Skip to Content

Comet Gets a Lift

In this section
Other News

Quilts Warm Up MCC Campus

Fort Morgan, CO. 11-13-14. Baby its cold outside—but the walls at Morgan Community College (MCC) have been warmed with fifty-four quilts currently on display at the Fort Morgan campus through December 12.

MCC to Host Financial Aid Night

The information sessions will discuss the processes for applying for financial aid, scholarships, as well as work-study opportunities and student loan options.

Dahms-Talton Donation Supports Documentary

Recent donations to the College’s Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) have helped bolster the project, which is being produced by Eden Lane, co-owner of Sleeping Dog Media and host of the PBS series “In Focus.” The College’s Center for Arts and Community Enrichment is pleased to announce the Dahms-Talton Foundation as the initial title sponsor of the project.
About MCC - MCC Info - Media Releases -  - Comet Gets a Lift

Press Release

June 19, 2014 at 10:09 AM

Fort Morgan, CO. 06/19/14.  Morgan Community College (MCC) student Bernie Watson saw a need inBernie Watson (left) assists MCC Maintenance Staff Greg Schehrer unload an auto rotisserie sponsored by local body shops. the College’s auto collision repair shop. Rather, the College was asked to return the auto rotisserie that it had been loaned, leaving the shop without a lift.

“I enrolled at MCC because I enjoy repairing cars,” says Watson. “Last year I purchased a 1965 Mercury Comet Caliente with hopes to restore to its original condition. When I found out that Tim was going to need another auto rotisserie, I put in some phone calls.”

“Bernie and I were able to find several sponsors for the new lift,” continues his wife, Deborah Jorisch Watson, CPA. The Watson’s, together with Joe Fuentes of 3 Amigos Auto Body, Larry's Auto Body Repair and Painting, Griffith Auto Body LLC, and Restorations by Troy, were able to acquire the equipment.

“[MCC Instructor] Tim Grauberger does a great job with these students,” adds Watson. “I don’t know if the kids realize coming into the program how hard they are going to work. But they like Tim; he makes the process of learning engaging.”

For more information about how you can donate to the MCC Foundation scholarship fund, visit www.morgancc.edu and select “Giving,” contact Kelly.Rasmussen@morgancc.edu, or call (970) 542-3107.

To find out more about enrolling in a program at MCC, visit www.MorganCC.edu, stop by an MCC Center nearest you, or call 800-622-0216.

Tags: