Students displayed projects encompassing a semester’s worth of research and hard work during an Honors Institute Showcase held at NVCC on November 22.
Thomaston Savings Bank awarded student Kevin Trinidad a scholarship on Monday, giving Trinidad the chance to attend NVCC’s Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center for one year.
Students from five area high schools practiced the art of cooking and teamwork during the second annual High School Culinary Competition held at Naugatuck Valley Community College on November 8.
NVCC- Waterbury AmeriCorps is looking for civic-minded individuals to serve as community advocates and mentors throughout the city beginning this fall. Now entering its second year, the program will accept up to 45 applicants with experience or a desire to improve quality of life for Waterbury and its youth. Applications are currently being accepted at nv.edu/americorps.
Out with the old and ini with the new NVCC Strategic Plan
More than 200 community stakeholders and NVCC faculty and staff gathered within the Main Stage Theater at NVCC on September 6th to rally around the success of the College’s 2010-2013 Strategic Plan, Toward a Splendid College.
Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence Oonya Kempadoo arrived at NVCC this month to teach Caribbean Literature/Creative Writing this semester.
The New York Chinese Opera Society (NYCOS) will perform “Beauty of Peking Opera” in the Playbox Theater at Naugatuck Valley Community College on Saturday, October 12th at 7:30 pm.
First-year Naugatuck Valley Community College students can expect to build confidence and gain leadership qualities while participating in NVCC’s Community College Scholars program.
On August 17, more than 600 students were welcomed to Naugatuck Valley Community College by faculty, staff and current students at New Student Orientation. The orientation exceeded last year’s student attendees, making it the largest orientation in the College’s history.
NVCC will be offering a Central Sterile Processing Technician program this year, in response to increasing demands for the industry need for certification.
NVCC’s 2013 valedictorian, Jacob Dooling, is leaving home to attend Johns Hopkins University on a full scholarship this month, after graduating as the College’s top-ranking student.
Naugatuck Valley Community College’s (NVCC) Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center is currently enrolling students for the fall 2013 semester with an expected Advanced Manufacturing Certificate completion date of May 2014.
Naugatuck Valley Community College’s Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence, Oonya Kempadoo has won the honor of her new book, “All Decent Animals,” being listed as number six on Oprah Winfrey’s 2013 summer reading list.
Naugatuck Valley Community College will host the fourth annual Brass City Comic Convention from 10 am – 6 pm on Sunday, July 28 in the NVCC Ruth Ann Leever Atrium. Admission is $2.99 for adults and free for kids under 12 years of age and under, as well as any guest wearing a costume. Profits from the convention will be donated to Safe Haven of Greater Waterbury.
NVCC student Jasmine Floyd received first-hand experience in her field on June 21, when she spent the day with NVCC alumna and Ragtime Boutique owner, Natalie Testa.
After kicking off last fall, NVCC’s GEAR UP program is completing its inaugural year, successfully helping more than 2,400 middle school students achieve academic success
The Board of Regents for Higher Education recently approved NVCC’s expansion of course offerings at Danbury Center. Beginning this summer, NVCC will offer all of the necessary courses for students to complete an associate degree in business management or general studies in Danbury.
Governor Dannel P. Malloy announced on June 25 that Naugatuck Valley Community College will receive $825,000 towards the purchase of additional manufacturing equipment within its Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center.
Beginning July 29, students can receive accelerated instruction through a Patient Care Technicians course, preparing them for job readiness in 19 weeks.
On Monday June 24, Naugatuck Valley Community College (NVCC) and Danbury community leaders met to discuss ways of strengthening area businesses through higher education.