E-Bulletin of October 19, 2004
Program Wins CAANJ Cup
In recognition of overall athletic excellence for the 2003-2004 season,
MCCC won the junior college division of the CAANJ (Collegiate Athletic
Administrators of New Jersey) Cup, sponsored by the New Jersey Sports
and Exposition Authority. It was the first time in the Cup’s seven-year
history that Mercer took home the prize at the community college level.
The Cup is awarded annually on the basis of points accumulated according
to conference and national standings.
MCCC received the award at the CAANJ Awards Luncheon Oct. 14 at the
Somerset Marriott Hotel attended by Athletic Department staff. Photos
Wins Four Marketing Awards
Lynn Holl and Francis Paixao accepted
the college's four awards during the National Conference of Marketing
and Public Relations (NCMPR) District I awards ceremony Oct. 4. The
NCMPR represents marketing and public relations professionals at colleges
in the northeastern U.S., eastern Canada and the U.K. The MCCC Marketing
team also includes graphic designers James Smith and Tracy Patterson,
Editor Brad Kent and Public Information staff Saveria Symons and Wendy
Humphrey. MCCC Photography student Cheryl Gower photographed her fellow
students for the ad campaign.
on Student Vote Includes MCCC
The Times' Oct. 17 edition featured a story about college students and
the upcoming election, in which MCCC students and faculty member Joan
Goldstein were interviewed.
Therapist Assistant Students Host Fitness Event
On Oct. 20 in the Student Center Cafeteria, Physical Therapist Assistant
students will offer activities and exercise tips for even the most entrenched
"couch potato." Stop by between 11 and 2. The students are
celebrating National Physical Therapy Month and attempting to raise
an awareness of physical fitness. There will be a couple of contests
and prizes for those who participate.
of the Year" Featured
MCCC alumnus Russell Hancock is featured
on the "Entrepreneur U" website as one of the "2004 Global
Student Entrepreneurs." We featured Hancock in Viking's
summer issue (page 5).
Practices Conference Coming to MCCC: Seeks Proposals
The New Jersey Council of County Colleges says: "The 2005 Best
Practices Conference call for proposals is now available. This is your
opportunity to showcase the best and brightest ideas, solutions and
programs on your campus and share ideas with more than 200 community
college administrators, faculty, and staff. The conference will be held
on Friday, April 29 at Mercer County Community College's Conference
Features Lena Cardaciotto
Well known at Mercer for her expertise as a handwriting analyst, classroom
assistant Lena Cardaciotto was the subject of a feature article in the
Packet recently. The story is online.
at the Wild West Roundup
MCCC staff and faculty members got together
for the MCCC Foundation's Wild West Roundup Oct. 15 in the Student Center.
Bill Mate said he hopes the event served to keep the mission of the
MCCC Foundation in everyone's mind. He hopes that many will come out
for another great time at the March 5 dinner dance.
committee chaired by Elaine Stout included Susan Busch, Jennie DeLapo,
Mike Dill, Jackie Dunn, Lynn Holl, Barbara Marx and Lucy McElhenny.
Fabulous food featured cowboy style barbequed chicken and ribs prepared
by MCCC's Food Service staff.
"The Space Between"
"The Space Between" continues
at The Gallery through Oct. 29.
Gallery Director Tricia Fagan says that artists Randall Greenbaum and
David Kaufmann "have unique, very personal visions that direct
how they work with paint and surfaces, they have a lot to say to each
other in their work. Both are exploring color in unusual ways. Both
are interested in the rhythm and movement that happens in the spaces
in between. It’s a visual dialogue that people should have fun
Discount for Staff/Faculty
Kitty Getlik wants to remind everyone
that all MCCC staff, faculty members and students receive a special
price of $5 for Kelsey Theatre tickets. It's a great resource, so come
out more often and enjoy.
Enjoy a hilarious and timeless send-up of national institutions and
the electoral process when Pierrot Productions presents "Of
Thee I Sing" at Kelsey Theatre. Dates and show times
for this Kaufman/Gershwin classic are Fridays and Saturdays, Oct. 15,
16, 22 and 23 at 8 p.m., and Sundays, Oct. 17 and 24 at 2 p.m. More
Student Productions at Mc3 Studio Theatre
Nick Anselmo directs MCCC Drama students as they examine the cost of
war in a November series entitled “A Question of Honor.”
The series includes two shows, "Vietnam: Letters &
Remembrances” and “Antigone.”
The performances take place in the MC3 Studio Theatre.
Dates and show times for these powerful productions are: Friday, Nov.
5 at 7 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 6 at 8 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 11 at 7 p.m.,
and Sundays, Nov. 14 and 21 at 2 p.m. More
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