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  • MxCC Brings Awareness to Manufacturing Industry Needs

    May 18, 2018—Middlesex Community College hosted their annual Manufacturing Awareness Day on Wednesday, May 15, 2018, on the Middletown campus. The morning program welcomed more than 100 prospective high school students, current students, local adult education programs, as well as anyone from the public interested in the manufacturing industry.

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  • Middlesex Community College Students Receive Scholarships

    May 2018—The Middlesex Community College Foundation hosted its annual Scholarship Awards Night and presented 42 scholarships to 81 students at a May 2 ceremony. The scholarships are funded by donations from individuals, businesses, service and civic organizations, alumni, and charitable foundations, and by proceeds from special Foundation events, notably

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  • Academic Awards Presented to MxCC Students

    May 10, 2018 —Twenty-five students were selected as 2018 Academic Award recipients from Middlesex Community College. Awards were presented to students during a ceremony on May 4. A college tradition for 13 years, the event recognized second-year students who have excelled in their studies. Retiring professor Nancy Kelly served as

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  • Middlesex Community College: Small Institution, Big Impact

    April 30, 2018 – Students are the center of Middlesex Community College.
    Since 1966, more than 80,000 students have attended MxCC. Tens of thousands have earned associate degrees and certificates. Many continued their education to a bachelor’s degree and beyond. Most have led successful careers and paid it forward by

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  • Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Inducts 64 New Members at MxCC

    April 20, 2018 — The Middlesex Community College (MxCC) chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), Beta Gamma Xi, inducted 64 new members at a ceremony on Friday, April 20, 2018, on the Middletown campus. Phi Theta Kappa, an international honor society that rewards academic excellence while promoting leadership, fellowship,

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  • MxCC Students Brittney Cotrona and Alan Marshall Receive All-Connecticut Academic Team Award Honors

    April 10, 2018 —Two Middlesex Community College students, Brittney Cotrona of Meriden and Alan Marshall of Middletown, were recognized for their academic achievements and leadership accomplishments on Friday, April 6, 2018, at the State Capitol during the annual All-Connecticut Academic Team awards ceremony. Cotrona and Marshall are members of

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  • Runners: Register Now for Cap and Gown 5K Run/Walk at Middlesex Community College

    April 5, 2018 — The Middlesex Community College Foundation invites local runners to participate in the 15th Annual Cap and Gown 5K Run/Walk to be held on Friday, May 11, 2018, at the MxCC Middletown campus on 100 Training Hill Road. Race-day registration begins at 4:30 p.m., with a

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  • Local Businesses Learned About Partnerships and Training Offered by Middlesex Community College Experts

    April 5, 2018 — Middlesex Community College welcomed area business representatives to a complimentary Business Partner Breakfast event on Thursday, March 29, 2018. More than 60 companies, nonprofits, and individuals came to the Middletown campus to learn about cost-effective training solutions offered by experts at MxCC.
    The MxCC Business

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  • Middlesex Community College Hosts Poetry Reading by State College Winners Featuring MxCC Student Mari Spallone

    April 2, 2018 — Middlesex Community College student Mari Spallone of Clinton, Conn., was selected as a 2017–18 Connecticut Student Poet by the Connecticut Poetry Circuit. Spallone joined four other college student winners from Yale, Wesleyan, Trinity, and Quinnipiac for a poetry reading on Thursday, March 29, 2018, on

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  • Prospective Students Explore Experience College Day at MxCC

    March 21, 2018 — Experience College Day, held on March 15, 2018, was a useful, informative, and enjoyable event for 122 high school students and 24 counselors who took a closer look at Middlesex Community College academic programs while getting a feel for campus life.
    Middlesex faculty also led

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  • Free Community Electronics Recycling Event on April 26 at MxCC

    March 22, 2018 — In celebration of Earth Week, the Middlesex Community College Computer Club is partnering with Green Monster e-Cycling of West Hartford to sponsor the College’s annual electronics recycling event on Thursday, April 26, at the Middletown campus, 100 Training Hill Road, lower parking lot. Electronic donations

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  • Middlesex Community College Phi Theta Kappa Chapter Honored at Regional Meeting

    March 12, 2018 — The Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society, Beta Gamma Xi chapter at Middlesex Community College, received several awards at PTK’s New England Regional Convention held in Manchester, Conn., on March 9 and 10, 2018.
    On behalf of the chapter, MxCC students York Clement of Berlin

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  • Middlesex Community College Student Mari Spallone to be featured in Poetry Reading by State Winners on March 29

    Please note, this event has been rescheduled from March 8 to March 29 due to inclement weather.
    February 27, 2018 — Middlesex Community College student Mari Spallone of Clinton, Conn., has been selected as a 2017–18 Connecticut Student Poet by the Connecticut Poetry Circuit. Spallone joins four other college student

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  • Ben Parker, “BENDS AND SHADOWS”

    MARCH 26th—MAY 4th, 2018
    Opening Reception on Monday, April 2nd, 11am –1pm in Pegasus Gallery.                            
    Ben Parker’s folded paper works are grounded in geometric origami practice and formal abstraction.  His approach transcends the expected limitations of single sheet manipulation through tessellating explorations of depth, light, shadow, material and seemingly

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  • MxCC Graduates Find Their Potential in Summer Health Sciences Enrichment Program

    MxCC alumnus Mukshud Ahamed, left, with Professor Cheryl Eckert, center, and MxCC alumnus Erwin Ndwiga. The alums presented their experiences with the Summer Health Professions Education Program at Columbia and Yale last summer.
    Feb. 8, 2018 – Recent Middlesex Community College graduates Erwin Ndwiga (Meriden) and Mukshud Ahamed (Westbrook) shared

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  • Middlesex Community College Health Information Management Certificate Program Earns Highly Regarded National Approval

    Jan 31, 2018 – Middletown, Conn.—Middlesex Community College is pleased to announce that the Health Information Management Certificate program has been approved by the Professional Certificate Approval Program (PCAP) Council of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) as of January 2018. The PCAP approval identifies medical coding education programs

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  • Multiple Grants Support Innovative Programs at Middlesex Community College

    Jan 29, 2018 – Middlesex Community College has recently received $183,824 in several grants to support a variety of academic and civic engagement projects during the 2017-18 academic year. Steven Minkler, dean of Academic Affairs and lead campus administrator, announced the awards in a memo to the college community on

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  • Free Federal & State Tax Preparation Available for MxCC Students

    Jan 29, 2018- VITA – Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
    Free Federal and State Income Tax assistance by IRS trained and certified volunteers is available at Middlesex Community College for students with incomes under $55,000. You can save up to $150 in tax preparation services alone.
    Volunteers will ensure that you

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  • Bristol-Myers Squibb donates veterinary lab equipment to Middlesex Community College

    Jan 22, 2018 – Middletown, Conn.—Students in the Middlesex Community College veterinary technology program are benefitting from $30,000 worth of clinical and laboratory equipment donated by Bristol-Myers Squibb last fall. The drugmaker is in the process of moving its Wallingford research and development operations out of state by the end

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  • In the art gallery through March 2: Melanie Carr with reception January 24

    Jan 18, 2018
    In Pegasus Gallery and the Niche:
    Melanie Carr—“Recent Work”
    January 17 to March 2, 2018
     
    Middlesex Community College
    Reception and artist’s talk: Wednesday, January 24, from 5–7 p.m. in Pegasus Gallery
    Melanie Carr’s dynamic art practice includes sculpture, installation, and interactive projects. Viewer-focused forms, materials,

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