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  • Northeast Signs MOU with Concordia University

    by jamesc  11/19/2014 4:20:46 PM --  SEWARD, NE - Students will soon have the opportunity to benefit from a new partnership between Concordia University, Nebraska and Northeast Community College. The presidents of the two institutions signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Tuesday on Concordia’s campus here to solidify financial and educational commitments of their new partnership, effective immediately.

  • Northeast to Close for Thanksgiving Break

    by jamesc  11/19/2014 3:32:02 PM --  NORFOLK – In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, all offices of Northeast Community College in Norfolk and its extended campuses in O’Neill, South Sioux City and West Point will close on Wednesday, November 26, at 3 p.m.

  • Chipps Highlights Veterans' Services at Northeast

    by jamesc  11/7/2014 2:50:10 PM --  NORFOLK – Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College, has a filmed a video geared to military veteran students who attend the college. “I’m here to really celebrate with you veterans, as far as not only for your service, but to be able to attend Northeast Community College,” Chipps said in the opening. The video was shot by students in Brian Anderson’s broadcasting program in front of the College’s Welcome Center.

  • Scholarship Recipients Announced

    by jamesc  11/7/2014 2:47:21 PM --  NORFOLK - Officials in the Financial Aid Office at Northeast Community College in Norfolk recently announced the names of scholarship recipients for the 2014-15 academic year. Some students have earned more than one scholarship.

  • FAFSA Completion Days to Take Place at Northeast in West Point

    by jamesc  10/3/2014 5:15:19 PM --  WEST POINT - College-bound students and their parents intimidated by the financial aid process are encouraged to sign up for personalized assistance during the Federal Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Completion Days at the Northeast Community College Extended Campus in West Point.

  • Northeast Adult Education Team Receives Certification

    by jamesc  10/3/2014 10:28:46 AM --  NORFOLK – Two members of the Northeast Community College Adult Education team have received a first of its kind certification that signifies membership in an elite group of professional managers. Nancy Schultz, director of adult education, and Emily Duncan, adult education coordinator, have both successfully completed an intensive training program and are each as a Certified Manager in Program Improvement (CMPI).

  • Northeast Named a Military Friendly School

    by jamesc  10/3/2014 10:26:18 AM --  NORFOLK – Northeast Community College has again been named to the Military Friendly Schools® list by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds.

  • Northeast to Increase the Number of Online Courses

    by jamesc  9/26/2014 10:23:32 AM --  NORFOLK – Northeast Community College is about to make it much easier for anyone to take high quality, continuing education courses anywhere and at any time. The College is now offering hundreds of online courses on a number of topics from accounting to web design.

  • EducationQuest Foundation Provides Scholarship Funds to Northeast

    by jamesc  9/26/2014 8:54:48 AM --  NORFOLK – Northeast Community College is the recipient of several thousand dollars in scholarship funds to assist its students.

  • Board of Governors Approves 2014-15 Budget

    by jamesc  9/9/2014 4:34:33 PM --  NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College Board of Governors has given unanimous approval to the College’s 2014-15 budgets, which include a slight decrease in the property tax levy. The action took place Tuesday following public hearings during the board’s monthly meeting in Norfolk.

  • Board of Governors Recognizes Willers

    by jamesc  8/15/2014 12:10:42 PM --  NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College Board of Governors has recognized one of its own for his heroic actions over the summer. During a lunch break at its monthly meeting Thursday in Norfolk, John W. Davies, board chairperson, declared August 14, 2014, as “Gene Willers Day.” Davies and Willers are more than just colleagues on the board - they are friends and neighbors who live in and near the village of Pilger.

  • Northeast Awarded $25,000 JOBS Grant

    by jamesc  8/11/2014 11:10:03 AM --  WISNER – Northeast Community College has been awarded a $25,000 grant that will assist in its on-going efforts in developing a unique curriculum related to workforce training needs. The funds will be used to support implementation of Northeast’s Manufacturing Bootcamp, which is currently being piloted in Cuming County and the surrounding area.

  • Northeast Community College Leaders Attend Industry Credential Conference

    by jamesc  8/8/2014 1:33:17 PM --  KENOSHA, WS – Three Northeast Community College administrators joined more than 125 education and business leaders from across the United States at a national summit aimed at providing insight into a national priority calling for industry-driven credentials.

  • Northeast to Offer New Diversified Manufacturing Certificate

    by jamesc  8/1/2014 12:26:39 PM --  NORFOLK - Manufacturing accounted for 11.8 percent of the gross domestic product in Nebraska in 2011. It not only contributed $11.2 billion to the state’s economy, but it employed 9.8 percent of the workforce. However, according to research by the consulting firm Deloitte, 600,000 manufacturing jobs remain unfilled in the United States because employers cannot find skilled workers. The skills gap and inability to fill positions with qualified candidates witnessed at the national level has not evaded Nebraska - as reports from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics indicate that 2.3 percent of jobs in the Midwest, including Nebraska, remain unfilled. These are statistics that are hard to ignore. In an effort to assist the manufacturing sector in providing qualified and productive workers, Northeast Community College has created a new option to allow students to acquire highly valued skills in an innovative, hands-on learning environment.

  • Northeast to Implement Tobacco Free Policy August 1

    by jamesc  7/25/2014 10:54:46 AM --  NORFOLK – Effective August 1, Northeast Community College will become tobacco free. The College Board of Governors voted recently to approve a change from a smoke free policy to a tobacco free policy.

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