Jennifer Thistle Named MCC Faculty of the Year

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 12/12/2018.  Morgan Community College (MCC) has named Jennifer Thistle as Faculty of the Year. Thistle has been with Morgan Community College since 2015 and serves as Nursing Faculty, clinical instructor, and clinical coordinator for the nursing program. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of…

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MCC Jazz Ensemble Winter Concert

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 12/04/18.  Morgan Community College’s (MCC) Jazz Ensemble will be jazzing up the holiday season December 15, 7p.m. at the Fort Morgan Middle School (605 Education Ave., Fort Morgan). The annual MCC Jazz Ensemble Winter Concert will take the audience on a journey through the holiday season including going home,…

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CACE Presents: Veteran’s Reception & Author Presentation

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 10/18/2018. Morgan Community College (MCC) Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) announces a Veterans Reception and Author Presentation with international best-selling author, Adam Makos on November 7, 2018 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm in MCC’s Founders Room. Adam Makos is a journalist, historian and editor of the military…

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College Progresses Toward BSN, Receives Major Endowment

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 09/28/18. Morgan Community College (MCC) continues to progress toward adding a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN) to the College’s growing list of program options.  During a special meeting of the State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education in July, 2018, MCC and six other Colorado Community…

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“Baroque Spirit” Coming to Fort Morgan

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 09/07/18.  Seven members of the famed Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado will perform at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at the Fort Morgan United Methodist Church, 117 E. Bijou Avenue.  The musicians will present an engaging program of Baroque music, including familiar favorites and rarely heard pieces,…

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Poetry Workshop & Open Mic Night

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 09/05/18.  Poets and poetry lovers are invited to two events at the Morgan Community College (MCC) Fort Morgan campus on September 19, 2018.   Professor and poet Lisa Zimmerman from Fort Collins, Colorado, will lead a poetry workshop from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. in Spruce 317.  Zimmerman will then…

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New Art Exhibit Explores Fabric and Stone

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 09/04/18.  The CACE Gallery of Fine Art announces its upcoming exhibit: “Years Past: Millennia, Centuries, Decades.”  The exhibit is a 3-D exploration of fabric and stone by artist Juli-Ann Gasper, Ph.D.  The show will open Monday, September 17 in the lower level of 300 Main Street, Fort Morgan. The…

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Youth Art Academy at MCC

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 08/13/2018. Morgan Community College’s Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) recently hosted its first Summer Youth Arts Academy at its Fort Morgan campus.  Held July 30 through August 3, youth participated in interactive classes on creative writing, visual art, and choral music.  Instructors included Ms. Timmy Fritzler for…

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Partnership Results in Successful Western Art Show

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 07/31/18.  Tradition took a twist this year. The Western Art Show, a special feature of the annual Brush Rodeo Association Fourth of July festivities, had Morgan Community College Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) Visual Arts Committee as its new coordinating partner. Ten artists committed to the 2018…

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MCC Named a 2018 Great College to Work For

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 07/18/18.  For the eighth consecutive year, Morgan Community College (MCC) was named a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education.  MCC is one of only 24 community colleges nationally to be recognized, and the only 2-year college in Colorado to receive the honor. The Chronicle’s…

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Cargill Scholarship Winners Announced

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 07/09/18. Cargill is helping dreams come true for several family members of its employees.  On June 28, Cargill leadership and representatives from Morgan Community College (MCC) met to award scholarships to seven students whose relatives work at the Fort Morgan plant. The 2018 Cargill Scholarship winners are Fluvio Garcia-Gonzales,…

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MCC Launches Precision Ag and Drone Training

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 06/28/18.  Agriculture has evolved into a high-tech business that relies on computers, satellites, and drones to manage crops and other resources.  To support this critical industry, Morgan Community College (MCC) has launched a Precision Agriculture program to help current and future farmers maximize their operations. Precision Ag technology enables…

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CACE Becomes Western Art Show Partner

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 06/26/18.  Tradition has taken a twist this year. The Western Art Show, a special feature of the annual Brush Rodeo Association Fourth of July festivities, has Morgan Community College Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) Visual Arts Committee as its new coordinating partner. Ten artists have committed to…

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MCC Spring Academic Honors

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 06/21/18.  Morgan Community College (MCC) announces its academic honor students for Spring Semester, 2018.  Students recognized for honors completed a minimum of 12 eligible credit hours in the term.  Scholars named to the President’s List achieved a 4.0 grade point average (GPA). Those qualifying for the Vice President’s List…

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Goetz Scholarship Recipients Announced

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 06/20/18.  Members of the Goetz clan gathered at Morgan Community College (MCC) on June 12 to meet the students selected to receive scholarships in their family’s name.  Reid Hall, Couy Miller, and Adam Parachini are this year’s recipients of the coveted Goetz Family Scholarship, which will cover all of…

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Students Achieve High School Equivalency Goal

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 06/15/18. Morgan Community College (MCC) held its annual High School Equivalency (HSE) graduation ceremony on Thursday, June 7, 2018. The College, along with its partners Bueno High School Equivalency Program (Bueno HEP) and MCC Workplace Education (Cargill location), hosted the event at Fort Morgan High School.  Twenty-seven students representing…

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MCC Promises Financial Help to Recent High School Grads

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 06/13/18.  Morgan Community College (MCC) has extended the application deadline for its popular Promise Financial Aid Award to July 15, 2018.  The award provides a guaranteed financial aid package of up to $4000 over two years to recent high school graduates within the College’s 11,500 square-mile service area across…

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MCC Student Selected for NASA Experience

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 06/12/18.  Christopher Green is flying high after being selected to travel to NASA’s Ames Research Center in California in July to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) onsite experience.  Green, a recent graduate of Morgan Community College (MCC), is one of 280 students from across the…

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New Home for MCEDC

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 06/01/18. Morgan Community College (MCC) and Morgan County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) co-sponsored an Open House Wednesday, May 30, 2018, to celebrate MCEDC’s new tenancy in the Bloedorn Center for Community and Economic Development, located at 300 Main Street, downtown Fort Morgan. The event was attended by representatives from…

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