HCC Student Eyes Career as Animal AdvocateWritten by Debbie Kuchmas
If you really have passion for a specific career field, it’s important to work in that field for a while to see which area you enjoy and wish to pursue. That’s exactly what Rachel German sought to accomplish. For the last three years she has worked with animals and hopes to make it a career.
Lisa Lampanelli Comedy Show Benefit for the Housatonic Museum of ArtWritten by Robbin Zella
Housatonic Museum of Art will host a benefit stand-up comedy show starring the Lovable Queen of Mean, Lisa Lampanelli, on Saturday, May 16, at 8 p.m. in the Events Center in Beacon Hall. The show will follow a VIP champagne reception and special exhibition of artwork by Leonard Lampugnale, Lisa’s father and an alumnus of Housatonic Community College, in the Burt Chernow Galleries at 6 p.m.
The Women Gather at Housatonic Museum of Art is hosted free of charge. These public readings by emerging and established poets is organized by Shanna T. Melton and sponsored by the Housatonic Museum of Art. The series highlights the poetry of women and encourages writers from different aesthetic disciplines and traditions in order to broaden our community’s understanding of contemporary poetry.
With Persistence She Overcame Struggles in CollegeWritten by Debbie Kuchmas
Nyrasia Lomax’s academic path has been strewn with rejection and uncertainty. But, with grit, determination and support from faculty and staff at HCC, she’s a handful of credits away from graduation.
Team work has traveled the land. Team building workshops penetrate every nook and cranny of Corporate America. The need for collaborative work within and across organizational silos is a given, a no-brainer for the workforce.
Fairfield artist’s work on display at Housatonic Museum of ArtWritten by Robbin Zella
The Housatonic Museum of Art presents Rick Shaefer: Drawing the Line! on view in the Burt Chernow Galleries, 900 Lafayette Blvd., Bridgeport, from Feb. 12-March 27, with a reception open to the public on Thursday, Feb. 12, from 5:30-7 p.m. The Burt Chernow Galleries are free and open seven days a week. Visit housatonicmuseum.org for gallery hours.