Local patients see benefits at student-led eye care clinic

Patrick Albergo, MD gave exams to local residents at MxCC’s 24th Annual Community Eye Care Day on March 6. With continued commitment to the community, Middlesex Community College Ophthalmic Design and Dispensing (OD&D) program students helped local residents in need at the college’s 24th annual Community Eye Care Day held on Monday, March 6. Eye care patients first received ocular …

MxCC is first CT community college to offer online accelerated associate degrees with five-week classes

Middlesex Community College is now offering online accelerated associate degree programs in criminal justice and in general studies. Beginning on July 5, 2017, students can earn associate degrees in only 13 months by enrolling in five-week classes year-round, instead of the traditional 16-week semester. The program, also known as MAP, for Middlesex Accelerated Program, is ideal for students in any …

MxCC@Platt to open in August 2017

The Meriden Board of Education unanimously approved a proposal to relocate Middlesex Community College’s Meriden Center classes to Platt High School on Coe Road at its meeting on Tuesday, March 7. The one-year pilot program, branded as MxCC@Platt, will open in August 2017, with a variety of classes in session Monday through Thursday between 3:30 and 8:15 p.m. MxCC@Platt will …

Middlesex Community College signs transfer agreement with Post University

Post University Academic Provost Elizabeth Johnson, left, and Middlesex Community College President Anna Wasescha prepare to sign an articulation agreement on March 1, 2017 in Middletown, Conn. On March 1, Middlesex Community College and Post University administrators gathered on the Middletown campus to announce a formal transfer articulation agreement between the two colleges. The schools agreed to partner in the …

Author Mary Sharnick Book Signing and Writing Workshop Feb. 28 at MxCC

To recognize and celebrate Black History Month, Middlesex Community College presents author and teacher Mary Sharnick for a fiction reading, writing workshop and book signing. The free event will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 28, from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. in Chapman Hall, room 808, at the Middletown campus on Training Hill Road. Mary Sharnick will read from her third …