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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


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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...

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...

Honor Society: Phi Theta Kappa

April 5, 2012


Filed under Campus

               NORFOLK, Neb. – Several students at Northeast Community College were recently inducted in to Phi Theta Kappa, (PTK), Tau Chi Chapter. Since the installation of Northeast’s Tau Chi chapter in 1996, some 2,232 students have been inducted into the international academic hono...

Bullying: Stories and Prevention

Britt Young, News Editor

April 5, 2012


Filed under National

In the movie Mean Girls, the school was ruled by the beautiful popular people who bullied everyone that stood in their way.  Even though this movie was fiction there are many truths regarding bullying in real life situations. Bullying is all around us, and it does not stop when high school ends.  Bul...

Fitness Hours and A Small Facility: Could there be a new fitness center on the horizon?

Fitness Hours and A Small Facility:  Could there be a new fitness center on the horizon?

Britt Young, Ad Manager

September 21, 2011


Filed under Campus

Northeast Community College has a very small fitness center and very short hours; this doesn’t make it easy for students to exercise.  Could there be a better option? Fitness hours in the Cox Center are from 11:00a.m to 8:00p.m Monday thru Thursday and 11:00a.m to 6:00p.m Friday.  There are no...

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