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Diane Ouedraogo

Diane Ouedraogo

December 10, 2013


Filed under NECC Student Profiles

Country/State: Burkina Faso Major: Biology Why NECC: Quiet environment to study, perfect place to study botany and agriculture. Thoughts on America: It's a new culture...

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 ...

Hunter Chic: No Hiding Fashion World’s Love of Camouflage

November 21, 2013


Filed under Style/Fashion

By Joe Taschler Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (MCT) MILWAUKEE — Camouflage clothing is in vogue — and not just among those who are trying to remain invisible to white-tailed deer and other critters. “It’s a trend that is most popular now in the U.S. and Europe, but has seen its time...

The Perfect Jeans

Elizabeth Cornett, Editor in Chief

November 19, 2013


Filed under Style/Fashion

Every woman should be confident in herself, in what she stands for, and especially what she wears. If you think that you are not good enough or pretty enough, think again, you are. You do not need the best genes to have the perfect pair of jeans in your wardrobe. Tell yourself every morning, you are...

Northeast Community College to look at options in addressing new student housing

Northeast Community College to look at options in addressing new student housing

November 14, 2013


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College Board of Governors has authorized college administration to look at options to address possible new student housing on campus. Over 350 students currently live on-campus in the College’s residence halls and apartments, but each year, hundreds of students...

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...

GO Global with Northeast!

GO Global with Northeast!

Angela Richart

November 7, 2013


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Have you always wanted to travel to Europe? Well here at Northeast Community College we have opportunities to take you there. With our GO Global program students get the chance to travel with faculty to some of the world's most famous sites. This spring the group with spend 15 days traveling through...

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...

Grease on their Hands: Automotive Technology

Karly Liska, Reporter

September 19, 2013


Filed under Campus

If you go to room 31 in the Weller building, you’ll find young men and women hard at work in their automotive technology class.  Freshmen in Auto Tech at Northeast are split into two classes; the first class from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and the second class from noon to 4:00 p.m.  There are abo...

iPads for the Students at Northeast Community College

iPads for the Students at Northeast Community College

Daira Gentrup, Web Editor

January 17, 2013


Filed under Campus

Technology is taking over the world and Northeast Community College is jumping on board. Starting the spring semester of 2013, approximately 300 students will be able to check out iPads and use them in their classes for the entire semester. For 6 months, John Blaylock, Vice President of Education...

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