Campus News

Free Online Summer Courses for the H.S. Class of 2020

May 19, 2020
Central Maine Community College in Auburn has announced that any Maine student who is graduating with the high school class of 2020 is eligible to take advantage of free online college classes this summer at CMCC. The other six Maine community colleges are also offering free summer courses as a… Read More

New Staff Members at CMCC

May 13, 2020
Central Maine Community College President Scott E. Knapp has announced two new staff appointments at the college. Mary Lafontaine has been appointed dean of human resources effective June 1st. Since 2004, Lafontaine has been with the Maine Department of Labor, first as manager of the Lewiston CareerCenter and then as regional… Read More

Nursing Students Take Test in Parking Lot Computer Lab!

April 29, 2020
Thirty-two second-year nursing students at Central Maine Community College (CMCC) took an ATI exit exam recently in the “parking lot computer lab” at the College. This enabled them to take the test with proper social distancing and the required faculty proctoring. The students completed the exam while sitting in their… Read More

CMCC Waives Admissions Application Fee

April 27, 2020
Central Maine Community College has announced that it has waived the application fee for fall semester admission. Any student who applies to the College will have the $20 fee automatically waived. Anyone interested in applying for fall admission to CMCC can do so online by clicking the blue “Apply Now”… Read More

Four CMCC Students Named to All-Maine Academic Team

April 26, 2020
Four students from Central Maine Community College (CMCC) are among the twenty Maine community college students named to the 2020 All-Maine Academic Team. The students were selected in recognition of outstanding academic achievement, leadership, and service. The CMCC students receiving the award, which includes a $500 scholarship from the Maine… Read More

CMCC Helps Trinity Jubilee Center

April 11, 2020
The food services staff at Central Maine Community College (CMCC) has been preparing and delivering some much-needed food for the Trinity Jubilee Center in downtown Lewiston. To date they have provided American chop suey, 200 ready-to-go egg salad wraps, baloney and cheese sandwiches, and some snack items. Pictured here making… Read More

Registration Open for Online Summer Session at CMCC

April 10, 2020
Central Maine Community College (CMCC) will begin an online Summer Session with the first courses starting the week of May 18. Summer Session II classes will start July 6. Registration is open and will continue through the start of classes. Most summer classes are on a seven-week schedule. Others are… Read More

CMCC Staffers Producing Respirator Masks

March 29, 2020
Members of the Information Technology Services (IT) Department at Central Maine Community College (CMCC) are currently making respirator masks that could be donated to local health care providers. Made of plastic filament (from polyactic acid) and antimicrobial thermoplastic, the masks are costing only a few dollars each to produce. The… Read More

Army “Esports Semi” Visits CMCC

February 27, 2020
An impressive U.S. Army “Esports Semi” pulled into the Central Maine Community College (CMCC) campus recently. The trailer, which supports recruiting efforts and the Army’s Esports initiative, is equipped with eight gaming chairs, multiple screen monitors, and a variety of gaming consoles. Students were invited to test the equipment and to challenge… Read More

Innovation in Teaching Excellence

February 20, 2020
In an effort to foster excellence in teaching to improve student retention, CMCC has been awarded an Innovation Grant from the Maine Community College System (MCCS) to start the “Teaching Excellence Program.” The goal of the MCCS Innovation Fund is “to stimulate development of new, creative models for education delivery.”… Read More