Latest Monroe County Community College Stories

2013-08-06 23:28:51

Carson Dunlop Home Inspection Training program now offered by Monroe County Community College in the State of Michigan. Des Plaines, IL (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 Carson Dunlop and Monroe County Community College have formed a strategic partnership to offer a career home inspection training program through the non-credit division of the college. The comprehensive 10-course certificate program is available through distance learning via MCCC’s Office of Lifelong learning, which is housed in...

2011-04-18 13:38:00

MONROE, Mich., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials today cut the ceremonial ribbon marking the completion of the Detroit Edison solar installation on the Main Campus of Monroe County Community College. The 500-kilowatt, $3-million photovoltaic system on the extreme eastern side of the campus covers three acres and connects directly to the Detroit Edison grid. The system officially began producing energy at 1:31 p.m. Feb. 22. "There is no more perfect and appropriate way to ring...

2011-04-14 16:15:00

Dingell to Speak at Ceremony that Marks First Day of Earth Week MONROE, Mich., April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Monday - the first day of the annual, nationwide Earth Week celebration - officials will cut the ceremonial ribbon on a Detroit Edison solar installation on the Main Campus of Monroe County Community College. The ceremony will take place at 9:30 a.m. next to the college's Physical Plant Building, which is located northeast of Parking Lot 3. The new solar...

2011-03-01 11:38:00

MONROE, Mich., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Monroe County Community College, in partnership with DTE Energy, will launch its own nuclear engineering technology program in the fall, MCCC President Dr. David E. Nixon announced yesterday at a news conference in the atrium of the college's La-Z-Boy Center. A nuclear engineering technology program has been available to MCCC students in conjunction with Lakeland Community College in Kirtland, Ohio and DTE Energy since 2008; however,...

2011-01-26 10:48:00

MONROE, Mich., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At its regularly scheduled meeting Monday, the Monroe County Community College Board of Trustees voted unanimously to make $8.5 million available - through funds held in reserve and gifts it has received - for the college's 50 percent match for the construction of a 71,300-square-foot Career Technology Center. The facility was included in the State Building Authority Financed Construction Authorization signed into law Dec. 21. The...

2010-03-09 09:17:00

DETROIT, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Walbridge, a Detroit-based multi-national full-service construction service provider, is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Monroe County Community College (MCCC) as construction manager for its new 60,000 square-foot Career Technology Center. The new center will be constructed on the college's main campus in Monroe, Michigan. Walbridge will be working closely with MCCC representatives and Hobbs + Black Associates Inc., the...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.