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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…

Morgan Community College Foundation 20th Annual Gala Boots, Bling & Blessings- A Salute to Agriculture Friday, February 22, 2019

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…

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…

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…