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NEWS from the Academic Affairs and Student Services Division

On October 20th Dean Alfred Williams attended the CONNTAC Scholarship ceremony

The Connecticut Talent Assistance Cooperative (CONNTAC) is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.  CONNTAC plays an important role in providing access to Connecticut’s Community Colleges.  Their staff assist students with FAFSAs, admissions applications, and college placement.  QVCC is one of ten colleges to which CONNTAC provides services.  At the event, ten scholarships were awarded.  Several of the awardees spoke about their challenges and many had inspiring stories.  The Keynote speaker at the ceremony was Connecticut State Colleges and Universities President Mark Ojakian.  (pictured from left to right: President Ojakian, Dean Harris of Manchester CC, Dean Williams of QVCC).   (Posted 10/31/2017)


Spring 2017 Dean’s List Celebration

On Thursday, October 19, 2017, students and their families gathered for the biannual Dean’s List Celebration.  At this event, 150 returning students whose academic achievements during the spring 2017 semester earned them a position on the Dean’s List were recognized.  Yvonne Picard, of the QVCC class of 2017, and the runner-up for the Student Graduation Speaker, delivered inspirational words about her experiences at the College. (Posted 10/23/2017)


Jan Hall granted Emeritus status

On October 18th, the President’s Cabinet approved granting emeritus status to Jan Hall, former Professor of Computer Science here at QVCC.  Jan held many positions at QVCC during her twenty year tenure at QVCC (1996-2016) including Program Coordinator of the Computer Science Program.  (Posted 10/31/2017)

 


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