Mount Ida College’s Junior Open House on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. invites junior and sophomore High School students and their families, starting their college search process, to spend a day on the Mount Ida campus.

Our Junior Open House will allow prospective students and their families the opportunity to have an in-depth look at the academic opportunities, campus life, and student experience at Mount Ida.

We’ll have the right people on hand, including faculty, admission’s staff, and students from many of our career-focused degree programs.

While you’re on campus, you’ll learn about our academic programs, meet faculty and students and enjoy a campus tour.

Do you have questions about the college admission process? Would you like to learn more about Mount Ida’s academic programs and experiential learning opportunities? Our Junior Open House programming has all of those areas covered.

Check-in will begin at 12:30 p.m. Activities for the day begin promptly at 1:00 p.m., with a brief presentation, followed by campus tours and an academic and community fair.

Experience first-hand what it’s like to be a student at Mount Ida and learn more about many of the exciting things we have to offer by registering online for our Junior Open House event here.

We look forward to seeing you on-campus.


Mount Ida College is pleased to announce the introduction of our newest tradition: The Faculty and Staff Service Awards Reception. Mount Ida’s faculty and staff are one of the most valued assets of this institution and they are integral to the College’s success.  This annual event will acknowledge the value of employee contributions to our goals and mission and recognizes service to the institution.

Hosted by the Office of Human Resources, the service awards event will recognize and honor those employees celebrating significant milestones in their service to the college. Recognition gifts will be presented to employees beginning at five years of full-time service and will continue every subsequent five year milestone.


“The success of Mount Ida is due in no small part to our talented and committed staff,” said Omaira Roy, Executive Director of Human Resources. “Our faculty and staff play a vital role here and we truly appreciate all that they do.”

On April 17, 2014, members of our community celebrating service milestones, with their respective supervisors, will gather for a reception to honor and recognize the following people for their dedication, achievements and distinguished years of service to Mount Ida:

Five Years of Service 

Laura De Veau, Student Affairs

Liana Goncalves, Longfellow Preschool

James Jabbour, Forensic Science

Mike Landers, Athletics

Matthew Minich, Athletics

Kathleen Pletsch de Garcia, English and Humanities

Alison Poor-Donahue, Graphic Design

David Smaldone, Administrative Information Systems

Ten Years of Service

Alioune Gueye, Veterinary Science & Technology

Pearl Steinbuch, Business Administration

Fifteen Years of Service

Matt Burke, Athletics

Kim Nix, Library Services

Stephanie Venizelos, The Learning Circle

Twenty Years of Service  

Judith Sgarzi, Criminal Justice

Susan Wheeler, Business Administration

Diann Wilde, Longfellow Preschool

Twenty Five Years of Service

Leo Archambault, Fashion Merchandising

Thirty Five Years of Service

Roberta Steinberg, English and Humanities

Forty Five Years of Service

Dan Roberto, English and Humanities

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