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  • Automotive technology students rebuild high performance engine

    by jamesc  3/18/2016 6:52:56 AM --  NORFOLK – Anyone who stands near a new piece equipment in the automotive technology lab at Northeast Community College may need to speak up a bit. As with any other high performance engine, the decibel level is much higher than with an engine found on most standard automobiles.

  • Northeast collaborates on affordable and accessible health care education closer to home

    by jamesc  3/18/2016 6:49:48 AM --  NORFOLK – Four Nebraska community colleges will share an $11.9 million federal grant to help expand access to health care education for low income Nebraskans. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Children and Families has awarded the Health Profession Opportunity Grant (HPOG) to Central, Mid-Plains, Northeast and Southeast community colleges.

  • Over 450 attend 9th Grade Career

    by jamesc  3/11/2016 11:33:56 AM --  Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College, welcomes area ninth graders to the Northeast campus in Norfolk earlier this week. Over 430 students and 35 counselors and staff from 20 high schools took part in Northeast’s annual 9th Grade Career Day.

  • 99% of Northeast graduates find employment or continue their education

    by jamesc  3/10/2016 4:12:04 PM --  NORFOLK – Northeast Community College graduates continue to find success by either obtaining employment in the workforce or continuing their education. Northeast’s new Graduate Employment Report confirms that ninety-nine percent of 2015 graduates either found jobs or continued their education.

  • Ninety employers expected at Northeast's Spring Career Fair

    by jamesc  3/3/2016 11:38:58 AM --  NORFOLK - The Spring Career Fair at Northeast Community College in Norfolk, open to all Northeast students and alumni, will attract a large number of employers again this year. Representatives from 90 companies, agencies and organizations will take part in the event on Wednesday, March 16, from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., in the Cox Activities Center gymnasium.

  • Northeast hosts business networking luncheon

    by jamesc  2/24/2016 4:02:27 PM --  NORFOLK – Business and information technology students at Northeast Community College had the opportunity to engage with local business professionals who may eventually become their employer. Approximately seventy students met with forty businessmen and women during the College’s Annual Spring Business Networking Luncheon in the Lifelong Learning Center.

  • Northeast grads earn honors at SuperTech competition

    by jamesc  12/18/2015 4:23:19 PM --  HASTINGS – Two graduates of Northeast Community College’s Diesel Technology program earned high honors at the 2015 Nebraska SuperTech competition held earlier this year at Central Community College here.

  • Student health occupation conference held at Northeast

    by jamesc  12/11/2015 8:25:45 AM --  NORFOLK - Approximately 200 high school and college students from over 15 schools were on the Northeast Community College campus in Norfolk recently to take part in the 2015 HOSA (Health Occupation Student Association) Health Science Experience. Northeast’s Health Division sponsored the event.

  • Northeast celebrates MFG Day

    by jamesc  10/7/2015 4:17:19 PM --  Steve Wagner, Diversified Manufacturing instructor at Northeast Community College shows guests how student Chris Reagan, of Pierce, is performing on a virtual welding machine as part of Northeast’s Manufacturing (MFG) Day event in the College’s new Applied Technology building.

  • Northeast hosts Construction Career Day

    by jamesc  9/24/2015 4:17:20 PM --  NORFOLK – Over 100 students from area high schools had the opportunity to learn more about employment prospects in construction and related industries during a visit to Northeast Community College Thursday.

  • Northeast to host Construction Career Day

    by jamesc  9/4/2015 3:52:01 PM --  NORFOLK - Career education will be taken to a new level this month when Northeast Community College will join the five other community colleges across the state in bringing hundreds of students to each campus to learn about future job opportunities in the construction industry.

  • Career Services hosts Part-time Job Fair

    by jamesc  9/4/2015 8:30:03 AM --  Lucinda Noronha (left) of Christensen Farms, based in Sleepy Eye, MN, speaks with Makayla Wiese, O’Neill, a veterinary technology student at Northeast Community College, during a Part-time Job Fair this week at the College. Christensen Farms operates in six states including Nebraska.

  • Northeast PTA graduates recognized

    by jamesc  8/12/2015 10:40:22 AM --  NORFOLK – Members of the graduating class in Northeast Community College’s physical therapist assistant (PTA) program are now ready to enter the profession. The 16 students from the Class of 2015 took part in a Recognition Ceremony before family, friends and faculty Sunday afternoon in the Lifelong Learning Center.

  • Over 100 applicants attend NDC Career Fair Open House

    by jamesc  8/5/2015 8:57:40 AM --  NORFOLK – Rebeka Hernandez understands exactly what was going through the minds of prospective candidates who attended a Career Fair Open House recently at the Nucor Detailing Center here. Six months ago, she was among the prospective candidates who successfully landed a job with the company after attending a similar event.

  • Welding Provides New Opportunities for Northeast Graduate

    by jamesc  6/11/2015 4:18:18 PM --  SOUTH SIOUX CITY – Ramon de la Torre-Martinez said he took a leap of faith after leaving his past job and enrolling at Northeast Community College here a year ago. Now he has discovered that one move has already started to pay dividends just weeks after he earned his diploma in welding. “My educational experience at the college was not easy. It was stressful and tiring at times with all the studying that was needed. However, I did not let any of that stop me from succeeding.”

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