NECC Observer

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


Fair held to showcase student artwork

By Alyssa Torres Correspondent Students in the Sculpture I elective course displayed their art in the Spurk lobby Thursday, Dec. 10 from noon to 5 p.m. Students were there to...
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Students unsastified with Jitters

By Jake Soroghan Correspondent NECC is a community college, and therefore does not always have the same amenities that a four-year institution has. It makes sense the tuition is...
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NECC Knights on the right track to a successful 2015-2016 season

On Tuesday Nov. 17, the Knights basketball squad took on Massasoit Community College, in their first game of the season not coached by Darren Stratton. Stratton was placed on...
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Internships inspire NECC students

Students majoring in communications, business and accounting were able to take advantage of the internship opportunities through NECC this semester, gaining real-world experience...
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Letter: Another perspective on trainees

I have been following the debate regarding the issues surrounding the law enforcement trainees. While I can appreciate those who are against their presence on campus you have no...
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Student doesn’t let obstacles stand in her way

24-year-old Shianne McGilvray wears bright-colored plaid cardigans and bows in her hair as she attends NECC. Her partner in crime is Ruby, her cat, whom she is planning on...
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Library construction is ongoing

By Carly Columbo, Correspondent “Improvements can be noisy … we appreciate your patience as we try to make the library better,” says the sign that stands before the entrance of...
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