MWCC History - 7-8 pm after a museum-hosted reception at 6:30 pm For 60 years, years, Mount Wachusett Community College has been an important part of the Greater Gardner Community. Join us for a quick-moving, visual history of MWCC’s origins, development, and contributions as seen from the perspective of a 49-year employee. Dr. Vin Ialenti worked at MWCC from 1970 to 2018 and served as a faculty member, dean, and administrator during his tenure at the institution. Vin holds an A.B. from Providence College, an M.S. from Syracuse University, and an Ed.D. from UMass-Amherst.