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130 Geographers kick-off national gathering by recycling technology

  MUSKEGON MI: On Thursday, October 27, 2022, at 4:00 p.m. at Muskegon Community College’s Sturrus Technology Center, 130 geography college professors and students will kick-off the East Lakes Division of the American Association of Geographers (ELDAAG) conference with a unique service project. Conference attendees will recycle computers and other technology items and attempt to fill a 28-foot truck parked in […]

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“A Super Happy Story...” Poster

MCC students present “Super Happy” musical about mental health

On October 27 through 30, 2022, Muskegon Community College (MCC) students will present A Super Happy Story (About Feeling Super Sad) to raise awareness about depression and suicide prevention. The Michigan premiere of this cabaret musical sends the message that “it’s OK not to be OK.” The performances will be at the Overbrook Theater on the main MCC campus located at 221 S. […]

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Dr. John Selmon

New Muskegon Community College President Recognized in Formal Ceremony

At 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 6, 2022, Muskegon Community College (MCC) will host a formal investiture ceremony to welcome the 11th College President, Dr. John Selmon. MCC Board of Trustees Chair, Diana Osborn will place the presidential medallion on Selmon following a ceremony that will include an academic processional of eight different college presidents and top leaders, tribute […]

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Gene Gifford

Gene Gifford Named MCC’s new Men’s Head Basketball Coach

This fall, former Muskegon Community College Athletic Director and Men’s Basketball Head Coach, Gene Gifford returns to campus to continue his 26 plus year legacy as one of MCC’s great head basketball coaches.   While MCC’s campus has evolved over the years, adding a brand-new Health and Wellness Center in 2018, Gifford already knows his way around. He coached […]

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Nurses in training

MCC’s Practical Nursing Program ranked #1 in Michigan

NursingProcess.org, a guide for students who want to pursue a nursing education, has named Muskegon Community College number one in Michigan for the Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) portion of the curriculum and second in the state for the associate degree portion of the program.  Chris Patterson, MCC’s Director of Nursing and Health programs responded, “We are very proud to be […]

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Susan Wink - Grace & Despair framed ceramic tile

MCC Launches First Public Art Exhibition of the 2022-23 School Year

This week, Muskegon Community College introduced “Centered,” its first public art exhibition of the 2022-23 school year. Taking place at MCC’s Overbrook Gallery, the show features the work of West Michigan ceramic artists and runs through October 21.   The exhibit is free and open to the public. Overbrook Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday with special weekend […]

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Comedian Detroit Red

Comedian Detroit Red to Perform at MCC’s Overbrook Theater

Comedian Detroit Red and three of his Motor City friends are headed to Muskegon Community College’s Overbrook Theater for two performances on Saturday, September 24, at 3:30 and 7:30 p.m.  A national touring funnyman and headliner, Comedian Detroit Red uses his sharp tongue and quick-witted life observations to get audiences laughing in tears. He has produced […]

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Summer 2022 Semester Academic Honors

MCC Announces Summer 2022 Semester Academic Honors

The following Muskegon Community College (MCC) students have earned academic recognition for their grade point averages during the Summer 2022 Semester. They are listed alphabetically by hometown under each of the following three categories: President’s List Dean’s List Academic Honors List PRESIDENT’S LIST Muskegon Community College has named the following students to the President’s List […]

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Bonsitu Kitaba

MCC Lecture Series Opens with ‘The Fight for Reproductive Freedom’ on Sept. 14

PRESS RELEASE  August 30, 2022  MCC Lecture Series Opens with ‘The Fight for Reproductive Freedom’ on Sept. 14  Muskegon, MI: The MCC Lecture Series opens the 2022-23 academic year on Wednesday, Sept. 14 with Bonsitu Kitaba, ACLU of Michigan Deputy Legal Director, discussing “The Fight for Reproductive Freedom in Michigan After the Fall of Roe.”  The presentation, […]

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