by jamesc 7/24/2015 11:16:18 AM --
NORFOLK – Business instructors became students this summer as they completed an extensive study in personal finance. The three-day training allowed them the opportunity to learn more about personal finance content, innovative and creative teaching methods and resources, as well as earn financial education industry certification.
by jamesc 7/24/2015 11:13:11 AM --
NORFOLK – With the new academic year right around the corner, instructors in the Adult Education program at Northeast Community College are preparing to welcome students.
by jamesc 7/24/2015 10:52:06 AM --
WEST POINT – If you are looking to make a change in your life, Northeast Community College in West Point can make it happen. Anyone interested may meet with an academic advisor to explore educational pathways to a new career.
by jamesc 7/24/2015 10:49:41 AM --
WEST POINT - College-bound students and their parents intimidated by the financial aid process are encouraged to sign up for personalized assistance during an upcoming Federal Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Completion Day at the Northeast Community College Extended Campus in West Point.
by jamesc 7/16/2015 10:49:46 AM --
O’NEILL – Students who will attend classes this fall at Northeast Community College in O’Neill will start the new academic year in brand-new surroundings. The College’s new extended campus building opens to students on Monday, August 24.
by jamesc 7/15/2015 10:32:31 AM --
CHICAGO - More than 1,600 of America’s best and brightest college students traveled to the Windy City to Step Up to the Challenge as they showcased their talents as future business leaders and vied for the opportunity to win more than $81,000 in cash awards. This included members of the Northeast Community College Phi Beta Lambda chapter.
by sarahp 7/10/2015 5:11:45 PM --
LOUISVILLE, KY – A student who graduated from the heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) program at Northeast Community College this spring put his skills to the test in a national competition recently.
Clayton Craft, of Hadar, was one of over 6,100 students from 52 states and U.S. territories to compete in the 50th National Leadership and Skills Conference, sponsored by SkillsUSA, in Louisville, KY. Two hundred and twenty five students and advisors from Nebraska attended the event. Students competed in 99 occupational and leadership skill areas. SkillsUSA programs assist in establishing industry standards for job skill training in the classroom.
by sarahp 7/10/2015 5:08:33 PM --
The Center for Enterprise (CFE) at Northeast Community College and the Nucor Detailing Center (NDC) had such great success with a Career Fair Open House earlier this year that a similar event is planned for later this month.
“Our previous career events have provided over 50 new teammates with the training and skills necessary to successfully be hired as a drafter/modeler,” said Jason Ternus, lead at NDC. “Our growing need for drafters/modelers has created this unique opportunity for anyone interested in a career with Nucor.”
by sarahp 7/2/2015 4:59:48 PM --
Wayne Erickson, dean of institutional advancement at Northeast Community College, is surprised by co-workers and family as he leaves the office for the last time Tuesday.
by sarahp 7/2/2015 4:55:31 PM --
Registration is presently underway for anyone interested in adult education classes through Northeast Community College. Classes are held in a number of communities across Northeast’s 20 county service area.
by jamesc 6/18/2015 4:15:24 PM --
NORFOLK – Landing a new manufacturing facility in any community is often considered as a coup by economic development specialists, city leaders and citizens alike. It is often the perception that these types of facilities bring stable and relatively high paying jobs with them. While that is generally a true statement, it comes at a time when a study shows that Americans are reluctant to choose a career in manufacturing.
by jamesc 6/18/2015 4:13:06 PM --
NORFOLK – Several members of Northeast Community College’s basketball and volleyball teams have earned post season academic honors. The twenty-two student-athletes have been named to the Spring 2015 National Junior College Athletic Association Region XI Academic All-Region Teams. Northeast is a member of the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference.
by jamesc 6/12/2015 9:04:50 AM --
AINSWORTH – Northeast Community College has named Sonja “Sonny” Corkle as its new part-time regional coordinator to serve Brown, Keya Paha and Rock counties in the College’s western service area. She began her new duties June 1.
by jamesc 6/11/2015 4:44:04 PM --
NORFOLK - The Board of Governors at Northeast Community College approved a document Thursday that sets the future direction of the institution over the next five years.
by jamesc 6/11/2015 4:18:18 PM --
SOUTH SIOUX CITY – Ramon de la Torre-Martinez said he took a leap of faith after leaving his past job and enrolling at Northeast Community College here a year ago. Now he has discovered that one move has already started to pay dividends just weeks after he earned his diploma in welding. “My educational experience at the college was not easy. It was stressful and tiring at times with all the studying that was needed. However, I did not let any of that stop me from succeeding.”