Monthly archives: October, 2012

Explore MCC-Longview Wrap-up

MCC-Longview’s admissions office is taking a well-deserved deep breath after a successful “Explore MCC-Longview” event last Thursday. Admissions representative Christine Atkinson knows it was a joint effort. “The Admissions Team would like to extend a big THANK YOU for your partnership in making our first EXPLORE MCC-Longview event a huge success,” Atkins says.  “We had …

Support a Kansas City tradition and score great stuff!

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The 13th Annual Kansas City Storytelling Celebration is almost underway, and that means great stuff is on the silent auction block! We have interesting and unique items from a variety of talented artists and generous donors this year – visit www.kcstorytelling.org and click on Silent Auction to view items that are up for bid. For …

Penn Valley Student Chosen as Model for Missouri Department of Higher Education

Hilari Holt

The Missouri Department of Higher Education (MDHE) has recently selected its faces of MDHE for 2013-2015 – and Penn Valley’s very own, Hilari Holt is among the ten students selected statewide! According to Morgan McAboy, Marketing Specialist with MDHE, Holt will appear in print materials and on the MDHE website as a condition of her …

Notification of Early Retirement

As you know, we are approaching the sunset of the Early Retirement Incentive Policy, which will terminate effective July 1, 2013. If you intend to take advantage of the early retirement incentive program, MCC requests that you voluntarily notify human resources as soon as possible. Last Date to Notify Faculty must notify human resources no …

MCC welcomes Director of Student Success

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Sydney Beeler joined MCC on Oct. 15 as the Director of Student Success. She comes to us from UMKC where she had worked since 2004. While at UMKC she worked as a transfer coordinator, managed campus visit programs and academic coaching programs. Sydney earned both her bachelors and masters at UMKC and is pursuing her doctorate …

Career Opportunities

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For info about MCC opportunities, “Like” Jobs at MCC-Kansas City on facebook. CO# 12-137 AC Administrative Assistant-Level 5 * posted 10/29/2012 * will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, 11/12/2012 for the initial screening. * For more information or to apply: http://jobs.mcckc.edu/postings/2689 CO# 12-138 AC Computer Support Specialist * posted 10/29/2012 * will be …

United Way contribution forms due Wednesday

Reminder: Turn in your United Way  contribution forms to the United Way campus coordinator at your location by Oct. 31:  AC/Broadway Plaza/EOC & Don Bosco Center – Betsy Upton, 604.1031 Blue River – Scott Patterson, 604.6574 Business & Technology – LeAnn Bradberry, 604.5430 Longview – Kimberlee Thomasson, 604.2205 Maple Woods – Brian Bechtel, 604.3036 Penn Valley & …

Silent Auction for United Way at MCC-Blue River

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The silent auction has begun and will continue until approximately 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 30. If each MCC-Blue River employee would bid at least once on at least one item, we would make a big difference for this great organization which plays an all-star role in helping our community. United Way has increased its …

Maple Woods student embraces entrepreneurship

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Five years ago, Trisha Hartman began a project that has since turned into her passion – making molded soaps in her home and selling the results of her hobby to friends and church members. Today, she has steered her hobby into a successful local business, and plans to continue to grow it through the business …