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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Freed Named President of Morgan Community College

(March 1, 2017 – Denver, Colo.)  Dr. Curt Freed, currently the Vice President for Instruction at Whatcom Community College in Bellingham, Washington, has been appointed the president of Morgan Community College (MCC) by Dr. Nancy McCallin, president of the Colorado Community College System (CCCS). Freed will assume the presidency on April 17, 2017. Dr. Kerry…

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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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