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.
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.
by jamesc 9/25/2014 3:18:38 PM --
NORFOLK – Brenda Sock showed up for work as usual on the morning of September 16, 2013, but it wasn’t long before she realized something wasn’t quite right.
by jamesc 9/25/2014 12:51:25 PM --
NORFOLK – A leader on the Northeast Community College volleyball team has been named to Northeastern Junior College’s 31st Annual Pizza Hut Invitational All-Tournament Team. Brittany Sullivan, Allen, recorded 66 kills, six ace serves and 73 digs in the tournament two weeks ago in Sterling, CO. The Hawks went 2-2 in the tournament.
by jamesc 9/24/2014 10:04:52 AM --
NORFOLK – Even though the more immediate focus may be off the Pilger disaster, the effort to rebuild the Stanton County village will last for quite some time. Most of the community took a direct hit from a tornado June 16 that forever changed the lives of Northeast Community College’s service area residents. Much of the rubble has been hauled away, but for many of those who have decided to stay, they have nowhere to keep their remaining possessions. That’s where a Norfolk church has joined forces with Northeast Community College.
by jamesc 9/18/2014 9:08:53 AM --
NORFOLK - Early registration is encouraged for Northeast Community College’s annual AG-ceptional Women’s Conference. This year’s event will be held Friday, November 21, from 8 a.m. – 5p.m. in the Lifelong Learning Center on Northeast’s campus in Norfolk. Advance registration is now open with a cost of $38, which includes lunch.
by jamesc 9/17/2014 10:12:31 AM --
NORFOLK - Eleven Northeast Community College students and three faculty leaders had an opportunity to experience the beauty and culture of Spain and Italy over the summer, resulting in many wonderful memories and rare experiences. The trip was part of Northeast’s growing Global Educational Opportunities initiative, which has been designated as one of the College’s eight institutional priorities.
by jamesc 9/11/2014 3:05:27 PM --
NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College speech team has a tough act to follow after its first place showing at a national tournament last year. In addition to earning 50 trophies during the 2013-14 season, the Hawks captured the Division II First Place Team Sweepstakes title at the Junior Varsity National Tournament in Hutchinson, KS.
by jamesc 9/10/2014 2:43:33 PM --
NORFOLK – Northeast Community College will provide an opportunity for students who have an interest in taking the General Education Development (GED®) test. For a limited time only, the College’s Adult Education Department will sponsor free GED practice tests to all interested students from Monday, September 22 through Wednesday, October 1. The tests will be available in the Northeast Community College Adult Education Department in the Maclay building on the Norfolk campus; at Northeast’s Extended Campus in O’Neill, at 409 East Adams Street; and at the South Sioux City Public Library, at 2014 West 21st Street.
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.
by jamesc 9/5/2014 10:29:45 AM --
NORFOLK – Two Nebraska poets will open the Visiting Writers Series for the fall semester at Northeast Community College in Norfolk.
Dr. Don Welch and Dwaine Speiker will read their works on Wednesday, September 17, at 7 p.m. in Hawks Landing in the Northeast Student Center.
by jamesc 8/28/2014 9:05:53 AM --
GRAND ISLAND – Six faculty members at Northeast Community College took part in an event that highlights the work of the electric power industry. The third annual Lineworker’s Rodeo was held recently at the Nebraska State Fair’s Motor Sports Track in Grand Island.
by jamesc 8/26/2014 1:32:10 PM --
BEATRICE – The Northeast Community College volleyball team opened the 2014 season with a 2-for-2 finish at the Southeast Community College Tournament here over the weekend.
by jamesc 8/26/2014 1:26:27 PM --
NORFOLK – A hard hat is not enough if you decide to take part in the latest sensation that is designed to raise money for a good cause.
Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College, found that out recently as he and 14 other college administrators took part in the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Ice Bucket Challenge. Proceeds from the event will go to the ALS in the Heartland chapter.
by jamesc 8/22/2014 2:03:22 PM --
NORFOLK – An instructor at Northeast Community College in Norfolk has been recognized with a national honor. Paul Bailey, Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) instructor, has been named to HVACclasses.org’s “Ten Top Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Instructors” in the United States.