Middlesex County College changed its name to Middlesex College over ten months ago in January but is still commonly referred to as Middlesex County College.
Can meditation have an impact on brain activity? That was the question that led Middlesex College student Ankitha Nagineni into a year-long research study testing the effects that various forms of meditation can have on brain waves.
Middlesex College Student Government Association (SGA) held their annual public meeting virtually on Nov. 18 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. to address various student concerns and provide proper student representation.
Employees at Middlesex are continuing to work without an employment contract and faculty members have withdrawn voluntary services because they said that administration is not offering acceptable terms for their employment contracts.
Middlesex College conducts a mandatory Daily Health Assessment on the school’s webpage this semester that all students must take before in-person classes to be eligible to attend class.
The ESL, Languages and Cultures department and Members of the Multicultural Club hosts a virtual celebration of International Education Day on Nov. 16th at 2 p.m. via Zoom.
Carteret Mayor Dan Reiman, Borough Council, and The Central Jersey Arts Council are organizing the Carteret Comic Exhibit at the Blazing Star Cultural Arts Center on Oct. 27., at 6 p.m.
The Middlesex County Office of Parks and Recreation hosts their annual Fall Trails Day on Saturday, Nov. 6, from 9 a.m.-noon at the John A. Phillips Park and Preserve in Old Bridge to exterminate invasive species and clean the trails.
The Middlesex College Library hosts “The Spooky Selfie Backdrop” on Oct. 25, at 2 p.m., in the library to allow students to take pictures with friends and connect with the college community.
The Center for the Enrichment of Learning and Teaching (CELT) and eLearning hosts a faculty event called “Canvas Studio: Making Your Videos Pop” on Oct. 21 from 2-3 p.m. via Zoom.
The College Assembly did not have the October meeting due to a lack of quorum caused by the faculty members observing a withdrawal of all volunteer services until their contract is settled.
As the acting associate chairperson of Middlesex College’s English department, professor Ray Dademo has seen his fair share of significant pieces of literature. In fact, as a writer, he views education as a way to stay inspired.
Student Life, Academic Advising and Enrollment Management are hosting a VIP Academic Advising and Future Planning for Student Clubs and Organizations from 10 a.m.-noon and 5-6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 18 via Zoom.
Middlesex College offers a multi-faith prayer room in College Center, Room 314, from Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m to 7 p.m., and Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for students, staff and faculty who may be interested in praying without any disturbance while on campus.
The Middlesex College dental hygiene department is taking new patients at its clinic on the Edison Campus from 8:30 a.m.-noon and 1:30-5:00 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Humanities Honors Society recently published their fifth Issue of “Free Thought/Pensamiento Libre'' featuring essays and artwork of students from fall 2019 to spring 2021.
Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF), Organization of Latino Unity, and Student Life is hosting a Latino Heritage Month Celebration of Music with musician Bobby Sanabria on Thursday, Oct. 14.
Middlesex College Ecology Alumna, Megan Martinez, lands an internship she loves with Cape May Whale Watcher & Research Center, documenting whales and dolphins while educating tourists.
The East Brunswick Public Library will host a virtual class on September 30, from 7-8 p.m., for residents to learn Microsoft Excel skills to update their resumes.
Metuchen Chamber of Commerce will host their annual town-wide garage sale on Saturday, Oct. 2, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to allow Metuchen residents to sell their old items to the public.
The Middlesex College Library and Tutoring Center are providing additional features to their virtual experience such as assignment calculators, research assistance and an online chat for questions, while also adding in-person tutoring and in-person study spaces to the Middlesex community thi…
Middlesex College Student Life and the Feminist Collective will sponsor a discussion panel called “Abortion Rights Under Siege: The Battle for Control Over Women’s Bodies,” on Thursday, Oct. 7, at 2 p.m. via Zoom.
Middlesex College has a brand new dental hygiene program starting the fall 2021 semester for registered dental hygienists who have been out of the field or need a clinical refresher course.
Middlesex College’s Center for the Enrichment of Learning and Teaching (CELT) will host a virtual event, “Hard Conversations: Managing Controversial Topics,” on September 28 at 2 p.m.
Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honors in Action (HIA) is conducting an inquiry into the challenges of being a parent and a student while attending Middlesex College.
Middlesex College will hold in-person auditions for the 20th annual fall Dance Ensemble on Thursday, Sept. 16, at 2 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center theater in the College Center building.
Franchesca Rodriguez, a recent Middlesex College alum, leads by example to show that students can become well-rounded with their education and career by being involved in their community.