Community college names new York Learning Center director

BEATRICE - A new coordinator has been named for one of Southeast Community College's Learning Centers.

Victoria Northrop is the new coordinator for SCC Learning Center at York. Northrop earned her bachelor’s degree in Education from the University of Nebraska at Kearney, and two master’s degrees from Doane University.

Northrop has taught for 30 years in the public schools in Grand Island, Exeter and Hastings School Districts and is an adjunct instructor at Concordia University.

She most recently worked as the Director of the Wessels Living History Farm in York.

The fourth-generation teacher is a native of York.  She's involved in many community organizations including the Optimists and Elks Clubs.  She and her husband Mick have four sons and three grandkids. Her office will be in the Holthus Convention Center.

Southeast Community College has six learning centers throughout the school's 15 county service area of southeast Nebraska.