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Black History Month

Black History Month is a remembrance of important people and events in the history of the African diaspora. It is celebrated annually in the U.S. The remembrance originated in 1926 by historian Carter. G. Woodson. Woodson selected February because the month contains the birthdays of two Americans who greatly influenced the lives and social condition […]

Nuclear Energy Documentary & Discussion

The Natural Resources capstone class, Global Environmental Issues, will show the film High Power on Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 1:45 p.m. in room 337.  Antinuclear activist Hattie Nestel will also speak on the topic. The MWCC community is invited to attend. High Power, a 27-minute documentary about the health issues faced by residents of Tarapur, a […]

Orientation for New & Transfer Students

An orientation session for new and transfer students will mark the start of the spring semester. Orientation will take place  Thursday, Jan. 16 from 8 a.m. to noon. The event will include a general session and welcome, academic and student success sessions, and the opportunity to obtain a student ID card and textbooks. For more information, contact […]

Smart Start Registration Events

MWCC is hosting a series of advising and registration events to provide new and prospective students with an opportunity to streamline the enrollment process in preparation for the upcoming spring semester. During the Smart Start Registration events, newly accepted and prospective students who have completed their college placement test will receive academic advising, assistance with […]

Local Celebrities to Perform in “Survivor, The Musical” to Benefit The Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg & Leominster

Twenty contestants, two tribes, but only one “Survivor.” Local celebrities will try to “out sing, out perform and out shine” the competition in Survivor, the Musical, an upcoming Theatre at the Mount production to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg & Leominster. Tickets are now on sale for the dinner-theatre production, which will […]

Performing Arts Showcase

The School of Liberal Arts, Education, Humanities and Communications will present its Fall Performing Arts Showcase on Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 12:30 p.m. in the theatre. The free event will include performances showcasing faculty and student vocal and instrumental ensembles, theatre scenes and monologues, video and audio projects, photography montage, and modern and hip hop dance styles.   […]

Theatre at the Mount Announces 2014 Season

Theatre at the Mount announces its 2014 season of plays, which includes the Tony Award-winning musicals Les Miserables, Chicago and Annie. The 1920’s are roaring with hot jazz and cold-blooded killers in the drop-dead musical Chicago. Nominated for eightTony Awards, Chicago is a sexy musical extravaganza that tells the story of Roxie Hart and Velma Kelly […]

The Mount Players to Debut with Wilder’s “The Happy Journey to Trenton and Camden”

Those who appreciate Thornton Wilder’s, Our Town, will love to experience The Mount Players’ production of his one-act play, The Happy Journey to Trenton and Camden. As per Wilder’s forte, this play is filled with honest human interaction set in a relatable setting to everyone: a long road trip with the family. Originally performed in […]

Winterfest Fair

The annual Winterfest Fair will take place Wednesday, Dec. 4 and Thursday, Dec. 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Commons. The fair will feature raffles of decorated wreaths and theme baskets to benefit the MWCC Foundation student scholarships. There will be a variety of vendors selling items from children’s books to pashmina scarves. Sponsored […]

Theatre at the Mount Presents New Adaptation of White Christmas

One of America’s most beloved holiday musical takes the stage this November as Theatre at the Mount presents the sparkling new stage adaptation of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. This classic musical opens on Thanksgiving weekend for six performances, November 29, 30, and December 6 and 7 at 8 p.m., and December 1 and 8 at 2 […]