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MCC-Maple Woods music instructor Jim Murray wins NRCC award

Jim Murray, music instructor at MCC-Maple Woods and conductor of the Northland Symphony Orchestra, was recently rewarded for his efforts at the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce’s annual Excellence in Education banquet. The banquet honors outstanding teachers and students who contribute to education in the Northland each year. Murray, who has been at MCC for …

MCC-Maple Woods to host blood drive March 19

As warmer weather approaches, it’s time to help the local Community Blood Center stock up on supplies for the busy Spring season. Maple Woods will be hosting a blood drive on campus from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. March 19 in the Student Center. Our goal is to donate 40 pints! Walk-ins are welcome.

MCC-Maple Woods partners with Shepherd’s Center Central to offer learning opportunities for 50+

MCC-Maple Woods has partnered with Shepherd’s Center Central to introduce THE 50 FORWARD CLUBTM and is accepting charter memberships effective immediately. “This new club is exclusively for people age 50+ with no residency restrictions and includes a wide range of benefits and opportunities. THE 50 FORWARD CLUBTM is in line with Shepherd’s Center Central’s mission …

Maple Woods vet tech program awarded by NAVTA

The MCC-Maple Woods veterinary technology program was recently awarded Chapter of the Year and Advisor of the Year by the National Association of Veterinary Technicians of America. The awards are given to chapters who focus on the success of their students, as well as engage the community. The vet tech class at Maple Woods, along …

Northwest, MCC celebrate partnership, opening of new Kansas City Center

Representatives of Northwest Missouri State University and Metropolitan Community College (MCC) gathered Thursday, Jan. 9, to mark their collaboration and the relocation of Northwest’s Kansas City Center to the MCC-Maple Woods campus. Northwest classes at the new location begin in conjunction with the start of the University’s spring trimester Monday, Jan. 13. Northwest is using …