Monthly archives: January, 2016

MCC welcomes new employees (January 2016)

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Metropolitan Community College would like to welcome the most recent additions to the MCC family.  If you see these new faces, please be sure to say hello. From left: Clare Otto, Karen Mann, Debra Oakes, Douglas Harvey, Hallee Sitler, Jon Hutsler, Glennie Whittaker and James Frevert  Faculty, staff and administrators cooperate to create an environment that …

Reminder: how to register or re-register to receive text alerts

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With snow outside, here is a reminder about how to sign up to receive text alerts about campus closings and other emergencies. (NOTE: Text alert subscriptions are good for six months, so if you enrolled more than six months ago, follow the simple directions below to re-enroll.) MCC Notify Me, the College’s emergency text-messaging service, …

$5000 scholarship opportunity for students whose parents protect and serve

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Scholarships are a great way to relieve the financial stress of paying for advanced education and Metropolitan Community College has learned of an increase to a scholarship that benefits the children of the people who put themselves on the line to protect and serve us daily. The Ed Wynn/Surviving Spouse And Family Endowment (SAFE) Memorial …

MCC Faculty Insight on Powerball Mania

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The odds are that if you’ve enrolled at MCC this semester or will be teaching, you will have a great semester.  The odds aren’t so good that a winning Powerball ticket will be a part of that semester plan! We thought it would be a good time to weigh in with faculty, who have insight …

Jobs at MCC

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    CO# 16-007 AC IT PC & Campus IT Support Manager * posted 1/8/2016 * will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, 1/24/2016 for the initial screening. * For more information or to apply: http://jobs.mcckc.edu/postings/10694   CO# 16-008 BR Instructional Services Coordinator (Internal only) * posted 1/8/2016 * will be removed …

MCC receives draft accreditation report; final report might come in February

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The Higher Learning Commission team that visited MCC in mid-November has shared a draft of its accreditation report with Chancellor Mark James but has asked that the report not be made public at this point. The final report, however, may be issued as soon as February. That final report will determine if MCC meets all …

Top prize in HLC art contest: $1,500

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The Higher Learning Commission, the organization that accredits MCC and other institutions of higher education, has announced details of its 2017 Annual Conference Art Contest. Students, faculty and staff from all HLC-accredited institutions are eligible to enter. The winning artist will receive $1,500, and the artwork will appear on Web and print materials for the …