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The Continuous Cannabis Controversy

Brittany Hinkel, Shift Editor/ Cartoonist

February 7, 2013


Filed under Opinion

On Nov. 6, legislation was passed to legalize the recreational use of marijuana in Colorado and Washington. Since then, there has been a serious debate about whether or not the recreational use of marijuana is safe, much less acceptable. In order to fully understand the underlying issue, it is important...

Best Apps for Back to School

Best Apps for Back to School

Nicole Winters, Reporter

January 21, 2013


Filed under Technology

Getting back in gear for college can be tough. New classes, teachers, and homework can be hard to balance. Here are five of the best apps for your iPhone, iPad, or Android phone, that can help you get organized and on the right track for the semester. No matter what your majoring in these apps will...

To Test or Not to Test

Daira Gentrup, Graphic Artist

December 4, 2012


Filed under Opinion

The end of the semester is worst part of the year for any college student. There are colds, flus and other illnesses flying around. You have to make it home to see you family for the holidays and you have to remember everything thing your professors have said in the last 16 weeks. Sounds like a pretty...

NECC Welcomes the Graduates of 2012

NECC Welcomes the Graduates of 2012

Britt Young, News Editor

May 12, 2012


Filed under Campus

There was a sight to see today, the parking lots were filled with excited vistors to see one thing:  the graduates of 2012. Northeast Community College in Norfolk, NE celebrated the graduates of 2012, the 39th annual commencement was held early Saturday Morning.  Graduates walked at 10:30 a.m and...

Graduation: Plans and the Future

Graduation:  Plans and the Future

Britt Young, News Editor

April 26, 2012


Filed under Campus

Graduation is fast upon the Northeast Campus and ready or not here comes the graduates of Spring 2012! The Northeast Community College school year has gone so fast.  Fall has come and gone, and spring break has already been cleaned up and forgotten.  All that is left to finish this college year i...

Happenings in March

Happenings in March

Brittany Young, News Editor

March 13, 2012


Filed under Campus

It’s time to honor the women that are important in our lives and in history, this month is Women’s History Month.  March is also a month to starting watching what is eaten and be healthier, this is National Nutrition Month. From Amelia Hart to Joan of Arc, there have been many strong women that...

Northeast student named one of top 50 female student leaders in industry

Northeast student named one of top 50 female student leaders in industry

Caitlin Wilson, Web Editor/Janelle Gerharter, Public Relations

November 24, 2011


Filed under Campus, Local News

Erica Bovee, a sophomore at Northeast Community College, was named one of the Top 50 Female Student Leaders in the Construction and Engineering Industry in North America by Kiewit Corporation in Omaha. She was selected for this honor after being invited to attend the 4th Annual Women’s Construction...

What’s Your Secret?

Brittany Young, Advertising Editor

September 8, 2011


Filed under Campus

Everyone is walking around with some little secret that could possibly tear their life apart.  If someone found out this secret it could cause judgment, but why? Many people walk around with baggage on their backs from experiences they have gone through.  Glancing around campus every student looks...

Student Profile: Ryan Roggasch

Student Profile: Ryan Roggasch

Dale Krause, Editor-In-Chief

March 31, 2011


Filed under Campus

Classic western films have painted an image of the rough and tumble cowboy busking through the American Southwest. The sturdy man sits upon his horse with a stoic outer demeanor. A cigarette rests loosely between his lips as his eyes squint from the setting sun's bright rays. With his face clouded with...

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