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Food for Thought

Food for Thought

Steven Hamling, reporter

December 5, 2017


Filed under Campus, Food, Top Stories

Northeast Community College’s dining halls are able to produce food for hungry students using a service known as Chartwells Higher Education. Chartwells Higher Education is a dining program  that offers a range of nutritious meal options for campus communities. Melissa Davis, Director of Dining Servi...

Christmas tree lighting

Christmas tree lighting

Josh Crim, Reporter

December 1, 2017


Filed under Campus

Northeast Community College decided to start a new Holiday tradition this year. A tree lighting commenced behind the library at 5:30 on Wednesday night. Hot cocoa and apple cider were served while the Northeast choir performed classic Christmas carols. Dr. Chipps spoke as well. Chipps made it a point...

Going From High School Volleyball to Nationals; One Player’s View

Going From High School Volleyball to Nationals; One Player’s View

Tayler Klassen, Reporter

November 21, 2017


Filed under Campus, Opinion, Sports, Top Stories

As a freshman in college everything is new. New town, new friends, new school. It’s a lot to adjust to. It’s also hard adding a sport on top that. I've had to learn not just to adjust to the “new school” aspect of college, but the change of coach, teammates, and style of play. In high school v...

Lady Hawks National Volleyball Game Viewing Party.

Lady Hawks National Volleyball Game Viewing Party.

Steven Hamling, reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Activities, Campus, Sports, Top Stories

Northeast Community College students went to Hawks Landing to cheer on the Lady Hawks as they participate in the National Volleyball Tournament.  The party was held at 2 p.m. on November 16th.  This will be the second year in a row that the Lady Hawks have made it to the Division II Community College...

Northeast International student Edison Delgadillo

Northeast International student Edison Delgadillo

Luna Sierra, Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Not everyone has the opportunity or they aren’t given the opportunity to know new people. Colleges are great places to start to meet new people, cultures and languages. Northeast Community College has a large international student population. Luna Sierra talked to Edison Delgadillo about being a new...

Helping students build their futures

Helping students build their futures

Carli Huston, Reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

The drafting department at Northeast has a new instructor.  Lynnette Frey has replaced long-time drafting instructor, Harry Lindner.  Viewpoint reporter, Carli Huston, has the story.

Hawks Point second year of food service

Hawks Point second year of food service

Steven Hamling, reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Hawks Point, located in Path Hall, is now in its second year of serving food to the Northeast  community. The Viewpoint's Steven Hamling went to the cafeteria to see what was going on.

Student athlete: a balancing act

Student athlete: a balancing act

November 14, 2017


Filed under Campus, Sports, Top Stories

Anyone’s Freshman year of college is never easy, but mix that with being a student-athlete and you have a whole new challenge. Freshman Tayler Klassen plays on the Northeast volleyball team and is also a member of the Viewpoint staff. Between her academics and athletics, she has a lot on her plate....

Life as a Student Athlete at Northeast

Life as a Student Athlete at Northeast

Tayler Klassen, Reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under Campus, Local News, Top Stories

College is hard. Studying, deadlines, test, finals. Juggling all of  the academic responsibilities that a student takes on, not to mention a social life, and maybe even a part time job. Try to manage all of this on top of being a student athlete.  Two hour practices everyday, four hour bus rides at...

Commuting to class has its challenges

Commuting to class has its challenges

Taylor Habrock

November 14, 2017


Filed under Campus

Northeast Community College attracts students from all over northeast Nebraska. Students who choose to live at home and commute to class face many challenges. Some students spend an hour on the road one way each day. “I choose to live outside of Norfolk because my apartment is cheaper than if I was...

Former literature instructor Barbara Schmitz returns for Visiting Writers Series

Former literature instructor Barbara Schmitz returns for Visiting Writers Series

Bryce Wheaton

November 1, 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...

Center for Global Engagement to hold study abroad open house

Center for Global Engagement to hold study abroad open house

Bryce Wheaton

October 31, 2017


Filed under Activities, Campus

The Center for Global Engagement will be holding an open house/hallway on Monday, November 6 outside of Pam Saalfeld’s office in Maclay 142. The meeting is for any students who are thinking of taking part in either the Shakespeare or Denmark study abroad opportunities in 2018. Students will have a...

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