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Lawrence Man Receives College Scholarship
August 17, 2017 – 6:08 pm
Lawrence Man Receives College Scholarship

Electrician Carlos Vilar is so intent on earning a college degree that he willingly uses his vacation and personal time through work to get it. The Lawrence resident, who holds a 4.0 GPA in Northern …

NECC Helps Make Lawrence Man’s Dream a Reality
August 11, 2017 – 6:57 pm
NECC Helps Make Lawrence  Man’s Dream a Reality

When Maireny Rodriguez moved to Lawrence from the Dominican Republic he was 18, couldn’t speak English, but dreamed of becoming an engineer.
Maireny credits NECC’s support services with helping him achieve that dream.
In fact, NECC played …

Recent NECC Grad Heads to UMass Boston with Full Scholarship
August 8, 2017 – 4:30 pm
Recent NECC Grad Heads to UMass Boston with Full Scholarship

Klinbert Garcia expects to graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business from UMass Boston and very little debt, thanks to his decision to start at Northern Essex Community College.
A 2014 graduate of Methuen High School, …

Methuen Mom Makes Demanding Schedule Look Easy
August 4, 2017 – 1:04 pm
Methuen Mom Makes Demanding Schedule Look Easy

The only thing more impressive than Karina Calderon’s schedule is her persistence and work ethic.
The 35-year-old Methuen woman credits Northern Essex with helping her strike a balance between school, work, and family. Karina, who graduated …

NECC Education Helps Methuen Woman Land Dream Career
July 20, 2017 – 7:57 pm
NECC Education Helps Methuen Woman Land Dream Career

Even before Sheri Carter earned her associate degree from Northern Essex, her education was already working for her. She went from having a job to having a career.
The 46-year-old Dracut resident graduated in May of …

Easy Transferring will Make Bachelor’s Degree Possible
July 20, 2017 – 7:35 pm
Easy Transferring will Make Bachelor’s Degree Possible

Crisleidy Paula of Lawrence attributes the direction of her education, as well as her life, to the time she spent being bounced from place to place from a very young age, including her move to …

Finding the Perfect Career
July 20, 2017 – 7:21 pm
Finding the Perfect Career

For much of his 20s, Andrew Milton of Salisbury grappled with the same question that so many people his age struggle to answer: “What do I want to do with my life?” With admittedly few …

NECC Graduate Recognized by Lawrence City Council
July 3, 2017 – 7:16 pm
NECC Graduate Recognized by Lawrence City Council

The Lawrence City Council recently presented Lawrence resident and Northern Essex Community College graduate Jasmine Garver with a special citation based on her academic success and demonstrated leadership.  The citation was presented by Councilor Marc …

Two NECC Knights Receive National Award
June 22, 2017 – 3:25 pm
Two NECC Knights Receive National Award

Northern Essex Community College’s volleyball and baseball seasons have ended, but at least two team members have received accolades.
Two students have been named National Junior College Athletic Association’s (NJCAA) Academic All American this year.
Kaitlyn Gould …

Kingston, N.H. Resident Receives NECC Outstanding Student Award
June 5, 2017 – 6:12 pm
Kingston, N.H. Resident Receives NECC Outstanding Student Award

Margaret Kostiew, of Kingston, N.H., was named this year’s recipient of Northern Essex Community College’s Outstanding Student Award at the college’s Annual Awards Convocation ceremony on May 16. Selected by the NECC Alumni Association, the …

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