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    45th Commencement held at Northeast

    by jamesc  5/12/2018 12:59:41 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – A capacity crowd was on hand today as nearly 900 students who completed their studies at Northeast Community College celebrated their success during the 45th Commencement ceremony.

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    Northeast fills workforce needs of early childhood centers

    by jamesc  4/26/2018 1:30:27 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – Studies have repeatedly shown that children who often transition well into school do so because they were taught and nurtured at an early age. In turn, those who are successful are inclined to achieve increased learning outcomes as they work their way through school and eventually into employment.

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    Ninety-eight percent of Northeast graduates find employment or continue their education

    by amandab  4/12/2018 5:01:52 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Northeast Community College graduates continue to find success by either obtaining employment in the workforce or continuing their education. Northeast’s latest Graduate Report confirms that ninety-eight percent of 2017 graduates either found jobs or continued their education.

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    Northeast to offer $49 credit hour rate for early college enrollees

    by jamesc  1/26/2018 2:04:58 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – The Board of Governors at Northeast Community College understands the importance of high school students obtaining an early start on earning college credits. Therefore, the board unanimously approved a recommended plan by Dr. Michael Chipps, college president, to reduce the tuition for early college students to enroll in college courses, commonly referred to as, dual credit classes.

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    Petersen is new chairperson of Board of Governors

    by jamesc  1/17/2018 4:49:14 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – Dirk Petersen is the new chairperson of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors. He began serving his term at Wednesday’s meeting of the board in Norfolk.

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    Northeast receives scholarship funds from Nebraska golf event

    by jamesc  12/21/2017 12:00:21 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – Professional golfers teed it this fall up on behalf of Nebraska community college students. Proceeds from the Nebraska Open golf tournament have been distributed to five of the state’s community colleges for scholarships.

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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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    Ames sworn in as new Northeast board member

    by jamesc  12/14/2017 4:56:04 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - Scott Gray, legal counsel for Northeast Community College, (right) congratulates Del Ames after the Neligh man took the the oath of office Thursday to become the newest member of the College Board of Governors.

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    Oelsligle thanked for his service to Northeast

    by jamesc  11/15/2017 5:35:03 PM -- 

    Dr. Don Oelsligle (second from left) is congratulated by fellow Northeast Community College Board of Governors’ members Shirley Petsche, Gene Willers and Julie Robinson, following his final meeting recently.

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    Anderson presented Governor's Award

    by jamesc  11/10/2017 9:05:11 AM --  MCCOOK, NE – A member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors has earned a distinguished honor from the Nebraska Community College Association (NCCA). Steve Anderson, of Concord, was presented with the NCCA’s 2017 Governor’s Award during the NCCA’s annual meeting recently in McCook. The award is presented annually to one board member from five of the state’s community college areas.

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    Ames appointed to Northeast Board of Governors

    by jamesc  11/9/2017 5:00:00 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – A Neligh man has been named the newest member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors. The board voted unanimously at its monthly meeting Thursday to appoint Delbert Ames as the new District I representative.

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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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    Oelsligle proud of service to Northeast

    by jamesc  9/12/2017 5:13:23 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - A longtime member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors has announced he is stepping down after 17-years. Dr. Don Oelsligle, Tilden, submitted his letter of resignation during the board’s monthly meeting Tuesday in Norfolk.

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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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