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    Northeast begins search for its next president

    by jamesc  6/14/2019 10:58:06 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – The search for the next president of Northeast Community College is underway. On Thursday, three forums – two for faculty and staff and one for the public - were held to give internal and external stakeholders opportunities to share what characteristics they desire in the institution’s next chief executive officer.

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    New tool allows HPER students to anaylze body composition

    by jamesc  6/13/2019 8:14:36 AM --  NORFOLK, NE – It may look like some sort of time machine, but a new piece of equipment being used by health, physical education and recreation (HPER) students in their studies at Northeast Community College actually assists in achieving results that demonstrate overall health.

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    Northeast students experience Greece first-hand

    by amandab  6/10/2019 9:45:11 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - “It all started in Greece.” That’s how Adam Peterson, Northeast Community College theatre instructor, summarized The History and Mythology of Greece from the Bronze Age to the Hellenistic Age, a class he co-taught this spring with Paul Muncy, history instructor.

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    Fifty-three Northeast student-athletes named to Academic All-Region teams

    by jamesc  6/8/2019 12:38:10 PM --  AMES, IA - It was a successful year for the Northeast Community College Athletic Department both competitively and in the classroom. This week, the Iowa Community College Athletic Association (ICCAC) announced that 53 Northeast student-athletes were named to its Academic All-Region teams for the 2019 spring semester. Northeast is one of 15-members of the ICCAC.

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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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    It's been an amazing journey

    by jamesc  5/31/2019 8:28:01 AM --  NORFOLK, NE - The legendary comedienne Carol Burnett would end her widely popular television show by imparting these enduring words, “I’m so glad we had this time together…” As I enter retirement and my work comes to a close at Northeast Community College, I would like to express the same sentiment as Ms. Burnett. It has been such a privilege and honor of serving as your president and ‘I am so glad we had this time together.’

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    Northeast's PTK advisors, chapter member earn five star status

    by amandab  5/29/2019 9:20:41 AM --  NORFOLK, NE - Three Northeast Community College employees and one student earned special recognition from an international academic honor society recently.

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    Key ag concepts targeted by "Themes Across the Curriculum"

    by jamesc  5/25/2019 4:55:08 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - For the past five years, faculty in the Northeast Community College Ag Department have been consistently stressing key concepts to their students across all ag programs.Corinne Morris, dean of agriculture, math and science at Northeast, said the concepts are those things important throughout agriculture, including risk management, profitability, safety, professionalism and communication, and stewardship and water management. The effort is called TAC – Themes Across the Curriculum.

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    Northeast hosts Nebraska FFA equine judging contest

    by jamesc  5/24/2019 4:32:20 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – The Chuck M. Pohlman Agriculture Complex at Northeast Community College was the site of the Nebraska FFA Equine Judging Contest earlier this week.

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    Northeast students earn commendations at Kennedy Center festival

    by jamesc  5/23/2019 4:27:32 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Two Northeast Community College students have been recognized for their work on a College theatrical production at a regional theatre festival.

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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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    Wheeler speaks at Northeast visiting writer's event

    by jamesc  5/16/2019 4:13:44 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - Theodore Wheeler reads a selection from one of his books during a Visiting Writer’s Series event recently at Northeast Community College. He is the author of the novel Kings of Broken Things and a collection of short fiction, Bad Faith.

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    Northeast to hold Disability Services Information Night

    by amandab  5/15/2019 8:16:52 AM --  NORFOLK, NE - Northeast Community College will host an informational meeting for those interested in disability services. Disability Services Information Night will be held Tuesday, May 21, at 6 p.m. in the College Welcome Center, Room 1108, on the Norfolk campus.

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