March/April 2020
Volume 10, Issue 8
bookstore staff package Chromebooks for students
MSJC Foundation Helps Support Students During Crisis

The MSJC Foundation has provided funding for computers and other essentials during the COVID-19 pandemic to help some of the college's students who are most in need.

MSJC nursing students volunteer
MSJC Students, Faculty and Staff Help Communities

In the face of crisis during the COVID-19 pandemic, MSJC students, faculty and staff have supported their communities and first responders, all while continuing instruction online.

Face shield from the MSJC makerspace
MSJC Eagle MakerSpace Creates Face Shields for Local Hospitals

The MSJC Eagle MakerSpace began manufacturing face shields to help local hospitals that have requested them as extra protection for their healthcare professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic.

MSJC staff distribute food to students
Food 4 Thought Delivers to Students While Social Distancing

About 130 MSJC students stopped by the Menifee Valley and San Jacinto campuses on April 2 to pick up some free food from the Food 4 Thought food pantry.

CARES Act Funding for Students
CARES Act Emergency Funding for Students

Emergency funding can be requested by eligible MSJC students to cover expenses related to the disruption of campus operation due to the Coronavirus at

MSJC Community
MSJC Community Rallies During COVID-19 Crisis

Check out this video illustrating how the MSJC students, faculty and staff have overcome the challenges and rallied and come through for their students and communities.

Interesting Times
The Show Must Go On(line) for the MSJC Art Gallery

The MSJC Art Gallery proudly presented its annual Student Exhibition in the college’s new online gallery on Monday, April 27.

Flight 2020
Flight 2020 is now online

Flight is MSJC's anthology of students' written and visual work. It includes poetry, essays, photography, and artwork. It is published every spring semester.

MSJC Class of 2020
Virtual Graduation to be Held Online on May 21

While the campuses remain closed, graduation will be held virtually May 21 at 5 p.m.

Summer Schedule of Classes
MSJC's Online Summer Session Enrolling Now

Registration has begun for MSJC's Summer 2020 session. It will be held entirely online.

Board Highlights April 2020

The Board received a presentation about the Distance Education Program during its regular meeting on April 9 and held an emergency meeting on April 28 on the federal CARES Act. See CARES Act story above.