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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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Perkinston Campus Reflections team volunteers at Stone County SPCA

The Reflections Team at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Perkinston Campus participated in a service-learning project at the Stone County SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) animal shelter in Wiggins.  The event, held on Feb. 6, is part of the community-s
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James Meredith speaks at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College campuses

James Meredith, the first non-white student to attend a university in Mississippi, still worries about education in the state, especially for African American students.  While speaking at three Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College campuses this week, Meredith said that Mississippi
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Dr. Alessandra Feris to perform “Piano Sonatas” at MGCCC campuses

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College will present “Piano Sonatas,” a performance by Dr. Alessandra Feris on Thursday, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m. in the Jackson County Campus Fine Arts Auditorium, and on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 7 p.m. in the Jefferson Davis Campus Fine Arts Auditorium. Feris,
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