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  • MxCC Health Information Management Associate Degree Program Earns National Accreditation

    September 9, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — Middlesex Community College is pleased to announce that the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) awarded Initial Accreditation to the college’s associate degree program in Health Information Management (HIM). Middlesex now offers the only nationally accredited HIM associate

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  • MxCC Professor Published in Medical Journal: Up to half of patients withhold life-threatening issues from doctors

    Aug. 14, 2019 (Salt Lake City) — Facing the threat of domestic violence, being a survivor of sexual assault, struggling with depression or thoughts of suicide are four topics that are difficult to broach with anyone. Including those who can help you.
    A new study reveals up to 47.5%

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • Middlesex Community College Announces Academic Award Winners

    May 14, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — On May 3, Middlesex Community College hosted its annual Academic Awards Night to recognize 24 students for high achievement in their academic programs. Dean of Students Adrienne Maslin hosted the event, with a welcome by Campus CEO and Dean of Academic Affairs Steven

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  • Middlesex Community College Foundation Awards 95 Scholarships

    May 7, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — On May 2, the Middlesex Community College Foundation held its annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony and awarded 95 scholarships totaling $89,700. Dean of Students Adrienne Maslin hosted the festive evening, with closing remarks by Foundation Board Chair Julé Crawford. The student recipients were chosen

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  • May 1 Film Premiere at MxCC: Long Island Sound Blue Plan

    April 30, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — Middlesex Community College (MxCC) will host the premiere of the Long Island Sound Blue Plan videos on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in Chapman Hall, Room 808. The video series explores the many facets of the Sound, and how the Blue

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  • Middlesex Community College Unveils Collaborative Learning Space

    April 30, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — Middlesex Community College held a ribbon-cutting ceremony today to celebrate the recently renovated Learning Commons, a fully integrated physical learning space for delivering library services, distance learning, and academic success services. The space is located on the main level of Chapman Hall on

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  • MxCC Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Earns National and Regional Recognition

    April 26, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — The Middlesex Community College (MxCC) chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), Beta Gamma Xi, received the national Distinguished Chapter Officer Team Award at the PTK Catalyst Convention held on April 5 in Orlando, Fla.
    The MxCC chapter was the only one from New

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  • Runners: Register Now for Cap & Gown 5K at Middlesex Community College

    April 18, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — The Middlesex Community College Foundation invites area runners to participate in the 16th Annual Cap and Gown 5K to be held on Friday, May 10, 2019, on the Middletown campus located at 100 Training Hill Road. Race-day registration begins at 4:30 p.m., with

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  • MxCC to Offer CCSU CAD Engineering Course in Middletown This Fall

    April 18, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — For the first time, Middlesex Community College (MxCC) will offer a Central Connecticut State University (CCSU) engineering course to be taught at the Middletown campus in the Fall 2019 semester that begins on August 27.
    The course, Computer Aided Design and Integrated Manufacturing

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  • Natural Gas Field Technician Program Open House Scheduled for April 25

    The certificate program is offered in collaboration with Eversource Energy.
    (April 5, 2019) Middletown, Conn. —  Middlesex Community College and Eversource Energy will again offer the Natural Gas Field Technician Certificate, a program designed to help develop the future workforce in the growing natural gas industry. Classes for the

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  • New Student Registration for the Fall Semester at MxCC begins April 8

    Take classes at Middletown’s hidden gem! Get all the details here: https://mxcc.edu/yourfuture/
    NEW STUDENT OPEN REGISTRATION DAYS
    Designed for new and continuing students who are accepted at MxCC. New students can find more details here: https://mxcc.edu/future-students. Advisors will be on hand to help choose classes.
    Middletown Campus (100 Training Hill Road)
    Monday,

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  • Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Induction Held at MxCC

    March 29, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — The Middlesex Community College (MxCC) chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), Beta Gamma Xi, inducted 53 new members at a ceremony on Friday, March 29, 2019, on the Middletown campus. Phi Theta Kappa, an international honor society that rewards academic excellence while promoting

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  • MxCC Regional President Candidate Forums Open to Public

    The public is invited to attend the Region One, Capitol-East community college Regional President search forums to be held at Middlesex Community College on April 1, 2 & 3. Following a nationwide search, the three final candidates for the Regional President role have been identified and will be meeting with regional leaders,

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  • Prospective Students Enjoy Experience College Day at MxCC

    March 14, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — On March 13, more than 130 high school students took a closer look at Middlesex Community College’s academic programs while getting a feel for campus life during Experience College Day. Students and guidance counselors came from Cochinchaug Regional (Durham-Middlefield), Cromwell, Haddam-Killingworth, Middletown, Platt

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  • MxCC One of First in Connecticut to Train EMT Students with Alternative to Auto-injectors

    February 26, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — Students enrolled in the emergency medical technician (EMT) course at Middlesex Community College are among the first in the state to learn how to administer intramuscular (IM) epinephrine by traditional syringe in cases of anaphylaxis. The Connecticut EMS Medical Advisory Committee and the

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  • MxCC Welcomes Area Legislators at Breakfast

    February 11, 2019 (Middletown, Conn.) — Highlighting unique and affordable educational programs at Middlesex Community College (MxCC) was the focus of the Ninth Annual Legislative Breakfast held February 7 on the Middletown campus.
    State legislators and area town officials who attended included State Representatives Joe Serra, Quentin Phipps, and

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