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  • Nursing students honored during pinning ceremony

    by jamesc  5/20/2016 8:29:29 AM --  NORFOLK – Sixty-five associate degree nursing and practical nursing students received their nursing pins during a special ceremony recently at Northeast Community College in Norfolk. During the ceremony, the graduating nursing students received their pin from family members or a close friend who has helped them along their journey.

  • Danish college president visits Northeast

    by jamesc  5/20/2016 8:25:33 AM --  NORFOLK – After hearing so much about it, Gitte Norgaard said she wanted to see Northeast Community College for herself. She had the opportunity recently to step foot on the Norfolk campus and was duly impressed. “It is so important for us to see Northeast for ourselves. I am very impressed by this College, it is a very well kept college and very nice.”

  • International honor society president speaks at Northeast commencement

    by amandab  5/19/2016 8:26:56 AM --  NORFOLK - The tiny Caribbean island nation of St. Lucia lies about 3,000 miles from Nebraska, but that’s where the remarkable journey of Yanik Etan, who spoke at Northeast Community College’s commencement ceremony recently, all began.

  • Northeast's Applied Business Projects students raise funds with lemonade stands

    by amandab  5/18/2016 10:37:26 AM --  NORFOLK - It was a beautiful day for lemonade recently for a group of business students at Northeast Community College. As part of their coursework, students in Northeast’s Applied Business Projects course raised funds for a variety of organizations through operating lemonade stands in the storefronts of Norfolk area grocery stores.

  • Northeast Phi Theta Kappa members attend Nerd Nation

    by amandab  5/17/2016 8:15:48 AM --  NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - “Nerd” was the word for a group of Northeast Community College students who attended an international convention held here recently. Six members of Northeast’s Tau Chi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa attended Nerd Nation, the organization’s annual convention, held this year at Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.

  • Northeast Nebraska volleyball all-stars to square off at Northeast

    by amandab  5/16/2016 11:32:06 AM --  NORFOLK – Northeast Community College will host the 19th annual Northeast Nebraska All-Star Volleyball Classic next month. The event will take place Saturday, June 11, at 5 p.m. in the Cox Activities Center at Northeast Community College in Norfolk.

  • Northeast Nebraska All-Star Basketball games set for Northeast Community College in June

    by amandab  5/16/2016 11:29:08 AM --  NORFOLK – Some of the finest basketball players in the region will take to the hardwood next month in Norfolk. Northeast Community College will host the 33rd Annual Northeast Nebraska All-Star Basketball games in the Cox Activities Center on Friday, June 17. The girls’ game will tip-off at 6 p.m. with the boys’ game to follow at 8 p.m.

  • Record number of graduates at Northeast

    by jamesc  5/14/2016 1:11:34 PM --  Lacy Lawson, Norfolk, receives her Associate of Science degree from Dr. Michael Chipps, president, during Northeast Community College’s 43rd Commencement Ceremony on Saturday in the Cox Activities Center on the Norfolk campus.

  • Northeast to hold Disability Services information night

    by jamesc  5/13/2016 8:32:09 AM --  NORFOLK - Northeast Community College will host a Disability Services Information Night to inform incoming students and their families of the services offered by the Disability Services staff. The information night will be held on Tuesday, May 24, at 6 p.m., in the College Welcome Center, Room 1108, on the campus in Norfolk.

  • Poessnecker to step down from Northeast board

    by jamesc  5/12/2016 5:29:55 PM --  NORFOLK - A longtime member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors has announced he is leaving the board. Larry Poessnecker submitted his letter of resignation during the board’s monthly meeting in Norfolk on Thursday.

  • Northeast earns national recognition for customer service initiative

    by jamesc  5/12/2016 5:26:42 PM --  SAN DIEGO, CA – In 2013, Derek Bierman, vice president, and his staff in the Technology Services Division at Northeast Community College began working on a concept to improve technology-based customer service across the college community. Three years later, the work is being recognized on a national level.

  • Northeast signs memorandum with Nebraska NRCS

    by jamesc  5/12/2016 8:08:17 AM --  NORFOLK – As Northeast Community College continues to expand its offerings in agriculture and in developing a renewed focus on curriculum areas such as land stewardship, conservation and soil health, it also continues to strengthen its relationships with business and industry partners that can assist in those efforts. Nebraska’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is one such partner. The College and NRCS have signed a memorandum of understanding to solidify that relationship.

  • Drafting student earns top five honors in bridge competition

    by jamesc  5/11/2016 11:14:46 AM --  NORFOLK – A Northeast Community College drafting student earned bragging rights recently. Jacob Forbes entered the record books after he won the Drafting program’s tenth annual bridge building competition.

  • Northeast's new program to address area plumber shortage

    by amandab  5/9/2016 11:50:19 AM --  NORFOLK - From installing and repairing water lines to unclogging drains to providing our most basic necessities, it doesn’t take much to realize the value of the plumbing industry. And as industry demands grow and worker shortages in rural areas deepen, Northeast Community College is working to address the plumbing skills gap with a new program offering.

  • Northeast golf takes fifth at Region XI championship

    by amandab  5/9/2016 11:47:20 AM --  PANORA, IA - The Northeast Community College men’s golf team wrapped up their season with a fifth place finish at the Region XI men’s golf championship held at the Lake Panorama Golf Club Saturday and Sunday.

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