Fall 2016

Moraine Park begins "Year of the Student Veteran"
Moraine Park Technical College is placing special emphasis on students who have served or are currently serving our country.  The College has proclaimed its 2016-17 academic year its "Year of the Student Veteran" and is planning several events and observances to honor these individuals.

OCTOBER

October 11-13
Career Showcase
 
October 15
FAFSA Application Priority Date
 
October 15
Great Pink Pumpkin 5K run
 
October 19
MPTC District Board Meeting
 
October 25
Grub with Grads - BD
 
October 26
Children's Halloween Party - WB
 
NOVEMBER
 
November 8-10
Spring Semester Returning Student Registration
 
November 15-17
Spring Semester New Student Registration
 
November 16
MPTC District Board Meeting - BD
 
November 23
College Closes at 6 p.m.
 
November 24-25
Holiday - College Closed
 
DECEMBER
 
December 6
Spring Semester Open Registration
 
December 16
End of Fall Semester
 

 
For a complete list of Moraine Park events and activities, visit morainepark.edu/events
POWER OF PINK!
Register now to enjoy fall colors as you run or walk for a good cause! Leaves of scarlet, orange and gold will crunch underfoot, along with a pop of PINK, of course! 
 
NATIONAL CHAMPION!
Moraine Park Technical College graduate Devin Kissinger was  crowned national champion in Industrial Motor Control at the SkillsUSA national competition. 

IMAGINE WHAT'S NEXT
Moraine Park's brand transformation continues to reach new milestones. After unveiling a new logo in spring, the College announced a new tagline this fall: "Imagine What's Next."

You might hear about some changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). But don't worry; these changes were put in place to make the FAFSA process easier. Here, we break down two major changes to take note of ... 
 
GOING CAMPING!
Moraine Park once again hosted a successful series of summer camps to give district youth an up-close, hands-on chance to explore various career options. Take a look back at pictures from:
Madison Johannes

Her family is proud of her. Her dogs Henry and Archie are proud of her. And we're proud of her, too! Meet Maddie, our  2016-17 District Student Ambassador! 

Mark Wamsley 

Entering his ninth year at Moraine Park, this electricity instructor reflects on the rewards of helping students reach their full potential ... and he has an impressive new honor to reflect on, too!