50th Anniversary Memories

NHTI 50th Anniversary LogoNHTI’s 50th Anniversary in 2015!

On Saturday, October 3, 2015, the College invited its 12,000+ alumni back to campus for a

50th Birthday Gala!

The event included a full day of free activities including a 5K race, pickup games for alumni of five different men's and women's sports teams, "Back to Class" lectures and demonstrations in over a dozen academic fields, Lynx team games in five different intercollegiate sports, a BBQ/beer tent, activities for kids, and an Ice Cream Social.  Evening activities included the official premier of NHTI's 50th Anniversary commemorative book and video, followed by food, drinks and dancing in Capital Commons.

View our commemorative book,
Start Here, Go Anywhere: A 50-Year History of NHTI, below:

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View the 50th Anniversary Video on YouTube!

For 50 years, NHTI has helped thousands of people transform their lives through higher education. Many graduates of NHTI were the first people to ever attend college in their families. Single parents, people with full-time jobs, veterans returning from war, high school graduates, adults who lost jobs in the recession, and immigrants and refugees from countries across the globe have all “Started Here.”  NHTI alumni have gone on to pursue their bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate degrees, and found incredible success in careers like engineering, business, education, healthcare, human services, and information technology.


• Founded as New Hampshire Technical Institute
• 256 students
• 3 majors
• Electronic Engineering Technology
• Mechanical Engineering Technology
• Electronic Data Processing
• 29 degrees conferred at first commencement


• NHTI, Concord’s Community College
• More than 5,000 students
• 6th largest college in New Hampshire
• 65 academic programs
• 614 graduates in May 2014
• 12,000+ alumni living and working in NH, New England, across the country and the globe


NHTI, Concord's Community College celebrated it's 50th Anniversary in the Fall 2015!
NHTI, Concord's Community College celebrated it's 50th Anniversary in the Fall 2015!

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