Campus News

New NMCC Hire Victoire Liwanga Will Build Bridge with New Mainers

May 8, 2023
  Presque Isle — On April 24th, Victoire Liwanga started her new role as Workforce Development Coordinator for New Mainers at Northern Maine Community College. Originally from the Democratic Republic of Congo, Victoire will continue efforts began by the Northern Maine Growth Initiative – a task force comprised of local… Read More

Evening of Excellence Honors NMCC Students

May 5, 2023
Aroostook — Northern Maine Community College celebrated senior achievement during an Evening of Excellence on May 3rd to honor students who exemplify the NMCC experience – both in and out of the classroom. Twenty students were selected – one from each program area – to receive an Academic Achievement Award.… Read More

Owen Martin Honored as NMCC Student of the Year

April 27, 2023
AUGUSTA — Seven Maine community college students were honored for their academic success and campus and community involvement at a luncheon ceremony on Wednesday, April 26, at Maple Hill Farm in Hallowell. During this event, Northern Maine Community College recognized graduating senior Owen Martin of Caribou as the 2023 NMCC… Read More

Breaking the Mold – Automotive Collision Repair Student Chloe Kirschmann

April 19, 2023
Presque Isle – Chloe Kirschmann, a freshman in NMCC’s automotive collision repair program, enjoys the various trade skills the program entails. An agriculture class at Caribou Tech Center gave her some prior experience with sanding/bodywork and an interest in learning more. After a gap year, Chloe was drawn to NMCC… Read More

Recruiting Underway for Mechanized Logging Summer Cohort

April 10, 2023
Professional Logging Contractors of Maine (PLC) and NMCC announce recruiting is underway for Mechanized Logging Operations and Forest Trucking Program in 2023   CDL Training added! Free tuition! Classes start June 26!   The Professional Logging Contractors (PLC) of Maine and Northern Maine Community College (NMCC) today announced recruiting is… Read More

Strong Turnout for NMCC’s First Job Fair Since Covid

April 7, 2023
Presque Isle – Northern Maine Community College hosted its annual job fair on Thursday, March 23, between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in the College gymnasium. This was the first job fair since pre-Covid. The large turnout for the event revealed the community’s eagerness to reconnect with local employers. Over… Read More

NMCC Brings Home Gold from SkillsUSA Maine, Earns Spot at Nationals in June

March 24, 2023
  Presque Isle – On Friday, March 17th six students from Northern Maine Community College competed at the SkillsUSA competition in Bangor against students throughout the state. NMCC’s team earned three gold medals and two silver, winning top honors in both welding and electrical. In addition to leading in the trade competitions,… Read More

NMCC Job Fair Returns March 23rd After Hiatus

March 16, 2023
Presque Isle – Northern Maine Community College will host its annual job fair on Thursday, March 23, between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in the College gymnasium.   Recognized as the region’s largest job fair, the annual event was canceled in 2020 and paused thereafter due to Covid-19 restrictions. This year,… Read More