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 […]
News and features about the many activities and events where MCC participates in the surrounding metropolitan community.
Boy Scouts had the opportunity to earn merit badges in several areas including: welding, computers, drafting, metal work, electronics, geocaching, nuclear science, radio, robotics, and traffic safety.
Lauren Stangl, enrollment services processing supervisor, wanted to share the love, and some fun, this Valentine’s Day. She has invited her coworkers to design a card for the kids at Children’s Mercy Hospital so they can receive something special this Valentine’s Day. Lauren has provided all the supplies. If you would like to participate, stop […]
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 […]
Do you have a family income of less than $52,000? If so, you may be eligible so free tax filing through NextStepKC. The community-based organization is working with trained students and staff at MCC-Maple Woods to offer free state and federal income tax filing to qualified individuals. All services are provided on the MCC-Maple Woods […]
The men’s and women’s basketball teams at Penn Valley battled Johnson County Community College in the first-ever border war Friday. Although the Lady Scouts came up short against the Lady Cavs (87-46), the Scouts trampled the Cavs 76-73. The men’s team also defeated Kansas City, Kansas Community College in the MLK Classic 88-67 on Monday. […]
Tiffany Green of the Francis Institute at Penn Valley was featured Thursday on KCTV 5’s “Better Kansas City.” The segment gave tips to parents and caregivers for beating cabin fever during frigid winter months. To view the clip, click on Francis Institute shared cabin fever busters.
Who says the Border War is over? And this time it’s Jackson County versus Johnson County. The NEW border war is going down Friday, January 17th . The Penn Valley Scouts will represent Jackson County and go head-to-head with the Johnson County Community College Cavaliers. The Lady Scouts will take on the Lady Cavs at […]
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 […]
Harrisonville manufacturer Church & Dwight Co., Inc. has partnered with Metropolitan Community College to enroll 45 of their 250 employees in the Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree program for business management. The first group of students, consisting of plant workers and administrative staff, started this past fall at MCC and is gearing up for their second semester. […]