For Immediate Release
8 May 2014

Melissa Lamar, Marketing & Public Relations Office
860.255.3777 (office)
email: MLamar@txcc.commnet.edu


Tunxis Commencement is May 30

 

Tunxis Community College will hold its 43rd Commencement on Friday, May 30 at 6:30 p.m. Nearly 500 students are expected to receive associate degrees and certificates.

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) will give the keynote address to the graduating class. Valedictorian for the Class of 2014 is Francine Casalino of West Simsbury, who will receive both an associate in science degree and certificate in early childhood education. She will present a speech at graduation.

Commencement ceremonies will be held rain or shine in the Tunxis courtyard. Tunxis Community College is located at the junction of Routes 6 and 177 in Farmington. For more information, please call 860.255..3500.

From fine arts, business, health, and technology to liberal arts & sciences programs, Tunxis offers over 60 associate’s degrees and certificates, providing critical thinking and problem-solving skills that prepare students for transfer to bachelor’s degree programs and employment in areas with industry need. Over 6,000 students enroll in credit and continuing education programs at Tunxis each semester. For more information, visit the Tunxis website at www.tunxis.edu.