HCC In the News

March 24, 2015, MassLive
HCC set to open new access road March 30

March 23, 2015, LearnU
HCC receives grant for STEM majors

March 20, MassLive
HCC awarded $625,540 to support students in STEM majors

March 13, 2015, Comcast Newsmakers NE
Interview with HCC President Bill Messner

March 4, 2015, MassLive
HCC announces hospitality-culinary center at Innovation District meeting

Feb. 28, 2015, Daily Hampshire Gazette
Web: DREAMer and HCC alum Bryan Torres now at Amherst College
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Feb. 27, 2015, Community College Daily
Popular textbooks are only part of her legacy
(profile of Elaine Marieb, 2015 Outstanding Alumni Award Winner from American Association of Community Colleges)

Feb. 23, 2015, Business West
Getting the Jobs Done: TWO honored for closing workforce skills gap

Feb. 5, 2015, MassLive
Workforce training program wins award, grant

Feb. 5, 2015, MassLive
Thrive@HCC promises money smarts for students

Jan. 23, 2015, WGGB ABC40
HCC, Westfield state partner on low-cost college plan

Jan. 22, 2015, MassLive / The Republican
HCC, Westfield partner on low-cost college degree

Jan. 9, 2015, MassLive / The Republican
Community College presidents weigh in on Obama's plan for free tuition

January 2015, Baystate Parent
Community College: An Affordable Start, if you do it right

Dec. 13, 2014, Daily Hampshire Gazette / GazetteNet
Editorial: Enriching opportunities for community college students
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Dec. 12, 2014, MassLive
Smith to expand partnership with HCC

Dec. 12, 2014, Daily Hampshire Gazette /  GazetteNet
Web: Smith announces new scholarship program with HCC
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Dec. 8, 2014, Daily Hampshire Gazette / GazetteNet
Web: NSF grant explores link between clean energy and agriculture
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Dec. 8, 2014, Daily Hampshire Gazette / GazetteNet
Web: HCC, Hampshire work together to benefit students
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Dec. 5, 2014, MassLive / The Republican
State grant to finance culinary center in downtown Holyoke

Dec. 5, 2014, MassLive
Video: HCC President Messner says he's proud to open new culinary center

Dec. 3, 2014, MassLive
HCC's Jada Waters recognized for achievements

Dec. 2, 2014, MassLive
Editorial: NSF grant shows vision, strong priorities

Nov. 22, 2014, MassLive
HCC, Hampshire and UMass collaborate on $810,000 grant for clean energy studies

Nov. 19, 2014, Daily Hampshire Gazette
NSF awards $810,000 grant to HCC, Hampshire, UMass for clean energy, sustainable agriculture program (web)
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Nov. 20, 2014, MassLive
Under Construction: Work begins on HCC Center for Health Education

Nov. 14, 2014, MassLive
HCC Foundation earns spot on region's 'Super 60'

Nov. 8, 2014, ABC40 Springfield
Girl Scouts HCC join forces for SuperHero Adventure

Oct. 31, 2014, MassLive
HCC honored for adult education programs

Oct. 22, 2014, MassLive
HCC, UMass ink deal to formalize link between honors programs

Sept. 16, 2014, MassLive
HCC to host Spanish film festival

Sept. 4, 2014, WWLP 22News
HCC offering free manufacturing training course

Aug. 8, 2014, ABC40 Springfield
HCC program teaches kids law enforcement

Aug. 4, 2014, Daily Hampshire Gazette
At new HCC program, playing with Legos more than a game (link)
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Aug. 4, 2014, Daily Hampshire Gazette
B2B ID: Karin Moyano Camihort (Dean of Online Learning)
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Aug. 4, 2014, Daily Hampshire Gazette
Making News: HCC Gateway program number one in U.S.
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July 25, 2014, MassLive
HCC Quest arts festival at Holyoke High School

July 24, 2014, Business West
HCC Gateway to College program number one in U.S.

July 16, 2014, CCNEWS.COM
Governor celebrates start of HCC-STCC manufacturing skills program

July 14, 2014, Mara Dolan show on 980 WCAP radio
Interview with HCC President William Messner

Interview Transcript

July 13, 2014, MassLive
Editorial: Business and colleges partner to build stronger workforce

July 11, 2014, WAMC Northeast Public Radio
Program seeks to fill void in manufacturing workforce training

July 11, 2014, MassLive / July 13, 2013, The Republican
Gov. lauds HCC-STCC job skills program

July 8, 2014, WGGB-ABC40
Hundreds honored at HCC for job training and education

July 8, 2014,WWLP-Channel 22 News
Welfare recipients recognized for bettering themselves (event held at HCC)

July 8, 2014, MassLive
Agency clients honored for turning helping hand into stepping stone

July 7, 2014, MassLive/The Republican
HCC and STCC launch accelerated manufacturing careers program

July 2, 2014, MassLive/Republican Plus
HC awards degrees at 67th commencement (graduation list)

June 30, 2014, MassLive
HCC alum founds WMass chapter of National Association of Hispanic Nurses

June 27, 2014, Reminder Publications
College meets fundraising goal of 1,000 donors

June 25, 2014, Republican Plus
HCC grad pursues 'destiny' in new home (profile of Ugo Iyeh, '14)

June 25, 2014, Republican Plus
HCC Wildlife Society tracks nature trails

June 25, 2014, MassLive
HCC celebrates $1 million donation

June 24, 2014/MassLive
Holyoke sets July 4 fireworks for Friday, June, 27, at HCC

June 19, 2014, WWLP Channel 22
HCC fundraising challenge secures $1 million donation

June 19, 2014, Boston Business Journal
Community College secures $1 million donation

June 18, 2014, MassLive
HCC secures $1 million donation

June 18, 2014, Republican Plus
HCC student Robyn Sutton-Fernandez headed to Mount Holyoke College

June 5, 2014, Republican Plus
Success comes step by step for HCC grad (profile of Carolyn Velazquez, '14

June 3, 2014, MassLive
HCC students and Springfield resident organizes monthly city cleanup

June 1, 2014, MassLive / The Republican
HCC holds 67th Commencement at MassMutual Center
Photo Gallery

May 31, 2014, Gazettenet.com
Surprise the theme at HCC's 67th Commencement (link)
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May 26, 2014, El Pueblo Latino
HCC student Robyn Sutton-Fernandez headed to Mount Holyoke College

May 20, 2014, MassLive
HCC to hold 67th Commencement at MassMutual Center May 31

May 15, 2014, MassLive
HCC students and alumni work behind the scenes at Holyoke's Robert E. Barrett Fishway

May 5, 2014, Business West
Developing News: HCC will expand into former photo studio, modernize facilities

May 4, 2014, CBS3 Springfield
HCC hosts annual fundraising 5K

May 4, 2014, MassLive
Photo Gallery: 4th annual HCC Cougar Crawl 5K

April 29, 2014, Springfield Republican/MassLive
HCC and Westfield State University partner in online degree program

April 24, 2014, WWLP-TV's Mass Appeal
HCC nutrition professor Laura Christoph talks about making healthier smoothies

April 23, 2014, Springfield Republican Plus
HCC presents the play 'Living Out'

April 21, 2014, Daily Hampshire Gazette
About HCC's Mission: Marieb fundraising campaign
Editorial: Welcome Benefactor for HCC

April 14, 2014, Christian Science Monitor
Interview with HCC history professor Diane Beers
From defending horses to protecting orcas: animal rights historian Diane Beers on today's SeaWorld debate

April 3, 2014, Springfield Republican/MassLive
HCC launches Mission Marieb fund drive

April 2, 2014, Daily Hampshire Gazette
Retired professor Elaine Marieb offers $1 million fundraising challenge to HCC

March 25, 2014, WAMC Northeast Public Radio
$1 million donation supports new HCC health education center

March 25, 2014, WAMC Northeast Public Radio
Dept. of Higher Ed Commissioner, during visit to HCC, said he expects more state funding

March 25, 2014, Springfield Republican/MassLive
Dept. of Higher Ed Commissioner Freeland pledges more support for college boards

March 6, 2014, MassLive
Easthampton artist Angela Zammarelli to open exhibit at HCC's Taber Art Gallery

Feb. 28, 2014, Springfield Republican
Features an interview with Aliza Ansell, coordinator of HCC's Adult Learning Center
Massachusetts announces $15 million "pay for success" grant program for adult basic education

Feb. 27, 2014, Springfield Republican
Charity bowling tournament to benefit scholarship named for HCC alum featured in New York Time

Feb. 27, 2014, WWLP-TV's Mass Appeal
HCC nutrition professor Laura Christoph gives classic comfort food a healthy makeover

Feb. 17, 2014, Springfield Republican
HCC alum Leigh-Ellen Figueroa, '13, talks about her education project
Children's Garden Project seeks volunteers, donations

Feb. 14, 2014, WGBY, "Connecting Point"
HCC Sustainability majors talk about their work

Feb. 10, 2014, Springfield Republican
HCC, GCC, Springfield College mover toward arming campus police

Jan. 17, 2014, Springfield Republican
GED Exam Changes: Examiners hope it will prepare grads for college

Jan. 15, 2014, Springfield Republican
HCC's Taylor Hildack scores American Idol tryout


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