Category «Student Life»

Northland Ethnic Festival brings international flavor and fun

Each year, MCC-Maple Woods teams up with the City of Riverside to present the Northland Ethnic Festival at Park Hill South High School. Dancer, cooks, crafters and creative individuals from a variety of world cultures get together for a day of great food, bright colors and beautiful cultural displays. See below for photos of this …

MCC-Maple Woods students express themselves

The MCC-Maple Woods Campus Life and Leadership office hosted Express Yourself Day – students were able to absolutely be their craziest selves, with henna tattoos, haircuts and even hair color (it’s a little late for St. Patrick’s Day, no?) Henna Tattoos Haircuts Happy St. Patrick’s Day! In April! Even staff got in on the fun …

MCC goes blue for child abuse prevention

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 …

Child Abuse Prevention Month at MCC

6,000 Easter eggs adorned the lawn at MCC-Blue River when hundreds of families from the region convened to show their young ones a fun time while they learned to protect themselves from threats to children. The video attached relates just one of the health and happiness protecting activities that were provided at Blue River last …

MCC-Penn Valley Student Art Exhibit Announcement

  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

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-Maple Woods Environmental Club kicks off gardening season with seedlings

The early onset of warm weather has made setting the annual garden easier, and the abundant rain has prepped the ground nicely – all that’s needed are the plants! The MCC-Maple Woods Environmental Club has that covered – members will be selling seedlings of various veggies and flowers from 9 a.m. – noon outside the …

Summer and Fall enrollment begins

Summer and Fall enrollment for classes at MCC begin today. For more information about how to enroll or steps to take, click here, or visit an academic advisor at any of our MCC campuses.

National School Library Month, students could win free book

April 23 is World Book Night, and the Longview Campus Library will be celebrating this event with displays, and a drawing on the 23rd for 20 copies of Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card. Students, stop by the circulation desk of the Longview Library to register for this drawing and to help us celebrate National School …

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

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 …