In this episode, Interim Superintendent/President David Martin speaks with Director of the Maurine Church Coburn School of Nursing, Laura Loop, Instructional Technologist, Pete Benavente, and nursing students Traci Jensen and Anthony Bernal about the nursing program at MPC!
02/20/2020 8:00 AM
The English & Study Skills Center offers valuable enrichment sessions for college students on a variety of topics to help improve research, writing and study skills.
02/10/2020 11:44 AM
This diverse collection of funny, sweet, and thoughtful short NEW plays has something for everyone - written by local playwrights, directed by students, and facilitated by MPC Theatre Arts Chair Teddy Eck. Join us for a fun-filled evening of exciting new theatre!
02/19/2020 6:00 AM
Monterey Peninsula College (MPC) is pleased to announce the selection of Ronnie R. Palmer as the new head football coach for the Lobos. Ronnie has an extensive career as a player and coach at many different levels. and MPC looks forward to the Fall 2020 season with Coach Palmer leading the team!
02/15/2020 9:27 PM
In this episode, Interim Superintendent/President David Martin chats with Coach Keith Berg, Dean/Athletic Director Lyndon Schutzler, Head Athletic Trainer Jeff McCart and 2 current players from MPC's Women's Softball team to learn more about the secrets to their successes, on and off the field.
02/02/2020 8:00 AM
Please join us for a look at the innovative, thought-provoking work of artists Doralisa Rosenbaum and Jennifer Kim Sohn who share with us their observations of human and animal life, both mundane and global.
01/27/2020 10:00 AM
The third President's Podcast is available now online! In this episode, Interim Superintendent/President David Martin interviews several key individuals who were influential in bringing this highly successful program to MPC.
12/19/2019 8:00 AM
The MPC online scholarship website is open now! Current MPC students and graduating high school students are eligible for numerous scholarships provided by MPC's generous donors! Don't miss your opportunity to apply! [Deadline: March 11]
12/18/2019 10:59 AM
Dr. Alan Durst, Music Department Chair, has big plans for his students, his department, and MPC's contribution to community enrichment.
12/17/2019 8:23 AM
During the week of October 14-18, EL CENTRO has organized a week of activities to build awareness of and provide support and resources to our undocumented students, campus, and community.
10/11/2019 4:25 PM
On September 27, 2019, The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) completed its comprehensive review of MPC's nursing program. The site visitors found the Maurine Coburn School of Nursing to be in compliance with several recommendations noted for strong partnerships.
10/07/2019 5:00 PM
Teddy Eck, new Theatre Arts Chair, combines diverse experience with strong commitment to students.
10/07/2019 8:23 AM
Learn more, listen now! The second President's Podcast is available online! In this episode, Interim Superintendent/President David Martin is joined by several members of the dynamic team working together at the MPC Theatre to bring you the first production of the 2019-2020 season, Frankenstein.
10/04/2019 11:00 PM
Do you like to write the spooky, scary stuff? We want to hear from you!! Submit an original short story or poem before October 11th and get published in Scheherazade!
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10/02/2019 4:00 PM
The MPC Guest Authors Series is pleased to host author and poet Victoria Chang for a reading, discussion of her work and book signing event, on Thursday, Oct 3 at 6:00pm in the Sam Karas Room in the Library & Technology Center on the Monterey campus
09/29/2019 7:00 AM
Join us on Friday from 11-12 to learn about a couple of special opportunities for students who have successfully completed statistics and are interested in exciting internships and 4-year degrees!
09/26/2019 1:09 PM
All members of the public are welcome to attend this forum to provide comment about the nursing program at MPC to the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. If unable to attend, you may send written comments to the ACEN no later than September 12, 2019.
09/22/2019 3:19 PM
It was all smiles today for MPC Lobos softball player, Alexia Torculas. This week she made a big decision by making a verbal commitment to attend and play for the University of San Diego, a Division I school in the West Coast Conference, in Fall 2020.
09/18/2019 11:46 PM
We are excited to bring you our first podcast! In this episode, Interim Superintendent/President David Martin is joined by several members of the HSI team who explain the many facets of the Title V grant and describe how it has helped MPC provide new programs and services for students in need.
09/13/2019 11:37 PM
Monterey Peninsula Community College District and Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association Reach Tentative Agreement for Three-Year Contract
On September 10, 2019, Monterey Peninsula Community College District (MPCCD) and Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association (MPCTA) successfully negotiated a tentative agreement for a new three-year faculty contract.
09/10/2019 5:00 PM
Monterey Peninsula College Foundation is looking for students with authentic personalities and stories to feature in our advertising, special promotions, social media, publications and news stories. Learn how you can participate!
09/03/2019 4:45 PM
Monterey Peninsula Community College District Board of Trustees Appoints New Trustee to Serve on Governing Board
On August 29, 2019, the Monterey Peninsula Community College District Board of Trustees provisionally appointed Ms. Rosalyn Green as the Area 1 trustee representing Seaside and Sand City.
08/30/2019 6:00 PM
Please join us for a serene and subtle experience to view the lovely, calm, Zen-inspired landscape photographs of Lewis Anderson and Darcie Sternenberg, both of Ashland, Oregon.
08/22/2019 10:00 AM
MPC launched their first program under a new Title V HSI Grant this summer. Over 100 first-time college students from over 17 different high schools participated in a 2-week summer bridge program designed to boost academic skills, increase confidence levels, and provide connections to support.
08/20/2019 11:07 PM
Monterey Peninsula College and the Monterey-Salinas Transit (MST) have partnered to provide FREE FARE Zone bus service for MPC students for both the Monterey and Marina Campuses 7 days a week!
08/12/2019 1:00 PM
This summer, ten students from the MPC Computer Information Systems Networking/Cyber Security program joined the Cisco Dream Team to support the extensive networking needs at the US Open golf championship - it was the experience of a lifetime!
08/12/2019 11:40 AM
Calling all Spanish for Spanish Speakers students! MPC is offering a 3rd level course in this curriculum! If you have taken SPAN 1SA and SPAN 1SB then check out this new course SPAN 2SA in the Fall!
07/28/2019 9:28 PM
Immerse yourself! MPC's French Conversation Class (FREN 50) is focused on practical application of French for everyday use! This fun 11-week class meets on Friday mornings and does not start until after Labor Day.
07/21/2019 10:17 PM
Monterey Peninsula College is pleased to announce a significant expansion of its free in-state tuition program, the Monterey Peninsula College Promise, for all qualifying first-year and second-year full-time students.
07/16/2019 1:00 PM
Monterey Peninsula College receives sizable state grant to grow online course offerings for career education
Monterey Peninsula College (MPC) is pleased to announce it has received a $337,000 grant through the California Community Colleges’ California Virtual Campus - Online Education Initiative grant program, Improving Online CTE Pathways.
06/26/2019 1:00 PM
MPC celebrated in a big way on June 1st, 2019 in the MPC stadium with faculty, staff, and administrators honoring this year's graduates with their families and friends!
06/05/2019 7:46 AM
David Martin Named Interim Superintendent/President of Monterey Peninsula Community College District
Monterey Peninsula Community College District (MPCCD) Board of Trustees has unanimously selected David Martin to serve as interim superintendent/president for a period of two years. Mr. Martin’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019, pending board approval of his contract.
05/30/2019 1:00 PM
Monterey Peninsula Community College District (MPCCD) Board of Trustees at their last meeting decided to continue their search for a new Superintendent/President.
05/24/2019 12:00 PM
Monterey Peninsula Community College District (MPCCD) Board of Trustees are pleased to invite the MPC campus and local community members to an open College Forum to meet MPC Superintendent/President finalist, Dr. Denise King on Tuesday, May 21 at 12:45pm.
05/19/2019 2:00 PM
Monterey Penisula Community College District Board of Trustees Announce Finalists for Superintendent/President Position
Monterey Peninsula Community College District (MPCCD) Board of Trustees are pleased to announce the selection of two finalists for the position of Superintendent/President. Open forums for the campus and community members have been scheduled for May 20th and May 21st to meet the candidates.
05/09/2019 8:00 AM
Monterey Peninsula College develops new Elementary Teacher Education Program to "Grow Our Own Teachers" on the Monterey Peninsula
MPC is pleased to announce the exciting new development of a 2+2 Teacher Preparation Program developed in partnership with CSUMB. Designed as a cohort-based program MPC will offer both full-time and part-time options to accommodate students with varying schedules.
04/28/2019 12:00 PM
"From playing stickball in the back alleys of Brooklyn to reading Homer, Sophocles and Virgil was like traveling to some distant galaxy. The joy and wonder are difficult to describe." -Elliot Ruchowitz-Roberts
04/28/2019 9:25 AM
Don't miss MPC's 13th Annual President's Address to the Community, featuring MPC Superintendent/President Dr. Walt Tribley and President's Award Recipient, Mr. Lynn Davis!
04/16/2019 9:45 AM
In response to AB-705, MPC will no longer use an assessment test for English and math course placement. Instead, students will receive an email informing them of suggested placement into transfer-level English and math based on high school records and/or self-guided placement results.
04/05/2019 3:00 PM
For MPC Counselor Elizabeth Gonzalez, each day brings rewards, challenges and new experiences!
04/01/2019 10:00 AM
PLEASE JOIN US to explore the elegant, earthy sculptures of ceramicist Linda Abrams Bisberg (FROM CHICAGO) and the graceful digital drawings of Echo Lew (BORN IN TAIWAN, NOW OF L.A.).
03/25/2019 10:00 AM
Cathryn Wilkinson, MPC's Dean of Instruction for Liberal Arts, Reflects in Middle of Second Year
03/21/2019 10:00 AM
Who says you can't go home again? Certainly not Vincent van Joolen, MPC's Dean of STEM
03/20/2019 10:00 AM
In this college forum, David Martin presents relevant statewide and community college budget information, detailed information on reimbursments under the new Student-Centered Budgetand summary information for
03/19/2019 5:00 PM
MPC Superintendent/President Dr. Walter Tribley Selected as President of Northern Wyoming Community College District
Dr. Walter Tribley, Monterey Peninsula Community College District Superintendent/President, has accepted the position as President of Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) starting in July 2019.
03/12/2019 12:00 PM
The MPC Guest Authors Series is pleased to host accomplished author and professor at San José State University, Nick Taylor, on Thursday, Mar 14 at 6:00pm in the Sam Karas Room in the Library & Technology Center on the Monterey campus
02/27/2019 8:00 AM
Some people like mathematics, there are those who loathe it, others are ambivalent, and many give it little or no thought. And then there is Jackson Hsu, Mr. Hsu loves studying math and explaining it to his students and eagerly guiding them through its intricacies.
02/25/2019 3:37 PM