Public Invited to Dance Performance at Tunxis

The public is invited to a professional dance performance at Tunxis Community College on Thursday, April 21, 7-8 p.m., in the 600 Building, Room 6-374. Several members of Dimensional Dance Company will showcase short pieces of classical ballet, neoclassical, and contemporary dance choreographed by the company’s artistic director, Ruth Vesenka Lewis.

Among the pieces performed will be extracts of The Muses based on the Thomas Dewing oil painting “The Days,” housed at the Wadsworth Atheneum. Dewing’s painting was inspired by a poem ...

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National Alcohol Screening Day

Tunxis Community College invites the community to National Alcohol Screening Day on April 7 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the 100 Building. The event, which brings attention to the critical needs of those with alcohol use disorders and their families, is part of National Alcohol Awareness Month in April.

The private screening consists of a series of questions designed to indicate whether symptoms of an alcohol use disorder are present and if clinical help is needed. After completing a ...

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National Eating Disorders Screening Day at Tunxis

Tunxis Community College in Farmington will offer free screenings for disordered eating on February 23, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Administration 100 Building corridor. The event is open to the public.

Participants will have the opportunity to privately discuss their screening results with a counselor. Community resources and information on eating disorders will also be available.

The event occurs during National Eating Disorders Awareness Week February 21-27. Eating disorders are a daily struggle for 10 million females and 1 ...

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CSCU Prohibits Use of Hoverboards on Campuses

The Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU) System Office offers the following guidance regarding the use of hoverboards or other electronically operated skateboard type devices on the 17 CSCU campuses.

Due to safety concerns about fire and rider safety, hoverboards shall not be allowed to be either charged, operated or stored on CSCU campuses. This prohibition is consistent with the CSCU Student Code of Conduct, Article I, Part D, Section 12 which prohibits “behavior or activity which ...

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Tunxis to Host Public Forum on Campus Disaster Mitigation Plan

Tunxis Community College will hold a public forum on Feb. 9 at 2 p.m. in Tunxis Library Room 7-222 to provide a brief overview of a Hazard Mitigation Plan and answer questions.

Students, faculty, staff and members of the public are invited to learn and comment on the Multi-Campus Hazard Mitigation Plan draft, which will highlight some of the hazards that could present the greatest risks to campus operations.

The draft is part of a greater Multi-Campus Hazard Mitigation Plan which includes ...

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Tunxis Offers Training for EMT Certification

Tunxis Community College will offer an Emergency Medical Technician Basic Training course in Bristol starting in February. The course will be held Monday and Wednesday evenings, Feb. 10-May 23,and some Saturdays.

Approved by the Connecticut Office of Emergency Medical Services, the course prepares students for the exams to become nationally registered and state of Connecticut certified at the basic level. Lectures, demonstrations and hands-on training provide the knowledge and skills required for certification. Course work covers instruction and practice in dealing with bleeding, ...

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Register for Spring Semester at Tunxis

[IMPORTANT: FOR QUESTIONS ON REGISTERING  for credit courses, please contact Admissions at 860.773.1490, or email tx-admissions@tunxis.edu.]

Credit Registration for the spring 2016 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. 19, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Classes start Jan. 21.

Tunxis offers over 50 associate degrees and certificates that prepare ...

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Tunxis Announces Fall 2015 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 2015 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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Tunxis to Hold “Super Saturday Enrollment Blitz” on Jan. 9 for Spring Semester

Tunxis Community College will hold a Super Saturday Enrollment Blitz on Jan. 9 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in Founders Hall to help students choose courses and register for spring semester.

The “Super Saturday Enrollment Blitz” 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 11 a.m.) and other matters.

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

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Tunxis Professor’s Work on Display at Governor’s Residence

HobbesClaw3-GovTunxis Community College professor Stephen Klema’s sculpture is on display in the Sculpture Park at the Governor’s Residence.

Klema’s “Hobbes’ Claw 3,” a 4-by-12-foot wood, metal and plastic saw blade interpretation, is one of 25 outdoor sculptures by Connecticut artists that was selected for the outdoor display, which will be available for public viewing. Installed in November, the sculpture will remain on view indefinitely for at least the next year.

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