Category Archives: New and Noteworthy

Eversource Foundation Grant Paves Way For Line Worker Certification Program At Capital

A group of students are enrolled in a new Line Worker Certificate Program on Capital’s campus in June that will lead to employment at Eversource, the region’s electric utility. A $20,000 grant from the Eversource Foundation with additional support from … Continue reading

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Commencement 2021: Capital Community College Graduates 369 at Dunkin Donuts Park May 27th

Capital Community College held its 2021 Commencement exercises at Dunkin’ Donuts Park on Thursday, May 27th a short walk from its downtown Hartford campus under cloudless skies. Chief Executive Office G. Duncan Harris, Ed.D, greeted faculty, guests and 369 graduates … Continue reading

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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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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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Capital Community College Gets NEH Grant For Black History Focusing On Historic Downtown Church

Capital Community College (CCC) is the recipient of a $149,426 National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) grant focusing on the history and people of Hartford’s historic Talcott Street Church and Black School. The Humanities Initiative award, part of Capital’s Hartford … Continue reading

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Capital’s Duncan Harris, Hartford Mayor Bronin To Participate in Aspen Institute Future of Work Forum December 3rd

Capital Community College CEO Duncan Harris and Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin will participate in an Aspen Institute forum on lifelong learning and the future of work on Thursday, December 3rd from 1 to 2:30 p.m. EST The online event will … Continue reading

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Changing Lives 2020: October 23rd “No-Go” Gala Will Support Programs For Health Care Heroes, Recognize Alumni

Inductees for Capital Community College’s Alumni Wall of Fame will be recognized at a virtual Changing Lives Gala on Friday October 23, 2020, continuing an annual event that has supported scholarships and programs since 2004. The “No-Go”  Gala for Hartford’s … Continue reading

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CCC Honors Paramedics During EMS Week

Capital Community College (CCC) has recognized the work of  Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel now on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis. Capital CEO G. Duncan Harris officially acknowledged the work of EMS practitioners during EMS Week May 17-23 … Continue reading

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Think Globally, Act Locally: Capital Community College Foundation Joins “Giving Tuesday Now” May 5th

On Tuesday, May 5th Capital Community College (CCC) Foundation joins a global generosity movement started in 2012. Giving Tuesday — a day set aside in December each year to encourage philanthropy and acts of kindness,  is happening now in response … Continue reading

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