IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Maine State Grant Extension

It is not too late to apply for financial aid and be considered for all available sources of funding. The May 1st priority filing deadline for the Maine State Grant has been waived and you don't have to be a full-time student to qualify for financial aid. Grant money is still available, so complete your FAFSA today at www.fafsa.gov.

Please contact the Office of Financial Aid if you have any questions or need assistance at finaid@cmcc.edu or calling 207-755-5382.
CARES Emergency Grants

Students who have unanticipated expenses due to the ongoing pandemic and who are currently enrolled for the summer semester at CMCC may apply for emergency assistance. You do not have to be eligible for regular financial aid. Applications are reviewed every day and processed by the Office of Financial Aid on a rolling basis.

To complete the application:
-         Log in to CMConnect;
-         Choose the ‘Students’ tab;
-         Choose the ‘Financial Aid’ page;
-         Choose the ‘CMCC Emergency Grant’ section and click on the application link
It's not too late to register for Summer and Fall courses.Contact your advisor to make a plan.
 
Contact your program advisor or the LAC staff at: advising@cmcc.edu. Do you need a quick video refresher on how to register? View the Learning and Advising Center registration tutorial!
Mustang Food Pantry
Mondays: 9:00am - 11:00am
Thursdays: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
 
Located by Central Services, use the College Store entrance and signs will direct you to the pantry.
 
For more information, or to request curbside pick-up, or assistance outside the regular hours, contact:
Jean Blais at jblais@cmcc.edu or
207-755-5293.
Need A Student ID Card?
1. Send an email to Central Services at centralservices@cmcc.edu requesting a student ID card.
2.  Include your student ID number, full name and mailing address.
3.  Attach a vertical head and shoulders (no head tilting) photo of yourself for the card. Snapchat and other app pictures with filters cannot be processed for Student ID cards.
4.  We'll print your card and mail it to you!
 
Have questions? Call Central Services at
(207) 755-5294 or email at centralservices@cmcc.edu.
MUSTANG MOBILE

Check out the weekly "Did You Know" series showcasing CMCC's student success resources on Mustang Mobile's Student Feed!
STUDENT WORKER JOB OPPORTUNITIES
Student Security Officer
Join the Central Maine Community College Security Team.

Interested?
Scott Watkins
Learning Commons Peer Tutors
Learning Commons peer tutors help other students find and use credible information.

Interested?
Jim Allard, Learning Commons Librarian
Peer Tutors in the Math & Science Center
Earn good money tutoring via Zoom for The Math & Science Center! Receive a badge from Purdue University in Tutor Essentials.

Interested?
Diane Hamel, Math Science Coordinator dhamel@cmcc.edu
To view all open positions, log into CM Connect go to the Students tab, and then Student Employment on the left.
FINANCIAL AID NEWS
What is the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program?

The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program provides a temporary discount on monthly broadband bills for low-income households. If your household is eligible, you can receive:

  • Up to a $50/month discount on your broadband service and associated equipment rentals
  • Up to a $75/month discount if your household is on qualifying Tribal lands
  • A one-time discount of up to $100 for a laptop, tablet, or desktop computer (with a co-payment of more than $10 but less than $50)

Only one monthly service discount and one device discount is allowed per household.
New SNAP Eligibility
Who is eligible?
SNAP eligibility has been temporarily expanded to include college students who are enrolled for at least half time (6 credits per semester) and who:
  • Have a zero expected family contribution (EFC) from their FAFSA; or
  • Are eligible to participate in a work-study program
How to apply:
  1.  Apply online with DHHS
  2. Click on Option 1 "My Maine Connection" then click on the red ‘Sign Up Now” button.
  3. Contact the CMCC Office of Financial Aid and request a ‘SNAP Eligibility Letter’. Include your CMCC ID in the email. Forward this letter to Farmington.DHHS@Maine.gov.
Are you looking for a scholarship? Visit available Maine Community Foundation
Workforce & Professional Development Career Training
Entry-Level Software Developer
Registration form: https://bit.ly/AlfondRegForm
Generously funded through the Harold Alfond Foundation and offered through CMCC's Center for Workforce and Professional Development.
WPD 401 01 Basic Life Support Certification for Healthcare Providers
When: Thursday, June 10 8:00am - 12:30pm
Instructional method: In person, skills assessment
Course Cost: $109.00 *Space is limited
Register Today! FMI: Course Schedule - CMCC
Behavioral Health Professional certification
No-cost training
Cohort 2
June 28, start date, online
Live via Zoom July 22 & 23 from 11am to 3pm.
Cohort 3
July 26, online
Live via Zoom on August 19 & 20, 2021 from 11am to 3pm.
Cohort 4
August 23, online
Live via Zoom September 16 and 17, 11am to 3pm.
To register: bit.ly/CWPDRegister
CAMPUS ACTIVITIES AND CLUBS
Are you a new student at CMCC? Did you take JMG in High School? If you answered yes, JMG is here to support you in navigating college life. Contact Michelle Bourne at mbourne@cmcc.edu for support.
Mustang Fitness Center Classes
Classes are via Zoom unless otherwise stated. Call the Mustang Fitness Center or email Jordy if you are interested in participating in fitness classes.
207-755-5165; jknoren@cmcc.edu.

  • Spin - M & Thur., 6:00am - 6:50am 

  • Piloxing Booty-Builder - Thur, 7:00pm- 7:30pm

  • Chair Yoga - Sat.,10:15am-11:15am

  • Hatha Yoga - Mon, 8:00am - 9:00am 

  • Bootcamp - M, 6:00pm - 7:00pm; W, 5:15pm - 6:15pm; Thur., 6:00pm - 7:00pm (all Bootcamp in person with masking)

  • Zumba - T, 6:15pm - 7:15pm; Wed., 6:00pm - 7:00pm

  • Zumba Toning - W, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

  • Piloxing - T., 5:00pm - 6:00pm; Sat 9:00am -10:00am

  • Piloxing Knockout - M, 5:00pm - 5:30pm

  • Tri-Group - Fri, 5:45am - 7:00am
TRIO STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES NEWS
Curious about TRIO? Check out these videos:
About CM TRIO Tutoring: https://youtu.be/cO_MUyYAACQ
CAREER AND TRANSFER NEWS
  • Unsure about career options? View Candid Career!
  • Looking for work? Check out Community partner Jobs.
  • For transfer or career-related questions, visit the Placement and Transfer Services Offices in Student Services or email Liz Oken or call her at (207)755-5239.
Learning Commons & Tutoring
Open Monday-Friday 8:00AM-4:30PM
207-755-5218 reference@cmcc.edu
Learning Commons Movie Minute: Getting the New York Times Online
YouTube: YouTube
Panopto: Panopto
FREE Zoom Math & Science Tutoring Available to all CMCC students
Connect with Librarians via Zoom
Morning Zoom – Mon – Fri 9:00 am – 11:00 am: https://zoom.us/j/98676075391
Afternoon Zoom - Mon – Fri 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm: https://zoom.us/j/92845673913
Evening Zoom - Mon – Thu 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm: https://zoom.us/j/98681257785
Sunday Zoom 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm: https://zoom.us/j/96550054916
The Writing Center Options!
Zoom Virtual Writing Center

The Writing Center Zoom schedule for the summer semester beginning May 17 to August 16

If these Zoom times don't work with your schedule, e-mail Dennis directly with your preferred times and he will schedule an appointment at your convenience. dcamire@cmcc.edu
Brightspace Submission

To access this resource, easily get the Online Writing Center listed in your courses.

  1. Go to the Discover tab at the top of your Brightspace homepage
  2. In the Discover search bar, type On-Line Writing Center
  3. Click “enroll” and the On-Line Writing Center will always be available in your list of courses.

Once you have enrolled in the Online Writing Center, click on the Online Writing Center window and follow the instructions for submitting your paper. Tutors are notified your paper has been uploaded and will generally respond within 24-48 hours with feedback.

On-line W/C tutors: Rachel King: rking@cmcc.edu and Ethel Bowden: ebowden@cmcc.edu