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September 6, 2013

Table of Contents


Coming Events

Current News
Reminders,
News Clips, Links
MCCC Team Participates in Heart Walk This Sunday

Mercer Student Recognized With "Lifestyle Change Award"

Coming Events Reminders

First CGC Meeting Sept. 10

2013 Preview: Men's Soccer Mercer In the News This Week
Transfer Workshop Sept. 10
2013 Preview: Women's Soccer
Updates & Info
Discussion of Emancipation Proclamation Sept. 10 Athlete in the Spotlight: Diana Taveras News Links and Social Media
Gallery Opens Season with Faculty Exhibit Sept. 10 to Oct. 3    
Distinguished Lecture on Organ and Tissue Donation Sept. 10    
Club Day is Sept. 10    
Sept. 11 Ceremony Features Guest Speaker Sam Plumeri Jr.    
Gender Gap Panel Discussion Sept. 12    
Stress Management Workshop Sept. 17    
Coming to Kelsey Theatre    

 

MCCC Team Participates in Heart Walk This Sunday
The Greater Mercer County Heart Walk is scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 8 at the Marina at Mercer County Park.  Festivities start at 8:30 a.m. with the walk starting at 10 a.m.  You can walk one mile or three miles. For more information email Amy Ricco at riccoa@mccc.edu.
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First CGC Meeting Sept. 10
The first College Governance Council meeting of the academic year will be on Tuesday, Sept. 10 at noon in CM108 and simulcast to the Trenton Campus in KC319. Continuing in the leadership positions are Nancy Byrne Sobala (chair), Michael Sullivan (vice chair), and Maria Rodriguez (secretary). CGC looks forward to welcoming elected CGC representatives and all interested colleagues. For more information, contact Nancy Byrne Sobala by calling 609-570-3644 or by email at sobalan@mccc.edu.
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Transfer Workshop Sept. 10
Transfer and Career services will host a "How to Transfer" workshop on Tuesday, Sept. 10, from noon to 12:45 p.m. in ET216. Encourage students to explore options for transferring to colleges and universities after Mercer. See the flyer here.
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Discussion of Emancipation Proclamation Sept. 10
The Mercer County Holocaust-Genocide Resource Center at MCCC will host a panel discussion on Tuesday, Sept. 10 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. offering diverse views and perspectives in recognition of the 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. The discussion, held in cooperation with MCCC, the African/American Student Organization, and the New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education, takes place at the Holocaust Center. Read more here. Flyer here.
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Gallery Opens Season with Faculty Exhibit Sept. 10 to Oct. 3
The Gallery at Mercer opens the 2013-14 academic year with an exhibit that shines a spotlight on its talented arts faculty. The "2013 Faculty Art Exhibit" comes to the Gallery from Tuesday, Sept. 10 to Thursday, Oct. 3, with a reception to be held Thursday, Sept. 12, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Communication faculty member Dylan Wolfe, Ph.D., is the new director for the Gallery at Mercer. Read more here.
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Distinguished Lecture on Organ and Tissue Donation Sept. 10
Barbara Turci, Organ and Tissue Donation Education Manager at NJ Sharing Network, will give a presentation on the process of organ and tissue donation on Tuesday, Sept. 10, from noon to 1 p.m. as the first speaker in the 2013-14 Distinguished Lecture Series. The lecture will include an overview of the Hero Act, a new law designed to create a more dynamic, comprehensive framework for organ and tissue donation. Read more here.
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Club Day is Sept. 10
Encourage students to check out extracurricular activities at Mercer. More than 30 clubs and organizations are expected to participate in Club Day on Tuesday, Sept. 10, from noon to 1 p.m in the first floor Student Center hallway. For more information, contact Danielle Garruba at garrubad@mccc.edu.
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Sept. 11 Ceremony Features Guest Speaker Sam Plumeri Jr.
MCCC and the County of Mercer will host their annual 9-11 remembrance ceremony on Sept. 11 at 11 a.m. outside the Student Center. Guest speaker is Sam Plumeri Jr., the Vice Chairman of of the NJ State Parole Board and former Superintendent of Police and Director of Public Safety of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Two Music students will perform. Read the details here.
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Gender Gap Panel Discussion Sept. 12
A panel discussion on the gender gap in workforce leadership, inspired by Sheryl Sandberg’s book Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead, will be held on Thursday, Sept. 12, from noon to 1 p.m. in CM110. The discussion will include perspectives from both the U.S. and Europe, with two visiting professors from Macedonia participating on the panel. For a complete list of panelists, see the flyer here.
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Stress Management Workshop Sept. 17
Counseling Services will offer a series of workshops open to students, faculty, and staff designed to help individuals develop basic life management skills, with the first, "Managing That Darn Stress," to be held on Tuesday, Sept. 17, from noon to 1 p.m. in AD131. Read more here. Future workshops include "Working Through Loss," "Raising Mental Health Awareness," "Healthy Relationships," and "Substances." Read more about the full series here. A light lunch will be provided. RSVP to Dorothy Gasparro at gaspard@mccc.edu.
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Sept. 6-15: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Sept. 20-29: Flea in Her Ear

Kelsey Theatre Announces in 2013-14 Season

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Current News

Mercer Student Recognized With "Lifestyle Change Award"
Mercer student Dan Asnis will be recognized by the American Heart Association with the “Lifestyle Change Award” during the Greater Mercer County Heart Walk on Sunday, Sept. 8. Read more here.
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2013 Preview: Men's Soccer
With many new players on the Vikings men’s soccer roster this season, Head Coach Tigana Dalce is working hard to ensure that the team will come together quickly and continue the strong tradition of the men’s soccer team. Read more here.
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2013 Preview: Women's Soccer
The Vikings women's soccer team went a long way last year, advancing to the Region 19 championship before losing on penalty kicks following double overtime. It's a different year and a squad with many new faces, but third-year Head Coach Michelle Ogborn-Haywood remains as focused as ever on success. Read more here.
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Athlete in the Spotlight: Diana Taveras
The women’s cross country team opened the season with a third place finish at the Delaware Valley College Invitational Saturday. According to Coach Erin Cahill-Wetzel, much of the credit goes to the strong performance by sophomore runner Diana Taveras. Read more here.
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Updates & Info

Marketing & Communications
Style Guide

The WWC Cafe menu

Project NASA Updates   The MCCC Organization Chart

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Reminders __
This Week's Events on MLink ____ Full College Calendar
____Event Submission Form

Through Dec. 12: Yoga and Zumba Classes. Yoga classes with Helen Tanzini will be held every Wednesday through Dec. 11, from noon to 1 p.m. in the gym.  Classes with Tracy will be 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 begins Tuesday, Sept. 10 from noon to 1 p.m. in the gym. (At present, Zumba will be offered on Tuesdays only. Look for further updates.) 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.
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Mercer in the News This Week

Moxie Woman magazine

Fashioning Futures at Mercer County Community College


East Windsor Patch

Mercer County Holocaust Center to Host Panel Discussion on 150th Anniversary of Emancipation Proclamation

MCCC to Host 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony Wednesday, Sept. 11, 11:00 a.m.

MCCC Art Gallery to Host Faculty Exhibit Sept. 10-Oct. 3

MCCC’s Center for Continuing Studies to Offer New Courses in High-Tech Fields

 

Princeton Patch

Mercer County Holocaust Center to Host Panel Discussion on 150th Anniversary of Emancipation Proclamation

MCCC to Host 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony Wednesday, Sept. 11, 11:00 a.m.

French Farce "A Flea in Her Ear" Comes to MCCC's Kelsey Theatre Sept. 20-29

Mercer County Community College Student Recognized With “Lifestyle Change Award”

MCCC’s Center for Continuing Studies to Offer New Courses in High-Tech Fields

 

Lawrenceville Patch

MCCC to Host 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony Wednesday, Sept. 11, 11:00 a.m.

MCCC’s Center for Continuing Studies to Offer New Courses in High-Tech Fields

French Farce "A Flea in Her Ear" Comes to MCCC's Kelsey Theatre Sept. 20-29



CentralJersey.com

Central Jersey Spanish dance group Alborada marks 50 years of Spanish theater



Packet Online

Mercer County Community College Student Recognized With “Lifestyle Change Award”

MCCC to offer new high-tech courses



Hopewell Valley News

MCCC to host Remembrance Ceremony Sept. 11

 

Broadway World

'FORUM', SPAMALOT & More Set for MCCC's Kelsey Theatre's 2013-14 Season

MCCC Gallery to Present Faculty Exhibit, Begin. 9/10

 

Mercerspace

Mercer County Community College to commemorate 9/11 attacks

 

The Messenger-Press

MCCC 9/11 wreath laying planned



Windsor-Hights Herald

 Proclamation topic for Holocaust center

 Institute offering free training for professionals

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