MCC in the news: Examiner reports “Blazers pick up wins”

From the Examiner: Kansas City, MO — Goals by Christian Horne, Vasil Ristov and Yacine Hamchaoui powered the Blue River Community College men’s soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Wentworth Military Academy at Kansas City’s Swope Park on Friday. Cody Braden had an assist in the NJCAA Region 16 match. Blue River is 3-9. …

Free Sunday Concert: Northland Symphony Orchestra

The Northland Symphony Orchestra will present its first concert of the season at 3 p.m. Oct. 16 at Park Hill High School. This concert is free and open to the public. The NSO will be performing Anton Bruckner’s  Symphony No. 4, “Romantic,” which was penned by the Austrian composer in 1874. The work is one …

MCC’s annual United Way Campaign runs through Oct. 31

Last year, 167 MCC employees donated to the United Way campaign and helped to raise over $32,000.  The goal this year is to increase the level of MCC employee participation to ensure that the increasingly needed assistance is available for the Kansas City Community.  Information about fundraising activities and instructions on how to access, complete, …

Tackling for a cause at MCC-Longview

MCC-Longview’s Student Ambassadors is sponsoring Tackling for Ta-Ta’s — a flag-football fundraiser to support breast cancer awareness through the Susan G. Komen Foundation. This event will give you and your friends a chance to strike your most convincing Heisman pose for a great cause. The event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m – 2 p.m. …

Monarchs lock up #1 seed in regional playoffs

The MCC-Maple Woods Monarchs won 2 out of 3 home games this weekend, both securing the #1 seed in each team’s regional playoffs coming at the end of October. The women lost a hard-fought game against Northern Oklahoma Friday during the Homecoming festivities, despite goals by Christin Worley (assisted by Alex Montes) and Kayla Muehlbach …

The Good Doctor opens this weekend

  You will not want to miss this unique opportunity to see some of Russian Author Anton Checkov’s comedic short-stories come to life. Combine the genius of Chekhov with the comic mastery of Neil Simon, and you have The Good Doctor, a compilation of Chekhov’s humorous (and sometimes poignant) short stories set in 19th-Century Russia. …