STCC News

Research scientist started her higher ed journey at STCC
Date: Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Pearl Magala's quest to obtain the best possible education began at Springfield Technical Community College. She enrolled in the Engineering and Science Transfer program at STCC in 2003, the year she emigrated from Kampala, Uganda. Today, the 31-year-old holds a Ph.D. in chemistry from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and works in a research laboratory at the University of Washington in Seattle.
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STCC to offer certified auto damage appraisal course
Date: Monday, November 6, 2017

The Workforce Development Center at Springfield Technical Community College will offer a certified auto damage appraisal course beginning Nov. 28. The 60-hour course is designed to train insurance claims professionals and auto body technicians for the Massachusetts Auto Damage Appraisers License Examination.
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STCC, Northeastern University forge partnership
Date: Wednesday, November 1, 2017

A new educational and workforce development partnership between Springfield Technical Community College and Northeastern University creates an opportunity for current STCC students, graduates and the general public to earn bachelor’s degrees in mechanical engineering technology and advanced manufacturing systems onsite at STCC.
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Tree House Brewing Co. co-founder receives STCC Alumni Impact Award
Date: Friday, October 27, 2017

Tree House Brewing Co. co-founder Dean Rohan was honored with the first-ever 2017 Alumni Impact Award, which recognizes the positive contributions and innovation made by Springfield Technical Community College alumni in their workplace and profession.
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STCC to offer online business degrees
Date: Friday, October 20, 2017

The online option, open to Massachusetts and Connecticut residents, will appeal to students looking for flexibility and convenience. Students who live far from the STCC campus may want to take their classes online. The program begins at the start of the next spring semester, Jan. 22.
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Art gallery at STCC to feature large scale collage works by Amherst artist Keith Hollingworth
Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Mixed media artist Keith Hollingworth’s two series, “54 African Americans” and “Homage to Art,” will be on view through Thursday, Nov. 9, at Springfield Technical Community College’s (STCC) Amy H. Carberry Fine Arts Gallery. A “meet and greet” reception for the artist is scheduled Tuesday, Oct. 31, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
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STCC celebrates Pathways to Prosperity students from West Springfield
Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Thanks to a program called Pathways to Prosperity, Springfield Technical Community College student Michael Grillo of West Springfield was able to condense two years of college into one year.
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STCC IT certification classes prepare students for jobs
Date: Friday, October 13, 2017

Jim Beane, the director of Program Development and Professional Services for the Workforce Development Center, teaches and develops information technology (IT) certification courses at STCC, many of which are starting in October and November. STCC offers an array of IT certifications through the Workforce Development Center, which includes noncredit programs like the ones Beane teaches, among other training opportunities.
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STCC puts spotlight on Domestic Violence Awareness and Action Month
Date: Friday, October 13, 2017

Springfield Technical Community College will recognize National Domestic Violence Awareness and Action Month with a series of on-campus events starting Monday, Oct. 16.
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STCC creates a fast track to a computer and IT security career
Date: Friday, October 13, 2017

The new “fast track” certificate program runs from September through April at STCC. The coursework prepares students for a range of IT jobs, including networking or data base specialist, technician or analyst, to name a few.
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