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  • Northeast Faculty Members Take Part in Lineworkers Rodeo

    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.

  • ALS-Chipps Ice Bucket Challenge

    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.

  • Home Builders Contribute $30,000 to Northeast Community College

    by jamesc  8/14/2014 5:15:54 PM --  NORFOLK – The building construction program at Northeast Community College is the recipient of a large gift from the Norfolk Area Home Builders (NAHB) Association. As a long-standing backer of the program, NAHB has committed $30,000 to equipping the building construction program’s lab area in the College’s new Applied Technology building, proving its continued support of all the programs to be housed in the new facility.

  • The Safest Place in Siouxland

    by jamesc  7/25/2014 10:42:55 AM --  A bicycle safety clinic, sponsored by the South Sioux City Optimist Club, was among the many activities during a Public Safety Day recently at Northeast Community College’s extended campus in South Sioux City. Approximately 200 people also had the opportunity to view equipment and visit with representatives from a number of Siouxland area agencies during the event.

  • Northeast PBL Students Earn National Honors

    by jamesc  7/11/2014 9:31:25 AM --  NASHVILLE, TN – Several members of Northeast Community College’s Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) Chapter earned honors recently at the organization’s National Leadership Conference in Nashville, TN. Overall, Nebraska PBL produced 52 Top Ten finishes, the most ever. The finish also placed the Nebraskans in second place among all of the states attending.

  • Northeast Celebrates Success of O'Neill Extended Campus Campaign

    by jamesc  6/10/2014 9:07:52 PM --  O’NEILL – Northeast Community College board members, administration, local dignitaries and others on Tuesday celebrated reaching the goal of a capital campaign to construct a new extended campus here that will not only offer college transfer course work, but provide technical skill training and the opportunity for area residents to pursue upper level undergraduate and graduate level courses and programs. The "Celebration of Success” was held in the O’Neill Community Center.

  • Northeast Board Celebrates Student Success

    by jamesc  6/5/2014 4:30:37 PM --  NORFOLK – Northeast Community College has recognized several student groups who achieved success over the past academic year. At a recent meeting of the Northeast Board of Governors, agriculture; broadcasting, journalism and mass media; business, forensics, music, utility line, and al-state academic students were acknowledge by the board, administration, faculty and staff for student achievement and success in a number of areas.

  • Summer Concerts Planned at Northeast in South Sioux City

    by jamesc  5/23/2014 11:25:53 AM --  SOUTH SIOUX CITY – Another season of summer concerts is coming to Northeast Community College in South Sioux City.

  • Volleyball All-Stars to Square Off at Northeast

    by jamesc  5/22/2014 12:13:31 PM --  NORFOLK – Northeast Community College will host the 17th annual Northeast Nebraska All-Star Volleyball Classic next month. The event will take place Saturday, June 14, at 5 p.m. in the Cox Activities Center at Northeast Community College in Norfolk.

  • Risley: Never a Better Time To Be a Community College Graduate

    by jamesc  5/20/2014 7:45:36 AM --  NORFOLK – Community College graduates receive training that allows them to achieve as superior of an education as many graduates from some of the nation’s top four-year higher education institutions, according to Dr. Rod Risley, executive director of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), an international honor society of two-year colleges.

  • Fall New Student Registration Set at Northeast

    by jamesc  5/16/2014 11:44:49 AM --  NORFOLK – Fall new student registration at Northeast Community College will be held later this month and in June in Norfolk and South Sioux City.

  • Northeast to Host NEN All-Star Basketball Games in June

    by jamesc  5/16/2014 11:28:22 AM --  NORFOLK – Some of the finest basketball players in the region will take to the hardwood next month in Norfolk. Northeast Community College will host the 31st Annual Northeast Nebraska All-Star Basketball games in the Cox Activities Center on Friday, June 20. The girls game will tip-off at 6 p.m. with the boys game to follow at 8 p.m.

  • Three to Retire This Year from Northeast Community College

    by jamesc  5/16/2014 11:23:05 AM --  NORFOLK – Over 60-years of combined service was recognized recently at Northeast Community College. That is the amount of time Don Moser, Dr. Randall Neuharth and Les Richmond have given to the institution. But those years of service are coming to an end as the three men will retire at the end of the academic term.

  • Near Record in Northeast Bridge Building Competition

    by jamesc  5/12/2014 8:13:16 PM --  NORFOLK – She knew she was running out time, but Leann Skokan plowed ahead and went for the record in Northeast Community College’s bridge building competition recently. Unfortunately, it took less than a second for gravity to destroy the project it took her hours to construct.

  • Northeast Reaches Out to Latino Community in So. Sioux City

    by jamesc  5/9/2014 3:41:30 PM --  SOUTH SIOUX CITY – Preparing for college can be an overwhelming task for anyone. That task can be even greater for a family that has never had a single member attend college. Northeast Community College and South Sioux City Public Schools have created a partnership to make the job of college preparation less daunting, especially for Latino families. “We have a lot of first generation students with parents who are really uncertain how this college process works. They’re not sure how to help their children with college. So we came together to look at ways to provide them information so they can see that it may not be as intimidating as they think,” said Maria Gonzalez, advisor/recruiter for Northeast Community College in South Sioux City.

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