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AMGD PHOTO 2 Science, History, Drama, Fun: MWCC Summer Youth Programs Blend Learning & Adventures July 30, 2015 - After over 20 years, the American Girl doll phenomenon is still going strong with young girls excited to learn about the background of different dolls and what it was like to live in a different era. The All American Girl Doll Time Machine was one of many classes offered this summer to children of all […]
Summer UP participants at Jackson Playground in Gardner presented a thank you banner to President Daniel Asquino and Mayor Mark Hawke for their continued support of the program. More than a decade of fun through MWCC’s Summer UP Program July 24, 2015 - Over a decade ago, Mount Wachusett Community College’s Summer UP program began to provide safe, summertime activities and employment opportunities to area youth. Since then, thousands of children and teenagers in area cities have benefited from the program. Now completing its 11th season, Summer Up is a college/community partnership in Gardner, Fitchburg, and Leominster administrated […]
Lisa Burns Evening of Excellence 2015 MWCC Receives $3 million in TRIO Grants for Student Support Services July 23, 2015 - Mount Wachusett Community College has been awarded two five-year grants from the U.S. Department of Education totaling $2.99 million to continue support programs that help low-income students, first-generation college students and students with disabilities succeed in college.The grant awards will be used to continue the college’s successful TRIO Student Support Services programs. The goal of […]
DOL grants Press Conference Group MWCC Key Partner in New, Federally Funded Workforce Training Programs July 22, 2015 - Congressman James McGovern and Congresswoman Niki Tsongas visited the North Central Chamber of Commerce on July 21 to announce new federal grants to support workforce training programs in North Central and Central Massachusetts. Mount Wachusett Community College is a key partner in the grant programs as a provider of training programs. “Investing in strong workforce […]
Final-MWCC-Graduation-Hat MWCC Offering Free Workshops in August for Adult Learners July 20, 2015 - Nationally, adults age 25 and over make up the fastest growing demographic of students enrolling in college, according to the U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics. To assist area residents interested in achieving a college degree, Mount Wachusett Community College is offering a free, new program in August at its main campus […]
TAM Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Theatre at the Mount Nominated for 20 DASH Awards July 16, 2015 - The Eastern Massachusetts Association of Community Theatres (EMACT) recently announced the nominees for the 2014 – 2015 “DASH” Awards (Distinguished Achievement and Special Honors). Of the 118 productions entered in the competition, Theatre at the Mount received nominations in 20 categories including: HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING Best Production of a Musical […]