Middlesex CC Offers IT Cybersecurity Degree Program 
by Tura Linderholm
 2/21/2017 10:36 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Information Technology - Cybersecurity Transfer degree program is one of the first community-college Information Technology programs to focus intensely on this high-demand career field.

“The world is now more connected...
Middlesex Nursing Program Ranked Among Best in Massachusetts 
by Tura Linderholm
 2/21/2017 10:35 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Nursing Program has been ranked 14th out of 42 nursing schools in Massachusetts by www.registerednursing.org, an online guide to education, careers and jobs, created by registered nurses.

“We are very proud of...
Learn Home Improvement Skills with Middlesex Community College  
by Tura Linderholm
 2/21/2017 10:35 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Corporate and Community Education & Training program is offering a number of noncredit spring courses for those interested in learning home improvement skills. Classes begin Tuesday, March 7 and include:

MCC Granted $1.7 Million to Support Asian-American Students  
by Katherine Register
 2/21/2017 10:34 AM
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded Middlesex Community College a five-year $1,732,245 development grant from its Office of Postsecondary Education’s Asian American Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI) program.
MCC Designated One of the Top Military-Friendly Schools NationwideAttachment 
by Tura Linderholm
 2/17/2017 2:49 PM
Thanks to Middlesex Community College’s Veterans Resource Center, Veterans Advisory Board, and other special veterans services, MCC has been designated a Bronze-Level Military Friendly School by Victory Media.

The 2017 list of Military Friendly...
Middlesex Pilots Food Pantry Program in Bedford and Lowell Attachment 
by Tura Linderholm
 2/17/2017 2:48 PM
In collaboration with the Merrimack Valley Food Bank, Middlesex Community College is launching a pilot program to open food pantries on its Bedford and Lowell campuses.

The MCC Food Pantry in Bedford officially opened Wednesday, Dec. 7, offering...
Middlesex Awarded $2.2 Million Grant to Foster Student Success 
by Tura Linderholm
 2/17/2017 2:48 PM
Middlesex Community College has been awarded a $2,205,024 U.S. Department of Education grant to expand its work on student success. To be distributed over a five-year period, the grant is part of the Title III Strengthening Institutions Program. This...
Make Your Summer Matter at Middlesex Community College 
by Tura Linderholm
 2/16/2017 10:42 AM
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 our new QuckStart Summer Session,...
Middlesex Celebrates Nursing Program GraduatesAttachment 
by Tura Linderholm
 2/16/2017 10:42 AM
Middlesex Community College recently celebrated the achievements of 26 graduates of the Nursing Program in a Pinning Ceremony held on the Bedford campus.

MCC President James C. Mabry, Provost Phil Sisson, Dean of Nursing and Allied Health Katherine...
Middlesex Community College Opens Cybersecurity Lab Attachment 
by Tura Linderholm
 2/16/2017 10:42 AM
Middlesex Community College has opened a state-of-the-art Cybersecurity Lab on the Lowell campus. U.S. Congresswoman Niki Tsongas and State Sen. Eileen Donoghue joined MCC President James C. Mabry to cut a ribbon and officially open the new high-tech...
Go on a Culinary Adventure with Middlesex Community College  
by Tura Linderholm
 2/15/2017 2:47 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Corporate and Community Education & Training program is offering a number of noncredit courses for those interested in improving their culinary skills. Courses are open to adults and children, 12-years-of-age or older....
Keep Kids Engaged This Summer with MCC’s College for Kids  
by Tura Linderholm
 2/14/2017 11:00 AM
It’s not too early to start planning your summer! Middlesex Community College will open enrollment for College for Kids 2017 beginning Monday, March 6.

College for Kids summer programs offer one-, two- and three-week summer programs for children...
Middlesex CC Appoints New Human Resources Director  
by Tura Linderholm
 1/24/2017 1:46 PM
Middlesex Community College has named Mary E. Emerick Executive Director of Human Resources.

“We are delighted that Mary Emerick will be joining the Middlesex team,” said President James Mabry. “During her 15 years of HR experience, she has...
MCC Offers Free Opportunity to Start College with Links Program 
by Tura Linderholm
 1/24/2017 11:15 AM
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 the spring semester, which begins Monday, Jan. 23, 2017.

MCC Joins Partnership to Support Engineering Transfer Students 
by Tura Linderholm
 1/12/2017 10:01 AM
Middlesex Community College is partnering with Northeastern University in an innovative initiative to increase support and successful outcomes for engineering transfer students from underrepresented backgrounds studying in energy fields.

MCC Earns Six National Educational Digital Marketing Awards 
by Tura Linderholm
 1/6/2017 9:55 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Office of Marketing Communications has earned four Gold and two Bronze awards in the fourth Annual Educational Digital Marketing Awards competition.

Sponsored by Higher Education Marketing Report, the Educational...
Begin a Career as a Nursing Assistant at Middlesex Community College 
by Tura Linderholm
 1/5/2017 10:04 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Nursing Assistant Certificate Program helps prepare students for entry-level employment as a nursing assistants or home-health aides. Classes begin Monday, Jan. 23, 2017 and it’s not too late to register.

The Nursing...
MCC’s Culinary Arts Program Ranked Among Top 5 in Massachusetts  
by Tura Linderholm
 1/5/2017 9:43 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Hospitality Management – Culinary Arts Associate Degree Program has been recognized as one of the top culinary programs in Massachusetts by Best Choice Schools.

“MCC's Culinary Arts program features intensive hands-on...
Middlesex Community College Offers Education Programs  
by Tura Linderholm
 12/21/2016 10:46 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Education Programs help prepare students interested in teaching as a career. Spring courses begin Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, and it’s not too late to register.

Students may choose from the following degree or certificate...
MCC Among Top U.S. Colleges Awarding Degrees to Asian-Americans 
by Tura Linderholm
 12/20/2016 4:16 PM
Community College Week has included Middlesex Community College on its Top 100 list of U.S. community colleges awarding associate degrees in all disciplines to Asian-American students.

More than 11 percent of MCC credit students are Asian-American,...
MCC Opens Meditation & Reflection Centers in Bedford and LowellAttachment 
by Tura Linderholm
 12/19/2016 9:57 AM
Middlesex Community College has established Meditation & Reflection Centers on its Bedford and Lowell campuses.

Two rooms, one on each campus, have been set aside as quiet spaces for students, faculty and staff to step away from their busy...
Middlesex Students Inducted into National Honor SocietyAttachment 
by Tura Linderholm
 12/14/2016 2:02 PM
Middlesex Community College recently recognized 118 students, with GPAs of 3.7 or higher, by inducting them into Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the national honor society for two-year colleges.

Recognized during the PTK Induction Ceremony on the Bedford...
Middlesex CC Earns Six Awards for College Marketing  
by Tura Linderholm
 12/5/2016 11:40 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Office of Marketing Communications 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...
Middlesex to Establish a Public Humanities Center in Lowell  
by Tura Linderholm
 12/2/2016 10:44 AM
Middlesex Community College will establish a Public Humanities Center on the Lowell campus, thanks to a $16,000 grant from the Mass Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Scheduled to open in June 2017, the new center will...
MCC Volunteers Donate Produce to Merrimack Valley Food BankAttachment 
by Tura Linderholm
 12/1/2016 3:37 PM
Student, staff and faculty volunteer gardeners recently donated a total of 214 pounds of fresh produce to the Merrimack Valley Food Bank’s (MVFB) Mobile Pantry Program.

All of the produce MCC donated to the MVFB Mobile Pantry Program has been...
Middlesex CC Health Career Programs Receive National Recognition  
by Tura Linderholm
 11/18/2016 1:00 PM
Middlesex Community College’s Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Radiologic Technology degree programs have been recognized for excellence by the Community for Accredited Online Schools in its 2016-17 national rankings.

“These top national rankings...
Middlesex Announces Dean’s List for 2016 Summer Semester  
by Tura Linderholm
 11/17/2016 10:04 AM
Middlesex Community College has released its 2016 Summer Semester Dean’s List. Full-time and part-time students who have earned a 3.20 or higher grade point average (GPA) are acknowledged by inclusion on the Dean’s List.

According to Phillip...
MCC Named One of Best Online Colleges in Massachusetts  
by Tura Linderholm
 11/10/2016 11:00 AM
Middlesex Community College has been ranked No. 3 on the 2016-17 list of Best Online Colleges in Massachusetts by Affordable College Online.

“Middlesex is honored to be named one of the best online colleges in the state,” said President James...
Middlesex CC Welcomes Cambodian Scholar in Residence Attachment 
by Tura Linderholm
 10/20/2016 4:52 PM
Thanks to a grant from the U.S. State Department’s Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program, Cambodian economist/educator Dr. Reth Soeng will be Scholar in Residence at Middlesex Community College for the 2016-17 academic year.

In Cambodia, Soeng is...
MCC Students Can Save with the Commonwealth Commitment 
by Tura Linderholm
 10/3/2016 11:40 AM
Starting this fall, Middlesex Community College students taking advantage of the state’s new Commonwealth Commitment/MassTransfer Pathways program can save an average of 40 percent from the cost of earning a bachelor’s degree.

An innovative...
MCC Awarded Grant to Support Students with Intellectual Disabilities  
by Tura Linderholm
 9/28/2016 9:30 AM
Middlesex Community College has been awarded a $105,000 Inclusive Concurrent Enrollment Initiative (MAICEI) grant from the state Executive Office of Education to support its Inclusive Concurrent Enrollment (ICE) Program.

Serving public-high school...
Middlesex Receives Grant to Expand Support Services to Veterans 
by Tura Linderholm
 9/22/2016 1:21 PM
Middlesex Community College recently received a $10,000 Strengthening Families Grant from the Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation to help veterans transition from military service to higher education.

Grant funding will be used to provide Green...
Middlesex to Host Constitution & Citizenship Day Event 
by Tura Linderholm
 9/21/2016 10:51 AM
Middlesex Community College will observe Constitution and Citizenship Day with a special presentation, titled “The Impact of the Presidential Election on the Supreme Court and Constitutional Interpretation,” from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Tuesday, Sept....
Middlesex CC Receives $100K Grant from Cummings FoundationAttachment 
by Tura Linderholm
 9/20/2016 10:30 AM
Middlesex Community College is one of 100 local nonprofits to receive grants of $100,000 each through Cummings Foundation’s “$100K for 100” program. Middlesex was chosen from a total of 479 applicants, during a competitive review process.

Middlesex Community College Helps ITT Tech Students 
by Tura Linderholm
 9/13/2016 2:53 PM
In response to the closure of the ITT training facility in Wilmington and ITT students contacting Middlesex Community College for assistance with their education, MCC will host a Walk-In Registration & Consultation session from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. this...
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