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Adam Kapner Named to New England College Board of Trustees

April 25, 2017

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New England College is pleased to announce the appointment of a new member to the Board of Trustees, Mr. Adam B. Kapner ’02. Kapner joins a diverse group of accomplished professionals and alumni committed to the long-term success of New England College’s students – past, present, and future. Kapner is the founder and owner of Read More

Acumen Founder and CEO Jacqueline Novogratz to lead NEC Commencement

April 10, 2017

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The CEO of Nonprofit Global Venture Fund and Winner of the Forbes 400 Lifetime Achievement Award to Deliver Keynote Address and Receive Honorary Degree from New England College. New England College is pleased to announce Jacqueline Novogratz as its 2017 Commencement Speaker and Honorary Degree recipient. One of the most revolutionary players shaping philanthropy today, Read More

Matthew Wood Named Academic VP at NEC

April 3, 2017

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Prominent NH Educator Matthew Wood Appointed Vice President of Academic Affairs at New England College. After an extensive national search, New England College is pleased to announce that Matthew Wood has been appointed Vice President of Academic Affairs. Wood will join the College on June 1. Wood has served as President of White Mountains Community Read More

NEC to Host Pathways to Success Alumnae Forum

March 23, 2017

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President’s Speaker Series Features Accomplished Women Graduates of New England College: Career Choices, Challenges, and Opportunities. New England College is pleased to announce that its President’s Speaker Series will be hosting an alumnae forum titled “Pathways to Success,” Thursday, April 6, at 5:30 p.m., in the Simon Center Great Room on the Henniker campus. The Read More

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

January 31, 2017

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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