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9 November 2017

NVCC Hosts STEM and Advanced Manufacturing Technology Expo

NVCC Hosts STEM and Advanced Manufacturing Technology Expo

Fourteen buses filled with middle and high school students made their way to NVCC’s Technology Hall on Friday, November 3. The students attended the Waterbury Regional Chamber’s STEM and Advanced Manufacturing and Technology Exposition.  Twenty-one companies from the STEM and Advanced Manufacturing Technology sectors participated in the Exposition, which ran from 8 a.m. -2 p.m. Students had a chance to directly engage with local manufacturers and learn about job and career opportunities from area leaders in manufacturing. The event exposes students as early as elementary school to the possibilities of a career in manufacturing, with the hope of setting some of them on the path toward enrolling in programs like the one offered at NVCC.

WATR News Director, Christopher Fortier did a live broadcast airing on his daily news program Talk of the Town. Among those interviewed by Fortier was NVCC President Daisy Cocco De Filippis, Ph.D. She cited the 100% job placement rate for graduates of the NVCC Advanced Manufacturing Technology Program, and the importance of events like this one to make sure students know the career opportunities available through this program.

On January 31, 2012, the State of Connecticut selected NVCC as one of three Connecticut community colleges to receive bonding dollars for a state-of-the-art manufacturing center on campus to meet the state’s manufacturing workforce needs. NVCC’s Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center provides students with hands-on access to state-of-the-art manufacturing technology in preparation for employment. Built on the region’s manufacturing roots and enhanced with modern advancements in technology and innovation, the Center is located in the spacious and modern Technology Hall and features manufacturing and technical education.

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9 November 2017
Naugatuck Valley Community College has reported its annual outcomes for the College’s Respiratory Care Program to the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC). The commission affirmed that the...

Naugatuck Valley Community College has reported its annual outcomes for the College’s Respiratory Care Program to the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC). The commission affirmed that the NVCC program has met or exceeded all currently set thresholds for success on each of the required outcome measures in their Annual Report of Current Status and Resource Assessment Matrix.

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Naugatuck Valley Community College Department of the...

9 November 2017

Under the direction of Sasha Bratt, Instructor of Theater, students at NVCC presented The Laramie Project in the Playbox Theater at the Waterbury campus of the College October 26-29.

Under the direction of Sasha Bratt, Instructor of Theater, students at NVCC presented The Laramie Project in the Playbox Theater at the Waterbury campus of the College October 26-29.

NVCC Hosts STEM and Advanced Manufacturing Technology Expo

NVCC Hosts STEM and Advanced Manufacturing Technology Expo

9 November 2017

Fourteen buses filled with middle and high school students made their way to NVCC’s Technology Hall on Friday, November 3.

Fourteen buses filled with middle and high school students made their way to NVCC’s Technology Hall on Friday, November 3.

NVCC Hosts College Goal Sunday for All Area Students

NVCC Hosts College Goal Sunday for All Area Students

9 November 2017
The prospect of applying for financial aid can seem overwhelming. NVCC hosted an event to help college students and their parents to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). For prospective...

The prospect of applying for financial aid can seem overwhelming. NVCC hosted an event to help college students and their parents to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). For prospective students and parents who haven’t been through the process before, it can prove a daunting and often confusing task. With that in mind, Naugatuck Valley Community College hosted College Goal Sunday to offer guidance. This year’s event, on November 5, marked NVCC’s sixth consecutive year of participation in the nationwide effort—helping scores of students and their families.

NVCC Named Aspen Prize Top 150 U.S. Community College,...

NVCC Named Aspen Prize Top 150 U.S. Community College,...

9 November 2017
Connecticut’s Naugatuck Valley Community College was named today one of 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature...

Connecticut’s Naugatuck Valley Community College was named today one of 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance in America’s community colleges.

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Naugatuck Valley Community College Honored by National...

9 November 2017

NVCC was ranked #38 nationwide in Washington Monthly's "Best Colleges for Adult Learners - 2 Year Colleges."

NVCC was ranked #38 nationwide in Washington Monthly's "Best Colleges for Adult Learners - 2 Year Colleges."

NVCC Celebrates 50 Years of Higher Education and Community Service with Community Festival
8 November 2017

NVCC Celebrates 50 Years of Higher Education and Community Service with Community Festival

Naugatuck Valley Community College celebrated the 50th anniversary of the establishment of Mattatuck Community College, one of its founding institutions. More than 400 guests from the community attended the gathering on Saturday, October 14.

NVCC Hosts Donor Reception for Capital Campaign Donors
8 November 2017

NVCC Hosts Donor Reception for Capital Campaign Donors

Naugatuck Valley Community College President Daisy Cocco De Filippis, Ph.D., welcomed a standing-room-only crowd to the Juan and Carmen Núñez Atrium and Morganti Commons to celebrate the success of the College’s capital campaign to furnish the Center. President De Filippis began the event with gratitude and celebration, acknowledging the leaders of the campaign- Peter Jacoby, MD, FACEP, Chairman of Emergency Medicine at Saint Mary’s Hospital,  James Troup, Provost and Senior Dean of Administration, and Waldemar Kostrzewa, Dean of Community Engagement. Jacoby took the podium to share a personal anecdote about his enthusiastic acceptance of the charge to lead the campaign.

NVCC Celebrates New Center for Health Sciences with Ribbon Cutting at Founders Hall
7 November 2017

NVCC Celebrates New Center for Health Sciences with Ribbon Cutting at Founders Hall

The east campus of Naugatuck Valley Community College was filled with pageantry and celebration to mark the ribbon-cutting for the new Center and dedication of the quadrangle directly in front of it to NVCC Professor Joseph V. Faryinarz. President Daisy Cocco De Filippis, Ph.D., welcomed a standing-room-only crowd of over a hundred people who came to participate in the celebrations. 

NVCC Remembers September 11 with Campus Commemoration
10 October 2017

NVCC Remembers September 11 with Campus Commemoration

On Monday 9/11/2017, the InterFaith Center and the Newman Club of Naugatuck Valley Community College lead a memorial service at the flagpoles on the Waterbury Campus.  

Emceed by Master of Ceremonies, Daniel Matthews from the Campus Ministry for the Archdiocese of Hartford, the program began with introductory remarks by NVCC President Daisy Cocco De Filippis, Ph.D. who reminded us that we must never forget September 11.

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Danbury High School Hosts Naugatuck Valley Community...

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NVCC President Daisy Cocco De Filippis, Ph.D. presented recognition awards to Danbury High School students enrolled in the Danbury Early College Opportunities (DECO) at the high School on...
Naugatuck Valley Community College Honored with Math...

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