WCC News Story Archive

High Honors and Honors

Fall 2021 High Honors and Honors Students

WCC - January 19, 2022

704 WCC students earned "High Honors" (3.8+ GPA) and 390 others earned "Honors" (3.5-3.8) distinction for the Fall 2021 semester.

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tags: High Honors, Honors, fall 2021, Student Recognition

Equity in Action winners

Two employees, one alumnus win WCC Equity in Action Awards

Rich Rezler - January 15, 2022

The Equity in Action Awards are presented annually during WCC's MLK Day Celebration, with one of the criteria for nomination being someone “who exemplifies the values and ideals of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., specifically in the areas of advocacy, leadership and service."

View Post :   Two employees, one alumnus win WCC Equity in Action Awards

tags: Awards, Diversity, Equity in Action, MLK Day

MLK Day Celebration

MLK Day Celebration: Building a 'beloved community'

Fran LeFort - January 14, 2022

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy of a nonviolent approach to equality for all was honored by WCC in a virtual celebration that united people from all walks of life, including a representative of Congress and a county prosecutor.

View Post :   MLK Day Celebration: Building a 'beloved community'

tags: MLK Day, Diversity, January 2022, On The Record

MLK Day Celebration

Public invited to virtual MLK Day Celebration at WCC

Fran LeFort - January 10, 2022

The public is invited to the virtual MLK Day celebration hosted by Washtenaw Community College from 3:30-5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 13.

View Post :   Public invited to virtual MLK Day Celebration at WCC

tags: Diversity, MLK Day

Masked students in Student Center

Start of WCC winter semester classes delayed until January 18

Fran LeFort - January 05, 2022

Classes for the Winter 2022 semester at Washtenaw Community College will begin Tuesday, January 18, delayed one week due to the high COVID-19 transmission rate within the community.

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tags: COVID-19, Safety, Winter 2022

Dr. Foege receives Medal of Freedom

Former CDC director guest speaker at WCC's National Honor Society induction Friday

Fran LeFort - January 04, 2022

Former director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Dr. William Foege will speak at this week’s induction ceremony of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at Washtenaw Community College (WCC).

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tags: Public Health, Honor Society, Phi Theta Kappa, CDC

Agnes and Stephen Reading

$1 million gift from Agnes and Stephen Reading creates 10 annual nursing scholarships

Fran LeFort - December 16, 2021

A $1 million gift to the Washtenaw Community College Foundation by Agnes and Stephen Reading will fund 10 annual full-ride scholarships for WCC nursing students. The Ann Arbor philanthropists are longtime supporters of WCC.

View Post :   $1 million gift from Agnes and Stephen Reading creates 10 annual nursing scholarships

tags: WCC Foundation, Nursing, Donation, January 2022, Scholarships, On The Record

Trevor Clayton

Student Trevor Clayton represents WCC on national transportation panel

Fran LeFort - December 15, 2021

Washtenaw Community College (WCC) student Trevor Clayton was selected as a panelist for the National Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) webinar discussion held December 3. Clayton joined peers from four other community colleges throughout the nation to discuss the many transportation fields of study and potential career paths and to impart advice to interested high school students.

View Post :   Student Trevor Clayton represents WCC on national transportation panel

tags: On The Record, Automotive, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Advanced Transportation Center, Transportation Technologies, January 2022, CCAT

Winter on campus

WCC hosts Reconnect sessions, campus tours for Winter 2022

Fran LeFort - December 09, 2021

Washtenaw Community College (WCC) is hosting weekly Michigan Reconnect sessions and in-person and virtual campus tours for students interested in enrolling for the Winter 2022 semester. Classes begin January 10.

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tags: Reconnect, admissions, enrollment, Winter 2022

WTMC student

Admissions period opens for WTMC 2022-2023 school year

Fran LeFort - December 09, 2021

Enrollment and information sessions for Washtenaw Technical Middle College (WTMC) located on the Washtenaw Community College (WCC) campus begin Tuesday, Dec. 7, for prospective new students and parents.

View Post :   Admissions period opens for WTMC 2022-2023 school year

tags: high school, wtmc, Dual-Enrollment, admissions