MCC All Star Alumni Announced

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 02/17/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) will recognize nine “All Star” Alumni at this year’s Gala event, hosted by the MCC Foundation at Frank DiRico’s home, Viaero Ranch. These graduates are making a difference in their communities through their professions and leadership.   The recipients of this year’s awards are:…

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MCC Gala Event Soars to New Heights

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 02/01/17.  The MCC Foundation announces its 18th Annual Gala event, happening on Friday, February 24 beginning at 5:30 p.m. This year’s fundraiser will be hosted by Owner/CEO of Viaero Wireless, Frank DiRico at his home, Viaero Ranch in Weldona (21727 MCR 12). Cocktail attire is optional for the evening which…

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Morgan Community College Strengthens Community, Provides Free Tax Filing Services

Press Release   Fort Morgan, Colo. – This tax season, Morgan Community College (MCC) is partnering with the Denver-based Piton Foundation to help hard-working families become more financially secure by providing free tax preparation assistance through the Tax Help Colorado program. Beginning Tuesday, January 31, IRS-certified MCC students will prepare and e-file tax returns free…

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CSU Partnership Generates New Course at MCC

Fort Morgan, CO. 01/24/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) and Colorado State University’s (CSU) Ethnic Studies Department announces its partnership. Both organizations have met together over the last year on an ad hoc advisory council, formed by MCC’s president, to provide guidance on reaching minority and underserved populations of high school students. Together, the schools have…

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Finalists for Morgan Community College President Named

Denver  – The national search for president of Morgan Community College (MCC) began in August 2016.   A search committee comprised of college, community and system representatives has been working to screen and conduct preliminary interviews of applicants in order to identify those most suited to be considered for the role of president.  Current President Kerry…

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Fall Academic Honor List for MCC

Fort Morgan, CO. 01/06/17.  Kent Bauer, Vice President of Student Success at Morgan Community College, announces the academic honor students for the 2016 fall semester.  Students named to the President’s List must be full-time students who have completed at least 12 college credit hours with a 4.0 grade point average. Those named to the Vice…

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Morgan Community College Receives Gift to Support Scholarships

Press Release Fort Morgan, CO. 01/04/17.  Morgan Community College will be receiving $10,000 for scholarships through the generous donation of a member of the State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education. Jim Johnson, CEO of GE Johnson Construction Company, gifted the Foundation for Colorado Community Colleges with funds to help rural community colleges create…

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Koetter Selected for NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars Program

Press Release Fort Morgan, CO. 12/23/16. Morgan Community College student Faith Koetter, has been selected to participate in NASA’s Community College Aerospace Scholars project. She will spend five-weeks planning a mission to Mars—approximately twenty hours of online work. Each team will form and start fictional companies interested in Mars exploration, be responsible for developing and…

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Four MCC Entrepreneurial Students Win $25,000

Press Release Fort Morgan, CO. 12/16/16.  Morgan Community College (MCC) awarded six completion certificates at a recent ceremony, marking the end of this year’s Small Business Partnership Program. Of those recognized, four were selected to receive cash prizes for their business plans. The awards and prize money went to Kelly Frye to expand her pet…

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Quilts Cover the College

Press Release Fort Morgan, CO. 12/05/16. Baby its cold outside—but the walls at Morgan Community College (MCC) have been warmed with sixty quilts currently on display at the Fort Morgan campus through the end of January 2017. MCC faculty member Jaylene Evans, in addition to having some of her own works on display, coordinated this year’s…

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Trista Cobbley Wins Photo Contest

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 12/01/16.  Morgan Community College (MCC) congratulates Trista Cobbley of Fort Morgan for submitting the winning image for the College’s annual calendar photo contest. “The committee reviewed over 80 entries for next year’s poster,” said Katie Barron, Director of College Communications and Marketing. “As with each year, the committee is…

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A Free Concert Given by the U.S. Air Force Academy Band

Press Release Fort Morgan, CO. 11/23/16. Morgan Community College Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) will host the U.S. Air Force Academy Band on Sunday, December 11 at 3 p.m. in the Glenn Miller Auditorium at Fort Morgan High School (709 E. Riverview Ave.). Lieutenant Colonel Daniel L. Price will direct the free concert,…

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MCC Jazz Ensemble’s Winter Concert

Press Release Fort Morgan, CO. 11/15/16.  The turkey season is nearly upon us, and soon it’ll be time to deck the halls. To add to the holiday spirit, the MCC Jazz Ensemble is ready with their Winter Concert, scheduled for 7 p.m. on Sunday, November 20 at The Sanctuary (14587 U.S. Highway 34, Fort Morgan).…

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