E-Bulletin of March 4, 2010

 

 

Upcoming Events News Updates/Reminders

Upcoming Events

Empowerment Coach Workshop March 10
Life coach Sally Jones will lead workshops every Wednesday this month in SC 104 from noon to 1 p.m. (except spring break week, March 17). She will cover topics in nutrition, healthy snacks, living a healthy lifestyle, being happy no matter what your weight, and much more. All are welcome to attend. This event is sponsored by the Student Government Association. For more information call Bethanne at ext. 3435.

NJ Census Bureau Chief to Speak at MCCC
Leonard Preston, chief of labor market information for the New Jersey State Data Center (NJSDC), will provide an overview of the history and importance of the U.S. Census in his talk, "Countdown to the 2010 U.S. Census," on Wed., March 24 at MCCC, 12 noon in CM 109. The lecture is part of Mercer's Distinguished Lecture Series. More here.

Coming Event Reminders

March 9: Nursing Fair, 2 to 4 p.m., Student Center Cafeteria.

March 10: Live Healthy Workshop, 12 to 1 p.m., Conference Center at Mercer. Lunch and workshop free with ticket, available for pickup at SC111, or call Bethanne at ext. 3435.

March 15: Assistant Professor Padhraig Higgins will give a talk on his newly published book at the University of Pennsylvania Bookstore, 7 p.m. More here. The book is available on amazon.com.

April 23: Best Practices Conference: http://www.njccc.org/bp2010.htm

April 24: MCCC's Scholarship Dinner Dance, Hyatt Regency, Princeton. More here.

Current News

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News

MCCC Basketball Wins Region 19 Title; Advances to Nationals
Mercer's men's basketball team has had a post-season dream run, one that will continue all the way to the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II Tournament in Danville, IL, March 16-20. Under second-year head coach Howard Levy, the Vikings posted an upset win over top-seeded Lackawanna Junior College in the Region 19 final by a score of 79-69 on Lackawanna's home court March 2. More here

Read The Times story here.

MCCC Faculty Raises Dollars for TASK
The MCCC Faculty Association conducted a charity drive and presented a donation of $2100 to the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen recently. Photo cap here.

Tech Notes Newsletter
Read about "Understanding the Difference between AV and IT" here.

Dean's and President's Lists are Online
MCCC's home page now has a link to the Fall 2009 dean's and president's lists. Click here.

Mercer in the News Online

Rutgers Sports
Longtime Hall of Fame Coach Inverso Joins Rutgers Men's Soccer Staff

Philly Burbs.com
MCCC History Professor to Speak on New Book at UPenn

The Times (nj.com)
NJSTARS Offers Free College Tuition

Around the Area Colleges (MCCC Basketball)

Inverso Joins RU Staff

Broadway World
MCCC Announces Winners of Mercer County Artists 2010

Wall Street Journal Digital Network
Converted Organics Partners with N.J. Educational Institutions to Source Organic Waste

What's Coming to Kelsey Theatre

Feb. 26 - Mar. 7: "Fiddler on the Roof"

March 12-21 "The Adventunes of Tom Sawyer"

March 27: The Boy Who Cried Wolf

This Week's Café Menu
Hungry? Find out what's cookin' at the MCCC Café at WWC this week here.

Current Position Openings at MCCC
Click here for the list of job openings on campus.

Sports Update
Get an update on the progress of our sports teams here.


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