• MCCC opens new Veterans Middle
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    MCCC opens new Veterans Middle

    MCCC opens new Veterans Middle

    Monroe County Group Faculty officers lower the ceremonial ribbon Monday on a brand new Veterans Middle.

    The middle is positioned in Room 141 within the not too long ago renovated Founders Corridor. It’s proper off the Vajcner Educational Commons.

    “The brand new heart is a spot the place veterans can come to review, loosen up and discover fellowship with different veterans,” Gerald McCarty, director of pupil success at MCCC, stated.

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    Several veterans who participated in the ribbon-cutting enjoy the new space. Chris Morin, who performed the National Anthem during the ceremony; Jeff Wyzrowski; Alvin Bond, Monroe VFW post commander and district VFW officer, and Steve Mapes, associate professor of counseling, are seated (from left).

    McCarty labored with Al Bond, commander of the Monroe Veterans of Overseas Wars, on the middle. La-Z-Boy Inc. donated the furnishings.

    Members from the Monroe VFW might be on campus weekly to fulfill with veterans, reply questions, supply assist, refer them to assets, help with acquiring army paperwork and data. A schedule might be launched quickly.

    “Monroe County Group Faculty is devoted to supporting our army veterans, and we welcome all of our veterans to make the most of this inviting new house and entry the companies of our companions on the Monroe VFW,” Dr. Kojo A. Quartey,” MCCC president stated. “We additionally encourage all veterans eligible for academic advantages beneath relevant public legal guidelines to fulfill with our registrar’s workplace for info, steerage and counseling to assist them put these advantages to make use of.”