Day archives: February 29th, 2012

One month until third annual Five Star Gala

One month from today, MCC supporters from across the region will come together to celebrate MCC students at the third annual Five Star Gala in downtown Kansas City, Mo. The gala, which raises money for student scholarships and campus projects, has surpassed its annual fundraising goal thanks to a large, committed planning and fundraising committee. The current total has …

El Shaddai Sanctuary Choir lends some soul to Black History Month at MCC-Maple Woods

As part of its Black History Month celebration, MCC-Maple Woods hosted the El Shaddai Sanctuary Choir for the third year, filling the Student Center with music and students. El Shaddai Sanctuary Choir – When the Battle is Over Some students even got into the swing of things and joined the choir on-stage. El Shaddai Sanctuary …

Conversation, connections at MCC-Maple Woods’ Black/White Dialogues

Conversation often starts with a story, and that’s what participants at MCC-Maple Woods’ Black/White Dialogues experienced as part of the Black History Month event. Students came prepared with a narrative about their own experience with a person of a different race. Students, faculty and community members alike sat around tables in casual groups, slurping chicken …