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In the News: Question 5 to benefit community colleges

Summary: SMCC students will join hundreds of thousands of other Mainers who will cast votes in the Nov. 6 election. In this Times Record column, President Cassidy writes about Question 5 on the ballot, which hits close to home for Maine’s community colleges and our students. Read the full column here.

Top Stories: Oct 22 Campus Connections

Advising Month helps save time, money, stress There’s no better way for you to save time and money — and ease stress — while reaching your academic goals than by using SMCC’s advising services. SMCC faculty and staff are bolstering efforts to encourage students to take advantage of advising services during Advising Month, which kicks… More »

In the Spotlight: Oct 22 Campus Connections

Student Profile Yaya Dunn, ‘go explore’ Yaya Dunn was timid about coming to college out of high school. But you’d never know that today the way she gives her all in everything she does, whether it’s working as an RA, playing on the women’s soccer team or cheering at SeaWolves basketball games. Yaya is a… More »

Campus Connections: Whats Happening Oct 22–Nov 4

Academic Calendar Tuesday, Oct. 23 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Learning Commons open Wednesday, Oct. 24 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Learning Commons open Thursday, Oct. 25 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Learning Commons open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., University of Maine at Augusta admissions rep visit, Midcoast Campus Learning Commons 5-7 p.m., Career networking event for students in Arts & Sciences… More »

Top Stories: Oct 9 Campus Connections

Transfer Fair to feature 2 dozen schools If you’re interested in transferring after graduation from SMCC, the Transfer Fair is the place to go to learn about other colleges and universities. Representatives from two dozen four-year colleges and universities will be on hand in the Campus Center from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, to… More »

In the Spotlight: Oct 9 Campus Connections

Student Profile Zoe Coffin, future electrician While in high school, Zoe Coffin considered studying audio engineering in college to pursue a career in music. But she realized that electrical engineering technologies seemed to be similar and would provide her a more stable future as an electrician. Zoe came to SMCC straight out of high school… More »

Campus Connections: Whats Happening Oct 9–Oct 20

Academic Calendar Tuesday, Oct. 9 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Learning Commons open 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., University of Maine admissions rep visit, Midcoast Campus Wednesday, Oct. 10 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Learning Commons open 9 a.m.-4 p.m., University of Southern Maine admissions rep visit, Midcoast Campus Thursday, Oct. 11 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Learning Commons open Friday, Oct. 12… More »

In the News: SMCC welcomes Southern Midcoast CareerCenter

Summary: The Southern Midcoast CareerCenter this week made its new home at SMCC’s Midcoast Campus. In this column in The Times Record, President Cassidy writes that the move is a win for everybody — CareerCenter customers, our students, and SMCC and the CareerCenter as a whole. Read the full column here.

Top Stories: Sept 24 Campus Connections

Flag display welcomes students from 79 countries Seventy-nine flags from nations the world over are now on display in the Campus Center to welcome SMCC’s diverse student body. The flags represent the native countries of students who attend SMCC this semester. They were adhered high on the walls of the Campus Center lounge on Sept…. More »

In the Spotlight: Sept 24 Campus Connections

Student Profile Daniel Gatchell, academic excellence Daniel Gatchell will complete his Liberal Studies-History degree this semester with high honors and the distinction of serving as president of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society for most of the past year. But he’ll be back next fall to earn a second degree, this time in nursing. Daniel… More »