“Lend Me a Tenor” Theater Production 11/22-23

Tunxis invites the community to a theatrical production of  Ken Ludwig’s comedy “Lend Me a Tenor,” on November 22 & 23 at 7:30 p.m., and matinee November 23 at 1:30 p.m. in Founders Hall Theater. The play is appropriate for pre-teens to adults. Tickets are $5, and can be purchased in the Administration Building Main Lobby or online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/509417. If the performances are not sold out, there will also be sales at the door. For more information, call 860.773.1635 or email gsebastian-coleman@tunxis.edu.

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“Flying Spaghetti Monsterism” Talk and Pasta Potluck

The Tunxis Philosophy Club will host a talk on “Flying Spaghetti Monsterism” by the Rev. Mandy Dutkiewicz on Friday, Nov. 22  from 5-7 p.m. in Room 6-127. The community is invited, along with new students, alumni of the Club and those who have taken college philosophy courses over the past few years.

Dutkiewicz, a Tunxis student, will discuss a number of topics including why some believe the international decrease in pirates is the cause of global warming; how it may be possible that when scientists carbon date a fossil, ...

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SOLD OUT: Bus Trip to NYC

Tunxis students, faculty and staff are invited on a bus trip to New York City on Friday, Nov. 22. Bus departs from Tunxis parking lot at 9:45 a.m.

Those who attend can choose from the following itinerary options:

• The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the first drop-off point.

• A visit to the partially completed National September 11 Memorial (final drop-off point). The outdoor reflecting pools are open to the public, but a paid admission ticket (provided by SGA at no additional charge) ...

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Transfer College Fair

Tunxis hosts its Annual Transfer College Fair on Tuesday, Nov. 19  from 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the main hallway of the Administration Building(100). This is an opportunity for students to meet with representatives from colleges and universities, gather information about the application process and financial aid and learn more about academic opportunities.

Participating colleges include: Albertus Magnus College, Bay Path College, Becker College, Bryant University, Central Connecticut State University, Charter Oak State College, Curry College, Eastern Connecticut State University, Keene State, Lyme Academic College of Fine Art, Mitchell College, Plymouth State University, Post University, Quinnipiac University, Sacred Heart ...

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“Acute Edge Control” Exhibit on View 11/18-12/16

rosecranscropThe public is invited to view “Acute Edge Control” a collection of visual constructions by Ben Rosecrans, in the Wallace Barnes and Barbara Hackman Franklin Art Gallery at Tunxis Nov. 18-Dec. 16. The community is invited to enjoy refreshments at an opening reception on Nov. 18 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 860.773.1621 ...

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Campus Safety Video

Tunxis students are invited to view a showing of “Shots Fired” on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 12 p.m. in the Student Lounge. The safety video gives suggestions for surviving an active shooter situation. Pizza will be served.

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Guest Lecture: Tibetan Medicine in the Light of Dzogchen: the View from Above

Tunxis Community College invites the community to “Tibetan Medicine in the Light of Dzogchen: the View from Above,” a free guest lecture by Menpa (doctor) Phuntsog Wangmo, on Thursday, Nov. 7 at 10 a.m. in Room 6-127.

Internationally recognized as a leading Tibetan medical practitioner and teacher, Wangmo will discuss the integration of theory and application that makes her field one that attracts attention from doctors, healers, academics, and laypeople globally. She will present findings that reveal the promise of this system as ...

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Joe Vorih to Talk Business

The community is invited to “Success in Today’s Business World,” with guest speaker Joe Vorih, vice president and chief commercial officer of Stanadyne, Inc., on Nov. 5, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in Founders Hall. Refreshments will be served.

Vorih will talk about his career and work-related travel throughout the world and share his experience on thriving in today’s business world.

Currently his position at Stanadyne includes global sales, marketing, product line management, new business development, joint ventures, strategic alliances and acquisitions.  Prior to ...

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