Author: Ashley Atkins


Frightfully good reads at Poetry Night

A Scarecrow, a Skeleton, a Pin-up girl oh my, Where’s Waldo?   These were just some of the fantastic costumes seen Oct. 26 in the Holladay Theater at MCCC.  Lori Jo Couch, director of the Writing Center, said the event went well.  “We had a great turnout for Poetry Night,” Couch […]


Writing Center to host Poetry Night

The MCCC Writing Center is hosting a poetry night on Oct. 26 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Holladay Theater in Room C-19. The event is free and open to students and the public.    The Writing Center’s annual event mixes poetry and Halloween fun into one night. Participants […]


The fall of financial aid

When a student fears their financial aid is not going to come through, it can cause a person to want to give up. This was how I felt waiting for my financial aid package to come through. Financial aid is not an afterthought when it comes to college. It is […]


‘SNL’ alum to visit MCCC

Kevin Nealon, actor and stand-up comedian, is coming to MCCC to “Pump You Up” with his comedy act. Nealon, known for his character Franz from “Saturday Night Live,” is scheduled to perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 in the La-Z-Boy Center. Nealon became popular for his characters Franz and Mr. Subliminal […]


Ashley Atkins, Assistant Editor

My name is Ashley Atkins, this is my second semester at MCCC and on the Agora. I am pursuing a degree as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.  When I am not in class, you can usually find me in the Agora newsroom working on my latest assignment. When I have […]


Grab and Go service new to campus

A new service has been brought to MCCC called the Grab and Go. This service offers snacks to students in need at no cost. The Grab and Go is located in the waiting room of Disability Services in Founders Hall.  Amy Ockerman, Disability Services coordinator, said students will find signs […]