Alumni Week & Homecoming

Homecoming day is Saturday, October 2, 2021. Join us for MCC’s 15th Annual 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships. The 5K will be held in-person and virtually. There will not be a tailgate party after the walk/run.

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The Monroe Community College Foundation, in partnership with the Campus Activities Board, is proud to present a variety of events for MCC alumni, students, family and friends. All events will be held at the Brighton Campus unless otherwise indicated.

  • Alumni Art Exhibition
    Date: Saturday, October 2 
    Location: Mercer Gallery
    The first art exhibition this fall is alumna Claudia Mejia-Willett, a printmaker currently living in Rochester. Her show, Textures of Colombia, focuses on monoprints of the tropical plants that she remembers from her home town of Medellin. On Homecoming day, we will host a closing reception in the Mercer Gallery from 11 am to 2 pm, with a gallery talk at 1 pm.  Made possible by Jason Flack and MCC’s VaPA department.  Parking available in metered visitor spaces.
  • 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships
    Date: Homecoming day Saturday, October 2, 2021.
    Location: MCC's Brighton Campus, 1000 East Henrietta Road. Participate in-person or virtually.
    Entry fees: special student pricing $10, all others $20, children's fee $1.
    Homecoming fun for the entire family. Open to MCC college community, alumni and the general public. A total of $5,000 in scholarships will be awarded to nine lucky MCC student participants. Commemorative vintage T-shirt, photo contests, caricature drawings, and Zumba warm-up! Awards announcement and scholarship drawing will follow the race via Facebook live! There will not be a tailgate party after the 5K. We look forward to hosting a tailgate in 2022!
Register for MCC’s 15th Annual 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships


    • Fall Festival and Fresh Check Day
      Date:We look forward to hosting this event in 2022.
      Location: Brighton Campus, outside the MCC Theatre in Lot F.
      Sponsored by the Campus Activities Board, MCC students, faculty and staff are invited to gather and celebrate the fall season. Details to follow. Parking available in Lots C, D, E.
    • Downtown Campus Homecoming Event
      Date:We look forward to hosting this event in 2022.
      Location: 2nd floor lounge
      Hosted by the Office of Campus Life and Student Events and Government Association. Students will kick off Homecoming and enjoy music, refreshments and more.
    • Tribunes Men’s and Women’s Soccer Matches
      Location: John L. DiMarco Field
      Cheer on the men’s and women’s soccer teams, visit the MCC Athletics site for details.


5K Walk/Run for Scholarships Planning Committee

Katie Ghidiu, Library Services; Kathy Gilman '75, MCC Foundation; Susan Noonan '85, Academic Services; Demetrius Rhodes '97, Admissions; Karen Shaw ’78, MCC Foundation; Courtney Sprague '02, Facilities; Dana Voldan-Curry, Student Services and Tom Winslow, Campus Events.

Questions or comments?

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Send an email to Karen A. Shaw '78, alumni and annual giving coordinator at the MCC Foundation, call (585) 685-6147.

The Monroe Community College Foundation and Alumni Office
1000 East Henrietta Road
Rochester, NY 14623
(585) 685-6020
Fax: (585) 292-3815

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