Campus News

Breaking the Mold – February

February 3, 2016
It’s the adrenaline rush that Northern Maine Community College Emergency Medical Services (EMS) student Angela LaPlante experiences when she is dispatched to a scene that motivates her to do her job. “It’s like detective work. You need to investigate and figure things out”, referring to the amount of problem solving… Read More

NMCC Instructors Present Research at National Conference

February 2, 2016
Faculty members from Northern Maine Community College presented their published paper on retention during a national symposium in Florida. Dr. Lynne Nelson Manion and Jennifer Graham were invited to the National Symposium on Student Retention which focuses on sharing current research and strategies on student success from enrollment through graduation.… Read More

NMCC Dean’s List for the 2015 Fall Semester

January 28, 2016
Northern Maine Community College has released its Dean’s List for the College’s 2015 fall semester.  One hundred and fifty-nine full-time students achieved a 3.20 average or better; 39 of these students were named to high honors with a grade point average of 3.85 or better. Twenty-two students had the distinction… Read More

NMCC program featured in case study

January 25, 2016
Recently, NMCC was featured in a case study completed by Edgecam. Dean Duplessis, Precision Machining Technology Program Instructor, provides an excellent overview of how the program utilizes Edgecam technology to provide student with a cutting-edge learning experience. Click here to read the case study.   Read More

Alumni Mentoring Program

January 22, 2016
Mentoring Program Begins at NMCC Aroostook County – Northern Maine Community College students and alumni came together for the inauguration of the mentoring program initiated by the college’s Alumni and Friends Organization. The gathering coincided with National Mentoring Month, a campaign held in January to promote youth mentoring in the… Read More

Breaking the Mold: January

January 14, 2016
Northern Maine Community College business administration and entrepreneurship student Anjanette Pike has always enjoyed math and working with numbers. Anjanette graduated from NMCC in May of 2015 with an Associate in Applied Science degree in accounting. Although accounting is her true passion, Anjanette decided to further her education and pursue… Read More

Breaking The Mold – December

November 30, 2015
Whether she was playing in the mud as a child or spending time at her grandfather’s construction business, Northern Maine Community College automotive technology (AT) student Ali Goodwin has never had a problem getting her hands dirty. From Southwest Harbor, Maine, Ali has fond memories of growing up around mechanics… Read More

Breaking the Mold – November

November 9, 2015
Trading in his work boots and tools for a pair of scrubs and a stethoscope, licensed mechanic and current NMCC nursing student Howard Paddock has a strong passion to help others. Allowing his faith and spirituality to guide him, Howard used prayer to direct him to where he is today:… Read More

Rematch: NMCC and UMPI host 2nd Annual Food Fight

October 15, 2015
PRESQUE ISLE—Healthy competition can go a long way as Northern Maine Community College and the University of Maine at Presque Isle will demonstrate during their Second Annual Food Fight food drive. The event will begin on Oct. 16, which is World Food Day, and end on Nov. 6. All food… Read More

Breaking the mold – October

October 1, 2015
Perhaps a baby picture of Northern Maine Community College student Candace Whitmore sitting on a toolbox with a wrench in her hand was an indication of what the future would hold for her. A 2015 graduate of NMCC with an Associate in Applied Science degree in Automotive Technology (AT) and… Read More