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NMCC to host trade and tech open house

| September 30, 2014

Officials at Northern Maine Community College are excited about their trade and technical courses. The courses will be the highlight of an open house this Saturday. The open house will start at 9 and end at noon, according to a press release from NMCC. The 12 programs available range from Auto Collision to Wind Power […]

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Top Student Honored by Professional Association

| June 30, 2014

Aroostook County— A recent Northern Maine Community College graduate is being honored by a professional association for her outstanding undergraduate work.  The Maine Health Information Management Association (MeHIMA) is recognizing Lisa Jenkins of Presque Isle for attaining the highest grade point average for a graduate in the Health Information Management program at NMCC. Jenkins graduated […]

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NMCC Receives Donation of Computer Equipment

| June 18, 2014

Thousands of dollars of computer equipment is being donated to Northern Maine Community College for its Computer Electronics Program.  Emera Maine, the electricity delivery utility, is updating and consolidating its own computer technology and NMCC is benefitting from the extra equipment. 30 computers, three file servers, a dozen flat-panel monitors, six laptops and software have […]

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NMCC Awarded “Green Equipment”

| June 5, 2014

Presque Isle— The Automotive Collision Repair program at Northern Maine Community College has been awarded equipment that will make the program more environmentally friendly. Instructor Bob Collins applied to the Collision Repair Education Foundation for a sustainability grant and was awarded $6,300 for the purchase of a solvent recycling system.  The system separates hazardous chemicals […]

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NMCC Budget Cuts Will Affect Students at Houlton Higher Education Center

| May 23, 2014

Six students just finished their first year of Northern Maine Community College’s nursing program. They take classes off campus at the Houlton Higher Education Center. And on Tuesday they got a letter from NMCC saying that due to budget cuts, classes would no longer be available there. “I was flabbergasted – I really had no words […]

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