- “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.
- 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
- 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.
- 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,
- 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
- 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
- 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
- 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
- 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
- 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
- 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
- Registration Open for Production Assistant Boot Camp
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
- MxCC Students Exhibit Research, Academic Talent
Bipolar Disorder, Opiods, Fingerprinting and Journalism among Many Topics Presented at College’s Second Academic Convivium
MIDDLETOWN, Conn., For the second year, MxCC students will make oral and visual presentations of their original research during the College’s academic convivium, which takes place Friday, April 29, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30
- Middlesex Community College Hosts Manufacturing Open House Events
MIDDLETOWN, Conn., (April 22, 2016) – Connecticut’s manufacturing outlook continues to be one of the brightest spots in the economy, meaning skilled workers are in demand. To learn how to train for a manufacturing career or to increase skills for job advancement, Middlesex Community College invites prospective students to
- Summer at the Center for New Media
Summer is a great time to take a class in digital arts or new media. Take a look at our summer offerings and get ahead in your coursework:
ART*250 Digital Photography
COM*101 Intro to Mass Media (online)
COM*120 Social Media (online)
COM*125 New Media Production (online)
COM*173 Public Speaking
- Statement from CSCU President Ojakian on Proposed Tuition Increase
CSCU President Ojakian has proposed a tuition increase for the coming year. To see the official release, please click here. He has also written an open letter to students that can be seen here.
- Middlesex Community College Honor Society Receives Regional Recognition and Awards
Middlesex Community College is proud to announce that the Beta Gamma Xi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) has been recognized for outstanding achievements at the Phi Theta Kappa New England Regional Convention held at the Community College of Rhode Island on March 19.
During the convention, the Beta
- High School Students Make Most of “Experience College Day” at MxCC
Nearly 200 local high school students “took over” Middlesex Community College on Tuesday so they could truly experience life as a college student for a day. The students came from 11 area high schools and spent the day in lecture halls and labs, walking throughout the 38-acre campus, enjoying
- Turn March Madness into Career Madness
Middlesex Community College invites you to turn March Madness into Career Madness at a special event at Chicago Sam’s this Saturday!
Meet ESPN sports anchor Jay Harris
3D Printer Giveaway
The event will be held at Chicago Sam’s Sports Bar & Grille at 51 Shunpike Rd, Cromwell, from
- Thirteen Local Art Teachers Featured in New MxCC Art Exhibit
In recognition of the crucial role art teachers play in the early lives of aspiring painters, illustrators, graphic designers, and other visual artists, Middlesex Community College is hosting its first ever “Primary and Secondary Art Teachers Showcase.” This free exhibit, which features original art created by local teachers using