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Focus: Spring/Summer 2019

In the Spring/Summer 2019 issue of Focus, Northeast Iowa Community College spotlights the many "firsts" achieved among students, alumni and business partners.

Henry Tran

First Generation

Henry Tran has a pattern of firsts. He’s a first-generation college student and a first-generation American citizen. Henry was also the first of his friends to pursue a career in fashion journalism.

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Carrie Klein

Historic First

Recently, Carrie Klein achieved a historic first for Northeast Iowa Community College. The Practical Nursing student became one of 20 students nationally to be named to the All-USA Academic Team.

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Joe Hearn

First in Customized Training

After hiring and promoting several employees to management positions, administrators at Dupaco Community Credit Union knew they needed experts to help develop the new managers' leadership skills.

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Rachael Treanor

The First Choice in Career and Technical Education

Training for a welding career, and selecting the right college, was an easy decision for Rachael Treanor.

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Zach Dillon

Another Chance at a First Degree

After putting his education on hold for a dream job, Zach discovered he was just one class short of finishing his A.A. degree.

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