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Noman Khanani MWCC & Heywood Healthcare Presenting Forum on “Radical vs. Real: Islam in the Modern World” October 7, 2015 - Mount Wachusett Community College and Heywood Healthcare are presenting an open forum, “Radical vs. Real: Islam in the Modern World,” on Monday, Oct. 19 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the South Café at MWCC’s Gardner campus. This forum is free and open to the public. The event stemmed from discussions between Heywood Healthcare President […]
Lea Ann Scales, Vice President of External Affairs, Communications and K-12 Partnerships and Brett Moulton, Web and New Media Specialist, with the college's nine NCMPR Medallion Awards. MWCC Receives Nine NCMPR Medallion Awards for Excellence in Communications October 7, 2015 - Mount Wachusett Community College has received nine Medallion Awards from the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR), District 1, for excellence in communications. The college’s Marketing and Communications department received five gold awards, three silver awards and one bronze award for communications projects developed over the past year including television advertising, overall marketing campaign, feature […]
manuf-day-1 copy MWCC and Industry Partners Celebrate Manufacturing Day in North Central Massachusetts October 2, 2015 - Mount Wachusett Community College celebrated National Manufacturing Day on Oct. 2 with a free expo featuring demonstrations, speakers and tours of its Manufacturing Workforce Certification Center and Devens campus. The third annual networking and informational event brought together industry representatives, educators and students who toured the manufacturing and skills-training labs and participated in hands-on demonstrations. […]
MWCC Kaila-SecPeyser-CommSantiago MWCC Student Shares Stage with Top Education Officials at Massachusetts “Go Higher!” Event September 24, 2015 - Kaila Lundgren, a Pre-Healthcare Academy student at Mount Wachusett Community College, shared the stage with Massachusetts Secretary of Education Jim Peyser and Commissioner of Higher Education Carlos Santiago during the state’s first Go Higher! event, held Sept. 24 at Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School. Lundgren, a 2015 graduate of Ralph C. Mahar Regional High School, told an […]
Meg Hutchinson MWCC Partners with the SHINE Initiative, Heywood Hospital, to Present Third Annual Mental Health Awareness Conference September 21, 2015 - Each year, approximately one in five Americans suffer from some mental illness, such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder or schizophrenia. To continue to raise awareness about mental health and wellness, Mount Wachusett Community College, Heywood Hospital and the SHINE Initiative are presenting the third annual Mental Health Awareness Conference. The free conference will take place […]
More than 100 students at the Mount packaged 21,078 bags of macaroni and soybeans with a tomato basil sauce for local food banks on Thursday. Volunteer knows what it feels like to need a hand (The Gardner News, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015) September 18, 2015 - GARDNER – Packaging macaroni during the 20th annual United Way Day of Caring, Jennifer Gariepy had flashbacks to her youth. “I actually grew up on some of these,” said Ms. Gariepy, a student at Mount Wachusett Community College. “I remember eating them … recently I was down at a low point and had to go […]