MxCC Helps to Fill State’s Manufacturing Job Shortage

July 16, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — Middlesex Community College kicked off a five-week “Skill Up for Manufacturing” training program at Vinal Technical High School in Middletown on July 8. In addition to basic manufacturing skills such as milling and turning, students are learning soft skills in a simulated work environment. Fifteen students are taking advantage of the free intensive course, …

Middlesex Community College Graduates Celebrate 52nd Commencement in Meriden

May 30, 2019 (Meriden, Conn.) — Middlesex Community College held its 52nd Annual Commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 30, 2019, when 419 students were conferred 456 degrees and certificates. Due to inclement weather, the ceremony, which is normally held on the Middletown campus, was moved indoors to O.H. Platt High School in Meriden, a satellite campus for the college. U.S. …

MxCC Student Inspired by Internship with Governor

May 28, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — Megan Wallett, of Middlefield, is a 2014 graduate of Mercy High School and had been attending the University of Connecticut as an English major for the past few years. But in the Spring 2019 semester, she transferred to Middlesex Community College in Middletown to live closer to home. “I always knew about Middlesex because …

Congresswoman Jahana Hayes to Speak at Middlesex Community College Commencement

May 14, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — United States Representative Jahana Hayes of Connecticut’s 5th Congressional District will be the commencement speaker at Middlesex Community College. Ceremonies will take place in Middletown on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 6 p.m. “I am so delighted that U.S. Representative Jahana Hayes will be our commencement speaker this year. Her personal story as a …