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Northeast Tornado Drill to be held Thursday, March 24

Northeast Tornado Drill to be held Thursday, March 24

Llolanda Hernandez, Reporter

March 17, 2016


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

We are going into tornado season and spring is the time that everyone needs to be informed. Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 21-25, 2016. There will be a State of Nebraska tornado drill on Wednesday, March 23. However, Northeast Community College will be holding its own drill on Thursday, March...

Getting Credits for School Travel

Getting Credits for School Travel

Llolanda Hernandez, Reporter

January 28, 2016


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Have you ever thought of taking an international student trip? If you have, you’re in luck. There is nothing better than traveling the world and getting college credit for it. Pam Saalfeld, Director of the Center for Global Engagement at Northeast, has been involved in international student trips for...

Northeast’s Wacky Wednesday event- Extreme Bowling

Northeast’s Wacky Wednesday event- Extreme Bowling

December 3, 2015


Filed under KHWK-TV News

During a recent Wacky Wednesday event, Northeast students were given the opportunity to go extreme bowling. Hawk TV's Sean Powers was there for all the fun.  

Medical students practice team building for emergency situations

Medical students practice team building for emergency situations

Marissa Lute

November 13, 2015


Filed under Activities, Campus, Top Stories

Additional reporting and pictures by: Llolanda Hernandez, Otis Seiler, and Seth Johanson. When there is an emergency, people in all areas of the healthcare profession respond from surrounding communities. They have to work together, even if they do not know each other. The Health and Wellness Division...

Hawks Down Ellsworth In Four Sets

Hawks Down Ellsworth In Four Sets

September 11, 2015


Filed under Sports

NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College volleyball dropped its first set against Ellsworth Community College here Wednesday night, but came back to win three straight to take the match. The scores were 19-25, 26-24, 25-20, and 27-25. Taryn Luedtke led the Hawks with 15 kills while Kelsey Shoemak...

If you’re heading to college this fall, consider these tips on how to save

If you’re heading to college this fall, consider these tips on how to save

August 25, 2015


Filed under National

By Carolyn Bigda Chicago Tribune (TNS) There is the cost of college, and then there is the cost of going to college — everything from the extra-long twin bed sheets you’ll need for your dorm room to textbooks for class. The expenses can add up fast. During the 2014-15 school year, the average full...

What Students Don’t Like About College

What Students Don’t Like About College

Karly Liska, Reporter

May 15, 2015


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

For everything in the world, there is someone who does not like it. People tend to be very opinionated, so there are not very many things in the world that everybody likes; maybe there is nothing in the world that everybody likes. College is just like everything else; whether it is finals week, the cost,...

The Big Bad Wolf On Trial?

The Big Bad Wolf On Trial?

Jackson Miller, Karly Liska, and Seth Johanson

May 12, 2015


Filed under Activities, Top Stories

What do you get when you combine a little old man, a Fairy Godmother, little red riding hood,the three little pigs,  and the big bad wolf? Well in this case you get a Northeast Players production of Big Bad, performed by members of the Norfolk Junior High School's Aftershock Drama Club and students...

Northeast Area Jazz Ensemble To Mark 35th Anniversary With A Concert

Northeast Area Jazz Ensemble To Mark 35th Anniversary With A Concert

May 11, 2015


Filed under Campus, Local News, Top Stories

NORFOLK – In the year 1980, the pop group Blondie topped the charts with its hit “Call Me,” as the disco craze was starting to wane.  That same year, a group of area musicians got together to share their passion for jazz. While Blondie still plays occasional gigs, the Norfolk Area Jazz Ensemble...

Furious 7′ Breaks Box-Office Records With $143.6 Million Opening

Furious 7′ Breaks Box-Office Records With $143.6 Million Opening

May 7, 2015


Filed under Movies

By Saba Hamedy Los Angeles Times (TNS) LOS ANGELES — “Furious 7” set box-office records and raced to No. 1 with a massive, $143.6 million domestic opening. If early estimates hold, the film will mark the biggest debut for the Universal franchise, which has so far racked up more than $2 billion...

Top 10 Moments From David Letterman’s Long Run

Top 10 Moments From David Letterman’s Long Run

May 5, 2015


Filed under Television

By Neal Justin Star Tribune (Minneapolis) (TNS) David Letterman doesn’t retire for another 2 1/2 weeks, but already the accolades are rolling in as fans prepare to say goodbye to the most influential comedian of his generation. CBS weighs in Monday with a 90-minute special hosted by Ray Romano...

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