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  • 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.

  • Fridays@Northeast offers seniors opportunity to earn college credit

    by jamesc  3/11/2016 2:24:09 PM --  NORFOLK - High school seniors looking to get a head start on college coursework will have a new opportunity this fall to attend class and earn credit on three campuses of Northeast Community College. Director of Early Entry Programs Makala Williams said Fridays @ Northeast offers high school seniors a chance to spend Fridays on campus as college students. The classes offered through the program introduce students to a variety of Career and Technical Education program areas, and classes lead directly into a program of study upon high school graduation.

  • 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.

  • Northeast is among Top 150 community colleges in the United States

    by jamesc  1/26/2016 11:26:31 AM --  Washington, DC – Highlighting the critical importance of improving student success in America’s community colleges, the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program today named Northeast Community College as one of the nation’s top 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence and $1 million dollars in prize funds, as well as Siemens Technical Scholars Program student scholarships.

  • Scherer appointed to the Board of Governors

    by jamesc  1/14/2016 5:52:20 PM --  NORFOLK – The chief financial officer of Smeal Fire Apparatus in Snyder is the newest member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors. Jeff Scherer, Beemer, was sworn in at the board’s monthly meeting Thursday in Norfolk. He succeeds John W. Davies, Pilger, who resigned his At-Large seat in November. The position represents the College’s entire 20-county service area.

  • Petsche is new chair of the Board of Governors

    by jamesc  1/14/2016 5:41:34 PM --  NORFOLK – Shirley Petsche, Petersburg, is the new chairperson of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors. She began serving her term at Thursday’s meeting of the board in Norfolk. Petsche, District I member, succeeds Gene Willers, Pilger, District IV representative.

  • Northeast employees honored with US Bank Awards

    by jamesc  1/6/2016 12:53:15 PM --  NORFOLK - Four Northeast Community College faculty and staff members have been honored with awards from US Bank during the College’s spring In-Service recently.

  • Chipps appointed to national PTK Advisory Board

    by jamesc  12/10/2015 9:42:59 AM --  JACKSON, MS – Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College, is one of 33 community college presidents from across the United States who has been appointed to the new Presidential Advisory Board for the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society. The Presidential Advisory Board will provide input into the organization’s strategic plan, priorities and direction.

  • Northeast to add women's soccer in 2016

    by jamesc  12/3/2015 11:08:00 AM --  NORFOLK – Female student-athletes will have the opportunity to participate in a new intercollegiate athletic program at Northeast Community College. Administrators announced at a news conference today that women’s soccer will be added to its roster of sports beginning in Fall 2016.

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