NECC Observer

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


Student Government Association seeking new members

Northern Essex’s Student Government Association (SGA) needs new members for this semester, with several open positions that need applicants before elections at the end of...
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A year in review: Haverhill woman reflects on her first year as a business owner

As the date marking the opening of her business quickly approaches in just a few weeks, Haverhill local Ellen Farmer reflects on her first year as a small business owner. Farmer,...
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Student Life Coordinator keeps students connected with NECC

Student Life Coordinator, Stephanie Haskell, has a lot on her plate at NECC, but she is an integral part of the Northern Essex community. Haskell is from Concord New Hampshire...
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Evanescence brings transformative music to live show in Worcester

Grammy winning alt-rock band Evanescence brought the audience to life with their long awaited Jan. 20 show at the DCU Center in Worcester last month. The concert, which was...
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Local parents, teachers and students see some silver linings in remote learning

The pandemic has transformed the way we live in almost every way imaginable. Communication, learning, socializing, and working are all aspects of our lives that have undergone...
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High school students say they would welcome life skills classes

It’s that time of year again when soon-to-be high school graduates eagerly send in their college applications and wait patiently for their dream schools to send back an...
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Russia and Ukraine: What’s going to happen? 

The possibility of Russia invading Ukraine is becoming more of a reality each day, but what would that mean for us? At the moment, it’s uncertain. Many people are joking about...
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