Dan Jenkins, a tenured professor at Mendocino College, recently accepted the H. Sanford Gum Service Award for his tremendous efforts in the field of Cooperative Work Experience Education (CWEE). Completing his twenty-first year of instructing at Mendocino College, this prestigious award came as no surprise to the College Administration or Jenkin’s colleagues.
- May 12, 2016
- May 11, 2016
The Mendocino College Theatre Arts Department will present the Thirteenth Annual Festival of New Plays on Friday and Saturday, May 20 and 21 at 8 PM in the College’s Little Theatre, Room 710, on the Ukiah campus.
- May 4, 2016
The 28th Annual Latino Student Retreat, sponsored by the Mendocino College Foundation, will take place on Friday, May 6, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. beginning at the Center for Visual and Performing Arts.
- April 20, 2016
For the past fifteen years, the Mendocino College Dance Department has acknowledged National Dance Week with its own celebration of dance, the Spring Dance Festival, and this year is no exception! Ballet, contemporary, jazz, Middle Eastern, hip hop, and tap dance are just a handful of dance forms that will delight those who attend this event on Friday and Saturday, April 29 & 30 at 7:30 PM and Sunday, May 1 at 2:00 PM in the Mendocino College Center Theatre in Ukiah. “This event is one of Mendocino College’s most popular yearly events.
- April 19, 2016
The Mendocino College Art Gallery cordially invites the public to view various art forms presented by our very own Mendocino College students. Paintings, ceramics, photography, and sculptures will proudly be on display. Don’t miss out on our largest and most popular show of the year as well as a wonderful opportunity to support your local artists!
- April 12, 2016
Friends of the Mendocino College Library, an affiliate of the Mendocino College Foundation, are hosting mystery author Waights Taylor Jr. for its third reading in the spring reading series. He will be reading from his new novel, Touch of Redemption, on Thursday, April 21st at 7 PM in Room 4210, upstairs in the new college library. The college is located at 1000 Hensley Creek Rd. in Ukiah. Admission to the event is free.
- March 30, 2016
As part of ongoing efforts to train for emergency situations, Mendocino College and local law enforcement agencies partnered today for an active shooter training scenario at the Mendocino College Ukiah Campus. The collaboration was led by the Mendocino County Sheriff’s office and included participation by the Ukiah Police Department, Ft.
- March 2, 2016
Mendocino College is now working with the Center for Urban Education (CUE) to foster educational equality among all students enrolling at their four educational centers in Mendocino and Lake Counties. Mendocino College is partnering with CUE to undertake equity work focused on changing policy and practices in order to improve educational outcomes for all students.
- February 29, 2016
The Mendocino College Theatre Arts Department will present Tom Stoppard’s exhilarating play Arcadia in March. Performances will run March 11-20 in Mendocino College’s Center Theatre on the Ukiah Campus. The play, under the direction of adjunct theatre instructor Jason Davis, features a cast of 12 extraordinary local performers, including eight full-time college theatre conservatory students. According to Davis, “the play is full of wit and humor. It explores the deep underpinnings of humanity and science, loss and discovery. It is a feast of words and meaning.”
- February 9, 2016
Mendocino College will offer its first Construction Fundamentals Class (SST 180) at the Lake Center beginning on February 27th, 2016. The class, an introduction to construction skills and methods, covers a range of topics from safe tool use and construction practices to fundamental building skills and an overview of construction topics. All members of the community are welcome to register for the class, which starts on February 27th. This course will be held at the Mendocino College Lake Center in Lakeport, all members of the community are welcome to enroll.