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NECC Offers Potential Students Free “Bridge” to Higher Education
April 4, 2017 – 6:00 pm
NECC Offers Potential Students Free “Bridge” to Higher Education

Prospective Northern Essex Community College students who want to attend, but don’t think they’re quite ready to commit to a full certificate or degree plan, still have an option: the Bridge to College and Careers …

Popular NECC Programs Will be Offered Weekends
March 31, 2017 – 5:34 pm
Popular NECC Programs Will be Offered Weekends

Playing its role in the fight against the addiction epidemic, Northern Essex Community College has expanded two popular human services certificate programs to be offered on Saturdays and Sundays beginning in the fall of 2017.
“Northern …

STEM College for Kids Continues at Quarrybrook
March 30, 2017 – 3:31 pm
STEM College for Kids Continues at Quarrybrook

Crazy chemistry, natural skin care, nature photography, and comic strip design are just a few of the two dozen course offerings at this summer’s Northern Essex Community College’s STEM College for Kids Program which will …

NECC Does Its Part To Address Addiction Crisis
March 29, 2017 – 8:02 pm
NECC Does Its Part To Address Addiction Crisis

The best part of Mary Crockett’s job as program director of an opioid addiction treatment center is watching people change their lives knowing she had a part in that transformation.
“It’s amazing,” she says. “They may …

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 …

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