NECC Observer

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


Students, staff members plan for pandemic holidays

No matter what your typical traditions may entail, this holiday season is most definitely going to look a little different this year. With the aim to keep family members and...
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When will Americans finally get the Covid vaccine?

U.S.  health workers today already began receiving their vaccinations, as there are 87 million essential workers in line for theirs. There is no guarantee all of them will...
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First year students reflect on their first semester

College students throughout the country have been asked to follow a unique set of expectations and requirements equating to seemingly nothing else in recent educational history...
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Here comes the snow

As December rolls on and winter comes, the weather is something that plays a huge factor, especially in the freezing Massachusetts. The cold weather along with the good chance of...
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 Just getting into James Baldwin? Here’s your guide

I remember exactly where I was when I first discovered who James Baldwin was. It was my sophomore year of high school and I had just begun taking Early College classes at NECC....
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How NECC students plan to spend the holidays this winter break

As Christmas, New Years, and winter break swiftly approach, one semester  at NECC is coming to an end. Because the coronavirus pandemic caused significant disarray for most...
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Top Notch Players present Love Letters virtually

The NECC Top Notch Players and the Liberal Arts Divisiom have refashioned theater as you know it with a virtual fall semester production of Love Letters. Love Letters, a play...
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