MWCC NewsCenter

Frankenstein image - JPG Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein Highlights Year Two of MWCC Humanities Project September 4, 2015 - This month, the Mount Wachusett Community College Humanities Project begins its second year with “Myths, Monsters, and Modern Science: Frankenstein’s Legacy,” an in-depth look at Mary Shelley’s 1818 novel Frankenstein, and its relevance in today’s world.Throughout the year, free events will take place at the college’s Gardner campus and in the community at public libraries […]
SLICE team Leaders Take On Expanded Role This Year (The Gardner News, Sept. 2, 2015) September 2, 2015 - GARDNER – A new program at Mount Wachusett Community College will push a select group of students into a leadership role encouraging others to volunteer in the local community. The SLiCE program, which stands for Student Leaders in Civic Engagement, has created four paid student positions to serve as liaisons between the community college and […]
Musicians at the Mount New student orientation Sept 1 2015 New Academic Year Underway at MWCC September 1, 2015 - More than 1,000 new Mount Wachusett Community College students earned accolades for deciding to invest in their future through higher education, during a series of orientation sessions hosted by the college. Sessions were offered for day and evening students, veterans, dual enrollment students and students enrolled in specific healthcare programs. A majority of the incoming […]
MWCC Leadership Academy 2015 backpack drive MWCC Hosts 11th Annual Summer Leadership Academy August 26, 2015 - Fifty-six incoming Mount Wachusett Community College students learned new skills, met new friends and volunteered in the community during the college’s 11th annual Summer Leadership Academy. Participants attended educational workshops designed to enhance their academic and leadership skills, took part in team-building activities and completed civic engagement projects. Sponsored by the office of Student Life […]
Louis Ayisi MWCC Student Tapped by Country’s Top Engineering Schools August 24, 2015 - Louis Ayisi, a pre-engineering student at Mount Wachusett Community College, is one of 15 students selected for the 2015-2016 i-Trek research team at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The competitive program is open to undergraduate students from varying schools who are currently pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) and are interested […]
MWCC students Ifra Hassan and Marissa Pitisci are among the students participating in the college’s Stem Starter Summer Academy. STEM Starter Summer Academy Gives Students Jump Start on College August 20, 2015 - Along with typical summertime activities, Adam Leyenaar spent the better part of the season getting a jump start on his college degree. A 2015 graduate of the Parker Charter School, Leyenaar was one of 16 area students participating in Mount Wachusett Community College’s eight-week STEM Starter Summer Academy. Students received up to two free college […]