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Subscribe to Text Alerts for Weather Closings

With snow in the forecast, we just want to remind you that you can sign up for MCC Notify Me, the college’s emergency text-messaging service that helps keep students and employees informed about campus emergencies and other time-sensitive matters such as inclement weather closings. If you are not currently subscribed to MCC Notify Me but would like …

Metropolitan Community College Employees Receive Senior Service Award

  Four Metropolitan Community College employees were recognized on the state level for their years of service. The awards were presented during MCCA’s fiftieth annual convention.  The Missouri Community College Association is a statewide organization through which Missouri’s community colleges work together.   MCC-BLUE RIVER’S HARDEN RECEIVES SENIOR SERVICE AWARD Shari Harden received the Missouri …

MCC hosts fourth annual RCCA conference

MCC will host the fourth annual Regional Community College Assessment Conference at the Penn Valley campus.  Staff, faculty and administrators from 22 colleges across the Midwest are meeting today in Kansas City to talk about ways to improve the capture of student data as a means to improving student learning. Representatives from colleges in Kansas, …

FIRST Robotics and MCC in the News

Last week, March 14 and 15, MCC-Business & Technology hosted the Greater Kansas City Region FIRST Robotics Competition.  More than 2,000 team members, mentors, parents, judges and volunteers attended. Check out some of the media coverage below: See pictures of the competition in this KC Star photo gallery. Read about the process of designing and …

Greater KC FIRST Robotics Competition coming to MCC-BT

One of the Midwest’s largest robotics tournaments will take place March 14 and 15 at MCC-Business & Technology.  The Greater Kansas City Regional FIRST Robotics Competition will featuring more than 1,1o0 high school students representing 57 FIRST Robotics teams from the Kansas City area. Dubbed the Varsity Sport for the Mind, FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) …

Northwest, MCC celebrate partnership, opening of new Kansas City Center

Representatives of Northwest Missouri State University and Metropolitan Community College (MCC) gathered Thursday, Jan. 9, to mark their collaboration and the relocation of Northwest’s Kansas City Center to the MCC-Maple Woods campus. Northwest classes at the new location begin in conjunction with the start of the University’s spring trimester Monday, Jan. 13. Northwest is using …