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NECC President Receives Chambers Wilkinson Award
October 13, 2017 – 4:22 pm
NECC President Receives Chambers Wilkinson Award

Northern Essex Community College President Lane Glenn received the Wilkinson Good Citizenship Award at the Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 4 based on his contributions to the chamber, the Lawrence …

October Trustee Report
October 13, 2017 – 3:03 pm

Graduate Thanks Faculty
President Lane Glenn opened the trustee’s meeting by sharing a thank you letter he received from a grateful alumnus, an immigrant from the Dominican Republic who is on track for a PhD.
Joanel Vasquez …

Two Northern Essex Alumnae Earn HC Media Scholarship
October 12, 2017 – 1:46 pm
Two Northern Essex Alumnae Earn HC Media Scholarship

For the sixth consecutive year, HC Media has donated to Northern Essex Community College allowing two NECC alumnae, Genevieve Scherer of Windham, NH, and Mercedez McManus of Salem, NH, of NECC’s journalism/communication program, to each …

NECC History Book Available
October 5, 2017 – 7:08 pm
NECC History Book Available

There are a limited number of copies of the recently published book, “A History of Northern Essex Community College, 1960-1985,” by Dr. John Spurk, the late NECC history professor for whom the Spurk Building is …

Early College Grant Celebrated at Lawrence High School
October 4, 2017 – 7:06 pm
Early College Grant Celebrated at Lawrence High School

With all of the excitement of a pep rally and the fanfare of a Broadway play, students from Lawrence Public Schools welcomed Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker and other top state education and local officials to …

Buckley Transportation Center will be Transformed
September 25, 2017 – 7:54 pm
Buckley Transportation Center will be Transformed

The Buckley Transportation Center, a highly visible landmark in downtown Lawrence, should soon have a new look, thanks to a new campaign to beautify the city which Northern Essex Community College is a part of.
At …

First NECC International Meet and Greet Held
September 25, 2017 – 6:22 pm
First NECC International Meet and Greet Held

A smorgasbord of worldly fare and several dozen Northern Essex Community College students and faculty made for a successful inaugural International Community Meet and Greet held on the second floor of the Student Center on Wednesday, Sept. 20, at noon.

NECC Celebrates $18 Million Renovation of Spurk Building on Haverhill Campus
September 20, 2017 – 5:53 pm
NECC Celebrates $18 Million Renovation of Spurk Building on Haverhill Campus

At the Tuesday, September 19 celebration of Northern Essex Community College’s newly renovated Spurk Building, the focus was on the importance of what takes place in the building, one of the most heavily used buildings …

Eastern Bank Donation Helps Fund Program for College Educated Immigrants
September 15, 2017 – 8:15 pm
Eastern Bank Donation Helps Fund Program for College Educated Immigrants

Thanks to a $10,000 grant from the Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation, Northern Essex Community College will offer a 12-week program titled “English for Skilled Immigrants” designed for English Language Learners who hold college degrees from …

Health Initiative Brings Free Produce to NECC
September 12, 2017 – 7:12 pm
Health Initiative Brings Free Produce to NECC

Last April’s free farmer’s market, held on both the Haverhill and Lawrence campuses, was so successful, the Greater Boston Food Bank has committed to 13 additional dates between now and September 2018.
Between the two campuses …

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