Campus News

Local Student Wins Full Year of Free Tuition at NMCC

August 28, 2018
Aroostook County — On Friday, August 24th Tyler Lajoie, 20, scrambled to get his parents out of his Andrew’s Hall dorm room to attend New Student Orientation on NMCC campus. “We were running late,” his mother, Lynn Lajoie of Fort Kent, explained. Meanwhile, in the Edmunds Conference Center on the… Read More

Students Come Out for Fall Orientation At Northern Maine Community College

August 28, 2018
Aroostook County — Students and family stirred excitedly in the Edmunds Conference Center on the NMCC campus Friday, August 24th as the clock approached 8:30am. For some, this would be their first time navigating the campus; some probably never thought they would make it this far in their educational career.… Read More

16 NMCC Students Benefit from Harding Scholarship

August 23, 2018
When classes begin this fall at NMCC, 16 students will benefit from the Jean and Floyd Harding Scholarship Fund, thanks to a charitable remainder trust established by the Hardings. The trust was established in 2006, with a one million dollar donation. When Mr. Harding passed away in the spring of… Read More

Maine’s Mechanized Logging Program Training Underway

July 3, 2018
The second session of Maine’s Mechanized Logging Operations training will soon be occurring in a quiet part of the woods in Chapman, Maine. Developed through a partnership between Northern Maine Community College, Eastern Maine Community College, Washington County Community College, and the Professional Logging Contractors of Maine (PLC), this unique… Read More

NMCC Named Among Top 65 in U.S.

July 3, 2018
Northern Maine Community College has been cited by Best Community as one of the nation’s top 65 community colleges out of 521 colleges in the U.S.  NMCC received a ranking of #62. This designation, based upon the most recent data issued by the U.S. Department of Education and the… Read More

Jacob Chouinard Named a 2018 New Century Workforce Pathway Scholar

June 6, 2018
Jacob Chouinard, a student at Northern Maine Community College, has been named an inaugural 2018 New Century Workforce Pathway Scholar and will receive a $1,250 scholarship. This new scholarship is the first of its kind to support students at associate degree-granting institutions who plan to enter the workforce upon the… Read More

Breaking the Mold 2018 Graduates

May 29, 2018
This spring, over twenty NMCC students graduated from programs that are considered non-traditional for their gender. This month, we recognize some of those students as they share their plans after graduation. Business Administration graduate and Presque Isle, Maine native Stacey Carroll currently works full-time as an Operations Assistant at The… Read More

2018 Spring Semester Dean’s List

May 29, 2018
Northern Maine Community College has released its Dean’s List for the 2018 spring semester. Sixty students had the distinction of earning a perfect 4.0 grade point average and 19 of those students held a 4.0 for both the fall and spring semester. The College offers 37 associate degree and certificate-level… Read More

Father and Son Share Milestone at NMCC Graduation

May 18, 2018
It is not unusual for Northern Maine Community College to have students who are parents graduating on the same day as their children. In fact, at this years’ Commencement Exercises, two mothers graduated on the same day as their sons. There was another parent and son pair, however, that made… Read More

NMCC Celebrates 53rd Commencement Exercises

May 14, 2018
Northern Maine Community College celebrated the graduation of 190 students during Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 12 at the Forum. Students from the Arts and Sciences, Business Technology, Emergency Medical Services, Nursing and Allied Health, and Trade and Technical Occupations received their Associates’ Degrees and certificates from 37 programs. College… Read More