Magician Learned New Tricks with MCC’s Business ProgramAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/25/2021 11:28 AM
When the pandemic struck, magician Ryan Lally – from Watertown – had to acclimate to new and challenging circumstances, much like many others. Lally developed a new business model to bring magic to the virtual world. His business background – including...
Perseverance is Key to Middlesex CC Business Major’s SuccessAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/25/2021 11:25 AM
When Kimeang Chhay first arrived to the United States from Takhmao, Cambodia in 2018, she was enrolled in Dracut High School as a senior because of her age. Without being fluent in English, Chhay passed her Math and English MCAS exams, but struggled with...
MCC’s Honors Program Prepared Alumna for Transfer to BrandeisAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/25/2021 11:25 AM
Middlesex Community College alumna Sophie Brill Weitz believes in taking advantage of all that education offers. As a home school student, she started at Middlesex in the eighth grade. By age 17, Brill Weitz had earned her high school diploma and an associate...
Middlesex CC to Host Award-Winning Writer and PoetAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/25/2021 11:25 AM
As part of the Visiting Writers Series, Middlesex Community College will host poet, fiction writer, playwright and filmmaker Kevin Carey during an online event. The event will be live streamed at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 3. Carey – who will...
Esteemed Alumna Got Her Start with MCC’s Dental Hygiene ProgramAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/25/2021 11:24 AM
Middlesex Community College alumna Sarah Crow wants people to know that dental hygienists do more than just clean teeth. Having been awarded Dental Hygienist of the Year at the 2021 Yankee Dental Conference and as the President-Elect for the American...
Fashion Merchandising Alumna Got Her Start at Middlesex CCAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/24/2021 11:05 AM
Caroline Donovan was unsure of what to pursue for a future career, but knew she wanted a job in fashion as she had been drawn to it since high school. After researching various fields and programs within the industry, Donovan discovered Middlesex Community...
MCC to Recognize the Mass. State Seal of Biliteracy on TranscriptsAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/24/2021 11:01 AM
As an institution dedicated to student success and closing equity gaps, Middlesex Community College strives to promote and recognize the achievements of its diverse population of students. Middlesex is now proud to recognize the Massachusetts State Seal...
For Alumna, MCC Provided an Opportunity For a Bright FutureAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/24/2021 11:01 AM
Victoria Makumbi’s dedication to her work – in both academic and professional settings – has been the backbone to her success. The Middlesex Community College alumna put herself through college and has built an impressive resume of achievements. Her journey...
Register for MCC’s College for Kids Online Summer Classes Attachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/24/2021 11:01 AM
Summer is coming and Middlesex Community College wants to help bring back a sense of normalcy, learning and routine for youths. Middlesex has transitioned College for Kids to online formats for this summer’s programming. With 21 years of experience as...
Register Now for MCC’s Spring Mini-mester II Accelerated CoursesAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/23/2021 10:58 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Mini-mesters maximize students’ time and effort. These accelerated eight-week sessions help students reach their goals and stay on their paths with affordable, flexible and high-quality course options. MCC’s Spring Mini-mester...
MCC to Kick Off Spring 2021 Virtual ‘World of Music’ Concert SeriesAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/23/2021 10:56 AM
After a successful Fall semester run, Middlesex Community College’s Spring 2021 “A World of Music” will continue virtually throughout the semester. Performances will be recorded live and then streamed online for audiences to watch for free. The concert...
MCC Offers Classes for Children and Teens Over February BreakAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/23/2021 10:56 AM
Make your child’s February vacation a productive one with courses at Middlesex Community College. With 21 years of experience being a leader in online learning, Middlesex can help students ages 7 to 17 stay active, engaged and safe at-home. MCC’s online...
Middlesex Awarded Grant Funding to Train Greater Lowell ResidentsAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/19/2021 11:18 AM
Middlesex Community College has been identified by the Baker-Polito Administration as a recipient of the Senator Kenneth J. Donnelly Workforce Success Grants for Expanded Training Capacity & Employment Program Performance. From the $1 million offered...
Student Finds Her Path – And Place – at Middlesex Community CollegeAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/17/2021 10:50 AM
From the Democratic Republic of Congo in Africa, when Sandy Myra first arrived at Middlesex Community College, she was uncertain of her ability to succeed in American higher education. With MCC’s support and available resources – along with her determination...
MCC to Host Several Virtual Events Celebrating Black History MonthAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/16/2021 1:00 PM
As an institution serving a diverse population of learners, Middlesex Community College strives to celebrate the histories, art, music and cultures of the college’s students. Although the majority of courses, student services and events remain online...
Living the Dream Partners Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s LegacyAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/16/2021 10:54 AM
On Monday, January 18, 2021, the Living the Dream Partners co-sponsored “Where Do We Go From Here?” – a virtual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration that aired online by Lowell Telemedia Center. The event raised $13,640 in support of students from...
MCC’s MILES Provides Community Engagement for SeniorsAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/11/2021 12:39 PM
Throughout the pandemic many are seeking opportunities to connect with the community in safe ways. Middlesex Community College’s Community Education and Training (CET) program has been successful in keeping participants active and engaged by transitioning...
MCC Named As a 2021 Best Online Associate Degrees for InvestmentAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/10/2021 11:19 AM
Throughout the college’s 50 years as an institution, Middlesex Community College has welcomed 26,000+ alumni and continues to educate thousands of credit and noncredit students every year. The college’s 20+ year history of excellence in online teaching...
MCC’s Biotech Program Gets Students Started in a Hiring IndustryAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/9/2021 11:46 AM
For Middlesex Community College alum Joshua Moreaux, a job in biotechnology has never been more relevant. A United States Air Force veteran who worked with hazmat and hazmat materials during his tenure, Moreaux was looking to go back to school to get...
MCC’s Dual Enrollment Prepares High School Students for CollegeAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/8/2021 11:33 AM
In Middlesex Community College’s Dual Enrollment program, high school students receive valuable opportunities to enhance their academic experience. Taking concurrent courses for high school and college credit allows students to better prepare for college...
MCC’s Libraries Provide Support to Students Throughout PandemicAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/4/2021 3:10 PM
In the face of the pandemic, the Middlesex Community College Libraries responded to the needs of students, faculty and staff by overhauling their physical spaces and digital offerings. Throughout 2020 and the coronavirus, the Middlesex Libraries not only...
Register for Middlesex Community College’s Spring 2021 SemesterAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/3/2021 11:21 AM
Student success starts at Middlesex Community College. With affordable, flexible and high-quality course options, Middlesex helps students fit education into their busy lifestyles and complete their program goals more quickly. Register for MCC’s Spring...
MCC Debuts New Program to Allow for More Student InteractionsAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/1/2021 12:49 PM
After her classes transitioned to online formats during the Spring 2020 semester, Abigail Coleman found she missed talking with her classmates about an assignment or book before or after class and making small talk around campus. Understanding the need...
Living the Dream Partners Honor Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s LegacyAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/29/2021 10:34 AM
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s words and actions continue to leave a lasting impact upon generations. Although the pandemic is preventing an in-person event, at 1 p.m. on Monday, January 18, 2021, the Middlesex Community College Foundation and the...
Middlesex Community College Alum Named to an Elected PositionAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/27/2021 11:10 AM
Middlesex Community College has welcomed 26,000+ alumni over the past 50 years in the college’s storied history. Serving a diverse population of learners, Middlesex is proud to help students find their path on their academic, professional and personal...
MCC’s Certificate Program Helps Student Land Job at LGHAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/26/2021 1:13 PM
Rachel Twerefour came to Middlesex Community College to start working in the healthcare industry as soon as she could. Having graduated with a bachelor’s degree from UMass Lowell, she chose MCC’s Community Education and Training’s (CET) Nurse Assistant...
Middlesex CC Alumna Working on Frontlines of PandemicAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/26/2021 10:53 AM
Now working on the frontlines of COVID-19 in the healthcare field, Alicia Gentile got her start at Middlesex Community College. As a Dual Enrollment student, Gentile appreciated MCC’s small class sizes and opportunities for growth. Having received flexible...
MCC’s Corporate Ed. Partners with LGH to Offer Training to StaffAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/22/2021 10:49 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Corporate Education and Training program has partnered with Lowell General Hospital (LGH) for a number of years to provide leadership training to the hospital’s employees. A leader of workforce training for over 30 years,...
MCC to Offer Free Early Childhood Education Courses this SpringAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/21/2021 2:19 PM
Middlesex Community College provides students with opportunities to set them up for success. For the Spring 2021 semester, Middlesex is offering free courses to Early Childhood Education (ECE) students who are working in the field and want to start their...
MCC’s Corporate Ed. Program Helps People Return to WorkforceAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/20/2021 2:04 PM
During these uncertain times due to the pandemic, it is important for people to have access to a high-quality, affordable and short-term education that meets their needs. As a leader of workforce training for over 30 years, Middlesex Community College’s...
LMACS Seeks New Executive Director Attachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/19/2021 4:40 PM
When students have been given up on – or have given up on themselves – Lowell Middlesex Academy Charter School (LMACS) offers an inclusive and supportive environment that holds its students to high standards and ensures they reach their goals. Dr. Margaret...
MCC Students Excelling in Biotech Learn & Earn ExperienceAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/15/2021 11:36 AM
The Biotechnology Learn and Earn Experience is off to a strong start at Middlesex Community College. For 50 years, Middlesex has had a mission of guiding students on their paths to success. The Learn and Earn Experience – created to scale up the college’s...
MCC Receives $2 Million in Student Aid from Federal CARES ActAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/14/2021 1:20 PM
Middlesex Community College serves a diverse population of learners who come to the college seeking opportunity. Understanding that the pandemic has created challenging financial circumstances for many within the MCC community, Middlesex continues to...
MCC Creates New Virtual One Stop Webpage for Easy EnrollmentAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/12/2021 1:52 PM
In these challenging times due to the pandemic, Middlesex Community College knows how to help students reach their academic and professional goals. For the Spring 2021 semester, Middlesex will offer about 90 percent of courses online and has created a...
MCC’s Corporate Ed. Trains Employees to Develop Leadership Skills Attachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/12/2021 11:22 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Corporate Education and Training program partners with local businesses and organizations to help companies identify their workforce training needs. These partnerships use a collaborative process to develop programs that...
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