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English Award Recipient Receives Dell Tablet
May 6, 2015 – 8:05 pm | Comments Off
English Award Recipient Receives Dell Tablet

Northern Essex Community College student Emily Zinsmeister of Haverhill received a new Dell Tablet recently for being awarded the Professor Elizabeth Arnold Award during the 32nd Annual NECC Writing Awards Ceremony.
Her essay was titled “Once …

War Veteran is NECC’s Student Commencement Speaker
May 4, 2015 – 8:05 pm | Comments Off
War Veteran is NECC’s Student Commencement Speaker

Justin Merced of Lawrence, who is graduating from Northern Essex Community College with a Liberal Arts Degree, Writing Option, has been selected as the student speaker for the college’s 53rd Annual Commencement Exercises, which will …

Alumni Share Career Advice
April 29, 2015 – 2:37 pm | Comments Off
Alumni Share Career Advice

Seven Northern Essex Community College alumni spoke to current NECC students participating in the internship program about their careers while offering career advice.
Some two dozen students from the computer science, business, and journalism/communication programs were …

NECC Education Leads to Life of Music
April 28, 2015 – 4:22 pm | Comments Off
NECC Education Leads to Life of Music

Nearly 50 years after attending Northern Essex, David Vose, Berklee College of Music professor and working musician, told NECC students and guests that NECC was “pivotal” to his life’s direction.
When he was in the fourth …

Andover Mom Advances in Business with NECC Degree
March 23, 2015 – 6:47 pm | Comments Off
Andover Mom Advances in Business with NECC Degree

Bel Andrickson had a good job, but knew a college degree from Northern Essex would make it bigger and better, and she was right.
When she graduated from Haverhill High School in 1997, Bel actually attended …

Respiratory Care Program Helps Andover Woman Realize Health Care Dream
March 18, 2015 – 1:06 pm | Comments Off
Respiratory Care Program Helps Andover Woman Realize Health Care Dream

Marguerite Momplaisir believes Northern Essex’s Respiratory Care Program trained her for the career she was meant to have.
She graduated in May 2014 with an associate degree in respiratory care long after earning other educational credentials …

Working Mom Finds Success at NECC
March 9, 2015 – 3:45 pm | Comments Off
Working Mom Finds Success at NECC

Lina Garcia Kosko credits her sister’s deafness for leading her to Northern Essex’s Deaf Studies Program and Northern Essex for helping her find balance in her life.
“At Northern Essex I learned to set priorities, have …

Nominate an Outstanding Graduate for Student Speaker at NECC’s 2015 Commencement
March 6, 2015 – 6:51 pm | Comments Off
Nominate an Outstanding Graduate for Student Speaker at NECC’s 2015 Commencement

One of the highlights of commencement each year is the speech by a graduating student who has been selected by faculty and staff to represent the class. The college is now soliciting nominations for the …

Acting and Tutoring Play Role in Lawrence Woman’s Future
March 2, 2015 – 4:08 pm | Comments Off
Acting and Tutoring Play Role in Lawrence Woman’s Future

Kiara Pichardo says, for her, the two most significant locations on the Northern Essex campus are the 75-seat theater and the tutoring center. One has given her direction, and the other has helped her …

NECC Students Compete in Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival
February 27, 2015 – 7:33 pm | Comments Off
NECC Students Compete in Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

Last month eleven current and former students of Northern Essex Community College’s theater program participated in the Region I Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) for talented young actors, directors, designers, and playwrights. Two students, …

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