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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 holds virtual commencement as it celebrates student success

    by jamesc  5/16/2020 10:30:00 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. – The Cox Activity Center on the Norfolk campus of Northeast Community College is typically filled to capacity on the third Saturday in May as the institution holds its annual commencement ceremony. However, that wasn’t the case this year.

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    Northeast graduate celebrates National Nurses Week and Month with Gov. Ricketts

    by jamesc  5/12/2020 9:37:03 AM --  LINCOLN, Neb. – Gov. Pete Ricketts has signed a proclamation declaring May 6-12 as National Nurses Week in Nebraska. At his daily news conference on Tuesday to update citizens on the COVID-19 fight in the state, he also proclaimed the entire month of May as National Nurses Month in the state.

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    Northeast in South Sioux City to offer a nurse aide course beginning in May

    by jamesc  4/27/2020 4:07:32 PM -- 

    SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. – Training the next generation of healthcare professionals has not stopped at Northeast Community College as the world continues to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. An upcoming course at the College’s extended campus in South Sioux City that will teach the basic skills needed to provide safe, effective, and caring services to the elderly or chronically ill patient of any age in a long-term care facility is evident of that.

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    99% of Northeast graduates find employment or continue their education

    by jamesc  4/9/2020 3:58:56 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, Neb. – Northeast Community College graduates continue to find success by either obtaining employment in the workforce or continuing their education.

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    Northeast is cancelling some non-credit classes

    by jamesc  3/25/2020 9:00:31 AM --  NORFOLK, Neb. – Northeast Community College has begun taking steps to cancel some non-credit classes through May 13 at all of its campuses.

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    Northeast Community College hosts annual nursing career fair

    by jamesc  2/7/2020 4:00:50 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – As Baby Boomers age and the need for health care grows, the shortage of nursing professionals across the nation is expected to intensify. The American Association of Colleges of Nursing reports one million registered nurses (RN) in the United States will leave the work force by 2030. With the impending crisis at hand, Northeast Community College continually works with area employers through a variety of ways to connect them with its students to address workforce needs. One of which is the institution’s Nursing Career Fair.

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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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    Pinning ceremony held for Northeast nursing students

    by jamesc  5/22/2019 4:20:35 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Associate degree nursing and practical nursing students received their nursing pins during a special ceremony recently at Northeast Community College in Norfolk. During the ceremony, the graduating nursing students received their pins from family members or a close friend who has helped them along their journey.

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    Northeast signs articulation agreement with Doane University

    by jamesc  5/13/2019 5:14:35 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – A new articulation agreement between Northeast Community College and Doane University will make for a seamless transition for Northeast graduates to transfer and achieve bachelor’s degrees within four years of beginning their post high school education.

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    Candidates announced for 46th commencement at Northeast

    by jamesc  5/3/2019 8:04:26 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – The 46th Commencement of Northeast Community College will take place on Saturday, May 11, at 10 a.m., in the Cox Activities Center on the Norfolk campus.

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    99% of Northeast graduates find employment or continue education

    by jamesc  4/12/2019 4:17:45 PM -- 

    WEST POINT, NE – A majority of Northeast Community College graduates found employment opportunities or are continuing their education, according to a new survey. The 2018 Graduate Report confirms that 99-percent of 2018 Northeast graduates either found jobs or continued their education.

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    9th graders explore career opportunities at Northeast

    by jamesc  3/9/2019 8:23:30 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – From agriculture to wind energy technology, high school freshmen had the opportunity to get a taste of career opportunities recently.

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    Northeast students connect with employers at nursing career fair

    by   1/17/2019 10:23:32 AM --  Northeast Community College practical nursing student Heidi Marksmeier, Wisner, meets with a representative of Midtown Health Center at the Nursing Career Fair held this week on the Northeast Community College campus in Norfolk.

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    High school students explore medical careers at HOSA event

    by   12/10/2018 9:08:26 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Over 150 high school students from across Nebraska attended an event that gave them a closer look at a number of careers in the medical field.

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