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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...

Northeast named among ten finalists for Aspen Prize for community college excellence

Northeast named among ten finalists for Aspen Prize for community college excellence

September 13, 2016


Filed under Campus, Local News, Top Stories

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Dr. Michael Chipps often says that Northeast Community College is one of the best rural community colleges in the United States. Now the president of the institution based in Norfolk, Nebraska, has documentation to support that claim. Northeast was named today as one of ten finalists...

‘Star Trek’ actors share favorite moments

‘Star Trek’ actors share favorite moments

September 8, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Television

By Jack Millrod Newsday (TNS) NEW YORK — The future began 50 years ago Thursday for “Star Trek” fans. When NBC aired the show’s first episode on Sept. 8, 1966, Capt. James T. Kirk and the 23rd century crew of the starship Enterprise began a journey that would include an animated series, ...

Harley Quinn vs. Holtzmann? The Ghostbuster emerges with smarts, grace

Harley Quinn vs. Holtzmann? The Ghostbuster emerges with smarts, grace

August 23, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

By Michael Phillips Chicago Tribune (TNS) If the summer 2016 movie season entered an Olympics sprint against previous summer movie seasons, it’d be struggling for bronze. And we’d cut to a commercial before the end of the race, going by the NBC playbook. This nervous, tired summer movie season...

Northeast opens new residence hall, welcomes new residence life coordinator

Northeast opens new residence hall, welcomes new residence life coordinator

August 19, 2016


Filed under Campus, Local News, Top Stories

NORFOLK - Fenway Park is more than just an iconic baseball park in Boston. It’s also the name of Northeast Community College’s new residence life coordinator for the campus’s recently opened Path Hall. Originally from Indiana, Fenway Park explains that while he is indeed a Red Sox fan, he doesn’t...

Gary’s Food Town – Laurel, Nebraska

May 13, 2016


Filed under Local News

Whenever you are in Laurel, Nebraska stop by Gary's Food Town! Commercial produced by Northeast Community College's Digital Cinema and Media student Daniel Ebmeier. ...

Northeast Golf Takes Fifth At Region XI Championship

Northeast Golf Takes Fifth At Region XI Championship

May 10, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

PANORA, IA - The Northeast Community College men’s golf team wrapped up their season with a fifth place finish at the Region XI men’s golf championship held at the Lake Panorama Golf Club Saturday andSunday. The Hawks finished the eight-team tournament with a two-day total of 649. Kirkwood Commun...

‘Captain America: Civil War’ Debuts With $181.8 Million

‘Captain America: Civil War’ Debuts With $181.8 Million

May 10, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

By Tre’vell Anderson Los Angeles Times (TNS) LOS ANGELES — Disney’s “Captain America: Civil War” may have pitted two of Marvel’s most popular characters against each other, but coming out on top is the Burbank studio whose latest blockbuster had a stellar debut this week. The film, directed by ...

Northeast Community College Earns Four Championships; Other Honors At Skills USA Competition

Northeast Community College Earns Four Championships; Other Honors At Skills USA Competition

May 5, 2016


Filed under Activities, Top Stories

OMAHA – Northeast Community College students performed exceptionally well in a competition that showcases the best career and technical education students in Nebraska. Northeast crowned four state champions and swept the competition in one category at the SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skills Confere...

Minnesota Prep Basketball Standout Signs With Northeast Community College

Minnesota Prep Basketball Standout Signs With Northeast Community College

May 5, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College men’s basketball team has landed a Minnesota high school standout. Allen Anderson is a 6’ point guard from Osseo High School in Osseo. Anderson averaged 12 points and six assists this past season and helped lead the 30-2 Orioles to a fourth place...

Northeast Softball Preparing For Tournament Play

Northeast Softball Preparing For Tournament Play

Will Bates Jr, Sports Reporter

April 29, 2016


Filed under Campus, Sports, Top Stories

After finishing up the regular season this past weekend with games against Kirkwood Community College and Ellsworth Community College, the Northeast softball team shifts its focus to getting prepared for the first round of the NJCAA Region XI-B Division II softball tournament hosted by Des Moines Area...

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