Holyoke Community College

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Name: Holyoke Community College
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

HCC Gateway to College Program Number One in U.S.

HOLYOKE — The HCC Gateway to College program, which takes high-school dropouts and puts them in college classes, leads the nation in both retention and graduation rates.The Spring 2014 report from the National Network of Gateway to College lists the program ... [Published Business West - 8 hours ago]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Patrick announces joint training program

BOSTON – Gov. Deval L. Patrick this month announced the launch of a joint advanced-manufacturing training program between Springfield Technical Community College and Holyoke Community College to train unemployed individuals for entry-level jobs as production ... [Published Providence Business News - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Citizens Bank: manufacturing leading growth in Western and Central Massachusetts

SPRINGFIELD -Greater Springfield's gross domestic product grew 2.5 percent from 2011 to 2012 to $22.1 billion, the fastest rate of growth of any metro area in New England, according to a report issued recently by Citizens Bank.In the report, the bank ... [Published MassLive - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

Program Seeks To Fill Void In Manufacturing Workforce Training

With manufacturers in Massachusetts struggling to find trained people to hire, Governor Deval Patrick today announced a pilot program between two community colleges funded by a partnership that includes some of the state’s biggest companies.The program ... [Published WAMC.org - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Gov. Deval Patrick highlights STEM education during visit

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WSHM) -At first glance, Gov. Deval Patrick's two stops in Western Massachusetts on Friday did not have much in common.He visited Springfield Technical Community College (STCC) and Girls Inc. of Holyoke.But you did not have to dig too ... [Published CBS 3 Springfield - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Gov. Deval Patrick says he's proud of the girls he met in Eureka! program at Girls Inc. of Holyoke

HOLYOKE – Forty-five minutes before Gov. Deval L. Patrick was to arrive, about a dozen girls in the Girls Inc. of Holyoke Eureka! program  were practicing what they were going to say."It's exciting," said Emahnie Maldonado of Springfield. "I'm a little ... [Published MassLive - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Two Western Mass. Community Colleges Form Partnership To Provide Manufacturing Training

The heads of Springfield Technical Community College and Holyoke Community College Friday announced a new partnership. The colleges will offer manufacturing training to about 30 unemployed OR underemployed people, and then help them get jobs. Bill Messner ... [Published New England Public Radio - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

People In Business: Cheri Mills of PeoplesBank

A resident of Wilbraham, Ms. Mills attended Holyoke Community College and Elms College. She serves as the President of the Wilbraham Middle School PTO, Registrar & Volunteer Coordinator for the Falcon Youth Football Association and Secretary/Treasurer ... [Published MassLive - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Obituaries today: Kathleine Slowik worked at Louis and Clark Drug Store, was office manager at Hayes Prosthetics

Kathleine Slowik   Kathleine M. "Kathy" (Smith) Slowik, 49, of Chicopee , passed away on Wednesday. She was born in Springfield, was raised in the Liberty Heights section and graduated from Putnam Vocational High School. She lived in Springfield for ... [Published MassLive - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

'Clean My City' initiative picks up steam in the North End, cleanup scheduled for Saturday

SPRINGFIELD — Every Saturday anyone driving down Main Street in the city's North End will see Belal Awkal and his growing army of volunteers picking up litter."I'm out here every Saturday when I can and I try to get groups every other Saturday," said ... [Published MassLive - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Holyoke Community College celebrates $1 million donation

"Thanks to Elaine Marieb's $1 million donation, HCC students will benefit for years to come", said Keith McKittrick, director of Development for HCCHolyoke Community College successfully solicited the 1,000 donations needed to secure a $1 million grant ... [Published MassLive - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Holyoke sets fireworks for Friday at Holyoke Community College to mark July 4th

HOLYOKE -- The city's fireworks display to celebrate July 4th will be Friday (June 27) with events starting at 6 p.m. at , 303 Homestead Ave."I am excited to attend the Holyoke fireworks this year as mayor," Mayor said. "This is always a great family-friendly ... [Published MassLive - Jun 25 2014]

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...We have to be balanced.," said Jerry Sargent, president of Citizen s Bank ,Massachusetts, in an interview Wednesday. "But anecdotally I speak with a lot of CEOS and they are thinking of expanding their work force."
"I used to be a  Monsanto-Solutia worker for 22 years.  I was making quite aa bit compared to my situation now. This is my chance to get back to a professional work place, where I used to be and contribute."
"A 26 percent increase in education spending k-12, right through the worst economic downturn in living memory, I'm proud of that progress" Patrick said
"It's a testament to the girls" and demonstrates to them the importance of what they are doing. "He's taking time out of his schedule (to visit.) It's a validation of the work they're doing."

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HCC Gateway to College Program Number One in U.S. [Published Business West - 8 hours ago]
As Massachusetts Gaming Law Awaits Voters, Plan... [Published New England Public Radio - Jul 23 2014]
Patrick announces joint training program [Published Providence Business News - Jul 19 2014]
Citizens Bank: manufacturing leading growth in ... [Published MassLive - Jul 16 2014]
Urban Renewal [Published Business West - Jul 15 2014]
Program Seeks To Fill Void In Manufacturing Wor... [Published WAMC.org - Jul 12 2014]
Gov. Deval Patrick highlights STEM education du... [Published CBS 3 Springfield - Jul 11 2014]
Gov. Deval Patrick says he's proud of the girls... [Published MassLive - Jul 11 2014]
Two Western Mass. Community Colleges Form Partn... [Published New England Public Radio - Jul 11 2014]
Dávila Named Operations Director for UMass Cent... [Published Business West - Jul 10 2014]
State to Flores: No Pot Clinic [Published Valley Advocate - Jul 09 2014]
People In Business: Cheri Mills of PeoplesBank [Published MassLive - Jul 03 2014]
Hampden Bank names Robert A. Massey COO and Ta... [Published MassLive - Jul 02 2014]
HACU welcomes more summer interns [Published Noodls - Jul 01 2014]
Obituaries today: Kathleine Slowik worked at Lo... [Published MassLive - Jun 30 2014]
25 Races and Athletic Charity Events To Try in ... [Published Boston Magazine - Jun 27 2014]
'Clean My City' initiative picks up steam in th... [Published MassLive - Jun 26 2014]
Holyoke Community College celebrates $1 million... [Published MassLive - Jun 25 2014]
Holyoke sets fireworks for Friday at Holyoke Co... [Published MassLive - Jun 25 2014]
People In Business: PeoplesBank announces key p... [Published MassLive - Jun 23 2014]
Bacon grads told to ‘find a balance’ [Published Colchester Bulletin - Jun 20 2014]
Community College secures $1 million donation [Published Boston Business Journal - Jun 19 2014]
Holyoke's Paulo Freire Social Justice Charter ... [Published MassLive - Jun 19 2014]
Holyoke Community College secures $1 million do... [Published MassLive - Jun 19 2014]
Student who created Monson tornado Facebook pag... [Published MassLive - Jun 18 2014]
Western Mass. July 4 firework display, celebrat... [Published CBS 3 Springfield - Jun 16 2014]
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