Domestic Tapestries Exhibit at CACE Gallery of Fine Art

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 05/12/17. Morgan Community College’s Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) announces the final art exhibit of the season, “Domestic Tapestries,” by artist Angela Eastman. The exhibition will open on Friday, June 2 with a reception at 5 p.m. followed by a presentation by the artist at 5:30 p.m.…

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MCC PTA Program Achieves Candidacy for Accreditation

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 05/11/17. The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) has granted a status change to the Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) program at Morgan Community College (MCC). The program is now designated as a “Candidate for Accreditation,” which is a pre-accreditation status that indicates the program is progressing toward…

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Guaranteed Summer Courses Offered at MCC

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 05/10/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) is now registering students for the summer semester. The College has nearly 450 classes scheduled across five locations—including online and hybrid offerings. In addition, MCC is guaranteeing the following classes to run over the summer as long as a minimum of two student enroll.…

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MCC Recognizes Employees of the Year

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 05/09/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) administrators, staff and faculty recently gathered to celebrate the end of the school year, as well as to recognize the accomplishments of MCC personnel. MCC President Dr. Curt Freed congratulated and acknowledged the achievements of MCC employees and recognized milestones for years of service.…

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Outstanding Students Recognized

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 05/03/17. Morgan Community College (MCC) faculty, staff, and students recently gathered to recognize five students for their accomplishments, hard work, and leadership. MCC Director of Guidance and Placement recognized Multimedia student Joshua A. Chacon as winner of this year’s Student Planner Cover Art Contest. Chacon is a Brush High…

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2017 GED Graduates to Walk

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 05/02/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) will celebrate the accomplishment of students whom have completed their General Educational Development (GED) testing this academic year. Commencement will take place at MCC on Thursday, May 4 beginning at 6 p.m. in Founders Room on the Fort Morgan campus. The National Anthem will…

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Morgan Community College helps 458 Local Families Receive $870,846 in Tax Refunds

Press Release   Fort Morgan, Colo. – During the 2017 tax season, Morgan Community College partnered with the Denver-based Piton Foundation to provide free tax preparation assistance to low- to moderate-income families through the Tax Help Colorado program. At Morgan Community College’s free tax site, IRS-certified students filed 458 returns, helping local tax payer’s claim…

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MCC Commencement Ceremony

Fort Morgan, CO. 04/26/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) will host its commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 6 on the east side of the Fort Morgan Campus. The ceremony will begin at 9:00 a.m. In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved to Fort Morgan High School auditorium. Notice of change of venue will…

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CACE Presents James and the Giant Peach

Press Release   FORT MORGAN, CO. 04/24/17.  A tremendous peach… and a journey of enormous proportions. Join Morgan Community College Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) for a musical theatre performance of a fresh adaptation of Roald Dahl’s treasured novel, James and the Giant Peach. This family friendly, one-night performance will be presented by…

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MCC Jazz Ensemble to Hold Spring Concert

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 04/19/17.  Morgan Community College’s Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) announces a spring concert featuring the MCC Jazz Ensemble. This performance is scheduled for Sunday, April 30 at 7 p.m. at The Sanctuary (14587 Highway 34, Fort Morgan). The concert is free and open to the public. The…

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MCC Welding Students Take State at Competition

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 04/18/17. Morgan Community College (MCC) welding student Jose Paredes took first place in the secondary welding division of the State SkillsUSA competition, held in Colorado Springs. This year, MCC had eight students represented at the contest; Paredes’ first place finish qualified him to advance to the 53rd national competition,…

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Outstanding Student Employees Recognized

Fort Morgan, CO. 04/14/17. Each year colleges and universities across the country recognize the importance of the student work experience during National Student Employment Week. Student employment offers students career-enhancing opportunities, the ability to develop skills relevant in any career, and better preparation for the job market upon graduation. A gathering was held this week…

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Spring Poetry Reading and Workshop

Fort Morgan, CO. 04/13/16.  Morgan Community College (MCC) Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) announces an Open Mic Poetry Night featuring Barbara Ford on Friday, April 28 at 7 p.m. in Founders Room at the Fort Morgan campus. Those interested in reading for Open Mic should arrive 15 minutes early to sign up. Please…

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Cargill Offers New Scholarship

Fort Morgan, CO. 04/12/17. Morgan Community College (MCC) is pleased to announce the new Women in Manufacturing Scholarship offered by Cargill. As a partnership between Cargill and MCC’s Industrial Maintenance Program, one female student will be awarded $1,500 for two semesters while enrolled in the Industrial Maintenance Program at MCC. “Education is a core focus area for…

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Ten MCC Students Qualify for International Leadership Conference

Press Release   DENVER-Stapleton (March 7-9, 2017) – Over 750 secondary and post-secondary students interested in health care careers attended the HOSA State Leadership Conference from March 7-9 at the Denver Renaissance-Stapleton.  Students attended general sessions, educational symposiums and competed in over 50 different Competitive Events. “We are very proud of each of our students…

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The “Best of the Best” Awarded

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 03/22/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) recognizes three student’s work that have been selected by this year’s jury and for their exemplary of craft and creativity. Congratulations to Brush High School student Toby Uhrig for being chosen for this year’s “Best of Show”…

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MCC Student Selected to Visit NASA

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 03/20/17.  Faith Koetter of Morgan Community College in Burlington has been selected to travel to NASA’s Johnson Space Center this spring to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars project (NCAS). Koetter has been selected as one of 348 community college students from across the U.S. to be…

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Boulder International Film Festival Returns to MCC

Press Release FORT MORGAN, CO. 03/14/17.  The Boulder International Film Festival (BIFF) will again be coming to Fort Morgan. Brought to you by Morgan Community College Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE), the community is invited to the free viewing on Wednesday, March 22 at 6:30 p.m. in MCC’s Bloedorn Lecture Hall—popcorn will be…

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This Year’s Gala Soared to New Heights

Press Release Fort Morgan, CO. 03/09/17.  This year’s MCC Foundation Gala fundraiser grossed an estimated of $60,300, which comprises sponsorships, ticket sales, raffle, and auction items from the event. Forty items went up for bid during the evening including a red-white-and blue themed quilt crafted by MCC employees which was purchased by FMS Bank. “This…

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Area Student Artwork Exhibit “Best of the Best”

Fort Morgan, CO. 03/08/17.  Morgan Community College’s (MCC) Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) announces the sixth annual “Best of the Best” student art exhibition. The exhibit will feature work from area junior high, senior high, and post-secondary schools. It will open on Friday, March 17 at 4 p.m. at the CACE Gallery of…

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