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Modesto Junior College


Art Gallery offers exhibit of works by Mariam Pakbaz

The MJC Department of Art presents "Passerine"- an exhibit of art works by Mariam Pakbaz, on display January 15 through February 7, 2018 in the 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 is scheduled for Thursday, January 24, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Turkey Trot and Gobbler Walk scheduled for December 15

The MJC Cross Country Team invites anyone looking for an exercise opportunity to burn off holiday calories and stress to participate in the 19th Annual Modesto Turkey Trot and Gobbler Walk on Saturday, December 15 at the Tuolumne River Regional Park in Modesto. The Trot, which is traditionally scheduled for Thanksgiving Day, was postponed due to weather conditions. Pre-registration is available online through Thursday, December 13. Race-day registration opens at 7:30 a.m. and closes promptly at 8:30 a.m. with registration fees ranging from $20 to $35.

MJC plans Inaugural Baccalaureate Degree Commencement Ceremony

MJC is celebrating the Class of 2018 Bachelor of Science Degree in Respiratory Care at the Inaugural Baccalaureate Commencement Ceremony on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 6 p.m. in the Performing and Media Arts Center Auditorium on East Campus. A reception for the 18 graduates and their guests will be held in the Lobby immediately following the graduation ceremony. Both the ceremony and reception are free and open to the public.

MJC hosts 81st Basketball Tournament this week

MJC is hosting the 81st Annual Men's Basketball Tournament from December 6 through December 8 in the Gymnasium on East Campus. Games are at 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, and at 12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Saturday. All high school students get in free on Dec. 6 for the 7 p.m. game between the MJC Pirates and Lassen Community College Cougars, by showing their high school ID card. Additionally, MJC staff and students displaying an ID card with a Fall 2018 sticker get in free for all tournament games.

"Make the Yuletide Bright" choral concert offered

The MJC Concert Choir and Chamber Singers are celebrating the holiday season with Make the Yuletide Bright on Friday, December 7 at 7 p.m. in the Performing and Media Arts Center Auditorium on the East Campus. The event features the music of Britten, Conte, Hairston, Lauridsen, Rutter, and Cahn and Styne, and a staged presentation of the final scene of Charles Dicken's "A Christmas Carol," including Tiny Tim. Bring the family and spend part of your holiday season enjoying an evening of Yuletide choral music!

Presentation on 1986 Chernobyl Meltdown and Consequences offered

The Modesto Area Partners in Science (MAPS) is offering a presentation on "The 1986 Chernobyl Meltdown and Consequences" by Sergei Samborski, California State University, Stanislaus on Friday, December 7 at the earlier time of 6 p.m. in Sierra Hall 132 on MJC's West Campus. Both the program and parking are free.