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Unwinding Community College Myths

There is a lingering perception in some circles that a community college education falls short of a four-year college education in terms of meeting student needs, preparing them for careers and providing a quality student experience. While each college experience is unique, community colleges offer exceptional value, flexibility for students…

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Apply Now for NCC’s Honors Program

NCC Honors Program Academically talented students are invited to apply to the NCC Honors Program which provides exceptionally able and motivated students with intellectual rigor, small classes and outstanding opportunities for growth and exploration. The application deadline for the Fall 2017 semester is June 16. “The NCC Honors Program was…

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Professor Jeff Trombetta Makes the Case for Kelp

NCC Culinary Arts Professor Jeff Trombetta was featured in a June 9 article in the Connecticut Post on the growing appeal of kelp harvested from Long Island Sound as a healthy food source. Here’s a link to the article: http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Playing-with-kelp-and-taste-buds-11206072.php Trombetta also works with the University of Connecticut’s Marine Science…

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