Campus News

Melanie Jane Stewart Memorial Scholarship Established at NMCC

December 21, 2021
  Presque Isle – Thanks to a $10,000 donation to the Northern Maine Community College Foundation, a scholarship has been endowed in memory of Melanie Jane Stewart. According to Melanie’s son Trey Stewart, “This scholarship will help people achieve their scholastic goals and improve themselves through education, which will help… Read More

NMCC Holds Longevity Awards Honoring Employee Service

December 13, 2021
  Presque Isle – Sixteen employees with a total of more than 200 years of service to higher education in Aroostook County were recognized recently at Northern Maine Community College, for having reached milestones of employment to the College. Over 70 employees and college retirees gathered in the NMCC gymnasium… Read More

NMCC Foundation Holds Annual Dinner

December 13, 2021
Presque Isle - After another year of unprecedented scholarship and grant disbursements, and exciting campus renovations, the Northern Maine Community College Foundation recently celebrated these and other successes during the annual dinner, held on the Presque Isle campus. In addition to celebrating the year’s accomplishments, the evening also marked the… Read More

NMCC Student Completes Process to Become US Citizen

December 10, 2021
  Presque Isle – This November, NMCC Career Studies student Ailyn Stewart headed to Portland to take a US civics test and complete an interview with US Customs and Immigration Services, the final steps required before becoming a naturalized US citizen. To prepare for the test, Stewart studied 100 questions… Read More

NMCC Instructor Published in Prominent Literary Journals

October 27, 2021
Presque Isle - What have you been doing during the pandemic? David Raymond, chair of the Arts and Science Department at Northern Maine Community College spent extra time doing professional writing. Over the last eighteen months, Raymond has had two articles published in distinguished literary journals. In 2020, The Concord… Read More

NMCC Instructor Tapped to Share Online Learning Expertise at Annual Conference

October 22, 2021
  Presque Isle - A Northern Maine Community College faculty member was one of the highlighted speakers for the Two-Year College English Association Annual Northeast Conference, held virtually on October 15. Dr. Jennifer Graham, an English and communications instructor at NMCC, presented a session entitled “Effortless Engagement Strategies that Support… Read More

Gene Haas Foundation Awards $10,000 to support CNC students

October 15, 2021
Presque Isle – The Gene Haas Foundation has awarded a $10,000 grant to the computer numerical control (CNC) certification program at Northern Maine Community College. The funds are specifically designated to support scholarships and provide financial assistance to students as they pursue manufacturing industry credentials. According to Kathy Looman, Director… Read More

Stackhouse Named Interim Director of Admissions

October 7, 2021
  Aroostook County – Northern Maine Community College is pleased to announce that Sarah Stackhouse has been named the interim director of admissions and outreach. Since January 2020, Stackhouse has served as coordinator of the On-Course for College Program, liaising with career and technical education centers and high schools throughout… Read More

NMCC Auto Tech Program Receives Donation from Maine Automobile Dealers Association

October 1, 2021
Presque Isle - Northern Maine Community College’s automotive technology program received a new mobile tire/wheel lift from the Maine Automobile Dealers Association. This new equipment is the same being used in many dealerships, specialist tire stores, and auto repair shops. It represents the benchmark for quality in the field. According… Read More