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Mayland Comm College Supports Rural Education Mentoring Program


Community partnerships make a difference and this is highlighted with the Rural Education Partners of Mitchell County mentoring program at Greenlee Primary School. Local adults and Greenlee faculty have joined together in an effort to improve literacy and encourage life  (more)

Rebecca Willis is Dallas Herring Achievement Award Nominee


Mayland Community College student Rebecca Willis was inspired by others to finish an educational path that would open careers for her to help others. She began her education years earlier at MCC, but left the college to make a move and raise a family. She returned to Yancey County, and after a series of events decided she was ready to enroll at MCC again. Willis’s determination and positive (more)

MCC Student Inspired to Take Action


“Giving up,” is not in this Mayland Community College student’s vocabulary. Mitzi Moody is now completing the Medical Assisting Program and getting ready to rock the world! From her home in Spruce Pine, Moody has traveled to India, Mexico and soon, Cuba, as a missionary with her husband of 38 years participating with Mission Explosion International. The mission provides (more)