Tag Archive | MMCC Campus Council

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 […]

MMCC presidential search down to four finalists

The Mid Michigan Community College Board of Trustees has named four finalists in the search for a new president, including two from Michigan. The board narrowed the list from an original pool of 23 applicants. The finalists include: Jean M. Bailey, Ph.D. – Director of Educator Development Programs, College of Medicine, Central Michigan University, Mt. […]

Campus council seeking students to run for office

By BRANDON CRAWFORD and WILL KRISS Staff Writers If you’re interested in getting involved at MMCC and having a say in what activities are available to students, a position on Mid’s campus council is a good place to start. Mid Michigan’s Campus Council, also known as MC2, will hold elections on May 2 for the […]

Quilt Blocks Going Up!

Quilt Blocks Going Up!

Do you know where these quilt blocks will go?  Join the fun Wednesday, December 18th and watch history being made in Clare County.  The Quilt Block Trail sponsored by the Clare County Arts Council is about to begin.  The first quilt block will go up at 9:00 a.m. in Farwell at the Farwell Museum.  Vicky, […]

Mid Michigan Eats

Mid Michigan Eats

Name: Olive Garden Address: 4070 E. Bluegrass Road, Mt. Pleasant (Indian Hills Plaza) Phone: (989) 772-0007 Hours: 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sun-Thurs; 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Fri and Sat Signature Dishes: It’s hard to say what classifies as “signature” since so many of their offerings are unique. All dishes are clearly Italian, ranging from the standard Lasagna […]

November: Paws to Love

November: Paws to Love

(Paws to Love is a regular monthly feature of The Laker Current and is compiled by staff writers. It is designed to spotlight pets that are available at the local shelters. If you are looking for a pet to love and care for, we encourage you to visit your local shelter.) Clare County Animal Shelter […]

MMCC barbeque a success — despite weather

MMCC barbeque a success — despite weather

Nearly 1,500 people attended Mid Michigan Community College’s Annual Barbeque and Fall Festival on Sept. 15. Despite the rainy and overcast weather, the event was successful again this year in raising scholarship money for MMCC students. In its 21 years, the event has raised more than $580,000 to assist students.   “Each dollar raised directly […]