Festival banner logo

Transforming the Future Festival

May 13, 2022
3:00pm – 5:00pm Lynn Campus

Register by Wednesday, May 4, 2022

North Shore Community College is celebrating the inauguration of our fifth president, Dr. William Heineman with a Lynn campus wide festival. 

Join us as we Transform the Future for our Students and our Entire Community - starting now! We are celebrating with music, food, and fun; all featuring our diverse cultures. All are welcome to this FREE event.  Don’t miss over 25 tasty, fun, and, diverse activities and exhibits. All for you!    

Enjoy yummy delights from Lynn’s restaurants: Empanadas, Pizza, Spring Rolls AND Cupcakes. Musical performances surround the Campus! The Squeezebox Stompers are live. Don’t miss our very own Alum musicians. Want to join in the fun? Bring your voice and instrument to our ‘That’s My Jam’, open mic! Lets TikTok! Join the TikTok generation! We can show you how! AND, there’s more!  Learn to Salsa Dance, view art displays, take a tour, and much more. The list below has all the details. 

Be sure to thank the North Shore Community College Foundation for their generous sponsorship of the Transforming The Future 2022 Festival.   

Students: Win a MacBook Air or iPad @ Our Treasure Hunt!

How to win: Be sure you get a Transforming The Future program at the Festival. Anyone with a RED Festival shirt will give you a program. Get your program stamped at 10 of the more than 20 festival stations by the activity coordinators (not including food or live music). Return your program book with 10 stamps to the INFORMATION TABLE on the first floor (across from the Library), to be entered into the raffle for a chance to win! ONLY current NSCC students are eligible. The prizes are sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement to recognize and thank our students for their contributions to our future. Good luck!                 


Transforming The Future Events and activities include:

For the Love of Pizza
Por el amor a la Pizza


Grab a Slice!
Atha's Famous Pizza of Lynn
Generously Sponsored by the North Shore Community College Foundation

2nd floor Across from the Cafeteria


Authentic Venezuelan Empanada
Empanadas Autenticas Venezolanas


Taste The Culture!
From Los Chamos of Lynn.
Generously Sponsored by the North Shore Community College Foundation

Lynn South lobby 1st floor


Fresh Vietnamese Spring Rolls
Bocadillos Vietnamences


Life’s Too Short for Boring Food.
From Pho Minh Ky of Lynn.
Generously Sponsored by the North Shore Community College Foundation

Lynn South lounge 2nd floor


Be Sweet! Be Happy!
¡Sea Dulce! ¡Sea Feliz!


We Bake with Love.
B Sweets Cakes & Desserts.
Generously Sponsored by the North Shore Community College Foundation.

Lynn South 3rd floor Lounge


The Squeezebox Stompers


Have a Rockin' Good Time!
Join The Squeezebox Stompers for Cajun, Zydeco, Blues, Folk, and original music. Step on in, for accordion, keyboards, fiddle, saxophone, harmonica, penny whistle, guitar, bass, and drums. Generously Sponsored by the North Shore Community College Foundation.



Joy with the Shape of My Voice
Alegria con la forma de mi voz


Latin and English Music
Luis Navarro 2020 NSCC Liberal Arts Alumnus. Latin and English Music, with Vocals, Guitar and Ukulele. Generously Sponsored by the North Shore Community College Foundation.

Lynn South Lobby 1st floor


Figgies 'n Sol
Figgies 'n Sol


Eclectic Fusion Music
Join in for this Eclectic Fusion of Punk, Hip-Hop, Pop, & Latin Music Performance. Congratulate Sol and Tony as 2022 NSCC Graduates. Generously Sponsored by the North Shore Community College Foundation.

Lynn South 2nd floor lounge


Dance it Out! Learn to Salsa Dance.
¡Aprenda a Bailar Salsa!


Cultura Latina Dance Academy of Lynn brings salsa music and dancing influenced by African drum rhythms, Spanish guitar music, and dances from Cuba and Puerto Rico. Bring your dancing shoes. Generously Sponsored by the North Shore Community College Foundation. Starts at 4 PM.

LW225 and LW226 (?) If good weather outside Lynn East Patio


It's Sick. It's Dope. It's Fire.
Estudiantes y Facultad en pantalla


NSCC Presents: An Inside Look
NSCC Students and Faculty Screening Room.

LE203 Lecture hall


That's My Jam!
¡Mira quien canta!


Open Mic - Play With Us
Starring YOU! Listen to Musicians and Vocalists from Around Campus. Join in the FUN! Calling all Musicians. Do you have a new single you want to share? Want to meet other NSCC musicians? That's My Jam is For YOU! Bring your voice or your instrument. We have mics and PA systems.

LE303 Lecture hall


Join The TikTok Generation
Unase a la Generacion de Tik Tok


Tell a Story. Dance. TikTok. You Know You Want to! We'll Show You How!

LE304 Lecture hall


Entregate por completo a NSCC! 


Make your mark on student success through the NSCC Foundation.

Lynn South Lobby

Festival Information & Prizes
Informacion, y premios de el festival


Get Answers. Claim Your Treasure Hunt Prizes. Find it Here.

Lynn East across from the Library

Arts In April
Arte en Abril


NSCC Gallery of Artistic Works.



SPARK Gallery
Galeria SPARK



SPARK Magazine is a showcase of NSCC student literary and artistic work. Fine art, photography, graphic design, multimedia, prose, and poetry.

LS200 corner


Be Environmentally Aware!
¡Creando consciencia del medio ambiente!


The Student Art Club and Environmental Club teamed up to create a sculpture to bring focus to arts and environmental awareness. The clubs collected recyclable and non-recyclable materials to design both aspects of the sculpture.

LS200 corner


The Veterans Center Coffee Social
¡Aprenda a Bailar Salsa!


Come meet other Veterans from the NSCC community and surrounding communities. Learn about Veterans Services available both at school and throughout the community.

LW221 Veterans Office 2nd floor


Greenhouse Tours
Explore nuestro invernadero


Come see what our students and our community partners are doing in the greenhouse! Get inspired for spring and bring some green into your life.



Make A Seed Mud Ball
Haga una bola de semillas con barro


Guerrilla urban gardening!
Join the Environmental Club to Take home balls of mud with embedded wildflower seeds.

LE 131


Happy Birthday, Criminal Justice!
Celebrando 50 años de Excelencia del departamento Justicia Criminal


Join us to Commemorate 50 years of excellence of the Criminal Justice Program.



Get A Job
¡Consigue Empleo!


Find internship opportunities!
Take a career quiz to see what careers might be a good fit. Get to know your internship coordinators.

LE329 Internship center


Student Government Lawn Games
Actividades con el Govierno Estudiantil


Come join us for some fun lawn games.
Enjoy the company of other festival goers. Have fun and/or ask questions about the activities of the Student Government Association.

Outside East entrance


Cronicas|Chronicles: A Cultural Arts Miscellany
Cronicas del Arte Cultural


For the curious: discover a medley of creative output from our Cultural Arts classes. Chat with us about what we make and how we collaborate; view a digital collection of student art; cool video projects; and virtual theater performances. Enjoy speech snippets, illustrated story translations, and more!



Hands-on Science!
¡Ciencia en Practica!


Solve a mystery, see living things, and perform colorful chemistry experiments! Experience Chemistry and Biology with interactive, hands-on science activities.



Explore STEM with the STEM Club
Explorar STEM con el club STEM


Explore Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).
See a 3D printer in action, look at cells under a microscope, and more! Leave with new understanding about how our world works.



Logic Puzzle Challenge
Reto de Rompecabezas


Try a logic puzzle.
Problem solving is fun whether you are good at math or not! Let's build a sense of community across the college. Win a Prize!



Create TRIO Family "Portrait"
Retrato Familiar de TRIO


Be part of TRIO Family Art. Contribute to a TRIO collage representing TRIO and the NSCC Family. Learn how TRIO supports NSCC student success. Add a little piece of you to our family!



CentroHub Trivia Contest
CentroHub Concurso de Trivia


Compete across cyberspace with CentroHub virtual experts. Download the Kahoot app prior to joining in. Prizes!

LS134 Student Success Center


FREE Courses
¡Cursos Gratis!


NSCC Summer Academy
Academia de verano

Current and incoming students can take 6-weeks of FREE courses in July and August alongside a tight cohort of fellow students with similar backgrounds or interests. This summer's programs includes First Year Experience and Speech courses, Career Exploration, and Math Success Lab.



MassSTEP - Get into IT at NSCC
MassSTEP - Involucrate en Informaticas


Do you want FREE IT training?
Take a short survey here. Check out our MassSTEP give aways.




Image of campus

Ready to Begin?

Apply Info Chat