NFE/1.0 Michigan Community College Association http://www.mcca.org/ Michigan Community College Association en kathy@mcca.org April Michigan Community College Association Sat, 14 Apr 2018 15:25:27 CST Sat, 14 Apr 2018 15:25:27 CST Michigan Community College Association http://www.mcca.org/images/hdr/hdr_lft2.jpg http://www.mcca.org/ <![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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<![CDATA[House Committee talks job training at Grand Rapids Community College.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=C4C2C52E84CCA877B03669A9AE0AF84A C4C2C52E84CCA877B03669A9AE0AF84A Sun, 11 Mar 2018 19:34:41 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[St. Clair County Community College gives back to community with Free College Day. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=0EF1595B916AC5C232DD85D6138C0E2B 0EF1595B916AC5C232DD85D6138C0E2B Sun, 11 Mar 2018 19:30:39 CST See the list of activities for Free College Day.    

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<![CDATA[Professors from Muskegon Community College, Washtenaw Community College, and Delta College were awarded the American Association of Community Colleges Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty award.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=F6E0B7857DBB369095AF92CB3F622C81 F6E0B7857DBB369095AF92CB3F622C81 Wed, 28 Feb 2018 10:33:28 CST The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) announced the recipients of its inaugural Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty designation.  Congratulations to Hollie Benson, chairperson of the College Success Center and reading instructor at Muskegon Community College; Thomas Penird, professional faculty in industrial technology at Washtenaw Community College; and Crysta]]> <![CDATA[Washtenaw Community College saves students $2.7M with textbook alternatives.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=47A883345D1B55CC7438FB374C27A125 47A883345D1B55CC7438FB374C27A125 Sun, 25 Feb 2018 15:06:12 CST See MLive article.

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<![CDATA[St. Clair County Community College invests in Port Huron’s renewal.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=EE9C44A67F01B7B1A00E9618D41653EC EE9C44A67F01B7B1A00E9618D41653EC Sun, 18 Feb 2018 18:30:20 CST Under President Deborah Snyder, SC4 has embarked on several development projects and considers itself a major partner in Port Huron’s urban renewal.

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<![CDATA[University of Michigan and Henry Ford College have received $1.6 million in grant funds from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to create Transfer Bridges to the Humanities@Michigan.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=9AEAEB11436EAEF02673ECA098852C45 9AEAEB11436EAEF02673ECA098852C45 Tue, 13 Feb 2018 07:37:52 CST Transfer Bridges to the Humanities@Michigan is an innovative collaboration designed to increase the number and success rate of humanities students transferring from HFC to the University of Michigan. The program will lead to similar collaborations with Grand Rapids Community College and Schoolcraft College and is expected to create a new model for humanities majors who intend to transfer to U-M from community colleges across Michigan. See 8478F87ABD162184F223FC881D81B1F3 Tue, 13 Feb 2018 07:36:25 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[St. Clair County Community College invests in Port Huron’s renewal. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=489094260860B34AAF7A161357CC8115 489094260860B34AAF7A161357CC8115 Tue, 13 Feb 2018 07:35:28 CST See Crain's Detroit Business article.

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<![CDATA[Grand Rapids Community College faculty finding more ways to make transferring easier for students.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=50C4A74C714C6A6134DBE829E6EE1FC4 50C4A74C714C6A6134DBE829E6EE1FC4 Sat, 20 Jan 2018 13:36:36 CST See article.

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