Monroe County Community College won seven District 3 Medallion Awards for community college communications yesterday at the District 3 National Council for Marketing and Public Relations Medallions ceremony. 

The ceremony was held virtually.

NCMPR is the only organization of its kind that connects marketing and public relations professionals at community and technical colleges, and its Medallion Awards recognize outstanding achievement in communication, honoring excellence exclusively at two-year colleges.  District 3 includes Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin and the Canadian province of Ontario.

MCCC’s awards included two Gold, one Silver and four Bronze.  Below is a breakdown of the awards:

  • Gold: "High-demand Programs Campaign" Radio Series
  • Gold:  "Congratulations, Graduates!" Print Ad
  • Silver: "High-demand Programs Campaign" Radio Series (Single)
  • Bronze:  "MCCC Website"
  • Bronze:  “MCCC Holiday Card” 
  • Bronze: "The Foundation at MCCC Website"
  • Bronze:  "Tech Update -- Electronic Newsletter for the Applied Sciences and Engineering Division"

The college’s Office of Marketing and Communications was responsible for the development of all of the award-winning projects.

Here are links to the Gold-winning "High-demand Programs Radio Campaign":

Applied Science and Engineering: 

Health and Human Services:


Information Technology:

Here is a link to the Gold-winning "Congratulations, Graduates Print Ad":

About Monroe County Community College 

Founded in 1964, Monroe County Community College is a public, two-year institution supported by tax monies from Monroe County, educational funds from the State of Michigan and student tuition.  The college’s mission is to enrich lives in our community by providing opportunity through student-focused, affordable, quality higher education and other learning experiences.  The Main Campus is located at 1555 South Raisinville Road, Monroe, Mich., 48161, with easy access to Toledo and Detroit.  The Whitman Center is located in Temperance, Mich., 48182, near the Ohio-Michigan Border.  Detailed information about MCCC is available at

Marketing & Communications

Joe Verkennes
Director of Marketing and Communications
Monroe County Community College
1555 S. Raisinville Rd., Monroe, MI  48161

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