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    Chipps to retire later this year; served 40 years at Nebraska community colleges

    by jamesc  3/20/2019 9:05:59 AM --  NORFOLK, NE – Dr. Michael Chipps, who has served Nebraska’s community colleges for 40 years, has announced that he will retire from his position as president of Northeast Community College later this year.

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    Evacuation order lifted; Northeast students allowed to leave area shelter

    by jamesc  3/15/2019 4:06:39 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – Hundreds of Northeast Community College students have a memory that will stay with them for quite some time. Twenty-four hours after approximately 545 students had to abandon their home on the Norfolk campus due to a flood threat, they have been allowed to return.

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    Leadership Nebraska visits Northeast

    by jamesc  1/14/2019 8:30:49 AM --  NORFOLK, NE - Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College, explains the role of the institution and its role in workforce development initiatives to members of the Leadership Nebraska “Class XI” as part of its two-day visit to Norfolk recently.

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    Chipps appointed to community college commission

    by jamesc  12/28/2018 8:28:13 PM -- 

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Dr. Michael Chipps, president of Northeast Community College, has been appointed to a commission that will offer guidance on trends and issues impacting the nation’s rural community colleges.

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    Northeast signs partnership with Danish college

    by jamesc  12/12/2018 10:56:21 AM --  NORFOLK, NE – Northeast Community College is expanding its global outreach.

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    An "awesome journey" awaits Northeast students and employees

    by jamesc  8/31/2018 8:38:03 AM --  NORFOLK, NE – Northeast Community College President Dr. Michael Chipps is a fan of a good quote. One in particular is, “To Infinity and Beyond,” a phrase coined by the character Buzz Lightyear in the Disney/Pixar animated motion picture, “Toy Story.” Chipps used the term to kick off the 2018-19 academic year during the Fall In-Service session recently that was attended by over 300 faculty and staff at the Norfolk-based college.

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    ACCT honors Anderson and Reikofski

    by jamesc  8/21/2018 11:28:49 AM -- 

    WASHINGTON D.C. – A member of the board of governors and a staff member of Northeast Community College have earned national recognition for their work in higher education.

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    A brave new world awaits Malawian students at Northeast

    by jamesc  6/7/2018 8:31:58 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Northeast Community College has established partnerships with educational institutions in several countries, but its present work with a college preparatory school in Malawi is the first on the African continent for the Norfolk-based college. Three members of a delegation from Northeast recently returned from an eight-day visit that was centered around its work with Norfolk Schools in Malawi.

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    Northeast delegation visits Malawi

    by jamesc  6/1/2018 2:46:03 PM --  BLANTYRE, MALAWI – A three-person delegation from Northeast Community College has spent the past week meeting with education, agriculture and municipal leaders in the African Republic of Malawi.

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    45th Commencement held at Northeast

    by jamesc  5/12/2018 12:59:41 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – A capacity crowd was on hand today as nearly 900 students who completed their studies at Northeast Community College celebrated their success during the 45th Commencement ceremony.

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    AACC recognizes Northeast for its academic advising model

    by jamesc  5/10/2018 5:01:27 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – The nation’s community colleges represent the best in American higher education. They are constantly innovating to increase access and success for the 12 million students they serve. Northeast Community College was among several community colleges that were honored for their work advancing access and success for students at the American Association of Community Colleges’ (AACC) Awards of Excellence Gala, part of AACC’s 98th Annual Convention in Dallas, TX, recently.

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    Northeast recognizes students for outstanding achievement

    by jamesc  4/27/2018 10:13:57 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – A number of students at Northeast Community College have been recognized for their achievements over the past academic year.

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    Ground broken for Donald E. Nielsen CTE Facility in West Point

    by jamesc  4/24/2018 7:53:51 AM -- 

    WEST POINT, NE – A new chapter in educating current and future generations into a skilled workforce for east central and northeast Nebraska was established Monday with the formal groundbreaking of a new training center in West Point.

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    Luncheon honors scholarship donors and recipients

    by jamesc  4/14/2018 8:12:38 AM -- 

    NORFOLK - Generosity took the spotlight recently at Northeast Community College’s annual Scholarship Luncheon. Scholarship recipients and the sponsors that help them succeed were honored at the event.

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    Ninety-eight percent of Northeast graduates find employment or continue their education

    by amandab  4/12/2018 5:01:52 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Northeast Community College graduates continue to find success by either obtaining employment in the workforce or continuing their education. Northeast’s latest Graduate Report confirms that ninety-eight percent of 2017 graduates either found jobs or continued their education.

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