Campus News

NM’s New PN Program Begins in Houlton

April 4, 2019
Houlton - In an attempt to fill a gap in the healthcare field in Aroostook and beyond, this spring NMCC launched a new program in Houlton, training Practical Nurses (PN’s). The brand new cohort currently has 15 students enrolled in the 45-week program based out of the Houlton Regional Hospital.… Read More

‘The Future of Nursing’ Conference a Success

March 28, 2019
  Aroostook County  -  On March 23rd NMCC’s Student Nurses’ Association (SNA) hosted their first conference focused on the future of nursing in Aroostook County and drew a crowd of near 80 students to the E. Perrin Edmunds Conference Center on the NMCC campus. The event featured two keynote speakers,… Read More

Authors Visit NMCC Throughout April

March 27, 2019
Aroostook County  -  In celebration of Community College Month and National Poetry Month, Northern Maine Community College is hosting its annual Creative Writers’ Reading Series which began in March and will continue throughout April. The series brings accomplished authors from around the northeast to Presque Isle, and gives them an… Read More

Breaking the Mold: Hannah May

March 27, 2019
By Kent DeMerchant Aroostook County - Hannah May is currently enrolled in the Structural Welding program at NMCC.  Her family moved from Arizona to the Houlton area when she was younger. Hannah remembers growing up as a typical young girl who participated in band and chorus at school with no… Read More

NMCC Students Excel at Statewide Skills Competition

March 19, 2019
NMCC Medalists (left to right) Cory Jandreau, silver medal, auto collision repair; Zachary Hagan, gold, auto collision repair; Jacques Beaulieu, gold, welding; Craig Kiser, gold, electrical construction wiring; and Chris Forbes, silver, automotive technology.   AROOSTOOK COUNTY — Northern Maine Community College students brought home three gold and two silver… Read More

NMCC EMS Program Accredited

March 15, 2019
NMCC Emergency Medical Services students (left to right) Marina Feltis, Leigha Langley, and Leanne Fitzpatrick, practice how to safely move and transition a patient down stairs using a device called a “stair chair.”   Aroostook County - Northern Maine Community College has succeeded in earning national reaccreditation for its Emergency… Read More

NMCC Job Fair to be held March 21

February 28, 2019
A record number of representatives from over 75 businesses and organizations will be attending the 2019 NMCC Job Fair on March 21 at the NMCC gym.   Aroostook County - Northern Maine Community College will host its annual job fair on Thursday, March 21, between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.… Read More

NMCC earns continued accreditation through NECHE; College commended for responsiveness to workforce needs

February 14, 2019
Aroostook County - Following a comprehensive evaluation, Northern Maine Community College has been approved for continued accreditation by the New England Commission of Higher Education. Notification to the institution included positive commendations in several areas. NMCC was commended for its deeply committed and dedicated employees, its responsiveness to workforce needs… Read More

NMCC Foundation Awards Instructional Technology Endowment Grants

February 5, 2019
An industrial tool inventory vending machine, a wireless 4k television monitor, and a transformed classroom that now houses a medical coding learning lab—what do these three new innovations on NMCC campus have in common? These are all investments made possible by the Investing in Innovation Fund, a program through the… Read More

NMCC Announces Fall Semester 2018 Dean’s List

December 27, 2018
Aroostook County— Northern Maine Community College has released its Dean’s List for the 2018 fall semester.  One hundred and ninety eight full and part-time students earned the distinction this semester. The College offers over 35 associate degree and certificate-level programs, preparing students to either enter the workforce immediately upon graduation… Read More