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Grease on their Hands: Automotive Technology

Karly Liska, Reporter

September 19, 2013


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If you go to room 31 in the Weller building, you’ll find young men and women hard at work in their automotive technology class.  Freshmen in Auto Tech at Northeast are split into two classes; the first class from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and the second class from noon to 4:00 p.m.  There are abo...

Psychiatrist to Speak on Gay Sexuality and LGBT Suicide Prevention

Psychiatrist to Speak on Gay Sexuality and LGBT Suicide Prevention

September 17, 2013


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Are you curious about what makes us gay or straight or in between? What’s the science behind our sexuality? Psychiatrist Dr. Ron Holt will answer your questions at Northeast's Cox Activities Center, September 24th at 2 p.m. The Northeast PRIDE group is sponsoring Dr. Holt, who has been lecturing a...

Wacky Wednesday–Tailgating

September 17, 2013


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This week's Wacky Wednesday event is a volleyball tailgating party at the Lifelong Learning Center starting at 6:45. This event is free to all students with a valid student id and only five dollars for guests. The Lady Hawks Volleyball team takes on Ellsworth Community College at 7:00.

Husker Ticket Raffle

Husker Ticket Raffle

Elizabeth Cornett, Editor in Chief

September 17, 2013


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Help the Criminal Justice Accociation (CJA) raise money! The CJA will be raffling off 1 pair of tickets to the Huskers verses Illinois game on October 5, 2013. This game is the Big Ten opener so it is sure to be an intense game. The tickets are one dollar each or five dollars for six of them. The more...

Local Bank Donate Money to O’Neill Campus Expantion

Elizabeth Cornett, Editor in Chief

September 17, 2013


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The Tri-County Bank contributes $50,000 to Northeast Community College’s O’Neill campaign STUART – An independently-owned bank that has been serving North Central Nebraska since 1945 has made a generous contribution to a campaign for a new Northeast Community College extended campus in O...

Walking in the Dark: Staying Safe on Campus

September 17, 2013


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The Sioux City Night Patrol keeps Northeast students safe on campus 365 days a year.  Campus security has uniformed officers patrolling regularly and a hotline set up twenty four hours a day, seven days a week.  Duties of the officers include securing buildings, escorting students, issuing traffic...

Always Someone Listening

Always Someone Listening

Angela Richart

September 13, 2013


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Are you looking for a fun and exciting career? Do you like using your voice to entertain and inform people? Then broadcasting here on the Northeast Campus might be the right program to get you started. Broadcasting is communication through radio, television, the internet and other audio and visual sources. Instructor,...

Walking Through Paradise – Honoring a Legend

Walking Through Paradise – Honoring a Legend

September 12, 2013


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"This courtyard is a wonderful way to honor Dr. Paradise ... this is going to be a major walkway for thousands and thousands of students," said Dr. Michael Chipps, President of Northeast Community College at the Thursday morning naming ceremony for Paradise Courtyard.  Several hundred people gathered under the new covered area behind the Welcome Center t...

Hypnotist Chris Jones Wows The Crowd

Hypnotist Chris Jones Wows The Crowd

Elizabeth Cornett, Editor in Chief

September 12, 2013


Filed under Activities, Campus

"You can feel your eyes getting heavier and heavier, breathe in and out, relax, listen to the soothing sound of my voice as you drift further and further in." Last night on the Northeast Campus, Chris Jones was here to perform for Wacky Wednesday. This was not his first time here, so the crowd was big...

Dedication Ceremony Thursday recognizing Dr. Michael Paradise

Dedication Ceremony Thursday recognizing Dr. Michael Paradise

September 11, 2013


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Dr. Michael Paradise and his wife, Ann will be honored Thursday, September 12th at 10am in the new outdoor gathering space  called Paradise Courtyard.  The covered area is adjacent to the College Welcome Center (CWC)* on the Norfolk campus.  Dr. Paradise, who served as president of the Northeas...

A Small Part of a Big Heart-Remembering Dr. Keating

A Small Part of a Big Heart-Remembering Dr. Keating

September 10, 2013


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By Daniel McGinley Many curious things live in the halls at Northeast Community College, yet on the second story of the Agriculture and Allied Health Building, in the east wing, there is a simple plaque dedicated to one extraordinary man. Dr. Patrick Keating, a beloved English and Art instructor,...

Award winning poet, Marjorie Saiser speaking at Northeast on Wednesday

September 8, 2013


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The NECC Visiting Writers Series kicks off this year with Lincoln poet Marjorie Saiser.  She will be reading her work and talking with students on Wednesday, September 11th at 7 p.m. in Hawks Landing.  Saiser was named Distinguished Artist in Poetry by the Nebraska Arts Council in 2009. Her work ...

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