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UConn Transfer Information Session

Posted by Melissa Lamar - March 31, 2011 -

Learn more about transferring to UConn to pursue your bachelor’s degree at a Transfer Information Session on Thursday, March 31, 10-11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in Tunxis Library, Room 7-206. It’s a great opportunity to get answers to your questions and learn more about transfer requirements.
For more information, contact the Academic Advising Center at 860.773.1510.

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Transfer College Fair

Posted by Kerry Ann Kowar, Public Relations Associate - February 22, 2011 -

Tunxis hosts the Annual Transfer College Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 22 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. in the main corridor of the Administration Building(100). This is an opportunity for students to meet with representatives from New England area college and universities, gather information about the application process and financial aid and learn more about academic opportunities.

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Dental Hygiene Information Session

Posted by Kerry Ann Kowar, Public Relations Associate - December 10, 2010 -

*PLEASE NOTE:  Registration has filled for December. Sign-up for January session.

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NYC Bus Trip

Posted by Kerry Ann Kowar, Public Relations Associate - December 3, 2010 -

SOLD OUT! The Tunxis Student Government Association (SGA) is sponsoring a bus trip to New York City on Friday, December 3, to do some holiday shopping, enjoy the sites or watch a show. Cost is $15 for students and $20 for faculty and guests. Ticket includes transportation only. Bus leaves Tunxis at 9:00 am (drop off at Rockefeller Plaza) and leaves NYC (Times Square departure) at 10 pm. Tickets are available for purchase in the Student Lounge.

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Student Panel to Discuss the Existence of God and the Meaning of Religion

Posted by Kerry Ann Kowar, Public Relations Associate - November 29, 2010 -

Open to TCC Students Only. Jesse Abbott, assistant professor of English and philosophy and Dr. Rafaele Fierro, assistant professor of history, will serve as moderators of a panel discussion on Monday, November 29 at 1:00 pm in Founders Hall. The student panel of Jon Blais, Darren Bruno and Daniel Castro will discuss the existence of God, and the role of religion in our lives and in society.

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Carnegie’s “The Gospel of Wealth” Topic of Discussion

Posted by Kerry Ann Kowar, Public Relations Associate - November 10, 2010 -

Tunxis assistant professor of history, Rafaele Fierro and librarian, Rachel Hyland, will participate in a  panel discussion on Andrew Carnegie’s  “The Gospel of Wealth”, an essay which examines the responsibility of the wealthy including infusing the business world(and  self-made millionaires) with a new sense of philanthropy. Professor Bob Brown will serve as moderator and panelist. Sponsored by The Tunxis Humanities Athenaeum, this discussion is free and open to the public.

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Transfer Information Sessions

Posted by Melissa Lamar - October 20, 2010 -

If you are planning to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue your bachelor’s degree, attend one of the transfer information sessions now through Oct. 20. It’s a great opportunity to get answers to your questions and learn more about transfer requirements. Sessions are scheduled for the following dates:
Oct. 18, 3 p.m.
Oct. 19, 10 a.m.
Oct. 20, 1 p.m.
For more information, contact the Academic Advising Center at 860.773.1510.

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NYC Bus Trip

Posted by Kerry Ann Kowar, Public Relations Associate - October 16, 2010 -

Join the Tunxis Spanish Club for a trip to New York City on Saturday, October 16th. You’ll visit the Lower East Side’s Tenement Museum and see “In the Heights” a Broadway musical starring former American Idol winner Jordan Sparks. The trip is open to all students and tickets are available NOW for only $40! Bus departs at 7:45 am and returns at 8:00 pm. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Lisa Celona, Assistant Professor of Spanish, at 860.773.1604; lcelona@tunxis.edu or stop by her office at F33.

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National Depression Screening Day

Posted by Kerry Ann Kowar, Public Relations Associate - October 7, 2010 -

Tunxis will host free, anonymous screenings for depression and other mood disorders on Thursday, October 7 from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm in Founders Hall. Participants will take a private self-test and will have the opportunity to speak with screeners and a counselor. Referrals to treatment services and educational information will also be available. Light refreshments will be served. All are welcome to attend. For more information, call 860.773.1506 or email vcraven@tunxis.edu.

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Tunxis International Peace Day Celebration

Posted by Kerry Ann Kowar, Public Relations Associate - September 21, 2010 -

Join the Tunxis community at the Courtyard on Tuesday, Sept. 21 from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon to celebrate peace. Readings, poetry, songs, photos and drawings will be shared. Professor Marguerite Yawin will give a presentation of her Peace Corps service and all are invited to a soup lunch in Founders Hall following the presentations. To participate or for more information, please contact Carolyn Boulay at cboulay@tunxis.edu or 860.773.1546.

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