Monthly Events


April 18

Thursday

2019-04-18, 10:00:00 2019-04-18, 14:00:00 America/New_York The Big Draw Community Arts Event This Community Arts Event is in its seventh season. There will be large sheets of paperer mounted on the hallway walls throughout the Visual Fine Arts Department, and all drawing materials are provided. This is an open event to all, with no prior drawing experience required. Snacks and pizza also provided. Arts, Sciences and Technology Center D-E Art Hallway, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Patricia Carrigan pcarrigan@manchestercc.edu

The Big Draw Community Arts EventThursday April 18, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm


This Community Arts Event is in its seventh season. There will be large sheets of paperer mounted on the hallway walls throughout the Visual Fine Arts Department, and all drawing materials are provided. This is an open event to all, with no prior drawing experience required. Snacks and pizza also provided. Sponsored by MCC Foundation & MCC Cultural Programs Committee.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center D-E Art Hallway
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Patricia Carrigan pcarrigan@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2695

April 18

Thursday

2019-04-18, 13:00:00 2019-04-18, 15:00:00 America/New_York Common Read Guest Speaker - Author Wes Moore: A Keynote Address with Audience Q and A Wes Moore, author of The Other Wes Moore, will visit MCC's campus for a keynote address on the importance of mentorship and education. He will answer questions on his book, which is the 2018-2019 Common Read at MCC. The event is open to the public. Join us! Arts, Sciences and Technology Center SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Andrew Sottile asottile@manchestercc.edu

Common Read Guest Speaker - Author Wes Moore: A Keynote Address with Audience Q and AThursday April 18, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm


Wes Moore, author of The Other Wes Moore, will visit MCC's campus for a keynote address on the importance of mentorship and education. He will answer questions on his book, which is the 2018-2019 Common Read at MCC. The event is open to the public. Join us! Sponsored by The MCC Foundation, Cultural Programs Committee, HCHE, and Capital CC.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

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

April 18

Thursday

2019-04-18, 14:00:00 2019-04-18, 16:00:00 America/New_York Financial Plan Overview This is the third of a four-part lecture series designed to teach students how to develop a business plan for the Venture Capitalist Challenge. The Venture Capitalist Challenge is a pitch deck competition where students will present their business proposals to faculty and students. The winner of the VCC will earn some prize money to kick start their business. Arts, Sciences and Technology Center E202, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Malton Edwards medwards@manchestercc.edu

Financial Plan OverviewThursday April 18, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm


This is the third of a four-part lecture series designed to teach students how to develop a business plan for the Venture Capitalist Challenge. The Venture Capitalist Challenge is a pitch deck competition where students will present their business proposals to faculty and students. The winner of the VCC will earn some prize money to kick start their business. Sponsored by Applied Business Concepts Student Club.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center E202
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Malton Edwards medwards@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2631

April 23

Tuesday

2019-04-23, 10:00:00 2019-04-23, 13:00:00 America/New_York University of Bridgeport Pop-up Visit Want to learn more about transferring? University of Bridgeport 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 Lobby outside cafeteria, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Robert C. Turner Jr. rturner@manchestercc.edu

University of Bridgeport Pop-up VisitTuesday April 23, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm


Want to learn more about transferring? University of Bridgeport 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 Lobby outside 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

April 23

Tuesday

2019-04-23, 18:00:00 2019-04-23, 19:30:00 America/New_York Celebrate in Song the Stonewall Riots and the Birth of the Gay Rights Movement June 28th is the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, the 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. Come learn about this important movement, enjoy some pop songs and refreshments too. Student Services Center Lobby 1st Floor, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Stephania Davis sdavis@manchestercc.edu

Celebrate in Song the Stonewall Riots and the Birth of the Gay Rights MovementTuesday April 23, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm


June 28th is the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, the 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. Come learn about this important movement, enjoy some pop songs and refreshments too. Sponsored by The 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

April 24

Wednesday

2019-04-24, 09:00:00 2019-04-24, 16:00:00 America/New_York Considering Transferring To Eastern Connecticut State University ECSU advisors will be available to meet one-on-one with prospective students to discuss course selection and transfer opportunities. Interested students can sign up in the SSC L120. Space is limited! Student Services Center L120, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Robert C. Turner Jr. rturner@manchestercc.edu

Considering Transferring To Eastern Connecticut State UniversityWednesday April 24, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm


ECSU advisors will be available to meet one-on-one with prospective students to discuss course selection and transfer opportunities. Interested students can sign up in the SSC L120. Space is limited!
Location: Student Services Center L120
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

April 25

Thursday

2019-04-25, 10:00:00 2019-04-25, 13:00:00 America/New_York Central Connecticut State University Pop-up Visit Want to learn more about transferring? Central Connecticut State 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

Central Connecticut State University Pop-up VisitThursday April 25, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm


Want to learn more about transferring? Central Connecticut State 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

April 25

Thursday

2019-04-25, 14:00:00 2019-04-25, 16:00:00 America/New_York How to Pitch Your Business Plan This is the fourth of a four-part lecture series designed to teach students how to develop a business plan for the Venture Capitalist Challenge. The Venture Capitalist Challenge is a pitch deck competition where students will present their business proposals to faculty and students. The winner of the VCC will earn some prize money to kick start their business. Arts, Sciences and Technology Center E202, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Malton Edwards medwards@manchestercc.edu

How to Pitch Your Business PlanThursday April 25, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm


This is the fourth of a four-part lecture series designed to teach students how to develop a business plan for the Venture Capitalist Challenge. The Venture Capitalist Challenge is a pitch deck competition where students will present their business proposals to faculty and students. The winner of the VCC will earn some prize money to kick start their business. Sponsored by Applied Business Concepts Student Club.
Location: Arts, Sciences and Technology Center E202
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

Malton Edwards medwards@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2631

April 26

Friday

2019-04-26, 19:00:00 2019-04-26, 22:00:00 America/New_York Evening of Fine Food & Friends A cabaret-themed evening of entertainment, delicious hors-d'oeuvres and desserts, silent auction and silent wine auction, raffles, wine pull, music, and dancing. This premier gala raises funds for student scholarships at MCC. Student Services Center Atrium, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Teresa Arnold tarnold@manchestercc.edu

Evening of Fine Food & FriendsFriday April 26, 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm


A cabaret-themed evening of entertainment, delicious hors-d'oeuvres and desserts, silent auction and silent wine auction, raffles, wine pull, music, and dancing. This premier gala raises funds for student scholarships at MCC. Sponsored by MCC Foundation.
Location: Student Services Center Atrium
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: $125.00

Website Address: https://www.manchestercc.edu/foundation/evening-of-fine-food-and-friends/

Teresa Arnold tarnold@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2924

April 30

Tuesday

2019-04-30, 13:00:00 2019-04-30, 14:30:00 America/New_York Bringing in the Bystander - Sexual Violence Prevention Training Everyone has a role to play in ending sexual violence. Participants will understand their role as bystanders, develop their skills as bystanders and make a commitment to intervene in the case of sexual violence. This prevention workshop is part of MCC's ongoing commitment to providing a community of responsibility. Great Path Academy Community Commons, Great Path, Manchester CT 06040 Debi Freund dfreund@manchestercc.edu

Bringing in the Bystander - Sexual Violence Prevention TrainingTuesday April 30, 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm


Everyone has a role to play in ending sexual violence. Participants will understand their role as bystanders, develop their skills as bystanders and make a commitment to intervene in the case of sexual violence. This prevention workshop is part of MCC's ongoing commitment to providing a community of responsibility.
Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Great Path, Manchester CT 06040

Fee: Free

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