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Modesto Junior College


Re/Marks art exhibit features the works of Haleh Niazmand

The MJC Art Gallery presents "Re/Marks" featuring the works of Haleh Niazmand, a professor of art at the college. The show opens on Tuesday, September 5 and runs through Thursday, September 28, 2017 in the MJC Art Gallery on the East Campus. The gallery is open 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday and admission is free. A public reception for the artist is set for Thursday, Sept. 14, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. in the Gallery.

Dance Department presents Jam 'n Jive: At the Grammy's 2017

The MJC Department of Dance presents "Jam 'n Jive: At the Grammy's 2017" on September 20, 21, 22, and 23 at 7 p.m. in the Main Auditorium of the Performing and Media Arts Center on East Campus. The evening features MJC's Off-Balance Dancers and groups from area high schools and dance studios performing a variety of jazz dance choreography set to music from the 2017 Grammy Award Winners.

MJC Agriculture recognized with two prestigious honors

MJC's Agriculture and Environmental Sciences Division recently received back-to-back honors! MJC Agriculture was named the Outstanding Post-Secondary Agricultural Education Program for 2017 by the California Agricultural Teachers' Association (CATA) at their Annual Conference this summer, and is being inducted into the National Ag Science Center's Ag Hall of Fame during their Induction Ceremony and Gala on November 3, 2017.

Logistics and Supply Management training available for fast growing job market

Logistics jobs are among the fastest growing occupations in the Central Valley region with an increasing demand for a skilled workforce. The MJC Logistics and Supply Chain Management program provides students with a vocational education and a foundation for careers in warehouse operations, inventory control, distribution center operations, production and materials planning, transportation, procurement, customer service, and import/export.

MJC students can ride MAX and StaRT buses for free!

Get on board! Modesto Junior College students can now ride Modesto Area Express (MAX) and Stanislaus Regional Transit (StaRT) buses for free simply by displaying their MJC ID card with a current semester sticker. Beginning July 1, 2017, students can ride them to campus, to work, or anywhere the buses run!

MJC selected for California Guided Pathways Project

MJC is one of the 20 community colleges selected to participate in the California Guided Pathways Project, a venture designed to substantially increase the number of students who earn a certificate or degree at a California Community College by leveraging the significant investments California has made in student success. The colleges, selected through a competitive application process, will design and implement structured academic and career pathways for all incoming students by 2019.