"I don't want a job; I want a career. I want to work somewhere where I'm going to love it, I'm good at it, and I want to go there every day. That's why I'm here."
– Frances Rivera-Diaz, Engineering major, HCC STEM Scholar
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news&events Keep up with everything going on at HCC.
The Holyoke Community College women's soccer team will play for its sixth straight New England championship Sunday at 1 p.m. at home on O'Connell Field.
The final film in HCC's Ibero-American Film Festival tracks a dying man's efforts to find someone to care for his dog: Wed., Oct. 25, 7 p.m., Leslie Phillips Theater.
Ivonne Vidal is a staff attorney for the Committee for Public Counsel Services in Springfield and originally from Cuba.