MCC Foundation Awards Fall Scholarships

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 09/22/17.  The Financial Aid Office at Morgan Community College (MCC) is pleased to announce the awarding of over $194,458.90 to students through privately funded scholarships this fall. The college awarded 228 scholarships; 170* were accepted. Individuals, organizations and foundations in the community have generously donated to the MCC Foundation…

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CACE Offers Free Photography Workshop

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 09/18/17. The Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) at Morgan Community College will host a free, two-day photography workshop by professional photographer Jon Yamamoto. The workshop will be on Saturday, September 30 and Saturday, October 7 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., breaking for lunch from 11:30-12:30 p.m.…

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MCC Becomes a Member of HACU

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 09/05/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) recently became a member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), an association of more than 400 colleges and universities committed to furthering the success of Hispanic students in higher education in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Latin America and Spain. MCC becomes…

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CACE Exhibits Photography from Around the World

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 08/28/17. Morgan Community College’s Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) announces its first art exhibit of the season, “People and Places Around the World,” by photographer Jon Yamamoto. The exhibition will open on Friday, September 15 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the CACE Gallery of Fine Art,…

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New Arthur Lee Endowment Offers College Beginning

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 08/24/17.  The Morgan Community College (MCC) Foundation announces a new endowed scholarship for students. The Arthur Lee Endowment Scholarship has been created in memory of the late Art Lee of Wiggins, CO. The scholarship has been created to help a non-traditional student in need of assistance to achieve his/her…

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Holly Haman-Marcum New Coordinator for Burlington Center

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 08/23/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) welcomes Holly Haman-Marcum as the new Coordinator for the MCC Burlington Center. Haman-Marcum has been an adjunct instructor with MCC for several years, and most recently a part-time assistant at the Burlington Center. She received her Masters of Science in Social Work from Columbia…

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Still Time to Enroll in Fall Classes

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 08/15/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) reminds area residents that fall classes begin August 21—and it’s not too late to enroll. Classes are offered in a variety of formats in addition to traditional classroom settings. Courses are offered through distance learning both live and online, or a combination (hybrid) of…

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MCC Welcomes New Faculty, Staff, and Administrators

Press Release   FORT MORGAN, CO. 08/07/17. Morgan Community College (MCC) announces and welcomes several new members to its higher education family, with new staff, faculty, and administrators starting with the college this month. “MCC is really excited to have such a tremendous group of new faculty and staff joining our team. Each person brings…

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MCC Foundation Awarded for Collaboration and Partnerships

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 08/03/17. The Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative (COSI) recently hosted their 3rd annual grantee symposium in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Over 100 participants from approximately 70 organizations gathered to collaborate and learn from one another. New this year, COSI recognized grantees that have excelled and promoted best practices in one of…

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Murphy-Shaw Starts at MCC Wray Center

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 07/24/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) welcomes Annette Murphy-Shaw as the Temporary Coordinator for the Wray Center.  “Annette has been a school teacher for over 30 years, and has worked for Rural Ameritowne for several years,” shared Director of Regional Community Outreach Kellie Overturf. “We are glad to have Annette…

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Helicopter and Aviation Science Program Closure

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 07/13/17. Morgan Community College announces the discontinuation of its Helicopter and Aviation Science Program. Students currently enrolled in this program will have the opportunity to complete the program requirements by June, 2019. Inquiries should be directed to Kathy Frisbie, MCC’s Vice President of Instruction, who will oversee the curriculum…

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Introducing MCC’s New Human Resources Director

Fort Morgan, CO. 07/10/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) welcomes back Julie Beydler as MCC’s new Director of Human Resources. She had worked at MCC for over six years from 2009 to 2015. “We are thrilled that Julie has accepted an offer to return to MCC,” shared Susan Clough, MCC Vice President of Administration and Finance.…

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The “Body Shop” Science Camp a Success

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 07/07/17.  Forty-three incoming 8th through 12th graders from around Morgan County recently participated in a week long “Body Shop” science camp hosted at Morgan Community College (MCC) and Eben Ezer Lutheran Care Center. “This is the largest class we have had for the program since I have been involved,”…

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MCC Announces New CACE Coordinator

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 07/06/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) has created a new coordinator position to further its mission of enhancing the quality of lives in the community through artistic, cultural, social, and intellectual activities and events. MCC is pleased to announce Suzanna Spears as the…

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Kaleb Bell to Receive Brad Amack Memorial Scholarship

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 06/29/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) announces Kaleb Bell as the 2017 recipient of the Brad Amack Memorial Scholarship. Following tradition, he was recognized during the annual Brad Amack Memorial Softball Tournament. The scholarship will assist Bell during his next academic year with tuition and fees while completing his general…

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MCC Welcomes Koreen Myers and Dr. Misty Stroud

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 06/13/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) announces two new staff members joining MCC beginning on June 19, 2017 at the Fort Morgan campus. Koreen Myers has been selected as a new full-time Grant Writer for MCC. She taught high school for many years in the Loveland/Thompson School District, but is…

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MCC Announces Spring Academic Honor List

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 06/12/17.  Kent Bauer, Vice President of Student Success at Morgan Community College, announces the academic honor students for the 2017 spring 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…

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Students Get the College Experience

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 06/07/17.  Over a dozen students from area schools participated in the second annual “Early College Experience” program. The four-day workshop, offered for free at Morgan Community College (MCC), included six sessions—each exploring a different post-secondary concept. “I’ve liked all the classes so far, especially ‘Blood and Guts,” shared ninth…

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