Chancellor James accepts insurance committee’s recomendations

Vice Chancellor Tuesday Stanley announced today that Chancellor Mark James accepted the MCC Insurance Committee’s recommendation to continue with Blue Cross and Blue Shield as MCC’s health insurance provider for calendar year 2012. There is also an option for a second year renewal with varying renewal rates, dependent on employees’ and retirees’ participation in wellness …

Governor’s Association visits MCC

This year’s annual conference for the National Governors’ Association of State Workforce Board Chairs was held in Kansas City. In touring various sites around the metropolitan area, they made the Health Science Institute one of their stops. The National Governors’ Association identifies priority issues and deal collectively with matters of public policy at the state …

MCC in the news: Collaboration works

  On Thursday, Aug. 4, Fox 4 News ran a story on MCC regarding a new community outreach initiative housed in the Health Science Institute. Since purchasing medical supplies can be a costly venture for many people in the Kansas City area, the Health Science Institute, along with other community partners, opened Collaboration Works, a …

Career Opportunity

CO# 11-116 MW Enrollment Manager * posted 08/05/2011 * will be removed from the website at 11:59 pm Sunday, 08/21/2011 for the initial screening. * For more information or to apply: www.mcckcjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51383

Bookstores looking for a few good volunteers

MCC bookstores want you! Help get the students set up for the first day of class! MCC employees are needed to volunteer at any of the campus bookstores during the week of Aug. 18 – 26 , time range between 7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Exceptions to these dates are noted in descriptions below. To volunteer, …

Goodi Khalsa heads to UC-Berkeley

When Goodi Khalsa enrolled at Metropolitan Community College, she was unsure where her education would take her. “When I first came to Longview I wanted to go into nursing,” Khalsa said. “But after that first semester I wasn’t sold on what I wanted to do, really.” With a strong background in mathematics and problems solving …