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Severe Weather Update

Due to severe weather, all Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College classes and operations at all campuses and locations will close at 5:00 pm today, Wednesday, June 21. MGCCC classes and operations will resume at all locations tomorrow, Thursday, June 22 at 10:00 am. MGCCC Administra
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MGCCC Perkinston Campus to hold Performing Arts Workshop in June

The annual Performing Arts Workshop at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Perkinston Campus will be held June 26-30.  The always popular summer camp is for children who just finished first through eighth grades, and includes workshops in acting, dancing, singing and visu
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2017 Hurricane Season Update

With the 2017 hurricane season beginning June 1, the college administration has made preparations for potential storms and storm surges/flooding. All college employees are encouraged to take a moment to review their campus and department severe-weather policies and plans and go over t
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MGCCC alumna, retiree named Poet of the Year

Elaine McDermott was named Mississippi Poetry Society’s 2017 Poet of the Year and received a Lifetime Achievement Award during a ceremony on April 29, at the society’s Spring Festival in Southhaven. During the ceremony, McDermott read from her latest collection, “By the Rivers of Baby
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MGCCC Perkette Dance Team to hold auditions

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkette Dance Team will hold auditions on Monday, May 22, 2017, from 1-5 p.m., in the Malone Hall Dance Studio.  All squad members must try out each year. Since 1952, the Perkettes have performed at athletic events and other functions at Gulf
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MGCCC to hold 2017 Commencement Ceremony on May 11

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College will hold its 2017 Commencement Ceremony at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi. More than 1,100 graduates are expected to participate in the event. This year, 2,265 individuals are earning 3,580 credentials
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MGCCC’s Mattina named to Mississippi College Sports Hall of Fame

Dr. Janey Mattina, speech instructor at MGCCC’s Jefferson Davis Campus, was named to Mississippi College’s Sports Hall of Fame in April.  A 1991 graduate of MC, Mattina was selected for the Hall of Fame because of her stellar career in volleyball while at the college. Mattina was recr
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