Monthly Events


February 19

Tuesday

2019-02-19, 14:00:00 2019-02-19, 15:15:00 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 February 19, 2:00 pm to 3:15 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

February 20

Wednesday

2019-02-20, 10:00:00 2019-02-20, 13:00:00 America/New_York Quinnipiac University Pop-Up Visit Want to learn more about transferring? Quinnipiac 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 Three tables outside the cafeteria, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Robert C. Turner Jr. rturner@manchestercc.edu

Quinnipiac University Pop-Up VisitWednesday February 20, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm


Want to learn more about transferring? Quinnipiac 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 Three tables outside 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

February 20

Wednesday

2019-02-20, 18:00:00 2019-02-20, 19:15:00 America/New_York TO BE RESCHEDULED: Celebrate in Song the Stonewall Riots and the Birth of the Gay Rights Movement June 28 is the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, start of the movement for gay liberation. Join the acapella ensemble of the Hartford Gay Mens Chorus -- "On that Note" -- for a tribute in song, focusing on Marsha P. Johnson, an African American trans rights/gay rights/AIDS activist. She was among the first to resist the police when they raided the Stonewall Inn, in New York's Greenwich Village. Jason Scappaticci, director, First Year and New Student Programs, will provide background. Student Services Center Lobby 1st Floor, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Stephania Davis sdavis@manchestercc.edu

TO BE RESCHEDULED: Celebrate in Song the Stonewall Riots and the Birth of the Gay Rights MovementWednesday February 20, 6:00 pm to 7:15 pm


June 28 is the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, start of the movement for gay liberation. Join the acapella ensemble of the Hartford Gay Mens Chorus -- "On that Note" -- for a tribute in song, focusing on Marsha P. Johnson, an African American trans rights/gay rights/AIDS activist. She was among the first to resist the police when they raided the Stonewall Inn, in New York's Greenwich Village. Jason Scappaticci, director, First Year and New Student Programs, will provide background. Sponsored by Cultural Programs Committee and the Pride Club..
Location: Student Services Center Lobby 1st Floor
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Stephania Davis sdavis@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2694

February 23

Saturday

2019-02-23, 10:00:00 2019-02-23, 12:00:00 America/New_York FAFSA DAYS The FAFSA Days session is designed to provide current and prospective MCC students with free, hands-on assistance in completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). MCC Financial Aid and Enrollment Services staff will be available to make sure that the process of applying for college financial aid does not become an obstacle from pursuing an education beyond high school. Learning Resource Center B222, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Jody Bailey finaid@manchestercc.edu

FAFSA DAYSSaturday February 23, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm


The FAFSA Days session is designed to provide current and prospective MCC students with free, hands-on assistance in completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). MCC Financial Aid and Enrollment Services staff will be available to make sure that the process of applying for college financial aid does not become an obstacle from pursuing an education beyond high school.
Location: Learning Resource Center B222
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

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

Jody Bailey finaid@manchestercc.edu 860-512-3380

February 26

Tuesday

2019-02-26, 12:15:00 2019-02-26, 13:30:00 America/New_York Warp Trio Presents Black Voices This concert program integrates Classical, Jazz, Hip-Hop and Spoken Word, including works all created by African-American artists. Presented in conjunction with the award winning emcee LiKWuiD, the program consists of poetry by Langston Hughes, Ntozake Shange, and Maya Angelou, as well as original spoken word material, complemented by Duke Ellington, William Grant Still, Harry Burleigh and original compositions from Warp Trio. Arts, Sciences and Technology Center SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Samantha Gonzalez sgonzalez@manchestercc.edu

Warp Trio Presents Black VoicesTuesday February 26, 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm


This concert program integrates Classical, Jazz, Hip-Hop and Spoken Word, including works all created by African-American artists. Presented in conjunction with the award winning emcee LiKWuiD, the program consists of poetry by Langston Hughes, Ntozake Shange, and Maya Angelou, as well as original spoken word material, complemented by Duke Ellington, William Grant Still, Harry Burleigh and original compositions from Warp Trio. Sponsored by The Liberal & Creative Arts Division and the English Department.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Samantha Gonzalez sgonzalez@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2262

February 26

Tuesday

2019-02-26, 14:00:00 2019-02-26, 15:15:00 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 February 26, 2:00 pm to 3:15 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

February 26

Tuesday

2019-02-26, 15:30:00 2019-02-26, 17:30:00 America/New_York Gender Inclusion, Pronouns and You What's in a pronoun? Respecting the choice of an individual's identity is important. But what is the best way to navigate what has become a tricky subject? We'll talk about it and do some practice during this session with Julia Anderson (she/her/hers), Program Coordinator of the University of Connecticut’s Rainbow Center. Great Path Academy Community Commons, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Stephania Davis sdavis@manchestercc.edu

Gender Inclusion, Pronouns and YouTuesday February 26, 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm


What's in a pronoun? Respecting the choice of an individual's identity is important. But what is the best way to navigate what has become a tricky subject? We'll talk about it and do some practice during this session with Julia Anderson (she/her/hers), Program Coordinator of the University of Connecticut’s Rainbow Center. Sponsored by Cultural Programs Committee, MCC Diversity Committee, MCC Pride Club.
Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Stephania Davis sdavis@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2694

February 28

Thursday

2019-02-28, 11:00:00 2019-02-28, 12:30:00 America/New_York The Origin of Sheff vs. O’Neill: The Troubled Legacy of School Segregation in Connecticut This talk by Dr. Ann-Marie Adams will focus on race, education and reform in Connecticut. It uses a 1996 school desegregation case in Hartford, Connecticut as a window into the long, civil rights movement in Connecticut and its essential component: a quality education.

Ann-Marie Adams is an award-winning journalist, historian and founder of The Hartford Guardian.
Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Sarah Cieglo scieglo@manchestercc.edu

The Origin of Sheff vs. O’Neill: The Troubled Legacy of School Segregation in ConnecticutThursday February 28, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm


This talk by Dr. Ann-Marie Adams will focus on race, education and reform in Connecticut. It uses a 1996 school desegregation case in Hartford, Connecticut as a window into the long, civil rights movement in Connecticut and its essential component: a quality education.

Ann-Marie Adams is an award-winning journalist, historian and founder of The Hartford Guardian.
Sponsored by The History & Art History Club, The Diversity Committee and the Office of Student Activities.
Location: Student Services Center Cheney Dining Room
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Sarah Cieglo scieglo@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2767