Campus News

Students Inducted into Honor Society

February 8, 2017
Eighteen students at Northern Maine Community College have been inducted into the campus’ chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for students at two-year colleges. To be invited to join Phi Theta Kappa, a student must achieve a 3.5 or greater cumulative grade point average while being enrolled… Read More

Breaking the Mold

February 3, 2017
Perhaps a high school physics project involving wiring a battery to a light bulb sparked an interest in electricity for Denise Clark, electrical construction and maintenance (EC) student at NMCC. “I thought it was cool.” Denise has studied other programs at NMCC including computer-aided drafting and accounting, but decided she… Read More

Breaking the Mold

January 19, 2017
When the large department store where NMCC business administration student Mandy Bradbury worked closed its doors last summer, Mandy decided that it was the ideal time to attend college. “Kmart closing was the main reason I decided to come back to school.” For over twenty years, Mandy was employed at… Read More

Northern Maine Community College Student Wins Prestigious State Scholarship

December 16, 2016
The trustees of the Higher Education Assistance Foundation (HEAF) have awarded a $1000 scholarship to Northern Maine Community College business administration major.  Lynn Kelly of Fort Kent received the award during an event on the NMCC campus hosted by the Maine Bankers Association and Katahdin Trust Company. During the event,… Read More

Nurses Teach Middle Schoolers about Germs

December 13, 2016
Eighth-grade science students from Presque Isle Middle School took a short road trip on December 7th to have a "hands-on" health lesson in the nursing lab at Northern Maine Community College.  Teacher Lisa Dow brought two separate groups totaling 34 students to the NMCC lab where they learned about where… Read More

Nursing Student Wins National PTK Scholarship

December 12, 2016
Northern Maine Community College is proud to announce that nursing student Jenny Ann Morneault has been selected to receive a $1000 scholarship from Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society as a 2016 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar.  The Fort Kent native was among 200 selected for the award from a pool… Read More

NMCC Foundation Presents Annual Awards

December 5, 2016
During its annual dinner, the Northern Maine Community College Foundation celebrated another successful year of fund raising and distributing scholarships.  Donors, NMCC staff, friends of the College and students attended the event on November 10th when special awards were presented. College President Tim Crowley announced the 2016 Eagle Award for… Read More

Breaking the Mold – December

December 2, 2016
Since 2012, Pam Buck has been the Trade and Technical Department Chair at Northern Maine Community College. Pam’s career at NMCC began in 2008 as instructor of the Computer-Aided Drafting program. Her interest in drafting began in high school when she attended the Presque Isle Vocational Center for two years.… Read More

Major Scholarships Awarded

November 28, 2016
Northern Maine Community College has announced that Robert Courtemanche of Ludlow, and Jordyn Doucette of Westmanland have been awarded a $1,500 scholarship from the Maine Real Estate & Development Association (MEREDA). Courtemanche and Doucette, both senior Business Administration students at NMCC are two of 14 Maine Community College students to… Read More

NMCC Receives Statewide Award

November 18, 2016
Northern Maine Community College has received the 2016 RICHES award presented during the Catholic Charities Maine (CCM) 50th anniversary dinner. The event honored six outstanding organizations and individuals across the state who have shown exemplary leadership, support and/or participation and collaboration in working with CCM to build a better community.… Read More