As the MassBay
and Bunker Hill community college-edX pilot programs show, institutions do not need to invest in a lot of technological infrastructure for their students to participate in online education.
When she was appointed to her first presidency at MassBay
in 2005, Joseph stirred up controversy by removing three deans and three associate deans in a reorganization plan.
Challenges of funds, schedules, and family commitments can make it difficult for community college students to participate in study abroad programs," says Joseph, but MassBay
still manages to send students to Costa Rica, Romania, Taiwan, China, and Puerto Rico.
This month, Bunker Hill and MassBay
Community Colleges began offering an adapted version of the MITx 6.
Foundation works to enhance the vitality of Massachusetts Bay Community College by promoting investment from external sources, growing the endowment, awarding scholarships and creating partnerships for learning.
Community college professors are both teachers and mentors to our students," said MassBay
Community College President John O'Donnell.
EdX, the world's leading online-learning initiative founded by Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), today announced an innovative blended massive open online course (MOOC) offering at Bunker Hill and MassBay
Community Colleges, the first community colleges to work with edX to bring a new teaching model to the classroom.
From 2002 to 2005, she served as an administrator at MassBay
Community College first as vice president of academic affairs and dean of the faculty (2002-2004), then as executive vice president (2004-2005).
In addition, she has served as a director since 1999 and sits on the Nominating Committee of the United Way of MassBay
and has been a director of the Boston Chamber of Commerce since 2002.
Moreno becomes the 18th MassBay
Community College student to win the prize.
Kim Gazzola (Weston), Vice President of Administration and Student Affairs at MassBay
Community College, was elected Secretary.
Christopher Helali is a Paxton native, adjunct history professor at MassBay
Community College, and US Army officer.