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CT Community Colleges and Xometry Announce Full Tuition Scholarships for Manufacturing Students  

The Connecticut community colleges and technology company Xometry were joined by Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology and Connecticut’s Chief Manufacturing Officer Paul Lavoie at Asnuntuck Community College on Oct. 4 to announce 19 full-tuition scholarships for advanced manufacturing students at nine community colleges across the state to help increase the state’s manufacturing workforce. The scholarships are available for students attending: …

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 …