FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 11, 2017
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)
MCCC SEEKS NOMINATIONS FOR ALUMNUS OF THE YEAR,
COLLEGE SUPPORTER OF THE YEAR
MONROE, Mich. – Monroe County Community College is seeking nominations for the 2017 MCCC Alumnus of the Year Award and the 2017 College Supporter of the Year Award.
The Alumnus of the Year Award was established by the MCCC Board of Trustees in 1996 to recognize and honor an outstanding alumnus who has made contributions to his or her career, community and the college.
Individuals eligible to receive the award include past and/or present students who have earned 24 credit hours or more or past and/or present students who have graduated from MCCC.
Nominations for this award may be submitted by past and/or present students who have earned 24 credit hours or more or past and/or present students who have graduated from MCCC, past or present MCCC faculty and staff, and the MCCC Board of Trustees. Nominations are due to the President’s Office by January 20.
The College Supporter of the Year Award may be presented annually by the Board of Trustees. Criteria considered includes: general support for the college and its programs, volunteer work that supports the college, substantial financial and/or equipment contributions to the college, substantial scholarship donations, and/or extensive participation on college advisory, standing or ad hoc committees.
Nominations for this award may be submitted by MCCC faculty and staff and the MCCC Board of Trustees. Nominations are due to the President’s Office by March 15.
Nomination forms for both awards are available by contacting the President’s Office at (734) 384-4311.
The Alumnus of the Year Nomination Form is also available on the college’s Web site at www.monroeccc.edu/alumni/alumyear.htm.
The College Supporter of the Year Nomination Form is available on the College’s web site at: www.monroeccc.edu/policies/pdfs/100%20District/167b%20college%20supporter%20form.pdf
If you have any questions, please contact Suzanne Wetzel, vice president of administration, at (734) 384-4206 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 www.monroeccc.edu.