MWCC NewsCenter

2016 Gateway & Pathways valedictorians Christian and Bella 2 MWCC Celebrates Achievements of Largest Dual Enrollment Graduating Class May 20, 2016 - Aspiring doctors, nurses, physicists, teachers and police officers, as well as many teenagers who are the first in their families to attend college, are among the largest dual enrollment graduating class at MWCC. This year’s graduates of the Pathways Early College Innovation School and the Gateway to College program were recognized during a May 20 ceremony at MWCC. […]
Mercy Dhliwayo of Fitchburg and family Graduates Welcomed into the Nursing Profession During Traditional Pinning Ceremony May 19, 2016 - Family and friends from as near as Gardner and as far away as Zimbabwe came to celebrate the achievements of Mount Wachusett Community College’s associate degree nursing class during a traditional pinning ceremony held May 19 in the Fitness & Wellness center. The 43rd graduating class was comprised of students enrolled in the day and […]
Student speaker Chelsea Garrity shares her graduation rap song. Students, President, Lauded for Commitment to Service During MWCC’s 51st Commencement May 18, 2016 - The transformative power of service and volunteerism was the resounding theme of Mount Wachusett Community College’s 51st Commencement on Wednesday, May 18, from the 157,000 service hours completed by students this past academic year to the decades-long legacy of President Daniel M. Asquino. This year, 810 associate degrees and certificates were awarded to 734 graduates. […]
MWCC Parent Support Group Making a World of Difference: Students, President, Honored During Annual Service Learning and Volunteerism Celebration May 17, 2016 - It was a quintessential Mount moment. After leading MWCC’s decades-long commitment to civic engagement, President Asquino had an opportunity to pair his pride in student volunteerism with a song by one of his favorite musicians – Elvis – crooning one of his favorite anthems, “America the Beautiful.” More than 130 students, faculty and staff stood, […]
Bella Ballin and Gov Charlie Baker 3 29 Who Shine Award Recipient Bella Ballin Recognized at State House Ceremony May 17, 2016 - At just 18, graduating scholar Bella Ballin has already reached many milestones. Last week, as MWCC’s recipient of the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education’s “29 Who Shine” award, she achieved another. “I fist-bumped the governor and that was the highlight of my day,” she said with a smile. Ballin, who will graduate from MWCC on May […]
VFW donation to MWCC scholarship fund MWCC Student Veterans Receive Continued Support from Local VFW May 17, 2016 - The Ovila Case Post 905 Veterans of Foreign Wars recently donated $1,000 to Mount Wachusett Community College Foundation’s Veterans Memorial Scholarship. President Daniel Asquino, Foundation Executive Director Carla Zottoli, and Director of Veteran Services Bob Mayer accepted the generous donation from VFW Commander Joseph LeBlanc and past Commander and MWCC alumnus Donald Progen, and thanked […]