Honors College Students are All USA American Nominees
Mary Bennett and Robert Stamps were selected as MCC nominees for the All USA Academic Team. Mary's long term goal is to own her own business, but after working for a customer service-oriented hotel, restaurant or resort first. Robert's goal is to be a writer who is focused on creating works that showcase the positive attributes of "people of color" rather than the negative stereotypes. Both were honored at a ceremony held in April in Lansing.
2015 HC Dinner and Medallion Ceremony
The Honors College held its annual dinner at the Event Center on Friday, May 1st. The following is the breakdown of the twenty-seven students who earned Honors College recognition for 2015:
- HC Diploma and Medallion – awarded to 23 MCC students
- HC Certificate of Achievement – awarded to 2 MCC student
- HC Certificate of Recognition – awarded to 2 MCC students
Honors College Students Earn Top Awards – Jasmyn Reed and Eugene Blackwell received top honors at the 2015 MCC Commencement. Jasmyn won the Phil Braun award as the top student in the 2015 graduating class. Eugene received the Paul Karr award a recognition given to the top all-around graduate (e.g., academics, leadership, community service). Both provided rousing graduation speeches at the Perani Center in May.
Mott Campus Clowns Appear at Michigan Special Olympics Summer Games
The Honors Program clown troupe performed at the summer Special Olympics, held in Mt. Pleasant May 28 – May 31. Eleven clowns entertained at the Opening Ceremonies as well as at the Closing Ceremonies & Victory Dance. The clown troupe also performed 30-minute comedy shows in the Special Events area. In addition, the student clowns had the experience of living in a residence hall at Central Michigan University.
Honors Student, Jasmyn Reed, Makes the Cover