Heroin Epidemic: Charting a New Course

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On Wednesday, April 20th from 2-4pm, NSCC’s Health Services will be hosting a NECCUM-sponsored panel discussion on the “Heroin Epidemic: Charting a New Course” in the Danvers Math & Sciences lecture hall DS-119. Chief Leonard Campanello from the Gloucester Police Department will be presenting the successful strategies employed by the Gloucester PD to combat this epidemic. Other panel members will include Donna Pellegrino from Spectrum, Steve Chisholm, Coordinator of the NSCC Drug & Alcohol Program, Mike Duggan, a recovered addict, as well as an affected family member. Continue Reading

NSCC’s 35th Forum on Tolerance, Incarceration, Time Served, Now What?

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Often, those who have paid their debt to society find themselves stigmatized by having a criminal record. North Shore Community College’s (NSCC) 35th Forum on Tolerance, Incarceration, Time Served, Now What?, focuses on understanding and healing for those reentering the community after a conviction, the community that accepts them, and the criminal justice system as a whole. Continue Reading

Perspectives on Latino Identity, Open Panel at NSCC, October 22



“Latino” – how much does this label represent you?  North Shore Community College’s  open panel discussion, Perspectives on Latino Identity, will explore this issue on Wednesday, October 22, 11:30a.m.-1p.m. at NSCC’s Lynn Campus gym, 300 Broad Street.  The panel … Continue Reading