Christian Bednar Appointed New Assistant Dean of Liberal Studies

Christian Bednar has been appointed the new assistant dean of Liberal Studies at North Shore Community College (NSCC).

Prior to becoming the assistant dean, Chris was the interim assistant dean and a professor in the Communication Skills Department.  He has served as Faculty Coordinator of the Center for Teaching, Learning and … Continue Reading

Lori Weir selected as new director of NSCC’s EOC, ETS, and UB

Lori Weir has joined North Shore Community College (NSCC) as the new Director of the Educational Opportunity Center (EOC), Educational Talent Search (ETS) and the Upward Bound (UB) Program.

The EOC, ETS and UB are Federal TRIO Programs designed to identify and provide services for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds. These programs … Continue Reading

Nadira McDonald selected as new director of NSCC’s Gateway to College Program

Nadira McDonald has joined North Shore Community College (NSCC) as the new director of Gateway to College.

Gateway to College is a college-based, dual-credit program designed specifically for students who have left high school, or are significantly behind in credits and are unlikely to finish high school on time.

Prior to … Continue Reading

NSCC’s VP of Academic Affairs highlights Early College programming leadership

North Shore Community College’s Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dr. Karen Hynick, was a presenter at the recent “The Architecture of Partnership: Connection, Collaboration, Conviviality” at Bard College at Simon’s Rock.

The third annual Early College Conference and Summit featured panels and workshops focused on local and regional partnerships, as … Continue Reading

20 Lynn public high school students graduate from NSCC’s Upward Bound Program

2017UBCollage.jpg-1North Shore Community College (NSCC) recently celebrated the graduation of 20 Lynn Public High School students from NSCC’s Upward Bound Program at a ceremony held at NSCC’s Lynn Campus.

The North Shore Upward Bound program is one of over 900 Upward Bound … Continue Reading

New for fall 2017! NSCC’s Accelerated Substance Abuse Counseling Certificate

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Be part of the solution. North Shore Community College’s (NSCC) new accelerated Substance Abuse Counseling Certificate track offers online and evening coursework at NSCC’s Danvers Campus designed to be completed in nine months. This program will provide health and human service professionals the education necessary to enter into careers related to substance abuse. Continue Reading

NSCC awards $175,000 in student scholarships

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The North Shore Community College (NSCC) Foundation has awarded $175,000 in scholarships to 200 NSCC students who excel in the classroom and in service to the college and community. The NSCC Foundation will award up to $200,000 in scholarship awards this year to incoming and current NSCC students. Continue Reading

Beverly Vietnam Veterans/VFW Award Scholarships to three NSCC Student Veterans

College just got a little more affordable for three North Shore Community College (NSCC) student Veterans, thanks to the generosity of the Beverly Vietnam Veterans and the Beverly VFW Post 545.

Anthony Montenero, a Marine Corps Veteran from Everett, received the Beverly Vietnam Veterans scholarship and Tanya Lopes from Peabody, … Continue Reading

NSCC’s Respiratory Care Program Grads Achieve Highest Pass Rates in MA

For the second year in a row, North Shore Community College’s Respiratory Care Program has received outstanding news from COARC (Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care) concerning their graduates’ passing percentages on national licensing examinations.

NSCC’s Respiratory Care Program graduates achieved the highest pass rates in Massachusetts on the CRT … Continue Reading