New Hires at MCC

New Hires at Manchester Community College

Manchester,CT-(September 13, 2011)…The following are new faces at Manchester Community College.

Sarah Cieglo, a resident of New Haven, has been hired as a lecturer in the Social Science and Hospitality Department. Sarah is a Ph.D. candidate at Yale University in the History Department and has taught at Naugatuck Valley Community College and served as a Teaching Fellow at Yale University. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University in History and Musicology and a master’s degree from Yale University in History. She has served as a volunteer tutor for New Haven Reads, has been a volunteer Organizer for Christ Church and was an organizer for the Yale British Studies Colloquium.

Carleigh Cappeta, a resident of Rocky Hill, has been hired as the part- time director of the Excursions in Learning program. This is an enrichment program for children ages 5-14, who explore a variety of subjects through this hands on, experiential learning program. She holds a bachelor of arts degree in Theatre and a bachelor of science degree in Elementary Education from Southern Connecticut State University. She has worked as an early childhood teacher at the Cheshire Nursery School and for the Hartford Stage Company as an Education Associate for Community- Based Programs.

Students of any age who possess the desire to pursue higher education are welcome at Manchester Community College. MCC is proud of its academic excellence, new facilities, flexible schedules, small classes, low tuition and faculty with both academic and “real world” credentials. The College offers over 60 programs, transfer options, financial aid and scholarships, as well as access to baccalaureate degrees through guaranteed admissions programs with several universities. MCC is situated on a park –like campus and is easily accessible from I-84.

News Item Posted On: September 13, 2011
For Additional Information Contact: R Dianne K. McHutchison at 860-512-2914