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Charter Oak State College Celebrates Constitution Day
September 17th is Constitution Day! Take this opportunity to learn more about this document.

Seeking New Student Alternate Rep to CT's Statewide Student Advisory Committee
Great opportunity to network with students from other institutions and to be part of the discussion on public higher education in CT

Go Back to Get Ahead Registration Event on 8/13
Admissions and financial aid representatives from Charter Oak State College will host a registration event for Go Back to Get Ahead prospective students on Wednesday, August 13th from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Omar Rosario named Student Speaker for Charter Oak State College commencement
Omar Rosario named Student Speaker for Charter Oak State College commencement

Charter Oak State College Commencement set for June 1, U.S. Senator Christopher Murphy to speak
2014 Commencement date, speaker announcement

U.S. Senator Christopher S. Murphy to Give 2014 Commencement Speech
Graduation to be held June 1

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.