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March 2020

  • 03/25/2020

    Courses Resume Online While Campus Closes Following Spring Break

    Mesalands classes resume on Monday, March 30th in only online mode.  Please contact your instructor via your Mesalands email account if you have any questions.  Please comply with current regulations and keep yourself and others safe.          Mesalands Community College’s campus is closed to all students. Only a few employees will be working on … Read more

  • 03/20/2020

    Mesalands Community College Closure

    Mesalands Community College will close their facility today (March 20) at noon (12:00 p.m.). Only a few essential staff are to stay on campus. Spring Break is next week March (23-27). Classes are to resume following spring break (March 30) until further notice. 

  • 03/17/2020

    President of Mesalands Community College Put on Paid Administrative Leave

    Mesalands Community College’s board met this evening in regular session. An executive meeting was called for board members only. Upon exiting executive session, it was announced, Dr. Groesbeck was on indefinite paid administrative leave until further notice. Dr. Groesbeck is not allowed on campus, is not allowed to have any contact with MCC faculty, staff … Read more

  • 03/17/2020

    Mesalands Dinosaur Museum Closes Until Further Notice

    Mesalands Dinosaur Museum announced closure today citing concerns for the public’s safety. “We want to be responsible to our visitors, employees, community and the world who follows and visits our museum.” A statement read on the Museum’s Facebook page. The museum joins a growing list of closures across the nation to prevent the rapid spread … Read more

  • 03/13/2020

    Mesalands Community College’s Strategic Planning has Enabled Courses to Continue Online

    Mesalands Community College in the next week, will reduce in-class time and ensure faculty are fully functional online. The faculty will eliminate meeting in class except where labs are necessary. Classes will continue through next week, under these restrictions (March 16-20). The following week is Spring Break (March 23-27). During that time, the College will … Read more

  • 03/12/2020

    Emergency Operation Guide for Outbreaks of Infectious Diseases

    (Based on recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Interim Guidance for Administrators of US Institutions of Higher Education) To prepare for possible community transmission of infectious diseases, the most important thing for the College to do now is plan and prepare. As a global outbreak evolves, the College should prepare for the … Read more

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