October 22, 2018 Melissa Lamar

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Tunxis Community College will hold a Grand Opening Celebration of its Civic Engagement Institute (CEI) on November 7 from 7:30-9:30 a.m., in the 600 Building, Tunxis Room.

All are welcome to attend the complimentary continental breakfast, learn more about CEI upcoming events, and network with local business and community leaders. Chris LaPlaca, ESPN’s senior vice president of corporate communications, and Cindy Bombard, director of the Central CT Chambers of Commerce, will provide keynote remarks.

Tunxis Civic Engagement Institute is a campus organization committed to sharing knowledge and information for Tunxis students to become good citizens and neighbors. Besides civic engagement activities that occur in the classroom, CEI provides forums, guest speakers and other intellectual exchanges designed to generate ideas and help improve the lives of others. For more information, contact Dr. Rafaele Fierro at 860.773.1642, or [email protected]. For a map of campus, visit tunxis.edu/map.

From fine arts, health, and technology to liberal arts & sciences programs, Tunxis offers over 70 associate degrees and certificates, providing critical thinking and problem-solving skills that prepare students for transfer to bachelor’s degree programs and employment in areas with industry need. Tunxis is located at the junction of Routes 6 and 177 in Farmington.