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    Who’s behind the masks? Well, it's Northeast employees

    by jamesc  6/1/2020 7:54:12 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. – Northeast Community College employees have come together to produce facemasks for their co-workers as the College looks to start bringing some of them back to campus in the coming weeks in order for them to work in their offices. Many instructors and staff members have been working away from the College’s main campus in Norfolk and extended campuses since late March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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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 students weigh in on impact of COVID-19 on their education

    by jamesc  4/24/2020 10:15:37 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. – Members of the Student Leadership Association (SLA) at Northeast Community College regularly keep in contact with their peers, but with no students on the Norfolk campus for the remainder of the spring semester due to the COVID-19 pandemic, they did the next best thing - they have hosted forums through the Zoom video conferencing portal.

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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 steps up to produce face shields for area healthcare providers

    by jamesc  4/3/2020 2:18:31 PM --  NORFOLK, Neb. – In a small area in the back of a classroom on the Norfolk campus of Northeast Community College, Drafting Instructor Lynnette Frye checks on how things are progressing on two of her printers after she just finished teaching an online class. However, these are no ordinary printers that may need more paper or toner.

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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 moves all credit classes online; residence halls to have limited access

    by jamesc  3/19/2020 11:49:17 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. – Northeast Community College is moving all credit classes to an online format as the institution deals with the impact the COVID-19 virus continues to have on society. Online classes begin on Monday, March 23. On-campus housing in Norfolk will be impacted as well.

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    Over 1,500 students compete in FFA Ag Education Contest

    by jamesc  3/9/2020 8:32:04 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – The Norfolk campus of Northeast Community College experienced an invasion, of sorts, recently..

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    Students sign academic letters of intent with Northeast

    by jamesc  2/27/2020 3:51:07 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. - An event showcasing students’ commitment to pursue postsecondary education came with a twist recently at Northeast Community College.

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    Honke, Schram granted emeritus status

    by jamesc  2/14/2020 3:04:40 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. – Northeast Community College has honored two long-time employees for their service to the institution.

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    Livestock judging team continues on its annual 15,000-mile journey

    by jamesc  2/6/2020 4:03:52 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – It has been another busy year for members of the Northeast Community College Livestock Judging Team. However, there is more to come with plenty more competitions and thousands of miles to travel before the season concludes.

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    Nearly 500 students attend district livestock judging contest at Northeast

    by jamesc  2/4/2020 9:03:40 AM --  NORFOLK, NE – The Chuck M. Pohlman Agriculture Complex at Northeast Community College in Norfolk was the site of the District II, III, and IV FFA District Livestock Judging Contest recently. Four-hundred-eighty-eight contestants from 43 schools participated in the event.

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    Northeast employees recognized by US Bank

    by jamesc  1/20/2020 8:11:52 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Five Northeast Community College faculty and staff members were recognized with awards from US Bank during the College’s spring semester In-Service recently.

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    Northeast names Streff as new director in West Point

    by jamesc  1/13/2020 8:21:29 AM --  WEST POINT, NE - Northeast Community College has selected Carla Streff as its new director of its extended campus operation in West Point.

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