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51st Annual MCC Student Art and Design Award Winners

The award winners in the 51st Annual MCC Student Art and Design Exhibition were announced on June 9 at a special ceremony in Overbrook Theater. An independent juror, Ken Foster, who is a retired Muskegon Community College art instructor, selected the winners from the exceptional artwork created by MCC’s art and graphic design students over […]

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MCC Announces 2015 Winter Student Academic Honors

The following Muskegon Community College (MCC) students have earned academic recognition for their grade point averages during the recently completed Winter 2015 semester. They are listed by alphabetically by hometown under each of the following three categories: President’s List Dean’s List Academic Honors List PRESIDENT’S LIST Muskegon Community College (MCC) has named the following students […]

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Jayhawk Scramble, Scholarship Lunch Raise $15,895

The Foundation for Muskegon Community College 2015 Jayhawk Scramble and Jayhawk Scholarship Lunch on June 5 at University Park Golf Course raised a record $15,895 for MCC scholarships thanks to generous and enthusiastic sponsors, benefactors and participants. The total represents a 16% increase in profits over the 2014 Jayhawk Scramble. “It’s gratifying to work with […]

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MCC Receives Masonic Temple, $200,000 for Entrepreneurial Awards

Local developer Jonathan Rooks has donated the former Masonic Temple in downtown Muskegon to Muskegon Community College as the new home for its Entrepreneurial Studies program and related business-generating activities. The announcement was made Wednesday morning, June 3, at a special meeting of the MCC Board of Trustees held in the former Masonic Temple building […]

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Student Art and Design Exhibit Opens in Overbrook

The 51st Annual MCC Student Art and Design Exhibition, which opened on May 18, will be on display in Overbrook Art Gallery until September 16. Admission is free. The exhibit celebrates the exceptional artwork created by MCC’s art and graphic design students over the past academic year. MCC art and design faculty reviewed several thousand […]

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WWII Book Sales to Benefit MCC Scholarships

Books sales of When We All Went to War, the account of the impact of World War II on the Muskegon Junior College campus community, will benefit both Muskegon Community College and the USS Silversides Museum. Co-authored in 2001 by MCC Distinguished Faculty members Donald J. Goodman and the late Jack W. Rice, the 100-page […]

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High School Theater Festival at MCC May 8

More than 200 students from seven area high schools will converge on MCC’s Overbrook Theater on Friday, May 8, for the annual West Michigan High School Theater Festival. The event, which runs from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., involves a 25-minute performance by students from each participating school, followed by feedback from MCC Theater Instructors […]

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Students Tell Local WWII Vets’ Stories in New Exhibit

The World War II experiences of 14 Muskegon area World War II veterans, as told to Muskegon Community College students enrolled in the popular Intro to WWII course, will be shared in a special exhibit, “Veterans’ Stories,” from May 4 through Aug. 4 at the USS Silversides Museum, 1346 Bluff St. A special opening reception […]

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Commencement Set for May 6 in Walker Arena

Muskegon Community College’s 87th Commencement exercises will take place at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 6, in the L.C. Walker Arena, where 204 graduating students will participate in the ceremony. The event is free and open to the public. The MCC student speakers delivering remarks on behalf of the Class of 2015 will be Senelisiwe […]

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Friday Tours of Science and Downtown Centers

Every Friday from May 1 through August 31, MCC will host public tours of both its new Science Center next to the Stevenson Center on campus and of its Downtown Center, the former Chronicle Building. Both facilities are currently undergoing construction and/or renovations. The tours will be held from 1:30-3:30 p.m., as well as by […]

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