Honor students ask, ‘What moves you?’

MMCC’s Alpha Omicron Omicron chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recently hosted a “What Moves You?” student engagement event. The event challenged students to consider what they are passionate about and to find outlets at the college for engaging their interests. More than 250 students attended the four-hour long event; those attendees wrote comments […]

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Resolve to adopt cost-cutting shopping habits in the new year

(StatePoint) The start of the New Year is often a time for resolutions and improvements to your daily lifestyle. While many people vow to lose weight or take a big trip, others might focus on trying to save money in the year to come. There are some easy ways to start saving now and develop […]


Help college-age children resolve to manage their finances better in the new year

(StatePoint) Unfortunately, one of the most expensive times in one’s life, is when he or she tend to be the least financially savvy — college. But good money management during those years is the best way to keep a college career on path. Parents and guardians can help their children become more financially savvy. Here […]

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Study abroad in the Dominican Republic

MMCC is once again offering a Study Abroad program during Spring Break. This year’s trip will be to the Dominican Republic from March 7-14. This is a service and learning trip. Students will participate in the local community life by engaging with children and other community members while also practicing Spanish and experiencing a new culture. The trip is planned […]

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Phi Theta Kappa inducts new members

On Friday, Oct. 10, Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society inducted 48 new members into the Alpha Omicron Omicron Chapter at Mid Michigan Community College. To join the honor society, students must have a 3.5 Grade Point Average or higher and have completed at least 12 credit hours at MMCC. Phi Theta Kappa International Honor […]

1951: While designing window displays for Jennison's Hardware in nearby Bay City, Michigan, Wally Bronner meets merchants from Clare, Michigan, looking for Christmas decorations for city lampposts. He creates a custom line of panels that mark the start of his career in Christmas decorations.

Clare celebrates Bronner tradition

In the Fall of 1951, the Merchants from Clare Michigan were looking for someone to help with securing some Christmas decorations. They observed Wally Bronner, who was designing a window display for Jennison’s Hardware in nearby Bay City, Michigan. Immediately, they approached him about coming up with some designs to adorn the Downtown Clare streets. […]


Sign up now for Spring Break 2015

It’s never too early to start planning for Spring Break. This year’s trip will be held March 7-10, 2015 and will take students and guests alike to New York City. Registration is now open and your space will be held with a 50% deposit. The balance is due by December 5, 2014. For more information, call the […]


Honors and High Honors: Fall 2014

Congratulations to the Fall 2014 Honors and High Honors students.  To achieve Honors, a student must have completed at least 12 credit hours and achieved a GPA of 3.5 through 3.89. High Honors is 3.9 through 4.0. HONORS STUDENTS Alger: Sarah Johnson;   Alma: Kaitlynn Goetz,  Andrea Martin,  Isaac Singer,  Corrinne Woodrow;   Ashley: Kalyn […]

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Three steps to protect your pets

(SPM Wire) Your pet is part of the family. So when it comes to disaster preparedness, keeping pets safe should enter into the equation. Here are three simple ways pet owners can prepare for emergencies and prevent accidents: • The American Red Cross recommends taking a Pet First Aid Class to learn such basics as […]


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