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Seuss and Shakespeare Inspire Kelsey Theatre's New Season
Inspired by the late greats, Dr. Seuss and William Shakespeare, "Oh, the Places You Will Go With Kelsey Theatre!" is the theme of the theater's 2010-2011 season.
The adventure begins Sept. 3 with a musical of "Hansel and Gretel," followed by 17 additional full-length productions for family and adult audiences. Included are "Seussical, the Musical," "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" "Amadeus," "The Tempest" and "Blithe Spirit." In response to audience requests, evening shows will begin at the earlier start time of 7:30 p.m. Read the full story here.
Save the Date for MCCC's Golf Classic Oct. 5
MCCC Athletics will host its 19th annual Golf Classic on Tues., Oct. 5 at Mercer Oaks Golf Course in West Windsor. Make your plans today. Donor opportunities available. Contact Athletics Director John Simone at 609-570-3741 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Giobbi/Person Part of Trenton Art Event Aug. 7
Two MCCC faculty members will participate in the Euphemia art gallery event in Trenton on Aug. 7, 6 to 9 p.m. Matthew Giobbi, assistant professor of psychology, will display his photography, and Jody Person, assistant professor of theatre, will present a short play that he wrote. The theme is "Art, Freud & The Unconscious." According to Giobbi, "It is going to be a high profile event with the New York Times reviewing." The event takes place at 354 S. Broad St. in downtown Trenton. More here.
IPIC's Fall 2010 Professional Development Sampler: Aug. 23, 26 and 27. Click here
Yoga: Thursdays from 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. in the PE
dance studio (2nd floor) for the remainder of the summer. Monday
yoga classes at 5:30 p.m. will continue through August in the dance
The Summer 2010 Viking is Here
MCCC's Summer Viking newsletter has just arrived from the printer, with feature stories on the May Study Tour to Italy, a faculty spotlight (with updates on Ken Howarth, Alvyn Haywood, Jim Maccariella and Padhraig Higgins), top graduates, alumni features, sports and news briefs.
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Fall Tabloid Now Online
Share the link! MCCC's fall credit and noncredit tabloids are now online. Go to the home page and click on MyMercer.
Students Can Save Through Follett's Book Rental Program
Mercer's bookstore, operated by Follett, is offering rental books for the first time this fall, thus helping students save money. Books can be ordered online at rentatext.com. Read Follett's press relese here.
Alumni Success: Fine Arts Education Fuels Creative Life For Lynn Montes
Lynn Montes '71 (A.A., Fine Arts) taps into her artistic sensibilities regularly in both her professional and personal life. As a bathroom designer, she facilitates redesign and installation projects for Elegant Bath & Kitchen Shoppe in Pleasantville, NJ. Her creative life outside the store includes fabric weaving, photography, painting and more.
Montes credits MCCC with being a springboard for her spirited life and providing her a well-rounded educational experience. "Who would have thought that a non-Euclidian geometry course that I took at Mercer would help me in wrapping my loom today?" she said. "Mercer professors gave me the key to unlock the door to a lifetime of endless possibilities." More here.
in the News Online
MCCC aviation students receive scholarships from Aero Club
MCCC Alumnus Saves Man from Burning Car
Coming to Kelsey Theatre
July 16-25: Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite" Offers Comic Take on Relationships
July 30-Aug. 8: "Cinderella"
WWC Café Menu
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Position Openings at MCCC
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