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MCC Honors Program Students Aren't Clowning Around About Anti-Bullying   10/15/2014  
The Mott Campus Clowns kick off their fourth year clowning for a cause

Students in the Honors Program at Mott Community College (MCC) have taken an unorthodox approach to prevent bullying - they clown around, literal . . .
 
Visit 51 Colleges & Universities Under One Roof   10/08/2014  
MCC's Regional College Fair is Oct. 23 on the main campus in Flint

College shopping can be exhausting and time consuming. Mott Community College (MCC) has made . . .
 
MCC and UM-Flint Sign Early Childhood Education Articulation Agreement   10/03/2014  
Mott Community College and the . . . 
Solving the Flint Community's Literacy Crisis   10/01/2014  
The Flint & Genesee Literacy and Basic Skills Network (Network) Action Teams will meet Thursday, Oct. 9 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Riverfront Conference Center in downtown Flint. People can register at: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/eve . . . 
Count Basie Big Band Trumpeter to Play at MCC   09/30/2014  
Mike Williams has got that swing! The lead trumpeter for the Count Basie Big Band, Williams will perform with the Mott Community College (MCC) Jazz Ensemble Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 7 p.m. in the Mott Memorial Building Auditorium.

The free concert is ope . . .
 
Welcome Event for New MCC President Dr. Beverly Walker-Griffea   09/30/2014  
The Flint community is invited to join Mott Community College in welcoming their new President Dr. Beverly Walker-Griffea to campus on Thursday, Oct. 2, at a reception in her honor. The event will be from 4 to 6:30 p.m. in the Mott Event Center in the . . . 
MCC to Offer Tactical Combat Casualty Care Course Oct. 11 & 12   09/22/2014  
Mott Community College Institute for Medical Simulation will offer a Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) course Oct. 11 and 12 at the Southern Lakes Center, 2100 W. Thompson Road, Fenton, Mich. The class runs from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Cost is $325 . . . 
Colleges Rally to Bring in Blood Donors for "Make a Difference Day"   09/17/2014  
The College Town Blood Drive is a competition to see which school can bring in the most donations.

Flint area residents are being asked to roll up their sleeves for this year's Make a Difference Day. That's because this national day of service is b . . .
 
MCC Culinary Arts Students Assist With Kohl's Cares for Healthy Kids Launch   09/16/2014  
Mott Community College (MCC) Culinary Arts students and t . . . 
Constitution Day Event at MCC   09/11/2014  
Explore political participation on Constitution Day, Sept. 17, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Event Center at Mott Community College (MCC). Join in a discussion about "The Good Citizen: How our conceptions of citizenship shape political participation," . . . 
From Page to Stage: Theatrical Design Exhibit at MCC   09/09/2014  
The Mott Community College Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Lansing area artist Amber Cook titled From Page to Stage: Theatrical Design.  Her work will be in the gallery from Monday, Sept. 2 . . . 
Kick Off Hispanic Heritage Month with "Salud a la Vida!" (Salute to Health)   09/09/2014  

The 9th Annual "Salute to Health!" . . . 

The Flint & Genesee Literacy and Basic Skills Network - Solving the Flint Community's Literacy Crisis   09/09/2014  
The Flint & Genesee Literacy and Basic Skills Network (Network) will host the first of six Literacy Planning Team Meetings, Thursday, Sept. 11, from 9a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Regional Technology Center (RTC) at Mott Community College.

The Network . . .
 
MCC to Host Short Film Showcase Sept. 8   08/26/2014  
The Third Annual Media Arts & Entertainment Technology (MAET) Short Film Showcase will be Monday, Sept. 8 at 5:45 p.m. in the Regional Technology Center, on the main campus of Mott Community College in Flint. The event is free and open to the public.< . . . 
Better Health and Wealth Day Sponsored by MCC Workforce Development   08/12/2014  

Mott Community College (MCC) Workforce Development is hosting a Health . . . 

Dr. Amy Fugate Named President of NCIA   08/11/2014  

Dr. Amy Fugate

Open House Promotes High-Demand, High-Wage Careers in Precision Machining   08/01/2014  

Looking to get into a high-demand, high-wage career in manufacturing? Learn how at the Advanced M . . . 

MCC Women's Basketball to Host 3-Day Camp   07/30/2014  

College Admission/Registration in One Day; Super Saturday at MCC Aug. 9   07/29/2014  

Mott Community College . . . 

MCC Cheerleaders to Host Cheer Day Camp   07/22/2014  
 
MCC Offers Music Career Open House July 30   06/24/2014  

MCC Presidential Search Enters Final Phase   06/19/2014  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees met in open s . . . 

Teens Explore Health Professions at MCC   06/19/2014  

MCC Public Safety to Host Free Child Identification Event   06/17/2014  

The Mott Community College (MCC) Department of Public Safety will host a free Children's Identification and Touch-A-First-Responder/Emergency Vehicle event June 24 from 2:30 to 6 p.m. at the Hispanic Technology & Community Center (HTCC), 2101 Le . . . 

MCC Library Celebrates National Library Week with Author Aaron Gulyas' Paranormal Activity - MCC Style   04/11/2014  

The Mott Community College library is celebrating National Library Week with a kickoff event featuring local author and MCC faculty, Aaron Gulyas, at 1 pm Monday, April 14, 2014 in the Mott Library located at 1401 E. Court Street, Flint, in room ML1 . . . 

MCC Benefit Concert and Silent Auction set for April 6   03/25/2014  

Mott Community College is presenting a special benefit concert to raise funds for the rebuilding of a music program destroyed by the Haiti earthquake of 2010.

The MCC Music Program's Fourth Annual Benefit Concert and Silent Auction is . . . 

MCC Board of Trustees Meeting Monday, March 24   03/14/2014  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will meet on Monday, March 24, 2014 in Room 1301 of the MCC Regional Technology Center, located at 1401 E. Court St. on the MCC main campus in Flint.

The regular committee of the whole meetin . . . 

Second Annual Story Hour Series for children and caregivers offered by MCC   03/05/2014  

A story hour program designed for children ages 2 to 7 and their parents and caregivers is being presented by Mott Community College again this year.

The storytellers, students enrolled in English Professor Heather Sisto's "Introductio . . . 

MCC offers free tax preparation services to community   03/04/2014  

Mott Community College is among a . . . 

MCC Board of Trustees to hold special meeting on presidential search process, March 4   03/03/2014  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting at 6:15 pm Tuesday, March 4, 2014 in Room 1301 of the MCC Regional Technology Center, located at 1401 E. Court St. on the MCC main campus in Flint.

The purpose of . . . 

National Baptist Convention leader to keynote annual citywide Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Dinner on Jan. 16   01/03/2014  
Dr. Elliott Cuff, Dean of the National Baptist Congress of Christian Education, National Baptist Convention, USA Inc. and pastor of the Lincoln Heights Missionary Baptist Church of Woodlawn, Ohio will be the keynote speaker for the 35th Annual Citywide Tr . . . 
Vendor Extravaganza at MCC set for Dec. 13   12/05/2013  

A holiday craft and vendor fair giving shoppers a chance to shop for un . . . 

MCC to Present Third Annual Help-Portrait Event, Dec. 7   11/22/2013  

For some people, getting a professional photograph taken is a luxury - something simply out of reach financially, given today's tough economy.

But on Saturday, Dec. 7, photographers at Mott Community College will be volunteering their time and t . . . 

Works of Flint area artist Eddie Watkins featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   11/22/2013  

The Mott Community College Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of work by Flint area artist Eddie Watkins titled Gratefulness: The Space Between the Notes. His work will be in the gallery from Monday, Nov. 25 through Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013. In . . . 

MCC Board of Trustees Meeting set for Nov. 25   11/14/2013  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will meet on Monday, Nov. 25, 2013 in Room 1301 of the MCC Regional Technology Center, located at 1401 E. Court St. on the MCC main campus in Flint.

The regular committee of the whole meeting wil . . . 

MCC Night at the Palace of Auburn Hills, Dec. 13   11/14/2013  
The Foundation for Mott Community College and the MCC Alumni Association invite you to join them for an evening to watch a Detroit Pistons basketball game from the suite level at the Palace of Auburn Hills on Friday, Dec. 13.

Mott Community College . . .
 
Public invited to MCC Fine Arts Gallery for student exhibition, Nov. 4-19   10/29/2013  
Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery, located in the Visual Arts and Design Center, will present a student exhibition of artwork by winners of the Art Achievement Awards at MCC.  The exhibition will be in the gallery from Monday, Nov. 4 through . . . 
World music group Wisaal to visit and perform at MCC Nov. 1   10/29/2013  
Mott Community College will welcome the distinctive sounds of world music when Wisaal comes to visit the Flint campus on Friday, Nov. 1.

Wisaal, a Mediterranean fusion ensemble based in Lansing, performs tunes that combine elements of Arabic music . . .
 
MCC Board of Trustees to meet Oct. 28   10/23/2013  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will meet on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 in Room 1301 of the MCC Regional Technology Center, located at 1401 E. Court St. on the MCC main campus in Flint.

MCC Ballenger Lecture Series on Financing Your Business set for Oct. 25   10/22/2013  

It started out as a small, seamstress shop and now business at St. Luke N.E.W. Life Enterprises, Inc. is booming.

The founders of St. Luke N.E.W. Life Enterprises, Inc. of Flint, Sister Ca . . . 

Public Invited to MCC 2013 Regional College Fair, Oct. 24   10/11/2013  
The Ballenger Field House at Mott Community College will be buzzing Thursday, Oct. 24, when hundreds of students from across the region will flock to the Flint campus for MCC's Regional College Fair.

The College's 30th Annual Regional College . . .
 
MCC's 21st Annual Peace and Dignity Ceremony Set for Oc.t 14   10/09/2013  

A Native American spiritual leader and Mott Community College alumnus will be visiting the Mott Community College main campus in Flint to conduct a ceremony designed to promote cultural a . . . 

Works of MCC Art Instructor Dustin Price featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   10/09/2013  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Dustin Price, Full-Time Instructor of Art and Design at Mott Communit . . . 

Community invited to MCC Language Lab to practice Spanish   10/08/2013  

Habla espanol?

Well, if you do (speak Spanish), or would like to improve your Spanish speaking skills, Mott Community College is offering an opportunity for native speakers as well as beginners to practice their Spanish at Mesa espanola (Spanis . . . 

Jazz Musician Allan Barnes, original member of The Blackbyrds featured in concert at MCC, Oct. 1   09/30/2013  

The names of American jazz musicians who have honed their performing skills while serving their country reads like a Who's Who list of the great musicians of our time: Cannonball Adderley, Roy Ayers, Tony B . . . 

City of Flint Master Plan Topic of Public Forum at Flint Pubilc Library on Sept. 26   09/20/2013  

Flint Mayor Dayne Walling will comprise a group of government leaders serving on a panel to discuss the City of Flint's blue print for the future at a public forum on Sept. 26.

"Flint's Master Plan: On the Home Stretch" is the topic of the prog . . . 

Variety of interactive activities offered at MCC's Real Health for a Whole Community Health Fair on Sept. 25   09/20/2013  

Several community organizations have partnered with Mott Community College to sponsor  the college's second annual interactive health fair on Sept. 25.

Real Health for a Whole Community, an interactive, all-day health fair encouraging peo . . . 

Works of Detroit Area Artist Nathan Tonning featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery, Sept. 23-Oct. 8   09/20/2013  

Mott Community College will present an exhibition of ceramics and sculpture pieces by Detroit area artist Nathan Tonning titled OK to be Quiet. . . . 

MCC sponsors summit in recognition of National Literacy Month   09/19/2013  

While it's no secret that illiteracy exists, the number of people who lack basic reading skills is a stunning figure. More than 30 million Americans have reading skills below basic litera . . . 

Mott Community College Board of Trustees to meet Monday, Sept. 23 at MCC Lapeer Extension Center   09/13/2013  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will meet on Monday, Sept. 23, 2013 in Room B-213 of the MCC Lapeer Extension Center, located at 550 Lake Drive in Lapeer. The regular committee of the whole meeting . . . 

Public invited to MCC Lapeer Extension Center for Ribbon Cutting & Rededication Ceremony on September 23   09/13/2013  

A number of Lapeer area civic, community, and school leaders will join Mott Community College officials to showcase the College's newly-renovated Lapeer Extension Center on Sept. 23.

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Media Arts and Entertainment Technology Program at MCC to present second annual Student Short Film Showcase   09/10/2013  

Students enrolled in Mott Community College's Media Arts and Entertainment Technology (MAET) program will be showcasing their talents again this year with the screening of five short films on Thursday.

The Second Annual Student Short Film Show . . . 

MCC Welcomes Fall 2013 Class of Recruits to the Law Enforcement Regional Training Academy   09/09/2013  

A total of 18 recruits currently enrolled in the region's newest law enforcement training academy spent part of their Friday morning, Sept. 6 training in military marching drills at the Mott Community College Law Enforcement Regional Training Academy ( . . . 

MCC Veteran Health Care & Resource Super Fair Set for Sept. 11   08/29/2013  

Mott Community College is collaborating with the United Way of Genesee County AmeriCorps Veteran Outreach Program and Joining Forces . . . 

MCC receives Department of Defense Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Pro Patria Award   08/16/2013  

The Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense operational committee, has selected Mott Community College as the recipient of its 2013 Pro Patria Award. Ret . . . 

MCC Instructor earns Michigan's first American Sign Language Teaching Endorsement   08/01/2013  

American Sign Language (ASL) has risen to become the fourth most frequently studied foreign language in the U.S., according to the Modern Language Association (MLA). 

Current and Prospective Students Invited to Super Saturday Registration Event at MCC   07/16/2013  

Mott Community College is offering a convenient, one-stop shopping opportunity on three upcoming Saturdays for prospective and current students to register for the 2013 Fall Semester. The first day of classes for the Fall Semester is Sept. 3.

M . . . 

Annual Summer Basketball Day Camp Offered at MCC   06/18/2013  

Mott Community College is offering an excellent opportunity for youth in the community to develop basketball skills with the Mott Bears 2013 Summer Basketball Day Camp.

Open to boys ages 6-14, the Camp features three four-day sessions to be hel . . . 

MCC presents Music Tech Fest for high school students July 19   06/13/2013  
The Mott Community College Music Program is offering a unique opportunity for student musicians and performers to explore the multi-faceted music technology industry at its inaugural Music Tech Fest on July 19.
 
The MCC Music Tech Fest, a day- . . .
 
Mott Community College Board of Trustees to Meet June 24   06/06/2013  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will meet on Monday, June 24, 2013 in Room 1301 of the MCC Regional Technology Center, located at 1401 E. Court St. on the MCC main campus in Flint.  

MCC Media Arts and Entertainment Technology Program to present student documentary showcase on May 15   05/10/2013  

The community is invited to Mott Community College for an exciting event showcasing short documentary films produced by students.

MCC's Media Arts and Entertainment Technology (MAET) program is presenting the Second  Annual Student Documen . . . 

MCC Students Receive Michigan Campus Compact Awards for Community Service   05/08/2013  

Two students from Mott Community College were recognized for their dedication and commitment to community service during the 17th annual Outstanding Student Service Awards Celebration, held recently . . .
 
MCC Board of Trustees Meeting Set for May 20   05/03/2013  

 
Public Invited to MCC May Day Celebration   04/29/2013  

Mott Community College will mark its annual observance of May Day on May 1, 2013. May Day, also known as International Work . . . 

MCC Commencement Set for May 4   04/25/2013  

More than 500 graduating students from Mott Community College are expected to show up at Flint's Perani Arena on Saturday, May 4, 2013 to accept their degrees in person at the c . . . 

Six to be honored in 2013 MCC Distinguished Alumni and Outstanding Retiree Awards   04/25/2013  

A diverse group of prominent community leaders, business professionals and educators are among the individuals to receive Mott Community College's Annual Distinguished Alumni and Outstanding Retiree Awards this year.

The honorees include MCC al . . . 

MCC Among Six Community Colleges Selected to Receive Michigan Pathways to Credentials Grant   04/23/2013  

Mott Community College is the recipient of a grant designed to improve the structure of career pathways programs that serve adult learners. 

 

American GI Forum/Hispanic Technology and Community Center Receives $2,500 gift   04/18/2013  

The American GI Forum/Hispanic Technology and Community Center is the recipient of a donation from a Detroit-based benefactor. The Center recently received a $2,500 check from the Cynthia . . . 

MCC Board of Trustees to meet Monday, April 22   04/15/2013  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will meet on Monday, April 22, 2013 in Room 1301 of the MCC Regional Technology Center, located at 1401 E. Court St. on the MCC main campus in Flint.

 

MCC Board of Trustees to hold committee meetings April 17   04/12/2013  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will hold committee meetings on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 in Room 1019 of the Curtice-Mott Building on the MCC main campus, located at 1401 E. Court St., Flint. The regular meeting of the Board Finance/Audit . . . 

The Steelheads to Perform at MSU College of Music's Latin is America Festival, April 15   04/12/2013  

The Steelheads will be among internationally renowned steel pan master Andy Narell and other artists, including Relator, Mark Walker, Etienne Charles, the MSU Jazz Band, and the Oakland University Steel Band, slated to perform simultaneously at Latin i . . . 

MCC Refinances Bonds; Saves Taxpayers over $3 million   04/09/2013  
Taking advantage of the current financial environment, Mott Community College has refinanced a large portion of its voter-approved bond debt. The move has saved area taxpayers over $3.3 million.
 
"The exact figure we've saved the taxpayers is . . .
 
MCC's The Bear Trap Set for April 11   04/04/2013  

The public is invited to join the excitement at The Bear Trap, an entrepreneurship competition held on Mott Community College's main campus and inspired by ABC's hit reality business show . . . 

Registration for Fall, Spring and Summers Semesters open at MCC   04/03/2013  

Registration for classes offered for the 2013 Spring, Summer and Fall Semesters at Mott Community College is now open. Students are strongly encouraged to register as soon as possible to get the classes they need, at the times they prefer. < . . . 

Works of Ann Arbor Artist Endi Poskovic Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   04/03/2013  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Ann Arbor area artist Endi Poskovic titled

Mott Campus Clowns to Appear at Anti-Bullying Assemblies in Flint Area Schools on March 22   03/21/2013  

A local clown troupe will be meeting with students throughout the community in an effort to put an end to school bullying. 

Science Olympiad at MCC Set for Saturday, March 23   03/21/2013  

The Flint campus of Mott Community College will be teeming with hundreds of middle school and high school students on Saturday, March 23, 2013 competing in the 28th Annual Region V Science Olympiad.

Mott Community College serves as h . . . 

Public Invited to MCC's 16th Annual Criminal Justice and Career Fair, April 2   03/13/2013  

With persistent threats of terrorism around the globe, the presence of homeland security across the nation and a high incidence of crime in our local communities, the demand for qualified . . . 

MCC to Present The Bear Trap entrepreneurship competition on April 11, 2013   03/07/2013  

An entrepreneurship competition inspired by ABC TV's hit reality business show "Shark Tank," sponsored by Mott Community College's Ballenger Eminent Persons Lecture Series, is scheduled f . . . 

Training for Adult Day Care Providers offered at MCC Northern Tier Center in Clio   03/07/2013  

Mott Community College's Northern Tier Center in Clio is partnering with Horizon Training and Bentley Manor in Clio to provide a unique training opportunity for anyone interested in cari . . . 

Mott Campus Clowns Unveil Anti-Bullying Program to Elementary Schools   02/28/2013  

People tend to expect comedy routines, silly stunts, juggling b proverbial fun and games from clowns. But the Mott Campus Clowns, Mott Community College's honors student clown . . . 

Mott Community College Feb. 27 Basketball Games postponed ahead of anticipated snow storm   02/26/2013  

The Mott Community College Basketball Games scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 27 against Alpena Community College have been postponed, due to the college closing i . . . 

Works of MCC Photography Program Coordinator Featured in Exhibit at Fine Arts Gallery   02/19/2013  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Flint area photographer Robert Rentschler titled Li . . . 

Public invited to Free Concert featuring Mott Community College Concert Band and Flint Concert Band at MCC   02/18/2013  

The Mott Community College Concert Band and the Flint Concert Band will perform in concert at 7:00 pm Friday Feb. 22, 2013 in the Mott Memorial Building (MMB) auditorium on the MCC main campus, located at 1401 E. Court St. in Flint. This program is fre . . . 

MCC Library Awarded Muslim Journeys Bookshelf   02/14/2013  

The Mott Community College Library has been selected to receive the Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA). The program aims to fami . . . 

MCC Presents Story Hour Series for children and caregivers, starting Feb. 22   02/13/2013  

A new story hour program designed for children ages 2-7 and their parents and caregivers is being presented by Mott Community College this month. 

The storytellers, students enrolled in MCC's "Introduction to Storyte . . . 

MCC Fridays at Applewood Series to Feature Presentation on Waterfalls of Michigan   02/05/2013  

Photojournalist Len Thomas has traveled throughout Michigan's Upper Peninsula in search of waterfalls, some of which are not accessible by road. Over the course of several years, he has taken more than 100 black and white pictures of waterfalls in the . . . 

Public Invited to Black History Month Celebration at MCC   02/05/2013  

African American cuisine will return again this year to Mott Community College's Applewood CafC), accompanied by presentations from a local artist and a musician in celebration of Black History Month.

Sponsored by the Foundation for Mott Commun . . . 

Works of Detroit Area Artist Chris Bonnay-Lewis Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   01/29/2013  
Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Detroit area ceramic artist Chrys Bonnay-Lewis titled Stax, on Stax, on Stax. Her work will be in the gallery from Monday, Feb. 4 through . . . 
Attorney Matthew Norwood Appointed to Serve on MCC Board of Trustees   01/25/2013  
Matthew L. Norwood of Grand Blanc will be sworn in as Mott Community College's newest Trustee during the MCC Board of Trustees regular meeting, scheduled for 7:30 p.m., Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 in Room 1301of MCC's Regional Technology Center, located on the . . . 
MCC Board of Trustees to Meet Jan. 28   01/23/2013  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will meet on Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 in MCC's Regional Technology Center Room 1301, located on the MCC main campus, at 1401 E. Court St., Flint.  

Flint's Master Plan Topic of Public Forum Set for Jan. 22   01/17/2013  

The City of Flint is in the process of creating its first official master plan in more than 50 years. The community is invited to a program on Jan. 22 that will feature a discussion of the first stage of developing the new master plan, touted as the ne . . . 

MCC Launches Personal Needs Drive to Benefit Flint's North End Soup Kitchen   01/17/2013  

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, "Life's most persistent and urgent question is: 'What are you doing for others?'"

For several years now, M . . . 

MCC among Michigan community colleges recognized for improving career pathways for adult learners   01/10/2013  

Mott Community College is part of a select group of Michigan community colleges highlighted in a recent report issued by the Michigan Center for Student Success and Jobs for the Future.  The report, Forging New Pathways, evaluates the exten . . . 

Appraiser Featured on "Antiques Road Show" at MCC Fridays at Applewood Program, Jan. 11   01/08/2013  

Master appraiser Robert DuMouchelle will be on hand to kick off the 2013 programs offered by the Mott Community College Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series on Friday, Jan. 11.

The community is invited to "Antiquing with Bob DuMouchelle," a pre . . . 

MCC Extends Filing Deadline for Applicants Interested in Board of Trustee Vacancy   01/04/2013  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees is currently accepting applications from candidates interested in serving on the board.  The college is extending the application deadline, initially announced in December 2012, from Tuesday, Jan. 8, 20 . . . 

MCC Announces Process for Filling Board of Trustee Vacancy   12/19/2012  

With her election as State Representative last November, MCC Trustee Pamela M. Faris was required by law to resign from the Mott Community College Board of Trustees before taking her new post. Faris was appointed by the Board of Trustees in 2010 and el . . . 

Shaltz Automation President Philip Shaltz to Keynote Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Dinner, Jan 17, 2013   12/14/2012  

Philip W. Shaltz, President of Shaltz Automation and a founding member of Flint's Uptown Developments, will be the keynote speaker for the 34th Annual Citywide Tribute Dinner in honor of Martin L. King, Jr., centered on the theme: "Embracing . . . 

Loeb Trust Lends Support to Foundation for Mott Community College   12/12/2012  

The Foundation for Mott Community College is announcing its gratitude to the Stella & Frederick Loeb Charitable Trust for its ongoing support. This year, the Loeb Trust gave generously to the Mott, Motown & More Lip Sync show and the . . . 

Vendor Extravaganza at MCC Set for Friday, Dec. 14   12/11/2012  

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MCC Board of Trustees to Hold Committee Meetings, Dec.12   12/06/2012  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will hold committee meetings on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012 in the Curtice-Mott Building, Room CM-1019, on the . . . 

MCC Board of Trustees to Meet Dec. 17   12/06/2012  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will meet on Monday, Dec. 17, 2012 in MCC's Regional Technology Center, Room 1301, located on the MCC main campus, at 1401 E. Court St., Flint.

MCC Music Faculty Compose Song for Amir Hekmati imprisoned in Iran   12/05/2012  

Flint native Amir Hekmati, son of Mott Community College Biology Professor Ali Hekmati, has been jailed in Iran since August 2011, accused by the Iranian government of being a CIA spy. A former U.S. Marine, Hekmati was taken prisoner by Iranian authori . . . 

MCC Veteran Resource Center Partners with Cell Phones for Soldiers Inc.   12/05/2012  

Mott Community College and the non-profit Cell Phones for Soldiers Inc. are inviting Flint residents to help troops call home by donating gently-used cellular phones.

With ongoing deployments to combat areas and elsewhere, as many as 369,000 tr . . . 

Prospective Students and Parents Invited to MCC Extension Centers for One Stop Wednesday Event, Dec. 12   12/04/2012  

Mott Community College is offering an excellent, one-stop shopping opportunity for all current or prospective students interested in gathering information or registering for the college's Winter Semester th . . . 

Public Invited to Usher in Holidays with MCC Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series, Dec. 14   11/29/2012  

Amy McMillan, Director of Genesee County Parks and Recreation, is one of the featured guests scheduled for the Mott Community College Fridays Applewood Lecture Series on Friday, Dec. 14.  She will be highlighting . . . 

Proceeds from Walk-a-Thon in memory of former MCC Trustee Celia Turner donated to New McCree Theatre   11/28/2012  

The Links Incorporated, Flint Chapter recently presented the New McCree Theater with a $500 check raised from proceeds generated by the organization's annual walk-a-thon, held in September in memory of deceased member and former Mott Communi . . . 

Vendors Sought for MCC Travel Club's Vendor Extravaganza, Dec. 14   11/27/2012  

The Mott Community College Travel Club, an MCC student organization, is inviting vendors,  crafters and home sales distributors to participate in their Vendor Extravaganza, scheduled to take place 10 am . . . 

Veterans Fair at MCC Set for November 30   11/27/2012  

Mott Community College is collaborating with the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs and the State of Michigan's Department of Military and Veterans Affairs in presenting a day-long event highlighting benefits available for military veterans and their f . . . 

Works of Saginaw Area Artist Alaina Plowdrey featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   11/20/2012  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of paintings by Saginaw area artist Alaina Plowdrey titled Rubber . . . 

Annual Help-Portrait Event at MCC Set for Dec. 8   11/19/2012  
 
For some people, getting a professional photograph taken is a luxury - something simply out of reach financially, given today's tough economy.
 
But on Dec. 8, photographers at Mott Community College will be volunteering their time an . . .
 
Public Invited to Art Poster Sale to Benefit Green Initiatives at MCC and in Community   11/15/2012  

The Mott Community College Green Initiatives Team (GRiT) is hosting its annual Art Poster Sale.

The posters, which will be assembled on the first floor of the Curtice-Mott Comp . . . 

MCC Basketball Teams Set to Play Saturday, Nov. 17   11/14/2012  

The Mott Community College's men's and women's basketball teams will host Kellogg Community College of Battle Creek in games scheduled for Saturday, November 17, 2012 at the Ballenger Field House, located at 1401 E. Court St. on the MCC main . . . 

MCC Board of Trustees Meeting Set for Nov. 26   11/13/2012  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will meet on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012 in MCC's Regional Technology Center, Room 1301, located on the MCC main campus, at 1401 E. Court St., Flint.

MCC Board of Trustees to Hold Committee Meetings, Nov. 19   11/13/2012  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will hold committee meetings on Monday, Nov. 19, 2012 in the Curtice-Mott Building, Room CM-1019, on the MCC main campus, 1401 E. Court St., Flint.  

MCC Among Michigan Community Colleges and Universities Partnering in Grant to Expand Associate Degree Completion   11/07/2012  

Five national foundations have announced Mott Community College among the recipients of $6.4 million in grants supporting a multi-state initiative to help more students who have transferred from community colle . . . 

MCC Trustee Rafael Turner Elected to Association of Community College Trustees Board   11/07/2012  

At its annual leadership Congress in Boston held recently, the national Association of Community College Trustees elected Mott Community College Trustee . . . 

Works of Student Art Achievement Award Winners Featured in Exhibition at MCC   11/02/2012  
Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of artwork by seven Art Achievement Award winning students at Mott Community College. The exhibition will be in the gallery from Monday, Nov. 5 thro . . . 
MCC Board of Trustees to Hold Special Meeting Oct. 29   10/26/2012  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting at 5:30 pm Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 in Room 1301 of MCC's Regional Technology Center, located on the MCC main campus, 1401 E. Court St., Flint.

The purpose of this meeting i . . . 

Public Invited to Open Forum at MCC featuring discussion of Michigan's Six Ballot Proposals, Oct. 30   10/24/2012  

Michigan voters will face six statewide ballot proposals when they head to the polls on Nov. 6.  

MCC Presents Veterans Celebration Event on Nov. 8   10/23/2012  

Mott Community College's Veteran Services office is presenting a special program to celebrate veterans of America's armed forces and to increase awareness of the services and benefits available to those veterans. The Veteran Celebration and Awareness e . . . 

MCC's Annual Halloween Party for Community Set for Oct. 26   10/15/2012  

Mott Community College is again this year providing a free, fun, family-friendly environment for children to enjoy the Halloween festivities.

MCC's 11 . . . 

ABC TV's Shark Tank Star Daymond John to Keynote MCC Ballenger Lecture Series, Nov. 1   10/12/2012  

Daymond John launched his career as an entrepreneur by making and selling tie-top hats on the streets of Queens, New York. Rising from those humble beginnings, to achieving his first huge success, the Hip-Hop inspired FUBU (For Us, By Us) . . . 

MCC's Annual Regional College Fair Set for Oct. 25   10/11/2012  
Mott Community College's 29th Annual Regional College Fair is scheduled for 6 to 7:30 pm in the Ballenger Field House on the MCC main campus in Flint, 1401 E. Court St. This event is free and open to the public. For details about the MCC Regional College . . . 
Works of MCC Art and Design Faculty on Exhibit at Fine Arts Gallery   10/10/2012  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of drawings and prints by Mott Community College Art and Design Faculty Katie Krcmarik and Alla Dubrovich. Their work will be in the gallery from . . . 

Flint River Wild Ones Meeting Set for Monday, Oct. 8   10/04/2012  

Flint River Wild Ones, an environmental education and advocacy group focusing on native plant species; will hold their next meeting at the Southbound I-75 Clio rest stop.

The meeting, which will include garden maintenance, seed and plant collec . . . 

MCC Board of Trustees to Hold Committee Meetings Oct. 17   10/04/2012  

 

The Mott Community College Bo . . . 

MCC Board of Trustees to Meet Oct. 22   10/04/2012  

The Mott Community College Board of Trustees will meet Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 in MCC's Regional Technology Center, Room 1301, loca . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Annual Peace and Dignity Ceremony   10/03/2012  

A Native American spiritual leader and Mott Community College alumnus will be visiting the Mott Community College main campus in Flint to conduct a ceremony designed to promote cultural and racial harmony on Monday.

Wayne Wilson, member of the . . . 

Domestic Violence Survivor Johnnetta McSwain to Speak at Interactive Health Fair Hosted by MCC, Oct. 11   09/28/2012  
Johnnetta McSwain is a woman who is not only rising above her scars: she is soaring.
 
McSwain, the CEO and founder of Breaking the Cycle, Beating the Odds, an organization that empowers women to break negative, self-destructive cycles that kee . . .
 
Celia Turner Memorial Walk Set for Saturday, Sept. 29   09/26/2012  

The Links, Incorporated, Flint Area Chapter has set Sept. 29, 2012 as the date for their Annual Walk-A-Thon in memory of Celia M. Turner. Turner, a former Mott Community College (MCC) Trustee, also was an active member of The Links. She passed away on . . . 

Candlelight Vigil at MCC for Hekmati Family Set for Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012   09/24/2012  

The community is invited to a candlelight vigil at Mott Community College for the family of Flint native Amir Hekmati, at 7 pm, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012.  A brief ceremony will be held outdoors on the sou . . . 

Improving Health Outcomes in the Community focus of Interactive Health Fair at MCC on Oct. 11   09/20/2012  

Four community non-profit organizations have joined forces to help advocate for interactive monitoring and improving the health of students at Mott Community College, as well a . . . 

MCC celebrates new Associate in Fine Arts Degree with Launch Party on Oct. 2   09/19/2012  

Mott Community College is celebrating its latest degree offering with a launch party in October, and everyone is invited.

Beginning this semester, Fall 2012, students at MCC can pursue an Associate in Fine Arts (AFA), with . . . 

First Annual Student Short Film Showcase presented by MCC Media Arts and Entertainment Technology Program Sept. 20   09/18/2012  

The Media Arts and Entertainment Technology (MAET) program at Mott Community College is proud to announce an exciting, new event showcasing short films produced by students.

The MAET's First Annual Student Short Film Showcase will show six shor . . . 

Works of Ann Arbor Area Artist Tad McKillop Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   09/18/2012  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of sculpture by Ann Arbor area Artist Tad McKillop, titled "New Works in Bronze."

His work will be in the gallery from Monday, September . . . 

Public Invited to MCC's Annual Observance of Constitution Day   09/17/2012  

The community is invited to join MCC administrators, faculty, staff and students at 11:30 am Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012 to commemorate the 225th anniversary of the U.S. Constitution as well as the 11th anniversary of the . . . 

Flint Mayor Dayne Walling to Speak at MCC Fridays at Applewood Program, Sept. 14   09/11/2012  

Dayne Walling, Mayor of Flint, is the featured speaker at the first installment of the Mott Community College 2012-13 Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series . . . 

Open House for Mott College Law Enforcement Training Academy set for Sept. 7 at MCC Southern Lakes Branch Center in Fenton   09/05/2012  

Mott Community College's new Law Enforcement Regional Training Academy (LERTA) will be hosting an open house for its training program at 10 am Friday, S . . . 

Flint River Wild Ones Talk and Tour Explores Hidden Garden in Fenton   08/20/2012  
The public has a chance to tour one of the area's most interesting private gardens and learn about the plants found there. On Friday, August 24 at 6 pm, the Wild Ones will present a talk and tour at the home garden of Jane Huggins in Fenton. The event is . . . 
MCC alerting students of American Opportunity Tax Credit designed to offset education costs   08/09/2012  

As a student, you're obviously concerned about earning college credits, but officials at Mott Community College want you to be aware of an extra credit . . . 

New Health Information Technology Certificate Offered by MCC Starting Fall 2012   07/19/2012  
Mott Community College continues to pave the way for individuals seeking careers in a variety of technical fields on the cutting-edge. 
 
The Board of Trustees at Mott Community College has approved a new certificate in health information . . .
 
MCC Northern Tier Center in Clio to Present Careers in Motion Information Sessions   07/18/2012  
The Northern Tier Center (NTC) of Mott Community College, located in Clio, is providing an excellent opportunity for people to gather information about education options with the free program "Careers in Motion - College Information Nights."
 
 
New Degree in Fine Arts Offered at MCC starting Fall 2012   07/16/2012  
A new degree program that gives students an exciting opportunity to nurture their creative side will be offered by Mott Community College starting with the Fall 2012 semester.
 
The Board of Trustees at MCC has approved the offering of the Asso . . .
 
MCC to go smoke and tobacco free at all locations, starting Sept. 4, 2012   07/12/2012  

In an effort to promote a healthier environment, Mott Community College is following a growing college trend by implementing a smoke-free and tobacco-free policy throughout the entire college system.

All Mott Community Co . . . 

MCC's Rebecca Gale-Gonzalez Nominated for Governor's Service Award   07/06/2012  

Rebecca Gale-Gonzalez of Flint is one of five finalists for "Volunteer of the Year" in the 2012 Governor's Service Awards.

Gale-Gonzalez, marketing . . . 

MCC Women in Education Presents "The Mystery Behind Women" on June 8   06/04/2012  

The Women in Education (WIE) Committee at Mott Community College is sponsoring "The Mystery Behind Women: The Icewoman Calls," a fun, interactive dinner theater on Friday, June 8, 2012 that will involve audience volunteers, selected at rando . . . 

Mott Community College Opens New Law Enforcement Training Academy at MCC Southern Lakes Branch Center in Fenton   05/29/2012  

Whether it's patrolling a neighborhood to keep residents safe, gathering facts and collecting evidence for criminal cases, or protecting people in harm's way, a law enfor . . . 

MCC Announces 54th Annual Student Art Show   05/15/2012  

An exhibition showcasing more than 300 works of art by students at Mott Community College will be on public display through June 29, 2012.

 

Recent Weather Inspires MCC to Offer Family Emergency Preparedness Course   05/15/2012  

With a year of extreme weather under way, Mott Community College's Institute for Medical Simulation is offering a Family Emergency Preparedness Course to help families prepare for the challenges of weather and other emergencies. The three-hour program . . . 

MCC Commencment Ceremony Set for Saturday, May 5   05/04/2012  

More than 600 graduating students from Mott Community College are expected to show up at Flint's Perani Arena on Saturday, May 5, 2012 to accept their degrees in person at the college's 2012 commencement ceremony. The ceremony begins at 2 pm . . . 

Sold-Out Crowd Inspires Additional Performance of MCC's Mott, Motown & More Lip Sync Show   05/03/2012  

An overwhelming demand for tickets to this year's Mott, Motown & More Lip Sync Show at Mott Community College left the popular show sold out before publicit . . . 

MCC Distinguished Alumni Program Set For May 8   04/23/2012  

Mott Community College Men's Basketball Coach Steve Schmidt and WWCK-FM Radio Personality Stephanie K. Confer will be among honorees receiving MCC's most prestigious recognition as Distinguished Alumni at 6 pm on May 8 at Applewood Cafe), located . . . 

MCC to Host Public Forum Fit in Flint: Steps to a Healthier Community   04/10/2012  

Flint is located in one of unhealthiest counties in Michigan, according to a national study released this month.

Mott Community College to Present Music Performance at Flint Art Walk on June 8   04/10/2012  

An evening of musical art works will be presented on Friday, June 8 from 6 to 8 pm at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 711 S. Saginaw St. in downtown Flint for the Flint Art Walk.

"A Musical Gallery" will feature the Mott Comm . . . 

MCC Center for Teaching and Learning to Present "Making Sense of the Economy," April 10   04/05/2012  

The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) at Mott Community College is inviting the community to a presentation titled "Making Sense of the Economy," featuring Business Economist Paul Traub with the Detroit Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicag . . . 

Works of Lansing Area Artist Benjamin Duke Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   04/05/2012  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of paintings by Lansing area artist Benjamin Duke titled Unhinged. His work will be in the gallery from Monday, April 9 through Tuesday, A . . . 

Ballenger Lecture Series Focusing on Business Set for April 13   04/04/2012  
As the Flint area struggles to rebuild its economy in the aftermath of lost automotive jobs, Mott Community College's Ballenger Eminent Persons Lecture Series is beginning a two-year-long program focusing on Business. The program will kick-off with a Busi . . . 
Public Invited to MCC National Championship Community Celebration on April 4   03/30/2012  

The Mott Bears have made basketball history, and Mott Community College is inviting the entire community to a public celebration in honor of the champions.

On Saturday, March 25, 2012, the Mott Community College Men's Bas . . . 

MCC Men's Basketball Team Wins Record-Breaking Fourth National Championship   03/26/2012  
The Mott Community College Bears, and their Coach Steve Schmidt, are used to shattering records, making history - that is, national history.  And they did it again.
 
Making their eighth appearance at the National Junior College Athletic . . .
 
Legendary Folk Singer Peggy Seeger to Perform in Concert at MCC on April 4   03/21/2012  

Legendary folk singer Peggy Seeger, a major force in the world of folk music, will be performing in concert at Mott Community College at 7 pm Wednesday, April 4, 2012 in the auditorium of the Mott Memorial . . . 

Young Scientists to Compete in Science Olympiad at MCC on Saturday, March 24   03/20/2012  

The Flint campus of Mott Community College will be teeming with hundreds of middle school and high school students on Saturday, March 24, 2012 competing in the 27th Annual Region V Science Olympiad.

Mott Community College serves as h . . . 

Works of Detroit Area Artist Susan Aaron-Taylor Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   03/14/2012  
Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Detroit area artist Susan Aaron-Taylor titled Dreamscapes. Her work will be in the gallery from Monday, March 19 through Tuesday, April 3 . . . 
Public Invited to Fundraiser for MCC Men's Basketball Team Going to National Tournament   03/12/2012  

The Mott Bears have done it again.

 

Mott Commu . . . 

Criminal Justice Career and Information Fair at MCC Set for April 3   03/07/2012  

When faced with a sluggish economy, widespread layoffs and job cuts, finding a career with long-term growth potential can be a challenge.

 

MCC Upward Bound Program Seeking Students from Area Middle Schools   03/02/2012  

The Mott Community College TRIO Upward Bound is recruiting students for participation in its 2012-13 program. Students will have an opportunity to participate in an exciting six-week summer experience, as well as a program during the school year, with . . . 

Mott Campus Clowns to Take Their Act on the Road to Philadelphia   02/29/2012  

Call it clowning for a cause. When the Mott Community College students who make up the Mott Campus Clowns put on their painted, funny faces, don colorful, silly clothes or slip on those huge, over-sized shoes, they have more than just entertaining . . . 

MCC Electronics Specialist Builds Solar Trainer as Teaching Tool to Demonstrate Benefits of Solar Energy   02/27/2012  
With the price and consumption of energy spiraling and environmentally-friendly green initiatives on the rise, it's no surprise that solar energy - one of the fastest growing renewable energy sources - is gaining popularity across the globe. According to . . . 
MCC Loaned Chevrolet Volt for Use in Automotive Technology Program   02/24/2012  

Mott Community College has been given an opportunity to use a loaned out Chevrolet Volt, an electric car produced by General Motors, for two weeks.

The Chevy Volt will be utilized in hands-on learning activities for studen . . . 

Works of Detroit Area Artist Jacklyn Brickman featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   02/23/2012  
Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of work by Detroit area artist Jacklyn Brickman titled Homage to Heqet.
 
Her work will be in the gallery Monday, Feb. 27 through Tuesday, March 13, 2012. In addition, . . .
 
Public Invited to MCC Black History Month Event "Who's Driving the Bus?" on Feb. 8   01/31/2012  

A distinguished panel of community activists and Mott Community College alumni will discuss their roles and achievements against the backdrop of the nati . . . 

Free Global Issues Film Festival Set for Jan. 24-28   01/19/2012  

Continuing a tradition of bringing provocative films to the Flint area, Mott Community College, Kettering University and the University of Michigan-Flint have partnered for a tenth year to present the Global Issues Film Festival.

Five film . . . 

Open Forum on Flint's Emergency Manager Set for Jan. 17   01/12/2012  

The impact of Flint's Emergency Manager and the state takeover of the City's finances will be the topic of a public forum on Jan. 17. "The Emergency Manager: Concerns and Outcomes for Flint" is the title of a panel discussion scheduled for 5:30 to 7 p. . . . 

Public Invited to Student Drawing Exhibition at MCC   01/10/2012  

An exhibition of drawings by Mott Community College's Basic Drawing students will open Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012 in the Fine Arts Gallery, located in the Visual Arts and Design Center on the Mott Community College main campus, 1401 E. Court St. in Flint. . . . 

MCC Psychology Professor Lillie McCain to Keynote Community-Wide Tribute Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Jan. 12   01/04/2012  

Dr. Lillie McCain, MCC Psychology Professor and cousin to U.S. Sen. John McCain, will keynote the 33rd Annual Community-Wide Tribute Dinner in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., centered around the theme:  "Dream Keepers Encouraging . . . 

American GI Forum/Hispanic Technology & Community Center Receives $10,000 Gift   12/22/2011  

The American GI Forum/Hispanic Technology and Community Center is the recipient of another gift from the same donor that surprised the center with a donation this past summer.

MCC Extension Centers Go Smoke-Free   12/22/2011  

As of January 1, 2012, all of the Mott Community College extension centers will have a no-smoking policy, part of a step-by-step move toward a completely smoke-free institution for all MCC locations.

Smoking will not be pe . . . 

MCC Honored in Washington, DC as One of the Top Ten Community Colleges in America   12/12/2011  

On December 12, 2011, Mott Community College was honored at a prestigious event at the National Press Club in Washington, DC as one of the top ten community colleges out of more than 1,200 community colleges in America. The event was held by the Aspen . . . 

Registration for MCC 2012 Winter Semester Open   12/08/2011  

Full service registration for the 2012 Winter Semester at Mott Community College is open and continues to Jan. 13, 2012. The first day of classes for the Winter Semester is Jan. 14, 2012.

Registration can be done in person . . . 

MCC Photographers to Bring Smiles to Community at Help-Portrait Event, Dec. 10   12/05/2011  

Perhaps you're looking for a job and you need a photograph for that all-important resume, or a family portrait for the holidays, or just a once-in-a lifetime memory to last forever.

Mott Community College is providing tha . . . 

Award-Winning Grand Rapids Guitar Quartet to Perform in Free Concert at MCC, Dec. 8   11/30/2011  

Mott Community College is providing a rare opportunity for audiences to take in a live performance featuring an ensemble of four Michigan-based guitarists on Dec. 8, 2011.

The Grand Rapids Guitar Quartet (GRGQ) will be performing in concert at . . . 

Works of Detroit Area Artist Jeremy Brooks Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   11/23/2011  
Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition by Detroit area artist Jeremy Brooks, titled Recent Work.  His work will be in the gallery from Monday, Nov. 28 through Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011.  In addition, Brooks will give . . . 
Public Invited to Usher in Holidays with MCC Friday Applewood Lecture Series on Dec. 9   11/22/2011  

John Manse, Director of Food Kitchens for Catholic Charities, will be one of the featured guests at the Mott Community College Friday Applewood Lecture Series on Friday, Dec. 9, 2011. Flushing resident Dan Hayes, who has been singing a variety of music . . . 

MCC Student Clown Troupe Formed to Entertain and Serve the Community   11/17/2011  

Dr. Brian Ivory doesn't mind when students in his class clown around some times: it's a course requirement.

Works of Artist Tom Nuzum Featured in MCC Fine Arts Gallery, Nov. 7-22   11/03/2011  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of works on paper by the late Thomas Nuzum, Flint area artist and former art professor at Mott Community College, entitled Tom Nuzum; An Artist's Artist.

His work will . . . 

Certified Nursing Assistant Training Offered at MCC Lapeer Extension Center   10/27/2011  

The Continuing Education Department at Mott Community College's Lapeer Extension Center is offering a one-month long, state-accredited training program for individuals interested in careers as Certified Nursi . . . 

Global Issues Film Festival at MCC set For Nov. 4-6   10/26/2011  

Mott Community College is kicking off the tenth annual Global Issues Film Festival, continuing the tradition of bringing provocative films to the Flint area from independent filmmakers from around the world.

MCC is co-sponsoring four films, in . . . 

Sloan Museum Director Tim Shickels to Speak at MCC's Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series, Nov. 11   10/26/2011  

Tim Shickels, Director of the Sloan Museum, will be the featured speaker at the Mott Community College Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series on Friday, Nov . . . 

MCC Annual Halloween Party for Community Set for Oct. 28   10/21/2011  

Mott Community College is again this year providing a free, fun and safe environment for families to enjoy Halloween festivities.

MCC's 10th annual Halloween Party is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 28, 2011 from 5 to 8 pm in the Ballenge . . . 

Free Truck Driver Training Class Offered at MCC Southern Lakes Branch Center in Fenton   10/19/2011  

From big rigs to freighters to tankers, more than 3 million Americans today are making a living as truck drivers.

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, job opportunities for truck drivers tend . . . 

Baritone Scott Bearden to Give Free, Public Presentation Sponsored by MCC Music Program   10/17/2011  

The Music Program at Mott Community College is welcoming Scott Bearden, Swartz Creek native and baritone opera singer, for a special presentation from 2:45 to 3:45 pm, on Tuesday, Oct. 18, in the Mott Memorial Building on the . . . 

Works of Celebrated Artist Andy Warhol Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   10/17/2011  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of photographs by famed artist Andy Warhol titled For the Record: Andy Warhol's Polaroid and Snapshots 1974-1986.  These original Polaroid a . . . 

MCC to Offer a Class on Evolution and Humans   10/14/2011  

"That question is this: Is man an ape or an angel?  I am on the side of the angels. I repudiate with indignation and abhorrence those new fangled theories." - Benjamin Disraeli
 
"If we are going to teach creation science as an alternat . . . 

Al Jazeera Journalist Zeina Awad to Appear at MCC, Oct. 20   10/13/2011  

The Arab American Heritage Council (AAHC), Mott Community College (MCC), and the University of Michigan-Flint will present Zeina Awad, Al Jazeera's Engl . . . 

Local Real Estate Developer Scott Whipple to Speak at MCC's Fridays at Applewood Series, Oct. 14   10/05/2011  

Scott Whipple, Development and Project Manager of Uptown Developments, is the featured speaker at the Mott Community College Fridays at Applewood Lecture . . . 

MCC's Judith Cawhorn to Serve on National Board for Community College Development Officers   10/05/2011  

Judith Cawhorn, Executive Director of Grant Development at Mott Community College, has been named to the 2012 Board of Directors for the Council for Resource Development (CRD), Washington, DC.  She will . . . 

Public Invited to MCC's 19th Annual Peace & Dignity Ceremony In Observance of Hispanic Heritage Month, Oct. 10   10/04/2011  

A Native American spiritual leader and Mott Community College alumni from Phoenix, Arizona will be visiting the Mott Community College main campus in Flint to conduct a ceremony designed to promote cultural and racial harmony on Oct. 10.

Navajo . . . 

MCC among Co-sponsors of Career Fair at Cleary University, Oct. 4   10/03/2011  
Mott Community College is co-sponsoring a Career Fair at the Cleary University campus in Howell on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. The Cleary University Howell Campus is located at 3750 Cleary Drive in Howell.  This Career Fair is free for job seekers and emp . . . 
Works of Lansing Area Artist Ryan Claytor Featured in Exhibit at MCC Fine Arts Gallery, Sept. 26-Oct. 11   09/23/2011  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Lansing area comic artist Ryan Claytor, titled Comics and Visual Narrative, Collected Works by Ryan Claytor.

His work w . . . 

MCC Ballenger Lecture Series Presents An Evening with Patti Smith, Oct. 13   09/21/2011  

Singer-songwriter, poet and visual artist Patti Smith will speak at the Mott Community College  Ballenger Eminent Persons Lecture Series at 7 pm on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011 in the Ballenger Field . . . 

Hundreds Attend MCC Dedication Ceremony Commemorating 10th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks   09/19/2011  

A respectful gathering of community leaders and elected officials joined Mott Community College staff and students on Sunday Sept. 11, 2011 to honor fir . . . 

Veterans Job Fair at MCC Set for Sept. 23   09/16/2011  

Veterans of the U.S. armed forces are invited to Mott Community College to explore job opportunities with General Motors on Friday, Sept. 23 at the Veterans Job Fair.

Representatives from General Motors will be recruiting . . . 

MCC Named One of the Top 10 Community Colleges in America   09/14/2011  

The Washington-based Aspen Institute has named Mott Community College as one of the top ten community colleges in America. There are more than 1,200 community colleges in the country.

 

MCC to Observe U.S. Constitution Day on Sept. 15   09/13/2011  

On Sept. 17, 1787, delegates to the United States Constitutional Convention met for the last time to sign a document they had created. That document was the U.S. Constitution, establishing the rights and freedoms that U.S. citizens enjoy tod . . . 

MCC Dedication of 9/11 Memorial Featuring Piece of World Trade Center Set for Sept. 11, 2011   09/01/2011  

Mott Community College is using the dedication of a memorial featuring a piece of the World Trade Center destroyed on September 11, 2001, which was presented to MCC by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, as an opportunity to honor local . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Student Drawing Exhibition, Sept. 6-20   09/01/2011  

An exhibition of drawings by Mott Community College's Basic Drawing students will open Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011 in the Fine Arts Gallery of the Visual Arts and Design Center on the Mott Community College main campus, 1401 E. Court St. in Flint.

T . . . 

Graduates of MCC Respiratory Therapy Program Achieve 100 Percent Pass Rate   08/23/2011  

People who suffer from breathing disorders literally depend on assistance from respiratory therapists for every breath they take.

Respiratory therapists work on the front lines to improve the day-to-day living of their pa . . . 

Public Invited to Annual Community Fun Day at Hispanic Technology and Community Center   08/08/2011  

Flint's Hispanic Technology & Community Center is presenting its annual free, family-friendly event known as Community Fun Day.

Community Fun Day is scheduled for 11 am to 3 pm Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011 at the Hispanic T . . . 

Local Foundation Donates $7,000 to Hispanic Technology & Community Center   07/27/2011  

When Eduardo Zimmermann, Site Coordinator for the Hispanic Technology & Community Center gave a recent routine tour of the center to two officials from a local foundation, he might have expected a simple "thank-you" for his time.

Highlight . . . 

MCC Offers Free Truck Driver Training Program, Aug. 1   07/22/2011  

More than 3 million Americans make a living driving trucks: from big rigs to freighters to tankers.

Truck drivers comprise one of the largest occupations, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Overall, job oppo . . . 

Students Invited to Enroll in Free Transportation, Distribution and Logistics High School Academy at MCC   07/22/2011  

The Genesee County region is well on its way to becoming a major player in the growing field of Transportation, Distribution and Logistics (TDL). With the emergence of new business and industry along the transportation corridors of I-69 and I-75, comes . . . 

American GI Forum of Flint/Hispanic Technology and Community Center Receives $2,500 Donation from UAW Region 1C   07/15/2011  

Norwood Jewell, Director, and Steve Dawes, Assistant Director of the UAW Region 1C, recently presented a check for $2,500 to the American GI Forum of Flint/Hispanic Technology and Community Center.

The funds will be used to help improve facilit . . . 

Public Ceremony Set to Rename MCC Baseball Field for Ernie Myers on July 22   07/15/2011  

One of the key figures in the rich sports tradition at Mott Community College is former Athletic Director and Coach Ernie Myers.

 

MCC Board of Trustees Re-Elects Lenore Croudy as Chair   07/14/2011  

Lenore Croudy was re-elected as Chair of the Mott Community College Board of Trustees in a unanimous vote at the trustees' organizational meeting on July 13, 2011. Croudy, who begins her fifth term serving on the Mott Communi . . . 

Public Invited to Special Meeting, Swearing-in Ceremony of MCC Board of Trustees, July 13   07/08/2011  

Lenore Croudy, Pam Faris, and Michael Freeman will be sworn in at the Mott Community College Board of Trustees' biennial reorganizational meeting, sched . . . 

Exhibit Featuring Flint-Area Holocaust Survivors on Display at MCC Library   06/23/2011  

An intriguing exhibit providing first-hand accounts from survivors of the Holocaust will be featured at the Mott Community College Library starting Monday, June 27. 

MCC Named Among Nation's Top 100 Associate Degree Producers   06/20/2011  

Mott Community College h . . . 

Mott Library to Celebrate Grand Re-Opening, June 23   06/15/2011  

Mott Community College will celebrate the re-opening of the Mott Library on June 23, following several months of renovations.

The newly-renovated Mott Library, located on the MCC main campus at 1401 E. Court St. in Flint, . . . 

Lenore Croudy Gives Back to "Lifetime Friends" at MCC   06/07/2011  

Mott Community College Trustee Chair Lenore Croudy is giving back to a lot of "lifetime friends" with the announcement of an endowment bearing her name.
 
More than $17,000 was raised at a birthday tribute honoring Croudy in March, establish . . . 

MCC Announces 53rd Annual Student Art Show   05/26/2011  

An exhibition showcasing more than 300 works of art by students at Mott Community College will be on public display through June 17, 2011.
 
The 53rd Annual Student Art Show features a broad range of art work by MCC students,  located i . . . 

MCC Students Receive Michigan Campus Compact Awards for Dedication to Community Service   05/19/2011  

Two students from Mott Community College were awarded for their dedication and commitment to community service during the Michigan Campus Compact 15th a . . . 

Mott Community College and the University of Michigan-Flint Partner to Offer Students New Education Option   05/12/2011  

Mott Community College and the University of Michigan-Flint have a long history of forming partnerships to better the educational opportunities for area students. Now, the two schools have created Mott2UM-Fli . . . 

Reception for Gordon LaVere Photography Exhibit Set for Friday, May 13 at MCC   05/11/2011  

The Mott Community College Photography Program is proud to present the first exhibit from the Gordon LaVere Collection.  The exhibit opens in the l . . . 

MCC Announces Recruiting for Upward Bound Program   05/10/2011  

Mott Community College TRIO Upward Bound is currently recruiting students for participation in its program. Students will have an opportunity to take part in an exciting six-week summer experience, as well as a program during the school year, with acti . . . 

Mott, Motown & More Lip Sync Show Radiant With Local Talent   05/09/2011  

Under the new direction of Flint's own Alfred Bruce Bradley, this year's Mott, Motown & More will be radiating with local talent, according to Lennetta Coney, Executive Director of College and Community Advancement at Mott Community College.

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Mott College Golf Team Wins State Championship   05/04/2011  

Once again the Mott Community College Bears have won a state championship. This time it was in golf. 

MCC Among Community Partners Presenting 2011 Ride and Drive in Downtown Flint, May 7   05/02/2011  

The General Motors' Supplier Diversity Council is providing a unique opportunity for the community to view and test drive more than 20 of the latest, top of the line GM vehicles at the 2011 Flint Ride and Dri . . . 

Annual May Day Celebration Honoring Frances Cleaves at MCC Set for May 2   04/29/2011  

Mott Community College will honor the life and legacy of the late Frances E. Cleaves at the 4th Annual May Day Celebration at 11:30 am on Monday, May 2, 2011. The program will take place outdoors on the MCC main campus, at th . . . 

MCC Ranked Among Nation's 120 Best Community Colleges by Aspen Institute College Excellence Program   04/27/2011  
In its first step to identify the nation's best community colleges and award $1 million in prize money, the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program today ranked Mott Community College as one of the nation's 120 best community colleges, challenging it t . . . 
Department of Public Safety at MCC Participating in National Prescripton Drug Take Back Day, April 30   04/26/2011  

The Mott Community College Department of Public Safety and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public another opportunity this year to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes o . . . 

Mott Community College Commencement Set for April 30   04/25/2011  

About 600 graduating students from Mott Commun . . . 

MCC to Host Free, Public Discussion: Eating Locally: Building Community Through Food on April 21   04/18/2011  

Eating local, eating green b the benefits of consuming locally, produced food b will be the focus of a free, public forum at  

MCC and Oakland University Announce Innovative Partnership, April 8   04/06/2011  

Leaders from Oakland University and Mott Community College are forming a partnership for a joint admission, concurrent enrollment program that will provide an innovative higher education option for students in the region. The partnership, called Mott2O . . . 

Works of MCC Sculpture Prof. Cate Smith Featured in Exhibit at Fine Arts Gallery, April 4-19   04/01/2011  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present a . . . 

Award-Winning Actor Tony Shalhoub from TV Series Monk to Speak at MCC Ballenger Lecture Series, April 8   03/31/2011  

Tony Shalhoub, whose television work includes the role of obsessive-compulsive detective Adrian Monk in the long-running USA Television Network series Monk, will be the featured speaker for Mott Community College's Ballenger Eminent P . . . 

Community Dance at MCC Set for April 29   03/30/2011  

The Mott Community College Alumni Association is bringing back a traditional favorite among former students -- a community dance that alumni have frequently mentioned as one of the most beloved events of MCC's early y . . . 

MCC Board of Trustees Conducting Interviews to Fill Board of Trustees Vacancy   03/28/2011  

A diverse group of residents from across the Flint/Genesee County area will be interviewing for an opportunity to serve on the Mott Community Colleg . . . 

Mott Community College Announces Registration for 2011 Spring, Summer and Fall Semesters   03/25/2011  

Registration for classes offered for the 2011 Spring, Summer and Fall Semesters at Mott Community College opens April 1. Students are strongly encouraged to register as soon as possible to get the classes they need, at the times they prefer. . . . 

MCC Presents Mixed Pairs Art Exhibit at Michigan Institute for Contemporary Art in Lansing, April 3-26   03/24/2011  

Mott Community College is presenting "Mixed Pairs," an exhibition of art at the Michigan Institute for Contemporary Art (MICA) in Lansing.  The opening reception will take place from 1 to 4 pm Sunday, April 3, 2011 as part . . . 

Public Invited to Ensembles Concert at MCC   03/18/2011  

The Mott Community College Music Program is presenting its annual Winter Chamber Ensemble Concert.

The concert begins at 7 pm Thursday, March 24, 2011 in the Mott Memorial Building Auditorium. This event is free and open t . . . 

Discussion on Implications of Hybrid Technology at MCC Regional Technology Center, March 18   03/17/2011  

The arrival of hybrid and pure electrical vehicles has multiple implications for automotive service technology and has led to the development of a number of new courses in Automotive Service Programs across t . . . 

MCC Students Organize Personal Care Items Drive to Benefit Community   03/17/2011  

Mott Community College's Criminal Justice student organization, the Law Enforcement Resource Network, or the L.E.R.N. Club, has spearheaded a personal care items drive to benefit the needy in our com . . . 

Young Scientists to Compete in Science Olympiad at MCC Saturday, March 19   03/15/2011  
The Flint campus of Mott Community College will be teeming with hundreds of middle school and high school students on Saturday, March 19, 2011 competing in the 26th Annual Region V Science Olympiad.
 
MCC serves as host and organizing sponsor o . . .
 
Emergency Response Trauma Simulation Conference at MCC's Institute for Medical Simulation Set for March 19   03/10/2011  

Emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and paramedics are being offered a unique learning opportunity to practice vehicle extrication as well as simulated trauma scenarios at the Emergency Response Trauma Simulation Conference, scheduled for Saturday, Ma . . . 

Works of Flint Area Artist Mary Birkmeier Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery, March 14-29   03/09/2011  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Flint area artist Mary Birkmeier titled Efflorescen . . . 

Foundation for MCC to Hold Farewell Dinner for ABC12 Retiring General Manager Tom Bryson   03/04/2011  

Friends and family of retiring ABC12-WJRT-TV President/General Manager Tom Bryson are finding it hard to summarize 25 years of serving the region not just as a newsman, but also as a community leader in a multitude of organizations.

"Tom Bryson . . . 

MCC Announces Procedure for Filling Board of Trustees Vacancy   03/01/2011  

Even as the Mott Community College community mourns the death of Trustee Cel . . . 

President of Vogt's Flowers to Speak at MCC's Fridays at Applewood Series March 11   03/01/2011  

Kreg Krueger, President of Vogt's Flowers, is the featured speaker at the  

Flint River Wild Ones Reschedules Showing of Film Vanishing of the Bees at MCC to March 14   02/24/2011  

The Flint River Chapter of Wild Ones will host a screening of the documentary, Vanishing of the Bees, narrated by Ellen Page, on Monday, March 14, 2011 at 6 p.m . . . 

MCC to Host MCCAA Men's Basketball Championship Game on Saturday, Feb. 26   02/24/2011  

The 2011 Michigan Community College Athletic Association (MCCAA) Men's Basketball State Championship game will be played at Mott Community College's Ballenger Field House on the MCC main campus in Flint, 1401 . . . 

New York City-Style Dinner Party to Benefit MCC Women in Education Program Set for Feb. 25   02/17/2011  

Flint area foodies are encouraged to make their reservations quickly for a dinner party featuring "New York's Chef to the Stars," Executive Chef Daniel . . . 

Works of Lansing Area Artist Robert McCann Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   02/17/2011  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of paintings by Lansing area artist Robert McCann titled Perso . . . 

Four Prominent Community Leaders Chosen to Receive Honors as MCC Distinguished Alumni   02/16/2011  

Ezra Artis, Sally Shaheen Joseph, Phil Shaltz and Michael J. Thorp have been chosen to receive Mott Community College's Distinguished Alumni Awards during a program scheduled fo . . . 

Community Invited to MCC Band and Choir Concert, Feb. 27   02/15/2011  

The Mott Community College Fine Arts Department is presenting a concert, featuring the world premiere of four works by student and faculty composers.

 
African American Cuisine Featured at MCC's Applewood Cafe in Observance of Black History Month, Feb. 17   02/14/2011  

The public is invited to enjoy African-American cuisine at Mott Community College's Applewood Cafe again this year, in celebration of Black History Month.

 

Public Invited to Flint River Wild Ones Screening of Film Vanishing of the Bees at MCC, Feb. 21   02/10/2011  

The Flint River Chapter of Wild Ones is all a-buzz about pollinators that support humans and the native plants that support them.

 

Works Curated by Ann Arbor Artist Barbara Brown Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   01/26/2011  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will feature an exhibition of work curated by Ann Arbor area book artist Barbara Brown titled

Public Invited to Open House for MCC's New Digital Fabrication Laboratory, Jan. 21   01/11/2011  

Bring your ideas. Bring your imagination. Build your invention.
 
Mott Community College now has a place where anyone can make just about anything.
 
A longtime pioneer dedicated to bridging the digital divide in the community, MC . . . 

ABC12's Bill Harris to Speak at MCC Fridays at Applewood Series, Jan. 14   01/06/2011  

Bill Harris, co-anchor of ABC12 News at 5, 6, and 11 pm, will be the featured speaker at the Mott Community College Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series o . . . 

MCC Executive Director of Grant Development to Serve on National Board   12/15/2010  

Judith Cawhorn, Executive Director of Grant Development at Mott Community College, has . . . 

MCC Holiday Concert Set for Sunday, Dec. 19   12/14/2010  

The Mott Community College Fine Arts Department is presenting its annual holiday concert, featuring a broad range of classical and traditional music selections.

The concert will be at 3 pm Sunday, Dec. 19 at the Woodside . . . 

Flint Business Owner Sally Kagerer to Headline Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Dinner on Jan 13, 2011   12/09/2010  

Flint's own Sally Kagerer has never been afraid to blaze a trail, especially if it opens doors of opportunity for others. When she took over her father' . . . 

Registration for 2011 Winter Semester at MCC Now Open   12/06/2010  

Full service registration for the 2011 Winter Semester at Mott Community College is open and continues to Jan. 7, 2011. The first day of classes for the . . . 

Local Musicians to Perform Holiday Favorites at MCC's Fridays at Applewood Series, Dec. 10   12/02/2010  

Flint resident Maria Rose, the winner of the 2008 Michigan Pop Star Contest, is one of the featured guests at the Mott Community College Fridays at Appl . . . 

Website Development Workshop Offered at MCC Northern Tier Center   12/01/2010  
Mott Community College's Northern Tier Center in Clio is hosting a new Continuing Education class, designed for people interested in creating their own website.
 
"Create a Website for Fun, Profit & Business" is scheduled to take place from . . .
 
Cleary University and Mott Community College Partner to Offer Bachelor's Degree in Corporate Accounting   11/22/2010  

Mott Community College has launched yet another collaboration that offers a new four-year college option to benefit students. 

MCC Crowned Champions in Flint Institute of Arts LEGO-Building Competition   11/18/2010  

A Mott Community College team of students won the Flint Institute of Arts' (FIA) inaugural Intercollegiate College Town LEGO competition held in October.

The "Create a Masterpiece" LEGO event drew more than 700 people from across the region to . . . 

MCC to Host Public Discussion on "Stop the Presses!" How the News Media in Flint is Reinventing Itself", Nov. 16   11/11/2010  

Traditional news media outlets are finding a need to reinvent themselves in today's digital age.

 

Public Invited to Community Reception Honoring MCC President, Nov. 18   11/10/2010  
A group of community agencies and organizations have come together to honor Dr. M. Richard Shaink, president of Mott Community College, with a reception planned for 5 to 7 pm Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010 at the Flint Institute of Arts. This event is free and o . . . 
MCC Trustee Selected to Serve as Vice Chair with Association of Community College Trustees   11/09/2010  

Celia M. Turner of Grand Blanc, secretary of the Mott Community College Board of Trustees, has been elected by the Board of Directors of the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) to serve as vice chair of the organization's executive committ . . . 

Art Poster Sale at MCC to Benefit Beautification Efforts on Campus and in Community   11/08/2010  

The Mott Community College Gardening Association is hosting its annual Art Poster Sale, featuring a wide variety of posters available for viewing and purchase, starting on Thursday, Nov. 11. This event is open to the public.

 

Works of Flint Area Photographer David Humphrey Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery, Nov. 9-Nov.23   11/04/2010  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Flint area photographer and MC . . . 

International Community College Association Names MCC President Top Community College CEO   10/25/2010  

The Washington-based Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) has named Dr. M. Richard Shaink, President of Mott Community College in Flint, as the best community college president/CEO in North America.  The 2010 Marie Y. Martin Chief Exec . . . 

MCC Annual Halloween Party for Community Set for Oct. 29   10/21/2010  

Mott Community College is again this year providing a free, fun and safe environment for children and families to enjoy Halloween festivities.

MCC's 9th annual Halloween Party is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 29, 2010 from 5 to 8 pm at . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Regional College Fair, Oct. 28   10/19/2010  
The Ballenger Field House at Mott Community College will be buzzing on Thursday, Oct. 28, when hundreds of students from across the region will flock to the Flint campus for MCC's College Fair.
 
The Mott Community College 26th Annual Regional . . .
 
MCC Trustees to Attend College Completion Summit in Toronto   10/15/2010  

Two members of the Mott Community College Board of Trustees are slated to attend a significant event designed for higher education officials who are com . . . 

Works of Oklahoma Sculptor Matthew Boonstra Featured in Exhibit at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   10/14/2010  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Sculptor Matthew Boonstra titled Autodiscomfort.  

Public Invited to MCC's 18th Annual Peace & Dignity Ceremony, Oct. 11   10/06/2010  
A Native American religious leader from Mexico will be visiting the Mott Community College main campus again this year to conduct a special ceremony designed to promote cultural and racial harmony.
 
Francisco Jimenez Sanches is the keynote sp . . .
 
OnSite Energy Announces Launch at MCC Regional Technology Center   10/05/2010  

OnSite Energy is pleased to announce the launch of its new business, OnSite Energy, LLC, in Flint, Michigan, and the avail . . . 

ABC12's Larry Elliott to Speak about Edmund Ftizgerald at MCC Applewood Lecture Series, Oct. 8   09/28/2010  

Larry Elliott, co-anchor of ABC12 News This Morning and ABC12 News at Noon, is the featured speaker at the  

Ballenger Lecture Series at MCC to Present Making a Living in the Arts, Oct. 8   09/28/2010  

The Fall installment of the Mott Community College Ballenger Eminent Persons Lecture Series will feature a diverse group of artists.

"Making a Living in the Arts" will include panels a . . . 

MCC Gardening Association Revises Schedule for Brown Bag Series   09/24/2010  

The Mott Community College Gardening Association has rescheduled the dates of its first Brown Bag Series.
 
The Brown Bag Series is now scheduled for 12 noon on Fridays Oct. 8 and Friday, Oct. 22 at MCC's Prahl College Center Alumni Room.&nb . . . 

MCC Department of Public Safety Among Sites for National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day   09/21/2010  

Mott Community College's Department of Public Safety will participate in the Drug Enforcement Administration's first ever Nationwide Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, Sept. 25.

The U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administr . . . 

MCC's Regional Technology Initiatives Partners with SE Tools to Introduce New Products   09/21/2010  

Utilizing Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Rapid Prototyping tools and equipment, SE Tools of Lapeer and a group of Mott Community College Regional Technology Center staff and faculty members recently completed a project to introduce some exciting . . . 

Constitution Day Celebration at MCC   09/15/2010  

On Sept. 17, 1787, delegates to the United States Constitutional Convention met for the last time to sign a document they had created.

 

Mini Golf & Go-Kart Outing in Lapeer to Benefit MCC Honors Program Students   09/10/2010  

The Mott Community College Honors Alumni Scholarship Committee is presenting its second annual Mini Golf & Go-Kart Outing at 1 pm on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010 at Lake Nepessing Golfland, located at 1125 Lake Nepessing Road in Lapeer (Exit . . . 

Flint River Wild Ones Workshop on Sustainable Landscapes Set for Sept. 13 at MCC   09/09/2010  

The Flint River Chapter of Wild Ones will host "Sustainable Landscapes," a design workshop by Kathlyn Rosenthal at their monthly meeting scheduled for 6 pm Monday, . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Student Drawing Exhibit, Sept. 7-21   09/02/2010  

An exhibition of drawings by Mott Community College's Basic Drawing students will open Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010 in the Fine Arts Gallery of the Visual Arts and Design Center on the Mott Community College main campus, 1401 E. Court St. in Flint.

T . . . 

MCC History Instructor Attends Workshops on America's Freedom Summer and Reconstruction Era   08/24/2010  

Mott Community College History Instructor Brian Harding is anxious to share more of what he's learned about some pivotal moments in  

Mott Community College Launches Program Targeted at Careers in Transportation, Distribution & Logistics   08/12/2010  

The Genesee County Area is on its way to becoming a significant contributor in the growing field of Transportation, Distribution and Logistics. With the emergence of new businesses along the tr . . . 

MCC Gardening Association Presents Its First Brown Bag Series   08/09/2010  

Did you know that the cup plant, a.k.a. Silphium perfoliatum, gets its name from a cup that is formed where the leaves attach to the stem? The cup catches water, providing butterflies, birds and insects with a drink. But an unfortunate few will . . . 

MCC President Receives Prestigious Award from Association of Community College Trustees   08/06/2010  

Dr. M. Richard Shaink, President of Mott Community College, has been chosen as the recipient of the 2010 Central Regional Chief Executive Officer Award. . . . 

Open House Celebrating MCC's New Media Arts & Entertainment Technology Program Set For Aug. 16   07/28/2010  

It's a virtual field of dreams for future actors, journalists, screenwriters, TV producers, video producers, web designers --- right here in Flint. Mott . . . 

Public Invited to Flint River Wild Ones Tour of Seven Ponds Nature Center   07/23/2010  

The Flint River chapter of Wild Ones will tour the nature park Seven Ponds Nature Center, located at 3854 Crawford Road in Dryden from 10 am to 12 noon on Friday, Aug. 13. This event is open to the public.

Wild Ones is an environmental educatio . . . 

MCC Offers State-Approved Electrical Apprentice Training Program   07/22/2010  

Under new regulations established by Michigan 

Simulation Enhanced Lifesaving CPR/AED Classes Offered at The Institute for Medical Simulation at MCC's Southern Lakes Branch Center in Fenton   07/15/2010  

The Institute for Medical Simulation at Mott Community College's Southern Lakes Branch Center in Fenton is hosting CPR courses that are a step up from the traditional CPR courses, as participants will have an opportunity to practice on human patient si . . . 

MCC Announces Registration for Fall Semester   07/13/2010  

Registration for classes offered for the 2010 Fall Semester at Mott Community College is open. The first day of classes for the Fall Semester at MCC is Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010. Students are strongly encouraged to register as soon as possible . . . 

Works of MCC Student Painters Featured in Exhibit at Rowe Building in Downtown Flint   07/08/2010  

Student painters enrolled in the Mott Community College Fine Arts program have been invited by the Uptown Reinvestment Corporation to showcase their work in a special exhibition at the Rowe Building in Flint.

The exhibition will feature a varie . . . 

Upward Bound at MCC Now Recruiting Students   07/01/2010  

The Mott Community College TRIO Upward Bound Program is currently recruiting students for participation in its 2010-11 program. Students will participate in an exciting six-week summer program and a program during the school year, with activities such . . . 

Free Creative Writing Summer Camp Offered at MCC   06/25/2010  

A novel summer camp experience giving youth an opportunity to explore their creative side is being offered by Mott Community College again this year.

MCC's Creative Expressions Camp provides a variety of creative writing acti . . . 

MCC Announces New Degree, Certificate Programs   06/18/2010  
Mott Community College continues to offer a variety of strong, future-oriented academic programs,  preparing students for cutting-edge, 21st century careers.
 
The college is announcing the addition of four new certificates of achievement, . . .
 
Public Invited to Reception Honoring MCC Men's Basketball Coach Steve Schmidt   06/17/2010  
On April 30, 2010, Steve Schmidt, longtime head men's basketball coach at Mott Community College, was inducted into the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Men's Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. That is a cause for celebration . . . 
Flint River Wild Ones to Hold Native Plant Sale at Flint Farmers' Market   06/04/2010  

The Flint River Wild Ones is hosting a Michigan Native Plant sale at the Flint Farmers' Market on Saturday, June 12 from 8 am to 4 pm. This event is open to the public.

Wild Ones is a national organization with a mission to advocate the use of . . . 

The Steelheads to Perform in Concert at MCC June 7   06/04/2010  

Flint's own award-winning steel drum band, The Steelheads, will perform with the Mott Middle College High School Steel Band at 7 p.m. Monday, June 7, 2010 in the auditorium of the . . . 

MCC Students Positioned to Find Success in Booming Auto Restoration Industry   05/24/2010  

It's a high growth area of the automotive body repair/service industry: the restoration of antique, classic, or old cars and a number of Mott Community College students are choosing it as a viable career option. . . . 

Mott Community College Team to Participate in Relay for Life Event   05/19/2010  

There's good news to report on the war against cancer front: we are winning that war.

New Robotic Programming and Control Certificate Offered by MCC   05/19/2010  

Mott Community College is offering a new certificate program designed for individuals interested in pursuing careers in the cutting-edge, high-tech field of robotic programming.

MCC's new certificate of achievement in rob . . . 

MCC Joins Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count National Initiative   05/18/2010  
Signifying a commitment to student success and institutional improvement, Mott Community College has joined Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count.  With support from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Mott Community College joins 26 other c . . . 
Plant Rescue Planned for Flint River Wild Ones Gathering, May 10   05/06/2010  

The Flint River Chapter of Wild Ones will devote their next monthly meeting to the rescue of native plants and clean up at the northbound Clio Area rest stop off of I-75, just south of the Clio exit. The meeting is scheduled for Monday, May 10, 2010 at . . . 

Employers Sought for Spring 2010 Job Fair at MCC Set for May 18   04/29/2010  

Mott Community College is offering an excellent opportunity for residents to explore potential career options in a variety of fields at the Genesee-Shiawassee Spring 2010 Job Fair, scheduled . . . 

MCC 2010 Commencement Ceremony Set for May 1   04/22/2010  

About 500 graduating students from Mott Community College are expected to show up at Flint's Perani Arena on Saturday, May 1 to accept their degrees in person at the college's 2010 commencement ceremony. The ceremony begins at 2 pm, and is f . . . 

MCC Early Childhood Education Program Earns National Accreditation   04/19/2010  

Mott Community College is doing its part to make certain that highly trained teachers will be ready for the children and families in our community.

MCC's Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Early Childhood Education Program . . . 

MCC to Host Public Discussion on the Neighborhood Stabilization Program and Flint's Future   04/16/2010  

Flint is among scores of communities across the nation faced with a shrinking population and dwindling resources, but a major grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban D . . . 

Northwood University and MCC Partner to Offer Bachelor Degrees in Business   04/16/2010  

Mott Community College is launching a new collaboration with  

MCC and Brother Rice High School to Co-Host Environmental Film Festival   04/13/2010  

Student groups at Mott Community College and Brother Rice High School in Bloomfield Hills have teamed up to present an award-winning series of environmentally-friendly films at MCC on April 15.

 

Security Credit Union Donates Computers to MCC's Hispanic Technology and Community Center   03/31/2010  

Security Credit Union of Flint recently donated ten computers to Mott Community College's Hispanic Technology and Community Center, which is located at 2101 Lewis Street in Flint.

The Hispanic Technology and Community Cent . . . 

Works of Ann Arbor Artist Ben Bigelow Featured at MCC   03/31/2010  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Ann Arbor area artist Ben Bigelow titled Search and . . . 

Academy Award /Winner Kathleen Glynn to Speak at MCC Ballenger Lecture Series, April 14   03/24/2010  

Mott Community College's Ballenger Lecture series continues with a free public lecture by Academy Award and Emmy Award-winning producer, artist and costume designer Kathleen Glynn.

Broad Range of Career Options Featured at MCC's Annual Criminal Justice Career and Information Fair   03/23/2010  

When faced with a sluggish Michigan ec . . . 

MCC to Host 25th Annual Science Olympiad, March 20   03/18/2010  
The Flint campus of Mott Community College will be teeming with hundreds of middle school and high school students on Saturday, March 20, 2010.  These students will be competing in the 25th Annual Region V Science Olympiad. 
 
MCC se . . .
 
MCC Friends of Haiti Benefit Concert and Silent Haitian Art Auction Set for March 19 at Woodside Church   03/16/2010  

Mott Community College is presenting a special benefit concert to raise funds for the rebuilding of a music program destroyed by the Haiti earthquake.

The program featuring the Friends of Haiti Orchestra, chamber music, an . . . 

Paintings by MCC Students Showcased in Exhibit at Good Beans Cafe in Flint   03/12/2010  

A broad range of paintings by a group of Mott Community College art students will be displayed in an exhibit at Good Beans CafC), now through April 26.

Works of Dallas Artist Tom Lauerman Featured at MCC   03/11/2010  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Dallas-based artist Tom Lauerman titled "Lexicology."  . . . 

MCC Adds New Certificate Programs   03/09/2010  

Mott Community College is offering four new certificates of achievement, complementing a wide range of more than 100 associate degree and certificate programs that give students a direct path to a number of career opportunities. The new cert . . . 

Flint River Wild Ones to Host Invasive Species Expert at MCC, March 8   03/03/2010  

Local Authors to Headline MCC's Fridays at Applewood Series, March 12   03/03/2010  

Two local authors will discuss their books at the March installment of Mott Community College's Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series, scheduled for Friday, March 12, 2010. The cost is $10 per person, with breakfast starting at 9 am and the pr . . . 

It's Not Easy Being Green Program to Focus on Solutions for Green Building, March 9   03/02/2010  

Ongoing green efforts aimed at protecting and conserving our environment and natural resources to provide a sustainable future also entail a new focus on energy independence, and green construction is a big part of that focus. Green construction, or su . . . 

MCC Presents 5th Annual Jazz Festival, Feb. 26   02/24/2010  

Student musicians from across Michigan will have an opportunity to sharpen their skills and showcase their talents at the Mott Community College Department of M . . . 

MCC Receives Grant from Michigan College Access Network for College Access Planning Programs   02/18/2010  
Mott Community College is among a group of recipients across the State of Michigan awarded planning grants to support student access and success in college.
 
The Michigan College Access Network (MCAN) recently announced that 17 communities wil . . .
 
Works of Lansing Area Artist Peter Tascarella Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   02/17/2010  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and  

Permaculture Topic of Flint River Wild Ones Meeting at MCC on Feb. 8   02/05/2010  

Flint River Wild Ones, an environmental education and advocacy group focusing on restoration of native ecosystems through the use of  native plant species, will hold their next meeting on Monday,  Feb. 8 at 6 pm in the Prahl Colleg . . . 

Public Invited to MCC for Discussion on Flint's Greener Future, Feb. 9   02/03/2010  

Flint Mayor Dayne Walling will join a diverse panel of experts who will come together at Mott Community College to talk about "Flint's Greener Future: From Saving Our City to Sust . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Applewood Cafe for Luncheons in Celebration of Black History Month   01/27/2010  
African-American cuisine will return on Thursday in February at Mott Community College's Applewood Cafe). The weekly offerings, complete with musical accompaniment including MCC's guest musicians from Haiti, are in celebration of Black History Month and s . . . 
Bettendorf Resigns as MCC Trustee   01/26/2010  
Citing poor health, longtime Mott Community College Trustee James Bettendorf has resigned his post effective as of Monday, January 25, 2010.  The vacancy will be filled by a vote of the MCC Board of Trustees and qualified applicants are invited to su . . . 
Works of MCC Art Instructor Stephanie Palagyi Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   01/26/2010  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will p . . . 

MCC on Local Team to Receive $1 Million in Stimulus Funds for Green Jobs Traininig   01/22/2010  

Mott Community College is among a group of local partners slated to receive a portion of nearly $6 million awarded to the state to train residents for jobs in energy-efficient construction.

MCC is part of a regional projec . . . 

MCC Awarded $3.6 million Grant to Train Residents for Green Jobs   01/20/2010  

Mott Community College has landed a major grant targeted to help area residents receive training for jobs in green construction.

The $3,662,403 stimulus grant awarded to MCC is designed to provide training to low-income in . . . 

MCC to Host Blood Drive Jan. 19   01/14/2010  

Mott Community College is inviting members of the community to join MCC faculty, staff and students, who are among millions of people rolling up their sleeves every y . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Gardening Association Rainforest Retreat, Jan. 22   01/11/2010  

Reach out and touch the "creatures" of the forests, taste the fruits of the forest, or "listen" to the forest as it breathes and speaks at the first annual Rainforest Retreat, a f . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Student Drawing Exhibition, Jan. 11-26   01/08/2010  

An exhibition of drawings by Mott Community College's Basic Drawing students will open Monday, Jan.11, 2010 in the Fine Arts Gallery, located in the Visual Arts and Design Center on the Mott Community College main campus in Flint, 1401 E. Court St. The . . . 

Flint River Wild Ones Meeting at MCC to Feature Presentation on Michigan Native Plants   01/07/2010  

Flint River Wild Ones, an environmental education and advocacy group focusing on restoration of native ecosystems through the use of native plant species, will hold their next meeting on Monday, Jan. 11, 2010 at Mott Community College at 6 pm in the Pr . . . 

Meterologist John McMurray Featured at MCC's Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series, Jan.   12/23/2009  

John McMurray, WJRT-TV/abc12 meteorologist, will kick off the January installment of the Mott Community College Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series. 

The program is scheduled to take place Friday, Jan. 8, 2010 at the . . . 

MCC Men's Basketball Coach Steve Schmidt to be inducted into NJCAA Hall of Fame   12/22/2009  

Steve Schmidt, longtime head men's basketball coach at  

MCC to Offer New Course on Green Construction   12/17/2009  
Going Green is everywhere, and we hear that phrase everyday - in the news, at the workplace, around political circles, representing the global efforts aimed at protecting and conserving our environment and natural resources to provide a sustainable future . . . 
Judge Archie L. Hayman Keynote Speaker for Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Dinner, Jan. 14, 2010   12/14/2009  

The Honorable Archie L. Hayman, Chief Judge for the 7th District Court, will headline the 31st Annual Citywide Tribute Dinner comm . . . 

MCC's Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series Set for Dec. 11   12/08/2009  

Tracey Fowler, Development Coordinator with the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan, will kick off the December installment of the Mott Community College Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series. 

The program is scheduled for F . . . 

Works by Pennsylvania Artist and Flint Native Bill Campbell Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   12/01/2009  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Pennsylvania artist and Flint native Bill Campbell titled

MCC Announces Registration for 2010 Winter Semester   11/23/2009  

Registration for classes offered for the 2010 Winter Semester at Mott Community College is now open. The first day of classes for the Winter Semester at MCC starts on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010. Students are strongly encouraged to register as so . . . 

The Center for Michigan's Community Conversation Hosted by MCC, Dec. 15   11/23/2009  

Area residents are invited to have their say about what they feel matters the most for Michigan's future.

MCC Gardening Association Art Poster Sale Set for Nov. 30 to Dec. 4   11/19/2009  

The Mott Community College Gardening Association is hosting its annual Art Poster Sale, with posters available for viewing and purchase from 8 am to 10 pm, Monday, Nov. 30 through Thursday, Dec. 3, and from 8 am to 5 pm Friday, Dec. 4, in th . . . 

Public Invited to MCC University Center Open House, Dec. 2   11/18/2009  

Students don't have to leave the Mott Community College main campus to earn advanced degrees from a major college or university.

 

Vendors, Crafters Needed for Vendor Extravaganza Presented by MCC Travel Club   11/13/2009  

The Mott Community College Travel Club, an MCC student organization, is inviting vendors and crafters to participate in their first annual Vendor Extravaganza, scheduled from 10 am to 4 p.m. Saturday, Decembe . . . 

MCC Theatre Class Presents Theatrical Production "Sex, Lies and Other Distractions," Dec. 4 and 5   11/12/2009  

The Mott Community College Fine Arts Division will present "Sex, Lies and Other Distractions," a theatrical production of short one-act plays by va . . . 

Local Gerontologist to Headline MCC Fridays at Applewood Series, Nov. 13   11/11/2009  

Dr. Matt Weiss knows firsthand about the hidden dangers and joys associated with the aging process.

Dr. Weiss, a local gerontologist with a vibrant practice, will be sharing a wide range of information on the topic "Health . . . 

MCC Dental Hygiene Clinic Named in Honor of Dr. Richard Shick, DDS and Wife Rose Marie   11/05/2009  

Mott Community College's Dental Hygiene Clinic has been named for  

MCC to Host Global Issues Film Festival Nov. 14 & 15   11/05/2009  

Mott Community College is kicking off the 2009-10 Global Issues Film Festival, continuing the tradition of bringing provocative films with wide ranging topics to Flint from independent filmmakers from around . . . 

Flint River Wild Ones to Share Seeds of Nature and Skills to Nurture Them at MCC on Nov. 9   11/03/2009  

Flint River Wild Ones, an environmental education and advocacy group focusing on restoration of native ecosystems through the use of native plant specie . . . 

Works of MCC Fine Arts Dean Mary Cusack Featured in Fine Arts Gallery   11/02/2009  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present a . . . 

MCC Ballenger Lecture Series to Feature Public Discussion on Nanotechnology   10/27/2009  

The rapidly advancing field of nanotechnology, the science and technology of building devices and materials from tiny atoms and molecules, will be the focus of a two-day program presented by the Mott Community College Eminent Persons Ballenger Lecture . . . 

MCC Trustee Celia Turner Elected National Association Officer   10/22/2009  

At the national conference of the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT), Mott Community College Trustee Celia M. Turner was elected ACCT National Treasurer at the 40th Annual ACCT Leader . . . 

Annual Halloween Party for Children at MCC Set for Oct. 30   10/20/2009  

Mott Community College is again this year providing a free, fun and safe environment for children to enjoy the Halloween festivities.

MCC's eighth annual Halloween Party is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 30 from 5 to 8 pm at the Ballenger Field Hou . . . 

MCC Regional College Fair Set for Thursday, Oct. 22   10/20/2009  

The Ballenger Field House at Mott Community College will be buzzing on Thursday, Oct. 22, 2009, with hundreds of students from across the region on campus for MCC's 2 . . . 

Public Invited to "Direct Access to the Muslim World with Dr. Hadeer Abo El Nagah" at MCC, OCt. 13   10/09/2009  

Mott Community College is offering an opportunity for the community to learn more about today's Muslim world from an internationally renowned Fulbright scholar and expert, visit . . . 

Annual Peace & Dignity Ceremony Celebrating Cultural Harmony at MCC Set for Oct. 12   10/08/2009  
Dr. Hadeer Abo El Nagah, Fulbright Visiting Specialist at Mott Community College, and a group of students from Mott Middle College High School will join Tlakaelel Francisco Jimenez Sanches, Native American religious leader, for a sacred ceremony promoting . . . 
MCC Partners with Genesee Regional Chamber of Commerce Offering Seminar on Technology for Intermodal Transportation   10/07/2009  

With a new intermodal center at Bishop International Airport and a major intermodal development planned for the old Buick City site, Mott Community College is teaming up with the Genesee Regional Chamber of Commerce in an effort to inform area business . . . 

MCC's Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series to Feature Former Detroit Lions Quarterback Eric Hipple   10/05/2009  

Eric Hipple knows firsthand about the hidden dangers associated with depression. The former Detroit Lions quarterback lost his 15-year-old son to suicide in 2000, a tragedy that has motivated him to educating others on detecting and treating . . . 

Artist Jim Buckels Featured at Friends of the Mott Library Annual Art Auction, Oct. 8   10/01/2009  

The Friends of Mott Library will present their Annual Art Auction on Thursday, Oct. 8 at the Mott Community College Event Center with the theme: "Buckel Up," featuring Painter and Printmaker Jim Buckels as a . . . 

Works by Lansing Area Artist Kelly Salchow MacArthur Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   09/25/2009  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of work by Lansing area ar . . . 

Art Exhibition at Midland Gallery to Feature MCC Art Faculty and Students   09/18/2009  

A unique exhibition titled "5X10: Mid-Michigan Printmaking," will feature more than 65 works by several area artists, including works by Mott Community College art instru . . . 

Political Strategist Donna Brazile to Speak at MCC, Sept. 22   09/17/2009  

Donna Brazile, veteran Democratic political strategist, will speak at Mott Community College's Women In Education luncheon program, scheduled for 11:30 am to 1 pm Tuesday, Sept. 22 in the Ballenger Field House. The cost is $25 per person. Proceeds bene . . . 

MCC to Host American Red Cross Blood Drive, Sept. 17   09/15/2009  

The American Red Cross will hold its annual blood drive at Mott Community College from  noon to 5:45 pm Thursday, Sept. 17, in Room 1403 of MCC's R . . . 

Public Invited to MCC for Constitution Day Celebration, Sept. 17   09/15/2009  
On Sept. 17, 1787, delegates to the United States Constitutional Convention met for the last time to sign a document they had created.
 
That document was the U.S. Constitution, essentially establishing the rights and freedoms that U.S. citizen . . .
 
MCC to Host Flint River Wild Ones Program on Rain Gardening   09/14/2009  

You can help the rainforest in your own backyard, and a group of local environmental experts want to show you how.

 

Flint Mayor Dayne Walling to Speak at MCC's Fridays at Applewood Series, Friday Sept. 11   09/08/2009  

Dayne Walling, Mayor of Flint, will help kick-off the 2009-10 season of the Fridays at Applewood Lecture Series at Mott Community College on Friday, Sept. 11. The program will begin at 9 am with a light breakfast, with presentations schedule . . . 

Fulbright Scholar Visit at MCC to Shed Light on Muslim World   09/01/2009  

Mott Community College has been selected to host a noted scholar affiliated with the Fulbright Visiting Specialists: Direct Access to the Muslim World Program, which is administered by the Council for International Exchange Scholars.< . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Student Drawing Exhibition, Sept. 8-22   09/01/2009  

An exhibition of drawings by Mott Community College's Basic Drawing students will open Monday, Sept. 8, 2009 in the Fine Arts Gallery, located in the Visual Arts and Design Center on the Mott Community College main campus in Flint.

The drawings . . . 

Mini Golf & Go Kart Outing in Lapeer to Benefit MCC Honor Students Set for September 12   08/26/2009  

The Mott Community College Honors Alumni Scholarship Committe . . . 

Graduates of Respiratory Therapy Program at MCC Achieve 100% Pass Rate on CRT Exam   08/17/2009  

People who suffer from breathing disorders, literally, depend on assistance from respiratory therapists for every breath they take. Respiratory therapis . . . 

MCC Alumni Homecoming Celebration Set for Aug. 28 and 29   08/07/2009  

An exciting, fun-filled weekend is planned for MCC alumni, family and friends on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 28 and 29, 2009 at the Mott Community College . . . 

MCC Student Nicole Kamego Receives Bommarito Family Award   07/22/2009  
Nicole Kamego of Flint is a real survivor.
 
The Mott Community College student, recipient of the 2009 Bommarito Family Outstanding Student Award presented at the College's annual Student Writing Awards program, survived a brutal act of violenc . . .
 
Building and Construction Program at MCC to Offer Free Classes for High School Juniors and Seniors   07/09/2009  

Mott Community College is inviting high school juniors and seniors to take advantage of free classes being offered through a pilot program in the Buildi . . . 

MCC and Eastern Michigan University Announce New Articulation Agreement   07/08/2009  

Administrators with Mott Community Coll . . . 

MCC Creative Expression Camp Set for July 22-24   07/01/2009  

A novel summer camp experience giving campers a chance to explore their creative side is being offered by Mott Community College again this year.

MCC's Creative Expression Camp will provide a variety of creative writing activ . . . 

Boogie Woogie Hall of Famer Mark Braun Pedals His Own 352-Pound Piano to Flint to Benefit MCC Students   06/25/2009  

Mark Braun, the first inductee to the National Boogie Woogie Hall of Fame, is used to drawing a crowd with his world-class piano . . . 

MCC Announces New Associate Degree, Certificates   06/22/2009  

Mott Community College is offering a new associate degree program and 13 new certificates, complementing a broad range of more than 100 degree-granting and transfer programs of study that give students a direct path to a broad range of today' . . . 

Public Invited to Display Artistic Talents at MCC's Flint Open Air Draw-a-thon, May 30   05/18/2009  

Mott Community College has designated May 30 as the day for giving art-minded members of the community a unique opportunity to show off their drawing skills.

The Flint Open Air Draw-a-thon, a community art event featuring . . . 

MCC to Offer Free Training to First Responders on Rescues Involving Hybrid Vehicles   05/13/2009  
Imagine this scenario: a car wreck on a rainy highway with the driver trapped inside, firefighters arrive on the scene and realize they have to cut into the wrecked vehicle to free the driver...but the car is a new hybrid vehicle with an elaborate electro . . . 
Legendary Flint Musician Sherman Mitchell Featured at MCC Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program, May 8   05/05/2009  

Sherman Mitchell, known as Flint's "Mr. Jazz," is slated to perform and discuss the highlights of his musical career at Mott Community College's Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program, scheduled for 9:30 to 11:30 am Friday, May 8, 2009 at the . . . 

MCC Graduation Ceremony Set For Saturday, May 2   05/01/2009  

About 500 graduating students from Mott Community College are expected to show up at Flint's Perani Arena on Saturday to accept their degrees in person at the college's 2009 commencement ceremony. The ceremony begins at 2 pm, and is free and . . . 

MCC's Motown, Mott & More Celebrity Lip Sync Show Set for May 15   05/01/2009  

Local celebrities will share the spotlight with a host of Mott Community College luminaries in MCC's 2009 Motown, Mott & More Celebrity Lip Sync Show on May 15, featuring the theme "Dance to the Music."

A diverse group of MCC ad . . . 

Upward Bound at MCC Recruiting Students   05/01/2009  

The Mott Community College TRIO Upward Bound Program is currently recruiting students for participation in its 2009-10 program. Students will participate in an exciting six-week summer program and a program during the school year. Call (810) 762-5117 o . . . 

Building and Construction Program at MCC Offers Free Classes to High School Juniors and Seniors   04/27/2009  

Mott Community College is inviting high school juniors and seniors to take advantage of free classes being offered through a pilot program in the Building and Construction trades (BCON) this spring and summer.

MCC is the r . . . 

MCC Public Safety Department Marks Sexual Assault Awareness Month with Special Event, April 28   04/22/2009  

Every two minutes, someone in the U.S. is sexually assaulted, according to studies conducted by the U.S. Department of Justice.

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and Mott Community College is doing its part to recog . . . 

Flint River Wild Ones to Take in Sights at Applewood Estate   04/16/2009  

Be the first to see the spring flowers in bloom at the beautiful Applewood Estate in Flint.

Variety of Job Options to Explore at MCC Workforce Education Center Career Fair, April 20   04/14/2009  

When faced with a sluggish Michigan economy, widespread layoffs and job cuts in the auto industry, finding a career with long-term growth potential can be a challenge.   

Mott Community College is offering . . . 

Genesee County Land Bank Chairman to Speak at MCC Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program   04/08/2009  

Daniel T. Kildee, Chairman of the Genesee County Land Bank, will be the featured speaker at the Mott Community College Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program, scheduled for 9:30 to 11:30 am Friday, April 10, 2009 at the MCC Event Center. Tick . . . 

MCC Annual Earth Day & Garden Celebration to Feature Family-Friendly Educational Activities, April 18   04/08/2009  

Take in a presentation featuring live birds and bats; view a dazzling display of rocks and gems; learn about native plants; recycle phone books, plastic and cans; become a member of the Fox66 Green Team; view . . . 

MCC Pays Tribute to Flint Hoops Icon   04/03/2009  

Steve Schmidt, head basketball coach of one of the nation's premier junior college programs, now has a gym named after him.  The newly-named Steve . . . 

Works of Detroit Area Artist Clinton Snider Featured in Exhibit at MCC, April 6-21   03/26/2009  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will p . . . 

MCC to Receive Funding for No Worker Left Behind Program   03/25/2009  

Mott Community College will be among community institutions selected to receive special funding to help workers reap the benefits of participation in the State of Michigan's No Worker Left Behind Program.

State Representative Richard E. Hammel< . . . 

Black and White McCains to Reunite at MCC for Public Discussion Titled "Erasing Racial Boundaries," March 31   03/24/2009  

Joe McCain, brother of former Republican Presidential Nominee, Sen. John McCain, will reunite with his cousin, Mott Community College Psychology Professor Lillie McCain and The Wall Street Journal's Atlanta B . . . 

MCC Announces Tuition Freeze for Fall 2009 Semester   03/24/2009  

Students attending or planning to attend Mott Community College will be pleased to learn that the Mott Community College Board of Trustees voted unanimously at its March meeting to hold the rate of tuition and fees at current levels for the . . . 

Variety of Career Options in Law Enforcement Featured at MCC Criminal Justice Career Fair, April 7   03/19/2009  

Criminal Justice is one field that typically has job openings year round. Threats of terrorism and persistent crime issues are ongoing concerns for Amer . . . 

Young Scientists Headed to MCC for the Annual Science Olympiad Competition, Saturday March 21   03/17/2009  
The Flint campus of Mott Community College will be teeming with hundreds of middle school and high school students on Saturday, March 21, 2009 competing in the 24th Annual Region V Science Olympiad.
 
MCC serves as host and organizing sponsor o . . .
 
MCC Ballenger Lecture Series to Feature Panel Discussion on Stem Cell Research, March 25   03/10/2009  

Mott Community College's Ballenger Eminent Persons Lecture Series continues its mission to bring critical current issues before the community by presenting a panel discussion on Stem Cell Research entitled "The Face of Our Future."  In light of th . . . 

Works of Chicago Artist Shannon Goff Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery, March 16-31   03/05/2009  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Chicago artist Shannon Goff titled "Horse Drawn." Her work will be in the gallery from Mon . . . 

Early Childhood Expert Dan Hodgins to Address Group of Educators at MCC, March 7   03/04/2009  

The Greater Flint Association for the Education of Young Children (GFAEYC) will welcome Dan Hodgins as the keynote speaker for its annual conference, which will be held at the Mott Community College Regional . . . 

MCC Presents Fourth Annual Free Jazz Festival on Feb. 27   02/20/2009  

Student musicians from across Michigan will have an opportunity to hone performing skills and showcase their talents at the Mott Community College Department of Music's Fourth Annual Jazz Festival for Communi . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Winter Concert on March 1   02/20/2009  

The Mott Community College Music Program will present a special winter concert on March 1 that will help wrap up Black History Month and thank a promine . . . 

Art Faculty at MCC and UM-Flint Partner to Present Exhibit Titled 3D+   02/12/2009  

The public is invited to an opening reception for a joint Mott Community College --University of Michigan-Flint art exhibit, featuring the works of art faculty members at both institutions.

The exhibit entitled "3D+" highl . . . 

Works of Philadelphia Artist Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery, Feb. 23-March 10   02/12/2009  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Philadelphia ceramic artist Heather Mae Erickson titled "Designing Dinner." Her work will . . . 

MCC Celebrates Black History Month   02/04/2009  

Mott Community College is kicking off its annual observance of Black History Month with a broad range of events and programs celebrating the history, culture and achievements of African-Americans throughout the month of February. The public is welcome . . . 

MCC's Ellen Closet Open For Business and Seeking Donations   02/04/2009  
The word is out on Mott Community College's main campus about Ellen's Closet:  it's the place to go shopping if you're an MCC student in the market for a great-looking, professional outfit - that won't cost a penny.
 
Housed in the MCC Bu . . .
 
Works of MCC Photography Instructor Featured in Exhibition at Visual Arts & Design Center through Feb. 17   02/04/2009  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Mott Community College photography instructor Peter A. Taylor titled "From There to Here: A Photo Migration."  His work will be i . . . 

MCC Professor's New Book Urges Teachers to Reach for Classroom Miracles   01/26/2009  

Wendy Byard believes her students' words and years of teaching have taught her the most important lesson for teachers: love your students.

When Byard, an adjunct English Professor at Mott Community College first began teaching at North Bra . . . 

Public Invited to MCC for Book Discussion & Signing by Author and Green Entrepreneur, Jan. 27   01/13/2009  

Tana Dean is on a mission: she wants to help people unleash their personal and financial power, in a quest toward "creating abundance, and a more p . . . 

MCC Student Drawing Exibition Opens Jan.12   01/09/2009  

An exhibition featuring a variety of drawings by Mott Community College's Basic Drawing students will open on Monday Jan. 12, 2009 in the Fine Arts Gallery located in the Visual Arts and Design Center.

The exhibit will run through Tuesday Jan. . . . 

Grainger Foundation Awards Major Grant to Mott Community College's Livingston M-TEC   12/15/2008  
In the face of economic upheaval in Michigan, Mott Community College has received a grant to help Michiganders going to school in technical education programs that lead to high-demand career fields.  The grant recognizes MCC's many years of success i . . . 
Michigan Department of Civil Rights Director Keynote Speaker for Annual MLK Dinner, Jan. 15   12/12/2008  

Linda V. Parker, Director of the Michigan Department of Civil Rights, will headline the 30th Annual Citywide Tribute Dinner commemorating the . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Holiday Concert, Dec. 9   12/03/2008  

The Mott Community College Music Program will present a holiday concert featuring its Band, Choir, and Chamber Singers. The program will feature cl . . . 

Major Grant Awarded to MCC for Project Aimed at Enhancing College Awareness to Students In Flint Schools   12/02/2008  

Mott Community College has been selected to participate as an educational partner in a grant-funded project that will address the unique challenges ofte . . . 

MCC to Host Dec. 2 Public Discussion on Ways to Help Flint Area Go Green   11/25/2008  
A diverse panel of experts will come together at Mott Community College on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2008 to discuss how the Flint community can transform itself by embracing the "go green" concept - referring to different ways residents, companies and organizatio . . . 
The Steelheads to Perform in Concert with MCC Jazz Ensembles   11/24/2008  

Flint's own award-winning steel drum band, The Steelheads, will join the MCC Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo, performing in concert at 7 pm Tuesday, Nov. 25 in the Mott Memorial Building auditorium on the Mott Community College main campus in F . . . 

MCC Lapeer Extension Center Offers Builder License Class   11/20/2008  

Mott Community College's Lapeer Extension Center is offering an excellent opportunity for individuals interested in obtaining licensing for work in an exciting field with continuous growth potential: the building and remodeling industry.

. . .
 
MCC Teams Up with Sam's Italian Restaurant to Open the Bear Bistro   11/20/2008  

The Bear Bistro restaurant will open on Mott Community College's Flint Campus December 1, 2008. A grand opening celebration is scheduled to take place 7:30 am to 7:30 pm on Monday, December 1. This even . . . 

MCC Fine Arts Gallery to Feature Works of Flint Area Artist Addie Langford, Nov. 24-Dec. 9   11/17/2008  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Flint area artist Addie Langford titled "Housebound."  Her work will be in the galler . . . 

MCC's Chief Human Resources Officer Mark Kennedy Receives Prestigious Award   11/17/2008  

Mark Kennedy, Chief Human Resources Officer at Mott Community College, has been named the American Society of Employers 2008 Michigan Executive of the Y . . . 

Detroit Area Artist Hartmut Austen Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   11/07/2008  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Detroit area artist Hartmut Austen titled "Just Filling Spaces." His work will be in the gallery fr . . . 

MCC Northern Tier Center to Host Presentation by Poet/Author Quraysh Ali Lansana, Nov. 10   11/06/2008  

MCC will welcome Quraysh Ali Lansana, author of They Shall Run: Harriet Tubman Poems (Third World Press, 2004), editor of Glencoe/McGraw-Hill 's African American Literature Reader (Glencoe/McGra . . . 

MCC Gardening Association to Hold Art Poster Sale to Support Community Beautification Efforts   11/05/2008  

The Mott Community College Gardening Association is hosting its annual Art Poster sale from 8 am to 8 pm, Monday, Nov. 10 through Thursday, Nov. 14 and 8 am to 3 pm Friday, Nov. 28, in the Curtice-Mott building on the MCC main campus, 1401 E . . . 

MCC Professor in National Spotlight for Family Ties to John McCain   11/03/2008  
Lillie McCain wasn't seeking the spotlight that went along with sharing the name of a United States presidential candidate: it found her. A psychology professor at Mott Community College, Lillie McCain is a descendant of slaves owned by the great-great gr . . . 
Detroit Area Artist Hartmut Austen Featured in Exhibit at MCC Fine Arts Gallery, Nov. 3-18   10/28/2008  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Detroit area artist Hartmut Austen titled "Just Filling Spaces."  His work will be in . . . 

MCC Ballenger Lecture Series to Present Panel Discussion "Mothers of Invention: Women in Science" Oct. 24   10/15/2008  

In an effort to showcase the contributions and achievements of women scientists, the Mott Community College Ballenger Lecture Series is presenting the panel discussion "Mothers of Invention: Women in Science" . . . 

Public Invited to MCC's Annual Halloween Party for Community on Oct. 24   10/10/2008  

Mott Community College is again this year providing a free, fun and safe environment for children and families to enjoy the Halloween festivities.

MCC's Seventh Annual Halloween Party is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 24 from 5 to 8 pm at the Balle . . . 

MCC's 2008 Regional College Fair Set for Oct. 23   10/09/2008  
The Ballenger Field House at Mott Community College will be buzzing on Oct. 23 when  hundreds of students from across the region flock to the Flint campus for MCC's 24th Annual Regional College Fair. This event is free and open to the public.  < . . . 
MCC Honors Program to Hold Bike-a-Thon to Benefit Honors Scholarship, Oct. 12   10/08/2008  

A bike-a-thon to benefit the Mott Community College Honors Program Alumni Scholarship Fund will take place Sunday, Oct. 12.

Registration is at 1 pm, with the ride starting at 1:30 pm and a picnic to follow at 3:30 pm. The approximate 14- . . . 

Variety of Fine Art Featured at Friends of Mott Library Art Auction   10/08/2008  

A stunning collection of affordable art pieces will be featured at the annual art auction presented by the Friends of the Mott Library at Mott Community College, featuring this . . . 

Public Invited to 16th Annual Peace & Dignity Ceremony at MCC, Oct. 13   10/06/2008  

A Native American religious leader from Mexico will be visiting the Mott Community College cam . . . 

MCC to Hold Unveiling Ceremony for Bronze Bear Sculpture, Sept. 24   09/18/2008  

A special ceremony featuring the unveiling of a 600-pound, 6-foot-tall statue of a bronze bear at Mott Community College is set for 2 pm Wednesday, Sept. 24 on the Ballenger Field House lawn at the MCC main campus, 1401 East Court St. in Flint. . . . 

Flint Area Artist James Shurter Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery, Sept. 22-Oct. 7   09/12/2008  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an . . . 

Public Invited to Poetry Reading at MCC Event Center Featuring Grayce Scholt, Sept. 18   09/09/2008  

The Foundation for Mott Community College and the Friends of the Mott Library will hos . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Student Drawing Exhibition, Sept. 2-16   08/25/2008  

An exhibition of drawings by Mott Community College's Drawing students will open Tuesday Sept. 2 in the Fine Arts Gallery, located in the Visual Arts and Design Center on the Mott Community College main campus, 1401 E. Court Street in Flint

Th . . . 

The Steelheads to Perform at Detroit International Jazz Festival, Aug. 29   08/21/2008  

The Steelheads are scheduled to perform at the 29th Annual Detroit International Jazz Festival on Friday, Aug. 29 at 6:30 p.m. at Hart Plaza on the Festival's "Here and Now" stage. This event is free and open to the public.

The Steel . . . 

MCC Offers New Chinese Course for Fall Semester   08/20/2008  

China is increasing its interactions with the rest of the world. As a country with the world's fastest growing economy, its capital Beijing now showcased on the global stage as host . . . 

MCC Board of Trustees Chair Lenore Croudy Receives Distinguished Service Award   08/13/2008  

Mott Community College Board of Trustees Chair Lenore Croudy has received the Michigan Community College Association's Distinguished Service Award.

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Eastern Michigan University-Flint to Host Information Session on Master's Program in Community Counseling, Aug. 12   08/06/2008  

A graduate program offering individuals an excellent opportunity to advance their careers as well as serve the people of Flint/Genesee County and surrou . . . 

MCC Seeking No Worker Left Behind Funds to Help Area Workers   08/04/2008  

Michigan's No Worker Left Behind (NWLB) program has made $15 million in state funding available to enable workers to acquire the skills necessary to succeed in the fast-changing global economy of the 21st Century. Mott Com . . . 

The Steelheads to Perform at Flint Jazz Festival, August 1   07/25/2008  

Flint's own award winning steel drum band, The Steelheads, will open for the Edmar Castaneda Trio in concert on Friday August 1, at 5:30 p.m. to kick off the Flint Jazz Festival at Flint's downtown Riverbank Park.  The event is free and open to th . . . 

MCC to Kick Off Annual Creative Expressions Summer Camp in August   07/17/2008  

A novel summer camp experience giving grade school students an opportunity to explore their creative side is being offered by Mott Community College aga . . . 

Kearsley Park Summer Theater Festival Presents Sleeping Beauty   07/15/2008  
The Kearsley Park Project's Summer Theater Festival presents its second offering of the season with a laugh-filled fairy tale for the whole family: "Sleeping Beauty."
 
This is the second year in a row that Kearsley Park has offered a fairy tal . . .
 
Laboratory Safety Institute for Science Teachers at MCC, August 26 to 29   06/25/2008  

Combine hazardous chemicals, open flames, students, and teachers with little or no safety training, and the science laboratory could be considered the most dangerous place in a school.  When teachers and students are not adequately prepared or tra . . . 

MCC Holds Memorable Celebration of Associate Degree in Nursing Program's 50th Anniversary   06/11/2008  

In 1956, Mott Community College (then Flint Junior College) opened its doors to the first class of Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) students. A total of 14 students . . . 

Shakespeare in the Park to Open June 13 Featuring "Taming of the Shrew"   06/04/2008  

Celebrating its 5th year, Flint's own "Shakespeare in the Park" will once again bring one of William Shakespeare's classic comedies to Kearsley Park when "Taming of the Shrew" opens on Friday, June 13, 2008.  Performances will be staged . . . 

MCC Announces Hiring of Clark Harris as New Dean of Technology Division   06/03/2008  

Mott Community College recently welcomed Clark R. Harris to campus as the new Dean of the Technology Division.

 A member of the Academic Affairs executive staff, and a member of the Mott Community College management team, an academic dean . . . 

MCC Dean Cheryl Bassett Named President of Educational Technology Group   05/30/2008  

Cheryl Bassett, Executive Dean of Educational Systems at Mott Community College, recen . . . 

The Steelheads to Perform in Concert with Mott Middle College Steel Band, June 3   05/30/2008  

Flint's own award-winning steel drum band, The Steelheads, will join the Mott Middle College Steel Band classes in concert on Tuesday, June 3, at 7 p.m. in the Mott Memorial Building auditorium on the main campus of Mott Community College, 1401 . . . 

Upward Bound at MCC Recruiting Students from Area High Schools   05/27/2008  

The Mott Community College TRIO Upward Bound Program is currently recruiting students for participation in its 2008-09 academic program. Applications for the Upward Bound pro . . . 

Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program at MCC Set for June 13   05/15/2008  
A locally celebrated storyteller and downtown Flint marketing guru will be the special guests for the June 13 installment of the Mott Community College Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program, "Flint History."
 
Alfreda Harris, a storyteller who . . .
 
Public Invited to MCC's 50th Annual Student Art Show   05/02/2008  

Mott Community College is celebrating 50 years of showcasing the artistry of students.

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Student Art Show, featuring an exhibition of more than 300 works of art by Mott . . . 

MCC Celebrating 50 Years of Educating Nurses with Reception on May 22   05/01/2008  

Mott Community College's Nursing Program turns 50 this year, and that's a milestone definitely worth celebrating.

MCC (then Flint Junior College) admitted its first class of nursing students in 1956, with this inaugural class of asp . . . 

MCC Commencement Set for Saturday, May 3   05/01/2008  

Mott Community College will hold its 2008 commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 3, 2008.

A total of 1,379 students are eligible to graduate this year, with more than 400 expected to walk across the stage at Flint's . . . 

MCC Cheerleaders Win Their Second National Championship Title   04/17/2008  

Mott Community College's cheerleaders have put MCC on the national cheerleading map -- bringing home their second national championship.

Public Invited to MCC Championship Celebration, April 23   04/16/2008  

The Mott Bears have made basketball history, and Mott Community College is inviting the entire community to a special public celebration to honor both t . . . 

MCC Earth Day and Garden Celebration Set for Saturday, April 19   04/14/2008  

Take in a presentation featuring live birds and bats; view a dazzling display of rocks and gems; learn about native plants; commune with nature at the Native Blessing of the Earth ceremony or enjoy the ever popular "Earth Egg Hunt."

These are j . . . 

MCC Presents Flint Area High School Writers Workshop "Speak Up!"   04/04/2008  

Mott Community College takes pride in honoring a longtime tradition of sponsoring events and activities specifically designed to create a smooth transition for high school students into college. Speak Up! is one of those programs.

. . .
 
Works of New York City Book Makers Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery, April 7-22   04/01/2008  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by New York City artists and book makers Esther K. Smith and Dikko Faust titled " How to Make . . . 

Prospective Students Invited to MCC University Center Open House, April 9   03/31/2008  

You don't have to leave the Mott Community College main campus to earn a degree from a major university. MCC's University Center offers students a unique opportunity . . . 

MCC, Baker College and UM-Flint Partner to Launch Pilot Project to Increase Diversity of Those Seeking Teaching as a Career   03/28/2008  

According to a recent report from the National Education Association, the number of male public school teachers is at a 40-year low.  The report reveals a profession that is struggling to provide role mo . . . 

MCC Ballenger Lecture Series to Feature Pulitzer Prize-Winning Scientist and Author Jared Diamond, April 17   03/26/2008  

Jared Diamond, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the widely acclaimed bestseller Guns, Germs & Steel: the Fates of Human Societies, will be the speaker for the spring installment of the Mott Community College Ballenger Lecture Series, schedul . . . 

MCC Men's Basketball Team Brings Home Third National Championship Title   03/25/2008  
The Mott Bears have made basketball history.
 
On Saturday, March 22, 2008, the Mott Community College Men's Basketball Team became national champions for the third time - their third national title in the past five years.
 
MCC is . . .
 
MCC to Recognize Honors Graduates at Honors Program Alumni Dinner, March 28   03/25/2008  

They are self-starters and independent thinkers; they set lofty goals and high expectations, for themselves and for others; they prefer tackling courses and taking on projects that challenge them and they tend to go that extra mile.

 

Booming Career Opportunities to Explore at MCC Annual Criminal Justice Career Fair, April 8   03/20/2008  

When faced with a sluggish Michigan economy, widespread layoffs and job cuts in the auto industry, finding a career with long-term growth potential can . . . 

MCC to Present Health Fair Addressing Cervical Cancer Awareness, March 25   03/20/2008  

Mott Community College Health Services is presenting a health fair that will provide information about cervical cancer from 1 to 4 pm on Tuesday, March 25 in the Mott Community College Event Center, located adjacent to the Mott Library on the MCC main . . . 

MCC Dean to Receive Prestigious Award for Academic Leadership   03/19/2008  

Cheryl Bassett, Executive Dean of Educational Systems at Mott Community College, has been selected to receive The Chair Academy's 2008 International Exemplary Leader Award. The award recognizes educational leaders for their ability to advance academic . . . 

Young Scientists Headed to MCC to Compete in 23rd Annual Science Olympiad   03/15/2008  

The Flint campus of Mott Community College will be teeming with hundreds of middle school and high school students on Saturday, March 15 competing in th . . . 

Works of Ann Arbor Area Artist Joseph Trumpey Featured in Exhibit at MCC, March 17-April 1   03/11/2008  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Ann Arbor area Scientific Illustrator Joseph Trumpey titled "Making Science Visible."  . . . 

The Steelheads to Perform in Concert with Steel Drum Master Andy Narell, March 18   03/10/2008  

Flint's own award-winning steel drum band will join an int . . . 

Institute for Medical Simulation Opens at MCC   03/07/2008  

It is poised to dramatically transform the way medical professionals in the Flint-Genesee County area learn to save lives, and it's located at Mott Community College.
 
MCC is now home to the Institute for Medical Simulation, a state-of-the- . . . 

MCC to Host AARP Forum to Benefit 50+ Workers, March 12   03/03/2008  

The Mott Community College Continuing Education Department is partnering with AARP Michigan and the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Growth in presenting a free, informational forum that will provide a comprehensive look at opportunities for e . . . 

The Great Michigan Read Event at MCC Featuring The Nick Adams Stories Set for March 5   03/03/2008  

A discussion of The Nick Adams Stories, coming of age tales inspired by Hemingway's boyhood experiences in Northern Michigan, will be lead by Dr. Frederic Svoboda, a . . . 

Works of Detroit Artist Hubert Massey Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   02/20/2008  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Detroit area artist Hubert Massey titled "Preliminary Drawings and Sketches for Frescos." . . . 

MCC Presents Third Annual Free Jazz Festival on Friday, Feb. 22   02/15/2008  

Student musicians will have an excellent opportunity to sharpen their performing skills as well as showcase their talents at the Mott Community College Department of Music's Third Annual Jazz Festival for Community Colleges, Small Colleges and High Sch . . . 

Mortgage Crisis Topic of Public Discussion at MCC Regional Technology Center, Feb. 19   02/14/2008  

Thousands of homeowners across the country are having trouble keeping up with their monthly payments, facing the possibility of losing their homes -- and Michigan is among the states witnessing the highest foreclosure rates in the nation.

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MCC among 24 Michigan colleges launching jobs portal   02/05/2008  

Mott Community College has joined forces with 23 other Michigan colleges and universities posting a wide array of jobs via the newly-launched Michigan Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (MI-HERC) central online portal.

MCC is an official . . . 

Works by Grand Rapids Area Artist Daniel Bare Featured in Exhibit at MCC, Feb. 4-19   02/04/2008  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Grand Rapids area artist Daniel Bare titled "Zero Distance-New Ceramics Works."

 

Open House to Recruit Truck Drivers Slated for MCC Northern Tier Center, Feb. 7   01/31/2008  

The Mott Community College Northern Tier Center in Clio will host an open house for experienced local and over the road truck drivers to explore potential career opportunities.

E.L. Hollingsworth & Company will present . . . 

MCC to Host Free Tax Appeal Seminar Feb. 12   01/30/2008  

Anyone interested in learning more about the process required for appealing property taxation in Michigan is invited to attend a free seminar, back by p . . . 

MCC Celebrates Black History Month   01/24/2008  
Mott Community College will kick off its annual observance of Black History Month on Tuesday, Feb. 5 with a wide variety of events and programs celebrating the history, culture and achievements of African-Americans throughout the month of February.
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New Construction/Remodeler Certificate Program at MCC Livingston Center Set to Begin Feb. 7   01/16/2008  

Baby boomers are aging in big numbers, and living longer. Seniors are now this country's fastest growing age group, and their needs have given rise to certain growth industries. One of those industries is home remodeling for seniors. As they age, senio . . . 

MCC Student Drawings Exhibit to Open Jan. 14   01/09/2008  

An exhibition featuring a variety of drawings by Mott Community College's Basic Drawing students will open on Monday Jan. 14 in the Fine Arts Gallery located in the Visual Arts and Design Center on the Mott Community College main campus, . . . 

Anti-racist Activist Tim White to Keynote Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Dinner, Jan. 10   12/20/2007  
Tim Wise, one of the nation's most prominent anti-racist activists, will headline the 29th Annual Citywide Tribute Dinner in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in January.
 
The King Tribute Dinner is scheduled for 6 pm, Thursday Jan. 10 at t . . .
 
MCC Lapeer to Host Free Job Fair for Truck Drivers, Jan. 10   12/20/2007  
The Mott Community College Lapeer Extension Center will be the site of a free job fair offering employment opportunities for experienced local and over the road truck drivers.

E.L. Hollingsworth & Co. will be hosting the Truck Driver Recruitmen . . .
 
Steel Band Groups to Give Free Holiday Concert at MCC, Dec. 17   12/13/2007  

The Mott Middle College Steel Band will join The Steelheads Percussion Ensemble and Steel Band on stage to present a Holiday Concert at 7 p.m. Monday, December 17 in the Mott Memorial Building Auditorium on the main campus of Mott Commu . . . 

MCC to Present Annual Holiday Concert, Dec. 16   12/12/2007  

Music to usher in the holidays will be featured at the Mott Community College Music Department's Holiday Concert, scheduled for 3 pm Sunday, Dec. 16 in the Mott Memorial Building Auditorium on the MCC main campus, 1401 East Court Street in F . . . 

Christmas Wonderland's Wally Bronner to Bring Holiday Spirit to MCC, Dec. 14   12/10/2007  

Wally Bronner, founder of Bronner's Christmas Wonderland in Frankenmuth, will be making a special appearance at Mott Community College on Friday. Bronner will be the guest speaker for the December installment of the Lifelong Learning for Seniors Progra . . . 

Public Invited to Five Mott Community College Students, Masters of Lifelong Learning Art Exhibit   11/30/2007  

The Mott Community College Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center is presenting an exhibition of work by MCC art students titled "Five Mott Community College Students, Masters of Lifelong Learning."

Artwork from advanced studios . . . 

MCC Cited for Successful Outreach to Hispanic Students by National Magazine   11/27/2007  

For the sixth year in a row, Mott Community College has received recognition from The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education mag . . . 

MCC Southern Lakes Branch Center in Fenton to Host Free Health Fair, Nov. 28   11/20/2007  

The Mott Community College Southern Lakes Branch Center (SLBC), located at 2100 West Thompson Road in Fenton, is hosting a health fair on Wednesday, Nov. 28 from 12 noon to 5 pm in the SLBC Student Lounge. This event i . . . 

Public Invited to "An Affordable Fashion Show" at MCC on Nov. 29   11/19/2007  

Are you a college student on a tight budget? Or maybe you're a bargain hunter looking for great fashions that won't take a bite out of your budget during this holiday season.

. . .
 
Transitions School of Cosmetology at MCC Giving Free Hair Cuts to Benefit Locks of Love, Nov. 26   11/19/2007  

Hairstylists at Mott Community College will be cutting hair for a cause.

The Transitions School of Cosmetology Careers at MCC is offering free hair cuts to anyone with 10 or more inches of healthy hair, willing to donate that hair to Locks of . . . 

Book by MCC Administrator about Women in Skilled Trades Published by Internationally Renowned Publishing House   11/08/2007  
An executive dean at Mott Community College has authored an English-language book published by one of the worlds' leading publishing houses of academic research.
 
Michael Bower, Executive Dean of Continuing Education at MCC, is the author of A . . .
 
MCC to Host Panel Discussion on Gay Rights, Nov. 15   11/06/2007  

Protecting the rights of individuals on the basis of sexual preference is one of the most controversial topics of the current era.  Just as movements for racial equality and gender equality stirred deep . . . 

MCC to Host A Community Discussion on Economic Development, Nov. 9   10/31/2007  

Mott Community College is hosting a free, public forum giving community residents an opportunity to learn more about modern economic development strategies on Friday, Nov. 9.

A Community Discussion on Economic Development is a series . . . 

Works of Lansing Area Artist Margaret Meade-Turnbull Featured in Exhibit at MCC, Nov. 5-20   10/29/2007  

The Mott Community College Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Lansing area artist Margaret Meade-Turnbull titled "The Figure in Watercolor."  Her . . . 

Free Seminar on Tax Appeal Process Offered at MCC on Nov. 7   10/23/2007  

Realtors, real estate professionals and individuals interested in learning the basis for property taxation appeals in Michigan are invited to attend a f . . . 

Upward Bound Program at MCC Now Recruiting Students From Area Middle and High Schools   10/16/2007  

The Mott Community College TRIO Upward Bound Program is currently recruiting students for participation in its 2007-08 academic program.

MCC's Annual Halloween Party Set for Friday, Oct. 26   10/11/2007  

Mott Community College is again this year providing a fun, safe environment for children and families to enjoy the Halloween festivities.

MCC's Sixth Annual Halloween Party is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 26 from 5 to 8 pm at the Ballenger Field . . . 

MCC to Host Free, Public Presentation by Metro Housing Partnership on Oct. 13   10/10/2007  

A special program for individuals seeking to purchase a home and for homeowners seeking to retain their homes will be held at Mott Community College on Saturday, Oct. 13.

Metro Housing Partnership is offering a free t . . . 

More than 50 colleges and universities expected at MCC Regional College Fair, Oct. 18   10/10/2007  

More than 50 higher education institutions from across the state and around the country will be represented at the Mott Community College Annual Regiona . . . 

Paintings of Lansing Area Artist Daniel Fernandez Featured in MCC Exhibit, Oct. 15-30   10/10/2007  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition by Lansing area artist Daniel Hernandez titled "Recent Paintings." His work will be in the gallery from Monday Oct. 15 through Tuesday, Oct. 30, . . . 

MCC to Host Free Global Issues Film Festival, Oct. 19-20   10/05/2007  

Mott Community College is kicking off the 2007-08 Global Issues Film Festival, continu . . . 

MCC Trustee Celia Turner Elected to Association of Community College Trustees Board of Directors   10/03/2007  

Celia M. Turner of Grand Blanc, a member of the Mott Community College Board of Trustees, has been elected to the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) Board of Directors as a Delegate-at-Large.&nb . . . 

Variety of Fine Art Featured at Friends of Mott Library Auction "A Treasure Chest of Art"   10/02/2007  

The public is invited to experience the Friends of Mott Library at Mott Community College art auction featuring a stunning collection of surprisingly affordable art pieces.

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MCC's 15th Annual Peace & Dignity Ceremony Set for Monday, Oct. 8   10/01/2007  

A Native American religious leader from Mexico will be visiting the Mott Community College cam . . . 

Civil Rights Attorney Morris Dees to Speak at MCC for Ballenger Lecture Series Oct. 4   09/28/2007  

A significant resurgence in hate groups and racist activity across the United States has civil rights organizations on the alert. Locally, recent news reports indicate an upswing in white supremacy groups may also be occurring in Flint and G . . . 

MCC Professor Maurice Naughton Remembered at Memorial Service Oct. 5   09/28/2007  

Mott Community College Professor Emeritus Maurice Naughton will be remembered by his friends, colleagues and students at a memorial service on Friday, October 5, 2007 at 3 p.m.

 
Seventeen Nominated to Receive MCC's Distinguished Alumni, Outstanding Retiree Honors, Oct. 17   09/25/2007  

A record number of 14 nominations have been submitted as candidates for Mott Community College's prestigious Distinguished Alumni Award, including Genesee County Commissioner and former Flint Mayor Woodrow Sta . . . 

Works by Lansing Area Artists Featured in Exibition at MCC Fine Arts Gallery, Sept. 24-Oct. 9   09/19/2007  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition featuring glass and ceramics sculpture by Lansing area artists Amy Baur and Blake Williams, entitled "Between."  Their work will be in the g . . . 

Renowned Civil Rights Attorney Morris Dees to Speak at MCC for Ballenger Lecture Series, Oct. 4   09/14/2007  

Morris Dees, prominent civil rights lawyer and longtime advocate for victims of hate crimes and racial injustice, will give a talk at 7 pm Thursday, Oct . . . 

MCC Kicks Off Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program   09/10/2007  

Andrew Heller, The Flint Journal columnist who also serves as a host and commentator for radio station WFNT "Unforgettable" AM1470, will kick off the 20 . . . 

Foundation for MCC to Host September Soiree To Benefit Students   08/30/2007  

The Foundation for Mott Community College is hosting a September Soiree at the home of Ghassan and Manal Saab, inviting the community to aid the college while getting a peek inside one of the most beautiful h . . . 

MCC's Second Annual Motown, Mott & More Celebrity Lip Sync Show to Benefit Students Set for Sept. 16   08/23/2007  
Several local celebrities will share the spotlight with a host of Mott Community College luminaries in MCC's Second Annual Motown, Mott & More Celebrity Lip Sync Show, set for Sept.16.
 
A diverse group comprised of MCC administrators and s . . .
 
MCC Business Division Receives Accreditation from Premier Accrediting Association for Business Education   08/16/2007  

The Business Division at Mott Community College has received its first accreditation from the Association of Collegiate B . . . 

MCC Board Chair Lenore Croudy Elected Chair of State Community College Association   08/14/2007  

Lenore Croudy, Chair of the Mott Community College Board of Trustees, has been elected Chair of the Michigan Community College Association (MCCA). She had previously been elected Vice Chair of the MCCA in 200 . . . 

MCC Workforce Development Department Relocates to Downtown Flint   08/09/2007  
With a few coats of fresh paint, brand new carpeting and minor renovations, the Wagner Building (the former Sears auto repair building in downtown Flint) has become Mott Community College's Garfield G. Wagner, Jr. - Workforce Education Center and the new . . . 
Bruin Club of Genesee County Sponsors MCC Golf Outing on Aug. 26   08/06/2007  

Area golfers will have an opportunity to tee up in support of educational opportunities for students at Mott Community College on Aug. 26.

The Bruin Club of Genesee County is sponsoring the Mott Community College Golf Outing with proceeds earma . . . 

Public Invited to Community Fun Day at MCC Hispanic Community & Technology Center, Aug. 18   08/06/2007  

Mott Community College's Hispanic Technology & Community Center, along with the  Latinoamericana Church of Flint, is presenting their annual Community Fun Day.

Community Fun Day, scheduled for noon Saturday, Aug. . . . 

Factory Five Build School at MCC Livingston Regional M-TEC Attracts Kit Car Enthusiasts From Around the World   08/03/2007  

Rear view mirrors, a pair of wind wings and classroom hours at the MCC Factory Five Build School -- those are just a few of the items that were listed on newlyweds Peter and Kristin Weaver's wedding registry.

The Washingto . . . 

MCC and FAAR Present Free Seminar on Michigan Property Tax Appeal Process   08/02/2007  

Realtors, real estate professionals and anyone interested in learning the basis for property taxation appeals in Michigan is invited to take a free clas . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Library Book Signing Featuring Author Heather Brewer August 17   08/02/2007  

The Friends of Mott Library and the Student Life Center at Mott Community College will host a book signing/visit by Heather Brewer, a former MCC student and author of "The Chronicles of Vladimir Tod" series. The first book, "Eighth Grade Bites," a nove . . . 

Jim Lee Fine Arts Camp to Perform for Patients at Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute   07/17/2007  

A group of students with Mott Community College's Jim Lee Fine Arts Camp are some happy campers and they hope to brighten the day of some people who could use a little cheering up.

. . .
 
MCC Proposal for Millage Renewal Set for August Ballot   07/13/2007  

Mott Community College is seeking to renew its existing operating millage with a ballot proposal scheduled for voters to consider in August. The electio . . . 

Lenore Croudy, MCC Board of Trustees Chair, Receives Prestigious Governor's Service Award   07/02/2007  

Lenore Croudy has been named winner of the State of Michigan's most prestigious award for community service.

MCC and UM-Flint Renew Partnership to Benefit Students with Interest in Art   06/28/2007  

Aspiring artists, students and art aficionados alike have two highly-respected, local institutions to thank for maintaining a unique partnership that wi . . . 

MCC to Offer Annual Jim Lee Fine Arts Camp, July 9-20   06/21/2007  

An exciting day camp experience designed to help youth enhance their skills in performing and visual arts will be offered again this summer at Mott Community College.

MCC's Jim Lee Fine Arts Camp provides an intensive, two-week program in the f . . . 

MCC Offers Students Unique Opportunity to Express Creativity at Summer Camp   06/20/2007  

A novel summer camp experience giving campers a chance to explore their creative side is being offered by Mott Community College again this year.

 MCC's Creative Expression Summer Camp will provide a variety of creative . . . 

MCC Upward Bound Announces Kick-Off of 2007 Program, June 22   06/20/2007  

The Mott Community College TRIO Upward Bound Program is inviting students and parents to an informational kick-off scheduled for 1 to 3 pm Friday, June . . . 

Open House Celebrating MCC's New Health Sciences Laboratory Complex Set for June 21   06/13/2007  

A chance to "visit" SimMan, Vital Sim Anne and other "patients" is just one of  several activities planned for guests attending the Open House celebrating Mott Community College's newly enhanced Health Sciences Laboratory Complex, sched . . . 

MCC Community Outreach Partnership Center One Day-One Block Effort Set for June 15   05/30/2007  

Mott Community College's Community Outreach Partnership Center (C . . . 

Downtown Flint Lions Club Funds Scholarship for Visually Impaired, Blind Students   05/21/2007  
Officials from four Flint area higher education institutions will come together Tuesday to say a collective "thank-you" to a highly-respected service organization for a major donation that benefits students at their schools.
 
The Flint Downtow . . .
 
MCC Board of Trustees Chair Lenore Croudy Finalist for Prestigious Governor's Service Award   05/14/2007  

Lenore Croudy, Chair of the Mott Community College Board of Trustees, is a finalist in Gov. Jennifer Granholm's 2007 Governor's Service Awards. Croudy i . . . 

Marvin Dale Cronce Receives MCC's 2007 Bommarito Outstanding Student Award   05/07/2007  

Marvin Dale Cronce of North Branch is proof that being a thoughtful person has its rewards. The Mott Community College student is the recipient of the 2007 Bommarito . . . 

MCC Presents 49th Annual Student Art Show   05/07/2007  

An exhibition showcasing more than 300 works of art by students at Mott Community College will be on public display, May 11 through June 1, 2007.

MCC's 49th Annual Student Art Show opens with a reception scheduled from 6 t . . . 

Virtual Simulation Camp at MCC Regional Technology Center Set for June   05/02/2007  
Mott Community College is offering a high-tech summer camp adventure for area middle and high school students again this year.
 
The Virtual Simulation Camp is a program that provides middle and high school students with a unique, hands-on expe . . .
 
MCC Library Invites Book Lovers to Book Signing Event Featuring Author Bill Broder, May 15   05/01/2007  

The Mott Library at Mott Community College today announced that Bill Broder, author of Taking Care of Cleo: A Novel - will pay a special visit to campus this month. The public is invited to join Broder at noon Tuesday, May 15 in Room 302 of the Mott Li . . . 

High Demand Prompts MCC to Move May 8 Workshop for High School Writers to Mott Memorial Building   04/30/2007  

Nearly 200 high school students from across the community are expected on the Mott Community College main campus Tuesday, May 8 to participate in Speak Up!, the fourth annual Flint Area High School Writers' Workshop, sponsored by the MCC Humanit . . . 

Lt. Governor John Cherry to Speak at MCC Graduation Ceremony May 5   04/30/2007  

Lt. Governor John D. Cherry will be the keynote speaker for the Mott Community College 2007 graduation ceremony at 2 pm Saturday, May 5 at the Perani  

Michigan State University Joins MCC University Center   04/27/2007  

Mott Community College's University Center, located on the main MCC campus in Flint, allows area students many opportunities to complete bachelors and master's degrees in various areas without having to leave town. The latest offering comes from Michig . . . 

MCC Ballenger Lecture Featuring Harry Belafonte Rescheduled to May 24   04/26/2007  

A flare-up of back problems had forced the postponement of entertainer/activist Harry Belafonte's April 3 appearance at Mott Community College, but the world renowned humanitarian, social activist, singer/actor has resched . . . 

MCC Student Teresa Krawczyk Receives Prestigious Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship   04/19/2007  

Teresa Krawczyk is a student and a scholar, namely: a Guistwhite Scholar.

 

The Mott Community . . . 

Registration at MCC Open Now   04/18/2007  

Registration for the Spring, Summer and Fall 2007 semesters at Mott Community College is now open. Classes start May 9 for Spring Semester, July 2 for Summer Semester and Sept. 4 for Fall Semester.

Students are encouraged . . . 

Students at MCC Northern Tier Center Celebrate April as Month of the Young Child   04/18/2007  

The students in the Introduction to Early Childhood Profession class (ECED 100) at the Mott Community College Northern Tier Center in Clio are celebrating the Month of the Young Child with a special project. On Friday, April 13, the class . . . 

MCC Basketball Receives All-American Honors   04/17/2007  

Three student-athletes with the Mott Community College Men's and Women's Basketball Teams have been named All-Americans by Division II of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA).

Sophomore Forward Kevin Ti . . . 

MCC to Host Inaugural Conference of STAR role-model project, April 17-18   04/17/2007  

Mott Community College is involved with yet another collaborative effort specifically designed to be . . . 

MCC to Host Flint Board of Education Candidates Forum, April 24   04/13/2007  

The Flint Board of Education election is May 8, and voters will have an opportunity to choose from a field of 21 candidates to fill four seats on the board.

MCC and Kettering University Renew Partnership   04/12/2007  

Mott Community College and Kettering University will come together on Monday, April 16 to formalize the renewal of a strategic partnership, specifically designed to ensure the smoothest possible transition for students seeking to complete ba . . . 

MCC Earth Day and Garden Celebration Set for April 21   04/12/2007  

Take in a presentation of live birds and bats; view a dazzling display of rocks and gems; learn about native plants; rave at an award-winning Solar Car or enjoy an "Earth Egg Hunt." These are just a few of the exiting activities planned for the Mott Co . . . 

Public Invited to MCC University Center Open House, April 17   04/12/2007  
You don't have to leave the Mott Community College main campus to earn a degree from a major university. MCC's University Center offers students a unique opportunity to earn a bachelor or master's degree - without ever leaving the campus or the City of Fl . . . 
MCC Northern Tier Students to Present Unique Class Project   04/09/2007  

Students at the Mott Community College Northern Tier Center are making history come alive.

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Works of Lansing Area Artist and MCC Instructor Debra Bonello Featured in MCC Gallery April 9-24   04/09/2007  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Lansing area artist and MCC Adjunct Art Instructor Debra Bonello titled "Prints and Drawings."  Her work will be in the gallery f . . . 

MCC Ballenger Lecture Featuring Harry Belafonte Postponed   04/03/2007  

 A flare-up of back problems has forced the postponement of entertainer/activist Harry Belafonte's upcoming appearance in Flint. Belafonte had been scheduled to deliver a lecture as part of Mott Community College's Ballenger lecture series on . . . 

MCC Professors Receive Prestigious Award from Michigan Campus Compact   03/20/2007  

Michigan Campus Compact has honored Mott Community College Psychology Professor Lillie McCain and Political Science Professor Paul Rozycki with the Michigan Campus Compact Faculty/Staff Community Service-Learning Award. The MCC professors were recogniz . . . 

National Conference of Council for Resource Development Being Held at MCC   03/20/2007  

Fund raising professionals from across the country are convening on the campus of Mott . . . 

Bill Cosby to Give Free, Public Lecture at MCC Thursday, March 22   03/19/2007  

Comedian/actor/activist Bill Cosby will deliver a free, public lecture at Mott Community Coll . . . 

MCC Fine Arts Gallery to Feature Works of Detroit Area Artist Dennis Summers   03/13/2007  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by artist Dennis Summers of Royal Oak titled "Phase Shift: A Video Installation."  His work can be seen in the gallery from Monday M . . . 

Public Forum on Michigan Budget Proposal Set for MCC Regional Technology Center, March 13   03/08/2007  

It's no secret: The State of Michigan is facing major financial challenges -- a looming $3-billion deficit and continually shrinking revenues. In an effort to remedy Lansing's money woes -- and . . . 

Entertainer/Activist Harry Belafonte to Headline MCC Ballenger Program, April 3   03/07/2007  

World renowned humanitarian, social activist, singer/actor Harry Belafonte will be the keynote speaker for the kick-off of the 2007 Mott Community College Ballenger Eminent Persons Lecture Series at 7 pm, Tuesday April 3 i . . . 

MCC Presents 10th Annual Criminal Justice Career Fair, April 10   03/06/2007  

With persistent threats of terrorism around the globe, the growing presence of homeland security across the nation and a high incidence of crime in our local communities, the need for qualified criminal justi . . . 

Jim Crow Museum Exhibit Returns to MCC   03/01/2007  

Artifacts depicting the racist legacy spawned by the Jim Crow era in America will be on public display at Mott Community College March 5-17.

"Hateful Things: Artifacts from the Jim Crow Museum," a traveling exhibition of objects on loan from Fe . . . 

MCC and Ferris State University Renew Partnership   02/23/2007  

Officials with Mott Community College and Ferris State University came together on the MCC main campus on Friday, Feb. 23 to renew . . . 

MCC Presents Second Annual Jazz Festival on Feb. 23   02/16/2007  
Student musicians from across Genesee County will have an opportunity to hone performing skills and showcase their talents at the Mott Community College Department of Music's Second Annual Jazz Festival for Community Colleges, Small Colleges and High Scho . . . 
Art Exhibit to Feature Works of Fenton Artist and MCC Art Instructor Cristen Velliky   02/15/2007  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and  

Presentation of Works by MCC Art Instructor Renee Robbins Rescheduled to Feb. 20   02/07/2007  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center is  presenting an exhibition of work by Lansing area artist and MCC art instructor Renee Robbins titled, "Paintings: Interi . . . 

MCC Art Exhibit to Feature Lansing Area Artist and MCC Art Instructor Renee Robbins   01/30/2007  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Lansing area artist and MCC art instructor Renee Robbins titled, "Paintings: Interior/Exte . . . 

Flint Author Renetta Randle to Hold Book Signing at MCC Jan. 31   01/29/2007  

Author/speaker Renetta Randle of Flint is a survivor. As a young girl growing up in Flint, she experienced abandonment, kidnapping, physical and sexual abuse and teenage pregnancy. Her book, From a Caterpillar to a Butterfly, recounts . . . 

Community Leaders to Gather at MCC Regional Technology Center for Discussion on Regional Cooperation   01/17/2007  

Communities everywhere, faced with shrinking revenues and dwindling resources, often are struggling to provide basic municipal services. In efforts to maintain and improve the qua . . . 

Mathematics Professor at MCC Receives National Award for Excellence In Mathematics Education   01/17/2007  
Mott Community College Mathematics Professor Karen Sharp is the recipient of the prestigious American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges Mathematical Excellence Award. Sharp was presented with the award at the organization's annual conference h . . . 
MCC Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program to Feature Antique Appraisals   01/09/2007  

Col. Robert O. Yaklin (Ret.) with Antiques by Cecilia of Flint will be the special guest kicking off the 2007 installment of the Mott Community College Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program.

The presentation is scheduled f . . . 

MCC Student Art Exhibit to Open Jan. 16   01/09/2007  

An exhibition of drawings by Mott Community College's Basic Drawing students will open on Tuesday, Jan. 16 in the Fine Arts Gallery located in the Visual Arts and Design Center on the Mott Community College main campus, 1401 E. Court St., . . . 

Michigan's Chief Nursing Executive to Speak at MCC Nursing Graduation/Pinning Ceremony   01/09/2007  

Jeanette Wrona Klemczak, Michigan's Chief Nursing Executive, will address Mott Community College's December nursing graduates at their Pinning/Graduation ceremony scheduled for 1 pm Saturday, Jan. 13 at Riverside Tabernacle, 429 Chavez Drive . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Northern Tier Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony On Jan. 8   01/04/2007  

Mott Community College's Northern Tier Center is starting the New Year in a brand new home -- and everyone is invited to the housewarming.

 

MCC Lapeer's Community Education Department Offers Variety of New Courses   12/21/2006  

From classes on antiques to beading, franchising to gardening -- Mott Community College-Lapeer Extension Campus has something for everyone.

The Community Education Department at MCC Lapeer is offering a variety of new cour . . . 

Renowed Monart Drawing Method Among Art Courses Offered by MCC Community Education   12/20/2006  

An innovative course for anyone interested in teaching children how to draw using the world renowned Monart method highlights a group of art courses offered by Mott Community College Community Education in 20 . . . 

Expansion of Mott Community College Northern Tier Center Near Completion   12/19/2006  
Finishing touches on the new facility for Mott Community College's Northern Tier Center will be complete over the holidays as the College prepares to open the doors of the new location in 2007.

MCC's Northern Tier Center staff will be welcoming stu . . .
 
MCC Business Division Announces New One-Year Entrepreneurship Program   12/19/2006  

The Business Division at Mott Community College is offering a new certificate program for anyone interested in learning how to start and operate their own business. MCC's new Entrepreneurship Certificate Program, designed to meet the basic e . . . 

MCC Enhances Technology Program to Reflect Current Trends in Industry   12/15/2006  

Working behind the scenes at any manufacturing operation is a team of technicians who have a critical role to play: they keep the operation humming.

The Technology Division at Mott Community College is in the business of p . . . 

University of Michigan President Mary Sue Coleman Keynote Speaker for Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute, Jan. 9   12/14/2006  

Mary Sue Coleman, President of the University of

MCC Student Katie L. Bennett Awarded Sales & Marketing Scholarship   12/13/2006  

Katie L. Bennett of Otisville is the recipient of a newly-established scholarship at  

MCC to Offer New Insurance Course   12/13/2006  
Mott Community College will offer a new insurance career program that will give students the skills to prepare for a successful career in the insurance industry.  The course, Personal Insurance, Health & Life, will start in January of 2007 and ru . . . 
MCC Offers Grammar Class for Winter 2007   11/22/2006  

So, you're not an aspiring grammarian, and you really don't think you need grammar to succeed in life. Well, think again. Glaring grammatical errors on a resume may have cost you that dream job. A business report that hinged on a major promo . . . 

Former MCC Art Student Honored Posthumously With Works on Display at Art Gallery   11/20/2006  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by former Mott Community College student James Niesen titled "My Journey: Self-Administered T . . . 

National Hispanic Magazine Recognizes Mott Community College   11/20/2006  

For the fifth year in a row, Mott Commu . . . 

MCC Dental Students Present Mini Health Fair at Doyle Ryder School Friday, Nov. 17   11/16/2006  

Students in Mott Community College's Dental Assisting program will be putting smiles on some little faces at Doyle Ryder Education Center in Flint on Friday.

 MCC's Nutrition and Preventive Dentistry Class, (Dental As . . . 

MCC Announces Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene Class Reunion, April 28, 2007   11/15/2006  

A class reunion for the graduates of . . . 

College Wrestlers from Four States Heading to MCC Wrestling Tournament Saturday, Nov. 18   11/14/2006  

Wrestlers from top-notch programs from across the Midwest will be in Flint on Saturday to join Mott Community College's Wrestling Bears as the club prepares to host its first invitational, the Mott Bears Open . . . 

MCC Welcomes Amy Fugate as Vice President of Academic Affairs   11/09/2006  

Amy Lee Fugate is Mott Community College's new Vice President of Academic Affairs. The Muskegon native assumed her new position as the chief academic officer at MCC on Oct. 9.

She brings a wealth of experience to Mott Community College, includi . . . 

MCC Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program to Feature Working Dogs, Nov. 10   11/07/2006  

"We've Gone to the Dogs!" is the topic for the November installment of Mott Community College's Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program, showcasing the activities of working dogs. The program is scheduled for 9:30 am Friday, Nov. 10 in the MCC . . . 

MCC Corporate Services Division Offers Business Seminars For Success   11/01/2006  

The Corporate Services Division at Mott Community College wants to equip local businesses and entrepreneurs with the skill sets they need to be successful.

MCC's Corporate Services, in partnership with MCA, Inc., will offe . . . 

MCC Hosts Student Discussion on Proposal 2   10/30/2006  

Mott Community College will host a discussion on the topic "Affirmative Action and Proposal 2" from 11:30 am to 1 pm Tuesday, Oct. 31 . . . 

Work of Detroit Area Artist Steven Rost Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery, Nov. 6-21   10/30/2006  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Detroit area artist Steven Rost titled, "Step Back/Step Forward: Mixed Media Installation/ . . . 

Public Invited to Rededication, Open House of MCC Gorman Science Center   10/18/2006  

Mott Community College has made a major new commitment to Science and Math with a $3.2 million renovation of the Gorman Building, which is being rededicated as the Gorman Science Center on Tuesday, October 24, 2006 with . . . 

Davenport -MCC Agreement Paves Way for Students to Complete Bachelor Degrees   10/16/2006  

In yet another sign of cooperation among area higher education institutions, Mott Community College and Davenport University have signed an articulation agreement that will help MCC graduates complete four-year degrees at Davenport.

 

MCC to Hold Community Halloween Party, Oct. 27   10/13/2006  
Mott Community College is again this year providing a fun, safe environment for children and families to enjoy the Halloween festivities.  MCC's Annual Halloween Party is scheduled to take place 5 to 8 pm Friday, Oct. 27 in the Ballenger Field House . . . 
MCC Ballenger Lecture to Focus on Future of Flint   10/10/2006  

The rebirth of Flint as a center of commerce will come from visionary individuals willing to risk their own time and money in opening small businesses. The Mott  

MCC Regional College Fair Set for Oct. 19   10/10/2006  
More than 70 higher education institutions from across the state and the country will be represented at the Mott Community College Regional College Fair this month. MCC's   Annual Regional College Fair is scheduled Thursday, Oct. 19 at the Prahl . . . 
Works of Artist Janet Lorch Featured at MCC, Oct. 16-31   10/10/2006  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Flint area artist Janet Lorch titled, "Alternate Views: Photographs and Prints from the Wy . . . 

Global Issues Film Festival at MCC Set for Oct. 20-21   10/05/2006  
Mott Community College and Kettering University have teamed up again this year to present the Global Issues Film Festival, continuing the tradition of bringing provocative films to Flint from independent filmmakers around the globe.
 
Kettering . . .
 
MCC Honors Outstanding Alumni, Retiree at Annual Program   10/04/2006  

Four individuals have been selected to receive the most prestigious honor bestowed by Mott 

MCC to Host 2006 Regional Broadcasting Career Fair   09/28/2006  

Mott Community College is . . . 

MCC's Annual Peace & Dignity Ceremony Set for October 9   09/22/2006  
A Native American religious leader from Mexico, Francisco Jimenez Sanches, will be visiting Mott Community College again this year to conduct a special ceremony designed to promote cultural and racial harmony.
 
 Sanches is the keynote sp . . .
 
MCC and UM-Flint Partner with Concerned Pastors for Social Action to Offer Scholarship   09/20/2006  
In keeping with a well-established collaborative spirit among area higher education institutions, Mott Community College and the University of Michigan-Flint have joined forces with The Concerned Pastors for Social Action to award scholarships to deservin . . . 
MCC Kicks Off Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration Oct. 5   09/20/2006  

According to the U.S. Census Bureau . . . 

Paintings of New York City Artist Alfred Martinez Featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   09/19/2006  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by New . . . 

Financial Expert Shira Boss to Visit MCC   09/15/2006  

Americans are breaking records -- but they're the kind of records that make us cringe: national headlines reporting record bankruptcy filings and credit card debt. With so many people having difficulty making ends meet, obviously, the grass just looks . . . 

Student Enrichment Series Offered Free of Charge for MCC Students   09/14/2006  

It's an important aspect of education Mott Community College students will not have to pay for at least, not this time around, thanks to a c . . . 

MCC Student Rally Set for September 20   09/13/2006  

Mott Community College will hold its Annual Student Rally, presented by MCC Student Government in cooperation with MCC Student Services, on Wednesday, September 20, 10 a . . . 

Columnist Andrew Heller Kicks Off MCC Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program Sept. 29   09/12/2006  

The Flint Journal columnist Andrew Heller, who also serves as WFNT-AM 1470 radio host and commentator, will kick off the 2006-07 season of the Mott Community College Lifelong Learning for Seniors Program (formerly Fridays at Applewood Cafe). . . . 

MCC's Women in Education Love Letter Tea: Planned Giving Workshop for Women   09/08/2006  

What will we leave behind that really tells our story?  Our family may inherit property when we die, but will they know who we were and what they meant to us?

The Women in Education Committee (WIE) of Mott Community College is hoping indiv . . . 

MCC Presents The Brauns' Book & Blues Event   09/05/2006  
 The father and son team of Philip and Mark Braun have joined forces on behalf of Mott Community College (MCC) students, hoping to raise enough money to cover the cost of text books and tuition for students who otherwise would not be able to pursue a . . . 
Steelheads to Perform at Clio Amphitheater, Detroit International Jazz Festival   08/21/2006  

Flint's own award-winning steel drum band will join internationally renowned artists in kicking off Labor Day festivities at regional venues.

 

Return to Learn at MCC   08/16/2006  
Erase all the doubt, the excuses, the naysaying -- you can go back to school!
 
Millions of adult students are successfully returning to college everyday. The Association for Non-Traditional Students in Higher Education indicates that students . . .
 
MCC Presents Motown and More Lip Sync Scholarship Show Sept. 17   08/07/2006  
Officers of both the Mott Community College Board of Trustees and the MCC Alumni Association are practicing in the footlights these days with a growing list of Genesee County celebrities preparing to raise the necessary funds to send area students to scho . . . 
MCC Chef Serving in Special Navy Program in Naples, Italy   08/01/2006  

William Crawford is sharing his expertise and knowledge with the United States Navy.

Crawford, Certified Executive Chef, American Academy of Chefs, CEC, AAC and Mott Community College food management professor, was selecte . . . 

MCC Board of Trustees Chair Lenore Croudy Elected Vice Chair of State Board   07/28/2006  

Lenore Croudy, Chair of the Mott Community College Board of Trustees, has been elected Vice Chair of the Michigan Community College Association (MCCA) Board of Directors, as well as Chair of the MCCA Trustees Committee. She is the first African America . . . 

MCC Makes History as Theresa Stephens-Lock Becomes First African American Woman Police Chief in Genesee County   07/27/2006  

Theresa Stephens-Lock is making history.

MCC Trustees, President Attend State Conference   07/24/2006  

The annual Michigan Community College Association (MCCA) Summer Workshop at Northwestern Michigan 

MCC Fine Arts Campers Perform for Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute   07/18/2006  

Participants with the Mott Community College Jim Lee Fine Arts Camp brightened the day of some people who could use a little cheer.

Patients at the Genesys Hurley Cancer Center Institute were treated to the sound . . . 

MCC Offers Creative Expression Summer Camp for Youth   07/12/2006  

An exciting summer camp experience giving campers an opportunity to explore the creative process is being offered by Mott Community College in August. 

Public Invited to Art Exhibit at MCC   07/05/2006  

A thought-provoking art exhibit combining the use of compelling personal na . . . 

Training Program for Nursing Students at MCC Has Successsful Year   06/21/2006  
Kelli Boyer of Clayton Township has a feeling of confidence she's never had before.
 
Boyer, a student in the nursing program at Mott Community College, saw a boost in her self-confidence as a result of a positive tutoring experience made possi . . .
 
MCC Community Outreach Partnership Center to Hold One Day-One Block Cleanup Effort June 23   06/20/2006  
Mott Community College is launching a major cleanup and beautification effort targeted at enhancing the City of Flint's Dewey Park area.

MCC's Community Outreach Partnership Center (COPC) is sponsoring the One Day-One Block cleanup and beautificati . . .
 
MCC Chef Featured on Detroit TV   06/19/2006  

Showcasing the virtues of fine food and dining on live TV will be a piece of cake for Executive Chef William Crawford of Flint -- he's been there, done that.

The Mott Community College food management professor will be mak . . . 

Coordinator of MCC Northern Tier Center in Clio Receives Award   06/01/2006  

Practicing the proverbial golden rule just comes natural for Desiree Londrigan. She's adhered to that guiding principle all of her life, and she's being rewarded for it.

Londrigan, Site Coordinator of the Mott Communi . . . 

Summer Camp Programs Offered at MCC   05/31/2006  

Mott Community College offers a wide variety of summe . . . 

New Police Officer Sworn in at MCC   05/30/2006  

Andrew Bienkowski of Davison was sworn in as a new, certified police officer with the Mott Community College Public Safety Department at a special swearing-in ceremony he . . . 

Foundation for MCC Seeks Nominations for Distinguished Alumni Awards   05/26/2006  

The Foundation for Mott Community College is seeking nominations for the 5th Annual Distinguished Alumni Awards. The deadline for nominations is June 16. The Distinguished Alumni Awards program is scheduled for 6 pm, Tuesday Oct. 17, 2006.

To n . . . 

Major Sculpture by Noted Detroit Artist Installed at MCC on May 25   05/18/2006  

A major sculpture by noted African-American artist Richard Bennett of Detroit will be installed at the Mott Community College Regional Technology Center (RTC) with the public unveiling on Thursday, May 25 at 5:30 pm.  The public is welcome to atte . . . 

MCC Seeking Student Art Work for Juried Competition   05/09/2006  

Mott Community College is providing Genesee County high school and college students with a novel opportunity to showcase their talent and creativity. The MCC Art Office is encouraging students to submit art work . . . 

Public Invited to MCC 48th Annual Student Art Show   05/04/2006  

An exhibition showcasing more than 300 works of art by students at Mott Community College will be on public display, May 12 through J . . . 

MCC Offers Fine Arts Summer Camp   05/03/2006  

A dynamic summer camp experience for youth interested in honing visual and performing arts talent is offered again this year at Mott Community College.

 

MCC Cheerleaders Win First Place in National Competition   05/01/2006  

The Mott Community College Cheerleaders have put MCC on the national cheerleading map bringing home the school's first-ever, first place cheerleading trophy from . . . 

MCC Nursing Program Celebrates 50th Anniversary   04/25/2006  

Mott Community College is celebrating 50 years of educating nurses for the Flint area.  In 1956, MCC (then Flint Junior College) admitted its first class of nursing students with the inaugural cl . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Earth Day Celebration April 22   04/21/2006  

Mott Community College is offering a variety of fun, family-friendly activities with its annual observance of Earth Day. The Earth Day and Gardening Show will be 9 am - 3 pm Saturday, April 22 at the Gorman Science Center on MCC's main campus, 1401 Eas . . . 

Virtual Simulation Camp at MCC's Regional Technology Center Offers High-Tech Summer Adventure   04/21/2006  
Mott Community College is introducing middle school and high school students to the exciting, high-tech world of virtual simulation technology at its annual summer camp program. The Regional Technology Center M-TEC, a designated Michigan Technical Educati . . . 
MCC Presents Flint Area High School Writers Workshop: Speak Up!   04/19/2006  

Mott Community College continues to honor its longtime tradition of sponsoring events and activities specifically designed to create a smooth transition for high school students to college. Speak Up! is one such program. The Humanitie . . . 

Flint Area Public Affairs Program: Extreme Makeover for Flint   04/18/2006  

A panel of experts from diverse backgrounds will assemble at the International Institute in Flint from 7 to 9 pm Tuesday, April 25 to discuss the topic: "Extreme Makeover: What the . . . 

MCC to Host Buy Michigan First Event, April 20   04/07/2006  

Once again, Mott Community College is lending a hand to local business to rebuild the economic base of our area. Mott Community College is hosting Buy Michigan First -- an event billed as an excellent opportunity for small businesses an . . . 

Cleary University and MCC Collaborating on Bachelor's Degree in Business   04/06/2006  

Cleary University is launching a new collaboration with Mott Community College that will offer a new college option to area students.  On Tuesday, April 11 at 11 a.m. in the Alumni Room in MCC's Prahl  

Textured, weathered and time worn objects and surfaces are theme of next Visual Arts and Design Center guest artist Joesph De Luca works titled "Recent work on paper" - April 10 through 25   04/04/2006  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Traverse City area artist Joseph De Luca titled "Recent work on paper".  His work will be in the gallery from M . . . 

Wild Ones Get their hands dirty at Flushing Township Nature Park on April 13   04/04/2006  

Hands on activities are planned for the next Flint River Wild Ones meeting at Flushing < . . . 

MCC Welcomes Academy Award Winning Producer Kathleen Glynn, April 12   03/30/2006  
Academy Award and Emmy-winning producer, artist and costume designer Kathleen Glynn will be featured at Mott Community College's Women in Education (WIE) fundraising luncheon Wednesday, April 12 at noon in MCC's Applewood CafC), located inside the Prahl C . . . 
MCC Celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month   03/29/2006  

Mott Community College's award winning jazz program is presenting a series of concerts throughout April in observance of Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM). All of the performances are free and open to the public. The community is welcome to attend any one . . . 

Explore Variety of Job Options at MCC Criminal Justice Career Fair, April 11   03/28/2006  

When faced with a sluggish Michigan economy and widespread layoffs and job cuts in the auto industry, finding a career with long-term growth potential can be a challenge.

 

MCC Holding 21st Annual Science Olympiad, Saturday March 25   03/21/2006  

The Flint campus of Mott Community College will be teeming with hundreds of middle school and high school students on Saturday, March 25 competing in the 21st Annual Region V Science Olympiad.

 MCC serves as host and . . . 

MCC to Air Documentary on Solidarity Movement in advance of Lech Walesa's April 5 Lecture   03/16/2006  

With the leader of Poland's Solidarity Movement, Lech Walesa, coming to Flint for a free public lecture on Wednesday, April 5, at 7 pm in the Ballenger Field House at Mott Community College, MCC is presenting a documentary on the Solidarity Movement br . . . 

Exhibit by Midland Artist Johanna Paas on display at MCC Fine Arts Gallery   03/14/2006  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Midland area artist Johanna Paas titled, Prints: The mapping series.  Her work will be in the gallery from Monday March 20, throu . . . 

MCC Police Mini-Station at Mott Memorial Building   03/14/2006  
The Public Safety Department at MCC is pleased to announce the opening of MCC's newest Police Mini-Station, located in Room 1122A of the Mott Memorial Building on MCC's main campus, 1401 East Court Street, Flint. The Mini-Station is staffed by Public Safe . . . 
Mott Community College's Hispanic Community Technology Center Offering Free Tax Assistance to Taxpayers Who Qualify   03/14/2006  

Nearly 25 percent of eligible taxpayers failed to claim the Earned Income Tax Credit in 2003, a refund that could yield up to $4,300 for qualifying workers, according to the IRS. Taxpayers with an earned income of $38,000 or less may qualify . . . 

Public Welcome at Mott Community College Cosmetology School's Full-Service Beauty Salon   03/14/2006  

It may be one of Flint's best kept secrets: Mott Community College operates a full-service beauty salon right on MCC's main campus in Flint.

Transitions School of Cosmetology Careers, (the official name of MCC's cosmetology school), operates un . . . 

MCC Fenton Campus Offers Free Debt Seminar March 20   03/06/2006  

College students aren't alone in facing debt.  Most Americans find themselves threatened by a rising accumulation of credit card balances, mortgages, loans and other borrowing.  A . . . 

Solidarity Leader Lech Walesa of Poland Coming to MCC April 5   03/02/2006  

One of the genuine heroes of the 20th century is coming to Mott Community College for a free public lecture.  The leader of Poland's Solidarity movement and that nation's first democratically elected Pre . . . 

Proposal to Dissolve City of Flint's Ombudsman Office   02/22/2006  

A proposal to eliminate the City of Flint ombudsman office will appear on the Feb. 28 ballot in Flint. Voters will have an opportunity to decide whether or not the position, created in 1974 when residents adopted a new city charter, should be dissolved . . . 

Public Invited to MCC Community Outreach Partnership Center's Crime Prevention Clinic, Feb. 24   02/22/2006  

A recent wave of crime in the community, particularly against senior citizens, has prompted the launch of efforts by community leaders to put a stop to the violence. Mott Community College has joined forces with the community's anti-crime ca . . . 

Terrorist Victim to Share Story at Mott Community College: Shot at point-blank range and left for dead, Jackie Pflug   02/22/2006  

Mott Community College is hosting a free public lecture by a woman whose tragic story became a national inspiration. On Friday, March 3 at 10:30 a.m. in the Mott Memorial Building Auditorium on the MCC main campus in Flint, Jackie Pflug will . . . 

MCC Fine Arts Gallery welcomes "Corn Field" installation by Local artist Sadashi Inuzuka a March 7 artist talk is scheduled   02/13/2006  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by  

Costa Rica: a Tropical Paradise: Topic of Feb. 13   02/10/2006  

From beautiful tropical beaches, to breathtaking mountains, to wonderful wildlife and exotic creatures -- Costa Rica has it all.

 "Costa Rica: A Tropical Paradise," a slide presentation showcasing Costa Rica -- home o . . . 

Public Invited to Mott Community College's First Annual Free Jazz Festival   02/10/2006  

Student musicians from across Michigan will have an opportunity to hone performing skills and showcase their talents at the Mott Community College Department of Music's First Annual Jazz Festival for Community Colleges, Small Colleges and High Schools. . . . 

Steelheads to Perform at St. Paul's Episcopal Church Feb. 11   02/10/2006  

The Steelheads Percussion Ensemble and Steel Band will perform at the Absalom Jones celebration presented by St. Paul's Episcopal Church, . . . 

Private Eye to Give "The Rest of the Story" at Mott Community College Lifelong Learning Program for Seniors, Feb. 10   02/03/2006  

Private investigator Darwon Burnett of Flint will share details of a local liability case at the February installment of Mott Community College's Lifelong Learning Program for Seniors, Fridays at Applewood Cafe'.

 Burnett will speak on the . . . 

MCC to Name Presidential Conference Center for Dr. Charles N. Pappas, Former MCC President - Feb. 13 Ceremony Planned   01/31/2006  

Dr. Charles N. Pappas, who served as president of Mott Community College from 1970 to 1980, will be honored in a special ceremony at MCC on Feb. 13 when the Presidential Conference Center on the Flint campus is named in his honor. The ceremony is sched . . . 

Mott Community College Celebrates Black History Month   01/26/2006  

Mott Community College will kick off its annual observance of Black History Month on Feb. 1 with a variety of special activities planned throughout the month. Sponsored by MCC's Office of Student Life, The Foundation for Mott Community College and MCC . . . 

Mott Community College Diesel Technology Program Key to Ushering in Flint-Genesee County As Intermodal Transportation Hub   01/24/2006  

Standing at the crossroads of international highways and railroad lines, with an international airport and nearby ocean shipping, Flint/Genesee County is well-positioned to become a center for logistics and intermodal transportation -- a hub for moving . . . 

Native Plant Combinations and Garden Design feature of Free Public Program at MCC Feb. 9   01/24/2006  

Bill Schneider with Wild Type Nurseries will talk about plant combinations for good garden design at this months Flint River Wild Ones meeting on Thursday, February 9, at 7 pm  in the Mott community College, Prahl College Center-Genesee Room, 1401 . . . 

Video and Audio Art Installation featured at MCC's Fine Arts Gallery   01/18/2006  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Flint area artist and Graphic Designer Mara Jevera Fulmer titled, "Se(a) crossings: Time in the midst of . . . 

MCC Wrestlers Ranked High in National Poll   01/17/2006  

The Mott Community College Wrestling Team is currently ranked fifth place in team rankings recently issued by the National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA), a . . . 

Two Americas of Genesee County Program   01/17/2006  

Democratic Vice Presidential candidate John Edwards' "Two Americas" speech served as a rallying cry during the 2004 campaign, which included an August 2004 visit to Flint where 1,500 supporters gathered in the rain at < . . . 

Hispanic Magazine Recognizes MCC   01/09/2006  

Mott Community College has been recognized by The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education Magazine for "doing a commendable job of recruiting, educating and graduating Hispanics."

In the magazine's November 2005 . . . 

MCC Student Art Exhibit opens January 17, 2006   01/09/2006  

An exhibition of drawings by Mott Community College's Basic Drawing Students will open Tuesday, January 17, 2006, in the Fine Arts Gallery of the Visual Arts and Design Center on the Mott Community College Main Campus. 

Iraq War Featured Topic of MCC's Fridays at Applewood Cafe Jan. 13 Program   01/06/2006  

The Good, the Bad and The Ugly, a special program featuring firsthand accounts on the war in Iraq  will kick off the 2006 installment of the Mott Community College Fridays at Applewood Cafe Series Friday, Jan . . . 

Public Invited to See World's Largest Pickup Truck at MCC, Jan. 11   01/06/2006  

The World's Largest Pickup Truck -- the International CXT-2 -- which is manufactured by the International Truck and Engine Corp., will be on display at Mott Comunity College's Regional Technology Center (RTC) . . . 

Detroit artist Herb Babcock works featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery - Artist appearance scheduled   11/28/2005  

Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Detroit area artist Herb Babcock titled, "Sculpture of Herb Babcock; glass, metal and stone."  His work will be in . . . 

"Return to Learn" at Mott Community College   11/14/2005  

Mott Community College is holding the door wide-open for residents to return to the classroom. "Return to Learn" is a collaborative initiative between the state of Michigan and Mott Community College to encourage adult learners to return to . . . 

Mott Community College Continuing Education Offers License Renewal Course for Electricians   10/28/2005  

Electricians will have an opportunity to update their electrical licenses by taking a course at Mott Community College. In conjunction with The State of Michigan approval of the 2003 National Electrical Code Book, MCC's Continuing Education Department . . . 

The Steelheads to Perform In Concert at UM-Flint on Nov. 1   10/21/2005  

The Steelheads Percussion Ensemble and Steel Drum Band, along with students from the Mott Middle College Steel Band classes, will perform in concert Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 7:30 pm at the University of Michigan-Flint Theater. Admission is $5 at the door.  

MCC Student Named Michigan Apprentice of the Year   10/20/2005  

Jerry Bolduc of Mt. Morris Township is the recipient of the 2005 Michigan Apprenticeship Steering Committee, Inc. (MASCI) Apprentice of the Year Award.  Bolduc, a Mott Community College student who has worked at the Grand Blanc Metal Center for mo . . . 

MCC TO HOST OCT. 26 CLINIC FOR FLU SHOTS   10/20/2005  

A free flu shots clinic at Mott Community College, administered by the Visiting Nurse Association of Southeastern Michigan for employees of small businesses who are Better Business Bureau members, is scheduled Wednesday, Oct. 26 from 8 to 10 am in Room . . . 

MCC Drumming Up Excitement As It Brings World's Fastest Drummer Contest to Flint   10/13/2005  

Mott Community College is the venue for a major competition showcasing "the fastest growing percussion phenomenon in the world:" the extreme sport of speed drumming. MCC is sponsoring the Michigan State Championship of The World''s Fastest Drummer (WFD . . . 

MCC Invites Public to Oct. 18 Brown Bag Lunch Program in Recognition of "Week Without Violence"   10/13/2005  

Mott Community College, in partnership with the local consortium of the 3P Campaign (Prevent, Protect, & Prosecute Violence Against Women), is observing National Domestic Violence Awareness Month with the "National Week without Violence," Oct. 17 - . . . 

MCC Regional College Fair Set for Oct. 20   10/12/2005  

The Prahl College Center at Mott Community College will be buzzing Thursday, Oct. 20 with hundreds of students from across the region on campus for MCC's 21st annual Regional College Fair. The event provides prospective, current students and parents wi . . . 

MCC's Fridays at Applewood Cafe Program to Explore Topic of Forensic Facial Reconstruction   10/10/2005  

A glimpse into real-life CSI activity will be featured at Mott Community College Fridays at Applewood Cafi program on Friday, Oct. 14. "The Science and Art of 3-D Forensic Facial Reconstruction" is the topic of a presentation by MCC instructor Jennifer . . . 

MCC's Ballenger Lecture Series Brings Area Mayors, College Presidents and Experts to Discuss Revitalization of Flint and Genesee County   10/04/2005  

Panels consisting of most of Genesee County''s mayors and all of its college presidents will join the Mayor of Rochester, New York and other experts to discuss broad-ranging strategies to move Flint and Genesee County forward at Mott Community College' . . . 

Variety of Fine Art Featured at MCC's   10/04/2005  

The Friends of the Mott Library at Mott Community College invite you to experience "Artopia" - a stunning collection of art work available for purchase at the Friends 2005 Art Auction set for Thursday, Oct. 13 in the Prahl College Center Ballroom on MC . . . 

Mott College Relief Effort for Hurricane Victims Ongoing   09/28/2005  

Mott Community College is continuing its effort to help hurricane victims - partnering with various agencies to assist evacuees relocating to Genesee County. Students enrolled at institutions devastated by hurricanes have been offered an opportunity to . . . 

Mott Community College to Hold Annual Peace & Dignity Ceremony Celebrating Cultural Harmony, Oct. 3   09/26/2005  

The annual Peace & Dignity ceremony at Mott Community College will feature Native American religious leader from Mexico, Francisco Jimenez Sanches. Sanches, who serves as "Tlakaelel" or advisor to the Council of Anahuak (an Aztec word for a place w . . . 

Toyota Talking: Panel to Discuss Potential for the Automotive Company Locating in Area   09/23/2005  

The "Big Three," as we know it, may be no more by the end of the decade - if predictions made by automotive insiders are right. The Toyota Motor Corp. is expected to become one of the traditional Big Three (General Motors, Ford and DaimlerChrysler) as . . . 

Automotive Technology Program at Mott Community College Moves to MCC's Regional Technology Center   09/16/2005  

The Regional Technology Center (RTC) at Mott Community College is the new home for MCC's Automotive Technology program. Previously located in the Wagner Auto Lab in downtown Flint, the program has been reviewed and updated by a team that included MCC p . . . 

MCC's Fridays at Applewood Cafi Season to Start Friday, Sept. 16   09/12/2005  

The Flint Journal columnist Andrew Heller, who also serves as WFNT radio host and commentator, will kick off the Mott Community College 2005-06 season of Fridays at Applewood Cafe with "Come Heller or High Water" at 9:30 am Friday, Sept. 16 at MCC''s A . . . 

MCC Visual Arts & Design Center to feature Detroit area artist   09/09/2005  
An exhibition featuring the work of metro-Detroiter Fabio Fernandez titled, "Contemporary Tramp, Recent Sculpture in the Tradition of Tramp Art," will run from Monday Sept. 26 through Tuesday, Oct. 11 in the Fine Arts Gallery at the Mott Community College . . . 
MCC to Host Birds of Prey at Audubon Society Meeting   09/08/2005  
Falcons, hawks and owls are just a sampling of live birds of prey to be featured during a special presentation at the Genesee Audubon Society meeting at 7:30 pm, Monday Sept. 12 at Mott Community College. This event is free and open to the public. The bi . . . 
Novelist Jeannie Cobb to Appear at MCC Book Club Event, Sept. 19   09/08/2005  
Friends of the Mott Library at Mott Community College will welcome novelist Jeannie Cobb to their Monday, Sept. 19 book club discussion, featuring Cobbs novel Dark Roots, at noon in the Genesee Room of the Prahl College Center on MCCs main campus, 1401 . . . 
Mott Community College Launches Hurricane Katrina Relief Effort   09/06/2005  
Mott Community College is doing its part to help victims of Hurricane Katrina. MCCs Public Safety Emergency Response Team has organized a comprehensive Hurricane Katrina Relief operation, teaming up with efforts of local government and various agencies . . . 
Mott College Student Drawing Exhibition to Open Sept. 6   09/01/2005  
An exhibition featuring the drawings of students from Mott Community Colleges Basic Drawing classes will open Tuesday, Sept. 6 and will run through Tuesday, Sept. 20 at the Fine Arts Gallery of the Visual Arts and Design Center on MCCs main campus, 1401 . . . 
Mott Community College Fine Arts Gallery Announces 2005-06 Exhibition Calendar   08/30/2005  
The Mott Community College Fine Arts Gallery, located in the MCC Visual Arts & Design Center, provides a showcase for the art work of MCC students and faculty, as well as local and regional artists. Each artist is expected to give a public presentation du . . . 
Mott Community College Forges Partnership with World Renowned Automotive Industry Action Group   08/30/2005  

Mott Community College has announced a joint collaboration with Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) to co-develop content that will promote the technical prowess and business benefits of digital manufacturing concepts and practices. The partners ul . . . 

Granholm Earmarks $2.9 Million to Mott Community College To Accelerate Health Care Training   08/29/2005  

Mott Community College is among 13 Michigan universities and community colleges selected to receive over $17 million in grants to speed up training for nurses and other health care professionals. Gov. Jennifer Granholm was on hand at Mott Community Col . . . 

Mott College Kicks Off Annual Fridays at Applewood Cafi Lifelong Learning Program for Seniors, Sept. 16   08/25/2005  
A glimpse into real-life CSI activity, a first-hand account of the horrors of the Holocaust from a local survivor and a discussion centered around the war in Iraq are just a few of the topics scheduled for the 2005-06 season of Mott Community Colleges Li . . . 
Fantastic Friday at Mott Community College Northern Tier Center in Clio Set for Friday, Aug. 19   08/19/2005  
Mott Community College students will have a one-stop shopping opportunity to complete their academic to-do lists during "Fantastic Friday" - a special Friday registration event scheduled from 9 am to 5 pm, Aug. 19 at MCCs Northern Tier Center, 301 Rogers . . . 
Harvest Festival at MCC-Lapeer Full of Family-Friendly Fun   08/19/2005  
Mott Community College Corporate Services Lapeer Region and MSU Extension Lapeer County have teamed up again this year to present "A Taste of Harvest" Arts and Crafts Festival from 10 am to 4 pm Saturday, Aug. 27 at MCCs Lapeer Campus, 550 Lake Drive in . . . 
Mott Community College launches new initiative the Community Outreach Partnership Center   08/19/2005  

Mott Community College has launched yet another collaborative program to benefit the community: a Community Outreach Partnership Center (COPC). While MCC is no stranger to collaboration - the college maintains a number of partnerships with agencies, or . . . 

New Latin American Literature Class Offered at MCC Enhances Diversity of the College's Course Offerings   08/19/2005  
One in eight Americans - almost 39 million people - are of Latin descent. According to the U.S. Census Bureaus latest statistics, that makes Americas Latino population the largest minority group in the U.S. The increasing presence of Latin Americans n . . . 
Registration at Mott Community College is now open!   08/19/2005  
Full-service registration for Fall Semester 2005 at Mott Community College is now open. Fall classes begin Tuesday, Sept. 6. Students can register for classes in person or online at all of the MCC locations, including Clio, Fenton, Lapeer, Howell and the . . . 
Super Saturdays at MCC Southern Lakes Branch Campus in Fenton Planned for Aug. 13, 27   08/19/2005  
Mott Community College students will have a one-stop shopping opportunity to complete their academic to-do lists during "Super Saturdays" - special Saturday registration events scheduled from 9 am to 2 pm, Aug. 13 and Aug. 27 at MCCs Southern Lakes Branc . . . 
Super Saturdays at MCC Southern Lakes Branch Campus in Fenton Planned for Aug. 13, 27   08/02/2005  
Mott Community College students will have a one-stop shopping opportunity to complete their academic to-do lists during "Super Saturdays" - special Saturday registration events scheduled from 9 am to 2 pm, Aug. 13 and Aug. 27 at MCCs Southern Lakes Branc . . . 
Fine Arts Campers at MCC Spreading Artistic Cheer, Gifts to Patients at Neighboring Cancer Center   07/21/2005  
A group of students with Mott Community College Jim Lee Fine Arts Camp are some happy campers - and theyre hoping to brighten the day of some very special people who could use a little cheer. Patients at Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute will be treated t . . . 
MCC Ballroomers Win National Dance Competition   07/19/2005  
The Ballroomers and Steppers at Mott Community College are making a name for themselves in the dance world. After a flawless first place performance at the Milwaukee Largest Steppers Contest in May, MCC students Feodor Duncan and Candace Hinton of Flint . . . 
Mott Community College Professor Publishes Science Fiction Collection of Irreal Stories   07/19/2005  
In real life, David Wilson of Lansing, Michigan, is an English professor at Mott Community College. In irreal life, he is known as D. Harlan Wilson, who William I. Lengeman III describes in The Internet Review of Science Fiction as "a fiendishly imaginat . . . 
Registration at Mott Community College is now open   07/19/2005  
Full-service registration for Fall Semester 2005 at Mott Community College is now open. Fall classes begin Tuesday, Sept. 6. Students can register for classes in person or online at all of the MCC locations, including Clio, Fenton, Lapeer, Howell and the . . . 
New Latin American Literature Class Offered at MCC Enhances Diversity of the College's Course Offerings   07/15/2005  
One in eight Americans - almost 39 million people - are of Latin descent. According to the U.S. Census Bureaus latest statistics, that makes Americas Latino population the largest minority group in the U.S. The increasing presence of Latin Americans n . . . 
Mott College Board of Trustees chooses officers: Lenore Croudy re-elected as Chair, Andy Everman sworn in as new member.   07/05/2005  
The Mott Community College Board of Trustees organizational meeting on July 1 re-elected Lenore Croudy as Chair of the Board in a unanimous vote. All other officers were re-elected, including John L. Snell Jr., D.V.M. as Vice Chairman; Fr. James Bettendor . . . 
MCC Virtual Simulation Campers to Launch Pop Bottle Rockets at Regional Technology Center   06/30/2005  
Participants in the Virtual Simulation Camp at the Mott Community College Regional Technology Center (RTC) have designed and constructed pop bottle rockets that they will be launching between 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm today on the lawn between the RTC and the . . . 
MCC Hispanic Community Technology Center to Host June 30 Meeting for Sesquicentennial Parade Volunteers   06/23/2005  
Volunteers are needed to share ideas and to help design a Latino cultural float for Flints Sesquicentennial Homecoming Parade, set for Sept. 24. A special planning session is scheduled 5:30 to 7 pm Thursday, June 30 at the Mott Community College Hispanic . . . 
Public Invited to Community Fun Day at Mott College's Hispanic Community Technology Center June 24   06/21/2005  
A host of fun-filled, family-friendly activities and programs are on tap for Community Fun Day, presented by the Mott Community College Hispanic Community Technology Center (HCTC). The event, which is free and open to the public, takes place from noon to . . . 
Public Invited to Join MCC in Celebration of New Community Outreach Partnership Center in North Flint   06/15/2005  
Mott Community College has launched yet another collaborative program to benefit the community: a Community Outreach Partnership Center (COPC). While MCC is no stranger to collaboration - the college maintains a number of partnerships with agencies, orga . . . 
Mott Community College Seeks Gardening Enthusiasts To Help with Native Plant Garden   06/07/2005  
Mott Community College is looking for a few green thumbs. The MCC Gardening Association plans to install its first native plant demonstration garden in the sunken courtyard at the north side of the Prahl College Center, located on the MCC main campus, 14 . . . 
Mott Community College to host Ferris University President   06/07/2005  
Mott Community College will host a bus tour by Ferris State University President David Eisler and a team of his top administrators on June 7 as part of Ferris second annual Presidential Bus Tour. Ferris and MCC administrators will conduct discussions ove . . . 
Gardening experts to share knowledge about Native Plants in Free Public Program at Mott College, June 8   05/19/2005  
A free public presentation to help gardeners master their skills with native plants is set for Wednesday, June 8 from 7 to 9 pm in the Genesee Room of the Prahl College Center on the main campus of Mott Community College, 1401 East Court Street, Flint. Th . . . 
Virtual Simulation Camp at MCC's Regional Technology Center Giving Students High-Tech Edge   05/17/2005  
A summer camp program providing middle and high school students a unique, hands-on experience with state-of-the-art simulation software used by real world product designers and engineers is being offered at the Mott Community College Regional Technology C . . . 
Master Gardener Featured at MCC's Fridays at Applewood Cafi Program, May 20   05/16/2005  
Master Gardener Judy Lytle with Michigan State University Extension Service will be the guest speaker for the Mott Community College Fridays at Applewood Cafi event this month. The program is scheduled for 9:30 am Friday, May 20 at the Applewood Cafi, loc . . . 
Mott Community College Hosts Wrestling Camp   04/26/2005  
Mott Community College is the summer camp site for the Flint Chapter of Team X-Men Wrestling Club, formerly known as the Blackcats and widely considered to be Michigans premier wrestling club. The club is open to the public and no experience is necessary . . . 
Mott Community College Golf Team Garners Top Ranking in State and National Polls   04/25/2005  
The Mott Community College golf team is ranked number one in the 2005 Michigan Community College Athletic Association (MCCAA) golf team rankings. Team members Ryan Burge and Chaz Meek are ranked in the MCCAA number one and number two slots with 72.167 poi . . . 
Is Flint College Town Material? Panel to discuss ways to make Flint a "cool city" for colleges   04/21/2005  
Taking the "cool cities" concept a step further, the Flint Area Public Affairs Debate (FAPAD) committee has assembled a group of college administrators and experts in the fields of urban development and public policy to explore strategies aimed at enhanci . . . 
Flint Resident Selected as First Recipient of Mott Community College's Bommarito Award   04/20/2005  
Mott Community College student Mary "Sandy" Williams of Flint, is the first recipient of the Bommarito Family Award, a fund named in honor of the late Joseph Bommarito and his parents recognizing an outstanding developmental writing student. Bommarito wa . . . 
Four Flint Residents Win Writing Honors at Mott Community College   04/20/2005  
Four Mott Community College students from Flint will be honored for winning various writing competitions at MCCs annual Writing Awards ceremony scheduled 11:30 am Friday, April 22 in Room CM-1109 of the Curtice-Mott Complex. The winners are: 7 Mary "Sa . . . 
Gardening enthusiasts to share their knowledge at Earth Day Celebration hosted by MCC Saturday, April 23   04/19/2005  
Several vendors participating in the Earth Day celebration at Mott Community College on Saturday, April 23 will focus on the needs of gardeners. The event, which is free and open to the public, will take place 9 am to 3 pm on the MCC main campus. The M . . . 
High School Student Writers Recognized at Mott Community College   04/19/2005  
Two Flint area high school students recently took home trophies for performances rendered during the open microphone competition for the Mott Community College Flint Area High School Writers Workshop: "Speak Up!" Callen Werda of Atherton High School (te . . . 
Foundation for Mott Community College Sponsors High Tea @ Noon Event to Benefit Women Students   04/14/2005  
Women of the 1800s wouldnt exactly meet for High Tea at noon, but then again, they wouldnt likely give pantyhose and/or costume jewelry as their price for admission either. Both deviations from the traditional coterie are meant as incentives to benefit . . . 
MCC Earth Day Celebration Featuring Variety of Fun, Family-Friendly Activities Saturday, April 23   04/11/2005  
View live presentations of birds of prey and bats; rave at a dazzling display of rocks and gems; enjoy an "Earth Egg Hunt" or explore your spiritual side with the Native Blessing of the Earth - these are just a few of the exiting activities planned for th . . . 
Public Invited to Hear Michigan's Lieutenant Governor Speak at Mott Community College, April 19 Addressing Report on Higher Education Commission   04/07/2005  
Lt. Governor John D. Cherry, Jr. will be in Flint to discuss the final report of the Commission on Higher Education and Economic Growth at a public meeting 5 to 7 pm Tuesday, April 19 in the Prahl College Center Ballroom at the Mott Community College main . . . 
Investigate Career Opportunities at MCC's Criminal Justice Career Fair, April 12   04/06/2005  
Whether you are currently in law enforcement, an aspiring criminal justice professional or just someone exploring career opportunities, the Mott Community College Criminal Justice Career Fair is for you. Take advantage of the opportunities that exist in t . . . 
Mott Community College -Lapeer to Offer Saturday Workshops on Gardening and Aviation   04/05/2005  
The Community Education Office at Mott Community College in Lapeer will host two workshops this month, both free and open to the public. In partnership with the Lapeer Horticultural Society, MCC-Lapeer is offering a three-hour interactive Gardening Forum . . . 
Mott Community College Lapeer Extension Center Offers Wide Variety of Classes for Horse Enthusiasts   04/01/2005  
The Community Education office at the Mott Community College Lapeer Campus has partnered with two North Branch equine centers to offer a broad range of courses for beginning riders, seasoned equestrians as well as equine caretakers. Last year, MCC Lapeer . . . 
The World is more open to MCC Language Students as New Language Lab Goes High-Tech   04/01/2005  
Students taking foreign language courses at Mott Community College are enjoying all the benefits of the newly renovated Foreign Language Laboratory, now equipped with cutting-edge learning tools and innovative features. An open house celebrating the new F . . . 
MCC Rumor Control Relating to the Bacterial Meningitis.   03/23/2005  
Mott Community College Rumor Control Relating to the Bacterial Meningitis. As so often happens, the tragic case of the MCC student who died Monday, March 21 from what may have been bacterial meningitis has sparked numerous rumors. The MCC Public Inform . . . 
Mott College English Department Actively Involved With High School Students and Teachers in April Events   03/23/2005  
The English Department at Mott Community College is presenting a special program aimed at building and showcasing the writing talents of area high school students. MCC is offering its second Flint Area High School Writers Workshop: "Speak Up!" from 8:30 . . . 
Vaccination for Bacterial Meningitis.   03/23/2005  
While it does not seem likely that anyone on the Mott Community College campus was exposed to the student who appeared to have bacterial meningitis, some people have expressed an interest in vaccination against this disease. The Visiting Nurses Associati . . . 
Information about potential exposure to bacterial meningitis.   03/22/2005  
Information about potential exposure to bacterial meningitis. The death on Monday, March 21 of a Mott Community College student has sparked a variety of rumors. The following information is factual. 1. It appears that this student may have had bacteri . . . 
Mott Community College Continuing Education Offering Seminar and Certification Test for EPA Refrigerant Handlers   03/22/2005  
Individuals seeking certification in refrigerant handling are invited to participate in a one-day training seminar and certification testing at Mott Community College on April 8. This seminar is designed for anyone who needs certification in refrigerant . . . 
Mott Community College Presents Spike Lee Film Festival Highlighting Filmmaker's April 4 Appearance at MCC   03/17/2005  
The public is invited to a rare treat at Mott Community College to usher in the April 4 appearance of Spike Lee kicking off MCCs 2005 Ballenger Lecture Series. Four of Lees highly successful feature films School Daze (1988), Do The Right Thing (1989), . . . 
Booming Career Opportunities in Criminal Justice to Draw Crowds to MCC's Criminal Justice Career Fair April 12   03/16/2005  
Criminal Justice is one field that typically has job openings year round. The reasons are obvious. Ongoing threats of terrorism and persistent crime issues are major concerns for Americans. As law enforcement agencies expand and retool to address these c . . . 
Young Scientists Heading to Mott Community College for Science Olympiad on March 19   03/15/2005  
Who knows: the worlds next scientific genius could be among the more than 500 middle and high school students who will gather at Mott Community College Saturday, March 19 to compete in one of Michigans premier academic tournaments. MCC is the host and . . . 
Local Columnist Featured at MCC's Fridays at Applewood Cafi Program for Seniors   03/14/2005  
The Flint Journal columnist Andrew Heller will be the guest speaker for the Mott Community College Fridays at Applewood Cafi event this month. The "Come Heller or High Water" program is scheduled for 9:30 am Friday, March 18 at the Applewood Cafi, located . . . 
Public Welcome to "Meet the Military" Recruiting Event at Mott Community College March 15 and March 17   03/14/2005  
All seven branches of the U.S. Armed Forces will be represented at Mott Community College for the "Meet the Military" event scheduled March 15 and March 17. Members of the military will be available to provide information about their respective branches t . . . 
Renowned Filmmaker/Director Spike Lee to Open the Mott Community College 2005 Ballenger Lecture Series, April 4   03/14/2005  
Spike Lee, the producer of such critically acclaimed feature films as Malcolm X, Jungle Fever and Do The Right Thing, is slated to speak at Mott Community College at 6:30 pm, April 4 at the Ballenger Field House as part of MCCs Ballenger Lecture Series. . . . 
Electricians heading to MCC for License Renewal Course offered by Continuing Education Department   03/10/2005  
Electricians will have an opportunity to update their electrical licenses when they enroll in a course made available by the Mott Community College Continuing Education Department. In conjunction with The State of Michigan approval of the 2003 National El . . . 
Local Columnist Featured at MCC's Fridays at Applewood Cafi Program for Seniors   03/10/2005  
The Flint Journal columnist Andrew Heller will be the guest speaker for the Mott Community College Fridays at Applewood Cafi event this month. The "Come Heller or High Water" program is scheduled for 9:30 am Friday, March 18 at the Applewood Cafi, located . . . 
Public Welcome to "Meet the Military" Recruiting Event at Mott Community College March 15 and March 17   03/08/2005  
All seven branches of the U.S. Armed Forces will be represented at Mott Community College for the "Meet the Military" event scheduled March 15 and March 17. Members of the military will be available to provide information about their respective branches t . . . 
Renowned Filmmaker/Director Spike Lee to Open the Mott Community College 2005 Ballenger Lecture Series, April 4   03/08/2005  
Spike Lee, the producer of such critically acclaimed feature films as Malcolm X, Jungle Fever and Do The Right Thing, is slated to speak at Mott Community College at 6:30 pm, April 4 at the Ballenger Field House as part of MCCs Ballenger Lecture Series. . . . 
One of Ebony's "Top 100 Women in Corporate America" to Speak at MCC's Sixth Annual Women in Education Benefit   02/25/2005  
Valerie C. Ferguson, one of Ebony magazines Top 100 Women in Corporate America and named one of the 100 Most Influential Women in Travel by Travel Agent magazine, will share her insights on success and challenges for women in the 21st century at 6:30 pm . . . 
Education Experts to Discuss "No Child Left Behind" Act at the Flint Area Public Affairs Debate, March 8   02/24/2005  
A diverse group of teachers and experts in the field of education will make up a panel assembled to discuss educational standards set by "No Child Left Behind" legislation. President Bush signed "No Child Left Behind" into law in January 2002. The "No . . . 
Mott Community College Continuing Education Offers Refresher Courses for Dental Hygienists   02/24/2005  
The role of the dental hygienist is changing to meet the requirements of new legislation as well as the needs of dental patients. The Continuing Education Department at Mott Community College and the Michigan Department of Consumer and Industry Services B . . . 
MCC's Regional Technology Center Paves the Way Preparing Area Workforce for Jobs of the Future   02/22/2005  
As the pace of technology accelerates, todays jobs are becoming increasingly complex and specialized, making training and retraining more important than ever. Michigan faces a critical shortage of workers in a wide variety of technical occupations that d . . . 
Mott Community College Jazz Combo to Present Feb. 28 Concert   02/22/2005  
The Mott Community College Jazz Combo, under the direction of MCC Music Professor Tom Smith, will present a concert featuring jazz from Chicago and New Orleans on Monday, February 28 at 4:30 pm in the Mott Memorial Building (MMB) Auditorium on MCCs main . . . 
MCC Art Gallery to host exhibit of "electronic wearables" February 21 through March 8.   02/21/2005  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery in The Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Ann Arbor Artist Heidi Kumao titled "Wired Wear: Getting dressed in the 21st Century", sculptural, electronic wearables and accompanying . . . 
Mott Community College Plans Annual Observance of Black History Month with Diversity of Programs   02/21/2005  
Mott Community College will observe Black History Month with a variety of events celebrating African American culture and achievements during the month of February. This years offering will feature enlightening programs with prominent guests and several . . . 
Standard & Poor's upgrades Mott Community College bond rating from "A" to "A+" in a move that will save local taxpayers money.   02/21/2005  
Area taxpayers will be the beneficiaries of a move by the Standard & Poor's rating service to boost Mott Community Colleges financial rating. MCCs Board of Trustees recently authorized the college to refinance up to $33.5 million in existing debt to t . . . 
Mott College Offers Course for Aspiring Appraisers   02/14/2005  
Anyone interested in becoming a licensed/certified appraiser is encouraged to take advantage of a course offered at Mott Community College. The Detroit Chapter of the American Society of Appraisers and MCCs Community Education Department are co-sponsorin . . . 
Female MCC Students offered $4,000 stipend, mentoring with Women in Education fellowship.   02/10/2005  
A group of local women from throughout the area have committed themselves to develop four financially-challenged female students at Mott Community College into successful leaders in the 21st century. The program offers women who are serious about their ed . . . 
Mott Community College to Showcase "Hateful Things" Exhibit from Ferris State University's Jim Crow Museum, Feb. 7-12   02/02/2005  
Artifacts depicting the racist legacy spawned by the Jim Crow era in America will be on public display at the Mott Community College Library, Feb. 7-12. "Hateful Things," a traveling exhibition of objects on loan from the Ferris State University Jim Cro . . . 
MCC Women In Education Raise Funds to Assist Female Tsunami Victims   01/31/2005  
Moved by the tragic stories of women and children devastated by the deadly Tsunami Dec. 26, the Women In Education Committee of Mott Community College (MCC) is spearheading a drive to assist the victims of the catastrophe, particularly female survivors an . . . 
MCC Art Gallery to host exhibit of "electronic wearables" February 21 through March 8.   01/28/2005  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery in The Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Ann Arbor Artist Heidi Kumao titled "Wired Wear: Getting dressed in the 21st Century", sculptural, electronic wearables and accompanying . . . 
Need help paying for college? Local families get free help tapping college cash at "College Goal Sunday" at Mott Community College, Sunday, February 13, 2 - 4 pm   01/26/2005  
Dozens of volunteers from the Michigan Student Financial Aid Association will help hundreds of families complete their FAFSA college financial aid forms for free in the Mott Community College Regional Technology Center (RTC) atrium on MCCs main campus in . . . 
Standard & Poor's upgrades Mott Community College bond rating from "A" to "A+" in a move that will save local taxpayers money.   01/26/2005  
Area taxpayers will be the beneficiaries of a move by the Standard & Poor's rating service to boost Mott Community Colleges financial rating. MCCs Board of Trustees recently authorized the college to refinance up to $33.5 million in existing debt to t . . . 
Mott Community College Plans Annual Observance of Black History Month with Diversity of Programs   01/25/2005  
Mott Community College will observe Black History Month with a variety of events celebrating African American culture and achievements during the month of February. This years offering will feature enlightening programs with prominent guests and several . . . 
Bruin Club of Mott Community College Plans Big Band Dance to Benefit MCC Athletics   01/19/2005  
Its time to put on those old dancing shoes. Come out and enjoy the sounds of memorable tunes like Glenn Millers "Serenade in Blue" and dance to classic hits of the swinging Big Band Era at The Bruin Club of Mott Community Colleges first Big Band Danc . . . 
Local Columnist Featured at Mott Community College's Fridays at Applewood Cafi Program for Seniors   01/11/2005  
The Flint Journal columnist Brenda Brissette-Mata will be the guest speaker for the Mott Community College Fridays at Applewood Cafi event this month. The program is scheduled for 9:30 am Friday, Jan. 21 at MCCs Applewood Cafi, located in the Prahl Colle . . . 
Congressman Dale Kildee to Join Local Panel In Public Forum on Outsourcing, Jan. 17   01/10/2005  
From corporate offices to college campuses to legislative halls, outsourcing - the exodus of production, services and jobs to foreign markets - has become a hot topic for discussion. Congressman Dale Kildee is scheduled to join a group of experts assemble . . . 
Cranbrook art instructor Tony Hepburn's work displayed at MCC Fine Arts Gallery in the new Visual Arts and Design Center   01/10/2005  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of work by Tony Hepburn titled "Hospital Series: Recent Drawings and Sculpture" from January 31 through February 15, 2005. In addition, Hepburn will give a public slide presentation at . . . 
Mott Library to Launch new virutal reference services.   01/10/2005  
Individuals using the Mott Community College library will soon find a new online resource available that will make the search for reference material possible from home. "Libraries have an amazing amount of information within their collections," stated De . . . 
National Hispanic Magazine Salutes Mott Community College for Successful Outreach to Hispanic Students   01/10/2005  
For the third year in a row, Mott Community College has made The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education Magazines "Publishers Picks," an annual list of colleges and universities recognized for "succeeding in their efforts to welcome and enable Hispanic st . . . 
Mott Community College to Present Concert, Dec. 19   12/15/2004  
Holiday music will be featured at the Mott Community College Music Department annual holiday concert, scheduled 3 pm Sunday, Dec. 19 in the Mott Memorial Building Auditorium on MCCs main campus, 1401 East Court Street, Flint. The concert is free and open . . . 
Steel Drum Ensemble at Mott Middle College To Present Holiday Concert, Dec. 14   12/08/2004  
If youve never heard holiday music performed on steel drums before, then youre in for a treat. The award-winning Mott Middle College Steel Band will perform holiday favorites as well as traditional music from the Caribbean in a special presentation at 7 . . . 
Local Talent Featured at Mott Community College's Fridays at Applewood Cafi December 10 Program   11/30/2004  
Flints own rising star, 11-year-old entertainer Zion Roberts and Dr. Samuel Dismond and his wife, Janice, will be the highlight of "Seasonal Sounds," Mott Community Colleges Fridays at Applewood Cafi event this month. The program is at 9:30 am Friday, D . . . 
Mott Community College Music Department to Present Ensembles Concert, Sunday Nov. 21   11/16/2004  
A variety of classical music selections will be performed by Mott Community College students at the MCC Music Departments Ensembles Concert scheduled for 3 pm Sunday, Nov. 21 in the Mott Memorial Building Auditorium on MCCs main campus, 1401 East Court . . . 
New Collaboration for area Business Students: Mott Community College and the University of Michigan-Flint Lead the Way to Bachelor of Business Administration Degree   11/10/2004  
In another sign of cooperation among area institutions of higher education, Mott Community College and the University of Michigan-Flint have signed a collaborative transfer agreement to encourage more students to complete their Bachelor of Business Admini . . . 
Mott Community College to Host Assessment Expo, Nov. 23   11/05/2004  
A unique professional development opportunity providing educators with a glimpse of a variety of tools used to measure student learning will be offered at the Mott Community College Assessment Expo, scheduled 1 to 4 pm Tuesday, November 23 in the Prahl Co . . . 
9-11 Topic for November 12 Session of Mott College's Lifelong Learning Program for Seniors; "Fridays at Applewood Cafi"   11/01/2004  
Major Erwin Weston of the U.S. Pentagon Police Force will discuss the events of September 11, 2001 in a presentation titled "9-11: The Day Our Lives Changed" at 9:30 am, Nov. 12 in the Mott Community College Prahl College Center Ballroom for MCCs Lifelon . . . 
Mott Community College Environmental Club to Host Programs Offered by Genesee Audubon Society and Nepessing Group of the Sierra Club, Nov. 8 & 10   11/01/2004  
The Mott Community College Environmental Club will host presentations on topics that deal with the salamander population in Michigan and winter camping. "Common Salamanders of Michigan & Results from a Two-Year Study of Terrestrial Salamander Populations" . . . 
Mott College's Cosmetology School Celebrates New Home in Visual Arts and Design Center with Nov. 1 Open House   10/26/2004  
Transitions School of Cosmetology Careers, Mott Community Colleges cosmetology and nail technician program, will welcome visitors at an open house, scheduled 6 to 8 pm Monday, Nov. 1 at the Visual Arts and Design Center (VADC) on the MCC main campus, 140 . . . 
MCC Students to Hold Rally Monday, Oct. 25   10/22/2004  
A group of Mott Community College students will present a "Get-Out-The-Vote" rally from 2 to 4 pm Monday, Oct. 25 on the east lawn of the MCC Prahl College Center. The rally will feature various speakers and refreshments will be served. This program is fr . . . 
MCC Trustee Ehren Gonzales wins full term on a national Community College board.   10/22/2004  
On October 9, at the national congress of the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) in New Orleans, Mott Community College (MCC) Trustee Ehren Gonzales was elected to a full term on the ACCT Board of Directors. Gonzales had been previously cho . . . 
Mott Community College to Hold Halloween Party for the Community on Oct. 29   10/22/2004  
Mott Community College is once again offering a fun, safe environment for area youth to enjoy the Halloween festivities. MCCs Halloween Party will be 5 to 8 pm Friday, Oct. 29 in the Ballenger Field House on MCCs main campus in Flint, 1401 East Court St . . . 
Public Welcome to Presentation on Environmental Issues and Threats to America's Wild Lands Oct. 27 at Mott Community College   10/21/2004  
The MCC Environmental Club and the Nepessing Group of the Sierra Club are sponsoring a public education program outlining current threats to Americas public lands. The "Threats to America's Wild Lands" program will feature a photo slide show presentation . . . 
MCC Regional College Fair Set for Thursday, Oct. 21   10/19/2004  
Nearly 60 colleges and universities will be represented at Mott Community Colleges annual Regional College Fair, 6 to 8 pm Thursday Oct. 21 in the Prahl College Center on the MCC main campus in Flint, 1401 E. Court Street. The event is free and open to t . . . 
Mott Community College Announces Registration for Winter Semester   10/19/2004  
Registration for the Mott Community College 2005 Winter Semester will open Monday, November 1. MCCs Winter 2005 schedule is now available on-line at www.mcc.edu and printed copies will be available at MCC campuses in Flint, Fenton, Clio and Lapeer by Nov . . . 
Mott Community College Wrestling Bears Gear Up for 2004-05 Season   10/19/2004  
The Mott Community College wrestling team is entering its second season as a growing program, soon to be reckoned with in the collegiate wrestling arena. By seasons end last year, MCCs Wrestling Bears had finished 12th place in the National Collegiate W . . . 
Panel to Debate Gay Marriage Question on November Ballot at Oct. 26 Public Forum   10/19/2004  
Michigan is among 11 states where voters will have their say on a proposed state amendment banning same-sex marriages. Proposal 2, a question on the Nov. 2 ballot, asks Michigan voters to amend the state constitution to provide that "the union of one man . . . 
Wrestling Bears at Mott Community College Defending All- American Honors and Country with Service in Military   10/07/2004  
It wasnt enough for Mott Community College student-athletes Andre Moore and Eric Florance to honor the MCC community with capturing prestigious All-American honors in wrestling last season. Moore of Flint and Florance of Otisville chose to join the ranks . . . 
Mott Community College to host discussion with Iraqi leaders. Public invited to forum on Tuesday, October 5, 11:30 am   09/30/2004  
Two Iraqi leaders are coming to Mott Community College to discuss the situation in Iraq with MCC students and the public. The forum will be held on Tuesday, October 5, 2004 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at the auditorium in the Gorman Science Center on MCCs . . . 
Internationally Renowned Guitarist to Demonstrate New Technique in Special Workshop at Mott Community College, Oct. 4   09/29/2004  
Classical Guitarist Charles Postlewate will conduct a "hands-on" workshop and lecture at Mott Community College, demonstrating the novel right hand technique for classical guitar by including the little finger to pluck the strings. The workshop is sched . . . 
Mott Community College Criminal Justice Professor Named to MSU School of Criminal Justice "Wall of Fame"   09/29/2004  
Avon Burns, professor and coordinator of the criminal justice program at Mott Community College, has been selected for induction into the Michigan State University School of Criminal Justice Wall of Fame. Dr. Burns will be honored during a formal inductio . . . 
Public invited to tour Mott Community College's new Visual Arts and Design Center on October 13   09/29/2004  
The public is invited to take a personal look at Mott Community Colleges new Visual Arts and Design Center on Wednesday, Oct. 13 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. The open house is free. Refreshments will be served and tours of the facility will be available. Thi . . . 
MCC Student Named to the President's National Hire Veterans Committee   09/23/2004  
A Mott Community College student has been chosen to serve on President George W. Bushs National Hire Veterans Committee. Kimberly K. Harvey of Genesee Township, a veterans employment specialist with the Michigan Department of Labor & Economic Growth e . . . 
Special Guest Featured at Mott Community College's Annual Peace & Dignity Ceremony Celebrating Cultural Harmony, Oct. 4   09/22/2004  
Francisco Jimenez Sanches of Mexico, Tlakaelel to the Council of Anahuak, will be the keynote speaker at Mott Community Colleges 12th Annual Peace & Dignity Ceremony, featuring the People of the Four Colors and rededication of the Peace and Dignity Tree . . . 
Mott Community College Bookstore to Celebrate Remodel With Grand Opening Ceremony Monday, September 20   09/20/2004  
Students returning to Mott Community College this fall were welcomed to a handsomely refurbished bookstore, with enhanced space and special features. A grand opening ceremony is planned for the MCC Bookstore, located in the Prahl College Center, at 10 am . . . 
Mott Community College to Announce New Computer Assistive Technology Program at Open House September 23   09/20/2004  
The Continuing Education Department at Mott Community College is offering a comprehensive, hands-on training program to assist people with disabilities. An open house to unveil the new Assistive Technology Training Lab will be from 4 pm to 8 pm Thursday . . . 
Mott Community College Continuing Education Kicks Off Annual "Fridays at Applewood" Lifelong Learning Program   09/14/2004  
Mott Community Colleges Lifelong Learning series for seniors, "Fridays at Applewood," offers a wide range of events and programs with intriguing topics and presenters. ABC12 meteorologist John McMurray will kick off "Fridays at Applewoods" fall season . . . 
Mott Community College to Welcome Over 50 Colleges and Universities at MCC Annual Regional College Fair, October 21   09/14/2004  
Its college fair season - that time of year when educational institutions across the nation take their shows on the road. College fairs offer students and parents an excellent opportunity to touch base with the people in the know. For the past 20 years . . . 
Variety of Fine Art Featured at Mott Community College's Annual Friends of Mott Library Auction "Change of Art" October 14 &15   09/09/2004  
An exquisite collection of fine art will be available for purchase at "Change of Art," the annual art auction hosted by the Friends of the Mott Library at Mott Community College on Thursday, Oct. 14 in the Prahl College Center Ballroom on MCCs main campu . . . 
Mott Community College Students Awarded Scholarships at Ebenezer Ministries "Righteous Rides & Blessed Bikes Event"   09/01/2004  
Two Mott Community College students have reaped the benefits of the community-oriented spirit embodied in a local church partnering with business and community groups. MCC students Kevin Galloway and Roslyn White, both of Flint, were presented $1,000 sc . . . 
Flint's Own "Steelheads" Steel Drum Band to Play Detroit International Jazz Festival September 4.   08/27/2004  
The percussion ensemble from Flint known as "The Steelheads" has been selected to open this year's Ford Detroit International Jazz Festival. The three day event is the largest free jazz festival in North America. The festival takes place September 4 - 6 . . . 
MCC Honors Fraternity named "Star Chapter" by National Office   08/11/2004  
Mott Community Colleges chapter of the international Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society has been named a "Star Chapter" during the 2004 Michigan Regional Convention. Rod Risley, executive director of the national PTK office, praised the MCC chapter for its . . . 
MCC's Lenore Croudy elected to state post.   08/11/2004  
At the annual meeting of the Michigan Community College Association (MCCA) in Grand Traverse on July 24, Mott Community College Board of Trustees Chair Lenore Croudy was elected Vice Chairperson of the statewide group. MCC President M. Richard Shaink at . . . 
MCC Art Gallery to host exhibit by Grayce Scholt: Reception Monday, August 2.   07/19/2004  
A special exhibit of the ceramic works by Grayce Scholt, Professor Emeritus with Mott Community Colleges Department of Humanities and well-known area educator, will be held in Mott Community College's Newly Renovated Visual Arts and Design Center (locate . . . 
Mott Community College Cosmetology School Opens for Business At New Location on MCC Main Campus   07/07/2004  
Faculty and staff with Mott Community College cosmetology and nail technician programs are busy putting the finishing touches on their new home. Transitions School of Cosmetology Careers, the official name of MCCs cosmetology and nail technician progra . . . 
Mott Community College Offers Annual "No Excuses" Summer Basketball Day Camps for Boys   07/07/2004  
Mott Community College is offering budding basketball stars an opportunity to develop their game and sharpen skills at the 2004 No Excuses Summer Basketball Day Camps. The program features two four-day sessions at Ballenger Field House with Steve Schmidt, . . . 
Mott Community College Nursing Instructors Chosen to Serve as Program Evaluators for National Nursing Accrediting Body   07/06/2004  
Janet Westhoff, RN, MSN and Candice Pickens, RN, MSN, faculty with Mott Community College Health Science Divisions Associate Degree Nursing program, were recently named program evaluators for the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC, . . . 
Mott Community College Offers Annual Fine Arts Summer Camp Program, July 12-23   07/01/2004  
An exciting day camp experience designed to help youth enhance their skills in the arts will be offered again this summer at Mott Community College. MCCs Jim Lee Fine Arts Camp provides an intensive, two-week program for students in grades 7-12 in vari . . . 
MCC Board of Trustees Opposes Additional State Funding Cuts for Community Colleges   06/28/2004  
At its June 21 meeting, the Board of Trustees of Mott Community College Regular Board of Trustees unanimously passed a resolution opposing additional state funding cuts for community colleges. The states community colleges have faced state funding redu . . . 
Clio Resident Receives Nursing Scholarship at Mott Community College   06/18/2004  
Tera Rae Herrin of Clio, a Mott Community College student, recently received a $250 scholarship award from the MCC Associate Degree Nursing Alumni Association. The ADN Alumni scholarship is awarded to associate degree nursing students at MCC in the seco . . . 
Grand Blanc Resident Receives Nursing Scholarship at Mott Community College   06/18/2004  
Tatiana A. Antonova of Grand Blanc, a Mott Community College student, recently received a $250 scholarship award from the MCC Associate Degree Nursing Alumni Association. The ADN Alumni scholarship is awarded to associate degree nursing students at MCC . . . 
North Branch Resident Receives Nursing Scholarship at Mott Community College   06/18/2004  
Mary C. Ruhlman of North Branch, a Mott Community College student, recently received a $250 scholarship award from the MCC Associate Degree Nursing Alumni Association. The ADN Alumni scholarship is awarded to associate degree nursing students at MCC in . . . 
Grand Blanc Resident Wins Writing Award at Mott Community College   06/17/2004  
A Mott Community College student from Grand Blanc was recently honored for winning a writing competition during a special ceremony hosted by faculty of the English Department at MCC. Angie L. Bostley received the first place Anna Bradley Writing Award, N . . . 
Lapeer Residents Win Writing Awards at Mott Community College   06/17/2004  
Two Mott Community College students from Lapeer were recently honored for winning various writing competitions during a special ceremony hosted by faculty of the English Department at MCC. The winners are: 7 Jeremy Adams, Third Place, Beverly Blevins Deve . . . 
Mt. Morris Resident Wins Writing Award at Mott Community College   06/17/2004  
A Mott Community College student from Mt. Morris was recently honored in a writing competition during a special ceremony hosted by faculty of the English Department at MCC. Kandyce Tatum of Mt. Morris won the second place Anna Bradley Writing Award, Res . . . 
Swartz Creek Residents Win Writing Awards at Mott Community College   06/17/2004  
Two Mott Community College students from Swartz Creek were recently honored for winning various writing competitions during a special ceremony hosted by faculty of the English Department at MCC. The winners are: 7 Erika Kovalcsik, Third Place, Anna Brad . . . 
Mott Middle College to Offer GAPS: Success Connection Special Summer Program for Entering 9th Graders   06/16/2004  
In an effort to increase successful student transition from middle school to high school, Mott Middle College High School is offering GAPS: Success Connection, a unique summer institute for Flint middle schoolers, starting Monday June 21. GAPS: Success . . . 
Davison Residents Win Writing Awards at Mott Community College   06/14/2004  
Two Mott Community College students from Davison were recently honored for winning various writing competitions during a special ceremony hosted by faculty of the English Department at MCC. The winners are: 7 Evan Putney, First Place, Anna Bradley Writin . . . 
Four Flint Residents Win Writing Awards at Mott Community College   06/14/2004  
Four Mott Community College students from Flint were recently honored for winning various writing competitions during a special ceremony hosted by faculty of the English Department at MCC. The winners are: 7 Rose Jewell, First Place, Beverly Blevins Dev . . . 
Hartland Resident Wins Writing Award at Mott Community College   06/14/2004  
A Mott Community College student from Hartland was recently honored in a writing competition during a special ceremony hosted by faculty of the English Department at MCC. Rick Stigleman won the first place Anna Bradley Writing Award, Short Fiction Essa . . . 
MCC Regional Technology Center M-TEC Marks Progress, Delivers High-Tech Prowess to Flint Community and Region   06/04/2004  
It began with a vision - as most major projects do - with some lofty goals in tow: introduce high-tech initiatives to a classic smokestack city, train and retrain its sizeable workforce, revitalize the community landscape. In 1996, Mott Community Colleg . . . 
Virtual Simulation Summer Camp at Mott Community College's Regional Technology Center To Give Students High-Tech Edge   06/01/2004  
A two-week summer camp program giving middle and high school students a novel, hands-on experience with state-of-the-art simulation software used by real world product designers is being offered at Mott Community College this month. MCCs Regional Techn . . . 
Mott Middle College Steel Band Wins Top Honors at National Festival   05/28/2004  
The Mott Middle College High School Concert Steel Band took top honors at the Heritage Music Festival held recently in Chicago, winning the Gold Award for a score of 90 or above, the Adjudicators Trophy for a score of 95 or above and the Outstanding Band . . . 
Mott Community College Regional Technology Center M-TEC Garners High-Profile Recognition In Statewide Media Spotlight   05/27/2004  
The Mott Community College Regional Technology Center M-TEC was the initial destination kicking off the Great Lakes IT Reports Tech Tour 2004 on Monday, May 24. WWJ Newsradio 950 produces the Great Lakes IT Report (GLITR), a daily IT (information techn . . . 
Mott Community College, Kettering University, University of Michigan-Flint Student Groups Hold Latino Awards Program for High School Students   05/20/2004  
Students with Mott Community Colleges Latino Club have teamed up again this year with counterparts from Kettering University and the University of Michigan-Flint in sponsoring an awards program to recognize Latino high school students. The second annua . . . 
Mott Community College Police Athletic League (PAL) Seeks Vendors For First Annual Mega Rummage Sale   05/19/2004  
Plans are underway for the Mott Community College Police Athletic League (PAL) first annual Mega Rummage Sale, scheduled 8 am to 5 pm, Saturday, June 5 on the Mott Community College main campus, 1401 East Court Street, Flint. Organizers of the Mega Rummag . . . 
Mott Community College Academic Advisor Receives National Recognition from National Academic Advising Association   05/11/2004  
Marianne Blair, Academic Advisor in the Division of Health Sciences at Mott Community College, has been selected as an Outstanding Advising Certificate of Merit recipient in the Academic Advising-Primary Role category as part of the 2004 National Academic . . . 
Mott Community College Regional Technology Center To Host High-Tech Virtual Simulation Camp   05/07/2004  
A unique, high-tech summer camp program giving students hands-on experience with state-of-the-art simulation software used by real world product designers is being offered at Mott Community College in June. MCCs Regional Technology Center, a designate . . . 
Mott Community College Golf Team Wins Conference   05/06/2004  
The Mott Community College Golf Team won the Michigan Community College Athletic Association Eastern Conference championship held recently, finishing with a total aggregate score of 624. The team took first place after winning the two tournaments that com . . . 
Mott Community College Offers Summer Basketball Camp for Girls   05/05/2004  
Mott Community College is offering girls in grades 2 through 12 an exciting opportunity to be part of the Lady Bears 2004 Summer Basketball Camp. The camp will meet 9 am to 3 pm, June 16 through June 18 at MCCs Ballenger Field House on the main campus, . . . 
Mott Community College-Lapeer Seeks Vendors, Art Work For Annual Taste Of Harvest Festival   05/05/2004  
Its becoming a late summer tradition for the Lapeer area and preparations for the Taste of Harvest Festival 2004 are already underway. After two successful seasons, festival organizers have decided to make the Taste of Harvest an annual celebration. This . . . 
MCC is partnering with Kettering University to bring the 2004 Human Rights Watch Traveling Film Festival here to the MCC campus.   04/29/2004  
Issues of personal freedom, governments role in public health and the effects of totalitarianism on a generation are just some of the topics that will brought out into the cold light of day in the 2004 Human Rights Watch Traveling Film Festival. This pr . . . 
Mott Community College Student Art Show to Highlight Variety of Works   04/28/2004  
The work of Mott Community College art students will be showcased during the 46th Annual Mott Community College Student Art Show May 7 through May 28. The show - which is juried by MCC art instructors - will feature more than 300 works by students in a va . . . 
Mott Ballroomers Club at Mott Community College Offering Ballroom Dancing Workshop, Classes   04/23/2004  
Ballroom dancing appears to be making a comeback. Renewed interest in various forms of ballroom dancing has sparked the growth of dance competitions, festivals and classes being taught in social clubs, dance halls, studios and now on college campuses. Acc . . . 
Mott College Golf Team Ranked High In National Poll   04/23/2004  
The Mott Community College Golf Team is currently ranked fourth place in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II Mens Golf Team Rankings. In addition, MCC golf team member Dominic Genovesi is ranked 10th nationally as an indi . . . 
Mott Community College Students Featured in Theater Production   04/19/2004  
Mott Community College theater students will have an opportunity to showcase their talents in Different Strokes for Different Folks with two performances scheduled for 8 pm Friday and Saturday, April 23-24 at the Buckham Alley Theater, 512 Buckham in down . . . 
Local Group to Hold Live Web Cast Discussion at April 20 Program Featuring The Flint Club In "Shout Out: Visions for Flint"   04/15/2004  
Its a cool concept. The Flint Area Public Affairs Debates committee continues it exploration into making the Flint area a cool place to be - the kind of place where young people can find plenty of work, cultural, social and recreational opportunities. . . . 
Mott Community College Upward Bound Program Recruiting Students For Summer Session   04/15/2004  
Mott Community College's Upward Bound program is recruiting eighth-grade students for the upcoming summer session that begins June 28, 2004. MCCs Upward Bound staff is seeking applications from all Flint Community School District eighth graders who are . . . 
Variety of Job Opportunities in Criminal Justice Featured at Mott Community College's 7th Annual Criminal Justice Career Fair, April 13   04/13/2004  
The tragic events of September 11, 2001, ongoing threats of terrorism across the globe and the incidence of crime and related issues, remain major concerns for Americans. To address new and existing issues, law enforcement organizations continue to expand . . . 
Mott College Music Department Presents Spring Concert, April 25   04/08/2004  
The Mott Community College Music Department continues its observance of the season with a Spring Concert . . . 
Mott Community College Bond Renewal for June Ballot   04/06/2004  
Genesee County voters are being asked to renew Mott Community College bonding authority on June 14, the regularly scheduled June school election. The renewal will mean no increase in taxes beyond what voters are currently paying. The MCC Board of Truste . . . 
New Bachelor of Science Degree in Counseling Psychology Offered at Mott Community College University Center   03/31/2004  
Mott Community College has an exciting new opportunity to offer its graduates and the community. In the fall, Rochester College will begin offering a Bachelor of Science in Counseling Psychology at the Mott Community College University Center, located in . . . 
Mott College University Center Hosts Open House, March 31   03/30/2004  
Students dont have to leave Mott Community Colleges main campus to earn a degree from a major university. The University Center offers students and members of the community an opportunity to earn bachelors, masters and even doctorate degrees - without e . . . 
Mott Community College to Present Epicurean Affair Culinary Arts Fund-Raising Event, April 16   03/30/2004  
An evening accented with fine gourmet cuisine, exquisite wines for sampling and great music - its all on the menu at the Mott Community College Epicurean Affair. The MCC Culinary Arts Program, in cooperation with the Foundation for Mott Community Colle . . . 
Variety of Job Opportunities in Criminal Justice Featured at Mott Community College's 7th Annual Criminal Justice Career Fair, April 13   03/25/2004  
The tragic events of September 11, 2001, ongoing threats of terrorism across the globe and the incidence of crime and related issues, remain major concerns for Americans. To address new and existing issues, law enforcement organizations continue to expand . . . 
"Surface Swollen" is the title of an MCC Fine Arts Gallery exhibit by MCC art instructor John Dempsey   03/16/2004  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of paintings by MCC art instructor John Dempsey titled "Surface Swollen" from April 5 - April 20, 2004 in the Visual Arts & Design Center. The exhibit will be comprised of approximately . . . 
Two Mott Community College Wrestlers Named All-Americans   03/16/2004  
Two Mott Community College wrestlers have joined the prestigious ranks of student athletes named All-Americans. Andre Moore of Flint and Eric Florance of Otisville earned All-American honors at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association national tou . . . 
Mott Community College Hosts Science Olympiad Saturday, March 20   03/15/2004  
The Flint campus of Mott Community College will be buzzing Saturday with hundreds of students competing for top honors in the 20th Annual Science Olympiad. MCC is hosting the Region V Science Olympiad tournament, which includes middle school and high sc . . . 
Congressman Dale Kildee at Mott Community College RTC to Headline Forum on "The Crisis in American Manufacturing" Series   03/12/2004  
American manufacturing appears to be on a downward spiral. The U.S. is losing production capacity and good jobs to foreign markets at alarming rates. Not surprisingly, the current crisis in American manufacturing has become a hot topic for discussion - fr . . . 
Rally for Mott Bears Set for Sunday   03/11/2004  
A rally for the Mott Community College mens basketball team, the Mott Bears, will be held from 6 to 9 pm Sunday, March 14 at Luigis El Toro restaurant, 2132 Davison Road. The cost is $20 (or $30 per couple) and includes salad, pizza, pop and door pri . . . 
Mott Community College Music Department Presents "Two March Performances," March 21 and March 28   03/09/2004  
The Mott Community College Music Department will usher in spring with "Two March Performances," scheduled March 21 and March 28. The Sunday afternoon concerts will feature a broad variety of vocal and instrumental music. Both events will begin at 3 pm in . . . 
Mott Community College to Present March 24 Information Session Exploring Benefits of College-Level Teaching Careers   03/05/2004  
In an effort to satisfy a continuous demand for part-time instructors, Mott Community College is sponsoring the information session Community College Teaching Opportunities Wednesday, March 24 from 5:30 pm to 7 pm, in the Applewood Cafi, Prahl College Cen . . . 
Retired Detroit Police Chief Isaiah McKinnon Signing New Book "In the Line of Duty" at Mott Community College Event, March 23   03/05/2004  
Isaiah McKinnon, Ph.D. made a promise to himself. Over the course of his career in law enforcement, including his tenure as Chief of Police for the City of Detroit Police Department, many officers gave the ultimate sacrifice. The names of officers kille . . . 
Mott Community College President to Meet with MCC Students In Brown Bag Forums   03/03/2004  
Students at Mott Community College will have an opportunity to meet and talk with MCC President M. Richard Shaink during Brown Bag Forum luncheon programs scheduled for March and April. Dr. Shaink is inviting all MCC students to attend the Brown Bag For . . . 
Environmental Clubs Host March 10 Presentation on Michigan Native Americans at Mott Community College   03/01/2004  
Noted naturalist Lois Rheaume will discuss how Native Americans lived, found food and created a vibrant culture in pre-settlement Michigans harsh climate in the presentation "Michigan Native Americans" scheduled 7 pm Wednesday, March 10 in the Genesee Ro . . . 
MCC Hosts Michigan's "First Gentleman" to Raise Funds for Women Students   03/01/2004  
Its widely known that Jennifer Granholm is Michigans first female governor. But what is the story with her husband, Michigans "first gentleman"? A living symbol of a new era in American history, Daniel Granholm Mulhern is coming to Mott Community Co . . . 
Wild Ones meeting to focus on using native tree and shrub species to create a natural and long lasting habitat.   02/27/2004  
Wild Ones, an environmental education and advocacy group focusing on native plant species, will hold their next meeting on Thursday, March 11, at Mott Community College in Flint, 1401 E. Court Street, at 7 pm in the Prahl College Center, Genesee Room. G . . . 
Local Panel to Discuss Gateways to Employment For Youth   02/19/2004  
Exploring ways to find good jobs and exciting careers for youth in the Flint area will be the focus of a panel presentation scheduled in March. "Finding Ways to Work" is the topic of the program sponsored by the Flint Area Public Affairs Debates schedul . . . 
Mott College Music Department to Feature Diversity of Music in Feb. 29 Winter Concert "Broadway and Beyond"   02/18/2004  
A variety of songs and medleys, including Broadway hits and tunes in commemoration of Black History Month, will be performed at the Mott Community College Music Departments Winter Concert "Broadway and Beyond" at 3 pm Sunday, Feb. 29 in the Mott Memorial . . . 
Mott Community College RTC Manufacturing Forum to Focus on "The Crisis in American Manufacturing."   02/16/2004  
A sense that American Manufacturing is in crisis has spread rapidly in recent months as the nations industries continue to shed jobs. Economists, labor leaders, business owners and politicians from both the left and right are beginning to ask what is ha . . . 
Mott Community College Nursing Program Hosting February 25 Public Forum During Accreditation Site Visit   02/12/2004  
Take the delicate art of caring, a heavy dose of patience, combine it with the exact science of health care, and presto: you have the essence of nursing. Nurses are wanted, and needed - now more than ever. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the . . . 
Mott Library Celebrates 45th Anniversary   02/12/2004  
A special program recognizing Mott Librarys 45 years of service to the community will feature a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the newly remodeled Mott Library entrance and book signings by local authors at 11 am, Monday, Feb. 23 in the foyer of the Mott Li . . . 
OPRAH'S +PHENOMENAL WOMAN, TO DETAIL HER WAR AGAINST PROSTITUTION TO BECOME A SUCCESSFUL ATTORNEY   01/29/2004  
A featured "Phenomenal Woman" in Oprah Winfreys O magazine will appear in Flint Thursday, Feb. 5, for two free public appearances that will detail her shocking war against the formidable forces of poverty, prostitution, abuse and homelessness. CUPCAKE BR . . . 
"Percussion on a Winter's Night" Concert to Feature Mott College's Steelheads and New York's Loop 2.4.3 on Feb. 2   01/22/2004  
The Steelheads, Mott Community Colleges award-winning percussion ensemble and steel drum band, will share the stage with special guests Loop 2.4.3, a dynamic percussion group from New York in the "Percussion on a Winters Night" concert performance at 7: . . . 
Mott Community College To Help Students Access Money For College at Special February 8th Event, College Goal Sunday   01/21/2004  
Carlos Cisneros doesnt like to think about it. But every year, hundreds of students decide to defer their dreams of attending college simply because they think they cant afford it. They dont know what Cisneros, director of financial aid at Mott Commu . . . 
Berkley, Michigan filmmaker Kathy Vander featured at MCC Fine Arts Gallery exhibition Feb. 23 - March 9   01/16/2004  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition by Berkley, MI, filmmaker Kathy Vander from February 23 - March 9, 2004. The exhibition is titled "Documentary Films" and will feature a series of films from the recent past. In additio . . . 
Honor Student from Grand Blanc Shines at National Conference   01/14/2004  
Mary Lyons of Grand Blanc represented Mott Community College at a recent national conference for honors program students held in Chicago. Lyons was among five students from MCCs Honors Program and their advisor, MCC Honors Program Coordinator Heather S . . . 
MCC Honor Student from Hartland Shines at National Conference   01/14/2004  
Rick Stigleman of Hartland represented Mott Community College at a recent national conference for honors program students held in Chicago. Stigleman was among five students from MCCs Honors Program and their advisor, MCC Honors Program Coordinator H . . . 
Environmental Group to Hold Program Featuring Outings Expert   01/13/2004  
Don Persson, award winning outings leader and outings trainer, will present outdoor training and outdoor ethics in a special program designed to promote environmental trail awareness at 7 pm, Wednesday, Jan. 14 in the Genesee Room of the Prahl College Cen . . . 
Honor Student from Atlas Garners First Place Award at State Conference   01/13/2004  
Carolyn Scott of Atlas represented Mott Community College well at the Liberal Arts Network for Development (LAND) Conference for Student Scholars held recently at Muskegon Community College. Scott won first place in the Cultural Studies category for her r . . . 
Two MCC Honor Students from Flint Shine at National Conference   01/13/2004  
Sean Crawford and Sierra Fox of Flint represented Mott Community College at a recent national conference for honors program students held in Chicago. The two students from MCCs Honors Program were among five MCC honor students and their advisor, MCC H . . . 
Two Mott Community College Students from Flint Named to MCC's 2004 All-USA Academic Team   01/13/2004  
Elizabeth Seavey and Jessica Safran of Flint have been chosen to represent Mott Community College on the 2004 Phi Theta Kappa All-USA Academic Team scholarship competition. The All-USA Academic Team program recognizes the academic achievements of studen . . . 
New MCC Fine Arts Gallery exhibits works by MSU Graduate Students in Art and Design February 2-17   01/09/2004  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of works by Michigan State University Graduate Students in Art and Design titled "11 Artists, 1 = Ideas" February 2 - February 17. A slide lecture about the exhibit will be given by MS . . . 
Mott Community College Students Showcase Design Plans for Products Targeted at Helping the Disabled   12/18/2003  
A group of Mott Community College students from the Health Sciences and Technology Divisions at MCC teamed up recently to present designs for products aimed at assisting people with disabilities. Three development teams comprised of students from the . . . 
Mott Community College Will Not Invoke Mid-year Tuition Raise.   12/17/2003  
Students at Mott Community College can heave well-warranted sighs of relief as MCC officials have decided to hold the line on tuition rates. Along with other Michigan colleges and universities, MCC is in its third year of sharply reduced state funding. . . . 
Wild Ones host Seven Ponds Nature Center at Mott Community College, January 8, 2004.   12/17/2003  
Wild Ones, an environmental education and advocacy group focusing on native plant species, will have their next meeting on Thursday, January 8, 2004, at Mott Community College in Flint, 1401 E. Court Street, at 7 pm in the Prahl College Center, Genesee Ro . . . 
Super Saturday at MCC Northern Tier Center in Clio Set for Jan. 10   12/09/2003  
Mott Community College students will have a one-stop shopping opportunity to complete their academic to-do lists during Super Saturday, MCCs special Saturday registration event scheduled from 11 am to 3 pm, Jan. 10 at the Northern Tier Center, 301 Rogers . . . 
Super Saturday at MCC Southern Lakes Campus in Fenton Set for Jan. 10   12/09/2003  
Mott Community College students will have a one-stop shopping opportunity to complete their academic to-do lists during Super Saturday, MCCs special Saturday registration event scheduled from 10 am to 3 pm, Jan. 10 at MCCs Southern Lakes Branch Campus, . . . 
Super Saturday at Mott Community College Set for Jan. 10   12/09/2003  
Mott Community College students will have a one-stop shopping opportunity to complete their academic to-do lists during Super Saturday, MCCs special Saturday registration event scheduled from 11 am to 3 pm, Jan. 10 at the MCC main campus, 1401 E. Court S . . . 
"Terrific Tuesday" Registration at MCC-Lapeer Set for Jan. 6   12/05/2003  
Students can enjoy added convenience and a one-stop shopping opportunity to complete their academic to-do lists at the same time during "Terrific Tuesday," the Mott Community College Lapeer Extension Center special registration event, scheduled Tuesday, J . . . 
Holiday Music Concert at Mott Community College, Dec. 12   12/03/2003  
What would the holidays be like without music? As the holiday season gets under way, the Mott Community College Music Department is doing its part to help usher in the festivities. A Holiday Concert is scheduled 7:30 pm Friday, Dec. 12 in the Mott Memoria . . . 
Mott Community College Music Department Presents Jazz Concert Dec. 7   12/02/2003  
An array of jazz standards and selected tunes will be performed at a Jazz Concert offered by the Mott Community College Music Department at 3 pm Sunday, Dec. 7 in the Mott Memorial Building auditorium on MCCs main campus, 1401 East Court Street, Flint. F . . . 
World AIDS Day Program at Woodside Church Set for Dec. 1   11/26/2003  
Five people, worldwide, die of AIDS every minute of every day - a sobering reminder that the scourge of this serious disease persists and is threatening the lives of millions. In an effort to combat the stigma and discrimination recognized as major factor . . . 
Lennetta Coney, President of Foundation for Mott Community College, Wins Prestigious Athena Award   11/17/2003  
Lennetta Coney, president of the Foundation for Mott Community College and executive director of Institutional Development at MCC, is the recipient of the Flint Area Chamber of Commerce Athena Award. Coney was recently honored at the 16th Annual Athena . . . 
MCC Bears Home Opening Game Set for Saturday, Nov. 22 Mott College's #1 Ranked Men's Basketball Team Ready to Defend National Championship Title   11/17/2003  
Mott Community College Mens Basketball Team is extending an invitation to the community to join in the excitement as they prepare to defend their national title at their first home game scheduled 3 pm, Saturday Nov. 22 at The Ballenger Field House, locat . . . 
MCC Theater Students Featured in Comedy "I Hate Hamlet" With Nov. 20-23 Performances   11/11/2003  
Students in Mott Community Colleges theater performance class will showcase their talents in the Paul Rudnick play "I Hate Hamlet," produced by special arrangement with Dramatist Play Services, Inc. Performances will be held 8 pm nightly at Buckham Galle . . . 
What Makes School "Cool" to Kids? Panel to Discuss Options for "Turning Kids On To School"   11/11/2003  
A diverse group of local teachers and educational experts will come together this month to discuss innovative tools and alternative educational programs designed to keep students motivated and interested in school. "Turning Kids on to School" is the t . . . 
Mott College Registration Open for Winter Semester   11/06/2003  
Mott Community College students dont have to wait until after the holidays to register for the winter semester. Registration is open, and students have an opportunity to register now for classes. The first day of classes is Jan. 10, 2004. A variety o . . . 
MCC Sale of Refunding Bonds Benefits Taxpayers, Financial Efforts Recognized by Top Analysts   11/03/2003  
The efforts of Mott Community Colleges financial management team are paying off for Genesee County taxpayers and continue to win accolades from major financial analysts and ratings services as well. MCCs Chief Financial Officer Kelli Sproule recentl . . . 
Mott College Holds Annual Health Career Fest Nov. 20- 21, Addresses Persistent Shortage of Health Care Professionals   10/31/2003  
Its a good time to be pursuing a career in health care. The health care industry is booming and offering unprecedented opportunities. A national shortage of qualified health care workers persists, and is projected to continue through 2010. That simply tr . . . 
Mott Community College Music Department Presents Concert   10/31/2003  
A collage of vocal and instrumental music, from traditional to contemporary tunes, will be performed at an Ensembles Concert offered by the Mott Community College Music Department 3 pm Sunday, Nov. 16 in the Mott Memorial Building auditorium on MCCs main . . . 
Community's Arts Programs Launch $31 Million in Expansion Projects: Flint Institute of Arts, Flint Institute of Music and Mott Community College Art & Design Program to Build New Facilities.   10/24/2003  
Three of the Flint and Genesee County communitys strongest arts institutions are launching significant building projects on the campus of the Flint College and Cultural Center that will result in a major expansion in the fine arts capacity in the communi . . . 
Jazz and More Featured at Mott Community College's Annual John R. Davis Scholarship Concert, Nov. 2   10/23/2003  
A showcase of jazz standards and medleys will highlight a special concert to benefit music students at Mott Community College. The John R. Davis Music Scholarship Concert, presented by the Mott Community College Music Department, is set for 3 pm Sunday, N . . . 
Mott College and UM-Flint Form New Partnership   10/21/2003  
Two respected institutions of higher learning, based in Flint, are launching a new partnership that will further enhance their service delivery to residents in the Flint/ Genesee County community and surrounding areas. Mott Community College has partn . . . 
Four Outstanding Alumni to Receive MCC's Highest Honor at Distinguished Awards Dinner   10/20/2003  
Four outstanding alumni of Mott Community College will receive the institutions highest honor Oct. 23 during the 2nd Annual Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner, held at the MCC Ballroom in the Prahl Center. This years honorees are William Churchill, Sr.; . . . 
MCC Fine Arts Gallery Hosts International Print Exchange Portfolio organized by Karen Kunc   10/16/2003  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of prints titled "Sensory Experience" An International Print Exchange Portfolio from October 13 through October 28, 2003. Organized by Karen Kunc, Professor of Art at the University of . . . 
Mott Community College to Host Halloween Party, Oct. 30   10/16/2003  
Students and staff at Mott Community College are pooling efforts again this year to provide a fun, safe Halloween event for children in the area. MCCs Childrens Halloween Party will be held Thursday, Oct. 30 from 5 to 8 pm in the Ballenger Field House o . . . 
MCC Bears Ranked #1 in National Poll   10/13/2003  
As the Mott Bears gear up to defend their title, they are again receiving national recognition. The Mott Community College mens basketball team has garnered the top spot, currently ranking first place in the 2003-04 National Junior College Athletic Asso . . . 
Can Flint Become A "Cool City"? Panel will discuss ways to make Flint more appealing to youth   10/09/2003  
When Gov. Jennifer Granholm speaks of creating "cool cities" in Michigan - vibrant communities that would attract new investment, jobs, and quality of life features - she often expresses an interest in exploring ways these communities can encourage young . . . 
More than 1,000 high school students To Gather at Mott Community College for Regional College Fair, Oct. 16   10/09/2003  
The Regional Technology Center at Mott Community College will be teeming with over 1,000 high school students from across Genesee County when they converge on the Flint campus for MCCs Regional College Fair, Thursday, Oct. 16. The annual event provid . . . 
Public Information Director at Mott Community College Receives Award from Concerned Pastors   10/06/2003  
Michael Kelly, Executive Director of Public Information for Mott Community College, has been honored with the "Positive Image Award" presented by the Concerned Pastors for Social Action (CPSA). Kelly was presented with the CPSA Positive Image Award at a r . . . 
Want to help the rain forest(in your own backyard? Local garden groups take action to offer "Rain Gardening" solutions and plants.   10/03/2003  
There is growing concern and effort across the globe to preserve the rain forest. Local garden groups spark action by hosting a presentation on planting a "Rain Garden" in the home landscape. Wild Ones, an environmental education and advocacy group focu . . . 
Special Guest Featured at Mott College's Annual Peace & Dignity Ceremony Celebrating Cultural Harmony, Oct. 13   10/02/2003  
Francisco Jimenez Sanches of Mexico, Tlakaelel to the Council of Anahuak, will be the keynote speaker at Mott Community Colleges 11th Annual Peace & Dignity Ceremony, featuring the People of the Four Colors and rededication of the Peace and Dignity Tree . . . 
Living Wills, Estate and Funeral Planning Discussion Topics for Mott College Continuing Education Class   10/01/2003  
The Continuing Education program at Mott Community College, starting Thursday, Oct. 16, will offer a two-week seminar designed to assist people with planning for the inevitable. The class will be held from 6 pm to 9pm in the Mott Memorial Building Theatre . . . 
MCC Trustee Ehren Gonzales Elected to National Community College Board   10/01/2003  
At last weekends national convention of the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) in Denver, Mott Community College (MCC) Trustee Ehren Gonzales was elected to the ACCT Board of Directors. Gonzales was chosen as an At-Large Board Member, elec . . . 
Mott Community College and Northwood University Announce New Partnership Offering Bachelor of Business Administration Degree   09/30/2003  
Mott Community College has forged yet another partnership with a highly respected institution in an effort to enhance the educational opportunities for residents in the community. A new articulation agreement with Northwood University will offer MCC stud . . . 
Mott College Early Childhood Learning Center Sets the Standard in Education, Child Care Service to Students, Community   09/12/2003  
The education of children has been a hot topic this year - garnering both state and national attention with both entities keenly focused on improving or creating new programs in the wake of "No Child Left Behind" legislation. Gov. Jennifer Granholm ha . . . 
Mott Community College Public Safety Department To Receive City of Flint's People's People Award   09/12/2003  
The Mott Community College Public Safety Department will be honored at the City of Flint Human Relations Commission Annual Peoples People Awards Dinner Thursday, Sept. 18 at the Sarvis Conference Center. Clydell Duncan, Director of MCCs Public Safet . . . 
MCC Great Lakes Baptist Community Technology Center to Hold Free Health Forum and Luncheon   09/11/2003  
Mott Community Colleges Great Lakes Baptist Community Technology Center has teamed up with the Flint AmeriCorps volunteer team in presenting a health forum and luncheon from 11 am to 4 pm Friday, Sept. 12 at the Center, located at 5905 N. Saginaw Street . . . 
Award-Winning Outdoor/Travel Writer to Speak at Friends of MCC's Mott Library Book Club Meeting   08/27/2003  
Jim DuFresne of Clarkston, award-winning author of more than a dozen guidebooks, will be the guest speaker at the Mott Community College Friends of Mott Library monthly book club meeting at noon Wednesday, Sept. 24 in the Genesee Room of the Prahl College . . . 
Montrose Resident Awarded New Scholarship   08/27/2003  
Steven Gibbs of Montrose was selected to receive a $1,000 scholarship award from Genesee County Commissioner Archie H. Bailey. He will begin attending Mott Community College the Fall 2003 semester, which starts Sept. 2. Gibbs is the winner of the firs . . . 
Annual MCC-Lapeer Golf Outing Set for Sept. 5   08/22/2003  
A thirteen-year tradition of great golf continues when golfers take to the links for the Mott Community College Lapeer Golf Outing in early September. The Foundation for Mott Community College is presenting the 13th Annual Mott Community College-Lapee . . . 
Mott College to Hold "Super Saturday" Registration, Aug. 23   08/22/2003  
Students can complete their academic "to-do" lists at Mott Community Colleges "Super Saturday" Fall registration event on Saturday, August 23. The Saturday registration program provides students with added convenience and another opportunity to regi . . . 
Mott College to Hold "Super Saturday" Registration, Aug. 23   08/08/2003  
Students can complete their academic "to-do" lists at Mott Community Colleges "Super Saturday" Fall registration event on Saturday, August 23. The Saturday registration program provides students with added convenience and another opportunity to regi . . . 
Annual MCC-Lapeer Golf Outing Set for Sept. 5   08/05/2003  
A thirteen-year tradition of great golf continues when golfers take to the links for the Mott Community College Lapeer Golf Outing in early September. The Foundation for Mott Community College is presenting the 13th Annual Mott Community College-Lapee . . . 
Mott College Southern Lakes Campus to Hold "Super Saturday"   08/05/2003  
Students can complete their academic "to-do" lists and increase their chances of getting the classes they need at the Mott Community College Southern Lakes Branch Campus (SLBC) early registration event, "Super Saturday." Two "Super Saturday" events ar . . . 
Late Summer Festival at Mott College-Lapeer Will Have It All   07/29/2003  
Everything from antiques to peppers to snakes -- yes, snakes -- will be available for purchase or viewing at "A Taste of Harvest" from 10 am to 4 pm Saturday, Aug. 23 at Mott Community Colleges Lapeer Campus, 550 Lake Drive, Lapeer. MCC Corporate Service . . . 
Clio Resident Awarded MCC Nursing Scholarship   07/25/2003  
Barbara J. Glennie of Clio has been selected to receive a $250 scholarship award from the Mott Community College Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Alumni Association for the Fall 2003 semester. The scholarship is given to a student whose goal is to beco . . . 
MCC Trustees Receive Honors from State Organization   07/22/2003  
Two members of the Mott Community College Board of Trustees were honored at a recent Michigan Community College Association (MCCA) meeting. Board Chair Lenore Croudy was re-elected secretary of the MCCA Trustees Committee, which automatically places h . . . 
MCC Fine Arts Campers Bring Cheer to Cancer Center   07/15/2003  
Patients awaiting treatment in radiation therapy at Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute are receiving a rare treat these days: theyre witnessing the daily transformation of a plain wall into a work of art. A group of students with Mott Community Colleges Ji . . . 
MCC Lowers Tax Rate for Second Year In a Row   07/14/2003  
For the second year in a row, area taxpayers will get a small bonus as Mott Community College is reducing its property tax millage rate both on its voted operating millage and its debt millage. "This is not a large reduction," stated MCC President Richar . . . 
Mott College Distance Learning Program Marks 10th Anniversary   07/14/2003  
Marsha Jackson of Silver Spring, Maryland has a reason to celebrate. Her future looks bright: shes a new Mott Community College graduate, shes waged a battle against cancer-and it looks like shes winning. "I cant believe it," said Jackson. "I fin . . . 
MCC's M-TEC in Howell to Host Virtual Simulation Camp July 21-25   07/09/2003  
A unique summer camp program that offers participants a glimpse into the world of state-of-the-art simulation software used by product designers will be offered at Mott Community Colleges Livingston Regional Michigan Technical Education Center (M-TEC) ne . . . 
Bicycle Safety Fair at Mott College Set for Saturday, July 12   07/07/2003  
The Public Safety Department at Mott Community College will hold a Bicycle Safety Fair from 10 am to 1 pm Saturday, July 12 on the east lawn of the Prahl College Center on the main campus, 1401 East Court Street. The event is free and open to the public, . . . 
Mott Community College begins road construction on campus: Some traffic slowdowns expected.   06/19/2003  
New construction has begun on the road to Mott Community Colleges Regional Technology Center and Main Campus (RTC) and will slow access on Horrigan Drive from the Robert T. Longway Boulevard entrance. The road across campus (Horrigan Drive) between East . . . 
Mott College to Present Session Exploring Benefits of Part-time Teaching Careers, June 25   06/17/2003  
Its not just another moonlighting gig: part-time teaching can be a fulfilling supplemental career for people eager to share their knowledge and expertise with others. Anyone with a desire to learn more about the opportunities of teaching on a part-time . . . 
Renowned Motivational Speaker to Bring Novel Presentation on Humor to Mott College's Lifelong Learning Lecture Series, June 27   06/17/2003  
Youre no comedian: you cant tell jokes (you dont know any) you can never remember a punch line (or you just never seem to get it). Even if youre not funny, a good sense of humor--on and off the job--can be the one thing that helps you maintain a sense . . . 
Safetyville 2003 at Beautiful Historic Kearsley Park Saturday, June 14 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM   06/04/2003  
Remember Safetyville? Sure you do! Although "Safetyville" as we knew it no longer exists, Kearsley Park is still the place where kids can learn to be safe on their bikes and in their homes. And its all FREE!!! Join us from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Satur . . . 
MCC to Hold Annual Jim Lee Fine Arts Camp July 7-July 18   06/02/2003  
A unique day camp experience for youth interested in the fine arts will be offered this summer on the Mott Community College main campus in Flint. MCCs Jim Lee Fine Arts Camp provides an intensive, two-week program for students in grades 7-12 in five . . . 
Mott College Student Chosen To Participate In National Conference for Black Interpreters   05/23/2003  
Toi Williams of Grand Blanc has been selected to serve as the Student Representative at the National Alliance of Black Interpreters national conference, scheduled to convene in Philadelphia June 26. Williams is a third year student in the Interpreter . . . 
Flint's Own "Steelheads" Steel Drum Band to Play at the Detroit Opera House on May 30.   05/21/2003  
The award winning "Steelheads" steel drum band from Mott College has been booked to play at the Detroit Opera House on May 30 at 7 pm. The Steelheads performance will be part of the "BravoBravo!", which Real Detroit magazine describes as "Detroits hippe . . . 
Genesee District Dental Society Provides New $25,000 Scholarship Endowment to Mott Community College   05/15/2003  
Deserving students at Mott Community College will have another scholarship opportunity to consider, thanks to a generous $25,000 contribution from the Genesee District Dental Society. The Foundation for Mott Community College has announced the Scholar . . . 
MCC to Host Annual Hispanic Awards Ceremony May 22   05/15/2003  
The outstanding contributions of the late Fermina and Rafael Arceo, considered Mexican pioneers in the Flint community, along with the unveiling of a postage stamp honoring the late Cesar Chavez will be featured during the 2003 Hispanic Awards Ceremony at . . . 
Mott Community College and Walsh College Announce New Partnership for Bachelor of Accountancy and Bachelor of Business Administration degrees   05/15/2003  
Once again, Mott Community College (MCC) has announced another new partnership to provide new and better educational opportunities for residents of the area. This time the agreement is with Walsh College, a respected business school based in Troy, Michig . . . 
MCC's Regional Technology Center Garners Prestigious First Place Award In Major Design Competition   05/13/2003  
The Regional Technology Center (RTC) at Mott Community College has received high-profile recognition for its interior design. The RTC was awarded the overall Design Excellence Award in Institutional Design in the Michigan Interior Design Excellence Aw . . . 
MCC Great Lakes Baptist Community Technology Center to Hold Open House Thursday, May 15   05/09/2003  
It may be the best-kept secret on Flints north side. Thats why the Mott Community College Great Lakes Baptist Community Technology Center (CTC) is pulling out all the stops to let the community know their door is open for service. An open house will b . . . 
Mott College Golf Team Wins State Tournament   05/09/2003  
Add yet another accolade to Mott Community Colleges sports program. The MCC golf team won the Michigan Community College Athletic Association tournament at Crystal Mountain Resort near Cadillac on Thursday, under some particularly challenging conditi . . . 
Mott College Offers Innovative Degree/Certificate Programs for Paraprofessionals in Education   05/06/2003  
Mott Community College continues to play a pivotal role in preparing students for careers in education offering two new, cutting edge programs specifically designed to help individuals fulfill requirements mandated by the Elementary/Secondary Education Ac . . . 
Mott College to Host Lab Safety Seminar, May 13-16   05/06/2003  
Whats the most dangerous thing in your school laboratory? Is it that potentially explosive chemical, a complex instrument or piece of equipment? The most dangerous thing in the lab is not a chemical, biological material or equipment. Its that new scienc . . . 
Community Leaders, Mott College Students to Receive Honors at MCC's Annual Social Sciences Awards Program   05/02/2003  
Flint Community Schools Superintendent Felix Chow will be among the award recipients at Mott Community Colleges Social Sciences Division annual awards ceremony. The program will be held at 9:30 am Friday, May 2 in Room 2008 of the Mott Memorial Build . . . 
MCC and GASC Unveil New Culinary Arts Partnership: Contract to be signed on a cake.   05/01/2003  
A new agreement will be signed in a new way; the contract has been printed onto a cake and the signatures will be signed is frosting. This interesting and light-hearted vehicle for the agreement reflects the serious reality that Mott Community College . . . 
Mott College to Hold 45th Annual Student Art Show   05/01/2003  
A diverse collection of outstanding works produced by Mott Community College art students during the 2002-03 academic year will be featured at MCCs 45th Annual Student Art Show, May 9 to May 30. An opening reception will be 6 pm to 9 pm Friday, May 9 . . . 
Mott College Theater Students to Give Performance April 30   04/23/2003  
Students in Mott Community Colleges Theater Performance class will have an opportunity to showcase their talents during a special performance at 8 pm Wednesday, April 30 in the Mott Memorial Building Auditorium. The piece the students will perform "S . . . 
MCC's Hispanic Technology Community Center to Host Event in Support of US Troops Thursday   04/22/2003  
A Hispanic community group will present an event in honor and support of U.S. military troops and their families. The program will be from 5:30 pm to 7 pm Thursday, April 24 at Mott Community Colleges Hispanic Technology Community Center (HTCC), 2101 Lew . . . 
Mott College Adds New Award to List of Scholarships   04/22/2003  
Thanks to the generosity of a Flint area philanthropist, deserving students will have another funding opportunity available to them at Mott Community College. The Foundation for Mott Community College has announced the creation of the $1,000 Robert Mo . . . 
Mott College Women's Basketball Player Named All-American   04/15/2003  
More kudos are rolling in for Mott Community Colleges basketball program. MCCs Teona Blythe of Flint has joined the prestigious ranks of student athletes who have earned All-American honors. Blythe, a freshman hailing from Flint Northwestern, was named . . . 
MCC National Champs get Billboard on I-75.   04/14/2003  
Mott Community Colleges National Championship Mens Basketball Team is getting more recognition. It may not be the cover of a box of Wheaties, but its pretty good. Thanks to Viacom Outdoor Advertising, a billboard saluting MCC's National Champs wil . . . 
Mott College to Hold Statewide "Day of Dialogue III" for Universities and Community Colleges To Focus on Teacher Preparation   04/11/2003  
Mott Community College continues to set the stage for partnerships with other institutions, collaborating in efforts aimed at fulfilling the demand for teachers and making a college degree affordable. MCC has teamed up with the Michigan Department of Care . . . 
Frogs, Bats, Birds and Rockhounds: Go Wild for Nature at 5th Annual MCC Earth Day Celebration   04/10/2003  
Enter the wild world of nature with leaping frogs, hanging bats, bedazzling gems and more at the Mott Community Colleges Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April 19 on the main MCC Campus, 1401 E. Court St., Flint. Events will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. . . . 
MCC's Earth Day Celebration Turns Bat Myths Upside Down   04/10/2003  
Will bats really drink your blood? Do all bats have rabies? How big is the biggest bat in the world? Learn the truth about bats from the Organization for Bat Conservation (OBC) at the Mott Community College Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 19. The . . . 
Mott College Music Area to Present April Performances   04/10/2003  
The Mott Community College Music Area will usher in spring with two performances this month, featuring MCC music students. A Student Honors Recital presented by MCCs music faculty will feature performances by Amanda L. Galbraith - voice, Morgian K. G . . . 
Local Pianist to Perform Benefit Concert April 13   04/04/2003  
Laurence E. MacDonald, Mott Community College music instructor and Flint Journal music critic will perform a special concert entitled "Sentimental Journey" to benefit the League of Women Voters of the Flint Area at 2 pm Sunday, April 13 at the MacArthur R . . . 
Careers in Law Enforcement Featured at MCC's Annual Criminal Justice Career Fair on April 8   03/26/2003  
With imminent threats of terrorism on both international and domestic fronts, todays law enforcement and security personnel are in high demand. Crime and related issues remain a major concern for Americans. As law enforcement agencies expand and retool t . . . 
Latino Students at MCC, Kettering and UM-Flint Jointly Launch Awards Program   03/26/2003  
In a show of unity, students with Mott Community Colleges Latin Club have teamed up with Latino college student organizations at Kettering University and the University of Michigan-Flint to present an awards program to recognize deserving Latino students . . . 
MCC Bears Bring Home First National Championship Title   03/26/2003  
Count one more notch in Flint basketball history. On Saturday, March 22, 2003, Mott Community College Mens Basketball Team became national champions. The Bears won their first national championship with a 76-75 victory against Lackawanna Community C . . . 
National Trade Press Hails Mott College and RTC   03/26/2003  
A major academic trade journal, University Business magazine, cited Genesee Countys Mott Community College as a national example of "Astounding Transformations" in the feature article in its March 2003 issue. Mott Community College, Floridas Miami-Dade . . . 
Nurse Educators to Gather from Around the State at Mott College for Educational Conference Friday, March 28, 2003   03/13/2003  
Innovative teaching approaches designed to enhance critical thinking and communication skills in nursing students is the topic for discussion at the Nurse Educator Conference, to be held at Mott Community College, 8 am to 4 pm Friday, March 28 in the Prah . . . 
Baseball Legend Ernie Harwell to Visit Mott College on April 9   03/12/2003  
Detroit Tigers broadcasting legend Ernie Harwell will reflect on his illustrious career and share his passion for baseball during a public appearance at Mott Community College in April. Harwell, who retired in September 2002 after broadcasting 42 seasons . . . 
MCC's Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition titled "scraps, swabs, blots, smears: an installation of selected works 1996 - 2002" by Cranbrook Academy of Art Artist-In-Residence Jane Lackey   03/12/2003  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition titled "scraps, swabs, blots, smears: an installation of selected works 1996 - 2002" by Cranbrook Academy of Art Artist-In-Residence Jane Lackey. The exhibit will run from March 31 - Ap . . . 
Teacher Shortage Inspires MCC Teacher Expo, March 29   03/12/2003  
Want to become a teacher? Well, if you have visions of apples dancing in your head, chances are your dreams will come true. National statistics indicate that the demand for teachers is real. According to the US Department of Education, more than 2 millio . . . 
Mardi Gras Fete Planned for Friday, March 7 at Mott College   03/03/2003  
A taste of New Orleans-style cuisine will be the highlight of a special Mardi Gras Dinner celebration set for 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 7 at the Applewood Cafi, Prahl College Center. The event, presented by the Foundation for Mott Community College and . . . 
Mott College Shows Support for Employee and Student Members of the National Guard and Reserve   02/28/2003  
Mott Community College has formally pledged support to U.S. military National Guard and Reserve members who may be called away from work or school to serve in the countrys war efforts. The MCC Board of Trustees passed a resolution at its February 24 . . . 
Mott Community College and Ferris State University Partner to Offer a New Elementary Education Program   02/21/2003  
Higher tuition rates are needed at Mott Community College, according to a national accrediting team visiting Mott Community College this week as part of a scheduled on-campus review of college finances. The team was from the Higher Learning Commission . . . 
MCC Accepting Nominating Petitions for Board of Trustees   02/20/2003  
Nominating petitions to fill two positions on the Mott Community College Board of Trustees are now available in the Office of the President at MCC. Petitions of candidacy are being taken due to the expiration of Trustees Albert J. Koegel and Jerome F. O . . . 
Mott Community College and Ferris State University Partner to Offer a New Elementary Education Program   02/20/2003  
Mott Community College has forged yet another strategic partnership targeted at meeting the educational needs of the Flint/Genesee County community. In an effort to address a projected shortage of elementary school teachers, MCC has teamed up with Ferris . . . 
Diversity of Musical Fare Offered at Mott Community College's Music Area Winter Concert Sunday   02/18/2003  
A variety of musical selections, including tunes to commemorate Black History Month, will be performed at Mott Community Colleges Music Area Winter Concert at 3 pm Sunday, Feb. 23 in the Mott Memorial Building Auditorium on MCCs main campus. The concert . . . 
Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition titled "Prints and Drawings" by former M.C.C. art student Darcy Bowden.   02/14/2003  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition titled "Prints and Drawings" by former M.C.C. art student Darcy Bowden. The exhibit will be comprised of recent drawings, woodblock prints and silkscreen prints and will run from March . . . 
MCC Community Education Offers Course on Classical Music Starting February 20   02/13/2003  
The Community Education program at Mott Community College is offering an exciting, new three-week class for classical music aficionados. "Music for Classical Music Lovers" will meet from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Thursdays, Feb. 20, Feb. 27 and March 6 at . . . 
MCC Connoisseurs Club to Serve Valentine's Day Dinner   02/11/2003  
Treat your sweetheart or yourself to a delectable meal for Valentines Day at "Heart to Heart," a Valentines Day dinner planned by the students of Mott Community Colleges Connoisseurs Club. The dinner will be 6:30 pm Friday, Feb. 14 in the Applewood . . . 
MCC Health Sciences to Use State-of-the-Art Human Patient Simulator to Teach Students   02/11/2003  
The Health Sciences division at Mott Community College recently acquired a human patient simulator that will dramatically change the way students are trained. Laerdal(TM) SimMan(TM), a full-body manikin, actually breathes and speaks. He has heart, bre . . . 
MCC Lapeer Campus helps Lapeer firm achieve QS Certification   02/06/2003  
The Corporate Services division of Mott Community College-Lapeer Extension Center, has assisted a Lapeer company with its recent achievement of QS-9000 certification. Growth & Opportunity, Inc. has achieved QS-9000 certification through Excalibur Regi . . . 
Mott Community College Celebrates African American Culture   01/30/2003  
Mott Community College will commemorate Black History Month with a variety of events, enlightening lectures and an exhibit celebrating African American culture and history throughout February. Sponsored by MCCs Office of Student Life, The Foundation for . . . 
Mott Community College to host exhibit on "The Art of Thomas Nast and the Battle for Voting Rights" during Black History Month.   01/29/2003  
As part of its observance of Black History Month, the Mott Library on the main campus of Mott Community College will host an exhibit on "The Art of Thomas Nast and the Battle for Voting Rights." Thomas Nast was Americas premiere political cartoonist a . . . 
Annual Culinary Arts Event Set for Monday, February 3   01/27/2003  
A culinary fete centered on a circus theme is the plan for this years American Culinary Federation Flint/Saginaw Chapters professional chefs competition. "The Greatest Snow on Earth", the annual Professional Chefs Hot Food Competition and Tasting, . . . 
How Can Flint Improve its Government? Experts and community leaders to discuss on February 11   01/23/2003  
With the City of Flints government undergoing a painful transition with its final destination still uncertain, a group of local experts and community leaders will come together to discuss the topic "How Can Flint Move Forward? Strategies for Improving Go . . . 
Keyboard Masterpieces Featured at Mott Community College's Music Area Friday Recital Series, January 31, 2003   01/23/2003  
An array of the worlds greatest keyboard compositions will be featured as Mott Community College kicks off its annual Music Area Friday Recital Series at noon, Friday, Jan. 31 in the Mott Memorial Building auditorium. The concert is free and open to the . . . 
Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery hosts Burton artist Carol A. Chaney for a multi-media works, Feb. 17 through March 4.   01/23/2003  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present a multi-media installation by Burton artist Carol A. Chaney titled "Choices? A Work In Progress" from February 17 through March 4, 2003. In addition to her installation, Chaney will give a public pre . . . 
Flint & Genesee County Invited to Create Priorities for the Granholm Administration: January 30 at Mott College's new Regional Technology Center   01/15/2003  
The public is invited to help Governor Jennifer Granholm establish priorities for Flint and Genesee County. A special community planning session has been set for Thursday, January 30 from 5:15 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Mott Community Colleges Regional Technolo . . . 
MCC Community Education Offers Class on Film, Beginning January 30   01/15/2003  
The Community Education program at Mott Community College is offering an exciting, new three-week class for movie lovers. "Film for Film Buffs" will meet from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 30, Feb. 6 and Feb. 13 at the Expert Entertainment Elect . . . 
MCC Student Drawing Exhibit opens Monday, January 6, 2003   01/15/2003  
An exhibition of drawings by students of Mott Community Colleges Beginning Drawing classes will open on Monday, January 6, 2003, in the MCC Fine Arts Gallery, room 214 of DeWaters Art Center located at 1120 E. Kearsley in the Flint Cultural Center. T . . . 
Response to Community Priority Process Overwhelming: Second Session Set for February 4 at Mott College's Regional Technology Center   01/15/2003  
Public response to the community priorities planning process to establish priorities for Flint and Genesee County requested by Governor Jennifer Granholm has drawn such a overwhelming response that the Thursday, January 30 session is over capacity with ov . . . 
Mott College names Sharon D. Campbell to Public Information Department Position   01/07/2003  
Sharon D. Campbell of Mt. Morris Township has joined the Marketing and Public Relations Department at Mott Community College as staff writer. Campbell, who assumed her new position on January 2, 2003, is primarily responsible for promoting the College by . . . 
Gov. Granholm to Focus on Flint and Genesee County: Public Invited to Participate in Establishing Priorities. Press Conference at GISD Monday, December 16 at 10:00 a.m.   12/11/2002  
At the request of Governor-elect Jennifer Granholm, a group of community leaders, led by Genesee Intermediate School District (GISD) Superintendent Thomas Svitkovich, is organizing a community-wide process to establish priorities relating to Flint and Gen . . . 
Kettering University and Mott Community College to Unveil Significant New Community Partnership   12/11/2002  
Two old and respected higher education institutions - both based in Flint and both recognized for programs in cutting edge technology as well as other fields - are launching a new partnership that could have important consequences for the Flint and Genese . . . 
Mott Community College Enhances Health Emergency Capability: Campus Equipped with 16 Defibrillators and 76 Trained Operators.   11/25/2002  
Students, staff and visitors to the Mott Community College campus are even safer today thanks to a commitment by the college to special equipment located across the campus and a large number of faculty and staff trained in its use. The MCC Public Safe . . . 
Mott Community College, UM-Flint, and Comcast partner to launch New TV Initiative: PBS YOU to be offered via cable TV on Channel 18. Details to be announced at December 3 press conference.   11/25/2002  
With five Community Technology Centers (CTCs) and the Career Path Enhancement (CPE) program already a reality, the community partnership between Mott Community College and University of Michigan-Flint will launch a pioneering project utilizing technology . . . 
Volunteers Need Help to Give Inner-City Youths a "Peaceful Night" for Christmas.   11/25/2002  
A group of local mothers, other adults and business people are hoping to make the season brighter and the nights more pleasant for 400 inner-city school children at Frank J. Manley Elementary School in Flint. The group - dubbed "Dream Catchers - Genesee . . . 
MCC to Dedicate Clio Location on December 4: Public Invited to Festive Ceremony   11/21/2002  
This year, Mott Community College opened its Northern Tier Center in Clio to offer college credit classes in northern Genesee County. The project received an unexpectedly strong response from the community with enrollment exceeding the highest projection . . . 
Mott Community College teams up with Ferris State University to offer a new Elementary Education Program.   11/12/2002  
In response to a rising shortage of elementary school teachers, Mott Community College is teaming up with Ferris State University to offer a B.S. degree in Elementary Education that can be completed on the Mott College campus. With a large portion of cla . . . 
Flint Area Public Affairs Debates Present Strategies for Improving Neighborhoods Panelists include County Treasurer Dan Kildee and State Rep Jack Minore   10/30/2002  
"Strategies for Improving Neighborhoods" is the third in a five-part year-long series of free, public forums focusing on "How Can Flint Move Forward" sponsored by the Flint Area Public Affairs Debates Committee. It will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tue . . . 
"Art in the City" Art Auction to Benefit Mott College Library   10/29/2002  
Enjoy browsing and bidding on work from well-known artists at the Friends of Mott Library "Art in the City" art auction on Thursday, Nov. 7 in the MCC Prahl College Center Ballroom, 1401 East Court St., Flint. A preview of the works begins at 5 p.m. with . . . 
Mott Community College hosts area Halloween party   10/25/2002  
In the past the City of Flint coffers funded a Halloween party that was organized by several groups within the community. In an effort to save the event and to continue to provide a safe Halloween activity for our children the party will be hosted by Mot . . . 
Update on Kearsley Park Project to Feature Media Walk Through the Park at 2:00 pm on Friday, October 25. Progress to be Shown, New Grant to be Announced.   10/24/2002  
Leaders of the Kearsley Park Partnership will show off the redevelopment progress made this season and announce new funding for the Kearsley Park Project during a Media Walk Through the Park at 2:00 pm on Friday, October 25. The walk will be led by State . . . 
MCC Fine Arts Gallery hosts an exhibition of pastel drawings by Howell artist Jerry Lemenu, titled "Courtroom Art"   10/18/2002  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of pastel drawings by Howell artist, Jerry Lemenu, titled "Courtroom Art" from November 4 through 19, 2002. The exhibit will be comprised of approximately twenty five drawings done in c . . . 
MCC's Southern Lakes Branch Campus in Fenton Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Open House October 23, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.   10/09/2002  
Ten years ago, Mott Community College opened its Southern Lakes Branch Campus (SLBC) at 2100 West Thompson Road in Fenton. The SLBC site was MCCs first branch campus and has been an unqualified success. Over 25,000 students have taken classes at SLBC a . . . 
Area high school students heading to new MCC RTC for Regional College Fair - October 17. More than 40 colleges to provide details of college life.   10/01/2002  
High school students from across the region will be heading to Mott Community Colleges new Regional Technology Center (RTC) to discover what they need to know about choosing a college or university. The annual College Fair at Mott Community College will . . . 
MCC Fine Arts Gallery hosts ceramics exhibit by Jeri Holister October 14 - 29, 2002   09/24/2002  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of recent ceramics by Ann Arbor artist Jeri Hollister from October 14 through October 29, 2002. This exhibition is titled "Imagining Influence: A Tribute in Clay" and will consist of fo . . . 
Four Colors Celebrate Cultural Harmony October 14 at MCC   09/23/2002  
On Monday, October 14, 2002 at 10:00 a.m., the office of Institutional Development and the Multi-Cultural Minority Affairs Advisory committee for Mott Community College, will host the annual Rededication of the Peace and Dignity Tree. A Celebration of th . . . 
Friends of Mott Library invite public to a discussion of Ghouls at October 29 Book Club   09/23/2002  
Mott Community Colleges, Friends of Mott Library Book Club will meet Thursday, October 29, noon to 1 p.m. in the MCC Library Quest Center. The group will be discussing Interview with the Vampire, by Anne Rice. Light refreshments will compliment the eve . . . 
Flint debates strategies for improving schools, September 24, at International Institute.   09/18/2002  
"How Can Flint Move Forward? Strategies for improving Schools" is the subject of a Flint Area Public Affairs Debates program at the International Institute Tuesday, September 24, from 7 - 9 p.m. Speakers are Paula Allen-Meares, Ph.D., Dean, University of . . . 
MCC RTC Holds Open House October 10, 6-9 pm: Public Invited to Explore Virtual Reality with Family Fun. All Events Free to the Public.   09/18/2002  
Mott Community Colleges new Regional Technology Center (RTC) will hold an Open House for the community on Thursday, October 10, 2002 from 6 pm to 9 pm. A variety of virtual reality experiences, displays, refreshments and presentations make it a fun even . . . 
Mott Community College will host Red Cross Blood Drive on Tuesday, September 17, 2002   09/12/2002  
Mott Community College will host its annual American Red Cross blood drive on Tuesday, September 17, 2002, from 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., in the Prahl College Center Ballroom, 1401 E. Court Street, Flint, MI. The public is welcome. "Last years turn out yie . . . 
MCC Hosts Third Annual Rev. & Mrs. A.C. Lee Scholarship Dinner, Sept. 24, 2002   09/11/2002  
For the third year, Mott Community College will host a tribute to Flint religious and community leader Reverend A. C. Lee with proceeds going to student scholarships. The third annual Rev. & Mrs. A. C. Lee Scholarship Dinner will be held Tuesday Septembe . . . 
Mott Community College Teaches Successful Job Hunting Techniques   08/30/2002  
Learn how to search for jobs on the Internet, line up your resume and cover letter, dress for success and sharpen your interviewing skills at Mott Community Colleges Employability Workshops offered throughout the Fall 2002 semester on the main MCC Campus . . . 
Mott Community College Unveils New Degree in Manufacturing Simulation Technology   08/29/2002  
The promise of Mott Community Colleges new Regional Technology Center (RTC) became even more apparent as the MCC Board of Trustees have approved a new Manufacturing Simulation Technology Associate in Applied Science Degree program. Students in the Manuf . . . 
MCC Board Chair Lenore Croudy Elected Officer of State Organization   08/27/2002  
MCC Board of Trustees Chairperson Lenore Croudy was recently elected Secretary of the Michigan Community College Association (MCCA) at the organizations annual summer workshop held in Traverse City. This is a steppingstone for Mrs. Croudy, who has her s . . . 
MCC Dedicates Regional Technology Center: Building named for Dale Kildee and William White   08/22/2002  
Mott Community College dedicated its new Regional Technology Center (RTC) at a ceremony featuring national, state and local dignitaries on Tuesday, August 20. Over 500 people attended the ceremony, which was held in front of the new RTC. The building . . . 
From Flint to Fiji and Return: Art and design response to a cross cultural experience   08/20/2002  
The Mott Community College Fine Arts Division presents "From Flint to Fiji and Return: Art & Design Response to a Cross Cultural Experience," at the Mott Art Gallery, Room 218, DeWaters Art Center from August 14-28, 2002. Gallery hours are Tuesday, Aug. 2 . . . 
MCC to Dedicate New $35 million Regional Technology Center Tuesday, August 20 - Noon sharp   08/13/2002  
The public is welcome to join Mott Community College for the dedication of its new Regional Technology Center (RTC) on Tuesday, August 20 at Noon. The dedication ceremony will be held at the front of the new RTC building, which faces Longway Boulevard. . . . 
Native American Theater Troupe to Perform at Mott Community College as part of American Social History Institute Public Welcome; Tickets Free   08/08/2002  
The national American Social History Project Summer Institute will be held August 11-14, 2002 on the Flint campus of Mott Community College. The theme of the Institute ("Whose New Horizon?") will discuss teaching American history through the themes of Am . . . 
One-stop college enrollment on "Super Saturday" at MCC's Fenton Campus - August 17   08/08/2002  
Mott Community Colleges Southern Lakes Branch Campus will be hosting a "Super Saturday" registration day on August 17, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The MCC campus is located at 2100 W. Thompson Rd, in Fenton just east of US-23 at exit 84. People can enroll . . . 
One-stop shopping, enroll for College all in one day at MCC's "Super Saturday" August 17   08/08/2002  
Those hoping to start college this Fall can take advantage of Mott Community Colleges "Super Saturday" registration day August, 17 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Both the MCC campus in Flint at 1401 E. Court Street and the MCC campus in Fenton at 2100 West Thom . . . 
Special Registration Dates Set For New MCC Campus in Clio   08/08/2002  
Mott Community Colleges new Northern Tier College Center in Clio will be hosting on-site registration for new and returning MCC students on Tuesday, Aug. 6 from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 15, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and on Wednesday, Aug. 21 from 5 p.m. . . . 
Super Saturday Registration at MCC's Lapeer Campus   08/08/2002  
The Mott Community College Lapeer Campus will be hosting a Super Saturday registration day on August, 24, from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. The campus is located at 550 Lake Drive in Lapeer. Its not too late to enroll for Fall semester which begins September 3rd. . . . 
12th Annual Golf Scramble for Lapeer Learner Scholarships   07/12/2002  
Aim for that elusive hole-in-one once more this summer at the 12th annual Mott Community College-Lapeer Golf Scramble, on Friday, September 6, 2002, with shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. at the Lapeer Country Club. All proceeds from the golf scramble will bene . . . 
Stealheads in July - Free Concerts   07/03/2002  
Admission is free for two summer concerts by Mott Middle Colleges steel drum band, the "Steelheads". Directed by James Coviac, the "Steelheads" have become a popular performing ensemble with their unique Caribbean/jazz style music; earning top honors in . . . 
"Safe Kids Buckle Up" Car Seat Inspections at MCC on Saturday, June 22   06/19/2002  
Having the wrong size car seat for your child can cause serious problems. More than 30 percent of children ride in the wrong car restraint for their size and age, according to a study by the National Safe Kids campaign. Have your childs car seat insp . . . 
High School and Middle School Students Go High Tech at MCC's Virtual Simulation Summer Camp   05/23/2002  
Area high school and middle school students will design robots, machines and systems at the Mott Community College Virtual Simulation Camp, June 17-28 on the MCC campus at 1401 E. Court St., Flint, sponsored by MCC, the Genesee Area Tech Prep Consortium a . . . 
MCC Jim Lee Fine Arts Camp Offers Fun, Friends, Art and Music to High School and Middle School Students   05/23/2002  
This summer Mott Community College is offering exciting activities for students in grades 7 through 12 interested in Concert Band, Jazz Band and Art. From July 8 through July 19, students will spend five hours a day during the week in rehearsals, less . . . 
Talented vocalist Ivan Griffin in Concert at MCC: Inspires with Classical, Operatic and Spiritual songs. Concert and scholarship fund recognize Drs. Vivian and Billie Lewis, pillars of Flint's African-American Medical Community   05/14/2002  
The Foundation for Mott Community College presents Ivan Griffin in Concert to benefit MCCs Drs. Vivian and Billie Lewis Scholarship Fund on Saturday, June 1, 2002 at 7:30 p.m. in the MCC Recital Hall on the main MCC campus, 1401 East Court St., Flint. . . . 
Do you want to be a teacher? MCC Hosts Teacher Career Expo for Community and Students   05/13/2002  
You dream of being a teacher, but youre not sure how to reach your goal. What classes do you need? How do you get certified? How much money will you make? How many hours will you have to work each day? What is it really like? Elementary and secondary . . . 
Mott Community College Hosts Short Course in Laboratory Safety for Science Educators   05/07/2002  
Science educators will learn how to make health and safety an integral part of science education at a Laboratory Safety Institute 24-hour Lab Safety Short-Course hosted by Mott Community College on May 15-18, 2002. Designed for science educators, lab sup . . . 
MCC Announces Career Path Enhancement Partnership with UM-Flint, City of Flint and Comcast Cable at Hispanic Community Technology Center Open House Thursday, May 2 at 6 p.m.   04/30/2002  
Mott Community College, along with the University of Michigan - Flint, the City of Flint and Comcast Cable will announce the details of a Career Path Enhancement Project on May 2 at 6 p.m. at the newly opened Hispanic Community Technology Center, 2101 Lew . . . 
Mott Community College Student Art Exhibition at Buckham Gallery Opens May 10   04/30/2002  
The Mott Community College Fine Arts Division presents its 44th Annual MCC Student Art Exhibition from May 10 to May 31, 2002 at Buckham Gallery, 134 = W. Second St., Flint. The show features a juried exhibition of over 300 works completed by MCC students . . . 
MCC Opens Doors: New Community Technology Center Brings Computers and Job Training to Hispanic Community and Eastside Residents   04/26/2002  
Mott Community Colleges new Hispanic Community Technology Center, which opens May 2, will open the door to technology and job training for Flints Hispanic Community and eastside residents. A dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at the . . . 
Mott Community College to Host MDCD Career & Resource Expo on April 30   04/26/2002  
Mott Community College Career and Employment Services is hosting The Michigan Department of Career Development Career and Resource Expo on Tuesday, April 30, 2002. The Expo will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Ballenger Field House on the main MCC C . . . 
"Fridays at Applewood Cafi" Lifelong Learning Series Sold-Out for April   04/17/2002  
The "Fridays at Applewood Cafi" event scheduled for this Friday, April 19, is a sell-out! More than 100 seniors have bought tickets to attend the session on potted gardens presented by Jenny Burrows of Jenny Bs Garden Shop. Those interested in attending . . . 
A Poet's Homecoming: Michigan Native Trinidad Sanchez Performance to Benefit Mott Community College Hispanic Scholarship Fund   04/17/2002  
Trinidad Sanchez, Jr., acclaimed Chicano author, poet, and native of Pontiac, Mich., will perform poetry and speak at Mott Community Colleges Applewood Cafi on Tuesday, April 30, 2002 at 6 p.m. Sanchez is author of "Why am I So Brown," and "Poems by . . . 
Longway Planetarium Program Encourages Girls to Explore Science   04/17/2002  
Girls are a rare phenomenon in science and engineering fields. Only 19 percent of the science, engineering and technology workforce is female, according to a Congressional report. Only 9 percent of engineers are women, according to The National Science Fo . . . 
"How Can Flint Move Forward?" Strategies for improving schools, neighborhoods, government and business   04/11/2002  
Experts on education, housing, government and business will address the question "How Can Flint Move Forward?" on Tuesday, April 30 from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the International Institute, 515 Stevens St., Flint. Speakers include: Dr. Felix Chow, supe . . . 
Junior Master Gardeners plant fun ideas for kids at MCC Earth Day Celebration   04/11/2002  
Whether its grass seeds theyve planted in a small paper cup, or trees they planted in kindergarten that are now as tall as they are, kids love to watch things grow. The Genesee County Junior Master Gardener program, sponsored by the Michigan State U . . . 
MCC's Earth Day Celebration Turns Bat Myths Upside Down   04/10/2002  
Will bats really drink your blood? Do all bats have rabies? How big is the biggest bat in the world? Learn the truth about bats from the Organization for Bat Conservation at the Mott Community College Earth Day Celebration on Friday, April 19 and on Satur . . . 
MCC host The Influence of Women Leaders in Religion in 19th Century America, with Marceil DeLacy & Rev. Deborah Kohler   04/05/2002  
On Tuesday, April 9, 2002 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the Gorman Auditorium located on the MCC Campus, Mott Community College will present a lecture entitled The Influence of Women Leaders in Religion in 19th Century America featuring guest lecturer Marcei . . . 
MCC Earth Day Celebration Brings Nature to You - April 19 & 20, 2002   04/02/2002  
Celebrate planet Earth at the Earth Day Celebration being held at Mott Community College on Friday and Saturday, April 19 and 20 on the main MCC campus, 1401 E. Court St., Flint. Events will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, and from 9 a.m. to . . . 
MCC Fine Arts Gallery Exhibits Local Artist Mike Sevick - April 9   03/29/2002  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of paintings by Swartz Creek artist and M.C.C. alumnus Mike Sevick from April 1 through April 16, 2002. This exhibit, titled "Point of View", will be comprised of approximately 56 small . . . 
MCC Students Gather Items for YWCA Battered Women & Children's Center - April 2002   03/29/2002  
Students in MCCs chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa honor fraternity are taking donations of new or like new women and childrens shoes, toiletries, clothing and games. The items will benefit the women and children at the YWCA Battered Womens and Children . . . 
"The Business Edge - Leading by Design" teleconference on Wednesday - April 24   03/28/2002  
Mott Community College will host "The Business Edge - Leading by Design" teleconference on Wednesday, April 24 from 7 - 9 p.m. in the Prahl College Center Ballroom. The event is free and open to the public. The broadcast will include highlights of succe . . . 
The First Year of College - Assessing What We Value Teleconference - April 4th   03/28/2002  
Mott Community College is hosting a free teleconference entitled "The First Year of College - Assessing What We Value" on Thursday, April 4, 2002 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Students success in their first year of college is critically important. This e . . . 
University Center Open House - (Doorprizes and Refreshments) April 17th   03/28/2002  
MCC will host the University Center Open house on Wednesday, April 17th from 4 - 7 p.m. in the Mott Memorial Building-UCEN Lobby, located at Motts Flint campus at 1401 E. Court Street. The open house is free and the public is invited to attend. There . . . 
Flint Area Public Affairs Debate Program presents: "How Can Flint Move Forward?" A panel discussion of four strategies for improving businesses, schools, government and neighborhoods   03/20/2002  
A panel of experts will discuss the question "How Can Flint Move Forward?" at a Flint Area Public Affairs Debate program on Tuesday, April 30 at 7:30 p.m. at the International Institute, 515 Stevens St., Flint. The panel will address four strategies for i . . . 
Investigate Your Career Options at the MCC Criminal Justice Career Fair on April 9   03/19/2002  
Crime and its related issues remain a major concern for U.S. citizens. As law enforcement and other agencies expand to meet these concerns, the number of jobs available for police officers, detectives and security guards is expected to grow by up to 35 pe . . . 
"The Mack Sisters in Concert" Women in Education Series sponsored by the Foundation for MCC   03/13/2002  
World-renowned Japanese born duo pianists, Tomoko and Yuki Mack, use their hearts and music to inspire people of all ages. The sisters generous spirit and musical talent will be featured at the "The Mack Sisters in Concert," a benefit for Mott Community . . . 
Friends of Mott Library Book Club   03/12/2002  
Looking for someone to talk to about the latest books? The Friends of Mott Library invite you to join their new Book Club. The club is open to anyone interested in colorful commentary and insightful discussions on specially chosen books. The meetings will . . . 
Mott Middle College Hosts 10th Anniversary Celebration: Alternative high school turns troubled teens into successful adults   02/22/2002  
Mott Middle College, the nationally recognized alternative-education high school on the campus of Mott Community College, celebrates its 10th anniversary on Monday, Feb. 25, 2002 with several events honoring the success of the program and its graduates. . . . 
MCC Offers High-Tech Advice at Career Forum Feb. 14   02/05/2002  
A high-tech world calls for high-tech people. As more companies demand cutting-edge technology, the demand for workers who can manage this technology is escalating. Learn more about high-tech career options and what to expect from a high-tech degree a . . . 
Mott Community College's Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition by Detroit artist Nelson Smith titled "Sublime Machinations"   02/04/2002  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of paintings and constructions by Detroit artist Nelson Smith titled "Sublime Machinations" from March 11 through March 26, 2002. In addition to the exhibit, Smith will give a public sl . . . 
MCC to reconvene I-75/I-69 Workforce Development Consortium with support from the C.S. Mott Foundation   01/30/2002  
Mott Community College has received a $656,269 grant from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation to continue its exploration of workforce issues in the I-75/I-69 corridor region. The funds will allow MCC to continue development of the I-75/I-69 Workforce Dev . . . 
Mott Community College Celebrates African American Culture   01/30/2002  
Mott Community College will honor Black History Month with a week of free events celebrating African American culture, Feb. 4 - 9. The events are sponsored by MCCs Phi Theta Kappa honor society. All events begin at noon and are open to the public. MC . . . 
Enrollment Surges at Mott Community College   01/23/2002  
Mott Community College is once again showing an increase in student enrollment. The number of students who enrolled for classes at MCC for the fall and winter semesters rose significantly this year during the first week of classes, increasing by 9% during . . . 
Isaiah "Doc" Ross Scholarship Benefit Concert to Feature Len Bland   01/22/2002  
Acclaimed rhythm and blues artist Len Bland will perform a concert to benefit the Doc Ross Music Scholarship at Mott Community College on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2002 at 6 p.m. in the Prahl College Center Ballroom on the main MCC campus, 1401 East Court St., Fl . . . 
MCC to Host Meeting of Michigan Community College Leaders   01/22/2002  
Community college presidents and trustees from across Michigan will gather at Mott Community College on Feb. 1-2 to attend the annual Michigan Community College Association Board of Directors winter in-service meeting. Diversity is the theme of this ye . . . 
"Fridays at Applewood Cafi" Offers Easy Approach to Lifelong Learning   01/14/2002  
Adults over 55 can continue their education without being tied down to a semester of classes during Mott Community Colleges "Fridays at Applewood Cafi," a series of educational lectures for seniors. The kickoff event, "Lunch with the Arts," is Friday, Ja . . . 
Area Colleges to Host 23rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Dinner   01/14/2002  
Mott Community College, Kettering University, The University of Michigan - Flint, and Baker College of Flint are hosting the 23rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Dinner on Jan. 24 at 6 p.m. in the atrium at Bonapartes Eatery and Banquet in Fli . . . 
MCC Cooking Class Offers Savory Journey Through Europe and Asia   01/14/2002  
Mott Community College Continuing Education will offer an appetizing 5-week course in European gourmet cooking each Wednesday from 6 to 9 p.m. beginning Feb. 12. "More Taste Adventures in Creative Dining" will give students the chance to create seven- . . . 
Flint Area Public Affairs Panel Discussion: Paying for Increased Security After Sept. 11   12/21/2001  
A panel of local, state and national experts will discuss the question "How will we pay for increased security?" on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at 7:30 p.m. at the International Institute, 515 Stevens St., Flint. The panel will analyze the economic implications . . . 
Mott College Registration Open Until Jan. 7   12/21/2001  
Mott Community College is keeping its doors open for students who wish to register for the winter semester until the first day of classes on Monday, Jan. 7. Returning students can register online, by phone, by mail or in-person at any one of three MC . . . 
Mott Community College Student Drawing Exhibition at DeWaters Center Opens January 7, 2002   12/18/2001  
An exhibition of drawings by students enrolled in beginning drawing classes at Mott Community College will open on Monday, January 7, 2002 at the MCC Fine Arts Gallery, 214 DeWaters Art Center, Flint. These drawings, selected by MCC art faculty member . . . 
Steelheads in Paris: Percussion Ensemble to Perform at International Festival in France   11/28/2001  
The Steelheads Percussion Ensemble and Steel Band, directed by James Coviak, will be performing two concerts in France on Saturday, Dec. 8 and Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2001 as a result of a grant awarded to The Foundation for Mott Community College by the Charle . . . 
Job Losses Skyrocket: MCC Continuing Education Day Explores Skill-Enhancing Classes   11/08/2001  
The U.S. job market plummeted in October, with more than 732,000 workers losing their positions and a soaring 5.4 percent unemployment rate, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. Many employees must quickly find a new way to make a living by gaining . . . 
MCC's Felix Chow presents paper at annual American Association of Chinese Studies conference   10/31/2001  
Dr. Felix H. Chow, the Chief Financial Officer of Mott Community College, recently presented an academic paper at the 43rd annual conference of American Association of Chinese Studies (AACS) in Chicago, Illinois. The paper was a comparative commentary on . . . 
Artrageous Evening of Art to benefit MCC Library   10/26/2001  
Enjoy browsing and bidding on work from well-known artists at the Friends of Mott Library "Artrageous Evening of Art" on Thursday, Nov. 8 in the MCC Prahl College Center Ballroom, 1401 East Court St., Flint. A preview of the works begins at 5 p.m. with th . . . 
MCC Health Care Career Fest to address extensive shortage of health care professionals on Oct. 25 and 26   10/22/2001  
America is facing a sweeping shortage of health care professionals. The U.S. Department of Health has reported that almost two million nurses will be needed to fill positions by 2010. Other health care professions are facing similar growth. The need for r . . . 
Take 10: MCC's Theatre Department Presents An Evening of Four Ten-minute Plays   10/22/2001  
Mott Community Colleges Theatre Department presents TAKE 10, An Evening of Four Ten-Minute Plays at Buckham Alley Theatre at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 9-10 and Nov. 16- 17, and at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 18. Buckham Alley Theatre is located i . . . 
Earn your degree close to home: Rochester College offers Early Childhood Development and Business Communication bachelor's degrees at MCC   10/03/2001  
Students can now earn their bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education or Business Communication through Rochester College at the Mott Community College University Center. All classes are held on the MCC campus. Rochester College began offering a . . . 
Rebecca Walker to discuss Black White and Jewish: Author's life experience speaks to fellow members of Generation X   10/02/2001  
Mott Community College and Jewish Community Services present Rebecca Walker, noted author and one of the most thought-provoking voices in todays young womens movement. Walker will discuss her memoir, Black White and Jewish: Autobiography of a Shifting S . . . 
Make time to see "Keeping Time" a sculpture exhibit by Troy artist Christine Hagedorn   09/24/2001  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of sculptures by Troy artist Christine Hagedorn from November 5 through November 20, 2001. The exhibit is titled "Keeping Time" and will be comprised of approximately 30 sculptures. In . . . 
Drawings tell a thousand words: Former MCC student explains The Art of Book Illustration at MCC FINE ARTS GALLERY at DEWATERS ART CENTER   09/19/2001  
Renowned illustrator Tom Pohrt will display his exhibit "The Art of Book Illustration" at the MCC Fine Arts Gallery at DeWaters Art Center from Oct. 15 to 30, 2001. The exhibit will include published pieces from the many books he has illustrated, and sket . . . 
Last Chance to Apply for Wayne State University Doctoral Program in Curriculum and Instruction at MCC   08/29/2001  
The final information session for the Wayne State University Doctoral program in Curriculum and Instruction on the Mott Community College Campus will be Wednesday, September 26, 2001 from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Genesee Room of the Prahl Center on the main MCC . . . 
Mott Community College Corporate Services Ready to Serve Lapeer Region   08/29/2001  
Mott Community College is expanding its services in Lapeer County and the thumb-area by offering corporate training, consulting-- and other business-related educational opportunities at its MCC Lapeer Campus, 550 Lake Dr., Lapeer. "Our Corporate Ser . . . 
Mott Middle College & Mott Community College Proudly Present The "Steelheads"   08/16/2001  
Admission is free for two summer concerts by Mott Middle Colleges steel drum band, the "Steelheads". Directed by James Coviac, the "Steelheads" have become a popular performing ensemble with their unique Caribbean/jazz style music; earning top honors in . . . 
An Evening of Sweet Music   08/15/2001  
Savor the remaining days of summer as you listen to the beautiful sounds of violin and piano. Join the Foundation for Mott Community College as they present "An Evening of Sweet Music: Bojidara Kouzmanova in Concert" on Thursday, August 23 at 7:30 p.m., i . . . 
Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of ceramic sculptures titled "Looking For Answers"   08/15/2001  
Mott Community Colleges Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of ceramic sculptures titled "Looking For Answers" by Williamston, MI, artist Mark Chatterley from September 24 to October 9, 2001. In addition to the exhibit, Chatterley will give a p . . . 
MCC Athletic Director of the Year - Tom Healey   08/15/2001  
MCC Athletic Director Tom Healey has been named Athletic Director of the Year by the Michigan Community College Athletic Association. Healey was chosen to receive the award by his peers-other athletic directors at community colleges in Michigan. He is . . . 
MCC Dental Hygiene Student Scholarships   08/15/2001  
Flint resident Heather Kolbe and Burton resident Angela Ludwig both received scholarships from the Genesee District Dental Hygiene Society recently for their academic ability and qualifying essays. For the essay, students were asked to write about legisla . . . 
MCC Lapeer Golf Scramble   08/15/2001  
Aim for that elusive hole-in-one once more this summer at the 11th annual Mott Community College-Lapeer Golf Scramble, on Friday, September 7, 2001 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Lapeer Country Club. All proceeds from the golf scramble will benefit t . . . 
Millage Victory benefit - No tuition increase at MCC   08/15/2001  
The first benefit of Mott Community Colleges recent millage victory will become evident at the Monday, June 25 meeting of the MCC Board of Trustees. The MCC Board of Trustees is expected to vote to retain the current tuition rate with no increase. Mott . . . 
Mott Community College receives community oriented policing awards   08/15/2001  
Mott Community College Department of Public Safety received two federal grants this year from the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, or COPS. The grants recognize and support the development of police-community part . . . 
Student Drawing Exhibition   08/15/2001  
An exhibition of drawings by students enrolled in beginning drawing classes at Mott Community College will open on Tuesday, September 4, 2001 at the MCC Fine Arts Gallery, 214 DeWaters Art Center, Flint. The drawings, selected by MCC Art faculty, repr . . . 

 

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