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Modesto Junior College


Pirates Fest fundraiser features beer, wine and food tasting

The MJC Athletics Department and MJC Foundation invite the campus and community to the 20th Annual Pirates Fest - Beer, Wine and Food Celebration on Friday, May 10, 6 - 9 p.m. in the Mary Stuart Rogers Student Learning Center on West Campus. The event features regional beers and wines for tasting, accompanied by food samples, as well as a silent auction, sports memorabilia, door prizes and music by "the Valley's DJ" D. Ferreira. Proceeds benefit the 21 sports in MJC's Athletic Program.

MJC plans 97th Commencement Ceremony

MJC is celebrating the Class of 2019 at the 97th Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 3 at 6 p.m. in the Stadium on East Campus. A reception for MJC graduates and their guests is held immediately following the graduation ceremony in the Student Center Rotunda. Both the ceremony and reception are free and open to the public.

Community Strong: MJC partnership creates CyberPatriot Boot Camp

One of MJC's many local partnership programs is the CyberPatriots Summer Boot Camp. MJC hosted the first camp in August 2018, and a second camp is planned for July 2019 on East Campus. The Boot Camp, held in partnership with SCOE, Modesto City Schools, and the Patterson, Ceres and Turlock School Districts, introduced more than 40 high school students to the principles and skills of cyber security.

Array of music styles offered at spring concerts

The MJC Department of Music is proud to present a broad assortment of music performances to wind-up the spring semester. The variety of concerts offers something to please every musical taste. Everything from electronic music to jazz, and classic orchestral to vocal music is slated for performance over the next couple of weeks!

MJC offers New Student Day

MJC is hosting a "New Student Day" to enroll high school seniors and other first time students on Thursday, June 13, 2019 on East Campus. Students meet at 8 a.m. in the Auditorium of the Performing and Media Arts Center. Incoming students can complete all enrollment steps for priority registration, and attendance and parking are free. For more information on the New Student Day or enrolling at MJC call (209) 575-6789.

MJC choirs offer "The French Connection" concert

The MJC Department of Music presents "The French Connection" - a spring choral concert - on Friday, April 26 at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Performing Art Center. The Concert Choir and Chamber Singers are performing a lively collection of choral works that showcase the surprising French connection between the influence of legendary composition teacher, Nadia Boulanger, and what has become standard "American" repertoire.