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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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    Recognition ceremony held for Northeast PTA students

    by jamesc  8/16/2019 2:36:03 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Members of the graduating class of Northeast Community College’s physical therapist assistant (PTA) program are now prepared to enter the profession.

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    New tool allows HPER students to analyze 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 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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    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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    Northeast hosts area kindergartners to celebrate Arbor Day

    by jamesc  5/2/2019 8:51:28 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - Area kindergarteners discovered just how much fun learning about trees can be at Northeast Community College’s annual Arbor Day celebration held recently.

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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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    New West Point CTE Center could serve as national model

    by jamesc  4/11/2019 5:28:05 PM --  WEST POINT, NE – The opportunity to educate and train the current and next generation workforce in east central Nebraska has taken a giant leap forward with the opening of the of the Donald E. Nielsen Career and Technical Education Center in West Point.

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    Northeast PTA students work with amputee patients

    by jamesc  3/29/2019 3:16:08 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – Students in the Physical Therapist Assistant program at Northeast Community College connected their educational training with some special individuals recently. Three men, who have had leg amputations or have a congenital defect and use prosthetic fittings, shared their life experiences as they worked with the students.

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    1,100 students participate in scholastic contest & quiz bowl

    by jamesc  3/21/2019 11:58:16 AM --  NORFOLK, NE – Wayne Community Schools won the 2019 Class C High School Scholastic Contest hosted by Northeast Community College on Wednesday in Norfolk. Wakefield Community School was second and Cedar Catholic High School in Hartington placed third. In the Class D contest, Wausa Public School claimed first-place honors. Howells-Dodge Consolidated Schools was second followed by a tie for third between Plainview High School and Rock County High School.

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    Northeast hosts spring career fair

    by amandab  3/19/2019 9:34:10 AM --  Northeast Community College student Shelby Vesely (center), Wisner, meets with a representative of Faith Regional Health Services at the Spring Career Fair held recently at Northeast’s campus in Norfolk.

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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 amandab  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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