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WCC Timeline: 1989

WCC Jazz Band

January 1989

WCC's western regional center in Chelsea, Michigan opens to serve students in the Chelsea, Dexter and Manchester areas.

February 1989

Student Center Building begins recycling pilot program resulting in campus wide recycling later in 1989.

May 1989

Board of Trustees inaugurates first WCC Award of Merit. This award is the highest honor given by the college to an individual whose extraordinary contributions have advanced WCC and its mission.

May 1989

Under the direction of Dr. Morris J. Lawrence, Jr., the WCC Jazz Orchestra performs at Carnegie Hall. The orchestra boasts a long list of honors, including playing for President Ronald Reagan.


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