Past VISTA Projects

Connecticut Campus Compact has hosted AmeriCorps*VISTAs since 2008. From 2008 through today, CTCC has worked with 79 VISTAs hosted by 23 sites. Each project has worked with different community partners addressing crucial needs in Connecticut.  Here’s a complete list of VISTA projects by year:

2015-2016 VISTAs: 13 Members, 10 Host Sites
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  • Central Connecticut State University, Ellie Meise-Munns13467419_10154940452709097_1335631753_o
  • Connecticut College, Chloe Jones
  • Connecticut College, Zach Smith
  • Connecticut Campus Compact, Emily Sawicki
  • Connecticut Campus Compact, Carly Zerr
  • Eastern Connecticut State University, Emily Cameron
  • Higher Edge, Anne Hofmeister
  • Mitchell College, Stephanie Turowski
  • Norwalk Community College, Shannon McAvoy
  • Southern Connecticut State University, Niasia Mercado
  • University of Connecticut, Teiana Williams
  • University of New Haven, Elicia Young
  • VISTA Leader, Colleen Dorney

2014-2015 VISTAs: 11 Members, 9 Host Sites

  • Access Agency, Maeve Garlickpic
  • Bridgeport Assessment, Britney Murphy
  • Bridgeport Assessment, Perdita Das
  • Connecticut College, Kyle Ford
  • Connecticut College, Megan Hulsart
  • Eastern Connecticut State University, Max Goto
  • Goodwin College, Kelsey Woodford
  • Higher Edge, Amanda Klay
  • Mitchell College, Erin York
  • Norwalk Community College, Rachael Dipietro
  • Southern Connecticut State University, Maeve Kirby
  • VISTA Leader, Kimberly Langin

2013-2014: 12 VISTA Members:

  • VISTA Leader, Sam Rigotti
  • VISTA Member Coordinator, Megan Mayor's Day AmeriCorps RecognitionLenzzo
  • Connecticut College, Kyle Ford
  • Connecticut College, Jennifer Cunningham
  • Eastern CT State University, Maxwell Goto
  • Goodwin College, Meghan Gallagher
  • Mitchell College, Megan Dial
  • New London – CAP, Amanda Klay
  • Southern CT State University, Jonathan Ruiz
  • Three Rivers Community College, Erin York
  • University of New Haven, Alix Lawson
  • Bridgeport Community Assessment, Perdita Das

2012-2013: 14 VISTA Members

  • VISTA Leader, Brandon Cirillo
  • VISTA Leader, Sam Rigotti (began Feb ’13)
  • Central CT State University, Pauline Galezowski
  • Connecticut College, Brigi Palatino
  • Connecticut College, Patrick Lynch
  • Dwight Hall at Yale, Justin Zamm
  • Eastern CT State University, Jacqueline De Comier
  • Gateway Community College, Jo-Ann Dominique (through Feb ’13)
  • Goodwin College, Marrie Ayub
  • Housatonic Community College, Gemma Martineli
  • Middlesex Community College, Elaiya Rucker
  • Three Rivers Community College, Kelsey Daniels
  • Tunxis Community College, Susan Dantino
  • University of Bridgeport, Jennifer Turner
  • University of New Haven, Nicole Seymour

2011-2012: 13 VISTA Members

  • Central CT State University, Hannah Hurwitz
  • Connecticut College, Penney Jade Beaubrun
  • Connecticut College, Emma  Bruggeman
  • Dwight Hall at Yale, Kjerstin Pugh
  • Eastern CT State University, Brit Cava
  • Eastern CT State University, Kristina Scherber
  • Fairfield University, Becca Constantine
  • Gateway Community College, Lee Tripler
  • Housatonic Community College, Shevonn Johnson
  • Manchester Community College, Jackie Bishop
  • Three Rivers Community College, Samantha Punzalan
  • Tunxis Community College, Susan Dantino
  • University of Bridgeport, Jennifer Turner

2010-2011: 10 VISTA members

  • VISTA Leader,  Katie Coutu
  • Central Connecticut State University,  Andrew Froning
  • Dwight Hall at Yale,  Kyle Skar
  • Fairfield University,  Danielle Corea
  • Manchester Community College,  Daniel Nieman
  • Norwalk Community College,  Amanda Thielen
  • Three Rivers Community College,  Amelia Keller
  • University of Bridgeport,  Jennifer Turner
  • University of Hartford,  Christina Honeycutt
  • University of New Haven,  Sara Thompson

2009-2010: 5 VISTA Members

  • Fairfield University,  Nicole Kansagra
  • Manchester Community College,  Gina Ackeifi
  • Norwalk Community College,  Molly Sheffer
  • University of Hartford,  Emma Henze-Goldberg
  • University of New Haven,  Megan Crawford

2008 – 2009 VISTA: 1 VISTA Member

  • University of New Haven,  Meghan Amato

Are you a CTCC AmeriCorps*VISTA Alum? Reconnect with CTCC by emailinginfo {at} ctcampuscompact(.)org!