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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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Posted: September 19, 2014 by Liisa Rajala, NHBR
All seven communities colleges will open their doors to the public on Oct. 1 There are jobs in New Hampshire, well-paying jobs, that are intellectually stimulating and attainable, with from nine months to two years of postsecondary schooling. They're in manufacturing. On average, manufacturing workers earn $77,000 annually, often earning…
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Posted: September 03, 2014
Manchester Community College started the first day of classes Tuesday with a record 2,947 students signed up for classes, an increase of nearly 200 students over the fall semester last year. The college said its numbers for online school classes and incoming freshman were both up over last year, and…
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Posted: August 19, 2014 by Paul Holloway
As fall approaches, we are reminded that the new school year is about to begin. While the start of a new semester has a very familiar feel, the education industry itself is rapidly changing. Technology brings new capabilities. Shifts in the economy bring different needs, as well as opportunities. Changes…
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