Monthly Archives: December 2013

CEP receives grant from Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts.

The students, staff and Board of Directors at CEP would like to express our gratitude to the M. Constance Breck Memorial Fund, the Brendler Family Charitable Fund, and the Credit Data Services, Inc. Fund at the Community Foundation of Western … Continue reading

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Thank you!

The students, staff and Board of Directors would like to give thanks to everyone that contributed to CEP on Valley Gives day.  Your donation will support CEP literacy programs that empower low-income and new-comer residents of greater Holyoke and Hampden … Continue reading

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Student’s Letter to Herself

At the beginning of the semester, ABE-Transitions to College and Careers students were asked to write letters to themselves. Instructor Kate Walker collected the letters to return at the end of the semester so students could read and reflect on … Continue reading

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ABE-TCC Students Accuplace to Success

Students entering Holyoke Community College have to take a placement test, the Accuplacer, to determine which Math and English classes they may take. The college offers three remedial Math and three remedial English classes before the college level classes, and … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela

“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love … Continue reading

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ABE-TCC Alumni Showcased at HCC

Holyoke Community College has a dedicated area where it hangs student profiles in the hallway near the president’s office. Two ABE-Transitions to Colleges and Careers alums, Rachelle Houle (Fall 2012) and Ed Stathis (Spring 2011), are currently being showcased. Ed … Continue reading

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Remember CEP and Valley Gives on 12.12.13

In less than a week from today, beginning at the stroke of midnight, Valley Gives, the Community Foundation’s giving event for western Massachusetts, will kick off 24-hours of local generosity. Mark your calendars today and tell a friend to join … Continue reading

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