CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: MCC's buildings are closed and expected to reopen April 14. Classes continue to be delivered online during this time. Student support services remain available online and through Live Chat. Visit www.montcalm.edu/coronavirus for updates.

COVID-19 Related Cancellations

MCC's non-credit classes are cancelled from March 13 through April 6 due to concerns over Coronavirus (COVID-19). If the class has already met, MCC will be issuing prorated refunds. If the class has not already met, the college will issue full refunds. Please call MCC’s Greenville campus as 989-328-1012 with questions.

 

 

Pearson Vue testing is canceled March 13 through April 6. Please call MCC’s Greenville campus as 989-328-1012 with questions.

 

March 1 - March 31

Women's History Month

MCC's Greenville & Sidney campuses

 

This event has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

MCC is celebrating Women's History Month with a timeline featuring key historical events and activities on display March 1-31 in the Beatrice E. Doser Building on MCC’s Sidney campus and in the Stanley and Blanche Ash Technology and Learning Center (Ash TLC) on the college’s Greenville campus. This event is funded by the MCC Foundation Stanley and Blanche Ash Community College Enhancement Fund. To learn more about Women's History Month, visit https://montcalm.edu/womens-history-month/.


March 16

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Using Improv to Improve Communication

MCC's Sidney campus

 

This event has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

Explore “Using Improv to Improve Communication” March 16 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in rooms D303-305 in the Beatrice E. Doser Building on MCC’s Sidney campus. As a humorous speaker and communication coach, The Second City-trained and First-Ever American Laughing Champion Julie Ostrow uses improv skills to teach creative thinking, communication and problem-solving skills. This interactive program will focus on listening, effective collaboration and public speaking skills. Space is limited and registration is required. Admission is free and lunch is provided for all attendees. To register or for more information, contact Career Advisor Amy Zdanowski at amyz@montcalm.edu


March 20

Ferris State University Campus Visit

MCC's Sidney campus

 

This event has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

Students with a current MCC ID are invited to take a FREE bus trip to Ferris State University on March 20. The bus will leave from the parking lot in front of the Donald C. Burns Administration/Library Building on the college'S Sidney campus at 9 a.m. and will return at approximately 3 p.m. The visit will consist of an informative session, a student-led walking tour of campus and a complimentary lunch in one of the campus dining facilities. To register, visit https://ferris-visit.eventbrite.com.


March 27

Davenport University Campus Visit

MCC's Sidney campus

 

This event has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

Students with a current MCC ID are invited to take a FREE bus trip to Davenport University on March 27. The bus will leave from the parking lot in front of the Donald C. Burns Administration/Library Building on the college's Sidney campus at 8:45 a.m. and will return at approximately 3:30 p.m. Students can attend overall presentations, breakout sessions specific to their interests of Health Information, Business or Technology, as well as student life, financial aid and career services. Go on a tour, get free lunch, interact with a student panel, and receive more information about scholarships! Seats are limited. MCC students can visit register for the bus trip by visiting davenport.edu/bustrip


April 7

World Health Day celebration

MCC's Greenville & Sidney campuses

 

This event is canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

In celebration of World Health Day, Syreeta Drake presents “The Crack Chronicles, Dissection of a Demon” on April 7. The first presentation will be from 12 to 1 p.m. in rooms D303/305 in the Beatrice E. Doser Building on Montcalm Community College’s Sidney campus. A second presentation will be from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in room G129 in the Stanley and Blanche Ash Technology and Learning Center (Ash TLC) on MCC’s Greenville campus. After overcoming a lifetime of trauma resulting from her parents’ addictions, Nelson has managed to turn that pain around for good. She performs spoken word poetry internationally, has spoken to many groups about her journey, and has written a book The Crack Chronicles, Dissection of a Demon. Free copies of her book will be given to the first 40 attendees. This presentation is funded by the MCC Foundation Stanley and Blanche Ash Community College Enhancement Fund.


April 13

4 - 5:30 p.m.

Talk & Tour Career Series: Health Care

Off-campus

 

This event is canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

The Talk & Tour Series is an opportunity to visit employers, ask questions, tour their facilities, and learn about career options. It’s ideal for college, high school and middle school students. Are you interested in healthcare, but aren’t certain you want to pursue the clinical route? A large portion of the healthcare jobs are “non clinical.” Talk & Tour Career Series: Health Care is an opportunity to learn more about Administration, Compliance & Privacy, Human Resources, Information Systems (IT), Marketing, and much more. Register for Talk & Tour today! Visit maisd.com/talkandtour to register online. Call 616-225-6136 with questions


April 15

12:05 - 12:50 p.m.

Interview Prep

MCC's Sidney campus

 

This event is canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

Get ready to impress potential employers during an Interview Prep workshop April 15 from 12:05 to 12:50 p.m. in the Student Services Office in the upper level of the Donald C. Burns Administration/Library Building on the college’s Sidney campus. Learn how to present your best self, build confidence, prepare questions and make a great first impression. Registration is required and lunch is provided for all attendees. For more information, contact MCC Career Advisor Amy Zdanowski at amyz@montcalm.edu or go to https://amyzmcc.wixsite.com/career for a link to register.


April 18

6:45 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Chicago Bus Trip

MCC's Greenville and Sidney campuses

 

This event is canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

MCC offers a one-day bus trip to Chicago on April 18. Registration is underway and ends at noon on April 15. The cost is $24 for students and $45 for non-students. The fee covers the cost of transportation, and participants must pay for their food and for their entry fees to attractions. Participants have time to visit one or two attractions during the trip. Popular options include the Adler Planetarium, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Field Museum of Natural History, the Museum of Science & Industry and Shedd Aquarium. The bus leaves MCC’s Sidney campus at 6:45 a.m., picks up passengers at the Greenville Walmart parking lot at 7:15 a.m. and returns to MCC at 10:30 p.m. Children ages 12-17 may attend with an adult. Children younger than 12 are not permitted to attend. Visit https://chicago-trip.eventbrite.com to register online.


April 24

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

LifeLong Learners presents ‘The Young President Ford’

MCC's Greenville campus

 

This event is canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

Grand Rapids’ favorite son, Gerald R. Ford, the 38th President of the United States, is buried in Grand Rapids, beside his wife, Betty, but he was not born in Grand Rapids. In fact, he was not named Gerald R. Ford at birth. Come enjoy this virtual tour with Caroline Cook, Grand Rapids Chief Tour Ambassador, during the first of four presentations in Montcalm Community College’s LifeLong Learners spring series April 24 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon in room G129 in the Stanley and Blanche Ash Technology and Learning Center on MCC’s Greenville campus. Cook will share many fun facts that most people don’t know. For more information, visit www.montcalm.edu/LLL. 


May 1

7 p.m.

Commencement

MCC's Sidney campus

 

This event is postponed. We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

Due to the Governor’s order limiting the number of people allowed to gather during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Montcalm Community College is postponing its 53rd Annual Commencement ceremony until summer. We have not yet chosen a date because we simply do not know when the order will be lifted. Please watch for updates on our website at www.montcalm.edu. We appreciate everyone’s support as we remain focused on making decisions to help ensure the health and safety of our students, employees and the community, as well as those they come in contact with.


May 8

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

LifeLong Learners presents ‘The River is Wild: Early Life in the Flat River Valley’

MCC's Greenville campus

 

This event is canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

John E. Simmons, president of the Flat River Watershed Council, presents “The River is Wild: Early Life in the Flat River Valley” during the second of four presentations in Montcalm Community College’s LifeLong Learners spring series. It is May 8 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon in room G129 in the Stanley and Blanche Ash Technology and Learning Center on MCC’s Greenville campus. Since the beginning of life in our area, the Flat River has been the life blood of our community, creating a natural highway that allowed raw materials such as lumber, fur, food and other supplies to get to the towns and trading hubs of Montcalm County and beyond. It carries water and nutrients to wherever it flows, acts a as drainage channel for surface water, and provides habitat and food for fish and wildlife. During this presentation, Simmons will take you on an adventure through our early history from the Native Americans and the coming of fur traders, into the early pioneers and logging. For more information, visit www.montcalm.edu/LLL.