by jamesc 3/6/2014 8:59:13 AM --
NORFOLK – All eleven members of the Northeast Community College volleyball team have earned post season academic honors. The players have been named to the Fall 2013 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region XI Academic All-Region Teams. Northeast is a member of the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference.
by jamesc 3/3/2014 5:45:09 PM --
NORFOLK – The Madison County Sheriff’s Office reports an “isolated incident” occurred Monday afternoon on the Northeast Community College campus in Norfolk. Three students in the parking lot of the Northeast Utility Line building were approached by an armed man in a car as the students were leaving their vehicle. No one was hurt. The man left the parking lot and local law enforcement was contacted. The matter remains under investigation.
by jamesc 3/3/2014 7:59:07 AM --
COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA - Things started off well for the #24 Northeast Community College women's basketball team against Iowa Western Community College in Saturday's Region XI Championship game here, but the Reivers pulled away enroute to an 80-62 win.
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 2/28/2014 10:01:46 AM --
NORFOLK – The public is welcome to a free program to hear Northeast Community College “Creating Stories” students read selections from their works. The event will be held Wednesday, March 5, at 7 p.m. in the Northeast Library/Resource Center on the Norfolk campus.
by jamesc 2/28/2014 9:57:20 AM --
Nathan Zopoula, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, (center) presents a gift to Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College following a meeting this week between members of Northeast’s international student community, Chipps and Dr. Karen Severson, vice president of student services.
by jamesc 2/28/2014 9:53:47 AM --
NORFOLK – The Chuck M. Pohlman Agriculture Complex at Northeast Community College in Norfolk will be the site of the 9th Annual Indoor Tractor Pull on Saturday, March 8. Several of the best pullers from several states are expected to be in attendance.
by jamesc 2/28/2014 9:48:53 AM --
NORFOLK – Wendi Fox certainly provides a unique perspective when she speaks of her past life as a former “high risk drinker.” Fox, the author of TRASHED: a True Story,” has created an inspirational stand-up comedy alcohol awareness program designed to keep the attention of even the toughest audiences. TRASHED is a combination of hysterical observations, profound questions and life lessons learned.
by jamesc 2/25/2014 11:21:17 AM --
Caleb Lohrberg, a senior at Pierce High School, (right) speaks with judges Rev. Chip Winter and Pam Saalfeld during a Northeast Nebraska History Day event at Northeast Community College in Norfolk. His display “Out of the Closet and Into the Streets: The Rights and Responsibilities of a Sexual Minority” won first place in the Senior Exhibit Design category. It was among several projects that were displayed and presented at this week’s event.
by jamesc 2/25/2014 7:21:43 AM --
MARSHALLTOWN, IA – Despite eleven lead changes and four ties, Marshalltown Community College defeated Northeast Community College Monday here in a Region XI Tournament Play-In game, 93-81.
by jamesc 2/22/2014 11:38:41 AM --
NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College women’s basketball team ended the regular season on a winning note with a 97-61 victory over the Concordia University JV here Friday. Hawks Coach Matt Svehla was pleased with his team’s performance. “This was our last regular season game and we really wanted to play well. I thought that we did a good job of taking care of the basketball and we ran the floor very well. When we defend and run the floor, good things happen for us.”
by jamesc 2/21/2014 10:25:12 AM --
Glen Lammers, wind energy instructor at Northeast Community College in Norfolk, watches students sign pledge cards to complete their community college education. Members of Northeast’s Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Tau Chi Chapter and other students signed the Community College Completion Corps (C4) Campaign pledge cards and banner.
by jamesc 2/20/2014 8:33:55 AM --
NORFOLK – Central Community College-Columbus defeated Northeast Community College in men’s basketball here Wednesday night, 107-86.
by jamesc 2/20/2014 8:20:21 AM --
NORFOLK – It was tale of two halves for the Northeast Community College women’s basketball team Wednesday night. “Our first half of play was not very good. We just were not into it,” said Matt Svehla, Northeast Coach. But the Hawks turned things around after intermission and went on to a 104-82 victory over Central Community College-Columbus here.