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MCC-Maple Woods music instructor Jim Murray wins NRCC award

Jim Murray, music instructor at MCC-Maple Woods and conductor of the Northland Symphony Orchestra, was recently rewarded for his efforts at the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce’s annual Excellence in Education banquet. The banquet honors outstanding teachers and students who contribute to education in the Northland each year. Murray, who has been at MCC for …

MCC employee receives Mother Evelyn O’Neill Award

Barbara Friedmann, outreach manager for the MCC Institute for Workforce Innovation, received the 2014 Mother Evelyn O’Neill Award today.  The award, presented by St. Teresa’s Academy, recognizes excellence in leadership, community service or educational reform.  Barb was honored for her long-standing role as a community leader and activist in the Kansas City area. Barb has …

Maple Woods vet tech program awarded by NAVTA

The MCC-Maple Woods veterinary technology program was recently awarded Chapter of the Year and Advisor of the Year by the National Association of Veterinary Technicians of America. The awards are given to chapters who focus on the success of their students, as well as engage the community. The vet tech class at Maple Woods, along …

MCC-Longview wins Lee’s Summit Chamber award

MCC-Longview was honored on Friday by the Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce with the Business of the Year Award. The campus received the honor at the chamber’s annual Res In Motus Award Luncheon. Longview was chosen from among three finalists in the large-employer category. Award selection was based on excellence in mission and culture, employee …

MCC-Maple Woods awards stand-out students

Each year, MCC-Maple Woods recognizes students who stand out, both with academic success and leadership abilities. Recognition is given to students who go above and beyond in their studies and who impact the learning environment in a positive way for their fellow students. Individual Academic Honors: Engineering – Tony Powers Engineering – Andrew Griffin Engineering …

MCC-Longview Automotive Students Succeed at SkillsUSA

Congratulations to MCC-Longview automotive students Eric Romines and Greg Hansen for their success at the Missouri State SkillsUSA competition earlier this month at Linn State Technical College. Eric and Greg placed first and third, respectively, in the automotive service technology contest. As a first place winner, Eric qualifies to compete at the national championship June …

Honors for MCC-Longview’s Kappa Tau chapter and President Grogan

The MCC-Longview chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, Kappa Tau, attended the regional PTK convention in St. Charles, Missouri earlier this spring and came away with several accolades. The chapter was awarded the Five Star Chapter Development Award, the highest recognition for a chapter performing required Scholarship, Leadership, and Service. Kappa Tau was also one of …

MCC-Longview Nominated for Lee’s Summit Chamber Award

MCC-Longview has been nominated for the Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce 2013 Res in Motus (Business in Motion) Business of the Year award in the Magnus category (more than 20 employees). The campus is in the running for the award with two other local businesses, Metcalf Bank and Hawthorn Bank. The candidates from each category …

One lucky MCC-BT student finishing semester with degree and $1600 toobox

Caleb Dixon has recieved a Heating, Cooling, Ventilation, and Refrigeration (HVAC/R) Job Ready Certificate, a One-Year Certificate, an Associate’s of Applied Science Degree, and now an enormous toolbox . Caleb started working at Bob Hamilton Plumbing, Heating, A/C, and Rooter soon after starting the HVAC/R program at MCC-BT.  “I went to a Career Fair just …