KCC launches Bruin Youth Programming camps and events for this summer

The logo for KCC's new Bruin Youth Programming initiative.

Kellogg Community College is launching a robust new initiative this summer focused on connecting area youth with experiences related to education and careers. KCC’s new Bruin Youth Programming, administered through KCC’s Lifelong Learning Department, will expand on the College’s current… Continue Reading

KCC Radiography Program updates lab with new state-of-the-art X-ray machine

KCC Radiography students Ashley Ledford and Joshua Pitchure demonstrate the use of the program's new X-ray machine, while Radiography student Jennifer Whitaker acts as their patient.

Kellogg Community College received more than $2 million for updates to select occupational programs at the College via the state’s Community College Skilled Trades Equipment Program last year, and among the package of CCSTEP resources were funds for a new… Continue Reading

KCC assessment trainers help improve hiring process for local manufacturers

Shane Bresson, HVAC-R and Pipefitting instructor at Kellogg Community College, demonstrates one of the College’s new assessment trainers, which measures mechanical aptitude.

A batch of new assessment machines installed at Kellogg Community College’s Regional Manufacturing Technology Center shows promise at taking some of the guesswork out of the hiring process for local manufacturers. For companies looking to hire skilled workers in the… Continue Reading

KCC students, instructors collaborate on “Battle Creek” portrait photography exhibit

A portrait of Jan Cramer, photographed for an upcoming photography exhibit by KCC instructor Tom Brayne.

An upcoming photography exhibit at the Art Center of Battle Creek will showcase collaborative portraits taken by Kellogg Community College faculty members and students of more than a dozen local residents who have made a positive impact on their communities.… Continue Reading

KCC adds $2.1 million in new equipment to enhance student training

A KCC student demonstrates the use of a robot on KCC's RMTC campus in Battle Creek.

A year after receiving $2.1 million to purchase equipment to facilitate and enhance its workforce training programs, Kellogg Community College has incorporated dozens of major, state-of-the-art equipment additions into student health, law enforcement and manufacturing programs at the College. Funding… Continue Reading