Category «Community»

Trail Blazer Soccer Teams Build on Success

The Trail Blazer soccer season at Metropolitan Community College–Blue River is well under way. The regular season continues through mid-October, followed by NJCAA Region 16 tournaments. “We’ve got a good collection of talent from around the area on both teams,” said athletic coordinator and head men’s coach David Owens. Both teams feature many great Missouri …

Register Now for Oct. 12 Trail Blazer 5K

The Trail Blazer 5K race is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 12, on the MCC-Blue River campus. Students, employees and community members are all welcome to take part in this fun and healthy event for recreational walkers and runners. It is a fundraiser for Student Activities,  Athletics and the Staff Association. For a guaranteed t-shirt, please register …

MCC-Penn Valley art faculty to present exhibition

  MCC-Penn Valley Art Department faculty will present their work in a group exhibit of visual artwork which includes ceramics, sculpture, painting, drawing, photography, graphic design, and mixed media. The show displays department leaders’ professional work and kicks off the 2013-14 academic year. The exhibit opens with a First Friday reception on Sept. 6 from …

Karen Moore accepted into Centurions Leadership Program

Karen Moore, Dean of Students at MCC-Business & Technology, has been accepted into the Centurions Leadership Program 2015 class.  The two-year program by the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce encourages young leaders to explore the opportunities and issues of the Kansas City area.  More than 1,000 of Kansas City’s non-profit and business leaders are …

MCC-Maple Woods partners with Kearney to offer College for Kids

After recently reinstating its popular College for Kids program, Maple Woods expanded the program to reach families in the nearby Kearney area, offering a variety of classes at the Kearney Firehouse. Many of the courses are identical to ones offered on the Maple Woods campus, giving summer students an opportunity to experience working with robots, …