KCC’s Bruin Bookstore collects 72 pairs of used shoes for donation, recycling

Shoes donated to the Bruin Bookstore's Sneaker Collection campaign, shot by bookstore clerk Kari Barton.

Kellogg Community College’s Bruin Bookstore collected 72 pairs of shoes for donation and recycling in April. This is the third consecutive year that staff at the KCC bookstore have collected gently used or worn out shoes during an annual Sneaker… Continue Reading

KCC Dental Clinic upgrades include new patient chairs, improved workflow

KCC Dental Hygiene student Alexis Kosten works on “patient” and Dental Hygiene student Addie Etelamaki during class in KCC’s Dental Hygiene Clinic.

Editor’s note: The following article first appeared on page 4 of the May 12, 2016, edition of the Battle Creek Shopper News. Kellogg Community College students and community members alike are benefiting from the most significant upgrades to the college’s… Continue Reading

KCC offering CNA training this summer in Albion, Battle Creek and Coldwater

CNA students pose for a group photo in class.

Kellogg Community College is accepting applications now for several sections of Nursing Assistant Training Program courses beginning in June and July. Upcoming training sections are offered on KCC campuses in Albion, Battle Creek and Coldwater for the following dates: June… Continue Reading

KCC hosting career camp for high schoolers June 20-23

A view of the reflecting pools area in front of the North Avenue campus on a sunny summer day.

Area high school students will have the hands-on chance to explore future career options during Kellogg Community College’s Career Exploration Experience camp in June. The camp runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, June 20, through Thursday, June 23,… Continue Reading

Dual-enrolled student Noel Ramos, 15, graduates with two college degrees as a high school sophomore

KCC alumna Noel Ramos poses at the main entrance to KCC's North Avenue campus in Battle Creek.

When 15-year-old Noel Ramos graduates from high school in 2018, she can frame her diploma and hang it next to the two degrees she earned after graduating from Kellogg Community College this spring. Ramos, of Bedford, is a sophomore at Gull… Continue Reading

View KCC commencement photo galleries and share your photos with the hashtag #alwaysabruin

Graduates hug during KCC's 2014 commencement ceremony.

Congratulations, graduates! Kellogg Community College’s 2016 commencement ceremony begins at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 12, at Kellogg Arena in downtown Battle Creek. As usual, we’ll be there to take photos, which we’ll then share on KCC’s Facebook, Instagram and Twitter… Continue Reading