Welcome to The Mount Blog! The official blog of MWCC.

Making the Journey Together: A Mother and Son’s Shared Academic Milestone

In an inspiring twist of fate, a mother and son duo found themselves graduating together, marking the culmination of their distinct but parallel academic journeys. Their story is one of perseverance, mutual support, and the deepening of an already close bond. The decision for Anne and Nathan Nash to pursue their degrees simultaneously was unplanned. […]

Class of 2024 Graduate Profile: Crys Secino

At Mount Wachusett Community College there are many students whose stories of resilience, transformation, and unwavering determination resonate deeply with anyone who has ever faced adversity and emerged stronger on the other side. Fitchburg resident Crys Secino is one of these students, and her story serves as a beacon of hope for all. Secino’s journey […]

Students Present at MA Undergraduate Research Conference

Several MWCC students presented at the 30th Annual Massachusetts Undergraduate Research Conference, held at UMass Amherst on April 19, 2024. This conference features student presentations on research projects that they developed as part of their degree. The conference brings together students and their faculty mentors from public colleges and universities throughout the state, and included […]

What Can You Do With a Chemistry Degree?

With a chemistry degree, you can work in chemistry, materials science, medicine and other rewarding fields. If you’re planning to go to college soon, you may be wondering whether chemistry is a good degree to get. Chemistry is a good major for prospective students looking for valuable training in versatile scientific skills that open exciting […]

What Can You Do With a Computer Science Degree?

You’ve likely heard about the benefits of getting a career in tech fields — high pay, various perks and the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology. Computer science is a popular field of study that boasts countless success stories of individuals who achieved strong prospects after graduating. Computer science is one of the paths that […]