NECC Observer

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


Please don’t feed the geese

Traffic comes to a stop on Kenoza Street more and more often these days to let the geese cross the road. “There’s a good amount of geese. I think there’s two main groups,” says...
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Introducing the Observer staff:

For more than 50 years, the Observer has been the forum for the very best of the journalism students here at NECC to showcase their talent and obtain real-world work experience....
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Tarah MacGregor: A Face of NECC

23-year-old Tarah MacGregor has been a student at Northern Essex for five years. Her ready smile has made her popular among the students and faculty, and you can often hear her...
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Peace Poetry Winner

The seventh annual Peace Poetry contest came to a close on Friday night with a reading and award ceremony in the Hartleb Technology Center to honor the participants. The event...
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Children’s Present Stuart Little

Stuart Little by the NECC children’s theater class opened Friday, May 1 at 10:30 a.m. to a small audience. Stuart Little is the story of a walking, talking, car driving mouse who...
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Students’ comics on exhibit

The Haverhill Public Library is currently hosting an art exhibit featuring original graphic novels created by NECC students. The work was produced during the spring 2014 semester...
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NECC’s Top Notch Players Hold Auditions

Auditions are being held in the Chester W. Hawrylciw Theater, also known as the Top Notch Theater, in the Spurk building on Sept. 10 at 6 p.m. for the upcoming production of...
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