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7 Mistakes New College Students Make . . . and How to Avoid Them!

Starting anything new in life can be challenging. Whether you're transitioning to college directly from high school, or have been out of the classroom for a while before taking the plunge back into higher ed, here are several common mistakes you can avoid to ensure a successful first semester.

April 3, 2018

DIY Project Success

Fab Lab Instructor Philip Attanasio gives tips on how to start mapping out your home improvement projects.

March 12, 2018

Welcome to the NCC Fab Lab

Fab Lab Director, Jeffrey Boerner, introduces the Fab Lab to those who are unfamiliar with its functionality

January 25, 2018

What Is Electromechanical Technology?

What if we told you the chair you're sitting in right now was made with the help of an electromechanical technology professional? Electromechanical technology is a field that focuses maintenance and troubleshooting of industrial machinery and equipment.

A broad subject, it teaches students the s...

August 29, 2017

What Do You Know About Working With Transgender Patients?

Many healthcare professionals may not know the approporiate way to treat and care for Transgender individuals. On October 6th, Liz Bradbury will be discussing how to navigate the questions surrounding the Transgender community in healthcare.

August 17, 2017

Eclipse of the Sun

David Raker, adjunct astronomy professor, explains the solar eclipse as well as when and how to safely view it on Monday, August 21st

August 16, 2017

What Is Google Drive?

George Wacker, an adjunct professor at NCC and president of Lehigh Valley With Love Media, discusses how and why to use Google Drive 

June 26, 2017

Experiencing Empathy "On a Molecular Level"

When Professor Cara McClintock-Walsh brought Narrative 4 to NCC, she knew her colleagues and students would be captivated by the story exchange. What she didn't anticipate was her own experience of feeling empathy, as she puts it, "on a molecular level," and the avalanche of possibilities it woul...

June 13, 2017

Full Circle, Part 1: My First Day at NCC

This story begins long before I entered the 275-year-old Moravian campus. It started at a place I called home for the first three years of my college experience: Northampton Community College.

April 12, 2017

Everyone Has a Nature Story

John Leiser, professor of biology, reflects on the upcoming visit to NCC by Bill McKibben, best-selling author and environmental activist.