June 2014

NHTI Running Start Program Honors Kathi Mitchell

CONCORD — NHTI, Concord’s Community College, and the Community College System of New Hampshire (CCSNH) recently honored Kathi Mitchell, English teacher at Concord Christian Academy, for her work promoting the NHTI Running Start program, a partnership between the Community College System and New Hampshire high schools that enables high school juniors and seniors to get a jump start on their college education.  CCSNH Chancellor Ross Gittell presented the award at a ceremony in Concord (photo at left).

NHTI Hosts Network Academy Conference

CONCORD — On Thursday and Friday, June 26 and 27, NHTI, Concord’s Community College hosted a Cisco Academy Conference for high schools and colleges throughout the northeast that offer Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) training. 

The conference also marked the 15th anniversary of NHTI’s own CCNA Academy.  NHTI offered its first Cisco networking class in 1999, when it had just one faculty member teaching around 50 students.  The school became a fully certified Cisco Academy in 2001, and today it has four full-time faculty teaching networking to 150 students.