Dat Pham

MCC Lecture Series Features Buddhist Zen Master on Oct. 5

The MCC Lecture Series opens the 2016-17 season on Wednesday, Oct. 5, with a talk and workshop by Dr. Dat Pham, a Buddhist Zen Master who operates the Tathata Nourishment Center, a Zen Buddhist Practice Center, in Perris, California. Pham’s presentation, “Mindfulness: Practice and Benefits,” begins at 7 p.m. in Stevenson Center Room 1100. The […]

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Dennis Lehane (photo credit Ashleigh Faye Beland)

AhFest Brings Dennis Lehane to Muskegon Oct. 27; Showing Popular Films Based on His Novels in October

On Wednesday evenings throughout October, the 2016 Muskegon Area Arts and Humanities Festival (AhFest) will show and discuss four films based on Dennis Lehane’s novels before concluding the series on Oct. 27 with Lehane speaking in Muskegon at the Frauenthal Theater. A Boston native, Lehane won the Shamus Award for his first novel, A Drink […]

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Acting Workshop at MCC

Intensive Actor Training Workshop Returns for 14th Year at MCC

Chris Hayes, the founder and director of the London Theatre Exchange in England, will be on the Muskegon Community College campus in August to conduct a one-week Intensive Actor Training Workshop. “This workshop is designed for MCC students interested in studying theater to enhance their artistic performance, communication skills and personal and interpersonal potential,” said […]

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Addie Lou Garter's Figure Drawing

Student Art and Design Award Winners Announced

The award winners in the 52nd Annual MCC Student Art and Design Exhibition were announced on June 2 during a reception and ceremony in Overbrook Gallery and Overbrook Theater. The gallery exhibit includes artwork selected by MCC art and design faculty from several thousand pieces produced by more than 500 students. This year’s independent juror […]

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2nd Annual Student Art Exhibit

52nd Annual MCC Student Art and Design Exhibit May 16–Sept. 14

A high point of the year for the Arts and Humanities Department at MCC, the annual Student Art and Design Exhibition in Overbrook Gallery showcases outstanding artwork created by MCC’s art and graphic design students over the past academic year. The artwork is selected by MCC art and design faculty from several thousand pieces produced […]

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MCC student singers

Concert Features Area Honors Orchestra, MCC College Singers and Collegiates April 24

Muskegon Community College will present “A Springtime of Music” on Sunday, April 24, at 7 p.m. in Overbrook Theater. The event is free and open to the public. Highlighting the evening is Ludwig van Beethoven’s Choral Fantasy Opus 80 for Piano, Chorus and Orchestra. Piano virtuoso Dr. Solee Lee-Clark will be supported by the Muskegon […]

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MCC Student Newspaper Wins Statewide Awards

MCC’s student newspaper, The Bay Window, won first place in the General Excellence, Overall Newspaper Design, and Online Newspaper categories, while its writers, editors and designers captured several individual honors from the Michigan Community College Press Association (MCCPA). The awards were presented at the MCCPA’s annual conference which was held on April 9 at Central […]

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Cynthia Heller Heinz

Illinois Artist Here April 14 to Discuss Her Overbrook Exhibit

Cynthia Hellyer Heinz, the Illinois artist and educator whose paintings are currently on exhibit in MCC’s Overbrook Gallery, will be in Muskegon on Thursday, April 14, to discuss her work. The public is invited to a reception for Heinz, as well as to her talk about her exhibit titled “Weathering the Journey.” The reception takes […]

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Studio on Stage Features MCC Acting and Dance April 13

Studio on Stage, which features scenes, dance numbers, and improvised games and sketches from MCC acting and dance students, takes place on Wednesday, April 13, at from 6-7 p.m. in Overbrook Theater. The annual show is part of the College’s Arts and Humanities Department Open House.  All events are free and open to the public. […]

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MCC Wind and Jazz Ensembles to Perform April 13

The Muskegon Community College Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble will perform on Wednesday, April 13, at 8 p.m. in Overbrook Theater as part of the College’s Arts and Humanities Department Open House.  All events are free and open to the public. The Wind Ensemble, directed by Daniel M. Meyers, will perform four selections. Following a […]

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