by jamesc 7/14/2014 2:35:10 PM --
NORFOLK – Criminal Justice and Early Childhood Education have been mainstay programs at Northeast Community College. But beginning this fall, additional degree options in the programs will be added to the curriculum.
by jamesc 7/11/2014 9:31:25 AM --
NASHVILLE, TN – Several members of Northeast Community College’s Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) Chapter earned honors recently at the organization’s National Leadership Conference in Nashville, TN. Overall, Nebraska PBL produced 52 Top Ten finishes, the most ever. The finish also placed the Nebraskans in second place among all of the states attending.
by jamesc 7/11/2014 9:28:37 AM --
NORFOLK – Northeast Community College will add several new programs and concentrations through its health and wellness division beginning this fall. The new programs include an expansion in the health and wellness transfer concentrations of athletic training – associate of science degree (AS); exercise science (AS); pre-dietetics (AS); and physical education teacher – associate of arts degree.
by jamesc 7/1/2014 8:38:24 AM --
LINDSAY – A member of the faculty at Northeast Community College was among several agriculture educators to take part in a water resource professional development program, sponsored by the Nebraska Environmental Trust.
by jamesc 6/27/2014 10:30:49 AM --
NORFOLK – A member of the faculty at Northeast Community College has received national recognition. Tere Karella has been awarded Recognition of Advanced Proficiency for the Physical Therapist Assistant by the American Physical Therapy Association. The recognition was bestowed on Karella at the association’s annual conference earlier this month in Charlotte, NC.
by jamesc 6/26/2014 10:26:44 AM --
NORFOLK – Since Northeast Community College instituted global educational opportunities as one of its eight institutional priorities, several students, faculty and staff have had experiences of not only learning and understanding other cultures, they have grown personally as well. Three Northeast instructors are the latest to experience a real world culture first-hand by traveling to a distant land. Brian Anderson, broadcasting instructor, Cara Hoehne, business instructor, and Kate Trindle, history/geography instructor, traveled to Denmark this spring to teach at Aarhus Business College in Aarhus, Denmark. “The trip to Aarhus was an amazing experience, both culturally and educationally,” Anderson said. “Our hosts provided us with a great mix of both that helped us bring those experiences back to our students and classrooms.”
by jamesc 6/26/2014 10:23:41 AM --
AARHUS, DENMARK - There were significantly more hands in the air than usual. Three instructors from Northeast Community College visited Aarhus Business College (Århus Købmandsskole) this spring, where they stepped up to the whiteboard to teach primarily at the departments of vocational education.
by jamesc 6/17/2014 11:45:15 AM --
SILVER SPRING, MD – A Northeast Community College graduate has earned a regional Emmy Award for his work with The United States (U.S.) Air Force Band. Master Sgt. Loren J. Zimmer is an audio engineer with The U.S. Air Force Band, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C. Originally from Eagle, NE, he began his Air Force career in 1998. Sergeant Zimmer attended Northeast Community College in Norfolk, where he earned his associate degree in audio recording technology in the same year.
by jamesc 6/11/2014 10:39:15 AM --
NORFOLK – Two educational organizations have recognized Mike Roeber, Northeast Community College agriculture/livestock judging instructor, for outstanding contributions in and out of the classroom.
by jamesc 6/10/2014 9:07:52 PM --
O’NEILL – Northeast Community College board members, administration, local dignitaries and others on Tuesday celebrated reaching the goal of a capital campaign to construct a new extended campus here that will not only offer college transfer course work, but provide technical skill training and the opportunity for area residents to pursue upper level undergraduate and graduate level courses and programs. The "Celebration of Success” was held in the O’Neill Community Center.
by jamesc 6/6/2014 2:52:12 PM --
NORFOLK – Students at Northeast Community College have completed a project together. While that may sound like a common everyday occurrence on campus, this project was different in that it was completed by students – seven years apart.
by jamesc 6/6/2014 2:47:17 PM --
NORFOLK – A member of the Northeast Community College faculty has been recognized for his work in educating school children about the importance of a natural resource that no one can live without – water.
Michael Lechner, agriculture instructor, was recognized recently at the 20th annual Aquafest at Wayne State College. Aquafest is an event Lechner founded in 1994 when he worked for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Extension Service.
by jamesc 6/5/2014 4:30:37 PM --
NORFOLK – Northeast Community College has recognized several student groups who achieved success over the past academic year.
At a recent meeting of the Northeast Board of Governors, agriculture; broadcasting, journalism and mass media; business, forensics, music, utility line, and al-state academic students were acknowledge by the board, administration, faculty and staff for student achievement and success in a number of areas.
by jamesc 5/23/2014 11:11:43 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 Spring 2014 Semester.
by jamesc 5/23/2014 11:01:16 AM --
NORFOLK - Associate degree nursing and practical nursing students received their nursing pins in a special ceremony Thursday evening at Northeast Community College in Norfolk. In addition to the Pinning Ceremony, two associate degree nursing and two practical nursing student were presented the Essence of Nursing Award for their consistent academic effort, caring actions, positive motivation toward classroom learning and clinical experience, and professional behaviors.