E-Bulletin of August 20, 2007
Assembly Aug. 22; New Location
The College Assembly on Aug. 22 will be in the Student Center cafeteria.
Beginning at 9 a.m. there will be juice and coffee, with the meeting beginning
at 9:45. Luncheon will follow.
Despite their busy schedules, a group of 20 enthusiastic Nursing alumni
gathered at the MCCC Conference Center on July 27 to discuss the founding
of a Nursing alumni chapter. Some of their ideas for future exploration
included suggesting enhancements to the Nursing curriculum, mentoring
current students, suggesting courses to fulfill continuing education requirements,
participating in a speakers bureau, providing workshops for colleagues
and students, meeting for social events and career networking, speaking
at student orientations, and developing a support group for new grads.
Organization Chart Online
Women's Soccer Coach
Jodie Ricciardi will join the MCCC athletics staff as interim head coach
for women's soccer. According to MCCC Athletics Director John Simone,
Ricciardi has been part of the college's athletics network for a number
of years. "We are pleased to have Jodie on board. She has extensive
experience working with female college athletes and understands the role
of athletics within the college's mission." More
Receives Two Awards
Ed Carmien received special recognition at the Science Fiction Research
Association (SFRA)'s annual convention in Kansas City, Missouri, July
6-8. He received an award for his short story, "The Beautiful Accident,"
which won the Heinlein Centennial Short Fiction Writing Contest in the
Professional Division. He also received the SFRA's 2007 Mary Kay Bray
Award for his review of "Space Opera Renaissance." More
Golfers -- MCCC Golf Classic Oct. 16
The MCCC Athletic Department will host its 16th Annual Golf Classic on
Tuesday, Oct. 16 at the Mercer Oaks East Golf Course. Details
To Hold Membership Drive
The Fall 2007 WWFM Membership Campaign is scheduled for October 19 - 26.
WWFM The Classical Network is listener-supported public radio, relying
on financial support to bring classical music programming to the area.
WWFM publishes a bi-monthly Member Magazine available with a yearly contribution
of $50 or more. Financial contributions are tax-deductible to the extent
provided by law.
Volunteers are also
needed. WWFM membership volunteers help to keep things running smoothly
during pledge campaigns, most importantly by answering listener telephone
calls. They promise that you'll meet new friends and enjoy a cup of good
coffee. Call (609) 587-8989. More
Conference Coming to MCCC
Mercer County's Workforce Investment Board and MCCC
will host the 2007 Literacy Best Practices Conference on Oct. 16 at the
college's Conference Center. A wide array of workshops will be offered.
Cost is $50. For information visit www.mccc.edu/literacy.
Network Chef Coming to MCCC
Chef Robert Irvine will be coming to MCCC on Thursday, Oct. 11 from 2
to 4 p.m. to present a lecture and demonstration in CM 110. With a $35
registration fee, participants will receive a copy of the chef's newly
published book that he will personally sign. For more information contact
Frank Benowitz at email@example.com.
Click here for more on Chef Irvine.
Soon to Kelsey Theatre
17- 26 -- "Once On This Island"
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