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Need your car washed? Let CAB do it!

Now is your chance to erase the “Wash Me!” taunts your child (or your parents) scribbled into the dust on your car – the MCC-Maple Woods Collegiate Activities Board will be hosting a car wash from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. April 18 in the front parking lot of the campus. It’s FREE! CAB will …

Student Worker Appreciation Week

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The week of Apr. 16, 2012, has been declared “Student Worker Appreciation Week” to show campus wide appreciation and to recognize the hard work and contributions that student workers make to MCC-Blue River. Dr. Banks will present small tokens of appreciation to all student workers throughout the week, and supervisors and staff coworkers of student workers …

MCC goes blue for child abuse prevention

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Wear blue on Friday and keep child abuse prevention in mind throughout the month of April. That’s the message from Governor Jay Nixon, whom proclaimed April 2012 “Child Abuse Prevention Month.” Metropolitan Community College Associate Vice Chancellor Tom Vansaghi was present (pictured center with children), as the chair of the Missouri Children’s Trust Fund, to accept Governor …

MCC-Penn Valley Student Art Exhibit Announcement

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  Come out and support the *STUDENT ART EXHIBIT AND SALE* hosted by the MCC-Penn Valley’s Carter Art Center Gallery Public Sale (Free Admission) Thursday, April 19 6 – 9 p.m. Friday, April 20 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Saturday, April 21 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Friends of the Carter Art Center Preview Sale …

MCC-Maple Woods to honor veterans with early Memorial Day ceremony

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Before the spring semester slips into summer vacation, the MCC-Maple Woods Computer Club is inviting everyone on campus to share in a Memorial Day ceremony honoring veterans, current service members and first responders from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. May 2 in the Campus Center Arbor Room. This event is free and open to the …

MCC-Longview Flights of Fancy returns to campus

Break out the box kites and great ready to spend your day on Metropolitan Community College-Longview’s front lawn. The 6th Annual MCC-Longview Flights of Fancy kite festival sponsored by Farmers Insurance is back and bigger than ever. Sean Beaver and the Kansas City Kite Club will once again put on an amazing display of mega-kites …

Murder and comedy on stage at MCC-Longview’s Cultural Arts Center

Sliding doors, secret passageways, swiveling bookcases, an untimely blizzard, and diabolical characters combine to set the stage for sidesplitting comedy in John Bishop’s The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940, the spring production by MCC-Longview’s theater department. The play, directed by Kittie Harden, will be staged April 13, 14, 19, 20, and 21 in the Cultural …

Want to know what Kansas City employers are looking for? Let them tell you!

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Learn what Kansas City employers are looking for in potential workers and how to use your education, training and resume to your advantage. MCC-Maple Woods will host a panel of local employers from 12-1 p.m. April 18 in the Campus Center Arbor Room. This event is free and open to the public. The following employers …

Memorial dog tags available for purchase to benefit Matt Mason Scholarship Fund

In remembrance of former MCC-Maple Woods student, athlete and national hero Matt Mason, a scholarship has been established through the MCC Foundation to be awarded to future baseball players who exhibit the Navy SEAL’s values and passion for the game. To fund the scholarship, the MCC-Maple Woods Bookstore will be selling memorial dog tags with …

MCC in the news: MCC dominates Examiner front page

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Dr. Michael Banks, the incoming MCC-Blue River president, took his post on campus this week. His responses to five questions from the Independence/Blue Springs Examiner’s Kelly Evanson were front page news. Another Blue River happening worthy of front page attention is the upcoming “All for the Children” child abuse prevention event. Due to the great …