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September 20, 2013

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Coming Events

Current News
News Clips, Links
Rutgers Transfer Workshop Sept. 24 "Smart Solution" Video Series Debuts Coming Events Reminders

Kathi Paluscio to Share Public Speaking Tips Sept. 25

New Healthcare Courses at Center for Continuing Studies Mercer In the News This Week
Faculty Art Show Continues Through Oct. 3 Macedonian Professors Share Perspectives With Students, Faculty Updates & Info

James Tolin Memorial Fund Presents “The Laramie Project” Oct. 6

Women's Tennis Team Post Big Win News Links and Social Media
Coming to Kelsey Theatre Athlete in the Spotlight: Taylor Wright  

Rutgers Transfer Workshop Sept. 24
Transfer and Career Services will host a Transfer to Rutgers University Workshop on Tuesday, Sept. 24, noon to 12:45 p.m. in CM110. A representative from Rutgers will be available to answer students' questions about transfer opportunities. Students who are interested in UMDNJ should also attend, as UMDNJ is now Rutgers School of Biomedical and Health Science. To learn more about this workshop, visit SC201 or e-mail thomasl@mccc.edu.

Kathi Paluscio to Share Public Speaking Tips Sept. 25
Kathi Paluscio, associate professor of Communication, presents "Secrets to Reducing Nervousness in Public Speaking" as part of MCCC’s Distinguished Lecture Series on Wednesday, Sept. 25, from noon to 1 p.m. The lecture is free and open to the public and will be held in CM107. Read more here.

Faculty Art Show Continues Through Oct. 3
The "2013 Faculty Art Exhibit" continues at The Gallery at Mercer through Thursday, Oct. 3. Read more here. See Facebook photos from the opening reception here.

James Tolin Memorial Fund Presents "The Laramie Project" Oct. 6
Actors from the James Tolin Memorial Fund (JTMF) will present a staged reading of "The Laramie Project" at Kelsey Theatre on Sunday, Oct. 6, at 7 p.m.  Presented as part of JTMF’s continuing Anti-Bullying/Anti-Suicide Campaign, this special event will benefit the Tyler Clementi Foundation. Read more here.





Sept. 20-29: Flea in Her Ear

Oct. 4-13: Big River

Oct. 6: The Laramie Project

Kelsey Theatre Announces
2013-14 Season


Current News

"Smart Solution" Video Series Debuts
MCCC has launched a series of testimonial videos, featured on the college home page, with students and faculty discussing why Mercer is "The Smart Solution." Sierra Downs is a May 2013 grad who is now studying for her bachelor's degree at Boston University. She reflects on her time at MCCC here.  English Professor Ed Carmien speaks about teaching writing in a second video here.   More videos will debut throughout the semester.

New Healthcare Courses at Center for Continuing Studies
The demand for healthcare professionals has resulted in the addition of new programs at MCCC's Center for Continuing Studies, including non-credit courses in Computed Tomography, Medical Billing and Coding, and the addition of a Certified Nurse Aide and Certified Home Health Aide programs at the Trenton campus. Read more here.

Macedonian Professors Share Perspectives With Students, Faculty
After a faculty exchange that took professors Laura Sosa and Doug Fee to Ohrid, Macedonia, last spring, two Macedonian professors completed a week of teaching and cultural activities at Mercer. Read more here.

Women's Tennis Team Posts Big Win
The women's tennis team is improving with every match, with a 9-0 win over Bergen CC on Sept. 18. The women participate in the Mercer Invitational Tennis Tournament this weekend, with 14 teams expected to compete. View Facebook photos here.

Athlete in the Spotlight: Taylor Wright
Sophomore forward Taylor Wright has played an important role in helping the Vikings women's soccer team win four of their last five games. Read more here.


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Updates & Info

Marketing & Communications
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Project NASA Updates   The MCCC Organization Chart


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Through Nov. 20: Lunch at Student Restaurant. Culinary students will serve lunches this semester on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays.  On Mondays, international cuisine is the theme (Sept. 16 to Oct. 28); on Tuesdays, American Regional is on the menu (Sept. 17 to Oct. 29); and on Wednesdays, the Food Prep II class presents favorite dishes (Oct. 23 to Nov. 20).  Seatings are from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.  Please allow 45 to 60 minutes for the full dining experience. Tickets are $8 for students and $10 for staff. Tickets may be purchased at the door, ES111, on a first-come, first-served basis. See the flyer here.

Through Dec. 12: Yoga and Zumba Classes. Yoga classes with Helen Tanzini are held every Wednesday through Dec. 11, from noon to 1 p.m. in the gym.  Classes with Tracy are held every Monday and Thursday from Sept. 9 to Dec. 12, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in PE225. Zumba with Colleen are held every Tuesday and Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. in the gym. Classes are open to all students, faculty and staff.

Oct. 1: MCCC Golf Classic, hosted by the Athletics Department and MCCC Foundation, at Mercer Oaks East. Proceeds benefit the MCCC Student Athlete Scholarship Fund. Read more here.

Mercer in the News This Week

Broadway World

MCCC to Present BIG RIVER at Kelsey Theatre, Begin. 10/4

JTMF Actors to Stage THE LARAMIE PROJECT Reading at MCCC's Kelsey Theatre, 10/6

Kelsey Kids Playshop Sessions Kick Off 9/21 at MCCC

Bordentown Current

Mercer County Community College students develop iOS game


Reducing Nervousness in Public Speaking is Topic for MCCC Distinguished Lecture Sept. 25

Pennington Players Present Roger Miller Musical “Big River” at MCCC's Kelsey Theatre Oct. 4-13

James Tolin Memorial Fund to Present Staged Reading of “The Laramie Project” at MCCC’s Kelsey Theatre Oct. 6

COUNTY: Rutgers’ program comes to MCCC

New Healthcare Courses at MCCC’s Center for Continuing Studies

"Kelsey Kids Playshop" Sessions Begin Sept. 21

Hamilton Observer

MCCC to offer new high-tech courses

MCCC offers later-starting classes


Nichols is new girls tennis coach; former Mercer player ready for AHS squad

Town Topics

Art on View in Princeton: MCCC Faculty Show


Despite roster turnover MCCC growing together

Windsor Hights Herald

Institute offering free training for professionals

Sports Briefs: MCCC Golf Classic


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