NFE/1.0 Michigan Community College Association http://www.mcca.org/ Michigan Community College Association en kathy@mcca.org May Michigan Community College Association Sun, 13 May 2018 09:57:06 CST Sun, 13 May 2018 09:57:06 CST Michigan Community College Association http://www.mcca.org/images/hdr/hdr_lft2.jpg http://www.mcca.org/ <![CDATA[Textbook alternatives take hold at community colleges.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=922F1B3A38497ACAFDFA495E8E0A8AE1 922F1B3A38497ACAFDFA495E8E0A8AE1 Sun, 13 May 2018 09:57:06 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Grand Rapids Community College President Bill Pink elected to Higher Learning Commission Board of Trustees.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=8804C767EEBCE8B5CDB9F1E22FFCD40E 8804C767EEBCE8B5CDB9F1E22FFCD40E Sun, 13 May 2018 09:52:24 CST See press release.

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<![CDATA[Macomb County voters approve Macomb Community College operating millage proposal.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=9408E08DEDB32B62C58B5B4292138C88 9408E08DEDB32B62C58B5B4292138C88 Sun, 13 May 2018 09:21:52 CST See press release.

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<![CDATA[Community College Daily Article by Jackson College President Dan Phelan: A second chance for people in prison.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=F6B1E4C2E7C056CB7ED15E0490F5DF3F F6B1E4C2E7C056CB7ED15E0490F5DF3F Sun, 29 Apr 2018 15:52:20 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Once homeless, now accepted to Harvard: Henry Ford College student defies impossible odds.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=A0F4F6355C19044A8D653CD1E9D9EA12 A0F4F6355C19044A8D653CD1E9D9EA12 Sun, 29 Apr 2018 15:51:34 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[MLive’s series “Michigan Beyond” spotlighted Washtenaw Community College’s Advanced Transportation Center.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=810DDB14CA1228AB7EF05CFB9870D283 810DDB14CA1228AB7EF05CFB9870D283 Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:51:31 CST See article

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<![CDATA[Oakland County Michigan Works! partnered with The Henry Ford Health System, Oakland Community College and Henry Ford College to create a no-cost medical assistant apprenticeship program. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=D4E559015DB7A30271C53E6CB6C4EF74 D4E559015DB7A30271C53E6CB6C4EF74 Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:50:21 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Jackson College efforts in redesigning advising from entry through completion was highlighted in CCRC’s publication What We Are Learning About Guided Pathways. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=07418576477AD0489061A4D551EDE070 07418576477AD0489061A4D551EDE070 Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:49:37 CST See Jackson College case study and the CCRC’s publication What We Are Learning About Guided Pathways

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<![CDATA[Grand Rapids Community College offers free laptop vending machine.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=C91BBE32C6283BEAD27A541581682BAB C91BBE32C6283BEAD27A541581682BAB Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:48:20 CST See story.

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<![CDATA[Washtenaw Community College hosts Smart Cities Symposium focused on using technology to solve urban challenges.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=61DE3934405AE8397D67823B6ACA17A8 61DE3934405AE8397D67823B6ACA17A8 Sat, 14 Apr 2018 15:25:27 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[St. Clair County Community College won national bid to host NJCAA Women’s Basketball Championship in March 2020, 2021 and 2022. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=73D98F8E679DE9451EA43B2D9EE58D19 73D98F8E679DE9451EA43B2D9EE58D19 Sat, 14 Apr 2018 15:24:22 CST See article.  

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<![CDATA[As part of the omnibus spending bill approved by Congress last month, the Northwestern Michigan College Great Lakes Maritime Academy will receive $1.2 million in federal funding in 2018. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=BC558D192F84F56BA657D9F95B4C9537 BC558D192F84F56BA657D9F95B4C9537 Sat, 14 Apr 2018 15:19:52 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Alpena Community College Utility Technology Program students won the national collegiate linemen's rodeo contest in Nebraska last weekend.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=32AC3D57D7D6C042F8F0FA525B5040C4 32AC3D57D7D6C042F8F0FA525B5040C4 Sat, 14 Apr 2018 15:18:23 CST Learn more about the Utility Technology Program at Alpena Community College.  <![CDATA[NASA astronaut and Oakland Community College alumnus Dr. Drew Feustel will be featured on a live downlink from space on April 17 at 9:45am. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=A5B048720629758D3200226EF67C703B A5B048720629758D3200226EF67C703B Mon, 9 Apr 2018 11:36:17 CST For more information on the mission, please see the webpage; join the downlink via NASA TV

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<![CDATA[Northwestern Michigan College new magazine Nexus has been named the top community college magazine by the National Council on Marketing and Public Relations. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=2A179B8255CEFA9EA544A34901BEBC5D 2A179B8255CEFA9EA544A34901BEBC5D Mon, 9 Apr 2018 11:35:24 CST See additional information.

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<![CDATA[Grand Rapids Community College Public Works Academy to provide skills for local jobs. Thanks to a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, academy participants will pay only $25 for the training.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=D477BA5C184FCC6960E7A8B3E811B083 D477BA5C184FCC6960E7A8B3E811B083 Mon, 9 Apr 2018 11:34:33 CST See article.  

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<![CDATA[Henry Ford College names Russell Kavalhuna as new president.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=2267723E1CE6CB3538ECB4C79CB5C8E0 2267723E1CE6CB3538ECB4C79CB5C8E0 Tue, 3 Apr 2018 08:45:28 CST See article.  Mr. Kavalhuna is the Executive Director of Flight Operations at Western Michigan University.  He is a former airline captain, a licensed attorney, and a former federal prosecutor. 

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<![CDATA[Gogebic Community College President Jim Lorenson announced his retirement. Lorenson has served as president since 2007, and has been employed with GCC for 31 years. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=85E2C4A36E9EA3A55CB4B2458F1B3CA5 85E2C4A36E9EA3A55CB4B2458F1B3CA5 Tue, 3 Apr 2018 08:44:28 CST See article

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<![CDATA[St. Clair County Community College to host Free College Day. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=860BB6BDA5AFFC1428C789073340B943 860BB6BDA5AFFC1428C789073340B943 Mon, 26 Mar 2018 19:41:50 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Michigan’s Attainment Goals: A Call to Transform. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=97824579CE22AC63757F8B40C30843CF 97824579CE22AC63757F8B40C30843CF Sun, 18 Mar 2018 06:54:14 CST See Schoolcraft College President Conway Jeffress' article on Ferris State University's Perspectives.

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