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  • Middlesex Community College to host fun and informative open house on July 19

    June 21, 2018 — Interested prospective students and their families are invited to explore classes, meet faculty, and experience Middlesex Community College at an open house to be held on Thursday, July 19, 2018. The open house will run from noon to 7:30 p.m. at the Middletown campus located

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  • MxCC and Eversource Partner for Natural Gas Field Tech Certificate with Open House on June 27

    June 21, 2018— Middlesex Community College and Eversource Energy have partnered to offer the Natural Gas Field Technician Certificate, a new program designed to help develop the future workforce in the growing natural gas industry. Classes for the certificate program will begin in August 2018 at Eversource’s new state-of-the-art

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  • Middlesex Institute for Lifelong Learning Celebrates 25th anniversary at MxCC

    June 18, 2018 —Members of the Middlesex Institute for Lifelong Education (MILE) celebrated their 25th anniversary during a luncheon at Middlesex Community College on June 12, 2018.
    Created in 1993 and sponsored by MxCC, MILE is an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization with stimulating educational programs designed by its members. MILE

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  • Connecticut Ballet to Perform at MxCC on July 28

    June 14, 2018—The state’s professional ballet company brings its final summer performance of the annual “Ballet Under the Stars” tour to Middlesex Community College at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 28, 2018. The free event will be held inside Chapman Hall and is open to the public. The campus

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  • Middlesex Community College Graduates Celebrate Their Future at 51st Commencement

    May 24, 2018 —A gorgeous spring evening welcomed 378 graduates and their families to the 51st annual Middlesex Community College commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 24. Held outside on the scenic Middletown campus, the college awarded more than 407 degrees and certificates, including 29 students who earned more than

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  • MxCC Announces Community College Incentive Program with Charter Oak State College

    May 24, 2018—Middlesex Community College (MxCC) and Charter Oak State College announced they have recently signed a Community College Tuition Match Scholarship Agreement. The agreement states that Charter Oak State College will provide the last two years of a bachelor’s degree to graduates from MxCC associate degree programs at

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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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