Tunxis Announces Fall 2016 Dean’s List

Tunxis Community College in Farmington has announced the names of those students who have qualified for the Dean’s List for the Fall 2016 semester. Students matriculated in a certificate or degree program who have earned a semester grade point average of 3.4 or higher and have successfully completed 12 or more credits, or have earned a cumulative 12 credits over multiple semesters, are eligible for this academic honor.

From health, human services and technology to liberal arts and sciences programs, Tunxis ...

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Open House at Early Childhood Center of Tunxis

The Early Childhood Center of Tunxis Community College invites the public to an Open House on February 7 from 6 – 7 p.m. Parents are welcome to bring their children.

Families will take a brief tour and have opportunities for questions. Guest speaker Christina Kiley will talk about “What Makes Tunxis Early Childhood Center Different? – An Educational Specialist and Parent Perspective.”

As an educational specialist and parent of a current ECC preschool student, Kiley will ...

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Spring Semester Registration

Credit Registration for the spring 2017 semester is under way at Tunxis Community College in Farmington. For information on how to apply and register, contact the Admissions Office at 860.773.1490, or visit tunxis.edu/apply. Late registration will take place Jan. 17, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Classes start Jan. 19.

Tunxis offers over 50 associate degrees and certificates that prepare students for transfer to four-year degrees and transition into the workforce with such programs as business; computer information systems; early childhood education; energy management, ...

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Tunxis Business Program Offers Accelerated Online Certificate

Tunxis Community College has announced a new accelerated Business Administration certificate program that can be completed in six months online, for those students who need the convenience of online classes and want to finish their certificate in a shorter timeframe.

The 21-credit certificate is comprised of seven courses in accounting, business law and ethics, software applications, economics, management and marketing. Courses are offered fully online in 3-, 7- and 8-week semesters. Spring 2017 7-week accelerated business classes include “Business Software Applications” ...

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Tunxis Food and Toy Drive Benefits Less Fortunate Students and Their Families

Faculty and staff of Tunxis Community College organized a holiday toy and food drive on campus to benefit less fortunate students who use thePantry@Tunxis on campus.

A total of 25 students received holiday food baskets, with enough food to feed their families—61 people in all. “Thanks to the generous donations, we are also providing a Stop and Shop gift card to each family with their food basket,” said Tunxis professor Amy Feest, a coordinator of thePantry@Tunxis. “We hope this makes the holidays a ...

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Tunxis Business Students Inducted into Kappa Beta Delta International Honor Society

The Delta Beta Chapter of Kappa Beta Delta (KBD) at Tunxis Community College in Farmington announced the names of those students who have accepted membership in the business honor society. They were formally recognized on December 2 at the chapter’s induction ceremony.

KBD is an international honor society for students who are enrolled in colleges that are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The honor society was established to encourage and recognize scholarship and accomplishment in ...

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Tunxis to Hold Super Saturday Registration Event on Jan. 7

Tunxis Community College will hold a Super Saturday on January 7 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in Founders Hall to help new and continuing students apply and register for spring semester.

The Super Saturday event at Tunxis will offer one-stop assistance in the registration process and with class schedules, course selection, financial aid, placement testing (for those who arrive by 1 p.m.) and other matters.

Those who have not yet applied for admission should bring a high school diploma or GED, immunization records, ...

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Tunxis Students Win Presidential Candidate Essay Contest

Three Tunxis Community College students were recently chosen as winners of a Tunxis essay contest that asked writers to describe the characteristics of an ideal presidential candidate.

“I thought it would be a good way to honor the campaign season and to bring a taste of the democratic process to Tunxis students,” said Tunxis professor of history Rafaele Fierro, Ph.D, who organized the contest. “The winning essays were thoughtful and very creative.”

Entries were judged by a committee of five Tunxis faculty. ...

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Winter Session Courses at Tunxis

Tunxis Community College in Farmington is offering accelerated credit courses during a Winter Session which runs December 28-January 13.

Registration is currently under way and will be accepted through Dec. 28, prior to the student’s first scheduled class. Three-credit courses meet Monday through Friday during the three weeks at a very accelerated pace. There are no classes Dec. 31 & Jan. 1.

New students can enroll by mail, fax, or in person. Records Office hours are Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. ...

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Tunxis Offers Free FAFSA Assistance

Tunxis Community College will host sessions this fall for those who need help filing their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Students who plan to attend college in January or next fall are welcome to attend with their parents.

Sessions will be available on the following dates in Tunxis Library in the 700 Building: Nov. 3 at 6 p.m., Nov. 4 at 10 a.m., Nov. 9 at 1 p.m., Nov. 10 at 5 ...

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