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Hawks Start Season Strong

Hawks Start Season Strong

November 6, 2012

The Northeast Community College basketball teams have started out on the right foot this season. Both teams have two wins and no losses after the first week of competition. On Thursday, the Hawks women won their opener against North Dakota State College of Science 85-63. Andrea Johnson, Silver Sprin...

Chicago: All That Jazz About NCMC

Chicago: All That Jazz About NCMC

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

November 6, 2012

This past weekend several members of the Viewpoint attended the National College Media Convention in Chicago, Illinois. Three staff members from the Viewpoint, Nikita Rector, EIC, Daira Gentrup, Graphic Artist and Dale Hayes Jr., Business manager along with their advisor, Jason Elznic, traveled to...

A Blast from the Past

Daira Gentrup, Graphic Artist

October 23, 2012

Recently, the Viewpoint staff was sorting through some old issues in preparation for our transition to being an all-digital paper. One paper that caught our attention was Vol. 25 No. 3, published on Nov. 23, 1993. It was fun to look back and see how much things have changed and how some have remained...

Everyone Has a Story-Mitchuim Wells (DJ Myrrh)

Everyone Has a Story-Mitchuim Wells (DJ Myrrh)

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/Cartoonist

October 23, 2012

Mitchuim Wells, known better as DJ Myrrh, is a resolute citizen here in Norfolk, Nebraska. Wells is an assistant manager at Radio Shack during the day, and at night, he is a DJ for the Phoenix Room and the Depot. Though Wells isn’t making a living from being a DJ quite yet, it has been a dream of...

Northeast Lauded for Support of Military Students

Olivia Shoemaker, Reporter

October 9, 2012

Northeast Community College has proven its support for military students, as it has been named to the 2013 Military Friendly Schools® list. This list complies the top 15 percent of colleges, universities, and trade schools in the nation that offer outstanding support, encouragement, and resources...

American Red Cross Sucks Blood in October

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/Cartoonist

October 9, 2012

A blood drive was held by the American Red Cross at Northeast Community College on October 3, 2012. Many of the people who had made appointments showed up, as well as many more walk-ins. The goal for units collected that day was 84 units and 92 units were collected. Overall, the blood drive was...

Natalie Yosten

Natalie Yosten

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/Cartoonist

October 4, 2012

Natalie Yosten is a student at Northeast Community College. She is attending art classes and working to receive her degree in graphic design. Just like any other college student, Yosten has many obstacles in her life: between managing class times, and her young daughter scheming to take her art supplies. Yet,...

NECC Plans Trip to Spain

NECC Plans Trip to Spain

Quinn Kelly, Shift Editor

October 2, 2012

Have you ever been over-seas? Have you ever been outside of the United States? If you haven’t and don’t know the beauty that lies beyond out borders, do something about it. Register to go on the Northeast Community College Spanish Trip. Students and faculty will be traveling to Barcelona, Seville,...

Dorm Room Searches

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

September 26, 2012

Norfolk Police Department requested to Northeast Community College dorms Monday night. Campus Security requested the NPD to come the dorms around 11 pm Monday. When the police arrived, Campus Security had searched two cars, and the apartment buildings on campus. No arrests were made and no citations...

Healthcare fair: From Mosquitos to Babies

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/Cartoonist

September 19, 2012

Northeast Community College hosted a community health fair on Friday, September 14th in the Cox Activities Center. The health fair is essentially a place where people can go to gain a better understanding of what good health is, learn about different health-care facilities in the city of Norfolk, a...

Creative Minds: Student Artwork

Creative Minds: Student Artwork

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

September 18, 2012

In this section we will display works of art that NECC students have done (poetry, photography, painting, drawing, sculpture, etc.) We will be showcasing one piece of art per issue, or per week online depending on entries submitted. All you have to do is take a picture of you work or send us a copy...

Hawks Head into Back Nine with New Coach

Hawks Head into Back Nine with New Coach

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

September 18, 2012

Coach hired for newly reinstated Golf Team. Officials at NECC announced earlier this year their plans to reinstate the college's intercollegiate golf and volleyball programs. According to Northeast Community College President Dr. Michael Chipps, the primary reason for reinstatement of these two...

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