Learn About Consumer-Protection Issues at FREE MCC Event New Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/21/2019 1:11 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Community Education and Career Training Division will host a consumer-protection discussion with Assistant Attorney General Bill O’Hearn, Deputy Chief of the state’s Consumer Advocacy & Response Division, at 2 p.m. Monday,...
 
Keep Kids & Teens Engaged This Summer with MCC College for Kids Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/21/2019 1:06 PM
It’s not too early to start planning for summer! Enrollment is now open for Middlesex Community College’s popular College for Kids 2019 summer program..

College for Kids offers one- and three-week, full- and half-day summer programs for children and...
 
Award-Winning Poet January Gill O’Neil to Read at MCC Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/21/2019 1:06 PM
As part of its Visiting Writers Series, Middlesex Community College will host award-winning poet January Gill O’Neil reading and discussing her work at 12:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25, in the Federal Building Assembly Room, 33 Kearney Square, on the Lowell...
 
Middlesex CC to Host Workforce Training Fund Grants Info Session Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/21/2019 1:05 PM
Middlesex Community College will host a FREE Information Session for businesses seeking Workforce Training Fund (WFTF) grants from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 6, in Trustees’ House (Building 4) on the Bedford campus, 591 Springs Road....
 
Enroll Now in MCC’s Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide Course  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/21/2019 1:05 PM
Enrollment is now open for Middlesex Community College’s Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide Certificate Training Program, which prepares students for an entry-level career as a nurse assistant. Upon successful completion of this noncredit program, students...
 
Middlesex Community College Offers Education Programs  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/21/2019 1:05 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Education Programs help prepare students interested in teaching as a career. Spring courses begin Tuesday, Jan. 22, and it’s not too late to register.

Students may choose from the following degree or certificate programs:...
 
Middlesex Community College Named a Military Friendly School  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/19/2019 12:42 PM
Middlesex Community College has been designated a 2019 Silver-Level Military Friendly® School by VIQTORY. MCC supports veterans and their families through Veterans Resource Centers in Bedford and Lowell, a Veterans Advisory Board, and other special veteran...
 
MCC Offers Fun Courses for Youth During February Vacation Week  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/19/2019 12:42 PM
Kids and teens can make the most of February vacation week at Middlesex Community College!

MCC’s Corporate and Community Education & Training program is offering a variety of fun, noncredit courses designed for youth, ages 10 to 15. Courses focus...
 
MCC Food Pantries Provide Stability During State of Insecurity  Attachment
by Ronald Campbell
 2/15/2019 1:13 PM
As the cost of college rises, a report released today from the Government Accountability Office, a nonpartisan congressional watchdog, revealed the growing number of students at risk of being food insecure.

“Today’s report to Congress from the Government...
 
Register Now for Accelerated Mini-mester II at MCC  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/13/2019 1:29 PM
Registration is now open for Middlesex Community College’s Spring Mini-mester II, which runs March 25 through May 14. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.

“Our popular Mini-mesters – accelerated, eight-week sessions – are just one more...
 
Middlesex Community College Offers Pharmacy Technician Course Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/13/2019 1:28 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Corporate and Community Education & Training program is offering a Pharmacy Technician course. Classes are held Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30 to 9 p.m. and run Feb. 19 through May 16 on the Lowell campus.

This...
 
Future Teacher Turned to MCC for Community – and Affordability  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/13/2019 1:27 PM
When Dana Shahar graduated from Bedford High School in 2015, many of her peers headed off to Ivy League schools. She took a gap year to travel and figure out what career path to pursue.

In the fall of 2016, Shahar enrolled at Middlesex Community College....
 
MCC Students Receive $50k in Funding to Help Launch Businesses Attachment
by Ronald Campbell
 2/13/2019 1:27 PM
Middlesex Community College students enrolled in the Launch Your Business Now program, an innovative applied-entrepreneurship certificate program designed to encourage students to start or grow a business, just wrapped up an intensive semester and had...
 
MCC’s Commonwealth Honors Program Encourages Challenge Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/7/2019 1:01 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Commonwealth Honors Program (CHP) offers unique learning opportunities for students who elect to study at a more challenging, advanced level.

The Commonwealth Honors Program at MCC is part of an integrated network of...
 
Enroll Now in MCC’s Children’s Behavioral Health Certificate  Attachment
by Ronald Campbell
 2/6/2019 12:48 PM
There is still time to enroll in Middlesex Community College’s new Children’s Behavioral Health Certificate Program. Registration is now open and spring-semester courses begin Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019.

Launched fall semester, this 19-credit Human Services...
 
MCC Earns Six National Education Digital Marketing Awards 
by Ronald Campbell
 1/30/2019 1:11 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Office of Marketing Communications has earned three Gold Awards and three Silver Awards in the sixth Annual Education Digital Marketing Awards competition.

Sponsored by Higher Education Marketing Report, the Educational...
 
Middlesex CC’s English Learner Institute Offers Spring Courses Attachment
by Katherine Register
 1/29/2019 2:20 PM
Enrollment is now open for Middlesex Community College’s English Learner Institute (ELI) program. ELI offers a variety of noncredit courses focusing on developing basic English and other skills essential to functioning in American society, and helping...
 
Middlesex CC Offers FREE Prepare to Attend College (PAC) Program  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 1/29/2019 2:18 PM
Registration is now open for Middlesex Community College’s Prepare to Attend College (PAC) program, a FREE English-language program running Jan. 28 through March 22.

PAC is designed for students who have never been to college and want to continue...
 
Reach Your Educational Goals with MCC’s Adult Learning Center  Attachment
by Ronald Campbell
 1/24/2019 1:31 PM
The Middlesex Community College Adult Learning Center (ALC) offers FREE noncredit college-preparation courses for adult learners (ages 16 and up) who live and work in Massachusetts. Students are admitted throughout the school year, on a space-available...
 
MCC Helped Nursing Student Discover a Future Career in Health Attachment
by Ronald Campbell
 1/23/2019 12:49 PM
Rhaisa Rhoden enrolled at Middlesex Community College for economic reasons. However, in addition to saving money as she launched her college career, the Chelmsford resident also found her voice and embarked on a future career in health care.

“I became...
 
New Deolinda Mello Memorial Scholarship to Assist MCC Students  Attachment
by Ronald Campbell
 1/15/2019 1:27 PM
A new Deolinda Mello Memorial Scholarship has been established to support students at Middlesex Community College.

The annual $500 scholarship will target Lowell residents who are immigrants and/or children of immigrants, who are pursuing higher education...
 
MCC Business Start-Up Certificate Offers Funding Opportunities  Attachment
by Ronald Campbell
 1/10/2019 12:18 PM
Enrollment is still open for Middlesex Community College’s innovative Launch Your Business Now, an applied-entrepreneurship certificate program designed to encourage students to start or grow a business. Registration is ongoing and spring-semester courses...
 
MCC Offers FREE Opportunity to Start College with Links Program  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 1/9/2019 4:53 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Links Program is a tuition-free program designed specifically to help nontraditional students start college. Applications are currently being accepted for spring semester, which begins Tuesday, Jan. 22.

Funded by the...
 
MCC Launches NEW Technical Theatre Certificate Program  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 1/8/2019 3:12 PM
This spring, Middlesex Community College is launching a new Technical Theatre Certificate Program. Registration is now open and spring-semester courses begin Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019.

This new 18-credit certificate is designed to prepare students for...
 
Middlesex CC Offers Two Cybersecurity Certificate Programs  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 1/7/2019 3:46 PM
Registration is now open for Middlesex Community College’s two Cybersecurity certificate programs: an Entry-Level IT Cybersecurity Certificate and an Advanced IT Cybersecurity Certificate. Spring classes begin Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, and financial...
 
Start a Career in Health Care This Spring at Middlesex  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 1/7/2019 2:10 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Academy of Health Professions (AHP) offers three programs of study – Certified Nursing Assistant, Medical Billing & Coding and Phlebotomy – that can lead to entry-level employment in a health care field. And it’s not...
 
Earn Credits Quickly with MCC’s Wintersession and 2 Mini-mesters  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 1/4/2019 1:48 PM
Middlesex Community College students can complete courses at an accelerated pace with our three-week Wintersession, and two eight-week Mini-mesters. Registration is now open for all three accelerated 2019 spring-semester sessions, and financial aid is...
 
MCC Awarded $2.5M Grant to Continue College-Awareness Programs  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 1/3/2019 2:36 PM
Middlesex Community College has received a seven-year $2,583,000 grant from the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education to continue funding GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness & Readiness for Undergraduate Programs), its highly successful college-awareness...
 
Enroll Now in MCC’s Arts Administration Certificate Program  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 12/21/2018 2:22 PM
There is still time to enroll in Middlesex Community College’s Arts Administration Certificate Program. Registration is now open and spring-semester courses begin Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019.

This 18-credit certificate gives students an introduction to...
 
Middlesex Dental Hygiene Students Ace National Board Exams 
by Katherine Register
 12/18/2018 1:32 PM
Recent graduates of Middlesex Community College’s Dental Hygiene Program earned a 100-percent first-time pass rate on the National Dental Hygiene Board, which leads to licensure of oral-health care professionals.

“We are so proud of our Dental Hygiene...
 
Former Beauty Queen Returned to Earn a Degree at MCC  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 12/13/2018 1:44 PM
Two years ago, Frances DeSalvio, a former Miss New Jersey turned empty nester, was looking to fulfill a dream. She hopped into her little red Mini Cooper and headed to the Middlesex Community College admissions office, hoping it wasn’t too late.

Last...
 
Mico Kaufman Artwork Gifted to Middlesex Community College Attachment
by Katherine Register
 12/11/2018 1:10 PM
The estate of internationally celebrated local sculptor Mico Kaufman has gifted 27 works of art to Middlesex Community College. The artwork – including bronze and stone sculptures, drawings and U.S. presidential inaugural medals – will be on permanent...
 
Register Now for Spring Courses at Middlesex Community College  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 12/6/2018 2:09 PM
Registration is now open for spring-semester courses at Middlesex Community College. Classes begin Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, on the Bedford and Lowell campuses, and online.

A complete listing of spring course offerings can be found in MCC’s Spring Academic...
 
MCC Adult Learning Center Set Student Up for Educational Success Attachment
by Katherine Register
 12/5/2018 1:09 PM
With the help of the Adult Learning Center (ALC) at Middlesex Community College, Apitchaya Thiapphet got started on her successful educational journey one step at a time.

Thiapphet came to the U.S. in 2014 from Thailand to work as an au pair for a...
 
New DHE Grant to Help Middlesex RNs Earn a BS in Nursing  Attachment
by Ronald Campbell
 12/4/2018 1:10 PM
Middlesex Community College Nursing graduates will soon have a smooth pathway to earn a BS in nursing at Fitchburg State University (FSU), thanks to a new grant from the Higher Education Nursing & Allied Health Grant from the Massachusetts Department...
 
‘Music for Flute & Guitar’ Continues MCC’s Free Concert Series Nov. 30 Attachment
by Katherine Register
 12/4/2018 1:08 PM
A World of Music, Middlesex Community College’s 2018 fall concert series, continues with “Music for Flute and Guitar,” featuring Jill Dreeben, flute, and Peter Clemente, guitar, at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, in MCC’s Concert Hall (Building 6), on the Bedford...
 
‘Romeo & Juliet’ to Inaugurate MCC’s Academic Arts Center Theatre  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 12/4/2018 1:08 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Theatre Department will stage William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” in four performances Dec.1 and 2 – the first production in the college’s newly renovated Richard & Nancy Donahue Family Academic Arts Center Theatre,...
 
Middlesex CC Communications Office Earns Three Marketing Awards  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 11/28/2018 12:34 PM
The Office of Marketing Communications at Middlesex Community College has been recognized for outstanding work by regional members of the National Council for Marketing & Public Relations (NCMPR), the premiere organization for two-year college communications...
 
MCC Foundation Scholarship Supports Female Cambodian Students  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 11/21/2018 12:54 PM
The Middlesex Community College Foundation, in partnership with the Chelly Foundation, has established a new scholarship to provide educational assistance for female students of Cambodian heritage.

The new Chelly Foundation Scholarship will help cover...
 
MCC Dental Hygiene Clinic Offers Dental Services at Reduced Rates Attachment
by Katherine Register
 11/20/2018 1:28 PM
The Middlesex Community College Dental Hygiene Clinic, located at 44 Middle St. in Lowell, provides preventive dental-hygiene services to the public at a reduced cost.

September through May, MCCs on-campus clinic offers oral prophylaxis (cleaning),...
 
MCC to Host Annual Arts & Crafts Fair and Food Truck Festival Nov. 17 Attachment
by Katherine Register
 11/19/2018 1:06 PM
Middlesex Community College will host its annual Arts & Crafts Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, on the Bedford campus, 591 Springs Road. And back by popular demand, a Food Truck Festival will also be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the...
 
Middlesex CC to Host Fall Paralegal Career Night in Bedford Attachment
by Katherine Register
 11/16/2018 1:53 PM
Middlesex Community College Career Services and the Paralegal Studies Program will host a fall Paralegal Career Night from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, in the Bedford Campus Center’s Café East, 591 Springs Road.

Free and open to the public,...
 
MCC Helps Local Veteran Achieve Her Dream of Becoming an R.N Attachment
by Katherine Register
 11/14/2018 1:00 PM
A family medical emergency rekindled veteran Janine Gerrior D’Eon’s long-dormant desire to become a nurse. She turned to Middlesex Community College to achieve her dream.

Janine and her husband, Dan D’Eon, met while both were serving in the U.S. Army...
 
MCC Ranked Sixth Best Online College for Hotel/Hospitality Management Attachment
by Katherine Register
 11/13/2018 12:56 PM
Middlesex Community College has been ranked No. 6 on the 2018 list of Best Programs for Online Hotel/Hospitality Management Degrees by AffordableCollegesOnline.org.

“Middlesex is proud of its high quality online learning program. This acknowledgement...
 
MCC Enabled Alum to Discover His Calling as a Children’s Advocate  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 11/8/2018 1:31 PM
Despite being legally blind – and suffering a series of personal difficulties and hardships – Middlesex Community College alum Earl Williams never lost focus in pursuing his dream to become an advocate for children.

The 45-year-old Lowell resident...
 
Recent Middlesex Graduate Redefined Familial Expectations  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 11/7/2018 1:59 PM
Middlesex Community College alum Raonak Ezahan Shristy came to the U.S. from Bangladesh and through education is using her new-found voice to break old traditions.

Registration is now open for MCC’s Fall Mini-mester II, an accelerated, eight-week session...
 
First Concert in MCC’s New AAC Recital Hall Honored Lowell  
by Katherine Register
 11/6/2018 1:54 PM
Middlesex Community College recently held its inaugural 'A World of Music' concert in the Recital Hall of the newly renovated Richard & Nancy Donahue Family Academic Arts Center on the Lowell campus. Music Department faculty, students, alumni and...
 
Carlos Odria Ensemble Continues MCC’s Free Fall Concert Series Nov. 2  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 11/5/2018 1:55 PM
A World of Music, Middlesex Community College’s 2018 fall concert series, continues with a performance by the Carlos Odria Ensemble, a high-energy acoustic jazz group, at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, in MCC’s new Richard & Nancy Donahue Family Academic...
 
MCC and Northeastern University to Offer Scholarships to Students Studying Biotechnology 
by Ronald Campbell
 11/1/2018 2:17 PM
BOSTON — Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito joined the college presidents of Middlesex Community College and Northeastern University on Tuesday, October 23 to announce a $4.4 million grant from the National Science Foundation that will...
 
MCC Biotech Students & Recent Grads Awarded NEPDA Scholarships Attachment
by Katherine Register
 11/1/2018 1:22 PM
Three Middlesex Community College Biotechnology students and three recent graduates have been awarded $18,000 in scholarships from the New England Parenteral Drug Association.

Current Biotechnology students Zeel Patel, of Lowell; Neslihan Ocali, of...
 
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