Forty-one MxCC Students Receive Scholarships

The Middlesex Community College Foundation, Inc., hosted its annual Scholarship Reception and presenting awards to 41 students. All winners were selected by the Foundation’s Scholarship Committee which reviewed completed applications and ensured all criteria was met. Students received their awards, which totaled more than $32,500 combined, at a May 11 ceremony on campus. “The MxCC Foundation Scholarship program rewards the …

New Officers Elected To Lead MxCC Foundation

The Middlesex Community College Foundation board of directors elected four new officers recently: George M. Eames IV (president of Lee Manufacturing in Wallingford) as chairperson, Dr. Mark D. Benigni (superintendent of schools in Meriden) as vice chairperson, and Anne Cassady of Durham (professor emerita from MxCC) as secretary. Additionally two long-time, active Middletown residents, attorney Julé A. Crawford and retired …

Husband and Wife Win Best Overall In 9th Annual MxCC $cholarship 5K

Brian Nelson and Lisa Nelson, a husband-and-wife running “team” from Rockville, Conn., won the men’s and women’s titles in the ninth annual MxCC $cholarship 5K held Saturday, October 29. In winning the Overall Open Championship, Brian Nelson, 31, set a new record time for the course: 16 minutes, 32 seconds, smashing the previous record of 17:11 held by Brendan Atkin …

Seventy-seven MxCC Students Receive Scholarships

The Middlesex Community College Foundation, Inc., hosted its annual Scholarship Reception and presented 28 different awards to 77 students. All winners were selected by the Foundation’s Scholarship Committee which reviewed completed applications and ensured all criteria was met. Students received their awards, which totaled more than $40,000 combined, at a May 6 ceremony on campus. “We are pleased to offer …

Scott Holmes Wins the MxCC $cholarship 5K Run/walk

Scott Holmes of Middletown set a 5:50/M pace and placed first overall with a time of 18:04.0. Manya Swick of Niantic won the Overall Female Open Winners with a new course record time of 19:41:0. Emily Halligan of Middlefield set the old overall female record in 2008. Wallingford resident, Jim Drummond, placed second in his category and 4th overall with …