NFE/1.0 Michigan Community College Association http://www.mcca.org/ Michigan Community College Association en kathy@mcca.org January Michigan Community College Association Mon, 8 Jan 2018 13:51:16 CST Mon, 8 Jan 2018 13:51:16 CST Michigan Community College Association http://www.mcca.org/images/hdr/hdr_lft2.jpg http://www.mcca.org/ <![CDATA[West Shore Community College appointed Scott Ward as their 5th President.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=9F5D648F111D3F8BC3D33CDA30FB492F 9F5D648F111D3F8BC3D33CDA30FB492F Mon, 8 Jan 2018 13:51:16 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Muskegon Community College opens $14.8M technology center.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=6A225D6DD4B21C5F80A00D0483CAAB9D 6A225D6DD4B21C5F80A00D0483CAAB9D Mon, 8 Jan 2018 13:50:31 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Medical assistant apprenticeship success catalyst for others in region.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=52B66E412B0EAD891192D5712E0528F5 52B66E412B0EAD891192D5712E0528F5 Mon, 8 Jan 2018 13:46:59 CST Three community colleges are providing training for the Medical Assistant Apprenticeship program - Grand Rapids Community College, Muskegon Community College, and Montcalm Community College. Employers have been so satisfied with the program that apprenticeships are being developed in other healthcare occupations.  See 7D01CC1F44CCA1B821474D59B3CD20B6 Sun, 17 Dec 2017 17:13:40 CST See the editorial of the President of Washtenaw Community College on Crain's Detroit Business.

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<![CDATA[Oakland Community College names Peter Provenzano chancellor. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=00C826CEED1A82598B55D9BFCEB829F6 00C826CEED1A82598B55D9BFCEB829F6 Sat, 16 Dec 2017 10:26:43 CST Provenzano joined OCC in 2014 as Vice Chancellor of Administrative Services. Since May 2017, Provenzano has served as the Interim Chancellor.  The Board of Trustees voted unanimously in favor of Provenzano as successor in the position of Chancellor. See article.  

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<![CDATA[St. Clair County Community College cyber security team earns national recognition.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=2C1DA5A5AEEB79674FB3596911A71D10 2C1DA5A5AEEB79674FB3596911A71D10 Sat, 16 Dec 2017 10:25:33 CST See article.

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<![CDATA["One man’s ‘failure’ is this college’s success" article highlights President Jim Sawyer of Macomb Community College. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=3C8236CF803D94D5E02DB4704E427D18 3C8236CF803D94D5E02DB4704E427D18 Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:26:29 CST See article

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<![CDATA[Washtenaw Community College signs five-year contract for apprenticeship training with National Sprinkler Fitter Union.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=3960F9AB0D2F6904AE2B03E39753D01D 3960F9AB0D2F6904AE2B03E39753D01D Sun, 12 Nov 2017 14:13:50 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Mobility center partners with 15 Michigan schools to train workers, including Macomb Community College, Washtenaw Community College, and Wayne County Community College District. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=0DCBF4DC4B19EE1EB3364E2E873883D6 0DCBF4DC4B19EE1EB3364E2E873883D6 Sat, 21 Oct 2017 08:00:24 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Grand Rapids Community College takes new approach to helping students choose, pursue degrees.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=32D1A44738A8F07629C58494A81100AD 32D1A44738A8F07629C58494A81100AD Sat, 21 Oct 2017 07:41:41 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Washtenaw Community College joins academic consortium at American Center for Mobility.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=08896DB99C53C1A594077D06A2DA30AA 08896DB99C53C1A594077D06A2DA30AA Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:50:09 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Kellogg Community College announces major workforce training initiative. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=68C9068706189A3A9EC03315AA75C3BB 68C9068706189A3A9EC03315AA75C3BB Fri, 13 Oct 2017 17:29:21 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Macomb Community College leads coalition to address manufacturing skills gap.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=3DC4AEEFA1A650F37B0D54230EBEF6FD 3DC4AEEFA1A650F37B0D54230EBEF6FD Fri, 13 Oct 2017 17:28:46 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Five Michigan community colleges have been identified by The Aspen Institute as one of the top 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=9EEA6EFE00E00EECAD356318DBB32146 9EEA6EFE00E00EECAD356318DBB32146 Thu, 12 Oct 2017 09:14:47 CST See the list of colleges by state, and the Community College Daily article.  The Aspen Prize, which is awarded every two years, focuses on student success and looks at outstanding achievements in four areas: learning; certificate and degree completion; employment ]]> <![CDATA[Michigan Community Colleges offer Bachelor's Degrees to increase degree attainment and close skills gap.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=9E39CF37071519C8C8C24F90403E1899 9E39CF37071519C8C8C24F90403E1899 Fri, 6 Oct 2017 15:43:49 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Jackson College's performing arts Potter Center gets modern facelift, more renovations to come. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=E26C8BECDDBA9C577D52B9DF48852B63 E26C8BECDDBA9C577D52B9DF48852B63 Fri, 6 Oct 2017 15:34:55 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Lansing Community College celebrated the grand opening of its new state of the art manufacturing facility.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=B0F6256B9E4F49D7398E1D71CE551DE6 B0F6256B9E4F49D7398E1D71CE551DE6 Fri, 6 Oct 2017 13:59:14 CST See article, and more information about the Center for Manufacturing Excellence, which offers state-of-the-art technology/equipment for programs in computer design, machining, welding, robotics and automation.

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<![CDATA[North Central Michigan College President Cameron Brunet-Koch announced plans to retire in June 2018. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=DCA1ACEAB5AE587552631F37C65CD4F4 DCA1ACEAB5AE587552631F37C65CD4F4 Sat, 30 Sep 2017 14:05:27 CST See article.  Dr. Brunet-Koch, MCCA's immediate-past Board Chair, began her work at North Central Michigan College in 1997 as the dean of students, and has been serving as president since 2001.

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<![CDATA[Move of Mott Community College's culinary arts program gets $1.5 million grant from state.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=5CEDCCDF21F8CD074746FDF253601717 5CEDCCDF21F8CD074746FDF253601717 Sat, 30 Sep 2017 14:03:59 CST See article.

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<![CDATA[Northwestern Michigan College has been recognized as a Generation Study Abroad leader by the Institute of International Education for more than doubling student study abroad experiences.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=F7F3B6C069B1D19F18B3745E3B75C604 F7F3B6C069B1D19F18B3745E3B75C604 Sat, 30 Sep 2017 13:40:01 CST See the press release.  Northwestern Michigan College was one of about 30 schools among 800 GSA institutions worldwide to already achieve its commitment to double student participation in study abroad before the end of the decade. 

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