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Supreme Court to hear challenge to Obamacare birth-control drugs

Supreme Court to hear challenge to Obamacare birth-control drugs

November 26, 2013


Filed under National

By David G. Savage Tribune Washington Bureau (MCT) WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear another legal challenge to President Barack Obama’s health care law, this time to decide whether a corporation can refuse to pay to cover birth control drugs that violate the religious bel...

Student Center Hangouts at Northeast

Student Center Hangouts at Northeast

Lizz Cornett, Whitney Tyrrell, Angela Richart, Photographer - Jada Brown

November 22, 2013


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

In the heart of the Northeast Campus is a place where students can study, relax, hang out with friends and eat food. The Northeast Community College Student Center is home to the cafeteria, the campus bookstore, Hawks Landing, and Hawks Hangout. The campus bookstore is where you’ll find ...

Holiday concert to be held at Northeast Community College

November 22, 2013


Filed under Campus

NORFOLK - Northeast Nebraskans will soon be able to get into the seasonal mood as the Northeast Community College music department hosts its annual Holiday Concert. The event will be held Sunday, December 8th at 2 p.m. in the Lifelong Learning Center on the Norfolk campus. The Northeast College Community ...

CPR training units donated to NECC

CPR training units donated to NECC

November 13, 2013


Filed under Campus

NORFOLK – The Allied Health Division at Northeast Community College has been presented Cardio-pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) devices to help train people in the life saving technique. Four “Little Anne” CPR training unit manikins have been donated to the College by the National Automobile Dealers...

Minnesota college students mull life’s big questions at ‘Philosophy Camp’

Minnesota college students mull life’s big questions at ‘Philosophy Camp’

October 25, 2013


Filed under National

By Jenna Ross Star Tribune (Minneapolis) (MCT) MINNEAPOLIS — The students trekked toward the sunset, feeling the strange crunch of prairie grass recently shorn by a burn. They waved off June bugs trailing them as they talked neuroscience and drunkenness. A farm kitten, too, tagged along, nu...

Tuition increases at US public colleges at lowest rate in decades

Tuition increases at US public colleges at lowest rate in decades

October 25, 2013


Filed under National

By Larry Gordon Los Angeles Times (MCT) LOS ANGELES — The rise in tuition at public colleges slowed this year to the smallest increase in more than three decades, although financial aid has not kept pace to cover the hikes, according to a College Board study released Wednesday. At publi...

The Two New Fashion Divas

Elizabeth Cornett & Whitney Tyrrell

October 3, 2013


Filed under Style/Fashion

Whit and I will be updating this every week to help the students and faculty of NECC stay in check with the latest fashions. We will be posting pictures of the best dressed on campus every week. If you have style questions, ask us on the Viewpoint's facebook and twitter accounts. Follow @neccviewpoint...

Northeast Community College To Celebrate Its 40th Anniversary

Northeast Community College To Celebrate Its 40th Anniversary

September 24, 2013


Filed under Campus

by James Curry NORFOLK - Forty years ago, the college that area residents know today as Northeast Community College began serving 14 counties of Northeast Nebraska. Northeastern Nebraska College and Northeast Nebraska Technical College merged on July 1, 1973. To mark its 40th anniversary, the Colleg...

Everyone Has a Story – Bob L. Noelle

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/Cartoonist

November 29, 2012


Filed under Campus

We often associate heroes with the uniforms they wear. Whether it is a police uniform, fireman gear, or a military uniform, at some point the uniform comes off, leaving no indication of one’s heroic deeds. There are heroes around us every day, and some wear no badge of honor, but humble themselves...

Visiting Writer: Kevin Clark

Visiting Writer: Kevin Clark

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/Cartoonist

November 6, 2012


Filed under Activities

Northeast Community College Visiting Writers Series will present Kevin Clark on Wednesday, November 14, 2012. Kevin Clark is an award-winning author, who has published chapter books, poems, and text books. For his contributions to the Literary Review as well as the world of literature as a whole,...

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