News Index

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October 17, 2011

Forest Summit evokes talk of trees

The two-day conference presented lectures about everything from forest response to climate change to lessons from old growth forests and the role of friends networks in forest preservation
 
 
October 11, 2011

Election inspires voter education course

For the last several weeks, students at HCC's Picknelly Adult & Family Education Center have been learning about politics and gearing up for a voter registration drive.
 
 
September 19, 2011

Community Technology Center to Open in Holyoke

A center to promote technology literacy in the community is opening in downtown Holyoke. The Thomas Gill III Community Technology Center will open with a dedication ceremony on Wednesday, September 21, at 10 a.m. at the Holyoke Transportation Center, 206 Maple Street.
 
 
September 12, 2011

Putting Experience to Work for Others

Thanks to an Americorps grant, two graduates of HCC's Ludlow Adult Learning Center (LAALC) are spending the next year putting their knowledge and experience to work for those who are following them on the path to English language literacy and improved job opportunities.
 
 
August 29, 2011

Determination Makes Dreams Come True

When Bitian Zhang came to Massachusetts from China three years ago, she knew very little English but was determined to get an education. Carrying a full course load, working part time, and volunteering at the CAPS, she managed to earn a perfect 4.0 GPA...and a 2011 Transfer Scholarship from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation.
 
 
July 25, 2011

New literacy center provides road map to higher education

Area high school students are getting hands-on experience as part of a program that invites them to explore careers in the health care field.
 
 
July 5, 2011

High School Students Explore Health Careers

Area high school students are getting hands-on experience as part of a program that invites them to explore careers in the health care field.
 
 
July 3, 2011

Free college prep course for adults

The Fall Adult Basic Education Transition to College and Careers (ABE TCC) program offers a free course beginning September 6 to help adult learners prepare for college.
 
 
June 29, 2011

HCC Accreditation Continued by NEASC

Holyoke Community College is pleased to announce that the Commission onInstitutions of Higher Education (CIHE) of the New England Association of Schools andColleges (NEASC), the regional accrediting agency for higher education institutions, hascontinued HCC's accreditation.
 
 
June 27, 2011

Desjeans Named President-Elect of MWPHE

Karen Desjeans, of Holyoke Community College (HCC), was named President-Elect of Massachusetts Women in Public Higher Education (MWPHE) on June 10th at the MWPHE Annual Spring Conference in West Dennis, Massachusetts.
 
 
 

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