Campus News

‘Gaming for a Cause’ Fundraiser Succeeds Despite Weather Setbacks

December 17, 2020
  Presque Isle – On Saturday the NMCC Falcons esports team kicked off a 24-hour Gaming for a Cause challenge to raise funds for three local nonprofits selected by team members. Starting at noon, the athletes livestreamed their gameplay via the online platform Twitch, broadcasting from the NMCC gymnasium. The… Read More

NMCC Wind Instructor Featured in Clean Energy Career Guide

December 10, 2020
Presque Isle – This month publisher Rowman and Littlefield released a new book in their Practical Career Guide series focused on clean energy technicians. The book includes the day-to-day activities, educational background, and what it takes to succeed in the field of wind power, written for anybody interested in exploring… Read More

NMCC to Broadcast Fall Open House in Partnership with Local Television

October 23, 2020
Presque Isle – In an effort to minimize the community’s exposure to COVID-19, Northern Maine Community College has decided to deliver their annual open house event in an unconventional format this year—via television networks NBC, CBS, and FOX, through a partnership with local station WAGM. Open House is traditionally an… Read More

NMCC Nursing Seniors Receive Generous Financial Incentive

October 2, 2020
Presque Isle – Through the generosity of NMCC Foundation donor Mary Smith, each second-year nursing student will receive up to $800 for nursing program testing fees paid during the 2020-2021 academic year. This includes all testing expenses in preparation for and including the cost of the National Council Licensure Examination… Read More

New leaders emerge at NMCC

September 18, 2020
  Aroostook County — Four employees at Northern Maine Community College started new positions this academic year in the roles of registrar, assistant director of financial aid, academic dean, and department chair for nursing, simulation, and allied health. These internal promotions promise continued excellence and exciting change for students and… Read More

NMCC Physics Instructor Achieves Doctorate

September 4, 2020
Presque Isle – This summer NMCC Physics Instructor Shari Ward completed her EdD in performance improvement leadership through Capella University, placing her among the 1% of Aroostook adults with doctorate-level education. “Striving for this degree was important to me, and I’ve achieved it,” Ward said. “No matter how great we… Read More

New Hires this Fall at NMCC

September 4, 2020
  Presque Isle – This fall Northern Maine Community College welcomes two new full-time faculty members, and one staff member to the team. “Each of these team members brings a level of expertise and insight that we depend on to maintain our position as a leader in higher education, and… Read More

Virtual Info Night Tuesday 8/11

August 7, 2020
If you or anyone you know has questions about continuing your education or leveling-up your career, join NMCC Director of Admissions Wendy Bradstreet for this live-streamed Q&A event on Tuesday, August 11th! Wendy will be discussing unique NMCC programs, what to expect during COVID-19 on campus, and why developing skills… Read More