College records approximately 20% enrollment increase
Preliminary head-count numbers for the College's fall semester indicate a twenty percent (20%) increase
over Fall 2015 number! Many of the new students are from NERSBA
(North East Regional School for Biotechnology and Agriscience) in Jamesville, as well as students from Martin County High Schools and the Bertie Early College High
Green chosen to lead Institutional Research and Effectiveness
Maureen Green is the new Director
of Institutional Research and Effectiveness
for the College. She was previously
the College’s Academic Skills Coordinator. Green started
her new duties on August 12.
New Martin Messenger released
The September edition of the Martin Messenger
has been released. See it now
New job opportunities at MCC
Ready for an exciting, challenging career at a fast-paced college? Check out MCC's current employment opportunities
for the latest on how you can serve the college and your community.
Larry Johnson joins college as Fire-Training Coordinator
Larry Johnson has accepted a position to serve as the college's new Fire-Training Coordinator. Johnson comes to the college with thirty years of experience as a firefighter. He has also worked for the city of Rocky Mount fire
department and as a Battalion Chief in the Operations Division.
Naomi Roberts wins patients' choice award
Naomi Roberts, Emergency Room RN at Martin General Hospital and Nurse-Aid Instructor for the college, was presented with the hospital's annual Patient Choice
Award on June 1. Among the comments submitted with her nominations: "compassionate, efficient, dedicated, thorough, encouraging, always willing to help, goes above and beyond the call of duty, and the best nurse ever!"
Roberts has worked for the hospital for 15 years and has trained Nurse Aids at MCC for five years.
NC Volunteer Fireman's Association supports MCC
A regional chapter of the NC Volunteer Fireman's Association met on the campus of MCC on June 25. Immediately following their meeting, the group's president, Mr. William Harkley, and other member's of the organization, presented MCC's Director of Basic Skills, Jeri Griffin, with a generous gift of $1,200. The money will be used to pay for GED testing fees which, over the past year, have increased from $35 to $104, making it impossible for many to obtain their high-school equivalency credential.