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Ten graduate from MGCCC’s Shipfitter Bootcamp

Ten new shipfitters graduated from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Shipfitter Bootcamp on April 9 at the college’s Advanced Manufacturing and Technology Center in Gulfport.  Each graduate has already received at least one job offer from MGCCC industry partners who participa
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Jefferson Davis Campus announces Student Art Competition winners

The Jefferson Davis Campus of Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College opened the Student Art Exhibit and Competition on April 16 with a reception recognizing the competition winners. The exhibit, which can be viewed in the campus Fine Art Gallery, will continue through May 1. More th
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MGCCC’s Joshua Womble receives state Youth of the Year scholarship

Culinary Arts student Joshua Womble received a $5,000 scholarship as state winner of the Boys and Girls Club’s Youth of the Year competition. Womble, a freshman at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Jefferson Davis Campus, competed against 20 other contestants for the award an
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Author Carolyn Haines to speak at MGCCC’s annual Writing Contest Awards

Well-known Mississippi author Carolyn Haines will be the keynote speaker for the 21st annual Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Writing Contest Awards on Thursday, April 23, at the college’s Jefferson Davis Campus.  The ceremony will begin at 12:30 p.m. in the Arena Theatre and
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Six MGCCC students selected for PTK’s 2015 All-Mississippi Academic Team

Six Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College students were honored on March 25 by the Mississippi Legislature for being named to the Phi Theta Kappa All-Mississippi Academic Team. MGCCC team members are Perkinston Campus students Sarah Graham and Austin Rogers; Jefferson Davis Campus
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Perkinston Campus Arts Center hosts Mississippi sculptor, artist Dylan Karges

An exhibition by artist Dylan Karges opened at the Visual Arts Center Gallery on Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Perkinston Campus on April 13. The exhibit, “Trial and Error,” will be on display through June 19. Karges, an artist with the Cobb Institute of Archaeology at Mi
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Jackson County Campus students win five awards at state art competition

Four Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College art students won five major awards at the Mississippi Community/Junior College Art Instructors Association statewide art competition held in March. “I’m very proud of our students, and the fact that their talents can be recogni
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