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 9/11/2014 8:22:03 AM --
NORFOLK – Brittany Sullivan recorded 32 kills in Northeast Community College’s five set marathon victory here Wednesday over Iowa Central Community College. The Hawks won 23-25, 25-16, 25-15, 28-30, 22-20.
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 9/8/2014 8:28:33 AM --
NORFOLK – Northeast Community College dropped a three set match to a nationally ranked team here Saturday. Iowa Western defeated the Hawks 25-11, 25-8, 25-14. The Reivers are ranked #2 in the latest National Junior College Athletic Association Division I Top Ten Poll. The Hawks are 5-4.
by jamesc 9/5/2014 10:44:02 AM --
NORFOLK – A New York City actor and playwright will return to Northeast Community College in Norfolk this month to perform his one-man show. Josh Rivedal will perform “The Gospel According to Josh,” on Sunday, September 21, at 7 p.m. and again on Monday, September 22, at 10 a.m. Both performances will be held in the Cox Activities Center Theatre. He brought his production to Northeast last fall.
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 9/5/2014 10:27:56 AM --
NORFOLK – A Northeast Community College student has earned a $1,000 scholarship from a national association.
by jamesc 9/4/2014 8:01:35 AM --
NORFOLK- Brittany Sullivan and Maggie Earney led the charge as the Northeast Community College volleyball team picked up a double win Friday here in the Northeast Tournament.
by jamesc 8/29/2014 7:48:32 AM --
CRETE - The Northeast Community College golf team opened the fall season with a strong performance at the Doane College Men's Fall Invitational at Wilderness Ridge Golf Club here Thursday. The Hawks finished third in the ten team field a 314, edged out by one shot by Hastings College. Doane captured team honors with a 302. The Northeast B team took fifth place with a 330.
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 6:46:08 PM --
NORFOLK – Six freshmen and two sophomores will join six returning players to make up this year’s golf team at Northeast Community College.
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 2:05:35 PM --
LINCOLN – Two Northeast Community College students have earned scholarships from the Nebraska Broadcasters Association (NBA).
Sophomores Cole Hein, David City, and Dylan Strohl-Yeomans, Taylor, have each been awarded $500 scholarships. The NBA awards a $1,000 scholarship to each of its member schools to be used by students who are studying for careers in the radio/television industry. Northeast became a member of the association in 2013.
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.