KCC’s Bruin Blast welcome event for students is Sept. 9

A group of female students poses for a photo outside on campus during Bruin Blast

Kellogg Community College will officially welcome students back to campus for the Fall 2015 semester tomorrow with Bruin Blast, the College’s annual fall kick-off event for students.

Bruin Blast will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, around the reflecting pools at the front of KCC’s campus at 450 North Ave., Battle Creek. The event is free and open to the public, but giveaways – including free food and KCC T-shirts – and prize drawings will only be available to students with a current KCC ID.

The event will also include entertainment and games including a Fitness Challenge hosted by KCC’s Police Academy in the courtyard outside the library. College staff, student leaders and representatives from various community organizations will also be on hand to provide information about KCC departments, student organizations and community resources.

Welcome events will also be held at KCC’s regional centers on the following dates:

  • 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 14, at the Fehsenfeld Center in Hastings
  • 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 15, at the Grahl Center in Coldwater
  • 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, at the Eastern Academic Center in Albion
  • 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, at the Regional Manufacturing Technology Center in Battle Creek

For more information about Bruin Blast or other Student Life events on campus at KCC this fall, contact Student Life Manager Drew Hutchinson at 269-965-3931 ext. 2600 or at hutchinsond@kellogg.edu.

KCC’s Fall 2015 semester began Aug. 27. Students and prospective students who are seeking advice on courses and programs for the Spring 2016 semester, which begins Jan. 15, can contact Academic Advising at 269-965-4124. Registration for Spring 2016 semester classes opens Oct. 26.