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Charter Oak celebrated Constitution Day 2015 with Online Lecture
History professor Dr. Richard Gerber presented "The 14th Amendment - Then & Now"

Evening Event: Hiring Trends & Hot Jobs
Feed your Career with Dinner & this Presentation: "Hiring Trends & Hot Jobs" by Patrick Flaherty (CTDOL) on 10/7

Learning Studio Nights @ Charter Oak: Work, Study, Engage
Need to study away from distractions? Come to our Learning Studio Nights! Study, work, & get academic coaching! Events on 10/14, 10/28 & more!

Charter Oak State College Enrollment Up 38%
The College's current enrollment is now at 2,836 students with over 2,000 of those students registered for online courses.

New CT Education Academy to Launch
Academy will provide training for CT state workforce

Charter Oak Ranked First for Affordability
College offers most affordable online degree program in state.

Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education

Four Join College Staff

Charter Oak State College is pleased to announce four new employees hired to its academic and leadership staff. These positions had previously been vacated due to retirement, resignation or transfers to other positions at the College.

"Hiring credentialed staff in key areas of our college enables us to better serve our students," said Ed Klonoski, President, Charter Oak State College.  

Dr. Emily Lewis assumed her new position of Academic Dean September 23rd. Previously she served as Assistant Dean/Director Online Degree Completion at Bay Path College in Springfield, MA.  Dr. Lewis holds an Ed.D. in Adult Education with a distance education emphasis, an M.S. in Training and Development, a B.S. in Organizational Management, a Graduate Certificate in Policy and Management in Distance Education in E-learning, and a Prior Learning Assessment Certificate.

Cindy Glewwe, M.Ed., RHIA, joined the staff as Director of the Health Information Management (HIM) program.  Her expertise includes program accreditation, online teaching and managing programs from a distance in the health information management field.  The Health Information Management degree program is fully online and is the College's first major.

Linda Wilder was hired as Charter Oak's Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) Coordinator.  Wilder was previously the PLA Coordinator at Bucks County Community College in PA. She holds an MA in counseling, a B.A. in psychology, an advanced Career Counseling Specialization certificate, and a Mastery in Prior Learning Assessment certificate. 

Helen Diecidue joined the Charter Oak staff in August as Senior Associate, Marketing Communications. She brings a wealth of experience in the marketing communications field including varied client service, media buying and project management. She holds a B.S. from Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.