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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 …

NECC Offers Winter Sessions for Older Learners
December 15, 2016 – 5:47 pm
NECC Offers Winter Sessions for Older Learners

Three new winter sessions including one on Zen, will be offered by Northern Essex Community College’s College of Older Learners (CoOL) Program beginning in January on the Haverhill campus, 100 Elliot St.
CoOL is a program …

NECC to Offer New Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide Training Program
December 12, 2016 – 6:25 pm
NECC to Offer New Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide Training Program

Northern Essex Community College will hold two information sessions for a new five-week, non-credit nursing assistant program that begins in February at NECC Riverwalk in Lawrence.
The first info session will be held Wednesday, January 18, …

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 …

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