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Posted: April 10, 2014
On April 8th, Manchester Community College inducted 114 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: February 27, 2014 by Union Leader
Auto dealers group offers scholarship aid, funds to veterans programs. Maryann Cyr has served her country with distinction. The Manchester soldier served in the U.S. Army and repaired and maintained tanks to ensure they were always combat-ready in case a crisis meant the military was called into action. Now that…
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Posted: February 21, 2014 by Madison Neveu, NH Business Review
Launched last fall, the program meets a growing need. With high-profile computer network breaches occurring with troublesome regularity, Manchester Community College has launched a new field of study that aims to train students for a career in preventing and discovering cybercrimes. The Cyber Security Investigations program, developed and headed by…
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Posted: February 10, 2014
Computer Science Department Chair and Associate Professor Peter La Monica recently spoke with WMUR News 9 about security concerns with Bluetooth technology. Bluetooth, a wireless signal that lets cellphones connect to and communicate with other devices. People use it for wireless headsets and for hands-free control. However, leaving Bluetooth on…
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Posted: January 23, 2014 by Union Leader
Manchester Community College and Granite State College formalized a new partnership Wednesday afternoon at the MCC Student Center to make bachelor degrees more affordable. MCC President Dr. Susan Huard said: "With this partnership, MCC students and others in Greater Manchester have a new, seamless and affordable option to earn a…
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Posted: January 12, 2014 by Irene Labombarde, Nashua Telegraph
Shannara "Shea" Smith of Merrimack likes building things, big things. She has volunteered extensively with Habitat for Humanity and is one of two women who are seniors in the Building Construction Technology program at Manchester Community College. She has taken an accelerated course load so she can graduate this spring,…
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Posted: December 11, 2013 by Pat Grossmith, Union Leader
The idea of Manchester Community College (MCC) students building an energy-efficient home began three years ago when David Fischer and Steve Duffley were watching their sons play basketball. Fischer, an MCC professor of building construction technology, asked Duffley if he wanted to buy one of the 1,000-square-foot modular homes his…
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Posted: December 02, 2013
On the evening of November 19th, dodgeballers from around New England came together at Manchester Community College for a special charity fundraising event benefiting 'Give Kids the World Village' and MCC's Community Service Team. Manchester Community College (MCC) teamed up with the New Hampshire Sports & Social Club (NHSSC) and…
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Posted: November 15, 2013 by NewHampshire.com
Manchester Community College is teaming with the New Hampshire Sports & Social Club for a charity dodgeball tournament and raffle to benefit the "Give Kids The World Village" in Florida and the MCC Community Service Club. While some grade schools say dodgeball is too dangerous for students, there's no such…
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Posted: October 21, 2013 by Sam Howe
Penn Foster, a leader in career-focused online and hybrid education designed to address the skills gap in America, and Manchester Community College (MCC), a leading community college in Manchester, New Hampshire, have announced a partnership that will expand the career offerings through MCC's Workforce Development Center. The programs, which include…
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Posted: October 10, 2013
New Hampshire students can now graduate from high school with a college certificate in computer programming, thanks to a new offering from Manchester Community College and the Virtual Learning Academy Charter School (VLACS). The certificate is designed to prepare students for careers in computer programming, and provide the skills necessary…
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Posted: September 09, 2013 by David Brooks, Nashua Telegraph
The last time you went to the doctor, were you suffering from "I-20.1"? Maybe "M-48.4"? Hopefully, it wasn't "A-20.0." This may seem a silly way to talk about chest pain, a stress fracture or bubonic plague, but it's part of what makes the world of health care go round –…
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Posted: September 04, 2013 by Sheryl Rich-Kern
Tom Rolfe, of Temple, installed piping systems for 30 years and knew how to read blueprints, but he lacked the high-tech background in demand today. So when he was laid off in 2011, he took a computer-aided design certificate program at Manchester Community College (MCC). Before he finished, he was…
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Posted: August 04, 2013 by David Lane, Union Leader
Not since it opened on Front Street in 1966 has Manchester Community College experienced so much construction activity at one time, all targeted at better preparing students for high demand careers and/or continuing their educations at four-year institutions. An expanded state-of-the-art welding lab, new computer lab, new advanced manufacturing lab,…
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Posted: June 28, 2013
The trustees of the Community College System of New Hampshire voted to freeze tuition in the coming academic year Thursday after passage of a state budget that boosts its funding by 25 percent in fiscal 2014. State university system trustees are scheduled to address tuition at a meeting Friday, spokesman…
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