Monthly Archive:: March 2014

How to get a jump start

How to get a jump start… What is Early College at Montcalm Community College?  Early College at Montcalm Community College allows high school students to earn up to two years of college credit or an associate degree

Getting a jump start. Yes!

Alexis Sherwood and Stephanie Smith both wanted to attend college, but they weren’t sure if they would be able to do so. Then they learned about Early College at Montcalm Community College and their dreams became reality.

Sue Snyder

Sue Snyder never intended to open her own business. But, sometimes the best outcomes are unexpected. Self-employed for 18 years as a piano teacher, Snyder says her first experience as a student at Montcalm Community College in

Breann Gardner

Breann Gardner works with a team of professionals to guide development of television commercials, radio announcements and social media campaigns to bring brand awareness to customers. The 22-year-old Hubbardston native works at Meijer with the brand development

Facts & Finds

Be Happy at Work   Love your job? Hate your job? If you really aren’t sure, take the survey at Delivering Happiness at Work ( This online survey will rate your degree of satisfaction with everything from

Build your personal brand

According to Dan Schawbel, personal branding guru and author of Me 2.0: Build a Powerful Brand to Achieve Career Success, “personal branding is the process by which we market ourselves to others.” Building a personal brand can help

By Annette Johnson Career/Academic Advisor

Technical jobs in science, technology, mathematics, and engineering (STEM) will all play an instrumental role in the expansion of computer systems, high-tech manufacturing, and the research and development industries. These types of occupations are consistently high-paying careers

Are you wrong about community college?

There is no shortage of misconceptions about community colleges. But with practical advice and a straightforward style, Thomas J. Snyder, president of Indiana’s Ivy Tech Community College system and author of The Community College Career Track, is

Faculty Focus

Jan Roy MCC Mathematics Instructor Jan Roy’s childhood dream was to be a teacher. It’s a profession she has enjoyed since 1977 when she was first hired as a middle and high school mathematics teacher at Saranac

College is within your reach

Do you think college is out of reach? Think again. Montcalm Community College prepares you for great careers in high demand, high wage fields. MCC offers convenient locations, small class sizes and class times that fit your