Tag Archive | MMCC Foundation

Auditions set for MMCC’s winter comedy

Auditions set for MMCC’s winter comedy

Mid Michigan Community College will hold open auditions Jan. 14 and 16 for its upcoming winter comedy, Lend Me a Tenor. Auditions will be 3 – 6 p.m. in the Harrison Campus Auditorium. Come prepared for a cold read of script excerpts. There are eight roles available, including four female and four male.   The […]

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, […]

Concert Review: Blue Felix at The Machine Shop

Concert Review: Blue Felix at The Machine Shop

By WILL KRISS Staff  Writer Blue Felix is an underground metal band with origins in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and a sound and style reminiscent of old school Slipknot and Mudvayne. In November, Blue Felix returned to The Machine Shop in Flint, which is one of my all-time favorite venues in Michigan. The band has been hard […]

Secrets

By Courtney Bles The vision before you, something you would never have thought of had brought you here. To this place … this clearing in the woods, with him. The fire crackles and springs to life, dazzling your eyes like nothing you have ever seen before. He stands there against the darkening sky, the fire […]

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 […]

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, […]

On the Big Screen: About Time

On the Big Screen: About Time

MOVIE: About Time RATING: R GENRE: Comedy / Drama / Sci-Fi DIRECTOR: Richard Curtis WRITERS: Richard Curtis WHO’S IN IT: Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy THE STORY: After another disastrous New Year’s Eve party, Tim (Domhnall Gleeson) learns a family secret from his father (Bill Nighy). The men in their family can travel back […]