MCC Selected to Join National Project Promoting Student SuccessNew 
by Katherine Register
 6/18/2019 1:16 PM
Middlesex Community College has been selected by the Association of American Colleges & Universities (AAC&U) to be among 20 U.S. institutions participating in a new two-year project, Strengthening Guided Pathways and Career Success by Ensuring...
 
MCC’s Commonwealth Honors Program Continues to Grow  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/18/2019 1:13 PM
The Commonwealth Honors Program (CHP) at Middlesex Community College continues to attract a growing number of students who elect to study at a more advanced level. During recent Commencement exercises, 36 students graduated as Commonwealth Honors Scholars...
 
Middlesex CC to Host Information Session for Veterans  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/18/2019 1:13 PM
Middlesex Community College welcomes veterans! The college is hosting a Veteran Information Session at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, in the Federal Building Assembly Room on the Lowell camps, 50 Kearney Square.

At the Info Session, veterans can meet...
 
Workforce Training Fund Grants Info Session Offered at Middlesex  
by Katherine Register
 6/18/2019 1:12 PM
Middlesex Community College will host an Information Session for businesses seeking Workforce Training Fund (WFTF) grants from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 19, in MCC’s Bedford Campus Trustees’ House, 591 Springs Road. Registration deadline...
 
There’s Still Time to Make Your Summer Matter at MCC  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/14/2019 1:05 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 still open for MCC’s Summer Session 3, which...
 
MCC’s Summer College for Kids Combines Fun With Learning  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/14/2019 1:04 PM
It’s not too late to sign the kids up for College for Kids at Middlesex Community College this summer.

College for Kids offers one- and three-week, full- and half-day summer programs for children and teens (ages 8 to 17) that run July 8 through Aug....
 
MCC Welcomes New Trustee James H. Campanini  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/14/2019 1:03 PM
James H. Campanini, of Lowell, has been appointed by Gov. Charlie Baker to serve as a member of the Middlesex Community College Board of Trustees.

Campanini is the former editor-in-chief of the Lowell Sun, where he directed the organization's print...
 
MCC Foundation Awards Student Scholarships at Spring Fundraiser  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/14/2019 1:03 PM
The Middlesex Community College Foundation awarded $43,000 in scholarships for outstanding academic achievement to 21 Middlesex students as part of its 2019 spring fundraiser, “Piano Men,” held recently in the Lowell Memorial Auditorium.

Pranay Rai,...
 
Middlesex CC Offers Intensive English Institute on Lowell Campus  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/13/2019 1:26 PM
Enrollment is now open for Middlesex Community College’s Intensive English Institute (IEI) and fall-semester classes begin Wednesday, Sept. 4.

A selective, noncredit program, the IEI provides rigorous English instruction and cultural immersion for...
 
Enroll Now for MCC’s Technical Writing Certificate Program Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/13/2019 1:26 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Writing Technical Information Certificate Program is now accepting applications. This 120-hour, two-semester, post-graduate certificate program provides the skills necessary to write technical documents and effectively communicate...
 
MCC to Host Choice Theory/Reality Therapy Training Session  
by Katherine Register
 6/13/2019 1:25 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Office of Student Engagement will host a three-day Choice Theory & Reality Therapy Intensive Training Session to be held Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, June 24, 25 and 27, on the Lowell campus. Open to the public, this...
 
MCC’s English Learner Institute Offers Summer Courses Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/11/2019 12:58 PM
Enrollment is now open for Middlesex Community College’s summer 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...
 
Get Started on an Engineering Degree This Summer! Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/10/2019 10:51 AM
Interested in engineering? Middlesex Community College is a great place to start an engineering degree – and summer is the perfect time to begin. Registration is now open for MCC’s four Summer Sessions, which run May 28 through Aug. 8.

MCC’s Engineering...
 
Middlesex CC to Host Dual Enrollment Orientation Sessions  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/7/2019 10:24 AM
Middlesex Community College will host five upcoming orientation sessions for the Middlesex Dual Enrollment Academy, which allows qualified high school and home-schooled students to earn college credit while satisfying their high school graduation requirements....
 
Enroll Now in MCC’s Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/6/2019 1:46 PM
Enrollment is now open for Middlesex Community College’s noncredit Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide Certificate Training Program, which prepares students for an entry-level career as a nurse assistant.

Offered through MCC’s Community Education and...
 
MCC’s Technical Writing Certificate Offers Career Enhancement Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/6/2019 1:46 PM
Enrollment is now open for Middlesex Community College’s Writing Technical Information Certificate Program. This 120-hour, two-semester, post-graduate certificate program provides the skills necessary to write technical documents and effectively communicate...
 
MCC Music Students Perform in ‘Piano Men’ Fundraiser  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/5/2019 1:20 PM
Five Middlesex Community College Music students performed as part of “Piano Men – The Music of Elton & Billy,” the MCC Foundation’s spring fundraiser, held recently at the Lowell Memorial Auditorium.

Four student instrumentalists – Mason Borsini...
 
MCC Offers Summer Programs for Various Ages & Stages of Life Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/4/2019 2:39 PM
There's something for everyone this summer at Middlesex Community College!

Enroll now for one of our four Summer Sessions, check out our extensive noncredit programming, or sign your children up for one of our exciting College for Kids programs. Summer...
 
Middlesex Community College Awards Foundation Scholarships Attachment
by Katherine Register
 6/3/2019 1:02 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...
 
Register Now for Fall Courses at Middlesex Community College  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 5/31/2019 1:49 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...
 
Rekindling a Passion to Study Criminal Justice and Law at Middlesex  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 5/30/2019 12:36 PM
Growing up in Brazil, Middlesex Community College student Alexsandro Vieira was always interested in pursuing a career in criminal justice or law, but did not see how that was possible in his homeland.

“As I grew, I came to realize how the criminal...
 
Alums Bongiorno and Chemaly to Address MCC’s Class of 2019 Attachment
by Katherine Register
 5/23/2019 3:00 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Commencement exercises for the approximately 1,150 members of the Class of 2019 will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 23, in the Lowell Memorial Auditorium, 50 E. Merrimack St. The processional begins at 9:30 a.m. in...
 
Middlesex CC Names 2019 Student Graduation Speakers  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 5/23/2019 3:00 PM
Middlesex Community College students Biar Kon, of Lowell, and Randy T. Nguyen, of Woburn, have been named 2019 Student Commencement Speakers. They will address the approximately 1,150 members of the Class of 2019 during Commencement exercises, to be held...
 
DHE Names MCC Student Bridget Byrne One of ‘29 Who Shine’ Attachment
by Katherine Register
 5/21/2019 1:04 PM
Middlesex Community College student Bridget Byrne, of Littleton, has been named one of this year’s Massachusetts Department of Higher Education’s 29 Who Shine, an annual program recognizing outstanding students representing each of the state’s 29 public...
 
MCC Concert Series Concludes with Classical Guitars & Violin  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 5/15/2019 2:10 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...
 
Middlesex CC’s Four Summer Sessions Offer Flexibility  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 5/9/2019 1:25 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...
 
Keep Kids & Teens Engaged This Summer with MCC College for Kids Attachment
by Katherine Register
 5/9/2019 1:05 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...
 
Tickets Still Available for MCC’s ‘Piano Men’ Fundraiser  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 5/8/2019 9:56 AM
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...
 
MCC Faculty Earn National Credential in Teaching Excellence Attachment
by Katherine Register
 5/2/2019 2:09 PM
Sixteen Middlesex Community College faculty members have earned a nationally recognized teaching credential co-endorsed by the Association of College & University Educators (ACUE) and the American Council on Education (ACE).

MCC faculty demonstrated...
 
MCC Board of Trustees Votes 2 Percent Student Fees Increase  
by Katherine Register
 5/1/2019 1:32 PM
The Middlesex Community College Board of Trustees voted to increase student fees by 2 percent for fiscal year 2020, during its April 25 meeting on the Bedford campus.

“Budget decisions are never easy, and fee increases are always difficult for our...
 
MCC Hosts Screening of ‘Beale Street’ Followed by Panel Discussion  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 5/1/2019 10:11 AM
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...
 
MCC Series Features ‘Chamber Music for Oboe, Flute, Cello & Piano’ Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/30/2019 2:25 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
 4/26/2019 1:34 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 Launches Campuswide Financial Wellness Program  Attachment
by Katherine Register
 4/25/2019 2:16 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...
 
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 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,...
 
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...
 
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,...
 
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