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NPCC hosts Angel Trees

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Angel Trees sprang up around North Platte Community College Wednesday afternoon. NPCC’s STEM Club and Alpha Beta Theta, the college’s chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, are hosting the trees to help children in need.

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MPCC students participate in UNL Student Research Days

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Members of Mid-Plains Community College’s STEM Club were among those participating in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Student Research Days April 11-15 in Lincoln.

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Boy Scouts learn about astronomy through NPCC

Monday, October 18, 2021

Logan Durnell, of North Platte, looks through a telescope at North Platte Community College Friday. Members of the Boy Scout troop he is in, Troop 81, were able to earn their astronomy merit badges thanks to the help of the college.

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NPCC STEM Club assists with stargazing tour

Thursday, August 19, 2021

John Garcia, North Platte Community College STEM Club president, aligns telescopes in preparation for a stargazing tour at Feather River Vineyards Aug. 18. The STEM Club was asked to provide its expertise for the tour, which is part of a new venture to encourage local tourism.