Middlesex CC’s Four Summer Sessions Offer Flexibility New Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/24/2019 1:15 PM
Savvy students hoping to get ahead and gain momentum for the fall can complete TWO sequential courses in ONE summer at Middlesex Community College. Registration is now open for MCC’s four Summer Sessions, which run May 28 through Aug. 8, and financial...
 
MCC Launches Campuswide Financial Wellness Program  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/24/2019 1:12 PM
Middlesex Community College has launched a campuswide Financial Wellness Program to provide students instruction in personal financial literacy, knowledge of higher-education financing and repayment, and other skills aimed at building personal financial...
 
Tickets Still Available for MCC’s ‘Piano Men’ Fundraiser New Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/24/2019 1:11 PM
Tickets are still available for “Piano Men – The Music of Elton & Billy,” Middlesex Community College’s spring fundraiser, to be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, in the Lowell Memorial Auditorium.

A tribute to the songs of Billy Joel and Elton...
 
Register Now for Fall Courses at Middlesex Community College  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/24/2019 1:11 PM
Registration is now open for fall-semester courses at Middlesex Community College. Classes begin Wednesday, Sept. 4, on the Bedford and Lowell campuses, and online.

A complete listing of fall course offerings can be found in MCC’s Fall Academic Advising...
 
Enroll Now for Summer Courses at Middlesex CC  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/24/2019 1:10 PM
Savvy college students home for the summer, recent high school graduates, and adults returning to finish a degree are all turning to Middlesex Community College to make their summer matter! Registration is now open for MCC’s four Summer Sessions, which...
 
International Student Received a Warm Welcome at Middlesex CC Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/24/2019 1:10 PM
Middlesex Community College student Bensu Bastopcu came to study in the United States from Turkey in 2017. She knew very little about American culture or the education system, and was nervous about whether she would fit in to this new place.

Arriving...
 
MCC Concert Series Concludes with Classical Guitars & Violin  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/23/2019 12:47 PM
A World of Music, Middlesex Community College’s 2019 spring concert series, concludes with “Music for Classical Guitars and Violin,” an evening of colorful music from Spain, Latin America and the U.S., to be held at 8 p.m. Friday, May 10, in the MCC Concert...
 
MCC Series Features ‘Chamber Music for Oboe, Flute, Cello & Piano’ Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/23/2019 12:47 PM
A World of Music, Middlesex Community College’s 2019 spring concert series, continues with two performances of “Chamber Music for Oboe, Flute, Cello and Piano,” featuring the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s John Ferrillo (oboe) and Elizabeth Ostling (flute),...
 
MCC Students Named to All-Massachusetts Academic Team Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/23/2019 12:43 PM
Four Middlesex Community College students have been recognized as outstanding two-year college students and members of Phi Theta Kappa’s 2019 All-Massachusetts Academic Team.

Sima Bilalian of Waltham, Lauren Moran of Stoneham, and Karen Onuoho and...
 
MCC to Host Cambodian Martial-Arts Documentary Screening  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/23/2019 12:41 PM
Middlesex Community College will host a FREE screening of the award-winning Cambodian martial-arts documentary “Surviving Bokator” at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 20, in the Academic Arts Center Theatre, 240 Central St., on the Lowell campus.

The screening...
 
MCC To Host an LGBT, Arab Community & Allies Gathering  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/23/2019 12:41 PM
Middlesex Community College, American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) and History UnErased invite the LGBT and Arab community and their allies to Hurriyya Night – an evening of storytelling, dialogue and community – to be held at 7 p.m. Monday, April 22,...
 
Middlesex Community College Awards Foundation Scholarships Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/18/2019 1:35 PM
The Middlesex Community College Foundation recently awarded 62 scholarships totaling $65,100 to 49 deserving Middlesex students for the 2018-2019 academic year in a ceremony on the Bedford campus.

The scholarships range from $500 to $5,000, and are...
 
MCC Music Faculty, Students to Perform in ‘Piano Men’ Fundraiser  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/18/2019 1:29 PM
Middlesex Community College Assistant Professor of Music Orlando Cela will conduct a 30-piece orchestra, including selected MCC music students, as part of “Piano Men – The Music of Elton & Billy,” the MCC Foundation’s spring fundraiser, to be held...
 
MCC Hosts Screening of ‘Beale Street’ Followed by Panel Discussion  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/17/2019 1:17 PM
Middlesex Community College will host a FREE screening of the 2019 Academy Award-winning movie “If Beale Street Could Talk,” followed by a panel discussion on criminal-justice reform, at 3 p.m. (screening) and 5 p.m. (panel) Tuesday, April 30, in the...
 
Middlesex CC Theatre Department to Stage ‘The Music Man’  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/16/2019 1:41 PM
The Middlesex Community College Theatre Department will stage Meredith Willson’s popular musical, “The Music Man,” for seven performances April 10-14, in the college’s newly renovated Donahue Family Academic Arts Center Theatre, 240 Central St., on the...
 
Middlesex CC to Host Bedford Campus Open House Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/12/2019 1:28 PM
Middlesex Community College will host a Bedford Campus Open House at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, in the Bedford Campus Center, 591 Springs Road.

Prospective students and their families, as well as adult learners interested in continuing their...
 
MCC to Host A2M Biotech Family & Community Open House  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/11/2019 1:41 PM
Middlesex Community College and Northeastern University will host an A2M Family & Community Open House from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 12, in the Lowell Campus Cafeteria, 33 Kearney Square, to highlight the new Biotechnology Associate...
 
Holes in the Floor Cello Quartet Continues MCC’s Free Concert Series Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/9/2019 2:35 PM
A World of Music, Middlesex Community College’s 2019 spring concert series, continues with a performance by the Boston-based cello quartet Holes in the Floor at 8 p.m. Friday, April 5, in the MCC Concert Hall (Building 6), on the Bedford campus, 591 Springs...
 
MCC Joins Campuses Nationwide in Effort to be ‘Voter Friendly’  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/5/2019 2:00 PM
Middlesex Community College has been designated a Voter Friendly Campus.

The Voter Friendly Campus initiative encouraged participating institutions to plan and implement practices to encourage their students to register and vote in the 2018 elections...
 
Middlesex Wins National College Marketing Silver Award  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/4/2019 1:17 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Office of Marketing Communications has been recognized for outstanding work by the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) at its recent national conference in San Antonio, Texas. Middlesex was awarded...
 
Tickets Now on Sale for MCC Spring Fundraiser 'Piano Men'  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/3/2019 1:07 PM
Tickets are on sale now for 'Piano Men – The Music of Elton & Billy,' Middlesex Community College’s spring fundraiser, to be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, in the Lowell Memorial Auditorium.

'Piano Men' is a tribute to the songs of Billy Joel...
 
MCC Helps Iraqi Refugee Find Academic – and Business – Success  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/2/2019 2:38 PM
After moving to the U.S. from Iraq (by way of Syria) almost 10 years ago, Middlesex Community College student Rafal Thaher has learned English, finished high school, opened a successful business – and is about to earn a college degree.

But it hasn’t...
 
Poet Yusef Komunyakaa to be Honored at MCC Poetry Festival  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/1/2019 1:07 PM
Middlesex Community College’s third annual La Guagua Poetry Festival, to be held Friday and Saturday, March 29 and 30, will honor the life and work of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa, who will give a reading and talk at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday....
 
Middlesex Earns 10 National Educational Advertising Awards 
by Katherine Register
 3/28/2019 1:12 PM
The Office of Marketing Communications at Middlesex Community College has earned 10 awards – including five Gold Awards – in the 34th Annual Educational Advertising Awards competition sponsored by Higher Education Marketing Report.

The largest higher-education...
 
Learn About Consumer-Protection Issues at FREE MCC Event  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/27/2019 1:19 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 10 a.m. Monday,...
 
Fun Courses for Youth Offered at MCC During April Vacation Week  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/26/2019 2:40 PM
Young learners can explore fun new topics during April vacation week at Middlesex Community College! MCC’s Corporate and Community Education & Training program is offering a variety of noncredit courses for youth April 16-19.

Designed for kids...
 
Philanthropist Bill Cummings to Address MCC MILES Spring Opener Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/25/2019 3:19 PM
Middlesex Community College will feature entrepreneur and philanthropist Bill Cummings as keynote speaker for the spring Opening Session of MILES (Middlesex Institute for Lifelong Education for Seniors) at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, in the Bedford Campus...
 
Middlesex CC to Host Lowell Campus Open House Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/21/2019 12:42 PM
Middlesex Community College will host a Lowell Campus Open House at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, in the Cowan Center, 33 Kearney Square.

Prospective students and their families, as well as adult learners interested in continuing their education,...
 
Keep Kids & Teens Engaged This Summer with MCC College for Kids Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/20/2019 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...
 
Earn a Social Media Certificate at Middlesex Community College Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/19/2019 1:23 PM
Learn all about Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube with Middlesex Community College’s noncredit Social Media Certificate Program. Offered through MCC’s Corporate and Community Education & Training program, this six-week evening course meets...
 
MCC Art and Music Faculty Collaborate for Exhibition & Concert  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/15/2019 12:54 PM
A World of Music, Middlesex Community College’s 2019 spring concert series, begins with “Reflections: Art and Music,” an Art Department Faculty Exhibit and accompanying Music Department Faculty Concert, to be held at 6:30 p.m. (exhibit opening)...
 
Middlesex CC Leads the Way in Online Education  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/14/2019 12:53 PM
For 20 years, Middlesex Community College has been a leader in online education. And today’s online courses can place an array of fascinating resources at students’ fingertips, including virtual biology dissections and chemistry experiments.

“New online...
 
Enroll Now in MCC’s Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide Course  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/13/2019 1:14 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...
 
Register Now for Accelerated Mini-mester II at MCC  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/7/2019 1:11 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 Named a Military Friendly School  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/6/2019 2:06 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...
 
Learn About Consumer-Protection Issues at FREE MCC Event  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/5/2019 2:10 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,...
 
Middlesex CC to Host Workforce Training Fund Grants Info Session Attachment
by Katherine Register
 3/5/2019 2:09 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....
 
Middlesex CC’s English Learner Institute Offers Spring Courses Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/27/2019 1:34 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 Community College Offers Pharmacy Technician Course Attachment
by Katherine Register
 2/26/2019 2:44 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
 2/22/2019 1:02 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....
 
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:...
 
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...
 
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 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...
 
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