Category Archives: Award

Capital Community College receives $3 million Hispanic Serving Institutions Grant

Capital Community College has won a $3 million, five-year federal grant to improve student achievement and increase retention and graduation rates of low-income students at the two-year school located in downtown Hartford. The U.S. Department of Education’s Title V Hispanic … Continue reading

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Dean of Students Arrington Receives Leadership Award

Doris B. Arrington, Dean of Student Services at Capital Community College, is this year’s recipient of the Connecticut Distinguished Woman in Higher Education Administrative Leadership Award, which was presented at the organization’s Spring Conference at Trinity College this past Friday, … Continue reading

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Keeping Campus Safe: Capital’s Public Safety Officers Recognized For Preventing Crimes, Saving Lives

Capital Community College’s  public safety officers received multiple medals and commendations at the 2017 Public Safety Awards reception on January 24th. Each member of the seven-member force received special recognitions for proactively preventing crimes and saving lives in the course … Continue reading

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Young Leaders Scholarship and Grant Opportunity: Applicants (18-30) Invited To Submit Four-minute Videos on Community Involvement 

Everyday Democracy, a nonprofit organization established to promote public dialogue and civic involvement in communities, invites eligible student leaders ages 18-30 to submit applications for grant awards and attendance at a national convening conference December 8-10 in Baltimore. Applicants are … Continue reading

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CRT’s National Arts Program at Capital Gives Artists of All Stripes and Ages Exhibit, Award Opportunities

Artist Pre-Registration Deadline January 5, 2014 Capital  Community College will again be the venue for the Community Renewal Team’s (CRT) annual National Arts Program with a winter exhibit and awards ceremony at the 950 Main Street campus. The campus exhibit runs from … Continue reading

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Hartford Rotary Club Establishes Scholarship At Capital Community College With $25,000 Gift

A $25,000 gift from the Rotary Club of Hartford will establish an endowed scholarship for students at Capital Community College (CCC) through the College’s nonprofit foundation.  The donation, presented by  Club President Susan M. Joyse and Rotary members at a  … Continue reading

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New CCC Grads Recognized At Travelers Crossroads Program Celebration

Four Capital Community College students who are part of the Capital Crossroads to Careers (C3) program were recognized by Travelers, Capital Community College, the University of Connecticut, Central Connecticut State University and Morgan State University on May 16 at The … Continue reading

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On Campus: CRT’s National Arts Program Comes To Capital

The Community Renewal Team’s  National Arts Program is set to open its gallery of 300 pieces of art at Capital Community College on Jan. 23 at the start of the spring semester. Local artists of all ages from Hartford and Middlesex … Continue reading

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Commencement: Class of 2011 Is Largest Ever, First Music Degree Awarded

The 2011 commencement exercises were  a milestone for Capital Community College.  A total of 547  associate degrees and certificates  were conferred at the Connecticut Convention Center ceremonies on May 26th.  The number of graduates is an all-time high for the … Continue reading

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NEH-Funded ‘We The People’ Project Begins For CCC Humanities Faculty

Faculty members and representatives of Hartford’s historic and cultural institutions  launched a two-year “Hartford Heritage” project on January 28th that will bring the city’s history, literature and culture into themed writing courses at Capital Community College. The two-year heritage project … Continue reading

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