Monthly Events


March 15

Thursday

2018-03-15, 18:30:00 2018-03-15, 21:00:00 America/New_York Mishi-maya-gat Spoken Word & Music Series 8 p.m.: Chat Noir, a gypsy jazz quartet, performing traditional European music in the spirit of Django Reinhardt, features Marcus Centola, accordion; Andrew Studenski, clarinet; Dan Liparini, guitar; and David Uhl, bass. 6:30 p.m.: poet/writer DeMisty Bellinger, MFA, Southampton College and Ph.D. from University of Nebraska, is the author of Rubbing Elbows from Finishing Line Press and a Creative Writing and African-American Studies faculty member at Fitchburg State University, Massachusetts. MCC on Main Dehn Gallery, 903 Main Street, Manchester CT 06040 Stephen Campiglio scampiglio@manchestercc.edu

Mishi-maya-gat Spoken Word & Music SeriesThursday March 15, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm


8 p.m.: Chat Noir, a gypsy jazz quartet, performing traditional European music in the spirit of Django Reinhardt, features Marcus Centola, accordion; Andrew Studenski, clarinet; Dan Liparini, guitar; and David Uhl, bass. 6:30 p.m.: poet/writer DeMisty Bellinger, MFA, Southampton College and Ph.D. from University of Nebraska, is the author of Rubbing Elbows from Finishing Line Press and a Creative Writing and African-American Studies faculty member at Fitchburg State University, Massachusetts. Sponsored by MCC Foundation and Town of Manchester's Downtown Arts and Culture Grant Program.
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

March 19

Monday

2018-03-19, 10:00:00 2018-03-19, 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 VisitMonday March 19, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm


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

March 20

Tuesday

2018-03-20, 10:00:00 2018-03-20, 13:00:00 America/New_York 2018 Spring Transfer Fair (Rescheduled) Ready to transfer your credits? Students will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from more than 40 different colleges and universities, who will be ready to answer questions regarding admission requirements, transfer scholarships and other educational opportunities. The event will also take place in the Raymond F. Damato Learning Resource Center atrium. Learning Resource Center Galleria North 2nd Floor, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Robert C Turner Jr rturner@manchestercc.edu

2018 Spring Transfer Fair (Rescheduled)Tuesday March 20, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm


Ready to transfer your credits? Students will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from more than 40 different colleges and universities, who will be ready to answer questions regarding admission requirements, transfer scholarships and other educational opportunities. The event will also take place in the Raymond F. Damato Learning Resource Center atrium.
Location: Learning Resource Center Galleria North 2nd 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 860-593-0000

March 20

Tuesday

2018-03-20, 11:00:00 2018-03-20, 12:15:00 America/New_York Interviewing Tips Workshop 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 WorkshopTuesday March 20, 11:00 am to 12:15 pm


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

March 21

Wednesday

2018-03-21, 10:00:00 2018-03-21, 13:00:00 America/New_York University of New Haven Campus Visit Want to learn more about transferring? University of New Haven 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 Rpbert C Turner Jr rturner@manchestercc.edu

University of New Haven Campus VisitWednesday March 21, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm


Want to learn more about transferring? University of New Haven 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

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

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

March 21

Wednesday

2018-03-21, 10:00:00 2018-03-21, 13:00:00 America/New_York University of Connecticut Campus Visit Want to learn more about transferring? University of Connecticut 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 Robert C Turner Jr rturner@manchestercc.edu

University of Connecticut Campus VisitWednesday March 21, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm


Want to learn more about transferring? University of Connecticut 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

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

March 22

Thursday

2018-03-22, 12:30:00 2018-03-22, 13:30:00 America/New_York MediaNOW! Expert's Panel - TV Journalism Interested in TV Journalism? Come hear two local TV news experts discuss current/relevant topics on what they enjoy doing for a living and how they got to where they are today:
a) Kevin Nathan, News Anchor/Sports Journalist-NBC Connecticut/NBC Sports - "Covering the 2018 Winter Olympics in So. Korea": THUR 3/22, 1230-130pm in AST, E-202
b) Esther Katro, Reporter - Fox61 - "What 12+ Internships Can Do For Your Media Career": MON 3/26, 200-300PM in Village, V-162
FREE for MCC students and staff!
Arts, Sciences and Technology Center E202, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Prof. Albert Kim akim@manchestercc.edu

MediaNOW! Expert's Panel - TV JournalismThursday March 22, 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm


Interested in TV Journalism? Come hear two local TV news experts discuss current/relevant topics on what they enjoy doing for a living and how they got to where they are today:
a) Kevin Nathan, News Anchor/Sports Journalist-NBC Connecticut/NBC Sports - "Covering the 2018 Winter Olympics in So. Korea": THUR 3/22, 1230-130pm in AST, E-202
b) Esther Katro, Reporter - Fox61 - "What 12+ Internships Can Do For Your Media Career": MON 3/26, 200-300PM in Village, V-162
FREE for MCC students and staff!
Sponsored by ICE Radio at MCC/1620AM, ICE TV Club, LiveWire Newspaper.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center E202
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

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

Prof. Albert Kim akim@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2797

March 23

Friday

2018-03-23, 12:30:00 2018-03-23, 15:30:00 America/New_York Annual MCC Community Passover Seder Luncheon - SOLD OUT! Our Annual MCC Community Passover Seder is now sold out. We still welcome donations. Suggested donation amount $10. Please send a check to MCC Foundation Seder Fund, MS 6, PO Box 1046, Manchester, CT 06045-1046 or click on the link below. Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Valerie R. Kier vkier@manchestercc.edu

Annual MCC Community Passover Seder Luncheon - SOLD OUT!Friday March 23, 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm


Our Annual MCC Community Passover Seder is now sold out. We still welcome donations. Suggested donation amount $10. Please send a check to MCC Foundation Seder Fund, MS 6, PO Box 1046, Manchester, CT 06045-1046 or click on the link below.
Location: Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Website Address: http://bit.ly/2GZfHCo

Valerie R. Kier vkier@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2760

March 23

Friday

2018-03-23, 19:30:00 2018-03-23, 21:30:00 America/New_York Fauré Requiem Presented by the MSOC and MCC Orchestra and Choirs The Manchester Community College Chorale and Madrigals Singers are joining the Manchester Symphony Orchestra and Chorale in the performance of the beloved "Fauré Requiem and Cantique de Jean Racine," with soloists Ava Wing, soprano; and Christopher Daugherty, baritone, under the baton of Carolina Flores. The Manchester Symphony Orchestra will also perform Mozart's Symphony No. 31 in D, K. 297 “Paris” under the baton of Joseph Hodge. For information call (860) 646-0047 or visit www.msoc.org Arts, Sciences and Technology Center SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Carolina Flores cflores@manchestercc.edu

Fauré Requiem Presented by the MSOC and MCC Orchestra and ChoirsFriday March 23, 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm


The Manchester Community College Chorale and Madrigals Singers are joining the Manchester Symphony Orchestra and Chorale in the performance of the beloved "Fauré Requiem and Cantique de Jean Racine," with soloists Ava Wing, soprano; and Christopher Daugherty, baritone, under the baton of Carolina Flores. The Manchester Symphony Orchestra will also perform Mozart's Symphony No. 31 in D, K. 297 “Paris” under the baton of Joseph Hodge. For information call (860) 646-0047 or visit www.msoc.org Sponsored by Greater arts Council, SBM Charitable Foundation, Foulds Family Foundation, Manchester Community College.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: $18.00

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

Carolina Flores cflores@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2640

March 26

Monday

2018-03-26, 14:00:00 2018-03-26, 15:05:00 America/New_York MediaNOW! Expert's Panel - TV Journalism Interested in TV Journalism? Come hear two local TV news experts discuss current/relevant topics on what they enjoy doing for a living and how they got to where they are today:
a) Kevin Nathan, News Anchor/Sports Journalist-NBC Connecticut/NBC Sports - "Covering the 2018 Winter Olympics in So. Korea": THUR 3/22, 1230-130pm in AST, E-202
b) Esther Katro, Reporter - Fox61 - "What 12+ Internships Can Do For Your Media Career": MON 3/26, 200-300PM in Village, V-162
FREE for MCC students and staff!
Arts, Sciences and Technology Center E202, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Prof. Albert Kim akim@manchestercc.edu

MediaNOW! Expert's Panel - TV JournalismMonday March 26, 2:00 pm to 3:05 pm


Interested in TV Journalism? Come hear two local TV news experts discuss current/relevant topics on what they enjoy doing for a living and how they got to where they are today:
a) Kevin Nathan, News Anchor/Sports Journalist-NBC Connecticut/NBC Sports - "Covering the 2018 Winter Olympics in So. Korea": THUR 3/22, 1230-130pm in AST, E-202
b) Esther Katro, Reporter - Fox61 - "What 12+ Internships Can Do For Your Media Career": MON 3/26, 200-300PM in Village, V-162
FREE for MCC students and staff!
Sponsored by ICE Radio at MCC/1620AM, ICE TV Club, LiveWire Newspaper.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center E202
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

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

Prof. Albert Kim akim@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2797

March 27

Tuesday

2018-03-27, 11:00:00 2018-03-27, 12:15:00 America/New_York Effective Resume Writing Workshop 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 WorkshopTuesday March 27, 11:00 am to 12:15 pm


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

March 27

Tuesday

2018-03-27, 12:00:00 2018-03-27, 13:20:00 America/New_York Peer Led Sessions-Goal Setting Part I and II OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS:
The Goal Setting skill helps to build self-regulation. Goal Setting will help you identify, plan for, and commit to the pursuit of a goal, resulting in more optimal performance, sustained motivation, and increased effort.
A 5-step process called “SPEAR”, will be explored in part I ( March 27, AST-C203) and continued in part II (April 3, GPA Commons).
Arts, Sciences and Technology Center C203, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Ta'Shema Odoms todoms@manchestercc.edu

Peer Led Sessions-Goal Setting Part I and IITuesday March 27, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm


OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS:
The Goal Setting skill helps to build self-regulation. Goal Setting will help you identify, plan for, and commit to the pursuit of a goal, resulting in more optimal performance, sustained motivation, and increased effort.
A 5-step process called “SPEAR”, will be explored in part I ( March 27, AST-C203) and continued in part II (April 3, GPA Commons).
Sponsored by Veteran II Veteran Peer Mentor Program.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center C203
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Ta'Shema Odoms todoms@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3307

March 27

Tuesday

2018-03-27, 16:00:00 2018-03-27, 17:00:00 America/New_York FAFSA Session Do you need help completing the 18-19 FAFSA? Walk-in help available! Space is limited.

WHAT TO BRING:
•Your Federal Student Aid ID (username and password) and your parents’ FSA ID if you are a dependent student.
•Your 2016 tax return and W-2s and your parents’ 2016 tax return and W-2s (if a dependent student).
•Your Social Security number and date of birth and your parents’ Social Security numbers and dates of birth (if dependent).
•Permanent resident card (if applicable).
Student Services Center L177, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Tracey Deptula thadden-deptula@manchestercc.edu

FAFSA SessionTuesday March 27, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm


Do you need help completing the 18-19 FAFSA? Walk-in help available! Space is limited.

WHAT TO BRING:
•Your Federal Student Aid ID (username and password) and your parents’ FSA ID if you are a dependent student.
•Your 2016 tax return and W-2s and your parents’ 2016 tax return and W-2s (if a dependent student).
•Your Social Security number and date of birth and your parents’ Social Security numbers and dates of birth (if dependent).
•Permanent resident card (if applicable).

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

March 28

Wednesday

2018-03-28, 13:00:00 2018-03-28, 15:00:00 America/New_York Passport on Wheels - Apply for a US Passport This is an opportunity to obtain a US passport. There is specific documentation that you must bring, and a fee that you must pay, but all the paperwork you need, and your passport photo can be obtained in one easy, convenient session. For more details, please see the TV monitors around campus. To schedule an appointment or if you have any further questions, please contact Ms. Clark at kclark@hplct.org at the Harford Public Library. Student Services Center Cafeteria, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Kaitlyn Clark kclark@hplct.org

Passport on Wheels - Apply for a US PassportWednesday March 28, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm


This is an opportunity to obtain a US passport. There is specific documentation that you must bring, and a fee that you must pay, but all the paperwork you need, and your passport photo can be obtained in one easy, convenient session. For more details, please see the TV monitors around campus. To schedule an appointment or if you have any further questions, please contact Ms. Clark at kclark@hplct.org at the Harford Public Library. Sponsored by Hartford Public Library.
Location: Student Services Center Cafeteria
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: $110.00

Kaitlyn Clark kclark@hplct.org 860-695-6300

March 28

Wednesday

2018-03-28, 19:00:00 2018-03-28, 20:30:00 America/New_York Biology Lecture - Safe Foods Save Lives: Dr. Mary Anne Amalaradjou Dr. Amalaradjou’s research focuses on understanding how pathogens are transmitted along the food chain and developing preventive controls to promote food safety and public health. The public is invited. Great Path Academy Community Commons, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Jonathan Morris jmorris@manchestercc.edu

Biology Lecture - Safe Foods Save Lives: Dr. Mary Anne AmalaradjouWednesday March 28, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm


Dr. Amalaradjou’s research focuses on understanding how pathogens are transmitted along the food chain and developing preventive controls to promote food safety and public health. The public is invited. Sponsored by MCC Science Dept. and CT Valley Branch of the ASM.
Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Jonathan Morris jmorris@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2771

March 29

Thursday

2018-03-29, 08:00:00 2018-03-29, 10:00:00 America/New_York Cyber Bullying Presentation Students will listen to a presentation by the police on internet safety and the consequences of misusing the internet. Great Path Academy Community Commons, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Mrs. Canty cants001@hartfordschools.org

Cyber Bullying PresentationThursday March 29, 8:00 am to 10:00 am


Students will listen to a presentation by the police on internet safety and the consequences of misusing the internet.
Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Mrs. Canty cants001@hartfordschools.org 860-512-3700

March 29

Thursday

2018-03-29, 12:40:00 2018-03-29, 14:20:00 America/New_York School-Wide Assembly The School-Wide Assembly is held monthly to acknowledge our outstanding students and provide students with presentations that will help with academics and social emotional learning. Arts, Sciences and Technology Center SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Mrs. Lopez alopez@hartfordschools.org

School-Wide AssemblyThursday March 29, 12:40 pm to 2:20 pm


The School-Wide Assembly is held monthly to acknowledge our outstanding students and provide students with presentations that will help with academics and social emotional learning.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Mrs. Lopez alopez@hartfordschools.org 860-512-3700

March 29

Thursday

2018-03-29, 14:00:00 2018-03-29, 15:30:00 America/New_York Sexual Violence 101 and Bystander Intervention There is a great deal of misinformation regarding what sexual violence is, what consent looks like, and how to talk about sexual assault. In this workshop, we will explore the continuum of sexual violence and define important terms. We will discuss common myths associated with sexual violence, while exploring surprising statistics. Participants will also have the opportunity to ask questions and think critically about their understanding of sexual violence. This workshop will also take a look at what we can do to prevent sexual violence. We will explore how we all can use our voices, influence, and actions to become part of the solution. Bystander intervention techniques will be discussed, and practiced, to help students stop a range of negative behaviors and to create spaces where everyone is safe and respected. Great Path Academy Community Commons, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Nylsa Ubarri-Young NUbarri@comcast.net

Sexual Violence 101 and Bystander InterventionThursday March 29, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm


There is a great deal of misinformation regarding what sexual violence is, what consent looks like, and how to talk about sexual assault. In this workshop, we will explore the continuum of sexual violence and define important terms. We will discuss common myths associated with sexual violence, while exploring surprising statistics. Participants will also have the opportunity to ask questions and think critically about their understanding of sexual violence. This workshop will also take a look at what we can do to prevent sexual violence. We will explore how we all can use our voices, influence, and actions to become part of the solution. Bystander intervention techniques will be discussed, and practiced, to help students stop a range of negative behaviors and to create spaces where everyone is safe and respected. Sponsored by YWCA.
Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Nylsa Ubarri-Young NUbarri@comcast.net 860-512-3324