Vice chancellors visit MCC-MW cabinet to discuss budget, IT issues

Vice chancellors Tuesday Stanley and Paul Long visited with the president’s cabinet at MCC-Maple Woods to discuss upcoming changes and challenges for MCC on Thursday. Stanley gave a brief overview of the zero-based budgeting model that MCC plans on undertaking in the near future. The zero-based budgeting process involves balancing programs at MCC based on …

Career opportunities

CO# 11-141 LV Student Services Technician – FPT posted 09/23/2011 will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, 10/02/2011 for the initial screening. For more information or to apply: www.mcckcjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51416 CO# 11-142 AC Press Operator posted 09/23/2011 will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, 10/09/2011 for the initial screening. For more information or …

MCC students prepare for launch into space

MCC engineering space project

  Look in the sky! It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a… massive low-orbit weather balloon designed and built by MCC-Longview engineering students. On Saturday, Oct. 1, the artistic group Dark Matter along with MCC-Longview Engineering students will launch a weather balloon with a hi-resolution camera attached. The plan is to let the balloon …

MCC-MW admissions coordinators reach out to surrounding areas

Separated by rolling cornfields and several miles of freeway, the Northland’s outlying communities sometimes drive hours each way to attend MCC-Maple Woods. Admissions coordinators realize that’s one extra step on the route to getting an education, and spend a large part of the fall semester visiting outlying school districts to share the benefits of attending …

Time to sign up for intramural sports

Intramural basketball, volleyball, and football

It’s time again to start gearing up for intramural sports! MCC-Blue River gives students a chance to strut their stuff on the football field or the basketball court, or they can take it to the net with a group of friends in the intramural volleyball challenge. Teams must have at least two MCC students on …

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MCC-MW bids farewell to a smiling front desk face

After years manning MCC-Maple Woods’ front desk, Tanya Klughardt is moving on, taking up residence in Philadelphia, Penn. with her husband. Students and employees alike will miss Tanya’s smile and (sarcastic) sense of humor and the entire Maple Woods family wishes her well in all her future endeavors.

Joplin still needs your help

Homes destroyed … lives lost … schools in shambles … the landscape scarred. That was Joplin after a massive tornado tore through the town on May 22, 2011. Most relief agencies are gone now, but the need continues. Be part of the effort to rebuild Joplin. Volunteers are needed to plant trees, make minor repairs, …