News Release
For Immediate Release
Oct. 22, 2010


FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT EARL GRAHAM AT 203-332-5290

HCC COLLEGE FAIR THURS., 10/28

More than 75 Colleges to Attend
 
Open to Public
 
6-8 p.m., Events Center, Beacon Hall

BRIDGEPORT – More than 75 colleges and universities will be on hand at Housatonic Community College Thursday, 10/28 to acquaint interested students with the programs they have to offer.

The colleges, from New England and the Middle Atlantic States, include such notables as Brown University, Dartmouth College, Harvard University and Colgate University, as well as two-year colleges such as Housatonic.

The fair itself will take place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Events Center in Beacon Hall. Interested students will have the opportunity to attend a financial aid workshop that begins at 6:15 p.m.

The event is open to the public at no charge.

Housatonic Community College provides an affordable and accessible education through two-year degrees, transfer preparation, and certificate programs, as well as a wide variety of continuing education and personal/professional enrichment seminars and workshops.  In addition, HCC provides employee and occupational training for businesses, municipalities, government agencies, and professional associations to help develop the educated and skilled workforce required to meet regional business and industry needs.  HCC is nationally recognized as an “Achieving the Dream” institution.

HCC is located at 900 Lafayette Blvd. in downtown Bridgeport, less than 150 yards off I-95 (Exit 27) and Rte. 8 (Exit 1), a block from the Arena at Harbor Yard. Free parking is available in the Housatonic garage.