Keep Kids & Teens Busy This Summer with MCC’s College for KidsNewAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/18/2020 11:10 AM
When the lull of summer hits, Middlesex Community College keeps kids busy and engaged with an array of programming – from arts & crafts and baking to photography and science projects. Registration is now open for MCC’s College for Kids 2020 summer...
MCC Honors Lowell Community Members at MLK Jr. EventAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/18/2020 11:08 AM
Martin Luther King, Jr.’s words and actions continue to leave a lasting impact upon generations. On Monday, January 20, the Middlesex Community College Foundation and the Living the Dream Partners sponsored the “Everyone can be great, because everyone...
Register for MCC’s Mini-mester II Accelerated Course OfferingsAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/18/2020 11:08 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Mini-mester offerings maximize students’ time and efforts. Enrollment is open for Spring Mini-mester II – running March 23 to May 15.

“Middlesex understands that students have job, family and personal responsibilities,”...
From Student to Instructor, Education Comes Full CircleAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/18/2020 11:08 AM
As a student, alumnus, adjunct faculty member and consultant, Jeffrey Davis has spent his 40 years at Middlesex Community College witnessing and participating in its growth. He’s passionate about the “respectful and fearless” ways Middlesex serves the...
Graphic Design Student Turned to MCC to Help Find Her PathAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/18/2020 11:07 AM
As a teenager, Michelle Shipka was doubtful that college would be in her future.

Her hands tremble from an undiagnosed condition and she suffers from episodes of depression and anxiety. As someone on the autism spectrum, she has difficulty reading...
Introducing MCC Theatre Department’s The Shakesportable Players 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/18/2020 11:06 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Theatre Department is excited to introduce The Shakesportable Players – a student performing troupe that brings classic Shakespeare scenes to local schools.

The goal of the troupe is to inspire and teach high school...
MCC to Host “Whose Line is it Anyway?” Comedians at Spring FundraiserAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/13/2020 2:46 PM
Join Middlesex Community College for an interactive night of laugh-out-loud hijinks and quick-thinking humor – all for a good cause! The Middlesex Community College Foundation will welcome “Whose Line is it Anyway?” comedians Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood...
MCC To Host Dance Master Class & PerformanceAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/13/2020 2:44 PM
Put on those dance shoes and get ready to move – Middlesex Community College is hosting Forty Steps Dance in residency with a master class and performance.

The master class is at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 28 and the performance will take...
Renovations Underway at MCC Dental ClinicsAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/13/2020 2:44 PM
Renovations are underway at Middlesex Community College’s dental clinics. In fall 2019, construction began to equip the clinics with high-end materials, resources and experiences that students can use as they proceed into the workforce or continue their...
Workforce Training Fund Grants Info Session Offered at MiddlesexAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/13/2020 2:43 PM
Middlesex Community College will host an Information Session for businesses seeking Workforce Training Fund grants from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, March 4 in the Lowell Campus Federal Building, Courtroom, room 310. The registration deadline is Monday,...
MCC’s Academic Arts Center to Host Its First Invitational Art ExhibitAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/13/2020 2:43 PM
Art is meant to be seen – and Middlesex Community College is proud to bring it to you. MCC will host the first invitational art exhibit held at the Richard & Nancy Donahue Family Academic Arts Center – “Light on the Ordinary.” The exhibit opens on...
MCC’s Honors Program Celebrates 10 YearsAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/12/2020 11:19 AM
Ten years ago, Middlesex Community College history Professor Dr. David Kalivas noted a missing element to the MCC experience – an honors program.

After hearing about our sister schools participating in the Commonwealth Honors Program, Dr. Kalivas...
MCC’s Nursing Program Ranks No. 2 in Massachusetts Attachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/11/2020 10:04 AM
Middlesex Community College’s Nursing Program was named No. 2 for associate degree programs in Massachusetts on the 2020 list of Best Schools for Registered Nursing Programs by Nursingprocess.org.

Dr. Sandra Shapiro, MCC’s Director of Nurse Education,...
MCC Alumna Built a Bus, Hit the Road and Ate A Lot of FoodAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/10/2020 11:10 AM
It all started with a lie – Ally Voner, Middlesex Community College alumna, laughs when she tells the story of how her mother convinced her to take classes at MCC.

Voner was ready to give up on the college experience after facing personal challenges...
Future Entrepreneurs: Take MCC’s February Break Babysitting ClassAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/6/2020 3:43 PM
It’s never too early to start a business. Young entrepreneurs – ages 11 to 15 – can spend their February vacation week at Middlesex Community College completing the Babysitter’s Training Certificate. The two-day, seven hour course takes place 9 a.m. to...
MCC Students Receive $50k in Funding to Help Launch BusinessesAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/5/2020 1:48 PM
Middlesex Community College students enrolled in the Launch Your Business Now program – an innovative applied-entrepreneurship certificate program designed for students to start or grow a business – just wrapped up an intensive semester.

MCC Joined by Lowell Chamber Orchestra for PerformanceAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 2/4/2020 11:26 AM
“A World of Music” – Middlesex Community College’s spring concert series – will debut a new season with a performance of the “Grand Chamber Music” at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 1 at the Donahue Family Academic Arts Center Recital Hall on the Lowell...
Violinist Returns Lowell-Built Violin ‘Home’ to Play at MCCAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/30/2020 11:13 AM
Violin-maker, or luthier, George E. Bryant believed there was no such thing as a perfect instrument. But violinist Scott A. Noseworthy holds a perfect – for him – violin in his possession, 130 years after Bryant constructed it.

Bryant built the...
Improve English Language Skills at Middlesex Community CollegeAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/29/2020 11:15 AM
Students at Middlesex Community College have several opportunities to improve their English learning skills. Registration is now open for MCC’s spring-semester Intensive English Institute (IEI) and the English Learner Institute (ELI).

A selective,...
MCC Students and Faculty Travel to Haiti to Save LivesAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/28/2020 11:13 AM
In January of 2019, Middlesex Community College students Jennifer Peou, Danielle Russek and Rachel Williams, along with Nursing professors Susan Lavallee and Susan Ryan, traveled to Haiti with the Lavi Project — a nonprofit made up of volunteer medical...
MCC Leads the Way with Online & Evening Course OfferingsAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/23/2020 11:55 AM
Middlesex Community College helps students fit education into their lifestyles. Many Middlesex students hold full- or part-time jobs in addition to their studies. With evening and online class offerings, students save time and money without sacrificing...
Register for Spring 2020 Courses at Middlesex Community CollegeAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/22/2020 11:12 AM
Winter might be in full swing, but spring is coming! Now that the holidays are over, it’s time to register for spring-semester courses at Middlesex Community College. Classes begin Wednesday, January 22 on the Bedford and Lowell campuses, and online....
Register for Accelerated Classes at Middlesex Community CollegeAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/21/2020 12:31 PM
Middlesex Community College offers quality education at an affordable price and on your time. MCC 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...
Walk In and Enroll for Spring Classes at MiddlesexAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/16/2020 11:14 AM
Walk in and take charge of your pathway to success! Spring-semester classes at Middlesex Community College begin Wednesday, Jan. 22, and there’s still time to register.

Walk-In Enrollment will be held Monday through Friday, Jan. 6 to 17, on the...
MCC Students Advocate for the Importance of Community CollegesAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/15/2020 11:26 AM
Recent high school graduates, adult learners, veterans, international students, first generation students and more make up the 1,200 students at Middlesex Community College whose needs are ample and diverse – and whose voices want to be heard.

MCC Hires Information Security Officer to Ramp Up Online SafetyAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/14/2020 11:15 AM
In a world where online presence is almost as prevalent as in-person, cybersecurity is key. Middlesex Community College takes it seriously.

Cybersecurity promotes healthy online practices and protects against attacks, such as spam, viruses,...
Registration is Now Open For MCC Spring 2020 CoursesAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/13/2020 11:32 AM
Registration is now open for spring-semester courses at Middlesex Community College. Classes begin Wednesday, January 22, 2020, on the Bedford and Lowell campuses, and online.

A complete listing of spring course offerings is available on the...
MCC Celebrates Aspire Donors with Breakfast & Student PerformancesAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/9/2020 1:17 PM
In continuing to invest in the arts, Middlesex Community College celebrated the Aspire Campaign on Wednesday, December 4 at the Richard & Nancy Donahue Family Academic Arts Center with a breakfast to thank donors for their support. As the college...
MCC Graduate & Professional Continues Education as Transfer StudentAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/8/2020 11:33 AM
Jeffrey Day has always been interested in how mechanical things work, spending his free time taking things apart and figuring out how to fix them.

This passion led the Lowell-native to attend Greater Lowell Technical High School where he majored...
Register Now for Wintersession Courses at MCCAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/7/2020 10:59 AM
Middlesex Community College offers quality education at an affordable price and on your time. MCC students can complete courses at an accelerated pace with our three-week Wintersession that runs Wednesday, January 2 to Friday, January 17, 2020 online...
MCC’s Online Business Administration Program Ranks in Top 50Attachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 1/2/2020 12:11 PM
Middlesex Community College has been ranked No. 41 in the country on the 2019 list of Best Online Associate in Business Administration Degree Programs by Intelligent.com.

In recognizing programs, Intelligent.com assessed 224 universities and...
MCC Returning-Student Studies EngineeringAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 12/23/2019 10:56 AM
Middlesex Community College is known for its diverse student body, including in interests and experience. For example, a student with an art history degree who is studying engineering with aspirations of one day making it to NASA.

MCC Acts Against Student Food and Housing Insecurity Attachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 12/20/2019 11:06 AM
Meeting the needs of students requires more than academic or intellectual stimulation – bodies need to be nourished and sheltered in order to flourish.

A Wisconsin Hope Lab survey taken in 2017 by Middlesex Community College students revealed...
MCC Music and Theatre Departments Collaborate for ConcertAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 12/19/2019 11:56 AM
Music is good for the soul – come join Middlesex Community College for the remaining performances of A World of Music fall concert series.

Internationally acclaimed pianist and educator Sonya Ovrutsky Fensome will perform works by Bela Bartok,...
MCC Law Center’s Consumer Protection Program Awarded FundingAttachment 
by Caitlin Buckley
 12/18/2019 11:09 AM
Since opening in 1989, Middlesex Community College’s Law Center has handled about 25,000 complaints and saved consumers almost $5 million. Their success rate is about 75 percent.

The Law Center’s Local Consumer Program offers free mediation services...
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