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New England College Commencement Celebrates Service: Distinguished Four-Star General Named Speaker

April 14, 2015

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New England College’s 68th Commencement falls on Armed Forces Day this year, giving the College that was founded for veterans returning from World War II an extra special celebration. To help commemorate the event, United States Army General and New Hampshire native, David G. Perkins, will give the Commencement address. General Perkins, a four-star general Read More

NEC Hosts Author Dr. Suzanne Kelly

April 13, 2015

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Public Discussion on Environmental Burial Practices On Tuesday, April 14 at 6:30 pm, New England College will host independent scholar, Suzanne Kelly, PhD, to discuss her upcoming book that highlights the green burial movement. Greening Death – Reclaiming Burial Practices & Restoring Our Tie to the Earth investigates the changes in death care and the Read More

Division III Week NAC Student-Athlete Spotlight: Kiley Williams, NEC

April 7, 2015

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During Division III Week, which will be celebrated April 6-12 in 2015, the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) will be highlighting one student-athlete from each of the ten member institutions. The NAC will be featuring student-athletes that truly represent the Division III philosophy. More than 180,000 student-athletes at 450 institutions make up Division III, the largest Read More

New Hampshire Primary Student Convention Ready for 2016

April 6, 2015

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Students to get hands-on experience with State’s extraordinary political access Presented by New England College, the 2016 New Hampshire Primary Student Convention – a one-stop-shop venue for students and presidential candidates – will be hosted at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester, NH on January 4-6, 2016. This public event will be open to students from Read More

Summer Institute for Educators to be Offered at NEC

March 4, 2015

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June 25-26 and 29-30 New England College announced that its annual Summer Institute for Educators has been scheduled for June 25-26 and 29-30, and will be held on its Henniker campus.  Debra Nitschke-Shaw, Associate Dean of Education at New England College and Institute Director said “The Summer Institute for Educators is an excellent professional opportunity Read More

Prof. Wayne Lesperance Comments on “Draft Elizabeth Warren” Efforts in Boston Globe Article

February 20, 2015

Posted in NEC Poll News

Political science professor Wayne Lesperance reflects on past presidential draft movements in New Hampshire’s First in the Nation Presidential Primary  (#FITN) and current efforts to encourage Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren to run for president. Read the full article in the Boston Globe. According to the Globe article, “Wayne Lesperance, a professor of political science at Read More

Student and Faculty Art Exhibition 2015

February 18, 2015

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February 13-March 12, 2015 Artists Reception Thursday, February 19 4-6:00 pm Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Thursday | 11-6:00 pm Fridays | 11-3:00 pm also by appointment New England College Gallery 39 Main Street Henniker, NH 03242

NEC to Host Town Hall Meeting for Gov. Bob Ehrlich

February 17, 2015

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Former Maryland Gov. Bob Ehrlich is exploring a presidential campaign and will be making his fourth visit to New Hampshire in late February. At noon on Tuesday, Feb. 24, New England College will host a Town Hall Meeting for Gov. Ehrlich in the Simon Center Great Room, located on NEC’s Henniker campus. Gov. Ehrlich’s Town Read More

Henniker Chamber of Commerce presents NEC framed town maps

February 10, 2015

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Kate Bartlet, Henniker Chamber of Commerce member and owner of Henniker House B&B, presented Heidi Page, Communications Coordinator and Web Content Manger at New England College, two framed copies of the Chamber’s new Henniker Visitors Map & Guide. One will hang in the Admissions office so families coming to decide if New England College is Read More

NH Senator Lou D’Allesandro Honored at NEC

January 26, 2015

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New England College honored NH State Senator Lou D’Allesdandro for his outstanding contributions to education and public service at their 69th annual Founders Day celebration. D’Allesandro received an Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree and was the keynote speaker, officially kicking off the spring semester. Founders Day recognizes and honors the vision and leadership of the Read More