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    Late Northeast president's memoir details life in World War II Crete

    by amandab  2/21/2018 10:20:17 AM --  ABERDEEN, SD - The family of the late Dr. Michael Paradise, who served as president of a predecessor institution to Northeast Community College, has published a first-person account of his harrowing experiences on the Greek island of Crete during World War II.

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    Scheer recognized for his work with Nebraska's community colleges

    by jamesc  12/19/2017 3:10:11 PM --  NORFOLK, NE - The speaker of the Nebraska Legislature has been recognized for his work with the state’s two-year colleges.

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    Chipps outlines Northeast's vision to the nation's community colleges

    by jamesc  12/15/2017 2:18:47 PM -- 

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Northeast Community College has spent the past four years redesigning, reinventing and resetting processes to improve student success. Dr. Michael Chipps, president, said the resetting of Northeast’s compass has come about by closely observing and utilizing the great work from both the 21st Century Commission and the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC).

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    Northeast celebrates the season with the lighting of a holiday tree

    by jamesc  12/6/2017 3:33:17 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – Northeast Community College has become a bit more ‘merry and bright.’ Dr. Michael Chipps, president, was joined by students, faculty and staff recently as he pressed the switch to light the College’s new outdoor holiday tree.

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    Chipps shares leadership advice with student-athletes

    by jamesc  11/3/2017 10:31:38 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Oftentimes when the word ‘leader’ is mentioned, heads of state, corporate CEOs and even entertainers may come to mind. But a group of Northeast Community College students consider their parents, siblings, and high school teammates among those that they view as having influence in their lives.

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    ACCT presents Chipps with CEO award

    by jamesc  10/5/2017 2:01:57 PM -- 

    LAS VEGAS, NV – Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College, has been recognized on a national stage for outstanding achievement.

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    Board adopts budget with lower levy for fourth straight year

    by jamesc  9/12/2017 4:09:41 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – In the twenty years since the Nebraska Legislature set a maximum tax levy on local governmental entities, the Northeast Community College Board of Governors has never set a levy that is close to what is allowed by the law. This year is no exception.

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    Chipps among North America’s top community college CEOs

    by jamesc  8/24/2017 5:25:05 PM -- 

    WASHINGTON - The president of Northeast Community College has been named one of the top chief executive officers of community colleges in North America.

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    Northeast introduces new vice president at adjunct In-Service

    by amandab  8/1/2017 9:49:36 AM --  NORFOLK, NE - Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College, (right) introduces Lyle Kathol at an In-Service session for adjunct faculty recently.

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    Kathol named new vice president at Northeast

    by jamesc  7/21/2017 10:13:03 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Northeast Community College has named Lyle Kathol as its new vice president of educational services. He has been serving as interim vice president since April.

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    Chipps completes service on HLC Board of Trustees

    by jamesc  7/7/2017 12:24:02 PM -- 

    CHICAGO – Dr. Michael Chipps has completed his service to an organization that accredits over 1,000 post-secondary educational institutions in 19 states from Arizona to West Virginia.

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    Northeast board pays tribute to Davies

    by jamesc  5/12/2017 9:10:54 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – John W. Davies highly valued his position as a member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors, but there was one activity he especially enjoyed at monthly meetings.

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    Malawi ambassador finds new friends at Northeast

    by jamesc  4/28/2017 10:40:44 AM --  NORFOLK, NE – The charge of Northeast Community College to provide a globally competitive workforce took on added meaning this week when an important visitor was able to see the work for himself.

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    Northeast signs MOU with Mount Marty College

    by jamesc  4/21/2017 4:51:51 PM -- 

    YANKTON, SD - Students will have the opportunity to benefit from a new partnership between Mount Marty College and Northeast Community College beginning later this year. The presidents of the two institutions signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Friday on Mount Marty’s campus here to create an educational transfer pathway from Northeast to Mount Marty.

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    Northeast elevates signing day to focus on academics

    by jamesc  4/12/2017 4:16:36 PM --  NORFOLK – Over the years, a number of student-athletes have signed letters of intent to play sports at Northeast Community College. But now the institution has used the same concept to focus on why students attend college in the first place, to obtain a degree and eventually get a job.

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