Season kicks off Sept. 27

Meridian Community College’s Arts & Letters: Something for everyone Wishing for enchanted evenings? Have your heart set on top-notch entertainment? Then look to Meridian Community College’s 2018-19 Arts & Letters Series. A community favorite, the Arts & Letters Series has been offering a wide variety of entertainment for decades and once again, the College’s Fine …

MCC students’ winning efforts yields voucher for others

Thanks to the winning efforts by Meridian Community College’s Precision Machining Engineering Technology Program students in the Skills USA Computer Numeric Control (CNC) Championship, the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS), and the Gene Haas Foundation (GHF), are awarding MCC a $1,500 voucher to support the earning of NIMS credentials by MCC faculty and students. …

MCC hosts Pre-Professional Day

Some 217 students from area high schools and Meridian Community College got the chance to learn more about careers in science, engineering, medicine and other STEM positions when the College hosted its 15th annual Pre-Professional Student Day Friday in the Tommy E. Dulaney Center.peakers from Mississippi State University, the University of Mississippi, the University of …

Getting in drive

MCC Honors College students prepare for voter registration drive Eleven Phil Hardin Honors College at Meridian Community College students got a head start on their Tuesday when they learned how to conduct a voter registration drive on the MCC campus. The students, Brent Rivers, Jonah Null, Dunnam Shirley, Brinnon Powell, Marlee Martin, all of Meridian; …

Serving her alma mater

Welden named vice president of operations at MCC Business lists often enumerate what makes a good leader. One item that consistently surfaces to the top: Be a good listener. Meridian Community College Vice President of Operations Soraya Welden firmly believes in that adage and it has remained a constant mantra for her as she has …

MCC Track and Field Center open house set Friday

Meridian Community College’s Track and Field teams have a new place to call home. The MCC Track and Field Center, located on the northeastern part of campus adjacent to the Smith Soccer Complex, is the newly-completed, 4,961-gross square footage, structure that is now the hub of the College’s track and field programs. And come Friday, …

Continuing Accreditation

Meridian Community College’s Associate Degree Nursing Program was granted continuing accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). This accreditation was approved by its board of commissioners based on findings by the ACEN site visit team which visited campus during the spring semester. “We’re very happy about it. So much work goes into the process on a continuing …

Networking

Meridian Community College student Leandra Gray of Lake, right, gets details on the services offered by the Choctaw Transit by Choctaw Regional Transportation and Maintenance Facility Assistant Director Jeremy Bell, left, and Nana Frazier, mobility manager/information technology at Choctaw Regional Transportation and Maintenance Facility, during the Community Resource Fair event held Wednesday on the MCC …

Determination

 Meridian Community College Lady Eagle Soccer player Lotta Rapp keeps her eyes on the prize as she drives the ball to the next goal and Eagles Hayden Brett and Baylor Little work together to advance the ball during a play at the pitch at the Smith Soccer Complex on the MCC campus. The Eagles return …