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An Evening With David Ortiz Interviewed by WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche to Benefit Student Scholarships

April 03, 2017

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Middlesex Community College to Host Bedford Campus Open House

April 10, 2017

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MCC Concert Series Concludes with Trios for Flute, Cello & Piano

April 20, 2017

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MCC Featured Events

Apr
23

Middlesex Music Faculty Composers to Perform in Concert

4/23/2017 7:00 PM - 4/23/2017 9:00 PM

A World of Music, Middlesex Community College’s spring concert series, continues with an MCC Faculty Composers Concert to be held at 7 p.m. Sunday, April 23, in the Middlesex Concert Hall (Building 6), on the Bedford campus, 591 Springs Road. The concert is free and open to the public.

New works by music faculty members Richard Chowenhill, David Janssen, Todd Kitchen and Aaron Rosenberg will be performed.

For more information, contact Carmen Rodriguez-Peralta, director of A World of Music, at 781-280-3923 or peraltac@middlesex.mass.edu. For directions, visit: www.middlesex.mass.edu Read More

Apr
25

Bedford Campus Open House

4/25/2017 5:30 PM - 4/25/2017 7:30 PM

Prospective students and their families, as well as adult learners interested in continuing their education, will have the opportunity to learn about MCC’s more than 70 degree and certificate programs, noncredit courses, and online and flexible-learning options.

The Bedford Campus Open House will feature a series of breakout sessions tailored to meet student needs and interests. Students can explore specific areas of academic interest, meet with faculty and academic deans, learn more about the admissions process, and take a campus tour.

Advisors and administrators will be available to answer student questions and provide information about how to be successful at Middlesex. Students can learn about MCC’s many support services, such as academic and career counseling, dual enrollment, tutoring, disability support, and other special programs. Students can also learn about the statewide MassTransfer program, which is designed to ease the transfer process, allowing a student to specifically plan a curriculum that will fit a chosen bachelor’s degree program.

Attendees can also meet with financial-aid representatives to get information about financing their education. Students can even turn in college applications and schedule appointments for placement testing.

For more information, or to RSVP for MCC’s Bedford Campus Open House, visit www.middlesex.mass.edu/OH or call 1-800-818-3434. Read More

Apr
26

Middlesex to Host Award-winning Poet Lloyd Schwartz

4/26/2017 2:00 PM - 4/26/2017 3:00 PM

As part of its Visiting Writers Series, Middlesex Community College will host award-winning poet Lloyd Schwartz who will be reading and discussing his work at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 26, in the Federal Building Assembly Room, 50 Kearney Square, on the Lowell campus. The event is free and open to the public.

Schwartz has published four books of poetry, including his most recent, “Little Kisses.” His poems, articles and reviews have appeared in the New Yorker, the Atlantic, Vanity Fair, the New Republic and the Paris Review. His poetry has been honored with a Pushcart Prize and with publication in “The Best American Poetry” series.

An award-winning classical music critic for NPR’s “Fresh Air,” Swartz is also senior editor of classical music for New York Arts, and served for many years as the classical music editor of the Boston Phoenix. He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Criticism in 1994.

MCC’s Visiting Writers Series is co-sponsored by the Creative Writing Program, and the Center for Leadership & Engagement. For more information, contact Steven Rossi, Director of Leadership Development & Student Activities, at 978-656-3363 or StudentEngagement@middlesex.mass.edu; or Tom Laughlin, Professor of English, at 781-280-3839 or laughlint@middlesex.mass.edu Read More

Apr
29

Middlesex CC Concert Explores LGBT Issues Through Music

4/29/2017 3:00 PM - 4/29/2017 4:00 PM

A World of Music, Middlesex Community College’s spring concert series, continues with Exploring LGBT Issues Through Music, a program that reflects lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues through music from the 1600s to today. The concert will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 29, in MCC’s Federal Building Assembly Room, 50 Kearney Square, on the Lowell campus.

Free and open to the public, the concert is co-sponsored by MCC’s spring “Interdisciplinary Weekend: LGBT” one-credit course.

MCC faculty member Anna Ward, soprano, will perform, along with Rudy Giron, countertenor; Drew Ricciardi, viola; and Elaine Rombola, piano. The program will feature vocal duets by Claudio Monteverdi, arias by George Frideric Handel, songs by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, and a song cycle by Juliana Hall set to poetry by Elizabeth Bishop and Edna St. Vincent Millay. They will also perform “And The Barriers Had Vanished,” a song cycle for soprano and viola, by Dominick DiOrio.

For more information, contact Carmen Rodriguez-Peralta, director of A World of Music, at 781-280-3923 or peraltac@middlesex.mass.edu. For directions, visit: www.middlesex.mass.edu Read More

May
12

MCC Concert Series Concludes with Trios for Flute, Cello & Piano

5/12/2017 8:00 PM - 5/12/2017 9:00 PM

A World of Music, Middlesex Community College’s spring concert series, concludes with Trios for Flute, Cello and Piano to be held at 8 p.m. Friday, May 12, in the MCC Concert Hall (Building 6), on the Bedford campus, 591 Springs Road. The concert is free and open to the public.

Jill Dreeben, flute, Renée Delgado, cello, and MCC faculty member Carmen Rodríguez-Peralta, piano, will perform trios by Carl Maria von Weber, Ned Rorem and John Kusiak, plus a new work written for them by Pasquale Tassone.

Dreeben has performed in numerous solo and chamber music concerts throughout New England. She is a founding member of Solar Winds Woodwind Quintet, is a member of Kaleidoscope Chamber Ensemble, and performs in the Dreeben/Clemente flute and guitar duo.

Delgado received her bachelor of music, and master of music degrees from the Peabody Conservatory at Johns Hopkins University. She is a member of the Bangor Symphony and regularly plays with the Orchestra of Indian Hill in Littleton.

Rodríguez-Peralta has appeared as piano soloist and chamber musician throughout the United States, Peru and Mexico. As a chamber musician, she frequently performs with members of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

For more information, contact Carmen Rodriguez-Peralta, director of A World of Music, at 781-280-3923 or peraltac@middlesex.mass.edu. For directions, visit: www.middlesex.mass.edu Read More

Jun
08

An Evening With David Ortiz Interviewed by WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche to Benefit Student Scholarships

6/8/2017 8:00 PM - 6/8/2017 10:00 PM

The 19th annual Middlesex Community College Celebrity Forum will feature David Ortiz, retired Boston Red Sox designated hitter, interviewed by Dan Roche, award-winning sports anchor and reporter for WBZ-TV News, at 8 p.m. Thursday, June 8, in the Lowell Memorial Auditorium.

To learn more, visit www.middlesex.mass.edu/CF17

Tickets go on sale Friday, April 7. Read More

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