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‘Escanaba in Da Moonlight’ cast preps for spring show

‘Escanaba in Da Moonlight’ cast preps for spring show

Mid Michigan Community College Community Theatre has put together a talented cast for its April production of the Yooper comedy, “Escanaba in da Moonlight” by Jeff Daniels. The play will be presented later this month in the MMCC Auditorium on the Harrison campus. The buckless Yooper tale of Reuben Soady (Nick Johnston, Clare) is told […]

Convention experiences invigorate MMCC’s student leaders

Convention experiences invigorate MMCC’s student leaders

Board members from Mid’s Campus Council (MC2) traveled to Louisville, Kentucky, last month to participate in the 2016 National Association of Campus Activities (NACA) national convention. The Feb. 20-24 event, titled “Imagine the Possibilities!”, featured more than 80 entertaining acts and showcases, as well as educational programming and workshops that provided students with opportunities to […]

A Northern Tradition selects featured artist

A Northern Tradition selects featured artist

The MMCC Foundation has selected Betty Chaffee Bonham as this year’s featured artist at the college’s annual fundraiser, A Northern Tradition. A numbered and signed print of Bonham’s original oil painting, “Tiny Wonderment,” will be exclusive to ticketholders at A Northern Tradition Bonham trained at the Kendall School of Design in Grand Rapids, but decided to […]

MMCC awards 8 full-ride scholarships to outstanding students

For the fourth year, Mid Michigan Community College has awarded competitive full-ride scholarships to eight exceptional high school seniors. Laker Distinction (LD) Scholarships are offered at two award levels, with four of each being conveyed. This year, however,  a tie resulted with five Presidential LD Scholarships and three LD Scholarships being awarded. The scholarship’s traditional level provides […]

MMCC to host Veteran Expo March 21

Mid Michigan Community College (MMCC) and the Michigan Veteran Education Initiative will bring together community partners, college representatives, employers, benefits counselors and others for a “one-stop shop” Veteran Expo. The event will take place from noon to 3 p.m. on Monday, March 21, at the college’s Mt. Pleasant campus. It is free and open to the […]

MMCC Lakers basketball – NJCAA Region 12 champions!

MMCC Lakers basketball – NJCAA Region 12 champions!

Congratulations to MMCC’s men’s and women’s basketball teams, which have become National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region 12 Champions in Division III for the second year in a row. Both teams won their championship games on Monday at Morey Courts in Mt. Pleasant.  The women’s team beat Lorain County Community College (from Ohio) 123-68 […]

Lakers basketball teams play for championship

Lakers basketball teams play for championship

The MMCC Lakers are poised to compete in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region 12 Championships. Both the men’s and women’s teams will compete Monday. The men finished the regular season at 15-10 and the women were 21-4 (currently ranked 10th in the nation). The first round of the playoffs is Monday, Feb. […]