MxCC will host a Veterans Day lecture on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. in Chapman Hall, room 808A.
James Westheider, author of “The African American Experience in Vietnam: Brothers in Arms,” is a professor of American history and chair of the social sciences and humanities department at the University of Cincinnati-Clermont College.
The lecture is sponsored by the MxCC President’s Office, the MxCC Veterans Club, and the Social Sciences Division. The event is free and open to the public.
Founded in 1966, Middlesex Community College (mxcc.edu) is part of the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities Board of Regents for Higher Education. The school offers more than 50 degree or certificate programs at the main, 38-acre campus in Middletown, the downtown Meriden Center, and online. The Chronicle of Higher Education named MxCC a “Great College to Work For” in 2012. The college promotes understanding, learning, ethics, and self-discipline by encouraging critical thinking. Current enrollment exceeds 2,900 full and part-time students, and 1,600 continuing education students.