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Kirtland Nursing Student Paddles with AuSable Canoe Marathon Legend Al Widing Sr.

Kirtland Nursing Student Teams Up With AuSable Canoe Legend

Roscommon, MI – Kirtland Community College nursing student Hailey McMahon joins forces with canoeing legend Al Widing Sr., to take on a vast field of paddlers in the 2012 AuSable River Canoe Marathon. McMahon, 21, began canoeing last August when she first paddled with Widing to prepare for a short race in December.  After teaming up for a second race in … [Read more...]

Warbler’s Nest Offers Summer Camps for Kids

Kirtland Community College’s early childhood center, the Warbler’s Nest, is offering fun-filled, action-packed summer camp opportunities for children between the ages of five and 12 years.  This is the second year the Warbler’s Nest will host camp for students on summer vacation throughout the region. “We are excited because our summer camp programs give … [Read more...]

Kirtland Welcomes New Employees

Kirtland Community College welcomes new staff members Gabrielle Likavec, Lisa Kieb and Ryan Madis, who enhance the college’s ability to better serve students, faculty and fellow staff. Lisa Kieb joins the President’s Office staff as Administrative Assistant to Kirtland’s president, Dr. Thomas Quinn.  Kieb, who lives in Roscommon, says joining Kirtland is … [Read more...]

Kirtland Community College Revs Up at Whittemore Speedway

Kirtland Community College is lighting up the track at Whittemore Speedway on Saturday nights this summer with a very special Limited Late Model (LLM) race car, thanks to Instructor of Automotive Technology, Bob Oakes. Oakes, who has been an instructor at Kirtland for more than seven years, built his Chevy Monty Carlo LLM from the chassis up with the help … [Read more...]

Kirtland Solidifies Reverse Transfer Agreement

Kirtland Signs Reverse Transfer Agreement

Kirtland Community College joins two other community colleges in northern Michigan to form a regional credit transfer partnership with Ferris State University and Lake Superior State University.  The new “reverse transfer agreement” creates a collaborative process in which students transferring from community college to either of these universities are able … [Read more...]

Kirtland Announces 2011-12 Winter Semester Honors List

Officials at Kirtland Community College recently recognized students for their academic achievements during the 2011-12 winter semester which earned them placement on the college’s dean’s and president’s lists. To qualify for the president’s list, candidates must be full-time students who earn a grade-point average between 3.8 and 4.0. Dean’s list … [Read more...]

Kirtland Regional Police Academy Honors Graduating Class

Kirtland Regional Police Academy will honor its thirty-fourth graduating class with ceremonies in the Performing Arts Center at Kirtland Community College on Friday, May 4, 2012.  Graduation begins at 11 a.m.; a reception will follow in the Student Center. Members of the Winter 2012 class are: Mickelo Anderson of Roscommon, Jesse Berg of Harbor Springs, … [Read more...]

Kirtland Student Receives Roscommon DDA Award

Banner Design Selected for Display in Downtown Roscommon Kirtland Community College graphic arts student Rose White has been selected by the Roscommon Downtown Development Authority for her winning design submission in a spring-themed streetlamp banner contest.  The Roscommon DDA, under the direction of Jim Anderson, approached Kirtland in February and … [Read more...]

Kirtland Holds 43rd Commencement Ceremony

Ferris State University President, Outstanding Alumna to Address Graduates Kirtland Community College will honor 140 graduates at its 43rd commencement ceremony on Friday, April 27 at 7 p.m.  Ferris State University President Dr. David L. Eisler will deliver the commencement address to the Class of 2012, and former Kirtland Community College graduate Carlee … [Read more...]

M-TEC at Kirtland-Gaylord Partners to Offer Welding Training

Free Welding Training Funded by Michigan Works! The M-TEC at Kirtland-Gaylord will partner with Petoskey Michigan Works! and North Central Michigan College to offer high-demand welding training to eligible individuals using Kirtland’s Mobile Welding Lab.  This training program is organized by the Northwest Michigan Council of Governments and will give … [Read more...]