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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 Foundation: 2021-2022 Scholarship Applications Due June 30th

The  Capital Community College Foundation is accepting applications for scholarships for the 2021-2022 academic year. The closing date for applications is June 30, 2021. The Foundation provides merit and need-based scholarships each year to new and continuing students contingent on … Continue reading

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Nominations Invited For The 2021 Alumni Wall of Fame at Capital Community College

The Capital Community College (CCC) Alumni Wall of Fame recognizes alumni who have made outstanding contributions to their professions and communities and are supportive of CCC and the CCC Foundation. Nominations for the Class of 2021 inductees are invited and … Continue reading

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May 7th Capital Golf Classic Raises Funds For Scholarships, OASIS Center for Students With Military Service

Capital Community College’s 2021 Golf Classic held at Keney Park Golf Course on May 7th drew more than 100 golfers and guests in support of Foundation scholarships and the OASIS Center for students with military service. The event raised $28,000 … Continue reading

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Back To The Future: Campus News from 30 Years Ago

The May 1991 issue of The Correspondent, “the newsletter of Greater Hartford Community College”, provides a look back at academic and student life one year before Greater Hartford Community College would change its name. In 1992, GHCC would merge with … Continue reading

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Scholarship will honor memory of 2019 Nursing Alumna Priscilla Gonzalez

A 2021 nursing scholarship will honor the memory of Priscilla M. Gonzalez, a 2019 graduate and Waterbury Hospital nurse, who died last November at the age of 32. Shenika Carroll, RN, MSN, a clinical instructor for Capital’s nursing program and … Continue reading

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2nd Capital Golf Classic To Benefit Veterans’ OASIS Center and Scholarship Fund On Friday, May 7th

Capital Community College’s Golf Classic, postponed in 2020 because of the pandemic, returns in the spring on Friday, May 7th at Keney Park Golf Course.  The College’s Foundation  is raising funds  for the Scholarship Fund and the Oasis Center , … Continue reading

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Associate Dean Miranda To Lead CCC’s Re-Entry Task Force

Capital Community College (CCC) is forming a task force focused on education and training leading to sustainable employment for formerly incarcerated individuals as they re-enter the community, CCC Chief Executive Officer G. Duncan Harris announced. The task force, working with … Continue reading

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College Partners With Eversource, IBEW To Offer Lineworker Training

Four Information Sessions To Be Held In March; Classes Begin June 1st Capital Community College, in partnership with Eversource Energy and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Locals 420 and 457, is holding a series of information sessions in … Continue reading

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Remembering Susan McCarthy: Early Childhood Educator, Lab School “Pioneer”

Capital Community College (CCC) lost a beloved member of its campus family last October 19th with the passing of Susan McCarthy, 73, an early childhood educator who led the Elaine Stewart McKirdy Early Childhood Center (The Lab School) for 22 … Continue reading

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Wishing You A Healthy and Happy 2021

From this year’s Capital Community College Virtual Commencement in May: A Mosaic Recognizing the Class of 2020. For regular updates about Hartford’s Community College and Foundation subscribe to the @Capital weblog for faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends  Capital Community … Continue reading

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