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10 Dos and Don’ts For Spring Break

10 Dos and Don’ts For Spring Break

Missi Richardson, Reporter/Photographer

March 7, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories, Travel

Spring break is one of the most anticipated times of the year. Whether you are going to visit friends or family, party, or just take a vacation from the books, it is exciting. But how many of you are really prepared? Here are some tips to help you with planning and being safe on Spring break. 1. Tell fa...

“Voices out of Nowhere” is Calling for You

“Voices out of Nowhere” is Calling for You

Karly Liska, author

March 6, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Attention all Northeast students! Submissions wanted! Northeast Community College has been publishing students’ stories and art for over 40 years.  “Voices out of Nowhere” is a compilation of student work: fiction, nonfiction, poetry, artwork, and photography. A student can submit anyt...

Raffling Two Tickets To The Jerrod Niemann Concert!

Raffling Two Tickets To The Jerrod Niemann Concert!

March 6, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Country singer Jerrod Niemann is performing at the Divots DeVent Center in Norfolk, Nebraska on Saturday,  March 22, 2014. And you and a friend could be going!  The Viewpoint is holding a fundraising raffle for a pair of those tickets and will give a portion of the proceeds to the Norfolk Orphan Grain...

Of Beginners and Champions

Of Beginners and Champions

Benjamin Temple, Journalist

March 6, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

The recent achievements of the NECC speech team are proof that with training, hard work, and a lot of heart, even beginners can be champions. The speech team, comprised entirely of freshmen, earned its 50th trophy at a South Dakota State University speech tournament last week. The team brought home a...

One Man’s Opinion: Taylor Swift Is An Idol

One Man’s Opinion: Taylor Swift Is An Idol

Joe Lose, Writer

March 6, 2014


Filed under Columns, Top Stories

Love her or hate her, Taylor Swift is one of the hugest stars in the universe.  She puts out hit after hit like it's her job (mostly because it is) and she's good at it.  She's an incredibly talented and gifted young lady.  Furthermore, she's really...  grown up.  Screw it, let's be honest.  She's...

Road To Your Oscar: Audition For “On Ego”

Road To Your Oscar: Audition For “On Ego”

March 4, 2014


Filed under Activities, Top Stories

Want to be a star? Get your start by auditioning Tuesday, March 4, or Wednesday, March 5 for the Northeast Players (college theater) spring production of "On Ego". Audition time is 7:30 p.m. in the Northeast Community College's Cox Activities Center Theater. Performances are April 30 - May 4, 2014.  For...

Northeast Women’s Basketball Team Falls To Iowa Western In Region XI Championship Game

Northeast Women’s Basketball Team Falls To Iowa Western In Region XI Championship Game

March 2, 2014


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA - Things started off well for the #24 Northeast Community College women's basketball team against Iowa Western Community College in Saturday's Region XI Championship game here, but the Reivers pulled away enroute to an 80-62 win. "We got off to a solid start and led for two-thirds...

Northeast Chuck M. Pohlman Ag Complex Is Site Of 9th Annual Indoor Tractor Pull

Northeast Chuck M. Pohlman Ag Complex Is Site Of 9th Annual Indoor Tractor Pull

March 1, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

NORFOLK – The Chuck M. Pohlman Agriculture Complex at Northeast Community College in Norfolk will be the site of the 9th Annual Indoor Tractor Pull on Saturday, March 8. Several of the best pullers from several states are expected to be in attendance. This year’s event is sponsored by the Nor...

Northeast Community College Adds Value To The Region

Northeast Community College Adds Value To The Region

March 1, 2014


Filed under Local News, Top Stories

NORFOLK – New data confirms that Northeast Community College has a major economic impact on the 20 counties in its service area. A study by Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) for the College shows that Northeast Community College adds $232.5 million annually to its 20-county service...

Northeast Students Tell Stories

Northeast Students Tell Stories

February 28, 2014


Filed under Activities, Top Stories

The Northeast Community College (NECC) English Department’s Creating Stories students will read selections from their work this week at the NECC Library.  Patrick Brown, Brett Buske,  Justin Dobrovolny, Tyler Gillis, Melissa Orton, Ethan Powell, Katherine Stuthman and Ronnie Ware will read from...

Get Ready: Graduation Is Coming

Get Ready: Graduation Is Coming

Jackson Miller, Reporter

February 28, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

All students dream of the end of school and for the graduating class of 2014 that dream is almost a reality. In preparation for their gradation students should have received an email from the registration office. If this email was not received the students are urged to contact the registration office....

Surviving College 101: Dealing With Stress

Surviving College 101: Dealing With Stress

Elizabeth Cornett, Editor in Chief

February 27, 2014


Filed under Surviving College 101, Top Stories

Breakouts, appetite changes, insomnia, and ulcers, stress can cause all of these and more in everyone, including college students. College students are more susceptible to stress as they do not have people watching over their every move as they did in high school. Stephanie Brundieck, Northeast Community...

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