Tag Archive | Carol Churchill

MMCC selects Hammond as 6th president

MMCC selects Hammond as 6th president

After a national search and an intensive interview process, Mid Michigan Community College (MMCC) has named Christine M. Hammond its sixth president. Hammond is currently the Chief Academic Officer at North Central Michigan College, a community college in Petoskey, where she provides leadership in academic programming, faculty relations, corporate and community education, and library and […]

Board of Trustees names choice for new MMCC president

Christine Hammond, Dean of Instruction and Student Success at North Central Michigan College in Petoskey, is the Mid Michigan Community College Board of Trustees’ selection for the college’s next president. Doug Jacobson, chairman of the Board of Trustees, said that the board has authorized contract negotiations with Hammond, who was one of four finalists to […]

Churchill announces retirement

Churchill announces retirement

Laker Current staff report Mid Michigan Community College president Carol Churchill has announced that she will retire from the college effective June 30. In a Nov. 27 letter to faculty and staff, Churchill cited family as the reason for her decision. The letter coincided with her announcement, which was made during Professional Development Day.  “Recently, […]

MMCC receives grant for welding equipment

The Clare County Community Foundation recently awarded Mid Michigan Community College a $3,500 grant, which will be used to purchase new welding equipment for the college’s Morey Technical Center, currently under construction in Mt. Pleasant.   More than 31 percent of the Clare County students who attend MMCC attend classes in Mt. Pleasant. In light […]

MMCC breaks ground for new tech center

MMCC breaks ground for new tech center

MT. PLEASANT — Mid Michigan Community College recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new Morey Technical Education Center on the college’s Mt. Pleasant Campus. The Morey Technical Center, so named because of generous funding from The Morey Foundation, will complete the development of a comprehensive and unified campus in Mt. Pleasant that mirrors the […]

MMCC honor students attend leadership conference

MMCC students recently attended the Phi Theta Kappa Michigan Regional Leadership Conference at Leelanau Outdoor Center in Maple City, Michigan.   More than 115 honor students and advisors from across the state attended the weekend event. On the first night, students were greeted by a special visitor, Dr. Rod Risley, CEO of Phi Theta Kappa […]

New smoke-free campus policies in effect for fall semester

New smoke-free campus policies in effect for fall semester

Laker Current staff report   As students return to campus this fall, small groups of smokers will no longer be seen congregating at entrances. Unsightly cigarette butts nestled between rocks and in shrubs also will be gone. And no clouds of smoke will be there for visitors and students to pass through. Starting Aug. 6, […]