Larry McKonkey Visits MxCC

Larry McKonkey Visits MxCC

Larry McConkey, world renowned steadicam operator demonstrating to students in the Center For New Media More »

Center For New Media Opens

Center For New Media Opens

Mayor Dan Drew of Middletown spoke to members of the Middlesex community at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the Center For New Media. The college received a 2.5 million dollar federal grant to renovate our media facilities and programs to better prepare students for careers in new media areas. More »

The Pavilion in Founders Hall Opens

The Pavilion in Founders Hall Opens

The new Pavilion expansion of Founder\\\\\\\'s Hall opened in February 2015. The pavilion adds much needed interior open space to campus and embraces the natural beauty of the surroundings with inspiring views through large open glass windows. More »

Middletown Music Festival Rocks Campus

Middletown Music Festival Rocks Campus

The 3rd Annual Middletown Music Festival, co-sponsored by MxCC, has been scheduled for this summer during the second weekend of August. This year\\\\\\\'s festival will expand to two days and feature many more musicians and groups than last year. The festival features local groups from the greater Middletown area. More »

Learning Communities Promote Collaboration

Learning Communities Promote Collaboration

Middlesex students have been experiencing several new approaches to learning basic skills in English and Math this year, including new versions of structured learning communities. The communities help support students efforts by building stronger relations with fellow students through common courses and activities. More »

Students Like new Production Classrooms

Students Like new Production Classrooms

Several new production classrooms were opened this year as part of the Center For New Media. More »

MxCC Awards Honor Outstanding Students

MxCC Awards Honor Outstanding Students

Each year MxCC faculty select the most outstanding students from each program and academic area. Pictured are students who received academic awards in 2014. This year\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s award ceremony is scheduled for Friday, April 24. More »


Councilwoman proclaims SPEAK week


Kyle Ouellette City of Middletown Councilwoman Deborah Kleckowski presented an official proclamation to mark SPEAK Week at Middlesex Community College. The week of Oct. 23 to Oct. 30 was SPEAK Week at MxCC and it has been made official by Kleckowski

Department of Veterans’ Affairs commissioner visits MxCC


By Cobi O’Connell Middlesex Community College’s Veterans Services have garnered attention from state officials. On Nov. 5, Sean Connolly, commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Veterans’ Affairs, visited MxCC’s Veterans Operation Academic Support for Incoming Service Members (OASIS) center. The

Not a history of Mike

Matt Kevorkian

By Kyle Ouellette The Not Mikes are a Meriden-based rock group consisting of Zach Fontanez and Middlesex students Matt Kevorkian and Tim Butterfield. The band was formed when Kevorkian and Fontanez, both 20 now, decided to play blues music as a

Opportunities abound for Middlesex Community College human services students

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By Christopher Thompson Middlesex Community College students who are looking for social work or human services internship opportunities might be able to achieve such at Ability Beyond. Instead of seeking out situations on their own, students can simply apply for an

MxCC Professor on student relations


By Isaac Siegel An English professor at Middlesex Community College, Adam Floridia, enjoys teaching and connecting to the students in an environment he views as an educational value. Prior to his full-time career at MxCC, Floridia taught high school for six

MxCC and Common Health

The Virus Exposed

By Karina Brown Middlesex Community College will host a public health fair for students, staff and faculty featuring different aspects in individual and community health. On Nov. 12, the Middlesex Hospital Cancer Center will be pairing up with MxCC to have

Ultimate Frisbee at MxCC

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By Austin Porter Middlesex Community College has many clubs and after school activities that one can partake in, but one uprising club is Ultimate Frisbee. This new extracurricular sport can lead to meeting new faces while competing with each other and

Domestic abuse and college campuses


Bianca Cerio Four years ago, a father invited his one and only son over to his home. The son agreed, and when he arrived, his father told him to sit on the couch while he put on some loud music

A new café with a twist


By Angela Angulo The scent of freshly baked cookies and the sound of conversation and friendly competition, that’s what one can expect walking into the new café on Main Street in downtown Middletown. The Board Room, Connecticut’s first board game café,

Promoting Environmental Awareness: The Rockfall Foundation

Rockfall Foundation

By Mary Hunnicutt With prevailing environmental issues at the utmost of people’s concerns, many believe it is a time for action and awareness like never before. For Middletown’s Rockfall Foundation, this has been the central focus since 1935. The private,