KCC students, staff volunteers refresh Binder Park Zoo’s ZooLights decorations

Kellogg Community College students and staff work together to attach new energy-efficient LED lights to the Binder Park Zoo ZooLights decorations at KCC’s Regional Manufacturing Technology Center during a Bruins Give Back volunteer event in November 2016.

Visitors enjoying the colorful lights at Binder Park Zoo this holiday season will be enjoying the fruits of a yearlong community partnership. Nearly a year ago, the zoo approached staff from Kellogg Community College’s Industrial Electricity and Electronics Program to… Continue Reading

KCC the only community college in Michigan named to the 2015 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for work in community service

Volunteers pose for a group photo while working in KCC's community garden during a Bruins Give Back volunteer event.

Kellogg Community College is the only community college and one of just 16 colleges and universities in the state to be listed on the 2015 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest federal recognition an institution can receive… Continue Reading

First KCC Bruins Give Back volunteer event of Fall 2016 semester is Sept. 30

Bruins Give Back participants pose for a group photo while working outside.

The first Bruins Give Back volunteer service event of Kellogg Community College’s Fall 2016 semester will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Friday, Sept. 30, at four locations in Battle Creek. A collaborative, campus-wide service program involving the College’s… Continue Reading

KCC students receive statewide awards for dedication to community service

KCC students Stacey Hapner, left, and Maria Hurtado at the MiCC Awards Gala April 7 at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center in East Lansing.

Two Kellogg Community College students were honored with Michigan Campus Compact (MiCC) Commitment to Service awards last month for their dedication and commitment to community service while students at KCC. The students, who received the awards for community projects completed… Continue Reading

KCC’s final Bruins Give Back volunteer event of the spring is April 22

Bruins Give Back participants pose for a group photo while working outside.

The third and final Bruins Give Back volunteer service event of Kellogg Community College’s Spring 2016 semester will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Friday, April 22, at two locations in the Battle Creek area. A collaborative, campus-wide service… Continue Reading

KCC collecting K-12 books on campus this month for donation

A Read n' Give donation box for books, located in the KCC library.

Kellogg Community College is observing National Reading Month this month by collecting new and gently used K-12 level books to redistribute to community members and organizations that need them. Individuals interested in donating books can drop them off in KCC’s… Continue Reading

KCC’s next Bruins Give Back volunteer event is March 18

Bruins Give Back participants pose for a group photo while working outside.

The second Bruins Give Back volunteer service event of Kellogg Community College’s Spring 2016 semester will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Friday, March 18, at two locations in Battle Creek. A collaborative, campus-wide service program involving the College’s… Continue Reading