MCC Publications


Adriana Mamay, the reference and instruction librarian, has been selected as a 2014-2015 New Jersey Library Association Emerging Leader, a program in which promising librarians learn management and leadership skills in five full-day sessions.

Nancy Berger, nursing program director, was nominated for the New Jersey March of Dimes Nurse of the Year competition in the category of Nurse Administrator. The winners will be announced at a dinner honoring the nominees at the Pines Manor on November 19th. This nomination is an exceptional honor and a testament to her abilities and commitment to the Nursing Education field. Mary Huggins, a new nursing adjunct professor, has also been nominated in the Nursing Educator category.

Two haikus by English Professor Mat Spano that had previously been published in “The Heron’s Nest,” a quarterly journal of haiku, will be included in the publication’s book collection. The book, which celebrates the journal’s 15th anniversary, will include 225 to 250 haiku – less than 5 percent of those originally published.

MCC President Joann La Perla-Morales received a SUNY Oneonta Alumni of Distinction award in September. The Oneonta Alumni Association presented these awards in recognition of the College’s 125th anniversary. The Alumni Association honored alumni who “have distinguished themselves through their careers, their service to their communities and their commitment to our college.” The award was presented by the president of SUNY Oneonta, Nancy Kleniewski. Dr. La Perla-Morales earned her Bachelor’s Degree at SUNY Oneonta and her Master’s and Doctorate at Columbia University.