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  • Fridays @ Northeast

    by jamesc  9/14/2017 4:55:15 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Several area students who have yet to graduate high school are already considered college students. “You’re college students now,” said Lyle Kathol, vice president of educational services at Northeast Community College, as he spoke recently to approximately 70 seniors from 16 high schools who are enrolled in the College’s Fridays @ Northeast program.

  • Mitchell speaks at Northeast

    by jamesc  9/7/2017 4:10:39 PM -- 

    Clay Mitchell, Waterloo, IA, speaks with over 100 agriculture students at Northeast Community College this week during an “Issues in Agriculture class.” Mitchell, a fifth generation farmer and a leading investor in farmland and agricultural technologies, spoke on specific practices he uses to improve his operation’s productivity.

  • Former student earns state broadcasting scholarship

    by jamesc  8/16/2017 11:01:36 AM --  LA VISTA, NE – A former Northeast Community College student is among 13 college students from across Nebraska to have earned a scholarship from a state broadcasting organization. Megan Kass, Scotland, SD, received the $500 scholarship from the Nebraska Broadcasters Association (NBA) Foundation. She and the other recipients were recognized during the organization’s annual meeting here recently.

  • Ceremony recognizes Northeast PTA students

    by amandab  8/16/2017 10:56:13 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - The graduates of Northeast Community College’s physical therapist assistant (PTA) program are now ready to enter their profession. The thirteen students from the Class of 2017 took part in a Recognition Ceremony before family, friends and faculty recently in the Lifelong Learning Center on the Norfolk campus.

  • Preparing ag complex all in a day’s work for Northeast student

    by amandab  7/25/2017 8:25:06 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - During the month of May as the semester wound down and many Northeast Community College students returned home, or began summer jobs and internships, Kreg Schlautman was still on campus, hard at work.

  • Incoming student wins Nebraska diesel competition

    by jamesc  7/21/2017 8:06:12 AM -- 

    HASTINGS, NE – An incoming Northeast Community College student has won a statewide competition that features the best student diesel technicians in the state.Jack Compton took first place in the student division of the Nebraska Super Tech, held recently at Central Community College here. Compton, Pierce, won a $500 tool voucher.

  • Business students earn honors at national conference

    by jamesc  7/19/2017 1:06:33 PM -- 

    ANAHEIM, CA - Four business students of the Northeast Community College Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) Club earned honors at the organization’s National Leadership Conference held here recently.

  • Northeast criminal justice instructors take active role in national organization

    by amandab  7/14/2017 8:53:49 AM --  KANSAS CITY, MO - Two Northeast Community College instructors gave presentations, while one of them transitioned to a new leadership position at a national criminal justice conference here recently. Matt McCarthy, criminal justice director/instructor, and Colleen Barnes, criminal justice and sociology instructor, and attended the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS) annual conference.

  • Northeast students earn top honors at SkillsUSA national competition

    by jamesc  7/6/2017 11:21:51 AM --  LOUISVILLE, KY - Northeast Community College students took honors at a national career and technical education skills competition held here recently. The students competed in the 53rd National Leadership and Skills Conference, sponsored by SkillsUSA, along with hundreds of students and advisors from Nebraska.

  • Making dollars and cents at Northeast

    by jamesc  6/23/2017 3:25:00 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – The agriculture department at Northeast Community College is working on a project this summer to connect plant emergence to crop yield results. The venture, on the College Farm on the Norfolk campus, will enhance learning outcomes for both summer and fall classes.

  • Students create, make and innovate at Thingamajig Invention Convention

    by amandab  6/21/2017 9:38:15 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - Luke Felgate (center), Norfolk, receives a helping hand from John Liewer, wind energy instructor, at the Thingamajig Invention Convention held recently on the campus of Northeast Community College in Norfolk. High school students designed, built and tested a “thingamajig” at the three-day camp, as they developed problem solving skills through hands-on projects and challenges.

  • Northeast student-athletes earn conference academic honors

    by jamesc  6/16/2017 10:59:20 AM -- 

    AMES, IA – Several members of Northeast Community College’s athletic teams have earned post season academic honors. The twenty-three student-athletes have been named to the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC) Spring 2017 All-Region Academic Teams. Northeast is one of 14-members of the ICCAC.

  • West Point partners with Northeast, area educators on CTE

    by jamesc  6/12/2017 4:53:18 PM --  WEST POINT, NE – Representatives of the City of West Point and several area educational institutions have formalized a collaborative effort to expand career and technical education in east central Nebraska.

  • Northeast students see success through TRIO program

    by jamesc  6/9/2017 8:15:00 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Entering college for the first time can be an overwhelming experience for any new student, but Northeast Community College is using a new hands-on approach to assist individuals who already face challenges in their lives before they walk through the doors.

  • High school students explore health and wellness careers at Northeast

    by amandab  6/8/2017 11:32:24 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - High school students participate in “Be a Paramedic” as part of Health and Wellness Summer Career Camp at Northeast Community College recently.

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