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Washtenaw Community College Radiography instructor and students assisted researchers in the documentation of mummified remains in Peru.

Posted: 8/2/2012 - 03:56 PM

Washtenaw Community College Radiography instructor and several students went searching for mummies in Peru in May and June. They were there to assist researchers in the documentation of mummified remains from the Chiribaya...
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St. Clair County Community College’s Karl Tomion named the 2012 Outstanding Alumnus Award by the Michigan Community College Association.

Posted: 7/30/2012 - 09:30 AM

The award is presented to a Michigan community college alumnus based on achievement in his or her professional career, service to humanity, honors received and a strong commitment to the purpose and philosophy of the community college mission. Tomion was presented with the award Friday at the 2012 MCCA Summer Conference in Traverse City. 

 
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Muskegon Community College signs Michigan New Jobs Training Program agreement with the automotive supplier ADAC.

Posted: 7/22/2012 - 08:32 AM

The Michigan New Jobs Training Program agreement with ADAC will allow Muskegon Community College to provide training in statistics, process control, safety in handling materials, basic paint chemistry, advanced equipment maintenance and basic robotic programming.

www.mlive.com/news/muskegon/index.ssf/2012/07/m...
    
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Washtenaw Community College student filmmakers received Emmys for their work at the 34th Michigan Emmy Award in June.

Intensive program at Wayne County Community College District trains workers for information technology jobs.

Posted: 7/22/2012 - 08:11 AM

The 18-week boot camp was sponsored by WCCCD and India-based IT consultancy InfoSys. The program was supported by Quicken Loans, GalaxE and Compuware.

www.detroitnews.com/article/20120721/BIZ/207210325/Intensive-program-trains-workers-info-tech-jobs


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Instructor at Northwestern Michigan College is appointed to the Michigan Board of Nursing by Governor Rick Snyder.

Posted: 7/16/2012 - 08:36 PM

Mary VanderKolk, Health Occupations Instructor at Northwestern Michigan College, has been appointed to the Michigan Board of Nursing by Governor Rick Snyder. The 23-member board oversees the licensure requirements and standards for nurses in Michigan and serve four-year terms.


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Jackson Community College plans to open its new North Campus this Fall.

STEM Week at Jackson Community College offers kids real-life lessons in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Muskegon Community College partnered with Grand Valley Community College to facilitate the "reverse transfer" of credits.

Posted: 7/10/2012 - 12:34 PM

The agreement between Muskegon Community College (MCC) and Grand Valley Community College (GVSU) allows students with at least 30 MCC credits to reverse transfer up to 32 GVSU credits.  The goal of the agreement is to help students accumulate postsecondary credits to attain Associate Degrees. 

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High school students participate in a program called the Macomb County Community College Summer Career Academy.

Posted: 7/10/2012 - 12:28 PM

The program is a hands-on, week-long intensive study designed to give high school students a taste of some of the area’s most in-demand careers. 

www.dailytribune.com/article/20120708/NEWS03/120709579/mcc-academy-exposes-teens-to-careers-

 

 


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Wayne County Community College is highlighted in an article in The Chronicle of Higher Education for its efforts in building the path to employability for ex-offenders.

Posted: 6/26/2012 - 08:26 AM

About three years ago, the college began a partnership with Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice to offer a 12-week certificate program for green jobs. Many ex-offenders enroll in the program, which has no tuition: Grants from the city and other sources cover costs. Students receive training in numerous specialties, including lead, asbestos, and mold abatement; energy auditing; and environmental assessments.

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Washtenaw Community College will welcome approximately 700 iron worker instructors, employers, contractors, and business owners from across the U.S. and Canada for a one-week training program.

Community College Week published the 2012 edition of the “Top 100 Associate Degree Producers.”

Posted: 6/26/2012 - 07:47 AM

Several Michigan community colleges were top producers in the following categories (www.ccweek.com/news/templates/template.aspx):

Associate Degrees (all disciplines): Macomb Community College, Oakland Community College, Grand Rapids Community College, Lansing Community College, and Mott Community College.

Information Technology employers work with Wayne County Community College District and Washtenaw Community College on "IT in the D."

Posted: 6/26/2012 - 07:41 AM

Online mortgage leader Quicken Loans, Compuware Ventures, GalaxE.Solutions, Quicken Loans company Fathead and Marketing Associates are working with Wayne State University, Wayne County Community College District and Washtenaw Community College on "IT in the D," a two-month program to give students and IT professionals more experience to advance their technology careers. Many Metro Detroit companies were having problems filling IT jobs...
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Kalamazoo Valley Community College is launching a new Mechatronics Academy.

Posted: 6/26/2012 - 07:39 AM

The 18-week, full time, competency-based training program will prepare students for careers in automated industrial equipment maintenance and repair. 

news.yahoo.com/mechatronics-academy-launched-kalamazoo-valley-community-college-040057157.html


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