
March 2, 2017 – 10:54 am
Intro to Genealogy Group Starts in March at NECC

Northern Essex Community College’s Life Long Learning Program will offer a noncredit Introduction to Genealogy Study Group Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to noon, running March 8 through the 29 in the Student Center Rm 213 on the …

NECC Plans Medical Interpreter Information Session
January 23, 2017 – 4:40 pm
NECC Plans Medical Interpreter Information Session

Trained medical interpreters are in demand and Northern Essex Community College is holding an information session for individuals interested in enrolling in its noncredit Medical Interpreter Certificate Program on Saturday, February 11, from 10 to …

NECC Sleep Technology Grads Landing Jobs Before Graduation
January 20, 2017 – 8:52 pm
NECC Sleep Technology Grads Landing Jobs Before Graduation

Because of a shortage of sleep technologists, students in Northern Essex Community College’s Sleep Technology Certificate Program are getting jobs before they graduate.
Eager to hire more sleep technologists, Neurocare, Inc., the largest employer of sleep …

NECC and Northeastern Partnership Benefits Under-Represented Students
January 17, 2017 – 5:30 pm
NECC and Northeastern Partnership Benefits Under-Represented Students

Northeastern University (NU) recently received a $5 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) that could benefit Northern Essex Community College engineering science students.
Northern Essex is one of five colleges selected to partner with …

Human Resources Certificate Program Returns
January 11, 2017 – 6:46 pm
Human Resources Certificate Program Returns

If you are a new human resource professional, small business owner, or office manager, you may benefit from Northern Essex Community College’s noncredit “Managing Human Resources Certificate Program”, which will be offered once again through …

NECC Fills Local Need for Preschool Teachers
December 15, 2016 – 7:50 pm
NECC Fills Local Need for Preschool Teachers

When Gail Feigenbaum, coordinator of Northern Essex Community College’s Early Childhood Education Program, visits local preschools to observe student teachers, it’s usually old home week.  That’s because so many of the preschool teachers in this …

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