Housatonic Community College News
Browse past news stories for Housatonic Community College in Bridgeport, CT.
- New at Housatonic Community College This Fall - CT Post
BRIDGEPORT — Students starting classes this fall at Housatonic Community College will find things are different. The most visible will be that their ...
- Housatonic Community College offers free summer prep for courses - CT Post
Bridgeport — Students entering Housatonic Community College in the fall can get a head start on their studies by taking advantage of Jumpstart, a computer-based mat ...
- Housatonic Community College students engage in NASA CT Space Challenge - Bridgeport News
Team members Chris Torok, Nick Saint, Brandon D'Agostino, Nichole Dineson and Blake Bennett. The team assembled the quadcopter, designed and 3D printed the rotor protection, and integr ...
- Housatonic Community College STEAM Students Present Research - CT Post
BRIDGEPORT — Students in Housatonic Community College's Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) programs will show off their work to th ...
- One book, and its author, comes to Housatonic Community College - CT Post
BRIDGEPORT — The assignment since this fall for all faculty, staff and students at Housatonic Community College has been to read Laura McBride's novel, “ ...
- Housatonic Community College senior students exhibit art - Bridgeport News
Seven senior HCC art students have their work on exhibit on the 3rd floor “Wall,” an art area space in Beacon Hall. The paintings will be on exhibit until ...
- Housatonic Community College Celebrates As Bridgeport Campus Grows - Daily Voice
School and city officials break ground Thursday at Housatonic Community College in Bridgeport. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman Board of Regents President Mark E. Ojakian spea ...
- Housatonic Community College hosts lecture on women poets - Bridgeport News
Housatonic Community College's lecturer in English Mark Lamoureux will give a talk on women poets who also run small publishing presses, the topic of the 2nd Women ...
- Housatonic Community College Winter Session Starts Dec. 28 - CT Post
BRIDGEPORT — Students can pick up three or four college credits in just a few weeks during Housatonic Community College's Winter Session. The session starts o ...
- $37.5 million Housatonic Community College expansion to break ground - CT Post
BRIDGEPORT — Construction has started on a $37.5 million expansion to Housatonic Community College, which will change the way students enter Lafayette Hall, starting Nov. 30. Students returning from Thanksgiving break will ...
- Housatonic Community College begins major expansion - Trumbull Times
Construction has started for the expansion and renovation to Lafayette Hall at Housatonic Community College. The Bridgeport community college moved from its location in the former Singer Metric Building at 510 Barnum Ave ...
- Housatonic Community College Selects New President From SUNY Campus - The Daily Voice
“We are very excited here at Housatonic of Dr. Broadie being named the new president,” said Housatonic Community College spokesman Anson C. Smith. “Many ...
- New Housatonic Community College president named - New Haven Register
Broadie has worked for SUNY Orange County Community College since 2005. Gregory Gray, president of the Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education, said Broadie b ...
- Paul Broadie named Housatonic Community College president - Westfair Online
Paul Broadie II will be the next president of Housatonic Community College in Bridgeport, officials with the state Board of Regents for Higher Education announce ...
- Paul Broadie II selected president of Housatonic Community College - New Haven Register
Hartford Business“My keen passion for the enhancement of student engagement and learning — as well as my experience in expanding access to high quality educational programs — has drawn me to Housatonic Community College,” said Broadie in the release. “I welcome ...New preside ...
- Housatonic Community College launches Manufacturing Hall of Fame - New Haven Register
BRIDGEPORT >> Housatonic Community College is launching a manufacturing hall of fame in a bid to give its two-year-old advanced manufacturing program a higher profile and more cash to support its growth. The school celebrat ...
The Online Education Initiative will greatly expand course offerings for community college students, while making the transfer process between institutions much more smooth. The Initiative has its critics, however, who decry the loss of local control over education.
A recent study reveals that job applicants with a credential or associate’s degree from a community college have slightly better chances of getting a job interview than students who attend a for-profit college or university. Since community colleges are much more budget friendly than for-profit institutions and have much better job placement results, community colleges are a much better option for employment-minded students.
After City College of San Francisco loses its accreditation, other community colleges in the state are facing warnings, sanctions and possible loss of accreditation as well.