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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…

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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Kathryn Wisner to Lead Pre-College and Transitional Studies at MCC

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 09/01/17.  Morgan Community College (MCC) announces MCC’s new Director for Pre-College and Transitional Studies, Kathryn Wisner. Wisner was an ELL Coordinator with Chavez/Huerta Preparatory Academy in Pueblo before coming to MCC. She received her Juris Doctorate in Education/Disability Law from Syracuse University College of Law, an M.Ed. in Curriculum…

Pictured are (back row) MCC President Dr. Curt Freed, MCC Director of Development Kari Linker, Cliff and Pat Garver, (front row) MCC Foundation Coordinator Madalyn Piper, Julia Hollis, and Barbara Hollis.

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…

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…

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…

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…

Pictured at the Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative annual grantee symposium were Shelley Banker, COSI Director; Kelly Rasmussen, MCC Default Management Advisor and Scholarship Coordinator; Koreen Myers, MCC Grant Writer; Kari Linker, MCC Foundation Director of Development; Madalyn Piper, MCC Foundation Coordinator; and Kate Berg, COSI Regional Director. Linker holds the certificate presented to the MCC Foundation’s award in recognition of the organization’s collaboration & partnerships promoting higher education.

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…