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Modesto Junior College


MJC celebrates Homecoming this Saturday!

Join us for the 2018 Football Homecoming Celebration as the MJC Pirates host West Hills College this Saturday, October 20 in the Stadium on East Campus. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. and kick-off is at 6 p.m.

MJC hosts Truck and Tractor Pull at the Ag Pavilion

MJC's Agriculture and Environmental Science Division hosts the annual MJC Truck and Tractor Pull this Saturday, October 20 in the Agriculture Center for Education Pavilion located on West Campus at 2201 Blue Gum Avenue in Modesto. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. with pulling starting at 6 p.m. Tickets are available in advance through the Box Office, 575-6776, or online at and will also be for sale at the Pavilion beginning at 2 p.m. on the day of the event.

MJC Theater stages Peter and the Starcatcher

The MJC Theater Department presents a family-friendly adventure story with "Peter and the Starcatcher" by Rick Elice with music by Wayne Barker, and directed by MJC Theatre Professor Lynette Borrelli-Glidewell. Performances are October 26 and 27, and November 1, 2 and 3 at 7 p.m., and November 4 at 2 p.m. in the Main Auditorium of the Performing and Media Arts Center on East Campus.

Presentation on "Caves and Climate Change: Lessons from the Ancient Maya" offered

The Modesto Area Partners in Science (MAPS) is offering a presentation on "Caves and Climate Change: Lessons from the Ancient Maya" by Holley Moyes, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Archeology at University of California, Merced, on Friday, October 26 at 7:30 pm in Sierra Hall 132 on MJC's West Campus. Both the program and parking are free. Moyes is an anthropological archaeologist who specializes in the archaeology of religion and in ancient Mesoamerican civilizations.

Art Gallery offers photography exhibit by Rudi Amedeus Blondia

The MJC Art Department presents "To Photograph the Woman" - an exhibit of photography by Rudi Amedeus Blondia, now through October 25, 2018 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 is scheduled for Thursday, October 11, 5:30 - 7 p.m. with Blondia speaking around 6 p.m. in the MJC Art Gallery. The reception is free of charge and light refreshments are served.

Two presentations by Temple Grandin offered at MJC

MJC invites the campus and community to presentations by Temple Grandin, Ph.D., a prominent author and speaker on both autism and animal behavior. She will speak on "Understanding Animal Behavior" on Tuesday, Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. in the Agriculture Pavilion on West Campus, and the event is free. On Wednesday, Nov. 7, Dr. Grandin will present "Calling All Minds: Educating Students Who Think Differently" at 7:30 p.m. in the Auditorium on East Campus. This presentation is SOLD OUT.