Day archives: March 5th, 2012

Hirner published in Community College Journal

Leo Hirner, MCC’s director of distance education, co-authored a study that was the foundation of an article for last month’s Community College Journal of Research and Practice. The study and the article, which Hirner co-wrote with Thomas Kochtanek, focus on quality measurements for online education programs. The article was published in volume 36, issue 2 …

Boy Scouts earn welding merit badges at MCC

Boy Scouts in Kansas City were among the first in the country to earn the new merit badge for welding, thanks to a partnership between Heart of America Council, Boy Scouts of America and MCC-Business & Technology. On Saturday, March 4, 24 Boy Scouts, between the ages of fourteen and seventeen, had the opportunity to earn …