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Summer Institute for Educators to be Offered at NEC

March 4, 2015

Posted in Event News Press Release

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

Posted in Event

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

Posted in Event

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

Posted in News Press Release

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

New England College to Receive $3 Million Gift

January 5, 2015

Posted in News Press Release

New England College will receive $3 million from Tom and Barbara Putnam, the Putnam family, and the Putnam Foundation to name the College’s future state-of-the-art theatre. The Rosamond Page Putnam Center for the Performing Arts will establish a permanent legacy, celebrating Mrs. Putnam’s lifelong commitment to the theatre and the arts. Tom Putnam said, “My Read More

Paula Amato Promoted to SVP at New England College

December 18, 2014

Posted in News Press Release

Paula Amato has been promoted to Senior Vice President at New England College, in Henniker, New Hampshire. Amato has served as Chief Financial Officer for the College since 2008 and was appointed by President Michele Perkins. “Paula has significantly improved the financial health and management of the College,” said President Perkins. “Thanks to her superb Read More

New England College’s Own Promoted to Provost

December 10, 2014

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Dr. Mark Watman, Ed.D. has been named Provost at New England College, in Henniker, New Hampshire. Watman has served as the College’s Vice President for Academic Affairs since 2012 and was appointed to the newly created position by President Michele Perkins. “Dr. Watman understands New England College’s culture, history, and most important, its opportunities,” said Read More

NEC Poll for NHJournal.com: Ayotte with Small Lead Over Hassan in Possible 2016 Senate Matchup

Posted in NEC Poll News Press Release

In a potential 2016 US Senate matchup, a recent New England College poll, conducted for the New Hampshire Journal, shows Senator Kelly Ayotte with a small lead over Governor Maggie Hassan. Please visit NH Journal for the full article.