Archive: February, 2013

National Eating Disorder Screening Day

Posted by Melissa Lamar - February 28, 2013 -

Free information and screenings for eating disorders on Feb. 28, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. & 5-6 p.m. in the Administration Building Main Corridor. Sponsored by the Tunxis Counseling/Advising Center. For more information, call 860.773.1506 or email

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CCSU Presents Teacher Education Transfer Workshop

Posted by Melissa Lamar - February 20, 2013 -

Thinking about becoming a teacher? Meet with a representative of Central Connecticut State University’s (CCSU) School of Education and Professional Studies on Wed., Feb. 20 at 2:30 p.m. in Tunxis Library Room 7-206 to learn about: academic and program requirements, State of Connecticut requirements, grade point and testing requirements, how to apply/transfer to CCSU’s program and the Tunxis pathway to teaching careers associate’s degree program.
Space is limited. Please call 860.773.1510 or stop by the Academic Advising Center to reserve your seat.

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“Dead Man’s Cell Phone” Auditions 2/12 & 13

Posted by Melissa Lamar - February 12, 2013 -
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Tunxis students, faculty/staff, and general public are invited to audition for “Dead Man’s Cell Phone,” by Sarah Ruhl, Feb. 12 & 13 at 6:30 p.m. in Founders Hall theater. Scripts are available in Tunxis Library. The cast includes four women, two men and ancillary roles. Most rehearsals are in the evening. Performances will be held April 19 & 20.
For more information, contact George Sebastian-Coleman, Ph.D., associate professor of English and Liberal Arts & Sciences program coordinator, 860.773.1635 or


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Hartford Stage Trip

Posted by Melissa Lamar - February 9, 2013 -

Tunxis students and  faculty are invited to “Breath and Imagination” by Daniel Beaty, at Hartford Stage on Sat., Feb. 9 at 8 p.m. to celebrate Black History Month. Free, with a no-cost pizza/pasta  dinner in Hartford at 6:30 p.m. before the show.
For more on the play, see the Hartford Stage website: Garage parking at Hartford Stage is approximately $6.50. For those who need rides, the Tunxis van will depart at 6 p.m.  Please contact Dr. Kirk Peters if you are interested in attending at 860.773.1482 or

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“The 99% Resist” Gallery Exhibit 1/21-2/26

Posted by Melissa Lamar - February 4, 2013 -
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“The 99% Resist”exhibition of international posters will be on view in the Tunxis Barnes-Franklin Gallery January 21-February 26. An opening reception will be held February 4 from 4 to 7 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
Posters in the exhibition are from a collection of more than 4,000 posters amassed by Stephen Lewis, a long-time labor movement activist. The exhibit is sponsored by the Connecticut Congress of Community Colleges SEIU Local 1973.
The Barnes-Franklin Art Gallery is open Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. and by appointment.

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