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5K Zombie Run at Perkinston Campus hosts estimated 225 runners

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Perkinston Campus held its second annual 5K Zombie Run on October 30 at A.L. May Memorial Stadium.  An estimated 225 runners were involved in the event, which included awards for best time for male and female runners, top three survivors, top
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MGCCC’s Jackson County Campus to hold Trunk or Treat

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Jackson County Campus will hold its second annual Trunk or Treat on Thursday, Oct. 30, from 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. in the campus’ northeast parking lot (near the Admissions, Counseling and Career Center). The event is offered as a safe a
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MGCCC’s Bulldog Day has record attendance

Almost 2,100 high school students attended Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Bulldog Day on Thursday, October 23, an increase of more than 600 attendees from last year.  On the Perkinston Campus, which is MGCCC’s traditional college campus, there were 1,212 students and 98 pa
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MGCCC instructor chosen as state representative for TYCA Southeast

Dr. Gaye Winter, Language Arts instructor at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Perkinston Campus, was chosen as the Mississippi State Representative for the Two Year College Association (TYCA) Southeast Chapter.  She will serve in this capacity until 2017. TYCA is affiliated
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MGCCC instructor named 2014 Outstanding Career and Office Technology Educator

Lisa Courtney, Career-Tech Department chair at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Perkinston Campus and Business and Office Technology instructor, was named the 2014 Outstanding Career and Technical Business Educator by the Mississippi Business Education Association in Septemb
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MGCCC’s Dr. Madelon Gruich named Outstanding Community College Business Educator

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College instructor Dr. Madelon Gruich was named the 2014 Outstanding Community College Business Educator by the Mississippi Business Education Association (MBEA) during its annual conference in September. The MBEA is a professional organization of busi
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MGCCC comptroller chosen 2014 Outstanding Business Officer

Shelly Ford, comptroller at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, was selected as the 2014 Outstanding Business Officer Award by the Community College Business Officers (CCBO) Association.  Ford, who has worked at MGCCC for two and a half years, is an MGCCC alumna and a former Alu
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