KCC alum Hunter Mauk wins $500 math scholarship from MichMATYC

Hunter Mauk, right, accepts the award for Outstanding Full-Time Arts & Sciences Graduate from KCC President Mark O’Connell at the KCC Awards Banquet in April.

Kellogg Community College graduate Hunter Mauk has been awarded a $500 Karen Sharp Student Scholarship Award from the Michigan Mathematical Association of Two Year Colleges (MichMATYC). Mauk, of Bedford, graduated from KCC in 2016 with an Associate in Science degree… Continue Reading

“A joy and privilege”: Diane and John Kellogg give the gift of education

A portrait of KCC scholarship donors John and Diane Kellogg.

Education is a family affair for Diane and John Kellogg, whose endowed Diane and John Kellogg Scholarship fund provides $1,000 each year to help fund expenses for education majors at KCC. The couple and their three grown children – two… Continue Reading

High achiever: Trustee, Transfer Scholar Eric McClure motivated by scholarships

A portrait of KCC alumnus Eric McClure

Eric McClure was no stranger to achievement when he was awarded the Kellogg Community College Board of Trustees Scholarship in 2013. A graduate of Athens High School, McClure was on the school’s honor roll every semester, was valedictorian of his… Continue Reading

Alumnus Jordan Blekking to speak at KCC Aug. 6

KCC alumnus Jordan Blekking working with the Peace Corps in Zambia.

Kellogg Community College alumnus and Peace Corps volunteer Jordan Blekking will return to KCC next month to share Peace Corps experiences and knowledge about gardening with the public. Blekking will speak at the College’s Service-Learning Lunch and Learn Experience: Garden Edition… Continue Reading

Peace Corps volunteer Jordan Blekking to speak at KCC June 26

Kellogg Community College will host college alumnus and Peace Corps volunteer Jordan Blekking at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, when Blekking will deliver a presentation highlighting his experiences while on assignment in Zambia. The event, which is free and open to… Continue Reading

KCC grad Sandra Kelly completes ACNP board certification

Article courtesy of Bronson Battle Creek Kellogg Community College graduate Sandra Kelly, RN, BSN, MSN, ELNEC, palliative care liaison at Bronson Battle Creek (BBC) has successfully completed her adult clinical nurse practitioner board certification (ACNP-BC). Like other advanced practice nursing roles,… Continue Reading

Alumni profile: KCC helped Senator Mike Nofs realize his dream

Editor’s note: The following article was published in July in Kellogg Community College’s Summer 2012 edition of CareerFocus magazine with the headline, “From police cadet to senator: Senator Mike Nofs realized his dream … with help from KCC.” View the full CareerFocus publication online… Continue Reading