Tag: Faculty


Lori Jo Couch wins Outstanding Faculty Award

Office C-210 at MCCC has seen a lot of traffic in the last 21 years. From students coming to ask for advice to others asking for help on an assignment and alumni coming back to thank their past professor for the impact she made on their life, the office buzzes […]


Quartey’s daily messages encourage MCCC employees

To combat the fear and dread the coronavirus pandemic has sparked, Kojo Quartey, president of MCCC, has been sending daily messages of encouragement to all college employees and Board of Trustee members. Quartey said he wants the messages to act as “a common thread” to keep staff, faculty and administration […]


Rafko named as new director of admissions

Holding almost 15 years of experience working in financial aid, Rafko set his sights on maintaining a directorial position after working as an associate director of financial aid at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. “I’m on the other side of the house now,” Ryan Rafko, new director of Admissions and Guidance […]


Faculty contract negotiations finalized

Following negotiations and finalizing details, Sept. 7 saw the approval of a Master Agreement between the Monroe County Community College Faculty Association and the Community College District of Monroe County. The MCCC Board of Trustees approved the agreement unanimously. Effective immediately, the Master Agreement provides updates to current faculty contracts […]


MCCC welcomes criminal justice professor

Dan Wood has been in the field of criminal justice for 28 years. During that time, he has worked as a police officer, criminal defense attorney and teacher. These days, he uses his skills in the classroom as the assistant professor of criminal justice at MCCC. Wood plans to use […]


MCCC Hosts annual Honors Night for 2016

Students, faculty, staff, and family listen to Dr. Grace Yackee during Honors Night. (Photo by Emily Lorton) Tonight Monroe County Community College hosted the annual Honors Reception for 2016 at the La-Z-Boy Center’s Meyer Theater. College president Dr. Kojo Quartey welcomed faculty, students, family and friends who attended. Student Government […]


Honors Night: Adjunct Faculty of the Year Award

Tim Curry accepting the Adjunct Faculty of the Year award at the 2016 Honors Night ceremony. (Photo by Emily Lorton) Tim Curry was the recipient of this years Adjunct Faculty award at MCCC's Honors Night. The award was presented by Dr. Grace Yackee. Curry accepted the award in humble fashion, […]


Honors Night: Faculty of the Year Award

Dr. Joanna Sabo receives the Faculty of the Year Award at the 2016 Honors Night ceremony. (Photo by Emily Lorton) On Wednesday, April 27 Dr. Joanna Sabo was given Monroe County Community College’s Outstanding Faculty award for the 2015 -2016 school year. The award was presented by Dr. Grace Yackee. […]