Author: Todd Salisbury

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Agora gets new look

The Agora changed its website Sept. 6. The website, mcccagora.com, went from a clunky custom Uloop content management system to a more visually pleasing, streamlined system using WordPress. With WordPress, the Agora is able to better cater to its audience with a more reliable system that hosts better capabilities for […]

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RCTC is here to help at MCCC

Websites change, passwords need resetting and sometimes computers are just frustrating. While Google can help solve many problems, it can’t assist with specific questions or accounts. Karen Kuhl, the computer lab coordinator, said MCCC’s Regional Computer Technology Center (RCTC) and the Business Learning Lab (BLL) can help with specific questions […]

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Witt Lowry flies under the radar with new album

The album cover of “Nevers Road” takes listeners down the trails of Nevers Road, a location Witt Lowry grew up by.     When you mix the emotional storytelling aspect of NF and blend it with speedy lines like Eminem, you get the underground rapper Witt Lowry. The 28-year-old Connecticut […]

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MCCC Foundation hosts 25th annual golf outing

People were all smiles as the sun rose at Carrington Golf Club on Sept. 6 for the 25th Annual MCCC Alumni Association Scholarship Golf Outing. Through the golf outing, the college has awarded 124 Alumni Association Scholarships and raised a total $113,475 since starting in 1995. The golf outing raises […]

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Flu shot clinic announced

The Respiratory Therapy Program will host a flu shot clinic at the gymnasium of the Welch Health Education Building Monday, Sept. 9, MCCC announced. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is for students, employees and the community. Flu shots will be administered by trained CVS […]

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Logic releases second album of 2019

“Confessions of a Dangerous Mind” the latest by rapper Logic/ Bobby Tarantino seems more like confessions of a confused mind. This is the second album from Logic in 2019, and the fourth in the span of two years. The album runs 55 minutes long and is sprinkled with star studded […]

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MCCC celebrates its 52 commencement

Photo by Vanessa Ray  Graduate Ali Mutahr kisses his son Mutahr Ali during Monroe County Community College's 52nd Commencement Friday evening. The cool, damp, cloudy day didn’t drag down the spirit of MCCC’s 2019 graduating class. Held on May 3, MCCC celebrated the graduation of over 350 students. The College/Community […]

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Graduating culinary arts students host their final campus event

Bittersweet is how Chef Kevin Thomas described the afternoon as he named off another group of graduated chefs. Families and MCCC administration joined in the cafeteria Wednesday evening to honor and congratulate the newly certified chefs as well as sample some of their finest creations as they catered their last […]

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MCCC hosts sports impact luncheon

From (left) Lisa Jennings, Herman Moore, Wendy Klinski, Joique Bell, and Dr. James Miller attended the Sports Impact Luncheon to discuss suicide and the struggles of addiction. MCCC provided the La-Z-Boy Center’s Meyer Theatre for a Sports Impact Luncheon on April 24. The event, which is part of the Sports […]

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Logic’s “Supermarket” seems bare

Sometimes artists shouldn’t crossover genres just because they can. Logic’s new surprise album “Supermarket,” a soundtrack released alongside his New York Times Bestselling book of the same name, is the latest example of hip hop artists trying to go indie, alternative or rock. Unlike Logic’s book, his album isn’t being […]