Poetry Reading With Steve Straight

Tunxis invites the community to a poetry reading with Steve Straight, this year’s touring poet for the Connecticut Poetry Circuit, on Thursday, October 31, from 1-2:30 p.m. in Founders Hall. The event is part of an ongoing Tunxis Humanities Series offered throughout the year. There will be music and light refreshments.

Straight is the author of two full-length collections of poetry, most recently “The Almanac” (Curbstone/Northwestern University Press, 2012). His previous collection, “The Water Carrier” (Curbstone, 2002), was featured on the ...

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TCC Foundation Fundraiser “Reinventing Health Care”

Tunxis Community College Foundation invites the community to its annual economic breakfast “Reinventing Health Care,” an informative discussion about the ever-changing U.S. health care system, on Thursday, Oct. 31, 8:30-10 a.m. at the Farmington Club. Keynote is Mark Bertolini, chairman, CEO and president of Aetna, Inc. Proceeds from the fundraising breakfast will support student scholarships and special projects at Tunxis Community College.

Tickets must be purchased by Oct. 21. For sponsor information and to purchase tickets, visit www.tunxisfoundation.org, or call ...

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Student Club Fair

Club Fair for Tunxis students will be held on campus Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Administration (100) Building main hallway. Come by for food and fun as you learn more about student clubs on campus. Call 860.773.1362 for more.

Joining clubs is a great way to build lasting friendships, talk about academics, develop leadership skills, network, learn about other cultures, and engage in community service. http://www.tunxis.edu/campus-resources/clubs-organizations/

 

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CCSU Presents Teacher Education Transfer Workshop

Thinking about becoming a teacher? Meet with a representative of Central Connecticut State University’s (CCSU) School of Education and Professional Studies on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 3 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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Open House and Majors Fair

New, returning and transfer students are invited to a Majors Fair on Tuesday, Oct. 29 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and 4-6 p.m. in the Main Administration Building Hallway.

The Open House will provide information on over 60 degree and certificate programs offered at Tunxis. Those who attend will also be able to find out about financial aid, admissions, and  transfer programs. Campus tours begin at 4 and 5 p.m., starting in the cafeteria.

For more information or to sign up, contact Magaly Correa at ...

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NYC Bus Trip— “Don Quijote”

Tunxis students, faculty and the community are invited to attend a non-guided trip to New York City to see “Don Quijote,” (“Don Quixote”) a play in Spanish, on Sat., Oct. 26, at the Teatro Repertorio Español. Tickets (non-refundable) are $30 each and include the play and round trip bus fare from Tunxis. Free English and Spanish subtitle monitors are available at the theater.

Those attending must purchase tickets in advance and should meet at the bus in the Tunxis parking lot by ...

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CCSU Transfer Information Sessions

A representative from Central Connecticut State University’s Office of Recruitment and Admissions will be on campus Wednesday., Oct. 23, to provide three information sessions for students, faculty, and staff.   The sessions will begin at 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 1:30 p.m. in Tunxis Library conference room, 7-222.  This is a great opportunity to learn more about:

·         The Dual Admission Program

·         Other guaranteed admission opportunities

·         Academic & program requirements

·         Admission process, deadlines, etc.

Those students who plan to attend should sign up ...

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“Synaptic Plasticity” Paintings on View Through Nov. 14

SKARP-BOGLI3[1]The public is invited to view “Synaptic Plasticity” a collection of new paintings by Mari Skarp-Bogli, in the Wallace Barnes and Barbara Hackman Franklin Art Gallery at Tunxis through Nov. 14. The community is invited to enjoy refreshments at an opening reception on Oct. 21 from 4-7 p.m.

The Barnes-Franklin Art Gallery, located at the entrance of the 600 Building, is open Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. and by appointment. For more information, call ...

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National Domestic Violence Display on View

The Clothesline Project, a display which has been presented nationally to increase awareness of domestic violence, will be on view October 21-25 at Tunxis in the Administration Building hallway to commemorate National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

T-shirts on the line are hand-decorated by survivors with their sentiments and messages, as well as by friends and families of survivors and victims, who have felt the impact of violence.

The Clothesline Project presents itself as the first international movement of its kind, providing a medium for ...

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