by jamesc 3/7/2014 12:52:50 PM --
SOUTH SIOUX CITY - Teaching in an elementary school classroom is a natural calling for many people. Abbie Stolze found her calling to be a teacher and she hasn’t looked back. Stolze is in her senior year with Wayne State College. She has completed all of her classwork at the College Center in South Sioux City. The Homer native, now living in South Sioux City, found the College Center fit her schedule and it had the classes she needed.
by jamesc 3/7/2014 12:14:17 PM --
NORFOLK – The Northeast Community Marketing Department has been recognized for a campaign observing the College’s 40th anniversary.
by jamesc 2/28/2014 10:17:38 AM --
NORFOLK – New data confirms that Northeast Community College has a major economic impact on the 20 counties in its service area.
A study by Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) for the College shows that Northeast Community College adds $232.5 million annually to its 20-county service area’s economy. The study took into account $200 million in student productivity, plus the combined effects of spending each year by the College which totals $31.9 million, and by students who relocate to Northeast’s service area which has a $561,400 impact. The total effect for Fiscal Year 2012-13 amounted to approximately 3.8% of the Northeast service area’s total Gross Regional Product.
by jamesc 2/28/2014 10:04:57 AM --
NORFOLK - Several students at Northeast Community College have qualified for membership in Phi Theta Kappa, (PTK), Tau Chi Chapter.
Since the installation of Northeast’s Tau Chi chapter in 1996, some 2,779 students have been inducted into the international academic honor society for two-year colleges. For more than 80 years, membership in Phi Theta Kappa has signified a singular honor and a willingness to embrace the Society’s shared commitment to academic excellence. To be eligible for PTK, students must have earned at least 12 credit hours and achieved a minimum grade point average of 3.5 or above out of a 4.0 system.
by jamesc 2/7/2014 1:07:00 PM --
NORFOLK - College-bound students and their parents intimidated by the financial aid process are encouraged to sign up for personalized assistance during the Federal Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Completion Days at Northeast Community College in Norfolk, its extended campuses in O’Neill and West Point and at the College Center in South Sioux City.
by jamesc 1/31/2014 11:20:39 AM --
LINCOLN – The president and a member of the board of governors of Northeast Community College are welcoming the announcement that a Texas company will be investing millions of dollars to bring a new major manufacturing plant to Norfolk. “We are pleased that Tejas Tubular will be investing both human and financial capital in our 20 county service area, said Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast. “ Our college will be here to assist Tejas in any way possible to more than just meet their educational and workforce training needs.”
by jamesc 1/15/2014 10:53:23 AM --
NORFOLK - Officials at Northeast Community College in Norfolk recently released the President’s Honor List and Deans’ Honor List for both full- and part-time students for the Fall 2013 Semester.
by jamesc 1/15/2014 10:42:58 AM --
NORFOLK – 206 students, including five earning double majors, completed their studies in December from Northeast Community College. The names of the students will be listed in the program in the College’s commencement ceremony in May. Area graduation candidates are listed below by state and hometown. Key to abbreviations: AAS-Associate of Applied Science; AA-Associate of Arts; AS-Associate of Science, and ADN-Associate Degree Nursing.
by jamesc 1/9/2014 5:42:18 PM --
NORFOLK – John W. Davies, Pilger, is the new chairperson of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors.He began serving his term at Thursday’s meeting of the board in Norfolk. Davies, the At-Large member, succeeds District II Representative Keith Harvey, Creighton.
by jamesc 12/13/2013 9:41:06 AM --
SOUTH SIOUX CITY – A Northeast Nebraska auto dealer and an advocate for education is one of the newest members of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors. Arlan Kuehn of South Sioux City succeeded long-time board member Van Phillips of South Sioux City. Phillips stepped down earlier this year after an unsuccessful run for a seat in the Nebraska Legislature.
by jamesc 12/6/2013 9:12:52 AM --
NORFOLK – There are hundreds of thousands of words in the English language and their definitions many not be the same to everyone. Six students, an administrator and an instructor from Northeast Community College found that out this fall during a visit to England.
by jamesc 11/1/2013 4:20:52 PM --
SOUTH SIOUX CITY – Earning a college degree is important when a person is finding a job. But for two students who have taken classes at Northeast Community College, pursuing their education has taught them more than just learning a new skill, it has given them a better understanding of whom they are and what they want to do with their lives.
by jamesc 10/24/2013 11:15:26 AM --
NORFOLK – Northeast Community College underwent a comprehensive evaluation visit this week by a team representing the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association. Team leader, Dr. John Marr, dean of academic affairs at Cuyahoga Community College in Highland Hills, OH, was appreciative of Northeast’s preparation for the visit. “This is the best coordinated visit I have ever been on,” Marr said during an exit interview with college employees.
by jamesc 9/20/2013 8:34:26 AM --
NORFOLK – International activities have increased over the past year at Northeast Community College. That will be quite evident over the next few weeks as several students are presently overseas while instructors from a college in Denmark will arrive in Norfolk about the same time they return.
by jamesc 9/13/2013 2:35:37 PM --
NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College Board of Governors gave unanimous approval to the College’s 2013-14 budgets at its monthly meeting Thursday in Norfolk. The action took place following a public hearing.