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Learn Farwell’s history with a self-guided tour

Learn Farwell’s history with a self-guided tour

Where was the first school in Farwell? Where was the first house in Farwell?   Did you know there was a Studebaker car dealership in the village?  How many hotels were in the village?  Did you know there were two ice houses? These are just a few of the questions that will be answered when you […]

Bands with local college ties set to rock Rubble’s

Bands with local college ties set to rock Rubble’s

MT. PLEASANT — Three bands with connections to the mid-Michigan area will share the stage at Rubble’s on Saturday, June 6. Cloudstrider has the most current ties to the region. The alt-rock-blues power trio based out of Mt. Pleasant features Mid Michigan Community College instructors Chris McNicol on guitar and Anthony Sassin on drums, along […]

Smarter than a moose?  Win tuition at MMCC

Smarter than a moose? Win tuition at MMCC

Laker Current staff report For the fourth year in a row Mid Michigan Community College is teaming up with radio station 94.5 FM to give away a year of free tuition at MMCC. The prize is yours — but only if you’re smarter than a moose. To enter the contest, you first must qualify by calling […]

Honors lists: Winter 2015

Congratulations to the Honors and High Honors students for Winter 2015.  To achieve Honors, a student must have completed at least 12 credit hours during the semester with a GPA of 3.5 through 3.89. High Honors is 3.9 through 4.0. The Winter 2015 honors students are listed below by their cities of residence. HIGH HONORS […]

Small-business group honors MMCC with Host Award

Mid Michigan Community College was honored with the Michigan Small Business Development Center’s Host Award on May 13, during the network’s annual awards ceremony. MMCC President Christine Hammond accepted the award, given in recognition of MMCC’s commitment to supporting local small businesses. MMCC has hosted the Mid Michigan Region SBDC since 2001. During that time 2,556 distinct […]

MMCC partners with Beaverton schools to run Early College Program

Beaverton Rural Schools has been approved by the State of Michigan to run an Early College Program beginning in the 2015-2016 school year. By attending a fifth year of high school, Early College students will be able to earn an associates degree through Mid Michigan Community College while they also earn their high school diplomas. […]

MMCC mountain bike race draws record turnout

MMCC mountain bike race draws record turnout

Mid Michigan Community College hosted its 6th annual Rust Shaker mountain bike race on April 25, drawing a record 128 competitors. The race was held on MMCC’s Harrison campus’ nearly 16-mile mountain bike trail. Co-sponsored by the MMCC Foundation, Ray’s Bike Shop (Midland) and Terry’s Cycle (Alma), proceeds from the race benefitted MMCC student scholarships. Steve […]