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MGCCC’s HEADWAE honorees visit state Capitol

 Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College was represented at the annual HEADWAE (Higher Education Appreciation Day-Working for Academic Excellence) program in Jackson on Feb. 18 by instructor Stacey N. Goudy Payton and student Robert Buntyn. Payton is currently in her tenth year as a
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Dr. Jonathan Woodward named vice president at MGCCC’s Jefferson Davis Campus

Dr. Jonathan Woodward has been named the vice president of Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Jefferson Davis Campus, Naval Construction Battalion Center and Keesler Center. Previously, he was chair of the Fine Arts Department at the college’s Jackson County Campus
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Former astronaut Fred Haise Jr. to speak at MGCCC’s STEM conference

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College will hold a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) spring conference at the Jefferson Davis Campus on Friday, Feb. 28, at 10 a.m. in the campus Fine Arts Auditorium.   Fred Haise Jr., former Apollo 13 lunar module pilot, will b
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MGCCC Perkette Dance Team auditions to be held in March

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College will hold auditions for the 2014-2015 Perkette Dance Team on Thursday, March 6 at 3 p.m. and Saturday, March 15 at 9 a.m. in Malone Hall on the Perkinston Campus.  Emphasis will be given to high kicks, marching and technique (turns, leaps, etc.
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Milkhand’s letter uncovered in MGCCC Dairy Barn more than 72 years later

At 9:45 p.m. on April 29, 1941, Perkinston Junior College student Charles Earl “C.E.” Murphy wrote a letter. He placed the letter in a canister and inserted it into a wall of the concrete-block Dairy Barn, which was completed that same year.  Seventy-two years later, on December 6, 20
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MGCCC chosen for third time to compete for Aspen Prize

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College has been selected as one of 150 community colleges nationwide determined eligible to apply for the third $1 million Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. In 2010 and 2012, MGCCC was selected for the list and is the only college in Missi
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Jefferson Davis Players to present “The Hound of the Baskervilles”

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Jefferson Davis Players will present “The Hound of the Baskervilles” on February 19-23 in the Jefferson Davis Campus Arena Theatre.   Curtain will be at 7:30 p.m. on February 19-22 and at 2 p.m. on February 23. The famous mystery, which is wr
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