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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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    Ribbon cutting ceremony, open house set for new CTE center in West Point

    by jamesc  3/8/2019 7:35:29 AM --  WEST POINT, NE – The partners and organizations that have worked over the past three-years to establish a new career and technical education facility in West Point will gather at the site later this month to celebrate its opening.

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    Robinson sworn in following reelection to Northeast board

    by jamesc  2/18/2019 10:18:21 AM --  NORFOLK, NE Steve Anderson, of Concord, chair of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors, administers the oath of office to Julie Robinson at a meeting of the board recently in Norfolk.

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    Anderson is new chair of Northeast board

    by jamesc  1/10/2019 5:13:23 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – Steve Anderson is the new chairperson of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors. He began serving his term at Thursday’s meeting of the board in Norfolk. Anderson, of Concord, District III member, succeeds Dirk Petersen, of Norfolk, a District V representative.

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    Husker Harvest Days serves as backdrop for The Viewpoint

    by jamesc  12/3/2018 8:59:18 AM -- 

    GRAND ISLAND, NE – With over 100,000 people attending Husker Harvest Days (HHD) each September, there is no shortage of individuals to visit with or subjects to discuss. That was the exact thought of two Northeast Community College students, who used the huge farm show near Grand Island as their stomping ground to complete an assignment.

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    Anderson and Reikofski earn national recognition

    by jamesc  11/21/2018 10:10:50 AM -- 

    NEW YORK, NY – A member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors and a staff member have been recognized by the nation’s community colleges.

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    Schmitt named 2018 Northeast distinguished alumnus

    by jamesc  11/15/2018 12:48:37 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - A Norfolk man has been recognized by the Nebraska Community College Association (NCCA) as a distinguished alumnus. John Schmitt was honored for outstanding career achievement recently with the NCCA’s Northeast Community College Area Distinguished Alumni Award during the organization’s annual meeting here.

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    A plan with a promise; community college leaders discuss higher education accessibility

    by jamesc  11/12/2018 8:50:18 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Community colleges across the nation continually hear of the need for its services as they work on the front lines of ensuring that America’s workforce is adequately prepared … prepared with its students who possess the vital skillsets to fill these jobs. However, there are many obstacles facing several of these students, many times, through no fault of their own.

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    Northeast receives scholarship funds from Nebraska golf event

    by jamesc  11/10/2018 8:49:47 AM --  NORFOLK, NE – Professional golfers teed it up this fall on behalf of Nebraska community college students. Proceeds from the Nebraska Open golf tournament have been distributed to five of the state’s community colleges for scholarships.

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    Ellis sworn in as new Northeast board member

    by jamesc  11/8/2018 5:35:10 PM --  NORFOLK, NE - Scott Gray, legal counsel for Northeast Community College, (right) administers the oath of office to Donovan Ellis, of Pierce, on Thursday as he becomes the newest member of the College Board of Governors.

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    Oelsligle & Petsche receive Northeast distinguished service award

    by jamesc  11/1/2018 5:35:36 PM --  NORFOLK, NE - Northeast Community College honored two individuals for their service to the College at a reception and ceremony recently at the Lifelong Learning Center on the Norfolk campus. Dr. Don Oelsligle, Tilden, and Shirley Petsche, Petersburg, were presented with the College’s Distinguished Service Award.

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    Ellis appointed to Northeast Board of Governors

    by jamesc  10/10/2018 10:50:09 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – A man with years of experience in the banking industry is the newest member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors. Donovan Ellis, Pierce, was named to the fill a District I seat on the eleven-member board during the board’s monthly meeting Thursday in Norfolk.

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    Northeast remembers longtime board member Warrick

    by jamesc  10/2/2018 4:19:41 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Jack Warrick, a former longtime member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors, has died. He passed away on Monday, October 1, at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk. Warrick was 86.

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    Board of Governors approves 2018-19 budget

    by jamesc  9/13/2018 5:20:29 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – A decrease in funding from the state and no change in property valuations are among factors that will impact the operating budget for the next fiscal year at Northeast Community College. On Thursday, the Board of Governors gave unanimous approval to the College’s 2018-19 budget following a public hearing during its monthly meeting in Norfolk.

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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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