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CSCU and Senator Murphy Announce New Advanced Manufacturing Scholarship
The Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) has seeded the PMA Scholarship with an initial $30,000 donation — with $10,000 each allocated to TCC, MxCC and NVCC — for the annual scholarship fund.
Oct 18, 2018

CSCU: Follett Agreement Saves Students $4 Million on Text Books in One Year
Today, Mark Ojakian, President of the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU) announced that because a new agreement with Follett Higher Education Group CSCU students saved over $4MM in textbooks in the 2017-2018 academic year.
Sep 25, 2018

Mark Ojakian – State of the System Address Board of Regents Meeting – September 20, 2018
It’s been three years since I became President of CSCU, and in that time, we have witnessed a sea of changes in our institutions, our state, and our country.
Sep 24, 2018

Stanley Black & Decker CEO to Speak at Tunxis Foundation Networking Breakfast
Tunxis Community College Foundation invites the public to a talk on manufacturing with Jim Loree, President and CEO of Stanley Black & Decker on October 2, at 7:30 a.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Bristol
Sep 20, 2018

White Paper for the New Administration
Over the next few months, CSCU will develop a white paper for the next administration. It is important that all voices are represented in this process.
Aug 29, 2018

Letter from President Ojakian to Secretary DeVos re Second Chance Pell
Letter from President Ojakian to Secretary DeVos re Second Chance Pell
Aug 24, 2018

CSCU and Senator Blumenthal Announce Advanced Manufacturing Learning Center Expansion at Tunxis
Tunxis joins Advanced Manufacturing Technology Centers at Asnuntuck, Housatonic, Naugatuck Valley, Quinebaug Valley, Manchester, Middlesex, and Three Rivers
Aug 14, 2018

CSCU Announces Partnership with Social Venture Partners CT to Support Guided Pathways
The grant will support three teams of CSCU faculty, staff, and administrators working throughout the summer on redesigning students’ first year experience, general education core, and academic and career planning.
Jun 27, 2018

FAC Conference 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017, Central Connecticut State University
The 2017 Faculty Advisory Committee Conference on Student Success & Shared Governance will be held at Central Connecticut State University on Friday, April 7, 2017. Save the date! More details will be available soon.

Student Learning Outcomes Assessment Summit

May 6, 2016, Manchester Community College
Should the institutions of the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities System be concerned about calls for greater accountability? When asked, how do CSCU institutions document the value of the education provided to their students, what is the response? Are CSCU faculty members sufficiently engaged in determining the degree to which their students acquire the skills and knowledge purported in their syllabus? Are assessment results meticulously analyzed and purposefully utilized to bring about improvements in student learning, continuously? This colloquy continues at the SLO Assessment Summit.
Register to attend the Summit View Itinerary (pdf)

Student Success & Shared Governance

Friday, April 8, 2016, Housatonic Community College
The Faculty Advisory Committee held its Second Annual Conference on Friday, April 8, 2016 at Housatonic Community College. Videos & Media