Alumni in the News

Natalie Petit, an alumna of Middlesex Community College's GEAR UP: Massachusetts program, has been selected to participate in the inaugural GEAR UP Alumni Leadership Academy.  The Medford resident is one of 30 Alumni Leaders, selected from a nationwide pool. GEAR UP Alumni Leadership Academy, or GUALA, is a new, 12-month, leadership-development program for alumni of the federal GEAR UP program, a partnership with the Lowell Public Schools that promotes college readiness for seventh- through 12th-graders.