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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.

Capital’s Oct. 19th Gala To Recognize Alums In Nursing, Health Care and Insurance

Travelers Is Campus Sponsor For 2017 Changing Lives Gala Alumni from nursing, the health professions and insurance  will be recognized at Capital Community College’s Changing Lives Gala at the 950 Main Street campus on Thursday October 19th. The Gala in … Continue reading

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Faculty Art: Photo Exhibit On Connecticut Latinos At Tunxis CC In October

Photographer Christine Breslin’s exhibition “A Suspension Of Stereotypic Perception: Illuminating Portraits and Stories of Our Connecticut Latino Residents” opens Wednesday October 3rd at Tunxis Community College’s Wallace Barnes and Barbara Hackman Franklin Art Gallery. Breslin is an adjunct instructor at … Continue reading

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CCC Campus Meeting For Puerto Rican Humanitarian Relief Wednesday, October 4th, At Degnan Hall

A campus meeting will be held Wednesday, October 4th at 3 p.m. at Capital Community College’s Degnan Hall to discuss how the Capital community can assist with humanitarian relief efforts for Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Joe … Continue reading

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Alumni Hall Of Fame Nominations Invited For 50th Anniversary

Capital Community College is observing its 50th anniversary during the 2017-2018 academic year. Fifty years ago Greater Hartford Community College opened at a two-story Sequassen Street building near Colt Park with a first year class of 388.  In 1967 Hartford … Continue reading

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Conrad L. Mallett, Sr., Capital’s Second President, Dies At 89

Dr. Conrad LeRoy Mallett Sr., President Emeritus of Capital Community  College,  died Saturday September 9th in Philadelphia. For Capital’s faculty, students, staff, alumni and community partners,  Dr. Mallett leaves a legacy of standing up for educational opportunity, economic and social justice … Continue reading

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Capital Community College Ranked 10th Best In The Nation For Adult Learners

Hartford’s Capital Community College is one of the 10 best two-year colleges for adult learners in the nation, according to a survey by the Washington Monthly magazine in its September-October 2017 edition. The monthly’s 2017 college rankings were reported in … Continue reading

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College Gets High Marks As Conference Site For Community Gardening Association

Capital Community College’s Centinel Hill Hall was the convening site for the 38th annual conference of the American Community Gardening Association July 27-30th. The College and downtown Hartford’s hotels and restaurants won praise from 300 conference goers, according to Mike … Continue reading

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