NECC Observer

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


Destined for dentistry

NECC Alumna always knew where she wanted to end up Northern Essex alumna Lauren Branscomb has gone from dental assistant to dental student in just a few short years. A preteen...
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Lawrence PD partners with NECC

Citizens Police Academy to be offered for local residents Northern Essex Community College is now co-sponsoring the City of Lawrence’s Citizens Police Academy, a six-week program...
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Lets talk art!

NECC hosts alumni art and design show The works of 10 former art and design students were selected for the first Northern Essex Community College Art & Design Department...
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Ariana Grande “Rings” in the new year

Students weigh in on singer’s record breaking hits Singer-Songwriter, 2019 women of the year award and an artist who peaked #1 seven weeks on Billboard 100 Ariana Grande has made...
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Student Life hosts Welcome Week

There and back again … A fresh start to the new year and semester The start of the new semester can be a time of difficulty for students both old and new; what with having...
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NECC to showcase sports

Open House will allow opportunity to meet with coaches, athletes Northern Essex Community College is holding its first athletics open house on Tuesday, February 19, from 4:30 to...
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Bruins and Celtics: Make or Break

Both teams are above .500 Boston’s Celtics and Bruins are starting to produce, after having a rough start of the season. Both teams are above .500. And both teams have lost 10...
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