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MCCC TO HOST 24 SUMMER CAMPS FOR KIDS FOR FIRST TIME SINCE 2019

Monroe County Community College has announced the camps available for its 2022 FUNdamentals Summer Camps program for the first time since 2019. Read Press Release

TWO MORE SESSIONS LEFT IN MCCC'S MAY DIVERSITY SERIES

Monroe County Community College will host two more events this month as part of its May Diversity Series. Read Press Release

INFORMATION SESSIONS FOR MCCC'S NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED RESPIRATORY THERAPY PROGRAM SCHEDULED FOR MAY 26

The Respiratory Therapy Program at Monroe County Community College will host the final one-hour long RT career information session next week before the application deadline for the Fall 2022 cohort in June. Read Press Release

MCCC, STATE POLICE TO HOST LAW ENFORCEMENT YOUTH ACADEMY JUNE 20-23 Applications Due May 25

As we celebrate Police Week in Michigan, Monroe County Community College's Criminal Justice program and the Michigan State Police are working together to prepare the next generation of police officers by hosting a Monroe County Law Enforcement Youth Academy from June 20-23 for, individuals age 17-21. Read Press Release

THE COMMUNITY IS INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN TWO UNIQUE EVENTS AT MCCC ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 18

THE COMMUNITY IS INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN TWO UNIQUE EVENTS AT MCCC ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 18. Presentation on "Yiddish Words and Phrases in American Culture" and Model A Display Read Press Release

MCCC’S STATE OF THE COLLEGE ADDRESS TO THE COMMUNITY SET FOR MAY 24

Monroe County Community College President Dr. Kojo A. Quartey will present the State of the College Address to the Community on May 24 at 7:30 a.m. via Zoom web conferencing. Read Press Release

NEW INDUCTEES TO PTK, HONOR SOCIETY AT MCCC, RECOGNIZED

Recently Monroe County Community College held an initiation ceremony for 18 students into the college's chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa, the national honor society for community colleges. Founded in 1918, PTK is a scholarly fellowship which Read Press Release

FIVE MONROE AND WAYNE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOLS COMPETE IN WELDING SKILLS COMPETITON AT MCCC

Recently teams from Airport High School (Carleton, MI), Bedford High School (Bedford Township, MI), Flat Rock High School (Flat Rock, MI), Monroe High School (Monroe, MI), and Woodhaven High School (Woodhaven, MI) competed in a welding skills event at Monroe County Community College. Read Press Release

'CULTURE AND DIVERSITY IN PAKISTAN' TOPIC OF MCCC DIVERSITY ZOOM SESSION ON MAY 11, 2022

Monroe County Community College will host " ulture and Diversity in Pakistan" presented by Dr. Ijaz Ahmed, MD, MS, RRT, RCP, respiratory therapy program director., on Wednesday, May 11, at 3:30 p.m. on Zoom. Read Press Release

MCCC's STUDENT NEWSPAPER, THE AGORA, AND STAFF WIN SEVERAL STATE-LEVEL AWARDS

The Agora, Monroe County Community College's student newspaper, won several awards once again at the state level in the recent Michigan Press Association’s College Better Newspaper Contest and the Michigan Community College Press Association Contest Read Press Release

MCCC TO PRESENT WIDE-RANGING SERIES OF ZOOM SESSIONS IN MONTHLY DIVERSITY SERIES FOR MAY

Did you know that May is May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, Older Americans Month, Jewish American Heritage Month and Mental Health Awareness Month? As such, Monroe County Community College is celebrating with a full slate of programming Read Press Release

MCCC WELDING STUDENTS EARN TOP HONORS AT RECENT STATEWIDE SKILLS USA COMPETITION

Each April, approximately 500 business and industry leaders coordinate nearly 80 skill and leadership contests for the 1,500 students members from across the state in the annual SkillsUSA Competition, Read Press Release

INFORMATION SESSIONS FOR MCCC'S NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED RESPIRATORY THERAPY PROGRAM SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 28

The Respiratory Therapy Program at Monroe County Community College will host a one-hour long RT career information session for the public on Thrusday, April 28, 2022 at 3 p.m. Read Press Release

MCCC Presents Awards to Students, Clubs, Programs and Faculty During Recent Honors Night Celebration

Monroe, Mich.- Monroe County Community College has honored the following students, clubs, organizations, faculty and adjunct faculty for their achievements during the 2021-22 academic year. Read Press Release

AFTER TWO-YEAR HIATUS, PLOTS AVAILABLE IN MCCC'S COMMUNITY GARDEN AGAIN THIS YEAR

The Monroe County Community College Community Farm is excited to offer plot space in the community garden to community members to grow their own fresh food this summer after a two-year hiatus. Read Press Release

MCCC TO HOLD 55TH COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY APRIL 29

Monroe County Community College graduates will be recognized during the 55th Annual Commencement Ceremony on April 29 at 6 p.m. in the Gerald Welch Health Education Building, located at 1555 S. Raisinville Rd. Read Press Release

LOCAL FINE ARTS PHOTOGRAPHER, KEVIN TRICKEY, TEACHING PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP SERIES THIS SPRING AT MCCC

Monroe County Community College’s Office of Lifelong Learning is offering a series of non-credit photography workshops this spring. The sessions will be taught by Kevin Trickey, a local fine arts photographer. Read Press Release

DEI IN THE COMMUNITY & WORKPLACE and CASA CHILD PROTECTION ARE TOPICS FOR UPCOMING MCCC DIVERSITY MONTH EVENTS

Monroe County Community College has two events remaining for in its schedule of Diversity Month events in April. These events are free and open to the community, including students, faculty and staff. Read Press Release

HEALTH SCIENCES STUDY ABROAD TRIP PLANNED FOR MAY 2023 TO UNITED KINGDOM & WESTERN EUROPE

Monroe County Community College will host an informational session via Zoom on Friday, April 22, 2022, at 6 p.m. about the 2023 Health Sciences Study Abroad experience to London and Paris. MCCC is excited to offer students, alumni, healthcare professionals and community members Read Press Release

MCCC, STATE POLICE TO HOST LAW ENFORCEMENT YOUTH ACADEMY JUNE 20-23; Applications Due May 25

Monroe County Community College's Criminal Justice program and the Michigan State Police are jointly hosting a Monroe County Law Enforcement Youth Academy from June 20-23 on MCCC's Main Campus for individuals age 17-21. Read Press Release