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Senator Hassan, Governor Sununu, Educators, Finance Leaders Join Forces to Bring Technology to Low-Income Families

January 31, 2017

Posted in Event Press Release

Day-Long “Digital Equity Summit” Will Spearhead Directing Resources to Shrink the Digital Divide in NH. Despite our collective access to technology, too many New Hampshire families stand on the wrong side of our digital divide, unable to access the information that is exchanged so freely today. Without access to computers, email or the internet, keeping Read More

NEC in the News: Amid tough times for small colleges, New England College remains in ‘growth mode’

January 30, 2017

Posted in NEC In the News

The Sunday Concord Monitor published this article on January 29, by David Brooks: “Amid tough times for small colleges, New England College remains in ‘growth mode’” “Although she leads an institution that is often called an ivory tower, Michele Perkins’s plan to survive a perilous future sounds pretty down-to-earth. ‘We know we’re in a challenging Read More

NEC Founders Day: Start 2017 with Gratitude

January 17, 2017

Posted in Event News

Renowned NH Higher Education Leader Thomas Horgan to Offer Keynote on Importance of Gratitude in Changing Times. On Wednesday, January 18, New England College will mark its 71st year, taking a moment to recognize its founding, its military roots, and to celebrate a leading voice in higher education who is retiring this year.  NEC’s annual Read More

NEC in the News: NEC Reclaims Its Military Service Beginnings

January 16, 2017

Posted in NEC In the News

New Hampshire Union Leader published this last Sunday, Mike Cote’s Business Editor’s Notebook: New England College Reclaims Its Military Service Beginnings, featuring NEC’s military/Marine partnerships with Tom Addonizio, Vice President for the School of Graduate and Professional Studies. “WHILE BEING STATIONED in some hot spot probably doesn’t sound like the best time to be working Read More

NEC Selected to Attend White House Teacher Preparation Innovation Summit

January 4, 2017

Posted in News Press Release

The College is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education for commitment to further the innovative use of technology in the classroom. The New England College division of education was recognized by the U.S. Department of Education at the Advancing Educational Technology in Teacher Preparation Innovation Summit. The summit, held at The White House in Read More

History of New England College Published

December 13, 2016

Posted in News

Authored by NEC Professor Cynthia Burns Martin, a new history of New England College has been published by Arcadia Publishing as part of its Campus History Series. The book is available at the NEC Bookstore (online and on-campus), Barnes & Noble, Amazon, and other retailers. According to Professor Martin the book was “a labor of Read More

President’s Speaker Series Hosts Communications and Sales Expert Alumnus: Kevin Kelly

October 27, 2016

Posted in Event News Press Release

New England College is pleased to announce that its President’s Speaker Series will be hosting alumnus and sales and communications expert Kevin Kelly ’78. Mr. Kelly will speak with students and the NEC community Thursday, November 3, at 6:00 p.m., in the Simon Center Great Room. The event is free and open to the public. Read More

Connect the Dots: Mental Health and the Opioid Crisis

October 26, 2016

Posted in Press Release

An informative and interactive panel event Wednesday, November 16, 2016 6:00-7:30 p.m. 62 North Main Street, Concord, NH (New England College’s downtown location) Panelists* and Moderator John Broderick, former Chief Justice of the NH Supreme Court and advocate for the Change Direction campaign to make the five most common signs of mental illness as widely known as the Read More

NEC Gala Celebrates the Opening of the John Lyons Center

October 11, 2016

Posted in Event News Press Release

NEC’s new academic center features design and technology to meet student learning needs today and for the future. During New England College’s recent Fall Festival Weekend, the College hosted a gala event to celebrate the opening of its newest academic building, the John Lyons Center. President of New England College, Dr. Michele Perkins, expressed the Read More

New England College Partners with TurboVote for Upcoming Election

September 27, 2016

Posted in NEC Poll News Press Release

New England College has partnered with TurboVote for the upcoming 2016 presidential election. TurboVote is a web based service that will help students request voter registration materials and absentee ballots online.  Provided by the non-profit organization Democracy Works, Inc., TurboVote can also send election reminders and poll closings via text message. Students interested in taking Read More