Monthly archives: January, 2014

Save the date! MCC Wellness Center celebrates one year

The Wellness Center has now been open for a year and MCC is celebrating this milestone on Feb. 12, 2014 from 3-5pm. Come to the MCC Wellness Center to mingle, meet the new staff, and enter a drawing for a chance to win an iPad, donated by Healthstat, or a $30 gift card. Snacks will …

Jobs at MCC

CO# 14-010 AC Research Analyst * posted 01/31/2014 * will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, 2/9/2014 for the initial screening. * For more information or to apply: http://jobs.mcckc.edu/postings/4726

FOCUS: Transforming MCC’s Future

In October MCC announced an expected receipt of a $12 million in grants from U.S. Department of Education over the next 5 years to build support for at-risk and underserved students. The grants will fund the creation and expansion of a number of student service programs and curricular enhancements across MCC to: Improve developmental education Improve gateway courses …

Penn Valley Testing Center Coordinator retires

Linda Sheeks, Penn Valley’s testing center coordinator, recently retired. A steady stream of well wishers came to wish her the best as she begins a well-deserved retirement after many years of amazing service and dedication. Linda started at MCC-Blue River and joined MCC-Penn Valley in 2006.

Networking Help at MCC-Blue River

Local networking expert and author Cathy Weaver will present “Networking on Steroids” from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday in room 110 of the Education Center. Cathy, who authored a book by the same title as her address, has been referred to as the “Networking Queen,” and has presented throughout the Midwest about her favorite subject, …

Employee discounts, limited time

Below are discounted offers for MCC employees for a limited time and subject to change. DISH Network by Connect Your Home Get a $100 Prepaid Visa Card* as an MCC employee when you order DISH Network through Connect Your Home. As a new customer also get: Free Installation Free HBO + SHOWTIME for 3 Months …

MCC-Blue River: Pre-Valentine’s Day Treat

Does chocolate consume you? Do you dream of flowing fountains of the rich, smooth goodness? If this describes you, visit the Chocolate Expressions Fountain Service booth from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13 in room 115, Campus Center. Twenty-five pounds of chocolate awaits, including the following dippers: strawberries, pineapple, cream puffs, pretzel rods …

Calling all artists

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) is now accepting entries for a design to serve as the emblem for the 2015 Annual Conference in Chicago. The winning entry will be used on all promotional and conference materials, including mailers, e-mails, and conference website and mobile app. A prize of $1,500 will be awarded to the winning …

Face-to-Face Coaching, Feb schedule

Blue Cross Blue Shield continues to offer Face-to-Face coaching to full-time employees at NO COST. These sessions, offered district wide, provide lifestyle coaching in a private one-on-one format.  Employees interested in improving overall health should consider signing up at a campus of your convenience. Space is available at all campuses and the Administrative Center. Sign …

Dialogue on Civility and Respect

In an effort to increase awareness and build an inclusive environment among employees in and around our workspace, MCC is presenting a series of events to promote our Equity and Inclusion Initiatives. MCC encourages the respect and the acceptance of differences in others. An investment in employee participation in the series below is encouraged to …