June 18, 2012


Two Naugatuck Students Honored At HCC Awards Night
“Best and Brightest” Honored

Naugatuck resident and HCC Student Lauren Dolyak (right) received the Housatonic Foundation Scholar award from emcee Paula Chapla of Seymour at HCC’s recent 41st Annual Awards Night.
NAUGATUCK—Naugatuck residents Lauren E. Dolyak and Shavonnesha Figueroa walked away with awards recently at Housatonic Community College’s 41st Annual Awards Night.

Both students received the Housatonic Foundation Scholar award for their academic success. The ceremony was held to honor the “Best and Brightest” of the HCC’s Class of 2012.

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 offers 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. To learn more, visit the college’s website at:

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 Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard. Free parking is available in the Housatonic garage..

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Anson C. Smith, Public Relations Coordinator
Housatonic Community College
900 Lafayette Blvd.
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Tel: 203-332-5229, Fax: 203-332-5247