NECC Observer

The student news website of Northern Essex Community College, Haverhill and Lawrence, Mass.


Getting Enough Sleep to Survive Finals

By Rachael Sarcione​ NECC students are preparing for upcoming final exams, and possibly some sleepless nights. However, lack of sleep could cost them more than good grades. Sleep...
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NECC Hosts First Speechapalooza

NECC’s first Speechapalooza event took place on Wednesday, April 8 in the Spurk building. The event was planned and promoted by Professor Amy Callahan’s Principles of Public...
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Teacher Evaluations

By Kyle Benson There are many different ways to evaluate teachers today. There are websites like ratemyprofessors.com, ratemyteachers.com and teachercomplaints.com, but the one...
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Food Drive for Homeless

The NECC chapter of PSI BETA, the National Community College Honor Society, is collecting food for the Emmaus Homeless Shelter in Haverhill from April 27th to May 4th. Boxes will...
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NECC Spring Jam

Spring Jam was held on the quadrangle on the Haverhill campus on Wednesday, April 15. Club tables were set up to hand out different information to the students to make them aware...
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Top Notch Players Performances

The NECC Top Notch Players and the Children’s Theater class will be presenting performances on May 1 & 2 in the Chester W, Hawrylciw Theater 3rd floor of the Spurk...
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Mass Media and Body Image

Negative and positives effects mass media has on body image. Over the years, ideas of beauty have evolved in many ways. I have never really paid attention to what the media...
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