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See what you missed at the Classical Gourmet Dinner:
on.fb.me/1XT4sRE Don't pass up this opportunity next year when it comes around.
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Please share with family and friends who may be looking for a new career: Manufacturing is one of the fastest growing job segments in Connecticut. Find out how you can enter this high-paying field at MCC's Precision Manufacturing Program Information Session, Wednesday, December 9, 3:00 pm–4:00 pm, Learning Resource Center, Room B144. Find out about both non-credit and credit-bearing opportunities, as well as financial aid. Please contact Ed Dombroski at edombroski@manchestercc.edu or 860-512-2814 for more information, or visit http://www.manchestercc.edu/manufacturing/students/
In MCC’s manufacturing programs, you’ll learn the skills needed in today’s high-tech manufacturing environment. You’ll have computerized classroom instruction using the latest software and hands-on practice in our machine shop. And you’ll learn from instructors that have decades of experience in the field and who give students real-world examples. Our classes are small and our... Read more »
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Wishing everyone a safe and happy holiday!
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Job Search & Cover Letters Workshop
SSC L-107 | Tuesday, November 10 | 12:00 pm–1:15 pm

This workshop will help individuals identify strategies and techniques for managing a comprehensive and effective job search and maximizing the impact of a cover letter. This workshop is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Julie Greene at jgreene@manchestercc.edu or 860-512-3374.
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Please share with anyone you feel would benefit:
Did you know that MCC's job search skills workshops are free and open to the public? If you are unemployed, underemployed or just looking for a change, consider investing an hour in one of the upcoming workshops. Find out more at www.manchestercc.edu/current-students/success/career/job-fairs-and-workshops/job-search-skills-workshops/
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Tonight at MCC on Main in support of the Wall That Heals: Veterans’ Wellness Workshop, 6:00 pm–7:00 pm. Dr. Christopher Colby is a wellness consultant and is dedicated to helping veterans live healthier lives. 
Reading from “Letters from Vietnam”, 7:00 pm–8:00 pm, 
Excerpts from the play will be read by local actors.
MCC on Main is located at 903 Main St. in Manchester. Both events are free and open to the public. #wallthatheals
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Please share with anyone who may still be considering attending MCC in the fall: Prospective and continuing students can complete some or all of the process of admission through registration on Saturday, August 22, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. The following offices will be open: Admissions, Assessment Testing, Academic Advising/Counseling, Registration, Student Retention Services and Cashiers. Walk-in assessment testing at 9 a.m and 10:30 a.m.; a photo ID and Banner number are required. Enroll now - classes start August 31. Learn more at www.manchestercc.edu/enroll
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MCC receives anywhere from 50 to 150 resumes for each job it posts, and we see these common mistakes all the time.
http://college.usatoday.com/2015/12/07/4-job-search-techniques-you-think-work-but-dont/
Here are four common blunders—and much more effective techniques to try instead.
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Professor’s Italy Sojourn Part of Educational Excellence and Distinguished Service Award. Read more: http://www.manchestercc.edu/professors-italy-sojourn-part-of-educational-excellence-and-distinguished-service-award/
Professor Jayne Pearson is the recipient of the college’s 2015 Educational Excellence and Distinguished Service Award, which recognizes MCC employees whose performance exemplifies excellence in teaching, leadership and administration.
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The Joys and Challenges of Owning Your Own Restaurant 
Tuesday, November 10 | 12:30 pm–2:00 pm | LRC Library Fireside Commons

Are you interested in opening and operating your own restaurant? Successful MCC alumni will discuss their personal experiences in making the transition from academics to working as a restaurant entrepreneur. Attendees to gain valuable information from
professionals successfully working in the field. For more information, contact Jayne Pearson at jpearson@manchestercc.edu or 860-512-2785.
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Half of the nation's undergraduates are attending community colleges. We shouldn't be a secret. Be proud of your education, and share your experence with others.
http://www.aol.com/article/2015/11/05/dr-jill-biden-explains-why-community-college-is-one/21259058/
In an exclusive Q&A with AOL.com, Dr. Biden explains why people looking to pursue a college degree should look no farther than their local community college.
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Free Seminar: "Things to Consider When Starting Your Own Business" presented by Attorney Garlinck Dumont on Wednesday, September 9, at 6 PM at MCC on Main, 903 Main Street, Manchester. To pre-register, email vnightingale@manchestercc.edu or call 860-647-6030 today! Walk-ins also welcome.
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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. The main, park-like campus, which is easily accessible from I-84, is also the home of Great Path Academy, a middle college high school, serving grades 9-12. The college’s second location, the Manchester Community College Arts and Education Center, opened in downtown Manchester in 2012. MCC takes pride in the quality of programs and the many ways we’ve helped students, families, businesses and community grow over the past five decades. 

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860-512-3000
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Great Path PO Box 1046 Manchester, CT 06045-1046