Kimani Worghs enrolled at Springfield Technical Community College for the same reasons many students cite: affordability, close to home, easy to fit classes around work and understanding instructors. All of that was true, but what he also found was a college experience that supported, deepened and strengthened his desire to pursue a career in fashion photography.
Springfield Technical Community College helped launch Shirley Arriaga dreams. Arriaga ‘15, a political newcomer who in September won the Democratic nomination for state representative (8th Hampden District), returned to her alma mater on Oct. 12 to speak as part of the “We the Women” series, which celebrates achievements by female leaders.
Moriviví is the theme the Puerto Rican Studies Association adopted this year for its national conference, which is being hosted jointly by Holyoke Community College and Springfield Technical Community College Oct. 14-16.
More than 200 scholars, researchers, academics, artists, and others are expected to attend the three-day conference, “Moriviví: Activating Puerto Rican Futures.” More..
Springfield Technical Community College kicks off Mass STEM Week Oct. 17-21 with a festival on campus that introduces visitors to science, technology, engineering and math and will close out the week with a fun and entertaining “Family Science Night” on Oct. 21 that is free and open to the community. More..
Recognizing the American Library Association’s (ALA) annual Banned Books Week between Sept. 18-24, the Springfield Technical Community College library held an exhibit opening and reception on Sept. 21, 4 p.m-6 p.m. More..
Celebrating National Coming Out Day, Springfield Technical Community College presents a live virtual event Oct. 11 at 1:30 p.m. titled “Beyond the Cage of Our Stories: A Carberry Conversation with author and journalist Putsata Reang.” More..
Springfield Technical Community College will celebrate innovative champions at a gala held at the Marriott Springfield Downtown on Oct. 6, 5 p.m.-8 p.m. The STCC Resilience Awards and Gala recognizes the college’s 55th year. The theme, “55 Years of Gratitude and Grit,” reflects the resilience of students and STCC alumni.