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OER Initiative is Finalist for Bellwether Award
January 12, 2018 – 7:52 pm
OER Initiative is Finalist for Bellwether Award

A statewide initiative, designed by two Northern Essex Community College professionals that has saved 9,000 Massachusetts college students more than $1.2 million just this academic year, has been selected as a finalist for the prestigious …

Andover High Grad is one of First NECC Students to Take Advantage of State’s New Affordable Transfer Option
December 18, 2017 – 4:31 pm
Andover High Grad is one of First NECC Students to Take Advantage of State’s New Affordable Transfer Option

Shannon Williams, a 2016 graduate of Andover High School, is very pleased about her plan to earn an associate degree from Northern Essex Community College and then transfer to UMass Lowell.  As a participant in …

NECC has Site for Downtown Haverhill Culinary Arts & Hospitality Center
December 6, 2017 – 3:04 pm
NECC has Site for Downtown Haverhill Culinary Arts & Hospitality Center

If all goes as planned, Northern Essex Community College’s new Culinary Arts & Hospitality Center will be located in “The Heights at Haverhill”, a 10-story, 65,000 square-foot luxury mixed-use development that Lupoli Companies is building …

NECC’s Addresses Shortage of Early Childhood Educators
November 27, 2017 – 8:37 pm
NECC’s Addresses Shortage of Early Childhood Educators

There’s a shortage of certified early childhood educators in Massachusetts, Northern Essex Community College has a solution, and it’s attracting attention statewide.
On Monday, November 20, the college was invited to present its competency-based education model …

NECC Unveils Much Anticipated New Website
November 20, 2017 – 7:37 pm
NECC Unveils Much Anticipated New Website

The redesigned Northern Essex Community College website launched earlier today. It is both aesthetically pleasing and user friendly.
The new and improved website is the culmination of two-plus years of work by various departments under the …

NECC Scholarship Recipients Announced
November 8, 2017 – 6:45 pm
NECC Scholarship Recipients Announced

More than 200 Northern Essex Community College students, from over 30 area communities, were awarded approximately $200,000 in scholarships for the 2017/2018 academic year.
“Our students are deeply appreciative of the many generous individuals and organizations that …

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 …

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 …

NECC Creates New Space for Bachelor’s Degrees at NECC
September 8, 2017 – 7:14 pm
NECC Creates New Space for Bachelor’s Degrees at NECC

 
On Thursday, September 7, Northern Essex Community College unveiled newly renovated space on the 2nd floor of 420 Common St, which will be used for bachelor’s degrees offered on the college’s Lawrence Campus
Lyndon State College …

Art Exhibit is Nod to Famed Author and Photographer
September 6, 2017 – 6:55 pm
Art Exhibit is Nod to Famed Author and Photographer

What if naturalist and author Henry David Thoreau had been a photographer?
The answer to that question is the focus of an exhibit at Northern Essex Community College.
To commemorate the 200th anniversary of Thoreau’s birth, Japanese-born, …

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