MCC Receives Approval to Offer Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 6/10/19 The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) approved Morgan Community College’s (MCC’s) request to offer a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at its June 4, 2019 Institutional Actions Council meeting.  The program will provide a pathway for Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) students with a Registered Nurse (RN) license to…

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MCC Receives Accreditation for Physical Therapist Assistant Program

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 5/16/19 Morgan Community College (MCC) announces the full accreditation status of the Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) program by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). This accreditation, which is initially granted for a period of five years, is the culmination of nearly three years of program development…

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Morgan Community College Commencement

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 5/2/19 Morgan Community College (MCC) will host its commencement ceremony on Saturday May 4, 2019 in the Fort Morgan City Park Dahms-Talton Band Shell, located at 414 Main Street, Fort Morgan. The ceremony will begin at 9 a.m.  In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved to…

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MCC Receives National Science Foundation Award

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 4/25/19 The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently selected Morgan Community College (MCC) to receive a $300,000 Advanced Technological Education (ATE) grant.  The NSF funding will support MCC’s project, “Industrial Controls and Telematics Across Disciplines,” and lead to the creation of an Industrial Controls Technician (ICT) Certificate program. Funding begins…

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The Legendary Ladies “Unconventional Women of the West”

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 4/09/19 Morgan Community College (MCC) Center for Arts and Community Enrichment presents The Legendary Ladies “Unconventional Women of the West” on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. The live performance will be held in Bloedorn Lecture Hall on the MCC Fort Morgan campus (920 Barlow Road, Fort Morgan,…

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MCC Jazz Ensemble Spring Concert

Fort Morgan, CO. 4/09/19 Morgan Community College’s (MCC) Jazz Ensemble welcomes the spring season on April 12, 7 p.m. at the Fort Morgan Middle School (605 Education Ave., Fort Morgan) with their annual Spring Concert. The MCC Jazz Ensemble, directed by Nicholas Booker, will perform a wide range of music. The concert will include favorites…

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The Legendary Ladies “Unconventional Women of the West”

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 4/09/19 Morgan Community College (MCC) Center for Arts and Community Enrichment presents The Legendary Ladies “Unconventional Women of the West” on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at 12:30 p.m. The live performance will be held in Bloedorn Lecture Hall on the MCC Fort Morgan campus (920 Barlow Road, Fort Morgan, CO).…

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MCC’s CACE Presents Boulder International Film Festival

Fort Morgan, CO. 4/8/2019. Morgan Community College (MCC) Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) invites the community to attend the annual Boulder International Film Festival on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 7:00 pm at the Historic Sands Theater, located at 211 Clayton Street in Brush, Colorado. The evening will feature a selection of short…

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MCC Employees of the Year Recognized

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 4/4/2019. Each year Morgan Community College (MCC) recognizes faculty and staff whose efforts and accomplishments help the college carry out its mission, vision, and values. MCC has named George O’Clair, previous Coordinator of the Cargill/MCC Workplace Education Program (2014-February 2019) and current Industrial Maintenance Faculty, as the Administrator/Professional-Technical Employee…

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MCC Foundation 20th Annual Gala

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 3/20/2019. The Morgan Community College (MCC) Foundation reports great success in raising funds at its 20th annual Gala, held February 22 at Wickham Tractor Company.   The event raised over $100,000 through admission and raffle ticket sales, sponsorships, and proceeds from the silent, live, and paddle auctions.  The proceeds will…

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Dr. Jarrold Schaefer Family Endowment Scholarship to support future Bachelor of Science Nursing Students

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 2/19/2019.  The Morgan Community College (MCC) Foundation is pleased to announce a new scholarship, the Dr. Jarrold Schaefer and Family Endowment Scholarship. The endowment will provide scholarship opportunities for students enrolled in MCC’s future Bachelor of Science Nursing Degree Program. The goal of the scholarship is to help support…

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MCC Foundation 20th Annual Gala

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 2/8/2019. The Morgan Community College (MCC) Foundation announces its 20th Annual Gala, scheduled for Friday, February 22, 2019 beginning at 6:00 p.m. and hosted by Wickham Tractor Company (15447 US-34  Fort Morgan, CO 80701). This year’s theme is “Boots, Bling & Blessings”. The evening will include live music, silent…

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FMS Bank Donation Supports Entrepreneurs

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 1/15/2019. Morgan Community College (MCC) received a generous donation of $5,000 from FMS Bank Fort Morgan to support the Small Business Partnership program.  The program offers the popular entrepreneurship course where students learn to develop a business plan, project costs, and figure returns on investments.  The course culminates in…

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Abstract Painting Exhibit: Nikhi Aum

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 01/11/2019. Morgan Community College (MCC) Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) announces an abstract painting exhibit with artist Nikhi  Aum. The exhibit will launch January 18, 2019 with an Artist’s Reception and Presentation from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at the CACE Gallery of Fine Art located at…

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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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