Today's Events

Virtual Interactive Forum - "Thirteen Minutes: Winning, Losing, and Learning as Taught by the 2016 Election"

  • September 24, 2020 , 11 a.m.
  • Virtual

The Center for Civic and Community Engagement invites you to a free virtual interactive forum on the book “Thirteen Minutes: Winning, Losing, and Learning as Taught by the 2016 Election” authored by Samuel Chen, NCC’s Assistant Professor of Pol...

Celebrate lives transformed!

  • September 24, 2020 , 6:30 - 7 p.m.
  • Virtual

Join NCC President Mark Erickson, our students and benefactors for a fast-paced, high-energy virtual celebration of our s...

Earn your Certificate in Landscape Design!

  • September 24, 2020 , 6:30 p.m.

Yearning to get out of your house?! Enroll in our Landscape Design Essentials Course, starting September 24 from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. Taught by horticulturalist, Lori Metz, you will learn how to create an entry garden, island or container bed, or best of all, an outdoo...

Announcements

Screening and Discussion of "RBG"

  • September 30, 2020 , 8:00 p.m.
  • Virtual/ArtsQuest@Home

Join me for a screening and discussion of the documentary "RBG" courtesy of ArtsQuest at Home on Wednesday 9/30 at 8:00 pm. Anyone can watch the film on their own through Hulu or Amazon Prime (or rent it through ArtsQuest) and then join me at 8:00 for a virtual dis...

PSECU SwipeStakes

  • October 1, 2020

Starting October 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020, you’ll have the opportunity to use your PSECU credit and debit cards for a chance to win $500 in our “SwipeStakes.” The more you use your PSECU cards this fall, the more chances you’ll h...

Centering and Calming Art Making for Self-Care

  • October 1, 2020 , 11 a.m.or 2 p.m.
  • Virtual

Please inform students of this students-only session...thanks! This workshop is for students who may want to creatively de-stress, self-express, play and create through visual art a representation of how they are emotionally feeling, and through cre...

On Line cooking

  • September 29, 2020 , 6 - 8 p.m.
  • on line

Learn the method of making pasta dough for ravioli and tortellini from your own kitchen. Join our own Chef Gayle to create a great entree with quick and easy sauces. Tues Sep 29n from 6-8pmRegister for Ravioli and Tortellini  

Community Programs September Art Classes - Open for Registration

  • September 25, 2020

Learn something new!Pottery- Friday, September 25For details and to register, click the link below. 

Important Friendly Reminder to Instructors

Important friendly reminder to instructors: Please be sure to upload your syllabus in the syllabus tab in your course/s and add your instructor information in the Your Instructor tab. Thank you for your continued cooperation!

Pre-bagged H.O.P.E Food Pantry Distribution

  • September 28, 2020 , 1 - 3 p.m.

Date: Weekly each Monday from 1- 3 p.m.Dear NCC Campus Community,We hope you are staying safe and healthy during these uncertain times. In order to best serve those who are food insecure during COVID-19, we will be...

Food Pantry Distribution - Monroe Campus

  • September 28, 2020 , 1 - 3 p.m.

The Monroe Campus Food Pantry will have a drive-thru pick up at the former bus stop by Pocono Hall. Milk, kindly donated by Lehigh Valley Dairy, will be available on September 28 only, first-come, first-serve. Future dates will be determined. Questio...

Fall 2020 Starfish Progress Surveys Now Open

  • September 28, 2020

Progress surveys for Fall 2020 are now available in Starfish. You have until 11p.m. on 9/28/20 to complete your progress survey(s). If you did not receive the announcement on Monday, please check the junk folder in your NCC email account for directions and links...

Staying mentally well during COVID-19

  • September 25, 2020 , 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
  • Virtual

Just about everyone has had challenges related to the impact of COVID-19. Students attending this workshop will learn various tips for staying mentally well during this difficult time, will learn and practice a proven approach for improving one's emotional state...

NCC Headlines

The Pandemics Impact on Educators

"NCC is changing in ways that ultimately will make us better - for our students and employers," NCC President Mark Erickson said recently at a meeting of the Lehigh Valley Economic Development Education and Talent Supply Council. Read more about how the pandemic is...

Solutions for Addressing the Climate Change Crisis

  • By: Maria Dietrich, Assistant Director, International Education

Maria Dietrich, assistant director of international education, writes about attending, with NCC students, the annual Trottier Symposium, hosted by the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED) at McGill Unive...

A Move to the Cloud

  • September 22, 2020

NCC's transition to Workday is featured in this Inside Higher Ed piece:

Dental Pins at the Drive-In

  • By: Mia Rossi

The NCC dental hygiene program held their pinning ceremony at a unique and fun location this September.

NCC Makes Student Voting Honor Roll

  • By: Mia Rossi

NCC made the list of Washington Monthly’s 2020 Best Colleges for Student Voting.

Hispanic Americans: A History of Serving Our Nation

  • By: By: M. Teresa Donate, Professor Emerita

Teresa Donate, professor emerita, writes about how the national celebration of Hispanic heritage is an affirmation of the presence and contributions of LatinX in the United Sates.

Staff Appreciation 2020

  • September 4, 2020

A longtime NCC tradition, the annual Staff Appreciation Dinner is typically a fun party held in the Spartan Center to celebrate faculty and staff achievements. Due to COVID, things were much different this year.

Shout Outs

NCC Notary Program Exam Passing Rate 2nd in State!

According to the Pennsylvania State Bureau of Elections & Notaries, students who completed NCC Community Education's Notary Basics Class in 2019 had the second highest exam pass rate (87.5%) in the entire state!

FAFSA Made Easy

  • August 27, 2020 , FAFSA Made Easy

Your students do not need to be anxious about the FAFSA form! Direct them to this video for a quick look at how to make filling out the form easier! 

Congratulations Jim Von Schilling!

  • August 24, 2020

Congratulations to Jim Von

Our Students Speak: Students Talk About Mental Health Amid COVID-19

  • June 4, 2020 , 7:00 p.m.

A big shout-out to NCC Monroe student Victoria Barrios, Applied Psychology Major,who will be representing Northampton Community College and participating in a virtual live panel discussion and student talk on Mental Health amid Covid-19.Victoria will be joined by o...

American Red Cross Disaster Team

Beth Ritter-Guth has been accepted as a volunteer for the American Red Cross Disaster Team. While her service is centered on serving Carbon County, she will be undergo formal training to respond to all national disasters. She hopes to hone her skills in wildernes...