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    Acklie Charitable Foundation contribues $5 million to Nexus campaign

    by jamesc  8/23/2019 12:04:49 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – The late Duane Acklie fondly remembered growing up as a young boy in Madison County. From selling produce his family grew at his favorite corner on U.S. Highway 81 at the age of 10 to establishing one of America’s largest privately-owned trucking companies with his wife, Phyllis, he understood the importance and the role of education as the couple established a foundation that bears their last name. Now, the Acklie Charitable Foundation (ACF) is supporting a major initiative at Northeast Community College that will its ensure agriculture students have opportunities to succeed in their education as they train to become future employees in Nebraska’s number one industry.

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    Ag & Water campaign launches; $5 million lead gift announced

    by jamesc  8/22/2019 4:04:50 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – In an industry that is critical to not only Nebraska and the nation, but across the entire world, the agriculture department at Northeast Community College is at the forefront of developing future farmer-scientists. The institution has been recognized for its work in the area over the years and presently awards the eighth highest number of associate degrees in agriculture in the country. On Thursday, college officials launched a major initiative that will ensure agriculture students are succeeding in their education to develop the skills to become productive members of the workforce and the communities they serve.

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    Recognition ceremony held for Northeast PTA students

    by jamesc  8/16/2019 2:36:03 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Members of the graduating class of Northeast Community College’s physical therapist assistant (PTA) program are now prepared to enter the profession.

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    Northeast sets record during summer new student registration

    by jamesc  8/15/2019 3:24:45 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – While summer typically slows down at some academic institutions, that is not the case at Northeast Community College.

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    Northeast to launch multi-million-dollar capital campaign

    by jamesc  8/14/2019 3:02:26 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – Northeast Community College is ready to launch a major initiative that will impact its agriculture programming for years to come.

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    Faculty and staff begin new academic year

    by jamesc  8/13/2019 1:52:48 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Faculty and staff at Northeast Community College are getting ready to welcome students back to campus on Monday, August 19. This week, they are preparing themselves through a series of planning workshops, meetings and In-Service breakout sessions that featured an all-college gathering that included remarks from Northeast’s interim presidents and the chairperson of the Board of Governors.

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    Northeast offices to close for In-Service on August 13

    by jamesc  8/7/2019 3:11:03 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – The offices of Northeast Community College in Norfolk and its extended campuses will be closed part of Tuesday, August 13, so faculty and staff may attend an In-service session.

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    Shaffer named adviser of the year by Nebraska PBL

    by jamesc  8/5/2019 5:46:03 PM -- 

    KEARNEY, NE – An instructor at Northeast Community College has been recognized by her peers across the state. Business Instructor Angela Shaffer has been named Adviser of the Year by the Nebraska Chapter of Phi Beta Lambda (PBL).

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    Northeast to host part-time job fair August 27

    by jamesc  8/1/2019 10:05:19 AM --  NORFOLK, NE – Local employers who are looking to fill part-time employment positions can look no further than Northeast Community College. The college’s Career Services Office will host its annual Part-Time Job Fair on Tuesday, August 27, from 3-5 p.m., in the Lifelong Learning Center on the Northeast campus in Norfolk.

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    Northeast students earn national championship; 9 other medals at SkillsUSA

    by jamesc  7/17/2019 12:01:15 PM -- 

    LOUISVILLE, KY – Richard Chrisman admits he was a nervous wreck."I was just sitting there shaking after a while. We had equipment problems. We had rule change problems.”

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    Business, IT students earn national honors at PBL conference

    by jamesc  7/11/2019 4:42:55 PM -- 

    SAN ANTONIO, TX - Nine business and information technology students from the Northeast Community College Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) Club earned honors at the organization’s National Leadership Conference in San Antonio, TX, 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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    Northeast students named to All-Nebraska Academic Team

    by jamesc  6/6/2019 4:41:01 PM -- 

    LINCOLN, NE – Six Northeast Community College students were recognized recently in Lincoln for being named to the 2019 Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) All-Nebraska Academic Team.

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    Northeast begins presidential search process

    by jamesc  6/3/2019 12:45:27 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – The Northeast Community College Board of Governors is beginning a national search for the institution’s next president.

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    Northeast hosts Health & Wellness career camp

    by amandab  6/3/2019 8:04:35 AM --  NORFOLK, NE - Rachel Stratton, manager of Sacred Yoga in Norfolk and adjunct HPER (health, physical education and recreation) instructor at Northeast Community College leads a yoga class in conjunction with a personal training session during a Health and Wellness summer camp at the college last week.

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