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April 23, 2014

Northeast Iowa Community College Invests in Sustainability and Efficiency Strategic Priority

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April 9, 2014

Hundreds Attend Robotics Milking Open Barn Event at Iowa's Dairy Center

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April 9, 2014

NICC Leading Implementation of $2.7M U.S. Department of Labor Grant to Upper Explorerland

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April 8, 2014

Advanced Manufacturing Program Made Available to Northeast Iowa High Schools

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events

April 24, 2014, 4-7 p.m.

Calmar: STEM Family Festival

Come to the Calmar campus for a great day of hands-on science, technology, engineering, and math. Get down and dirty with science. Activities will be aimed primarily at 4th-8th graders, but kids of all ages will find plenty of fun things to do.

April 25, 2014, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Peosta/Dubuque: Dubuque Days of Caring

Interested in giving back to your community and environment? Join us on April 25th for the annual YP Days of Caring. From 9:00-3:00pm, NICC will be volunteering at Swiss Valley Nature Center. Learn more in the Peosta Student Life Office.

April 28, 2014, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Peosta: FREE Street Signs

Check out this fun, free novelty event sponsored by iMPACT in the Cougar Cafe!


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Health Information Technology graduate finds career niche

Erin BlockhusErin Blockhus’ quick rise into a top position of professional expertise – within only one year of graduation from Northeast Iowa Community College’s (NICC) Health Information Technology (HIT) program – serves as a case study in the value of adaptability to change, networking, and staying true to a lifelong learner mindset.

 

After graduating from the Calmar campus program in May 2013, Blockhus successfully transformed a professional practical experience and internship into a full-time position as a medical scribe for Mercy Medical Center Cardiology Clinic in Cedar Rapids.

 

Learn more about Blockhus' career as a medical scribe.

An overcrowded, unkept and unsanitary Romanian orphanage defined Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) student Dan Joyce’s first nine years of life until an American couple from Dubuque, Iowa, adopted him in 1994.

His adoption by John and Pauline Joyce proved to be transformational; from his new family he learned to embrace the importance of volunteerism, the value of a college education, the success earned from hard work and the obligation, when we succeed, to give back to others.

- See more at: https://cms.nicc.edu/terminalfour/SiteManager?ctfn=publish&fnno=30&sid=1978&chid=10&lang=en&scid=9203&sp=false&act=32#sthash.kN9yZQBN.dpuf

An overcrowded, unkept and unsanitary Romanian orphanage defined Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) student Dan Joyce’s first nine years of life until an American couple from Dubuque, Iowa, adopted him in 1994.

His adoption by John and Pauline Joyce proved to be transformational; from his new family he learned to embrace the importance of volunteerism, the value of a college education, the success earned from hard work and the obligation, when we succeed, to give back to others.

- See more at: https://cms.nicc.edu/terminalfour/SiteManager?ctfn=publish&fnno=30&sid=1978&chid=10&lang=en&scid=9203&sp=false&act=32#sthash.kN9yZQBN.dpuf