Monthly archives: April, 2012

Great day for a walk

  For the second year in a row, MCC employees across the District participated in the National Walk @ Lunch Day yesterday, sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield. Over 180 employees donned their walking shoes (or not) to join in a sunny walk promoting camaraderie, fitness, and fun.      

MCC-Maple Woods’ Cory Embree named NJCAA Player of the Week

MCC-Maple Woods centerfielder Corey Embree has been named one of the National Junior College Athletics Association’s (NJCAA) Players of the Week for April 25, 2012. A graduate of Moberly High School in north central Missouri, the freshman slugger has been a batting powerhouse recently, compiling three doubles, five home runs and 18 RBIs with a …

Lakers Make Push for Post-Season Play

MCC-Longview Lakers are going out with a bang for this year’s season. After being 5-14 in March, the Lakers have turned it around and are now 14-2 for April. This past month has given the Lakers the opportunity to shine and show other schools what they can accomplish. “All the opponents are tough because we …

Chancellor Town Hall Meeting

Chancellor James conducted a Town Hall meeting today from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. in the Mel Aytes Education Center at MCC-Longview. Open-floor discussions ranged from budgets to community college trends.  

MCC-Longview’s Kappa Tau Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Wins Big

MCC-Longview’s Kappa Tau chapter of Phi Theta Kappa won a number of major awards and had three chapter members elected as regional officers – a first for a chapter in the state – at their regional conference. They also won top awards at their national convention for their college project and their overall work as …

MCC student to perform with City in Motion this weekend

Ann Shaughnessy, an MCC-Penn Valley student in the occupational therapy assistant program, will be performing a solo dance that she choreographed in the upcoming City in Motion Dance Theater presentation “Sacred Geometrix.” The City in Motion Professional Company will make their second annual appearance on the City Stage Theater at Union Station in 3 performances …

MCC in the news: Dual credit students make KC Star front page

The Kansas City Star’s Mara Williams reported that more high school students than ever are trying to get a jump on getting college credits, and MCC offers programs by which students can even emerge from high school with an associate’s degree already in hand. Find out more about the Trailblazer Collegiate Academy at MCC-Blue River …

First Two Winners of World Book Night Drawing

To help encourage reading and promote literacy, MCC-Longview hosted World Book Night on April 23 in the Longview Campus Library. To celebrate, a drawing for 20 copies of Ender’s Game  by Orson Scott Card were given out. Congratulations to our first two winners Emily Bowne  and Eric Carlson (pictured alongside Candice Baldwin, Library Director).

Additional career opportunities

CO# 12-051 BT Network Administrator posted 04/23/2012 will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, 05/06/2012 for the initial screening. For more information or to apply: www.mcckcjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51557 CO# 12-052 LV Technical Coordinator posted 04/23/2012 will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, 05/06/2012 for the initial screening. www.mcckcjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51558 CO# 12-054 LV Academic Advisor …