Tag Archive | 2014

Bob Evans fundraiser nets $1,000 for family

Staff report A fundraiser organized by the employees at Bob Evans in Mt. Pleasant raised more than $1,000 to help a former co-worker whose parents are recovering from injuries sustained in a serious auto accident. The fundraiser, held Nov. 14-16, allowed restaurant employees and patrons to help in several ways. On Friday, Nov. 14, from […]

Study abroad in the Dominican Republic

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 […]

Winter journalism class aimed at writers, news junkies

Have an interest in what’s going on around you, writing about the latest fad or simply telling an emotional story? If any of these areas appeals to you, a journalism class offered next semester (Winter 2015)  is open for enrollment. JOR 120, School Newspaper Publication, is offered at MMCC once a year. This three-credit course […]

Time and money-saving holiday gift ideas

Time and money-saving holiday gift ideas

StatePoint — The holiday season is here. Amid decorating your home, planning holiday parties and baking cookies for Santa, you might find yourself with very little time (and cash) for holiday shopping. Luckily, the savings experts at Dollar General have a few gift ideas that are easy and fun to get you in the spirit this year. […]

MMCC receives Consumers Energy grant

Mid Michigan Community College has received a $25,000 grant from the Consumers Energy Foundation in support of its new Morey Technical Education Center. The $3.4 million Technical Center, located on MMCC’s Mt. Pleasant campus, was made possible through community support and the generous contributions of local donors and charitable organizations. Through customized training solutions developed […]

Three ways to give the holiday season more meaning

Three ways to give the holiday season more meaning

StatePoint — These days, the focus of the holidays is often on consumerism — from gift cards to glitzy décor to formal place settings. Whatever your religious beliefs, you may be looking for ways to incorporate more spirituality into the season and beyond. Here are three ways to bring more meaning to the season: • […]

Phi Theta Kappa inducts new members

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 […]