A Southeastern Massachusetts Public Higher Education Partnership

CONNECT'S MISSION: Leveraging the quality, strength, resources and excellence of the six public higher education institutions of CONNECT, it is our mission to enhance educational effectiveness and efficiency while improving student success, increasing educational attainment, advancing economic health, and strengthening cultural life throughout the region.

connect executive discussion videos - founding chief executive officers

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Full length video Founding Chief Executive Officers from participating higher education institutions discuss the CONNECT Partnership

Dr. Dana Mohler-Faria (President, Bridgewater State University) explains the genesis of the CONNECT partnership

Dr. Jean MacCormack (Chancellor Emerita, UMass Dartmouth) defines the impact of higher education in the region

Dr. John Sbrega (President, Bristol Community College) outlines the potential of the CONNECT collaboration

Dr. Kathleen Schatzberg (President Emerita, Cape Cod Community College) delineates a primary objective of CONNECT

Dr. Charles Wall (President, Massasoit Community College) expands on educational opportunities through CONNECT