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Research For Your Research

Posted on 06 December 2016 by

The modern student is granted access to more data than any other person in history. We have access to a number of libraries and the infamous Internet. Along with avenues only accessible to students, conducting research and finding information for papers should not be too difficult. However, that isn’t always the case. For a good […] Continue Reading…

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Planning a Painless Transfer

Posted on 29 November 2016 by

Are you wondering how to better assemble and organize your future plans in order to prepare  a smooth transferring process? If you haven’t put any thought into furthering your education, here you will learn how far in advance you should be planning as well as finding which college is best fitting for you. As you […] Continue Reading…

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HCC’s Very Own Virtual Career Coach

Posted on 29 November 2016 by

Housatonic has always been about helping students, especially in regards to planning their futures, and this year HCC is providing its students with more help than ever. The school has purchased an online career coach that makes it truly easy to assess all aspects of the career a student might wish to pursue. Career Coach, […] Continue Reading…

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Unknown Treasures of Bridgeport

Posted on 31 October 2016 by

In cities with unique characteristics like Bridgeport, the least explored areas tend to hold the most promise and intrigue. Bridgeport is grounds for fascinating sights in little known places. Many unexplored geographical marvels can be found in this city if you know where to look. Seaside Park in Bridgeport is a spacious recreational park with […] Continue Reading…

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Paying for Microsoft Office Now a Thing of the Past

Posted on 29 October 2016 by

Far too many students are wasting their money. Many HCC students have innocently purchased a new version of Microsoft Office completely unaware of their free access to Office 365. The question then becomes, how could they have missed this? More importantly, how do they access it? Office 365 is a service provided to all students […] Continue Reading…

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Honor Yourself

Posted on 29 October 2016 by

Here at HCC, there are a multitude of programs, clubs, and classes that students can sign up for in order to enrich their minds and bodies.  Most of these outlets are easily accessible, except for one. The Honors Program here at school may be the most underutilized resource on campus, and it is completely free […] Continue Reading…

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Get the NY Times for Free

Posted on 16 May 2016 by

As a student at Housatonic we are offered many things that we are not aware of. One of the many things given that can be very valuable is the free access to the New York Times newspaper. The New York Times is a very popular newspaper with plenty of resources available, when it comes to […] Continue Reading…

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HCC Hosts Student Appreciation Day

Posted on 16 May 2016 by

This is the time of year everybody is on edge because everybody is trying to get in final assignments and cram for exams. But on Monday May 9th, students got a little break from all of the chaos and celebrated Student Appreciation Day. Two pizza trucks were parked out in the grassy area of the […] Continue Reading…

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Achieving Less Stress at Hubbard Park

Posted on 07 May 2016 by

Going to Hubbard Park in Meriden can help anyone stress less. It’s a state park that has not only a lake and children’s park, but when you drive up to the top of the mountain you reach the highest point in Connecticut. You can look over what seems like half of the state and point […] Continue Reading…

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Your Turn to Intern: HCC Offers Next Steps for Students

Posted on 02 May 2016 by

Housatonic offers a range of internships for students who want to take that next step in their academic career and beyond. Training from your peers and working assistant jobs tying back to your major are just some the benefits HCC has to offer. Do not let the glamour of Hollywood portrayals like Robert DeNiro’s new […] Continue Reading…