NECC Observer

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


Home learning, teaching, and appreciating

All around the world, teachers have been learning to teach remotely, and adjusting to the “new norm.” Parents and guardians must also adjust to the way their household has to be...
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A day in quarantine: A high school student shares her story

 Have you ever watched one of those movies or films where the characters’ day keeps restarting or repeating each time they wake up? Sort of like a time loop. Well that is exactly...
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Virus delivers an unfair blow to NECC students

President Donald Trump and the United States Federal Government forgot about college students when they came up with the CARES Act. The $2 trillion aid package made multiple...
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My life in quarantine

Every morning I wake up and my mind is empty. This is a feeling I am not used to. When I had to go to school, the morning was a time when my mind would be busy with thoughts...
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Joe Biden’s endorsements

We now know that Joe Biden will most likely become the Democratic Party’s Nominee for the Presidency in the 2020 Election. As November 3rd approaches, Biden has received many...
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Student offers insights into dealing with pandemic

The uncertainty for what’s to come, my academic performance, Income/work and my health are a few of the things that I consider to be some of the major factors to my stress....
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A slow return to normalcy

How will the country look in September? Well, the short answer would be no one knows for certain. The lives of every American has been turned upside down in recent months....
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Coping with a crisis

In my seventeen years of living, I’ve never experienced such a crisis. People extremely sick, lives being taken away, students conditioning how to manage remote learning,...
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