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Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Awards Continuing Grant to MWCC for MassLINKS Adult Education Virtual School

Mount Wachusett Community College (MWCC) has received approval from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE), pending state and federal appropriation, for the continuance of the highly successful MassLINKS Adult Education Virtual School. MassLINKS, launched by the Baker-Polito administration in 2022, is the first fully virtual educational option for Massachusetts adults statewide who are […]

Mount Wachusett Community College Receives Portion of Healey-Driscoll Administration $15 Million in Skills Capital Grants

Mount Wachusett Community College (MWCC) is one of 65 educational institutions to receive Skills Capital Grants supporting upgrading technology and instructional spaces to expand career programs for young people and adults and increasing capacity in workforce training programs across Massachusetts. The $425,000 grant will support MWCC’s Automotive Technology program with equipment to expand and upgrade […]

MWCC Child Watch Program Receives Support from the Elden E. Bjurling Charitable Foundation

The Mount Wachusett Community College Foundation, Inc. is pleased to announce an award from the Elden E. Bjurling Charitable Foundation. The award is made in support of the Mount Wachusett Community College (MWCC) Child Watch program, which provides enrichment for the children of MWCC students while they attend to their academic requirements. The Child Watch […]

MWCC Child Watch Program Receives Support from George R. Wallace Foundation

The Mount Wachusett Community College Foundation, Inc. is pleased to announce a generous award to support the Mount Wachusett Community College (MWCC) Child Watch program, which provides enrichment for the children of MWCC students while they attend to their academic requirements. The George R. Wallace Foundation grant of $30,000 will be split over the next […]

Early College Programs Awards Diplomas to 59 Students and Associate Degrees to 26 Students

On Thursday, May 23, 2024, Mount Wachusett Community College (MWCC) held the graduation ceremony for the Gateway to College and Pathways Early College Experience programs at the Theatre at the Mount. The 59 graduates represent over twenty cities and towns across central Massachusetts. “Tonight is one of the highlights of my year. To be able […]

President’s, Dean’s, Distinction, and Excellence Lists for Spring 2024 Semester

Mount Wachusett Community College is pleased to announce our Dean’s, President’s, Distinction, and Excellence Lists for the spring 2024 semester. Students who complete a minimum of 12 semester hours are eligible for the Dean’s List which requires a 3.30 to 3.99 grade point average and the President’s List which requires a 4.0 grade point average. […]

TRIO Student Support Services Program Annual Award Ceremony

The Visions and Rx Programs annual awards ceremony was held on May 13, 2024, hosted by the TRIO Student Support Services Program Director Guarav Khanna, Program Manager Gloria Correa, and Staff Assistant Kristine Barrameda. The Visions and Rx Programs are TRIO Student Support Services programs at Mount Wachusett Community College, funded by the U.S. Department […]

Brewer Center Holds Annual Civic and Service-Learning Celebration

The Brewer Center for Civic Learning and Community Engagement recognized 181 graduating students for their volunteerism in the 2023-2024 school year. Volunteers included 9 students who contributed over 200 hours each and 20 who donated over 100 hours. MWCC students gave over 80,000 hours of service to the community during the academic year. MWCC President […]

Mount Wachusett Community College Holds Pinning Ceremony for Veterinary Technology Graduates

Mount Wachusett Community College (MWCC) welcomed eleven students to the veterinary technology profession on May 10, 2024, in a traditional pinning ceremony. The group of students were welcomed by President James Vander Hooven, Dean Kimberly Shea, and Program Director Tara Novak, CVT, LATG. “I am so proud of your accomplishments. It hasn’t been easy, but […]

MWCC Graduates Join the Nursing Profession in Traditional Pinning Ceremony

Mount Wachusett Community College (MWCC) held a traditional pinning ceremony for the graduates of its Associate Degree in Nursing program on May 16, 2024 with family and friends at the Mount Fitness facility. The Class of 2024 Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) is comprised of students from either the day or evening ADN program, or […]