Dr. Jennifer Cobbina

Criminology Expert to Discuss Her New Book “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” on Oct. 30

Dr. Jennifer Cobbina, an Associate Professor of Criminal Justice at Michigan State University, will discuss “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot: Why Protests in Ferguson and Baltimore Matter and How They Changed America” on Wednesday, Oct. 30, in Stevenson Center Room 1300. The talk, which begins at 7 p.m., is free and open to the public. The […]

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MCC Wind and Jazz Ensembles Perform “Hope in Music” Oct. 16 at Frauenthal Center

The Downtown Live Concert Series continues with the MCC Wind and Jazz Ensembles performing “Hope in Music,” selections based upon the 2019 Arts and Humanities Festival (ahFest) theme of “Hope,” on Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the Frauenthal Center, 426 W. Western Ave. Tickets for the concert, which begins at 7:30 p.m., are $10 for adults […]

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Michigan Consortium of Botanists to Hold Conference at MCC on Oct. 26

The Michigan Consortium of Botanists (MiCOB) will hold its 10th Annual Conference at Muskegon Community College on Saturday, Oct. 26, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the MCC Science Center. MiCOB is a state-wide community of botanical professionals dedicated to advancing the study of Michigan’s flora by providing a centralized platform for facilitating communication, […]

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MCC Downtown Live Concert Series Begins 2019-20 Season in October

The Downtown Live Concert Series at the Frauenthal Center, 426 W. Western Ave., begins its second season in October and will feature every Muskegon Community College music ensemble, as well as the West Michigan Concert WINDS which is affiliated with MCC. The 10-concert series continues through April 2020. Some of the musical selections this season […]

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Meet with 50 College and University Reps at College Night Oct. 7

High school students and their parents have the opportunity to visit with representatives from 50 colleges and universities located throughout Michigan at MACRAO College Night on Monday, Oct. 7, at Muskegon Community College. Free and open to the public, College Night takes place in MCC’s Collegiate Hall. The doors do not open until 6 p.m. […]

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Overbrook Exhibit on Sept. 30-Oct. 31 Offers Connections to ‘Hope’

“Hope: Works by Valerie Allen and Armin Mersmann” will be on exhibit in Muskegon Community College’s Overbrook Gallery from Sept. 30 through Oct. 31. A free public reception will be held Tuesday, Oct. 15, from 3:30-5:00 p.m. with a Gallery Talk by the artists at 4 p.m. The exhibit is free and open to the […]

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MCC Among 10 Colleges in Nation Selected for 2019-20 Free Textbook Initiative

Muskegon Community College is one of only 10 schools nationally chosen to participate in the 2019-2020 OpenStax Institutional Partnership Program to encourage the use of free, peer-reviewed textbooks on campus. An initiative of Rice University and supported by philanthropic foundations, OpenStax provides free, high quality, peer-reviewed textbooks and affordable educational technology designed to improve learning […]

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2019 ahFest Film Festival Each Wednesday Evening in October

On Wednesday evenings throughout October, the 2019 Muskegon Writers’ Series will show and discuss five films associated with “Hope,” the 2019 Muskegon Arts and Humanities Festival (ahFest) theme this year. All the films will be shown at the Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 W Webster Ave. in downtown Muskegon. Admission is free. Doors open at […]

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MCC Lecture Series Opens Oct. 3 with “Building Bridges Across Racial Divides”

The Muskegon Community College Lecture Series opens the 2019-20 academic year on Thursday, Oct. 3, when Larry Feldman, M.D., and Sandy Feldman, M.S.W., will discuss the interesting and formative findings in their recently published book Building Bridges Across the Racial Divide. The talk, which is free and open to the public, takes place at 6 […]

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Public Invited to MCC 2019 Community Summit on Sept. 25

Community members are encouraged to attend and participate in the Muskegon Community College 2019 Community Summit on Wednesday, Sept. 25, from 3:45-5 p.m. in Collegiate Hall. “Each year, MCC hosts a summit that provides campus and community members with the opportunity to get updates on how we are advancing our strategic plan and provide input […]

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