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Bristol celebrates Earth Day

Bristol celebrates 2021 Earth Day with student presentations beginning April 20.

Bristol featured at MassURC

Bristol President Laura L. Douglas and students featured at 2021 MassURC

2021 Portuguese Language Day

Bristol hosts virtual celebration of Portuguese Language Day on Thursday, May 6

Bristol names VP of SSEM

Kate O'Hara named Vice President of Student Services and Enrollment Management

MACC Vaccine Statement

MACC statement encouraging students to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

2021 PTK Recognition Week

Bristol students honored during 2021 Phi Theta Kappa Recognition Week

2021 29 Who Shine Award

Magielette Hudson has been named Bristol's 2021 29 Who Shine Award recipient

2021 Bristol Law Week

Bristol celebrates 2021 Law Week, with events from May 3, to May 6.

Women Writing History project

Bristol to host virtual Women Writing History project presentation on May 10

Boston BullPen Project

Bristol partners with Boston BullPen Project to further assist student needs.

CONNECT Vaccine Statement

CONNECT statement encouraging community to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

CONNECT Letter to Editor

CONNECT Partnership encourages our communities to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

2021 Premium Schools Ranking

Bristol ranked best online community college in Massachusetts by Premium Schools

2021 Commencement Ceremony

Bristol celebrates Class of 2021 and prestigious award recipients

Honors Scholar Podcast

Graduate Kwang Arnzen produces podcast about COVID-19 pandemic’s impact

2020 29 Who Shine Award

Bristol celebrates 2020 29 Who Shine recipient Joseph J. Massi

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

Bristol hosts family-focused vaccination clinic on June 22, 2021

Best Value Nursing Schools

Bristol ranked 1st out of the 2021 Best Value Nursing Schools in Massachusetts

2021 HSE Graduation Ceremony

Bristol celebrated High School Equivalency graduates on Tuesday, June 22

NOWI Congressional Tour

Senator Markey, Congressmen Keating & Auchincloss toured Bristol's NOWI facility

Glamour Magazine Honor

Katherine Haley named to Glamour Magazine’s Community College Women of the Year

New Bristol Taunton Center

Bristol's new Taunton Center opening Fall 2021

NOWI Virtual Speaker Series

NOWI to host virtual speaker series: Equity in the Offshore Wind Industry

2021 Golf Tournament

Birdies for Bayhawks Benefit Golf Tournament tees off on Monday, September 13

Welcome Back Wednesdays events

Register for classes at the new Taunton Center at Welcome Back Wednesdays events

ACEN Accreditation site visit

Bristol will host ACEN site visit of Nursing program on 9/22. Public invited

BayCoast Bank Scholars Program

New collaboration allows students to earn free credits and career experience.

Bristol 2021 Student Trustee

Bruno D. Moreno elected Student Trustee for 2021-2022

Holocaust and Genocide Center

Center receives $3,000 grant from Bristol County Savings Charitable Foundation

Bristol names Attleboro Dean

Janet V. Ray has been named Dean of the Bristol Attleboro Campus

A More Perfect Union Series

Bristol hosts A More Perfect Union colloquium promoting critical-thinking skills

Talent Search Grant

Bristol's ETS receives grant approval from the U.S. Department of Education

2021 Bristol Experience Event

Bristol welcomed new students at the Bristol Experience Event on September 1

Paralegal & Legal Studies

Paralegal & Legal Studies program granted approval from the American Bar Assoc.

COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement

Massachusetts Community Colleges will require the COVID-19 Vaccine

2021 Heroes of Peace Award

Office of Multicultural Affairs receives 2020/2021 Heroes of Peace Award

Project Management

Project Management Certificate program info session on October 4, 2021

AVP, Student Success

Joe DiMaria named Associate Vice President, Student Success

MA State Seal of Biliteracy

Bristol to recognize the MA State Seal of Biliteracy as credit-bearing

Associate Dean, Nursing

Dorothy Chase has been named Associate Dean, Nursing

Order of the British Empire

Dr. Alan Lowdon awarded Order of the British Empire


CONNECT op-ed highlighting the need for diversity in educator preparation