Issue 2008 - 1, January
25 , 2008
to Host Ribbon Cutting for New Addition Feb. 6
The James Kerney Campus will host
a grand opening and Ribbon Cutting on Feb. 6 at 10 a.m. for its new building
addition, which houses kitchen lab facilities for culinary training programs
and new dining facilities called The Center City Cafe. All are welcome
to attend. RSVP to Regina at 609-570-3160 by Feb. 1. More here.
Program Confers Diplomas on 35
Thirty-five men and women who
graduated in December from MCCC's Nursing Program received their degrees
at a special celebration on Jan. 9 at the college's Conference Center.
Valedictorian Phyllis Cooney presented a moving address. More
here with photos.
House for Summer Camps Jan. 27
The college invites families to
a "Summer Camps Open House" on Sunday, Jan. 27 from noon to
3 p.m. in the Student Center. (Snow date: Sunday, Feb. 3.) Representatives
will provide overviews and answer questions about Mercer's Camp College,
Sports Camp, and Tomato Patch Visual and Performing Arts Camp, plus enrichment
programs at the James Kerney Campus. Families will be able to submit their
camp registration forms. Details here.
Donohue to be Honored
The Princeton YWCA will honor
President Patricia Donohue at its "Tribute to Women" dinner
on March 6 at the Hyatt Regency. Annually the YWCA recognizes outstanding
women who live or work in the greater Princeton area, and who have made
significant contributions to their professions and communities. Click
here for more at the
Grant for Literacy Education
MCCC has received a $100,000 grant from
Children's Futures to expand its literacy education program for parents
of pre-school children as well as institutional caregivers. Literacy programs
are offered through the James Kerney Campus at sites throughout Trenton.
Cardiologist to Speak at MCCC Feb. 14
Dr. Banu Mahalingam, a Princeton-based cardiologist,
will present a lecture on "Women and Heart Disease: Why is it Largely
Under-Diagnosed?" as part of MCCC's Distinguished Lecture Series.
Free and open to the public, the talk will take place on Thursday, Feb.
14, at noon at the West Windsor Campus Communications Building, room 110.
Mercer in the News Online
Business Magazine, Jan. 2008: Mercer Higher Education as Economic Force
The Times: MCCC Hosts Ceremony for 35 Nursing Grads
1 Newspaper, Jan. 8, 2008, Making the Switch to a New Career
Packet, Dec. 28, 2007: MCCC Culinary Center Turns Up the Heat in Winter
to Kelsey Theatre
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Miss Daisy (Click here
for the Packet review)
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