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Students use winter break to help animals

Madison College students on an alternative break trip to Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in southern Utah gather for a photograph.

Mary Joan Nastri, Staff Writer

January 20, 2016

Madison College student Kim Michal is among those who recently returned from the alternative winter break co-hosted by the Madison College Volunteer Center. The trip was to the Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in southern Utah. After a flight to Las Vegas, where the group visited Treasure Island and...

Alternative winter breaks give students opportunity to help communities in need

Student volunteers helped at the Best Friends Animal Sanctuary last year.

Mary J. Nastri, Staff Writer

November 29, 2015

Madison College is offering an upcoming Alternative Winter Break from Jan. 3 – Jan 9. Typically, alternative breaks allow students, who are interested in being a part of social change, an opportunity to work with people in communities most in need. Last year’s trip was to Gleaners Food Bank in Indianapolis....

Vet Tech trip helps sanctuary over winter break

Students on the service trip assisted with a variety of pets, including birds and pot-bellied pigs.

Daniel Herron, Multimedia editor

February 5, 2014

What did you do during your winter break? Visit family, perhaps or open some presents or eat too much chocolate? Maybe you played way too many video games or read a book. Inevitably, some of us had more interesting breaks than others. Over this past winter break, 11 students and two faculty members...

President’s Message

Dr. Bettsey Barhorst, Madison College President

January 12, 2011

Welcome back or for those of you joining the college this semester, welcome. I hope you had a wonderful winter break. The spring semester is here (even though the weather doesn’t feel like it) and we’re gearing-up for a number of exciting things at the College. Building Plan Update We received an earl...

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