September 26, 2016 - 3:45pm
On Wednesday, October 5th, from 12:30 p.m. until 3 p.m., former Middletown, Connecticut Mayor and Connecticut State Legislator Paul Gionfriddo will be at Asnuntuck Community College to discuss his book, Losing Tim: How Our Health Systems Failed My Son with Schizophrenia. Gionfriddo is currently President and CEO of Mental Health America in Alexandria, VA.
September 26, 2016 - 8:45am
Asnuntuck Community College and the Town of Enfield will come together for a second year to offer a Fall Festival and Homecoming Event on Friday, October 14th, on Asnuntuck’s front lawn. Activities will start at 4 p.m. Vendors, who have participated in the Town of Enfield’s Community and Farmers Market throughout the season, will be on hand to sell their goods, until dusk.
September 22, 2016 - 3:45pm
National names take front and center in the boardroom at The Windsor Marketing Group (WMG) in Suffield. Serving more than 3,000 clients the local company has been in business since 1976. Two alumni of Asnuntuck Community College (ACC) are part of the company’s successful team.
September 21, 2016 - 8:15am
Asnuntuck College’s Pride and the Asnuntuck Association of Non-Traditional students (ANTS) are hosting an LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) question and answer event to educate and help the community understand and gain more knowledge about the LGBT community.
The event will be held at Asnuntuck on Tuesday, September 27th at 6 p.m.
September 16, 2016 - 3:30pm
Asnuntuck Community College (ACC) Foundation’s 2016 Golf Tournament raised thousands for student scholarships and programs. Several sponsorships from the Tournament resulted in scholarships for ACC students. Students were awarded their $1,000 scholarships, during a recent breakfast celebration at the college.
September 14, 2016 - 8:30am
A grant of $227,600 has been awarded by the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving to Asnuntuck Community College, in Enfield, CT. The funding, to be distributed over a three year period, will assist the college in partially supporting a full-time Success Coach to work with the Supplemental Nutrition Employment and Training Program (SNAP) students.
September 7, 2016 - 9:15am
Today, Mark E. Ojakian, President of the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU) announced the launch of the “#ihearyou” campaign aimed at encouraging civil discussion and respectful debate among students, faculty and staff across all 17 CSCU campuses. The multi-media campaign will take place primarily through the fall and includes student events, PSAs and public forums.
Starting next week, Asnuntuck Community College (ACC) will begin offering a variety of certificate programs to incarcerated individuals as part of a federal pilot program known as “Second Chance Pell.” Asnuntuck was one of sixty-seven schools selected nationwide by the White House to participate. This initiative seeks to equip inmates with job skills necessary to become contributing members of
Asnuntuck will be offering two courses this fall that will be of great benefit to business owners. The college has a Quickbooks course being taught on Thursdays, from 6:30 to 9:25 p.m., beginning September 1st.