Mott Community College Safe Water Pledge The Aspen Institute Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence Top 150 2019

News Release Archive

MCC wants community input for 2019-2021 Strategic Plan

MCC launched its 2019-2021 Strategic Planning process in April, and the College is seeking community input on what it should accomplish in the next three years.

Mott, Motown & More to Rock the 70s & 80s


The "Mott, Motown & More -Rocking the 70s & 80s" celebrity lip sync show will be Thursday and Friday, May 31 and June 1.

MCC student leadership society inducts 58 new members


MCC's National Society of Leadership and Success inducted 58 new members for the Winter Semester, and awarded six National Engaged Leaders recognitions, an Excellence in Teaching award and an Excellence in Service Award on April 28.

MCC 60th Student Art Show May 11-June 8


An exhibition, featuring close to 200 works by MCC students.

MCC Culinary Students Earn Silver & Bronze at ACF Salon Competition


Three MCC Culinary Arts students won awards at the 3rd Annual American Culinary Federation (ACF) Culinary Salon Competition April 27.

MCC's LERTA Winter Class Graduation is May 3


The Mott Community College Law Enforcement Regional Training Academy (LERTA) will graduate 19 recruits Thursday, May 3.

MCC Media Arts Trio Wins "Best Commercial" Award


Three MAET students took first place for a Student Production Award for excellence by the National Academy Television Arts & Sciences-Michigan.

Pam Faris to Deliver Keynote Address at MCC Graduation


State Representative Pam Paris will deliver the commencement address for Mott Community College's graduation ceremonies on Saturday, May 5.

MCC Recognizes Top Achievers for 2018


Mott Community College will honor its outstanding academic achievers at the 2017 Graduate Honors Reception Thursday, May 3, at 6 p.m. at The Whiting.

MCC is in Top 10 for Digital Community Colleges Again


Mott Community College received a third top ten ranking for the 2017-18 Digital Community Colleges Survey (mid-sized college category), by the Center for Digital Education.

CAD Design students win 2018 Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge


Three MCC students won the NCATC award at the 14th Annual Stratasys Ltd 2018 Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge.

MCC to name Family Life Center in Honor of Lenore Croudy


The Mott Community College Board of Trustees voted Monday, April 23, to name the College's new Family Life Center in memory of former Board Chair Lenore Croudy.

MCC partners with Cypress Creek Renewables to advance solar job training


Cypress Creek Renewables has established a Solar Program Fund at Mott Community College with a $20,000 grant.

14 To Receive 2018 MCC Student Writing Awards


MCC will honor 14 students with the 2018 Annual Student Writing Awards at a ceremony April 19 at 3 p.m. in the Mott College Library.

Activist and Actress Jenifer Lewis is 2018 Ballenger Eminent Person at MCC


Award-winning actress Jenifer Lewis will speak about her career, her activism and her new memoir "The Mother of Black Hollywood" as part of the Ballenger Eminent Persons Lecture Series of Mott Community College May 11 at 7 p.m. at The Whiting in Flint.

MCC to move forward in creating Family Life Center


$3 million grant from Charles Stewart Mott Foundation will help transform former church into early learning and resource hub

MCC Fine Arts Gallery to Feature Alumnus Rebecca Casement


The MCC Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of ceramic sculpture by former MCC Art and Design student Rebecca (Miller) Casement titled Sojourns.

Earth Day Celebration at MCC to feature live animals and free trees


MCC will host this year's Earth Day Celebration on April 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Regional Technology Center on the College's main campus in Flint.

How sweet it is! The Sixth Annual Bake Fresh Friday is April 6


Students and faculty from the MCC Baking and Pastry Arts program will roll up their sleeves, literally, for the sixth year in a row, to teach residents at Carriage Town Ministries April 6.

MCC Culinary Team earns Gold medal


The Mott Community College Culinary Knowledge Bowl earned a gold medal March 19 at the 2018 Central Region competition of the Baron H. Galand Culinary Knowledge Bowl.

MCC Hosts Career Fair April 3


The annual Human Services Career and Information Fair featuring Criminal Justice, Social Work and Early Childhood Education, will be April 3 from 4 to 6:30 p.m. in the Ballenger Field house.

"Travel" the world with MCC


"Travel" the world with the MCC International Institute during International Week March 26-30 on the main campus in Flint.

MCC to Host Region V Science Olympiad March 24


Mott Community College will host hundreds of young scientists and engineers at its Flint campus Saturday, March 24, at the 33rd annual Region V Science Olympiad.

MCC President receives NAACP Award


Dr. Beverly Walker-Griffea was honored with the Lenore Croudy Distinguished Leadership Award by the NAACP, Flint Chapter, on March 10.

MCC Fine Arts Gallery to Feature B.B. Winslow


The MCC Fine Arts Gallery will present an exhibition of paintings by Midland, Michigan area artist Bruce B. Winslow from March 19 through April 3.

MCC to host Day of Dialogue: Empowering Women to Lead


Join the AAWCC in a "Day of Dialogue: Empowering Women to Lead" March 21 at Mott Community College.

MCC's Livingston Center to add college-credit course


MCC's Livingston Branch Center will add college-credit courses to its curriculum beginning with the Spring 2018 semester.

Two MCC faculty to receive John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Award


Two MCC faculty members have been selected to receive the 2017 John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Award from the League for Innovation in the Community College.

MCC student named Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact


Mott Community College student Arianna Pittenger has been named to the 2018 Campus Compact cohort of Newman Civic Fellows.

MCC Honors College Clowns Perform in Philly's St. Paddy's Parade


The MCC Honors College Clown Troupe will perform their popular anti-bullying shows three times for children and senior citizens alike, before heading to Philadelphia for an alternative Spring Break service trip.

16 MCC students to participate in 2018 LAND conference


Fifteen Studio Art and Graphic Design students have had their work accepted to the LAND Conference February 21-23 and one student was chosen as a LAND Student Scholar for 2018.

MCC Fine Arts Gallery to Feature Andy Warhol


The MCC Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of screen prints and photographs by Andy Warhol Feb. 26 through March 13.

Your Health Lecture: Toxic Stress & Resilience


Toxic Stress and Resilience: Shifting the balance toward wellness is the topic of the Your Health Lecture Series Thursday, February 22 at 7 p.m. in the Mott Community College (MCC) Event Center.

MCC Tech Division to Host STEM Open House for Women


The MCC Technology Division is hosting a STEM event to show young women the possibilities available in STEM careers, and how those careers can change the world.

MCC Fine Arts Gallery to Feature Alumnus David Petersen


The MCC Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of illustrations titled Tales in Ink by MCC Alumnus David Petersen, creator of the graphic novel series Mouse Guard.

MCC's Coach Steve Schmidt to be honored Jan. 20 for 700th win


State and local representatives will be on hand to recognize MCC's winningest coach.

MCC launches STEM Scholars program


Students interested in pursuing a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) field of study in college can potentially receive a four-year STEM degree tuition free through MCC STEM Scholars program.

MCC & Lear Corporation to co-host Hiring Fair Jan 17


MCC will co-host a Hiring Fair with the Lear Corporation and Aerotek Jan 17 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Regional Technology Center on the main campus in Flint. This event is free and open to the public.

Saturday Registration Event at MCC Jan. 6!


MCC will be open MORE HOURS on Saturday, Jan. 6 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Flint Campus to give current and prospective students an opportunity to complete enrollment processes for the winter semester, which begins Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018.

MCC student leadership society inducts 50 new members and honors faculty


The MCC chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success (Sigma Alpha Pi), inducted 50 new members for the Fall Semester, and awarded three National Engaged Leaders recognitions and three Excellence in Teaching awards Dec. 9.

MCC to offer online program for CDA credential training


MCC is bringing high quality Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential(TM) training to a community-based setting in an effort to meet the needs of busy home-based child care providers.

MCC's LERTA Graduation is Dec. 21


he Mott Community College Law Enforcement Regional Training Academy (LERTA) will graduate 20 recruits Thursday, Dec. 21.

MCC Corporate Services taking training "on the road"


MCC's Corporate Services group will conduct a team building training exercise for John Deere Corp. in Dubuque, Iowa, for 15 engineering staff members Jan. 3 through 5, 2018.

New MCC courses improve English language skills for non-native speakers


MCCis offering a new class for the Winter Semester 2018 for those wishing to improve their English language skills. English for Academic Purposes (ELAP) is a course designed to help non-native speakers to improve their English language skills enough to pursue an American college degree or learn English for personal and professional reasons.

MCC reaches out to sister colleges in Houston after Hurricane Harvey


MCC President, Dr. Beverly Walker-Griffea has delivered three checks totaling $9,000 to three Houston-area community colleges that were impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

MCC Chapter of AAWCC to host Pink Thursday Holiday Bazaar Dec. 14


Don't miss Pink Thursday Holiday Bazaar Thursday, Dec. 14 from 4-8 p.m. in the Ballenger Field House on the main campus in Flint, to benefit the American Cancer Society and Breast Cancer research.

Saturday Registration Event at MCC Dec. 9!


To help students complete the necessary steps toward enrollment, MCC will be open MORE HOURS on Saturday, Dec. 9 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Flint Campus.

Original artwork available at the MCC Fine Arts Student Art Fair


Original and one-of-a-kind artwork will be for sale during the first-ever MCC Student Art Fair Dec. 8, from 4-6 p.m. and Dec. 9, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Event Center, on the main campus in Flint.

"America Divided - History Will Judge"


The 39th Annual Citywide Tribute Dinner in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at the Genesys Banquet Center in Grand Blanc.

MCC Fine Arts Gallery to Feature Local artist Michael Melet


The MCC Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of drawings and mixed media work by Flint area artist and businessman Michael Melet titled "Hiding in Plain Sight."

MCC Student Photographers Make the Holidays Picture Perfect


MCC will host its 7th Annual Help Portrait Event Dec. 2 in the Event Center on the main campus in Flint.

MCC receives CCAMPIS grant to support student-parents


MCC is one of only four Michigan colleges recently that was awarded a four-year federal grant totaling $492,900 to increase student-parent access to childcare in order to promote postsecondary success in enrollment, persistence and graduation.

MCC Fine Arts Gallery to Feature Patricia Constantine


The Mott Community College Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of drawn and painted works by Patricia Constantine.

MCC to host summit on college success for young men of color


MCC will host "Awaken My Youth: Stay Woke!" a summit supporting male diversity in education Saturday, Nov. 11 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Event Center on the main campus in Flint.

COFFEE BEANERY Donates Franchise For MCC Flint Campus


Mott Community College cut the ribbon on a new Coffee Beanery franchise located on the main campus in Flint on Tuesday, Oct. 24.

Promise Kept: Community Leaders Secure Tuition-Free Education for Flint Students


Legislation recently passed the House and Senate to make Flint a Promise Zone, and Senate Minority Leader Jim Ananich (D-Flint) gathered with community leaders at MCC to announce the latest information about the scholarship program.

MCC & Security Credit Union Host Community Halloween Party


The Halloween fun starts early at the 16th Annual Mott Community College Halloween Party Friday, Oct. 27, from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Ballenger Field House on the Flint campus.

MCC signs first formal international Memorandum of Understanding


Agreement creates Sister College relationship between Michigan and Liberia.

MCC Fine Arts Gallery to Feature a Sculptural Invitational


The Mott Community College Fine Arts Gallery will present "Sculpture Invitational, " an exhibition of sculpture by nine artists working in the Flint and southeastern Michigan area, from Oct. 16 through 31.

MCC to host free public course "Black Minds Matter"


Mott Community College will Host "BLACK MINDS MATTER: A Focus on Black Boys and Men in Education," a free, online, eight-part public course, taught by Professor J. Luke Wood from San Diego State University on Monday evenings at 7:30 p.m., beginning Oct. 23.

MCC Recognizes Four Outstanding Alumni Oct. 12


Mott Community College honors four alumni and one MCC retiree at the College's 14th Annual Distinguished Alumni and Outstanding Retiree Awards program Oct. 12.

MCC named one of 150 eligible for Aspen Prize


Mott Community College has been selected as one of only 150 nationally to be eligible for the $1 million Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence.

MCC closes on purchase of Woodside Church


Mott Community College MCC closed on the purchase of Woodside Church Friday, Oct. 6, officially taking possession of the property, which will be developed into a Family Life Center for MCC students.

Ready for College? Attend MCC's Regional College Fair Oct. 26


College shopping is made easy at the Mott Community College (MCC) 33rd Annual Regional College Fair Oct. 26 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

MCC Earns Third Gold Ranking as Veteran Friendly School


Mott Community College has received a Gold ranking as a Veteran Friendly School for the 2017-18 academic year by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA).

Peace and Dignity Ceremony Celebrates 25th Anniversary


Mott Community College will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Peace & Dignity Ceremony on Monday, Oct. 9 at 11 a.m. on the main campus in Flint.

MCC to host "Flint Fright FilmFest" Presented by the Flint Horror Collective


The Flint Horror Collective is bringing a new era of terror to Flint this October with the inaugural Flint Fright FilmFest. This one-day film festival will be held Oct. 14.

MCC to raise funds for Houston hurricane relief for sister colleges


MCC is mounting a two-month Hurricane Harvey relief campaign called "Mott Cares" campus-wide.

MCC to Save $375,000 in interest with Bond Re-Funding


MCC will maximize taxpayer's dollars through re-funding of voter-authorized bonds projecting interest savings of approximately $375,000.

MCC to screen 13TH for Constitution Day Sept. 14


The Mott Community College Political Science and Psychology departments will host a Constitution Day screening of the film "13TH" on Sept. 14 at 5:30 p.m. in the Event Center. The screening is free and open to the public.

MCC Welcomes the 2017 Trustee Scholars


Mott Community College is pleased to announce the 2017 Class of Trustee Scholarship recipients.

Better Health and Wealth Day Sponsored by MCC Workforce Development


Mott Community College (MCC) Workforce Development is hosting a Health & Wealth Community Event, Wednesday, Aug. 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the north parking lot of the MCC Wagner Building, at 709 N. Saginaw Street in Flint.

MCC student wins Best in Show in state competition


MCC Art and Design student Melissa Ruboyianes, of Flushing, earned Best of Show, and Dustin Hendershot, of Byron, earned an Honorable Mention, at the 2017 Annual Great Lakes Regional Community College Art Exhibition.

MCC Culinary Art Knowledge Bowl Team Earns Bronze


The MCC Culinary Knowledge Bowl Team earned a bronze medal at the 2017 Central and Western Region competition of the Baron H. Galand Culinary Knowledge Bowl.

Aug. 12 is a Super Saturday at MCC!


August 12 will be Super Saturday at Mott Community College (MCC). The College will be open on Saturday, Aug. 12 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Flint Campus. Saturday hours give current and prospective students an opportunity to complete enrollment processes for the fall semester which begins Saturday, Sept. 5.

New child care scholarship for water crisis victims at MCC


MCC student parents have access to a new child care scholarship beginning with the Fall semester 2017. The new Family Early Literacy Partnership (FELP) are for currently enrolled MCC students who are eligible for Pell funds, and who have a child aged 2 ½ to 4 years old, who was exposed to Flint water any time since April of 2014.

Early Childhood Learning Center earns 5 STAR rating


The Mott Community College (MCC) Early Childhood Learning Center (ECLC) has receives a 5 STAR quality rating from Great Start to Quality,

Southern Lakes Center Renovation


With the signing of the State Budget for 2018 on July 14, Mott Community College (MCC) has the go-ahead to begin an $8.1 million renovation of its Southern Lakes Branch Center (SLBC) in Fenton Township.

MCC Hosts Career Fair July 18 at Northern Tier Branch Center


Mott Community College Workforce and Career Development will host a Summer Career Fair July 18 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the College's Northern Tier Center, 4082 N. Vienna Road, in Clio.

MCC to create Culinary Institute in Downtown Flint


Mott Community College will re-locate the MCC Culinary Arts Institute to downtown Flint, enabling the college to expand the number of students it can serve in the program.

MCC Wins Governor's Service Leader Award for 2017


MCC recognized with the 2017 Michigan Governor's Education Service Leader Award honoring schools, colleges, universities and other organizations that support youth making a difference in their communities.

MCC's Perry is MCCAA Athletic Director of the Year


MCC Athletic Director Al Perry has been named the 2017 Michigan Community College Athletic Association (MCCAA) Athletic Director of the Year.

MCC artists' work will be on display at Table & Tap


A new collaboration has MCC student, faculty and alumni art on display at Table & Tap Bar & Grill as part of Flint ArtWalk.

MCC Offers the "BEAR" Essentials This Summer


The College will offer a variety of half-day, full-day and one-week programs for Middle School and High School-aged students to explore topics from Video Production and Cosmetology to Crime Scene Investigation.

MCC Workforce Development Employee Named Specialist of the Year


Mary Ann Kost, of Linden, was named Specialist of the Year by the Jobs for Michigan's Graduates (JMG) at their annual Career Conference.

MCC's Chief Stephens-Lock Earns Distinguished Woman in Higher Ed Award


MCC Chief of Public Safety Theresa Stephens-Lock named Distinguished Woman in Higher Education Leadership Award for 2017.

Bringing Stories to Life for the Deaf


Mott Community College (MCC) Sign Language Interpreter Training Program students will bring stories to life for the Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and hard of hearing children this summer during the family friendly story time at Applewood.

MCC Student Leadership Society Inducts 51 New Members


The Mott Community College (MCC) chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success (Sigma Alpha Pi) inducted 51 new members for the Winter Semester, and recognized 11 National Engaged Leaders.

July 14, 2017
Mott Tree Logo