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Counseling Department Provides Test Anxiety Workshop

Counseling Department Provides Test Anxiety Workshop

Sara Monterroso, Editor-in-chief
May 1, 2017
Filed under News

Test anxiety got you down as final exams are right around the corner? A workshop at Montgomery College will help provide coping mechanisms with test anxiety and improving test preparation skills. The workshop will be held Wed., May 3 from 2-4 p.m. in the Humanities Building, room 131. This wil...

MC Jazz Ebsemble Commemorates James Reese Europe and the United States entry into World War One

MC Jazz Ebsemble Commemorates James Reese Europe and the United States entry into World War One

Sara Monterroso, Editor-in-chief
May 1, 2017
Filed under News

"The Montgomery Scholars have been working with the MC Jazz Ensemble to bring to the college community a commemorative concert that celebrates the life of James Reese Europe and the United States entry into World War I. The MC Jazz ensemble concert will take place on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 7:30 p.m....

Smithsonian Institution and Montgomery College Commerate 20 Years of Partnership

Smithsonian Institution and Montgomery College Commerate 20 Years of Partnership

Sara Monterroso, Editor-in-chief
May 1, 2017
Filed under News

2017 marks a 20-year collaboration of the Smithsonian Institution and Montgomery College. The anniversary celebrates the Smithsonian Faulty Fellowship Program, a partnership between the Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access and the Paul Peck Humanities Institute at Montgomery College. The...

Employment Opportunities for the Week of May 1

Employment Opportunities for the Week of May 1

Sara Monterroso
May 1, 2017
Filed under News

Provided by Roberta Buckberg, Employer Liaison Tuesday, May 2   Vaccine Research Center at NIH (Campus Center Lobby Area) – 12:00 noon – 3:00 pm They are seeking healthy volunteers for vaccine research studies.  Participation IS compensated – please stop by to speak with them if int...

Free Condoms For Students

Free Condoms For Students

Isabel Rockwood, Managing Editor
April 18, 2017
Filed under Health & Fashion, News, Slider

In the beginning weeks of March, the Student Senate here at Montgomery College placed bowls of free condoms in various bathrooms around the Rockville campus. On these bowls read "Abstinence is key, but just in case" as a simple message to those who'd take the condoms for themselves. A supply of condoms...

Montgomery College’s Annual ArtW@lk

Montgomery College’s Annual ArtW@lk

Ayanna Arrington, Staff Writer
April 18, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

  Montgomery College students raise awareness and “draw attention to refugee crisis”, immigration, and female victims of police brutality through individualistic and unique artwork. Art students respond to social issues and social concerns through their exploration of contemporary art a...

Holocaust Commemoration Uplifts Audience

Holocaust Commemoration Uplifts Audience

Ayanna Arrington, Staff Writer
April 10, 2017
Filed under News

Holocaust survivor Louise Lawrence-Israels spoke about her hatred “towards everything German” and how she transformed that hatred into a message of peace. Louise Lawrence-Israels was a voice for all Holocaust survivors as she spoke about her upbringing during World War II, at MC's Annual Holocaust...

Job Opportunities for the Week of April 10

Job Opportunities for the Week of April 10

Sara Monterroso
April 10, 2017
Filed under News

Monday, April 10   Fund For the Public Interest (Campus Center Dining Area) – 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Join the fight for social justice by working for Fund for the Public Interest.  Have a summer job that not only pays, but does good for the world as well.  Visit their website to learn more ab...

Women Impact Social Change Through Art

Women Impact Social Change Through Art

Sara Monterroso
March 30, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase, Slider

Activism met art at the “Women’s Work: Artists Impacting Social Change” exhibition where quilts illustrated stories of rape and abuse survivors and bathroom décor had President Trump’sface is sewn into a latch hook rug. On International Women’s Day, the doors to the Sarah Silberman gallery...

Rockville Assessment Moved through March 31

Rockville Assessment Moved through March 31

Sara Monterroso
March 28, 2017
Filed under News

The Rockville Assessment Center has temporarily moved testing operations to Macklin Tower(MT) 002, basement level. The assessment center will be at this temporary location through Friday, March 31. "The temporary relocation of the Rockville Campus Assessment Center was performed to isolate staff and...

Submission Deadline for 30th Annual Ventura Valdez Poetry Contest

Submission Deadline for 30th Annual Ventura Valdez Poetry Contest

Sara Monterroso
March 28, 2017
Filed under News

Calling all versifiers, rhymers, sonneteers, and lyricists, the annual Ventura Valdez poetry contest is accepting submissions through April 1. All students are eligible to submit two original poems in English or Spanish to the 30th annual Ventura Valdez contest, according to press release. $100...

Employment Opportunities for the Week of March 27

Employment Opportunities for the Week of March 27

Sara Monterroso
March 27, 2017
Filed under News

Provided by Roberta Buckberg, Employer Liason Tuesday, March 28   Datawatch (Campus Center Dining Area) – 10 am – 2:00 pm They provide security for office buildings, corporate headquarters, and information.  They are hiring for Customer Service Representatives, Central Station Monito...

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