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MCC Announces Excellence in Service and Teaching Awards

Manchester Community College bestowed its annual Excellence in Service Award on Academic Associate Erin O’Neil of Wethersfield, and the Excellence in Teaching Award went to Professor Tuesday L. Cooper, EdD, JD of Broad Brook. These MCC awards recognize and honor employees who demonstrate excellence as judged by their peers at the college. Nominations are solicited… Read more

CT State Swears In First Chief of Police 

Connecticut native Christopher Chute is now Connecticut State Community College’s inaugural chief of police following a public swearing-in ceremony at Naugatuck Valley Community College.   The event included students, faculty and staff from Connecticut State Community College’s (CT State) 12 community colleges, Chute’s family, and police and municipal leaders from throughout Connecticut. Chute’s appointment, which… Read more

MCC to Host Empty Bowls Project Benefitting Connecticut Foodshare on October 22

MANCHESTER, Conn. (October 18, 2022) – Over the last 22 years the annual Empty Bowls Project at Manchester Community College (MCC) has raised over $350,000 to benefit Connecticut Foodshare, the statewide food bank serving all of Connecticut where nearly 400,000 people are food insecure, including 1 in 8 children. MCC faculty, staff and volunteers are… Read more

Enjoy a Gourmet Meal at MCC

Each semester, students in MCC’s hospitality programs plan, prepare and serve meals in the college’s Culinary Arts Center. The meals are exceptionally priced, and provide a valuable, hands-on experience for the college’s students. Several opportunities are available this semester to dine at the college; please see the menus and dates below. Reservations are required for… Read more

CT Community Colleges and Xometry Announce Full Tuition Scholarships for Manufacturing Students

The Connecticut community colleges and technology company Xometry were joined by Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology and Connecticut’s Chief Manufacturing Officer Paul Lavoie at Asnuntuck Community College on October 4 to announce 19 full-tuition scholarships for advanced manufacturing students at nine community colleges across the state to help increase the state’s manufacturing workforce. The scholarships… Read more

Cheney Family Continues to Support Manchester Community

MANCHESTER, Conn. (June 2022) . . .  MCC Foundation received generous gifts to establish the Cheney Family Endowed Scholarship Fund to support need-based scholarships for full- and part-time students enrolled in credit-bearing degree or certificate programs at Manchester Community College. The gifts were made through a charitable fund established by descendants of the Cheney Brothers… Read more

MCC CEO Named to National Board

Manchester Community College Chief Executive Officer Nicole Esposito, Ed.D. has been appointed to the national board of directors of the American Association of Women in Community Colleges (AAWCC) as a Member-at-Large.

MCC Ranked 12th Best Community College in the US

Connecticut’s community college system, was ranked No. 1 in the nation by WalletHub this week, and several of the community colleges ranked among the top 15 in the country in the financial website’s reports on community colleges and state-by-state community college system rankings.