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Teachers Go On Field Trips Too!

Teachers Go On Field Trips Too!

Elizabeth Cornett, Editor in Chief

March 26, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Being a teacher does not always mean being in a classroom and for three lucky teachers at Northeast Community College (NECC) not being in a classroom is exactly what they will be doing. Brian Anderson, Kate Trindle, and Cara Hoehne will be in Aarhus, Denmark from March 21 to April 5 on a faculty exchange....

More Northeast Athletes Earn Post Season Honors

More Northeast Athletes Earn Post Season Honors

March 25, 2014


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

 NORFOLK – Several members of the women’s and men’s basketball teams at Northeast Community College have earned post season-honors. Women’s Coach Matt Svehla said seven players have been named to the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) academic all-region teams. To be nam...

Monday Night At The Movies: Anchorman 2

Monday Night At The Movies: Anchorman 2

March 24, 2014


Filed under Activities, Top Stories

Do you have the Monday blues? Why not come check out the Monday Night at the Movies tonight, March 24, 2014, for the showing the comedy "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues". The movie is at the Cox Theater and starts at 9:30 p.m.. As always, the first 50 people will receive a free pop and popcorn.

NECC Spring Job Fair

NECC Spring Job Fair

Jackson Miller, Shift Editor

March 20, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Over 90 businesses attended the spring job fair on the Northeast Community College Cox activity center on Wednesday March 19th. Most of the businesses that attended the job fair were agricultural, healthcare, or construction. Staff photographer Jackson Miller took photos of the event, please view them on your Flikr page .  ...

How To Be A Courteous Customer

How To Be A Courteous Customer

Angela Richart, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

March 20, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Let’s face it, we all shop, whether it is for a new handbag or a gallon of milk. It is something that every college student is going to have to deal with and will continue to handle for the rest of their lives. Shopping seems easy enough right? You go into the store, get what you want, pay and leave...

What I Learned From Country Music

What I Learned From Country Music

Joe Lose, Writer

March 20, 2014


Filed under Columns, Top Stories

Growing up in a large and prosperous suburb of Minneapolis is NOT country.  I don't claim to be born country or a country boy, but people can change, right? My first experience with country music was when my Dad bought a Garth Brooks tape.  Yes, I said tape.  I was incredibly reluctant to listen...

Welcome To Spring!

Welcome To Spring!

Angela Richart, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

March 20, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Today is the official first day of Spring, also known as The Vernal Equinox. Hopefully it will be mean an end to the cold weather and that summer is on it's way.

Northeast Community College’s Entire Volleyball Team Named To Academic Team

Northeast Community College’s Entire Volleyball Team Named To Academic Team

March 18, 2014


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NORFOLK – All eleven members of the Northeast Community College volleyball team have earned post season academic honors. The players have been named to the Fall 2013 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region XI Academic All-Region Teams. Northeast is a member of the Iowa Community...

Want To Quit Smoking? Join the NECC Freedom From Tobacco Class

Want To Quit Smoking? Join the NECC Freedom From Tobacco Class

March 18, 2014


Filed under Activities, Lifestyles, Top Stories

Northeast Community College is offering another Freedom From Tobacco class starting in a few weeks.  The cost is $100 per person, but that fee will be waived for the first 15 students who register and complete the program. The class is 7 weeks long and meets every Monday beginning on March 24 2014....

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Angela Richart, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

March 17, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Hope everyone has a wonderful and safe St. Patrick's Day! May you all have the luck of the Irish!

Campus Tobacco Ban

Campus Tobacco Ban

Stephanie Rietz, Reporter

March 9, 2014


Filed under Campus, Lifestyles, Top Stories

Smoking cigarettes is something that is a part of our lives from the very beginning. We see others doing it, ads for cigarettes are on television and billboards, and we are told by many people throughout our lives not to do it because it is bad for us. Now, more places are banning smoking, and more laws...

Daylight Savings Time

Daylight Savings Time

Angela Richart, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

March 8, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Attention Northeast Students, do not forget to set all your clocks forward an hour tonight. Daylight Savings Time is here again. This year it will run from Sunday, March 9th to Sunday, November 2nd.

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