Middlesex Community College’s Meriden Center Awarded Grants

Students at MxCC’s Meriden Center will benefit from two new grants this semester, awarded by the Cuno Foundation and the Meriden Foundation. The Cuno Foundation awarded $4,840 to fully fund the Meriden Center’s New York Times in College project for the entire academic year. This grant will pay for subscriptions to the print and digital versions of The New York Times and support the …

MxCC Scholarship Road Races Expands for 10th Anniversary

For the past nine years Middlesex Community College has held a 5K to benefit student scholarships and programs. To celebrate the tenth anniversary of the race, MxCC is expanding the event, making it more exciting for participants. New this year, there will be a 10K race in addition to the 5K race with new courses for both, as well as …

MxCC’s Fast-Track Math Initiative A Success

Twenty-eight students participated in a two-week intensive course designed to help students brush-up on basic math skills found much success. The goal of the Fast-Track Math Initiative is for incoming students to increase their math course placement, allowing less time to be spent in developmental math courses, lower the cost of college for students, and accelerate the time students need …

Former ESPN Producer, Joe Franco, Hosts a Celebration of All Things “Made in Connecticut” at MxCC Foundation’s Second Annual Red Moon Fest on September 7

Just as the red moon is a unique and mystical natural phenomenon, the Middlesex Community College Foundation, Inc.’s Red Moon Fest is a unique – and perhaps mystical – celebration of all things “grown, made, or created in Connecticut.” The Red Moon Fest, which benefits Middlesex Community College students and facilities, includes a live and silent auction, performance by local …

MxCC Foundation Awards Scholarships to Nine High School Students

To reach more students within the region, the Middlesex Community College Foundation has offered a new scholarship program to 20 area high schools. After careful review of applications and guidance counselor recommendations, the Foundation has awarded $1,000 scholarships to nine graduating high school students who will be attending full-time at Middlesex Community College this fall.The scholarship is open to high …