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The Generosity of the MCC Community

Posted by on 12.13.13 in Uncategorized

As the Fall Semester of 2013 at Muskegon Community College comes to a close, I thought that it would be helpful to share one of the many good and human stories about the generosity of MCC’s community. In the recent can/food drive held on campus last month, the Academic Affairs Office and the many MCC […]

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2013 Ballot Question Approved by Voters

Posted by on 11.06.13 in Uncategorized

First, let me say that this is a very humbling moment for us at Muskegon Community College. Voter approval of the College’s $24 million ballot question constitutes a continued trust by the community in this institution of higher learning and its mission. That belief in us began 87 years ago with our creation as Muskegon’s […]

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Why A Downtown Presence For MCC?

Posted by on 10.21.13 in 2013 Ballot Question

I am often asked about why MCC is pursuing a downtown presence. Here is my take: If we need additional or replacement space, why not build the space where it is most cost effective and where it will have the highest economic impact? Integrating additional space in the community will directly support the community component […]

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Why Do We Need To Expand?

Posted by on 10.21.13 in 2013 Ballot Question

I am often asked, why do we need to expand?  Aren’t we right sized already?  The answer to this is simple: 2,000 and 5,000 2,000 represents the approximate number of students MCC enrolled in the mid-1960s 5,000 is where we are now given current projections, and where we have been for the previous three years […]

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About MCC’s Bond Proposal

Posted by on 10.01.13 in 2013 Ballot Question

Muskegon Community College is seeking voter approval on November 5, 2013, for a $23.7 million bond issue that will provide needed funding to renovate the campus science lab facilities, health/recreation center, arts space, as well as establish a satellite facility in downtown Muskegon.  Since opening in 1967 with 2,000-plus students, the campus now annually serves […]

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President’s Blog

Posted by on 09.29.13 in Uncategorized

Welcome! This blog is my way of sharing my fifth year at Muskegon Community College with you. While the blog replaces my monthly messages, I am hopeful that it will provide you another way to communicate with me directly.  My blog – our blog – will provide you the opportunity to post on this page […]

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Welcome Back Students – MCC Summer Highlights

Posted by on 09.11.13 in College Experience, Community, General, Students

Hello Colleagues, Students, and Community: For returning colleagues and students, Welcome Back! For new colleagues and students, welcome to a wonderful institution of higher education! I am very much looking forward to the launch of another successful academic year and will share my thoughts on the past summer and upcoming activities this fall semester. The Big News: […]

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