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Middlesex Community College
The Presidential Office
Vintage photo donated by the
Waite family of the farmhouse
still standing on the Bedford
campus. In the late 1800s, Irving
Charles Waite lived in the house
& managed the property when it
was a "gentleman's farm."
A Legacy of Memories
Received in 2003 as a gift from the Moscow State
Pedagogical University (MSPU), the bulava, or a
mace, with its long staff and multi-faceted
head, was both a weapon and
a symbol of the mark of a
high ranking officer.
The matryoshka doll, also known
as the Russian nesting dolls,
which stack one inside the
other, were also a gift from the
cross-cultural program with
the MSPU in the 1990s.