Category «Employee Center»

Sign up for your insurance Oct. 19-30

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An important reminder: MCC’s open enrollment period for 2016 insurance runs Monday, Oct. 19, through Friday, Oct. 30. All benefit eligible employees must re-enroll because the options are changing. Also, you must re-enroll in the flexible spending account (FSA) or health savings account (HSA) if you’re contributing your own money. For a slide-show presentation about …

HLC accreditation factoids

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MCC’s accreditation review is coming up: A team from the Higher Learning Commission will be here in mid-November to assess whether the College meets the commission’s criteria for accreditation. MCC and every other college or university periodically undergo reevaluation by a regional accrediting body.  MCC’s last systemwide accreditation review was almost 10 years ago, in …

Deadline for comments on HLC draft is Sept. 30

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The HLC Steering Committee reminds employees that the deadline to comment on the final draft of the accreditation document is Wednesday, Sept. 30, at noon. The committee wrote “assurance arguments” in five categories, or criteria, that will be reviewed by a team from the Higher Learning Commission. The reviewers will be here in mid-November and …

Getting to know MCC: Vicki Raine

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The Metropolitan Community College family is quite large, sprawled across five campuses covering more than 50 square miles. Getting to know MCC is a part of everyday work in collaborating across departments and campuses to reach the overall goal of preparing students, serving communities and creating opportunities. This new feature will introduce you to MCC …

MCCA Awareness Day

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Today (September 25th) is the deadline to join MCCA this year. Please consider renewing your membership or becoming a new member of the MCCA family. Your support helps to ensure that we have a voice at the capitol and receive our fair share of state funding and retirement benefits. Visit the MCCA website at www.mccatoday.org …

Welcome, new MCC employees

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MCC is thrilled to add new members to our team. Please say hi if you see these new faces on your campus.     From left to right: Name                                    Title                                              Location Sarah Nyepon   …

Now’s your chance to read MCC’s accreditation ‘arguments’

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As you’ve probably heard, MCC is about to undergo an accreditation review — not for a single program but for the entire college. Our last institutional review by the Higher Learning Commission was in 2006. A seven-member team of HLC reviewers will be here Nov. 15-18. Part of preparing for this accreditation visit is putting …

MCC Wellness Center to close Jan. 31

MCC’s Wellness Center will close at the end of January, the Human Resources department announced Sept. 18. HR officials said the Wellness Center, on the first floor of the Health Science Institute building at 3444 Broadway, experienced low utilization. Here’s the statement from HR: After much deliberation and study a decision has been made to …

The HLC accreditation team is coming — what you should know

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It has been almost 10 years since Metropolitan Community College underwent an accreditation review. If you weren’t here in 2006, or if you just weren’t paying attention, now’s the time to catch up: A team from the Higher Learning Commission arrives in mid-November and will be here several days. Is this a big deal? Absolutely. …