Monthly archives: November, 2013

MCC signs contract with City of Columbia to provide safety training

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This month, the City of Columbia finalized an agreement with MCC to provide OSHA training to over 300 employees in its water and electric division.    “We have always had safety standards and in-house training to keep our workers safe. But we wanted to go the extra mile where safety is concerned since working on …

Healthstat announces changes at the Wellness Center

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Healthstat, Inc. is excited to announce that there are new faces in the MCC Wellness Center! If you have been over to the Wellness Center this month, you may have already met Candace Kammeier, our new Medical Office Assistant. She is excited to work with the employees, their spouses and dependents, to make their Wellness …

Career opportunities

CO# 13-172 AC Legal Analyst * posted 11/22/2013 * will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, 12/01/2013 for the initial screening. * For more information or to apply:   CO# 13-173 MW  Student Services Technician * posted 11/22/2013 * will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, 12/08/2013 for the initial screening. …

2013 Gratitude Reception Award Recipients

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 The following leaders were recognized at last night’s 2013 Gratitude Reception, hosted by the MCC Foundation: Misty Chandler – Outstanding Student Advocate – Campus Life & Leadership Coordinator, MCC-Maple Woods Misty Chandler exudes incredible passion and enthusiasm for what she does in helping MCC students have the very best college experience. When asked what she …

Staying Grateful ~ Even After Dessert and a Nap

Just because Thanksgiving will be over  soon doesn’t mean you have to stop being thankful. Below is a fun and quick way to count your blessings all year. grateful160 is a gratitude journal that gives you an email or SMS/text nudge up to four times daily to count your blessings. You reply with an …

Week of Thanksgiving schedule

November 2013 11/25: Convocation – No day/evening classes 11/26: District In-Service – No day/evening classes 11/27: Campus Work Day – No day/evening classes 11/28 – 12/1: Thanksgiving Holiday – campus closed

Mike Sanders, Alvin Brooks among presenters at marijuana sentencing disparities discussion

MCC-Penn Valley hosted “Marijuana: A Hook Down The Wrong Road” on Nov. 16. About 100 attendees participated in the community discussion about the effects of marijuana and its implications on employment, scholarships, housing and incarceration. The event was sponsored by the Brooks Institute For Criminal Justice and the Metropolitan Community College African-American Faculty Staff Association.