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Modesto Junior College


Speech and Debate Team sweeps up another first-place win

MJC's Speech and Debate Team swept up another first place sweepstakes award at the Santa Rosa Invitational Forensics Tournament held October 6-7, 2017, at Santa Rosa Junior College. This marks the second tournament this fall the MJC squad has out-spoken other two-year and four-year institutions to win the coveted top prize. The ten competing MJC team members brought home a total of 19 awards.

The Tempest in sci-fi lands on MJC's stage in October

The MJC Theater Department presents a science fiction version of William Shakespeare's The Tempest on October 19, 20, 21, 26, 27 and 28 at 7 p.m. and October 29 at 2 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Performing and Media Arts Center on East Campus. The play is in Shakespeare's original language with added dialog to keep within the genre of a sci-fi movie circa 1950's. The production incorporates many technical delights, including aliens of all galaxies, starships, a magic crystal ball, and monsters - both human and otherwise.

Guitar Festival scheduled for October 17-21

The Music Departments of Modesto Junior College, San Joaquin Delta College, University of the Pacific and California State Universities of Sacramento and Stanislaus present the Guitarraganza 2017 - Guitar Festival, October 17 through October 21. The first four concerts are all scheduled for 7 p.m. in the Music Recital Hall on MJC's East Campus, and the final concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. in Snider Hall at CSU Stanislaus in Turlock. Tickets for the Oct. 17-20 concerts are $10 general admission and $5 for students and seniors, and are available at the MJC Box Office and Recital Hall door beginning 90 minutes prior to each performance.

Acrylic Paintings by Bruce Klein on display at MJC Art Gallery

The Modesto Junior College Department of Art presents Non Objectivity by Design: Acrylic Paintings by Bruce Klein from Tuesday, October 3 through Thursday, October 26, 2017 in the MJC Art Gallery on the East Campus. The gallery is open 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday and admission is free. A public reception for the artist will be held on Thursday, October 12, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. in the Gallery.

MJC Dairy Judging Team wins big at two competitions

The Modesto Junior College Dairy Judging Team won 1st High Team Overall at The BIG E - Eastern States Exposition Dairy Cattle Judging Contest, September 16 in Springfield, MA, and 3rd High Team on Monday September 19 at the Pennsylvania All-American Dairy Show in Harrisburg, PA. Congratulations to MJC's team members Heidi Omlin, Caroline Lee, Nicole Sanders and Anneka Jacobi, and their coach Bill Hobby, Professor of Agriculture!

Civic Engagement Project offers Fall Film and Lecture Series

The MJC Civic Engagement Project invites the campus and community to the 2017 Fall Film and Lecture Series with the screening of three thought-provoking films this semester. The free events begin at 7 p.m. in Forum 110 on MJC's East Campus, and there is an opportunity for discussion following each film. Films include Making of a Gangsta on October 5, The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution on October 19, and The White Helmets on November 2.