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Learn and share ideas about your community

Learn and share ideas about your community

Learn more about your community — and those around you — at Mid Michigan Community College’s second State of the Community event on Wednesday, Feb. 15. The event brings community leaders together for a night of information sharing. The communities invited to participate include City of Clare, City of Beaverton, Village of Farwell, City of […]

Honors students — Fall 2016 semester

The High Honors and Honors students for Mid Michigan Community College, Fall 2016 Semester, are below. To achieve Honors, a student must have completed at least 12 credit hours during the semester and achieved a GPA of 3.5 through 3.89. High Honors is 3.9 through 4.0. HIGH HONORS Alma Richard Jewell, Raquel Smith, Rachel Young […]

Radiography Department modernizes, expands program

Mid Michigan Community College’s (MMCC) Radiography Department is expanding its offerings and improving its technologies. Several recent equipment upgrades have modernized MMCC’s imaging labs, and a new CT (Computer Tomography) program is slated to launch next year. LouAnn Goodwin, Director of Imaging Sciences at MMCC, said that the college is thankful for the grant funding […]

Winter Blast features outdoor fun for all ages

Winter Blast features outdoor fun for all ages

Embrace winter with a day of outdoor family fun on the Harrison Campus of Mid Michigan Community College. Winter Blast will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11.  This event is free and provides opportunities for kids to learn how to geocache, create a pine cone bird feeder, learn how […]

Vacation destinations where you can stretch your dollar in 2017

(StatePoint) Getting more out of a vacation starts with finding ways to stretch your travel budget. To help, travel deals publisher Travelzoo recently unveiled the top six destinations where Americans will find the strongest deals in 2017. “We predict three trends will influence travel deals next year. Increased choice for flights, a strong U.S. dollar, […]

New year, new you: Resources to help you keep your resolutions

(StatePoint) Making and keeping resolutions is difficult without direction or the advice of experts. Luckily, there are plenty of great resources to help, no matter what you are trying to accomplish. Here are four books that can help you stick to your goals throughout the year. Clean Eating From quinoa and chia seeds to spinach […]

Tips to land a college scholarship

(StatePoint) If you are college-bound or already enrolled, experts say it’s worth investing the time to investigate scholarship opportunities — even if you think you may not be eligible for most opportunities. According to a recent study, more than a third of college costs in the U.S. were covered by scholarships and grants in the […]