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Transitional Courses Offered at Northeast

Transitional Courses Offered at Northeast

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

February 22, 2013


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In the farthest corner of the Agriculture-Allied Health building, you will find four ladies wearing t-shirts that read “There. Their. They’re not the same.” who are ecstatic about English. Louise Torkelson, Jean Dederman, Debbie Deming-Heineman and Doris Wilson make up a team of teachers who...

Magician Ran’D Shine

Magician Ran’D Shine

Brittany Hinkel, Shift Editor, Cartoonist

February 21, 2013


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 On Tuesday, February 19th a magician performed for the students of Northeast Community College in the Lifelong Learning Center.  The Magician goes by the name of Ran’D Shine and he has quite the reputation. He recently performed during the 44th Presidential Inauguration in Washington D.C.  R...

Update: Bomb Threat at Northeast Community College Dorms

Update: Bomb Threat at Northeast Community College Dorms

Daira Gentrup, Web Editor

February 20, 2013


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On February 20, at about 11:31 a.m. Norfolk Police were informed of four homemade "pop-bottle" bombs near the dorms at Northeast Community College. When police arrived on the scene, it was discovered that three of the bombs had exploded the night before. The last bomb that had not exploded was in...

Northeast Basketball Teams Win Big

Northeast Basketball Teams Win Big

Adam Grosserode, Reporter

February 15, 2013


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Northeast Community College’s men and women’s basketball teams won against Morningside College JV, Feb 14th. During the women’s game, Northeast was able to pull ahead of Morningside College JV and win 79-67. The Northeast women had a strong free throw night, making 23 of 28 shots. Jaylan Spencer le...

Never Fear the Writing Clinic is Here

Nicole Winters, Reporter

February 13, 2013


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The writing clinic is being offered not only in Norfolk, but also at the South Sioux City College Center. Students can bring their writing assignments to Mary Persinger for review. These sessions will be held in room 133 on Tuesdays from 6 p.m. to7 p.m. and on Thursdays in room 132 from 10 a.m. to11...

Northeast Begins New Partnership Abroad

Northeast Begins New Partnership Abroad

Adam Grosserode, Reporter

February 8, 2013


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Northeast Community College held a press conference Feb. 7, to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Aarhus Business College in Denmark. Global Educational Opportunities, an organization created to develop more opportunities for students and faculty to improve workforce competitiveness with cultural...

Northeast Community College Receives New Bleachers

Northeast Community College Receives New Bleachers

Theron Johnson, Reporter

February 6, 2013


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New bleachers were installed in the Cox Activity Center’s gymnasium at Northeast. The idea of getting new bleachers came about because the former bleachers were getting old; they had been there since the building was constructed. Also, they were not handicapped accessible. The cost of installing...

Join Today

Waylon Goodwin, Reporter

February 4, 2013


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The International Association of Administrative Professionals is hosting a Student Chapter Meeting Monday Feb. 4, 2013 from 2:15-2:45 p.m. at the College Center in South Sioux City, Nebraska. Among the numerous topics that will be discussed are: various networking opportunities, skills on keeping...

Northeast Men’s Basketball Can’t Recover in Loss

Northeast Men’s Basketball Can’t Recover in Loss

Adam Grosserode, Reporter

January 29, 2013


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The Northeast Community College men’s basketball team lost to Iowa Western Community College 83-67 on Saturday. Iowa Western built up a strong lead in the first half by making 7 of 17 three-pointers in their half-court offense. Devin Brooks helped carry Iowa Western with 26 points, 10 rebounds,...

New Building to Go Up in O’Neill

New Building to Go Up in O’Neill

Adam Grosserode, Reporter

January 24, 2013


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A new Learning Center building is has been planned out for the Northeast Community College campus in O’Neill. Construction is scheduled to start in 2015. The O’Neill campus serves the town of O’Neill and the communities surrounding it; an update in technology for the students was seen as necessary...

iPads for the Students at Northeast Community College

iPads for the Students at Northeast Community College

Daira Gentrup, Web Editor

January 17, 2013


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Technology is taking over the world and Northeast Community College is jumping on board. Starting the spring semester of 2013, approximately 300 students will be able to check out iPads and use them in their classes for the entire semester. For 6 months, John Blaylock, Vice President of Education...

Former Northeast Community College Student Banned

Former Northeast Community College Student Banned

January 14, 2013


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Norfolk Police Department has issued a no trespassing order to a former Northeast Community College student, Robert McFall. The order was issued as the result of a theft complaint on Monday, January 7, 2013. McFall is not currently enrolled at the College, and is prohibited from being on the Norfolk...

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