Cargill Scholarship recipients met with Cargill and MCC leadership. Front (L to R): Madalyn Piper, MCC Foundation Coordinator; Scholarship winners Lilia Reyes Vargas, Elizabeth Ramos, Kelsi Schrum, and Melissa Renderos; Rachel Brownlee, Cargill Continuous Improvement Lead. Back row: (L to R): Kari Linker, MCC Director of Development; George O’Clair, MCC Workplace Education Coordinator; DeAnna Castaneda, MCC Coordinator of Scholarships; Kelly Rasmussen, MCC Assistant Director of Financial Aid; Tyler Luft, Cargill General Manager; Diane Billick, Cargill Food Safety, Quality, and Regulatory Manager; Mike Linton, Cargill Plant Engineer; and Rhnae Robinson, Cargill Employee Experience Senior Specialist. Not pictured: Scholarship winners Fluvio Garcia-Gonzalez, Jessenia Rodriguez, and Ricardo Mendez

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,…

Jeff Davidson holding a drone in front of a Morgan Community College sign

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…

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…

Back Row (L to R): Couy Miller (scholarship recipient); John Goetz (Goetz family); Adam Parachini (scholarship recipient); Reid Hall (scholarship recipient) Front Row (L to R): Madalyn Piper (MCC Foundation Coordinator); Barbara (Goetz) Keenan (Goetz family); Alix Keenan (Goetz family); Kathy Goetz Hoskins (Goetz family), Sally Shawcroft (MCC Director of Financial Aid); Kari Linker (MCC Director of Development)

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…

(L to R): High School Equivalency graduates Anthony Schafer, Aaron Nepil, Valerie Dennany, Savannah Sample, Destiny Pacheco, Melia Strand, Jessica Garrett, and Samantha Bass.

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…

MCC president, Dr. Curt Freed and graduate Christopher Green at the Morgan Community College’s commencement ceremony

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…

Front of Farmers State Bank building

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…

MCC Nursing students share a moment after their pinning ceremony held in the Fort Morgan High School auditorium. (L to R): Jennifer Seaman, Juanita Hernandez, Garry Reed, and Alaina Thayer

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…