Technology

MMCC’s annual technology sale Oct. 27-28

Mid Michigan Community College will hold its annual technology sale Oct. 27 and 28. All items will be sold as-is. The sale will take place at the Harrison Campus’ Michigan Room. Non-profit organizations can purchase items (limit of five units) on Tuesday, Oct. 27, from 9 a.m. until noon for half price. MMCC students and […]

Tips to update your home’s technology

StatePoint — When thinking about home updates, our attention so often turns to a fresh coat of paint or new décor, but some of the most practical, meaningful changes you can make to your home will truly modernize the way you live. Here are a few key tech updates to fully bring your home into […]

Basic strategies can help students succeed in online classes

Basic strategies can help students succeed in online classes

By JEREMY BOND, Faculty contributing writer This past October, a survey at Northeastern University revealed some interesting realities about “Millennials” (18-29 year-old adults) and online learning.  The survey reports more than half of the 1,000-plus millennials surveyed have taken at least one online course and a majority holds a more positive opinion of online learning […]

10 podcasts you probably should be listening to

10 podcasts you probably should be listening to

By ELIZABETH SCHAFER, Associate Editor There’s really no way I can rate these podcasts. I love them equally, like my children. Wink face. However, I can recommend these 10 for your reading and listening pleasure. 1. Mike and Tom Eat Snacks!  (MATES) OK, if I had to pick just one podcast, this would be the ONE, […]

What is the best technology for students today?

What is the best technology for students today?

By CARLOS CRUZ Faculty contributing writer So you are new to MMCC and you are wondering what technology will work best for your courses? What I consider to be the best technology is something that students will use as a tool for their profession and their studies. With that said, presently any form of iPod […]