Penn Valley English Instructor Millie Edwards shared her gift of song with the more than 1,300 attendees celebrating the lives of the three victims killed at area Jewish institutions. U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder was among the participants who delivered messages of hope and peace at the Jewish Community Center.
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Bernadette Torres, gallery director of MCC-Penn Valley’s Carter Art Center Gallery, was one of more than 40 artists across the country who’s works were selected for the “In Full Bloom” exhibit. The ceramics show will be displayed at the Baltimore Clayworks Gallery in Baltimore, Md. As the title suggests, the exhibit explores botanical themes and […]
MCC employees, students, and alumni are invited to attend MCC Night at the K on Tuesday, May 13. For the low price of $15, you will receive a pre-game tailgate meal, a “Be Royal” t-shirt with the MCC logo on the back, and a discounted ticket for game admission in the Hy-Vee seating section of […]
The MCC community lost a great historian and instructor – a fixture of Maple Woods for 42 year and MCC for nearly half a decade, John Stockmyer passed recently from complications stemming from heart surgery. A memorial service will be held to pay tribute to John’s many contributions to MCC from 10 a.m. – noon […]
The MCC Works Family Campaign is hosting a $1 pizza lunch across the district this week. Employees can come and enjoy a slice of Pizza Hut pizza for $1 per slice and turn in commitment forms, ask questions about the campaign, or meet your Family Committee representative. The schedule for the remaining $1 Pizza Lunches: […]
The April Board of Trustees meeting will be held Thursday, April 17 at 6:30 p.m. at MCC-Business & Technology in Campus Center room 248/249. Note: The May Board meeting date was changed to Thursday May 8, 2014. It will be held at the Administrative Center at the normal time of 6:30 p.m.
The MCC-Penn Valley Jazz Ensemble performed this weekend at the 18th & Vine Jazz Festival. Students in the ensemble also participated in a clinic with saxophonist and educator Nathan Davis on Saturday. The students’ final performance was Saturday evening at the Gem Theater as part of the Jammin’ At The Gem Lifetime Achievement concert. In […]
The MCC Works Family Campaign is beginning the second week of campus activities for employees to turn in commitment forms, ask questions about the campaign, or meet MCC Foundation Director Kent Huyser. Maple Woods held their dessert reception today, and the remaining events this week are as follows: Wednesday BT 3-4pm CC124 Wednesday LV […]
Penn Valley’s best and brightest students were inducted into Phi Theta Kappa honor society Saturday. The program kicked of with opening comments by Yvette Sweeney, dean of students. Penn Valley President Joe Seabrooks offered words of encouragement to the scholars. The keynote address was delivered by Crystal Braden-Nevins, vice president of communications for Phi Theta […]
The Francis Institute and the University of Missouri Extension – Jackson County 4-H After school hosted the 7th Annual Power Up Institute on Saturday. The daylong training institute is geared toward youth and after school professionals. The event featured fun, interactive programming ideas that match educational standards.