Monthly Events


October 12

Thursday

2017-10-12, 08:00:00 2017-10-12, 09:00:00 America/New_York The Common Read Presents: A Discussion of Jhumpa Lahiri's The Namesake (Chapters 1-4) Join Andrew Sottile, instructor of English, for a discussion of the first four chapters of this year's Common Read, Jhumpa Lahiri's "The Namesake." Bring your books! Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Great Path Academy Community Commons, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Andrew Sottile asottile@manchestercc.edu
The Common Read Presents: A Discussion of Jhumpa Lahiri's The Namesake (Chapters 1-4)

Join Andrew Sottile, instructor of English, for a discussion of the first four chapters of this year's Common Read, Jhumpa Lahiri's "The Namesake." Bring your books! Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Sponsored by The Common Read.
Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Website Address: http://libguides.manchestercc.edu/thenamesake

Andrew Sottile asottile@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2668

October 12

Thursday

2017-10-12, 09:30:00 2017-10-12, 10:30:00 America/New_York The Common Read Presents: A Discussion of Jhumpa Lahiri's The Namesake (Chapters 1-4) Join Andrew Sottile, instructor of English, for a discussion of the first four chapters of this year's Common Read, Jhumpa Lahiri's "The Namesake." Bring your books! Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Great Path Academy Community Commons, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Andrew Sottile asottile@manchestercc.edu
The Common Read Presents: A Discussion of Jhumpa Lahiri's The Namesake (Chapters 1-4)

Join Andrew Sottile, instructor of English, for a discussion of the first four chapters of this year's Common Read, Jhumpa Lahiri's "The Namesake." Bring your books! Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Sponsored by The Common Read.
Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Website Address: http://libguides.manchestercc.edu/thenamesake

Andrew Sottile asottile@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2668

October 12

Thursday

2017-10-12, 10:00:00 2017-10-12, 13:00:00 America/New_York Central Connecticut State University Campus Visit Central Connecticut State University will be here to answer any questions students may have about applying. Bring your questions. Student Services Center Area to the right of the cafeteria, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Stephanie Swantek sswantek@manchestercc.edu
Central Connecticut State University Campus Visit

Central Connecticut State University will be here to answer any questions students may have about applying. Bring your questions.
Location: Student Services Center Area to the right of the cafeteria
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Stephanie Swantek sswantek@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3306

October 12

Thursday

2017-10-12, 10:00:00 2017-10-12, 11:00:00 America/New_York Help with FAFSA Completion PLEASE BRING THE FOLLOWING:
Your and your Parent’s (if dependent) FSA ID (username and password)
Your parent(s) 2015 tax return and W2’s (if you are a dependent student and if your parent(s) filed a tax return)
Your 2015 tax return (if you filed) and W-2’s
Your and your parent’s SSN, DOB, and marital status
Student Services Center L177, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Tracey Deptula thadden-deptula@manchestercc.edu
Help with FAFSA Completion

PLEASE BRING THE FOLLOWING:
Your and your Parent’s (if dependent) FSA ID (username and password)
Your parent(s) 2015 tax return and W2’s (if you are a dependent student and if your parent(s) filed a tax return)
Your 2015 tax return (if you filed) and W-2’s
Your and your parent’s SSN, DOB, and marital status

Location: Student Services Center L177
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Website Address: https://www.manchestercc.edu/enrollment/financial-aid/

Tracey Deptula thadden-deptula@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3387

October 12

Thursday

2017-10-12, 17:30:00 2017-10-12, 18:30:00 America/New_York The Common Read Presents: A Discussion of Jhumpa Lahiri's The Namesake (Chapters 1-4) Join Andrew Sottile, instructor of English, for a discussion of the first four chapters of this year's Common Read, Jhumpa Lahiri's "The Namesake." Bring your books! Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Great Path Academy Community Commons, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Andrew Sottile asottile@manchestercc.edu
The Common Read Presents: A Discussion of Jhumpa Lahiri's The Namesake (Chapters 1-4)

Join Andrew Sottile, instructor of English, for a discussion of the first four chapters of this year's Common Read, Jhumpa Lahiri's "The Namesake." Bring your books! Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Sponsored by The Common Read.
Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Website Address: http://libguides.manchestercc.edu/thenamesake

Andrew Sottile asottile@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2668

October 13

Friday

2017-10-13, 10:00:00 2017-10-13, 13:00:00 America/New_York Bay Path University Campus Visit Want to learn more about transferring? Bay Path University will be visiting campus . Stop by to speak with a campus representative. Bring your questions. Learn about admissions, programs, deadlines, requirements and what campus life looks like. We hope to see you there! Student Services Center Area to the right of the cafeteria, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Stephanie Swantek sswantek@manchestercc.edu
Bay Path University Campus Visit

Want to learn more about transferring? Bay Path University will be visiting campus . Stop by to speak with a campus representative. Bring your questions. Learn about admissions, programs, deadlines, requirements and what campus life looks like. We hope to see you there!
Location: Student Services Center Area to the right of the cafeteria
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Stephanie Swantek sswantek@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3306

October 16

Monday

2017-10-16, 08:05:00 2017-10-10, 14:05:00 America/New_York Great Path Academy Picture Day LifeTouch will come to GPA to take photos of all the students. You are welcome to order photos as keepsakes. Students will be called down by grade level in order to take their photo. Great Path Academy Community Commons, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Ms. Robinson robid002@hartfordschools.org
Great Path Academy Picture Day

LifeTouch will come to GPA to take photos of all the students. You are welcome to order photos as keepsakes. Students will be called down by grade level in order to take their photo.
Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Ms. Robinson robid002@hartfordschools.org 860-512-3700

October 16

Monday

2017-10-16, 10:00:00 2017-10-16, 12:00:00 America/New_York Western New England University Campus Visit Western New England University will be visiting campus. Please bring your questions. Student Services Center Area to the right of the cafeteria, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Stephanie Swantek sswantek@manchestercc.edu
Western New England University Campus Visit

Western New England University will be visiting campus. Please bring your questions.
Location: Student Services Center Area to the right of the cafeteria
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Stephanie Swantek sswantek@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3306

October 18

Wednesday

2017-10-18, 12:30:00 2017-10-18, 13:45:00 America/New_York Effective Resume Writing Improve your visibility in the job market. This workshop will provide information on the skills and strategies needed to develop a resume that gets positive response from employers. Student Services Center L107, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Julie Greene jgreene@manchestercc.edu
Effective Resume Writing

Improve your visibility in the job market. This workshop will provide information on the skills and strategies needed to develop a resume that gets positive response from employers. Sponsored by MCC Career Services.
Location: Student Services Center L107
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Julie Greene jgreene@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3372

October 19

Thursday

2017-10-19, 18:00:00 2017-10-19, 20:00:00 America/New_York "Almost, Maine" MCC OnStage is presenting John Cariani's hit show "Almost, Maine"! One of the most produced shows in the country, it is a delightful, fun look at relationships in the fictional magical town of Almost, Maine. Starring students from MCC's Theatre Practicum class. All are invited. Arts, Sciences and Technology Center SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Debi Freund dfreund@manchestercc.edu
"Almost, Maine"

MCC OnStage is presenting John Cariani's hit show "Almost, Maine"! One of the most produced shows in the country, it is a delightful, fun look at relationships in the fictional magical town of Almost, Maine. Starring students from MCC's Theatre Practicum class. All are invited.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Debi Freund dfreund@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3107

October 19

Thursday

2017-10-19, 18:30:00 2017-10-19, 21:00:00 America/New_York Mishi-maya-gat Spoken Word & Music Series 6:30 p.m. - Poet/writer Heather Treseler's work has appeared in Boston Review, Harvard Review, Iowa Review, Pleiades, Boulevard, and The Worcester Review, among others. She is associate professor of English at Worcester State University and earned her Ph.D. in English at Notre Dame. 8 p.m.- From NYC, Kinetiscope String Quartet, featuring Jason Mellow and Adrianne Munden-Dixon, violins; Armande Alpyspaev, viola; and Sara Bennett Wolfe, cello; with special guest, flutist Melanie Chirignan. MCC on Main Dehn Gallery, 903 Main Street, Manchester CT 06040 Stephen Campiglio scampiglio@manchestercc.edu
Mishi-maya-gat Spoken Word & Music Series

6:30 p.m. - Poet/writer Heather Treseler's work has appeared in Boston Review, Harvard Review, Iowa Review, Pleiades, Boulevard, and The Worcester Review, among others. She is associate professor of English at Worcester State University and earned her Ph.D. in English at Notre Dame. 8 p.m.- From NYC, Kinetiscope String Quartet, featuring Jason Mellow and Adrianne Munden-Dixon, violins; Armande Alpyspaev, viola; and Sara Bennett Wolfe, cello; with special guest, flutist Melanie Chirignan. Sponsored by Town of Manchester's Downtown Arts & Culture Grant Program and MCC Foundation.
Location: MCC on Main Dehn Gallery
903 Main Street, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Website Address: http://www.manchestercc.edu/mmg

Stephen Campiglio scampiglio@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2824

October 20

Friday

2017-10-20, 18:00:00 2017-10-20, 20:00:00 America/New_York "Almost, Maine" MCC OnStage is presenting John Cariani's hit show "Almost, Maine"! One of the most produced shows in the country, the show is a delightful, fun look at relationships in the fictional magical town of Almost, Maine. Starring students from MCC's Theatre Practicum class. All are invited. Arts, Sciences and Technology Center SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Debi Freund dfreund@manchestercc.edu
"Almost, Maine"

MCC OnStage is presenting John Cariani's hit show "Almost, Maine"! One of the most produced shows in the country, the show is a delightful, fun look at relationships in the fictional magical town of Almost, Maine. Starring students from MCC's Theatre Practicum class. All are invited.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Debi Freund dfreund@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3107

October 21

Saturday

2017-10-21, 11:00:00 2017-10-21, 15:00:00 America/New_York The Empty Bowl Project The 20th Annual Empty Bowl Event. Buy a handmade ceramic bowl and you can enjoy unlimited soups and bread. The ceramic bowl is a reminder that over 128,000 people, including over 50,000 children experience hunger in the greater Hartford and Tolland counties. Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Kathy Kern kkern@manchestercc.edu
The Empty Bowl Project

The 20th Annual Empty Bowl Event. Buy a handmade ceramic bowl and you can enjoy unlimited soups and bread. The ceramic bowl is a reminder that over 128,000 people, including over 50,000 children experience hunger in the greater Hartford and Tolland counties. Sponsored by Foodshare.
Location: Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: $15.00

Website Address: http://www.foodshare.org

Kathy Kern kkern@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2794

October 24

Tuesday

2017-10-24, 16:00:00 2017-10-24, 17:00:00 America/New_York Help with FAFSA Completion PLEASE BRING THE FOLLOWING:
Your and your parent’s (if dependent) FSA ID (username and password)
Your parent(s) 2015 tax return and W2’s (if you are a dependent student and if your parent(s) filed a tax return)
Your 2015 tax return (if you filed) and W-2’s
Your and your parent’s SSN, DOB, and marital status
Student Services Center L177, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Tracey Deptula thadden-deptula@manchestercc.edu
Help with FAFSA Completion

PLEASE BRING THE FOLLOWING:
Your and your parent’s (if dependent) FSA ID (username and password)
Your parent(s) 2015 tax return and W2’s (if you are a dependent student and if your parent(s) filed a tax return)
Your 2015 tax return (if you filed) and W-2’s
Your and your parent’s SSN, DOB, and marital status

Location: Student Services Center L177
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Website Address: https://www.manchestercc.edu/enrollment/financial-aid/

Tracey Deptula thadden-deptula@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3387

October 25

Wednesday

2017-10-25, 12:30:00 2017-10-25, 13:45:00 America/New_York Interviewing Tips This workshop will cover the various stages of the interviewing process. Job seekers will gain insight into frequently asked interview questions and other tips that can help lead to a successful interview. Open to the public. Student Services Center L107, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Julie Greene jgreene@manchestercc.edu
Interviewing Tips

This workshop will cover the various stages of the interviewing process. Job seekers will gain insight into frequently asked interview questions and other tips that can help lead to a successful interview. Open to the public. Sponsored by MCC Career Services.
Location: Student Services Center L107
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Julie Greene jgreene@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3372

October 26

Thursday

2017-10-26, 10:00:00 2017-10-26, 11:00:00 America/New_York Help with FAFSA Completion PLEASE BRING THE FOLLOWING:
Your and your parent’s (if dependent) FSA ID (username and password)
Your parent(s) 2015 tax return and W2’s (if you are a dependent student and if your parent(s) filed a tax return)
Your 2015 tax return (if you filed) and W-2’s
Your and your parent’s SSN, DOB, and marital status
Student Services Center L177, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Tracey Deptula thadden-deptula@manchestercc.edu
Help with FAFSA Completion

PLEASE BRING THE FOLLOWING:
Your and your parent’s (if dependent) FSA ID (username and password)
Your parent(s) 2015 tax return and W2’s (if you are a dependent student and if your parent(s) filed a tax return)
Your 2015 tax return (if you filed) and W-2’s
Your and your parent’s SSN, DOB, and marital status

Location: Student Services Center L177
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Website Address: https://www.manchestercc.edu/enrollment/financial-aid/

Tracey Deptula thadden-deptula@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3387

October 26

Thursday

2017-10-26, 10:00:00 2017-10-26, 13:00:00 America/New_York 2017 Annual Transfer Fair Manchester Community College Annual Fall Transfer Fair will give students the opportunity to meet with representatives from over 40 different colleges and universities. Representatives will be available to answer questions regarding admission requirements, transfer scholarships, and other educational opportunities. Arts, Sciences and Technology Center Galleria 1st Floor, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Robert C. Turner, Jr. rturner@manchestercc.edu
2017 Annual Transfer Fair

Manchester Community College Annual Fall Transfer Fair will give students the opportunity to meet with representatives from over 40 different colleges and universities. Representatives will be available to answer questions regarding admission requirements, transfer scholarships, and other educational opportunities.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center Galleria 1st Floor
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Website Address: https://www.manchestercc.edu/offices/student-affairs/advising-counseling/transfer-to-another-college-or-university/

Robert C. Turner, Jr. rturner@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3328

October 26

Thursday

2017-10-26, 11:00:00 2017-10-26, 13:00:00 America/New_York Respiratory Care Week - Student Demo To help observe National Respiratory Care Week, MCC's second-year respiratory care students are staffing a display and information table to help demonstrate various aspects of their intended profession: featured will be their roles in emergency rooms and ICUs, as well as disease management, Life Star and more. In addition, there is an ongoing display created by first-year students in the Damato Library. The event is open to the public. Arts, Sciences and Technology Center Rotunda, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Nancy LaRoche-Shovak nlaroche-shovak@manchestercc.edu
Respiratory Care Week - Student Demo

To help observe National Respiratory Care Week, MCC's second-year respiratory care students are staffing a display and information table to help demonstrate various aspects of their intended profession: featured will be their roles in emergency rooms and ICUs, as well as disease management, Life Star and more. In addition, there is an ongoing display created by first-year students in the Damato Library. The event is open to the public.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center Rotunda
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Nancy LaRoche-Shovak nlaroche-shovak@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2714

October 26

Thursday

2017-10-26, 16:00:00 2017-10-26, 18:00:00 America/New_York MCC Community Science Lecture The Connecticut State Archaeologist Brian Jones will give a lecture titled, "An Ice Age Odyssey: The Pope Mastodon's Epic Journey Through Life, Death, Storage Crates and Museums.". His presentation will discuss the history of the remains of a mastodon uncovered on the Hill-Stead estate of Alfred A. Pope in Farmington in 1913. Arts, Sciences and Technology Center C211, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Pamela McManus pmcmanus@manchestercc.edu
MCC Community Science Lecture

The Connecticut State Archaeologist Brian Jones will give a lecture titled, "An Ice Age Odyssey: The Pope Mastodon's Epic Journey Through Life, Death, Storage Crates and Museums.". His presentation will discuss the history of the remains of a mastodon uncovered on the Hill-Stead estate of Alfred A. Pope in Farmington in 1913. Sponsored by MCC Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Division.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center C211
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Pamela McManus pmcmanus@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2738

October 26

Thursday

2017-10-26, 17:30:00 2017-10-12, 19:00:00 America/New_York GPA Senior Night The GPA Guidance Counselors welcome all senior parents and students! Counselors will discuss scholarships, FAFSA and answer all questions regarding Senior year. Great Path Academy Community Commons, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Ms. Corcoran KCorcoran@hartfordschools.org
GPA Senior Night

The GPA Guidance Counselors welcome all senior parents and students! Counselors will discuss scholarships, FAFSA and answer all questions regarding Senior year.
Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Ms. Corcoran KCorcoran@hartfordschools.org 860-512-3714

October 27

Friday

2017-10-27, 08:30:00 2017-10-27, 15:00:00 America/New_York International Business Institute for Community College Faculty "The aim of the IBI is to provide participants with the knowledge, experience and resources they need to internationalize general business courses and/or develop specialized international business courses at the two-year college level." - Michigan State University

Workshop Facilitator:
Sarah Singer, Ph.D., MSU

Keynote Speakers (International Business Leaders). Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Learn about IB trends and network with CC faculty.
Great Path Academy Community Commons, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Kevin Bechard kbechard@manchestercc.edu
International Business Institute for Community College Faculty

"The aim of the IBI is to provide participants with the knowledge, experience and resources they need to internationalize general business courses and/or develop specialized international business courses at the two-year college level." - Michigan State University

Workshop Facilitator:
Sarah Singer, Ph.D., MSU

Keynote Speakers (International Business Leaders). Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Learn about IB trends and network with CC faculty.
Sponsored by Michigan State University CIBER, University of Connecticut CIBER, Manchester Community College.
Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Website Address: http://www.manchestercc.edu/ibi

Kevin Bechard kbechard@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2633