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MCC Develops New Academic Planning Guidelines

Guided by the college’s strategic goal of developing new academic planning principles, Muskegon Community College faculty and staff devoted the 2019 calendar year to effectively laying the groundwork to achieve that aim. At Faculty Seminar Days in January and continuing with “town hall meetings” in February, MCC instructors began the “Discovering our Pride and Purpose” […]

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Fall 2019 Creative Writing Contest Winners Announced

The winners in Muskegon Community College’s Fall 2019 Creative Writing Contest, organized by the MCC English and Communications Department and the Muskegon Writers’ Series, have been selected. The top places in each category are: POETRY First Place: James O’ Banion for “By the Threshold” Second Place: Morgyn Weinert for “Sundays are a Battlefield” Third Place: […]

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MCC Ensembles and Singers Present ‘All Holiday Celebration’ Downtown Dec. 9

The Downtown Live Concert Series continues with the “All Holiday Celebration,” featuring Muskegon Community College’s Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble and College Singers, on Monday, Dec. 9, in the Frauenthal Theater, 425 W. Western Ave. Tickets for the concert, which begins at 7:30 p.m., are $10 for adults and $2 for seniors and students. Doors open […]

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“Once Upon A Time…Stories of the Season” Dec. 4-7 in Overbrook Theater

“Once Upon a Time…Stories of the Season” will be presented by Muskegon Community College’s Center for Theater on Wednesday, Dec. 4, through Saturday, Dec. 7, at 7:30 pm in Overbrook Theater. The featured stories, many of which have been adapted for stage by the director and actors, include: A Visit from Mother Winter The Polar […]

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MCC Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Inducts 13 Students

Thirteen Muskegon Community College students were inducted into the college’s Beta Xi Xi chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) International Honor Society during its 29th ceremony held November 14 in the Blue and Gold Room on campus. The newest inductees, listed alphabetically by high school or homeschool, are: Coopersville: Rylie Camp Grand Haven: Emily […]

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MSU Student Jazz Orchestra to Perform in Muskegon Dec. 8

Michigan State University’s Be-Bop Spartans, a 22-member student jazz orchestra, will perform selections from their repertoire of jazz, soul, swing, blues, and gospel on Sunday, Dec. 8, at 3 p.m. at Fricano’s, 1050 W. Western Ave. in Muskegon. Special guest artist will be jazz drummer Kenny Washington, who has compiled an enormous discography, performing on […]

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Shoreline Community Orchestra Presents “A Classical Afternoon” Nov. 24 in Whitehall

The Shoreline Community Orchestra, formerly the Shoreline Symphony, opens its 2019-20 season with “A Classical Afternoon” on Sunday, Nov. 24, at 3 p.m. at The Playhouse at White Lake, 304 S. Mears Ave., in Whitehall, MI. The Shoreline Community Orchestra is led by conductor Dr. John Blakemore, the band director for Grand Rapids Christian Schools, […]

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Honors Orchestra to Perform “Music of Russian Composers” Nov. 17 at Frauenthal

 The Muskegon Area Honors Orchestra, as part of Muskegon Community College’s Downtown Live Concert Series, performs its “Music of the Russian Composers” concert on Sunday, November 17, at 3 p.m. in the Frauenthal Center, 425 W. Western Ave. Tickets, which are $10 for adults and $2 for student and children, may be purchased at the […]

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MCC to Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with Exhibit, Powwow

Muskegon Community College will celebrate Native American Heritage Month in November with a display of artwork and a powwow on campus. Native American art will be on display in the Overbrook Theater hallway from Friday, Nov. 8, through the end of the month. Works by Native American artists Steve Kequom, Waabishiki Meegwan Tony, and Ron […]

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“Looking Back and Forward” Faculty Art Exhibit from Nov. 11 – Dec. 12

Celebrating the new Art and Music Building, home to its visual arts program, while honoring the memory of two longtime art faculty members, Muskegon Community College presents “Looking Back and Forward: Works by Past and Present MCC Art Faculty” from Nov. 11-Dec. 12 in Overbrook Gallery. Gallery visitors will experience a wide range of artwork […]

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