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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • The Darrell D. and Julia Stark Scholarship—Creating a Legacy for MxCC Student Veterans

    When Darrell Stark passed away in February 2016, he left behind a legacy of love and commitment to others that his family and friends decided to celebrate in a permanent way. Thus was born the Darrell D. and Julia Stark Scholarship for veterans choosing to attend Middlesex Community College.

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • Middlesex Community College 50th anniversary on display at Legislative Office Building in Hartford February 1–14

    As students return to spring classes, Middlesex Community College is continuing a yearlong celebration to mark the 50th anniversary of its founding.
    From February 1 to 14, a retrospective photographic display is open for public viewing in the lower concourse of the Legislative Office Building in Hartford. The MxCC

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  • MxCC Computer Club Giveaway Contest Winners

    MxCC students Amy Heidel, Brandy Dykas, and Sherry Moran receive laptops from the Computer Club Laptop Giveaway Contest in December.
    Thanks to the persistence of Middlesex Community College professors Lou Sappia and Donna Hylton, along with the generosity of many (see donor list below), the MxCC Computer Club will

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  • Middlesex Community College Foundation recognizes donors and welcomes board members

    The Middlesex Community College Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of their annual donor awards, presented at its annual meeting on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. Honorees include Sharon Griffin of the Peach Pit Foundation in Durham, Conn. (Donor Recognition Award); Nan Zimmer of Portland, Conn. (Corporator Award); and

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  • “Magic Food Bus” food pantry opens for business at Middlesex Community College

    Middletown, Conn.—Middlesex Community College opened the doors to its new “Magic Food Bus” with a grand opening ceremony today (Sept. 21) at noon in the lower parking lot on campus, the pantry’s permanent location. The Magic Food bus is a free food pantry serving MxCC students and staff.
    Students,

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  • Middlesex Community College kicks off 50th anniversary celebration

    As students return to fall classes, Middlesex Community College (MxCC) is beginning a yearlong celebration to mark the 50th anniversary of its founding.
    The first event was held on Sept. 7, when MxCC President Anna Wasescha accepted an “Official Citation” from the Connecticut General Assembly. State Rep. Matthew Lesser

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  • Online Equipment Reservations

    New this fall, students can now reserve equipment online. In order, to reserve equipment, both online and in-person, students must get certified. Once you are certified to use the equipment, an email will be sent to you to create an account, and then you can use the online system.

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  • Meet New Health Information Management Coordinator Jill Flanigan on August 22

    Beginning this fall, Jill Flanigan, MLS, MS, RHIT, will serve as the new, full-time assistant professor and coordinator for the MxCC Health Information Management program.
    Students and colleagues are invited to a special ‘meet and greet’ to be held on Monday, August 22, at 5:30 p.m. in Wheaton Hall,

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  • Center for New Media Students Design Digital Signage for New Meigs Point Nature Center

    If you haven’t had a chance to visit the new Meigs Point Nature Center, which opened in May, now is a great time to go! The newly constructed Nature Center features four exhibits with many different types of wildlife local to Connecticut. The Nature Center also features 60 digital signs and four larger-than-life

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  • Center for New Media Orientation on August 25

    Students in the Center for New Media (Broadcast-Cinema, Communication, Fine Arts/Graphic Design, and Multimedia majors) at Middlesex Community College are invited to an exclusive orientation JUST FOR YOU!

    After the New Student Orientation on Thursday, August 25, join us for a specialized orientation, just for students in the Center for

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  • Largest Class Graduates From MxCC

    Senator Blumenthal Joins Chorus of Congratulations 
    MIDDLETOWN, CONN., (June 1, 2016) – For the third year in a row, Middlesex Community College has awarded degrees to a record-setting number of students.  The College’s 49th commencement ceremony, held May 26, included 471 students, which is a 14 percent increase over

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  • MxCC Students Named “All Connecticut Academic Team” Award Winners

    MIDDLETOWN, CONN., (May 16, 2016) – Two Middlesex Community College students were recognized for their academic and leadership achievements during the annual All-Connecticut Academic Team awards ceremony held at the state capitol building in Hartford on Friday April 29. Michael Stielau, a MIS major student from Middletown, and Ceara

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  • MxCC Now Offering 100+ Online Career Training Programs

    Middletown, Conn. – May 12, 2016 – In an effort to help residents prepare for a new career or advance in a current position, Middlesex Community College’s Continuing Education department has made more than 100 high-quality online career training courses available through its partnership with Ed2go.com. Residents can enroll

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  • Students Inducted into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

    MIDDLETOWN, Conn., (April 27, 2016) – In recognition of their academic excellence, leadership, fellowship, and service, 70 Middlesex Community College students were inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society during a ceremony held at the College on April 22.  As new members of the award-winning Beta Gamma Xi

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  • Arts & Media Festival To Be Held on May 21

    Join us for the 12th Annual Arts & Media Festival, a celebration of the best work created by MxCC students. This year the festival will take place on Saturday, May 21 from 6-9 p.m.
    The best graphics, photography, videos, art, and design will be on display. Join us for an evening

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