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Halloween-themed Learning Carnival to be held on campus

There will be a Halloween-themed Learning Carnival on Oct. 25 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Success Center located in Founders Hall. The event is intended to increase awareness of student resources at the Student Success Center. Attendees will be able to meet with members of mental […]


‘Frightful Nights’ performance to be held at MCCC

The Agora Chorale and College-Community Symphony Band will host a “Frightful Nights” concert on Oct. 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Meyer Theater. The concert will feature Halloween-themed pieces performed by the band and choir. There will also be a performance from the Inside Out Dance Ensemble. Mark Felder, director […]


MCCC Student Government hosting Halloween events on campus

Editor’s note: This version of the story removes the canceled Trunk or Treat that was scheduled for Oct. 28. In true Halloween spirit, MCCC Student Government will be hosting numerous festive events starting Friday from Oct. 20 until Wednesday, Oct. 25. All events will be held on campus and are […]


The Forum: Writing Fellows Riley Burns and Brooklyn Kayson

The Forum is the Agora’s interview show. This episode, we interviewed Riley Burns and Brooklyn Kayson about the Writing Center. The show is scheduled to run at 6 p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m. Tuesdays on Comcast channels 21 and 916 and Charter channel 187. The station is also live streaming […]


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 […]


Auditions to be held for MCCC’s annual play

MCCC students have a chance to show off their talent. MCCC’s student play this year is “PUFFS: or, Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic (One Act for Young Wizards Edition)” by Matt Cox. Angie Lai, adjunct theater instructor and director, said she is seeking […]


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 […]


The PSL is overrated

Starbucks released its annual pumpkin spice latte, also called the “PSL,” on Aug. 24 this year. The drink’s default, grande-sized, hot version includes two shots of espresso, four pumps of pumpkin sauce, whipped cream, 2% milk and pumpkin spice topping. I’ve heard this drink described as “perfectly sweet” and “a […]


‘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 […]