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Posted: May 22, 2015
Manchester Community College (MCC) held its 69th commencement on Wednesday, May 20 at 7pm at Sullivan Arena, Saint Anselm College. Approximately 300 students received their associate degrees from a variety of disciplines – from art and design, business, management and computer science to automotive and welding technologies, education, nursing and…
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Posted: May 21, 2015 by Kimberly Houghton, Union Leader Correspondent
With new degrees in hand, about 300 graduates were urged to seize opportunities in the Granite State during Wednesday's 69th commencement ceremony at Manchester Community College. See the official photos from the graduation. Watch MPTV's broadcast. "I understand how hard you have all worked to reach this moment," Gov. Maggie…
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Posted: May 15, 2015
Manchester Community College's chapter of Kappa Beta Delta inducted 41 new members on Friday, May 8th. Membership in the international business honor society is by invitation to business students at community colleges who have at least a 3.5 GPA, and who are in the top 20% of their class. Lisa…
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Posted: May 14, 2015
On Wednesday, May 13, 2015 MCC students were awarded for their academic and personal achievements at the 19th Annual Evening of Excellence celebrated at Fratello's Ristorante Italiano in Manchester, New Hampshire. The recipient of the Academic Program Achievement Award is decided by faculty members in the department and honors students…
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Posted: April 30, 2015
Explore the work of graduating seniors from Manchester Community College's Graphic Design program on Thursday, May 7, 2015 from 5:30 to 7pm in Room 106 at MCC, 1066 Front Street, Manchester. The exhibit, "Warning: Graphic Content" features work from: Bryanna Bourbeau, of Litchfield, NH; Samantha Bowser, Derry, NH; Saralyn Carlen,…
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Posted: April 20, 2015
On April 8th, Manchester Community College inducted 104 students into the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) honor society, chapter Alpha Pi Rho. Since 1929, the American Association of Community Colleges has recognized PTK as the official honor society of two-year colleges. To qualify for membership, a student must have a grade…
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Posted: March 19, 2015
Interactive Conference for HS Students to Learn More About STEM Careers According to a recent national report, only 6% of the Top 100 technology companies are led by women. To inspire the next generation of young women to achieve their dreams, Manchester Community College teamed up with local business leaders…
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Posted: February 26, 2015 by Carol Robidoux
Vice President talks affordable education at Manchester Community College. Twelve years is not enough, says Vice President Joe Biden. It's not enough time in the public educational trenches to prepare young Americans for the real world of careers and self-sufficiency, says Biden. Extending free education beyond high school, to include…
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Posted: February 20, 2015 by Ali Rafieymehr
The world of technology is a variable and evolving market space. Rapid development cycles, innovative design and other, more common practices within the field have pulled ahead of how quickly formal education can match the recent expanse of industry. It is now becoming an obligation of the employer to supplement…
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Posted: November 18, 2014
The night of October 29th brought dodgeballers from around New Hampshire together for the 2nd Annual Charity Dodgeball Tournament at Manchester Community College. The special charity fundraising event once again benefited MCC's Community Service Team and their upcoming service trip to the 'Give Kids the World Village' in Florida. Partnering with…
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Posted: November 12, 2014 by NHBR
They're affectionately known as the "blue man group," and like the famous theatrical ensemble, they perform a complex daily routine. But you won't find this cast of characters on any stage, and while their dramatic namesakes are widely considered to be innovative, it's fair to say these "blue men" are…
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Posted: October 29, 2014 by NHBR Staff
MCC students complete new home construction project in Manchester The "For Sale" sign out front is the only piece of this project that is like any other house on the market in Manchester. Everything else is the result of a one-of-a-kind partnership between the public and private sector. For over…
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Posted: October 29, 2014 by Pat Grossmith, Union Leader
Construction lessons: Two more sites next to the just-built residence, are being prepared so students can start work on two more homes. The public will get its first peek this weekend at a new three-bedroom, three-bath home built by Manchester Community College students in partnership with the Duffley Development Corp.…
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Posted: October 16, 2014 by NHBR Staff
Job training effort to help MCC automotive technology students. Nearly $70,000 in new job training grants aimed at improving skills in automotive technology and collision repair are being awarded by the New Hampshire Auto Dealers Association to students at Granite State community colleges. Gov. Maggie Hassan announced the grants at…
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Posted: October 03, 2014
Less than 10% of programs nationally achieve this distinction. The Child Development Center at Manchester Community College has earned accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) – the nation’s leading organization of early childhood professionals. To earn NAEYC Accreditation, the Child Development Center at MCC…
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