Category Archives: Culture & Events

Why Should College Students Think About Volunteering?

Volunteering is a good use of your time no matter what level of the education system you’re at. For college students, helping in the community can have even more benefits. Here are some of the reasons why college students from … Continue reading

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Join Us for Roxbury Community College’s Homecoming & 40th Anniversary Celebration!

Homecoming is an age-old tradition that colleges and universities across America have been celebrating since the early 1900s. Homecoming celebrations bring together current students, alumni and the community to celebrate school traditions and achievements. This year, Roxbury Community College is … Continue reading

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President Obama to Attend Public Rally for Ed Markey at Reggie Lewis Track & Athletic Center

President Barack Obama will be in Roxbury, MA on Wednesday, June 12th to attend Senate candidate Ed Markey’s public rally at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center in Roxbury, MA. Doors to the event will open at 11 am. … Continue reading

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I Have Graduated…Now What?

One week from Friday, we will be graduating the Roxbury Community College Spring Class of 2013.  There is good news for our students and their future endeavors.  The economy is in an upswing.  With their education in hand, our students … Continue reading

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Inspiring Women from Boston’s History

March 8th was International Women’s Day and we wanted to highlight some amazing women from Boston’s History. ~ Marita Bonner was a Boston born writer who’s writings focused on inner city struggles, on racial identity and on gender. She encouraged women … Continue reading

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Who’s a Woman that You Admire?

March 8th is International Women’s Day and we reached out to Isa Adney from Community College Success about the women who’ve inspired her . Isa Adney is the author of the book Community College Success and started community college crying in the … Continue reading

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Who inspires you?

This gallery of photos from photographer Eunique Jones is really amazing. He was inspired by his two sons, and started the campaign to “empower and excite young people about their history and their future in a creative and yet relatable way.” We … Continue reading

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