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KCC Firebirds Put Up Another Strong Showing

Mens Basketball Teams Now 2-0 The Kirtland Community College (Kirtland) men’s basketball team improve their 2011-12 record to 2-0 after swamping Fleming College of Ontario 62-37 in a game played on Rochester College’s home court.  The ‘Birds won this game with a tenacious, aggressive and efficient defense.  Athletic Director Richard Silverman says, “This is … [Read more...]

KCC Collecting for Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive

Kirtland Community College’s annual Thanksgiving Food Drive is underway.  Sponsored by the Alpha Omicron Gamma chapter of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society, Honors Program, Student Senate and the Ms. Club, Kirtland is now collecting donations for families in all of our neighboring communities. Collection boxes have been placed around Central … [Read more...]

Kirtland Regional Police Academy Recognizes Fall 2011 Graduates

The Kirtland Regional Policy Academy (KRPA) recognized the Fall 2011 graduating class at a commencement ceremony on Nov. 4th.  The 14 academy cadets comprising Class 33 were joined by family, friends and staff at the Kirtland Center for Performing Arts to honor both group and individual accomplishments. In his address, speaker and retired Kirtland … [Read more...]

KCC Firebirds Wrap Up Cross Country Season

Brown Heads to Nationals in New Mexico The Firebirds men’s cross-country team ended their 2011 season at the NJCAA Region XII Championship at Lansing Community College, Oct. 29, with one exception.  Titus Brown (Fairview) finished 12th in the 76-man field, qualifying to compete in the National Championship which takes place next weekend at New Mexico Junior … [Read more...]

Kirtland Community College Basketball Season Underway

Firebird Men Rout Rochester College in Home Opener The Firebirds opened the 2011-12 basketball season with a convincing 114-55 win over an out-manned Rochester College Warrior JV team.  The Warriors couldn’t defend the ‘Bird’s offense and couldn’t score against a tenacious Kirtland defense. Both teams struggled with turnovers and personal fouls, slowing … [Read more...]

Kirtland Session Explores Careers in Radiography

Kirtland Community College (Kirtland), in partnership with Mid Michigan Community College (MMCC), will host an informational session on its main campus near Roscommon designed to help persons interested in radiography learn more about this exciting career field. John Skinner, director of radiography at MMCC in Harrison, will explain the program and answer … [Read more...]

KCC Supports Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Kirtland Community College (Kirtland) is partnering with River House Inc. (RHI) to raise awareness about domestic violence and sexual assault.  Kirtland students, staff and concerned community members will join RHI representatives to remember victims in the state of Michigan who lost their lives to domestic violence in the last year.  The balloon launch will … [Read more...]

KCC Presents “Explore Your Future” Homeschooler’s Event October 18

Kirtland Community College (Kirtland) is presenting the “Explore Your Future” Homeschooler’s Event on Tuesday, October 18 from 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Kirtland’s main campus near Roscommon.  This event is geared toward students in grades 7-12 who are presently receiving their education through homeschooling. Students and their parents are invited to learn … [Read more...]

KCC Student Art Portfolios Reviewed by Kendall College of Art and Design

Students in Kirtland Community College’s art program had the opportunity to have their art portfolios reviewed by Kendall College of Art and Design (KCAD) admissions officer Theresa Chiles on Oct. 13th. Kirtland art instructor Scott Rice established an educational alliance with Kendall in 2002.  In conjunction with Kirtland’s annual College Night event, … [Read more...]

KCC Hosts Houghton Lake High School Football Tailgate Event

Kirtland Community College (Kirtland), in conjunction with TV 9&10 Sports, hosted a tailgate event at Houghton Lake High School’s match up against Gladwin High School on October 14.  Despite chilly temps, gusting wind and intermittent rain showers, hundreds of HLHS and GHS fans showed up to support their teams while enjoying hot dogs, pop and free … [Read more...]