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news&events Keep up with everything going on at HCC.
After a seven-month hiatus due to COVID-19 shutdowns, students have returned to the kitchens of the HCC MGM Culinary Arts Institute.
The HCC Theater Dept. presents "Fatal Fisticuffs," an original, live-streaming play about people searching for authentic connection in a bleak, isolated world, Nov. 19-21.
Holyoke Community College president Christina Royal has been selected by Business West magazine as one of the Women of Impact for 2020.