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    New opportunity for Northeast graduates to earn bachelor degrees through Bellevue University

    by jamesc  5/29/2020 8:17:28 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. - All Northeast Community College graduates who enroll in a Bellevue University bachelor’s degree program from now through June 30, 2021, will benefit from an innovative program that transfers in 60 credits earned in an associate degree and applies the full cost of students’ associate degree tuition toward their Bellevue University tuition.

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    Virtual pinning ceremony held for Northeast nursing students

    by jamesc  5/27/2020 8:32:02 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. - Associate degree nursing and practical nursing students were recognized for receiving their nursing pins during a special ceremony recently at Northeast Community College in Norfolk.

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    Northeast holds virtual commencement as it celebrates student success

    by jamesc  5/16/2020 10:30:00 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. – The Cox Activity Center on the Norfolk campus of Northeast Community College is typically filled to capacity on the third Saturday in May as the institution holds its annual commencement ceremony. However, that wasn’t the case this year.

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    Northeast Community College prepares to operate in the months ahead under COVID-19

    by jamesc  5/14/2020 5:10:15 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. – In late March, Northeast Community College adopted distance learning delivery of its courses for its faculty and students and allowed many other employees the option to work remotely in anticipation of a possible stay-at-home order as the COVID-19 pandemic hit. Although the order was never issued, the College has been developing a plan to operate with a limited number of employees and students through the summer and is looking at additional measures for the fall semester.

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    Candidates announced for 47th commencement at Northeast

    by jamesc  5/7/2020 4:24:38 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb – The 47th Commencement of Northeast Community College will take place on Saturday, May 16, at 10 a.m. Due to the ongoing Directed Health Measures that are in effect due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s event will be a virtual ceremony.

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    Private services set for former longtime Northeast board member Harvey

    by jamesc  5/5/2020 10:01:18 AM -- 

    CREIGHTON, Neb. - A former longtime member of the Northeast Community College of Board of Governors has died. Keith Harvey, Creighton, passed away Friday, May 1, at the Plainview Manor in Plainview. He was 70.

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    Northeast seeks nominations for Alumni Hall of Success recognition

    by jamesc  5/4/2020 8:45:56 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. – Nominations are being sought to honor alumni of Northeast Community College.

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    Northeast students apply for aid through CARES Act

    by jamesc  5/1/2020 1:19:00 PM --  NORFOLK, Neb. - Northeast Community College students who have experienced financial hardships as they continue their education during the COVID-19 pandemic are getting some assistance through the federal government.

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    Northeast remembers longtime board member Ken Echtenkamp

    by jamesc  4/20/2020 8:07:57 AM -- 

    WEST POINT, Neb. - A West Point man who served as an educator across northeast Nebraska and had a long association with Northeast Community College has died.Kenneth Echtenkamp passed away Thursday at St. Joseph’s Hillside Villa in West Point. He was 95.

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    Northeast to hold virtual commencement ceremony this spring

    by jamesc  4/17/2020 2:02:21 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. – The 47th annual Commencement Ceremony at Northeast Community College is going to look much different this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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    99% of Northeast graduates find employment or continue their education

    by jamesc  4/9/2020 3:58:56 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. – Northeast Community College graduates continue to find success by either obtaining employment in the workforce or continuing their education.

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    Northeast research on COVID-19 indicates social distancing is critical in controlling spread

    by jamesc  3/31/2020 12:00:14 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. - New research from Northeast Community College indicates the public should continue to heed the call of authorities in practicing social distancing to prevent the further spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus.

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    Northeast adjusts to new normal for spring term

    by jamesc  3/27/2020 1:54:26 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. – Michael Lynch admits he has not taught an online class before, but the longtime art instructor at Northeast Community College said he’s actually okay with the adjustment in how classes will be taught during the rest of the spring semester. “It’s a new and exciting challenge and I’m just going to give it my best shot.”

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    Northeast is cancelling some non-credit classes

    by jamesc  3/25/2020 9:00:31 AM --  NORFOLK, Neb. – Northeast Community College has begun taking steps to cancel some non-credit classes through May 13 at all of its campuses.

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    Northeast to lock buildings to minimize spread of COVID-19

    by jamesc  3/20/2020 4:06:51 PM --  NORFOLK, Neb. – Northeast Community College will begin offering all credit classes in an online format and limit access to the general public to all of its campuses on Monday, March 23, as the COVID-19 virus continues to cause health concerns across the world.

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