Follett Agreement Saves CSCU Students $4 Million on Textbooks in One Year

September 25, 2018—Today, Mark Ojakian, president of the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU) announced that because a new agreement with Follett Higher Education Group, CSCU students saved over $4 million in textbooks in the 2017–2018 academic year. Last August, CSCU negotiated a five-year agreement with Follett, to manage the 12 community college bookstores which included a $250,000 investment in …

MxCC ranked No. 21 in national Top 40 Affordable Healthcare Schools list

MedicalFieldCareers.com ranks the top 40 affordable healthcare schools and also announces a new scholarship program for students who attend the featured schools. Vista, CA (August 31, 2018) — MedicalFieldCareers.com, a free online resource for students training for careers in healthcare, has announced its list of the Top 40 Affordable Healthcare Schools for 2018–19, and a new scholarship program for their …

California author Janelle Hanchett to discuss memoir at MxCC on Sept. 24

Sept. 5, 2018 — Middlesex Community College will present a special MxCC Reads Book Club event on Monday, September 24, 2018, starting at 12:30 p.m. California-based author, Janelle Hanchett, will answer questions via Skype about her book entitled, I’m Just Happy to Be Here: A Memoir of Renegade Mothering. This virtual meet-the-author event will take place in Chapman Hall, room …

MxCC and Platt High School mark first anniversary at Midstate Chamber event

August 24, 2018 — Middlesex Community College and the Midstate Chamber of Commerce joined together to celebrate the one-year anniversary of MxCC@Platt in Meriden with a special Business After Hours ribbon-cutting event on Thursday, August 23, 2018. MxCC Interim Campus CEO and Academic Dean Steven Minkler and Chamber President Séan Moore welcomed area business, state, and municipal representatives to learn …

First Inmates Earn MxCC Associate Degrees

18 Students from Cheshire Correctional Institution Earn Associate Degrees to Prepare Them for Future Careers Today Marks Inaugural Graduation Ceremony Under Partnership Between Wesleyan University and Middlesex Community College August, 1, 2018 — Governor Dannel P. Malloy delivered the keynote address today at the inaugural graduation ceremony for the Wesleyan University Center for Prison Education (CPE), a program that allows students …