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Winter Movie Preview

Winter Movie Preview

Daira Gentrup, Graphic Artist

November 29, 2012

Once finals are done, what’s a better way to relieve stress then to go see a movie? Lucky for you, this holiday season has a movie for everyone. Playing for Keeps stars Gerard Butler as an ex-soccer pro that agrees to coach his son’s soccer team in attempts to win back his ex-wife. While resistin...

Flood Presented With Friend of Community College Award by the NCCA

Flood Presented With Friend of Community College Award by the NCCA

November 15, 2012

NORFOLK – The speaker of the Nebraska Legislature has been recognized for his work with the state’s two-year colleges. State Senator Mike Flood, Norfolk, is one of this year’s Friend of Community Colleges Award recipient from the Nebraska Community College Association (NCCA).  The honor was...

Northeast Community College’s Oesligle and Miller Earn Honors from NCCA

Northeast Community College’s Oesligle and Miller Earn Honors from NCCA

November 15, 2012

NORFOLK – A member of the Northeast Community College board of governors and member of the Northeast faculty have earned distinguished honors from the Nebraska Community College Association (NCCA). Dr. Don Oesligle of Tilden was presented with the NCCA’s 2012 Governor’s Award while accounting...

Movie Review: Wreck-It Ralph

Movie Review: Wreck-It Ralph

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

November 15, 2012

Wreck-It Ralph is a hilarious movie that brings retro 80's style games and adventure to an all-new level. With an amazing set of video game characters and a new look at the world of video games, the movie was a hit! The movie revolves around "Wreck-It Ralph" from the game "Fix-It Felix Jr." Ralph...

Chicago: All That Jazz About NCMC

Chicago: All That Jazz About NCMC

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

November 6, 2012

This past weekend several members of the Viewpoint attended the National College Media Convention in Chicago, Illinois. Three staff members from the Viewpoint, Nikita Rector, EIC, Daira Gentrup, Graphic Artist and Dale Hayes Jr., Business manager along with their advisor, Jason Elznic, traveled to...

A Blast from the Past

Daira Gentrup, Graphic Artist

October 23, 2012

Recently, the Viewpoint staff was sorting through some old issues in preparation for our transition to being an all-digital paper. One paper that caught our attention was Vol. 25 No. 3, published on Nov. 23, 1993. It was fun to look back and see how much things have changed and how some have remained...

I Got It From My Mama

I Got It From My Mama

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

October 23, 2012

It's layout night, the traditional evening spent with coworkers, a computer and multiple articles to be finalized for print. Early in the evening the room was full of the hustle and bustle of any normal newsroom: loud music blaring, people hurriedly eating dinner, discussions going on here and there,...

Creative Minds: Student Artwork

Creative Minds: Student Artwork

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

September 18, 2012

In this section we will display works of art that NECC students have done (poetry, photography, painting, drawing, sculpture, etc.) We will be showcasing one piece of art per issue, or per week online depending on entries submitted. All you have to do is take a picture of you work or send us a copy...

The World is Turning, Journalism is Changing, and The Viewpoint Goes Digital.

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

September 14, 2012

“Journalism is the first rough draft of history.” Philip Graham, publisher of the Washingon Post, said.   Print Journalism prospered throughout the 1900's but has slowly begun to decline, due to the rise in radio, TV, and Internet. It has been said however, that even with these other ...

Find the Editors With Your Camera, Win a Prize!!

Find the Editors With Your Camera, Win a Prize!!

Britt Young, News Editor

April 12, 2012

Where's the Editors?  Donde Es Alberto? Shenanigans are a foot in the newsroom the week of April 16th.  What does this mean for the Northeast Campus?  Free prizes and some cool pictures! On the week of April 16th the editors of the news staff are dressing up and walking around campus waiting for...

Advisor

March 22, 2011

Nancy Sutton Smith is The Viewpoint advisor and Mass Media instructor at Northeast Community College. Sutton Smith holds a bachelor of arts degree in mass communications from Stephens College in Columbia, MO, and a master’s degree in education from Capella University in Minneapolis. Sutton Smith...

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