Campus News

Students Excel at SkillsUSA

March 28, 2018
Northern Maine Community College students went a perfect nine for nine in the medal count at the recent SkillsUSA Maine Championships held March 1 and 2 in Bangor. More than 900 college and high school trade and technical students from across Maine competed in more than seventy categories at United… Read More

Registrar Celebrates 40 Years of Service

March 23, 2018
In 1977, a gallon of gas cost 63 cents, now it is closer to $2.75. The Dow Jones was under a 1,000, today it is over 24,000, and the first mobile cell phone was still months from being unveiled. Much has changed, but one constant through that time is Betsy… Read More

NMCC Receives Mini-Grant to Assist Students with Short-Term Food Needs

March 23, 2018
Food insecurity touches more folks than most would realize, including college students. Northern Maine Community College is trying to address the problem with what officials are calling their Little Free Food Cart, which recently received a $500 investment from Maine Campus Connect and Maine Cooperative Extension. The Maine Hunger Dialogue… Read More

College Responds to Safety Concern

March 20, 2018
Northern Maine Community College campus officials are grateful for a positive outcome after some tense hours during the late night and early morning hours of March 19 & 20. According to Dr. William Egeler, NMCC Dean of Students, the Presque Isle Police Department notified campus officials of an incident that… Read More

Paul Doiron Speaks at NMCC Library

March 9, 2018
A full audience enjoyed a reading and book signing by Maine author, Paul Doiron at the Northern Maine Community College Edmunds Library on March 5. Doiron is best known for his crime novel series featuring Maine game warden Mike Bowditch. His books have earned several awards including a Barry Award… Read More


March 5, 2018
Due to forecasted inclement weather, the NMCC Job Fair scheduled for March 8 will be rescheduled for Thursday, March 22 at 9:00a.m. Please check our events calendar for up-to-date information: Read More

NMCC Student Nurses Offer a Hand and Boost the Community

March 2, 2018
The Northern Maine Community College Student Nurses’ Association (NMCC SNA) has been very busy throughout the 2017-2018 academic year. The association, consisting of 29 members representing the Presque Isle campus and Nursing students from Houlton and Calais cohorts, continue to participate in events which benefit the community and their education.… Read More

NMCC Job Fair to be held March 8

March 2, 2018
Northern Maine Community College will host its annual job fair on Thursday, March 8, between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in the College gymnasium. The event will provide an opportunity for the public to meet with hiring representatives from over 65 businesses, organizations, and government entities from throughout The County… Read More