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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MCC Adds to Healthcare Workforce

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 05/24/18.  Morgan Community College (MCC) held Pinning Ceremonies for its Radiologic Technology and Nursing students on May 4, 2018, marking the successful completion of the programs by forty students.  Pinning ceremonies are a long-held tradition among healthcare programs, whereby students are ceremoniously provided a symbolic pin for their completion…

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New MCC Bennett Center Grand Opening

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 05/08/2018. Morgan Community College (MCC) is proud to announce the upcoming opening of the new Bennett Center located at 100 I-70 Frontage Road, Bennett, CO 80102.  An open house to showcase the new facility will occur Wednesday, May 23 from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m.  A ribbon-cutting ceremony will…

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MCC Automotive Students Medal at State

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 05/03/18. Morgan Community College (MCC) Automotive Collision Repair student Walker Graff brought home the gold from the state SkillsUSA Conference April 18-20, 2018 in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  Walker came in first in the college-level Automotive Refinishing Technology competition. His top-place finish qualifies him to advance to the national competition…

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Morgan Community College Foundation Named 2018 Quarterly Forum Scholarship Recipient

Press Release   DENVER – May 1, 2018: The Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative (COSI) named Morgan Community College (MCC) Foundation its 2018 Quarterly Forum (QF) Scholarship Recipient last Wednesday, awarding $150,000 in scholarships for their 2Gen Mentor-Scholarship program. Competing against four other community colleges at a “Shark Tank”-style competition called “The Pitch,” Kari Linker, Director…

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Boulder International Film Festival Coming to Sands Theatre

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 04/24/18. Fort Morgan, CO. 04/24/18.  The Morgan Community College Center for Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) is proud to welcome the Boulder International Film Festival (BIFF) back to Morgan County. The event will be hosted at the historic Sands Theatre (211 Clayton) in Brush, Colorado on Thursday, April 26,…

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MCC Commencement May 5

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 04/24/18.  Morgan Community College (MCC) will host its commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 5 on the east side of the Fort Morgan Campus. The ceremony will begin at 9:00 a.m. In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved to Fort Morgan High School auditorium. Notice of change…

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MCC Welcomes New Director for Access and Enrollment Services

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 04/20/18. Morgan Community College (MCC) welcomes new staff member Iván Díaz, who will start April 30, 2018 as the Director of Access and Enrollment Services.  Díaz has served as Program Director and Interim-Director of College and Career Programs at the I Have a Dream Foundation of Boulder County.  Iván…

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Bark in the Park Event to Benefit Humane Society

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO. 04/10/18.  Morgan Community College’s honor society, Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), invites furry friends and their owners to this year’s Bark in the Park event benefitting the Fort Morgan Humane Society. The event will be held at Riverside Park (1600 Main St., Fort Morgan) on Saturday, April 28, 2018 from…

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CACE Speaker to Spotlight Movie Special Effects

Press Release   Fort Morgan, CO 04/16/18. Morgan Community College (MCC) Center of Arts and Community Enrichment (CACE) welcomes guest speaker and visual effects artist Ed Kramer to the Fort Morgan campus on Thursday, April 19 for a special “behind the scenes” look at how visual effects are created. This free presentation, “The Wizards of…

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CCCS Rising Star Awards (Two MCC Students Honored)

Press Release   April 13, 2018 (Denver, CO) – The annual Rising Star ceremony celebrated 27 students and two staff  from across the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) for their contributions to the overall success of their colleges and communities. The event took place on April 10 at Arapahoe Community College’s Littleton Campus (ACC) and was…

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