Media Coverage

October 2018

  • New round of blackjack dealer classes to begin in late October
  • Class offered on using drones for business purposes
    (The Berkshire Eagle)
  • STCC helps create healthy smiles
    (The Republican Plus)
  • Fox News' John Stossel to speak at STCC
  • Colleges hope #MySTEMStory will inspire
    (Business Monday)
  • UMass professor receives grant to educate Springfield community college students
  • Springfield native, 'Black Panther' costume designer Ruth E. Carter visits STCC
  • Community Dental Day returns to STCC on Oct. 27
    (Healthcare News)
  • Come roar with STCC at MGM Springfield
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC prepares for open house
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC offers class for business use of drones
    (Business Monday)
  • Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist addresses immigration at STCC
  • Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist talks diversity and immigration at STCC
    (WWLP - 22 News)
  • Colleges prove power of TWO
    (The Republican Plus)
  • September 2018

  • 'Outstanding' STCC professor honored
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC leads grad to Ivy League
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC Awarded $1.15M From National Science Foundation
    (Photonics Media)
  • STCC receives more than $1 million in science grants
    (The Reminder)
  • U.S. Rep Richard Neal announces $1.15M in National Science Foundation grants
  • Training & Workforce Options Helps Enhance Skills of Medical Assistants
    (Healthcare News)
  • STCC to host fall Majors and Career Fair, Sept. 26
    (Holyoke Sun)
  • STCC open house
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC announces fall speakers, film series
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC announces fall programs and events
    (The Reminder)
  • STCC turned passion to career
    (The Republican Plus)
  • Farmers' Market Resumes
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC to host fall Majors and Career Fair
    (Af-Am Point of View)
  • Farmers' Market at STCC returns weekly
    (West Springfield Record)
  • STCC to Offer Training in Medical Interpreting
    (Healthcare News)
  • They're betting on the casino
    (The Republican Plus)
  • Turners Falls resident's artwork on display
    (The Republican Plus)
  • Dr. Cook reads to students as part of the Friends of Heart Start Program
    (Af-Am Point of View)
  • Photo of STCC STEM Starter Academy students, faculty, staff
    (Af-Am Point of View)
  • August 2018

  • Springfield Technical Community College to offer EMT training course
  • STCC to Offer EMT Training in September
    (Healthcare News)
  • STCC gives graduates foundation for future
    (The Republican Plus)
  • Louisa Davis-Freeman named president of Western Mass. Counselors Association
    (The Republican Business Monday)
  • Casino dealer informational sessions held at MGM Springfield
    (WWLP 22 News)
  • STCC unveils new health science degree
    (Healthcare News)
  • STCC holds late registration hours
    (The Republican Plus)
  • South Texas to MIT: STCC Student Earns High Level Internship
    (Photonics Spectra)
  • Nick Massa: 3 Questions Interview
    (Photonics Spectra)
  • Valley Gives Day raises $29K for STCC Foundation
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC awarded $1 million grant for STEM program
    (The Reminder)
  • InFocus: Workforce development strategies
    (WWLP 22 News)
  • Initiative Launches To Produce A New - And More Diverse - Crop Of Engineers
    (WAMC Northeast Public Radio)
  • STCC touts $1M grant to promote science, engineering in local schools
  • STCC Dean of Admissions to lead regional school counselors group
  • STCC dean named association president
    (Greenfield Recorder)
  • STCC Celebrates Adult Learners Who Earned High School Equivalency Credentials
    (AfAm Point of View)
  • City workers cook up healthy cuisine at HCC/MGM Culinary Arts Institute
    (Holyoke Sun)
  • STCC ceremony celebrates adult learners
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC honors 2 professors for excellence
    (The Republican Plus)
  • City employees learn tips to create healthy meals
    (The Republican Plus)
  • July 2018

  • STCC Project Brings the Past into Present
    (Business West)
  • STCC instructor earns national award
    (Republican Plus)
  • STCC Announces Three Appointments
    (Business West)
  • Holyoke city employees create healthy meals at HCC MGM Culinary Arts Institute
  • Recent Springfield high school graduates test hands-on skills at STEM program
    (22 News - WWLP)
  • STCC to offer introductory drone training course
    (The Republican Plus)
  • Manufacturers can 'test drive' STCC talent
    (The Republican - Business Monday)
  • People in Business: STCC announces appointments to positions
  • Massachusetts Casino Jobs with Michele Cabral of MCCTI
    (Comcast Newsmakers)
  • STCC internship program allows students to 'learn and earn'
    (Holyoke Sun)
  • June 2018

  • STCC's visiting students pursue passion for design
    (West Springfield Record)
  • Forty students earn high school equivalency credentials at STCC
    (WWLP 22 News)
  • STCC student sets shining example
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC steers student to MIT internship
    (The Republican Business Monday)
  • STCC competes in 6th Springfield Dragon Boat Festival
  • STCC offers summer programs
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC 'invests' for students in need
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC Faculty Head to Africa for Medical Mission Trip
    (Business West)
  • STCC Faculty Head to Africa for Medical Mission Trip
    (Healthcare News)
  • STCC faculty heading to Africa for medical mission trip
  • Former student inspires STCC educator to help build health clinic in Africa
    (22News - WWLP)
  • Agawam grad among state's '29 Who Shine'
    (Agawam Advertiser)
  • Bio-tech studies help track path to careers
    (The Republican - Business Monday)
  • STCC graduates from overseas pursue passion for architectural design
    (WWLP, 22News)
  • Math professor named STCC distinguished alum
    (The Republican Plus)
  • Job Corps helps STCC student land MGM position
    (African American Point of View)
  • May 2018

  • STCC reaches out to Branford Hall studets
    (West Springfield Record)
  • STCC's 2018 Commencement at MassMutual Center (photos)
  • Springfield Technical Community College names senior director of public safety
  • STCC holds pinning ceremony for nursing graduates
    (WWLP, 22 News)
  • STCC Names Senior Director of Public Safety/Chief of Police
  • Mass. higher education chief: 'In the last five years, we've had 15 Mount Idas'
  • STCC Workforce Development Center announces classes
    (The Republican's Business Monday)
  • STCC to offer summer Sterile Processing Technician course
    (The Republican's Business Monday)
  • Job Corps helps STCC student land MGM position
    (The Republican's Business Monday)
  • STCC Names Mathematics Professor Distinguished Alumna 2018
    (Healthcare News)
  • STCC to Offer Sterile Processing Technician Course This Summer
    (Healthcare News)
  • STCC gives non-traditional students a sneak peak of college life
  • Publisher, civil rights activist Frederick Hurst to address STCC graduates
    (Af-Am Point of View)
  • Beer Nut: STCC pro brewing course back on tap
  • Springfield's Chestnut Towers owners pay for residents to attend MGM gaming scho
  • 29 Who Shine
    (Springfield Republican)
  • STCC, MGM partner to offer free 'English in the Workplace' classes
  • Displaced Puerto Ricans to receive English training at STCC
  • STEM Week at Springfield Technical Community College
    (WGBY - Connecting Point)
  • 3 STCC cosmetology students earn scholarship in contest
    (The Republican Plus)
  • STCC presenting short plays to aid adult literacy initiative
    (The Republican Plus)
  • April 2018

  • STCC to host financial industry forum
    (Republican Plus)
  • Massachusetts school now teaches students how to work in a casino
    (USA Online Casino)
  • STCC student awarded DeMarco Scholarship (Republican Plus)

    Mass. Casino Career Career Training Institute opens Facebook site (Republican Plus)

    STCC professor lauded for work supporting technical education (Republican Plus)

    STCC men, women wrestlers take 6th in nationals (Republican Plus)

    STCC Cosmetology Students Compete for scholarship (Healthcare News)

    STCC job fair attracts students choosing their future careers (WWLP)

    Gateway to College Program at STCC (Connecting Point, WGBY)

    Dealers with experience at Connecticut casinos show MGM prospects how it's done (The Day)

    Students finish first class at dealers school, prepare to go on to next (The Reminder)

    Why MGM Springfield is looking for strong English skills and what's being done to prep candidates (MassLive)


    Training and Workforce Options to Host Financial Industry Forum (Business West)

    School teaches how to work in a casino (Dayton (Ohio) Daily News)

    MGM Springfield Begins Hiring Blitz (WAMC Northeast Public Radio)

    STCC Names Geraldine de Berly Vice President of Academic Affairs (Business West)

    STCC's Gateway to College accepting applications (The Republican Plus)

    STCC Accepting Applications for STEM Week (Af-Am Point of View)

    STCC to host career awareness fair on April 12 (Ludlow Register)

    People in Business: STCC announces Vice President of Academic Affairs (MassLive)

    March 2018

    Schott North America of Southbridge celebrates renovation, capital investment (Worcester Telegram & Gazette)

    STCC to offer biomed engineering degree (The Republican Plus)

    STCC professor lauded for supporting technical education (West Springfield Record)

    Want to become a MGM Springfield dealer? Tuition assistance now available (MassLive)

    Massachusetts Gaming Commission provides scholarships for table games dealer training (Casino City Times)

    Florence artist Sean Greene to exhibit work at Carberry Fine Arts Gallery (Republican Plus)

    MA Casino Career Training Institute trains card dealers (Connecting Point, WGBY)

    STCC Offers Program to Raise Latino Graduation Rates (Connecting Point, WGBY)

    STCC offering STEM Week camp for spring break (Republican Plus)

    STCC Open House (Republican Plus)

    The State We're In: Civics 101 with STCC Professor John Diffley (Connecting Point, WGBY)

    John B. Cook, Ph.D., President of STCC on Diversity and Inclusion, Part 1 (El Sol Latino)

    John B. Cook, Ph.D., President of STCC on Diversity and Inclusion, Part 2 (El Sol Latino)

    Rise in craft breweries fuels demand for workers in region (Worcester Telegram)

    Workforce Development Center at STCC offers course on Home Garden & Landscape Care (Af-Am Point of View)

    Students still needed to train as dealers at MGM Springfield (The Reminder)

    In Her Shoes: A Second-Generation Working at STCC (Af-Am Point of View)

    STCC Offers New Biomedical Engineering Technology Degree for fall 2018 (Af-Am Point of View)

    Manufacturing Field is Turning More Heads (Business West)

    STCC to Host Open House on March 20 (Healthcare News, Business West)




    February 2018

    Free tax assistance for local community members (Mass Appeal, WWLP)

    STCC professor to read from latest romance novel (Republican Plus, Feb. 21)

    STCC students find inspiration among women engineers (West Springfield Record, Feb. 15)

    STCC biotech program wins 'Gold Level' nod (MassLive, Feb. 19)

    Customer service essentials certificate training program starts March 21 (The Register)

    Two New Members Appointed to STCC Board of Trustees (Business West)

    STCC announces spring 2018 speaker, performance series (Republican Plus)

    Gallery presents artist's quilts that salute African-Americans (Republican Plus)

    A Sneak Peek inside MGM’s new Casino Career Training Institute in Springfield (Valley Advocate)

    MGM Springfield offers tuition reimbursement for gaming school students (MassLive)

    STCC Offering New Biomedical Engineering Technology Degree (Healthcare News)

    Needing Dealers, MGM Offers Tuition Reimbursement for Gaming School (WAMC, Northeast Public Radio)

    STCC launched scientist on her journey to Ph.D. (Sunday Republican, Outlook 2018)

    STCC Biotechnology Program Wins Gold Level Endorsement (Healthcare News)

    STCC Biotechnology Program Wins Gold Level Endorsement (Business West)

    TWO provides workshops for CRRC employees (Business Monday)

    MGM Springfield hosts orientation session on becoming a dealer (The Reminder)

    STCC raises Black American Heritage Flag for Black History Month (WWLP)

    Training & Workforce Options Program Gives a Boost to Area Women (Af-Am Point of View)

    January 2018

    Glass manufacturer expanding, but new hires slow (Worcester Business Journal)

    'Foot in the Door' graduates 14 (Business Monday)

    STCC offers free income tax filing (West Springfield Record)

    Job fair at STCC focuses on young women finding jobs in trades (WWLP)

    STCC hosts Massachusetts Girls in Trades Conference and Career Fair (MassLive)

    MGM Springfield: Wanted Table-Game Dealers (Hartford Courant)

    STCC offering EMT program for spring semester (Ludlow Register)

    STCC offers extra hours, late registration for spring classes (Ludlow Register)

    Dress for Success graduates 14 from Foot in the Door program (Business West)

    SWE's Annual Conference Inspires Community College Students (All Together)

    Construction Managers Ride Boston's Building Boom (Globe Magazine)

    MCCTI announces information, registration sessions (Register)

    STCC, free tax preparation assistance (The Register)

    MGM Springfield continues to take shape with 2018 grand opening in sight (photos) (MassLive)

    Women engineers inspire STCC students (The Republican Plus)

    STCC to again offer Sterile Processing Technician course (The Republican Plus)

    EMT training (The Republican Plus)

    Women Remain Underrepresented in IT - but Why? (Business West)

    A + B + STCC: Mathematics from a Community College Point of View (Af-Am Point of View)

    Life's Work - Massachusetts Is Fertile Ground for Biotechnology Careers (Healthcare News)

    STCC Offers Extra Hours, Late Registration for Spring Classes (Business West)

    STCC Offers EMT Program for Spring Semester (Business West)

    MGM Springfield and area community colleges announce info and reg sessions for gaming jobs (World Casino News)

    MGM Springfield jobs: Casino Career Training Institute announces information, registration sessions (MassLive)

    STCC will offer free tax prep (The Republican Plus)

    December 2017

    STCC's Maureen Socha Named MAFMA Member of the Year (High-Profile)

    Society of Women Engineers Conference Inspires STCC Students (Business West)

    STCC Foundation lands $100,000 donation for construction-related studies, scholarships (MassLive)

    Springfield residents receive free dental care at STCC Community Dental Day (

    MGM Springfield, HCC, STCC take applications for table games school (MassLive)