October 2011 News Archive

October 26, 2011 MCC’s Hall of Fame Award honors Artist Hans Weiss
Hans Weiss was honored on Tuesday, October 25th for his long–time support of Manchester Community College at the second annual Hall of Fame Reception. He has contributed to the growth of the College and its educational programs, and has provided financial assistance to students interested in pursuing their college education. Weiss is an impressionistic, international artist in oil, watercolor, pen, ink, and pencil and has been drawing and painting all of his life.
October 25, 2011 Chinese Educators Visit Manchester Community College
Fourteen educators form China visited the college on October 20,2011 to learn more about the community college concept, the high school partnership program and transition-to-college programs.
October 21, 2011 MCC Hospitality Program Earns National Accreditation
The MCC Hospitality Program has earned national accreditation from the American Culinary Federation. Two programs were recertified and the new Culinary Arts A.S. degree earned its first national accreditation.
October 14, 2011 MCC and Town Officials Announce $1.3 Million Donation from First Niagara
Donation of building and unrestricted grant will support MCC’s downtown expansion.
October 7, 2011 MCC Designated a National Issues Forum Center
Manchester Community College is the first Connecticut-based institution to be certified as a National Issues Forum center for public policy. The National Issues Forum participants include a wide range of organizations that promote nonpartisan public deliberation in communities across the country.
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