NECC Observer

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


Life changes post-virus

Salisbury, Massachusetts– Coronavirus, or COVID-19 has been traumatizing the globe since December 2019. As the virus continues to spread around the world, killing hundreds...
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Keeping creative with Professor Victor

Marquis Victor is a new professor at Northern Essex Community College who teaches Intro to Film Studies and Communication through Film. He started teaching spring 2020, not only...
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SGA launches virtual campaign and voting

In light of coronavirus-caused social distancing guidelines, the Northern Essex Community College Student Government Association’s Elections Committee is moving forward...
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Tips on coping with the anxiety and stress of these times

With the coronavirus putting us into another month of quarantine It can be really hard on everyone mentally and physically. It’s really hard to be stuck inside all day, every day...
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Coping with a crisis

In my seventeen years of living, I’ve never experienced such a crisis. People extremely sick, lives being taken away, students conditioning how to manage remote learning,...
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Relecting on quarantine

As I write this a grand total 26 days have elapsed since the last time I set foot inside an educational facility. I used to dread hearing the ringing sound coming from the phone...
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Minds with purpose: Student shares passion for helping others connect

In his first semester at NECC, business transfer major Jeurys Santiago attended a “Lunch and Learn” event, part of a series put on by the Center for Business and Accounting, and...
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