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Friday, February 26, 2016 MCC's Manufacturing Management Program Trains Leaders for Area Industries

McHenry County College's Manufacturing Management program is designed specifically for people who want to move into leadership positions, earn more money and lead projects. Companies like Scot Forge in Spring Grove, Watlow in Richmond and Aptar in Cary are using this program to develop leaders within their ranks.


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Friday, February 26, 2016 Non-Credit Sustainability Classes Offered at McHenry County College

McHenry County College is offering a variety of non-credit Sustainability classes, including hydroponics, nutrient dense diets, introduction to permaculture, essential oils, green cleaning and burn training for natural land management. Sign up today!


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Thursday, February 25, 2016 MCC to Present Music Faculty Recital Feb. 28

The music faculty at McHenry County College will present the annual MCC music faculty recital at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 28 featuring vocals, piano, flute, tuba, timbales, horn, jazz quartet, and pipe organ music.


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Friday, February 19, 2016 New Aromatherapy Courses Offered at McHenry County College

McHenry County College offers two new Aromatherapy classes, including Introduction to Essential Oils and Energetic Aromatherapy, which aim to enhance the body, mind and spirit of individuals.


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Friday, February 19, 2016 McHenry County College to Present Music Faculty Recital Feb. 28

The music faculty at McHenry County College will present the third annual MCC music faculty recital at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 28 featuring vocals, piano, flute, tuba, horn, jazz quartet, and organ music. The concert will take place in the Luecht Conference Center.


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Friday, February 19, 2016 Become a Literacy Volunteer to Help Make a Difference in Someone's Life

Join other literacy volunteers to help adult students improve their lives and further their education. A free information session on becoming a literacy tutor for reading, math and English language skills is offered from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23 in Room A103.


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Friday, February 19, 2016 Friends of McHenry County College Foundation Seeks Distinguished Alumni Nominations

Do you know an MCC alumni who makes their community a better place to live and work? The Friends of McHenry County College Foundation seeks nominations for the 2016 MCC Distinguished Alumni Award. Nominations are due April 1 at midnight.


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Friday, February 19, 2016 MCC Forensics Team Win Top Honors in Speech Tournament at Prairie State

The McHenry County College Forensics Team placed first in Quality Team Sweepstakes and second in Team Sweepstakes at the Showdown in The Heights Tournament at Prairie State College in Chicago Heights on Feb 6.


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Tuesday, February 16, 2016 OSHA Courses For Construction Industry Available

Registration is underway for two OSHA courses for the construction industry, including 10-Hour Construction Industry Outreach Training and OSHA Trenching and Excavation Awareness. Read more.


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Tuesday, February 16, 2016 Social Media Boot Camp Begins Soon

Social Media Boot Camp teaches the do's and don'ts and what really works and what doesn't when using social media marketing for business. Register today for single classes or all four in the series.

 


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Monday, February 15, 2016 MCC to Present "Anything Goes" Musical March 3-19

The Black Box Theatre will present the classic musical "Anything Goes," the classic musical theatre featuring epic tap dancing, a madcap book and a wonderfully unexpected and romantic happy ending. Songs from the unforgettable Cole Porter score include "De-Lovely," "I Get a Kick Out of You," "You're the Top" and the great title song," Anything Goes."


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Monday, February 15, 2016 MCC Names Winners of High School WYSE 2016 Competition

Marian Central High School, Prairie Ridge High School,  Barrington High School and Luther North college prep were the top winners in four divisions in the 2016 McHenry County Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering (WYSE) competition, hosted on Feb. 5 by McHenry County College.


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Monday, February 15, 2016 McHenry County College Wins Award from Illinois Green Economy Network

McHenry County College won the College Leadership and Sustainability Award from the Illinois Green Economy Network (IGEN), marking the first time IGEN has given awards to recognize efforts by colleges to advance sustainability across the state.


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Monday, February 15, 2016 Bioneers Speaker Series to Feature "Recipe for a Better Food System"

Find out how to prevent food loss and waste, building soil and cultivating the next generation of agricultural leaders, and empowering women at a free seminar hosted by MCC at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 16 in the Luecht Conference Center. Presenter will be Danielle Nierenberg, president of Food Tank.


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Monday, February 08, 2016 MCC Offers New Non-Credit Online Classes

The Continuing Education Department at McHenry County College (MCC), in partnership with Ed2go, is offering several new online classes, including Intro to QuickBooks 2016, Intro to Business Analysis, Intro to Microsoft Word 2016, Intro to Microsoft Excel 2016, Certificate in Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare and Certificate in Food, Nutrition and Health.


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Monday, February 08, 2016 Singers Of United Lands to Perform at McHenry County College Feb. 16

Singers Of United Lands (S.O.U.L.) returns to McHenry County College at noon on Tuesday, Feb. 16, featuring a quartet of singers from four different countries for a concert/workshop. The group will perform at noon in the Luecht Conference Center.


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Thursday, February 04, 2016 MCC's Student-Managed Restaurant Re-Opens Feb. 11 with New Menu

Bring your appetites to Slàinte, McHenry County College's student-managed restaurant when it re-opens for the season on Feb. 11. A new menu features classic comfort food with a modern twist. Restaurant hours are from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays through May 5.


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Thursday, February 04, 2016 Ballroom Dancing Lessons Offered at McHenry County College

Learn how to dance like the stars with ballroom dance classes offered at McHenry County College. Beginner Ballroom Dance starts Feb. 11 and the advanced class starts April 7. Register today.


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Monday, February 01, 2016 FAFSA Financial Aid Workshop Available Feb. 18

Students who need money for college can apply for financial aid at a hands-on workshop to complete the federal financial aid form online using college computers from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18, at MCC in Room A113. Appointments are required.


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Monday, February 01, 2016 McHenry County College to Offer Trips to Chicago in April

Enjoy the exotic sights and sounds of Chinatown or travel back in time this April to the Gilded Age at the Driehaus Museum with a special Downton Abbey costume exhibit. These upcoming trips are offered by the MCC Trips and Tours Program.


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