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  • A hawk finds a new home at Northeast

    by jamesc  8/9/2016 4:22:42 PM --  NORFOLK – For decades, the hawk has been an important symbol in the identity of Northeast Community College. Now the mascot of the institution is making an indelible mark of its own. A crowd gathered Tuesday afternoon as a sculpture of a soaring hawk was unveiled in front of the Cox Activities Center on the Norfolk campus.

  • Longtime Northeast employees retire

    by jamesc  8/5/2016 7:52:21 AM --  NORFOLK – Several longtime employees of Northeast Community College retired in 2016 after several years of service to the institution. In all, the nine retirees had a combined total of 244 years of working for the College.

  • Board of governors tours new residence hall

    by jamesc  7/22/2016 9:36:01 AM --  Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College (center), leads a tour of a new residence hall for members of the College board of governors. Chipps is surrounded by Shirley Petsche, of Petersburg, and Jeff Scheer, of Beemer.

  • Nipp named new Northeast vice president

    by jamesc  7/14/2016 4:08:23 PM --  NORFOLK – Northeast Community College has selected Amanda Nipp as its new vice president of student services. Nipp, who currently serves as the College’s dean of enrollment management, will assume the new position on July 18.

  • Northeast board receives update on Vision 2020

    by jamesc  7/14/2016 4:06:31 PM --  NORFOLK – The Northeast Community Board of Governors approved the institution’s new five-year strategic plan a year ago. At its monthly meeting here Thursday, College administrators provided the board with an update on first year accomplishments through Vision 2020.

  • Chipps, Northeast recognized at Career Education Conference

    by jamesc  6/16/2016 8:30:10 AM --  KEARNEY – Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College was recently named the recipient of Nebraska’s prestigious Elaine Stuhr Leadership and Advocacy Award. He received the award during the Department of Education's 2016 Nebraska Career Education (NCE) Conference here. More than 600 Nebraska Career Education teachers, school counselors and administrators attended the conference.

  • 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 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.

  • Northeast hosts South Sioux City Chamber

    by jamesc  4/7/2016 9:03:49 AM --  Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College, speaks to members of the South Sioux City Chamber of Commerce during one of the organization’s recent coffees.

  • Norfolk's future is focus of Community Conversation

    by jamesc  3/31/2016 5:04:38 PM --  Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College, speaks on strategies to the Norfolk’s area future during a Community Conversation Forum earlier this week at the College.

  • Northeast inducts new Phi Theta Kappa members

    by jamesc  3/23/2016 3:47:23 PM --  NORFOLK - A special ceremony was held recently on the Norfolk campus of Northeast Community College to welcome the newest members into its international honor society. One-hundred-fifty-four students were installed into Northeast’s Phi Theta Kappa, (PTK), Tau Chi chapter during the spring 2016 induction ceremony held in the Lifelong Learning Center.

  • New residence hall to be named after former college president

    by jamesc  3/10/2016 4:46:05 PM --  NORFOLK – In keeping with tradition, a new residence hall at Northeast Community College will be named after a former college president. The Board of Governors unanimously approved a recommendation Thursday to name the new building after Dr. Bill Path, who served as president of Northeast from 2001-2011.

  • 99% of Northeast graduates find employment or continue their education

    by jamesc  3/10/2016 4:12:04 PM --  NORFOLK – Northeast Community College graduates continue to find success by either obtaining employment in the workforce or continuing their education. Northeast’s new Graduate Employment Report confirms that ninety-nine percent of 2015 graduates either found jobs or continued their education.

  • Thirty-two Northeast student-athletes earn academic honors

    by jamesc  2/15/2016 3:06:14 PM --  NORFOLK – Several members of Northeast Community College’s basketball, softball, soccer and volleyball teams have earned academic honors for their work in the classroom. The thirty-two student-athletes have been named to Fall 2015 National Junior College Athletic Association Region XI Academic All-Region Teams. Northeast is a member of the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference.

  • Northeast holds Chamber Coffee in West Point

    by jamesc  1/29/2016 2:00:58 PM --  Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College, speaks to members of the West Point Chamber of Commerce during a coffee on Friday at Northeast’s Extended Campus in West Point.

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