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  • Northeast offices to close to observe Memorial Day holiday

    by amandab  5/24/2016 7:58:16 AM --  NORFOLK - In observance of Memorial Day, Northeast Community College offices in Norfolk, and its extended campuses in O’Neill, South Sioux City and West Point will be closed on Monday, May 30. College offices will re-open Tuesday, May 31, at 8 a.m.

  • Nursing students honored during pinning ceremony

    by jamesc  5/20/2016 8:29:29 AM --  NORFOLK – Sixty-five associate degree nursing and practical nursing students received their nursing pins during a special ceremony recently at Northeast Community College in Norfolk. During the ceremony, the graduating nursing students received their pin from family members or a close friend who has helped them along their journey.

  • Record number of graduates at Northeast

    by jamesc  5/14/2016 1:11:34 PM --  Lacy Lawson, Norfolk, receives her Associate of Science degree from Dr. Michael Chipps, president, during Northeast Community College’s 43rd Commencement Ceremony on Saturday in the Cox Activities Center on the Norfolk campus.

  • Poessnecker to step down from Northeast board

    by jamesc  5/12/2016 5:29:55 PM --  NORFOLK - A longtime member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors has announced he is leaving the board. Larry Poessnecker submitted his letter of resignation during the board’s monthly meeting in Norfolk on Thursday.

  • Northeast earns national recognition for customer service initiative

    by jamesc  5/12/2016 5:26:42 PM --  SAN DIEGO, CA – In 2013, Derek Bierman, vice president, and his staff in the Technology Services Division at Northeast Community College began working on a concept to improve technology-based customer service across the college community. Three years later, the work is being recognized on a national level.

  • Northeast signs memorandum with Nebraska NRCS

    by jamesc  5/12/2016 8:08:17 AM --  NORFOLK – As Northeast Community College continues to expand its offerings in agriculture and in developing a renewed focus on curriculum areas such as land stewardship, conservation and soil health, it also continues to strengthen its relationships with business and industry partners that can assist in those efforts. Nebraska’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is one such partner. The College and NRCS have signed a memorandum of understanding to solidify that relationship.

  • Adult Ed Department earns outstanding performance award

    by jamesc  4/26/2016 1:38:05 PM --  NORFOLK – The Adult Education Department at Northeast Community College has been recognized for outstanding performance for its work.

  • Severson announces retirement as VP of Student Services

    by jamesc  4/20/2016 4:11:22 PM --  NORFOLK – The vice president of Student Services at Northeast Community College has announced her retirement. Dr. Karen Severson will step down from her position this summer.

  • Luncheon honors Northeast scholarship recipients; sponsors

    by jamesc  4/15/2016 11:35:05 AM --  NORFOLK - Generosity took center stage recently at Northeast Community College’s annual Scholarship Luncheon. Scholarship recipients and the sponsors who have helped them succeed were honored at the event.

  • CROP-IT is a national finalist in Community College Innovation Challenge

    by jamesc  4/7/2016 8:37:12 AM --  WASHINGTON D.C. - The National Science Foundation (NSF), in partnership with the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), has named Northeast Community College as one of 10 finalists for the second annual Community College Innovation Challenge, which fosters the development of crucial innovation skills among students.

  • Northeast to add precision agriculture program

    by jamesc  4/6/2016 11:48:03 AM --  NORFOLK – Nebraska has long been recognized as a significant player, both nationally and internationally, in production agriculture. However, with 93-percent of Nebraska’s land already being used in agriculture, the industry is studying how to feed a growing world in the coming decades using new technologies and conservation practices which will allow producers to grow more on less land with less resources. That rationale is the basis for a new agriculture program to be offered beginning this fall at Northeast Community College.

  • Northeast seeks nominations for Alumni Hall of Success recognition

    by jamesc  4/1/2016 4:44:38 PM --  Nominations are being sought to honor alumni of Northeast Community College.

  • Northeast inducts new Phi Theta Kappa members

    by jamesc  3/23/2016 3:47:23 PM --  NORFOLK - A special ceremony was held recently on the Norfolk campus of Northeast Community College to welcome the newest members into its international honor society. One-hundred-fifty-four students were installed into Northeast’s Phi Theta Kappa, (PTK), Tau Chi chapter during the spring 2016 induction ceremony held in the Lifelong Learning Center.

  • "Meet with a Northeast Advisor" day scheduled at Northeast Community College in West Point

    by amandab  3/11/2016 11:45:03 AM --  WEST POINT - Anyone interested in beginning coursework at Northeast Community College and advancing their career is invited to meet with a Northeast advisor later this month.“Meet with a Northeast Advisor” day is scheduled for Wednesday, March 30, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Northeast Community College West Point Extended Campus, 202 Anna Stalp Avenue.

  • 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.

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