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Got a Minute for Mental Health?

Your mental health is critical to your success as a student. As such, we are launching the “Melissa’s Mental Health Minute” vlog series starting Friday, September 25, 2020. These videos are geared at helping you to better identify how you can support yourself and others during this difficult time. Topics covered include sleep, joy and […]

Studying Abroad in Your Living Room

COVID-19 causes changes to the Study Abroad program By Peter Edwards Observer Contributor COVID-19 has sent the study abroad field into a state of flux for some time. The Study Abroad Consultant at MWCC Tracey Betts Sarefield said that COVID-19 has changed the way that study abroad is view and that there are new opportunities […]

Education Abroad in a Time of COVID

The whole field of study abroad has been shaken to the core during the COVID-19 pandemic, with all of the related security measures stopping international travel for educational, business and recreational purposes.  Allow me to explain how virtual courses can increase your access to programming from all over the world and help you to continue […]

Taking a Semester at Mount Wachusett on the way to Mount Holyoke

Wachusett Regional High School graduate Kyra Ceryanek will start her college journey at a different “Mount” than she had planned this fall, and while it isn’t the start she was hoping for, she is grateful that the Mount is here to help keep her moving toward her academic goals. Ceryanek, like many of the class […]

What is Mass Transfer? How can it help you save on your education?

What is Mass Transfer? Students who attend a Massachusetts state community college, state university, or UMass system school are eligible to transfer seamlessly from one to another, enabling students to stay on track to achieve their bachelor’s degrees by taking advantage of the MassTransfer agreements. There are a couple of different options to choose from, […]