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About @ Capital

A weblog for alumni and friends of Capital Community College, Hartford, Connecticut. Comments and information pertaining to the College are welcome. For more information contact the Office of Institutional Advancement, CCC, 950 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103. - John McNamara, Editor.

CCC’s Elaine Stewart McKirdy Early Childhood Lab School Earns NAEYC Accreditation

Capital Community College’s Elaine Stewart McKirdy Laboratory School has earned a new accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)—the world’s largest organization working on behalf of young children. Named the Lab School for the internships … Continue reading

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Inaugural Golf Classic: A Special Thanks To Golfers, Sponsors, Contributors and Volunteers

THANK YOU to our sponsors, golfers, contributors and volunteers who made the 1st Capital Golf Classic on May 10, 2019 a success in support of the summer pre-college transition program Tournament Volunteers Amy Lemire, Carrie Benyei, Lisa Braverman, Anthony Cordova, … Continue reading

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Alumni News: Nursing Grad Becomes Fifth Member Of Family To Earn A Capital Degree

Audrey Akuamoah was one of the 475 graduates at Capital Community College’s May 23rd Commencement held at the Connecticut Convention Center last month. After the ceremonies, Ms Akuamoah, a Phi Betta Kappa honors student and recipient of a CCC Foundation … Continue reading

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State EMS Council Honors Capital’s Daniel Tauber with Paul Winfield Smith Award

Daniel Tauber, Capital Community College’s Department Chair for Health Careers and Public Safety, has received the 2019 Paul Winfield Smith Award from the Connecticut Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Council. Tauber, MEd, CCEMTP, NRP, NCEE, EMS-I, is professor and program director … Continue reading

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Dr. Reginald J. Eadie, Trinity Health’s President and CEO, Will Keynote Capital’s 2019 Commencement On Thursday, May 23rd

Reginald J. Eadie, MD, MBA, the President and CEO of Trinity Health of New England, will address graduates at the 72nd Commencement Exercises of Capital Community College (CCC) at the Connecticut Convention Center, Thursday, May 23rd, at 6 p.m. Dr. … Continue reading

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Save The Date: Back To College Game Day, Wednesday August 28th at Dunkin Donuts Park

Capital Community College (CCC) will kick off a new academic year next August at Dunkin’ Donuts Park on Wednesday, August 28th  as faculty, students, alumni and friends will attend an Eastern League evening game between the Harrisburg Senators and the … Continue reading

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Professor Emerita Evelyn Farbman Brings Her “Sentence Sense” To Digital Learning And Back To Capital

Professor Emerita Evelyn Farbman taught English and writing classes for 25 years at Capital Community College, instructing a generation of traditional and non traditional students in composition and the basics of writing well. Farbman’s lesson plans on sentence structure and … Continue reading

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