NECC Observer

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


Courageous Conversations: Giving thanks

Courageous Conversations are one of NECC’s student life traditions and remains true to its name. These conversations are designed to bring students together, so they have a...
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Haverhill small business owners adapt to challenges of 2020

Owning a small business has always been a lot to handle, and as with most things in the year of 2020, it’s now even more difficult. The NECC Observer had a chance to speak with...
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MAICEI program sets up students with disabilities for success

There are many ways for students to access the Northern Essex Community College, whether its as a full-time student, a part-time student, or an Early College Student but there is...
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NECC Career Center helps students connect with job opportunities

At a time where job hunting is difficult and many students are trying to explore ways to pay off their tuition, students are in a search for the best job opportunities possible....
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Respiratory care professor, residents react to new COVID rules

As Massachusetts COVID-19 cases rise, Governor Baker imposed a curfew and updated mask mandate as of Nov. 6. The Department of Public Health made a statement on their website...
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Residents share thoughts on governor’s recent COVID regulations

The state of Massachusetts has been hit hard with the Covid virus, so there’s no surprise some new regulations have been put in place. Recently on November 6th, Gov. Charlie...
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NECC hosts town hall for students to hear more about plans for spring semester

There have been many questions surrounding what the rest of the school year will look like for Northern Essex students and staff. In order to answer some of these questions and...
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How NECC students are feeling about the 2020 election results

Millions nationwide have anxiously awaited and anticipated the final deliberations of the 2020 presidential election between current President Donald Trump and Former Vice...
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