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  • Middlesex Community College is excited to announce today the results of its second annual Red Moon Fest fundraiser. Proceeds from the event total $25,000 in donations, surpassing the amount raised at last year’s event. More than 220 guests enjoyed local beers and wine, sweet cupcakes from Nora Cupcake Company, and flavorful hors d’oeuvres, while they […]

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  • Three MxCC students Dan Dalhstrom, Hollie Kinney, and Andrew Saxe, along with MxCC’s Film Industry Training Program graduate, Kerey Viswanathan, took home two awards from the 48 Hour Film Project.  The team’s short film titled John & Clara won the Best Writing Award and the Audience Award. “Being able to participate in this film project was my first […]

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  • As students returned to campus today, they were welcomed back with brand new classrooms in Chapman Hall! Room 605 has been transformed into a high-definition screening room, complete with new carpets, furniture, and updated technology to maximize the learning experience. Rooms 610 and 612 have been combined into a new media production classroom with updated […]

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  • MxCC’s Center for New Media was featured in an article in The Middletown Press. The piece highlighted the different changes coming to the College, including the renovation of Chapman Hall for the Center for New Media. “One of the big construction projects is the creation of the Center for New Media in Chapman Hall. All […]

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  • Renovations in the lower level of Chapman Hall began this week as part of phase one for the cutting-edge Center for New Media. Phase one, set to be complete for the Fall 2013 semester, includes updating and combining existing classrooms. After phase one is complete, there will be a high definition screening room, a new […]

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  • The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) and MxCC’s Corporate Media Training Center have recently completed a new educational video designed to assist local fire departments with forest fire protection. This 10-minute video titled “Handline Construction for Forest Fire Control” was used by the National Park Service for their wildland fire training class. […]

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  • The Center for New Media is proud to announce two new courses for the fall semester: New Media Production and Digital Cinematography. Each exciting course offers a hands-on learning experience. Register today by visiting myCommNet or contact Rich Lenoce for more information. COM*125/DGA*125 New Media Production Mondays 01:20 pm-04:10 pm This course is an introduction […]

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  • The annual Arts and Media Festival showcases projects produced by MxCC Humanities division students. In addition to the student film and multimedia projects screening, student art works are displayed throughout the Jean Burr Smith Library, Pegasus Gallery and the Niche. This exhibition allows each instructor to share the most accomplished examples of student skill, ingenuity […]

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  • Would you like the opportunity to learn the skills needed to work on a motion picture or television set?  In Connecticut’s growing film industry, production assistants are the most sought-after entry level position in this exciting field. This intensive 32-hour “Boot Camp” is an ideal way to learn the skills required to get your foot […]

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  • Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education Interim President Philip E. Austin announced on Monday that Middlesex Community College (MxCC) in Middletown was awarded a $2.5 million U.S. Department of Labor Trade Adjustment Act Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) Grant for a New Media Studies initiative to help establish and support specific pathways in […]

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