Engineering Student Finds Success at IIT

MCC alumna Svetlana Taylor describes transferring to IIT as painless. More about Svetlana Taylor »

Mom of Two MCC Alumni Returns to College to get a AAS Degree

"If they can do it, so can I," stated Denise Steinlauf, who returned to school to earn a degree after her two sons graduated from MCC and now attend four-year universities. More about Denise Steinlauf »

Horticulture alum finds her passion, career through program at MCC

Emily Zack says I find it very rewarding to work in a field that I am truly passionate about. More about Emily Zack »

Ron Compton Helps Students Conquer Fear of Public Speaking

To ease any fears his students have of speaking in front of an audience, MCC speech instructor Ron Compton creates a positive, nurturing classroom atmosphere where students can overcome... More about Ron Compton »

Trace Chase

Trace graduated from Johnsburg High School and is pursuing an Associates in Science while at MCC. More about Trace Chase »

Matt Irie Teaches Painting as a Way to Communicate Visually

Matt Irie, Art Instructor, says "Painting is a way of communicating visually. Some people communicate better visually than with words-that's what painting is all about ..." More about Matt Irie »

Hear what students have to say

"I like MCC because it's really close to home. The instructors here really love what they do and they make class enjoyable overall. I've learned so much..." More about Leila Valencia »

Returning Adult Gaining Necessary Skills for New Career in Graphic Design

I've grown artistically from learning the fundamentals and different techniques from the instructors who are sincerely committed to the students. More about Ryan Grandinetti »

Horticulture Alum Earns National Accreditation

"Everybody at MCC was exceedingly encouraging and helpful to me, MCC was a great starting point for my career-my career just snowballed from there." More about Debbie Strand »

Anthropology Alum Selected to Analyze Newly Discovered Homo naledi Fossils

MCC alumna Jill Scott (Class of 2004) was among a group of about 30 international early-career scientists chosen to analyze skull remains ... More about Jill Scott »

New Photo Instructor Brings Fresh Enthusiasm

Justin says, "I'm thrilled to be teaching at MCC because it provides me an opportunity for me to talk to my students about my passion of photography." More about Justin Schmitz »

Thank you for your investment in my future

I am a husband, a father of three, an IT professional who is gainfully employed at a nearby high school, and an MCC graduate. More about Matt Knoll »

I was one of the few lucky recipients of the Promise Program

MCC and the Promise Program allowed me to follow my dream career path and helped get me where I am today More about Janae Taylor »

I was able to have my first two years of college paid for

I heard about the Promise Program my senior year in High School and I could not pass it up. More about Sarah Fox »

The Promise Program also helped me jump start my career

I thank MCC and The Promise Program for all of my success. More about Laura M. Ludwick »

MCC Promise Program helped me get where I needed to go

Thanks to the Promise Program, I was able to earn a college degree and pursue a graduate degree with little debt. More about Lucas M. Marshall »

It was too great an opportunity to pass up

The Promise Program gave me the opportunity to not only attend college at a time when the economy made that hard to do, but also to give back to the community. I absolutely loved volunteering... More about Samantha Zelm »

MCC Student's Photo Appears in Deaf Life Magazine

A photograph created by MCC student, Rosemary Edwards, appears in the March issue of Deaf Life. More about Rosemary Edwards »

Amy Ortiz Inspires Students to Appreciate Art's Influence in Society

"What isn't cool about art history?" wonders MCC art history instructor Amy Ortiz. More about Amy Ortiz »

MCC Instructors Take Students on Literary Journey Through Good and Evil

Longtime MCC instructors Jim Gould and Ted Hazelgrove are taking their students on an adventure to Middle-earth-and back again. More about Jim Gould and Ted Hazelgrove »

Twin Brothers Pursue Passion for Filmmaking; Earn Award for Best Feature

Twins Adrian and Andrew Nuno started filmmaking since they were five years old. They enjoyed going to the movies with their parents and afterwards, the two of them re-enacted their favorite scene at h More about Adrian and Andrew Nuno »

Student Nurse Pursuing Her Passion for Helping Others

MCC registered nursing student Evelyn Singh said this spring is her best semester ever. Not only is it her last semester before graduation, she loves taking care of mothers and babies in her clinical More about Evelyn Singh »

Student Nurse Strives to Make Patients' Comfort Paramount

As she completes her last semester of nursing school, she doesn't have to worry about working and going to school, as she received $2,000 for tuition and books from the McClain Nursing Scholarship for More about Carol Etienne-John »

Female Machining Student Pursues Passion for Building Machine Parts

Lynn Wos, says "MCC works for me because it's reasonably priced, close to home and it allows me to get a good start for where I plan to go in the future." More about Lynn Wos »

Connie Kotecki

Connie Kotecki, says "The personalized attention and commitment my teachers showed to me and my peers was outstanding! More about Connie Kotecki »

Thomm Beggs Helps MCC students transform design skills into professional quality

MCC Graphic Design instructor Thomm Beggs helps MCC students transform design skills into professional quality More about Thomm Beggs »