MCC Launches Speakers’ Bureau Program for Community

Manchester, CT – (July 19, 2007) . . . Need a speaker for an upcoming event? Manchester Community College has launched its Speakers’ Bureau program, a free community service that offers informative and timely programs and presentations for community groups, civic organizations, local schools, and businesses.

The Speakers’ Bureau features a wide array of MCC faculty and staff volunteers knowledgeable in various areas of expertise. Community groups and local businesses can select from an extensive list of subjects and topics for upcoming annual meetings, events, seminars, workshops or networking opportunities. Sample topics include: career exploration, fundraising, changes in higher education, effective communications, communicating with people with disabilities, diversity, health and wellness, Black history and literature, business and leadership, culinary arts and many others.

For more information on the MCC Speakers’ Bureau or to schedule a speaker for an event, please visit

Students of any age who possess the desire to pursue higher education are welcome at Manchester Community College. MCC is proud of its academic excellence, new facilities, flexible schedules, small classes, low tuition and faculty with both academic and “real world” credentials. The College offers over 60 programs, transfer options, financial aid and scholarships, as well as access to baccalaureate degrees through guaranteed admissions programs with several universities. MCC is situated on a park-like campus and is easily accessible from I-84.