News Index

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December 8, 2011

Holyoke Career Closet opens doors

The Holyoke Career Closet is located in Kittredge 207 and open Mondays 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesdays 1-4 p.m. or by appointment.
November 29, 2011

Annual Giving Tree spreads holiday joy

Wrapped gifts should be delivered to the president's office on the third floor of Frost by Friday, Dec. 9th.
November 23, 2011

Reading is Power

How do you get children excited about learning? The answer was revealed during Reading is Power: Leer es Poder, a family literacy event that was held at the Children's Museum in downtown Holyoke on Saturday, November 12.
October 25, 2011

Student debt crisis topic of rally

This was the first public event of a new HCC club called SAAVE, Students for Affordable, Accessible and Valuable Education.
October 21, 2011

Experts talk about online security threats

Cybercrime dominated discussion at HCC's 5th annual Pioneer Valley Information Security Conference at the Kittredge Center.
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.

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