Tag Archive | 2015

Broadway Theatre receives art grant for holiday production

Broadway Theatre receives art grant for holiday production

MT. PLEASANT, MI – The Broadway Theatre, located in Downtown Mt. Pleasant, is pleased to announce that they have received a $1,750 Arts Project Minigrant from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA). The Minigrant program is a partnership between the MCACA and 15 regional regranting agencies throughout the state. Support from the […]

Panel to discuss free community college plan

Panel to discuss free community college plan

During his 2015 State of the Union Address, President Obama unveiled America’s College Promise. If passed, this proposal could make two years of community college free for responsible students around the country. The Heads Up initiative – everyone working together to create a culture that celebrates community college – is a national campaign for the […]

Loeks elected chairman of theatre owners

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Celebration! Cinema announced today that John Loeks, owner of the Grand Rapids-based movie exhibitor, has been elected Chairman of the National Association of Theatre Owners. The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) is the largest trade association in the world for movie theater owners.  It serves the business, legislative, media and […]

MMCC’s Drama Club: Just what the doctor ordered

MMCC’s Drama Club: Just what the doctor ordered

By PAUL MASTRANGELO To listen to Brent Donahue talk about it, MMCC’s Drama Club is just what the doctor ordered to engage the community and broaden students’ appreciation of the arts and humanities. Donahue is the director of the MMCC Fall Semester production of “The Good Doctor.” He contends that theatre and drama are relevant […]

MMCC offers truck driving training

Mid Michigan Community College is offering two sessions of Truck Driving Training. Successful completion of this five-week, 240-hour course and its associated written and driving exams provides participants their CDL Class A licenses. A Mt. Pleasant training course will begin Oct. 19 at the College’s Morey Technical Center. A session at MMCC’s Harrison campus will begin  Nov. […]

8 scholarships available to high school seniors

This marks the fourth year that Mid Michigan Community College will award competitive full-ride scholarships to eight high school seniors. Laker Distinction (LD) Scholarships are offered at two award levels, with four of each being conveyed. The scholarship’s traditional level provides for 31 credits worth of tuition and fees. Presidential LD Scholarships, the highest awards, include […]

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 […]