Muskegon Community College News and Events

MCC Student Alex Slocum Wins $10,000 Sarnicola Award for His Business Idea

As a diehard baseball player growing up and playing in North Muskegon, Alex Slocum would sometimes “swing for the fences” and take his best shot at a home run. Now studying at Muskegon Community College, he pitched a seemingly long shot idea this spring for a sports business venture that has just earned him the […]

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U.S. Senator Peters Tours MCC’s Sturrus Technology Center

U.S. Senator Gary Peters visited the Muskegon Community College Sturrus Technology Center on Monday, May 3, as part of his City of Muskegon tour focusing on downtown redevelopment. He toured the facility learning firsthand about the community opportunities available at the Lakeshore Fab Lab and through courses offered in MCC’s Applied Technology Department. Administrators explained […]

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MCC to Award $120,125 HEERF Funds to Qualified Students

Beginning in May, Muskegon Community will distribute an additional $120,125 to 450 qualified students through the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSAA) Act Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF). Similar to the CARES Act, a portion of this funding is intended to provide emergency financial aid grants to students whose lives have been […]

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MCC Music and Vocal Ensembles to Premiere Virtual Winter Concert on May 4 and 6

The Muskegon Community College Winter Concert, featuring virtual performance by MCC students, faculty and staff, has been divided into two separate videos, each premiering on a different day in May. The first video debuts on Tuesday, May 4, at 6 p.m. on MCC Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram, as well as on the MCC website at […]

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MCC Board of Trustees to Hold Monthly Meeting Online on April 21

The Muskegon Community College Board of Trustees will hold its regularly scheduled monthly meeting online on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. The Board of Trustees monthly meeting begins at 12:30 p.m. Individuals wishing to contact members of the Board of Trustees to provide input or to ask questions on any business that will come before the […]

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Free COVID-19 Tests April 11 at Muskegon Community College

The Muskegon Area ISD and local schools are offering parents, staff, and community members the opportunity to take a free COVID-19 rapid test during a drive-through event on Sunday, April 11 from 11AM to 6PM. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services will be testing people of all ages at Muskegon Community College’s main […]

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State of Michigan Recognizes MCC for Student Voter Registration Efforts

Muskegon Community College has been recognized by the State of Michigan as one of 34 campuses across the state for its participation in in the 2020 Michigan Collegiate Voting Challenge. “I commend you for your leadership and applaud your efforts to engage and empower your campus community to make their voices heard,” wrote Jocelyn Benson, […]

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MCC Nursing Graduates Remain National Leaders in Professional Exam Success

The Muskegon Community College nursing graduates remained among the national leaders with their first-time pass rates on the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX) for registered nurses (RNs) and practical nurses (PNs). MCC graduates scored a perfect 100 percent on their 2020 NCLEX-PN exam and had a 93.7 percent first-time pass rate on the NCLEX-RN exam. […]

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Public Invited to March 30 Discussion with Business Executive Behind “The Informant”

The public is invited to join a March 30 online conversation with Mark Whitacre, Ph.D., the business executive whose work with the FBI in the 1990s during the Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) scandal provided the inspiration for the Matt Damon movie “The Informant.” The event, which is free, begins at 12:30 p.m. To register for […]

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MCC Board of Trustees Unanimously Approves Tuition Freeze for 2021-22 Academic Year

The Muskegon Community College Board of Trustees unanimously approved a recommendation by the MCC administration to freeze the upcoming 2021-22 academic year tuition at its current 2020-21 rates. The Board took the action at its regularly scheduled meeting on March 17. “I would like to thank the administration for bringing this recommendation for the freeze […]

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