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Modesto Junior College


MJC Football Kickoff Dinner planned

MJC Athletics and the MJC Foundation invite the campus and community to the 4th Annual Football Kickoff Dinner on Saturday, August 18, in the Agriculture Center for Education on West Campus. The fundraiser for MJC's football program begins with a social at 6 p.m., followed at 6:30 p.m. by dinner, auction and an opportunity drawing. Attendees have the opportunity to meet the Pirates' head football coach, Rusty Stivers and the team's assistant coaches. The campus and community are also invited to the Pirates' first home game on Saturday, September 1, at 6 p.m. in the Stadium on East Campus.

Transfer Day and College Night offer students access to college information

MJC and high school students have a chance to pick up information and ask questions of representatives from over 60 four-year colleges and universities at Modesto Junior College's Transfer Day and College Night scheduled for Wednesday, August 29, 2018. Transfer Day is held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and College Night is 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The free events are held outside between the Center for Advanced Technologies and Student Services Building on East Campus.

TRIO SSS is accepting applications for the 2018-2019 academic year!

Are you interested in transferring to a 4-year university? Consider applying to be part of MJC's TRIO Student Support Services program! Students in the program benefit from priority registration, exclusive scholarship opportunities, one-on-one academic/career counseling, campus visits and more! Space is limited so apply today! Visit the TRIO SSS Office in Morris Building 107 on East Campus, or call (209) 575-6189.

MJC Foundation presents Rick Armendariz with 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award

The Modesto Junior College Foundation proudly announces the selection of Rick Armendariz, Assistant Police Chief with the Modesto Police Department and the Interim Deputy City Manager for the City of Modesto as recipient of the 2018 MJC Distinguished Alumni Award. Mr. Armendariz was honored during MJC's 96th Commencement Ceremony on April 27, 2018.

Nineteen MJC programs honored as Strong Workforce Stars

Nineteen career education programs at Modesto Junior College have earned the California Community Colleges' Strong Workforce Stars Recognition this spring. These programs are recognized for the success of their students as measured by increased earnings, attainment of a livable wage and employment in their industry field of study. Strong Workforce Stars is an annual recognition for career education programs whose graduates show significant gains in factors important for advancing social mobility.

Sociology students seek to make a difference through websites

MJC students enrolled in Dr. J. Douglas Penn's Sociology of Family, and Race and Ethnicity courses are given the option to be an activist by contributing to their community via research. Over the last two years, students choosing activism have developed and continue to maintain two group project websites that seek to make a positive difference on campus, in the community and beyond.