Administration

MCC Wins Best in Show at North Port Parade

(Bradenton, Fla., March 10, 2009) - Manatee Community College (MCC) was awarded best in show in the organization float category for its float in the North Port's 50th anniversary parade.

MCC President Dr. Lars A. Hafner, MCC Venice Provost Darlene Wedler-Johnson, and the award-winning MCC Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Marc Mannino, participated in the parade Saturday, Feb. 28.

The Jazz Ensemble performed on the float decorated by MCC fine and performing arts faculty, staff and students from across college departments.

MCC Float at the North Port Parade
MCC Jazz Ensemble on the award-winning float at North Port's 50th anniversary parade.

Dr. Hafner at the North Port Parade
Dr. Hafner rides in North Port's 50th anniversary parade.

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