Globe online, when a story about Gov. Deval
Patrick's plans to centralize control of
Massachusetts' community colleges and increase
immediately sat down and wrote a letter to the Globe,
praising his education at MCC and encouraging the piece of
the Governor's plan that talked about increasing financial
support for community colleges.
increase funding at community colleges," said Cahalane, 47.
courses I ever had were taught by instructors at Middlesex
fundamentals of business management, but also the study
skills that would last me through graduate school."
MCC to his current job as manager of global logistics for
American Honda Motor Co. "I had a wonderful experience at
Middlesex," Cahalane said recently by phone from his Los
Angeles office. "The faculty was focused on ensuring that we
got a great education. And it wasn't about just passing exams
-- it was about practical knowledge."
Cahalane's five children. His parents worked hard providing
for their kids Gene was a custodian in the Burlington
schools and Pat as a circuit boards inspector for a defense
Global Logistics for American Honda Motor Co.