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From SA to RA to the job of RA/SA president

From SA to RA to the job of RA/SA president

Taylor Habrock, Reporter

October 6, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Tori Chrisman started at Northeast Community College in the Fall of 2016 and took a student worker job as a new Student Assistant (SA). “After moving here from Iowa and without knowing anyone within 50 miles I thought it would be a great way to meet new people,” said Chrisman. After a semester Chrisman...

A Summer Spent Behind the Lense

A Summer Spent Behind the Lense

October 6, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

By: Tori Chrisman While most students were spending their summer break partying or working part-time jobs, Taylor Habrock was fueling a passion that led him on a photography adventure. This summer, he was able to get full access media passes to all of his favorite concerts. He says this allowed him to cap...

People Need People- Suicide Prevention Week

People Need People- Suicide Prevention Week

Viewpoint staff

September 13, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

The Student Activities Council (SAC) toured through the Northeast campus Tuesday, September 12, 2017 educating students on the importance of Suicide Prevention Week. They also encouraged students to be engaged and reach out to others who are dealing with the same struggles. They spoke very compassionately...

Mix and Mingle at the Stoplight Dance

Mix and Mingle at the Stoplight Dance

Steven Hamling, reporter

August 31, 2017


Filed under Activities, Campus

Single? It's complicated? In a relationship? Whatever your relationship status may be, you can find others just like you at the Stoplight Dance at Northeast Community College.  The Stoplight Dance is  a Wacky Wednesday event sponsored by the  Student Activities Council ( SAC).  The dance will be...

Talkin’ Hawks – Parking problems

Talkin’ Hawks – Parking problems

Viewpoint staff

August 31, 2017


Filed under Campus, Talkin' hawks

With the start of the new school year we wanted to know if students have any tricks to finding a good parking space at Northeast Community College.

On The Couch with Missionary Benedictine Sister Andrea Polt

On The Couch with Missionary Benedictine Sister Andrea Polt

Kim Taylor, Reporter

June 13, 2017


Filed under Campus, Local News, On The Couch With The Viewpoint, Top Stories

Recently The Viewpoint had the privilege to interview Sister Andrea Polt from the Immaculata Monastery & Spirituality Center in Norfolk, Nebraska. Her life's work has taken her all over the world and she spent much of that time in Africa as a teacher. The Viewpoint's Kim Taylor interviewed the rema...

Ag students bring home awards from NACTA

Ag students bring home awards from NACTA

April 10, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Twenty seven Northeast Community College Agriculture students competed in the 2017 North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) contest hosted by Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas April 6 – 8.  Northeast students finished fourth out of 24 schools in the 2-year sweepstakes conte...

FFA student uses competition as a career builder

FFA student uses competition as a career builder

Mark Lange, Reporter

March 3, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

This week, Northeast held the Future Farmers of America Career Development Events, the events that allow FFA members from area high schools to compete against one another in agricultural career-related competitions. Over 1000 FFA members competed on the main campus or the Northeast Ag Complex. Career De...

Business & Technology: Associate Dean of Business & Technology Shawn Tillotson

Business & Technology: Associate Dean of Business & Technology Shawn Tillotson

Josh Crim, Reporter

November 17, 2016


Filed under Campus, Meet Northeast

People hired at a college are often given a specific position sometimes either an instructor or administrator, but Shawn Tillotson is an outlier. Having held multiple positions in his short 4 years at Northeast Community College, Tillotson, the new Associate Dean of the Business and Technology Department...

Business & Technology: Executive Assistant Melissa O’Connor

Business & Technology: Executive Assistant Melissa O’Connor

Bryce Wheaton, Reporter

November 16, 2016


Filed under Campus, Meet Northeast

On any given day at the Northeast Community College campus in Norfolk, you can walk by Room 138 in the Maclay building and see Melissa O’Connor in her office helping students and faculty. As the Business and Technology Executive Assistant at Northeast, O’Connor enjoys the wide variety of tasks she...

Vala’s Pumpkin Patch

Vala’s Pumpkin Patch

Kim Taylor, Reporter

October 20, 2016


Filed under Local News

Northeast Community College students took a trip to Vala’s Pumpkin Patch in Gretna, NE.  A trip to Vala’s Pumpkin Patch has become a tradition for many families all over the state of Nebraska, and they are heading into their 30th year of operation. Some favorites that draw people to Vala’s ...

Talkin’ Hawks – What do you think about Northeast’s recent honor?

Talkin’ Hawks  – What do you think about Northeast’s recent honor?

September 13, 2016


Filed under Campus, Talkin' hawks, Top Stories

Northeast Community College was just honored with a spot on the Aspen Institute's list of Top 10 Community Colleges  in the United States. The Viewpoint staff asked students, faculty, and administrators what they thought of the honor and what they would advise Northeast to do with the $1,o00,000 prize...

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