NECC Observer

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

Seasonal Depression

With half of the fall semester gone and winter fast approaching, NECC students may find the “winter blues” hard to avoid. According to the American Psychological Association,...
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Starfish Update

NECC is one step closer to naming the mascot of the Early Success Starfish Program. After weeks of collecting submissions for the Name the Starfish contest, the Student Success...
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Chris Nowinski Speaks at NECC

On Oct. 21 in the Hartleb Technology Center, Christopher Nowinski, a former Harvard football player, pro wrestler, NFLPA advisor and author, spoke to about 100 people about the...
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Knights Enthusiastic for Upcoming Season

The season for the NECC Knights basketball squad is almost here. They just came back from a tournament in New York and New Jersey and are just about ready to take on the regular...
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The struggles of the photography industry

Lance Hidy, director of the Art Design & Photography Department at Northern Essex, says low enrollment is causing photography classes to be cancelled. “I wish there was a...
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