New-faculty seminars begin Aug. 26

Six new-faculty seminars, which are an extension of orientation, will be rolled out this academic year, during both the fall and spring semesters. The first seminar, Instructional Techniques, will be held this Friday. See below for the seminar schedule for the fall semester. The spring schedule will be posted in January 2011. Instructional Techniques Panel with Tom Wheeler …

MCC celebrates a night at the K

The inaugural MCC Night at the K will bring together students, alumni and employees to celebrate as one MCC at Kauffman Stadium on Tuesday, Sept. 20. The Royals will take on the Detroit Tigers at 7:10 p.m. All those who have an MCC ticket are invited to a free tailgate-style dinner at Arrowhead Stadium’s North Club …

Optimal Resume demonstration for students and employees

Optimal Resume  a virtual Career Management software, is NOW available. You are invited to attend the first demonstration session on: Tuesday, Aug. 30 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. MCC-Longview Community Education Center building Computer Lab  Build Resumes and Letters – Create e-portfolios and videos – Publish professional websites – Practice interviews Do you need help building your resume?  Reserve your …

Tell the world you have arrived

Are you studying up in the Library? Or maybe you are grabbing a bite to eat in the cafeteria? Possibly you are discussing the latest math assignment with your teacher… No matter where you are on campus, let us know. Get checked in, get connected. MCC-Longview uses a number of social sites to get you …

MCC-Longview presents: ‘Minor Monuments’

MCC-Longview presents: Minor Monuments, an exhibit by Katherine Anne Novotny. This outstanding show by Katherine Anne Novotny takes modern icons we see everyday, such as a stop sign or crosswalk, and turns them into something new and unexpected. Here is what the artist says about her show: “I can only consider my experience with our …

VIDEO: MCC highlights longtime employee Deb Vacek

Deb Vacek

Twenty five years ago, Deb Vacek had graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, was a starving artist and was working “some job on the Plaza”. She needed a full-time job, and found one as a secretary working for Rick Drumm in Human Resources at MCC. “That’s how I earned money through college, doing …

MCC welcomes new faculty and staff

 The faculty and staff attended new employee orientation today at MCC-Penn Valley. The new employees and their campus is listed below in alphabetical order: Carlos Bass, MCC-Maple Woods Heather Boell, MCC Administrative Center LeAnn Bradberry, MCC-Business & Technology Paul Bradley, MCC Administrative Center Dawn Brady, MCC-Penn Valley Erwin Brown, MCC-Longview Allen Cassity, MCC-Longview David Collins, …