(Park Hills) Doctor George Saum, a teacher at Mineral Area College in Park Hills, was presented the Champion of Excellence Award at today’s MAC Board of Trustees meeting. MAC President Doctor Joe Gilgour says he’s certainly deserving of the recognition from his colleagues.
The board also got an update on efforts to fight the Coronavirus. In addition, Doctor Gilgour also updated the board of their efforts to avoid a Ransomware attack like the one that hit Three Rivers Community College.
In other business from today’s meeting, it was announced that enrollment for the spring semester ended up down 23 students from last year. The board also approved an increase in tuition of five dollars a credit hour for in-district students and ten dollars for out of district students. Hear more from Doctor Gilgour below.