NECC Observer

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


Old handball court demolished

By: Giovanni Rosano Correspondent NECC’s handball court was recently demolished, along with its ten-foot-tall wall. It could previously be seen on the side of Kenoza Street on...
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Local YMCA takes on all NECC students

By: Carly Columbo Correspondent The YMCA on 40 Lawrence St. in Lawrence is giving away free memberships to NECC students. The announcement was posted on the MyNECC homepage on...
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Knights back to their winning ways

Since March 23, the NECC Knights baseball squad has played 5 games, all away from home. 2 of the games were in NY against Nassau Community College and the others were against...
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Take a hike – no really, it relieves stress

By Mercedez McManus Correspondent The various outdoor areas surrounding NECC provide students with the perfect places to clear their minds of college stress. Those who feel...
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NECC student creates apparel brand

By: Cleo Brigham Staff Writer For many students it’s a struggle to stay positive with the stress of homework, part time jobs, and maintaining time for extracurricular activities,...
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Home-schoolers start college early

In today’s culture, where public education has become the norm for K-12 students, individuals who are home-schooled tend to be misunderstood and associated with a variety of...
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Student leadership retreat meets

Student leaders from NECC attended a Massachusetts Higher Education Student Leadership Retreat at Fitchburg State University in Fitchburg, MA. The leadership retreat began in...
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