NECC Observer

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


Deaf and Hard of Hearing Accommodations at NECC

Editor’s note: corrections have been applied to original print story. Accessibility is important in education to guarantee all students have equal opportunities to learn. Deaf...
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The Art of Winning Elections

Politics is power, and learning how to win elections is key to survival and success in the world of U.S. politics. The NECC Speaker’s Series continued on Wednesday, Feb. 25 when...
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Alzheimer’s Angels

NECC student Robert Scarelli and his sister Casey are on a mission to fight Alzheimer’s. He founded a facebook page and twitter dedicated to “Alzheimer’s Angels,” a...
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The NECC Observer is hiring

The NECC Observer is looking to hire a staff writer, preferably someone who would be willing to focus on Lawrence campus coverage, to join the team. To be eligible, students must...
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Ski and snowboarding trip available

The NECC atheletics department is offering a ski and snowboarding trip to NECC students. The trip will be Sunday, Feb. 8 and students will be skiing Gunstock Mountain. The cost...
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NECC holds security seminar

On Friday, Oct. 31, select NECC faculty, staff and students met with NECC’s presently contracted security company, EIS inc., Haverhill police and other local security...
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Lawrence has a new testing center

Lawrence campus has a new testing center, better equipped to handle students and now offering walk-in testing. Donna Bertolino, Assistant Dean of Academic Support Services, and...
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