NECC Observer

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


Beauty in the mundane: Find inspiration, challenge yourself and see things differently

A big thing right now is finding strong enough inspiration during these trying times that will give you a desire to create. A lot of creatives have found new ways of finding...
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Limited resources: Making the most with what you have

As if the pandemic and social distancing wasn’t enough, it seems like even our resources are growing scarce. Things have been tough lately and we all may not have access to...
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A taste of maple sugaring

As we draw into mud season, the dreary stretch between early March and April, the grass finally becomes visible through the melting snow, trees start to bud, and slush and mud...
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COVID-19 one year later: An oral history

In March 2020 the world stood still when a pandemic ended everyday life. It started as a virus with its origins unknown that started in the city of Wuhan in the heart of the...
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