MxCC Hosts Leadership Panel With Community Leaders

Sep 26, 2013 – This afternoon, Mayor Dan Drew and Senator Paul Doyle participated in a panel discussion on leadership at Middlesex Community College. Students in the Honors Program were given an opportunity to ask questions on leadership.

Both Mayor Drew and Sen. Doyle discussed the responsibilities of being a leader and advised the next generation of leaders to always show respect and have passion, no matter what type of career path they choose.

The panel was facilitated by Dr. Steven Minkler, dean of academic affairs, and Dr. Adrienne Maslin, dean of students.

Founded in 1966, Middlesex Community College ( is part of the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities System. In all it does, Middlesex Community College strives to be the college of its community. By providing high quality, affordable, and accessible education to a diverse population, the college enhances the strengths of individuals through degree, certificate, and lifelong learning programs that lead to university transfer, employment, and an enriched awareness of our shared responsibilities as global citizens. MxCC, recently named a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, offers more than 50 degree or certificate programs at the main 38-acre campus in Middletown, the downtown Meriden Center, and online.