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September 13, 2017

CONTACT: 
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)
jverkennes@monroeccc.edu 
 

MCCC TO HOST PRESENTATION ON ‘FAKE NEWS AND
THE CONSTITUTION’ IN HONOR OF CONSTITUTION DAY

MONROE, Mich. – In recognition of Constitution Day, Monroe County Community College will host a presentation titled “Fake News and the Constitution” on Sept. 20 from 7-9 p.m. in the La-Z-Boy Center, Meyer Theater.

The panel discussion is free and open to the public.  MCCC is located at 1555 S. Raisinville Rd. in Monroe.

Attorney Robin Luce-Herrmann will discuss the importance of the media and the First Amendment in our deeply polarized country.  Luce-Herrmann is the current general counsel for the Michigan Press Association, the official trade association for the newspapers of Michigan.

The presentation is sponsored by The Foundation at MCCC.

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.
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