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.
by jamesc 6/11/2015 4:18:18 PM --
SOUTH SIOUX CITY – Ramon de la Torre-Martinez said he took a leap of faith after leaving his past job and enrolling at Northeast Community College here a year ago. Now he has discovered that one move has already started to pay dividends just weeks after he earned his diploma in welding. “My educational experience at the college was not easy. It was stressful and tiring at times with all the studying that was needed. However, I did not let any of that stop me from succeeding.”
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.
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.
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.
by jamesc 5/15/2015 2:53:33 PM --
NORFOLK – Several students in Northeast Community College’s graphic design program had the opportunity recently to show off their talents to family, friends and others. “The Portfolio Show is a showcase for the AAS (Associate of Applied Science) Graphic Design students’ cumulative work over their career here at Northeast,” said Phil Schimonitz, instructor. “The show is the beginning steps in the students’ job search and the interview process in the field of graphic design.”
by jamesc 5/15/2015 12:46:59 PM --
NORFOLK – Over 70 associate degree nursing and practical nursing students received their nursing pins in a special ceremony today at Northeast Community College in Norfolk.
by jamesc 5/15/2015 7:05:46 AM --
NORFOLK – A student in Northeast Community College’s heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) program credits the College for giving him the knowledge necessary for him to win a state competition and qualify for nationals.
by jamesc 5/8/2015 3:08:41 PM --
NORFOLK – The 42nd Commencement of Northeast Community College will take place on Saturday, May 16, at 10 a.m. in the Cox Activities Center on the Norfolk campus. As of Wednesday, May 6, some 871 students, including those earning double majors, and 214 who completed their studies this past December, were to be listed in the commencement program.
by jamesc 5/8/2015 3:05:18 PM --
NORFOLK – Several members of the Northeast Community College Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) Club earned honors at the organization’s Nebraska Leadership Conference and Business Competition held recently in Kearney.
The team competed against many four-year schools including the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, University of Nebraska-Omaha, Midland University, Chadron State College, Peru State College, and Doane College. Other two-year colleges at the conference, included McCook Community College, North Platte Community College, and Southeast Community College.
by jamesc 5/8/2015 3:01:59 PM --
NORFOLK – Northeast Community second year drafting students saw one of their final projects of the year destroyed. But that was the point of the drafting program’s annual Popsicle Bridge Competition, held Friday in the College’s Cox Activities Center Theatre.
by jamesc 5/8/2015 2:54:50 PM --
SOUTH SIOUX CITY – Northeast Community College students in South Sioux City are having the opportunity to use their skills for the betterment of others. Industrial Facility Drafting Program students in a Civil Drafting class began work recently on drawings for a construction site for future homes proposed by Siouxland Habitat for Humanity across the river in Sioux City, IA.
by jamesc 5/8/2015 1:20:28 PM --
NORFOLK – Artist Michael Lynch said pieces in his latest artwork were done on a particular day in a pursuit to capture a particular moment. “It is the intent to respond and react in that moment. The work is to be in the now.” An opening night reception for Lynch’s show “Now” was held Thursday night at the Norfolk Arts Center. Lynch, art instructor at Northeast Community College, worked on all of the pieces, paintings, sculptures, woodcuts, poetry and music over the past year.
by jamesc 5/1/2015 9:04:10 AM --
Jackson Miller, Norfolk, a Mass Media student at Northeast Community College, films a scene of a short horror movie with students from Norfolk Senior High School. The filming took place during a Media and Performing Arts Career Day on the College’s Norfolk campus.
by jamesc 5/1/2015 8:59:13 AM --
NORFOLK – Three members of the Northeast Players, the student theatre group at Northeast Community College, have been recognized for their work on stage and behind the scenes. Lauren Oestreich, Stanton, Maria Olnes, Petersburg, and Dakota Vlotho, Rock Valley, IA, have been named Norfolk Lions Club Outstanding Theatre Award winners for 2014-15.