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Former literature instructor Barbara Schmitz returns for Visiting Writers Series

Former literature instructor Barbara Schmitz returns for Visiting Writers Series

Bryce Wheaton

October 19, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Northeast Community College students and members of the community gathered at Hawks landing in the student center of the Norfolk campus on Wednesday to hear the poetry and stories of Michael Catherwood and Barbara Schmitz. Michael Catherwood is an award-winning poet who has appeared in numerous journals...

Gunman changed life of ‘Flint’ star Jill Scott

Gunman changed life of ‘Flint’ star Jill Scott

October 17, 2017


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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Singer-actress Jill Scott didn’t start out to be a singer OR an actress. She was a poet. She actually earned some acclaim as a poet and even traveled with her verses tucked neatly under her arm. But a gunman changed all that. “I was across the street from my house. My fri...

Aiming for a horror boom: The producers of the blockbuster film ‘It’ ponder the genre’s future in Hollywood

Aiming for a horror boom: The producers of the blockbuster film ‘It’ ponder the genre’s future in Hollywood

October 17, 2017


Filed under Campus

LOS ANGELES — The Beverly Hills offices of KatzSmith Productions are filled with the kind of treasures one would expect from the company that helped create “It,” currently the highest-grossing horror film of all time at the global box office. Haunting the conference room is an immense cineple...

Students open up at “What’s Your Big Lie?” event.

Students open up at “What’s Your Big Lie?” event.

Bryce Wheaton

October 17, 2017


Filed under Activities, Campus, Top Stories

Northeast students, high school students, and members of the community gathered in the Lifelong Learning Center in Norfolk on Wednesday morning for the “What’s Your Big Lie” event. The event was created by Canadian internet star, Jordan Axani and is based on the concept that everyone has a big...

International Soccer Player misses home

International Soccer Player misses home

Luna Sierra, Reporter

October 10, 2017


Filed under Campus, Sports, Top Stories

Valentina Haboush is an international student of Northeast Community College in Norfolk, Nebraska. She is from Uruguay, South America and her major is Physical Education. She participated in Soccer Showcase in Florida and there she met and got to know the coach of the women’s soccer team at Northeast....

Northeast students show out for blood drive

Northeast students show out for blood drive

Bryce Wheaton

October 6, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

On Wednesday the Red Cross hosted a blood drive at the Northeast Community College Norfolk Campus. The blood drive was held at the Life Long Learning Center and was a huge success. The Red Cross had a goal of collecting 76 units and ended up exceeding that goal with a total of 87 units. A total of 102...

From RA to SA to the job of RA/SA president

From RA to SA to the job of RA/SA president

Taylor Habrock, Reporter

October 6, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Tori Chrisman started at Northeast Community College in the Fall of 2016 and took a student worker job as a new Student Assistant (SA). “After moving here from Iowa and without knowing anyone within 50 miles I thought it would be a great way to meet new people,” said Chrisman. After a semester Chrisman...

A Summer Spent Behind the Lense

A Summer Spent Behind the Lense

Tori Chrisman, Reporter

October 6, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

While most students were spending their summer break partying or working part-time jobs, Taylor Habrock was fueling a passion that led him on a photography adventure. This summer, he was able to get full access media passes to all of his favorite concerts. He says this allowed him to capture amazing ...

Original writings from New Voices

Original writings from New Voices

Steven Hamling, reporter

October 5, 2017


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, Poetry, Short Stories

Stories and poetry can come from any corner of the universe.  Whether you're a professional author, or an amateur writer, a person has a story they want  to tell.  It is all just a matter of getting your story heard. That is what took place at the Creating Stories and Poetry course readings on October...

Musical genre challenge with Miley Cyrus

Musical genre challenge with Miley Cyrus

October 5, 2017


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Miley Cyrus and Jimmy Fallon go head-to-head in a musical genre challenge.

‘Ghosted’ stars Robinson, Scott look to scare up some big laughs

‘Ghosted’ stars Robinson, Scott look to scare up some big laughs

October 3, 2017


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LOS ANGELES — There’s something strange in the Fox TV neighborhood. Who are you going to call? Well don’t put a shout out to either of the versions of “Ghostbusters” because while the network’s new Sunday comedy, “Ghosted,” features a team who track and stop the paranormal, those behind...

Students read their poetry and stories at Northeast Community College Library

Students read their poetry and stories at Northeast Community College Library

Steven Hamling, reporter

October 3, 2017


Filed under Activities, Campus, Top Stories

On October 4, 2017, students in the Creating Poetry I and II  and the Creating Stories I and II courses will be presenting selections from their own work at the  Northeast Community College Library at 7 p.m.   Join  Ashlyn Andreasen , Diana Martinez, Rebecca Folda ,  Kellie O’Byrne...

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