Monthly archives: April, 2013

Companies find employees at MCC-BT career fair

Thirty-five companies with current open positions exhibited and more than 100 students attended MCC-BT’s Career Fair.  As a result of the connections made during the event, at least eight students have job interviews scheduled. Students were encouraged to attend with resume in-hand and employers were encouraged to bring paper applications for their open positions.  Employers …

Career opportunities

CO# 13-071 AC Performance Director- Resource Development   * posted 04/23/2013 * will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, 05/19/2013 for the initial screening. * For more information or to apply: http://jobs.mcckc.edu/postings/3327   CO# 13-072 AC Business Analyst-Enrollment Services * posted 04/26/2013 * will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, …

MCC-Longview Automotive Students Succeed at SkillsUSA

Congratulations to MCC-Longview automotive students Eric Romines and Greg Hansen for their success at the Missouri State SkillsUSA competition earlier this month at Linn State Technical College. Eric and Greg placed first and third, respectively, in the automotive service technology contest. As a first place winner, Eric qualifies to compete at the national championship June …

MCC-Longview Says Goodbye to Grogan

MCC-Longview will soon say farewell to President Fred Grogan. A retirement reception was held in his honor yesterday on the campus. Grogan will officially retire June 28 after 15 years as president of MCC-Longview and 28 years of service to MCC. Guests joined in a rousing rendition of “Ain’t No Sunshine When He’s Gone” and …

MCC receives generous gift from BCBS

For the fourth year in a row, MCC received a generous gift from BlueCross BlueShield (BCBS) of Kansas City, the district’s medical insurance provider, in the form of a $2,000 contribution. BCBS representative Candice Westphal presented the check to Chancellor James at the April 23 Officer meeting. “We applaud the efforts in making a difference …

Chiefs tickets for employees

It’s that time of the year again!  Discounted Chiefs tickets for Metropolitan Community College have officially gone on sale. To purchase tickets, visit:  https://oss.ticketmaster.com/html/go.htmI?l=EN&t=chiefs&o=1407&g=1621 Password: MCC Dallas is being sold as part of a 2-game package this year, so in order to purchase Dallas tickets, employees would have to purchase an equal amount of tickets for another …

Final Weekend of “The Exonerated”

Be sure to catch one of the two remaining performances of “The Exonerated” at MCC-Longview this weekend. Where: MCC-Longview Cultural Arts Center Theater When: April 26 and 27 Doors open at 7 p.m. Performance begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $8 in advance or $10 at the door   Purchase advance tickets at: mccexonerated.brownpapertickets.com A description …

IWI hosts retirement reception

Yesterday, the MCC Institute for Workforce Innovation hosted a retirement reception for seven employees who will be retiring by June 30.  Some will be leaving as early as the end of this month. Over 30 employees gathered to say good-bye to their departing colleagues with lots of food, laughter and well wishes.  Please join us in …

Archaeology students dive into digging

While many may conjure up images of Indiana Jones or Lara Croft at the mention of archaeology, the real activities of temple searchers, record scourers and pot hunters seem a lot less glamorous by comparison. But archaeology requires a lot of classroom and hands-on time, and the hands-on time can be found anywhere, from local …