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Friday, April 19, 2019

MCC to Host Open House For Area Residents to Explore In-Demand Careers »

Harvard residents who are interested in switching careers or starting a new in-demand career with higher earning potential are invited an Open House from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27 at the Harvard Dist. 50 Administrative Building. The location is 401 N. Division Street in Harvard.

Friday, April 19, 2019

Guest Historian Barry Bradford to Lecture at MCC on "Over There: America in World War I" »

MCC will host Barry Bradford, nationally-recognized speaker and award-winning historian, who will present "Over There: America in World War I," a multi-media presentation from 12:30-2 p.m. and 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 23 in the Luecht Conference Center. Free and open to all.

Friday, April 19, 2019

New Welding Tech Scholarship Offered at MCC »

MCC students who are pursuing a welding technician certificate can apply for a new scholarship established by General Kinematics of Crystal Lake. Application deadline is April 30. To apply, visit

Thursday, April 18, 2019

MCC Student Group to Host "Take Back the Night" »

The MCC Student Peace Action Network (SPAN) will host "Take Back the Night," a domestic violence and sexual assault awareness event from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on April 25 in the Luecht Conference Center. All are welcome.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

MCC to Host Manufacturing Apprenticeship Open House May 1 for Prospective Apprentices »

MCC will host an Apprenticeship Open House at 6-8 p.m. on May 1 for anyone interested in learning more about the program and meeting with company representatives. The open house will take place at the MCC Shah Center, 4100 W. Shamrock Lane in McHenry.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Area High School Students Compete in MCC's 2019 Marketing Challenge »

Richardson Adventure Farm owners challenged area high school marketing students to find ways to make the Spring Grove-based farm more relevant to teenagers' lives.Top marketing students from five area high schools accepted the challenge and presented their ideas at the McHenry County College (MCC) 2019 Marketing Challenge.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

MCC to Offer Volunteer Literacy Tutor Training Sessions »

MCC is offering free training for anyone who is interested in becoming a volunteer literacy tutor for reading, math and/or English language skills. Four 2-hour training sessions are required to become a literacy tutor. Upcoming trainings sessions are available either Tuesday mornings or Thursday afternoons in April and May.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

MCC Leads the Way in Sustainability in County; Launches Food Scrap Composting Program »

MCC is leading the way in McHenry County and beyond to compost food scraps from its cafeteria and dining area. This effort is the latest initiative by MCC's Sustainability Center to reduce the college's carbon footprint and enhance MCC's commitment toward being green.

Monday, April 8, 2019

Winds Off the Lake to Perform World Premiere of work by MCC Instructor Mike Hillstrom April 14 »

MCC will host the woodwind quintet Winds Off the Lake, who will perform a world premiere of piece arranged by MCC instructor Mike Hillstrom at 3 p.m. April 14 in the Luecht Conference Center.

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Registration Underway for 2019 Friends of MCC Foundation Golf Invitational »

The 2019 Friends of MCC Foundation Golf Invitational is accepting golfers for its event on June 10 at Crystal Lake Country Club. All proceeds raised from this premier event help to support MCC student scholarships. Visit

Thursday, April 4, 2019

MCC Instructors to Host Discussion on "The Power of the Presidency" »

Join MCC's political scientists and historians as they discuss "The Power of the Presidency" and current political events at 2:30-3:30 p.m. April 17 in Room B166-167. The event features six MCC history and political science instructors in a panel discussion. Free and open to all.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

MCC to Host Automotive Open House, Scholarship Awards; Scholarship Deadline April 5 »

Students who are enrolled in or planning to attend automotive courses at MCC in the fall of 2019 are invited to apply for the "Grow-a-Tech" 2019 student scholarships. Application Deadline: April 5; Awards Presentation April 25.

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