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Monty Tech Delivers Furniture Made from MWCC Trees

Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School students recently delivered furniture to Mount Wachusett Community College made from three maple trees that had previously been located at the college’s Gardner campus. The trees were removed during the construction of the Asquino Science Center but were put to a new use in keeping with the college’s commitment to […]

Today’s lesson: State higher-ed pays off – Monty Tech forum touts value of public colleges and universities (Sentinel and Enterprise, Sept. 25, 2015)

FITCHBURG — Mount Wachusett Community College student Kaila Lundgren had some advice for high-school seniors at Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School. “I don’t want you to overlook public institutions just because the name might not be as big as that $60,000 school,” Lundgren told the senior class at a Thursday morning assembly. “You are getting […]

Monty Tech to launch state’s new “Go Higher!” educational campaign (The Gardner News, Sept. 25, 2015)

FITCHBURG — Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School has been selected to serve as the kickoff school to launch the state Department of Higher Education’s new campaign to promote student access and awareness of opportunities within the state’s system of public colleges and universities. In making the announcement, Dr. Sheila M. Harrity, Monty Tech Superintendent-Director, said […]

Massachusetts Community Colleges & Vocational/Technical High Schools Create Transfer Pipelines for the Trades & High-Demand Fields

Massachusetts Community Colleges and the Commonwealth’s Career and Technical High Schools have developed new articulation/transfer agreements aimed at creating seamless pipelines to higher education and reducing the time to completion for vocational high school students entering community colleges. The seven new transfer agreements were recently signed at the Massachusetts Association of Vocational Administrators (MAVA) annual […]

Visiting High School Math Students Encouraged to Invest in Their Future

Mount Wachusett Community College lauded the 350 high school students participating in this year’s Math Modeling Initiative and encouraged them to explore the opportunities available through a college education. As part of the Oct. 29 event, students and teachers from partnering institutions Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School, Fitchburg High School, Leominster High School and Leominster’s […]