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March 30, 2016

Joe Verkennes, Director of Marketing and Communications
Monroe County Community College
1555 S. Raisinville Rd., Monroe, MI  48161
(734) 384-4207 (O), (419) 343-3063 (M) 


MONROE, Mich. – Monroe County Community College will host the 6th-annual Career and Opportunity Expo on April 8 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

It is free and open to the public and will be held in the Welch Health Education Building on the college’s Main Campus, which is located at 1555 S. Raisinville Rd. in Monroe.

The Career and Opportunity Expo is a job fair designed to bring together students, colleges, employers, veterans and community members.  In addition to highlighting employment opportunities for the community, the expo will specifically focus on available resources for our returning service members. 

Professional dress is required for job-seekers who plan to attend.  While resumes are not required, they are encouraged.

Nearly 60 organizations will be participating.  A list of participating organizations is available at

The expo is still accepting employers and non-profit and service organizations that wish to exhibit. 

Sponsors include MCCC, Siena Heights University, South Central Michigan Works!, Michigan Works! Monroe (SEMCA) and Monroe County Intermediate School District.

For additional information, contact Barry Kinsey, director of workforce development and chair of the expo, at or (734) 384-4124.
About Monroe County Community College

Founded in 1964, Monroe County Community College is a public, two-year institution supported by tax monies from Monroe County, educational funds from the State of Michigan and student tuition.  

The college’s mission is to enrich and transform lives by providing opportunities and excellence in higher education.  The Main Campus is located at 1555 South Raisinville Road, Monroe, Mich., 48161, with easy access to Toledo and Detroit.  The Whitman Center is located at 7777 Lewis Ave.,Temperance, Mich., 48182, near the Ohio-Michigan Border.  Detailed information about MCCC is available at