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  • New Northeast center will work to improve soil health and water conservation

    by jamesc  9/15/2016 3:04:58 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – With Nebraska as a leading state in agricultural output, Northeast Community College has continually placed a strong emphasis on its ag curriculum over the past 40-years. Now, college officials are working on a new endeavor, as part of its Vision 2020 five-year strategic plan, that will not only allow its students to reap its benefits, but the state, nation and world as well.

  • Northeast named among ten finalists for Aspen Prize for community college excellence

    by jamesc  9/13/2016 12:02:00 AM --  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Dr. Michael Chipps often says that Northeast Community College is one of the best rural community colleges in the United States. Now the president of the institution based in Norfolk, Nebraska, has additional documentation to support that claim. Northeast was named today as one of ten finalists for the 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s preeminent recognition of high achievement and performance in America’s community colleges.

  • Board of Governors approves 2016-17 budget with lower levy

    by jamesc  9/6/2016 4:28:49 PM --  NORFOLK – For the third consecutive year, the property tax request to support the Northeast Community College fiscal year budget will be down from the previous year.

  • Northeast, other community colleges sign MOU with USDA and Corn Growers

    by jamesc  9/2/2016 11:32:18 AM --  WASHINGTON – Representatives of five Midwest community colleges, including Northeast Community College, have come together to form a national consortium to sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the United States Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA-NRCS).

  • Recognition ceremony held for PTA students

    by jamesc  8/12/2016 10:37:20 AM --  NORFOLK – Members of the graduating class in Northeast Community College’s physical therapist assistant (PTA) program are now prepared to enter the profession. The twenty-one students from the Class of 2016 took part in a Recognition Ceremony before family, friends and faculty recently in the Lifelong Learning Center on the Norfolk campus.

  • Sibbel appointed to board of governors

    by jamesc  8/11/2016 5:55:43 PM --  NORFOLK – An O’Neill woman has been named the newest member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors. Carol Sibbel was sworn in at the board’s monthly meeting Thursday in Norfolk.

  • Northeast names new West Point director

    by amandab  8/10/2016 9:59:25 AM --  WEST POINT - Northeast Community College has selected Kacie Borchers as its new director of the Extended Campus in West Point. Borchers, who previously served as Northeast’s director of TRIO Student Support Services Program, began her new position in July.

  • Northeast in West Point to host adult education open house

    by amandab  7/19/2016 10:29:14 AM --  WEST POINT - Northeast Community College in West Point will host an open house in August to spotlight the various programs it offers. The Adult Education Open House will be held Wednesday, August 10, from 2-4 p.m. at Northeast’s West Point extended campus, 202 Anna Stalp Avenue.

  • 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.

  • Risinger Green joins Northeast

    by jamesc  6/24/2016 8:57:30 AM --  NORFOLK – Susan Risinger Green has joined Northeast Community College to serve as the campaign coordinator for its proposed Agriculture, Water and Energy Center of Excellence. She joins the College after more than 27 years at WJAG, Lite Rock 97.5 and 106KIX Radio in Norfolk, where she served as assistant news director and farm director.

  • Fifteen Northeast student-athletes honored by NJCAA

    by jamesc  6/21/2016 3:32:35 PM --  NORFOLK – Fifteen Northeast Community College student-athletes have earned academic honors through the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA).

  • 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.

  • Speakers share impact of Northeast's West Point campus

    by amandab  6/16/2016 8:03:14 AM --  WEST POINT – Constituents may be most familiar with Northeast Community College’s main campus in Norfolk. However, the College also operates three extended campuses to serve those residents who live in the other areas across the 20 county service area.

  • West Point Extended Campus director to retire

    by jamesc  6/15/2016 9:17:56 AM --  Terry Ramig, director of Northeast Community College’s Extended Campus in West Point, visits with Board of Governors member Gene Willers, Pilger, during a reception held in her honor.

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