The ViewPoint

NECC has new attraction

Alberto Garcia, A & E Editor

January 24, 2012


Filed under Campus

There's a new attraction coming to Northeast Community College.  The game room in the Student Activity center has been redone and revamped. The new game center, which is now located across from the Hawks Landing, has new activities, such as a pinball machine, an air hockey table, and an arcade machine. The...

NECC Welcomes Presidential Candidate Chipps

NECC Welcomes Presidential Candidate Chipps

Ryan Forth, Editor-in-Chief

January 6, 2012


Filed under Campus, Local News

Dr. Chipps is a self-described utility man with a passion for community colleges that has not subsided after 32 years in the business. His opening statement was the one that he thought should be said first, “I am not Dr. Path.” When initially pursuing the position, he said that he is a “difference...

Change at Northeast: Present Tense (Part 2 of 3)

Change at Northeast: Present Tense (Part 2 of 3)

Ryan Forth, Assistant EIC

April 12, 2011


Filed under Campus

The snow that once clung to the ground is now gone, and in its place spring has risen to take charge in April. A student can walk into the student center and see the postings for various club activities, including Extreme Bowling from the Student Activities Council, Intramural Sports, Christian Student...

Student Profile: Joe Ritzdorf

Student Profile: Joe Ritzdorf

Dale Krause, EIC

April 5, 2011


Filed under Campus

Joe Ritzdorf is the real-life version of Morton DaCosta’s 1962 film “The Music Man”, but without the iniquitous characteristics of Robert Preston’s character. Joe Ritzdorf is currently a freshman Broadcasting student at Northeast Community College. After a short stint in majoring in Music...

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...

Dorm Guest Policy: A Change in the Future?

Dorm Guest Policy: A Change in the Future?

Ryan Forth, Assistant EIC

March 31, 2011


Filed under Campus

The RA/SA team at the Northeast Community College Dormitories are trying to get something in motion that has never been tried at Northeast Community College: opposite gender overnight guests. When first confronted with the thought of an overnight guest of the opposite gender, it doesn’t seem so different...

Change at Northeast: Is the Past Prologue?

Change at Northeast: Is the Past Prologue?

Ryan Forth, Assistant EIC

March 31, 2011


Filed under Campus

The walls are glass, and you can see through them to various offices that run Northeast Community College. When you walk outside you can see stubborn piles of snow clinging to the grass, and the beginning of glorious spring. When you breathe, you can take in a faint floral scent that makes your entire...

Graduate Employment Report shows 98% of last year’s grads are employed or in higher ed

Ryan Forth, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

March 29, 2011


Filed under Campus

Northeast Community College just published its 2010-2011 Graduate Employment Report, which shows an astounding number of successful graduates. The report shows that a total of 98 percent of students who graduated NECC in 2010 have either continued their education or are employed. Unfortunately, there...

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