Tunxis Foundation Economic Conference 2015

December 23rd, 2015 No comments

On November 12, Tunxis Community College Foundation held its annual Economic Conference at the Farmington Marriott. This breakfast featured George Bodenheimer, former president and executive chairman of ESPN and a prominent speaker on business-related topics.

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The Greater Hartford Mini Maker Faire

December 16th, 2015 No comments

On October 3, 2015, we celebrated the first ever Greater Hartford Mini Maker Faire, which brought out over 1,500 attendees to the Tunxis campus! This was a family-friendly celebration of invention and creativity is open to people of all ages who are interested in creating, making, building, innovating, tinkering, hacking, engineering, designing or connecting. Maker Faires serve as hands-on events that showcase projects other makers have worked on, while sharing new forms of innovation and experimentation across a range of disciplines. Thanks to Mo2 for the music licensed through Creative Commons.

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New Student Registration

November 25th, 2015 No comments

New Student Registration – A short interview with one of our counselors and a quick checklist to help new students get started.

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8 1/2 Tips for Surviving College

November 24th, 2015 No comments

8 1/2 Tips for Surviving College – A short video for new students to help them succeed at Tunxis.

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How to Be a Good Googler

October 15th, 2015 No comments

Google is a great, but blunt, tool for academic research. Here are a few tips for getting accurate searches. All images and music in this video are used with permission through Creative Commons licensing [with the exception of the Google screencaptures]. Thanks to DJ Crabees and Steve Capps for the great music. This video published under Creative Commons’ “Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike”. 
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Introduction to Business

August 31st, 2015 No comments

Professors Amy Feest and Mark Milewski speak about the importance of using the digital library’s sources for research. Thanks to Patrice Hamilton [voice acting] and J. Lang [Creative Commons music]
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Connecticut State Colleges Take a Stand Against Sexual Violence

August 31st, 2015 No comments

Thanks to Jessica Waterhouse and Mike Zych of Tunxis Community College, as well as all of our participants. Much thanks to Bruce, who made his music available through Creative Commons licensing (Forest Adventure by Bruce) This video is covered by the ‘Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike” license under Creative Commons so go ahead and remix as long as you give credit to Tunxis Community College.
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Opera: Cosi fan tutte

August 24th, 2015 No comments

An opera by W. A. Mozart. .Performed at Tunxis on August 21, 2015 as part of the CT Virtuosi Summer Music Institute. Cast: Magdalane Santos,Julie Rumbold, Daniel Juarez, Darius Gillard, Hartley Horn, Emma Bonanno.

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Luiz Castro – Piano Recital

August 20th, 2015 No comments

Luiz de Moura Castro performed at Tunxis on August 18, 2015 as part of the CT Virtuosi Summer Music Institute.
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The Tunxis Digital Library

August 17th, 2015 No comments

A quick intro to the vast digital resources of the Tunxis Library..
Actors: Karen Baldus, Brendan Howes, Chelsea Armistead, Josh Brugeras
Thanks to: David Archambault (photos), Creative Commons (photos), and Grapes (Creative Commons music)http://ccmixter.org/files/grapes/16626

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