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Tuesday, May 26, 2015 OSHA 10-Hour Course For General Industry Begins Soon

Personnel responsible for health and safety can benefit from our OSHA 10-Hour Class June 22 and 24. Class size is limited; register today.


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Friday, May 22, 2015 Friends of MCC Foundation Golf Invitational Set June 12

Mark your calendars and dust off your golf clubs for the Friends of MCC Golf Invitational on Friday, June 12 at Blackstone Golf Club in Marengo.  The event will open at 8 a.m. with a hearty brunch, followed by a shotgun start at 10 a.m. All proceeds raised from this premier event help to continue the Foundation's mission to provide financial support to MCC students.


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Wednesday, May 20, 2015 MCC to Host Math Review Workshops for Recent High School Grads

McHenry County College is offering free math review workshops in June for graduating high school seniors who plan to attend MCC in the fall. The workshops aim to strengthen students' math skills to enable them to move into college level math, instead of taking remedial math in college. Algebra 1 is offered June 15-18 and Algebra 2 is offered June 22-25.


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Tuesday, May 19, 2015 McHenry County College Names Christine Grela Outstanding Faculty Member

McHenry County College psychology instructor Christine Grela, Ph.D., has been selected MCC's nominee for the Illinois Community College Trustees Association (ICCTA) 2015 Outstanding Full-Time Faculty member award.


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Thursday, May 14, 2015 ISBDC to Offer "Starting a Business in Illinois" Seminar

Pre-venture entrepreneurs can get tips on creating a business plan at Starting a Business in Illinois, a popular ISBDC seminar. Sign up now.


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Thursday, May 14, 2015 Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Prep Series Offered

Check out our Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Prep Series. Enroll today in the series or individual classes.


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Thursday, May 14, 2015 New Social Media Boot Camp Offered in June

Learn the do's and don'ts with social media for business with our new Social Media Boot Camp in June.  Register today.


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Thursday, May 14, 2015 Learn How to Raise Backyard Chickens with New Class at MCC

Learn how to raise backyard chickens with a new class, Raising Backyard Chickens, offered by the Continuing Education Department at McHenry County College from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, June 18 in Room E217.


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Wednesday, May 13, 2015 MCC Wins Gold Award at National Speech Tournament

After the most successful season in the history of the McHenry County College Forensics Team, two MCC students won a Gold Award for Dramatic Duo Interpretation at the recent 2015 Phi Rho Pi National Tournament in Cleveland, Ohio. For their performance of Lynn Nottage’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play, "Ruined." Jaqueesha Jacobs of Crystal Lake and Jasmine Brown of Algonquin, portrayed two women struggling to survive in the war-torn Congo.


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Tuesday, May 12, 2015 Friends of MCC Foundation to Host Seminar on Identity Theft and Internet Fraud

Cyber-crimes and fraud are a daily occurrence. Find out how you can protect yourself against identity theft and internet fraud at a free educational seminar hosted by the Friends of McHenry County College Foundation from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 21 in the Scot Room (B171), located in Building B at McHenry County College.


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Tuesday, May 12, 2015 MCC Names Spring 2015 Recipient of Joseph A. Blanco Spirit Award

McHenry County College named Linda Mueller of Woodstock as the recipient of the Spring 2015 Joseph A. Blanco Spirit Award, a $600 award given to a student who displays the ability to work towards completion of a degree or certificate while overcoming their disability and maintaining a positive attitude.


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Monday, May 11, 2015 Two McHenry County College Students Win Top Honors in Skyway STEM Competition

Two McHenry County College students won top honors in the 2015 Skyway STEM competition, a contest that highlights community college students' original scientific research in a science, technology, engineering, or mathematics related field. Grace Wang won Best in Show and Jon Vickery won first place in the Biology category.

 


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Friday, May 08, 2015 MCC Offers Academic, Sports Summer Camps for Kids

Don't dread the annual "I'm bored" mantra from kids this summer. McHenry County College's ScotStars sports camps and Kids and College classes have a wide range of programs to keep kids busy, engaged and maybe even light a spark for a future career.


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Friday, May 08, 2015 MCC Women's Group Donates New Undergarments to PADS, Turning Point

The McHenry County College Chapter of the American Association for Women in Community Colleges (AAWCC) collected new undergarments for their "Back to Basics" undergarment drive to support adults and children in need at the Pioneer Center PADS program and at Turning Point.


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Friday, May 08, 2015 MCC to Host Chicago Architecture Tour

View Chicago’s impressive architecture by boat on the Chicago River with a trip offered by McHenry County College from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, June 11.


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Friday, May 08, 2015 MCC to Offer Trip to See Kinky Boots Broadway Musical in Chicago

Lift your spirits to new high-heeled heights with a trip to see the award-winning musical "Kinky Boots," offered by McHenry County College from 9:15 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 22 at the Cadillac Palace Theatre in Chicago.


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Tuesday, May 05, 2015 MCC Grants Tenure to Five Faculty Members

Five McHenry County College full-time faculty members completed a three-year probationary period and recently received tenure status. MCC students benefit from the depth of knowledge, teaching excellence, personal qualities and commitment to service these instructors bring to the college.


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Tuesday, May 05, 2015 MCC to Present Spring Student Recital May 10

McHenry County College will present its annual Spring Student Music Recital at 6 p.m. on Sunday, May 10 in the Luecht Conference Center.


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Friday, May 01, 2015 Annual Greenhouse Class Plant Sale Here May 6 and 7

Calling all gardeners! The McHenry County College Spring Greenhouse class will host its annual plant sale from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 6 and Thursday, May 7 in the Greenhouse, located in Building D. The sale will feature annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs, and hanging baskets of flowers.


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Friday, May 01, 2015 Paralegal Degree Information Sessions Offered

Anyone interested in training for a career as a paralegal may attend a Paralegal Information Session on May 4 or May 20 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.


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