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    A brave new world awaits Malawian students at Northeast

    by jamesc  6/7/2018 8:31:58 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Northeast Community College has established partnerships with educational institutions in several countries, but its present work with a college preparatory school in Malawi is the first on the African continent for the Norfolk-based college. Three members of a delegation from Northeast recently returned from an eight-day visit that was centered around its work with Norfolk Schools in Malawi.

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    Northeast delegation visits Malawi

    by jamesc  6/1/2018 2:46:03 PM --  BLANTYRE, MALAWI – A three-person delegation from Northeast Community College has spent the past week meeting with education, agriculture and municipal leaders in the African Republic of Malawi.

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    45th Commencement held at Northeast

    by jamesc  5/12/2018 12:59:41 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – A capacity crowd was on hand today as nearly 900 students who completed their studies at Northeast Community College celebrated their success during the 45th Commencement ceremony.

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    AACC recognizes Northeast for its academic advising model

    by jamesc  5/10/2018 5:01:27 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – The nation’s community colleges represent the best in American higher education. They are constantly innovating to increase access and success for the 12 million students they serve. Northeast Community College was among several community colleges that were honored for their work advancing access and success for students at the American Association of Community Colleges’ (AACC) Awards of Excellence Gala, part of AACC’s 98th Annual Convention in Dallas, TX, recently.

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    Northeast recognizes students for outstanding achievement

    by jamesc  4/27/2018 10:13:57 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – A number of students at Northeast Community College have been recognized for their achievements over the past academic year.

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    Ground broken for Donald E. Nielsen CTE Facility in West Point

    by jamesc  4/24/2018 7:53:51 AM -- 

    WEST POINT, NE – A new chapter in educating current and future generations into a skilled workforce for east central and northeast Nebraska was established Monday with the formal groundbreaking of a new training center in West Point.

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    Luncheon honors scholarship donors and recipients

    by jamesc  4/14/2018 8:12:38 AM -- 

    NORFOLK - Generosity took the spotlight recently at Northeast Community College’s annual Scholarship Luncheon. Scholarship recipients and the sponsors that help them succeed were honored at the event.

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    Ninety-eight percent of Northeast graduates find employment or continue their education

    by amandab  4/12/2018 5:01:52 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Northeast Community College graduates continue to find success by either obtaining employment in the workforce or continuing their education. Northeast’s latest Graduate Report confirms that ninety-eight percent of 2017 graduates either found jobs or continued their education.

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    Chipps honored with Norfolk Chamber’s highest recognition

    by jamesc  4/6/2018 11:39:30 AM --  NORFOLK, NE – The president of Northeast Community College has been recognized for his work in the region. The Norfolk Area Chamber of Commerce has presented Dr. Michael Chipps with its highest honor – the Norfolk Oscar.

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    West Point, education partners continue to see progress on unique CTE initiative

    by jamesc  4/5/2018 8:44:25 PM --  WEST POINT, NE – Progress continues to be seen on an initiative to expand career and technical education opportunities in northeast and east central Nebraska. Representatives from the City of West Point, Pathways to Tomorrow (P2T), Northeast Community College and Wayne State College say their unique education model that has the potential of being replicated by school districts across the state and nation.

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    Northeast advising model named finalist for national award

    by jamesc  3/8/2018 5:46:44 PM -- 

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Northeast Community College has earned national recognition by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC).

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    Late Northeast president's memoir details life in World War II Crete

    by amandab  2/21/2018 10:20:17 AM --  ABERDEEN, SD - The family of the late Dr. Michael Paradise, who served as president of a predecessor institution to Northeast Community College, has published a first-person account of his harrowing experiences on the Greek island of Crete during World War II.

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    Scheer recognized for his work with Nebraska's community colleges

    by jamesc  12/19/2017 3:10:11 PM --  NORFOLK, NE - The speaker of the Nebraska Legislature has been recognized for his work with the state’s two-year colleges.

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    Chipps outlines Northeast's vision to the nation's community colleges

    by jamesc  12/15/2017 2:18:47 PM -- 

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Northeast Community College has spent the past four years redesigning, reinventing and resetting processes to improve student success. Dr. Michael Chipps, president, said the resetting of Northeast’s compass has come about by closely observing and utilizing the great work from both the 21st Century Commission and the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC).

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    Northeast celebrates the season with the lighting of a holiday tree

    by jamesc  12/6/2017 3:33:17 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – Northeast Community College has become a bit more ‘merry and bright.’ Dr. Michael Chipps, president, was joined by students, faculty and staff recently as he pressed the switch to light the College’s new outdoor holiday tree.

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