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Employement Opportunities for the Week of Oct. 10

Employement Opportunities for the Week of Oct. 10

Sara Monterroso

October 10, 2016


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Provided by Roberta Buckberg, employment services specialist Wednesday, October 12 British Swim School (10-2 in Campus Center Lobby area) – hiring lifeguards, swim instructors, customer care personnel. Working at British Swim School is so much more than just a job… It’s an opportunity to...

Opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Morgan Terry

October 5, 2016


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The expansive spectrum of Smithsonians and art galleries make Washington, D.C a cherished location for culture-loving tourists. One can satisfy any of their wide ranging passions in one of D.C’s museums from contemporary and classical art, to aeronautical science, to an interest in the history of the...

Employment Opportunities for the Week of Oct. 3

Employment Opportunities for the Week of Oct. 3

Sara Monterroso

October 3, 2016


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Provided by Roberta Buckberg, employment service specialist. Mon. Oct. 3 Play Well Teknologies – (Campus Center Dining Area – 10-2) – they are seeing students interested in working on lego robotics projects with elementary and middle school students.  This would be an ideal opportunity not j...

Profile on Michelle Menendez, New Member to the Board of Trustees

Profile on Michelle Menendez, New Member to the Board of Trustees

Chadwick Dunefsky

October 1, 2016


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  Michelle Menendez is currently a second year student at Montgomery College. She is a general studies major with plans to pursue entrepreneurship. She has been part of the Montgomery Scholars Program and the Hillman Entrepreneurs Program. Over the summer of 2016, Michelle Menendez was selected...

Montgomery College Public Safety Department Enhances Security

Montgomery College Public Safety Department Enhances Security

Keith Zevallos

September 29, 2016


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The media seems to be telling us stories of violent shootings and assaults as often as they tell us the weather. Just this past weekend, five women were and killed at a Macy’s store in Burlington, Washington. Earlier this month, two people were the victims of fatal shootings at a festival in Brooklyn, ...

Employment Opportunities for the Week of September 26th

Employment Opportunities for the Week of September 26th

Sara Monterroso

September 27, 2016


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Provided by Roberta Buckberg, employment service specialist.   Wednesday, Sept. 28 US Army (10 am – 2 pm Campus Center Lobby) – talk with a recruiter about experience and benefits of joining up (reserves or active duty) Thursday, Sept. 22 Williams Sonoma (9 am – 12 noon Campus...

First ladies Michelle Obama and Laura Bush Cross Party Lines in Support of American Troops and Veterans

First ladies Michelle Obama and Laura Bush Cross Party Lines in Support of American Troops and Veterans

Madison Aument

September 21, 2016


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This was the sixth Legacies of America’s First Ladies hosted by American University. America’s First Ladies: In Service to Our Nation focused on Laura Bush and Michelle Obama’s roles in supporting America’s service members and their families. “One thing I would say is you worry,” Bu...

The Revolutionary Backpack that Could Save Your Life

The Revolutionary Backpack that Could Save Your Life

Isabel Rockwood

September 13, 2016


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Too often in the US, headlines on the newspaper, the TV, the internet, all tell the horrors of a new incident where children are taken before their time. The event occurs, causing the same argument to cycle over and over in terms of gun control and violence. Time and time again, action from the government...

Employer Visits at Montgomery College for the Week of Sept. 12th

Employer Visits at Montgomery College for the Week of Sept. 12th

September 12, 2016


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Provided by Roberta Buckberg, employment services specialist. Tues. Sept. 13 – Professional Bartenders and Servers  (11 am – 2 pm in Campus Center Dining Area) – Professional Bartenders & Server, Inc. (PBS) provides the most elite team of servers and bartenders to work high-end events ...

MC Rockville On Lockdown due to Nearby Shootings

MC Rockville On Lockdown due to Nearby Shootings

May 6, 2016


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Due to the shootings that have occurred between Thursday evening to Friday afternoon in the Montgomery County area, MC Rockville and Takoma Park are on lockdown. Montgomery College urges students to stay away from the campus. If already on campus, MC advises students to find the nearest room and lock...

Throwback Thursday: MC Students Speak on Baltimore Protests, Violence

Throwback Thursday: MC Students Speak on Baltimore Protests, Violence

April 28, 2016


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It's been a year since the Baltimore riots broke out after the death of Freddie Gray. The Advocate traveled to Baltimore and got a first-hand account of the riots. The Advocate interviewed MC students and asked them what they thought about the riots in the following article. Other articles the A...

Rockville Florist Seeking Drivers for Mother’s Day Weekend

Rockville Florist Seeking Drivers for Mother’s Day Weekend

April 27, 2016


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Attention Montgomery College students, Rockville Florist located at 785 C Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852 is looking for several drivers to deliver flowers this Mother's Day weekend. If you are interested in making extra money this Mother's Day weekend, contact (301) 294-3330 or visit the store to...

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