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    Briggs & Barrett co-founder speaks to Northeast students

    by jamesc  1/6/2020 8:06:52 AM --  NORFOLK, NE - Melissa West, co-founder of the Briggs & Barrett Project, speaks to Early Childhood Education students and their instructor, Lisa Guenther, at Northeast Community College recently.

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    Sounds of the season performed at Northeast

    by jamesc  12/11/2019 3:21:13 PM --  NORFOLK, NE - Kevin McLouth, instrumental music instructor/director of instrumental activities at Northeast Community College, conducts the College/Community Concert Band, Concert Choir, and the audience during a Holiday Sing-a-Long during the Northeast Music Department’s annual Holiday Concert in the Cox Activities Center Theatre recently.

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    Northeast celebrates the season with the lighting of a holiday tree

    by jamesc  12/6/2019 3:34:47 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – The spirit of the season is shining brightly on the campus of Northeast Community College. Students, faculty and staff joined Mary Honke, co interim president, as she flipped the switch to light Northeast’s Holiday Tree.

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    Literature and cinematic film course mirrors the human experience

    by jamesc  12/4/2019 3:07:50 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Countless novels have been made into films. While many adaptations have been successful - whether they have received critical acclaim or have done well at the box office or in syndication - not everyone likes the concept. Two of the students enrolled in a particular course at Northeast Community College this semester are among those with differing views.

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    Northeast choir members perform at state competition

    by jamesc  11/27/2019 2:39:32 PM -- 

    KEARNEY, NE – Three members of Northeast Community College’s Show Choir and Concert Choir competed at a state competition recently, with two advancing to the final round.

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    Top musicians and vocalists perform at HAWKFEST

    by jamesc  10/25/2019 12:14:42 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – The Norfolk campus of Northeast Community College was filled with the sound of music earlier this week as a number of the region’s top high school musicians and vocalists had the opportunity to participate in an honors program through the institution’s music department.

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    State poet to read his work at Northeast

    by jamesc  10/22/2019 3:05:48 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Nebraska’s state poet and the executive director of the Nebraska Writers Collective will be featured during the next Visiting Writers Series event at Northeast Community College in Norfolk.

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    Over 100 musicians & vocalists to participate in HAWKFEST

    by jamesc  10/15/2019 3:36:31 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – A large number of area high school musicians and vocalists will showcase their talents soon at Northeast Community College. The institution’s music department will host its second annual HAWKFEST on Monday, October 21.

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    Music Department to open season with fall concert

    by jamesc  10/11/2019 3:29:26 PM --  NORFOLK, NE - Northeast Community College instrumental music and vocal groups will open their 2019-20 season with a fall concert.

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    COPS showcases careers in federal law enforcement

    by jamesc  10/10/2019 5:24:01 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – There was a heavy police presence on the campus of Northeast Community College in Norfolk recently. However, there was no incident; it was a day to showcase careers in federal law enforcement to high school and college students.

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    Poet Sanders speaks at Northeast

    by jamesc  10/1/2019 4:41:13 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - Poet Mark Sanders reads from his works during the first Visiting Writers Series event of the fall semester at Northeast Community College in Norfolk.

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    Record number of students enroll in Fridays @ Northeast

    by jamesc  8/29/2019 2:13:19 PM --  NORFOLK, NE - In the four years Northeast Community College has worked with area high schools through its Fridays @ Northeast program, the number of students who have enrolled in classes has increased each year. At the beginning of the current academic year, over 100 high school seniors are taking part in the program.

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    Malawi educators get firsthand experience of Northeast

    by jamesc  8/26/2019 8:51:28 AM --  NORFOLK, NE – Two members of the staff of Norfolk Schools in Malawi have had the opportunity to become acquainted with the American education system. Their time this summer in the United States allowed them to gain a better perspective on how to prepare their pupils for the rigors of college now that many of their graduates are attending Northeast Community College.

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    Northeast adjunct instructor wins best in show at competition

    by jamesc  8/12/2019 9:25:53 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – An award winning artist who serves as an adjunct faculty member at Northeast Community College earned top honors at a statewide arts competition recently.

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    Northeast partners with Tyson on Upward Academy

    by jamesc  7/8/2019 4:29:27 PM --  DAKOTA CITY, NE – One of northeast Nebraska’s largest employers has teamed up with Northeast Community College to provide educational opportunities to its workforce. Tyson Foods has brought its Upward Academy program to its fresh meats beef plant in Dakota City, Nebraska.

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