MCC Electric Vehicle Program Highlighted in National Racing Magazine

Muskegon Community College was singled out nationally by Performance Racing Industry magazine, the voice of the racing marketplace, in its June 2016 cover story on “Electric & Hybrid Racing.” The article explained how a growing segment of motorsports, from drag racing to road racing, is now catering to EV (electric vehicle) technology. The National Electric […]

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Haas Scholarship Presentation

MCC Receives $20,000 Grant for Machining, CAD/CNC Scholarships

The Gene Haas Foundation awarded a $20,000 grant to Muskegon Community College on March 7 to support scholarships for current and future students enrolled in machining and CAD/CNC programs at the college. Fred Schultz, the educational liaison for the Gene Haas Foundation, presented the gift to MCC during a ceremony held at the MCC Downtown […]

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MCC, MSU to Celebrate New Agricultural Degree Partnership March 22

Muskegon Community College will host a Program Signing/Information Fair on Tuesday, March 22 at noon in the Blue and Gold Room to celebrate a new agriculture program that is a partnership with Michigan State University’s Institute for Agriculture Technology (IAT). The new program agreement, which will be formally signed by MCC President Dale Nesbary and […]

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MCC Applied Tech Students at 2016 AFS Competition

MCC Places Third at Regional Foundry Casting Competition

For the third straight year, a team of MCC technology students earned a top three cash prize finish while contending against major universities at the 78th Annual Wisconsin Regional Foundry Conference and Exposition casting competition. MCC was awarded $500 for third place at the Feb. 11 event held at Potawatomi Hotel in Milwaukee, WI. Teams […]

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MCC Receives $139,977 in 2015 Credentials to Careers Grants

MCC received a $13,650 grant in December through the Department of Labor’s (DOL) TAACCCT program to support faculty travel for training on new CAD/CNC equipment, for upgrading existing equipment and student classroom materials. The recent Credential to Careers grant marks the third received by MCC in 2015 totaling $139,777 for its Applied Technology initiatives. The […]

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MCC to Receive U.S. Department of Commerce $2.51 Million Grant

Muskegon Community College will receive $2.51 million to renovate the former Muskegon Chronicle buildings into an Applied Technology Center as part of a Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration (EDA) grant. “The Obama Administration is committed to helping communities develop a workforce with 21st century skills,” said U.S. Secretary of Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker. “As […]

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Reception and Technology Demo Set for Apr. 22

MCC will host a public reception and a technology demonstration on Wednesday, April 22, to celebrate its recent $4.1 million grant from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation’s Community College Skilled Trades Equipment Program. The free event takes place at 1:30 p.m. in Gerber Lounge on campus. MCC instructors will demonstrate existing technologies and explain how […]

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MCC 2015 CAD/Drafting Contest Winners Named

The 2015 Muskegon Community College CAD/Drafting Contest attracted 88 students from nine schools to campus on Friday, March 21, when prizes were awarded to the top finishers in four divisions. This year’s winners are: Division #1 – Beginning Sketching 1st Place – Luke DeGroot, Hudsonville Unity Christian High School 2nd Place – Seth Vostad, Hudsonville […]

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