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MWCC Announces 2014 Summer Business Luncheon Series

MWCC’s summer business luncheon series returns this year with a variety of professional development, supervisory and management sessions. The college’s Division of Lifelong Learning and Workforce Development has bundled several of its popular course offerings for entrepreneurs, small businesses, nonprofits as well as corporate staff. On June 6, the session “Creating a Collaborative Workplace” will […]

Employees Recognized During 2014 Service Awards Celebration

President Daniel M. Asquino and the Division of Human Resources and Payroll honored employees who reached the milestone years of service with the college during the 19th Annual Employee Service Awards Ceremony on May 5 in the South Café. Collectively, the recipients represent 460 years of service to MWCC students and the community. In addition to […]

MWCC Students Named to 2014 Who’s Who List

MWCC students enrolled in a range of academic programs and involved in numerous activities have been selected as national outstanding campus leaders and will be included in the 2014 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities. The students were selected based on their academic achievement, service to the community, leadership in […]

Student Leader Kathy Matson Selected for DHE’s ’29 Who Shine’ Award

The state Department of Higher Education will spotlight top students from across Massachusetts at the fourth annual “29 Who Shine” student recognition ceremony on Thursday, May 8, at noon at the Grand Staircase of the Massachusetts State House. The award honors 29 outstanding public college and university graduates, one from each community college, state university and […]

MWCC PTK Leaders Feted at State House Ceremony

MWCC student leaders Bryan Sanderson and Kathleen Craigen were honored as members of the All-Massachusetts Academic Team during a recognition ceremony at the State House on April 24. The Phi Theta Kappa honor society, community college presidents and the Massachusetts Community College association sponsored the event. Sanderson, a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and […]

Ukulele Union of Boston Presents Fourth Annual Ukulele Melee on May 3

Do you uke? If so, or want to learn, don’t miss the Ukulele Union of Boston’s fourth annual Ukulele Melee, taking place Saturday, May 3 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Mount Wachusett Community College, 444 Green Street, Gardner. The festival will feature a variety of workshops, including two led by singer-songwriter and featured […]

PTK Project Graduation Benefits Local Charitable Organizations

MWCC’s Phi Delta Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recently presented a donation to the House of Peace and Education in Gardner from proceeds raised during the chapter’s 10th annual “Project Graduation” conducted last year. The $250 donation was collected through the sale of the 2013 Commencement DVDs in conjunction with the college’s […]

Information Session on new Health Information Management Degree Program

MWCC will present an information session on its new Health Information Management associate degree program and career opportunities in this growing field. The free information session, led by Associate Professor Mary Jo Bowie, MS, RHIA, RHIT, will take place Wednesday, May 14 at 5 p.m. at the Gardner campus, room 127. Health information management is […]

High School Students Sample College Life and STEM Careers at MWCC Event

Approximately 250 students from several North Worcester County high schools sampled college life and STEM careers during Mount Wachusett Community College’s STEM Starter Academy event on April 4. The event, coordinated by the divisions of Academic Affairs and Access, Transition & Development, featured a variety of science and health sciences demonstrations, hands-on experiments, and information […]

MWCC Shares Best Practices During Annual Teaching, Learning & Student Development Conference

Several MWCC faculty and staff shared best practices with colleagues throughout the state during the 2014 Massachusetts Community College Conference on Teaching, Learning & Student Development. The March 28 event, held at Northern Essex Community College, focused on the theme of Social Justice and the Community College. “I am extremely proud of the Mount Wachusett […]