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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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April 7, 2014

NICC Diversity Committee Sponsoring 'The Deaf Duckling' April 22-23

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events

April 16, 2014, 10 a.m.

Welcome Wednesday Visit Day

The Welcome Wednesday two-hour visit program is an excellent opportunity for prospective students to meet with faculty about our programs of study and learn about life as an NICC student. Register today at www.nicc.edu/comevisit.

April 16, 2014, 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Calmar: Adopt-A-Highway Clean Up

A great opportunity to keep the road in front of our campus clean, get to know others, and serve your community. Sign-up in the Student Life Office for Adopt-a-Highway. Join us in the ditches in front of the campus; free pizza afterward for those who help.

April 17, 2014

All College Day: No Classes

No classes on April 17 due to All College Day.


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Early interest in tractors and machinery fuels career ambitions

Nathan GrellAn affinity for John Deere tractors at his grandparents’ farm fueled Nathan Grell’s inquisitive childhood and interest in agricultural machinery, maintenance and repair.

 

“When I was growing up, I really enjoyed working on my grandparents’ 1949 John Deere B tractor and its two-cylinder engine,” Grell said, who is graduating in May from the Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) John Deere TECH program at the Calmar campus.

 

Learn more about how Grell's passion lead him to sucess within the John Deere TECH program.

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