Category Archives: News Releases

Middlesex County College to Honor Veterans November 10; Public Invited

Middlesex County College will salute military veterans Thursday, November 10 in a program that includes a reception for a statewide veterans art exhibit; Operation Shoebox NJ, in which volunteers pack supplies to be sent to service members overseas; and a speech from George Lisicki, a former national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and […]

South Hall Science Building Formally Opened; Classes to Start in January

For the second time in less than a month, Middlesex County College formally opened a new building on Friday, Oct. 21. Called South Hall, the two-story, 36,000-square-feet facility includes 14 science labs dedicated to general biology, chemistry, organic chemistry, genetics, microbiology and general science. Classes will begin in January of 2017. “We’re all excited about […]

Middlesex County College Student Speaks on NASA Research at Regional Conference

Danielle Caruso, a Middlesex County College student and recipient of a NASA Space Grant Fellowship award, was selected as the student speaker at the Mid-Atlantic Space Grant Directors meeting, Sept. 29-Oct. 1 at Johns Hopkins University’s Mount Washington Conference Center in Baltimore. Her presentation was titled: “A Look at TLR4 and MyD88 in Glioblastoma Using Immunohistochemistry.” […]

Bridge Program Gives Middlesex County College Students a Jumpstart

A summer program designed to prepare New Brunswick high school graduates for Middlesex County College yielded “phenomenal results,” according to the director of the program. Forty-two successfully completed Phase One of the J&J Summer Bridge Program out of 49 who started in May. That was the highest percentage in the program’s eight-year history. “We added some components to […]

MCC recently recognized the Roosevelt Care Center of Edison for its support of the College’s Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Program

Middlesex County College recently recognized the Roosevelt Care Center of Edison for its support of the College’s Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Program. The program, approved by the New Jersey Department of Health, is conducted at Roosevelt Care Center’s Barbara E. Cheung facility. CNA students study patient care and hygiene, anatomy and physiology, and patient safety and nutrition. The […]

Veterans Admissions Days Scheduled for Wednesdays in July at Middlesex County College

Wednesdays in July are Veterans Admissions Days at Middlesex County College. Military veterans and qualifying dependents may visit the office Wednesdays on July 6, 13, 20 and 27 from 8:30 a.m.-5:45 p.m. to speak with fellow veterans, apply to the College, learn about using their benefits, and start the enrollment process. The office is in Chambers Hall, at […]

Today’s Table at Middlesex County College: Learn to be a Great Cook

This summer, you can learn how to be a great amateur chef. “Today’s Table” will be held in Crabiel Hall’s state-of- the-art culinary lab. Come hungry and enjoy tastings of food prepared by the chef. Recipes are distributed. “This program is for cooks and non-cooks, and it is instructive, entertaining and fun,” said Lynn Lederer, director of Professional […]

Jessica Cortese Named Middlesex County College’s Alumna of the Year

Jessica Cortese, a 2008 graduate of Middlesex County College, was named the 2016 Alumna of the Year for Contributions to the College, its Alumni Association or its Foundation. The award was presented during Celebration Day, an annual event that honors College employees reaching milestone service anniversaries, two Outstanding Service to the College award winners, as well as the Alumna […]

Kimberlee Hooper Named to National “40 Under 40” List

Kimberlee Hooper was named to the American Association for Women in Community Colleges’ list of “40 Under 40,” at the organization’s national conference in Chicago in April. The list consists of women faculty, counselors, administrators and staff under the age of 40 from all over the nation who are leaders on their campuses. Ms. Hooper is Middlesex County College’s […]

Middlesex County College Presents Dance Ensemble April 30 & May 1, 2016

The Middlesex County College Dance Ensemble will present its 15th annual spring dance concert entitled Story Book on Saturday, April 30 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, May 1 at 2 p.m. Both performances will be held in the Performing Arts Center on the College’s Edison Campus and are free with a suggested donation of $5 per person. “The […]