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  • Northeast's Diversified Manufacturing Program Addresses Skills Gap

    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.

  • Northeast Student-Athletes Earn All Academic Honors

    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.

  • Board of Governors Approves Vision 2020 Strategic Plan

    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.

  • Cornett Leads Northeast Archery Team at Nationals

    by jamesc  6/10/2015 3:20:50 PM --  NEWBERRY, FL – Steve Cornett led the Northeast Community College archery team with several top ten finishes at the 2015 Intercollegiate Archery Championships at the Easton Newberry Center here recently. The national championships attracted teams from several major universities, including Stanford and Michigan State, as well as state, community and technical colleges from across the country.

  • Vet Tech Students Donate Items to Animal Shelters

    by jamesc  6/5/2015 3:05:37 PM --  NORFOLK – Two animal shelters in Norfolk are the beneficiaries of items that were donated by students in Northeast Community College’s veterinary technology program.

  • Ripple Named New Athletic Director at Northeast

    by jamesc  6/2/2015 5:32:57 PM --  NORFOLK – Jacob Ripple has been named the new director of athletics at Northeast Community College.He arrives at Northeast with an extensive resume at the junior/community college level– most recently serving as eligibility and athletic academic coordinator at Blinn College in Brenham, TX.

  • Johnsons' Design to be Featured During Norfolk's 150th

    by jamesc  6/1/2015 3:34:00 PM --  NORFOLK – A logo that will be used to mark the City of Norfolk’s sesquicentennial has been designed by an artist who works at Northeast Community College. The design of Jeanette Johnson, Northeast publications coordinator, will be incorporated into everything surrounding the community’s 150th anniversary in 2016.

  • Northeast Student Places at Truck Driving Championships

    by jamesc  6/1/2015 8:48:47 AM --  OMAHA - Students from across the region took home honors in the ninth annual CDL Truck Driving Championship held recently at Metropolitan Community College’s Applied Technology Center here. The CDL Student Truck Driving Championship challenged truck driving students to demonstrate driving and vehicle inspection skills with various driving maneuvers. Thomas Dow, Norfolk, a student in Northeast Community College’s truck driving program, took third place in the driving competition.

  • Six to Retire from Northeast

    by jamesc  6/1/2015 8:44:28 AM --  NORFOLK – Over 170-years of combined service was recognized recently at Northeast Community College. That is the amount of time Wayne Erickson, Jim Gross, Jim Marten, John Miller, Shirley Powers and Louise Torkelson have given to the institution. But those years of service are coming to an end as the four men and two women will retire at the end of the academic term.

  • 42nd Commencement Ceremony Held at Northeast

    by jamesc  5/21/2015 9:58:45 AM --  Cory Hladky, Duncan, gives the student address during Northeast Community College’s 42nd Commencement ceremony recent. Hladky served as Student Government Association president during the past academic year at the College.

  • President's & Deans' List for Spring 2015 Semester

    by jamesc  5/21/2015 9:31:05 AM --  NORFOLK - Officials at Northeast Community College in Norfolk have released the President’s Honor List and Deans’ Honor List for both full and part-time students for the Spring 2015 Semester.

  • Grovijohn to Play Softball for the Hawks this fall

    by jamesc  5/20/2015 5:30:10 PM --  NORFOLK – A graduate of Howells-Dodge Consolidated will be playing softball at Northeast Community College. Leah Grovijohn has signed to be a member of the new Hawks team this fall.

  • Utility Line Students Compete at UL Rodeo

    by jamesc  5/20/2015 8:45:57 AM --  NORFOLK - Several Northeast Community College Utility Line (UL) students earned trophies at the 13th College Lineman Rodeo, held at Metropolitan Community College Business and Technology in Kansas City, MO.

  • Nominations Sought for Northeast Alumni Hall of Success

    by jamesc  5/19/2015 10:34:16 AM --  NORFOLK – Nominations are being sought to honor alumni of Northeast Community College.

  • Northeast Alum's Name Added to Law Enforcement Memorials

    by jamesc  5/15/2015 4:27:05 PM --  NORFOLK – Mark Hecker always gave back to his community. He would go out of his way to help anyone in need, from being a member of the David City Teammates chapter to serving Meals on Wheels. These are the types of commitments that defined the sheriff of Butler County right up until his untimely death last summer, said friend Doug Dekker.

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