Terri Tchorzynski

White House Honors MCC Alumna as 2017 Counselor of the Year

  MCC alumna Terri Knoll Tchorzynski, a counselor at the Calhoun Area Career Center in Battle Creek, was recognized Jan. 6 in Washington, D.C., as the recipient of the 2017 School Counselor of the Year award from the American School Counselor Association. The program, spearheaded by Michelle Obama as a part of her Reach Higher […]

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Distinguished Faculty Member Tim Trainor

Timothy N. Trainor Receives MCC Distinguished Faculty Award

Dr. Timothy N. Trainor, who taught computer information systems and psychology at Muskegon Community College for more than 33 years and who authored or co-authored more than 18 computer textbooks, has been awarded Distinguished Faculty status by Muskegon Community College. Trainor becomes the ninth MCC faculty member to earn the special recognition. Recipients are chosen […]

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Beatrix Potter Exhibit at MCC Library

MCC Library Display Commemorates Beatrix Potter’s 150th Birthday

The MCC Hendrik Meijer Library is commemorating the 150th anniversary of the birth of world famous English author Beatrix Potter, with a display of her books and a personal collection of 50 miniature Warne animal characters. An iconic author, illustrator, natural scientist, and conservationist, Potter is best known for her children’s books featuring animals, such […]

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Origins of the ‘Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy’ Dec. 7 in Spring Lake

A famous trumpet player from Chicago way…could the Boogie Woogie Bugler actually be a West Michigan native? Find out on Wednesday evening, Dec. 7, when Muskegon Community College History instructor Kurt Troutman will share the story behind the WW II era Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, including Muskegon native Clarence Zylman’s role, on the 75th anniversary […]

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MCC Holiday Concert

Annual MCC Holiday Concert Dec. 4 at Orchard View High School

The annual Muskegon Community College Holiday Concert will be held on Sunday, Dec. 4, at Orchard View High School. Admission to the concert, which begins at 3 p.m., is $5 per person and free for all students. The event features performances by MCC’s Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, the Collegiates, the Jaywalkers and the College Singers. The […]

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‘Once Upon a Time…Stories of the Season’ Nov. 30-Dec. 3 in Overbrook

“Once Upon a Time…Stories of the Season” will be presented by MCC’s Center for Theater with 7:30 p.m. performances on Wednesday- Saturday, Nov. 30-Dec. 3, in Overbrook Theater. Tickets go on sale Monday, Nov. 21 at the Overbrook Theater Box Office. Tickets are $10 for the public and $5 for MCC students, staff, and faculty. […]

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International Games Day at MCC Hendrik Meijer Library Nov. 19

Ping pong, board games, video games and computer games are part of the activities planned for Saturday, Nov. 19, at MCC’s Hendrik Meijer Library during the 2016 International Games Day celebration. MCC is joining libraries across the world in this global festival. Last year, more than 2,000 libraries on six continents hosted games in which […]

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Matthew Fletcher

Scholar to Discuss Native American Children in American History Nov. 17

As part of the MCC Lecture Series, Matthew L.M. Fletcher, professor of law at the Michigan State University College of Law and director of the Indigenous Law and Policy Center, will discuss “Indian Children in American History” on Thursday, Nov. 17, at 7 p.m. in Stevenson Center Room 1100. “Indian children have been a focus […]

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International Education Week at MCC Nov. 14-17

Muskegon Community College will celebrate 2016 International Education Week with three free events on Monday-Thursday, Nov. 14-17. Held annually in November, International Education Week provides an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of […]

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Veterans Day

Veterans Day Ceremonies Set for Causeway and MCC Nov. 11

Muskegon area residents will have two opportunities to commemorate America’s armed forces contributions during Veterans Day on Friday, Nov. 11. Both ceremonies, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, are free and open to the public. Causeway Veterans Memorial Park The first ceremony will be held outdoors at 11 a.m. at the Causeway […]

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