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Tuesday, March 31, 2015 Non-Credit Art, Culinary Classes Make Unique Mother's Day Gifts
Surprise your mom this Mother's Day with a unique class that will create lasting memories. Fun non-credit classes include a Mother's Day Brunch culinary class, mosaic art or acrylic painting.
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Tuesday, March 31, 2015 MCC Seeks Exhibitors for Spring Job Fair
Area employers are invited to sign up for an exhibit booth at the McHenry County College Job Fair that will take place on April 24 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room/Gym.
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Tuesday, March 31, 2015 Introductory Level Computer Training Available
Introductory Level Computer training available for anyone with little computer experience. Register today.
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Tuesday, March 31, 2015 QuickBooks Training Offered at MCC Shah Center
Organize your accounting system with QuickBooks software series. Sign up for one class or entire series.
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Tuesday, March 31, 2015 Leadership Series Begins April 1
Check out our DDI Leadership Series April 1 through May 20. Register today.
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Tuesday, March 31, 2015 ISBDC Announces Small Business Seminars for April
Spring into action this April with the Core Four business planning series and a 2-day Branding Workshop.
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Monday, March 30, 2015 MCC Student Pride Club to Host 4th Annual Drag Show
McHenry County College's student Pride Club will host the 4th annual MCC Drag Show at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 17 in the Luecht Conference Center.
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Friday, March 27, 2015 MCC to Offer Free College Information Sessions for Adult Learners

Adults who are 24 years or older and are thinking of returning to college can get their questions answered at "It’s Your Life," free college information sessions at McHenry County College. Choose to attend from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on April 1 or April 29. The MCC application fee is waived for all who attend either session.


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Thursday, March 26, 2015 Friends of MCC Foundation to Host Seminar on Healthcare Reform

Learn about Healthcare Reform at a free educational seminar hosted by the Friends of McHenry County College Foundation from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 14 in Room B166-167.


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Thursday, March 26, 2015 Trip Preview for Summer Canadian Rockies Trip Set May 12
The McHenry County College Trips and Tours program will host a Trip Preview for this summer's Canadian Rockies Trip at 4:30 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 12 in Room A103.
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Thursday, March 26, 2015 Non-credit Spring Art Classes Available
A variety of continuing education spring art classes are available, including watercolor, oil/acrylic painting, Zentangle, painted wine glasses and mosaic art.
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Thursday, March 26, 2015 MCC Offers Paralegal Degree Program; Two Classes Starting in Fall

Explore a new career as a paralegal. McHenry County College is offering an Associate in Applied Science degree in Paralegal Studies with classes starting this fall.


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Thursday, March 26, 2015 MCC to Host Natural Wonders of McHenry County College Trip

Spend a beautiful spring day discovering the natural wonders of McHenry County from 8:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 9. The event includes walking through hilly terrain featuring springs, fens, creeks and eskers.


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Friday, March 20, 2015 Learn to Weld this Spring with Classes at McHenry County College

McHenry County College's Continuing Education Department is offering two six-week Welding Boot Camps this spring, including a Monday/Wednesday class from 6 to 9:20 p.m. beginning April 13 or a Tuesday/Thursday class from 6 to 9:20 p.m. beginning April 14. Both classes take place at the Woodstock Center, 912 Trakk Lane in Woodstock.


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Thursday, March 19, 2015 MCC Forensics Team to Present Spring Speech Showcase

The McHenry County College Forensics Team will compete at the 82nd Phi Rho Pi National Tournament. To prepare for the competition, students will showcase their talents at 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. on April 1 and 2 in the Black Box Theatre, located in Building E. Admission is $5, which will support the team's trip to the national tournament in Cleveland.


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Thursday, March 19, 2015 McHenry County Gardenfest 2015 Features Lurie Garden Plantsman Roy Diblik
Learn new garden trends, plants and techniques at the 2015 McHenry County Gardenfest, a day-long series of garden-related seminars and workshops, from 7:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. on April 11. Industry experts, U of I Extension educators, Master Gardeners and MCC instructors will cover a myriad of garden-related topics at breakout sessions. Keynote speaker will be author and nurseryman Roy Diblik. Master Gardeners will also offer their version of a "genius bar," right after lunch.
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Thursday, March 19, 2015 MCC Places 2nd at State Forensics Tournament

The McHenry County College Forensics Team recently won second place in the Community College Division at the 2015 State Tournament for the Illinois Inter-Collegiate Forensics Association hosted by Northern Illinois University.


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Monday, March 16, 2015 McHenry County College to Host "Unmasked" Mask-Making Workshop for Veterans

The McHenry County College Clay Club and Student Veterans of America invite all area veterans, reservists and members of the National Guard to "Unmasked," a mask-making workshop beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 11. The event will take place in the Clay Studio, Room A145. Participants will build their own personal masks and will receive one-one-one guidance from experienced clay arts practitioners.


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Friday, March 13, 2015 MCC to Offer Voiceovers Class for Career or Personal Enhancement

Explore a new skill or hobby in voiceovers with a class offered by McHenry County College's Continuing Education Department. Introduction to Voiceovers takes place from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 7 in Room A103.


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Friday, March 13, 2015 MCC Offers Unique Opportunities with Learning Communities "Twofer" Classes
McHenry County College (MCC) students can learn two subjects in one time slot and earn twice the credits with Learning Communities classes being offered in the fall. Also known as a Twofer, the classes are available in a variety of subjects and co-taught by two instructors. These unique courses offer a more interactive environment where students can easily see the intersections between the topics and participate in more discussions. Course material is designed to encourage students to examine ideas from different perspectives and learn the value of team interaction and critical thinking-skills that are highly valued by today's employers. Assigned reading, papers and projects apply to both classes at the same time, though students' transcripts will show two separate c
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Friday, March 13, 2015 McHenry County College to Offer Fun Ecology Classes for Nature Lovers

McHenry County College's Continuing Education Department has collaborated with The Land Conservancy of McHenry County to offer several new classes and a day trip that feature topics such as managing prairies, wetlands amphibians and wildflower identification.


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Friday, March 13, 2015 McHenry County College to Host 2015 Community Career Exploration Showcase

Sixth graders through high school sophomores and their families can explore career options or learn about careers they didn't even know about at McHenry County College's third annual Community Career Exploration Showcase from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on March 18 in the MCC gym and Commons area.


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Thursday, March 12, 2015 MCC Welcomes New Executive Director of Workforce, Community and Business Programs

McHenry County College welcomes David Matts of Crystal Lake as executive director of Workforce, Community and Business Programs.  Matts directs the development, implementation and evaluation of community and workforce programs and events, including customized training and Shah Center operations.


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Thursday, March 12, 2015 McHenry County College to Offer ECG Training

McHenry County College will offer Electrocardiogram (ECG) training (also known as EKG in the medical community) beginning April 2 and ending May 7. The class will meet from 5 to 9 p.m. on Thursday evenings in Room 113 at the MCC Shah Center in McHenry.


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Thursday, March 12, 2015 McHenry County College Welcomes New Director of Health Information Technology

McHenry County College welcomes Allison Minicz, as director of MCC's Health Information Technology program, a newly-created program. Minicz provides leadership for the Health Information Technology program, including directing the HIT curriculum and program assessment.  She also will hire, supervise and evaluate full-time and part-time faculty members in the program.

 


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Wednesday, March 11, 2015 McHenry County College Names President's Honor List Recipients, continued

The following MCC students were named to the President’s Honor List for the Fall 2014 Semester. They include students who earned a semester average GPA of 3.75 or higher.

 


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Wednesday, March 11, 2015 McHenry County College Names President's Honor List Recipients

The following students were named to the President's Honor List for Fall 2014 semester at McHenry County College. Students who earned a grade point average of 3.75 to 4.0 were awarded the honor.


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Wednesday, March 11, 2015 McHenry County College Names Dean's List Recipients

The students were named to the Dean's List for Fall 2014 semester at McHenry County College. To be included on this list, a student must enroll in and complete at least nine semester hours of course work with a semester average grade point average of 3.50 to 3.74 based on a 4.00 grading scale.


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Tuesday, March 10, 2015 MCC Welcomes New Athletics Director

McHenry County College recently welcomed Karen Wiley as director of Athletics.


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Monday, March 09, 2015 McHenry County College to Offer Historic Train Trip through Grand Canyon and Sedona
Leave the cold weather behind and consider spending six days in warm, sunny Arizona. Join the McHenry County College Trips and Tours program for a trip to Arizona's scenic rail excursion May 17-22.
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Monday, March 09, 2015 Hands-on Excel Computer Skills Classes Set
Excel classes show you how to create and format spreadsheets so you can analyze information to make informed decisions. Sign up today.
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